MS 191790 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)
Rolled book written in shan,burmese script
Shan text descriptor: Alaung Introduction: yes
General remarks on work: Pagination on verso only. The author of this text seemed to be a Mao Shan (Far Northern Shan who live along the Mao (Shweli) river, now along the Burma-China border. The reason is that he uses the Tai Mao accent 'la' for the 'na' sound as used by other Shans.
A Shan lik long poetic text on the story of a bodhisatta who was hunting for an elephant that has three horns.
Subject: non canonical jataka
Work ID: W63
Lines (per folio:) 22
Appearance (paper): white
Date of copying (era): sakkaraja era
Date of copying (year): 1275
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