Creamware fragment lid

Object Number: 
1921.37m
Date: 
1770-1810
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Earthenware lid fragment; creamware with fluting, beading, and knob-shaped 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