Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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136 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan script

Title: jinatthappakāsanī
Title:

Illustrated (pictures): mono

Shan text descriptor: Not specified   Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ yāvʻʺ Introduction: yes

Subject:  history Subject comments: Historiography of the Buddha Gotama

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

Work ID: W417

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
363
Dimensions: (written):
Foliation:

Lines (per folio:) 23

Condition

excellent

Hand(s)

Binding

Cover colour: gold Cover material: papier mache

Cover embellishment: lac

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): buddhist era

Date of composition (year): 2437

Date of copying (era): sakkaraja era

Date of copying (year): 1255

Provenance and Acquisition

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