MS PUL Woolner 6585

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 6585
Catalogue No. 127  (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  (worm eaten)

Size in mm

Folio 265 x 119
Writing Area 220 x 95

Margin Lines

Type double
Colour red

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 26  (25-27)
Akṣaras per Line 55  (44-60)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 17
Foliation (from Label) 17
Physical Completeness complete  (presumably)

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) 1200 granthas
Extent (from Label) 1200 granthas  (number also given on 1r)
Extent (from Personal Inspection) beginning and end colophon preserved

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright  (small and narrow)
No. of Hands one
Punctuation daṇḍas


Rubrication Yes  (initial invocation and single akṣaras throughout the text)

Structural Elements

Other Structural Elements double daṇḍas  (for colophons)

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, upper left and lower right corner
Further Features

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation mī.
Location verso, upper left corner
Further Features

Changes and Additions to the Text

Main writing area and margins
Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapādas, line number, alignment
Style of Writing m.sec., upright, by two or even three hands
Frequency very frequent

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Label / Concluding elements (17r,15)
   Source: Title Page or Title Folio (1r) / Text (1v,1)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

Bālakr̥ṣṇendra Sarasvatī
   Source: PUL Label / Title Page or Title Folio (1r) / Concluding elements (17r,14f.)
Bālakr̥ṣṇa Sarasvatī
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. I, Appendix, p. 138)
   Source: Text (1v,1f.)

Person Related to Author
   Relation to Author: Teacher
   Source: Concluding elements (17r,14)