|Type(s)|| Κύρῳ, ἀκεστορίης πανυπέρτατα μέτρα λαχόντι (4 verses)|
|Text source||DBBE (Inspection of a microfilm of the manuscript)|
|Text status||Text completely known|
|Manuscript||VATICAN CITY - Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana - Vat. gr. 1607 [976-1000]|
|Place in Manuscript||f. 33v|
|Palaeographical information||Title in Auszeichnungsmajuskel. The initials of each line are enlarged and the lay-out suggests that the scribe was aware of the metrical nature of the text.|
|Contextual information||The poem precedes Sophronius' SS. Cyri et Johannis Miracula and is preceded by another epigram, inc. 'Τίς τάδ' ἔγραψεν; 'Σωφρόνιος.' Πόθεν; 'ἐκ Φοινίκης.''.|
|Comment||Lauxtermann (2003: 199) gives ony the title in translation: 'by Seneca the Iatrosophist'. Cameron (1983: 285) gives an erroneous reading of the title: 'Σενέκα ἰατροσοφιστοῦ'.
Cameron (1983: 284) refers to this occurrence, relying on the text of AP I.90.
In the AP Sophronios, Patriarch of Jerusalem, is mentioned as poet.
|Number of verses||4|
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