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roman numeral flub,
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Does anyone else see the Roman Numeral for the number 4 is IIII instead of IV? I would thinks someone else would have caught this by now.
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Initial post: May 1, 2014 10:23:41 AM PDT
William Polhemus says:
IIII is an acceptable alternate for the number 4, just as IV. You often see the IIII in old Roman writings.
Posted on Jul 26, 2014 9:09:32 AM PDT
C. B. Phillips says:
IIII has been used historically by horologists. Here is a good link to a summary discussion on this exact topic:
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