Occurrence 19297
(formerly occ/2758)

Ἔλαβε πρὶν ὁ ἰσραὴλ καινὰς πλάκας·
αἳ πᾶσιν ὑπῆρχον νόμος τε καὶ βάσις,
λαλοῦντος εὐχαῖς μωσέως ταῖς κρυφίαις,
ὄρους ἄνω σινᾶ θ(ε)ῶ· θαῦμα ξένον·
ὄρει θαβὼρ καὶ σοῦ σταθέντος νῶ μέδον,
ἐν ὧ θ(εὸ)ς θελήσας ἀστράπτει ξένως·
ἐν ὧ μυήσας πῶς ἄναρχον ὡράθη,
λαμβάνομεν ταύτην βίβλον, ἄλλας πλάκας:+
Type(s) [3407] Ἔλαβε πρὶν ὁ Ἰσραὴλ καινὰς πλάκας (8 verses)
Text source DBBE
Text status Text completely known
Date 14th c.
Manuscript FLORENCE - Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana (BML) - Plut. 8, Cod. 8 [14th c.]
Place in Manuscript f. 379r
Palaeographical information The first letter is in red ink. Written in two columns, to be read horizontally.
Contextual information The poem is part of a series of four book epigrams, written in the same folio.
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Genre(s) Reader-related epigram
Subject(s) Ioannes VI Kantakouzenos (1292-1383) - PLP: V.10973
Image source(s) http://teca.bmlonline.it/ImageViewer/servlet/ImageViewer?idr=TECA0000102061&keyworks=plut.08.08#page/767/mode/1up
Bibliography
Number of verses 8
Acknowledgements
Transcriber(s)
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