Ceramic fragments (31) found in Battery Park

Object Number: 
INV.7875.1-29
Date: 
1820-1870
Medium: 
Ceramic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 3 x 1 in. ( 15.2 x 7.6 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: (1a), on body: "VITREOUS STONE/WARRANTED NOT.../J.BO.../PATE.../GODN.../NE../ stamped: (13), on base: "...FELLOW/IRONSTONE CHINA" printed: (28), on base: "IRONSTONE CHI.../J. HEATH"
Description: 
Ceramic fragments found in Battery Park; ceramic types include salt-glazed stonewares, transfer-printed whitewares, blue shell-edged earthenwares (pearlwares), and Rockingham ware.
Gallery Label: 
These fragments were 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