The Rosetta Stone

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The Information from the PowerPoint was adapted from "Journey Across Time" by Glencoe, 2005.

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The Rosetta Stone

  1. 1. The Rosetta Stone<br />
  2. 2. The Rosetta Stone <br />It is stone that was found near the city of Rosetta<br />Discovered by French soldiers of Napoleon<br />
  3. 3. Hieroglyphics<br />The Rosetta Stone unlocked the secrets of the hieroglyphics <br />3 Languages on the Stone – Demotic, Hieroglyphics, and Greek<br />
  4. 4. Jean Champollion <br />Deciphered the Rosetta Stone<br />Took about 17 years to decipher<br />

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