Papyrus 48, P48

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

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First Composed: 14 April 2000

Last Updated: 14 April 2000


Name

Papyrus 48 (PSI 1165), P48

Date

Early to middle 3rd Century CE.

Provenance

Oxyrhynchus, Egypt.

Size

About 13.4 cm. x 11 cm. There is one column and 20 lines (verso) and 13 lines to the page.

It contain part of a leaf of a codex.

Contents

It contains Acts 23:11-17 (Verso), 23:24-29 (Recto).

Textual Character

The textual character of P48 is "Western".

Writing

It is written in a slanted style. The words are written without separation. Accents and breathing are absent.

Location

Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana, Florence, Italy.


References

[1] W. H. P. Hatch, The Principal Uncial Manuscripts Of The New Testament, 1939, The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, Plate XII.

The New Testament Manuscripts