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|Object:||MA-24 ingot (lead)|
|Direction of writing:||ambiguous|
|Letter height:||3.5 cm|
|Number of characters:||2|
|Number of lines:||1|
|Date of inscription:||3rd–2nd centuries BC [from object]|
|Date derived from:||archaeological context [from object]|
|Alternative sigla:||LIR MA-22 (a)|
|Sources:||Schumacher 2004: 166|
First published in Pellegrini 1918: 174. Autopsied by TIR in October 2015.
Images in Pellegrini 1918: 174 (fig. 6), LIR (photo and drawing).
A shape like with one straight hasta. To its right, an angle can be seen next to the abraded breaking edge (?) – conceivably or, in line with Raetic writing, , but both characters are unlikely to be letters. As observed by Mancini (LIR MA-22 b), the second piece of lead found at Magrè, also mentioned by Pellegrini, bears a mark in the shape of . The two pieces and hence marks do not belong together.
Further references: PID Vol. II: 48 (note X).
|LIR||Alberto Mancini, Le Iscrizioni Retiche [= Quaderni del dipartimento di linguistica, Università degli studi di Firenze Studi 8–9], Padova: Unipress 2009–10. (2 volumes)|