|Date||V ex (476 - 500)|
|Origin and Provenance||
Origin uncertain and doubtless an imporation: to be compared with CLA 3.294, which may be part of the same MS. Found at Oxyrhynchus, Egypt. Acquired by the British Museum in 1914.
|TM Number||TM 62044|
|Contents||Testamentum Vetus, Pentateuchus (Vetus Latina, Gn 5.4–13, 29–31, 6.1–2).|
The script is a delicately formed early uncial: the bow of uncial A is very pointed; the hasta of uncial E is high, that of F fine and small; uncial M and N have forms unlike those found in the oldest Italian uncial; d has the half-uncial form in numerals; the ligature OS occurs at line-ends. New sections begin with a capital projecting into the margin. A large letter apparently began each column.
☛CLA first-edition provenance changed to follow second edition (adding comparandum). ☛Cavenaile, CPL 49. ☛P. Oxy. 8 1073.
|Last modified||29 November 2017|