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Fragments of shears (5) excavated at a Colonial house

Object Number: 
INV.6055.3-7
Date: 
1740-1780
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
largest: 5 1/4 x 7/8 in. ( 13.3 x 2.2 cm )
Description: 
Iron fragments of shears; two circular grips, two blades with one grip, and a pair of crossed blades.
Gallery Label: 
These shears were excavated by Reginald P. Bolton and others at the Colonial Nagel house.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group