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POWDER HORN FROM CHARLES E. DEARING 16th MAINE

POWDER HORN FROM CHARLES E. DEARING 16th MAINE

We recently acquired the effects of Charles E. Dearing (1838-1930,) who served in the 16th Maine during the Civil War. This powder horn was among his papers, relics, and mementos and is in excellent… (766-1103). Learn More »

$35.00
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VERY SCARCE .45 CALIBER TEATFIRE CARTRIDGE

VERY SCARCE .45 CALIBER TEATFIRE CARTRIDGE

Cartridge for large .45 caliber Moore revolver.  David Williamson received a patent in 1864 for this teatfire cartridge. This was essentially a patent evasion to get around Smith & Wesson’s… (490-1985). Learn More »

100 COUNT PACK OF HICKS PERCUSSION CAPS BY AMERICAN CAP & FLASK CO.

100 COUNT PACK OF HICKS PERCUSSION CAPS BY AMERICAN CAP & FLASK CO.

Nice original paste board container of Civil War musket caps.  Round container covered with green paper on top and around sides. Perfect round label remains on top with nice graphics. Container is in… (490-2044C). Learn More »

$95.00
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100 COUNT PACK OF PERCUSSION CAPS BY GOLDMARK

100 COUNT PACK OF PERCUSSION CAPS BY GOLDMARK

Nice original paste board container about half full of Civil War musket caps.  Round container covered with green paper on top and around sides. Perfect round label remains on top. Container is in… (490-2044A). Learn More »

$95.00
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1848 DATED BATTY “PEACE” FLASK

1848 DATED BATTY “PEACE” FLASK

Calling a military rifleman’s powder flask a “peace” flask is a bit of an contradiction, but the raised central motif of clasped hands on either side, initially symbolizing something more along… (2020-48). Learn More »

US MODEL 1886 MILLS CARTRIDGE BELT FOR THE .45-70

US MODEL 1886 MILLS CARTRIDGE BELT FOR THE .45-70

This H-shaped, heavy, cast belt plate was adopted by the U.S. Army in 1886 and used on what is sometimes called the “loose-loop” belt, which has woven cartridge loops and ends that are secured to… (M26041). Learn More »

ETHAN ALLEN AND COMPANY VEST POCKET DERINGER

ETHAN ALLEN AND COMPANY VEST POCKET DERINGER

You have to hand it to Ethan Allen for a concealable weapon. These pistols are just four inches long and deserve the name, “vest pocket deringer.” The barrel pivots to the right to load a single… (490-2170). Learn More »

$350.00
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FOREHAND AND WADSWORTH VEST POCKET PISTOL

FOREHAND AND WADSWORTH VEST POCKET PISTOL

These .22 caliber single-shot rimfire pistols were made from 1871 to 1890, though totaling only about 2,000 in quantity. Their debt to the Allen and Company vest pocket deringer is obvious, and in… (490-2171). Learn More »

FLASK FOR THE .28 CALIBER COLT ROOT

FLASK FOR THE .28 CALIBER COLT ROOT

A very good example of the small flask for the early .28 caliber Colt Root revolvers, also known as the Model 1855 Sidehammer Pocket Revolvers. This flask measures just three inches in the body, about… (30-2181). Learn More »

COLT NAVY SIZE FLASK WITH CORD

COLT NAVY SIZE FLASK WITH CORD

This Colt Navy size flask has a good, untouched patina. The face of the flask is decorated in relief with a pair of crossed revolvers at top, with an arc of thirteen stars and a band of sun-rays… (30-2156). Learn More »

COLT POCKET REVOLVER BULLET MOLD MARKED “31PKT.”

COLT POCKET REVOLVER BULLET MOLD MARKED “31PKT.”

A mold in very good to excellent condition for the Colt .31 caliber pocket revolver. The “’49 Pocket” was very popular with civilians and with army officers as a light personal sidearm. It was… (30-2161). Learn More »

FULL PACK OF 12MM FRENCH PINFIRE CARTRIDGES

FULL PACK OF 12MM FRENCH PINFIRE CARTRIDGES

This is a full pack of 25 cartridges in excellent condition.  Green and white plaid box measures approximately 4” x 1 ½” x 1 ¼”. Oval white label is printed with “CARTOUCHES 12 MILLIMETES,… (490-2029). Learn More »

EMPTY BOX FOR SMITH’S CARBINE CARTRIDGES

EMPTY BOX FOR SMITH’S CARBINE CARTRIDGES

Complete, labelled box that once held ten Smith carbine cartridges. Now empty of cartridges, the box was resealed and now well represents what a full pack would look like. Box measures 3 ¼” x 2”… (490-2013). Learn More »

RARE PACKAGE OF 12MM PERRIN CARTRIDGES

RARE PACKAGE OF 12MM PERRIN CARTRIDGES

Round pasteboard package for 25 Perrin revolver cartridges. Box remains quite colorful with blue and yellow “tape” around the sides. Printed paper label pasted to the lid is in perfect… (490-2020). Learn More »

FULL BOX OF 7MM PINFIRE CARTRIDGES BY GEVELOT

FULL BOX OF 7MM PINFIRE CARTRIDGES BY GEVELOT

Early pasteboard box with green paper label and surround. Box is opened and right-hand edge of lid is missing, otherwise box and label are in very good condition. Manufactured by S.A. Gevelot, SFM… (490-2032). Learn More »

DIXON & SONS SHEFFIELD POWDER FLASK

DIXON & SONS SHEFFIELD POWDER FLASK

This pretty, pistol size powder flask has an unembossed, blued copper body with brass collar and adjustable spout. The body has no dents or open seams. The brass retains its original bright finish,… (30-2182). Learn More »

AMERICAN POWDER MILLS BOSTON CIRCULAR LABEL

AMERICAN POWDER MILLS BOSTON CIRCULAR LABEL

Measures 2 ½” in diameter. Nice woodcut of a cannon in center; printed on green paper. Minor damage to each.  [ss] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (516-574). Learn More »

MINT CONDITION BATTY 1847 PEACE FLASK FOR RIFLEMEN

MINT CONDITION BATTY 1847 PEACE FLASK FOR RIFLEMEN

This powder flask is in exceptional condition, with all its lacquer, no dents or open seams, and even on the high points of the repousee design there is practically no wear. It would be very hard, if… (30-2176). Learn More »

COLT ARMY .44 CALIBER BULLET MOLT MARKED 44H

COLT ARMY .44 CALIBER BULLET MOLT MARKED 44H

A bullet mold for Colt’s 1860 Army Revolver. This model of Colt became a standard issue army sidearm and some 200,000 of were made from 1860 through 1873 for the military and civilian market. This… (30-2159). Learn More »

FULL PACK OF .50 CALIBER GALLAGER CARTRIDGES – POULTNEY PATENT

FULL PACK OF .50 CALIBER GALLAGER CARTRIDGES – POULTNEY PATENT

A nice, solid pack containing ten .50 caliber cartridge for the Gallager carbine. These are the paper and brass foil cartridges. Made under Thomas Poultney’s patent of 1863. Label has two areas of… (172-5444). Learn More »


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AMES MODEL 1840 GENERAL OR STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO CAPTAIN, LATER GENERAL, ROBERT COWDIN FEBRUARY 22, 1848

This high-grade Ames sword displays a nice combination of history art. It shows some non-regulation elements that are not uncommon on militia swords, but generally follows the lines of the 1840 pattern for general officers, as clarified in the 1841… (870-345). Learn More »

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