The bell at Khra 'brug

Labelinsc_KhraBelInscription
LocationKhra 'brug in the Yar lung Valley, 29.1°N 91.7°E.
Datereign of Khri lde srong brtsan (ca 799-815).
Conditionlost.
ImagesPitt Rivers Museum and the British Museum (Web: plate 2001.59.13.49.1): plate 2001.59.13.49.1: no text visible
RefsRichardson (1954: 169-171): 169-171 ITLSWang (1982: 191-193): 191-193 ITLSBsod nams skyid (1984: 129-132): 129-132 ITLSRichardson (1985: 82-83): 82-83 ITLSLi and Coblin (1987: 340-346): 340-346 ITLSChen and Wang (2003: 95-96, 100): 95-96, 100 ITLS
NoteComplete text consisted of 12 lines (2 lines on each six faces) before it was lost. The text is based on the readings of Li and Coblin (1987).
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