Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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5 (Wat Tiyasathan)

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Contents

Concertina book written in shan,burmese script

Title: Jinatthappakāsanī sūñʻ pye vaṅʻ kyamʻʺ
Title: Commentaries on the life of the Buddha
Title:

Shan text descriptor:  tra Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ kvamʻʺ nūñʻʺ

Subject:  history 

Language(s): shan,burmese,pali

Work ID: W440

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
Dimensions: (written):
Foliation:

Lines (per folio:) 10

Condition

reasonable

animal,wear

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

Covers: yes Cover colour: gold Cover material: papier mache

Cover embellishment: lac,gilt

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): sakkaraja era

Date of composition (year): 1255

Date of copying (era): sakkaraja era

Date of copying (year): 1272

Provenance and Acquisition

Original donor: cavʻ lūṅʻ manʻ camʻ

Original place of donation: keʺ sīʺ

Present copy's donor: luṅʻʺ kyauṅʻʺ ku na naiʺ cuinʻ̐ (mè̐ tèṅʻ)

Place name for present copy: Wat Tiyasathan, Mae Taeng, Thailand