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Transliteration: ]alu·[
Original script: ]punctuation10 sU2 sL2 sA d

Object: SZ-40 handle (bronze)
Position: handle
Script: North Italic script (Sanzeno alphabet)
Direction of writing: sinistroverse
Letter height: 1 cm
Number of letters: 3
Number of characters: 4
Number of lines: 1
Craftsmanship: embossed
Current condition: fragmentary
Date of inscription:
Date derived from:

Language: unknown
Meaning: unknown

Alternative sigla: IR 39
TM 218410
Sources: Schumacher 2004: 141



First published in Pellegrini 1951: 316 (no. 16). Autopsied by TIR in October 2014.

Images in Pellegrini 1951: 313 (no. 16) (drawing), IR (photo tav. XLIV,c (below) and drawing = LIR).

Length of the remains 2.5 cm. U2 sL2 sA d is very well legible. The separator consists in either one or two short vertical strokes, the lower one being somewhat dubious. No interpretation can be offered.

Further references: Vetter 1954: 72 (no. 16).


IR Alberto Mancini, "Iscrizioni retiche", Studi Etruschi 43 (1975), 249–306.
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)