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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 719 - Atharvopaniṣad
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 719 - Atharvopaniṣad
Vedas. Atharvaveda. Selections.
Atharvopaniṣad, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (5 leaves) : paper ; 12 x 24 cm.
Manuscript used for consultation, study, and interpretation of household rites and ceremonies, derived and interpreted from the Atharvaveda, often with a philosophical perspective.
Title from colophon (f. 5v); alternate title Atharvaśirasupaniṣad supplied by cataloger.
Written in 9-11 lines per leaf.
5 leaves foliated 1-5, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: atharvopaniṣat // (f. 5v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; vertical margins marked with double red line.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 719
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 719
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
आथर्वोपनिषद्, १७००-१८५०.
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