Antique Manuscript Book containing verses in Sanskrit language / Devangari script BY VED VYAS (mentioned at the beginning of the manuscript)
THREE Miniature Paintings present - all very beautifully drawn with great attention to detail
Gold illuminated as can be seen in the 2nd photo taken at an angle.
Borders around the text on several pages
Hard cover binding cardboard and hand block printed cloth.
4-1/2" x 7" x 3/4" thick. Aprox. 133 handwritten pages of text and 3 full color painted panels.
The covers are damaged and the binding is not intact and hence the sections are separate. The pages however are intact and no significant damage is seen. The binding problems can be easily corrected with a skilled expert.
Age unknown - may be from the 1800s or earlier