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Fragments of delftware cup (2) excavated at a military hut near Fort Washington

Object Number: 
1947.527a-c
Date: 
1760-1783
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/8 x 3 in. ( 5.4 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Earthenware fragments of cup; delftware with light blue glaze; one rim, one body, and one base fragment; rim has flared lip.
Gallery Label: 
These bowl fragments were found by Reginald P. Bolton and others in a military hut near Fort Washington.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Washington Headquarters Association, Daughters of the American Revolution, 1947
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group