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Part of a burmese manuscript & 1 kyan.

Part of a burmese manuscript & 1 kyan.

  • Place of origin:

    Burma (made)

  • Date:

    Probably 19th century (made)

  • Museum number:

    IND.LOST.223:4

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

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.

Place of Origin

Burma (made)

Date

Probably 19th century (made)

Dimensions

Length: 52.5 cm, Width: 9 cm

Descriptive line

Part of a Burmese ms. 3 black lacquered palm leaf folios without text & 1 kyan (binding board) Probably 19th century.

Materials

Palm; Lacquer

Techniques

Forming; Lacquering

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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