Occurrence 24534
(formerly occ/8494)

Type(s) [3438] Ὁ κλεινὸς Αἴας τῶν Ἀχιλλείων ὅπλων (2 verses)
Text source DBBE (Autopsy of the manuscript)
Text status Text completely known
Date 14th c.
Manuscript LEIDEN - Bibliotheek der Rijksuniversiteit - Voss. gr. Q° 6 [14th c.]
Place in Manuscript f. 29v
Palaeographical information The epigram is written in reddish brown ink, distinct from the tragic text. The letters after 'χόλω βαρυνθεὶς εκτορο(ς) θνήσ' have been faded, at the very right side of the manuscript.
Contextual information Written at the end of Ajax. It precedes the epigram inc. 'τέλο(ς) ἔλαβε τὸ δρᾶμα σοφοκλέ(ο)υ(ς)'
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Comment The first verse does not, as in other variants of the epigram, start with 'Ὁ' and hence counts only 11 syllables.
Number of verses 2
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