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CAPTAIN OF 10th INFANTRY DRESS EPAULETTES

CAPTAIN OF 10th INFANTRY DRESS EPAULETTES

Pair of dress, bullion epaulettes for an infantry officer. Epaulette upper-surfaces feature gold bullion “boards” with ¼” wide embroidered bullion edging and stamped brass “clam shell”.… (410-234). Learn More »

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.… (456-03). Learn More »

DUG 6th CORPS BADGE

DUG 6th CORPS BADGE

Brass 6th corps badge has a darkened green patina. One side has a notch which was for attaching badge to the soldier’s hat or left side of the uniform. This avoided confusion on the battlefield as a… (883-49). Learn More »

$295.00
Originally $395.00

PORTION OF A 6th CORPS BADGE

PORTION OF A 6th CORPS BADGE

Brass back section of a 6th corps badge has a darkened patina. Reverse features original soldered attachment pin and hook. There are also four small holes along edges of badge. Missing is piece of… (883-65). Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $350.00

2nd CORPS BADGE IN RELIC CONDITION

2nd CORPS BADGE IN RELIC CONDITION

Iron 2nd corps badge has light surface rust. Reverse originally featured a soldered attachment pin with hook, but all that is present is the base of both. Corps badges were attached to the soldier’s… (883-58). Learn More »

$425.00
Originally $495.00

DUG 5th CORPS BADGE

DUG 5th CORPS BADGE

Brass 5th corps badge has a darkened patina. This badge has a loop at the top for attachment purposes. Corps badges were attached to the soldier’s hat or left side of the uniform. This avoided… (883-323). Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $225.00

COLLECTION OF RARE & EXCELLENT CONDITION CIVIL WAR MEDICAL INSIGNIA

COLLECTION OF RARE & EXCELLENT CONDITION CIVIL WAR MEDICAL INSIGNIA

This is a group of five Civil War medical insignia to include a pair of Hospital Steward chevrons, a pair of Medical Cadet insignia and a single Caduceus in an oval. The hospital steward chevrons are… (998-605). Learn More »

$3,750.00
ON HOLD

ID DISK BELONGING TO ELIAS EBAUGH – 6TH MARYLAND INFANTRY

ID DISK BELONGING TO ELIAS EBAUGH – 6TH MARYLAND INFANTRY

During the Civil War, soldiers were concerned that their bodies would not be identified in the aftermath of a battle because neither the Union nor Confederate government issued identification tags,… (998-597). Learn More »

$595.00
ON HOLD

ID DISC FOR 1st NEW YORK MOUNTED RIFLES PRIVATE

ID DISC FOR 1st NEW YORK MOUNTED RIFLES PRIVATE

Very nice brass ID disc that meas. approx. 1.25 inch across. The obverse has a spread-winged eagle with shield on his chest and 13 stars with the word “UNION” above his head. Around the edge is… (998-596). Learn More »

SILVER 3RD CORPS BADGE IDENTIFIED TO 84TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

SILVER 3RD CORPS BADGE IDENTIFIED TO 84TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

Very nice silver badge with script engraving that reads “CO. E, 84TH REGT. DANL. OBERLY, PA. VOLS.” Inscription is attended by the usual engraved scroll decorations. Badge meas. approx. 1.00 inch… (998-594). Learn More »

WONDERFULLY EXECUTED INFANTRY OFFICER’S HUNTING HORN INSIGNIA MADE OF BONE

WONDERFULLY EXECUTED INFANTRY OFFICER’S HUNTING HORN INSIGNIA MADE OF BONE

Section of animal bone formed into the shape of an infantry hunting horn complete with tassels. Overall the item meas. approx. 2.25 inches wide x 1.50 inches tall. There is a carefully done hand drawn… (M25782). Learn More »

POST-WAR 18TH/24TH CORPS BADGE

POST-WAR 18TH/24TH CORPS BADGE

White metal badge in the shape of the 18th Corps cross with an incised heart shaped 24th Corps badge done in red enamel at center. The edge of the former is chased with a scrolled line. Reverse of the… (M25780). 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 »

$215.00
Originally $240.00

DUG LEAD ID DISC FOR 74TH NEW YORK SOLDIER - ROUGH CONDITION

DUG LEAD ID DISC FOR 74TH NEW YORK SOLDIER - ROUGH CONDITION

This disc was dug in the greater Richmond area and did not fare well during its time in the ground. Its edges are badly chipped with 55%-60% material loss. Both sides of the disc also show chipping… (149-22). Learn More »

$275.00
Originally $295.00

IDENTITY SHIELD FOR SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR SOLDIER FROM GEORGIA

IDENTITY SHIELD FOR SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR SOLDIER FROM GEORGIA

This identity shield appears to have been dug in that the pin is gone from the back and its surface is dark. Boldly stamped on the face is “Co. K / 1st / GA. / Vols.” Around the edge of the shield… (M23794). Learn More »

SILVER IDENTIFICATION SHIELD ENGRAVED “WILLIAM E. REPPERT / CO C / 15 REG / ANDERSON CAVALRY / PV”.

SILVER IDENTIFICATION SHIELD ENGRAVED “WILLIAM E. REPPERT / CO C / 15 REG / ANDERSON CAVALRY / PV”.

Measures 1.25” x 1.25”. T-bar pin on reverse. Private Reppert enlisted August 12, 1862 at Pittsburgh for 3 years enlistment in Co F of the 15th PA Cavalry. He was listed as 18 years old, a… (945-277). Learn More »

IRISH-AMERICAN MILITIA SHOULDER PLATE, 1880s

IRISH-AMERICAN MILITIA SHOULDER PLATE, 1880s

Sheet brass, clipped corner shoulder belt plate measures 4” tall x 2 7/8” wide. On the front are mounted three separate brass pieces. Top to bottom, they are: a ribbon that reads “ERIN”; an… (990-97). Learn More »

THIRD CORPS BADGE DUG IN MINE RUN, VIRGINIA AREA

THIRD CORPS BADGE DUG IN MINE RUN, VIRGINIA AREA

Diamond shaped Union 3rd Corps badge that meas. approx. 1.00 x 1.50 inches. Face is discolored a bit from ground action and the reverse has the remains of the pin solder. Overall the item is in very… (986-71). Learn More »

6th CORPS BADGE

6th CORPS BADGE

Recovered in the greater Richmond, VA area. Brass 6th corps badge has a darkened patina. Reverse originally featured a soldered attachment hook and pin, but all that is present is the base that would… (883-45). Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $495.00

DUG 6th CORPS BADGE

DUG 6th CORPS BADGE

Recovered in the greater Richmond, VA area. Brass 6th corps badge has a darkened patina. Reverse shows where attachment pin had been soldered on but is no longer present. There are also two small… (883-57). Learn More »

$425.00
Originally $495.00


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