A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges

MS. Gr. class. a. 1 (P)/1-10

Summary Catalogue no.: 29896a-j

Papyrological Reference: P. Hawara

Trismegistos no.: 60571


Homer, Iliad,

bk. i (fragments of lines 506–10 only); bk. ii (large fragments); with scholia

'The Hawara Homer'

Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: papyrus


Origin: c. 150 ; Egyptian, Hawara

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.


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Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)
Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)


Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.