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NON-EXCAVATED, FALSE EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR CROSSED CANNON INSIGNIA

NON-EXCAVATED, FALSE EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR CROSSED CANNON INSIGNIA

This stamped brass device is an excellent example of a Civil War Artillery officer’s hat insignia. Device features two long cannon tubes crossed below their center points. Made to mimic the… (410-485). Learn More »

NON-EXCAVATED, SMALL FALSE EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR CROSSED SABERS INSIGNIA

NON-EXCAVATED, SMALL FALSE EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR CROSSED SABERS INSIGNIA

This stamped brass device is an excellent example of a Civil War Cavalry officer’s hat insignia. Device features two long sabers crossed at their center points. This specimen has scabbard rings… (410-484). Learn More »

C1880’S VETERAN’S BADGE - 4TH CORPS, 3RD DIVISION

C1880’S VETERAN’S BADGE - 4TH CORPS, 3RD DIVISION

1.125” silver sided, w/inset divisional blue triangle. Reverse bar-pin attached to circular black felt, 1.375” in diameter. Overall condition near mint. In circular plastic case. Superb corps… (1054-1488). Learn More »

SMALL EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR CROSSED SABERS INSIGNIA

SMALL EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR CROSSED SABERS INSIGNIA

This hat device is an excellent example of a Civil War Cavalry officer’s hat insignia. Device features two sabers crossed at their center points. This specimen features only three scabbard rings,… (410-483). Learn More »

$295.00
ON HOLD

SMALL EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR INFANTRY INSIGNIA, 42ND REGIMENT

SMALL EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR INFANTRY INSIGNIA, 42ND REGIMENT

This hat device is a very nice example of a Civil War Infantry officer’s hat insignia. Device features a French horn adorned with tassels. Constructed of embroidered bullion thread, this is sewn on… (410-482). Learn More »

FRAMED COLLECTION OF 1840’S MILITARY UNIFORM ACCESSORIES

FRAMED COLLECTION OF 1840’S MILITARY UNIFORM ACCESSORIES

Very nice display in a modern fame that meas. approx. 15.25 x 30.25 x 1.50 inches. At top is an engraved brass plate that reads “1840’S AMERICAN MILITARY UNIFORM PARAPHERNALIA FROM HEAD TO… (565-159). Learn More »

$165.00
Originally $195.00

UNION MEDICAL STAFF (“M.S.”) 1ST LIEUTENANT SHOULDER STRAPS

UNION MEDICAL STAFF (“M.S.”) 1ST LIEUTENANT SHOULDER STRAPS

Green dead bullion straps and Lieutenant bars, with jaceron trim, on blue velvet, with centered silver bullion “M.S.”.  One strap exhibits very slight rubbing on its lower outer margin. Reverse… (M26406). Learn More »

VOLUNTEER MILITIA TINNED IRON HAT PLATE CIRCA 1820-1835

VOLUNTEER MILITIA TINNED IRON HAT PLATE CIRCA 1820-1835

In contrast to the “enrolled militia,” which consisted of all eligible adult male citizens, the volunteer militia was composed of men who outfitted themselves at their own expense and formed… (30-2169). Learn More »

RARE EARLY MARINE CORPS EPAULETTES / WINGS

RARE EARLY MARINE CORPS EPAULETTES / WINGS

Heavily embroidered narrow bodied epaulettes with wide ends also known as “wings.” The top surface of these epaulets is a dark blue/black cloth with a very heavy, raised oak leaf decoration done… (344-2721). Learn More »

$5,500.00
Originally $6,500.00

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 »

$1,150.00
Originally $1,450.00

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 »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,550.00

MODEL 1833 PATTERN DRAGOON EAGLE BRASS CAP PLATE

MODEL 1833 PATTERN DRAGOON EAGLE BRASS CAP PLATE

This is one of the cap insignias that the US Army “Dragoons” (mounted branch of service) adopted in 1833. It features a brass, stamped eagle device affixed to a larger brass, eight-point start… (160-14). Learn More »

US STAFF OFFICER HAT INSIGNIA

US STAFF OFFICER HAT INSIGNIA

Bullion wreath, encircled “U.S”, on woven black patch, measuring 2.5 x1.75”. Bullion and U.S. lettering are tight, exhibiting medium dark patina. Patch edges slightly rough. Reverse stitching… (141-101). Learn More »

POST-WAR REUNION 1ST DIVISION 18TH CORPS BADGE

POST-WAR REUNION 1ST DIVISION 18TH CORPS BADGE

Nice stylized 18th Corps silver badge with a chased herringbone border with each arm having a bump out at center. Engraved at center of the badge is “1ST” for 1st Division. Badge meas. approx.… (142-54). Learn More »

VIRGINIA OFFICER’S 1858 HARDEE HAT INSIGNIA

VIRGINIA OFFICER’S 1858 HARDEE HAT INSIGNIA

An exceedingly rare piece of headgear insignia in excellent condition. When the wide-brimmed “Hardee” or “Jeff Davis” hat was adopted for universal wear as a dress hat in the U.S. Army in… (142-62). Learn More »

UNION THIRD CORPS, 1ST DIVISION VETERAN PIN, ca. 1880s

UNION THIRD CORPS, 1ST DIVISION VETERAN PIN, ca. 1880s

Vertical pin-bar, diamond shaped pin, .75 x 1.2”, of white metal, w/scalloped outer rim and enameled red  (1st division) interior diamond.  Exhibits light scratching, light chipping of red… (1054-1489). Learn More »

UNION VIII CORPS VETERAN'S BADGE

UNION VIII CORPS VETERAN'S BADGE

Hexagonal six-pointed star, w/reverse bar-pin, 1.125” in diameter. Of white metal, lightly scratched. Else VG. Composed of various units, the Union Corps was assigned to the Middle District of the… (1054-1493). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR VETERAN’S CAVALRY BADGE

CIVIL WAR VETERAN’S CAVALRY BADGE

An 1880s period cavalry veteran’s badge. The crossed sabers indicative of cavalry service are superimposed upon a five-pointed star and this is suspended from top bar with scrolled bottom edge and… (142-53). Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $295.00
ON HOLD

SMITH’S PATENT 2ND LT. OF INFANTRY SHOULDER STRAPS

SMITH’S PATENT 2ND LT. OF INFANTRY SHOULDER STRAPS

No Smith’s Patent information visible on the reverse. Blue velvet on the front is VF+. Borders with nearly all the original gilt.  [ss] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (142-45). Learn More »

$575.00
Originally $700.00
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SMITH’S PATENT 1ST LT. OF CAVALRY SHOULDER STRAPS

SMITH’S PATENT 1ST LT. OF CAVALRY SHOULDER STRAPS

No Smith’s Patent info visible on the reverse. Top background velvet with most of the brush surface worn thin. Very hard to find any cavalry straps today. … (142-44). Learn More »

$775.00
Originally $895.00


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SWORD PRESENTED TO A MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER WOUNDED AT PETERSBURG

Officer’s cavalry sabre inscribed between the top mount and throat, "Presented to /  Lt. J. Foster Pope / 14th Regt. Mass. Vols. / by / his late mess mates of / Co. A Mass. 13th / Apr 15th 1862". On July 16, 1861 23 year old John Foster Pope… (870-252). Learn More »

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