MS PUL Woolner 6593

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 6593
Catalogue No. 128  (Vol. I, Appendix, p. 138)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Mīmāṃsā

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition good  (edges buckled)

Size in mm

Folio 304 x 110
Writing Area 235 x 56

Margin Lines

Type double
Colour black

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 10
Akṣaras per Line 62  (57-66)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 38
Foliation (from Label) 38

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) 1400 granthas  ("Beginning with a[dhyāya] 10,4,26 - end")
Extent (from Label) beginning with 10,4,26.  (remark on cover with black ink; similar remark on 1r with red ink)

Script and Scribal Conventions

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


Rubrication Yes  (end colophon)
Other Emphasis secondary underlining  (of the first sūtra [10.4.26] on 1r, with red ink)

Structural Elements

Other Structural Elements double daṇḍas

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, lower right corner
Number of Hands one

Auspicious or Devotional Elements

Element rāma
Location verso, right margin  (above foliation)

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation / ku.  (only two (different) instances available in the present sample)
Location verso, upper left corner

Changes and Additions to the Text

Frequency no marginalia

Further Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. I, Appendix, p. 138) / PUL Label

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements
Text After Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

Gāgābhaṭṭa (Viśveśvara)
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. I, Appendix, p. 138) / PUL Label
Viśveśvara, Gāgābhaṭṭa
   Source: Concluding elements (38v,7)

Person Related to Author
   Relation to Author: Father
   Source: Concluding elements (38v,8)

Person Related to MS
   Relation to Manuscript: Previous Owner of MS
   Source: Concluding elements (postcolophon information)
   Note: this name is also found in PUL W 6557 and 6597