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GRAY STONEWARE BOTTLE

GRAY STONEWARE BOTTLE

Glazed stoneware has scattered speckling, adding to the character of the piece. Bottle measures 10 ¼” tall by 3 ½’ at the base. No chips, shows two small surface cracks on the base.   … (998-1332). Learn More »

CLAY BOTTLE, MARKED J. BOURNE & SON

CLAY BOTTLE, MARKED J. BOURNE & SON

Tan colored, salt glazed bottle is marked, “VITREOUS STONE BOTTLES, J. BOURNE & SON, PATENTED DENBY POTTERY NEAR DARBY / P.&J. ARNOLD LONDON”. This semi-circular stamp on the side of the… (998-1329). Learn More »

FOLDING CAMP CHAIR WITH GETTYSBURG ASSOCIATION

FOLDING CAMP CHAIR WITH GETTYSBURG ASSOCIATION

This officer’s folding camp chair with carpet seat measures approx. 13 ½” X 16" X 26 ½” tall when open.  Folds flat for transport or storage with pivoting joints. Original piece of carpet for… (M25884). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA GOODYEAR’S PATENT U.S. NAVY GUTTA PERCHA SHAVING KIT

CIVIL WAR ERA GOODYEAR’S PATENT U.S. NAVY GUTTA PERCHA SHAVING KIT

Shaving kit is two pieces that open up to reveal a mirror inside of the lid. Bottom dish was meant to hold a bar of shaving soap. Top of lid has a ribbed design with an embossed image in the center of… (998-636). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA GUTTA PERCHA FORK & KNIFE

CIVIL WAR ERA GUTTA PERCHA FORK & KNIFE

Three pronged fork and matching knife have gutta percha handles. Both are in very good condition with no cracks or chips in the handles. Some light spotting or mottling is present on the carbon… (998-812). Learn More »

PACK OF CIVIL WAR MATCHES

PACK OF CIVIL WAR MATCHES

Brown cardstock package has a lid that slides off to reveal approximately fifty matches. Small tear is present at lower corner of package. Measures 1 ¼” by 2 ½”. … (998-765). Learn More »

$29.50
SOLD

19TH CENTURY PAPER MACHE SNUFF BOX

19TH CENTURY PAPER MACHE SNUFF BOX

Box is coated in black lacquer. Lid of box has a banded border and faded writing. Shows very light wear in areas. Measures 3” wide x 1 ½” deep x 1” high. … (30-2080). Learn More »

19TH CENTURY PAPER MACHE TOBACCO BOX

19TH CENTURY PAPER MACHE TOBACCO BOX

Box is coated in black lacquer. Lid of box has a shell design. Shows very light wear in areas. Measures 2 ¼” wide x 1 ½” deep x ¾” high.  [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (30-2078). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA TOOTHBRUSH

CIVIL WAR ERA TOOTHBRUSH

Bone handled toothbrush with natural boar bristles. Measures approximately 6 ¼’ long. Great item to display with the personal effects of a soldier.  [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (998-808). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA FORK & KNIFE, MAKER MARKED

CIVIL WAR ERA FORK & KNIFE, MAKER MARKED

Bone handled fork and knife are a matching set. Blade is marked, “LAMSON GOODNOW & CO/ S. FALLS WORK”, which is the oldest cutlery manufacturer in the country, dating to 1847. The fame of… (998-814). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA KNIFE AND FORK

CIVIL WAR ERA KNIFE AND FORK

Three- pronged fork and knife have an ornate shell design and unique square base. Fork measures 8 ½” long, knife measures 10” long. These appear to be made of pot metal. Both pieces show light… (998-815). Learn More »

GUTTA PERCHA INKWELL

GUTTA PERCHA INKWELL

Inkwell has lid that screws on base. Lid has beaded edge. Base has names of battles hand engraved on the side, “PORT HUDSON, HATCHES RUN”, and on the underside, “PETERSBURG, VA”. Measures 1… (R22874). Learn More »

MID 19TH CENTURY WHALE OIL LANTERN

MID 19TH CENTURY WHALE OIL LANTERN

Lantern is made of tin and has mica window panes. Removable oil burner is present inside of the base of lantern. Cloth wick remains. Back tin panel freely slides up and down for lighting. Measures… (M25906). Learn More »

STRIP OF CIVIL WAR MATCHES

STRIP OF CIVIL WAR MATCHES

Strip of twenty-three wooden matches marked, “U.S. 1861”. Measures 2 ½” by 2 ½”.     [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (998-761). Learn More »

MID-19TH CENTURY IRONSTONE WATER PITCHER

MID-19TH CENTURY IRONSTONE WATER PITCHER

Large white ironstone tapered water pitcher with relief motifs of wheat, clovers and thistles located around the top mouth area and running down the handle to the terminus of the handle’s base.… (173-1128). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $115.00

ORIGINAL MECHANICAL ARTILLERY BANK, 1892, SHEPARD HARDWARE PATENT DATE

ORIGINAL MECHANICAL ARTILLERY BANK, 1892, SHEPARD HARDWARE PATENT DATE

Iron bank is in good working condition.  It shows a uniformed soldier standing alongside a cannon that is facing a stone fort. When coin placed in cannon, cock released, and lever released, the coin… (M25773). Learn More »

$575.00
ON HOLD

FRENCH MUSTARD JAR

FRENCH MUSTARD JAR

Clear glass jar is in the shape of a barrel. Shows open pontil. Beveled cartouche label originally displayed paper label. No cracks or chips. Bubbles and irregularities are present due to the… (998-1595). Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

FRENCH MUSTARD JAR

FRENCH MUSTARD JAR

Clear glass jar is in the shape of a barrel. Embossed label reads, “LOUIT FRERES & CO. BORDEAUX”. Shows open pontil. No cracks or chips. Bubbles and irregularities are present due to the… (998-1596). Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

GUTTA PERCHA INKWELL

GUTTA PERCHA INKWELL

Inkwell is in excellent condition. Lid unscrews for use. Measures 2” in circumference at the base. Hand engraved name reads, “MAXWELL E. FOSTER”.   [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (998-633). Learn More »

$95.00
ON HOLD

GUTTA PERCHA NILES PATENT COLLAPSIBLE CUP

GUTTA PERCHA NILES PATENT COLLAPSIBLE CUP

Lid reads "NILES DRINKING CUP PATENTED JUNE 5th 1860." Measures 2.5" diameter. Measures 1" height collapsed and 2.75" unfolded. Shows very light surface scratches and small chip inside rim of lid, but… (998-763). Learn More »


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SWORD PRESENTED TO A MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER WOUNDED AT PETERSBURG

Officer’s cavalry sabre inscribed between the top mount and throat, "Presented to /  Lt. J. Foster Pope / 14th Regt. Mass. Vols. / by / his late mess mates of / Co. A Mass. 13th / Apr 15th 1862". On July 16, 1861 23 year old John Foster Pope… (870-252). Learn More »

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