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An amulet-case. The love of a couple of lovers. Uighur. Eastern Turkistan (Yarkand). 1929.

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An amulet-case. The love of a couple of lovers. Eastern Turkistan (Yarkand), 1929, Uighur

A description of amulets used for attaining the love of other persons.

Physical description

Support:paper, white, Russian

Extent: ff. 8 ; 150 x 120mm.

Decoration

Binding

The ms. is not bound.

Foliation

The ms. is foliated by G. Jarring.

Condition

Good

History

Origin

Copy made in 1929 for the Swedish missionary Gunnar Hermansson, Yarkend. On f. 8b a pencil note: Yarkend maj 1929.

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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