Inscriptions can also take us into the deepest emotions of ancient people, directly in touch with their lives. As people wrote texts they put their feeling into them and we can now read about it. Here you can read some stories about these and see some objects in which something hints at a specific feeling or emotion.


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Room 4 - Emotions in inscriptions: Previous Room | Next Room

See the inscriptions in this room:

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6

Room 0: Introduction

Room 1: Inscriptions and history

Room 2: Script and Alphabets

Room 3: Objects and the relation between image, text and context

Room 5: The stone cutter, methods and mistakes

Room 6: Digital technologies for epigraphy


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