Featured Items

Showing 1 to 20 out of 47


 PATTERN 1859 UNITED STATES MARINE CORP DRESS SHAKO

PATTERN 1859 UNITED STATES MARINE CORP DRESS SHAKO

Exquisite example of the pattern 1859 Marine Corp enlisted dress shako. This particular shako exhibits the 1861 pattern gilt plaited, brass die stamped cap plate insignia of the Union shield and the… (344-1830). Learn More »

ORIGINAL, MAKER-MARKED M1858 FEDERAL FORAGE CAP VERBALLY ID’D TO THE 22ND MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ORIGINAL, MAKER-MARKED M1858 FEDERAL FORAGE CAP VERBALLY ID’D TO THE 22ND MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

Here is an article of Federal Civil War regulation headgear commonly referred to as a M1858 forage cap. It has a verbal identification to the 22nd Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry regiment. This… (M23613). Learn More »

$2,750.00
ON HOLD

VERY NICE COMMERCIALLY MANUFACTURED MCDOWELL STYLE FORAGE CAP

VERY NICE COMMERCIALLY MANUFACTURED MCDOWELL STYLE FORAGE CAP

This forage cap is in first class museum quality condition. Both the exterior and the interior are free of any damage. The body of the cap is made of very tightly woven dark blue wool cloth with a… (M23608). 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 »

SCHUYLKILL ARSENAL ARTILLERY SHELL JACKET

SCHUYLKILL ARSENAL ARTILLERY SHELL JACKET

The exterior of this shell jacket is in good condition. There are scattered moth bites and light tracking over the surface. There is a hole about the size of a dime located on the lower back and three… (M23605). Learn More »

MAKER-MARKED, CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY OFFICER’S FORAGE-STYLE BUMMER’S CAP

MAKER-MARKED, CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY OFFICER’S FORAGE-STYLE BUMMER’S CAP

This original Civil War artillery officer’s cap or kepi in the tall, forage-style design is in excellent overall condition. Sometimes referred to as a fatigue cap or bummer’s cap, the Pattern 1858… (M23612). Learn More »

PARTIALLY IDENTIFIED “PORK PIE” STYLE CAVALRY SLOUCH HAT

PARTIALLY IDENTIFIED “PORK PIE” STYLE CAVALRY SLOUCH HAT

This wonderful “pork pie” style slouch hat came to us with a pair of mounted trousers, a sky-blue military vest and a cavalry shell jacket. The group is from the well-known collection of the late… (M23602). Learn More »

EXCEPTIONAL CIVIL WAR SKY BLUE MILITARY VEST

EXCEPTIONAL CIVIL WAR SKY BLUE MILITARY VEST

This outstanding vest came to us with a pair of mounted trousers, cavalry shell jacket and “pork-pie” style slouch hat with a cavalry hat cord. The group is from the well-known collection of the… (M23607). Learn More »

$3,950.00
ON HOLD

PARTIALLY IDENTIFIED ST. LOUIS ARSENAL CAVALRY SHELL JACKET

PARTIALLY IDENTIFIED ST. LOUIS ARSENAL CAVALRY SHELL JACKET

This wonderful Cavalry shell jacket came to us with a pair of mounted trousers, a sky-blue military vest and “pork-pie” style slouch hat with a cavalry hat cord. The group is from the well-known… (M23606). Learn More »

FINE, ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR M1858 FEDERAL FORAGE CAP

FINE, ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR M1858 FEDERAL FORAGE CAP

This highly desirable article of Federal Civil War uniform cloth is a fine piece of regulation headgear commonly referred to as a M1858 forage cap. Issued to most Federal soldiers as part of their… (M23611). Learn More »

PATTERN 1854 LIGHT ARTILLERY MUSICIAN’S JACKET

PATTERN 1854 LIGHT ARTILLERY MUSICIAN’S JACKET

Schuylkill Arsenal produced “Shell” jacket trimmed in a scarlet colored wool worsted tape consisting of thirteen bars equally applied to both of the breast panels in a “Cage” pattern design.… (33-116). Learn More »

$4,750.00
Originally $5,500.00

NICE CONDITION UNION ARTILLERY SHELL JACKET

NICE CONDITION UNION ARTILLERY SHELL JACKET

This Cincinnati Depot Artillery shell jacket has a very nice exterior of dark blue wool cloth with no signs of any moth action. The wool is very clean and all the seams are tight. The red piping on… (767-02). Learn More »

EXTREMELY RARE, STANDARD HALL M1819 BREECH-LOADING RIFLE CONFEDERATE-ALTERED TO A MUZZLE-LOADING RIFLE

EXTREMELY RARE, STANDARD HALL M1819 BREECH-LOADING RIFLE CONFEDERATE-ALTERED TO A MUZZLE-LOADING RIFLE

Often called a Read and Watson Adapted Hall rifle, this unusual Confederate longarm was the only type known in which a breech-loading rifle was altered to a muzzle-loading rifle for military use. In… (408-09). Learn More »

POST-CIVIL WAR DATED SIGNED CARD – CS LT. GEN. JUBAL A. EARLY

POST-CIVIL WAR DATED SIGNED CARD – CS LT. GEN. JUBAL A. EARLY

Crisp ink signature, “J. A. Early / Lynchburg / Virginia / January 5th 1885”. Excellent condition card measures 4” x 2 ½”.  Archivally framed in attractive silver frame which measures 14”… (746-03). Learn More »

$500.00
Originally $675.00

REMARKABLE, RARE LARGE SIZE, UNION ARTILLERYMAN’S SHELL JACKET WITH “CINCINNATI DEPOT” MARKINGS

REMARKABLE, RARE LARGE SIZE, UNION ARTILLERYMAN’S SHELL JACKET WITH “CINCINNATI DEPOT” MARKINGS

Take this opportunity to acquire an extraordinary, Civil War Union artilleryman’s large-size shell jacket that is in excellent-plus condition. This military garment, which appears only very slightly… (M23456). Learn More »

SILK CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34-STAR US FLAG

SILK CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34-STAR US FLAG

The 34-star flag was in use from 1861-1863. This flag is entirely made of silk and is holding up well despite its age. It meas. approx. 31.00 inches on the hoist and 39.50 inches on the fly.  The… (M23246). Learn More »

GROUP OF ITEMS ID’D TO RHODE ISLAND HEAVY ARTILLERY OFFICER

GROUP OF ITEMS ID’D TO RHODE ISLAND HEAVY ARTILLERY OFFICER

This group contains a number of items identified to Lieutenant Charles E. Douglas who served in both as a Private in Company A, 1st Rhode Island Infantry and as Sergeant and Lieutenant in Company F,… (217-200). Learn More »

GENERAL GEORGE PICKETT, CSA, ALS

GENERAL GEORGE PICKETT, CSA, ALS

Dated “Aug. 28 [1863]”. Written To his fiancée, LaSalle Corbell Pickett, seven weeks after the Battle of Gettysburg, and eighteen days before their 9/15/1863 marriage. 4pp. in ink, on lined paper… (L14480). Learn More »

US MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD DATED 1862

US MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD DATED 1862

Maker mark “Ames Mfg. Co. / Chicopee, Mass”. Inspector marks, obverse ricasso: “J.H.”; reverse ricasso: “1862”. All markings crisp. Bright, near-pristine blade measures 30.25” in length,… (754-02). Learn More »

PAINTING ON MASON BOARD OF THE SPRINGS HOTEL AT GETTYSBURG

PAINTING ON MASON BOARD OF THE SPRINGS HOTEL AT GETTYSBURG

This painting is similar to a print of the Springs Hotel done by J. C. Davis for famous Gettysburg historian John B. Bachelder. The print was used by Bachelder in two of his books, “Popular… (P13188). Learn More »


Showing 1 to 20 out of 47