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VERY FINE CONDITION CIVIL WAR US MODEL 1861 3 INCH ORDNANCE RIFLE

VERY FINE CONDITION CIVIL WAR US MODEL 1861 3 INCH ORDNANCE RIFLE

This artillery tube, next to the US 3 inch Parrott tube, was the most widely used rifle cannon during the American Civil War. Manufactured of wrought iron under John Griffen’s patent, of which The… (941-01). Learn More »

US / CS 4.52” 12-POUNDER SOLID SHOT FROM GETTYSBURG

US / CS 4.52” 12-POUNDER SOLID SHOT FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a relic cannon ball recovered from Wolf Hill. The projectile comes with an attractive wood display base and a letter from the man who recovered the relic (a well-known local collector). … (R22626). Learn More »

$495.00
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VERY RARE CONFEDERATE 3-INCH MULLANE / TENNESSEE PATTERN POINTED NOSE SHELL

VERY RARE CONFEDERATE 3-INCH MULLANE / TENNESSEE PATTERN POINTED NOSE SHELL

This Tennessee Sabot pattern projectile is sometimes called the Mullane shell. This is the rare pointed nose type, which is found only in hex-head bolt Mullane shells. This used a very rare CS copper… (R22627). Learn More »

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH

Small leather box to hold friction primers and carried on the belt.  The box is relatively square in shape to accommodate the shape of the friction primer packs.  This box has a single wide belt… (523-19). Learn More »

$125.00
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NICE EARLY RECOVERED CS 12 LB. SOLID SHOT

NICE EARLY RECOVERED CS 12 LB. SOLID SHOT

Traces of gold or silver paint as often used by GAR posts. This solid shot came with some relics which were identified as being from Gettysburg. Unfortunately this one had no recovery… (766-807). Learn More »

3” HOTCHKISS CASE SHOT – EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICK-UP

3” HOTCHKISS CASE SHOT – EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICK-UP

This is the case-shot version of the standard 3-inch Hotchkiss projectiles fired in 3-inch cannons. Three-piece construction consists of a nose portion containing the bursting charge and case-shot… (R22621). Learn More »

VERY FINE CONDITION CIVIL WAR US MODEL 1861 3 INCH ORDNANCE RIFLE

VERY FINE CONDITION CIVIL WAR US MODEL 1861 3 INCH ORDNANCE RIFLE

This artillery tube was the most widely used rifle cannon during the American Civil War. Manufactured of wrought iron under John Griffen’s patent, of which The Horse Soldier has an original copy… (940-01). Learn More »

PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

This lot consists of five letters written between John Griffen and Samuel Reeves; a legal agreement between Griffen, Reeves, and Emile Geyelin; Samuel Reeves’ copy of Letters Patent 37108 with… (274-204). Learn More »

SECTIONED 4.52” SPHERICAL 12 LB. BORMANN SHELL

SECTIONED 4.52” SPHERICAL 12 LB. BORMANN SHELL

Exterior of shell is rusted with minor pitting. Fuse is missing; no powder tube visible. Instead, the matrix is a “Greek” tar matrix broken into many fragments which would be flung with the lead… (R22446). Learn More »

SECTIONED 4.52” SPHERICAL 12 LB. BORMANN SHELL

SECTIONED 4.52” SPHERICAL 12 LB. BORMANN SHELL

Exterior of shell is rusted with minor pitting. Fuse is missing. Powder tube, tar matrix and lead shot visible. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (R22428). Learn More »

CRATE FOR 12 PDR SHELLS FROM RICHMOND ARSENAL

CRATE FOR 12 PDR SHELLS FROM RICHMOND ARSENAL

Heavy pine shipping crate measures 10 ¾” wide x 20” long x 11 ½” deep. This was made to ship 8 fixed rounds for a 12-pounder gun. The corners are dovetailed and one handle remains. The… (801-114). Learn More »

ARTILLERY HAVERSACK

ARTILLERY HAVERSACK

Haversack is completely constructed of brown leather. It has a large body that measures approximately 12 ¾” x 13” tall and is sewn around the edges with a wide flap at top. The flap is held… (M25584). Learn More »

GROUND BURST 12-PDR CASE SHOT

GROUND BURST 12-PDR CASE SHOT

This is a 4.52” Bormann cannon ball fired from a 12-pounder smoothbore cannon. It struck and buried itself in the ground where it finally burst. This projectile cracked into three wedges but did… (236-94). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1855 BAYONET MADE INTO DIGGING TOOL

RELIC MODEL 1855 BAYONET MADE INTO DIGGING TOOL

This relic consists of the socket and approx. 5.50 inches of the blade from a Model 1855 bayonet. The knuckle of the blade has been straightened and the blade flattened making it a very handy tool for… (918-13). Learn More »

US ARTILLERY TRAIL SPIKE BELIEVED TO BE FROM THE JAMES RIVER/BERMUDA HUNDRED AREA

US ARTILLERY TRAIL SPIKE BELIEVED TO BE FROM THE JAMES RIVER/BERMUDA HUNDRED AREA

Wood trail spike with iron collar on the base meas. approx. 72.00 inches long. The wood has swelled and cracked a bit but is otherwise good. The iron has been treated by electrolysis and has been… (R21843). Learn More »

37MM WINCHESTER COMMON SHELL FOR HOTCHKISS GUN

37MM WINCHESTER COMMON SHELL FOR HOTCHKISS GUN

Nice 37mm Hotchkiss round made by Winchester and dated 5-91 (May, 1891). Steel shell with nose painted red and brass rotating band. Base of shell features threaded hole for base fuse (no fuse… (490-1490). Learn More »

$65.00
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37MM WINCHESTER COMMON SHELL FOR HOTCHKISS GUN

37MM WINCHESTER COMMON SHELL FOR HOTCHKISS GUN

Nice 37mm Hotchkiss round made by Winchester and dated 5-91 (May, 1891). Steel shell with nose painted red and brass rotating band. Base of shell features threaded hole for base fuse (no fuse… (490-1488). Learn More »

$65.00
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CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY FUSE POUCH WITH LEAD FINIAL

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY FUSE POUCH WITH LEAD FINIAL

Brown leather Confederate artillery fuse pouch is in good condition. This is the leather pouch that went on the side of the Confederate artilleryman. It held his paper time fuses for firing the… (381-20). Learn More »

LID FOR CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY WATER BUCKET

LID FOR CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY WATER BUCKET

Wooden lid meas. approx. 6.00 inches across. Top has a reversed “U” handle with an “O” ring and 5.00 inches of iron chain attached. Running across the top of the lid is an iron bar used to… (M25474). Learn More »

VERY RARE 3.2 INCH ARTILLERY TOMPION

VERY RARE 3.2 INCH ARTILLERY TOMPION

Made of tin with a rubberized fabric cover, this cannon muzzle cover is for sealing the bore of the gun to prevent moisture and other debris from entering the tube. Fabric is held to body by brass… (M25476). Learn More »


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PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

This lot consists of five letters written between John Griffen and Samuel Reeves; a legal agreement between Griffen, Reeves, and Emile Geyelin; Samuel Reeves’ copy of Letters Patent 37108 with patent drawings included and with patent office seal… (274-204). Learn More »

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