Stemmed Arrows

Some articles on arrows, stemmed arrows:

SignWriting - Orthography - Hand Movement
... Hundreds of arrows of various sorts are used to indicate movement of the hands through space ... As with orientation, movement arrows distinguish two planes Movement in the vertical plane (up down) is represented by arrows with double stems, as at the bottom ... movement in a diagonal plane uses modified double-stemmed arrows A cross bar on the stem indicates that the motion is away as well up or down, and a solid dot indicates ...

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