Art Word of the Day: Epigraphy

in wordoftheday •  2 months ago 

Term: Epigraphy

Definition: Deciphering and interpreting ancient inscriptions

carved on stone, clay, metal or other hard surfaces, it is a primary method that archaeologists use to understand the past. Source: Ralph Mayer, "A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques"



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