Re: Caucasian Albanian Alphabet: Ancient Script Discovered in the Ashes

From: Peter Kirk (
Date: Sat Jan 03 2004 - 15:12:29 EST

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    On 03/01/2004 10:17, Michael Everson wrote:

    > It looks a lot like what has been called the "Agvan alphabet". See

    Yes, indeed it does. "Agvan" is another (perhaps Armenian) name for
    Caucasian Albania, cf. "Aluan" in This Agvan alphabet
    seems to be that of "Armenian Manuscript No. 7117" described in,
    whose phonetic values Alexidze found unreliable.

    Peter Kirk (personal) (work)

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