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Language Collection

Language is a powerful tool that connects people across time and space, transcending borders and cultures, and is through language that we express our thoughts, emotions

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Language Collection: The Rosetta Stone, British Museum, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe
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Language Collection: Advertising poster for the London to Vichy Pullman express train, 1927 (colour lithograph)
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Language Collection: Forget Me Not / Language of Flowers
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Language Collection: Flags of Royal Navy
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Language Collection: Illustration showing 26 sign language hand signals representing letters of the alphabet
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Language Collection: Language - Esperanto at a glance
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Language Collection: Signpost in Quin, County Clare, Ireland, Europe
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Language Collection: Abraham Lincoln, signed carte-de-visite, 1864 (vignette, mount, gold-ruled border, ink)
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Language Collection: April, from Twelve Months of Flowers, 1730 (colour engraving)
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Language Collection: The Language of Flowers
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Language Collection: The Weald of Kent, a Southern Railway advertising poster, c
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Language Collection: Birstall, W Yorkshire - Unveiling statue of Joseph Priestly
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Language Collection: Ramon Llull (1235-1316). Breviculum Codex. Miniature. Baden
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Language Collection: IRELAND, County Cork, Kinsale. The Tap Tavern
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Language Collection: World War I (1914-1918). German poster inviting people to join the war loan. It was
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Language Collection: Development of the English alphabet
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Language Collection: Ataturk Reforms Language
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Language Collection: A Southern Railway poster advertising Ramsgate, 1939 (colour lithograph)
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Language Collection: Satire on Phrenology
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Language Collection: Internet computer code
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Language Collection: Mosaic with arab and kufic caligraphy (top) on a wall of the
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Language Collection: WORLD WAR I (1914-1918). Poster USA BONDS Third Liberty Loa
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Language Collection: Rosetta Stone
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Language Collection: Plague doctor, 18th century
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Language Collection: Chart of some early alphabets
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Language Collection: NATI2A-00094
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Language Collection: Sign language using a single hand, 1800s
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Language Collection: A signed photograph of Sigmund Freud, c. 1921 (sepia photo)
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Language Collection: Islamic panel of Othman bin Afan (God Bless him), the fourth Muslim ruler after Prophet Mohammad
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Language Collection: Ataturk Starts Reforms
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Language Collection: Lion & Unicorn Pavilion
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Language Collection: Esperanto / Zamenhof
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Language Collection: Europe, Ireland, Galway City. Close-up of sign on exterior of The Dew Drop Inn. Credit as
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Language Collection: Sea kayak rentals at Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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Language Collection: Greek-Latin Dictionary
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Language Collection: Epee Teaching Deaf Mutes
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Language Collection: A Winchester Cartridge display board, with a comprehensive selection of metallic
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Language Collection: Norwich, LMS & L. N. E. R, c. 1940 (lithograph in colours)
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Language Collection: Cherokee Alphabet, developed in 1821 (print)
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Language Collection: The Judgment Scene - Anis heart being weighed in the balance (colour litho)
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Language Collection: Leo Belgicus, showing the Low Countries in the shape of a lion
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Language Collection: Advertising poster for the aperitif Diablerets (colour lithograph)
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Language Collection: The Lords Prayer in ten different languages
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Language Collection: Wall paintings in the Tomb of Tutankhamun, Valley of the Kings, Luxor, Egypt
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Language Collection: Christmas Greetings card with a Golfing Pun theme
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Language Collection: WWI Poster, Enlist Today (Welsh version)
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Language Collection: Dead Sea scroll fragment, 1st century AD C014 / 2074
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Language Collection: Storytelling to children on the beach during the summer


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Language is a powerful tool that connects people across time and space, transcending borders and cultures, and is through language that we express our thoughts, emotions, and ideas. In the heart of London, England lies the British Museum, home to one of history's most iconic artifacts - The Rosetta Stone. This ancient relic unlocked the secrets of Egyptian hieroglyphs, allowing us to understand an ancient civilization's language. As we wander through this museum adorned with flags of the Royal Navy, we are reminded of how language played a crucial role in shaping empires and forging alliances throughout Europe. A vibrant Southern Railway poster from 1939 catches our eye as it advertises Ramsgate in all its glory; a testament to how language was used to entice travelers to explore new destinations. Intriguing illustrations showcasing sign language hand signals representing letters remind us that communication takes various forms beyond spoken words. Esperanto at a glance introduces us to an invented universal language aimed at fostering understanding among diverse cultures. Moving away from linguistic symbols, a captivating Southern Railway advertising poster displays the picturesque Weald of Kent; reminding us that even landscapes can speak their own unique dialects. The Language of Flowers reveals yet another fascinating aspect where nature communicates with its delicate blooms symbolizing love or friendship. Meanwhile, exploring the development of the English alphabet illuminates how written languages evolve over time. A sepia photograph captures Sigmund Freud's intense gaze as he reminds us that body it also conveys meaning beyond verbal expression. In Birstall, West Yorkshire stands a statue honoring Joseph Priestly who made significant contributions to linguistics; his legacy forever etched into history. Delving deeper into European heritage brings forth Ramon Llull's Breviculum Codex miniature - an exquisite example illustrating medieval manuscripts' intricate beauty while preserving knowledge for future generations.