Rosetta Stone - the key to unlocking ancient world - the Awesome World of Things

The Rosetta Stone is an ancient Egyptian granodiorite stele inscribed with a decree issued by King Ptolemy V. The decree appears in three scripts with essentially the same text: the upper text is Ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs, the middle portion Demotic script, and the lowest Ancient Greek. It provided the key to the modern understanding of Egyptian hieroglyphs.

Read more about the Rosetta Stone over at LinkedIn here.


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