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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1816 - Nārada, active 1570-1630 - Mayūracitraka
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1816 - Nārada, active 1570-1630 - Mayūracitraka
Author:
Nārada, active 1570-1630.
Title:
Mayūracitraka, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (25 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 24 cm.
Summary:
Astrological work related to agriculture and the prediction of the weather.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 25v).
Written in 7-11 lines per leaf.
25 leaves foliated 1-25, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti ketuścāraḥ samāptaḥ // (f. 25v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; some folios have the vertical margins marked with double red line. Some folios are treated with yellow turmeric powder to protect the manuscript from insects.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1816.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1816
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
मयूरचित्रक, १७००-१८५०.
 
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