|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New York > Oyster Shells|
|Locality:||midden probably from the Black Horse Tavern, Manhattan Island, near McGowan's Pass, New York City, New York County, New York|
|Description:||Many large oyster shells, fragments of clam shells, an eastern mud whelk from an ancient midden (household dump site) probably dating to the early 1800s before Central Park was created. collected in 2014 from exposure near 105th Street|
|Overall Size:||1-8 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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