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PACK OF FRANKFORD ARSENAL 10 SECOND FUSES

PACK OF FRANKFORD ARSENAL 10 SECOND FUSES

This pack of 10 second artillery fuses originates from the Frankford Arsenal and was produced in 1864. The pack is constructed of a drilled wood block covered with a paper label. This paper covering… (984-28). Learn More »

FANTASTIC ENGRAVED GETTYSBURG SHELL BY WOODWARD – ZEIGLER COLLECTION

FANTASTIC ENGRAVED GETTYSBURG SHELL BY WOODWARD – ZEIGLER COLLECTION

This inert shell is a US 2.9” Parrott shell engraved by Gettysburg resident Edward Woodward. Mr. Woodward was a local gunsmith who, with the growth of tourism after the fighting at Gettysburg,… (488-04). Learn More »

$3,500.00
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ENGRAVED GETTYSBURG C.S. CANNON BALL BY WOODWARD – ZIEGLER COLLECTION

ENGRAVED GETTYSBURG C.S. CANNON BALL BY WOODWARD – ZIEGLER COLLECTION

This is a Confederate 12-pdr solid shot engraved by Gettysburg resident Edward Woodward. Mr. Woodward was a local gunsmith who, with the growth of tourism after the fighting at Gettysburg, opened a… (488-03). Learn More »

$3,950.00
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PACK OF FRANKFORD ARSENAL 5 SECOND FUSES

PACK OF FRANKFORD ARSENAL 5 SECOND FUSES

This pack of 5 second artillery fuses originates from the Frankford Arsenal and was produced in 1864. The pack is constructed of a drilled wood block covered with a paper label. This paper covering is… (981-48). Learn More »

6-PDR. SOLID SHOT FROM G.A.R. POST #9 IN PHILADELPHIA

6-PDR. SOLID SHOT FROM G.A.R. POST #9 IN PHILADELPHIA

Solid, cast iron shot for 6-pounder field gun. This cannon ball has a mould seam.  Approximately half of the surface looks to retain old black paint while the other half exhibits a lightly pitted… (809-12). Learn More »

$295.00
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CONFEDERATE 3-INCH BROUN SHELL

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH BROUN SHELL

Excavated late-war Confederate artillery shell for 3-inch ordnance rifles. Round nose with hole for drive-in fuse. Single 1-inch wide bourrelet near top of shell.  The copper sabot that served as the… (980-04). Learn More »

$200.00
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BORMANN FUSE PUNCH / WOODWORKING TOOL

BORMANN FUSE PUNCH / WOODWORKING TOOL

Pointed flat iron blade approx. 3.50 inches long with a brass top. These tools are also used for woodworking but many are found on Civil War sites and were used to punch the Bormann time fuse. Overall… (809-19). Learn More »

ORIGINAL, UNOPENED PACK OF U.S. FRICTION PRIMERS

ORIGINAL, UNOPENED PACK OF U.S. FRICTION PRIMERS

This is an original, unopened package of Federal artillery friction primers. The pack consists of a drilled wood block, containing five friction primers, wrapped completely in dark blue paper. The… (809-20). Learn More »

$200.00
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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 »

$15,000.00
Originally $25,000.00

US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL FROM SEVEN DAYS – MAC MASON COLLECTION

US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL FROM SEVEN DAYS – MAC MASON COLLECTION

The standard ammunition for the 3-inch rifled cannons. This shell was fired but is amazing condition. Iron body is smooth, clean and free of rust. Standard iron sabot is complete but shows rifling… (809-11). Learn More »

12-PDR. SPHERICAL BORMANN SHELL FROM FREDERICKSBURG

12-PDR. SPHERICAL BORMANN SHELL FROM FREDERICKSBURG

This is an early recovery from Fredericksburg, VA.  Iron cannonball complete with Bormann fuse.  Iron is in excellent condition with smooth surface and dark brown color. Some scattered light… (809-13). Learn More »

US NAVAL 3-INCH, POWDER “PASSING BOX”

US NAVAL 3-INCH, POWDER “PASSING BOX”

Black leather cylinder with top & lid strap, & long buckled carrying strap. Measures 12.25” in height, 4.25” in diameter at the base. Case leather is very good, with slight cracking &… (853-90). Learn More »

$600.00
Originally $750.00

CIVIL WAR 12 PDR LIGHT PASS BOX

CIVIL WAR 12 PDR LIGHT PASS BOX

In the field artillery, pass boxes were used by an individual gunner to carry live artillery-cartridges from a service-magazine to the piece, dryly and securely. This leather box is cylinder shaped,… (853-88). Learn More »

$600.00
Originally $700.00

US NAVY PASS BOX FOR 30-PDR

US NAVY PASS BOX FOR 30-PDR

Pass boxes were used by the gunner to carry live artillery-cartridges from a magazine to the piece. This pass box is a leather cylinder, with a lid, and has a leather sling. The sling has a brass… (853-86). Learn More »

$800.00
Originally $995.00

US NAVY PASS BOX FOR 32-PDR

US NAVY PASS BOX FOR 32-PDR

Pass boxes were used by the gunner to carry live artillery-cartridges from a magazine to the piece. This pass box is a leather cylinder, with a lid, and has a leather sling. The sling is one piece… (853-83). Learn More »

$800.00
Originally $995.00

EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICKUP U.S. 3-INCH SCHENKL SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICKUP U.S. 3-INCH SCHENKL SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

A nice clean, early battlefield pickup 3” Schenkl artillery shell in wonderful condition.  Iron body is smooth and clean with no active rust. Percussion fuse has a dark patina with about ¼ of the… (809-14). 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. Single wide belt loop is sewn, latch… (853-167). Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $300.00

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH WITH RARE “U.S.N.” MARKING

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH WITH RARE “U.S.N.” MARKING

Small leather box to hold friction primers and carried on the belt(past terminology designated this type box as a Navy fuse box). The box is relatively square in shape to accommodate the shape of the… (853-166). Learn More »

$350.00
Originally $500.00

NAVY YARD MARKED FUSE BOX

NAVY YARD MARKED FUSE BOX

This Navy fuse box is in good condition. The outer flap is smooth and mostly clean with only light surface wear. The latch tab is sewn to the underside of the flap and is in excellent condition. Upon… (853-164). Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $450.00

US NAVY FUSE BOX (FRICTION PRIMER BOX)

US NAVY FUSE BOX (FRICTION PRIMER BOX)

Small leather box to hold friction primers were carried on the belt (past terminology designated this type box as a Navy fuse box).  The outer flap is smooth and mostly clean with only light crazing.… (853-159). Learn More »

$295.00
Originally $395.00


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SUPERB GROUPING OF PERSONAL EFFECTS FROM BATTLE VETERAN HENRY S. HITCHCOCK, 21st MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

Presented here is a fresh and original Civil War treasury of personal wartime accoutrements brought home by combat veteran 1st Lieutenant Henry S. Hitchcock, an infantryman in Company A, 21st Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry.  This fantastic,… (557-07). Learn More »

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