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DREAMSEA Project No.:
DS 0028 00234
Institution:
HMML; DREAMSEA
Surrogate Format:
Digital
IIIF Manifest:
https://www.vhmml.org/image/manifest/536550
Country:
Indonesia
City (Province):
Kuningan (Jawa Barat)
Name of collection:
Paseban Tri Panca Tunggal
Right to Left?:
No
Current Status:
In situ
Subject matter:
Human nature and nationalism
Begin Year Date:
1869
End Year Date:
1932
Script:
Javanese
Writing support:
Exercise book
Watermark?:
No
Countermark?:
No
Manuscript cover?:
Yes
Binding?:
Yes
Manuscript cover dimension:
20.6 x 15.7 cm
Manuscript paper dimension:
20.6 x 15.7 cm
Text block dimension:
18 x 14.8 cm
Number of pages:
40 pages
Number of blank pages:
0 page
Rubrication?:
No
Illumination?:
No
Illustration?:
No
Manuscript condition:
Good
Description of manuscript content:
The text discusses the mystical context of Javanese script that has to be preserved by Javanese society. For Pangeran Madrais, Javanese letters derive from our collective thoughts and they symbolize the perfection of our five senses and they are used to unite the soul and the blood in people's bodies (raga wrangka).

Item 1 - Title in English script:
Chapter on the importance of Javanese script
Item 1 - Author:
Pangeran Madrais Sadewa Alibassa
Item 1 - Language:
Sundanese
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