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Title: The Date of MS 193 in the Schøyen Collection
Subtitle: New Radiocarbon Evidence
Author(s): LUNDHAUG, Hugo
Journal: Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists
Volume: 57 Date: 2020
MS 193 in the Schøyen Collection, also known as the Crosby-Schøyen Codex, is a unique Coptic papyrus codex that has previously been dated by scholars from the second to the sixth centuries CE. This article presents the results of recent radiocarbon analysis of a fragment of one of the leaves of the codex, while discussing the radiocarbon dating method itself and the remaining uncertainties relating to the interpretation of the results of such analysis.