Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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082 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan,burmese script

Title: kassapa vatthu
Title:

Shan text descriptor:  Vatthu Rhyming system: sam kiv yav

Story about a rich man called Veteyya making great ceremony of offering.

Summary (main text) (shan):  မိူဝ်ႈၼၼ်ႉ ယင်းမီးသထေးလူင်ၵေႃႉၼိုင်ႈၸိုဝ်ႈဝႃႈဝေတေယျ၊ ငိုၼ်းၶမ်းၵေႃႈၼမ် လွင်ႈၵျၢင်ႉတၢင်းၵမ်ၵေႃႈလီ၊ ႁႅၼ်းလူႇႁႅၼ်းတၢၼ်းပွႆးၸႃႇၵလူင်၊၊

Subject:  sutta 

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

Work ID: W365

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
243 / 466
Dimensions: (written):
Foliation:

Lines (per folio:) 9`

Condition

excellent

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: lac

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): sakkaraja era

Date of composition (year): 1252

Provenance and Acquisition

Original donor: phrā ta kā kham leng ta kā ma naṅ seṅ thaun Original donor (shan): ၽြႃးတၵႃၶမ်းလႅင် တၵႃႇမၼၢင်းသႅင်ထွၼ်း

Original place of donation: maṅ luin (Mang Lern) Original place of donation (shan): မင်းလိူၼ်း

Present copy's donor: po saṅ phuik me saṅ e ciṅ Present copy's donor (shan):  ပေႃႈသၢင်ႇၽိူၵ်ႇ မႄႈသၢင်ႇဢေးၸိင်ႇ