Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

OR BROWSE BY

110 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan script

Title: gihicāritta
Title:

Shan text descriptor:  tra Rhyming system: sam kiv paut

Subject:  vinaya,sermon 

Language(s): shan,pali

Work ID: W393

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
84/168
Dimensions: (written):
Foliation:

Lines (per folio:) 10

Condition

poor

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: lac

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): buddhist era

Date of composition (year): 2401

Date of copying (era): buddhist era

Date of copying (year): 2480

Provenance and Acquisition

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