Sutra Cover

A work made of silk, 4:1 satin damask weave.
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  • A work made of silk, 4:1 satin damask 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, 4:1 satin damask weave

Dimensions

36.2 × 12.6 cm (14 1/4 × 5 in.) Repeat: 4.2 × 5.6 cm (1 5/8 × 2 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

2001.164.43

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