Questions tagged [indus-script]

For questions about the writing system of the Indus Valley culture approx. 2000 BCE and its underlying language(s).

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Current prospective efforts in the decipherment of ancient scripts

Reading a bit about the decipherment of ancient scripts gave me the impression that those scripts which remain mostly undeciphered as of today have such a small and restricted corpus (I'm thinking of ...
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Indus script: Hunter and Mahadevan signs

Early work on deciphering the Indus script (which still has not been acceptably deciphered) was done by Hunter in his 1934 Ph.D work at Oxford - https://ufdc.ufl.edu/AA00013642/00001 Mahadevan's Indus ...