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SPECTACULAR PORTRAIT, PRESIDENTIAL COMMISSION AND EBONY WALKING STICK ID TO BVT. BRIG. GENERAL DAVID H. VINTON

SPECTACULAR PORTRAIT, PRESIDENTIAL COMMISSION AND EBONY WALKING STICK ID TO BVT. BRIG. GENERAL DAVID H. VINTON

David Hammond Vinton was born May 4, 1803 in Providence, Rhode Island. Vinton attended the West Point Military Academy from September 1, 1818 to July 1, 1822 where he graduated 14th in his class. He… (740-825). Learn More »

$3,000.00
Originally $3,500.00

SET OF THREE 18TH CENTURY CLAY PIPES

SET OF THREE 18TH CENTURY CLAY PIPES

These clay trade pipes originate from York County, Pennsylvania.  Each features a decorative design. Pipes measure at widest points- 1 ¼ x 1 ½, 1 ½” x 1 ½”, and 1 ¾” x 2”. Larger pipe… (611-474). Learn More »

$40.00
Originally $55.00

BOX OF VINTAGE BONE BUTTONS

BOX OF VINTAGE BONE BUTTONS

Very nice selection of vintage bone buttons. Perfect for a reenactor or seamstress who makes period clothing. Variety of sizes. Colors range from ivory to brown, with some black buttons. Buttons have… (611-327). Learn More »

$60.00
Originally $100.00

NATIVE AMERICAN GRINDING STONE FROM CUMBERLAND COUNTY, PA

NATIVE AMERICAN GRINDING STONE FROM CUMBERLAND COUNTY, PA

Large, long, brown grinding stone measures 16 ¾” long, 2 ½” at wide end, 1 ¼” at narrow end, and is 1 ½” thick. Stone is very smooth, which certifies it was heavily used. It features two… (938-02). Learn More »

WARTIME PATRIOTIC RIBBON

WARTIME PATRIOTIC RIBBON

White ribbon with blue art work at center of a US flag on a staff inside of a wreath of laurel over the word “UNION.” The ribbon meas. approx. 2.00 x 5.25 inches. Each end has an unfinished edge.… (846-68). Learn More »

$170.00
Originally $200.00

1862 DATED CANE FROM MOUNT VERNON WITH ID

1862 DATED CANE FROM MOUNT VERNON WITH ID

Crooked wooden cane made from wood cut at George Washington’s Mount Vernon. Cain is mad of two sections of cherry wood fitted together. Overall the cane meas. approx. 36.25 inches long. The upper… (846-67). Learn More »

$255.00
Originally $300.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR CAMP STYLE SHAVING MIRROR

CIVIL WAR CAMP STYLE SHAVING MIRROR

Embossed zinc compact traveling mirrors such as this were widely used during the war. Most were imported and sold by town merchants and sutlers to the soldiers in camp. Wire stand and ring are present… (286-370). Learn More »

$65.00
ON HOLD

WW1 US QUARTERMASTER CORPS LADLE-POT

WW1 US QUARTERMASTER CORPS LADLE-POT

Maker-mark: “U.S. Q. M.C./ C.T. HERSTZCH/ JEFFERSONVILLE/IND./ 55.” Heavy circular tin pot, 4” in height; 5” in diameter at the base, 6.75” at the top. With riveted and soldered lade… (172-4484). Learn More »

EMPTY CDV ALBUM

EMPTY CDV ALBUM

CDV album has brown leather cover with embossed design on the front and back. Leather is in good condition, with some wear all over, but especially on the spine, edges and corners. Leather on spine… (259-128). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA LAP DESK

CIVIL WAR ERA LAP DESK

Finished walnut wood box meas. approx. 18.00 x 10.50 x 6.50 inches closed. The wood exterior is in good condition with light surface dirt and seven or so small water spots on the lid. Also on the lid… (509-31). Learn More »

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

This attractive 11” x 14” unframed display features a 2 3/4" x 1 3/4" piece of coverlet that was owned by Colonel Elijah W. Penny who had service in three Indiana Union regiments and was wounded… (M25311). Learn More »

GERMAN CHRISTIAN SONG BOOK (LIEDERBUCH) - PUBLISHED BY GETTYSBURG THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY, 1828

GERMAN CHRISTIAN SONG BOOK (LIEDERBUCH) - PUBLISHED BY GETTYSBURG THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY, 1828

Pocket-sized song book is written in German and features a marbled paper cover. Measures 3” x 5”. Text contains 60 pages. Paper has yellowed with age. Cover is loose as well as pages in center,… (L15328). Learn More »

NAUTICAL DRAFTING PARALLEL RULER

NAUTICAL DRAFTING PARALLEL RULER

Vintage ruler is made of ebony with brass hardware. Measures 12” long. Brass fittings measure 4” long. Very good condition with scattered light surface scratches. … (179-745). Learn More »

PAIR OF CIVIL WAR ERA BOOTS WITH SINGLE SPUR

PAIR OF CIVIL WAR ERA BOOTS WITH SINGLE SPUR

Leather boots feature sewn leather pull-tabs, stacked heel and hob nailed leather soles. Toes are squared and could have been worn on either foot. One boot still retains original spur with leather… (801-133). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA CARVING SET BY GREEN RIVER WORKS

CIVIL WAR ERA CARVING SET BY GREEN RIVER WORKS

This set consists of a carving knife and fork with stand. The two tined fork meas. approx. 9.75 inches long with a squared bone handle that has yellowed some with age. Attached to the back of the… (213-86). Learn More »

MID 19TH CENTURY MARINE SEXTANT

MID 19TH CENTURY MARINE SEXTANT

Ebony, brass and bone sextant is complete with all the original mirrors and filters. Ebony wood frame has brass index arm with engraved bone scales, sighting pinnula, horizon mirror, and three… (853-82). Learn More »

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR GLASS

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR GLASS

Souvenir glass standing approx. 3.75 inches tall. Item is made of “milk” glass and is hand painted with red flowers with green stems and is stamped “GETTYSBURG” in black ink. Item exhibits… (M22266). Learn More »

1892 PATENT CHATILLION’S HANGING SPRING SCALE

1892 PATENT CHATILLION’S HANGING SPRING SCALE

Vintage iron scale is still functional. Reverse is brass with markings that read, “CHATTILLION’S IMPROVED SPRING BALANCE / NEW YORK/ PATD. JAN 6TH 1891 + 26TH 1892” as well as a numbered scale… (516-237). Learn More »

SOUVENIR “STANHOPE BULLET” WITH VIEWS OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

SOUVENIR “STANHOPE BULLET” WITH VIEWS OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Excellent, mid-19th century souvenir commemorates the famous Battle of Gettysburg using an original Civil War bullet drilled to fit a small glass lens showing views of the battlefield. This particular… (M23890). Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

SOUVENIR “STANHOPE BULLET” WITH VIEWS OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

SOUVENIR “STANHOPE BULLET” WITH VIEWS OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Excellent, mid-19th century souvenir commemorates the famous Battle of Gettysburg using an original Civil War bullet drilled to fit a small glass lens showing views of the battlefield. This particular… (M23886). Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD


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ALABAMA STATE SEAL BUTTON

Coat size. Albert’s AB1. Super condition! BM: “SCHUYLER. H. & G. NEW-YORK”. Rare button! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM. FOR… (622-246). Learn More »

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