Euro Bridges: An Uncommon Monument to the Common Currency
Few people are likely aware that the architectural features found on euro bank notes never actually existed. Worried about offending member nations, the European Monetary Institute commissioned designs for windows, gateways and bridges to fit in with the generic theme "Ages and Styles of Europe" ahead of their 2002 launch, in an attempt to avoid "national bias."
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