Occurrence 18567
(formerly occ/1926)

Type(s) [2876] Καὶ δέλτον αὐτὴν τοῦ σοφοῦ Σιμπλικίου (8 verses)
Text source DBBE (Inspection of a reproduction of the manuscript)
Text status Text completely known
Date 1251-1300
Manuscript MOSCOW - Gosudarstvennyj Istoričeskij Musej (GIM) - Mus. Sobr. 3649 [1251-1300]
Place in Manuscript f. 1r
Palaeographical information Written at the top of the folio, inside a thin pyle-shaped ornamental headpiece, in a style similar to 'epigraphische Auszeichnungsmajuskel' with ample use of ligatures, tachygraphic signs, and reduced letter-forms. Verses are grouped horizontally in a tri-columnal layout: 1, 2, 3 | 4, 5, 6 | 7, 8.
Contextual information Followed immediately by the title of the text.
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Genre(s) Scribe-related epigram
Subject(s) Theodora Raoulaina Palaiologina Komnene Kantakuzene (13th-14th c.) - RGK: III.206 - VGH: 134.L - PLP: V.10943
Comment The transcription of this occurrence is currently based on the folio image reproduced in Fonkič (1974: 137, plate 1). The epigram provided in Zorzi (2019: 270) is accompanied by critical notes based on a personal inspection of a microfilm (see footnote 72), with the following notable variations: 1 δέλτον ] δελτὸν Zorzi 'cod. ut uidetur'; σοφ(οῖς) ] σοφοῦ Zorzi.

Fonkič (1974: 134-135) attributes this inscription to Theodora Raoulaina. Zorzi (2019: 261-273) argues against this attribution, providing a comprehensive comparative analysis of the epigrams in Mosq. GIM Mus. Sobr. 3649 and Vat. gr. 1899.
Number of verses 8

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