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[The thirty-seven nats] 15. Shindaw nat. 16. Nyaung-gyin nat.

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Names
Temple, Richard Carnac, Sir, 1850-1931 (Writer of accompanying material)
Griggs, William, 1832-1911 (Printer of plates)
Collection

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

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1906
Place Term: London
Publisher: W. Griggs, chromo-lithographer to the king.
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: *OY+ (Temple, R.C. Thirty-seven nats) (Locked Cage)
Topics
Religion -- Burma
Rosary -- Burma
Staff (Sticks) -- Burma
Sick persons -- Burma
Fans (Accessories) -- Burma
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Content: No.15. Shindaw Nat. He was a young prince placed by the king of Ava under the abbot of the Hnatpyittaung Payá to be educated at his monastery. While still a novice, he died of snakebite. This Nat is represented as a novice, with rosary and fan, telling his beads. [p. 66] No. 16. Nyaung-gyin Nat, called also Nyaung-gyin O Nat. He was a member of Manuhà's family and died of leprosy in the days of Anawratházaw. This Nat is represented as a leper in high -class Court dress leaning of a staff. He has lost the ends of both fingers and toes, and his face is marked with the usual signs of tubercular leprosy. [p. 53]
Physical Description
Form: Chromolithographs ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: Two images on one 37.5 x 26.5 cm page. (Coloured)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b11610752
UUID: a0ccc4c0-c6df-012f-c138-3c075448cc4b

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  • 1850: Creator Born
  • 1906: Issued
  • 1931: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
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General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "[The thirty-seven nats] 15. Shindaw nat. 16. Nyaung-gyin nat." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1906. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-a899-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "[The thirty-seven nats] 15. Shindaw nat. 16. Nyaung-gyin nat." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 27, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-a899-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1906). [The thirty-seven nats] 15. Shindaw nat. 16. Nyaung-gyin nat. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-a899-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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[The thirty-seven nats] 15. Shindaw nat.  16. Nyaung-gyin nat.