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Uncial 0204

Uncial 0204 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), is a Greek-Coptic diglot uncial manuscript of the New Testament, dated paleographically to the 7th century.[1]


The codex contains a small parts of the Gospel of Matthew 24:39-42,44-48 (Coptic 24:30-33,35-37), on one parchment leaf (25 cm by 21 cm). It is written in two columns per page, 26 lines per page, in very large uncial letters.[1] The Coptic part is written in Fayumic dialect.

The Greek text of this codex is a representative of the Alexandrian text-type. Aland placed it in Category II.[1]

Currently it is dated by the INTF to the 7th century.[1][2]

The Coptic text was examined by Walter Ewing Crum in 1905 (as P. Lond. Copt. 500).

The codex currently is housed at the British Library (Gr. 4923 (2)) in London.[1]

See also

Bible portal


Further reading

  • Anna Passoni dell'Acqua, Aegyptus 60 (1980), pp. 110-119.
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