Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Sutra Cover with Clouds and Auspicious Symbols

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
16th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk and metallic thread
Dimensions:
Overall: 13 13/16 x 4 13/16 x 1/4 in. (35.1 x 12.2 x 0.6 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Purchase, Friends of Asian Art Gifts, in honor of James C. Y. Watt, 2011
Accession Number:
2011.221.18
Not on view
Related Objects

Jar with Dragon

Date: early 15th century Medium: Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware) Accession: 37.191.1 On view in:Gallery 204

Rice measure with Daoist deities

Date: 16th century Medium: Carved red, green, and black lacquer Accession: 13.100.140 On view in:Gallery 221

Jar with Carp in Lotus Pond

Date: mid-16th century Medium: Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under and colored enamels over transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware) Accession: 17.127.2 On view in:Gallery 204

Wardrobe

Date: 16th century Medium: Wood (Huanghuali, or Dalbergia odoriferal); metal fittings Accession: 1976.193.7a–o On view in:Gallery 218

Side Table

Date: 16th century Medium: Wood (huanghuali, or Dalbergia odorifera) Accession: 1976.193.5a–c On view in:Gallery 218