Arian fragment

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The so-called Arian fragment of the Vatican Library, MS 5750,[1] found at the monastic library at Bobbio, is part of a series of fragmented fifth-century palimpsest of fifth-century Arian texts, erased and overwritten in Latin in the ninth century.


  1. ^ Illustrated in Jacques-Joseph Champollion-Figeacet al. , M.J.B. Silvestre, Universal Palaeography or fac-similes of Writings of All Nations and Periods: vol I. Oriental writing. Greek writing. Latin writing 1849: p. cxvi.; Daniel H. Williams, Ambrose of Milan and the end of the Nicene-Arian conflicts, 1995:83.