Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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14 (Wat Tiyasathan)

shrine room hidden collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan script

W444.
Title: cavʻ̐ ʼaliṅʻ̨ tamʻ̨ mą̄
Title:

Shan text descriptor: Not specified   Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ phīlā

General remarks on work: 2 works in one ms.

Subject:  sutta,canonical jataka 

Language(s): shan

Work ID: W444

W445.
Title: cavʻ̐̐ canʻ na ka
Title: Story of Janaka Jātaka
Title:

Shan text descriptor: Not specified   Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ phīlā

Subject:  sutta,canonical jataka 

Language(s): shan

Work ID: W445

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
140/280
Dimensions: (written):
Foliation:

Lines (per folio:) Unknown

Condition

excellent

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: lac,gilt

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): buddhist era

Date of composition (year): 2407

Provenance and Acquisition

Present copy's donor: saṅʻ kanʻʺ phūṅʻ (khā phūvʻ meʺ)