PHILIP AND PETER IN PHRYGIA

MS 2007
MS Short Title PHILIP AND PETER IN PHRYGIA
Text BIBLE: ACTS, APOCRYPH, RECOUNTING THE PREACHING AND MIRACLES OF PHILIP AND PETER IN PHRYGIA
Description MS in Sahidic on vellum, Egypt, 9th c., 1 f., 34x20 cm, 2 columns, (27x17 cm, column width ca. 8,5 cm), 35 lines in a superb Coptic uncial, large capitals in the margins, penwork arabesques as line-fillers.
Binding Barking, Essex, 1997, blue leatherlike folder, by Aquarius.
Context Another fragment possibly from the same MS in Laurence Witten cat. 6, no 12.
Provenance 1. Erik von Scherling(?), Leiden; 2. Laurence Witten, Southport, Connecticut (-1995); 3. Sam Fogg Rare Books Ltd., London.
Commentary This is the only known copy in a standard Sahidic version of this portion of the text. With a complete transcription, with English and Dutch translations, and comparison with the Sahidic- Fayumic Boharic texts.
See also MS 1679, Marcellus (PS): Passio sanctorum Petri et Pauli, Italy, 10th c.
Place of origin Egypt
Dates 9c AD

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