Ancient writing systems in the Mediterranean

A critical guide to electronic resources

Linear Elamite

- 2500/2400 - 1900/1800 BC


  1. F. Bork (1924) Die Strichinschriften von Susa Königsberg (de)
  2. W. Hinz (1962) Zur Entzifferung der elamischen Strichschrift in Iranica Antiqua N. 2 pp. 1-21 (de)
  3. W. Hinz (1969) Eine neugefundene altelamische Silbervase in W. Hinz, Altiranische Funde und Forschungen Berlin pp. 11-44 (de)
  4. M. Salvini (1998) Elam, iv. Linear Elamite in Encyclopædia Iranica London-New York Vol. 8 N. 3 pp. 330-332 (it)
  5. F. Desset (2012) Premières écritures iraniennes: les systèmes proto-élamite et élamite linéaire Napoli (fr)
  6. F. Desset (2014) A New Writing System Discovered in 3rd Millennium BCE Iran: The Konar Sandal ‘Geometric’ Tablets in Iranica Antiqua N. 49 pp. 83-109 (en)
  7. F. Desset (2018) Linear Elamite Writing in J. Álvarez-Mon - G. P. Basello - Y. Wicks (eds.), The Elamite World Abington pp. 397-415 (en)
  8. F. Desset (2018) Nine Linear Elamite Texts Inscribed on Silver ‘Gunagi’ Vessels (X, Y, Z, F’, H’, I’, J’, K’ and L’): New Data on Linear Elamite Writing and the History of the Sukkalmah Dynasty in Iran N. 56 pp. 105-143 (en)