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Jarring Prov. 9

[ Jarring Prov. 9 | Jarring's handwritten catalogue ]
A collection of tales. Uighur. Eastern Turkistan (Yarkand). ca 1930.

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A collection of tales. Eastern Turkistan (Yarkand), ca 1930, Uighur

1) The tale of a gambler. A versified story;
2) The story of a man from Andidjan;
3) The story of the judge and the thief. No doubt a translation of an Arabic original.

Physical description

Support:paper, white, Soviet made, marked N 6 GOVAROD (with Cyrillic letters)

Extent: ff. 14 ; 220 x 175mm.

Decoration

Binding

The ms. is not bound.

Foliation

The ms. is foliated by G. Jarring.

Condition

Good

History

Origin

Probably dated around 1930.

Provenance

Once belonged to the Swedish missionary Gunnar Hermansson, Yarkand.

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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