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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
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Chinese Textiles," April 18, 2012–October 14, 2012.

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