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CARVED WOODEN CANE FROM THE U.S.S. BRANDYWINE, ID’D TO SANDS FAMILY OF ANNAPOLIS, MD

CARVED WOODEN CANE FROM THE U.S.S. BRANDYWINE, ID’D TO SANDS FAMILY OF ANNAPOLIS, MD

Cane was made from wood that was part of the ship, the USS Brandywine. It measures 33” long, has a brass ring below the handle and a brass tip. Cane is in very good condition, with scattered small… (M25594). 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 »

LARGE WICKER COVERED FLASK WITH PEWTER CAP AND TIN CUP

LARGE WICKER COVERED FLASK WITH PEWTER CAP AND TIN CUP

Flask meas. approx. 3.75 inches wide by 7.50 inches tall. The body is completely wrapped in woven wicker right up to the pewter throat. Cap is pewter with cork on the inside of the dome and is… (766-806). 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 »

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

This attractive 11” x 14” unframed display features a 2 5/8" x 1 7/8" piece of coverlet that was owned by Colonel Elijah W. Penny who had service in three Indiana Union regiments and was wounded… (M25310). 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
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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… (M23876). 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… (M23886). Learn More »

$95.00
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7TH CORPS BADGE ID’D TO 13TH ILLINOIS CAVALRYMAN BORN IN CANADA7TH CORPS BADGE ID’D TO 13TH ILLINOIS CAVALRYMAN BORN IN CANADA

7TH CORPS BADGE ID’D TO 13TH ILLINOIS CAVALRYMAN BORN IN CANADA

Wartime silver 7th Corps badge of a half moon and star. The arc of the moon on the obverse is engraved “THOMAS MORLEY, CO. E, 13TH ILL. CAV.” This engraving is done without any embellishment. The… (M25571). Learn More »

$1,950.00
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1853 SEATED LIBERTY QUARTER WITH CONFEDERATE INSCRIPTION

1853 SEATED LIBERTY QUARTER WITH CONFEDERATE INSCRIPTION

It is believed that this is an early post-Civil War veteran’s piece and not a wartime badge. The obverse of this silver quarter shows Liberty seated holding a spear with a Liberty cap on the point… (M25582). Learn More »

EATING UTENSIL ID’D TO JOSHUA PIERCE, 11TH MARYLAND INFANTRY, U.S.

EATING UTENSIL ID’D TO JOSHUA PIERCE, 11TH MARYLAND INFANTRY, U.S.

Wooden handled eating utensil has an iron two-pronged fork, knife and silver spoon that unfold. Handle is carved with, “J. PIERCE, CO. G, 11 MD”. Marking on reverse of fork reads, “ARMY KNIFE… (M25588). Learn More »

$1,295.00
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GUTTA -PERCHA POCKET WATCH KEY

GUTTA -PERCHA POCKET WATCH KEY

Nice, vintage piece which is still functional. Gold button at the top pushes in to fully reveal key. Gold ring is attached for hanging on a fob or chain. Measures 1 ¾” long. Marking in very small… (516-267). Learn More »

VICTORIAN WATCH FOB WITH HAIR CHAIN & CROSS

VICTORIAN WATCH FOB WITH HAIR CHAIN & CROSS

This watch fob features woven hair with gold, floral etched connectors, and a cross. Cross is also made out of tightly woven hair and capped on the ends with gold cups. Original hook and bar are… (344-2634). Learn More »

TURQUOISE & SILVER SQUASH BLOSSOM NECKLACE

TURQUOISE & SILVER SQUASH BLOSSOM NECKLACE

This stunning necklace has two rows of silver beads as the base, with a setting of turquoise stones in silver shaped squash blossoms. Entire length of necklace is 22”.  The Naja at the bottom of… (344-2661). Learn More »

MOURNING HAIR BROOCH, ID’D AND DATED 1850

MOURNING HAIR BROOCH, ID’D AND DATED 1850

Beautiful black and gold framed brooch has woven hair under the glass. Hair is two different shades, meaning the hair of the one who passed is woven with the hair of the wearer of the brooch. Original… (819-75). Learn More »

WARTIME 2ND CORPS BADGE ID'D TO WOUNDED 2ND NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY SOLDIER

WARTIME 2ND CORPS BADGE ID'D TO WOUNDED 2ND NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY SOLDIER

Very nice conditioned silver 2nd Corps badge that meas. approx. 1.25 x 1.25 inches. Engraved on the face is “E. F. POSSON CO. L  2ND N.Y. HEAVY ARTY” with scroll decoration throughout. Face has… (M25570). Learn More »

CARVED BONE RING WITH FLORAL DESIGN

CARVED BONE RING WITH FLORAL DESIGN

Ring is carved from animal bone. It has an inside measurement of ¾”. The face measures 7/8” across and has a floral design carved into it. Ring is approx. a size 9. During the Civil War, soldiers… (819-78). Learn More »

$75.00
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1850’S MILITIA OFFICER’S COATEE

Coat has a dark blue wool body with yellow wool collar, tails, turn-backs and piping on the cuffs. Front has a wool buff colored placket. All buttons are 17mm eagle “I” buttons. The dark blue wool body of the coatee is clean and tightly sewn.… (801-423). Learn More »

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