Jug of porcelain, in black enamel and moulded in relief, cylindrical neck with a crowned bearded mask in relief under the lip, which is in silver, and a rococo scrolled handle, and on the front of the body are the arms and emblems of the Freemasons, with figures of three masons, and scrolls with the motto 'AMOR HONOR ET JUSTITIA' and 'SIT LUX ET LUX FUIT.
ca. 1870’s, [tintype portrait of a gentleman wearing clothing of a fraternal order]. This Mason is from the time just after Sam Houston's death, but his shoulder piece is too beautiful not to share. via The Historical Indulgences Tumblr via Leigh McKinnon, LJMcK’s Photostream on Flickr
ca. 1860’s, [red and blue hand tinted ambrotype portrait of a young soldier wearing a patriotic cockade and an embroidered shirt worked with numerous Masonic symbols]. This young gentleman's shirt makes this image unique. Via the Historical Indulgences Tumblr, via Cowan’s Auctions.