Lascaux cave paintings

http://www.lascaux.culture.fr/?lng=en

 

 

Hieroglyphics

http://www.ancient-egypt-online.com/ancient-egyptian-hieroglyphics.html

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Petroglyphs

http://www.ancestral.com/meaning.html

 

 

Ishango Bone

http://afrolegends.com/2013/08/29/the-ishango-bone-craddle-of-mathematics/

 

 

Sumerian

http://www.britannica.com/topic/Sumerian-language

 

 

Cuneiform

http://www.omniglot.com/writing/sumerian.htm

 

 

Phoenician

http://www.ancientscripts.com/phoenician.html

 

 

Chinese calligraphy

http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/chcl/hd_chcl.htm

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Greek alphabet

http://www.greek-language.com/Alphabet.html

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Roman alphabet

http://www.ancientscripts.com/latin.html

 

 

Rosetta Stone

https://www.britishmuseum.org/explore/online_tours/museum_and_exhibition/audio_description_tour/the_rosetta_stone.aspx

 

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Column of Trajan

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/trajan-column/

 

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Book of Kells

http://www.tcd.ie/Library/manuscripts/book-of-kells.php

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Leaf from a Beatus Manuscript: the Fourth Angel Sounds the Trumpet and an Eagle Cries Woe

http://www.metmuseum.org/collection/the-collection-online/search/466204

 

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Labors of the Months from the Très Riches Heures

http://publicdomainreview.org/collections/labors-of-the-months-from-the-tres-riches-heures/

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http://visual.ly/history-typography