Epigram 9.796

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On Myron's Heifer

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Πλάστα Μύρων, σέο πόρτιν ὁδοιπόρος ἦλθεν ἐλάσσων
χαλκοῦ δὲ ψαύσας, φὼρ κενὸς ἐξεφάνη:

— Paton edition

Sculptor Myron, a traveller came to drive off thy
heifer, and feeling the bronze turned out to be a
futile thief.

— Paton edition

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Scholia

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