New articles on P75
- New articles on old fragments:
"Fragments from the Cartonnage of P75"
James M. Robinson
HTR 101 (2008) 231-52
This article completes information given in:
"Papyrus Bodmer XIV-XV (P75)"
Museum Helveticum 64 (2007) 22-41
I already wondered how she was able to read those blackened
parts. From Robinson's article we now know that the IR
images taken at the British library during the conservation
process are much better.
Lakmann in her article is giving the uncleaned fragments =
Bodmer photos, Robinson shows the cleaned papyri fragments =
It should be noted though that Lakmann presents more
fragments, not only those mentioned by Robinson.
I have the two most important images here for a few days:
On the textual side, the new variants we get are all minor
ones. In 1985, when Robinson got the photos he sent copies
to Alands group, who silently added the readings into the
Peter head also writes on this on the ETC blog:
P75 is now not in the Bodmer library anymore, but has been
sold to the Vatican. Perhaps we can expect a new edition in
a few years?
A full set of P75 images (from the Bodmer volume) is
Wieland Willker, Bremen, Germany