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 Where is the Rosetta Stone found?

Answer The Rosetta Stone is in the British Museum in London, where it has been housed since the early 19th century. It was discovered by Napoleon's army and fell into the hands of the British after his de... Read More »
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When was the Rosetta Stone carved?

Carved in 196 B.C., the Rosetta Stone is a decree passed by a council of Egyptian priests in celebration of the first anniversary of Ptolemy V, the fifth ruler of the Ptolemaic dynasty. Its text is... Read More »
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When was the rosetta stone discovered?

The Rosetta Stone was discovered in 1799 when the French army, sent by Napoleon, entered the town of Rosetta on the Nile Delta. The British seized the stone in 1802 after defeating the French.Sourc... Read More »
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When was the rosetta stone erected?

The Rosetta Stone was erected around 643 B.C., which has been determined by the language used on the stone. The upper part is written in Egyptian hieroglyphics dating back about 3,000 years while t... Read More »
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When and where was the rosetta stone discovered?

The Rosetta Stone was discovered in 1799 in the town of El-Rashid in Lower Egypt. Because the same text was written on it in three languages (Greek, Egyptian hieroglyphs, and Demotic), it allowed E... Read More »
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