|Type(s)|| Φονεὺς Λάμεχ πέφυκε καὶ μετὰ νόμον (2 verses)|
|Text source||DBBE (Inspection of a reproduction of the manuscript)|
|Text status||Text completely known|
|Manuscript||VATICAN CITY - Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana - Vat. gr. 746 [1101-1150]|
|Place in Manuscript||f. 47r|
|Palaeographical information||Written in red ink.|
|Contextual information||The epigram accompanies a miniature of Lamech killing Cain and Tubalcain and adressing his two wives, located below Genesis 5:8.|
|Comment||The killing of Cain and Tubalcain by Lamech is not taken from the Septuagint, but is probably based on a non-canonical tradition (cf. Weitzmann - Bernabò (1999: 46)).|
|Number of verses||2|
 φονεὺς λάμεχ πεφυκε | καὶ μετὰ νόμον
ISTANBUL - Topkapi Sarayi Müzesi Kütüphanesi - Gayri İslami Eserler (G. İ.) 8 [12th c.] (f. 52r)
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