MS PUL Woolner 0131

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 0131
Catalogue No. 514  (Vol. II, p. 37)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Vedānta

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support unclassifiable paper
Condition worn/brittle  (sides brittle and partly broken; text well preserved)

Size in mm

Folio 140 x 220  (approximately)
Writing Area 110 x 180  (approximately)

Margin Lines

Type none

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 21
Akṣaras per Line 19

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 3
Foliation (from Label) 3
Foliation (from Personal Inspection) 3

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Label) 12 ślokas

Script and Scribal Conventions

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

Structural Elements

Are Sections Numbered? Yes
Other Structural Elements often a new section is started in a new line

Foliation etc.


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

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation ṭī.
Location verso, above foliation

Changes and Additions to the Text

Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapādas and alignment
Style of Writing slightly smaller, similar to main text
Frequency infrequent
Orpiment Yes  (frequent deletion and correction of single akṣaras)

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
Hastāmala savyākhyā
   Source: PUL Label
Ācāryārbhakavivāda or Hastāmalakastotra
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 37)
Śabdaśakti Prakāśa
   Source: PUL Label (label on the red linen cover)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

saṃ. 1721
   Time refers to: MS - Date of Writing
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 37) / PUL Label