Military Accoutrements

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MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN WITH COVER AND SLING

MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN WITH COVER AND SLING

Original Civil War Model 1858 corrugated-pattern tin canteen, often called the “Bullseye” pattern. The body consists of two circular sections of pressed-tin soldered together at the rim. The… (1054-1471). Learn More »

CAP BOX RECOVERED AT WINCHESTER VIRGINIA

CAP BOX RECOVERED AT WINCHESTER VIRGINIA

Well used cap box with old paper label attached with period ink inscription that reads “CAP BOX FOR MUSKET CIVIL WAR WINCHESTER.” Outer flap has some light crazing with edge folds that hug the box… (172-5343). Learn More »

RELIC US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

This Federal belt plate is of the regulation 1839 pattern and was recovered from an unspecified site at Gettysburg. Constructed in the die-struck and rolled brass method, the brass accoutrement’s… (1054-1640). Learn More »

$295.00
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RELIC US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

This Federal cartridge box plate is of the regulation 1839 pattern and was recovered from an unspecified site at Gettysburg. Constructed in the die-struck and rolled brass method, the brass… (1054-1616). Learn More »

BUFF LEATHER ENLISTEDMAN’S WAIST BELT AND PLATE

BUFF LEATHER ENLISTEDMAN’S WAIST BELT AND PLATE

The belt is made of white buff leather and has been dyed black on the outside. Attached to one end is the brass keeper while the other has a very nice Pattern 1839 oval “US” plate. In the area of… (1071-04). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG CONFEDERATE RELIC BUGLE

GETTYSBURG CONFEDERATE RELIC BUGLE

A very rare battle of Gettysburg battlefield "pick-up", a brass infantry bugle measuring 15" long and 5" tall with intact mouthpiece and flared horn end. The bugle is accompanied by an original letter… (1071-01). Learn More »

$895.00
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US MODEL 1858 CANTEEN PAINTED GOLD

US MODEL 1858 CANTEEN PAINTED GOLD

Philadelphia Depot spheroid canteen in good condition. The body of the canteen has several minor indentations but nothing serious. All three sling keepers are present as is the spout. The entire body… (M26318). Learn More »

2ND CORPS BADGE MADE FROM A COIN – MANASSAS RECOVERY

2ND CORPS BADGE MADE FROM A COIN – MANASSAS RECOVERY

Item is a coin that has been carved down into a 2nd Corps trefoil that meas. approx. 1.25 x 1.25 inches. It was attached to the uniform or cap by three holes punched through it. Two on either side of… (1054-1651). Learn More »

FRAMED PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED FROM CAMP OF 1ST MARYLAND INFANTRY AT WINCHESTER, VA

FRAMED PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED FROM CAMP OF 1ST MARYLAND INFANTRY AT WINCHESTER, VA

Plate is nicely matted and framed. It is in good relic condition with a dark patina. Shows small areas of light surface rust and cracking. Wood frame is stained dark brown. Measures 10 ½” by 10… (1054-1440). Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN LUFTWAFFE BUCKLE

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN LUFTWAFFE BUCKLE

Metal buckle with embossed flying eagle holding a swastika at center of a stippled field inside a wreath of laurel. Buckle is painted a dark metallic blue. No markings are visible. Both tongues are… (918-72). Learn More »

$65.00
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PATTERN 1839 US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM THE GETTYSBURG SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION

PATTERN 1839 US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM THE GETTYSBURG SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION

Oval plate with prominent “US” at center. Face has a rusted dark patina throughout. Small piece of edge missing at the 8 o’clock position. Perhaps a 0.75 inch long but this does not touch the… (1054-1685). Learn More »

$250.00
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US/CS CLIPPED CORNER PLATE FROM THE GETTYSBURG SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION

US/CS CLIPPED CORNER PLATE FROM THE GETTYSBURG SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION

Sheet brass clipped corner waist belt plate in good relic condition. The item is solid with no cracks and only a slight waviness to it. Hardly perceptible. Face has a nice mixed patina of a rich dark… (1054-1684). Learn More »

$225.00
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PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Breast plate has a very nice dark patina to its face with light colored dirt in the low areas causing the eagle to stand out. Face is free of any major chips or scratches. Reverse has 95% of the lead… (1054-1689). Learn More »

PATTERN 1839 OVAL US PLATE SKIN

PATTERN 1839 OVAL US PLATE SKIN

This is the brass skin only of an 1839 oval US cartridge box or belt plate. The face is in good condition with a light patina and scattered spots of discoloration. Only trace amounts of lead on the… (1054-1692). Learn More »

$45.00
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EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED IN VIRGINIA

EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED IN VIRGINIA

Pattern 1826 eagle breast plate to wear on the cartridge box sling. Face has good detail to the eagle and is free of cracks with a light even patina. Reverse has 100% lead fill and only rusted remains… (1054-1686). Learn More »

U.S. CAVALRY SWORD KNOT – MAKER MARKED J.I. PITTMAN

U.S. CAVALRY SWORD KNOT – MAKER MARKED J.I. PITTMAN

Sword knot is made of black bridle leather, with slipknots, measuring 18.5" in overall length, 1" in width with 3" tassels at the end. Leather is strong and supple. Exhibits light cracking throughout,… (1054-1654). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY LANYARD

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY LANYARD

The propellant charges of Civil War artillery rounds were ignited by friction primers set in the vent hole at the breech of the piece once it was loaded. A small wire with a loop on the end was yanked… (696-86). Learn More »

VOLUNTEER MAINE MILITIA CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG AT GETTYSBURG

VOLUNTEER MAINE MILITIA CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG AT GETTYSBURG

Oval “VMM” plate dug at Gettysburg along the Taneytown Road near the Artillery Ridge Campground. The face of the plate is dark with a smooth even patina that clearly shows the letters “VMM.”… (R23084). Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

Breast plate has a face with a nice mellow patina with several small age spots. The stamping of the eagle is very good. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill and both loops.… (696-116). Learn More »

INDIAN WAR US CAVALRY MODEL 1881 HELMET PLATE

INDIAN WAR US CAVALRY MODEL 1881 HELMET PLATE

In 1872 cavalrymen were issued helmets with plumes as part of the full dress uniform. (Students still argue over whether it was British, German or even Russian influence.) Minor changes were made in… (M26271). Learn More »

$45.00
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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 well-known shop “The Gettysburg Sutler,” who then… (355-39). Learn More »

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