Rare Embroidered Sutra Covers, 19th century.  Beautifully detailed embroidered silk with two endless knot Buddhist symbols and the Queen's earrings design (one of the Tibetan seven precious jewels.)  Reddish silk background with yellow silk on insde.  Some wear, dirtiness, and fading.  2 Covers measures 7 1/2"  (19 cm) long.   Price is $475