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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2709 - Kālidāsa - Raghuvaṃśa
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2709 - Kālidāsa - Raghuvaṃśa
Raghuvaṃśa. Sarga 14, circa 1700-1850.
Raghuvaṃśa. Selections
Physical description:
1 item (11 leaves) : paper ; 12 x 22 cm.
Manuscript is employed for contemplation and study and is the fourteenth section of a poetic work that deals with the exploits of the Raghu dynasty, important for mythic background to and retelling of elements of the Hindu epic, the Rāmāyaṇa.
Title from colophon (f. 11r).
Written in 7 lines per leaf.
Colophon: iti śrīraghuvaṃśe mahākāvye kālidāsakṛtau catardudaśasagasamāptaḥ // śrīrāmārapaṇam astu // (f. 11r).
11 leaves foliated 1-11, upper left verso.
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant phrases, verse divisions and numbers highlighted in red throughout; some vertical margins marked with double red line. Some folios are blue European paper.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2709.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2709
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
रघुवंश. सर्ग १४, १७००-१८५०.
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