Iron object excavated at West Point

Object Number: 
INV.5925.356
Date: 
1790-1820
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 in. ( 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Iron object excavated at West Point; disk-shaped with serrated points on edge.
Gallery Label: 
This object was excavated by the Field Exploration Committee from a refuse dump near the nineteenth-century barracks at West Point, a series of forts and barracks in Orange County, New York built by the Continental Army in 1777.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group