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.56 CAL. BILLINGHURST & REQUA CARTRIDGE

.56 CAL. BILLINGHURST & REQUA CARTRIDGE

This is a complete non-dug cartridge for the 25-barrel Billinghurst & Requa Battery Gun. The brass cartridge case cylinder is closed with a machined base plug that contains an ignition hole. The… (490-1994). Learn More »

TIN OF REVOLVER PERCUSSION CAPS

TIN OF REVOLVER PERCUSSION CAPS

A very nice Japanned tin of pistol percussion caps. Can is about half full of small ribbed caps. No label of any kind. Probably 90% of Japanned finish remains. Measures approximately 1” tall x 1… (M26360). Learn More »

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 »

$350.00
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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

FULL PACK OF 56-50 M1865 SPENCER CARTRIDGES – J. GOLDMARK

FULL PACK OF 56-50 M1865 SPENCER CARTRIDGES – J. GOLDMARK

This is a full “soft pack” of 42 Spencer rimfire cartridges. Model 1865, .50 caliber cartridges. Pack is unopened and labeled.  Cartridges made by Joseph Goldmark of New York and would have a… (172-5475). Learn More »

$500.00
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.69 CALIBER WIPER FOR THE POTTSDAM MUSKET

.69 CALIBER WIPER FOR THE POTTSDAM MUSKET

With Federal authorities hard-pressed to supply arms, agents scoured Europe for just about anything that would shoot and European governments were happy to clear out older weapons from their arsenals… (M26139). Learn More »

US MODEL 1855/61 COMBINATION GUN TOOL

US MODEL 1855/61 COMBINATION GUN TOOL

Open-ended cone wrench and two screwdriver blades. 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… (1000-2420). Learn More »

BOX FOR 50 REMINGTON CARBINE CARTRIDGES – CRITTENDEN & TIBBALS

BOX FOR 50 REMINGTON CARBINE CARTRIDGES – CRITTENDEN & TIBBALS

Pasteboard box covered with a marbled wrap and green label and tape. Box held fifty “No. 46” rimfire cartridges. Box only no cartridges remain. Green label on top shows wear but remains in good… (172-5462). Learn More »


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