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Title: Guano bag seal
Item Name: Agriculture and Subsistence

Description:

A lead guano (bird droppings) seal, the product being from South America and used for fertiliser in the late 19th century before the advent of modern synthetic fertilisers destroyed the trade. Partly legible lettering on one side – AMMON[IA] …….GUANO, PATEN[T].


Year: 1850-1900
Culture: Modern
Materials: lead
Measurements: Diam:1.7cm
ID_Number: ERYMS (BAG) : 2024.3.5

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