Sutra Cover

A work made of silk, 3:1 twill damask weave.
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  • A work made of silk, 3:1 twill 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, 3:1 twill damask weave

Dimensions

34.6 × 12.2 cm (13 5/8 × 4 3/4 in.) Repeat: 4.2 × 4.5 cm (1 5/8 × 1 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

2001.164.46

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