Cap & Cartridge Boxes

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CLASSIC CONFEDERATE CAP BOX FROM GETTYSBURG PICKED UP BY G.W. MOWERS OF FAYETTEVILLE, PA., VETERAN OF THE 21st PA CAV AND 87th PA INF.

CLASSIC CONFEDERATE CAP BOX FROM GETTYSBURG PICKED UP BY G.W. MOWERS OF FAYETTEVILLE, PA., VETERAN OF THE 21st PA CAV AND 87th PA INF.

If you have been checking our new arrivals you will have noticed material from George W. Mowers of Fayetteville, Pennsylvania. Mowers did two stints in the army during the Civil War: six months in the… (M26553). Learn More »

GREAT CONFEDERATE CARTRIDGE BOX AND SLING FROM GETTYSBURG, PICKED UP BY G.W. MOWERS OF FAYETTEVILLE, PA.

GREAT CONFEDERATE CARTRIDGE BOX AND SLING FROM GETTYSBURG, PICKED UP BY G.W. MOWERS OF FAYETTEVILLE, PA.

This classic Confederate cartridge box just came out of the family of George W. Mowers of Fayetteville, PA. Mowers lived near Gettysburg his entire life. Not only was his farm and wagon-shop near the… (M26509). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE PERCUSSION CAP BOX WITH LEAD FINIAL

CONFEDERATE PERCUSSION CAP BOX WITH LEAD FINIAL

Confederate percussion cap box with lead finial.  This example possesses the “signature” Confederate characteristics of the lead closing finial and single and wide leather belt loop. … (1032-71). Learn More »

$750.00
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UNION INFANTRY 1861 PATTERN .69 CALIBER RIFLED MUSKET CARTRIDGE BOX AND SLING

UNION INFANTRY 1861 PATTERN .69 CALIBER RIFLED MUSKET CARTRIDGE BOX AND SLING

A fully regulation and typical early war cartridge box and sling for a .69 caliber rifled musket, with which many, many soldier were armed in the early years of the war before imports or production of… (1032-80). Learn More »

$600.00
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RARE CIVIL WAR BLAKESLEE “QUICK LOADER” CARTRIDGE BOX FOR SPENCER RIFLES & CARBINES

RARE CIVIL WAR BLAKESLEE “QUICK LOADER” CARTRIDGE BOX FOR SPENCER RIFLES & CARBINES

This tall hexagonal cartridge box is a rarely seen Spencer accessory. It has a black leather exterior over wooden base that holds ten cartridge tubes each of which were designed to hold seven Spencer… (490-1902). Learn More »

US CIVIL WAR NAVY PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

US CIVIL WAR NAVY PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

Black bridle leather Navy pistol cartridge box in good condition. The leather of the outer flap is in good condition with moderate surface dirt and wear. At center is an embossed oval with “USN.”… (1089-06). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR MAKER MARKED PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CIVIL WAR MAKER MARKED PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a complete and nice percussion cap pouch. The leather over the whole piece shows moderate surface crazing. This pattern has the integral closing tab as an extension of the outer flap. The… (172-5359). Learn More »

FINE CW PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

FINE CW PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

Reverse maker stamp: “E. Gaylord/ Chicopee/ Mass.” 5.125 x 1 x 6.5” Brown leather, w/reverse belt loops and bottom finial and strap. Brown leather and stitching exceptionally fine. Final strap… (798-17). Learn More »

$200.00
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PERCUSSION CAP BOX WITH “US”

PERCUSSION CAP BOX WITH “US”

Leather is in nice shape. The outer flap has a good exterior surface with a tooled “U.S.” at center. There is just the smallest bit of crazing visible at the top. Latch tab is an integral part of… (561-22). Learn More »

$125.00
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CIVIL WAR MAKER MARKED PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CIVIL WAR MAKER MARKED PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a nice percussion cap pouch. The leather over the whole piece shows some surface crazing. This pattern has the integral closing tab as an extension of the outer flap. The latch tab is… (172-5357). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a Civil War-era percussion cap pouch. The leather shows light wear overall. This pattern has the “square” outer flap with closing tab sewn to the underside. The latch tab is broken on one… (172-5358). Learn More »

1864 PATTERN CARTRIDGE BOX AND SLING

1864 PATTERN CARTRIDGE BOX AND SLING

Box is the Type 1, Pattern of July 1864 with no interior flap. These were made only for a short time. The box is in overall good condition. The outer flap has a nice “US” in an oval stamping and a… (172-5451). 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 »

$375.00
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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 »

.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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »


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GETTYSBURG PICK-UP “SPANISH CONTRACT” ENFIELD FROM G.W. MOWERS

This Enfield rifle was possibly Confederate-used and is certainly a Gettysburg pick-up. The rifle comes from the large group of material gathered by George W. Mowers that we recently purchased directly from the family. Mowers (1844-1895) lived his… (G3991). Learn More »

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