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Overall: 6 x 4 x 1 1/2 in. ( 15.2 x 10.2 x 3.8 cm )
Iron artillery shell fragment found near the British and Hessian camp on Laurel Hill at Fort George, along Audubon and Eleventh Avenues and between 190th and 194th Streets in Washington Heights, Manhattan.
This shell fragment was found in the garden of R.H. Bowne, Esq., near the British and Hessian camp on Laurel Hill at Fort George, in Washington Heights.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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