Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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142 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan script

Title: suikʻ puinʻʺ pathavījaya manʻ tanʻ
Title:

Shan text descriptor: Lik   Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ yāvʻʺ

Subject:  cosmology 

Language(s): shan

Work ID: W422

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
181
Dimensions: (written):

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: lac

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): buddhist era

Date of composition (year): 3471

Date of copying (era): sakkaraja era

Date of copying (year): 1289

Provenance and Acquisition

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