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Cannonball excavated at a Revolutionary War military site

Object Number: 
INV.6318.402
Date: 
1760-1783
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 in. ( 4.4 cm )
Description: 
Iron cannonball.
Gallery Label: 
This cannonball was excavated by Reginald Pelham Bolton and others at a military camp between 190th and 194th Streets and Audobon and Eleventh Avenues in Washington Heights, Manhattan.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Washington Headquarters Association, Daughters of the American Revolution, 1947
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group