The kid sells it when he joins the army and uses the money to buy a new saddle.
The kid frequently travels through the deserts of Mexico and this becomes an important resource.
Toadvine is later accused of stealing these, presumably after he kills the man who owns them.
Prison in Chihuahua City
The kid is put in prison here after the army unit he signs up with is massacred by Indians.
When the kid first signs up with the Glanton gang, they have a contract with the government to kill Indians and to find a rebel Indian leader named Gomez.
The members of the Glanton carry guns in order to protect themselves and to kill the Indians they have been hired to kill.
The Judge's Gun
It is mounted in silver and inscribed with the words, "Et In Arcadia Ego...
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