A gallery of urban hieroglyphics and other symbol- and text-based curiosities for the pleasure of the erudite viewer-reader.

17th July 2014

Photo reblogged from Sam Winchester & the Demon Blood Sausage Dog with 8,699 notes

16th July 2014

Photo reblogged from The Art of Google Books with 39 notes

theartofgooglebooks:

Ominous library stamp.
From the front matter of Miscellaneous Reflections Occasion’d by the Comet which Appear’d in December 1680 by Pierre Bayle (1708). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized November 2, 2005.

theartofgooglebooks:

Ominous library stamp.

From the front matter of Miscellaneous Reflections Occasion’d by the Comet which Appear’d in December 1680 by Pierre Bayle (1708). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized November 2, 2005.

Tagged: arturban hieroglyphics

16th July 2014

Photo with 1 note

Bristol, City centre.

Bristol, City centre.

Tagged: urban hieroglyphicsgraffiti

11th July 2014

Photo with 1 note

Bristol, Clifton.

Bristol, Clifton.

Tagged: urban hieroglyphicsgraffiti

10th July 2014

Photo with 1 note

Bristol, not New York.

Bristol, not New York.

Tagged: urban hieroglyphicsgraffiti

10th July 2014

Photo with 1 note

Pretty sure that says ‘Cthulhu was here’
Or ‘iä iä Cthulhu fhtagn’ 

One or The Other

Pretty sure that says ‘Cthulhu was here’
Or ‘iä iä Cthulhu fhtagn’

One or The Other

Tagged: urban hieroglyphicsCthulhugraffiti

4th July 2014

Photo with 1 note

See no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil, maybe just don’t have a head at all. 

Appeared on a cemetery wall in Frampton Cotterell.

See no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil, maybe just don’t have a head at all.

Appeared on a cemetery wall in Frampton Cotterell.

Tagged: don't blinkthe angelssee no evilhear no evilspeak no evil

30th June 2014

Photo with 2 notes

Esoteric.

Esoteric.

Tagged: grafittiBristolClifton

29th June 2014

Photo with 19 notes

Easton, Bristol.

Easton, Bristol.

Tagged: grafittiBristol

28th June 2014

Photo with 1 note

The rules. On the back of a sign, Bristol, Eastville.

The rules. On the back of a sign, Bristol, Eastville.

Tagged: graffitisignsbristol