Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

OR BROWSE BY

067 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan script

Title: kanʻ toʻ miṅʻʺ kyauṅʻʺ
Title: The temple of the King's royal lake
Title:

Shan text descriptor:  Vatthu Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ Text at other location: Wat Pang Mu

Subject:  folk stories 

Language(s): shan

Work ID: W171

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
94 / 188
Dimensions: (written):
Foliation:

Lines (per folio:) 10

Condition

poor

wear,human

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Condition

no

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): sakkaraja era

Date of composition (year): 1225

Provenance and Acquisition

Former owner: Wat Jong Klang

Original place of donation: ta kā poʻ muiṅʻʺ (vanʻ nāʺ puṅʻ)