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

22nd August 2014

Photoset reblogged from MYTHOLOGER with 33 notes

greek-museums:

Archaeological Site of Sounio/ Sanctuary of Poseidon:

This partridge is not the only one who took a stroll on history. Inscribed on the soft poros stones are the names of thousands of visitors of the 19th century. Plenty philhellenes sought to make it to history on the resilient immortality of these ancient stones. The Greek admirers of antiquity followed suit.

Tagged: urban hieroglyphicsgraffiti

Source: greek-museums

19th August 2014

Photo reblogged from with 441,680 notes

Tagged: urban hieroglyphics

Source: redsuspenders

11th August 2014

Photo reblogged from Inanities of a Latinist with 817 notes

bookavore:

very interesting combinations

bookavore:

very interesting combinations

Source: bookavore

11th August 2014

Photoset reblogged from Fuck titles with 636 notes

stonecldfox:

azargrl:

A series of sea creature drawings I did in an old book over the course of a few short days.

This rules

Tagged: art

Source: azargrl

8th August 2014

Photo reblogged from Lo Bello Stilo with 13,058 notes

crydaisy:

This makes me very sad

crydaisy:

This makes me very sad

Tagged: urban hieroglyphicsgrafitti

Source: wombi

31st July 2014

Photo reblogged from A monument more everlasting than chips with 77,108 notes

Tagged: urban hieroglyphics

Source: pseudofailure

30th July 2014

Photo with 1 note

Tagged: urban hieroglyphicstatton parkEngland

30th July 2014

Photoset reblogged from o tempora! o mores! with 6 notes

aflashofsilver:

victoria univeristy bathrooms, everbody

Tagged: urban hieroglyphics

Source: aflashofsilver

29th July 2014

Photo with 1 note

Wtf, Scotland?

Stop tea bagging the toilets!

Wtf, Scotland?

Stop tea bagging the toilets!

Tagged: Scotlandurban hieroglyphics

29th July 2014

Photo with 1 note

Tagged: urban hieroglyphicsGlasgowglasgow2014