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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2038\ - Saura
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2038\ - Saura
Saura, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (10 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 16 cm.
Vedic hymn dedicated to the sun personified as a deity (Sūrya).
Title from end title page (f. 10v); alternate title Saurasūkta supplied by cataloger.
Written in 7 lines per leaf.
10 leaves foliated 1-10, upper left and lower right verso.
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; metrical accents added in red at the beginning for recitation, but are incomplete; vertical margins marked with double red line.
Watermarks of a coat of arms.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2038.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2038\
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
सौर, १७००-१८५०.
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