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Monument to the Discoveries

A black man and a white woman hug at the foot of the Padrão dos Descobrimentos, the Monument to the Discoveries. Built in 1960 in honor of Prince Henry the Navigator and the Portuguese explorers of the fifteenth and sixteenth century, these ones were often at the origin of the Portuguese colonialism.

TAGS: Lisbon, Portugal, Sculpture

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© Vincent H. Turgeon.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2016
Total Views: 14
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2018, 5:38 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 6D
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/3200
Aperture: f2
ISO: ISO100
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