Military Accoutrements

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U.S. EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM THE MINNICK COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM THE MINNICK COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a very nice condition original U.S Eagle Breast Plate. John Geiselman obtained it from the Minnick Collection of Gettysburg recovered items. Toned a pleasing golden brown, it has a die struck… (942-10). Learn More »

FINE CONDITION U.S. CAVALRY INSIGNIA, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

FINE CONDITION U.S. CAVALRY INSIGNIA, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Very shortly after the battle, this Federal cavalry insignia device was recovered from an undisclosed location on the Gettysburg battlefield. The rolled, thin, sheet-brass artifact, once part of the… (942-09). Learn More »

VERY FINE US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE , GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

VERY FINE US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE , GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Wonderful example of a US cartridge box plate found in Gettysburg most likely soon after the battle. In very fine condition, dark patina, slight nick at lower left edge. No maker mark. Some… (942-08). Learn More »

TOP CROWN SECTION WITH BRASS INSIGNIA FROM AN ORIGINAL, CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY ENLISTED KEPI

TOP CROWN SECTION WITH BRASS INSIGNIA FROM AN ORIGINAL, CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY ENLISTED KEPI

This blue indigo, wool cloth artifact is a complete remnant of a kepi’s top crown that still exhibits its original brass crossed cannon insignia pinned to the cloth. The dark cloth is still a… (889-55). Learn More »

$295.00
Originally $395.00
ON HOLD

RELIC “SNY” BELT PLATE

RELIC “SNY” BELT PLATE

Excavated example of one of the earliest models of the State of New York (SNY) militia waist belt plate. Circa 1840-1844. Brass face with lead filled back. This style originally utilized iron wire… (622-177). Learn More »

$350.00
Originally $375.00

INDIAN WAR SWORD HANGER

INDIAN WAR SWORD HANGER

Item consists of brown leather drops with button over ends attached to a large flat brass hook. This item was attached to a belt and will allow a sword to be worn. Drops are unmarked. One drop meas.… (M25475). Learn More »

DUG LEAD ID DISC FOR 74TH NEW YORK SOLDIER - ROUGH CONDITION

DUG LEAD ID DISC FOR 74TH NEW YORK SOLDIER - ROUGH CONDITION

This disc was dug in the greater Richmond area and did not fare well during its time in the ground. Its edges are badly chipped with 55%-60% material loss. Both sides of the disc also show chipping… (149-22). Learn More »

$295.00
Originally $350.00

CW INFANTRY WAIST BELT WITH PATTERN 1839 US BUCKLE

CW INFANTRY WAIST BELT WITH PATTERN 1839 US BUCKLE

Black bridal leather, 36 x 1.625”, with seven attachment holes. Standard oval “US” arrow hook belt plate, with lead reverse backing. Leather exhibits moderate wear and cracking, with one worn… (172-4491). Learn More »

INDIAN WAR SWORD HANGER

INDIAN WAR SWORD HANGER

Item consists of leather drops with button over ends attached to a large flat brass hook. This item was attached to a belt and will allow a sword to be worn. One strap is marked “HRT”. Reverse of… (286-360). Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

RARE PRESENTATION CIVIL WAR FLAG STAFF OF COMPANY A, 10TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

RARE PRESENTATION CIVIL WAR FLAG STAFF OF COMPANY A, 10TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

This presentation flag staff, measuring 62 ½” in length and 1 ½” in diameter, bears an attached silver plate upon which is inscribed, “Presented by Mrs. Artemas Bigelow / Gt Barrington Mass… (766-813). Learn More »

DOUBLE SPOUT TIN DRUM CONFEDERATE CANTEEN WITH PARTIAL SLING

DOUBLE SPOUT TIN DRUM CONFEDERATE CANTEEN WITH PARTIAL SLING

Spherical tin drum canteen that meas. approx. 6.50 inches across by 2.75 inches wide. The exterior was japanned or painted black originally. Paint is now 90% present with small amounts of… (611-515). Learn More »

$950.00
Originally $1,250.00

CIVIL WAR CARBINE SOCKET, MAKER MARKED

CIVIL WAR CARBINE SOCKET, MAKER MARKED

Original Civil War cavalry carbine thimble. Socket of thick sewn leather with leather strap and black japanned buckle stitched to the outside. Very good, solid condition with minor crazing. Maker… (172-4496). Learn More »

SILVER CONFEDERATE ID BADGE RECOVERED NEAR FALLING WATERS - GETTYSBURG POW

SILVER CONFEDERATE ID BADGE RECOVERED NEAR FALLING WATERS - GETTYSBURG POW

This silver badge is crescent shaped and meas. approx. 1.00 inch long. It is engraved around the edges with a linear decoration and engraved on its face is “SKIDS.” Reverse has the remains of a… (M25595). Learn More »

WORLD WAR II AMMUNITION BELT RIG

WORLD WAR II AMMUNITION BELT RIG

Ammunition waist belt with ten pouches, suspender rig, and first aid pouch.  All in very good condition.  Belt is marked “D. M. SHOE CO. / 1942”.  Suspenders show slightly more wear and are… (M25624). Learn More »

$175.00
ON HOLD

SMALL PATTERN 1839 US BELT PLATE

SMALL PATTERN 1839 US BELT PLATE

Bright face which shows signs of only light wear and small amounts of discoloration. Back has 100% lead fill and single arrow hook and tongue.  [ad] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (543-29). Learn More »

MODEL 1859 ARTILLERY BIT

MODEL 1859 ARTILLERY BIT

Overall the bit is clean with only some light scattered surface rust. The surface of the bit looks as though it may have been plated at one time but most of that has worn off. Both of the brass… (M25496). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY SWORD KNOT

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY SWORD KNOT

Maker mark: “E. Gaylord/ Chicopee/ Mass.” Of black bridal leather, 18.75” in length, with 3.25 fringe; 1” in width with two sliding keepers. The leather remains supple, while exhibiting… (M25626). Learn More »

MODEL 1928 MCCLELLAN SADDLE

MODEL 1928 MCCLELLAN SADDLE

This saddle was originally a 1904 but in 1928 the US Government arsenals issued a modification kit for soldiers and saddlers to convert the 1904 into the 1928. This was done by adding skirts and… (765-53). Learn More »

SMALL US CIVIL WAR CAVALRY HAT INSIGNIA

SMALL US CIVIL WAR CAVALRY HAT INSIGNIA

Crossed bullion sabers on oval black felt patch, 2.5 x 1.75” (sabers 1.75”), medium coppery patina, with stitched white burlap backing. Most likely worn by an officer.  Excellent condition.… (801-554). Learn More »

$200.00
ON HOLD

US INFANTRY OFFICER’S HAT INSIGNIA

US INFANTRY OFFICER’S HAT INSIGNIA

Gold bullion “hunting horn” insignia, measuring 2.875 x 1.5”, mounted rectangular felt patch measuring 3.375 x 2.875, with green stitched burlap backing. Absolutely mint! Utterly superb CW… (801-558). Learn More »


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PATTERN 1859 UNITED STATES MARINE CORP DRESS SHAKO

Exquisite example of the pattern 1859 Marine Corp enlisted dress shako. This particular shako exhibits the 1861 pattern gilt plaited, brass die stamped cap plate insignia of the Union shield and the letter M mounted within the infantry horn. Also… (344-1830). Learn More »

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