Epigram 9.720

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713-742 are all on Myron's celebrated Statue of a Heifer. It stood originally in the Agora at Athens, but was transferred to the Temple of Peace at Rome.

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εἰ μή μου ποτὶ τᾷδε Μύρων πόδας ἥρμοσε πέτρᾳ,
ἄλλαις ἂν νεμόμαν βουσὶν ὁμοῦ δάμαλις.

— Paton edition

If Myron had not fixed my feet to this stone I
would have gone to pasture with the other cow.

— Paton edition

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Scholia

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