Neatorama Posts Tagged "currency"
This 3-Cent Bill Is Legal Tender in the United States...

(Photo: US Post Office)In a fascinating article at...  ...ls-Arkell tells us about United States fractional currency . During the American Civil War, the Trent Affair...  ...ar scare resulted in popular hoarding of metallic currency .It was necessary to print out money in a hurry, s...  ...e chaos, the United St...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/05/14/This-3-Cent-Bill-Is-Legal-Tender-in-the-United-States/
Donovan Clark's Amazing 3D Money Art...

A chestburster from AlienWhat makes Donovan Clark's alternations of money so impressive is that they appear to leap off the paper. After he works on a one dollar bill, George Washington is ready to burst out of your ches...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/01/02/Donovan-Clarks-Amazing-3D-Money-Art/
Philadelphia Literally Burns Cash for Electricity...

(Photo: Ervins Strauhmanis)What's keeping the juic...  ...years. In 2009 just 30 percent of discarded paper currency in the U.S. was recycled. Today roughly 94 percen...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/12/27/Philadelphia-Literally-Burns-Cash-for-Electricity/
Fifty+ Examples of Beautiful Currency

Fiji - Fiive DollarsThere's nothing like having a...  ...a little flashier. See more examples of beautiful currency from around the world here. Qatar - Qatar Riyal C...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/10/21/Fifty-Examples-of-Beautiful-Currency/
World Map Made of Coins...

Back in 2009, Swedish graphic designer Perniclas Bedow created an award-winning map of the world using coins from various countries. The map contains about 3,000 coins of varying currencies. See if your country's coins a...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/04/03/World-Map-Made-of-Coins/
Real Santa Claus Banknotes...

(Images: Heritage Auctions)For much of American hi...  ...)For much of American history, banks issued paper currency that customers could redeem for gold. This is why...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/11/28/Real-Santa-Claus-Banknotes/
Jane Austen Banknote...

After an outcry of protest that the bankno...  ...tcry of protest that the banknotes of the British currency are mostly filled with faces of men, the Bank of...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/07/24/Jane-Austen-Banknote/
10 Lesser-Known U.S. Coins...

In the history of the United States, plenty of coi...  ...never done. Though francs were a popular reserve currency at the time, the average citizen didn’t hav...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/08/10-Lesser-Known-US-Coins/
Unusual and Fascinating Coins and Currency

In a continuing series on coins and currency , Dark Roasted Blend has a roundup of weird design...  ...ot recognized as a country, but it issues its own currency anyway. The former Yugoslavia has such inflation...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/10/25/Unusual-and-Fascinating-Coins-and-Currency/
Penny Paintings...

Jacqueline Lou Skaggs made twelve tiny oil paintings not on canvas or wood, but pennies. This one, "Field of Sleeping Peasants," is an homage to Pablo Picasso. You can view the rest at the link.Link -via Kottke...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Penny-Paintings/




NeatoShop Products Tagged "currency"
search took 0.018 seconds