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CONFEDERATE .58 CALIBER SOLID BASE PICKET BULLET MOLD

CONFEDERATE .58 CALIBER SOLID BASE PICKET BULLET MOLD

This iron mold was designed to cast a single .58 caliber picket bullet, sometimes called a “sharpshooter’s bullet” by collectors. The bullets cast by this mold had a conical point atop a… (1000-2464). Learn More »

US MODEL 1903 COMBINATION TOOL

US MODEL 1903 COMBINATION TOOL

A combination tool with screwdriver blades for the 1903 Springfield. The design changed several times resulting in a number of variations. This has a two-piece rivet with a sans-serif “US” stamp.… (1000-2430). Learn More »

US MODEL 1855 TUMBLER PUNCH

US MODEL 1855 TUMBLER PUNCH

Just about every US rifle or carbine cartridge box of the period has a small separate implement pouch for the gun tools, oily rags, etc., necessary for the cleaning and maintenance of the soldier’s… (1000-2409). Learn More »

COMBINATION GUN TOOL FOR THE INDIAN WAR CONVERSION OF THE US MODEL 1855/61

COMBINATION GUN TOOL FOR THE INDIAN WAR CONVERSION OF THE US MODEL 1855/61

The postwar frontier army was armed with conversions and modifications of Civil War arms to metallic cartridge arms into the 1870s. Just about every US rifle or carbine cartridge box of the period has… (1000-2422). Learn More »

INDIAN WAR SHARPS CONVERSION COMBINATION SCREWDRIVER

INDIAN WAR SHARPS CONVERSION COMBINATION SCREWDRIVER

Two pivoting screwdriver blades. About 90 percent thinning blue with some rubbing to gray. The U.S. cavalry of the early Indian Wars was largely equipped with Sharps metallic cartridge carbines… (1000-2457). Learn More »

US MODEL 1842 COMBINATION GUN TOOL

US MODEL 1842 COMBINATION GUN TOOL

Closed nipple wrench with two screwdriver blades for the 1842 .69 caliber musket. Just about every US rifle or carbine cartridge box of the period has a small separate implement pouch for the gun… (1000-2411). Learn More »

.45-70 SHELL SCRAPER FOR RELOADING

.45-70 SHELL SCRAPER FOR RELOADING

The army realized that it might be necessary for troops to salvage, reprime and reload expended cartridges. Reloading kits were therefore constructed and supplied on a limited basis. This is a shell… (998-949). Learn More »

SERGEANT’S COMBINATION TOOL FOR THE ENFIELD RIFLE MUSKET

SERGEANT’S COMBINATION TOOL FOR THE ENFIELD RIFLE MUSKET

A very nice and complete example of the Enfield Pattern No. 4 Sergeant’s Combination Tool. This tool includes a screwdriver, ball puller, worm, nipple pick, mainspring vise, and nipple wrench. In… (998-853). Learn More »

REMINGTON COMBINATION SCREWDRIVER

REMINGTON COMBINATION SCREWDRIVER

Two-blade tool with pieces riveted together.  Two tapered screwdriver blades.  Hole drilled in top of longer piece.  Measures 3 5/8” long.  Some light surface rust.  For Remington’s rolling… (M26145). Learn More »

M1854 AUSTRIAN LORENZ CLEANING JAG

M1854 AUSTRIAN LORENZ CLEANING JAG

This cleaning jag is a serrated tool that was screwed onto the ramrod and used with a patch to clean the rifle.  Measures 66mm long.  Slot cut in middle.  Stamped with “WD” on side. … (M26140). Learn More »

WILMOT’S PATENT RIFLE MUSKET TOMPION

WILMOT’S PATENT RIFLE MUSKET TOMPION

This rifle tompion is in excellent condition. Tompions were placed in the muzzle of a weapon to keep dirt and moisture out of the barrel. Constructed of brass with cork and wool, this was for the .58… (33-284). Learn More »

$75.00
ON HOLD

WHITNEY .31 CALIBER POCKET REVOLVER COMBINATION TOOL

WHITNEY .31 CALIBER POCKET REVOLVER COMBINATION TOOL

Whitney made about 32,500 5-shot pocket revolvers from the late 1850s into the early 1860s, taking advantage of the expiration of some of Colt’s patents. They were a convenient arm for person… (30-2140). Learn More »

U.S. MODEL 1855 MUSKET WIPER – RARE .58 CALIBER

U.S. MODEL 1855 MUSKET WIPER – RARE .58 CALIBER

A much-used appendage for Civil War muskets.  This wiper would be screwed on to the threaded end of a ramrod and used to “pull” bullets or to extract cartridge paper and cleaning patches.  This… (1000-2437). Learn More »

$25.00
ON HOLD

COLT 1851 NAVY KRIEGSMARINE PISTOL PICK AND CORD

COLT 1851 NAVY KRIEGSMARINE PISTOL PICK AND CORD

In 1855 3,450 Colt 1851 Navy revolvers being shipped by Colt to the Russian government concealed in bales of cotton were intercepted by Prussian customs officials. Eventually sold at auction to the… (1000-704). Learn More »

US MODEL 1842 COMBINATION GUN TOOL

US MODEL 1842 COMBINATION GUN TOOL

Closed nipple wrench and two screwdriver blades for the 1842 .69 caliber musket. Just about every US rifle or carbine cartridge box of the period has a small separate implement pouch for the gun… (1000-2414). Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

INDIAN WAR US MODEL 1866 COMBINATION GUN TOOL

INDIAN WAR US MODEL 1866 COMBINATION GUN TOOL

About 70 percent thinning blue with areas of rubbing showing gray. An essential gun tool for the soldier of the frontier army in the years just following the Civil War.  [sr] … (1000-2431). Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

COMBINATION GUN TOOL FOR THE INDIAN WAR CONVERSION OF THE US 1855/61

COMBINATION GUN TOOL FOR THE INDIAN WAR CONVERSION OF THE US 1855/61

The postwar frontier army was armed with conversions and modifications of Civil War arms to metallic cartridge arms into the 1870s. Just about every US rifle or carbine cartridge box of the period has… (1000-2423). Learn More »

US MODEL 1855 MAIN SPRING VISE WITH US MARKING

US MODEL1855 MAIN SPRING VISE WITH US MARKING

An essential tool for compressing the main spring of the rifle lock to enable the lock to be disassembled for maintenance, cleaning or replacement of parts. Just about every US rifle or carbine… (1000-2424). Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

SHARPS PELLET PRIMER TUBE

SHARPS PELLET PRIMER TUBE

Sharps carbines and rifles were equipped with a pellet primer system intended to obviate the need for percussion caps. This small brass tube holds a number of flat disk primers. It was seated in a… (998-899). Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

.54 CALIBER RIFLE CARTRIDGE

.54 CALIBER RIFLE CARTRIDGE

Regulation paper cartridge for .54 Mississippi rifles and .55 Austrian rifles.  Tan paper cartridge containing a 3-groove “minie ball” and powder charge. Tied above the bullet and with the lower… (490-1718). Learn More »


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COMPLETE AND IDENTIFIED BIRNEY’S ZOUAVES UNIFORM

This rare and unique uniform belonged to Corporal William Stephens of Co. I, 23rd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry also known as “BIRNEY’S ZOUAVES.” The uniform consists of jacket, vest, trousers and gaiters. The dark blue jacket is trimmed with… (433-06). Learn More »

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