Fragment of wood from near spot where Burgoyne surrendered

Fragment of wood from near spot where Burgoyne surrendered
Title
Fragment of wood from near spot where Burgoyne surrendered
Date 
1780-1800
Medium 
Wood, paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 x 4 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 12.1 cm )
Description 
Cross section of tree or branch with paper label affixed to one side.
Object Number 
INV.819
Marks 
handwritten: on label: "Piece of the tree near/ the place where/ Burgoin [sic] surrendered"
Gallery Label 
According to a note affixed to the object, it came from a tree near the place where Burgoyne surrendered.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group