Ancient Greek Boustrophedon Inscription

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Cristian Violatti
by Ranveig Thattai
published on 02 January 2015
Ancient Greek Boustrophedon Inscription Download Full Size Image

Example of an Ancient Greek boustrophedon inscription. The arrows indicate the direction of the writing for each line. Non-symmetrical letters change their orientation with the alternate directions of the lines.

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Thattai, R. (2015, January 02). Ancient Greek Boustrophedon Inscription. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3475/ancient-greek-boustrophedon-inscription/

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Thattai, Ranveig. "Ancient Greek Boustrophedon Inscription." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 02, 2015. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3475/ancient-greek-boustrophedon-inscription/.

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Thattai, Ranveig. "Ancient Greek Boustrophedon Inscription." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 02 Jan 2015. Web. 25 Jul 2024.

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