Repository for the Great Perfection of Wisdom Sutra

Lacquered wood with ink, color, gold, cut gold, and metalwork | 160cm | late 1100s

Unknown Artist

This repository was created to house nearly 300 sutras, or religious scrolls. On the inside of the doors, fierce figures dressed in elaborate armor and decorated with gold and silver foil served as guardians for the scrolls. On the back wall, there a...
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