Provenance list for NT MSS?
- I may be overlooking an obvious source, but can someone tell me if
there is a list somewhere that gives the provenance (and perhaps
mentions if the provenance is assumed?) of each New Testament
I am interested in the geographical distribution (based on provenance)
of extant New Testament manuscripts (is there a good "map" of this
- --- In email@example.com, "Bryan Cox" <b_coxus@...> wrote:
> I may be overlooking an obvious source, but can someone tell me if
> there is a list somewhere that gives the provenance (and perhaps
> mentions if the provenance is assumed?) of each New Testament
> I am interested in the geographical distribution (based on provenance)
> of extant New Testament manuscripts (is there a good "map" of this
Mr. Dykes replies:
Dear Mr. Cox,
I am at work on presenting such data, but am some ways away from being
done. Much useful information exists, but is (as you apparently know)
widely scattered. Do you have a specific MS in mind? If you can wait
for a year or so, I shall have the data posted on many minuscule MSS
and some uncials.
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