Sutra Cover

A work made of silk, plain weave double cloth with band of 1:3 's' twill weave and of plain weave.
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  • A work made of silk, plain weave double cloth with band of 1:3 's' twill weave and of plain weave.

Date:

Ming dynasty (1368–1644), c. 1590’s

Artist:

China

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Title

Sutra Cover

Origin

China

Date

1590–1599

Medium

Silk, plain weave double cloth with band of 1:3 'S' twill weave and of plain weave

Dimensions

34.5 × 13.6 cm (13 5/8 × 5 3/8 in.) Repeat: 12 × 9.2 cm (4 3/4 × 3 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Alyce and Edwin DeCosta and The Walter E. Heller Foundation Endowment

Reference Number

2001.164.28

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