Image: Iravatham Mahadevan
Image: Iravatham Mahadevan

In this instance, the ideograph for the midpoint on a journey ,should be read as: on the way. An extra area of road has been added on the right hand side. The right hand side takes precedence. Hence, Mahadevan's sign number 215 is an ideograph for the verb to pass.


Sample Text Reference:

Harappa: Seal: H-473 a: Sayid Ghulam Mustafa Shah and Asko Parpola, 1991: Corpus of Indus Seals and Inscriptions: Volume 2: Page 281: Collections in Pakistan: Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia.


Image Credit:

Indus Script Sign Number 215: Sign List of the Indus Script: Iravatham Mahadevan, 1977: The Indus Script: Texts, Concordance and Tables: The Director General Archaeological Survey of India.