We also looked at Linear B which was deciphered in 1952. All the credit has gone to Michael Ventris, but in June 2013 the news emerged that American classicist Alice Kober did the painstaking work behind the decipherment, without which Ventris would not have had the information for the decoding. Unfortunately Alice Kober died in 1950.
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shepherds [fem] : sheep : 27 : high
figs : green : figs : black : high