Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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113 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan,burmese script

Title: cavʻ mahosadhā
Title: Mahosadhā Jātaka
Title:

Shan text descriptor:  Vatthu Rhyming system: sauṅʻ kivʻ pautʻʺ Text at other location: Wat Pang Mu.

Subject:  canonical jataka 

Language(s): shan

Work ID: W395

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
100/200
Dimensions: (written):
Foliation:

Lines (per folio:) 10

Condition

poor

water,wear

Damaged, pages missing.

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: lac

Condition

no

History

Origin:

Date of copying (era): sakkaraja era

Date of copying (year): 1267

Provenance and Acquisition

Present copy's donor: luṅʻʺ kyauṅʻʺ pèṅʻʺ pā̐ kyauṅʻʺ pèṅʻʺ (Pha Wong village, Maehongson)

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