Minuscule 2446

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New Testament manuscripts
Minuscule 2446
Text Gospels
Date 12th century
Script Greek
Now at Bible Museum
Size 16.8 cm by 12.8 cm
Category none

Minuscule 2446 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), is a Greek minuscule manuscript of the New Testament on parchment. Dated paleografically to the 12th century.[1] The manuscript has complex contents.


The codex contains a complete text of the four Gospels, on 320 parchment leaves (16.8 cm by 12.8 cm). The text is written in one column per page, in 22 lines per page.[1]

The Greek text of the codex Kurt Aland did not place in any Category.[2] Wisse did not examine it by using the Claremont Profile Method.[3]

The codex now is located in the Bible Museum (Ms. 6) at Münster.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c K. Aland, M. Welte, B. Köster, K. Junack, "Kurzgefasste Liste der griechischen Handschriften des Neues Testaments", Walter de Gruyter, Berlin, New York 1994, p. 188.
  2. ^ Aland, Kurt; Aland, Barbara (1995). The Text of the New Testament: An Introduction to the Critical Editions and to the Theory and Practice of Modern Textual Criticism. Erroll F. Rhodes (trans.). Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company. p. 137. ISBN 978-0-8028-4098-1. 
  3. ^ Wisse, Frederik (1982). The profile method for the classification and evaluation of manuscript evidence, as Applied to the Continuous Greek Text of the Gospel of Luke. Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company. p. 86. ISBN 0-8028-1918-4. 

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