Section of Mahaprajanaparamita Sutra (Dai hannya kyō)

Handscroll fragment mounted as an album leaf, ink and gold on paper | 10.5 x 12.8in | 11th-12th century

Japanese Artist

This was probably the work of a devoted Buddhist who wrote out this sutra for devotional purposes rather than one by a professional scribe. Many mistakes were corrected in lengthy sentences between the lines.

Object: F75-18/18
Location: G, 205
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