Columbus Gold Sword
Sword of Columbus Gold. Geographer and marine Wise intelligent, she conceived and matured colossal exploration project in western India, a project that offered various courts and European magnates and found tough opposition distrust of the company seas. He faced the most widespread beliefs of his time, holding his theory of the sphericity of the earth.
Aloneafter twenty years of multiple setbacks he got support in Spain of the Catholic Kings. They were granted three ships, the Pinta, the Nina and the Santa Maria, and August 3, 1492 set sail from Palos. On 12 October the same year touched American soil and landed on the island of Guanahani (San Salvador), and the discovery of America began.