Thahtayatanawaga Thanyok Palitaw
manuscripts (document genre)
Selections from the Donn V. Hart Southeast Asia Collection
Southeast Asia Digital Library
Wood 10 x 35 cm
One folded sheet (p). Attributed to Gautama Buddha. Work on this manuscript began on April 14, 1856 and was intended for King Mindon, the second-to-last ruler of the independent Burmese kingdom. The red lacquered wooden binding boards are decorated with gold-leaf birds and floral designs.
Donor: Burma Studies Group Ms.
Buddhism --Sacred books
Buddhism --Sacred booksBurmaMyanmamm