Ceramic fragment lid

Object Number: 
1921.37i
Date: 
1775-1810
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 2 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Earthenware lid; pearlware with blue floral design and broken-off finial.
Gallery Label: 
This fragment was found inside the hull of a ship uncovered in 1920 during subway excavations at Broad and Front Streets in lower Manhattan.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Maurice Blumenthal
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group