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Cristóbal y Hernando Colón

Christopher and Hernando Columbus


1992

Puerto Limón /  Cristóbal y Hernando Colón

Description

Buste with an extra head (probably Hernando Colon, Christopher's son) at the bottom.

Inscription(s)

Metal plaque on the pedestal (I couldn't read the text very well, and I have very limited knowledge of Spanish, who ever can correct this text, please e-mai me. [vignette 500]
EL DOMINGO A - 25 SEPTIEMBRE - (1532)
FONDEAMOS EN LA PUEBLO LLAMADO CARIAY
QUE ERA LA MEJOR SENTE PAIS Y SITIO
QUE HASTA ALLI HABAMOS HALLADO
HERNANDO COLON

A CRISTOBAL COLON Y SU HIJO HERNANDO
DESCUBRADORES DE COSTA RICA
Banesta Aventura 92
?? - 10 -
signature?

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Locatie (N 9°59'33" - W 83°1'30")

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