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[The thirty-seven nats] 35. Shingón nat. 36. Shingwá nat.

Image ID: 75368

[The thirty-seven nats] 35. Shingón nat. 36. Shingwá nat. (1906)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [The thirty-seven nats] 35. Shingón nat. 36. Shingwá nat.

Additional Name(s)

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


: chromolithograph

Item Physical Description

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


: [18] opp.p. I


: No. 35. Shingón Nat. She was a concubine of Sinbyúshin Thíháthú, who died suddenly at Ava, on returning from a trip to the Aungbinlè Lake, and became a Nat. She is represented as a young girl standing on a lotus throne or an a lotus on a throne, in the Court costume of a royal attendant, and in the attitude of obeisance. [p. 59] No. 36. Shingwá Nat. She was the sister of the Mandalé Bódaw and was killed at the same time, becomingf a Nat. ....
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: 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


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

Catalog Call Number

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

Digital ID

: 75368

Record ID

: 131165

Digital Item Published

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

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