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G.A.R. GOLD WATCH FOB - ID’D TO P.C. EASTMAN, CO, “E” 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE VOLS.

G.A.R. GOLD WATCH FOB - ID’D TO P.C. EASTMAN, CO, “E” 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE VOLS.

Gold watch fob is in the shape of a 5th Corps badge. It shows a raised image of a G.A.R. membership badge, with star and flag ribbon under a spread-winged eagle with crossed cannons. Engraving on… (410-481). Learn More »

VICTORIAN ERA GUTTA PERCHA COLLAR BOX WITH CROSSED CANNONS

VICTORIAN ERA GUTTA PERCHA COLLAR BOX WITH CROSSED CANNONS

Victorian era box meant for holding gentleman’s collars features a gutta percha lid and stained wooden bottom. Hinged lid shows a border of stars, floral designs in the corners, and an image of… (1043-101). Learn More »

VICTORICAN ERA PAPER COLLAR BOX WITH THERMOPLASTIC PATRIOTIC LID

VICTORICAN ERA PAPER COLLAR BOX WITH THERMOPLASTIC PATRIOTIC LID

Square wooden box that meas. approx. 4.50 x 4.50 x 3.25. The lid is wood with gutta-percha plate attached. Plate has a raised decoration with the City of Richmond’s Washington Monument at center in… (668-195). Learn More »

WESTERWALD CIDER JUG, CIRCA 1820

WESTERWALD CIDER JUG, CIRCA 1820

This Westerwald salt glazed jug with handle has a cobalt scrollwork design and banding. Westerwald stoneware is a salt glazed pottery found in the Westerwald region of Germany since the beginning of… (1005-26). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA CARVED IVORY BINOCULARS

CIVIL WAR ERA CARVED IVORY BINOCULARS

Nicely carved miniature binoculars which are just 7/8” tall, and ¾” wide at the base. You can look through the them like a normal size pair. A metal band holds the two pieces together.   … (1054-1484). Learn More »

MASONIC CHILD’S DISH

MASONIC CHILD’S DISH

Dish features a blue transferware image of a young man passing underneath of a large Masonic compass. The saying is a maxim by Benjamin Franklin- “Keep within compass/And you shall be sure/To avoid… (88-22). Learn More »

EARLY TEDDY ROOSEVELT DOLL

EARLY TEDDY ROOSEVELT DOLL

Doll has a torso made of stuffed cloth with head, hands and boots made from Papier-mâché. The body is clothed in an OD green uniform held closed by a thin leather belt with small brass frame buckle.… (668-198). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER COLLAPSIBLE CUP WITH LID

CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER COLLAPSIBLE CUP WITH LID

Civil War-era, hard rubber collapsible cup with lid. The top cover (lid) is maker marked “NILES DRINKING CUP * PATENTED JUNE 5th * 1860 *”.  This cup has four segments that open and close to form… (160-21). Learn More »

BROWN & WHITE JASPERWARE MUG WITH CHERUBS

BROWN & WHITE JASPERWARE MUG WITH CHERUBS

Victorian era Jasperware mug shows raised image of putti cherubs. A decorative floral border inside of beaded bands decorates the top of mug. Mug measures 3 ½” tall by 3 ¾” in diameter at the… (88-23). Learn More »

C1910’s GETTYSBURG CIGAR BOX LABEL WITH GENERAL MEADE

C1910’s GETTYSBURG CIGAR BOX LABEL WITH GENERAL MEADE

Colorful paper label shows an image of General George G. Meade encircled in a laurel wreath. Flanking Meade are embossed images of the Soldier’s National Monument and the New York State Monument.… (1054-802). Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA CAMP MIRROR

CIVIL WAR ERA CAMP MIRROR

Two-piece, zinc traveling mirror.  Approximately 3” in diameter.  Un decorated lid over a lightly decorated back. Back also features a wire loop for hanging and a wire “stand”.  Mirror is… (490-1861). Learn More »

GEORGIAN ERA PEWTER SNUFF BOX

GEORGIAN ERA PEWTER SNUFF BOX

Snuff box has a decorative border encircling the lid. Lid is hinged and fully functions. Shows a few minor dings. Underside has light surface oxidation. Measures 1 ½” in circumference. … (179-892). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ROSEWOOD & GLASS TRAVEL INKWELL WITH CAP

CIVIL WAR ROSEWOOD & GLASS TRAVEL INKWELL WITH CAP

This small, original writing accoutrement is a soldier’s pocket size inkwell from the Civil War era.  With the screw cap on, the inkwell measures 2” tall x 1 1/8” in diameter.  Made from dark… (1054-1394). Learn More »

UNION ARMY DRUM PLATE

UNION ARMY DRUM PLATE

Snazzy ornamental eagle plate, made of stamped tin (for either snare or bass drum).  Oval shaped, measuring 8.5 x 5.75”, featuring horn- of-plenty adornment on either underside, and “NE Plus… (160-16). Learn More »

COMBINATION EATING UTENSIL IDENTIFIED TO PRIVATE EDWARD B. MEARS, JR., CO. C, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

COMBINATION EATING UTENSIL IDENTIFIED TO PRIVATE EDWARD B. MEARS, JR., CO. C, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Mears enlisted as  Private on August 22, 1862 at the age of 21 in Philadelphia. He transferred to Co. H after he was one of the mutineers before Murfreesboro, TN on December 26, 1862. He was… (945-280). Learn More »

$750.00
Originally $895.00

WRITING DESK WITH SILVER PRESENTATION PLAQUE, ID’D TO THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA “ANDERSON” CAVALRY REGIMENT

WRITING DESK WITH SILVER PRESENTATION PLAQUE, ID’D TO THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA “ANDERSON” CAVALRY REGIMENT

This writing desk with its silver engraved plaque is truly an item worthy of any advanced collection or museum. The desk is made of mahogany wood and meas. approx. 17.75 inches long x 10.00 inches… (945-286). Learn More »

$3,000.00
Originally $3,500.00

RARE ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR CLOTH CORPS BADGE FROM THE ARCHIVE OF JOHN M. DEANE - 3rd and 29th MASSACHUSETTS, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

RARE ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR CLOTH CORPS BADGE FROM THE ARCHIVE OF JOHN M. DEANE - 3rd and 29th MASSACHUSETTS, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

Civil War corps badges can be a minefield for the collector and cloth badges are especially hard to judge. Here is one that you can sleep at night owning. This comes from the archive of material… (1041-56). Learn More »

$1,150.00
Originally $1,450.00

GENERAL WILCOX’S FAREWELL ADDRESS TO THE NINTH CORPS PRESERVED BY JOHN M. DEANE, ALONG WITH ONE OF HIS ISSUE CORPS BADGES - MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM MASSACHUSETTS

GENERAL WILCOX’S FAREWELL ADDRESS TO THE NINTH CORPS PRESERVED BY JOHN M. DEANE, ALONG WITH ONE OF HIS ISSUE CORPS BADGES - MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM MASSACHUSETTS

John M. Deane was proud of his war service and preserved a wonderful archive of material. He rose from Lieutenant to Major, serving at the very first call for troops in the 3rd Mass Volunteer Militia… (1041-64). Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,550.00

CARVED BONE RING

CARVED BONE RING

Bone ring features a raised top which has black inlays. Sides, front and back all show decorative markings. Carvings such as this were commonly done by soldiers in camp to offset boredom. Ring… (195-207). Learn More »

G.A.R. GOLD WATCH CHAIN WITH FOB

G.A.R. GOLD WATCH CHAIN WITH FOB

Watch fob is the shape of the G.A.R. star. It shows the corps badges with red, white and blue enamel inlays. Reverse has white enamel inlay with gold image of G.A.R. seal. Gold chain measures 14”… (410-480). Learn More »


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IMPORT MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO OHIO SHARPSHOOTER OFFICER

The blade on this item is in excellent condition. It is bright and clean with only light mottling. The drawn sword meas. approx. 36.50 inches long from point to pommel. It has a stopped fuller that meas. approx. 23.00 inches long and no narrow… (870-382). Learn More »

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