Merchandise seals from the Rostock region

Wax, 16th century

The seals for merchandise and fabrics are serendipitous finds from the Rostock region. Designed like crests, the seals are attached to cloth and textile fabrics from the 18th century onward and are used to prove quality testing.

Text: S. St.

The exhibit refers to:

Mecklenburg until 1945

Look here for the original exhibit:

Kulturhistorisches Museum Rostock

Kulturhistorisches Museum Rostock

Kloster zum Heiligen Kreuz
Klosterhof 7
18055 Rostock

kulturhistorisches.museum@rostock.de

www.kulturhistorisches-museum-rostock.de