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Card 173: Rosetta Stone
Branch: Ekaterina
Type: Secret
Rarity: Common
Puzzle: Yes
Clue: Yes
Top Secret: No
Where To Get This Card: Card Pack 3


"When Napoleon Bonaparte invaded Egypt in 1798, he surprised people by bringing scientists as well as soldiers. His researchers made one of the most important finds in history--the Rosetta Stone, the key to reading Egyptian hieroglyphs. However, the Rosetta Stone didn't stay in French possession for long. The British seized it during a fight with Napoleon's troops, and the stone ended up in the British museum. Cahill insiders suspect the soldiers were looking for an ancient object that, according to Cahill legend, contained a secret message from Katherine Cahill. Was it the Rosetta Stone? Or is the story simply a Cahill myth? Collect all the cards in this combination to unlock a Clue."


Question: According to Cahill legend, the writing on the Rosetta stone has something to do with an Ekaterina Clue. Can you find the important word hidden in the text?

Answer: Silver.

Level: 1


This card, combined with Card 170: T.E. Lawrence, Card 171: Egyptian Desert, Card 172: British Museum, and Card 180: Napoleon Bonaparte, forms the clue Silver .