Uncial 0120

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Uncial 0120
Name Vaticanus Gr. 2302
Text Acts of the Apostles 16-18
Date 9th-century
Script Greek
Now at Vatican Library
Size 27 cm by 19 cm
Type mixed
Category III

Uncial 0120 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), α 1005 (Soden), is a Greek uncial manuscript of the New Testament, dated palaeographically to the 9th-century.

Description[edit]

The codex contains a small parts of the Acts of the Apostles 16:30-17:17; 17:27-29,31-34; 18:8-26, on six parchment leaves (27 cm by 19 cm). The text is written in one column per page, 21 lines per page, in uncial letters.[1] The letters are leaned into right.[1][2] It has breathings and accents; errors of itacism occurs (υ and ι, η and ει, ο and ω, αι and ε).[3] It contains the τιτλοι (titles) at the top of the pages.[3]

It is a palimpsest, the upper text is a menaeon (see Uncial 094, Uncial 0133).[1]

The Greek text of this codex is a mixture of the text-types. Aland placed it in Category III.[1]

History[edit]

Currently it is dated by the INTF to the 9th-century.[1][4]

Five leaves of this codex were published by Giuseppe Cozza in 1877 at Rome, the 6th leaf was published by Gregory in 1909 at Leipzig.[5]

The codex now is located in the Vatican Library (Gr. 2302) in Rome.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f 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. 121. ISBN 978-0-8028-4098-1. 
  2. ^ Gregory, Caspar René (1900). Textkritik des Neuen Testaments 1. Leipzig: Hinrichs. p. 99. 
  3. ^ a b Gregory, Caspar René (1900). Textkritik des Neuen Testaments 1. Leipzig: Hinrichs. p. 100. 
  4. ^ "Liste Handschriften". Münster: Institute for New Testament Textual Research. Retrieved 21 April 2011. 
  5. ^ C. R. Gregory, Textkritik des Neuen Testamentes, (Leipzig, 1909), vol. III, pp. 1078–1079.

Further reading[edit]

  • Joseph Cozza, Sacrorum bibliorum vetustissima fragmenta Graeca et Latina e codicibus Cryptoferratensibus eruta III (Rome, 1877), pp. CXXI-CXXXIV.
  • C. R. Gregory, Textkritik des Neuen Testamentes, (Leipzig, 1909), vol. III, pp. 1078–1079.

External links[edit]

  • R. Waltz, Uncial 0120 at the Encyclopedia of Textual Criticism