US returns stolen Christopher Columbus letter to Vatican

A stolen letter from Christopher Columbus has been returned to the Vatican.

The letter, worth US 1.2 million, was stolen and a forgery put in its place.

“We do not know exactly when the substitution took place. We will probably never know who the forger was,” Archbishop Jean-Louis Brugues says.

Bruges is the Vatican’s chief archivist and librarian. Read more

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