MS PUL Woolner 7177

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 7177
Catalogue No. 860  (Vol. II, Appendix to Vol. I, p. 52)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Mīmāṃsā

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition worn/brittle  (badly worm eaten, text partly damaged)

Size in mm

Folio 270 x 114
Writing Area 215 x 65

Margin Lines

Type triple  (sometimes double)
Colour black

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 11
Akṣaras per Line 35

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 162
Foliation (from Label) 162

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) adhyāyas 4-12 and 6, pāda 2-8
Extent (from Label) adhyāyas 4-12
Extent (from Personal Inspection) 5000 granthas  (according to a remark written with pencil at the end of the last folio (162r?))

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands two  (marginal corrections by second hand)
Punctuation single and double daṇḍas


Rubrication Yes  (with red powder)
Other Emphasis secondary underlining of end colophon

Gaps and Fillers

Line Fillers space between daṇḍas, śubham astu

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, lower right corner  (also on the last written recto)
Script of Pagination nāgarī
Number of Hands one

Changes and Additions to the Text

Place Margins
Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapādas in the text, alignment with the correct line, number of correct line added to the marginal
Style of Writing smaller and finer than main text
Frequency infrequent

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, Appendix, p. 52)
   Source: PUL Label / Concluding elements (162r,11)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, Appendix, p. 52) / PUL Label / Concluding elements (162r,11)
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, Appendix, p. 52)

Person Related to Author
Kamalākara Bhaṭṭa
   Relation to Author: Father
   Source: Concluding elements (162r,11)
Rāmakr̥ṣṇa (Bh)aṭṭa
   Source: Concluding elements (162r,11)
   Note: father's father