Very nice prayer book consisting of 12 loose sheets (Sutra), and 2 cover panels, Burma, late nineteenth century.
Each sheet or panel is double-sided and is made of palm leaves, lacquered in red and gold.
10 are decorated on both sides with magnificent writings and 2 sheets have a written side and another very decorated side.
The whole is between by 2 richly decorated lacquered panels. (1 hole in each panel, probably original).
In well-preserved condition. With some lacks on certain angles, light shocks, no major friction.
Sheet: Average 51.5 cm x 10 cm.
Panel: 54 cm x 10.5 cm.
Height, when closed: 3.5 cm.
Weight without solid and secure packaging: 1.290 kg
- Burmai pali felirattal ellátott imakönyv, 12 ív és 2 borító
- Vörös és arany lakkozott pálmalevél
- Late 19th century
- Good condition, see description
- 3.7×10.5×54 cm