Occurrence 17050
(formerly occ/167)

Type(s) [2071] Σκέποι σε Χριστὸς εὐλογῶν, Ῥώμης ἄναξ (2 verses)
Text source DBBE (Inspection of a reproduction of the manuscript)
Text status Text completely known
Date 1076-1100
Manuscript PARIS - Bibliothèque Nationale de France (BNF) - Coisl. 79 [1076-1100]
Place in Manuscript f. 2bisv
Person(s)
Patron
Sabbas (monachos)
Palaeographical information Written in red epigraphic Auszeichnungsmajuskel.
Contextual information The epigram accompanies a miniature. Paul (2012: 95): 'Christ can be seen in bust, crowning the imperial couple (originally Michael VII Doukas [1071-1078], whose name was later changed to that of Nikephoros Botaneiates and his wife Maria)'.
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Genre(s) Image-related epigram
Subject(s)
Comment Date: later years of reign Michael Doukas (1071-1078), and/or (depending on interpretation) reign of Nikephoros Botaneiates (1078-1081).
Image source(s) https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b8470047d/f12.item
Bibliography
Number of verses 2
Acknowledgements
Transcriber(s)
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