Fragment from pyramid of king Pepi I
This limestone block fragment came from the debris of the north...
Fragment of a Wall Decoration from the Tomb of Seti I
This polychrome hieroglyphic inscription includes parts of the...
The Rosetta Stone is an incomplete grey and pink granodiorite stela...
Rosetta Stone Detail, Hieroglyphic Text
This is a zoomed-in detail of the upper part of the Rosetta stone...
Cradles of Civilization - Hieroglyphics
Dr. David Neiman discusses the development of hieroglyphs and the...
This video explains the detailed roles of Egyptian scribes.
How Egypt invented the alphabet - History of Writing Systems #7 (Abjad)
From Egyptian hieroglyphs to your alphabet, watch these miners...
Pronouncing pictures! - History of Writing Systems #4 (Rebus writing)
Watch ancient Sumerians figure out how to use pictures to write...
Rosetta Stone, 196 B.C.E
More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=OFXY9-pec1I...
The Book of Thoth
The Book of Thoth is a name given to many ancient Egyptian texts...
The History of Egypt (Part 2): Decoding Hieroglyphics
How did Egyptologists decipher hieroglyphics? Jean-Francois Champollion...