Celtiberian Stela from Clunia

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James Blake Wiener
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This incomplete funerary stela with an inscription in the Celtiberian language and Western Celtiberian script comes from Coruña de Conde (Peñalba de Castro), Burgos in Spain. The inscription transcribes as "Kaabaarinos," in nominative masculine singular, the dead man's name. It was made from limestone and dates from the 1st century BCE. (Museo Arqueológico Nacional, Madrid)

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James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2017, October 31). Celtiberian Stela from Clunia. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7505/celtiberian-stela-from-clunia/

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Wiener, James Blake. "Celtiberian Stela from Clunia." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 31, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7505/celtiberian-stela-from-clunia/.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Celtiberian Stela from Clunia." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 31 Oct 2017. Web. 17 Oct 2021.