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CS 4.52” 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT RECOVERED FROM RICHMOND, VA

CS 4.52” 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT RECOVERED FROM RICHMOND, VA

Shot has heavy surface rust and pitting; relic has been lightly varnished. The iron side-loader plug is caked over and barely visible. A rare C.S. paper time fuse plug has replaced the Bormann plug… (R10764). Learn More »

CS 4.52” 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT RECOVERED AT RICHMOND, VA

CS 4.52” 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT RECOVERED AT RICHMOND, VA

Shot has moderate to heavy surface rust and pitting; relic has been lightly varnished. The iron side-loader plug is caked over and barely visible. A rare C.S. paper time fuse plug has replaced the… (R10763). Learn More »

3” TIME FUSED CS READ SHELL

3” TIME FUSED CS READ SHELL

Recovered at Richmond, VA. Shell has light to moderate surface rust, light varnish. Shell has been fired. Original fuse plug intact; no paper fuse remains. Lead sabot is missing a piece measuring… (558-426). Learn More »

OPENED AND EMPTY PACKAGE OF ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMERSOX

OPENED AND EMPTY PACKAGE OF ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMERS

Blue label covers a 1.5” x 7.25” wood block which secured five primers. Label has a view of a primer and is marked “FRANKFORD ARSENAL”. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (408-219). Learn More »

US/CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT ON THE ORIGINAL SABOT

US/CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT ON THE ORIGINAL SABOT

From the famous Rosensteel Little Round Top Museum / Rosensteel Family Collection. Family history holds that George D. Rosensteel, a long time relic collector, established a Civil War museum in… (M23712). Learn More »

HYBRID 4.5 INCH ABSTERDAM SHELL

HYBRID 4.5 INCH ABSTERDAM SHELL

This shell is unfired and in excellent condition. The body is smooth and the brass ring sabot has six small cuts for expansion purposes. One of these is chipped on the edge. What makes this shell a… (727-341). Learn More »

U.S. / C.S. 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT WITH THE ORIGINAL WOOD SABOT – FROM GETTYSBURG MUSEUM COLLECTION

U.S. / C.S. 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT WITH THE ORIGINAL WOOD SABOT – FROM GETTYSBURG MUSEUM COLLECTION

An early battlefield pick up, once part of the Jennie Wade/Soldiers National Museum C1902. Nice smooth dark olive patina. Wood sabot cracked in 4 pieces and glued together. Museum inventory number on… (R20449). Learn More »

EXCAVATED U.S. 3” PARROTT SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG GAR POST #9

EXCAVATED U.S. 3” PARROTT SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG GAR POST #9

Here is a Gettysburg excavated Civil War Federal 3” field artillery projectile often referred to as a Parrott Type III shell excavated from an unknown location area on the Gettysburg battlefield… (678-242). Learn More »

CS 6.4 INCH READ COPPER SABOT SHELL

CS 6.4 INCH READ COPPER SABOT SHELL

Fired from a rifled 32 pounder gun. Nice copper ring sabot, sans wood fuse. Considered the last design of Read projectiles to see service at the war’s end. Examples found at Fort Fisher, Mobile Bay,… (778-04). Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,850.00

CS 6.4 INCH READ IRON SABOT “TEAR DROP” BOLT

CS 6.4 INCH READ IRON SABOT “TEAR DROP” BOLT

Fired from a rifled 32 pounder gun. Iron ring sabot with some minor chipping along edge. Lathe marks visible on body. Some of the rifling and 10 groove hook slant barely visible. Examples found in… (778-02). Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,650.00

U.S. NAVY FUSE BOX (BOSTON NAVY YARD)

U.S. NAVY FUSE BOX (BOSTON NAVY YARD)

Dyed leather box measuring 4.25 x 3 x 2". Internal stamp on front side (beneath outer flap): "U.S. N.[avy] Y. [ard]/ BOSTON". Front outer flap cracking with flaking spot at bottom edge & on upper… (406-70C). Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $395.00

CS 7 INCH BROUN BOLT

CS 7 INCH BROUN BOLT

Fired from a 7 inch Brooke Rifle. This rare bolt was recovered from Mobile Bay. One of only a few 7 inch Brown bolts to exist. Has a thin copper ring sabot, with only one upper bourrelet ring. Some… (727-280). Learn More »

CS 7 INCH BROOKE MILLED BASE BOLT

CS 7 INCH BROOKE MILLED BASE BOLT

Fired from a rifled 42 pounder or a 7 inch rifle. Recovered in the Trent’s Reach area of the James River. Designed in 1862 for larger rifles, this bolt has a milled base sabot. Rare projectile in… (727-245). Learn More »

US/CS 4.52-INCH BORMANN SPHERICAL CASE SHOT

US/CS 4.52-INCH BORMANN SPHERICAL CASE SHOT

The body of this spherical case shot has some light pitting and surface rust but is in otherwise good condition with a scattering of original finish visible. The Bormann fuse was originally punched… (727-171). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 32 POUNDER CANISTER ROUND

CONFEDERATE 32 POUNDER CANISTER ROUND

This canister round appears to have been dug or the victim of bad storage over the years. The round has been placed in a clear plastic container for viewing and preserving. Approx. 75% of the tin body… (727-217). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 4.52" 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL - PITZER COLLECTION GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE 4.52" 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL - GEISELMAN COLLECTION / PITZER COLLECTION GETTYSBURG

This Confederate 12-pounder smoothbore spherical shell specimen is in fine original condition and has no Borman fuse in the cavity. A very common explosive shell used in the Civil War, artifact… (R10901). Learn More »

$895.00
Originally $1,500.00

C.S. 3" SMOOTH READ SHELL FOUND IN GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

C.S. 3" SMOOTH READ SHELL FOUND IN GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This example of artillery shell is classified as a Confederate 3”, smooth, long Read percussion shell made for a ten-pound Parrott Rifle (2.9”caliber). Once part of the Johnson Collection in… (R10951). Learn More »

$895.00
Originally $1,250.00

U.S. 3.67-INCH HOTCHKISS CANISTER FOR A 20 POUNDER - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 3.67-INCH HOTCHKISS CANISTER FOR A 20 POUNDER - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This item is a nice, original, unfired U.S. canister round for a 3.67-Inch 20 Pounder. This canister would have been fired from Captain Elijah D. Taft's 5th New York Independent Battery, the only… (R10878). Learn More »

$2,250.00
Originally $3,250.00

U.S. 3” COMPLETE PARROTT SHELL RECOVERED FROM HUNTERSTOWN NEAR GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 3” COMPLETE PARROTT SHELL RECOVERED FROM HUNTERSTOWN NEAR GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a very desirable, Federal 3” Parrott artillery projectile that was recovered from a backyard garden in Hunterstown soon after the Battle of Gettysburg. This fine artillery projectile,… (R10991). Learn More »

$1,695.00
Originally $2,250.00

U.S. 3" SCHENKL PERCUSSION SHELL, HUNTERSTOWN - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 3" SCHENKL PERCUSSION SHELL, HUNTERSTOWN - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This Federal, intact Schenkl percussion shell specimen is in relic condition.  Artifact was found in the Hunterstown area sometime after of the battle. This caliber shell was once in the Detrich… (R10958). Learn More »

$1,295.00
Originally $1,850.00


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FANTASTIC CLIPPED POINT BOWIE KNIFE WITH CYPHERS BY THEODOR A. MEYER

Semi-bright blade meas. approx. 9.75 inches long x 1.00 inch wide. Blade has a clipped point with a raised center. Blade surface has light scattered mottling with small amounts of surface pitting in small pockets and some minor scratches. The true… (30-1977). Learn More »

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