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Lu.“Altan Tobchi” © National Library of Mongolia

Lu.“Altan Tobchi” : Golden History written in 1651

Registration year: 2011
Submission year: 
2010
Collection ID: 
2010-01

This is the only surviving handwritten original manuscript in Mongolian vertical script. It presents the history of Mongolia and neighbouring countries from Chinggis Khan to Ligden Khan (13th to 17th century) and is the most ancient surviving example of the primary Mongolian source editions of the "Secret History".

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Lu.“Altan Tobchi” © National Library of Mongolia
Lu.“Altan Tobchi”
© National Library of Mongolia
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