Episode 5 The Mystery of the Rosetta Stone

Egypt is the title of a BBC television drama serial about various archaeological discoveries taking place in that country’s history with the occasional flashback” scene involving actors portraying the ancient Egyptians themselves. Episode 5 The Mystery of the Rosetta Stone – The young Champollionencouraged to develop his gift for languages by his elder brother, becomes obsessed with deciphering hieroglyphs as a means to telling the age of the world and revenging France against the British who had confiscated the stone in 1801.