Occurrence 17926
(formerly occ/1218)

εἰ τοῖς ξένοις ἔνεστι χάριεν μέγα·
φυγ(εῖν) ξενίαν σ(ῆς) (?) φθᾶσαι τὴν π(ατ)ρίδα
προσι(...) δὲ συγγενεῖς αὖ (καὶ) φίλ(ους)
ὁμογνύους τε γείτονας οὓς ηὐτύχουν,
οὔτω χαριέστατ(ον) εἴη μοι τέλος
εἴπερ φθάσοιμι τὰς ἀρείονας βίβλους
καὶ τ(οὺς) ὁμήρου καταλαφύξω λόγ(ους)
τ(οὺς) νεκταρώδ(εις) (καὶ) μελιτροποτρόφ(ους).
Type(s) [2449] Εἰ τοῖς ξένοις ἔνεστι χάριεν μέγα (8 verses)
Text source DBBE
Text status Text completely known
Date 1276-1325
Manuscript VATICAN CITY - Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana - Vat. gr. 915 [1276-1325]
Place in Manuscript f. 47v
Esaias (13th-14th c.)
Palaeographical information Corrections by the same scribe, in a lighter ink: v. 3 πρόσοδον corrected in something illegible; v. 6 εἰπερ φθάσοιμι ex εἰ προσφθάσοιμι, τὰς ἀρείονας βίβλους e τῶν ἀρείονος λόγων.
The last two verses are added in a second moment, in the same ink used for corrections. Placed on the right of the epigram, they are written in column, to be read horizontally.
Contextual information On the same folio there are three metrical colophons.
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Genre(s) Scribe-related epigram
Comment Another image in Pontani (2010), plate 1.
Image source(s) https://digi.vatlib.it/view/MSS_Vat.gr.915/0054
Number of verses 6

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