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Art Historians Discover Numbers, Letters In Mona Lisa's Eyes

HUFFINGTPOST.COM - Leonardo Da Vinci's most famous work of art, the Mona Lisa, has been pored over by everyone from tourists to art historians, from amateurs to experts, for many years. Yet no one saw what Luigi Borgia, a member of the National Committee for Cultural Heritage in Italy, found in an old dusty book on the painting - a sequence of numbers and letters hidden within those famously enigmatic eyes. Does anyone else feel another Da Vinci Code sequel coming? In one eye, the historians found LV (likely for the painter's initials) and in the other, they're still determining whether the figures are C and E, B and S, the number 72, or L2.

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