Museums of Port Isabel Collection

Lead bar

Title

Lead bar

Creator

Identifier

BD0022-Barlead

Files

Download BD0022-Barlead.JPG (4.9 MB)

Creation Date

1846

Disciplines

Latin American History | Military History

Description

A long white lead, faint numbers can be seen. "Bar lead was frequently carried by soldiers. Melted over a campfire, the lead could be poured into molds for bullets, flint shims, or any number of other small fasteners."

Physical Description

.JPG, 1 File, 5 MB

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