What is a cartouche?

Answer A cartouche, as a historical reference, is an ancient Egyptian hieroglyph of a specific design. The inscribed hieroglyph (usually a name) is surrounded by an oval, with a straight line at the base ... Read More »

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What is an Egyptian cartouche?

The cartouche is an oval-shaped, hieroglyphic nameplate with the border drawn to represent a rope. The cartouche is in various forms, including carving in stone or made as jewelry. Known in Ancien... Read More »

What is a cartouche&how is it read?

Egyptian pharaohs and kings encased their names in an oval shaped piece of rope ring (tied at one end) called a cartouche. The names were written in the language of the Egyptians: hieroglyphics.Fun... Read More »

How to Create Your Own Cartouche?

A cartouche is an oval-shaped pendant or nameplate. The first cartouches were created in ancient Egypt. The pendant contains an inscription of a person's name spelled out in Egyptian letters or hie... Read More »

What does What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us mean?

It means that who we are and how we act, what we do, mean more then our past or our future. they were our decisions, smart or dumb, but they arent US. or, what we have done, or what we will do in t... Read More »