Occurrence 25631
(formerly occ/9663)

ἐνθάδε τέλος ἐπιστολῆς τῆς πρώτης
Type(s) [6832] ἐνθάδε τέλος ἐπιστολῆς τῆς πρώτης (1 verse)
Text source S. Mercati 1970, Ritrattamento di un trimetro giambico non prosodico nel codice Vaticano-Barberino Greco 552, in S. Mercati (ed.), Collectanea Byzantina (vol. 1), Bari, 621-622: 622
Text status Text completely known
Date 11th-12th c.
Manuscript VATICAN CITY - Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana - Barb. gr. 552 [11th-12th c.]
Place in Manuscript f. 4r
Contextual information The epigram is written at the end of John Chrysostom's Homily 11 on First Thessalonians. It is followed by the invocation 'ἱλάσθητι, υἱὲ θεοῦ', written in the shape of a cross.
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Comment This dodecasyllabic verse is prosodically incorrect. Remarkably, it has been corrected by a second epigram in the margin: 'ἄπταιστος οὕτως ἐστιν ὁ στίχος, φίλε· ἐπιστολῆς ἐνθάδε τῆς πρώτης τέλος'.
Number of verses 1

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