Columbus letter on discovery of America

by Stefania Bufano

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The letter […] was produced in 1493 and is considered of enormous historical importance.
The Columbus letter, which was stolen from Florence’s Riccardiana library, was found in the United States Library of Congress in Washington D.C. […] The United States agreed to return the letter after the Carabinieri art police told them its origins.

 

Columbus letter on discovery of America recovered

 

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