Gunflints (27) excavated at the site of a British Revolutionary War fort and cam

Object Number: 
INV.5815.1-27
Date: 
1775-1783
Medium: 
Flint
Dimensions: 
largest flint: 1 1/2 x 1 x 2/8 in.
Description: 
Gun flints excavated by the Field Exploration Committee at the site of a British Revolutionary War fort and campsite at Richmond, Staten Island; one of the gunflints is sheathed in lead
Gallery Label: 
These gunflints were excavated by the Field Exploration Committee at the site of the British Revolutionary War fort at Richmond, Staten Island.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group