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[17-Cent Armory Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is gold-colored, octagonal, and says, "Good for 17 [cents] in Military Goods" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Deep River Armory, J. B. Hughes, Prop., Houston, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Spoon

Description: One of four silver spoons found on the battlefield of San Jacinto by George Williamson Lawrence
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Sword

Description: Sword with wooden grip carved in segments and iron or steel hilt and blade; documentation states, "Belonged to George Hockley used at Battle of San Jacinto"
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum