Type 4043
(formerly typ/2135)

Γηράσκει καὶ χαλκὸς ὑπὸ χρόνου, ἀλλὰ σὸν οὔτι
κῦδος ὁ πᾶς αἰών, Διόγενες, καθελεῖ,
μοῦνος ἐπεὶ βιοτῆς αὐτάρκεα δόξαν ἔδειξας
θνητοῖς καὶ ζωῆς οἶμον ἐλαφροτάτην.
Title(s)
  • Ἐπίγραμμα εἰς Διογένους ἀνδριάντα
  • In imaginem Diogenis
Text source H. Beckby, 1965, Anthologia Graeca. XII-XVI (vol. 4), München: 482-483
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Critical text
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Person(s)
Poet
Antiphilus of Byzantium
Metre(s) Elegiacs
Subject(s) Diogenes of Sinope < Turkey the Cynic (412 BC-403 BC - 324 BC-321 BC)
Tag(s)
Translation(s)
Bibliography
Number of verses 4
Occurrence(s) [20110] Γηράσκει καὶ χαλκὸς ὑπὸ χρόνου ἀλλὰ σὸν οὔτι
EL ESCORIAL - Real Biblioteca Χ.I.13 (f. 280r)
(4 verses)
Acknowledgements
Contributor(s)
Identification Anthologia Graeca, XVI.334
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Last modified: 2020-12-23.