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18-Jan-2022 MiekeWAMinkjan



Imagine looking at a very old writing system.
Egyptian hieroglyphs were the formal writing system used in Ancient Egypt.
Hieroglyphs combined logographic, syllabic and alphabetic elements.
The stones were found at Giza by Hermann Junker and are about 4500 years old.
These hieroglyphs are now exhibited at the Roemer & Pelizaeus museum, Hildesheim.

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larose forest photos26-Jan-2022 16:07
Wow, this is a superb shot for the topic of "old"! V
Ray :)25-Jan-2022 19:01
Very !
carol j. phipps25-Jan-2022 18:20
Excellent choice and effective photo composition. V
Jola Dziubinska25-Jan-2022 00:11
Great find, Mieke, now we need the translation. V.
Dennis Hoyne24-Jan-2022 00:43
These are so precise, I wonder how long it takes to write like this.