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BURMESE MANUSCRIPT.
SCENES FROM THE LIFE OF THE BUDDHA
BURMESE MANUSCRIPT.  Buddhist Pictorial Jataka Parabik Manuscript,  with text in the Shan language,   Late 19th Century,
22 illustrated leaves in colour, bright but rubbed, 20 leaves of text, some staining, with 2 pictorial covers depicting Bodisattvas, each 17 x 6¾ ins. extending to 148½ ins. on paper made from the bark of the Mulberry Paper Tree [Broussonetia Papyrefera],
£650.00   

Stock ref: 14176




 
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