TI·44 Bioggio

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Classification: stela

Material: stone
Size: length 102 cm, width 30 cm, thickness 6.5 cm
Condition: incomplete
Autopsy by: Corinna Salomon
Date of autopsy: Oct 16 2023

Archaeological culture: La Tène B, La Tène C
Date: 4th–mid-2rd c. BC
Date derived from: typology

Site: Bioggio (Ticino, Switzerland)
Coordinates (approx.): 46° 0' 53.00" N, 8° 54' 19.00" E
Find date: 1996
Find circumstances: excavation
Current location: Ufficio Cantonale dei Beni Culturali (Bellinzona)
Inventory no.: 27.1996.39

Inscription: TI·44 (]ọni:klanalui:p̣ala)

Alternative sigla: Morandi 2004: 301

Sources: Morandi 2004: 718 no. 301



Image in Morandi 2004: 811, tav. XXXIV.301 (photo).

Middle part of a mica schist stela found in secondary context in the area of a Roman temple for Jupiter (mid-2nd–early 3rd c. AD; cf. TI·45 Bioggio and see Bioggio for details). See the inscription page on the typological/palaeographical dating.

Corinna Salomon