Stoneware fragment

Stoneware fragment
Title
Stoneware fragment
Date 
1740-1783
Medium 
Stoneware
Dimensions 
Overall: 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. ( 1.9 x 4.4 cm )
Description 
Stoneware fragment; red-bodied base.
Object Number 
INV.5924.686
Gallery Label 
This fragment was excavated by Reginald P. Bolton and others at a military camp on the Colonial Dyckman farm, at 204th Street between Seaman and Payson Avenues in Washington Heights, Manhattan. Built after the American surrender of Fort Washington on November 16, 1776, the camp was occupied by British and Hessian troops until evacuation in 1783.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group