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DREAMSEA Project No.:
DS 0037 00003
Institution:
HMML; DREAMSEA
Surrogate Format:
Digital
IIIF Manifest:
https://www.vhmml.org/image/manifest/540277
Country:
Indonesia
City (Province):
Banyuwangi (Jawa Timur)
Name of collection:
Private Collection of Welly Abdur Ridho
Right to Left?:
Yes
Current Status:
In situ
Subject matter:
Prophetology
Copyist:
Anonymous
Begin Year Date:
1920
End Year Date:
1940
Script:
Arabic; Pegon
Writing support:
European paper
Watermark?:
No
Countermark?:
No
Manuscript cover?:
Yes
Binding?:
Yes
Manuscript cover dimension:
21.9 x 16.8 cm
Manuscript paper dimension:
21.4 x 16.7 cm
Text block dimension:
18.3 x 13.1 cm
Number of pages:
146 pages
Number of blank pages:
6 pages
Rubrication?:
No
Illumination?:
No
Illustration?:
No
Manuscript condition:
Good
Description of manuscript content:
The manuscript contains two texts. The first text is Serat Yusuf (The Story of Prophet Joseph). The second text is the story about the Pandawa Lima, the main characters in the Mahabharata story. The five figures are Yudhisthira, Bima, Arjuna, Nakula, and Sahadeva. In addition to the five figures, the figures of Vishnu, Bishma, and so on are also shown.
Other notes:
This manuscript text is usually sung at weddings with the hope that the bride and groom will be like Prophet Yusuf and Julaiha.

Item 1 - Title in Native script:
سرات يوسف
Item 1 - Title in Roman script:
Serat Yusuf
Item 1 - Title in English script:
The Story of Prophet Joseph
Item 1 - Author:
Anonymous
Item 1 - Language:
Javanese; Madurese

Item 2 - Title in Native script:
سرات فنداوا
Item 2 - Title in Roman script:
Serat Pandawa
Item 2 - Title in English script:
The Book of Pandawa
Item 2 - Author:
Anonymous
Item 2 - Language:
Javanese; Madurese
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