Barshot: 24lbs.

Barshot: 24lbs.
Title
Barshot: 24lbs.
Date 
1760-1783
Medium 
Iron
Dimensions 
Overall: 16 x 5 in. ( 40.6 x 12.7 cm )
Description 
Iron bar shot; two half-circles connected by cylindrical bar.
Credit Line 
Gift of Reginald Pelham Bolton
Object Number 
1920.117
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this bar shot was found during an excavation at Whitehall and State Streets in lower Manhattan, and was preserved by the Parks Department until its presentation by Reginald P. Bolton.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group