MS PUL Woolner 6504

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 6504
Catalogue No. 121  (Vol. I, Appendix, p. 138)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Mīmāṃsā

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition worn/brittle  (especially 1st and last folio where parts of text are lost)

Size in mm

Folio 325 x 92
Writing Area 290 x 59

Margin Lines

Type double  (sometimes three or four)
Colour black

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 10  (9 also)
Akṣaras per Line 70

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 51-149
Foliation (from Label) 51-149
Physical Completeness incomplete

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) 7000 granthas  (adhyāya 1, pāda 3)
Extent (from Label) 7000 granthas  (remark on cover: "adhyāya 1, pāda 3 [a few sūtras], 2nd pāda complete?")

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands one
Punctuation daṇḍas  (rare single daṇḍas)


Rubrication Yes  (structural phrases like "na ca", "na vety", "yadi", "nanu", etc.)

Structural Elements

Other Structural Elements highlighting  (see above)

Gaps and Fillers

Indication of Gaps śirolekhā only, no akṣara

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation uncertain from the present sample

Auspicious or Devotional Elements

Element uncertain from the present sample

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation uncertain from the present sample

Changes and Additions to the Text

Main writing area
Script Devanāgarī
Frequency no marginalia

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Label
Taṃtravārtikavyākhyā – Nyāyasudhā
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. I, App., p 138)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. I, App., p. 138) / PUL Label