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Title

Kammavaca [monk's ordination text]


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Place where the work was made

Myanmar


Date

circa 1900


Media category

Book


Materials used

lacquer on copper


Dimensions

9.6 x 56.0 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Dr Leonard and Phyllis Warnock 1999


Location

Not on display


Accession number

46.1999.2



Place

Where the work was made
Myanmar

Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Sylvia Fraser-Lu, Burmese lacquerware, 'Lacquareware objects for religious use', pg. 85-113, Bangkok, 1985, 100-101. Note that this reference is a general text on monk's ordination texts and is not a direct reference to this work.

John Guy and O.P. Agrawal, Palm-leaf and paper: illustrated manuscripts of India and Southeast Asia, Victoria, 1982, 61. Note that this reference is a general text on monk's ordination texts and is not a direct reference to this work.

Noel F. Singer, Arts of Asia, 'Kammavaca texts, their covers and binding ribbons', pg. 97-101, Hong Kong, May 1993, 97-101. Note that this reference is a general text on monk's ordination texts and is not a direct reference to this work.