Bone fragment found in Battery Park

Object Number: 
INV.7875.52
Date: 
1820-1870
Medium: 
Bone
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 3/4 x 7/16 in. ( 8.3 x 1.9 x 1.1 cm )
Description: 
Bone fragment found in Battery Park
Gallery Label: 
This fragment was found by New-York Historical Society staff members in Battery Park during the excavations for the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel from 1948 through 1950.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group