University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 86-29-1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Burmese
Buddhist
Provenience: Burma
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Palm Leaf
Credit Line:Gift of Malcolm Campbell, 1986

Description

Approximately 200 strips of palm leaf inscribed with a Buddhist sutra text, held between red and gold lacquered wooden boards. Edges of leafs lacquered gold with a wide red strip in center.


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