Concrete Fragment, Recovered
Photo credit: 9/11 Memorial staff
Accession Number: C.2020.39.15
Dimensions: 2.75 in X 7.25 in X 6 in
Dimensions (Metric): 6.985 cm X 18.415 cm X 15.24 cm
Credit Line: Anonymous gift
Recovered concrete fragment with rough edges and chipping green paint.
Smaller pieces of steel and debris from the World Trade Center were retained by workers at the scrapyards, where the architectural rubble from Ground Zero was flagged for recycling instead of forensic analysis.