Manuel Hinojosa Mexican War Collection

Mexican Army Grenadier Company

Title

Mexican Army Grenadier Company "San Jacinto bomb" emblem

Creator

Identifier

BD0021-SanJacinto

Files

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Creation Date

1846

Disciplines

Latin American History | Military History | United States History

Description

Exploding bomb with a waving flame; two fastening prongs with holes on reverse side; this object identifying a company of grenadiers of an infantry battalion was probably worn on a cartridge box or shako.

Mexican Army Grenadier Company emblem.“Compania de Granaderos, Regimiento de Infanteria Permanente.” “San Jacinto Bomb."Ca. 1830’s-1840’s.Collection: San Jacinto Museum of Historical Association. San Jacinto, Texas.Cast brass, whole.

Physical Description

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Mexican Army Grenadier Company

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