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  • Devi Mahatmya

    Manuscript

    An illustrated palm-leaf manuscript of the Devī Māhātmya, a devotional text in praise of Durgā. Made in Bhaktapur, Nepal...

  • Hagiographa

    Manuscript

    Codex of Ketuvim (‘Writings’, the third division of the Hebrew Bible), in Hebrew, Aramaic and Judeo-Arabic. The transla...

  • Rigveda

    Manuscript

    The Rig Veda is one of the oldest and most important texts in the śruti tradition of Hinduism. What is the Rig Veda? Th...

  • Stonehenge, Corte Beschryvinghe van Engheland, Sch...

    Watercolour, Pen and Ink, View, Manuscript

    This is one of the oldest depictions of Stonehenge in existence, and the first to have been drawn on site. The image was...

  • Yiddish Pentateuch

    Manuscript

    A 16th-century Yiddish translation of the Torah. What is Yiddish? Yiddish is an old language that was spoken by Jewish...