Letters Patent of Charles I granting to the Governor and Company of Merchants of London, trading into the East-Indies, the power to ship bullion : Charter 1628
- Marlborough, Wiltshire : Adam Matthew Digital, 2017.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource
- Additional Creators:
- Adam Matthew Digital (Firm)
- IOR/A/1: Charters of the East India Company with related documents: the 'parchment records' (1600-1947). These consist of legal and other formal documents relating mainly to the rights and privileges of the East India Company (1600-1858). Many are records of key evidential value, being proof of the rights and privileges accorded to the Company by the monarch or by his or her ministers.;Dated '2 Charles I'. Since English goods were not in demand in the Spice Islands the Company used bullion to buy cottons and silks in Persia and India. These goods were then shipped to the Spice Islands, where they were traded for the spices needed for the home market. and AMDigital Reference: IOR/A/1/10.
- Original Version:
- Reproduction of: Letters Patent of Charles I granting to the Governor and Company of Merchants of London, trading into the East-Indies, the power to ship bullion 18 Feb 1628.
- Location of Originals:
- The British Library
- Copyright Note:
- The British Library Board
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