Military Accoutrements

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NAVY PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX -- NEW YORK, 1861

NAVY PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX -- NEW YORK, 1861

Leather box to hold six packs of cartridges. Standard sized black bridal leather box, with “USN” outer flap marking, and inner flap marking, “NAVY YARD / NY / 1861" with two anchors. Leather… (853-176). Learn More »

$500.00
Originally $695.00

NAVY PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX -- BOSTON

NAVY PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX -- BOSTON

Leather box to hold six packs of cartridges. Standard sized black bridal leather box, with “USN” outer flap marking, and inner flap marking, “US.N.Y / BOSTON”. Leather shows little wear and is… (853-172). Learn More »

$500.00
Originally $695.00

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH

Small leather box to hold friction primers and carried on the belt. The box is relatively square in shape to accommodate the shape of the friction primer packs. Single wide belt loop is sewn, latch… (853-167). Learn More »

$300.00
Originally $395.00

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH WITH RARE “U.S.N.” MARKING

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH WITH RARE “U.S.N.” MARKING

Small leather box to hold friction primers and carried on the belt(past terminology designated this type box as a Navy fuse box). The box is relatively square in shape to accommodate the shape of the… (853-166). Learn More »

$500.00
Originally $795.00

NAVY YARD MARKED FUSE BOX

NAVY YARD MARKED FUSE BOX

This Navy fuse box is in good condition. The outer flap is smooth and mostly clean with only light surface wear. The latch tab is sewn to the underside of the flap and is in excellent condition. Upon… (853-164). Learn More »

$450.00
Originally $550.00

EPAULETTES CASE

EPAULETTES CASE

Tin japanned rectangular case displays moderate surface rust inside and out. Most of japanning has worn off of the case. One hinge on lid is tight and still functioning, while the other has come loose… (344-2451). Learn More »

STAMPED BRASS FALSE EMBROIDERED INFANTRY HUNTING HORN INSIGNIA

STAMPED BRASS FALSE EMBROIDERED INFANTRY HUNTING HORN INSIGNIA

This style of infantry insignia was meant for use by officers but it can be seen on headgear from all ranks. Units from New England seemed to favor these privately purchased Infantry insignia. The… (M25381). Learn More »

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER BOX

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER BOX

Small leather box to hold friction primers were carried on the belt (past terminology designated this type box as a Navy fuse box).  The box is relatively square in shape to accommodate the shape of… (853-161). Learn More »

$350.00
Originally $450.00

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH - NEW YORK, 1863

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH - NEW YORK, 1863

Small leather box to hold friction primers and carried on the belt. The box is relatively square in shape to accommodate the shape of the friction primer packs. This box was manufactured in 1863,… (853-160). Learn More »

$300.00
Originally $350.00

US NAVY FUSE BOX (FRICTION PRIMER BOX)

US NAVY FUSE BOX (FRICTION PRIMER BOX)

Small leather box to hold friction primers were carried on the belt (past terminology designated this type box as a Navy fuse box).  The outer flap is smooth and mostly clean with only light crazing.… (853-159). Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $495.00

MODEL 1858 BULLS-EYE CANTEEN WITH COVER, SLING & STOPPER

MODEL 1858 BULLS-EYE CANTEEN WITH COVER, SLING & STOPPER

The model 1858 canteen was the most popular canteen of the Civil War period.  Some, like this one, were made with concentric rings for strengthening, these are sometimes referred to as the… (490-1015). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER'S BELT

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER'S BELT

A Pattern 1852 Navy officer's belt rig. The belt and traces (sword hangers) are made of folded and stitched leather. Complete with sliding belt loop. All stitching on the leather portions is solid and… (853-148). Learn More »

$950.00
Originally $1,100.00

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER'S BELT

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER'S BELT

Early (1840-1850) Navy officer's belt rig. The belt and traces (sword hangers) are made of folded and stitched  leather. Complete with two sliding belt loops. Stitching on the leather portions is… (853-146). Learn More »

$1,295.00
Originally $1,595.00

NON-EXCAVATED, FALSE EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR CROSSED SABERS INSIGNIA

NON-EXCAVATED, FALSE EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR CROSSED SABERS INSIGNIA

This stamped brass device is an excellent example of a Civil War Cavalry officer’s hat insignia. Device features two long sabers crossed below their center points. This specimen has scabbard rings… (M25382). Learn More »

NON-EXCAVATED, FALSE EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR CROSSED CANNON INSIGNIA

NON-EXCAVATED, FALSE EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR CROSSED CANNON INSIGNIA

This stamped brass device is an excellent example of a Civil War Artillery officer’s hat insignia. Device features two long cannon tubes crossed below their center points. Made to mimic the… (M25383). Learn More »

US NAVY PASS BOX FOR 32-PDR

US NAVY PASS BOX FOR 32-PDR

Pass boxes were used by the gunner to carry live artillery-cartridges from a magazine to the piece. This pass box is a leather cylinder, with a lid, and has a leather sling. The sling is one piece… (853-83). Learn More »

EARLY WOODEN “CHEESEBOX” CANTEEN

EARLY WOODEN “CHEESEBOX” CANTEEN

Canteen has a rich, dark patina and is stamped in the center with the initials, “J.G.”. Measures 7” in diameter x 2 ¾” thick. Three leather sling keepers are present. Iron rivets hold sling… (30-2020). Learn More »

EMBROIDERED INFANTRY OFFICER’S INSIGNIA

EMBROIDERED INFANTRY OFFICER’S INSIGNIA

Oval patch features an image of an infantry horn. Background is black felt with gold bullion thread and sequence used to embroider the horn. Gold is semi-bright, with original gilt remaining on higher… (84-38). Learn More »

ACCOUTREMENT SET PICKED UP AT FREDERICKSBURG

ACCOUTREMENT SET PICKED UP AT FREDERICKSBURG

This group consists of a belt and buckle, percussion cap pouch, and a model 1855 bayonet with scabbard. The waist belt was made by the soldier out of a buff leather cartridge box sling. The slits for… (377-06). Learn More »

RELIC US BELT BUCKLE FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC US BELT BUCKLE FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated U.S. pattern belt plate. The brass skin is complete with no nicks or dents and exhibiting a mostly green patina with dirt remaining on face. The “US” stands out. The lead backing is… (R22019). Learn More »


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PARTIALLY IDENTIFIED “PORK PIE” STYLE CAVALRY SLOUCH HAT

This wonderful “pork pie” style slouch hat came to us with a pair of mounted trousers, a sky-blue military vest and a cavalry shell jacket. The group is from the well-known collection of the late James Stamatelos and can be seen on page 106 of… (M23602). Learn More »

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