Rongorongo tablet from the Ethnological Museum, Berlin

  title={Rongorongo tablet from the Ethnological Museum, Berlin},
  author={P. Horley},
  • P. Horley
  • Published 2012
  • Art
  • This paper aims to improve documentation of the rongorongo tablet VI 4878 from the Berlin Ethnological Museum. For the first time (to the best of our knowledge), we present the detailed digital photographs of the entire artifact almost at the original scale. The computer enhancement of these images helped to produce improved tracings that surpass the tracings published by Adolf Bastian (1883), Thomas Barthel (1958) and Steven Fischer (1997) by the number of documented glyphs. Analysis of the… CONTINUE READING
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