Ceramic fragment lid
Overall: 1 x 2 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 6.4 cm )
Earthenware lid; pearlware with blue floral design and broken-off finial.
This fragment was found inside the hull of a ship uncovered in 1920 during subway excavations at Broad and Front Streets in lower Manhattan.
Gift of Maurice Blumenthal
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.