1. Education

Where Do You Find Hieroglyphs?


1 of 10

Where Do You Find Hieroglyphs - Temple and Tomb Walls
Where Do You Find Hieroglyphs?
Beautifully coloured hieroglyphic texts often accompanied murals painted on the walls of tombs and temples. This example is from a painted relief showing an expedition by Ramesses II and the presentation to the Pharaoh of produce of Nubia, from the temple of Ramesses II at Beit el-Wali, in Lower Nubia, 19th Dynasty, c. 1250 BCE.

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.