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500th Anniversary of the Arrival of Hernan Cortés in Mexico and the founding of the city of Veracruz - Set

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  • 25.04.2019
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  • 35 x 24.5 mm
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About 500th Anniversary of the Arrival of Hernan Cortés in Mexico and the founding of the city of Veracruz

On 14 March 1519, Hernán Cortés’ expedition reached the Grijalva River in the city of Potonchán in Tabasco. At first, the local Chontal Maya people did not allow them passage, but according to legend, they decided to back down when they saw Cortés on horseback and the technological superiority of the Spanish.

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