Concertina style, bound between two leather pieces, originates from Southern Thailand. The script is executed in a style typical of the reign of King Chulalongkorn (r.1868-1910). Manuscripts of this type were used by astrologers in prediction ceremonies.
'Khu-meue Siang Tai Chok Chata' [Fortune Teller's Handbook]
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 102 MS 74583
- Dates of Creationearly 20th century
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialThai
- Physical Description1 volume
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Purchased from Mrs Kann.
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H23.8 x W17cm
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