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  • Breast Belt Emblem “Animas Lion’s Head” 

    Hinojosa, Manuel (2010-12-21)
    A sculptured lion’s head that has a pinched nose with a drilled hole.A large loop is is attached to the nose.Two fasteners on reverse side.A similar plate was reported found at Sierra Gordo, Veracruz, Mexico.
  • Breast Belt Emblem “Jarral Lion’s head” 

    Hinojosa, Manuel (2010-12-21)
    Sculptured lion’s head with two fasteners on reverse side.
  • Breast Belt Emblem “Jarral Lion’s head” 2 

    Hinojosa, Manuel (2010-12-21)
    Sculptured lion’s head with two fasteners on reverse side.
  • “Breast Belt Emblem" 

    Hinojosa, Manuel (2010-12-21)
    A round disc plate featuring a Lion’s head, bordered with two concentric circles. A hole was drilled at the nose in order to fasten a chain that that would connect to a cavalry shield set below on the breast belt. The ...
  • Breast Belt Emblem. “Mesillas Lion’s head” 

    Hinojosa, Manuel (2010-12-21)
    Lion’s head has a pinched nose with a hole for a chain that would connect to a cavalry shield set below on the breast belt. Reverse side has two fasteners for leather belt. Another example was reported found at a Palo Alto, Texas
  • Breast Plate 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-03)
    Breast Plate with damage insignia
  • Breast Plates 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-03)
    These breastplates, with corresponding buttons, from 5th, 10th and 11th Infantry Regiments show the great diversity in accountrements worn by different groups in the Mexican Army. The 11th Regiment plate even identifies ...
  • Breast Plates 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-03)
    This breast plate appears to have been blown outwards possibly from a bullet.
  • briquit sword piece 

    Manuel, Hinojosa (2011-05-16)
    briquit sword piece
  • Broken Briquit sword handle 

    Hinojosa, Manuel (2011-05-03)
    Broken Briquit sword handle
  • Brown bess long piece 

    Hinojosa, Manuel (2011-05-13)
    Brown bess long piece
  • Brown bess broken piece 

    Hinojosa, Manuel (2011-05-13)
    Brown bess broken piece
  • Brown bess piece 

    Hinojosa, Manuel (2011-05-13)
    Brown bess piece
  • Brown bess short piece 

    Hinojosa, Manuel (2011-05-13)
    Brown bess short piece
  • Brush brass container 

    Hinojosa, Manuel (2011-04-29)
    Brush brass container without brush
  • “Buena Vista Spouting Bomb” 

    Hinojosa, Manuel (2010-12-21)
    Exploding bomb insignia having a water spouting looking flame; two fastening prongs with holes on reverse side; this object identifying a member of a company of grenadiers in an infantry battalion, was probably worn on a ...
  • Bullet worm 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-03)
    A bullet worm was used to extract stuck bullets from a barrel o a firearm.
  • Bullets 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-10-28)
    Three of the small "bucks" were wrapped with one large ball into paper cartridge containing gunpowder. The cartridge was rammed down the barrel of the muzzel loaders used by both sides of the U.S.-Mexican War
  • Businesses Registering with the city of Matamoros 

    Unknown author (2010-02-11)
    Business Men registering with the city of Matamoros(Businesses from the villages of San Fernando,Reynosa, Camargo, Mier and Ciudad Guerrero.)
  •     Butt piece brown bess 

    Hinojosa, Manuel (2011-05-13)
    Butt piece brown bess