Type 4018
(formerly typ/2112)

Εἴπερ παρεσφάλημεν ἔκ τινος τύχης
ἄνθρωποι μὴ κρήνατε βροτὸς καγῶγε.
Καὶ σφαλμάτων πέπλησμένος ἄχρις σφονδίλου·
σιέγνωτε τήνον ἀδελφοῖ καὶ πατέρες.
Ἵνα θεῖον ἥλεον εὔριμεν πάντες
ἐν τῇ φοβερᾷ καὶ ἀδεκάστῳ κρίσῃ.
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Scribe-related epigram
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Tag(s) Entreaty (asked to readers)
Comment Cf. Ambros. F 77 sup. where a longer and different version of the epigram has survived:
incipit: εἴπερ παρ' ἐσφάλαμεν δέκτυνοι τύχεις·
desinit: σχέτλιος ἀντώνιος ὁ ξύσας ταῦτα:
(Please, note that we are working on the publication of this longer version).

Number of verses 6
Occurrence(s)
Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 192: "Librarii subscr."
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Last modified: 2017-10-26.