Insignia & Badges

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MILITIA EAGLE HAT PLATE C. 1850S

MILITIA EAGLE HAT PLATE C. 1850S

This item is a stamped brass eagle with spread wings.  It measures 3” wing tip to wing tip.  A shield, olive branch, and arrows are featured.  These were popular insignias used by militias in the… (33-282). Learn More »

MUSICIAN’S HAT INSIGNIA

MUSICIAN’S HAT INSIGNIA

A very interesting hat insignia for a musician.  Possibly Civil War or Indian Wars era, this is constructed of a stamped brass wreath and small numbers (“24”) of the false embroidered pattern. … (33-296). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR LOUISIANA HAT PIN

CIVIL WAR LOUISIANA HAT PIN

Stamped brass Louisiana hat pin consisting of a pelican feeding her young. Item meas. approx. 1.00 inch x 1.00 inch. Face has excellent detail in all respects and a nice light patina. Reverse has… (33-446). Learn More »

OFFICER’S FALSE EMBROIDERED CAVALRY INSIGNIA

OFFICER’S FALSE EMBROIDERED CAVALRY INSIGNIA

Crossed sabers made of stamped brass done in the false embroidered pattern. Insignia meas. approx. 4.00 inches wide x 2.00 inches tall. Face has a nice light patina. Reverse has only one attachment… (33-360). Learn More »

NICELY DONE 19TH CENTURY EMBROIDERED BURSTING BOMB INSIGNIA

NICELY DONE 19TH CENTURY EMBROIDERED BURSTING BOMB INSIGNIA

Item meas. approx. 2.00 x 1.25 inches and consists of a bursting bomb made of gold bullion thread and gold sequins on a black felt backing. Item has some light surface dirt but is in otherwise good… (33-369). Learn More »

110th NEW YORK VETERAN’S 19th ARMY CORPS BADGE

110th NEW YORK VETERAN’S 19th ARMY CORPS BADGE

The 110th New York recruited in Oswego County, New York, Company F coming largely from the town of Hannibal. The regiment mustered into U.S. service on 25 August 1862. It was sent to Baltimore, but in… (1000-1837). Learn More »

THIRD DIVISION SECOND ARMY CORPS BADGE

THIRD DIVISION SECOND ARMY CORPS BADGE

This is a high quality wartime badge for the Third Division of the Second Army Corps. Officers and some enlisted men quickly went to commercial or privately made badges after the adoption of Corps… (998-652). Learn More »

LEAD FILLED HAT INSIGNIA “H”

LEAD FILLED HAT INSIGNIA “H”

Stamped brass letter “H” meas. approx. 1.00 inch x 1.00 inch. Face shows light wear to finish. Reverse has most of the lead fill and all four attachment wires. … (33-476A). Learn More »

LEAD FILLED HAT INSIGNIA “K”

LEAD FILLED HAT INSIGNIA “K”

Stamped brass letter “K” meas. approx. 1.00 inch x 1.00 inch. Face shows light wear to finish. Reverse is mins any attachment wires or loops.    [ad] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (33-476B). Learn More »

LEAD FILLED HAT INSIGNIA “M”

LEAD FILLED HAT INSIGNIA “M”

Stamped brass letter “M” meas. approx. 1.00 inch x 1.25 inches. Face shows light wear to finish. Reverse has all of the lead fill and all four attachment wires. … (33-476C). Learn More »

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ORIGINAL INFANTRY HUNTING HORN INSIGNIA

ORIGINAL INFANTRY HUNTING HORN INSIGNIA

This is the insignia meant for wear on the top of an infantryman’s cap. Stamped brass with two wire brass loops on the back. This is an original example in very nice condition. … (33-352). Learn More »

$50.00
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GENERAL WILCOX’S FAREWELL ADDRESS TO THE NINTH CORPS PRESERVED BY JOHN M. DEANE, ALONG WITH ONE OF HIS ISSUE CORPS BADGES - MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM MASSACHUSETTS

GENERAL WILCOX’S FAREWELL ADDRESS TO THE NINTH CORPS PRESERVED BY JOHN M. DEANE, ALONG WITH ONE OF HIS ISSUE CORPS BADGES - MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM MASSACHUSETTS

John M. Deane was proud of his war service and preserved a wonderful archive of material. He rose from Lieutenant to Major, serving at the very first call for troops in the 3rd Mass Volunteer Militia… (1041-64). Learn More »

SMALL SIZED CIRCA 1850 RIFLEMAN’S INSIGNIA

SMALL SIZED CIRCA 1850 RIFLEMAN’S INSIGNIA

This insignia consist of an elongated horn with a single twist and tassels. It is made of stamped brass with two wire prongs on the reverse for attaching to a cap or hat.  Item meas. approx. 2.50… (33-359). Learn More »

NICELY DONE 19TH CENTURY EMBROIDERED BURSTING BOMB INSIGNIA

NICELY DONE 19TH CENTURY EMBROIDERED BURSTING BOMB INSIGNIA

Item meas. approx. 2.00 x 1.25 inches and consists of a bursting bomb made of gold bullion thread and gold sequins on a red felt backing. Item has some light surface dirt and the thread has darkened… (33-370). Learn More »

SHERIDAN’S CAVALRY CORPS BADGE

SHERIDAN’S CAVALRY CORPS BADGE

Stamped brass badge consists of crossed sabers superimposed over a sunburst with a red oval at center. Badge meas. approx. 3.00 x 2.25 inches. Red enamel at center shows chips and reverse has only one… (33-392). Learn More »

ENLISTED MAN’S ARTILLERY HAT INSIGNIA

ENLISTED MAN’S ARTILLERY HAT INSIGNIA

Stamped brass crossed cannons as issued to enlisted men prior to the Civil War. Insignia meas. approx. 2.25 x 1.50 inches. Face is clean with a light patina. Reverse has two attachment wires. … (33-391). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA DRUMMER’S PIN

CIVIL WAR ERA DRUMMER’S PIN

Pin is of stamped brass and shows a drum with drumsticks resting on top sitting on the ground. Pin has good detail as the tension ropes, hoops and heads can clearly be delineated. Face shows light… (33-390). Learn More »

$250.00
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RARE ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR CLOTH CORPS BADGE FROM THE ARCHIVE OF JOHN M. DEANE - 3rd and 29th MASSACHUSETTS, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

RARE ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR CLOTH CORPS BADGE FROM THE ARCHIVE OF JOHN M. DEANE - 3rd and 29th MASSACHUSETTS, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

Civil War corps badges can be a minefield for the collector and cloth badges are especially hard to judge. Here is one that you can sleep at night owning. This comes from the archive of material… (1041-56). Learn More »

SMALL KEPI SIZED ARTILLERY OFFICER’S INSIGNIA

SMALL KEPI SIZED ARTILLERY OFFICER’S INSIGNIA

These small stamped brass crossed cannons are of the false embroidered style and is meant for use on the front of a kepi as opposed to a forage cap. The detail on the cannons is very good and they… (33-378). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S ARTILLERY HAT INSIGNIA

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S ARTILLERY HAT INSIGNIA

Crossed cannons made of gold bullion thread with a red felt center bordered by dead bullion on a circular black felt backing. Overall dimensions of the item are 2.25 x 2.25 inches. Some light surface… (33-388). Learn More »


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SET OF BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN - OEUVRES DE BLAISE PASCAL

A Paris: Chez Lefevre, Libraire, Rue de L’Epeon N.6, 1819. French language edition, five volumes in full leather. Gilt ruled spines and decorative design. Black leather title and author labels stamped in gilt. Each volume bears title page… (959-01). Learn More »

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