Military Accoutrements

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UNUSUAL PAIR CIVIL WAR PERIOD MEDICAL INSIGNIA

UNUSUAL PAIR CIVIL WAR PERIOD MEDICAL INSIGNIA

This insignia consists of the letters “MD” flanked by Lieutenant-Colonel silver oak leaves. The letters “MD” are done in Old English script using heavy gold bullion thread and meas. approx.… (456-03). Learn More »

VIRGINIA BELT PLATE

VIRGINIA BELT PLATE

Stamped brass rectangular belt plate has the raised image of the Virginia state seal with motto, “SIC SEMPER TYRANUS” above, and, “VIRGINIA” below. Seal features Virtus with sword down and… (1000-1340). Learn More »

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE “BEVELED EDGE” FRAME BUCKLE

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE “BEVELED EDGE” FRAME BUCKLE

Small Confederate frame buckle measuring 55mm wide x 63mm tall.  Dug belt buckle with even tan patina. Excellent condition with nice original “body curve”. Recovered from central Virginia. … (1000-1320). Learn More »

RELIC U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE – GETTYSBURG RETREAT

RELIC U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE – GETTYSBURG RETREAT

This excavated plate has a nice brass face with chocolate brown patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. The reverse has 99.9% of the lead fill. Both iron hooks have rusted away. This was… (286-270). Learn More »

BRITISH MUSKET SLING – 77TH REGIMENT

BRITISH MUSKET SLING – 77TH REGIMENT

British white buff leather musket sling.  Measures approximately 41” long and 1 ½” wide with a loop sewn in place at one end and a second “floating” loop. White buff leather is in excellent… (1000-670). Learn More »

NON-DUG CONFEDERATE SPUR

NON-DUG CONFEDERATE SPUR

This is a nice, complete Richmond style Confederate spur.  It is non-dug, heavy cast brass and retains a mellow bronze patina from age.  Has squared-off neck with original iron rowel that spins. … (1000-1513). Learn More »

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE SPUR

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE SPUR

A nice example of a Confederate cavalry spur in good “dug” condition.  Brass spur with only minimal remains of iron rowel.  No damage or bends to the spur.  Nice brown patina with surface dirt… (1000-1521). Learn More »

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE SPUR

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE SPUR

A nice example of a Confederate cavalry spur in excellent “dug” condition.  Brass spur with no rowel remaining.  No damage or bends to the spur.  Nice green patina.  Open, round strap loops at… (1000-1509). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR MUSKET SLING – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

CIVIL WAR MUSKET SLING – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

Regulation leather musket sling for Civil War-era muskets and rifles. Smooth brown leather in excellent condition. Measures approximately 66” long. Complete with brass hook on one end, loop sewn on… (998-620). Learn More »

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US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Choice eagle plate found on the 1st Day’s battlefield west of town along Route 30 bridge over Willoughby Run. Sans both iron loops on back. Nice light olive patina on… (286-446). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE TIN CANTEEN

CONFEDERATE TIN CANTEEN

Spheroid canteen made entirely of tin with two convex side panels with crimped and soldered edges. Canteen meas. approx. 6.25 inches across with edges that are 1.50 inches wide. All three sling… (1000-555). Learn More »

MILITIA / CONFEDERATE CLIPPED-CORNER BELT PLATE

MILITIA / CONFEDERATE CLIPPED-CORNER BELT PLATE

Excavated “clipped corner” belt plate.  Dark green-brown mixed patina.  Retains very good shape as most sheet brass plates were susceptible to bends and folds.  This specimen exhibits only the… (1000-1316). Learn More »

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE

Simple Confederate frame buckle measuring 65mm wide x 75mm tall.  Dug belt buckle with green patina. The central bar that the belt leather attaches to has a hairline, but the bar itself is not bent.… (1000-1336). Learn More »

MILITIA SWORD BELT & BUCKLE, ca. 1846- 1850

MILITIA SWORD BELT & BUCKLE, ca. 1846- 1850

Black bridle leather, 38” in width, 1.5” in width. Two Strap-hangars, 11 x 22.75” in length, .875” in width. Brass circular disc buckle, with wingspread eagle encircled by 29 stars. Circular,… (846-110). Learn More »

LIKE NEW AUTOGRAPHED COPY OF “AMERICAN MILITARY BELT PLATES”

LIKE NEW AUTOGRAPHED COPY OF “AMERICAN MILITARY BELT PLATES”

Hardcover volume meas. approx. 8.75 x 11.25 inches. The work was done by Michael J. O’Donnell and J. Duncan Campbell and is signed by them on a bookplate pasted to the inside front cover. Volume was… (573-68). Learn More »

TWO PIECE CS TONGUE AND WREATH PLATE ON THE ORIGINAL BELT

TWO PIECE CS TONGUE AND WREATH PLATE ON THE ORIGINAL BELT

Sandcast two-piece plate in excellent condition. Tongue is slightly convex with a good, clear “C’ and an “S” that has a flaw in the upper serif. Wreath has pronounced detail. Both pieces have… (846-107). Learn More »

EXCELLENT CONDITION U.S. NAVY ENLISTED BELT

EXCELLENT CONDITION U.S. NAVY ENLISTED BELT

Regulation belt made of blackened buff leather.  This pattern belt and japanned iron friction buckle seems to have appeared in 1862.  It is specifically detailed as a regulation issue item by the… (1000-576). Learn More »

EXCAVATED CIVIL WAR “VMM” OVAL WAIST BELT PLATE

EXCAVATED CIVIL WAR “VMM” OVAL WAIST BELT PLATE

Presented here is an excavated “Volunteer Militia of Maine” oval waist belt plate that was issued to the State’s volunteer infantrymen early in the Civil War. Maine formally organized its… (1000-1541). Learn More »

EXCAVATED CIVIL WAR “VMM” OVAL WAIST BELT PLATE

EXCAVATED CIVIL WAR “VMM” OVAL WAIST BELT PLATE

Presented here is an excavated “Volunteer Militia of Maine” oval waist belt plate that was issued to the State’s volunteer infantrymen early in the Civil War. Maine formally organized its… (1000-1539). Learn More »

EXCAVATED “OVM” WAIST BELT PLATE

EXCAVATED “OVM” WAIST BELT PLATE

This Civil War Ohio Volunteer Militia Enlisted Infantry belt plate, is in good excavated condition.  This early war belt plate measures 52 mm x 75 mm and is constructed from die-struck rolled sheet… (1000-1540). Learn More »


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PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

This lot consists of five letters written between John Griffen and Samuel Reeves; a legal agreement between Griffen, Reeves, and Emile Geyelin; Samuel Reeves’ copy of Letters Patent 37108 with patent drawings included and with patent office seal… (274-204). Learn More »

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