San Jancinto Museum of History

PERSONAL ARTIFACTS
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  • RING

  • CATEGORY: PERSONAL ARTIFACTS
  • MEASUREMENTS: 1/8"H x 3/4"Dia.
  • DATE MADE: c. 1813

Description

Narrow gold band. Inscribed "HONOR" on inside.


Provenance

Given to Sam Houston by his mother Elizabeth when he joined the U.S. army where he served under General Andrew Jackson in the Battle of the Horse Shoe against the Creek.

  • ASSOCIATED VETERAN: Houston, Sam
  • ASSOCIATED INDIVIDUAL: Houston, Elizabeth
  • CREDIT LINE: Williams, Royston

Associated Items of Houston, Sam

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  • NAME: PAINTING, "Sam Houston"
  • CATEGORY:
    COMMUNICATION ARTIFACTS
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