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[ Jarring Prov. 23 | Jarring's handwritten catalogue ]
Two treatises on the human beings and the body and the meaning of zikr. Uighur. Eastern Turkistan (Yarkand). 1930, ca.

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Two treatises on the human beings and the body and the meaning of zikr. Eastern Turkistan (Yarkand), 1930, ca, Uighur

A description of the Sufi meaning of zikr with drawings of the human body with its mystical centres.

Physical description

Support:paper, white, Swedish

Extent: ff. 16 ; 200 x 165mm.

Decoration

Binding

Exercise-book with blue cover from Hjalmar Hedengren, Bok- Musik och Pappershandel, Stureplan 4, Stockholm.

Foliation

The ms. is foliated by G. Jarring.

Condition

Good

History

Origin

Copy made for the Swedish missionary Gunnar Hermansson, Yarkand, probably in 1929 or 1930.

Provenance

Acquisition

The ms. was part of the Jarring collection of Eastern Turkistan manuscripts donated to the Lund University Library in 1982.

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