Series TVAIK - Timor Region - Timor Island (Vaikenu Language)

Date Rangeno date
Quantity0.02 cm, 2 items
ProvenanceCapell, Arthur

This series contains material from Timor Island, focusing on the Vaikenu language. It includes a handwritten set of sentences compiled by Capell (in Vaikenu), and a typed version of part of the above list.

Timor is an island at the south of the Malay Archipelago, divided between the independent state of East Timor, and West Timor, part of the Indonesia province of East Nusa Tenggara with the surface of 11,883 sq mi/ 30,777 kmē. The name is a variant of timur, Malay for "east"; it is so called because it is at the east end of a chain of islands.

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AC2-TVAIK101 Vaikenu. Set of sentences based on Capell's 'Foundations' work books.
Vaikenu, Timor Island.
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Manuscript. Contains additional annotations by Capell.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-TVAIK101
Date range no date    Quantity 0.01 cm, 1 folio
Inventory Identifier TVAIK101 Series TVAIK
AC2-TVAIK102 Typed version of Section B of the above folio with English meanings.
Vaikenu, Timor Island.
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Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-TVAIK102
Date range no date    Quantity 0.01 cm, 1 folio
Inventory Identifier TVAIK102 Series TVAIK

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