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FLUTED DECANTER

FLUTED DECANTER

Heavy flint glass decanter has nine flutes at the neck and eleven at the base. Shows applied top and polished pontil scar. Measures 9 ½” tall by 3 ½” at the base. No chips or cracks. … (998-1524). Learn More »

SWAIM’S DRUGGIST BOTTLE

SWAIM’S DRUGGIST BOTTLE

Round aqua glass bottle has nine vertical panels, three wide and six narrow. Shows applied top with ring and inverted bottom. Embossed lettering reads, “SWAIM’S PANACEA, PHILADA”. Bottle… (998-1526). Learn More »

JNO. WYETH & BRO. APOTHECARIES BOTTLE

JNO. WYETH & BRO. APOTHECARIES BOTTLE

Aqua glass bottle shows applied top. Embossing reads, “JNO. WYETH & BRO. APOTHECARIES, 1412 WALNUT ST. PHILADA”. Measures 7 ¾” tall by 3” in circumference at the base. No cracks, just one… (998-1396). Learn More »

CERAMIC NETI POT

CERAMIC NETI POT

White ceramic neti pot nasal cleanser is oblong in shape with one handle and front spout. Pot with spout measures 5 ¾” long by 3” wide. Excellent condition with no chips or cracks. … (998-1392). Learn More »

A.L. SCOVILL DRUGGIST BOTTLE

A.L. SCOVILL DRUGGIST BOTTLE

Aqua glass paneled bottle has applied top and polished pontil. Embossed lettering reads, “A.L. SCOVILL, CINCINNATI, DR. A. ROGERS LIVERWART TAR & CANCHALAGUA”. Bottle dates to 1848-1850’s as… (998-1287). Learn More »

MID-19TH CENTURY TIN MEDICAL CAN FOUND ON THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

MID-19TH CENTURY TIN MEDICAL CAN FOUND ON THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

A small tin cylindrical container with a cone-shaped pouring spout.  In excellent condition, meas. 4” high x 2.25”.  An early battlefield souvenir that saw use postwar as a container used to… (224-400). Learn More »

A MANUAL OF MILITARY SURGERY, FOR USE OF SURGEONS IN THE CONFEDERATE ARMY—ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON HENRY B. SCOTT, FIELD & STAFF, 41ST VIRGINIA MILITIA INFANTRY

A MANUAL OF MILITARY SURGERY, FOR USE OF SURGEONS IN THE CONFEDERATE ARMY—ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON HENRY B. SCOTT, FIELD & STAFF, 41ST VIRGINIA MILITIA INFANTRY

By J. Julian Chisholm, M.D. Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, VA, 1862. 2nd edition, Revised and Improved. Owner Title page inscription, in pencil—“Henry Scott MD, Asst. Surg. P.A.C.S.”… (1000-1653). Learn More »

APOTHECARY CHEST WITH ORIGINAL BOTTLES, CIRCA 1840’S – 1850’S

APOTHECARY CHEST WITH ORIGINAL BOTTLES, CIRCA 1840’S – 1850’S

Mahogany wood chest has hinged lid which opens up to reveal five compartments, four which hold original apothecary glass bottles, all with original labels and glass or cork stoppers.  Lower drawer… (30-2116). Learn More »

A SYSTEM OF HUMAN ANATOMY, GENERAL AND SPECIAL

A SYSTEM OF HUMAN ANATOMY, GENERAL AND SPECIAL

By Erasmus Wilson, M.D., edited by Paul B. Goddard. Published by Blanchard and Lea, Philadelphia, 1853. Fourth American From the Last London Edition. 576 pp., 249 figures, catalogue. In full brown… (1000-1641). Learn More »

AQUA GLASS BOTTLE – H.C. BLAIR, PHILADELPHIA

AQUA GLASS BOTTLE – H.C. BLAIR, PHILADELPHIA

Aqua glass bottle has applied top. Embossing reads, “H.C. BLAIR / DRUGGIST & CHEMIST / 8TH & WALNUT ST. PHILADELPHIA”.  Blair was one of the most popular pharmacists in the Philadelphia… (998-1355). Learn More »

CLEAR DRUGGIST BOTTLE

CLEAR DRUGGIST BOTTLE

Item meas. approx. 5.75 inches tall with a 3 7/8 inch body and 1.7/8 inch neck. Front, back and side panels are recessed with raised lettering. Front panel reads “GENUINE PREPARATIONS.” One side… (998-1647). Learn More »

AQUA DRUGGIST BOTTLE

AQUA DRUGGIST BOTTLE

Item meas. approx. 7.50 inches tall with a 5.25 inch body and 2.25 inch neck. Front, back and side panels are recessed with raised lettering. Front panel reads “BITTER WINE OF IRON.” Side panels… (998-1642). Learn More »

1830-60 AMBER APOTHECARY JAR

1830-60 AMBER APOTHECARY JAR

French. Measures 8.75” high & 4” wide. Front with a gray painted panel with name of drug in silhouette, “Coquelicots”. Retains its original tin lid, painted black with gold stripes.… (14-1863). Learn More »

CIRCA 1830-60 APOTHECARY JAR

CIRCA 1830-60 APOTHECARY JAR

Clear glass with original red painted tin lid with black and gold stripes. Measures 8 ½” high. Inside mounted paper label reads, “BI.OXYDUM/MANGANICUM”.  Almost smooth re-fired pontil mark on… (14-1867). Learn More »

CIRCA 1830-60 APOTHECARY JAR

CIRCA 1830-60 APOTHECARY JAR

Clear glass with original red painted tin lid with black and gold stripes. Measures 8 ½” high. Inside mounted paper label reads, “PULVIS / CHLOR: POTASS:”.  Almost smooth re-fired pontil mark… (14-1868). Learn More »

1830-60 AMBER APOTHECARY JAR

1830-60 AMBER APOTHECARY JAR

French. 10” tall, 4” wide with a small 1.75” spout opening. Front with gray painted panel with name of drug in silhouette – “Alcoolat Balsamique”. Retains its original tin lid painted… (14-1870). Learn More »

1830-60 AMBER APOTHECARY JAR

1830-60 AMBER APOTHECARY JAR

French. 10” tall & 4” wide, with a small 1.75” spout opening. Front with gray painted panel with name of drug in silhouette – “Terre Sommieres”. Retains its original tin lid painted… (14-1871). Learn More »

COLONIAL APOTHECARY JAR

COLONIAL APOTHECARY JAR

Item meas. approx. 14.00 inches tall x 6.25 inches across the bottom. Dark hand blown wavy glass with a few small air bubbles visible otherwise the bottle is in excellent condition. Pontil is visible… (14-1948). Learn More »

COLONIAL APOTHECARY JAR

COLONIAL APOTHECARY JAR

Item meas. approx. 14.00 inches tall x 6.25 inches across the bottom. Dark hand blown wavy glass with a few small air bubbles visible otherwise the bottle is in excellent condition. Pontil is visible… (14-1947). Learn More »

GERMAN WESTERWALD APOTHECARY PITCHER

GERMAN WESTERWALD APOTHECARY PITCHER

Circa 18th/19th century German cobalt grey salt glazed apothecary pitcher. Single handle with spout. Flower design with painted spout. Measures 3 ½” x 3”.  In excellent condition. … (734-38). Learn More »


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HISTORICAL FIREARMS STOLEN FROM THE NATIONAL CIVIL WAR MUSEUM IN HARRISBURG, PA

Please click on the photograph above to view a flyer containing information regarding a Model 1860 Henry Rifle and pair of cased presentation Colt Revolvers identified to Secretary of War Simon Cameron which were stolen from the museum on February… . Learn More »

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