Collection ID: 0016 | Metadata type: TEI
Penn Museum 97-122-246 Siamese blank book
TitleSiamese blank book
Other related names
- Ruschenberger, W. S. W. 1807-1895, former owner
Call numberPenn Museum 97-122-246
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library Web)
- bibid: 6274219
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Blank folded book from 19th-century Thailand with notes in English on its upper cover.
- Title supplied by cataloger (viewed on September 30, 2015)
- Khoi paper; folded concertina- or accordion-style.
- Covers attached, with borders of layers of paper.
- Made before 1836 (notes on cover).
- Dimensions of original manuscript: 11 x 34.5 cm.
- Reproduced from the original with permission of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0) license.
Extent1 online resource (61 folios) :
- Obtained by W.S.W. Ruschenberger while fleet surgeon of the East India Squadron (1835-1837), in Bangkok in 1836, in Philadelphia by February 1866 (notes on cover).
- Presented by W.S.W. Ruschenberger while president of the Academy of Natural Sciences (1870-1882) to the Academy of Natural Sciences, 16 May 1876 (notes on cover).
- Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997.
- Folded books
- Manuscripts, Thai--19th century
- Manuscripts--Thailand--19th century
Table of contents
- Upper cover — Provenance notes, Upper cover
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Section: Provenance notes, Upper cover