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Bottle fragment

Bottle fragment
Title
Bottle fragment
Date 
1760-1783
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 4.8 x 2.9 cm )
Description 
Colorless shoulder with neck.
Object Number 
INV.5802.44
Gallery Label 
According to an attached label, this fragment was excavated by Reginald P. Bolton and others at a Revolutionary War site in Washington Heights, Manhattan. The label did not identify the site.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group