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Balinese people The Adiparwa, first book of the Mahabharata
palm-leaf manuscript [lontar]
mid-late 19th century Place made: Bali, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: drawings, manuscripts, palm-leaf, ink, cord, Chinese coin; incising
Primary Insc: Text in Old Javanese language and Balinese script
Dimensions: palm leaves 4.5 h x 53.6 w cm wooden box 58.5 h x 6.5 w x 7.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1994
Accession No: NGA 94.1235.1-2