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Discovering America

Discovering America

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Depicting characters who were involved in the first voyage in 1492, and some of the native Americans Columbus and his successors were to meet. Representing the European side: Columbus is the king, Isabella of Castile the queen. Amerigo Vespucci and Fray Diega de Deza are the bishops. Martin Alonso Pinzon and Vincente Danez Pinzon of Palos are the two knights with the Santa Maria as the rooks and Spanish seamen are the pawns. On the American side: Emperor Montezuma II of the Aztecs is the king and Inca Sun Virgin the queen. For the bishops there is a Mayan Priest and an Aztec High Priest. The knights are represented by an Inca warrior and a chief from the Southeastern Indians. The rooks are the Temple of Kukulcan at Chichen Itza and the pawns are Carib Indians.
Board not included.