Unicode Fonts for Ancient Scripts

Aegean 7.45

Aegean Numbers, Ancient Greek Musical Notation, Ancient Greek Numbers, Ancient Roman Symbols, Arkalochori Axe, Carian, Cypriot Syllabary, Dispilio tablet, Linear A, Linear B Ideograms, Linear B Syllabary, Lycian, Lydian, Old Italic, Old Persian, Phaistos Disc, Phoenician, Phrygian, Sidetic, Troy vessels’ signs and Ugaritic.

Aegean: 02-03-2015

Aegean.ttf, Aegean_hint.ttf, Aegean.docx, Alphabets.docx, Linear.docx, LinearAwords.xlsx, LinearAwords.docx

 

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Phaistos image

a vector image of the disc

 

Cypro-Minoan 7.81

Cypro-Minoan script(s)

 

CyproMinoan: 27-11-2014

CyproMinoan.ttf, CyproMinoan_hint.ttf, CyproMinoan.docx, CyproMinoan.xlsx

 

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Cretan 7.42

Cretan Hieroglyphs

 

Cretan: 20-06-2014

Cretan.ttf, Cretan_hint.ttf, Cretan.docx

 

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Asea 4.14

An étude on the dominant typeface of greek typography: Didot, Απλά, Monotype Greek 90...

Asea: 05-11-2014

AseaR.ttf, AseaR_hint.ttf, AseaB.ttf, AseaB_hint.ttf, AseaI.ttf, AseaI_hint.ttf, AseaJ.ttf, AseaJ_hint.ttf, Asea.docx

 

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Symbola 7.21

Basic Latin, Greek, Cyrillic and many Symbol blocks of The Unicode Standard, Version 7.0

 

Symbola: 02-03-2015

Symbola.ttf, Symbola_hint.ttf, Symbola.docx, Symbola.htm

 

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Proposals

a preview of symbols proposed for future additions (not included in Symbola)

Aegyptus 5.03

An Extended List of 7062 Egyptian Hieroglyphs

 

Aegyptus: 05-11-2014

AegyptusR.ttf, AegyptusR_hint.ttf, AegyptusB.ttf, AegyptusB_hint.ttf, Aegyptus.docx, AegyptusTable.docx, AegyptusList.xlsx

 

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Nilus 5.03

Coptic, Meroitic, Hieratic Alphabet and Transliteration Characters

 

Nilus: 11-11-2014

Nilus.ttf, Nilus_hint.ttf, Nilus.docx

 

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Gardiner 5.03

the Gardiner Set of Hieroglyphs (extracted from Aegyptus Bold)

 

Gardiner: 20-06-2014

Gardiner.ttf, Gardiner_hint.ttf, Gardiner.docx

 

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the Gardiner Set in various fonts

Akkadian 7.15

Sumero-Akkadian Cuneiform, Cuneiform Numbers and Punctuation, Early Dynastic Cuneiform

Akkadian: 11-11-2014

Akkadian.ttf, Akkadian_hint.ttf, Akkadian.docx

 

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Assyrian 1.01

a font with Neo-Assyrian Cuneiform Signs

 

Assyrian: 11-11-2014

Assyrian.ttf, Assyrian_hint.ttf, Assyrian.docx

 

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Assyrian sample and font comparison chart

Anatolian 5.02

Anatolian Hieroglyphs; signs from hieroglyphic Luwian inscriptions

 

Anatolian: 11-11-2014

Anatolian.ttf, Anatolian_hint.ttf, Anatolian.docx

 

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archived

TextFonts

Fonts based on early works by D. Damilas, C. Garamond, A. Wilson, R. Porson, V.J. Scholderer et al.

 

Text fonts samples

fonts are withdrawn; some are under reconstruction...

 

Maya 4.14

Maya Hieroglyphs

 

Maya: 16-12-2014

Maya.ttf, Maya_hint.ttf, Maya.docx

 

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Musica 3.12

Ancient Greek Musical Notation, Byzantine Musical Symbols, (Western) Musical Symbols

 

Musica: 11-11-2014

Musica.ttf, Musica_hint.ttf, Musica.docx

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Unidings 7.18

Glyphs and Icons for blocks of The Unicode Standard, Version 7.0

 

Unidings: 15-11-2014

Unidings.ttf, Unidings_hint.ttf, Unidings.docx

 

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Analecta 4.02

Coptic, Gothic Deseret...

 

Analecta: 20-06-2014

Analecta.ttf, Analecta_hint.ttf, Analecta.docx

 

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bibliography

collected bibliography

books, articles and internet resources consulted in preparation of fonts and documents in this site

 

 

 

in lieu of a licence

Fonts and documents in this site are not pieces of property or merchandise items; they carry no trademark, copyright, license or other market tags; they are free for any use. George Douros

 

 

 

 

Δεσμώτης τήδε ίσταμαι τοις ένδον ρήμασι πειθόμενος. Άρης Αλεξάνδρου, 1975