Columbus' accounts being thrown overboard so that Europe may find the records

Accounts

Columbus' accounts being thrown overboard so that Europe may find the records

Columbus reading Polo's book

Columbus

Columbus reading Polo's book

Columbus in chains during his exploration

Columbus

Columbus in chains during his exploration

A portion of an illustration from the book "The Travels of Marco Polo" published in the 13th century. He is portrayed at 17 years old. The image shows the portrait of Marco Polo, but leaves out the decorative background. Marco Polo is wearing a sleeveless tunic with a floral-patterned, long-sleeved undershirt. He is also wearing pointed shoes and a can-shaped hat.

Marco Polo Portrait, a Portion of an Illustration from His Book

A portion of an illustration from the book "The Travels of Marco Polo" published in the 13th century.…

A Christian merchant who introduced Europeans to Central Asia and China.

Marco Polo

A Christian merchant who introduced Europeans to Central Asia and China.

An explorer or Eastern countries

Marco Polo

An explorer or Eastern countries