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Priest's Robe

18th–19th century
Silk, metallic thread
44 1/4 x 75 1/4 in. (112.40 x 191.13 cm)
Credit Line:
Seymour Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
Not on view
[ Marian Cutter , New York, until 1953; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Japanese Mandalas: Emanations and Avatars," June 18, 2009–November 30, 2009.

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