Caltrops (2) from Braddock's Defeat (Battle of Monongahela)

Unknown American, American

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about 1755

Iron

Overall: 1 9/16 in. (4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Reverend David McClure, Class of 1773H

13.159.17344

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Armament: Accessory

Classification

American History

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Reverend David McClure (1748-1820), on the field of the Battle of Monongahela, Pennsylvania, 1772; given to present collection, about 1773.

Old Number

Red No. 13.1149

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