Cap & Cartridge Boxes

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CIVIL WAR CAVALRY CARBINE SOCKET – MAKER MARKED

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY CARBINE SOCKET – MAKER MARKED

Original Civil War US Army issue cavalry carbine thimble. Socket of thick sewn leather with leather strap and buckle stitched to the outside. Strap stamped “E. METZGER / PHILA”. Very good, solid… (172-5438). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH RECYCLED FOR INDIAN WARS

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH RECYCLED FOR INDIAN WARS

This is a complete and very nice percussion cap pouch. It started life as a Civil War pattern pouch, was probably unissued, and was then recycled for use during the Indian Wars era. The leather over… (172-5405). Learn More »

CAP BOX RECOVERED AT WINCHESTER VIRGINIA

CAP BOX RECOVERED AT WINCHESTER VIRGINIA

Well used cap box with old paper label attached with period ink inscription that reads “CAP BOX FOR MUSKET CIVIL WAR WINCHESTER.” Outer flap has some light crazing with edge folds that hug the box… (172-5343). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a complete and very nice percussion cap pouch. The leather over the whole piece shows light surface crazing. This pattern has the integral closing tab as an extension of the outer flap. The… (1054-2064). Learn More »

PATTERN 1860 BRITISH CARTRIDGE BOX

PATTERN 1860 BRITISH CARTRIDGE BOX

This English cartridge box is constructed of black bridle leather with the exception of a buff leather closing tab. Complete with inner and outer flaps, Iron roller buckles, and wide belt loops. There… (1071-05). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1864 CARTRIDGE BOX

US PATTERN 1864 CARTRIDGE BOX

Very nice conditioned Pattern 1864 cartridge box. The exterior surfaces of the box are very good. The outer flap is smooth and clean. The embossed “US” at center is crisp and sharp. The latch tab… (1071-03). Learn More »

NICE MAKER MARKED & INSPECTED US CAP BOX

NICE MAKER MARKED & INSPECTED US CAP BOX

Leather cap box in overall very nice condition. Exterior flap shows little wear with a nice surface finish. An Ordnance Department sub inspector mark is strongly stamped on the front. Latch tab is in… (M26312). Learn More »

US PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

US PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

The leather on this box is in good condition but is slightly stiff. The outer flap has surface crazing from use. The corners show heavier wear from opening and closing. There are no visible markings.… (M26303). Learn More »

.45/70 McKEEVER CARTRIDGE BOX MARKED “U.S.M.C”

.45/70 McKEEVER CARTRIDGE BOX MARKED “U.S.M.C”

This is a “McKeever” style cartridge box. Complete and original and in solid condition. Black leather box “hinged” at the bottom with a brass rod. Leather closure tab fastens to brass finial… (172-5459). Learn More »

NEAR MINT CONDITION FRAZIER’S PATENT CARTRIDGE BOX WITH PLATE

NEAR MINT CONDITION FRAZIER’S PATENT CARTRIDGE BOX WITH PLATE

The complete leather surface of this piece shows very little wear and is in excellent condition. The outside face of the box has a small oval brass plate with the initials “NG” for “National… (965-07). Learn More »

$190.00
Originally $225.00

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a complete percussion cap pouch. The leather over the whole piece shows light surface crazing. This pattern has the integral closing tab as an extension of the outer flap. The latch tab is… (809-62). Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $165.00
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CIVIL WAR PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX WITH ARTILLERY INSIGNIA

CIVIL WAR PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX WITH ARTILLERY INSIGNIA

This is a good early war pistol cartridge box for both .36 and .44 caliber revolvers. The boxes show up in three different sizes, which have more to do with the configuration of the ammunition packs… (286-533). Learn More »

$125.00
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US REGULATION 1864 PATTERN .58 CALIBER INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX

US REGULATION 1864 PATTERN .58 CALIBER INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX

This pattern of cartridge box utilized an embossed US within an oval on the cover to replace the separate brass cartridge box plate and reduce cost. Other elements remained the same. The back is set… (172-5403). Learn More »

MODEL 1855 PISTOL CARBINE CARTRIDGE BOX

MODEL 1855 PISTOL CARBINE CARTRIDGE BOX

The 1855 pistol carbine was part of the new series of arms adopted by the U.S. in 1855. Slightly more than 4,000 were manufactured from 1855 into 1857. The weapon was a single-shot .58 caliber… (172-5404). Learn More »

$795.00
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CIVIL WAR PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

CIVIL WAR PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

Soldiers armed with pistols required separate cartridge boxes. These show up in three sizes, which vary not by the caliber of the ammunition but the configuration of the packs that contained it. This… (286-524). Learn More »

$135.00
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CAVALRY CARBINE CARTRIDGE BOX BY J. DAVY

CAVALRY CARBINE CARTRIDGE BOX BY J. DAVY

A nicely marked example of the regulation Civil War U.S. cavalry cartridge box for carbine ammunition. Constructed of black leather that retains good color, it has a good finish with just minute… (766-953). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CONFEDERATE PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a nice example of a Confederate-made percussion cap pouch. In good condition, this pouch looks much like its northern counterpart.  The outer flap is in good condition. The latch tab is an… (410-398). Learn More »

$1,450.00
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JOSLYN CARBINE CARTRIDGE BOX

JOSLYN CARBINE CARTRIDGE BOX

Civil War cavalry carbine cartridge box for the Joslyn .52 caliber rimfire carbine. Black leather with good finish to the surface overall and an inner flap clearly stamped by the maker, “E.A.… (1000-580). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CONFEDERATE PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a Confederate-made percussion cap pouch. The leather is in good overall condition. This pattern has the “square” outer flap with closing tab sewn to the underside. The latch tab is broken… (1000-689). Learn More »

ARSENAL MARKED, CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

ARSENAL MARKED, CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a complete percussion cap pouch. The leather over the whole piece shows surface crazing. This pattern has the integral closing tab as an extension of the outer flap. The latch tab is unbroken.… (33-427). Learn More »


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MANUAL OF INSTRUCTION FOR VOLUNTEERS AND MILITIA OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES, ID’D TO CAPT. JOHN WRIGHT CARTER, ASHBY VIRGINIA HORSE ARTILLERY

By William Gilham….Commandant of Cadets, Virginia Military Institute. Published by West & Johnston, Richmond, 1861. Front eps owner inscription, in ink—“Cadet/J.W. Carter/ the Virginia/ University Military School/ The Property of/ JWC”.… (1000-1634). Learn More »

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