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Buddhism -- Thailand

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Phrai Malai manuscript

 Item — Flat_box 1
Identifier: MSS 16405
Content Description

Folding manuscript of the Buddhist text of the Phrai Malai (circa 1890s; 0.4 cubic feet) written in Thai using the Khom script. Item also contains twenty colored images that depict events in the text. Phrai Malai was a popular subject for illustrated manuscripts in 19th-century Thailand, though the spread of printing technology overtook the practice by the start of the 20th century.

Dates: circa 1890s