Picture of the New $100 Bill
The new 100 dollar bill shows phrases from the Declaration of Independence and the quill the Founding Fathers used to sign. Here is a picture of the new 100 dollar bill from the front:
The back of the new 100 dollar bill has a new enlarged vignette of Independence Hall. It shows the back instead of the front of the building. Here is an image of the new 100 dollar bill from the back:
New $100 Bill
The U.S. Department of the Treasury has an educational website which includes all kinds of information, more than I ever needed to know, about our money and the new 100 dollar bill.
Did you know the $100 bill is the most widely circulated? I sure didn’t!
Of course, the new 100 dollar bill has a few new security features to prevent counterfeiting. They include:
- New: The Blue 3-D Security Ribbon on the front of the new $100 bill contains images of bells and 100s that move and change from one to the other as you tilt the note.
- New: The Bell in the Inkwell changes color from copper to green when the note is tilted, an effect that makes it seem to appear and disappear within the copper inkwell.
- Portrait watermark of Benjamin Franklin
- Security thread
- Color-shifting numeral 100