Illuminated Manuscript of the Phra Malai Sutra - Gift of State, 1966

Illuminated Manuscript of the Phra Malai Sutra
Phra Malai Sutra
Gift of State, 1966
Centennial of the Birth of James Smithson,
founder of the Smithsonian.
Angels and a stupa
Painted Koi paper
Department of Anthropology, cat. # E404342
66 cm length x 14 cm width







Gallery 1

1a. Robert's Treaty, 1833

1b. Harris Treaty, 1856

1c. Status & Rank of the Presidents

Gallery 2

2a. H.M. King Chulongkorn's Gifts

2b. Centennial Exposition, 1876

2c. 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition

Gallery 3

3a. Institutional Gifts

3b. Recent Gifts to the US

3c. Thai Royal Gifts in Perspective

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