A rebus puzzle, consisting of images of objects (drawings in combination with other compositions and alphabetic characters),
congruent with the words, parts of words or phrase. The word "rebus" comes from the Latin res
(thing) and denotes representation of names, words and phrases by a images, figures,
composition of letters, etc. This word came from the Latin phrase "Non verbis sed rebus",
which means "Without words, but with the help of things".
Rebus Number One
Welcome to the new Rebus project:
The History of Rebus
Several hundred puzzles masters XVII - XIX centuries are kept in the Museum of London. For example, dates back to the year 1639 the work of the Florentine engraver and artist Stefano della Bella (Stefano della Bella), made in the form of an oval cartouche titled " Rebus luck ."