Palm leaf manuscript with Buddhist texts
Sri Lanka, 19th century.
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.
127 oblong leaves (written lengthwise in 1 column, 4-6 lines), bound : palm-leaf ; 28 x 170 mm
Acquired before 1924.
Ms. Buddhist texts, written probably in Sri Lanka, 19th century.