Occurrence 35059

Type(s) [5168] Ποιμὴν Νικαέων, Ῥώμης ἱερόστροφος ἄρχων (12 verses)
Text source DBBE (Inspection of a reproduction of the manuscript)
Text status Text completely known
Date 1451-1500
Manuscript MADRID - Biblioteca Nacional 4636 (olim N.115) [15th c.]
Place in Manuscript f. 216v
Konstantinos Laskaris (15th c.) - RGK: I.223, II.313, III.362 - VGH: 242.F - PLP: VI.14540
Palaeographical information The title and initial are written in red ink.
Vv. 3-8 are written in two columns, to be read horizontally. Verse endings of the uneven verses in this section are indicated by horizontal strokes.

12 ὃν γ’ ἀρ- ] also written at the end of v. 11, but deleted | δώματ’ ] corr. ex δώματα
Contextual information The epigram is preceded by a poem of Demetrios Chalkondyles on Theodore Gazes.
Metre(s) Elegiacs
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Subject(s) Basileios Bessarion (1399-1400 - 18/11/1472) - RGK: I.41, II.61, III.77 - VGH: 59.E - PLP: II.2707 (kardinalios)
Comment This occurrence is not a book epigram strictu sensu, but its scribe, Konstantinos Laskaris, knew the dedicatee of this epigram, Basileios Bessarion.
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Number of verses 12
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