Section of the Sutra of Hokke sanho

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Historical period(s)
Heian period, 12th century
Medium
Ink, color, gold and silver on paper
Dimensions
H x W (with rollers): 138 x 45.6 cm (54 5/16 x 17 15/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Sylvan Barnet and William Burto
Accession Number
F2014.6.12a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Calligraphy
Type

Handscroll (mounted as a hanging scroll)

Keywords
biwa, Buddhism, drum, Japan, Late Heian (Fujiwara) period (897 - 1185), sutra, zither
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Sylvan Barnet 1926 - 2015
William Burto 1921-2013

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum