Bottle fragment

Bottle fragment
Title
Bottle fragment
Date 
1760-1783
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 x 1 in. ( 5.1 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Colorless neck and shoulder; green tint.
Object Number 
INV.5924.642
Marks 
handwritten: "Prescott Ave./North Hut"
Gallery Label 
This fragment was excavated by Reginald P. Bolton and others at a military camp on the Colonial Dyckman farm, at 204th Street between Seaman and Payson Avenues in Washington Heights, Manhattan. Built after the surrender of Fort Washington by American forces on November 16, 1776, the camp was occupied by British and Hessian troops until evacuation in 1783.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group