MS PUL Woolner 1233

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 1233
Catalogue No. 340  (Vol. II, p. 22)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Nyāya

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support industrial paper
Condition good  (edges stained and slighly crumbled)

Size in mm

Folio 325 x 120
Writing Area 260 x 90

Margin Lines

Type none

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 11  (10-12)
Akṣaras per Line 60

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 10
Foliation (from Label) 10
Foliation (from Personal Inspection) folios 1, 2 and 8-10 are digitized
Physical Completeness complete  (according to label)

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Personal Inspection) beginning and end preserved

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright  (comparatively narrow akṣaras)
No. of Hands one
Punctuation no marks


Other Emphasis highlighting with red powder  (underlining with red ink, m.sec., in the end colophon)

Gaps and Fillers

Line Fillers no incomplete lines

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, lower right margin
Number of Hands one

Changes and Additions to the Text

Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapāda above the line, alignment
Style of Writing clearly m.sec.
Frequency frequent
Orpiment Yes

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 22) / PUL Label / Title Page or Title Folio (10v, black ink, nāgarī) / Concluding elements (10r,11)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements
Text After Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 22) / PUL Label / Text (1v,1)
Nyāyapaṃcānana[ .. .. .. .. ]Jayarāma
   Source: Concluding elements (10r,11)
Uniform Name Jayarāma Nyāyapañcānana

Person Related to MS
   Relation to Manuscript: Scribe
   Source: Concluding elements (10r,11)

saṃ. 1831
   Time refers to: MS - Date of Writing
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 22) / PUL Label
saṃvat* 1832 caitrakr̥ṣṇanavamyāṃ śanau
   Source: Concluding elements (10v,11)