Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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044 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan,burmese script

Title: gihicaritta
Title: Rules for the householders
Title:

Shan text descriptor: Not specified   Rhyming system: sam kiv Introduction: yes

Subject:  sutta 

Colophon: Colophon:yes Colophon type:donor 
Language(s): shan

Work ID: W323

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
142 / 282
Dimensions: (written):
Foliation:

Lines (per folio:) 10

Condition

reasonable

animal,wear

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: lac

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): sakkaraja era

Date of composition (year): 1219

Date of copying (era): sakkaraja era

Date of copying (year): 1246

Provenance and Acquisition

Former owner: Wat Jong Klang, Maehongson.

Original donor: kyauṇ ta kā mauṅ Original donor information: introduction

Original place of donation: Maehongson.

Present copy's donor: saṅ so