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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 »

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 »

MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN WITH COVER, SLING & STOPPER

MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN WITH COVER, SLING & STOPPER

The model 1858 canteen was the most popular canteen of the Civil War period. Canteen measures approximately 7 ¾” in diameter. It is covered in brown wool. The cover is complete and in good… (490-1016). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE WOOD CANTEEN CAPTURED AT RESACA, GEORGIA

CONFEDERATE WOOD CANTEEN CAPTURED AT RESACA, GEORGIA

Confederate spherical wood canteen complete with both iron retaining bands, however all three sling keepers and some wood around the bunghole are missing. There is also no cork stopper or sling. The… (846-61). Learn More »

PAINTED CANTEEN IDENTIFIED TO 20TH MAINE SOLDIER

PAINTED CANTEEN IDENTIFIED TO 20TH MAINE SOLDIER

Item is a Model 1858 smoothside canteen minus the cover, sling and cork stopper. The spout and all three sling keepers are present. The entire body of the canteen is painted black with the spout and… (377-09). Learn More »

EARLY 19TH CENTURY MILITIA “CHEESEBOX” STYLE CANTEEN

EARLY 19TH CENTURY MILITIA “CHEESEBOX” STYLE CANTEEN

Measures approx. 7” dia., 2 5/8” thick. Retains 75% of it is original dark blue or green paint. Three small leather sling keepers evenly spaced around the edge secured with small nails. Face has a… (30-2021). Learn More »

$695.00
ON HOLD

MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN COMPLETE WITH CORK, COVER & SLING

MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN COMPLETE WITH CORK, COVER & SLING

Complete 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… (889-89). Learn More »

$595.00
ON HOLD

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… (490-1014). Learn More »

TIN DRUM CANTEEN

TIN DRUM CANTEEN

This is a Civil War-era tin drum canteen in very good condition. Tin spout and all three strap brackets are present. Measures 6” in diameter x 1 3/4” wide. The body is solid with usual dings,… (172-3518). Learn More »

US MODEL 1858 NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN ID’D TO 3RD CONNECTICUT VOL. INFANTRY, CIRCA 1870 (INDIAN WAR ERA USE)

US MODEL 1858 NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN ID’D TO 3RD CONNECTICUT VOL. INFANTRY, CIRCA 1870 (INDIAN WAR ERA USE)

Tin smooth side canteen with original canvas cover, sling, spout with cork, pull ring and chain. Three sling keepers are present. Body of canteen is good, with some light surface rust and dents.… (526-59). Learn More »

TIN DRUM CANTEEN

TIN DRUM CANTEEN

Civil War era tin drum canteen is in very good condition. The body is solid with just some slight dings and dents. Spout and all three sling keepers are present. Canteen has some slight surface… (172-4012). 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 »

NICE LOOKING CONFEDRATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN WITH LEATHER SLING

NICE LOOKING CONFEDRATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN WITH LEATHER SLING

This is a very nice looking southern veteran. The overall appeal of this canteen is excellent. The wood has a wonderful rich dark untouched patina and aside from some minor scratches is in excellent… (408-28). Learn More »

TIN DRUM CANTEEN WITH COVER AND REPLACEMENT SLING

TIN DRUM CANTEEN WITH COVER AND REPLACEMENT SLING

This tin drum canteen is complete with all three sling keepers and spout. Each side has a slightly raised center and a protruding rim. There is a slight dent in one side. The cloth cover is a heavy… (172-3378). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERIOD, UNCONVENTIONAL, DOUBLE-SPOUTED TIN CANTEEN

CIVIL WAR PERIOD, UNCONVENTIONAL, DOUBLE-SPOUTED TIN CANTEEN

This Civil War period artifact is a fine original example of a very rare and unusual double-spout tin canteen. The all metal accoutrement features dual, but separate interior compartments s container… (217-236). Learn More »

U.S. MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN, NEW YORK DEPOT TYPE

U.S. MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN

This is one of the standard canteens used by soldiers on both sides during the Civil War. The body of this canteen is in good condition with no major dents. The body is covered with a brown wool cloth… (410-72). Learn More »

US MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN

US MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN

This canteen is the New York Depot pattern with a hole punched in one of the sling keepers for the stopper chain. The body is in good condition with no major dings or dents. There is a nice brown… (172-3228). Learn More »

PAINTED DOUBLE SPOUT CONFEDERATE TIN DRUM CANTEEN

PAINTED DOUBLE SPOUT CONFEDERATE TIN DRUM CANTEEN

This canteen is a little larger than the average tin drum canteen. This one meas. approx. 8.00 inches across and is approx. 2.08 inches wide. One side of the canteen is completely flat while the other… (217-221). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE TIN DRUM CANTEEN WITH COVER ID’D TO 4TH NORTH CAROLINA

CONFEDERATE TIN DRUM CANTEEN WITH COVER ID’D TO 4TH NORTH CAROLINA

Unique Confederate tin drum canteen in that it has a linsey-woolsey cover with “T.S. 4TH N.C.” embroidered on its face in red thread. This exact canteen appeared on page 76 of Steve Sylvia and… (217-224). Learn More »

$5,500.00
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LEATHER CANTEL PATENT CANTEEN ID’D TO 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE SOLDIER

LEATHER CANTEL PATENT CANTEEN ID’D TO 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE SOLDIER

This black leather canteen was the design of Lazare Cantel who was given a patent for it on October 14, 1862. The body consists of two pieces of heavy molded leather held together with copper rivets… (217-202). Learn More »

DOUBLE SPOUT CANTEEN & RATION CAN ISSUED TO 1ST CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

DOUBLE SPOUT CANTEEN & RATION CAN ISSUED TO 1ST CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

This type of non-regulation canteen/ration can is known to have been issued to members of the 1st Connecticut Infantry which served for three months and took part in the 1st Battle of Bull Run. The… (217-210). Learn More »

MILITIA TIN DRUM CANTEEN

MILITIA TIN DRUM CANTEEN

Circa 1850s. 6.25"x1.875" (convex sides). 1" spout with chipped cork. Two sling rings soldered on 3" from spout on each side. Dull gray color w/numerous scratches & small dents. Half dozen tiny… (108-377). Learn More »

$295.00
Originally $350.00

CS TIN DRUM CANTEEN, EARLY GETTYSBURG PICK UP FROM THE COLLECTION OF HENRY CHRITZMAN

CS TIN DRUM CANTEEN, EARLY GETTYSBURG PICK UP FROM THE COLLECTION OF HENRY CHRITZMAN

Good condition tin drum canteen. Body is in excellent shape no dings or dents. Very light surface rust. All three sling keepers are present. Heavy leather sling with roller buckle. Sling is broken in… (579-02). Learn More »

CS TIN DRUM CANTEEN RECOVERED BY BILL GAVIN IN JEFFERSON COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA

CS TIN DRUM CANTEEN RECOVERED BY BILL GAVIN IN JEFFERSON COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA

All strap loops are intact on this Confederate canteen. Considerable surface rust with some original finish shining through. Canteen measures 7 1/2" in diameter. This item is from the collection of… (601-20). Learn More »


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FANTASTIC FRAMED COLLECTION OF ARTIFACTS IDENTIFIED TO TWO BROTHERS WHO SERVED IN THE 16TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

The shadow box frame with fancy gold gilt border measures 30” x 26”. The items inside are wired or tacked to the box portion of the frame. Private/Corporal William Lyman of Co. K, 16th Massachusetts Infantry enlisted July 2, 1861 in Cambridge,… (M23736). Learn More »

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