ELMO00001804.jpg Historic Cast of the Vargas InscriptionThumbnailsHistoric Cast of the Hurtado/Truxillo Inscription
Cultural Period: Historic, Anglo (1848 – 1950)

Description: Plaster cast of the 1630s Archuleta 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. The cast may have broken in transit and is now missing the top right corner.

Provenience: El Morro.

Collection: National Park Service, El Morro.