Manuel Hinojosa Mexican War Collection

Mexican Army Company's Emblem

Title

Mexican Army Company's Emblem "Caney Horn"

Creator

Identifier

BD0021-CompanyEmblemCC

Files

Download BD0021-CompanyEmblemCC1.TIF (524 KB)

Download BD0021-CompanyEmblemCC2.TIF (564 KB)

Creation Date

1835

Disciplines

Latin American History | Military History | United States History

Description

Infantry horn emblem with the mouthpiece to left; two fastening prongs with holes on reverse side; this object identifies a rifleman company of a regular infantry battalion. Company’s emblem “Compania de Cazadores, Baón de Infanteria Permanente” ”Caney Horn” ca. 1835-1836 Plate Dug at crossing on Caney Creek, Texas Collection

File 1: Discolored Emblem, the mouthpiece facing the right. A slight green hue

File 2: Discolored Emblem, the mouthpiece facing the left. Orange rust can be seen around the pin.

Physical Description

.TIF, 2 Files, 1.06 MB

Mexican Army Company's Emblem

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