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DREAMSEA Project No.:
DS 0010 00001
Institution:
HMML; DREAMSEA
Surrogate Format:
Digital
IIIF Manifest:
https://www.vhmml.org/image/manifest/513053
Country:
Indonesia
City (Province):
Baubau (Sulawesi Tenggara)
Name of collection:
Private collection of La Ode Zaenu
Right to Left?:
Yes
Current Status:
In situ
Shelfmark:
MLZ 1
Subject matter:
Letter
Copying date in native date:
14 Rajab 1253 AH
Copying date in Gregorian:
1858 November 30
Place of copying:
Buton
Script:
Jawi
Writing support:
European paper
Watermark?:
No
Countermark?:
No
Manuscript cover?:
No
Binding?:
No
Manuscript paper dimension:
20.9 x 16.5 cm
Text block dimension:
17.5 x 7.5 cm
Number of pages:
2 pages
Rubrication?:
No
Illumination?:
No
Illustration?:
No
Manuscript condition:
Damaged
Description of manuscript content:
The letter contains an introduction on behalf of an envoy from Buton who was dispatched to meet the Governor in Makassar.
Colophon:
Termaktub atas tanah Buton …. Kepada Empat Belas hari bulan Rajab pada hari Sabtu di dalam Hijrah Seribu Dua Ratus Lima Puluh Tiga tahun 1253 sanah.
Other notes:
The manuscript is damaged causing loss of text. The text is written without the use of diacritics.

Item 1 - Title in Roman script:
[Letter]
Item 1 - Author:
Syarif Laman
Item 1 - Language:
Malay
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