Re: [ANE-2] how did ancient scribes write?
- We all look forward to your own video demonstration...
On 9/9/2010 12:21 PM, Peter T. Daniels wrote:
> Well, you don't _push_ the stylus into the clay, you just touch the clay with
> the corner of the stylus. (And you may not need to _carve_ a stylus at all
> -- Saggs identified a reed with a triangular core that could have served nicely;
> although Bob Whiting has determined that the corner has a right angle rather
> than an acute angle.)
Jim West, ThD
- Without reviving the entire discussion, the CDLI has just produced a video which is relevant to this topic:
--- In ANEfirstname.lastname@example.org, Jim West <jwest@...> wrote:
> list folk may enjoy this demonstration video (and might even find it
> useful for students)
> via chuck jones on facebook.
> Jim West, ThD
> Petros, TN