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One of a Pair of Manuscript Covers from the Perfection of Wisdom Sutra (Ashtasahasrika Prajnaparamita Sutra)

A work made of pigments and metallic paint on wood.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of pigments and metallic paint on wood.

Date:

c. 17th century

Artist:

Nepal

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

One of a Pair of Manuscript Covers from the Perfection of Wisdom Sutra (Ashtasahasrika Prajnaparamita Sutra)

Place

Nepal (Object made in)

Date

1601–1700

Medium

Pigments and metallic paint on wood

Dimensions

10.2 × 41.1 × 1.4 cm (4 × 16 3/16 × 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Nancy Wiener; Kate S. Buckingham Endowment Fund

Reference Number

2004.757.4b

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