Insignia & Badges

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CIVIL WAR SILK DISC KNOWN AS A PATRIOT OR SECESSION BADGE

CIVIL WAR SILK DISC KNOWN AS A PATRIOT OR SECESSION BADGE

This Civil War artifact specimen of silk is often referred to as a ‘Patriot Badge’ or a ‘Secession Badge’ used by northern and southern civilians of the period. Badge measures 2¾” in… (172-3580). Learn More »

$100.00
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UNCUT PAIR OF LIEUTENANT-COLONEL’S LEAVES

UNCUT PAIR OF LIEUTENANT-COLONEL’S LEAVES

This item is a piece of black felt that meas. approx. 4.75 inches long x 4.00 inches wide. Sewn to the felt are two pairs of Lieutenant-Colonel’s oak leaves. If cut across the center you would end… (408-244). Learn More »

UNCUT PAIR OF MAJOR’S LEAVES

UNCUT PAIR OF MAJOR’S LEAVES

This item is a piece of black felt that meas. approx. 4.75 inches long x 4.00 inches wide. Sewn to the felt are two pairs of Major’s oak leaves. If cut across the center you would end up with two… (408-245). Learn More »

$295.00
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PAIR OF EMBROIDERED FIVE-POINTED STARS

PAIR OF EMBROIDERED FIVE-POINTED STARS

Each star is constructed out of tightly sewn gold thread with a white thread backing. Stars are a definite pair and show matching age and surface dirt. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (408-261). Learn More »

$175.00
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POSSIBLE WORLD WAR ONE INSIGNIA

POSSIBLE WORLD WAR ONE INSIGNIA

Not really sure what this insignia is for. It is a black wool square that meas. approx. 1.25 x 1.00 inch and has four lightning bolts done in gold bullion thread. Item is in good… (408-268). Learn More »

$10.00
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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.… (408-247). Learn More »

$695.00
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UNUSUAL 2ND CORPS  BADGE

UNUSUAL 2ND CORPS BADGE

Badge is made of blue velvet with a twisted gold wire border with a circle at center made of gold bullion thread. The reverse shows hand stitching and has a sky-blue cloth backing. Badge meas. approx.… (408-267). Learn More »

WARTIME 3RD DIVISION 6TH CORPS BADGE

WARTIME 3RD DIVISION 6TH CORPS BADGE

This cross shaped badge has a black cloth backing with a buckram center for stiffening. The edge is made of embroidered gold thread with a sky-blue wool center. The gold thread has some tarnish from… (408-266). Learn More »

EMBROIDERED HAT OR CAP INSIGNIA

EMBROIDERED HAT OR CAP INSIGNIA

This insignia is a number “1” inside a laurel wreath. The number and wreath are constructed of bright bullion thread that has tarnished over the years on a black felt oval backing. Insignia meas.… (408-265). Learn More »

EMBROIDERED HAT OR CAP INSIGNIA

EMBROIDERED HAT OR CAP INSIGNIA

This insignia is a number “1” inside a oak wreath. The number and wreath are constructed of bullion thread that has tarnished some over the years. The wreath is actually done in two different… (408-249). Learn More »

CASED NAVAL PAYMASTER EPAULETTES, CA. 1860s

CASED NAVAL PAYMASTER EPAULETTES, CA. 1860s

Maker trademark: “Horstmann Bros / Philadelphia”. Features yellow bullion pillows with three silver pay-master leaf insignia, & naval service attachment button. Bullion outer shell linked… (729-08). Learn More »

PAIR OF NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER'S SHOULDER SCALES

PAIR OF NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER'S SHOULDER SCALES

Excellent example of a matching set of brass NCO shoulder scales. These type brass scales were originally adopted in the 1850’s for all branches of services. While these were intended to be worn for… (450-41). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR MAJOR OF CAVALRY SHOULDER STRAP

CIVIL WAR MAJOR OF CAVALRY SHOULDER STRAP

Single strap, 4.25 x 1.625”. Silver bullion oak leaf on yellow felt field, with bright bullion border, inner and outer jaceron trim, black cloth border & stitched burlap & leather covered… (408-256). Learn More »

$195.00
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CIVIL WAR COLONEL OF CAVALRY SHOULDER STRAP

CIVIL WAR COLONEL OF CAVALRY SHOULDER STRAP

4.75 x 2”. Dark dead bullion eagle with sequins on yellow felt field, with bright & dead bullion stranded border. Inner jaceron trim missing. Outer black cloth border, stitched burlap backing.… (408-257). Learn More »

$200.00
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PAIR OF CIVIL WAR CAPTAIN OF ARTILLERY SHOULDER STRAPS

PAIR OF CIVIL WAR CAPTAIN OF ARTILLERY SHOULDER STRAPS

3.5 x 1.375”. Gold dead bullion captains bars at each end, on red felt field. Bullion border, with inner & outer jaceron trim. Outer blue cloth border. Stitched burlap backing. In good… (408-232). Learn More »

$450.00
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PAIR OF CIVIL WAR CAPTAIN OF STAFF SHOULDER STRAPS

PAIR OF CIVIL WAR CAPTAIN OF STAFF SHOULDER STRAPS

3.5 x .1.75”. Bright bullion double-strand captain’s bars at both ends, with double stranded bullion bordering, with outer & inner jaceron trim, with black cloth outer border, and burlap… (408-235). Learn More »

$325.00
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STAMPED BRASS GOVERNMENT ISSUE INFANTRY HUNTING HORN INSIGNIA

STAMPED BRASS GOVERNMENT ISSUE INFANTRY HUNTING HORN INSIGNIA

This style of infantry insignia was issued by the US Government for use on the Pattern 1858 dress or “Hardee” hat. They were also used on forage caps. The insignia was meant for use by an enlisted… (408-120). Learn More »

NICE MATCHED SET OF CIVIL WAR USMC SHAKO INSIGNIA

NICE MATCHED SET OF CIVIL WAR USMC SHAKO INSIGNIA

This is the shield and half wreath worn by the Marines even before the Civil War.  Missing is the brass horn and the letter M but a reproduction one has been added. The shield is die struck and made… (198-707). Learn More »

CHASSEUR UNIFORM EPAULETTES

CHASSEUR UNIFORM EPAULETTES

These epaulettes were for the French Chasseur uniforms issued to the 62nd and 83rd Pennsylvania and the 18th Massachusetts. The three regiments were the winners of a drill competition held in the Army… (195-163). Learn More »

GROUP OF MEDALS ID’D TO 62ND NEW YORK PRISONER OF WAR

GROUP OF MEDALS ID’D TO 62ND NEW YORK PRISONER OF WAR

This group of medals is identified to Walter W. Hyde of Company E, 62nd New York Infantry. First in the group is Hyde’s wartime engraved silver 6th Corps badge. It meas. approx. 1.50 x 1.50 inches.… (M23762). Learn More »


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