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Agiant brass plate strikes an imposing presence in the lobby of South Korea's embassy in Canada. Engraved on it are the 24 consonants and vowels of the Korean Hangul alphabet, a relatively modern invention that was commissioned in the 15th century by then-ruler Sejong the Great.

Avinash Gavai
Published: Wednesday, 10/19/2011 12:00 am EDT

A giant brass plate strikes an imposing presence in the lobby of South Korea's embassy in Canada. Engraved on it are the 24 consonants and vowels of the Korean Hangul alphabet, a relatively modern invention that was commissioned in the 15th century by then-ruler Sejong the Great.

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