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RARE CONFEDERATE MANUFACTURED 12 POUNDER IRON HOWITZER TUBE MADE BY TREDEGAR IRON WORKS IN RICHMOND, DATED 1862!

RARE CONFEDERATE MANUFACTURED 12 POUNDER IRON HOWITZER TUBE MADE BY TREDEGAR IRON WORKS IN RICHMOND, DATED 1862!

This foundry was named for the famous iron works at Tredegar, Wales; the Tredegar Iron Works opened in 1837 and was active in the foundry trade for many years in Richmond until 1952. In 1841 Joseph… (455-09). Learn More »

VERY RARE CONFEDERATE MANUFACTURED BRONZE 12 POUNDER FIELD HOWITZER PRODUCED BY JOHN CLARK AND COMPANY OF NEW ORLEANS, LA

VERY RARE CONFEDERATE MANUFACTURED BRONZE 12 POUNDER FIELD HOWITZER PRODUCED BY JOHN CLARK AND COMPANY OF NEW ORLEANS, LA

In the mid-1850’s, John Clark operated a foundry at the intersection of Race and Tchoupitoulas Streets in what is today called the Lower Garden District, close to the Mississippi River. At the… (455-08). Learn More »

US/CS ARTILLERY VENT PICK

US/CS ARTILLERY VENT PICK

“T” shaped tool with wooden handle and 4.25 inch iron shaft with a pointed threaded tip.  [AD] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (286-389). Learn More »

WOODWORKING TOOL USED AS A U.S. ARTILLERY BORMANN FUSE PUNCH

WOODWORKING TOOL USED AS A U.S. ARTILLERY BORMANN FUSE PUNCH

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… (980-33). 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, 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 3-INCH 10- POUND PARROTT SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US 3-INCH 10- POUND PARROTT SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Very nice clean shell. The exterior is smooth with virtually no pitting causing one to assume it was an early pick up. The fuse is missing but the threads are in good condition. The iron sabot is 50%… (809-15). Learn More »

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 »

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 »

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

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 »

$1,250.00
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GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR RELIC DESK SET

Made by John Goode. Mounted on a flat wooden plaque measuring 7 x 4 x .875”, with small dark front sticker label: “Gettysburg / July 1863.” The set contains a small, flower decorated inkwell, 1.25 x 1”, with “crystal” stopper-lid. Flanked… (M24195). Learn More »

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