"Archaic Mark": A Remarkable Manuscript Treasure or a Modern-Day Counterfeit?

The University of Chicago's "Archaic Mark": A Remarkable Manuscript Treasure or a Modern-Day Counterfeit?

The Library Society presents Divinity School Dean Margaret Mitchell explaining the remarkable story of "Archaic Mark," one of the biblical manuscripts in the University of Chicago's Goodspeed Manuscript Collection, and the team efforts required to ...

Summary

The Library Society presents Divinity School Dean Margaret Mitchell explaining the remarkable story of "Archaic Mark," one of the biblical manuscripts in the University of Chicago's Goodspeed Manuscript Collection, and the team efforts required to determine once and for all whether this miniature codex is a valuable fourteenth-century manuscript of the Gospel According to Mark—or a clever modern counterfeit.

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Duration:
1 hour, 5 minutes, 5 seconds
Recorded:
November 7, 2012
Published: February 20, 2013

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