MS PUL Woolner 7266

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 7266
Catalogue No. 275  (Vol. II, p. 17)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Nyāya

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition good  (right hand side edge wavy from moisture)

Size in mm

Folio 370 x 70
Writing Area 280 x 30

Margin Lines

Type none

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 5
Akṣaras per Line 56  (54-58)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 7
Foliation (from Label) 7
Physical Completeness complete

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Label) complete
Extent (from Personal Inspection) 100 granthas, initial and closing colophon  (number 100 [i.e., granthas] given on 1r [pencil] and on the label [arabic, ink])

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Bāṅglā
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands one
Punctuation single and double daṇḍas


Other Emphasis underlining  (secondary, parts of the ending colophon)

Structural Elements

Other Structural Elements space of 2-3 akṣaras

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, left margin
Script of Pagination baṅglā
Number of Hands one  (only 1v available)

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation padārthakha śi
Location beneath foliation

Changes and Additions to the Text

Script Bāṅglā
Linking Method numerals added to the marginal and alignment with the corrected line
Style of Writing some of the same size, some smaller than main text
Frequency very frequent

Further Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
Padārthakhaṇḍana or Padārthatattvakhaṇḍana
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 17)
   Source: PUL Label
   Source: Title Page or Title Folio (1r, nāgarī, pencil)
   Source: Concluding elements (written in the margin of the last folio)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

   Source: PUL Label
Raghunātha Śiromaṇi
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 17)

Person Related to MS
Muktarāmamāṇikya (..)īrabhaṭṭācārya
   Source: Concluding elements (last line of last folio)
   Note: reading and relation to MS unclear