It was constructed in the center of the city of New York and served as the location of the final battle of the rebellion. The Pyramid suffered notable structural damage, due in no small part to the duel between King Washington and Ratonhnhaké:ton.
- A pyramid with a missing top is frequently associated with Illuminati symbolism. Freemasonry, which Washington practiced, is commonly considered to be connected with Illuminism.
- Within the structure, several symbols of an eye inside a pyramid were present, further referencing the connection.
- Alternatively, pyramids with flat tops are sometimes referred to as "mastabas" or "ziggurats".
- Such pyramid is also present on the US dollar bill, and is described as the pyramid unfinished.