Uncial 062

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Uncial 062
New Testament manuscript
Text Galatians
Date 5th century
Script Greek
Now at Qubbat al-Khazna
Size 22 x 18.5 cm
Type mixed
Category III

Uncial 062 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering) ε 64 (Soden),[1] is a Greek uncial manuscript of the New Testament on parchment, dated palaeographically to the 5th century.


The codex contains a part of the Epistle to the Galatians (4:15-5:14), survived only one leaf (22 cm by 18.5 cm). The text is written in two columns per page, 33 lines per page. It is a palimpsest. The upper text is Arabic.[2]

The Greek text of this codex Aland placed it in Category III.[2]

It is dated by the Institute for New Testament Textual Research to the 5th century.[2][3]

The codex used to be located in Damascus, in Qubbat al-Khazna (Ms. E 7332).[2][3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Gregory, Caspar René (1908). Die griechischen Handschriften des Neuen Testament. Leipzig: J. C. Hinrichs'sche Buchhandlung. p. 39.
  2. ^ 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. 119. ISBN 978-0-8028-4098-1.
  3. ^ a b "Liste Handschriften". Münster: Institute for New Testament Textual Research. Retrieved 21 April 2011.

Further reading[edit]

  • W. H. P. Hatch, An Uncial Fragment of the Gospels, HTR 23 (1930), pp. 149-152.