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UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS USED MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY AMES MFG. CO., CHICOPEE, MASS.

UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS USED MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY AMES MFG. CO., CHICOPEE, MASS.

In 1859 the US Marine Corps regulations changed. The prized Mamaluke style sword was replaced with the same regulation sword used by the Army. This would later be reversed and today the Marines still… (870-52). Learn More »

C. 1840-45 ARTILLERY OR STAFF OFFICER’S EAGLEHEAD POMMEL SWORD

C. 1840-45 ARTILLERY OR STAFF OFFICER’S EAGLEHEAD POMMEL SWORD

Bone grip with fancy twisted brass wire wrap. Guard with crudely cast panoply of arms. Ferrule at base of grip with leaf design. Shell style guard with patriotic American eagle with shield in center… (344-2573). Learn More »

REMARKABLE SWORD IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE WILLIAM GORDON (1801-1877), US CONSUL TO BRAZIL (1840-46) AND SLAVE TRADE OPPONENT

REMARKABLE SWORD IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE WILLIAM GORDON (1801-1877), US CONSUL TO BRAZIL (1840-46) AND SLAVE TRADE OPPONENT

A remarkable sword manufactured by W.H. Horstmann & Co., New York after the Model 1834 US Revenue Cutter/Marine sword. Neatly engraved on the reverse folding guard, “Geo. Wm. Gordon / United… (870-60). Learn More »

VIRGINIA BELT BUCKLE

VIRGINIA BELT BUCKLE

Face of brass plate has the state seal of Virginia in great detail with a nice rich green patina. High areas still retain original gilt. Slight verdigris is present on some areas. Plate measures 2”… (215-16). Learn More »

C. 1843-1850 SNARE DRUM WITH “BARBOUR COUNTY VIRGINIA” AND AN AMERICAN EAGLE PAINTED ON THE SIDE!

C. 1843-1850 SNARE DRUM WITH “BARBOUR COUNTY VIRGINIA” AND AN AMERICAN EAGLE PAINTED ON THE SIDE!

Drum is a superb untouched attic condition drum. It measures 17 ¾” x 20” dia. The body is painted red with county and state in approx. 1” high letters around the premium hole. The percussion… (846-59). Learn More »

OFFICER’S KEPI IDENTIFIED TO LONG SERVING 4TH RHODE ISLAND CAPTAIN

OFFICER’S KEPI IDENTIFIED TO LONG SERVING 4TH RHODE ISLAND CAPTAIN

The blue wool body of this officer’s kepi is in excellent condition with only minor evidence of moth action. The left side of the kepi has a small approx. 0.50 an inch wide. The rest of the body is… (846-76). Learn More »

PENNSYLVANIA RESERVE BRIGADE “RB”, CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

PENNSYLVANIA RESERVE BRIGADE “RB”, CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

This is a rare Pennsylvania oval cartridge box plate from the Pennsylvania Reserve Brigade. This plate depicts the state seal of Pennsylvania, two horses over a coat of arms with symbolism of… (377-08). Learn More »

EXTREMELY RARE! CHARLESTON MERCURY BROADSIDE — “UNION IS DISSOLVED”

EXTREMELY RARE! CHARLESTON MERCURY BROADSIDE — “UNION IS DISSOLVED”

Printed broadside measuring 12.5 x 23. Broadside has been professionally conserved. Light chipping round the margins repaired. Folds and stains removed. (The final four photographs above show the… (846-85). Learn More »

GROUP OF ITEMS ID’D TO AN OFFICER IN ONE OF THE MOST SOUGHT AFTER REGIMENTS IN THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC, THE 124TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS

GROUP OF ITEMS ID’D TO AN OFFICER IN ONE OF THE MOST SOUGHT AFTER REGIMENTS IN THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC, THE 124TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS

The items here presented belonged to John B. Stanbrough of the 124th New York Infantry also known as "The Orange Blossoms." They are well known for the stand they made here at the top of the… (480-132). Learn More »

$7,500.00
Originally $8,500.00

WARTIME UNIFORM AND SLOUCH HAT IDENTIFIED TO THE MAJOR OF THE 16TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY

WARTIME UNIFORM AND SLOUCH HAT IDENTIFIED TO THE MAJOR OF THE 16TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY

This group consists of a double-breasted frock coat, sash, slouch hat, and shirt belonging to Major Charles E. Pearce. These items were purchased from the family of Major Pearce by the late,… (163-107). Learn More »

OUTSTANDING IDENTIFIED 14TH BROOKLYN INFANTRY GROUP

OUTSTANDING IDENTIFIED 14TH BROOKLYN INFANTRY GROUP

This exceptional group belonged to Sergeant Asa Holbrook, and consists of his chasseur-style jacket, a tintype of him in uniform, a company “roll book”, and a veteran’s pin. Asa Holbrook… (355-27). Learn More »

APPOMATTOX PAROLE AND OATH OF ALLEGIANCE FOR 49TH GEORGIA SOLDIER

APPOMATTOX PAROLE AND OATH OF ALLEGIANCE FOR 49TH GEORGIA SOLDIER

It is very rare to see both a parole and an Oath of Allegiance document for the same Confederate soldier. This set has the added bonus of the parole being from Appomattox and for a soldier who had… (173-2928). Learn More »

$3,300.00
Originally $3,995.00

MODEL 1840 PATTERN UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS NCO SWORD WITH PARTIAL SCABBARD

MODEL 1840 PATTERN UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS NCO SWORD WITH PARTIAL SCABBARD

Sword meas. approx. 38.00 inches long from pommel to point. The blade meas. approx. 32.00 inches long with a semi-bright surface. There is a central stopped fuller that meas. approx. 29.75 inches… (344-2513). Learn More »

MODEL 1850 ARMY FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD OWNED BY CAPTAIN JOHN L. BROOME, UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS

MODEL 1850 ARMY FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD OWNED BY CAPTAIN JOHN L. BROOME, UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS

The sword prescribed in 1859 for Marine officers was the Army Model 1850 foot officer’s sword. By the 1850’s, the Marine Corps was the only service whose officers were still carrying a sword… (870-90). Learn More »

MAMALUKE SABER MANUFACTURED IN ENGLAND

MAMALUKE SABER MANUFACTURED IN ENGLAND

Manufactured: England  Maker: William Harvey  Year: 1840 - 1850  Model: Mameluke  Size: 30.25  Condition: VG Wonderful Mamaluke Saber manufactured in England.  Most likely for a British officer… (870-74). Learn More »

ALABAMA STATE SEAL BUTTON

ALABAMA STATE SEAL BUTTON

Coat size. Albert’s AB1. Super condition! BM: “SCHUYLER. H. & G. NEW-YORK”. Rare button! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (622-246). Learn More »

$3,500.00
Originally $3,850.00

HISTORIC RELIC SPENCER CARBINE FROM APPOMATTOX!

HISTORIC RELIC SPENCER CARBINE FROM APPOMATTOX!

A totally untouched Model 1860 Spencer Carbine with one of the finest histories we’ve ever seen! Accompanying the carbine is a magnificent old handwritten tag describing its history which reads,… (355-33). Learn More »

$7,500.00
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WONDERFUL CONDITION ORIGINAL CONFEDERATE-MANUFACTURED KEPI FOR A DRUMMER BOY OR CHILD

WONDERFUL CONDITION ORIGINAL CONFEDERATE-MANUFACTURED KEPI FOR A DRUMMER BOY OR CHILD

This article of uniform clothing is an original, Civil War example of headgear manufactured in the Confederacy and presented here in wonderful, original intact condition. The period artifact is a… (526-68). Learn More »

GROUP OF ITEMS ID’D TO MEMBER OF 20TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

GROUP OF ITEMS ID’D TO MEMBER OF 20TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

The items in this group are ID’D to Elias B. Buck of Co. B, 20th Pennsylvania Cavalry. The first item in the group is a large, framed, full colored charcoal drawing of Buck in uniform. Framed this… (503-32). Learn More »

SCARCE MILITIA OVAL WAIST BELT PLATE C. 1861-65

SCARCE MILITIA OVAL WAIST BELT PLATE C. 1861-65

O’Donnell and Campbell Plate 582. Die-struck rolled brass face with wingspread eagle in center with shield in center of chest. Talons holding arrows and an olive branch. “E. PLURIBUS UNUM” below… (622-186). Learn More »

$4,850.00
Originally $5,000.00


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