Type 3770
(formerly typ/1861)

Ὁ μὲν γράψας χοῦς ἐν ὀλίγῳ καὶ κόνις
γενήσεται φεῦ ἐγγαλησθεὶς τῷ μνημείῳ
γραφὴ δὲ μενεῖ ἁπερὰν τοὺς αἰῶνας
διὰ τοῦτο μέμνησθε τοῦ γεγραφότος
μᾶλλον δὲ καὶ τοῦ προστάξαντος νοσοκόμου
τοῦ καὶ τὸν μισθὸν προθύμως ἀποδόντος
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Scribe-related epigram
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Comment The author tends to struggle with the metre: verses 2 and 5 have by example 13 in stead of the required 12 syllables.
Number of verses 6
Occurrence(s) [19676] Ὁ μὲν γράψας χοῦς ἐν ὀλίγω καὶ κόνις [1447]
OHRID - Naroden Muzej 24 (Mosin 45) [1447] (f. 25r)
(6 verses)
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Last modified: 2019-05-16.