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Prima Columbi in India navigatio

In the presence of Isabella of Castille and Ferdinand of Aragon, Christopher Columbus departs from Palos on his first voyage to the New World in this scene set in a page of text from the famous deBry edition of Benzoni's History of the New World.
Item Number: GG2444
Cartographer: de Bry/Benzoni
Place & Date: Frankfurt / 1594
Size: 7 3/4" x 6 3/8" (image); 9" x 13 3/4" (page)
Condition: b&w; overall browning and some staining along upper edge of sheet; handwritten description of the scent (in Spanish) in lower margin
Price: $340.00