TI·44 Bioggio

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Classification: stela

Material: stone
Size: length 89 cm, width 30.5 cm, thickness 6.5 cm
Condition: incomplete

Archaeological culture: Golasecca III A, La Tène B, La Tène C
Date: 5th–mid-2rd c. BC
Date derived from: typology

Site: Bioggio (Ticino, Switzerland)
Field name: S. Maurizio
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 used as the wall of a mediaeval tomb in the graveyard of the church S. Maurizio (Piana Agostinetti 2004: 171; differently Morandi 2004: 718: during construction work on the property "Le Rose" (); ). See the inscription page on the typological/palaeographical dating.

Corinna Salomon