Commemorativa sulla casa del padre di Colombo
Memorial on the house of Columbus' father
ACQVISTAVA QVESTA CASA
..... NASSA 1940-XVIII.
(Domenico Colombo, father of Christopher Columbus, bought this house in 1474; last line not complete visible).
The Columbus family, as proved by the document of August 18-19th 1474, rented a house "in the Legino countryside of the Savona district, in the quarter of Valcada." The house, where the Columbus family lives for some time, stands in a high position, dominating the Vado anchorage.
(see also the other plaque in Savona).
Sources & Information
Locatie (N 44°18'39" - E 8°27'19")
Item Code: itli044;
Added: 1 May 2004
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