Epigram 9.721

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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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Μόσχε, τί μοι λαγόνεσσι προσέρχεαι; τίπτε δὲ μυκᾷ;
ἁ τέχνα μαζοῖς οὐκ ἐνέθηκε γάλα.

— Paton edition

The cow has just returned from ploughing, and
owing to that is lazy and will not advance.

— Paton edition

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