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Sutra Cover with Horses in Waves

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
16th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk satin with supplementary weft patterning in silk
Dimensions:
Overall: 14 1/4 x 5 in. (36.2 x 12.7 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
46.186.68
Not on view
[ Philadelphia Museum of Art , until 1946; sold to MMA]
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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