|Date||V (401 - 500)|
|Origin and Provenance||
Origin uncertain; but script points to some centre in the Eastern part of the Roman empire. Found at Oxyrhynchus.
|TM Number||TM 62970|
|Contents||Vergilius, Aeneis (4.661–705, 5.1–6), Graece.|
Script is a not very expert uncial of a type recalling the Florentine Digests and legal fragments found in Egypt: B rises above the line; the upright of R extends below the line and the bow comes down to the base line; the letters uncial A, uncial E, O, N, and P follow the Greek rather than the Latin norm.
☛CLA first-edition date (VI) and script (Uncial) changed to follow second edition. ☛P. Oxy. 8 1099. ☛Cavenaile, CPL 5. ☛Scappaticcio, Papyri Vergilianae 19 (date V ex). ☛Seider, Paläographie II.1 no. 57 pl. XXXII.
|Last modified||21 June 2017|