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Etruscan numerals

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  1. were used by the ancient Etruscans

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  2. The system was adapted from the Greek Attic numerals and formed the inspiration for the later Roman numerals

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  3. Despite the continuing debate specifically about which of and are "four" and "six", the general agreement among Etruscologists nowadays is now the following: Note

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  4. (* approximate shape of the symbols, because these are not included in the standard set available on the computer. In addition, a second shape used for 100 is an X with a vertical line going through its center - the symbol for 50 is the bottom half o

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  5. Examples are known of the symbols for larger numbers, but it is unknown which symbol represents which number

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  6. Thanks to the numbers written out on the Tuscania dice, there is agreement about the fact that zal, ci, huθ and śa are the numbers up to 6 (besides 1 and 5)

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