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Unknown Record 7

Region: 
North America
Location Collected: 
Mission San Sabá Menard, TX
United States
Collection Type: 
Archaeological
Collection Context: 
Midden
Cultural Affiliation
1757
to 1758
Cultural Period: 
Historic, Spanish mission
Collection Origin: 
Archaeological Excavation
Origin Details: 
Mission San Sabá (Menard County, Texas) was established ca. 150 miles northwest of San Antonio in 1757. The mission compound, consisting of temporary wattle and daub structures, was burned in 1785. The mission was well-stocked with ornate religious items and exotic goods originating from Mexico, Spain, Germany, China, and possibly other regions as well.
Collector: 
Leslie Bush
Title Type Botanical Part Date Collected
Seed Macro 1 Macro Seed