TITLE

The Vicchio Stele: The Inscription

AUTHOR(S)
Maggiani, Adriano
PUB. DATE
November 2016
SOURCE
Etruscan Studies;Nov2016, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p220
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A recently discovered stele from Poggio Colla preserves one of the longest Etruscan inscriptions on stone, but because of its condition it presents challenges of transcription. Three areas of text are identified, and a preliminary reading of one of them is offered, confirming that it is a sacred text that relates to the cult at Poggio Colla. If this preliminary reading is correct, the names of two divinities, Tinia and Uni, are mentioned.
ACCESSION #
119459729

 

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