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Title:
Chapel gorris
Document number:
270
Author:
Barker, Bligh
Crocker, Sydney
Printer:
Published by T. Mclean, 26 Haymarket, London
Format date:
1839
Topic date:
1836
Physical description:
1 35 x 26 cm engraving on a 54 x 36 cm page; col
Notes:
Autographed. Description by the authors: Sketch taken from the post of the christeno advanced picket on the high road to Hernani, upon the lines established after the storming of the enemy's position, by the British Legion on the 5th may 1836...The Red Cap or Chapel Gorri, was assumed by the basque christenos to distinguish them in their desultory conflicts from the White Caps or Chapel Churris
Subjects:
Science and Technology-Weapons
History-Wars-1st Carlist War (1833-1840)
Objects-Uniforms
Trades-Soldiers
Place names:
Hernani - Gipuzkoa
Signature:
ZM: P,4
Location:
Museo Zumalakarregi Museoa
2013 Department of Culture, Youth and Sport - Diputación Foral de Gipuzkoa