MS PUL Woolner 7259

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 7259
Catalogue No. 964  (Vol. II, p. 67)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Vedānta

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition damaged  (worm eaten)

Size in mm

Folio 250 x 115
Writing Area 205 x 73

Margin Lines

Type double  (somewhat loosely drawn)
Colour black

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 9  (10 on 32r in order to spare another verso)
Akṣaras per Line 32

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) 600 granthas
Extent (from Label) 600 granthas
Extent (from Personal Inspection) no remark on incompleteness  (first and last folio preserved)

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands one
Punctuation daṇḍas  (clear double daṇḍas and cursive one-and-a-half-daṇḍas)

Structural Elements

Are Sections Numbered? Yes

Gaps and Fillers

Indication of Gaps śirolekhā only, no akṣara  (see, e.g., 32r,9)
Line Fillers no incomplete lines  (the colophon of the last folio is written in the margins)

Foliation etc.


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

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation sattatva / ratnamā  (separated)
Location verso, upper left / right corner

Changes and Additions to the Text

Place Main writing area and margins
Frequency infrequent

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Label
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 67) / Title Page or Title Folio (1r, black ink, nāgarī, probably by the scribe of the main text)
   Note: section: dvaitavedānta
Sattattvaratna ... Mālā
   Source: Text (1v,5)
   Source: Concluding elements (32r,3)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 67)

Person Related to Author
   Relation to Author: Father
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 67) / PUL Label
   Source: Concluding elements (32r,5)
   Note: relation unclear
   Source: Text (1v,4)
   Note: relation unclear