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Object Number:15880B.2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Burmese
Buddhist
Provenience: India (uncertain)
Burma (uncertain)
Maker: Unknown
Date Made: 1500-1893
Early Date: 1500
Late Date: 1893
Section:Asian
Materials:Palm Leaf
Iconography:Non-canonical Buddhist Text
Inscription Language:Burmese Language
Pali (language)
Credit Line:Gift of Uselma C. Smith, 1892
Other Number:29-131-11 - Old Museum Number
LO-1868-2 - Old Museum Number
M5 - Levitt Number
M8 - Levitt Number

Description

One of three folios from palm leaf manuscript originally accessioned as one manuscript (15880B) but later found to be different manuscripts, see 15880B.1, 15880B.2 and 15880B.3. This folio(15880B.2) is in Pali language and Burmese script. No date or scribe. Contains unidentified Buddhist non-cannonical text. Fragmentary. Lettered ka, 6 lines. Two lateral holes for tie cord.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Levitt, Stephan H. 1980. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Indic and Greater Indic Manuscripts in the Collection of the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania.. Philadelphia. The Library Chronicle. pg. 97-152 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 110View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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