Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Sutra Cover with Gourds on a Vine Scroll

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
16th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk satin with supplementary weft patterning
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 x 14 1/4 in. (12.7 x 36.2 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
46.186.81
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed label, black on yellow-gold: Chinese with seal.
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Chinese Textiles of the Yuan and Ming Dynasties," April 1, 2005–July 25, 2005.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Chinese Textiles of the Ming Dynasty," February 11, 2009–August 2, 2009.

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