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Millstone.

Object Number: 
1951.41
Date: 
1650-1750
Medium: 
Stone, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 36 x 12 in. ( 91.4 x 30.5 cm )
Description: 
Circular stone millstone with hole at center with iron piece across it.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this millstone, along with five others, was unearthed near Catherine and Madison Streets on the course of an old mill stream. The Alfred E. Smith Housing Project was built at 174 South Street, near where Smith was born.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Alfred E. Smith Housing Project
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group