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Manuscripts- Pre-Islamic

Buddhist sacred text on paper, 6th-8th centuries.

Buddhist sacred text on paper, 6th-8th centuries.

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Material
Paper and parchment | Wood
Type
Documents
Details
Ancient manuscripts written usually in Indic scripts or occasionally Bactrian. Usually of palm leaf paper, birch bark or vellum.  |
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Countries
Afghanistan
Period
Pre-Islamic