034 (Wat Jong Klang)
Concertina book written in shan script
Shan text descriptor: Lik Kyam Rhyming system: sāmʻ kivʻ Introduction: yes
General remarks on work: This text was translated from a Burmese version (as mentioned in the end of the text).
Summary intro: Saopha, ruling prince, of Mong Kung is the first donor of this text.
Story about a poor couple, who has a daughter. They gave their daughter to a rich man in exchange for money, using some of the money to make dāna offering. ...
Work ID: W313
Appearance (paper): white
Covers: yes Cover colour: black Cover material: papier mache
Cover embellishment: lac
Date of composition (era): sakkaraja era
Date of composition (year): 1267
Date of copying (era): sakkaraja era
Date of copying (year): 1349
Provenance and Acquisition
Former owner: Wat Jong Klang, Maehongson.
Original donor: cavʻ pha muiṅʻʺ kuiṅʻ Original donor information: introduction
Original place of donation: Mong Kung Original donor place information: introduction
Present copy's donor: luṅʻʺ ʼaeʺ pā tiṅʻʺ tinʻ (meʻ hauṅʻ saunʻ) Present copy information: introduction
Place name for present copy: Maehongson Place name information: colophon,introduction
Funding of Cataloguing