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Brick

Brick
Title
Brick
Date 
1750-1760
Medium 
Clay, plaster
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 x 3 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. ( 17.8 x 8.3 x 3.8 cm )
Description 
Brick with plaster fragments; yellow.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. Isabel F. Stapgood
Object Number 
1908.34
Gallery Label 
This brick was found at Fraunces Tavern, a Colonial tavern on Pearl and Whitehall Streets in lower Manhattan. General George Washington gave a farewell address to his officers in the Long Room of the tavern at the end of the Revolutionary War.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group