Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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134 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan,burmese script

Title: ʼalauṅʻʺ sukʻ kha kuṅʻ mā rī
Title: Story of Prince Sukkha
Title:

Illustrated (ornamentation): mono

Shan text descriptor: Alaung  Vatthu Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ Introduction: yes

Subject:  canonical jataka 

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

Work ID: W415

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
136/272
Dimensions: (written):

Condition

excellent

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: lac

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of copying (era): buddhist era

Date of copying (year): 2545

Provenance and Acquisition

Present copy's donor: meʻ thavʻ caṅʻʺ ñuvʻ humʻ lukʻ caṅʻʺ ūʺ vicitta (Wat Jong Klang, Maehongson).

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