Pali Manuscript of a Buddhist Text

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Historical period(s)
Kon-baung period, circa 1800
Medium
Gold, color, wood, and enamel on copper
Dimensions
H x W: 10.6 x 54.4 cm (4 3/16 x 21 7/16 in)
Geography
Burma
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Henri Vever collection
Accession Number
S1986.487.1-.20
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Manuscript
Type

Manuscript

Keywords
Buddhism, Burma, Henri Vever collection, Kon-baung period (1752 - 1885), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Francois Mautin French, born 1907
Henri Vever 1854 - 1942

Published References
  • pp. 194-195.
Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum