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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1924.72
Title
Section from Chapter 25 of the Lotus Sutra (Miaofa lianhua jing)
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Saddharma Pundarika Sutra
Classification
Manuscripts
Work Type
handscroll
Date
7th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Tang dynasty, 618-907
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/209841
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Handscroll; ink on paper.
Dimensions
H. 25.6 x W. 232 cm (10 1/16 x 91 5/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, First Fogg Expedition to China (1923-1924)
Accession Year
1924
Object Number
1924.72
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

32Q: 2740 Buddhist II, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/15/2016 - 05/31/2017

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