Image: Lynn Fawcett
Image: Lynn Fawcett

This ideograph is composed of a track, with an arrow noticeably above the mid-point of the track. The arrow is pointing away from you. Hence, this symbol is the preposition to.

Illustrative Text Reference:

Harappa: Seal: H-141 a: Jagat Pati Joshi and Asko Parpola, 1987: Corpus of Indus Seals and Inscriptions: Volume 1: Page 200: Collections in India: Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia.


This is Mahadevan's sign number 1006, which I have redrawn to better reflect the original.

Image Credit:

Preposition To: Lynn Fawcett, 2018.