Papyrus 17, P17

`Abd ar-Rahman Robert Squires & M S M Saifullah

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First Composed: 20 April 2000

Last Updated: 20 April 2000


Name

Papyrus 17 (Add. 5893), P17

Date

Late 3rd / Early 4th Century CE. The authors of P Oxy. 1078 assigns this to a fourth century date.

Provenance

Oxyrhynchus, Egypt.

Size

About 14.2 cm. x 8.4 cm.

This is part of a leaf from a papyrus codex.

Contents

Hebrews 9:12-19.

Textual Character

The text fills in where B is vacant (i.e., from Hebrews 9:14 on).

Writing

The papyrus was written in a documentary hand.

Location

Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, United Kingdom.


References

[1] A. S. Hunt., The Oxyrhynchus Papyri, VIII, 1911, 11 ff. (No. 1078).

The New Testament Manuscripts