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Historic Cast of the Vargas Inscription
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Cultural Period: Historic, Anglo (1848 – 1950)
Description: Plaster cast of the 1692 Vargas inscription made from latex squeezing some time before 1944, when the cast was loaned to the Museum of New Mexico. The cast returned to the Monument in 1992.
Provenience: El Morro.
Collection: National Park Service, El Morro.