MS PUL Woolner 7205

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 7205
Catalogue No. 716  (Vol. II, p. 50)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Vedānta

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition good  (sides worn)

Size in mm

Folio 270 x 120
Writing Area 210 x 80

Margin Lines

Type double  (sometimes threefold; fine lines)
Colour black

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 11
Akṣaras per Line 43  (38-48)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 36  (leaves 1-6 and 24-26 missing)
Foliation (from Label) 36  (leaves 1-6 and 24-26 missing)
Foliation (from Personal Inspection) the end of the MS is missing, too
Physical Completeness incomplete

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) adhyāya 1
Extent (from Label) 1st adhyāya  (incomplete)
Extent (from Personal Inspection) beginning, end and several folios of MS missing
Textual Completeness of the Work incomplete

Script and Scribal Conventions

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


Rubrication Yes  (numberings of sections and sūtra text)

Structural Elements

Are Sections Numbered? Yes  (highlighted with red powder)

Foliation etc.


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

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation sū•vr̥•
Location verso, upper left margin, above foliation

Changes and Additions to the Text

Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākāpadas, alignment, line number added to the marginal
Style of Writing like main text
Frequency infrequent
Orpiment Yes  (very frequent)

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Label / Title Page or Title Folio (7r, upper margin, pencil, nāgarī)
Brahmasūtra with Vṛtti
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 50)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements