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Early to mid-eighteenth-century trash pit
Date Range: Early to mid-eighteenth-century
Size: 32 mm diameter
Wine bottle seal with merchant type motif. Numeral 4 on top line of text, linked by upright to XX on the third line of text. Between the 4 and the XX is a line of text consisting of a ligatured backwards B joined to an R. All text is surrounded by a circle border.
Initials stand for Richard Bennett III, planter, merchant and lawyer who occupied the property between 1700 and 1749.