Hail, Columbia!

2 responses to “Hail, Columbia!

  1. Very nice, I was just wondering what the symbolism of the sock hat on a stick is?? I haven’t done any research and that struck me as something I’d like to know.

    • That’s a “Liberty Cap,” or Phrygian cap. It was originally worn by freed Roman slaves and because associated with Goddesses such as Marianne in France and Columbia in America.

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