[Manual for Astrological Works]

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

[Manual for Astrological Works]

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Acquisition Information

Donated to SOAS Library in November 2014 by Nathaniel Tarn (previously Dr E. Michael Mendelson)

Note

Astrological / magical works for healing, charm and protection

Origin: Asia -- Myanmar -- Shan State

Loose sheet enclosed

Alternative Form Available

Digital copy available via SOAS Digital Library

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Illustrated folded manuscript; black cover; 24x9cm

Custodial History

Acquired by the anthropologist Dr. E. Michael Mendelson (afterwards Nathanial Tarn) in the Shan States, Burma in 1959