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Title: Manure sack seals
Item Name: Transport


Four lead bag seals relating to James Gibbs & Company's Peruvian guano import trade, which was based in London. Anthony Gibbs & Sons operated between 1842 and 1861, importing hundreds of thousands of tons of guano at a considerable profit. Part of metal detecting collection belonging to the late Terry Britten.

Year: 1842-1861
Culture: Modern
Materials: lead
Measurements: Diam:1.4-1.9cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 2008.66.87

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