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Illuminated Diamond Sutra, Chu Xiang Jingang Banruo Boluo Mijing

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
448
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Illuminated Diamond Sutra, Chu Xiang Jingang Banruo Boluo Mijing, China, Ming edition, with more than 180 pages of text and illustrations, bound with fabric hardcovers inscribed with production date and purpose: "this book is commissioned by Xiang Zhong (1421-1502) for his parents in October 15, Chenghua 6" (1470), in a fabric-covered box, each page 15 x 4 7/8 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

some page with tears and creases, cover and box with severe wear and tear, traces of water damage, stain.


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Keywords

Xiang Jingang Banruo Boluo, Xiang Zhong, 1st millennium BC, Chenghua, Jingang, Units of time, Xiang, Xiang Yu, China

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