MS PUL Woolner 7267

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 7267
Catalogue No. 367  (Vol. II, p. 26)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Vaiśeṣika

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition worn/brittle  (text undamaged)

Size in mm

Folio 400 x 90
Writing Area 360 x 30

Margin Lines

Type none

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 6
Akṣaras per Line 70  (60-77)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 8  (four more folios of smaller size after fourth folio; see Further Peculiar Features )
Foliation (from Label) 4  (nāgarī; folio 1r has the arabic numeral 4)
Foliation (from Personal Inspection) 8  (visible on the MS shots )
Physical Completeness incomplete

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) incomplete
Extent (from Label) incomplete
Extent (from Personal Inspection) incomplete  (100 granthas according to a remark on folio 1r [arabic, pencil]; no initial colophon on first folio)

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright  (somewhat sloppy)
No. of Hands one  (except for 1r and the four additional folios succeeding folio 4)
Punctuation daṇḍas

Foliation etc.


Changes and Additions to the Text

Script Bāṅglā
Linking Method candrabindu in text, number of line added to the marginal and alignment with the correct line
Style of Writing same hand, slightly smaller
Frequency infrequent

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
Ātmatattvavivekavyākhyā – Dīdhiti
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 26)
   Source: PUL Label
Ātmatatvavivekasya Bhāva(.. ..)
   Source: Text (1v,1)
   Note: not clearly legible

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Text After Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 26) / PUL Label