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Bayonet fragment

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Title:
Bayonet fragment
Date: 
1760-1783
Medium: 
Iron
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 7/8 x 1 in. ( 7.3 x 2.5 cm )
Date End: 
1 783
Description: 
Iron bayonet fragment; elbow with socket.
Object Number: 
INV.6174.13
Gallery Label: 
This bayonet was excavated by the Field Exploration Committee at an American Revolutionary War campsite on the Cat Rock Road in Putnam County, NY (Hudson Highlands).
Date Begin: 
1760
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group