A manuscript in nagari script of a well known Indian collection of folktales. On the inside of the boards are painted female figures in dance poses in Tibeto-Nepalese style, painted on paper and glued to the boards.
Suka saptati [Seventy Parrot stories]
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 102 MS 211241
- Dates of Creation19th century
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialSanskrit
- Physical Description1 item
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Scope and Content
Conditions Governing Access
Purchased by Lord Scarborough in Nepal, 1956
Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Boards H10.2 x W28.5cm; pages H10.2 x W28.5cm.
Conditions Governing Use
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