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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1812 - Bhāskarācārya, 1114- - Līlāvatī
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1812 - Bhāskarācārya, 1114- - Līlāvatī
Bhāskarācārya, 1114-
Līlāvatī, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (34 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 25 cm.
Manuscript used for contemplation and study and is a treatise from the Siddhāntaśiromaṇi, on mathematics as derived from planetary movements. There are small tables and diagrams with geometric shapes (primarily triangles) with numbers written inside of them.
Title from internal colophon (f. 30r).
Written in 6-9 lines per leaf.
34 leaves foliated 7-40, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śrībhāskarācāryaviracitāyāṃgaṇitapādyāṃ līlāvasāṃśreṭīvyavahāraḥ // (f. 30r).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1812.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1812
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
लीलावती, १७००-१८५०.
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