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CS 3” READ SHELL ID’D TO EDWARD C. BLOCKER, 138TH PA. INFANTRY

CS 3” READ SHELL ID’D TO EDWARD C. BLOCKER, 138TH PA. INFANTRY

This is an early Gettysburg battlefield pickup by Blocker, a resident of Adams County, PA. It is a mint condition, unfired shell with a copper sabot. The top bourrelet band is flush on one side of… (809-10). Learn More »

$1,250.00
ON HOLD

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 »

CIVIL WAR NAVY FUSE BOX, NEW YORK 1863

CIVIL WAR NAVY FUSE BOX, NEW YORK 1863

Small leather box to hold fuses 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 loop which is… (172-4586). 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

CIVIL WAR NAVY FUSE BOX, BOSTON

CIVIL WAR NAVY FUSE BOX, BOSTON

Small leather box to hold fuses 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 loop which is… (172-4587). Learn More »

WOODEN FLUTE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION OF GETTYSBURG ARTIFACTS

WOODEN FLUTE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION OF GETTYSBURG ARTIFACTS

This wooden flute was obtained by The Horse Soldier from the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum in a trade that took place in 2009. This flute is constructed of three pieces of wood and has the… (M25670). Learn More »

$395.00
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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 »

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 »

$4,500.00
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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 »

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
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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 »

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

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
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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 »

$650.00
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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
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RARE NAVY PURCHASE 1849 COLT POCKET REVOLVER WITH APPENDAGES AND WOOD CASE

Presented here is a classic Colt cap and ball revolver commonly referred to as the 1849 Pocket Model. This personal sidearm, in good original condition overall, features a 5” long, octagonal barrel matched to a .31 caliber, six-shot cylinder that… (490-1521). Learn More »

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