Icons are everywhere

What is the icon and where does it come from?

A painting of bison at the Cave of Altamira, Spain
Egyptian Hieroglyphs. Each pictorial symbols represent alphabet
Pictogram of Chinese characters
First commercial computer, Xerox Star and its User Interface

Icons are literally everywhere in our life

Volume down, and volume up!
My sketch of volume icons & digitized version
Hot, room temperature and cold water
My sketch & digitized version of water dispenser icons
Three arrows recycle icon. This one doesn’t even need a label to tell what it means
My sketch and digitized version of recycle icon






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