Tree Bark Buddhist Text Leaf. BUDDHIST TEXT.

Tree Bark Buddhist Text Leaf.

Hand-lettered Buddhist text "page" written on both sides of a strip of stiff tree bark, 1 3/4" X 11¼", n.p. [Burma], n.d. [likely 18th century]. Very good. Moderately age toned and a bit browned at edges. Item #46531

Typical leaf from a Burmese religious text, with each side featuring six text lines finely penned in black ink. A collection of these would be strung together into a "book" through the two ¼" holes visible near the center of each page. Quite attractive and unusual.

Price: $195.00

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