Lot 3
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The 'Wyman Fragment', Bible, Paul's Epistle to the Romans, in Greek uncials, manuscript on vellum [Egypt (probably region of Fustât), late third century]

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150,000 - 200,000 GBP
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301,250 GBP
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Description

a fragment, 85mm. by 111mm., part of 14 lines present, in a small late classical Greek uncial without word division, upper margin about 16mm. high and lateral margin about 22mm. wide, very defective, only about 3 lines substantially intact and others with large central lacuna and other losses of text, verso very faded and difficult to read, dampstained and surface cockled, between glass, in a fitted red morocco case gilt

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