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DREAMSEA Project No.:
DS 0010 00034
Institution:
HMML; DREAMSEA
Surrogate Format:
Digital
IIIF Manifest:
https://www.vhmml.org/image/manifest/513086
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 34
Subject matter:
Prayer and Divination
Begin Year Date:
1800
End Year Date:
1900
Script:
Jawi
Writing support:
European paper
Watermark?:
No
Countermark?:
No
Manuscript cover?:
No
Binding?:
No
Manuscript paper dimension:
20.5 x 15.3 cm
Text block dimension:
13 x 11.1 cm
Number of pages:
20 pages
Rubrication?:
Yes
Illumination?:
No
Illustration?:
No
Manuscript condition:
Poor
Description of manuscript content:
The book contains divination based on the Arabic alphabet to decide on the best marriage partner and to predict people’s characters.
Other notes:
The manuscript is incomplete due to missing pages at the start and at the end. It is damaged with loss of text.

Item 1 - Title in Roman script:
[Ilmu Hisab Abjadi]
Item 1 - Title in English script:
[Book on Divination]
Item 1 - Author:
Anonymous
Item 1 - Language:
Malay
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