TI·26 Vira nel Gambarogno

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Object
Proper name: Stela of Vira Gambarogno
Classification: gravestone

Material: stone
Material Composition: gneiss
Shape: irregular
Size:
Extension (h×w×d): 105 cm41.339 in × 43 cm16.929 in × 5 cm1.969 in
Condition: damaged

Archaeological Culture: Golasecca III A
Date: first half of 4th century BC
Date derived from: palaeography

Site: Vira nel Gambarogno (Ticino, Switzerland)
Field Name: Campaccio
Coordinates (approx.): 46° 8' 38.4", 8° 50' 34.8" [from site]
Find Date: 1917
Find Circumstances: unspecified
Current Location: Museo Castello di Montebello (Bellinzona)

Inscription: TI·26 (teromui : kualui)

Alternative Sigla: Whatmough 1933 (PID): 267
Solinas 1994: 29
Motta 2000: 4
Morandi 2004: 25

Sources: Solinas 1994: 331-332
Motta 2000: 199
Morandi 2004: 533

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Bibliography

Morandi 2004 Alessandro Morandi, Celti d'Italia. Tomo II: Epigrafia e lingua dei Celti d'Italia. A cura di Paola Piana Agostinetti [= Popoli e civiltà dell'Italia antica 12.2], Roma: Spazio Tre 2004.
Motta 2000 Filippo Motta, "La documentazione epigrafica e linguistica", in: Raffaele Carlo De Marinis, Simonetta Biaggio Simona (Eds.), I Leponti tra mito e realtà, Locarno: Gruppo Archeologia Ticino 2000, 181–222.
Solinas 1994 Patrizia Solinas, "Il Celtico in Italia", Studi Etruschi 60 (1994 [1995]), 311-408.
Whatmough 1933 Joshua Whatmough, The Prae-Italic Dialects of Italy. Vol. 2, Part 3: The Raetic, Lepontic, Gallic, East-Italic, Messapic and Sicel inscriptions, Cambridge/Mass.: Harvard University Press 1933.