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Pineapples are native to South America, and they found their way to Europe with the explorations of Christopher Columbus. Upon his first taste, King Ferdinand of Spain said that the flavour exceeded all other fruits and they were grown by such luminaries as Alexander Pope and George Washington. The modern pineapple is a naturally beautiful object; the eyes on a pineapple shell contain one of the most perfect examples of divine proportion in nature. Fran Beauman presents the King Of Fruits as her offering to the Museum of Curiosity. Photo © BBC. Next Image
Pineapples are native to South America, and they found their way to Europe with the explorations of Christopher Columbus. Upon his first taste, King Ferdinand of Spain said that the flavour exceeded all other fruits and they were grown by such luminaries as Alexander Pope and George Washington. The modern pineapple is a naturally beautiful object; the eyes on a pineapple shell contain one of the most perfect examples of divine proportion in nature. Fran Beauman presents the King Of Fruits as her offering to the Museum of Curiosity. Photo © BBC.
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