MS PUL Woolner 7718

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 7718
Catalogue No. 62  (Vol. II, p. 5)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Nyāya

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support regular hand made paper
Condition worn/brittle

Size in mm

Folio 240 x 105
Writing Area 205 x 73

Margin Lines

Type double  (two double lines; some folios without)
Colour black

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 11
Akṣaras per Line 44  (extremes of sample 39-50)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Personal Inspection) 34
Physical Completeness incomplete

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) 2-35
Extent (from Label) 2-35
Extent (from Card Catalogue) 2-35
Extent (from Personal Inspection) 2-35

Script and Scribal Conventions

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


Rubrication Yes  (very frequent; small parts such as "yad vā", "nanu", "uktam", "maivam", etc.)

Structural Elements

Are Sections Numbered? Yes

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, upper left corner
Script of Pagination devanāgarī
Number of Hands one  (except for the number 2 in arabic, written with pencil on the first folio (probably 2) recto)

Auspicious or Devotional Elements

Element rāma
Location verso, lower right corner

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation guṇava, ugu, gugu, bh. naṃpra, etc.  (various)
Location verso, upper left corner

Changes and Additions to the Text

Main writing area and margins  (in the margins of all four sides)
Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapādas
Style of Writing smaller than main text
Frequency infrequent  (rare in the end, more frequent in the beginning)

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 5) / PUL Label

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements