THE LAPIS SATRICANUS AS EVIDENCE OF AN ITALIC WRITING CONTEXT IN THE LATIUM VETUS?
AbstractSabine traditions in the Lapis Satricanus? We will propose a possible cultural â€œsabineâ€ individualization of the Lapis Satricanus, that expresses itself on a level of language and handwriting. The Latin alphabet actually gives evidence of some peculiarities that recall possible extra-Latin parallels. But the â€œculturalâ€ contents (including obviously the linguistic features) are even more meaningful: these seem to show a coexistence of traditions in Rome of â€œnot Roman typeâ€.
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