Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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97 (Wat Tiyasathan)

abbots room collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan script

W542.
Title: alauṅʻʺ tǫ khaį kā phuikʻ̨ hā̐ cavʻ̐
Title: Story of the five bodhisattas from the egg of a white crow
Title:

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

Subject:  folk stories,non canonical jataka 

Language(s): shan

Work ID: W542

W543.
Title: likʻ̐̐̐ maʹ hūkʻʺ tūvʻ
Title: The Six Horses
Title:

Shan text descriptor: Lik   Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ phīlā

Subject:  folk stories,non canonical jataka 

Language(s): shan

Work ID: W543

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
100/200
Dimensions: (written):

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 copying (era): sakkaraja era

Date of copying (year): 1263

Provenance and Acquisition

Place name for present copy: Wat Tiyasathan, Mae Taeng District, Chiang Mai Province.