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1 Indus Script inscription on a boat with supercargo of ox-hide ingots, Bharhut mint copper, brass, hard alloy ingots The note is presented in the following sections: · Validation of Indus Script decipherment I Indus Script: Supercargo of copper smithywork ingots · Ox-hide ingot on a sculptural frieze of Kushana period (Mathura Museum) · Ox-hide ingot hieroglyphs on Bharhut sculptural friezes · Amaravati ox-hide ingot as capital on a pillar · Ox-hide ingots in Ancient Near East · Sculptural friezes from Bharhut attesting to mint-work · Ox-hide ingot as ornament on Gudimallam Sivalinga · Prakrtam lexis related to metalwork, mintwork Validation of Indus Script decipherment Clinching evidence to validate decipherment of Indus Script Corpora as metalwork catalogues, comes from hieroglyphs of ox-hide ingots carried on an Indus boat, on a unique Indus Script inscription on a prism tablet with inscriptions on 3 sides. It is remarkable that the same hieroglyphs of ox-hide ingots are also signified in the context of mintwork, 1. on 4 sculptural friezes of Bharhut and 2. on a sculptural frieze of Kushana period in the Mathura Museum. A Bharhut sculptural frieze flanks an elephant rider signifying his palm and flanked by two ox-hide ingot hieroglyphs on both sides of the doorway. There are three other friezes which signify ox- hide ingots as hiereoglyphs flanking doorways. karibha 'trunk of elephant' ibha 'elephant' rebus: karba 'iron' ib 'iron' தட்டல் ta ṭṭ al Five, a slang term; ஐந்து என் பதன் குழூஉக்குறி . (J.) ta ṭṭ al 'five' (hand) rebus: * ha ṭṭ ha1 ʻbrassʼ. [Onom. from noise of hammering brass?]N. ha ṭṭ ar ʻ an alloy of copper and bell metal ʼ . * ha ṭṭhakāra ʻ brass worker ʼ. 1.Pk. ha ṭṭhāra -- m., K. h o ̈̃ṭ hur m., S. h ã ̄ ṭhāro m., P. ha ṭhiār , °rā m.2. P.
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