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Unformatted text preview: Cyclical system: solar day, 365 days • Months with names Absolute system, the Long Count Days Unit Example 1 Kin 15 = 15 days 20 Winal 17 = 340 days 360 Tun 4 = 1,440 days 7,200 Katun 14 = 100,800 days 144,000 Baktun 9 = 1.296 million days • Example: 126.96.36.199.15 = 1,398,595 days • Know the difference between the individual glyphs • Emblem glyphs o Heinrich Berlin, Tatiana Proskouriakoff Previously, it was understood that hieroglyphics were to be directly represented on the calendar, but not the case. Worked on Calendars, specifically on the calendar. • Phonetic aspects of the hieroglyphics o Bishop Landa’s “alphabet” • NO CLASS Thursday...
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This note was uploaded on 03/28/2012 for the course ANTHRO 114P taught by Professor Lesure during the Winter '12 term at UCLA.
- Winter '12