Amherst Coptic Papyrus 21.1-2.

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Amh. Copt. Pap. 21.1-2
Amherst Coptic Papyrus 21.1-2.
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1914) in 1912.
1 pane of glass containing 2 papyrus fragments ; 160 x 178 mm, 139 x 151 mm
Brought to a dealer in Luxor from Hū, ancient Diospolis Parva, according to Archibald Henry Sayce, who saw the manuscript at Luxor before its acquisition; purchased by Lord Amhurst Tyssen-Amherst, 1st Baron Amherst of Hackney, in the winter of 1905-1906; purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1912; J.P. Morgan (1867-1943).

Manuscript fragments from two leaves of a papyrus codex martyrdom; written in Egypt.
Edited and translated into English by Crum.
Divisions: Ekthesis, slightly enlarged initial, and paragraphus sign (zeta-shaped coronis) setting off paragraphs.
Script: Upright. 10 lines = ca. 94 mm
Superlineation: Connective? Punctuation: Raised dot in conjunction with a space. Tremas.
Collation: ? No remains of signatures, quire ornaments, monograms, headlines or catchwords.

Coptic, the Sahidic dialect
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