Click here for a SLIDESHOW of all the colored Steinhowel images. If you look closely, you can see the pool of water where the stag had been admiring its reflection earlier.
M0161 = Perry074. Source: Syntipas 15 (translated into Latin). This is Perry 74. Compare the story of the rabbit who envied the deer’s horns, #163. Horns also cause trouble for the ox; see #282. See also the story of the mule admiring its reflection, #256. Read a Fabula Facilis version of this fable.