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Glass flask

Description: Quart-sized mold blown pictorial flask with scroll or violin design; pontil scar may have been smoothed by polishing.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[2 1/2-Cent Trade Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 2 1/2 [cents] in Trade" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Metropolitan, BAR, San Antonio, Tex."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

"Pervviae Avriferae Regionis Typvs"

Description: Full color map of Peruvian coast showing ports, towns and topography with insets of Florida and the Gulf coast
Date: 1609
Creator: Ortelius, Abraham
Item Type: Map
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Photograph of a Water Fall on Wallace Ranch, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a water fall on the Wallace Ranch. On back of photograph there is a handwritten note, "I have played here, learned to swim" and typed labels that say, "Waterfall on the property of the Eugene Bill Wallace family, Gay Hill, Washington county, Texas. Family tradition says that a mill was run there during Civil War. Indian Arrowheads found in the area."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum