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Some Human Factors in Codebreaking

By: Christine Large

... Mesopotamian peoples in around 3300 BC developed a universal picture code – pictograms – to describe the world around them, as had the cave painters... ... agents in World War II scrambled messages, condensed them to the size of a dot and hid the information in regular text. Recently, details have come...

...king the messages themselves secret goes back as far as language existed. Mesopotamian peoples in around 3300 BC developed a universal picture code – pictograms – to describe the world around them, as had the cave painters before them who left messages in paintings and simple symbols....

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DOT pictograms

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...The DOT pictograms are a set of fifty pictograms used to convey information useful to travelers without using wor... ...sts, as well as being easier to identify than strings of text. Among these pictograms are the now-familiar graphics representing toilets and telephone... ...f this near-universal acceptance, some describe them as the "Helvetica" of pictograms, and the character portrayed within them as Helvetica Man (Lupto... ...sues. DOT pictograms representing, from left, "Escalator (up)," "Nursery" and "Gr... .... DOT pictograms representing, from left, "Escalator (up)," "Nursery" and "Ground... ... In 1974, the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) recognized the shortcomings of pictograms drawn on an ad hoc basis acr... ...d States Department of Transportation (DOT) recognized the shortcomings of pictograms drawn on an ad hoc basis across the United States Interstate Hig... ...signers drew a set of pictograms to represent 34 meanings requested by the DOT. In 1979, 16 symbols were added, bringing the total...

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Crete : The Forerunner of Greece

By: Hawes, Charles Henry, 1867-1943; Hawes, Harriet Boyd, 1871-1945

...s, worn as charms by the women to-day, the oldest form of European writing. From these pictograms he reconstructed the life and customs of a wholly un... ...ious ideas with other lands, and possibly received the hint to develop their own local pictograms into a form of writing ; but Cretan receptivity was ... ...nts almost intact. It is a small room or cell, smaller even than the tiny chapels that dot the hills of Crete to-day — a place where one or two might ... ... were not without letters. The tablet bears num- bers, upright lines denoting units, a dot indicating ten, with some unintelligible signs which may de... ...s were already at U4 MINOAN ART work : one, to satisfy some local need, invented rude pictograms carved on three-sided seals of steatite; the other, ... ...on in seal-engraving gave way to pictorial work, in which the subjects of the earliest pictograms are sometimes repeated, but with a fidelity to natur... ...inoan period saw an elaboration of the early decorative designs and the development of pictograms into artistic pic- torial forms cutonhard stones as ...

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GHS hazard pictograms

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...ized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS). Two sets of pictograms are included within the GHS: one for the labeling of containers ... ...the target audience, but the two are not used together.[1] The two sets of pictograms use the same symbols for the same hazards, although certain symb... ... the same hazards, although certain symbols are not required for transport pictograms. Transport pictograms come in wider variety of colors and may co... ...ional information such as a subcategory number. Hazard pictograms are one of the key elements for the labelling of containers unde... ...nufacturer or importer) The GHS chemical hazard pictograms are intended to provide the basis for or to replace national sys...

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Psychological Atlas : With 400 Illus.

By: Katz, David, 1884-1953; Gaynor, Frank, 1911 Tr

...ame. 231. The "world" of a retarded boy ten years of age. 232 through 234. Pictograms by young children. The children were told to com- municate with ...

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Green Dot (symbol)

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...The Green Dot symbol The Green Dot (German: Der Grüne Punkt) is the license symbol of a European network o... ... Concept The Green Dot Symbol as been founded by the Green Dot Corporation in 1999; http://art... ...in 1999; http://articles/Green_Dot_Corporation The basic idea of the Green Dot is that consumers who see the logo know that the manufacturer of the pr... ...side supermarkets. The system is financed by the green dot licence fee paid by the producers of the products. Fees vary by country... ...ho pay a license fee to DSD. DSD license fee payers can then add the Green Dot logo to their package labeling to indicate that this package should be ... ...ement concepts Waste in Europe Pictograms Green symbols Ecolab... ...ement concepts Waste in Europe Pictograms Green symbols Ecolab...

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Science in Authority

By: Lancelot Hogben

...t the Mayan system had a zero symbol on all fours with the astro-calendrical pictograms. Initially, this will be unnecessary. Indeed, the zero concept... ...g of Venus or the Sun, day and night, etc. In contradistinction to stroke or dot which I shall briefly call dashes, we shall thus need a special batte...

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ISO 7001

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...ISO 7001 ("public information symbols") is a standard published by the pictograms and symbols for public information. The latest version, ISO 7001... ...ymbol of Access. See also DOT pictograms External links ... ...l of Access. See also DOT pictograms External links ...

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The Rainbow Bridge ; A Study of Paganism

By: Newberry, John Strong, B. 1883

... prototype of the painted stones, an object of similar shape marked with a dot surrounded by a circle. Paintings of similar type were found at Mas-d'A... ...ities between the ku wen, or old characters, ofChinese and the primi- tive pictograms which underlie the cuneiformic script, the fact that Sumerian wa... ..., those which signify tablet and total resemble the corresponding Sumerian pictograms, but their system of counting was different, being based on tens... ...ans, who invented the art of writing, but they based their language on the pictograms which in Mesopotamia, and throughout Asia Minor, developed into ... ...ll, Chinese and Sumerian (Oxford, 1913), Appendix. For the oldest Sumerian pictograms cp. Anton Deimel, Shumerische Grammatik (Rome, 1924), 30-33; Fra...

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Stick figure

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...nternational use of stick figures is in the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Pictograms created by Japanese designers Masaru Katzumie and Yoshiro Yamash... ...designers Masaru Katzumie and Yoshiro Yamashita formed the basis of future pictograms. In 1972, Otl Aicher developed the round ended, geometric grid b... ...AIGA (commissioned by the U.S. Department of Transportation) developed the DOT pictograms — 50 public domain symbols for use at transportation h... ... (commissioned by the U.S. Department of Transportation) developed the DOT pictograms — 50 public domain symbols for use at transportation hubs,... ...cher's stick figure signs at the 1972 Munich Olympics. Aicher's ubiquitous pictograms form the template for many subsequent designs. Example Co...

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San Francisco Cinematheque Program Notes : Volume 96

By: San Francisco Cinematheque

...nt... On a different day they look like children's toys or partially drawn pictograms... The picture plane is in continuous motion like the ocean whic...

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Graphic design

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...view Crowdspring D DOT pictograms Design Can Change Design Observer ... ... Crowdspring D DOT pictograms Design Can Change Design Observer ... ...e cutting (web) Dieline Do Good Design Dot Dot Dot (magazine) Dual City Sessions Dwinell-W... ...view Crowdspring D DOT pictograms Design Can Change Design Observer ... ... Crowdspring D DOT pictograms Design Can Change Design Observer ... ...e cutting (web) Dieline Do Good Design Dot Dot Dot (magazine) Dual City Sessions Dwinell-W...

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Journal of the Epigraphical Society of India Vol. 11

By: S. Subramonia Iyer

... of the period, as against the usual southern pra- ctice of denoting it by a dot or the class nasal (eg. pdmdahul-avasam, 1. 1; piftda~ patika 1. 3 ; ... ...her feature seen in the record is that the anusvara is written by means of a dot not on the top of the letter on which it should be buton tke top of t... ... Jar or lance X. 82 Suggested Semantic and Phonetic values of selected Indus pictograms II. 31 Sugh Terracotta Plaque "" Studies in the Epigraphy of t...

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United States Department of Transportation

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...on Center (Washington, D.C.) D DOT pictograms Department of Transportation v. Public Citizen ... ...enter (Washington, D.C.) D DOT pictograms Department of Transportation v. Public Citizen ... ...on Center (Washington, D.C.) D DOT pictograms Department of Transportation v. Public Citizen ... ...enter (Washington, D.C.) D DOT pictograms Department of Transportation v. Public Citizen ...

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The nation

...ate "a fleet of armored cruisers" (a discredited and ob- solete type) ; should dot the wide oceans with scouts cruising continually in search of the e... ...n Greece after Cretan models. A hieroglyphic system of let- ters, evolved from pictograms, was de- veloped, before the close (1700 b. c.) of the "Midd... ... the Lyceum Theatre, in January, when she will be seen as the heroine of "Mrs. Dot," the comedy by W. S. Maugham, which had a year's run in London, wh...

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List of symbols

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...avigational symbols Traffic sign s contain many specialized symbols (sublist) DOT pictograms ISO 7001 Exit sign "running man" Pictorial push pull ... ...ational symbols Traffic sign s contain many specialized symbols (sublist) DOT pictograms ISO 7001 Exit sign "running man" Pictorial push pull sign... ... products Recycling symbol Recycling codes Japanese recycling symbols Green Dot (symbol) Food safe symbol Laundry symbol Period-after-opening sy...

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Modern Education in Europe and the Orient

By: Cloyd, David Excelmons

...- Plan of School Administration - National Ideals Influencing Education - Pictograms of Swiss School System - Educational Statistics-Elementary Scho... ...ree and public exercise of their religious rites so long as the same does Dot interfere with the rights of society. Digitized by Coogle • I 22 Mo... ...ymnasium. In this latter respect the Norwegian system has some merits , Dot possessed by the American system. The enrollment in the university is ... ...s in the second regular cO'Urse include those of the first regular course Dot taken by these students in the high school or middle school from which...

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List of writing systems

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... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ... ... Eight-dot scripts ... ... "Abjads", "Abugidas", "Alphabets", "Ideo/Pictograms", "Logograms", "Semi-syllabaries" or "Syllabaries" ... ... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ... ... Eight-dot scripts ... ... "Abjads", "Abugidas", "Alphabets", "Ideo/Pictograms", "Logograms", "Semi-syllabaries" or "Syllabaries" ...

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Radio, The Fifth Estate

By: Waller, Judith Cary, 1889

...to some understandable standard, and, if possible, translated into verbal "pictograms." Avoid the technique of presenting facts and statistics through...

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Cadmium selenide

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... Hazards GHS pictograms ... ...le based on their size.[9] One type of CdSe nanoparticle is a CdSe quantum dot. This discretization of energy states results in electronic transitions... ...on of energy states results in electronic transitions that vary by quantum dot size. Larger quantum dots have closer electronic states than smaller qu... ...the LUMO is lower than the same electronic transition in a smaller quantum dot. This quantum confinement effect can be observed as a red shift in abso... ...itation of the nanocrystals. These capping ligands also affect the quantum dot’s electronic and optical properties by passivating surface electronic s... ...res a rigorous description of the ligand exchange chemistry on the quantum dot surface. A prevailing belief is that trioctylphosph...

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Orpheus--The Fisher . Comparative Studies in Orphic and Early Christian Cult Symbolism

By: Eisler, Robert, 1882-1949

...ish," etc. These quotations agree in every respect with the above analysed pictograms in the catacombs; they supply, moreover, the authentic interpret...

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Braille

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...hy of the words; second, the human finger could not encompass the whole 12-dot symbol without moving, and so could not move rapidly from one symbol to... ...t move rapidly from one symbol to another. Braille's solution was to use 6-dot cells and to assign a specific pattern to each letter of the alphabet.[... ...m the Latin alphabet, albeit indirectly. In Braille's original system, the dot patterns were assigned to letters according to their position within th... ... The first ten letters of the alphabet, a–j, use the upper four dot positions: ⠁⠃⠉⠙⠑⠋⠛⠓⠊⠚ (black dots in the table below). These stand for ... ...ers, k–t, are identical to a–j, respectively, apart from the addition of a dot at position 3 (red dots in the table): ⠅⠇⠍⠝⠕⠏⠟⠗⠎⠞: ... ... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ...

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Modern Education in Europe and the Orient

By: Cloyd, David Excelmons

...- Plan of School Administration - National Ideals Influencing Education - Pictograms of Swiss School System - Educational Statistics - Elementary Sc... ...BEWAHRANSTALTEN It seems strange to an American that the kindergarten is Dot a part of the German school system, but such is true. It 136 Modem Ed...

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Morse code

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...f dots and dashes. The duration of a dash is three times the duration of a dot. Each dot or dash is followed by a short silence, equal to the dot dura... ...one dash), and the words are separated by a space equal to seven dots. The dot duration is the basic unit of time measurement in code transmission.[1]... ... common letter in English, the letter "E," has the shortest code, a single dot. Morse code is most popular among amateur radio ope... ...lect the sounds of Morse code receivers, the operators began to vocalize a dot as "dit", and a dash as "dah". Dots which are not the final element of ... ...ots and dashes. Consequently words also have different lengths in terms of dot duration, even when they contain the same number of characters. For thi... ... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ...

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Journal of Botany, British and Foreign; Vol. 57

...nium may change in character also in a remarkable way. The same little black dot on a leaf, obiter visum, would be placed, accord- ing to its age at t... ...interesting examples of reduction, and are on a fair way to imitate Sumerian pictograms. The only work which really set out to improve on Fuchs is Bes... ... 312 THE JOUENAL OF BOTANI Eeut.). Border of Cambs and Beds, Everton, 1911; dot. G. C. Druce. Brachypodimn pinnatum Beauv. var. pubescens Gray. Sheer...

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Laundry symbol

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...re labels for the different countries/regions of the world. In some standards, pictograms coexist with or are complemented by written instructions. T... ...en.svgDo not bleach Drying A circle in the square symbolizes a dryer. One dot requires drying at reduced temperature and two dots for normal temp...

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Journal of Botany, British and Foreign; Vol. 57 1919

By: Trimen, Henry, 1843-1896; Britten, James, 1846-1924; Ramsbottom, John, 1885; Seemann, Berthold, 1825-1871; Rendle, A. B. (Alfred Barton), 1865-1938

...nium may change in character also in a remarkable way. The same little black dot on a leaf, obiter visuni, would be placed, accord- ing to its age at ... ...interesting examples of reduction, and are on a fair way to imitate Sumerian pictograms. The only work which really set out to improve on Fuchs is Bes...

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Gabelsberger shorthand

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... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ... ... Eight-dot scripts ...

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National Municipal Review : Volume 24

By: National Municipal League

...lletin. An unusual feature of this bulletin is the large number of cartoons, pictograms, and charts used to present graphically the significant facts ...

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Hebrew alphabet

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...vowel diacritics are used, the two phonemes are differentiated with a shin-dot or sin-dot; the shin-dot is above the upper-right side of the letter, a... ...dot; the shin-dot is above the upper-right side of the letter, and the sin-dot is above the upper-left side of the letter. ... ... Example שׁ (right dot) shin sh ... ... shop שׂ (left dot) sin s ... ... sour Historically, left-dot-sin corresponds to Proto-Semitic *ś, which in biblical-Judaic-Hebrew co... ... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ...

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Nature; Volume: 50

...cord, examples of all systems of old time written characters, whether in the form of pictograms, symbolism=, or phonograms, as also representations of...

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Korean Braille

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...in 1894. It used a cell 4 dots wide by 2 dots high, like New York Point. 6-dot braille was adapted to Korean by Park Du-seong in 1926. There have sinc... ... Eight-dot scripts ... ... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ... ... Eight-dot scripts ...

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Americans with Disabilities Act and Architectural Barriers Act Accessibility Guidelines

By: United States Access Board

...tment of Justice (DOJ) (and in the case of transit facilities, the Department of Transportation (DOT)) is responsible for enforceable standards base... ...A and ABA. Guidelines are issued by the Board, standards by designated agencies such as DOJ and DOT. Standards are what the public must follow to ... ...o be followed until the effective date of the updated standards. ADA standards issued by DOJ and DOT in 1991 based on the Board’s original ADA Acce... ...epartment of Transportation Standards for Accessible Design (49 CFR Part 37, Appendix A) www.fta.dot.gov/legal/regulations/us_dot/5598_ENG_HTML.htm ... ...AS) www.access-board.gov/ufas/ufas- html/ufas.htm When will the standards be updated? DOJ and DOT will issue notices on the update of their ADA s... ...or signs identifying permanent rooms and spaces shall comply with 703.1, 703.2, and 703.5. Where pictograms are provided as designations of permanen... ... CHAPTER 2: SCOPING REQUIREMENTS AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT: SCOPING 40 rooms and spaces, the pictograms shall comply with 703.6 and shall have t... ...ms, room and floor numbers or letters, and room names. Tactile text descriptors are required for pictograms that are provided to label or identify ... ...ors are required for pictograms that are provided to label or identify a permanent room or space. Pictograms that provide information about a room o...

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Pallava alphabet

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... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ... ... Eight-dot scripts ... ... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ... ... Eight-dot scripts ...

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An Introduction to Comparative Philology

By: Edmonds, J. M., John Maxwell

...aken by the Lower Lip. The symbol of each sound is given beneath the black dot where contact or friction takes place, the Breathed above the Voiced. T... ...lphabet Primitive Beginnings of all Alphabets Memory- Aids Message- Sticks Pictograms Ideograms Phonograms True Alphabet Egyptian Scripts the Phoenici... ...velopment of the Alphabet was the Pictorial stage, in which a picture of a Pictograms. , . L thing is given, to express the thing first actually and t... ...ples of all the above stages. Thus 'sun' is a circle, ' moon ' a crescent (Pictograms) ; ' strife ' two women, 'hermit' a man and a mountain (Ideogram... ...5 Phonology 45 Phrygian 87, 88 GENERAL INDEX 229 Phthiotis, dialect of 95 Pictograms 63 Picts 89 Pidgin-English 115 pious 120 pipe 8, 136 Pitch 5, 39...

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Rencong alphabet

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... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ... ... Eight-dot scripts ... ... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ... ... Eight-dot scripts ...

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An Introduction to Comparative Philology for Classical Students

By: Edmonds, J. M. (John Maxwell)

...aken by the Lower Lip. The symbol of each sound is given beneath the black dot where contact or friction takes place, the Breathed above the Voiced. T... ...Alphabet—Primitive Beginnings of all Alphabets—Memory- Aids—Message-Sticks—Pictograms— Ideograms—Phonograms —True Alphabet—Egyptian Scripts—the Phoeni... ...ples of all the above stages. Thus 'sun' is a circle, ' moon ' a crescent (Pictograms) ; ' strife ' two women, 'hermit' a man and a mountain (Ideogram... ...5 Phonology 45 Phrygian 87, 88 GENERAL INDEX 229 Phthiotis, dialect of 95 Pictograms 63 Piots 89 Pidgin-English 115 pious 120 pipe 8, 136 Pitch 5, 39...

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Pegon alphabet

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... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ... ... Eight-dot scripts ... ... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ... ... Eight-dot scripts ...

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Annual Reports of the Archaeological Survey of India Part I : For the Years 1930-31, 1931-32, 1932-33, And 1933-34

By: Fabri, C. L.

...ng trouble to bury their more valuable goods and chattels, but that they did Dot escape with their lives. Possibly, an enemy attacked Mohenjo-daro and... ...ht (J513) and a terracotta cylindrical seal with a crocodile on one side and pictograms on the other (J478). The second stratum is represented only by... ... Finds from this trench also included a terracotta ball 9 inscribed with two pictograms, a cubical die of the same substance, and a large sandstone li... ...g this year's finds may be men- tioned a fragmentary unicorn seal with three pictograms (Plate XXXI II, 6, 1); an elephant seal with two pictograms (P... ... showing a god with curving horns over the head standing on one side and six pictograms on the other (Plate XXXIII, t, 3); a small chess- man-shaped s... ... No. 12748, square J 13/22, 2' 6" b.s. (2) Well engraved unicorn seal with 3 pictograms (PlateXXXIII, d t 1). 1-8* square, thickness 0-6*. No. 12751, ... ...lid leaves alternating with uprights, a line of half-elliptical loops with a dot in each, etc. About a mile to the south-east of the mound at Bandhni ... ...resented on these vases: a continuous line of eye- shaped loops, each with a dot in the centre; two parallel rows of solid lozenges; twin-triangles me... ...he face of which is adorned at each end with a square medallion bearing the "dot-and-comma" pattern and a highly stylized lion's foot below. Head and ...

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Kaddare alphabet

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... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ... ... Eight-dot scripts ... ... Ideograms/Pictograms (not true writing) ... ... Eight-dot scripts ...

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