Occurrence 19604
(formerly occ/3125)

Type(s) [3732] Σαφῶς τὸ κάλλος τῆς γραφῆς ἐγγυμνάσας (12 verses)
Text source DBBE (Inspection of a reproduction of the manuscript)
Text status Text completely known
Date 926-975
Manuscript GENOA - Biblioteca Franzoniana - Urbani 17 [926-975]
Place in Manuscript f. 1r
Person(s)
Patron
Ioseph (10th c.) - VGH: 222.H - PMBZ: 25679: "Personenkennziffer: 23525"
Palaeographical information Written in red ink, in konstantinopolitanische Auszeichnungsmajuskel.
Contextual information The epigram is written inside a double circle, decorated with colorful loops, surrounded by a rectangular frame. A pair of birds is depicted above the circle, one of which is drinking from a water vessel.
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Genre(s)
Subject(s)
Comment The tenth verse, which inserts the name of the sponsor of the manuscript, is metrically incorrect, as it has only ten syllables.
Bibliography
Number of verses 12
Acknowledgements
Transcriber(s)
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