Sir Francis Drake by Gheeraerts

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Mark Cartwright
by Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger
published on 24 June 2020
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Sir Francis Drake by Gheeraerts

A c. 1591 CE portrait by Gheeraerts the Younger of the English mariner, privateer and explorer Sir Francis Drake (c. 1540-1596 CE). Drake's arms are shown in the top left corner and the globe is in reference to his circumnavigation of the world in 1577-80 CE.
(National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, England)

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Younger, M. G. T. (2020, June 24). Sir Francis Drake by Gheeraerts. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/12412/

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Younger, Marcus G. T. "Sir Francis Drake by Gheeraerts." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 24, 2020. https://www.ancient.eu/image/12412/.

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Younger, Marcus G. T. "Sir Francis Drake by Gheeraerts." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 24 Jun 2020. Web. 13 Aug 2020.

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