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Transliteration: ?
Original script: ?

Object: TR-1 bone (bone)
(Inscriptions: TR-1.1, TR-1.2)
Position: back, centre"centre" is not in the list (front, back, top, bottom, inside, outside, neck, shoulder, foot, handle, ...) of allowed values for the "position" property.
Script: unknown
Direction of writing: unknown
Letter height: 1.31.3 cm <br /> 1.3 cm <br />
Number of lines: 1
Craftsmanship: engraved
Current condition: complete
Date of inscription: end of the 2nd–beginning of the 1st centuries BC [from object]
Date derived from: archaeological context [from object]

Language: unknown
Meaning: unknown

Alternative sigla: MLR 281 V
TM 653606
Sources: Schumacher 2004: 320


First published in Mancini 1995: 146 (b). Autopsied by TIR on 13th October 2015.

Image in Mancini 1995: 146 (drawing = Schumacher 2004: Taf. 11, 1 = LIR = MLR).

Length 1.5 cm, inscribed on the concave side of the bone. Four faint lines line d 20 s line d 1 s line v 1 s line d 2 s. A Χ4 s-shape might have been intended. Cp. diverse dubious marks on bones from the Ganglegg. The three additional short scratches seen by Mancini, inducing him to read a.v or ae, are merely impressions and unintentional.


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)
Mancini 1995 Alberto Mancini, "Nuove Iscrizioni Retiche", Quaderni del Dipartimento di Linguistica - Università di Firenze 6 (1995), 137–153.