Ancient Chinese Stone slab with twelve small seal characters, Qin Dynasty (221 - 206 BC). Photo taken by Editor at Large at the Treasures of Ancient China exhibit, Canadian Museum of Civilization.
The Origin of Chinese Calligraphy before Qin Dynasty
The Cataclysm of Easter Island - The Strange Rongorongo Script
Song Dynasty 960-1279 / Poem by Wu Ju / silk scroll
AN IMPERIAL JADE 'BA ZHENG MAO NIAN ZHI BAO' SEAL QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD - Sotheby's
Baal-Adad, From Syria, in Damascus Museum. Is that the mark of the beast under his arm?
Gold Seal Of Authority -- Given by the Qing Dynasty emperor to the 5th Dalai Lama. The 8,257-gram gold seal has a text in the four languages of the Han: Chinese, Tibetan, Manchurian & Mongolian. Via Alain Truong
It all started with this wooden tablet. Known as Rongorongo, the early people of Rapa Nui (Easter Island) recorded something on it using hieroglyphs. What was the meaning of these characters and symbols? What was the secret contained on this wooden tablet, and what was the relationship between the men of Malolo and this seemingly sacred object? See more at www.authorrobertbonville.com
one of the earliest forms of writing - Sumerian account of grain, bread, beer, butter and oil. 3,200 BCE