Cotton ikat with tapestry insert

Yemen, ArabiaThis beautiful cloth is clearly ikate dyed warp  in cotton (yes cotton), with a tapestry inserts wihich bunnies in roundels and a fleur-de-lis type decoration.

Weave Structure: 

Time Period: 

11th C AD
12th C AD

Source: 

Two Thousand Years of Textiles; The Figured Textiles of Europe and the Near East

Warp: 

cotton

Weft: 

cotton

Museum: 

The Detroit Institue of Arts