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Portrait length color image of Pope Alexander VI 1496 aka. a .k.a. Rodrigo Borgia, by George Stuart.
Text: Signature image of Pope Alexander VI 1496 aka. a .k.a. Rodrigo Borgia, by George Stuart.

The Pope divides the “New World”

No sooner had Columbus made his “discovery” of the New World than the Portuguese began making landings on the east coast of the southern continent, and the battle over ownership began. For a detailed description of his papal vestments and regalia, please see our blog.

Full length color image of Pope Alexander VI 1496 aka. a .k.a. Rodrigo Borgia, by George Stuart.

Left close up color image of Pope Alexander VI 1496 aka. a .k.a. Rodrigo Borgia, by George Stuart.

Right closup color image of Pope Alexander VI 1496 aka. a .k.a. Rodrigo Borgia, by George Stuart.

Portrait by artist-historian George Stuart.
Courtesy George S. Stuart.

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