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Lettering by Mister Doodle

Lettering by Mister Doodle

Digital art selected for the Daily Inspiration #1964

Digital art selected for the Daily Inspiration #1964

Digital art selected for the Daily Inspiration #2005

Digital art selected for the Daily Inspiration #2005

A 19th Century Lithographer Transforms the Alphabet into a Series of Sweeping Landscapes

A 19th Century Lithographer Transforms the Alphabet into a Series of Sweeping Landscapes

Soheil Danesh

Soheil Danesh

1880s, Ellinger Illés reverse/verzó | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

1880s, Ellinger Illés reverse/verzó | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Bakker's Bier

Bakker's Bier

Runes-letters modified from Phoenician alphabet. Runic was often written without spaces between words  where 2 of the same letter sat beside each other only one would be used. It was written both from left to right  right to left. It was mainly used to label items with the owner's name  was considered magical as most people were illiterate  did not understand the concept of symbols representing sounds. This also led to their use in fortune telling.

Runes-letters modified from Phoenician alphabet. Runic was often written without spaces between words where 2 of the same letter sat beside each other only one would be used. It was written both from left to right right to left. It was mainly used to label items with the owner's name was considered magical as most people were illiterate did not understand the concept of symbols representing sounds. This also led to their use in fortune telling.

Lewis Chessman, British Museum    Probably made in Norway, about AD 1150-1200  Found on the Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, Scotland

Lewis Chessman, British Museum Probably made in Norway, about AD 1150-1200 Found on the Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, Scotland

VIKING TUB!

VIKING TUB!