MS PUL Woolner 6090

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 6090
Catalogue No. 41  (Vol. II, p. 3)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Nyāya

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition worn/brittle  (sides stained by moisture, wavy, rodent damage; text undamaged)

Size in mm

Folio 472 x 85
Writing Area 395 x 40

Margin Lines

Type none

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 9  (sometimes 8)
Akṣaras per Line 95  (90-100)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 28
Foliation (from Label) 28

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Bāṅglā
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands one
Punctuation daṇḍas


Other Emphasis secondary underlining  (parts of beginning colophon in 1v,1 with blue colored crayon; ending colophon with grey pencil)

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, in the middle of left and right margin
Number of Hands one

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation kāraṇa(ty)āvā
Location verso, left margin  (above foliation)

Changes and Additions to the Text

Main writing area and margins
Script Bāṅglā
Linking Method vertical alignment and line number added to the marginal
Style of Writing like main text, slightly smaller
Frequency very frequent

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 3)
Kāra[ kavādarahasya ]ṇatāvādarahasya
   Source: PUL Label
   Note: "kavādarahasya" deleted

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 3)
   Source: PUL Label