MS PUL Woolner 0358

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 0358
Catalogue No. 92  (Vol. II, p. 7)
PUL Subject Classification Nyāya

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Condition good  (stained, sides partly worn)

Size in mm

Folio 295 x 150
Writing Area 250 x 120

Margin Lines

Type double
Colour black

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 23
Akṣaras per Line 60

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 67, 145  (folio 84 missing)
Foliation (from Label) 67, 145  (folio 84 missing)
Foliation (from Personal Inspection) 217  (according to a marginal remark on 145r)
Physical Completeness incomplete

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) Pratyakṣa- and Anumānakhaṇḍa  (incomplete)
Extent (from Label) Pratyakṣa- and Anumānakhaṇḍa  (folio 84 missing)

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands one
Punctuation no marks


Rubrication Yes

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, upper left and lower right margin
Number of Hands one
Further Features

Auspicious or Devotional Elements

Element rāma.
Location verso, lower right margin, above foliation

Marginal Title Information

(not clearly legible)  (MS images out of focus)
Location verso, upper left corner, above foliation
Further Features

Changes and Additions to the Text

Place Main writing area and margins  (in the margins of all four sides)
Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapādas and alignment with the corrected line, sometimes line number added to the marginal
Style of Writing smaller, upright, by at least two hands
Frequency very frequent
Orpiment Yes  (very frequent)

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
Tattvacintāmaṇi Dīdhitivyākhyā – Prakāśa
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 7)
   Source: PUL Label
   Source: Title Page or Title Folio (1r, nāgarī, black ink, highlighted)
   Source: Concluding elements (145,3)
   Source: Title Page or Title Folio (1r, roman, black ink)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements
Text After Concluding Elements