MS PUL Woolner 7278


A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 7278
Catalogue No. 303  (Vol. II, p. 20)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Nyāya

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition worn/brittle  (sides worn and stained from moisture)

Size in mm

Folio 436 x 85
Writing Area 365 x 35

Margin Lines

Type none

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 8
Akṣaras per Line 105

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 61
Foliation (from Label) 61

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) 2000 granthas
Extent (from Label) 2000 granthas
Extent (from Personal Inspection) initial and closing colophon

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Bāṅglā
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands one  (except for the abbreviated title in the left margin)
Punctuation daṇḍas

Foliation etc.

Foliation

Location of Foliation verso, right margin
Further Features

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation vidhi sū(..)
Location left margin
Further Features

Changes and Additions to the Text

Place
Margins  (in the margins of all four sides)
Script Bāṅglā
Linking Method kākapādas and deletions in the text, alignment and line number added to the marginal
Style of Writing like main text
Frequency very frequent
Characteristics
Orpiment Yes

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
Vidhivādarahasya
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 20) / Concluding elements (61,7)
Śabdaparicchede Vidhivādarahasya
   Source: PUL Label / Title Page or Title Folio (1r)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase

End of Text

Concluding Elements