Also known as Schmidt Collection. Fragments, containing mostly early Christian texts e.g. bible texts, psalms, apocrypha, lives of saints and martyrs. Cite as: Universiteitsbibliotheek Utrecht Hs. Collection Coptic. Estate Prof. Carl Schmidt; Purchase; 19560107. Acquired on 7 January 1956 from the estate of the German Coptologist Prof. Carl Schmidt (1868-1938). The collection was bought by Prof. Gilles Quispel (1916-2006) form Mrs. Dr. G. Kunta-Schmidt, a niece of Prof. Carl Schmidt, on behalf of Utrecht University Library. Roelof van den Broek, Catalogue of the Coptic Manuscripts in the Utrecht University Library, Utrecht, 2017.