Decoding the Rosetta Stone

A conversation with Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker in front of the Rosetta Stone, Egypt, Ptolemaic Period, 196 B.C.E., granodiorite, 112.3 x 28.4 x 75.7 cm (The British Museum)

Cite this page as: Dr. Steven Zucker and Dr. Beth Harris, "Decoding the Rosetta Stone," in Smarthistory, June 28, 2020, accessed March 25, 2023,