Creamware lid

Object Number: 
1921.37l
Date: 
1770-1810
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 2 1/4 in. ( 2.2 x 5.7 cm )
Description: 
Earthenware lid fragment; creamware with finial broken off.
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