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OUTSTANDING 7th MICHIGAN CAVALRY GROUPING OF 3 LEDGER/DIARIES - 1ST LIEUTENANT JAMES W. BENTLEY, REGIMENTAL COMMISSARY OFFICER

OUTSTANDING 7th MICHIGAN CAVALRY GROUPING OF 3 LEDGER/DIARIES - 1ST LIEUTENANT JAMES W. BENTLEY, REGIMENTAL COMMISSARY OFFICER

Lieutenant Bentley’s three diaries contain his narrative of 7th Michigan regimental service between June 30, 1863, and October 2, 1865.  These diaries came in to The Horse Soldier along with a… (766-1046). Learn More »

MAGNIFICENT SET OF SILVER GAMECOCK HEAD SPURS PRESENTED BY THE OFFICERS OF THE FIRST DELAWARE TO MAJOR GENERAL W.H. FRENCH

MAGNIFICENT SET OF SILVER GAMECOCK HEAD SPURS PRESENTED BY THE OFFICERS OF THE FIRST DELAWARE TO MAJOR GENERAL W.H. FRENCH

Unique in our experience, these impressive silver spurs are cast and chased in the form of a fighting rooster or gamecock. Intricately worked feathers spread back on the sidebars from the neck of each… (766-1029). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ISSUE ENLISTED OVERCOAT IDENTIFIED TO LEMUEL FRANKLIN LISCOM, 14th NEW HAMPSHIRE

CIVIL WAR ISSUE ENLISTED OVERCOAT IDENTIFIED TO LEMUEL FRANKLIN LISCOM, 14th NEW HAMPSHIRE

This mounted overcoat came out of the Liscom family of Hinsdale, NH, as part of a large grouping of Civil War material acquired twenty or more years ago by Hank Ford, a rather legendary New England… (1046-04). Learn More »

FANTASTIC CLIPPED POINT BOWIE KNIFE WITH CYPHERS BY THEODOR A. MEYER

FANTASTIC CLIPPED POINT BOWIE KNIFE WITH CYPHERS BY THEODOR A. MEYER

Semi-bright blade meas. approx. 9.75 inches long x 1.00 inch wide. Blade has a clipped point with a raised center. Blade surface has light scattered mottling with small amounts of surface pitting in… (30-1977). Learn More »

$3,500.00
Originally $4,250.00

2020 ANNUAL MEETING OF THE COMPANY OF MILITARY HISTORIANS

2020 ANNUAL MEETING OF THE COMPANY OF MILITARY HISTORIANS

The next annual meeting will be held in Princeton, NJ, April 23rd - 26th, 2020. See the flier above for information regarding where to stay (the Crowne Palaza Hotel), a daily itinerary, and who to…. Learn More »

RARE REGULATION US ISSUE LANCE FOR THE 6th PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY: RUSH’S LANCERS

RARE REGULATION US ISSUE LANCE FOR THE 6th PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY: RUSH’S LANCERS

Very few units, north or south, were equipped with lances. The 6th Pennsylvania cavalry was one of the few to draw them and even take them into the field. This is an excellent example of the specific… (1060-01). Learn More »

$3,500.00
ON HOLD

MODEL 1860 SPENCER RIFLE – VERY GOOD CONDITION, S/N 23660

MODEL 1860 SPENCER RIFLE – VERY GOOD CONDITION, S/N 23660

This famous longarm is a Civil War Model 1860 Spencer Repeating rifle in very good original condition. Initial army contracts with the Spencer Company of Boston, Massachusetts called for 10,000… (302-75). Learn More »

$9,500.00
Originally $11,950.00

SPENCER CARBINE WITH WONDERFUL CARVED IDENTIFICATION TO TROOPER IN THE 1ST NEW YORK MOUNTED RIFLES & 4TH NEW YORK PROVISIONAL CAVALRY

SPENCER CARBINE WITH WONDERFUL CARVED IDENTIFICATION TO TROOPER IN THE 1ST NEW YORK MOUNTED RIFLES & 4TH NEW YORK PROVISIONAL CAVALRY

This single shot .52 Spencer carbine is in excellent condition. The barrel retains all its original blue finish and is free of any blemish. Both the proper rear and front sights are present. Bore has… (302-76). Learn More »

$5,975.00
Originally $6,950.00

IRON MOUNTED HARPERS FERRY M1855 PERCUSSION RIFLE, DATED 1860

IRON MOUNTED HARPERS FERRY M1855 PERCUSSION RIFLE, DATED 1860

This Civil War era single-shot muzzleloader is a .58 caliber Harpers Ferry Model 1855 percussion rifle in very fine to excellent overall condition. Longarm has a 33” round barrel with broad… (302-73). Learn More »

$10,950.00
Originally $12,950.00

CONFEDERATE INFANTRY OFFICER’S KEPI IN FANTASTIC CONDITION

CONFEDERATE INFANTRY OFFICER’S KEPI IN FANTASTIC CONDITION

This extremely rare item is in excellent museum quality condition and is one of the nicest pieces of Confederate headgear we have seen in quite some time. This cap is well made. The cloth is of a fine… (M26294). Learn More »

$22,500.00
ON HOLD

VERY GOOD CONDITION CONFEDERATE IMPORT BARNETT P53 ENFIELD

VERY GOOD CONDITION CONFEDERATE IMPORT BARNETT P53 ENFIELD

J.E. Barnett and Sons, “consistently sold their arms to Confederate agents and southern buyers throughout the war” (The English Connection, p. 17.) They dealt not only with the Confederate… (G3919). Learn More »

PERIOD OIL PORTRAIT OF BRIGADIER GENERAL JAMES SHIELDS

PERIOD OIL PORTRAIT OF BRIGADIER GENERAL JAMES SHIELDS

Shields (1806 (1810?) - 1879) was born in Ireland and immigrated to the US in 1826. He was well-known figure in prewar politics and the military. The only man to have served as senator from three… (259-201). Learn More »

ID’D CONFEDERATE BLANKET, 2ND VIRGINIA CAVALRY

ID’D CONFEDERATE BLANKET, 2ND VIRGINIA CAVALRY

Here is a rare opportunity to own an original Confederate blanket that is also Id’d. Blanket belonged to Private William C. Bradley, a soldier in Co. “B”, 2nd Virginia Cavalry. Tan colored… (973-03). Learn More »

FRAMED C.S. THIRD NATIONAL FLAG - ID’D TO BRIG. GEN. WILLIAMS CARTER WICKHAM

FRAMED C.S. THIRD NATIONAL FLAG - ID’D TO BRIG. GEN. WILLIAMS CARTER WICKHAM

Nicely matted on gray and framed is an original C.S. post-war reunion flag that belonged to Confederate Brigadier General Williams Carter Wickham. This flag, along with several others were discovered… (973-02). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN ID’D TO 57TH GEORGIA SOLDIER WITH CONNECTION TO ILLINOIS OFFICER

CONFEDERATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN ID’D TO 57TH GEORGIA SOLDIER WITH CONNECTION TO ILLINOIS OFFICER

Excellent condition wood drum canteen in untouched condition. Wood is dark and smooth. There is no loose wood or cracks. Everything is tight. Each edge is bound with an iron loop that has a nice dark… (766-920). Learn More »

SIXTH ARMY CORPS STAFF OFFICER’S CHASSEUR STYLE KEPI WITH CORPS BADGE

SIXTH ARMY CORPS STAFF OFFICER’S CHASSEUR STYLE KEPI WITH CORPS BADGE

In excellent condition, this wartime staff officer’s cap is the low-crowned chasseur style favored by many officers for its rather natty appearance. Made of medium blue wool that preserves its nap,… (33-261). Learn More »

VERY RARE AND SPECTACULAR MARINE CORPS CIVIL WAR OR EARLIER EAGLE SNARE DRUM

VERY RARE AND SPECTACULAR MARINE CORPS CIVIL WAR OR EARLIER EAGLE SNARE DRUM

This rare drum has had the tension ropes and ears as well as the heads replaced but the body and hoops are original and the interior has a fantastic maker’s label from a known early maker. There are… (344-1831). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S FROCK COAT BELONGING TO JOHN. M. DEANE, 29th MASSACHUSETTS, WINNER OF THE MEDAL OF HONOR AT FORT STEDMAN

IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S FROCK COAT BELONGING TO JOHN. M. DEANE, 29th MASSACHUSETTS, WINNER OF THE MEDAL OF HONOR AT FORT STEDMAN

This regulation infantry major’s coat was preserved by the family with a significant trove of artifacts belonging John M. Deane that we are offering in separate sales. When the war broke out Deane… (1041-113). Learn More »

INDIAN WAR STAFF OFFICER’S COAT

INDIAN WAR STAFF OFFICER’S COAT

A very good condition 1881 pattern officer’s coat for a lieutenant or captain of staff. The two rows of seven buttons each is the designated pattern for a company officer and the cuff braid of the… (M26208). Learn More »

RARE PRESENTATION CIVIL WAR FLAG STAFF OF COMPANY A, 10TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

RARE PRESENTATION CIVIL WAR FLAG STAFF OF COMPANY A, 10TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

This presentation flag staff, measuring 62 ½” in length and 1 ½” in diameter, bears an attached silver plate upon which is inscribed, “Presented by Mrs. Artemas Bigelow / Gt Barrington Mass… (766-813). Learn More »

$2,250.00
Originally $2,950.00


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SIXTH ARMY CORPS STAFF OFFICER’S CHASSEUR STYLE KEPI WITH CORPS BADGE

In excellent condition, this wartime staff officer’s cap is the low-crowned chasseur style favored by many officers for its rather natty appearance. Made of medium blue wool that preserves its nap, the cap shows excellent color and virtually no… (33-261). Learn More »