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Artefact ID62
TM IDTM 107791
Findspot (DEChriM ID)25   (Aḫmīm)
ClassTextual
MaterialParchment
Writing mediumCodex, Uncertain
Text contentLiterary
LanguageCoptic
Description

P.Lond.Copt. I 935

Small fragment of parchment containing 1 Samuel 12: 4, 5; 10, 11 written in Coptic (Sahidic dialect).

Selection criteriaLiterary genre (Biblical), Coptic language
Date from301
Date to400
Dating criteria

Palaeography

Absolute/relative dateRelative date
Archaeological context

From Akhmim according to Grenfell.

Accession number

London, British Library, Or. 4916(3)

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Editio Princeps

• Schleifer, Johannes. 1912. "Bruchstücke der sahidischen Bibelübersetzung." Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien. Philosophisch-Historische Klasse 170: 14-51 [1-31].

Additional Bibliography

• Crum, Walter Ewing. 1905. Catalogue of the Coptic Manuscripts in the British Museum. London: Trustees of the British Museum, 392 #935 (descr.).

• Drescher, James. 1970. The Coptic (Sahidic) Version of Kingdoms I, II (Samuel I, II), Corpus Scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium 313 = Scriptores Coptici 35. Louvain: Secrétariat du CorpusSCO, XI.

• Schüssler, Karlheinz (†). 2015. Das sahidische Alte und Neue Testament sa 185–260, bearbeitet von Frank Feder und Hans Förster, Biblia Coptica: Die koptischen Bibeltexte II/2. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 57 [Sa 208].

Authors
Mary Jane Cuyler, Matthias Müller, 2020–21, 2021
Suggested citation
Mary Jane Cuyler, Matthias Müller, 2020–21, 2021, "Artefact ID 62", 4CARE database - Fourth-Century Christian Archaeological Record of Egypt, https://4care-skos.mf.no/artefacts/62