Occurrence 20206
(formerly occ/3852)

Type(s) [4100] Καὶ βάτραχοι φωνοῦσιν, ἀλλ’ ἐκ τελμάτων (5 verses)
Text source DBBE (Autopsy of the manuscript)
Text status Text completely known
Date 15th c.
Manuscript BOLOGNA - Biblioteca Universitaria 4238 [15th c.]
Place in Manuscript f. 120v
Contextual information This epigram is followed by a poem of Christophoros Mitylenaios ‘Εἰς τὰς μαργαρίτας’ (inc. Ναὶ μαργαρῖτα χειλέων σῶν οἱ λόγοι). Both epigrams precede the Batrachomyomachia of Homer. These epigrams were separated from their original context, and placed as book epigrams to accompany the Batrachomyomachia.
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Subject(s) Homer (8th c. BC)
Number of verses 5
Related occurrence(s) [21216] (καὶ) βάτραχοι φωνοῦσι(ν), ἀλλ’ ἐκ πελμ(ά)τ(ων) [13th-14th c.]
MILAN - Biblioteca Ambrosiana L 73 sup. [13th-14th c.] (f. VIIv)
(5 verses) (4/5)

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