Lontar, Palm Leaf Manuscript: Ordination Ritual Book

1934.02.0002

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Lontar, Palm Leaf Manuscript: Ordination Ritual Book   (1934.02.0002)
Classification/
Nomenclature
Communication Artifacts : Documentary Artifacts : Other Documents
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Asia, Southeast, Myanmar
Period/Date early 20th century CE
Culture Burmese
Location On Exhibitin the Southeast Asia and Oceania exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 55.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 10.2 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 3.7 cm
Weight 1,260 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant--Wood, Textile--Linen, Pigment--Paint, Textile--Silk, Paper--Palm Leaf
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Painting, Writing
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of John N. Chester
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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