manuscript Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook three
|caption:||funeral of Shou-bha|
SHOU-BHA died today: |
His mother was of Balang morung
of Balang morung.
|text:||The The-phong & Au-kheang don't bury their dead in coffins, but in bamboos. Only the three other morungs use coffins. (12) Niem-ang, - if he dies five h.h. heads are carved at his coffin, (1 at the head and 4 at the feet side). When the Great Ang dies, eight hornbill heads are carved at the head side and seven at the feet side.|