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Appendix 3 Transcription of the Yongle Covers Inscriptions

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This appendix presents a transcription of Yongle covers inscriptions. The fragment of verso side of two Yongle covers of Tibetan Kanjur (originally Sera Monastery set, and Sakya Monastery set) containing an engraved and gilded seals on its verso sides. Both covers are from the R.R.E. Collection in Winterthur, Switzerland (ET 107 and ET 87). As seen all upper covers feature a summary of contents in Tibetan and Chinese engraved on the verso side.

Keywords: Tibetan Kanjur; Yongle covers inscriptions



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