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Wow! Would they call it braille?
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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Nikolay Ivankov" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Thursday, February 16, 2012 10:16 AM
Subject: Re: The Yardish Writing System


> It could also be something like the Phaistos Dick, where the signs were
> written by pressing the seals onto clay. Though, I'd rather think that if
> one writes on clay, then something like cuneiform is much more likely to
> develop, since instead of a relatively big number of seals one needs only 
> a
> stylus to write it. And cuneiform also looks more like Braille too.
>
> On Thu, Feb 16, 2012 at 4:07 PM, Virginia Keys 
> <[log in to unmask]>wrote:
>
>> If you want a braille-like system, they could press small beads into a 
>> clay
>> surface. Of course, the beads would have to not melt or burn during the
>> firing process.
>>