HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY - Eastern Arctic.

Currency:CAD Category:Coins & Paper Money Start Price:300.00 CAD Estimated At:600.00 - 800.00 CAD
HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY - Eastern Arctic.
325.00CAD+ buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2017 Jun 01 @ 21:32UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Uniface tokens, incuse. Have initials HBC and denominations of 1, 5, 10, 25, 50 and 100. Dimensions are 44 sq, and round 20, 26, 32, 38 and 45mm. The tokens were issued in 1946 to familiarize the Eskimo with the decimal system. The 1 represented value of one white fox pelt, the standard of trade in the Arctic. Gingras 285, a, b, c, d., & e. 6 Pcs. EF/AU.

This is part of The Richard Cooper Collection.