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Illustrated Text on Cosmology (Traiphum Phra Ruang) with Pali captions written in Thai script

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Illustrated Text on Cosmology (Traiphum Phra Ruang) with Pali captions written in Thai script, late 19th century
Manuscript
Thai
,
19th century
Creation Place: Thailand
Two-sided, horizontal, accordion-fold manuscript; ink, color and gold on 'khoi' paper, with lacquered cover
H. 18.4 x W. 65.1 cm (7 1/4 x 25 5/8 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Philip Hofer
, 1984.517
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Provenance
Peng Seng, Bangkok 1966
Bibliography
Pratapaditya Pal and Julia Meech, Buddhist Book Illuminations, Ravi Kumar Publishers (New York, 1988), pp. 205-206, Pl. 68-69

Henry Ginsburg, Thai Manuscript Painting, British Library (London, 1989), p. 20, Pl. 2