Type 3254
(formerly typ/1389)

Πρόφρων τοι τόδε δῶκ᾽ ἀντώνιε Δῶρον ἀγαυόν
βησσαρίων, ὅ σε πνεύματι γείνατο, δέλτον ὁμήρου
ὄφρα σε ἤθεα· φωνὴν ἑλλάδα, μήδεα πυκνὰ
ἱπποσύνην τε μάχην τ᾽ ἐνύω καί φύλοπιν αἰνήν
Δηϊοτῆτα τε πᾶσαν κεδμμά τε πάντα διδάξη
Κείνου πατρὸς ἐπάξια· τοῦ γένος εὔχεαι εἶναι
Text source C. Stornajolo, 1895, Codices Urbinates Graeci, Rome: 257
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Patron-related epigram
Basileios Bessarion (1399-1400 - 18/11/1472) - RGK: I.41, II.61, III.77 - VGH: 59.E - PLP: II.2707 - PBE: - PBW: - PMBZ: (kardinalios)
Metre(s) Dactylic hexameter
Tag(s) Dedication
Number of verses 6

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Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 650: "Bessarion, De donatione libri"
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Last modified: 2023-06-05.