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A Hudson's Bay Company trading token.

A Hudson's Bay Company trading token.
A Hudson's Bay Company trading token.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: E4978-1
Description: The Hudson's Bay Company was formed in 1670 for the North American fur trade. It was to prove valuable to the commerce of London and it played an important role in the extension of the British Empire through the exploration and settlement of Canada.
Creator: Unknown
Date: Unknown
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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