Magellan's Ship Victoria

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Mark Cartwright
by Ortelius
published on 14 June 2021
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An illustration showing Victoria, one of the five ships which made up the fleet commanded by the Portuguese navigator Ferdinand Magellan (c. 1480-1521) whose expedition was the first to circumnavigate the globe in 1519-22. (Detail from a map of Ortelius)

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Ortelius. (2021, June 14). Magellan's Ship Victoria. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Ortelius. "Magellan's Ship Victoria." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 14, 2021.

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Ortelius. "Magellan's Ship Victoria." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 14 Jun 2021. Web. 13 Jul 2024.