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Bayonet socket

Object Number: 
INV.5945.2
Date: 
1760-1783
Medium: 
Iron
Description: 
Iron bayonet socket; cylindrical.
Gallery Label: 
This bayonet socket was found by Reginald P. Bolton and others on Fort Washington Avenue in Washington Heights, Manhattan.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Washington Headquarters Association, Daughters of the American Revolution, 1947
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group