|Date||V–VI (480 - 520)|
|Origin and Provenance||
Written in a part of the Roman Empire where Greek was more familiar than Latin, and presumably in Egypt where the fragment was found. Discovered probably in the Fayûm.
|TM Number||TM 65156|
|Contents||Amulet with Pater Noster. Testamentum Novum, Evangelia (Vetus Latina, Mt 6.11–12).|
Script is cursive by a hand more accustomed to Greek, to judge by the Greek letters that have slipped in, e.g. NOBIC, NOCTPA for nobis, nostra; u is cup-shaped; a is suprascript in the ligature an. The fragment has the look of an exercise. Part of a sketch is seen on the papyrological verso.
|Last modified||29 April 2019|