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CLA 224
  • Manchester United Kingdom John Rylands Library Gr. 61
Script Early Half-Uncial
Date IV (301 - 400)
Origin and Provenance

Found in Egypt, where it was probably written, manifestly as a school textbook.

CLA Vol. 2
TM Number TM 316150
Support Papyrus
Contents Cicero, In Catilinam (2.14–15), cum versione Graeca.
Script Commentary

Script is an early example of half-uncial, with H showing the capital form, uncial E, L, and S the uncial forms. The date of the Latin uncial is confirmed by the date which experts assign to the Greek.


☛CLA first-edition date (V) changed to follow second edition. ☛D. Internullo, Papyrologica Lupiensia 20–21 (2011–12), p. 79–94. ☛P. Ryl. Gr. 1 61. ☛Cavenaile, CPL 22.

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