Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Quiz time: recognise or figure this one out?

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Yes, this is minuscule 1 (Basel, Universitätsbibliothek AN IV 2). Here is the full (first page):



9 comments :

  1. Chapter 1 of Acts in Codex Basiliensis i.e. Gregory-Aland 1.

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  2. Daniel is right, it is GA 1. Its text is perfectly byzantine.

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  3. According to Wikipedia, "Leonard Hug supported Wettstein's last opinion that the codex was Latinisated.[21]"

    (That was purely for Peter's benefit.)

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  4. thanks Andrew! Actually I got the picture from wikipedia.

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  5. So the full stops are interesting on the first page of Acts, and each of the Gospels.

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  6. Oh, so quoting from wikipedia is okay, as long as it's an image and not text?

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  7. Referencing an image is not the same thing as "quoting." Duh?

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  8. Wikipedia has some excellent images. For this ms VMR has complete colour images. Also there are some good ones here: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Minuscule_1_%28GA%29?uselang=de

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  9. A good general collection of images:
    http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Greek_New_Testament_minuscules?uselang=de

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