Identified Uniforms & Cloth

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BOOTS STATED TO BE THOSE WORN BY GENERAL SAMUEL K. ZOOK WHEN KILLED AT GETTYSBURG & OTHER RELATED ITEMS

BOOTS STATED TO BE THOSE WORN BY GENERAL SAMUEL K. ZOOK WHEN KILLED AT GETTYSBURG & OTHER RELATED ITEMS

These boots surfaced in the collection of the late Stan Landis of Quakertown, Pennsylvania and then passed to a New York collector where they were obtained in 1975 by George Lower, owner of the… (355-39). Learn More »

$15,000.00
Originally $22,000.00

POST-CIVIL WAR 1871 OFFICER’S TROUSERS ID’D TO 22ND NEW YORK NATIONAL GUARD

POST-CIVIL WAR 1871 OFFICER’S TROUSERS ID’D TO 22ND NEW YORK NATIONAL GUARD

Trousers are made of a dark royal blue wool broadcloth and have a black leg stripe that is 1.50 inches wide. The body of the trousers are in good condition with only one or two scattered spots of… (801-541). Learn More »

$280.00
Originally $350.00

BLOOD STAINED PIECE OF C.S. LIEUTENANT GENERAL A.P. HILL’S COAT KIA APRIL 2, 1865, AT PETERSBURG

BLOOD STAINED PIECE OF C.S. LIEUTENANT GENERAL A.P. HILL’S COAT KIA APRIL 2, 1865, AT PETERSBURG

This coat fragment measures roughly three inches by three inches and comes with a wonderful brown ink note reading, “A piece of the military coat worn by Lt. Genl. A.P. Hill when he was killed… (846-141). Learn More »

$4,050.00
Originally $4,500.00

FLAG FRAGMENT: 143rd PENNSYLVANIA VOLS. AT GETTYSBURG

FLAG FRAGMENT: 143rd PENNSYLVANIA VOLS. AT GETTYSBURG

This flag fragment recently came out of a collection we purchased. It measures about 3 ¼  by 3 ¼ inches overall, and is blue silk with a gold painted five-pointed star measuring about 2 ¾ inches… (1054-1019). Learn More »

$2,250.00
ON HOLD

GENERAL BUTTERFIELD’S BANDANNA

GENERAL BUTTERFIELD’S BANDANNA

This is a scarce piece of field gear or field wear: a well preserved and nicely presented Civil War kerchief or bandanna worn by General Daniel Butterfield. These were not items of issue, of course,… (846-262). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR GUIDON OF COMPANY M, 3rd NEW YORK CAVALRY

IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR GUIDON OF COMPANY M, 3rd NEW YORK CAVALRY

This cavalry guidon came out of the family only in 2017 and was carried in Company M of the 3rd New York Cavalry and preserved by Charles Nobles (or “Noble,”) who served in the company from August… (1097-23). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED MAJOR GENERAL MARTIN LUTHER SMITH’S CONFEDERATE FROCK COAT WITH MEXICAN WAR TOPOGRAPHICAL ENGINEER EPAULETS AND HAT INSIGNIA

IDENTIFIED MAJOR GENERAL MARTIN LUTHER SMITH’S CONFEDERATE FROCK COAT WITH MEXICAN WAR TOPOGRAPHICAL ENGINEER EPAULETS AND HAT INSIGNIA

This coat for many years was on display, while loaned, at the Museum of the Confederacy (now the Museum of the American Civil War) in Richmond, Virginia. This coat has been professionally conserved… (766-1388). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED MILITIA OFFICER’S CHAPEAU-DE-BRAS WITH ORIGINAL BOX BY JOHN MAYELL, ALBANY, Ca 1835-1840

IDENTIFIED MILITIA OFFICER’S CHAPEAU-DE-BRAS WITH ORIGINAL BOX BY JOHN MAYELL, ALBANY, Ca 1835-1840

The bicorn, cocked hat, had come into military fashion shortly before 1800. Through the 1820s it tended to be of short or medium height, but sprouted considerably taller in the U.S. Army regulations… (2020-108). Learn More »

GOLD HAT CORD FROM THE ESTATE OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 16th MAINE

GOLD HAT CORD FROM THE ESTATE OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 16th MAINE

During the Civil War, gold hat cords were reserved for general officers, but they were later adopted for wear by members of the G.A.R. on their slouch hats. This one is in excellent condition, with… (766-1093). Learn More »

FRAMED SEMI-RESTORED FLAG OF THE 13TH NEW YORK STATE MILITIA

FRAMED SEMI-RESTORED FLAG OF THE 13TH NEW YORK STATE MILITIA

This flag consists of a replaced blue silk field with the artwork from the original flag mounted on it. Since the blue silk field is new it is in excellent condition. The original artwork is the Coat… (838-18). Learn More »

$4,500.00
Originally $5,500.00
ON HOLD

LAFAYETTE ESCADRILLE VETERANS’ FLAG PRESERVED BY AN AMERICAN FLYER

LAFAYETTE ESCADRILLE VETERANS’ FLAG PRESERVED BY AN AMERICAN FLYER

Probably no American fighting force in World War One is better known than the Lafayette Escadrille, a small group of some 38 American and 4 French flyers who, before America’s official entry in the… (161-10). Learn More »

$3,750.00
ON HOLD

C1859-60 ENGINEER’S SHAKO IDENTIFIED TO S. FRICK, 11TH REGIMENT

C1859-60 ENGINEER’S SHAKO IDENTIFIED TO S. FRICK, 11TH REGIMENT

The label pasted to the underside of the shako reads, “F. DEEC(KEN) MANUFACTURER & DEALER IN MILITARY GOODS No. 243 BOWERY” gives us an exact date of 1859-60 according to the Directory of… (33-272). Learn More »

PAIR OF SMITH PATENT 1ST LIEUTENANT SHOULDER STRAPS ATTRIBUTED TO 147TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

PAIR OF SMITH PATENT 1ST LIEUTENANT SHOULDER STRAPS ATTRIBUTED TO 147TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

Straps have the usual convex stamped brass false embroidered single border. The surfaces of each have a nice patina. The blue wool rank field has faded to a purple color. One strap has a fair amount… (33-347). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED WORLD WAR TWO COAST GUARD SPAR UNIFORM & HAT WITH CHANGEABLE CROWNS

IDENTIFIED WORLD WAR TWO COAST GUARD SPAR UNIFORM & HAT WITH CHANGEABLE CROWNS

This uniform group belonged to a Jean B. Daugherty from Cambria County, Pennsylvania who served in the SPARS during World War Two and afterward hosted a TV show called “The Magic Toy Shop” on… (1022-09). Learn More »

EPAULETTES IDENTIFIED TO BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM H. BROWNELL

EPAULETTES IDENTIFIED TO BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM H. BROWNELL

The body of the epaulettes are made of a gold ribbed material that has scattered small stress separations and light surface dirt. The body has a border of thick gold twisted bullion that is flanked on… (128-1053). Learn More »


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PIECE OF WOOD FROM THE ROOM IN THE WHITE HOUSE WHERE LINCOLN SIGNED THE EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION

“A piece of wood from the White House where President Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation and usd (sic) as a private office by the Presidents since Jefferson’s time. Presented to Genl. W. J. Palmer by his friend and Comrade Col. W.M.… (945-297). Learn More »

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