Keywords: standard script

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F1982.2

Sutra of the Great Demise (Mahaparinirvana Sutra) in standard script

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Sutra written in standard script on nine pieces of paper with eight seams. The standard length of each sheet is about 19 3/8″ with 29 lines of text; the first and 9th pieces of paper are much shorter. The scroll is not in its original unmounted state. It was mounted in recent times in a …