Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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064 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan script

Author: unknown
Title: maṅʻ ka lā kyamʻʺ
Title: The Treatise of Blessing
Title:

Shan text descriptor:  Kyam Rhyming system: sauṅʻ kivʻ Text at other location: Wat Pang Mu

Subject:  commentary 

Language(s): shan

Work ID: W173

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
152 / 240
Dimensions: (written):

Condition

poor

animal

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: lac

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): sakkaraja era

Date of composition (year): 1259

Date of copying (era): sakkaraja era

Date of copying (year): 1322

Provenance and Acquisition

Former owner: Wat Jong Klang

Present copy's donor: kyauṅʻʺ ta kā luṅʻ