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Sutra Cover with Boys Holding the Stems of Large Flowers

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
16th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
Overall: 13 3/8 x 4 13/16 x 1/4 in. (34 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:
2011.221.37
Not on view
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