Epigram 9.743

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Θεσσαλαὶ αἱ βόες αἵδε: παρὰ προθύροισι δ᾽ Ἀθάνας
ἑστᾶσιν, καλὸν δῶρον, Ἰτωνιάδος:
πᾶσαι χάλκειαι, δυοκαίδεκα, Φράδμονος ἔργον,
καὶ πᾶσαι γυμνῶν σκῦλον ἀπ᾽ Ἰλλυριῶν.

— Paton edition

These cows are Thessalian, and by the gates of
Itonian Athena¹ they stand, a beautiful gift, all of
bronze, twelve in number, the work of Phradmon,
all wrought from the spoil of the naked Illyrians.

— Paton edition

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Deities (eng)
Peoples, places (eng)

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Paton Edition: 1 Her temple was between Pherae and Larissa in Thessaly. cp. Book VI.

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