Type 4397
(formerly typ/2496)

Ἡ χεὶρ μὲν ἡ γράψασα σήπεται τάφῳ
γραφὴ δὲ μένει πρὸς χρόνους πληρεστάτους.
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Scribe-related epigram
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Tag(s) Completion of the book
Translation(s) la main qui a écrit est destinée à se corrompre dans le sépulcre, mais ce qui a été écrit reste, inalteré, jusqu'à la consommation des siècles
G. Cavallo, 2006, Lire à Byzance, Paris: 148
Comment Cf. id.: 309-310.
Number of verses 2

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Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 325: "Librarii nota"
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Last modified: 2019-06-14.