Megiddo ring inscription
- A member of the list has been giving me good stimulation on my
interpretation of the inscription on the Megiddo signet ring as West
Semitic logo-syllabic writing, and saying "Sealed: the scepter of
As you have seen me affirm pleadingly before, this confirms, verifies,
authenticates, proves Mendenhall's decipherment of the Byblos pseudo-
hieroglyphic script (a term that is as obsolete as Proto-Sinaitic).
I have just revised my article on the ring: it has coloured pictures,
a table of signs, and a link to my little monograph (pdf) on cracking
the code of the West Semitic logo-syllabary.
I hope you will give this sympathetic consideration, along with all
the other things I wave in front of your eyes demanding your attention.
Massey U, NZ