The Rosetta Stone is a rock stele, found in 1799, inscribed with a decree issued
at Memphis, ..... He and d'Hautpoul saw at once that it might be important and
informed general Jacques-Franç...
The Rosetta Stone is one of the most important objects in the British Museum as it
holds the key to understanding Egyptian hieroglyphs—a script made up of ...
The Rosetta Stone is the key that led to the deciphering of Egyptian hieroglyphs.
The stone was discovered in 1799 in Fort St. Julien in El-Rashid, Egypt, and ...
The Rosetta Stone is a stone with writing on it in two languages (Egyptian and ...
hieroglyphic which was the script used for important or religious documents.
Dec 8, 2009 ... Carved in 196BC, the Rosetta Stone is the linguistic key to deciphering
hieroglyphics and probably the single-most important conduit of ...
Feb 7, 2013 ... Albeit somewhat briefly, the Rosetta Stone was mentioned. ... This ancient
Egyptian hieroglyphic stele has been so important to Egyptology and ...
Why was it deemed a very important discovery? What is so special or ... The
decree appears in three scripts: the upper text is Ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs,
On this day in History, Rosetta Stone found on Jul 19, 1799. ... he took along a
group of scholars and told them to seize all important cultural artifacts for France.
The inscription on the Rosetta Stone is a decree passed by a council of priests, ...
London, they moved it to safety along with other, portable, 'important' objects.
The Rosetta Stone was monumental in deciphering the hieroglyphs. Until then,
there was no clue as to what the hieroglyphs actually meant, and the Egyptian ...