Part of a Burmese Manuscript & 1 Kyan.

Probably 19th century (made)
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Place Of Origin

1 black lacquered wood cover.
Former Burmese text on the 3 palm leaf folios has been covered in black lacquer; these are now ruled but without text.


object details
Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 4 parts.

  • Cover (Gathered Matter Component)
  • Manuscript Page
  • Manuscript Page
  • Manuscript Page
Materials and Techniques
Brief Description
Part of a Burmese ms. 3 black lacquered palm leaf folios without text & 1 kyan (binding board) Probably 19th century.
Physical Description
1 black lacquered wood cover.

Former Burmese text on the 3 palm leaf folios has been covered in black lacquer; these are now ruled but without text.
Dimensions
  • Length: 52.5cm
  • Width: 9cm
Style
Collection
Accession Number
IND.LOST.223:4

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record createdMay 9, 2000
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