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A round disc plate featuring a Lion’s head with a twisted belt loop at the right side that would have had a match that connected with a snake link device. Its applied s-link connector is no longer present on the left.
Lion ring, Ca. 1810-1850 Plate # mm.disc dia .mm w. g. . in. disc dia. in w. oz. Dug at Mexico. Collection: Port Isabel Historical Museum Port Isabel, Texas
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Manuel Hinojosa Mexican War Collection, UTRGV Digital Library, The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley. Accessed via https://scholarworks.utrgv.edu/mhinojosa