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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2440 - Rāgadhanyāśī
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2440 - Rāgadhanyāśī
Rāgadhanyāśī, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (3 leaves) : paper ; 13 x 27 cm.
Fragment of a treatise about music, dance and theater. Title refers to a style of rāga (musical melody), a dhanyāśī or dhanāśrī, mentioned in the text. Manuscript lacks most of the text, including its beginning and ending.
Title from line 3 of folio 28 recto; alternate title Saṃgītagrantha supplied by cataloger.
Written in 8 lines per leaf.
3 leaves foliated 26-28, upper left and lower right verso.
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with triple black line.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2440.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2440
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
रागधन्याशी, १७००-१८५०.
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