Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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009 (Wat Pang Mu)

shrine room stacked collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan script

Title: sukʻ ta vuvʻʺ kèṅʻʺ
Title: The discourse of the red bull/ox
Title:

Shan text descriptor: Lik  

General remarks on work: A popular text for gift to be donated at a memorial service

Story of a person who performs only good deed of generosity (dāna) but not morality (sIla)

Subject:  sutta,commentary,non canonical jataka 

Language(s): shan

Work ID: W138

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
140
Dimensions: (written):

Condition

excellent

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of copying (era): sakkaraja era

Date of copying (year): 1338

Provenance and Acquisition

Former owner: Wat Pang Mu

Original place of donation: mè saṅʻ eʺ sā

Present copy's donor: poʻ saṅʻ phoʺ ka (muiṅʻʺ phaṅʻ)

Place name for present copy: Fang district, northern Thailand