007 (Wat Jong Klang)
Concertina book written in shan script
Illustrated (ornamentation): colour
Shan text descriptor: Alaung Lik Rhyming system: sāmʻ kivʻ Introduction: yes
Summary intro: It is mentioned in the introduction that this text was translated from a Burmese version.
Containing story about a king who met a young novice and asked about his teacher. The novice said his teacher was the Buddha. So, the king went to see the Buddha who at that time lived in the Puppharama temple.
Subject: canonical jataka,non canonical jataka
Work ID: W289
Lines (per folio:) 10
The text title is written on the front cover. The cover has beautiful floral arts.
Appearance (paper): white
Covers: yes Cover colour: red Cover material: papier mache
Cover embellishment: lac
Date of copying (era): sakkaraja era
Date of copying (year): 1363
Provenance and Acquisition
Former owner: Wat Jong Klang.
Present copy's donor: meʻ thavʻ caṅʻʺ ṇūvʻ - munʻ cavʻ vicitta - cando Present copy information: introduction
Place name for present copy: Wat Jong Klang, Maehongson.