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Ceramic fragment lid

Object Number: 
1921.37o
Date: 
1770-1810
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 3 1/8 in. ( 2.2 x 7.9 cm )
Description: 
Earthenware lid; creamware with broken finial.
Gallery Label: 
This lid 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