TI·45 Bioggio

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Classification: stela

Material: stone
Size: length 187 cm, width 68 cm, thickness 11.5 cm
Condition: complete
Autopsy by: Corinna Salomon
Date of autopsy: Oct 19 2023

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)
Coordinates (approx.): 46° 0' 53.00" N, 8° 54' 19.00" E
Find date: 1996
Find circumstances: excavation
Current location: Casa comunale (Bioggio)
Inventory no.: 27.1996.37


Alternative sigla: Morandi 2004: 302

Sources: Morandi 2004: 719 no. 302



Image in Morandi 2004: 811, tav. XXXIV.302 (photo).

Mica schist stela found in secondary context in the area of a Roman temple for Jupiter (mid-2nd–early 3rd c. AD) (Piana Agostinetti 2004: 170; cf. TI·44 Bioggio and see Bioggio for details). See the inscription page on the typological/palaeographical dating.

Corinna Salomon