Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Symbolism and the $1 Bill

Novus Ordo Seclorum
Crack open your wallet, pull out everyone’s favorite portrait of George Washington, and be prepared to learn about some odd symbolism that probably seemed perfectly normal in the 18th century. Here are the explanations behind some of the more baffling parts of our nation’s smallest bills.


Via: Mental Floss

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