Manuscript is employed for contemplation and recitation and is a poetic work that deals with the exploits of the Raghu dynasty, important as a mythic background to and retelling of elements of the Hindu epic, the Rāmāyaṇa.
Title from colophon (f. 8v). Written in 8-10 lines per leaf. 8 leaves foliated 1-8, upper left and lower right verso. Colophon: iti śrīdharaghuvaṃśe mahakāvye kālidāsakṛtau ṣaṣṭhamaḥ sargaḥ // (f. 8v). Mistakes covered with yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; numbers highlighted in red throughout..Final folio written in a second scribal hand. There is a watermark of a partial name or title.
Listed in H.I. Poleman, Census of Indic Manuscripts in the United States and Canada (New Haven, Conn.: American Oriental Society, 1938), Poleman 1959 (UP 1531).