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|Material Type:||Conference publication, Manuscript, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Archival Material, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
David L Askren; Francis W Kelsey; J P Morgan, Jr.; Pierpont Morgan Library.
|Language Note:||Coptic, the Sahidic dialect.|
|Notes:||Manuscript fragment from a homily, written in Egypt.
Text: perhaps from a homily by Severus of Antioch.
Full text and provisional translation of the present bifolio in Depuydt.
Written area ca. 296 x 205 mm. Divisions: Ekthesis, reddened enlarged initial, and paragraphus sign (reddened budded diple with green bud tilted to the angle of a coronis) setting off paragraphs.
Script: Upright. 10 lines = ca. 73-77 mm.
Superlineation: None. Punctuation: Raised reddened dot in conjunction with a space. No tremas.
Collation: Uncertain, but hypothetically the second bifolio or leaves 2 and 7 of the third quire of the codex (assuming regular quire structure in eights; inferred from the ancient pagination and the sequence of hair and flesh). No remains of signatures, quire ornaments, monograms, headlines, or catchwords.
Decoration: Page numbers, extended letters. Color: Red (chemically altered).
|Description:||1 bifolio (2 columns, 38-40 lines) : vellum, illustrations ; 338 x 265 mm|