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TM 61836 / LDAB 2990 Record to be adopted by: you?

Stable URI (with TM ID): www.trismegistos.org/text/61836

also known as Codex Rossanensis; Gregory-Aland Σ; Gregory-Aland Sigma; Gregory-Aland 042; 042; Rossanensis; Rossano Gospels

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Date: 6th century AD: AD 500 - 599

Provenance: Syria ? - Syria (SyriaThe region ca. 3rd cent. BC - SyriaThe Roman provincia or regio ca. 2nd cent. AD) [written]
or Constantinopolis (Istanbul) (478) (?) (cf. Hixson, Scribal habits in sixth century Greek purple codices, 2019, p. 30-36)

Language/script: Greek, drawing (paleography: biblical majuscule and upright pointed majuscule upright)

Material: parchment (purpureus)

Completely preserved

Book form: codex purpureus (188 fol.); columns per page: 2; number of lines per page: 20

Authors / works: Testamentum novum, Matthaeus (Greek), Evangelium secundum Matthaeum: This link will bring you to The Bible Tool, where you can find an edition of this passage (although not of this text!). with commentary (direct attestation)
Testamentum novum, Marcus (Greek), Evangelium secundum Marcum: 1-16This link will bring you to The Bible Tool, where you can find an edition of this passage (although not of this text!). incipit, with commentary) (direct attestation)
Testamentum vetus (Septuaginta), Opus incertum: short extracts from several books as captions with the miniatures (quoted)
Eusebius, Letter to Carpianus: fragment (direct attestation)

Culture & genre: literature + science + art — prose, bible, gospel + paintings (religion: christian)

Recto/Verso: Ro/Vo

Note: illustrated with paintings; silver and gold ink

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