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A Jiroft Stone Artifact

A Jiroft Stone Artifact

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This stone artifact from what is presently Iran is about 5,000 years old. The signs on it sides follow the ancient system for sign language depiction.
This stone artifact from what is presently Iran is about 5,000 years old. The signs on it sides follow the ancient system for sign language depiction.

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Published by: Cliff on Aug 25, 2013
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A Jiroft Stone Artifact
Clifford C. RicheyAugust 2013Addition: 10-18-2013
It might be helpful to read:http://www.scribd.com/doc/125076415/Universal-Prehistoric-Depicted-Sign-Languagewhen reading this paper as it explains the use of Form, Imagery, Gesture signs,Stance,allusion and position as used in composing glyphs.
 
This item from Jiroft, an area in the present country of Iran, is estimated to be about 5,000 years old.The (green) Total Form is that of a hill which based on the Breast of the female-earth.
 Illustration 1: Original Artifact  Illustration 2: Total Form: A Hill
 
The next (both green) outlines was composed in Form of
a basket 
or
a stone container 
with a handle.It is thought that this container represents the Body of the earth-female much as clay vessels served thatpurpose in other cultures. The lower part of the Basket may be a Horizontal Rectangle meaning ahorizontal-place. p osition ,
below
.The (blue) Half Circle sign is the sign for the upper-half or
the upper-world.
The Handle itself is thecurved sign for
the arc
or
bow of the sky.
The
horizontal-place
mentioned earlier is therefore
below
the
upper-world 
and the events described
take place in the under-world.
 
 Illustration 3: A Basket  Illustration 4: The Upper-world

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