Maps [Manuṣyaloka, map of the world of man, according to Jain cosomological traditions].
- [Manuṣyaloka, map of the world of man, according to Jain cosomological traditions].
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Jaina cosmology
- - Manuscript maps
- - Earth
- - Title provided by cataloger.
- - Gift; Nasli M. Heeramaneck.
- - From western Rajasthan.
- - Gouache on cotton, sewn on to modern cloth backing. Originally folded in accompanying silk brocade covered wooden boards (each 14 x 27 cm.).
- - Exhibited: World treasures of the Library of Congress: Beginnings, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., June 7, 2001-March 15, 2003.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - Copy imperfect: Liquid staining in upper and lower right corners, ink stain in upper left corner, some losses throughout.
- 1 map : col. ; 95 x 91 cm.
- Call Number
- G9930 189- .M2
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g9930 ct001173 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g9930.ct001173
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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