Buddhist sutra leaves

Chinese
Ming dynasty
1475–1600


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Height x width: 4 x 10 1/2 in. (10.2 x 26.7 cm)

Accession Number

04.276

Medium or Technique

Silk slit tapestry (kesi), wood, lacquer, paint

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Sutra leaves in silk slit tapestry (kesi) set in lacquered frame box covering icon. See 04.277.

Provenance

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection; gift of William Sturgis Bigelow to the MFA on June 2, 1904

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection