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Sutra Cover with Buddhist Symbols

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
16th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk satin with supplementary weft patterning
Dimensions:
Overall: 13 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. (34.3 x 12.1 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
46.186.22
Not on view
[ Philadelphia Museum of Art , until 1946; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Chinese Textiles of the Ming Dynasty," February 11, 2009–August 2, 2009.

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