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Columbus explaining his discovery to King Ferdinand and...

Columbus explaining his discovery to King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella / drawn by John Gilbert. Illustration shows Christopher Columbus pointing to a spot on a map while Queen Isabella and King Ferdi ... show more

Columbus explaining his discovery to King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella / drawn by John Gilbert.
1 print : wood engraving.
Illustration shows Christopher Columbus pointing to a spot on a map while Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand of Spain look on.
  • Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. XII, no. 596 (1868 May 30), cover.
  • Title from item.
  • Miscellaneous Items in High Demand
  • Columbus, Christopher.
  • Ferdinand--V,--King of Spain,--1452-1516.
  • Isabella--I,--Queen of Spain,--1451-1504.
  • Explorers--Italian--Western Hemisphere--1490-1500.
  • Discovery & exploration--Spainish--Western Hemisphere--1490-1500.
  • Periodical illustrations--1860-1870.
  • Wood engravings--1860-1870.

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