MS PUL Woolner 6093

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 6093
Catalogue No. 289  (Vol. II, p. 19)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Nyāya

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition good

Size in mm

Folio 460 x 82
Writing Area 390 x 46

Margin Lines

Type none

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 10
Akṣaras per Line 110  (90-120)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 32
Foliation (from Label) 32

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) a part "From Tattvacintāmaṇivyākhyā"
Extent (from Label) incomplete  ("Māṅgalavāda only")
Extent (from Personal Inspection) beginning and ending colophon preserved

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Bāṅglā
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands one
Punctuation daṇḍas


Other Emphasis secondary underlining  (initial invocation and concluding colophon with red colored crayon)

Gaps and Fillers

Line Fillers line left incomplete  (last folio verso)

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, left and right margin
Number of Hands one

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation mamūmā  (?)
Location left margin  (beneath foliation)
Further Features

Changes and Additions to the Text

Main writing area
Script Bāṅglā
Linking Method vertical alignment and line number added to the marginal
Style of Writing more sloppy, darker ink, m.sec., use of orpiment  (often wrong akṣaras in the main text are overwritten or deleted with orpiment)
Frequency very frequent
Orpiment Yes  (frequently wrong akṣaras in the main text are overwritten or deleted with orpiment)

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 19) / PUL Label
   Note: Remark in catalogue: from Tattvacintāmaṇivyākhyā
   Source: PUL Label (deleted)
   Note: "Pratyakṣaparicchedarahasya" bracketed/deleted; remark on label: Maṅgalavādarahasya commentary
   Source: Concluding elements (32v,9)
   Source: Concluding elements (32v,9)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

Madhurānātha Tarkavāgīśa
   Source: PUL Label
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 19)