Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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012 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Manuscript written in shan script

Title: puinʻʺ phrāʺ maiʹ saṅʻʺ sanʻ
Title: History of a woven Buddha image
Title:

Shan text descriptor: Lik   Rhyming system: sāmʻ kivʻ Introduction: yes

General remarks on work: This is the original text and possibly the only text of its kind.

The text is about the history of a bamboo Buddha statue at Wat Jong Klang. This Buddha statue was made in 2003. Its throne was made of fragile manuscripts.

Subject:  history 

Colophon: Colophon:yes 
Language(s): shan

Work ID: W293

Physical Description

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Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): sakkaraja era

Date of composition (year): 1365

Provenance and Acquisition

Place name for present copy: Wat Jong Klang, Maehongson.