Part of L@kenhal app audio for Museum De Lakenhal exhibition 'Pilgrims to America - and the Limits of Freedom'.
7. So here we’ve really arrived in the colonised world. Everything that the Pilgrims are going to use and exploit, profit and trade, for example the beaver skin. It provided the fur from which the fashionable hats that were so popular in Europe at that time were made. In the picture of Hendrick van der Burgh you see one of these hats depicted.
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Image: Het bezoek van de visser - Hendrick van der Burgh - Museum De Lakenhal
Sound: Museum De Lakenhal - Sound engineer: Sebastiaan Pos - English voice: Diamanda