Bullet extractors excavated at Sneeden's Landing

Bullet extractors excavated at Sneeden's Landing
Title
Bullet extractors excavated at Sneeden's Landing
Date 
1775-1783
Medium 
Iron
Dimensions 
largest: 3 1/8 x 1/4 in. ( 7.9 x 0.6 cm )
Description 
Iron bullet extractors.
Object Number 
INV.6227.86-87
Gallery Label 
These bullet extractors were excavated by the Field Exploration Committee at Sneeden's Landing, a blockhouse on the west side of the Hudson River in Rockland County, New York. Built in 1780 by a French officer, the blockhouse was garrisoned by Continental Army and French troops.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group