Type 4089
(formerly typ/2179)

Ματθαῖος ἐστὶ μυστικὸς πρῶτος τύπος
ἐξ εἰκονίζων ἰδέαν ἀνθρωπίνην,
ἐφ ὧ τὸν ἀνθρώπινον αὐξάνει πλέον
τοῖς κατὰ Χριστὸν οἰκονομίας λόγον.
Text source R. Nelson, 1980, The Iconography of Preface and Miniature in the Byzantine Gospel Book, New York: 49
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
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Number of verses 4
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Last modified: 2022-01-13.