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An image of Kammavaca [monk's ordination text] by
Alternate image of Kammavaca [monk's ordination text] by

Myanmar

Title
Kammavaca [monk's ordination text]
Place of origin
Myanmar
Year
circa 1900
Media category
Book
Materials used
lacquer on copper
Dimensions

9.6 x 58.0 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Dr Leonard and Phyllis Warnock 1999
Accession number
46.1999.9
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

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.