Text over image in paintings

Saturday, December 29, 2007

Sumerian cylinder seal (2100 b.c.): image and cuneiform text

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Sumerian cylinder seal (2100 b.c.) depicts procession into the presence of god, cuneiform text at the right side Cuneiform text
Sumerian cylinder seal (2100 b.c.) depicts procession into the presence of god, cuneiform text at the right side
What is image annotation?
Probably earliest literate culture was Sumer in Mesopotamia.
In the image in this post picture is part of combined image text presentation.
This approach with Text over Image was popular with most cultures most of the time for thousands years.

2 Comments:

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    By Blogger AnJaka, at 5:51 AM  

  • It is an interesting subject, I was about to make a little search on Kamagra, but this topic is my favorite, I read that the Sumerians were in fact beings that landed here on Earth many thousands of years ago.

    By Blogger Serg, at 12:57 PM  

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