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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1914 Bulbul / बुलबुल


Bulbul / बुलबुल

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1914
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)

Alternate identifiers


University of Pennsylvania


In Hindi


16 diagrams of different birds including the bulbul (nightingale), baṭaka (duck), and the kuliṅga (forked-tailed shrike); lists of omens associated with birds are to the right of each diagram; possibly a handbook used for telling the future; folios oriented to turn from right to left and not bottom to top as in typical manuscripts.



1 item (8 leaves) : 11 x 22 cm



Subjects topical





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