Framed set of objects (38) excavated at Sneeden's Landing
Iron, pewter, lead, copper, flint, brass, leather
largest: 7 1/4 x 5/8 in. ( 18.4 x 1.6 cm )
Iron nails and spikes, one iron grapeshot and twelve lead bullets; a rifle flint and cannon flint; a large pewter spoon bowl; one large and two small iron knife blades; a two-tined iron fork with a twisted shaft and looped handle; a flat lead strip; a brass bayonet scabbard hook with a small piece of leather attached; a shoe buckle with an arched, circular iron frame with beaded design and brass chape and tongue; three copper British coins with a profile bust of King George on front (English half-pence); on back of one coin is a crown atop a harp.
stamped: (64-5), front of coin: "GEORGIVS.....REX"
stamped: (66), front of coin: "GEORGIVS.....REX"; back: "HIBERNIA" (design of crown atop Irish harp)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.