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New Testament manuscripts
Uncial 0173
Text James 1:25-27
Date 5th century
Script Greek
Now at Laurentian Library
Size 8 x 6.5 cm
Type Alexandrian text-type
Category II

Uncial 0173 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), is a Greek uncial manuscript of the New Testament, dated paleographically to the 5th century. The codex contains a small part of the Epistle of James 1:25-27, on one parchment leaf (8 cm by 6.5 cm). Written in one column per page, 9 lines per page, in uncial letters.[1]

The codex currently is housed at the Laurentian Library (PSI 5) in Florence.[1]

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

See also


  1. ^ a b c Kurt Aland, and Barbara Aland, The Text of the New Testament: An Introduction to the Critical Editions and to the Theory and Practice of Modern Textual Criticism, transl. Erroll F. Rhodes, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1995, p. 124.

Further reading

  • Publicazioni della Societa Italiana (Papiri Greci e Latini) I, 5, ed. G. Vitelli.


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