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EXTREMELY RARE CIVIL WAR SIGNAL CORPS EMBROIDERED BULLION INSIGNIA

EXTREMELY RARE CIVIL WAR SIGNAL CORPS EMBROIDERED BULLION INSIGNIA

Civil War insignia for the signal corps is among the rarest of the rare. Initially titled the signal service as part of the army staff, it was only established in 1860 with the appointment of one… (480-194). Learn More »

$4,500.00
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PAIR OF EMBROIDERED ORDNANCE-STYLE FLAMING BOMB INSIGNIA

PAIR OF EMBROIDERED ORDNANCE-STYLE FLAMING BOMB INSIGNIA

This is a nice pair of gold bullion embroidered “flaming bomb” or “flaming shell” insignia on a trimmed red background in excellent condition. The ball is made of tightly coiled bullion that… (480-195). Learn More »

$195.00
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US WORLD WAR TWO NAVY AVIATOR WINGS

US WORLD WAR TWO NAVY AVIATOR WINGS

Gold plated Naval aviator’s wings with 2.00 inch wing span and shield with anchor at center. Reverse is marked “BALFOUR” over “STERLING” at center. There is also an operating pin and… (266-1013). Learn More »

$50.00
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US WORLD WAR TWO 10 KARAT GOLD NAVY AVIATOR WINGS

US WORLD WAR TWO 10 KARAT GOLD NAVY AVIATOR WINGS

Naval aviator’s wings with 2.00 inch wing span and shield with anchor at center. Reverse has an operating pin that opens to a 45% angle and fastens properly. Reverse is also marked “10K.” Nice… (266-1010). Learn More »

US WORLD WAR TWO NAVY AVIATOR WINGS

US WORLD WAR TWO NAVY AVIATOR WINGS

Gold plated Naval aviator’s wings with 3.00 inch wing span and shield with anchor at center. Reverse is marked “STERLING” and has a stylized eagle with “HH” for “HILBORN HAMBURGER” at… (266-1012). Learn More »

$85.00
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US WORLD WAR TWO NAVY OFFICER’S INSIGNIA

US WORLD WAR TWO NAVY OFFICER’S INSIGNIA

Insignia consists of a silver spread-winged eagle and shield superimposed over gold plated crossed anchors. Insignia was worn on the overseas caps of Navy officers. Reverse is stamped “STERLING”… (266-1011). Learn More »

US WORLD WAR TWO ENGRAVED GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL GROUP FROM THE COLLECTION OF RON TUNISON

US WORLD WAR TWO ENGRAVED GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL GROUP FROM THE COLLECTION OF RON TUNISON

This small group of items belonged to PFC. Albert E. Stefenelli of the 1853rd Statistical Control Unit of the 8th Service Command. The group consists of a Good Conduct medal in the original blue… (1100-243). Learn More »

$50.00
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GERMAN WORLD WAR TWO BLACK WOUND BADGE FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

GERMAN WORLD WAR TWO BLACK WOUND BADGE FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

The wound badge was originally established on March 3, 1918 by Kaiser Wilhelm II to recognize those wounded during WWI. The badge came in three classes, black, silver and gold with the class bestowed… (1100-147). Learn More »

$50.00
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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. … (2020-718). Learn More »

$38.50
SOLD

NEW JERSEY BADGE IDENTIFIED TO 12TH N.J. INFANTRYMAN

NEW JERSEY BADGE IDENTIFIED TO 12TH N.J. INFANTRYMAN

Metal badge given by the state to New Jersey veterans who served in the Civil War. This medal is numbered 3370 and engraved with “John L. Severns”. Two-piece medal with spring pin attached to the… (2020-716). 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

LEAD FILLED COMPANY LETTER

LEAD FILLED COMPANY LETTER

Stamped brass letter “H” with lead filled back and four prongs for attaching to hat or cap. Letter meas. approx. 1.00 x 1.00 inch. Item is in good condition with just minor surface wear. … (33-476). Learn More »

$20.00
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SECOND LIEUTENANT OF STAFF SHOULDER STRAPS

SECOND LIEUTENANT OF STAFF SHOULDER STRAPS

A nice wartime pair of Second Lieutenant’s shoulder straps for an officer serving on staff duty. This could be any post from something at the regimental level right up to duty on a general… (1091-06). Learn More »

WARTIME SILVER 5TH CORPS BADGE WITH ENGRAVED INITIALS

WARTIME SILVER 5TH CORPS BADGE WITH ENGRAVED INITIALS

Silver Maltese cross 5th Corps badge that meas. approx. 1.25 x 1.25 inches with a broken “T” bar pin on the reverse. Face has the initials “GUCA” engraved at center. Letters are in period… (2020-46). Learn More »

$300.00
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RARE WARTIME CLOTH THIRD DIVISION FIFTH CORPS BADGE OF C.E. DEARING 16th MAINE

RARE WARTIME CLOTH THIRD DIVISION FIFTH CORPS BADGE OF C.E. DEARING 16th MAINE

Cloth corps badges are a minefield for the collector. There is little to go on with a badge that has no provenance and the market is flooded with fakes, impositions, and the occasional G.A.R. badge… (766-1094). Learn More »

SECOND LIEUTENANT OF ARTILLERY SMITH PATENT SHOULDER STRAPS

SECOND LIEUTENANT OF ARTILLERY SMITH PATENT SHOULDER STRAPS

Smith’s patent straps made use of a false-embroidered gilt brass border that could be used with different colored fabric interiors. This was a benefit to military goods dealers, who could then… (1087-32). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR LIEUTENANT COLONEL OF INFANTRY SHOULDER STRAPS

CIVIL WAR LIEUTENANT COLONEL OF INFANTRY SHOULDER STRAPS

These shoulder straps are the regulation insignia for an infantry lieutenant colonel. The silver oak leaves are the regulation hold-over from their appearance on gilt epaulets and appear on a medium… (1087-35). Learn More »

MAJOR OF INFANTRY SHOULDER STRAPS WITH SHOE-STRING TIES

MAJOR OF INFANTRY SHOULDER STRAPS WITH SHOE-STRING TIES

This is a pair of major of infantry shoulder straps measuring approximately 4 ½” x 1 ¾”. These are single bordered, infantry straps. The bullion embroidered borders are in good condition with… (142-68). Learn More »

PAIR OF EMBROIDERED CAVALRY HAT INSIGNIA FOR 7TH MISSOURI CAVALRY CAPTAIN

PAIR OF EMBROIDERED CAVALRY HAT INSIGNIA FOR 7TH MISSOURI CAVALRY CAPTAIN

The first item is a black felt oval that meas. approx. 4.50 inches long x 2.50 inches wide and is outlined with a single border of gold dead bullion. Felt is in excellent condition. At center of the… (766-1058). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR STAFF CAPTAIN’S SHOULDER STRAPS

CIVIL WAR STAFF CAPTAIN’S SHOULDER STRAPS

Captains of staff could perform a number of duties. Some could often be found on the staffs of brigadier generals and higher officers in the field, not only carrying out administrative duties, but… (1087-37). 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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