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ca 1800’s Saddle Blanket

ca 1800’s Saddle Blanket

Saddle blanket refers to blankets, pads or fabrics inserted under a saddle. These are used to absorb sweat, cushion the saddle, and protect the horse’s back. Saddle blankets were usually made of wool and cotton and have been used for centuries with saddles.

Category: Artifacts | Ranching


ca 1800’s Saddlebag

ca 1800’s Saddlebag

Saddlebags sit on the back, side, or front of the saddle. Most attach to the saddle by leather straps and ties.

Category: Artifacts | Ranching


ca 1800’s Tejano Saddles

ca 1800’s Tejano Saddles

Tejano Saddles

Category: Artifacts | Ranching


ca 1800s JP Policarpio Rodriguez’s Methodist Minister’s Medallion

ca 1800s JP Policarpio Rodriguez’s Methodist Minister’s Medallion

Methodist “1800ca Circuit Rider” 5” dia, Bronze Grave Marker Medallion

Category: Artifacts | Religious


ca 1850 Horse Shoes

ca 1850 Horse Shoes

Vaquero Horseshoes

Category: Artifacts | Ranching


ca 1850 Judge’s Gavel

ca 1850 Judge’s Gavel

Judge’s Gavel

Category: Artifacts | Occupational


ca 1850 Texas Ranger’s Shotgun

ca 1850 Texas Ranger’s Shotgun

Shotgun used by Texas Rangers, ca 1850

Category: Artifacts | Weapons


ca 1850’s Texas Ranger Badge

ca 1850’s Texas Ranger Badge

Original Texas Ranger’s Badge

Category: Artifacts | Texas Ranger


ca 1850’s Texas Ranger Equipment

ca 1850’s Texas Ranger Equipment

Various pieces of Texas Ranger equipment

Category: Artifacts | Texas Ranger


ca 1850s Brass Surveyor’s Transit

ca 1850s Brass Surveyor’s Transit

Brass Surveyor’s Transit

Category: Artifacts | Surveying


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