Manuscripts

Chests, Kamavaca, Parabeik

manuscripts

STORAGE CHEST
Burma/Myanmar
Mandalay Period: c. 19th Century
Wood lacquered and gilded
h. 72 cm., w. 34 cm., d. 25 cm.

Gift of Konrad and Sarah Bekker, 1987
BC87.01.31.00
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SADAIK STORAGE CHEST
Burma/Myanmar
Mandalay Period: c. 19th Century
Wood lacquered and gilded
h. 19 1/2 cm., w. 65 cm., d. 19 1/4 cm.;
Stand h. 38 cm., w. 57 cm.

Gift of Konrad and Sarah Bekker, 1987
BC87.01.32.00
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MANUSCRIPT CHEST
Burma/Myanmar
Ava Period: c. 17th-18th Century
Wood lacquered and gilded
h. 19 1/2 cm., w. 65 cm., d. 19 1/4 cm.

Gift of Konrad and Sarah Bekker, 1987
BC87.01.33a
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SADAIK MANUSCRIPT CHEST
Burma/Myanmar
Mandalay Period: c. 19th Century
Carved wood, lacquered and gilded

Gift of John Lacey, 1997
BC97.2.14
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MANUSCRIPT CHEST
Burma/Myanmar
Red and black lacquer
h. 2 1/2 in., w. 14 in.

Gift of Helen Trager, 2004
BC2004.2.29
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PALI BOOK AND KAMMAVACA CHEST
Burma/Myanmar
Wood, lacquered and gilded

Gift of Barbara Moore, 2005
BC2005.1.2
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KAMMAVACA MANUSCRIPT
Burma/Myanmar
c. Early 15th Century
Paper, gold, lacquered and gilded
h. 9 in., w. 4/28 in., d. 3 11/16 in.

Gift of Konrad and Sarah Bekker, 1986
BC86.01.20.00
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PARABAIK-SHAN SERMON BOOK
Burma/Myanmar
Paper, gold, gilded, silver and red mirror inlay
h. 3 1/8 in., w. 5 in., l. 20 3/4 in.

Gift of Konrad and Sarah Bekker, 1986
BC86.01.19.00