George Washington's Teeth Jeffrey Schwartz, a forensic anthropologist from the University of Pittsburgh, is trying to recreate what George Washington may have looked like when he was in his early 20s, using the dentures he wore later in life. Schwartz says most representations of Washington are not accurate, especially the one on the dollar bill.
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George Washington's Teeth

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Jeffrey Schwartz, a forensic anthropologist from the University of Pittsburgh, is trying to recreate what George Washington may have looked like when he was in his early 20s, using the dentures he wore later in life. Schwartz says most representations of Washington are not accurate, especially the one on the dollar bill.