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Manuscript Created date: 5th or 6th century
This very early Syriac manuscript is a collection of accounts of eleven Christian martyrs dating from the 5th or 6th cen...
Manuscript Created date: 5th century
Copied in the 5th century, Codex Alexandrinus is one of the three early Greek manuscripts that preserve both the Old and...
Manuscript Created date: 5th century–6th century
The Cotton Genesis is one of the great treasures of the British Library. Created probably in Egypt in the 5th or 6th cen...
Papyrus Created date: 5th century
This fifth-century fragment of a liturgical roll contains the text of an evening prayer that is still in use in the Gree...
Pottery Created date: Second half of the 5th century
This cremation urn — one of over 1800 found in an early medieval cemetery at Loveden Hill, Lincolnshire — bears an inscr...
Pottery Created date: Early to mid-5th century
In the 5th century the principal means of disposing of the dead was by cremation, the practice of burning the corpse. T...