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[Sinhalese palm-leaf manuscript astrological calendar]

Publication:
Bethesda, MD : U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Health & Human Services, [2010]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Medicine, Traditional
Astrology
Manuscripts, Medical
Sri Lanka
Genre(s):
Pictorial Works
Abstract:
Image of rare folded Sinhalese palm-leaf manuscript astrological calendar (ca. 1800) from NLM's MS S1 section. There is graceful and expressive handwriting and some of the contents are in verse. Each panel is small and delicate. Manuscripts like this served as reference works for ritualistic practices of the Sinhala healers.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Related Title(s):
Hidden treasure
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
NLM Unique ID:
101595209 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
A033252
Publication:
Bethesda, MD : U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Health & Human Services, [2010]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Medicine, Traditional
Astrology
Manuscripts, Medical
Sri Lanka
Genre(s):
Pictorial Works
Abstract:
Image of rare folded Sinhalese palm-leaf manuscript astrological calendar (ca. 1800) from NLM's MS S1 section. There is graceful and expressive handwriting and some of the contents are in verse. Each panel is small and delicate. Manuscripts like this served as reference works for ritualistic practices of the Sinhala healers.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Related Title(s):
Hidden treasure
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
NLM Unique ID:
101595209 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
A033252