'Divination'. Romanized transliteration by Dr. P. Voorhoeve and Mrs. Voorhoeve, March 1971, 3ff., typescript (= L.Or.8447/57).

Scope and Content

The original is a bark folding book, of 18 folds, 10 x 8.5 cm, with wooden covers, written in the r ncong script in South Sumatran Malay. (REM 886/21). Begins:

Luka di kam badahnja, singa njarang babi;

Luka pala badahnja, kuda njarang gadjah.

Luka kiri badahnja, singa njarang lambu;

Luka lijar badahnja, gadjah njarang kambing.

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Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde, DJA/2/75-96