Book Cover from a Manuscript of the Ashtasahasrika Prajnaparamita (Perfection of Wisdom) Sutra

Period: Karnata-Malla period
Date: 10th–11th century
Culture: Nepal (Kathmandu Valley)
Medium: Ink and color on wood, with metal insets
Dimensions: 2 1/4 x 22 3/8 in. (5.7 x 56.8 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: Gift of John and Evelyn Kossak, The Kronos Collections and Mr. and Mrs. Peter Findlay, 1979
Accession Number: 1979.511

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