Overall: 1/4 x 28 x 8 in. ( 0.6 x 71.1 x 20.3 cm )
Wooden shingle made from long, thin board.
Gift of Mrs. Andrew H. Suydam
typed: on paper label affixed to shingle: "A hand-split cedar shingle, which was placed on the roof of the HENDRICK I. LOTT homestead, in Flatlands, Kings County, N.Y., in 1800; and removed in March, 1926. (The house is now numbered 1940 E. 36th St., Broo
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