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Iron object excavated at a British Revolutionary War camp

Object Number: 
INV.5924.531
Date: 
1760-1783
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 5/8 x 1 3/4 in. ( 14.3 x 4.4 cm )
Description: 
Iron object excavated at the British military camp on the Dyckman farm in Washington Heights, Manhattan; iron collar with arm extending from it.
Gallery Label: 
This object was excavated by the Field Exploration Committee at the British camp on the Dyckman farm, between Seaman and Payson Avenues and 204th Street, in Washington Heights.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group