Batak manuscript on bark.

Record ID: 
302440
Accession number: 
MS W.75
Title: 
Batak manuscript on bark.
Created: 
Sumatra? 19th century?
Binding: 
Wooden covers. In olive green cloth slipcase with leather back, stamped 19JPW71, by Julia Wightman.
Credit: 
Bequest of Julia P. Wightman, 1994.
Description: 
1 v. (13 panels) : wood bark ; 64 x 55 mm
Provenance: 
From the library of Julia P. Wightman, with her book plate laid in (Wightman bequest, 1994; code: IIT.'70; JPW 7038).
Notes: 

Ms. written and illuminated in Sumatra? in the 19th century?
Includes text, table, and serpentine designs.
13 panels in accordion fold; front and end panels pasted to wooden boards.

Language: 
Batak
Century: 
Classification: