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Theological treatise on parchment. Palimpsest.

Parchment folio taken from original text and likely halved to create leaf for later work. Later work dates to [1180-1215], segment from a theological treatise. The original text is composed in Caroline minuscule script, dating from late 9th - 11th century.

No record of which book this was taken from.

Citation: Theological treatise on parchment. Palimpsest. Marsh's Library Exhibits ‘Manuscript Fragments’; accessed December 7, 2021, https://www.marshlibrary.ie/digi/exhibits/show/ms-frags/item/177

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