Artillery

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FANTASTIC ENGRAVED GETTYSBURG SHELL BY WOODWARD

FANTASTIC ENGRAVED GETTYSBURG SHELL BY WOODWARD

This inert shell is a US 2.9 inch 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,… (R22700). Learn More »

U.S. / C.S. ARTILLERY GIMLET / WOODWORKING TOOL

U.S. / C.S. ARTILLERY GIMLET / WOODWORKING TOOL

Gimlet has a heavy metal wire with a metal handle on one end and a screw at the other. It was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent of a tube. The iron rod is… (286-361). Learn More »

COMPLETE PACKAGE OF TAYLOR FUSE IGNITERS

COMPLETE PACKAGE OF TAYLOR FUSE IGNITERS

Here is a paper-wrapped stack of tin fuse igniters for Taylor’s time fuse. The whole stack is wrapped in tan packing paper. The packing paper is water damaged, missing a few fragments, and quite… (727-50). Learn More »

SPONGE HEAD FOR 3” RIFLE

SPONGE HEAD FOR 3” RIFLE

This is a nice unissued artillery sponge head for a 3-inch rifle. The exterior is in excellent condition and is covered with 1/2-inch long wool knap. One end is sewn closed. The open end has a 1 ½”… (172-5032). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 6-LB SPHERICAL SHELL FIRED AT GETTYSBURG MADE INTO AN OIL LAMP BY J. A. DANNER

CONFEDERATE 6-LB SPHERICAL SHELL FIRED AT GETTYSBURG MADE INTO AN OIL LAMP BY J. A. DANNER

Though the 6-lb shell is common in general, it is one of the rarest types of artillery ordnance found at Gettysburg. The only 6-lb gun at Gettysburg belonged to Latham’s North Carolina battery which… (R22693). Learn More »

US/CS 4.52” 12 LB SPHERICAL SHOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US/CS 4.52” 12 LB SPHERICAL SHOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Recovered from  the woods between Herrs Ridge Rd and Country Club Rd. Exhibits usual rust and  pitting, with small Rosensteel collection sticker “36”. This relic was once part of the Iva… (R21896). Learn More »

US/CS 4.52” 12 LB SPHERICAL SHOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US/CS 4.52” 12 LB SPHERICAL SHOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Recovered in woods between Herr’s Ridge Rd. and Country Club Rd., the site of first day action at Gettysburg, July 1, 1863. Exhibits dark moderately pitted patina, with small Rosensteel collection… (R21895). Learn More »

U.S. 9-INCH SOLID SHOT

U.S. 9-INCH SOLID SHOT

Large, solid, and round!  Rusty with minor pitting to surface.  Rustier on bottom than top, looks like it has been sitting in someone’s garden.  [jet] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (R22694). Learn More »

U.S. / C.S. ARTILLERY GIMLET / WOODWORKING TOOL

U.S. / C.S. ARTILLERY GIMLET / WOODWORKING TOOL

Gimlet has a heavy metal wire with a wooden handle on one end and a screw at the other. It was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent of a tube. This one has some… (286-363). Learn More »

$65.00
ON HOLD

U.S. / C.S. ARTILLERY GIMLET / WOODWORKING TOOL

U.S. / C.S. ARTILLERY GIMLET / WOODWORKING TOOL

Gimlet has a heavy metal wire with a metal handle on one end and a screw at the other. It was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent of a tube. The iron rod is… (286-362). Learn More »

$65.00
ON HOLD

U.S. / C.S. ARTILLERY GIMLET / WOODWORKING TOOL

U.S. / C.S. ARTILLERY GIMLET / WOODWORKING TOOL

Gimlet has a heavy metal wire with a wooden handle on one end and a screw at the other. It was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent of a tube. This one has some… (286-356). Learn More »

$65.00
ON HOLD

RICHMOND PATTERN ARTILLERY HORSE BIT

RICHMOND PATTERN ARTILLERY HORSE BIT

This is a cast iron double rein bit very similar to the Richmond Arsenal Shay and Williams brass bit. It is covered with light to moderate surface rust. It was purchased at a local Gettysburg auction… (889-09). Learn More »

$145.00
Originally $185.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE 12LB CASE SHOT SIDE LOADER

CONFEDERATE 12LB CASE SHOT SIDE LOADER

Spherical shell in excellent clean condition. The body has some light pitting and casting flaws. Shell has a pronounced mold seam and the Confederate adapter for a paper time fuse is present. Side… (172-4506). Learn More »

EXCAVATED U.S. 3” DYER ARTILLERY SHELL

EXCAVATED U.S. 3” DYER ARTILLERY SHELL

This is an excavated Civil War field artillery projectile in very good original condition known to collectors as a 3” Dyer shell.  The cylindrical-shaped projectile measures 7” high and weighs… (490-1520). Learn More »

$395.00
ON HOLD

CONFEDERATE FRICTION PRIMER BOX – RICHMOND ARSENAL – RECOVERED AT CHANCELLORSVILLE

CONFEDERATE FRICTION PRIMER BOX – RICHMOND ARSENAL – RECOVERED AT CHANCELLORSVILLE

Empty package for friction primers. Wood block with 6 holes drilled to hold the primers (2 per hole, no primers remain). The block is wrapped in paper and features a stenciled label on the front.… (R21832). Learn More »

$2,000.00
Originally $2,250.00

U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL WITH MAC MASON MARKING

U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL WITH MAC MASON MARKING

This is an excavated specimen and this common size was for the 3” Ordnance rifle. This shell was fired and retains its lead sabot and brass fuse adapter. The three flame grooves run along the body… (172-4617). Learn More »

$495.00
ON HOLD

U.S. 3.67” SCHENKL SHELL WITH MAC MASON MARKING

U.S. 3.67” SCHENKL SHELL WITH MAC MASON MARKING

This is an excavated specimen and this 6-pdr. size appears somewhat more “egg-shaped” than the more common 3” Schenkl projectiles. Interestingly, this is the type that has six recessed… (172-4616). Learn More »

$895.00
ON HOLD

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 »

$57,500.00
ON HOLD

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 »

$650.00
ON HOLD

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 »

$250.00
ON HOLD


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