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Merchants from Holland and the Middle East trading.

A merchant is a businessperson who trades in commodities produced by others, in order to earn a profit. The status of the merchant has varied during different periods of history and amongst different societies. Merchants have often been the subject of works of art.


Merchant sections
Intro  Types of merchant  History  In art  In architecture  See also  References and sources  [[Merchant?section=External</a>_links|External</a> links]]  

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