Uncial 0177

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Uncial 0177
New Testament manuscript
Side recto with Luke 1:59-73
Side recto with Luke 1:59-73
Text Luke 1:59-2:7
Date 10th-century
Script Greek-Coptic
Now at Austrian National Library
Size 36 x 27.5 cm
Type Western text-type
Category II

Uncial 0177 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), is a Greek-Coptic uncial manuscript of the New Testament, dated paleographically to the 10th-century.


The codex contains a small parts of the Gospel of Luke 1:73-2:7 (Greek) and Luke 1:59-73 (Coptic), on one parchment leaf (36 cm by 27.5 cm). It is written in two columns per page, 36 lines per page, in uncial letters.[1] The parchment is ivory coloured.[2]

The nomina sacra are written in an abbreviated way.[3]

The Greek text of this codex is a representative of the Western text-type. It contains many scribal peculiarities. Aland placed it in Category II.[1]

Currently it is dated by the INTF to the 10th-century.[1][4]

The codex currently is housed at the Austrian National Library (Pap. K. 2698) in Vienna.[1][4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d 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. 124. ISBN 978-0-8028-4098-1. 
  2. ^ S. Porter, New Testament Greek Papyri and Parchments, Vienna 2008, p. 117.
  3. ^ S. Porter, New Testament Greek Papyri and Parchments, Vienna 2008, p. 118.
  4. ^ a b "Liste Handschriften". Münster: Institute for New Testament Textual Research. Retrieved 23 April 2011. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Walter Till, Papyrussammlung der Nationalbibliothek in Wien: Katalog der Koptischen Bibelstücke. Der Pergamente, ZNW 39 (1940), pp. 1–56.
  • Stanley E. Porter, New Testament Greek Papyri and Parchments, Vienna 2008, pp. 117–123. ISBN 978-3-11-020308-0

External links[edit]

  • "Uncial 0177 (GA)". Münster Institute - INTF. Münster. Retrieved January 13, 2012.  – digitized manuscript
  • Uncial 0177 at the Wieland Willker, "Textual Commentary"