[RAS Burmese 30] [Vinayapiṭaka] – Bhikkhupātimokkha
language : Thai
date : C19th?
40 olas (ka-gū); 585 x 56 mm; 2 cord holes, 5 lines, 72 char. Kham script, 480 mm; numb. Kham. letters; gilded edges, 1st & last olas gilded, decorated in brown lacqeur with charming floral motifs, title in the central cartouche: braḥ bhikkhupāṭimokkhaṃ niṭṭhitaṃ; 2 wooden covers. This ms. belongs to the collection of similar bundles kept under RAS BURMESE 31, 32, 33 & 34, same style of decorations, same measurements. This ms. should be classified with Siamese ms. No date. See Jacqueline Filliozat, ‘Survey of the Pāli Manuscript Collection in the Royal Asiatic Society’, Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society, 1999, Vol. 9, Pt. 1, pp. 35-76.