Palm leaf manuscript with Buddhist texts

Record ID: 
160677
Accession number: 
MS M.1097
Title: 
Palm leaf manuscript with Buddhist texts
Created: 
Sri Lanka, 19th century.
Binding: 
Held between two oblong wood covers, slightly smaller than the leaves, wood and leaves all strung together through two holes on strips of acid-free, narrow cotton tape.
Description: 
127 oblong leaves (written lengthwise in 1 column, 4-6 lines), bound : palm-leaf ; 28 x 170 mm
Provenance: 
Acquired before 1924.
Notes: 

Ms. Buddhist texts, written probably in Sri Lanka, 19th century.

Script: 
Singhalese
Language: 
Pali
Classification: