Record 0057

EditionP.Ryl. 01, 40 (A.S. Hunt, 1911)
InventoryManchester, John Rylands Library, Greek 40.
LDAB4748
Trismegistos63539
Pack2459
Van Haelst
Cribiore
VRS
ASW
Gigante
CPP0057
ProvenanceEgypt, unknown
DateAD 2
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URL
Greek text

base edition: ed.pr.

Greek text in Unicode

Fr.1
01     w
02     kenw
03     uwn kato
04     ti Minws d
05     pempton ak
06     kat alkhn
07     ana tout
08     n ws Sisufos
09     esken o kerdistos
10     lwn ogdoon f
11     as Omhron oude
12     amhsqai ti
13     st e
14     t
15     s

Fr.2
16     nea m
        d
17     ton pws w
18     i xronon p
19     Hras wsperi
20     pege wsp
21     usiw ist
22     adr s o
23     uto ed
24     r ouk esti k
25     an ge
26     i kai
27     lws kai epi
28     en pros auto
29     on anenegk
30     rta


Fr.1
    - - - - - - -             
01     [   ?   ]ω̣[
02     [   ?   ]  ̣κ̣ενω[
03     [   ?   ]  ̣υ̣ων κ̣ατο̣[
04     [   ?   ]τι Μινως δ̣[
05     [   ?   π]εμπτον ακ̣[
06     [   ?   ] κατ αλκην [
07     [   ?   ]α̣να̣   ̣  ̣τουτ̣[
08     [   ?   ]  ̣ν  ̣  ̣ω̣ς Σισυφο[ς
09     [   ?   ] εσκεν ο κερδισ[τος
10     [   ?   ]λ̣ων ογδοον φ[
11     [   ?   ]  ̣ας Ομηρον ουδε̣[
12     [   ?   ]α̣μησθ̣αι τι[  ̣]  ̣[
13     [   ?   ]σ̣τ̣[  ̣]ε[
14     [   ?   ]  ̣  ̣τ[
15     [   ?   ]σ[
    - - - - - - -             
Fr.2
    - - - - - - -             
16     [   ?   ]  ̣  ̣  ̣νε̣α  ̣  ̣μ̣[
                                  δ  ̣[
17     [   ?   ]  ̣τ̣ο̣ν πως ω̣[
18     [   ?   ]ι̣ χρονον π̣[
19     [   ?   ] Η̣ρας ωσ̣περι̣[
20     [   ?   ]πεγε  ̣  ̣ωσ̣π̣[
21     [   ?   ]υ̣σιω  ̣  ̣[  ̣]ιστ̣[
22     [   ?   ]α̣δρ̣  ̣σ̣[  ̣  ̣]ο̣[
23     [   ?   ]  ̣υτο[  ̣]εδ̣  ̣[
24     [   ?   ]ρ ουκ εστι κ[
25     [   ?   ]  ̣  ̣  ̣α̣ν̣ γ̣ε  ̣[
26     [   ?   ]ι  ̣  ̣  ̣ κ̣αι1  ̣  ̣  ̣[
27     [   ?   ]λως και2 επι   ̣[
28     [   ?   ]  ̣ εν προς3 αυτο[
29     [   ?   ]ο̣ν ανενεγ̣[κ
30     [   ?   ]ρ̣τ̣α̣  ̣[


26 n. 01   κ̣αι res ed. pr. : κ̣ P
27 n. 02   και res ed. pr. : κ P
28 n. 03   προς res ed. pr. : πρ P

Authoranon.
Quoted AuthorHomerus
Genreuncertain (commentary ?)
Typemythology
Contentsunidentified prose text, mentioning Minos, Sisyphus and Hera, and quoting Homer, Iliad 6.153.
Proper namesMins; Sisyphos (Q); Homros; Hra (?).
MythologicalMins; Sisyphos (Q); Hra (?).
Materialpapyrus
Bookformuncertain
Size3.7 x 8.2 (fr. 1)2.8 x 8.6 (fr. 2)
Scriptacross the fibres
Front / Backblank
State Preservation2 fragments of 15 lines each, broken off on all sides (but fr. 2 probably from the bottom of a column).
Number of columns01
Column width??
Letters per line??
Lectional signsthree abbreviations.
Handsmall to tiny, informal, round, upright, generally bilinear, regular, rapidly and proficiently written, with some cursive elements and ligatures, occasionally decorated with serifs.
Last update2003/11/04 Marc Huys, Valerie Van Elst
id: 0057