San Jancinto Museum of History

T&E FOR COMMUNICATION
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  • BELL

  • CATEGORY: T&E FOR COMMUNICATION
  • MEASUREMENTS: 1 5/8"H x 1 3/8"Dia.
  • DATE MADE: c. 1846

Description

Brass call bell. Clapper made from a bent screw. Lathe turned. Matches 16304c3 and 16304c4.


Provenance

Belonged to John Grant Tod (1808-1877). Made from a cannon captured at the Battle of Monterrey, September 1846.

  • ASSOCIATED INDIVIDUAL: Tod, John Grant
  • CREDIT LINE: Hamman, Mary Josephine and John Grant Tod Milby


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