BURMA – MANDALAY PERIOD (1853-1948) / Wood and palm leaves / 19th Century - C. 1875

Description
BURMA – MANDALAY PERIOD (1853-1948) / Wood and palm leaves / 19th Century - C. 1875
Manuscript of the type "Ca Lum"

Manuscript of the type "Ca Lum" because round or cursive Burmese writing that was used for everyday use. The sheets are palm leaves that are scratched with a stylus. The cover and the back are made of wood. The Palis manuscripts constitute a vast body of religious and secular texts, the material realization of which uses techniques specific to Sri Lanka and the Buddhist countries of the Indochinese peninsula.

Dating

19th Century - C. 1875

Measurement

Height : 4.72 in(ches)
Width : 17.71 in(ches)
Depth : 1.96 in(ches)

NOTE : Measurement off base

Provenance

Former Belgian R.Ronveaux collection acquired by the father of the current owner before 1990.
This piece has been offered for sale by Auction Art Rémy le Fur & associés on the sale ARTS D'ASIE from 13/12/2016

Condition report

Good condition (check pictures)

Bibliography



Delivery

For Belgium the delivery will be made by the seller.
For other countries delivery made by Fedex
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