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[The thirty-seven nats] 11. Ngázíshin nat.  12. Aungbinlè Sinbyushin nat.

Image ID: 75356

[The thirty-seven nats] 11. Ngázíshin nat. 12. Aungbinlè Sinbyushin nat. (1906)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [The thirty-seven nats] 11. Ngázíshin nat. 12. Aungbinlè Sinbyushin nat.

Additional Name(s)

: Griggs, William, 1832-1911 -- Printer Of plates
Temple, Richard Carnac, Sir, 1850-1931 -- Writer of accompanying material

Medium

: chromolithograph

Item Physical Description

: Two images on one 37.5 x 26.5 cm page. (Coloured)

Item/Page/Plate

: [6] opp.p. I

Notes

: No. 11. Ngázíshin Nat, Lord of the Five (White) Elephants, called also Ngágyaung Tagá Nat. Kyawzwá, King of Pinlè, was the son of King Thíháthú and procured five white elephants from over the sea. He died of fever and became a Nat. This Nat is represented as a royal figure in Court dress seated on a lotus, with a sword in the right hand, four umbrellas over him, and royal spittoon and betel box before him. He is supported by a five-headed ....
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Source

: The thirty-seven nats, a phase of spirit-worship prevailing in Burma, by Sir R. C. Temple. With full-page and other illustrations.

Source Description

: vi, 71 p. illus. (part col.) plates (part col.) 2 maps. 38 cm

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Asian and Middle Eastern Division

Catalog Call Number

: *OY++ (Temple, R.C. Thirty-seven nats) (Locked Cage)

Digital ID

: 75356

Record ID

: 131153

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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