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DREAMSEA Project No.:
DS 0018 00001
Institution:
HMML; DREAMSEA
Surrogate Format:
Digital
IIIF Manifest:
https://www.vhmml.org/image/manifest/537744
Country:
Indonesia
City (Province):
Indramayu (Jawa Barat)
Name of collection:
Desa Legok Local Government
Right to Left?:
Yes
Current Status:
In situ
Subject matter:
Prophetology
Copyist:
Anonymous
Copying date in native date:
4 Safar Jimakir
Begin Year Date:
1800
End Year Date:
1900
Script:
Pegon
Writing support:
Tree bark paper
Watermark?:
No
Countermark?:
No
Manuscript cover?:
No
Binding?:
No
Manuscript paper dimension:
610 x 17 cm
Text block dimension:
605 x 15 cm
Number of pages:
2 pages
Rubrication?:
No
Illumination?:
No
Illustration?:
No
Manuscript condition:
Poor
Description of manuscript content:
This scroll manuscript made of tree bark paper contains two texts. It starts with a story of the creation of Adam in heaven and his life there, events that happened when he was forced to live on earth, the origins of the creation of the world and of the obligatory daily Islamic prayers and the fast etc. It also contains the genealogy of the kings of Cirebon from the line of the descendants of the Prophet Muhammad such as Sultan Sepuh and Sultan Anom and their family tree up to Pangeran Kidang. The manuscript continues with mantras and prayers before it returns to the genealogy of Kabuyutan starting with Ratu Galuh and her descendants.
Colophon:
Ikilah pujine allāhumma natad nur. Tammat fī yawm Aḥad fī shahri ṣafar tanggal ping papat tahun jimakir.
Other notes:
The scroll is 610 cm. long and the number of pages mentioned here is the total number of photographs needed to document it. The text is written with the use of diacritics.

Item 1 - Title in Roman script:
[Cerita Nabi Adam dan lain-lain]
Item 1 - Title in English script:
[The story of prophet Adam and others]
Item 1 - Author:
Anonymous
Item 1 - Language:
Javanese

Item 2 - Title in Roman script:
[Silsilah Raja-raja Pajajaran]
Item 2 - Title in English script:
[Geneology of the Kings of Pajajaran]
Item 2 - Author:
Anonymous
Item 2 - Language:
Javanese
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