Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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Dep Stol 86 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Unknown collection

Contents

Concertina book written in burmese script

Title: no title
Title:

Illustrated (ornamentation): colour

Illustrated (diagrams): colour

Illustrated (pictures): colour

Shan text descriptor: Not specified   Introduction: no

General remarks on work: diagrams illustrating tattoos - in red, black, green/blue colour.

manual for tattooing.

Subject:  astrology Subject comments: magical work of yantra/mantra

Colophon: Colophon:no 
Language(s): burmese,pali

Work ID: W54

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
40 / 80
Dimensions: (written):
Foliation:

Lines (per folio:) 9-10

Condition

reasonable

wear

Actually yellow paper

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: lac,embossed

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Provenance and Acquisition

Former owner: Stolper