Grapeshot (2) excavated at Revolutionary War sites

Object Number: 
INV.6075.187-188
Date: 
1760-1783
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
largest: 1 in. ( 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Iron grapeshot excavated at various Revolutionary War sites in Washington Heights.
Gallery Label: 
This grapeshot was excavated by the Field Exploration Committee at various sites in Washington Heights. It was stored as part of the Reginald Pelham Bolton Collection of Revolutionary War Relics in the Jumel Mansion, at 160th Street and Edgecomb Avenue.
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