Arfang Karamo Sylla Manuscript Collection
(2018-10-01)Image taken during interview with manuscript owner Arfang Karamo Sylla (left) and Ibrahima Yaffa (right) in Pakao Darsilami, Sedhiou, Senegal, for the manuscript digitization work done in October 2018.
The manuscript is a biography of the Mandinka scholar called Fode Koule Sylla (1752-1843), also known as Sylla Baa (Mandinka: The Great Sylla). This manuscript is based on the Arabic original that Fode Koule Sylla wrote. ...