FANDOM


Expand

This article needs expansion. Please add relevant content, but remember to cite your sources for the information.
Rosetta Stone
Rosetta Stone
The Rosetta Stone
Information
Location British Museum, London
Creation 196 BC
Significance Translates multiple languages, found by Napoleon's Grand Armée during his campaign in Egypt
Nation(s)

The Rosetta Stone is a famous artifact uncovered during Napoleon's French invasion of Egypt. It provided the proper translation of the same text between three different languages, allowing scholars and linguists to decipher languages that were unknown until the stone was discovered.

External linksEdit