Double Ewe © wood engraving (ed. 40) image: 2 x 2 in. $50.00 (go to "Hi There" for purchase information)
Ever wonder why this letter of the alphabet isn't called a double vee? At one time in history the sound of W was represented as UU. Many Germanic languages pronounce the W as a V. Later (and this has nothing to do with W) the letter V was often used to represent a U. Confusing? It's complicated.

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