# Papyrus 56

Papiro 56Papirus 56

Language: Ancient Greek

Collection: Austrian National Library

Material: papyrus

Papyrus 56 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), signed by $P$56, is an early copy of the New Testament in Greek. It is a papyrus manuscript of the Acts of the Apostles, it contains only Acts 1:1.4-5.7.10-11. The manuscript palaeographically has been assigned to the 5th century (or 6th century).The Greek text of this codex is a representative of the Alexandrian text-type. (continued on English Wikipedia)