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Ceramic fragment lid

Object Number: 
1921.37j
Date: 
1770-1810
Medium: 
Stoneware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/8 x 2 7/8 in. ( 3.5 x 7.3 cm )
Description: 
Stoneware lid; red-bodied with engine-turned lines and floral finial.
Gallery Label: 
This fragment was found inside the hull of a ship uncovered in 1920 during subway excavations at Broad and Front Streets in lower Manhattan.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Maurice Blumenthal
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group