The Rongorongo Script: On a Listed Sequence in the Recto of Tablet “Mamari”

@article{Harris2011TheRS,
  title={The Rongorongo Script: On a Listed Sequence in the Recto of Tablet “Mamari”},
  author={Martyn Harris and Tomi S. Melka},
  journal={Journal of Quantitative Linguistics},
  year={2011},
  volume={18},
  pages={122 - 173}
}
  • Martyn Harris, Tomi S. Melka
  • Published 2011
  • Computer Science
  • Journal of Quantitative Linguistics
  • Abstract Rongorongo, the undeciphered writing system of Rapanui (Easter Island) has received a lot of attention in the last 12 months with new studies tackling the “Mamari” (see Horley, 2009a; Melka, 2010a) and the “Keiti” tablets (see Horley, 2010; Wieczorek, 2011). The “Mamari” section is a potential “lunar series” (see Barthel, 1958a; Barthel, 1971, p. 1183; Guy, 1990); however more work is needed to ascertain whether “Keiti” reflects to some extent the same genre. In this study we look to… CONTINUE READING
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