Portuguese chronicler Gomes Eanes de Zurara, Portuguese explorer Pêro da Covilhã, Portuguese cartographer Jácome de Maiorca (Jehuda Cresques), Portuguese navigator Pêro Escobar, Portuguese mathematician Pedro Nunes (depicted with a globe), Portuguese navigator Gil Eanes (depicted with the astrolabe), Portuguese explorer Pêro de Alenquer (depicted in the background) and Portuguese explorer João Gonçalves Zarco (depicted from left to right) on the Monument of the Discoveries (Padrão dos Descobrimentos) designed by Portuguese sculptor Leopoldo de Almeida (1960) on the bank of the Tagus River in B

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Portuguese chronicler Gomes Eanes de Zurara, Portuguese explorer Pêro da Covilhã, Portuguese cartographer Jácome de Maiorca (Jehuda Cresques), Portuguese navigator Pêro Escobar, Portuguese mathematician Pedro Nunes (depicted with a globe), Portuguese navigator Gil Eanes (depicted with the astrolabe), Portuguese explorer Pêro de Alenquer (depicted in the background) and Portuguese explorer João Gonçalves Zarco (depicted from left to right) on the Monument of the Discoveries (Padrão dos Descobrimentos) designed by Portuguese sculptor Leopoldo de Almeida (1960) on the bank of the Tagus River in B
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Portuguese chronicler Gomes Eanes de Zurara, Portuguese explorer Pêro da Covilhã, Portuguese cartographer Jácome de Maiorca (Jehuda Cresques), Portuguese navigator Pêro Escobar, Portuguese mathematician Pedro Nunes (depicted with a globe), Portuguese navigator Gil Eanes (depicted with the astrolabe), Portuguese explorer Pêro de Alenquer (depicted in the background) and Portuguese explorer João Gonçalves Zarco (depicted from left to right) on the Monument of the Discoveries (Padrão dos Descobrimentos) designed by Portuguese sculptor Leopoldo de Almeida (1960) on the bank of the Tagus River in Belém district in Lisbon, Portugal.