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71st meeting of the Sudeten German Landsmannschaft in Munich

First part of the exhibition at the Sudeten German museum: Europa regina, Latin for Queen Europe, is the map-like depiction of the European continent as a queen. Made popular in the 1500s, the map shows Europe standing upright, with Hispania forming her crowned head, and Bohemia her heart.

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First part of the exhibition at the Sudeten German museum: Europa regina, Latin for Queen Europe, is the map-like depiction of the European continent as a queen. Made popular in the 1500s, the map shows Europe standing upright, with Hispania forming her crowned head, and Bohemia her heart.