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SILVER SHIELD STYLE ID BADGE BELONGING TO DAVID DONNER OF CO. K, 3rd NJ VOLS.

SILVER SHIELD STYLE ID BADGE BELONGING TO DAVID DONNER OF CO. K, 3rd NJ VOLS.

This small patriotic shield badge measures just shy of one inch long by ¾ of an inch wide. The badge itself is quite thin and is missing its pin-back latch. The engraving is legible; however there is… (M26066). Learn More »

1837 POLYGLOTT BIBLE

1837 POLYGLOTT BIBLE

Testament meas. approx. 3.50 x 6.00 inches. Leather binding is worn but in good overall condition. Spine has title in gold with linear decoration. The interior has the title page and first page coming… (801-140). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $125.00

19th CENTURY DRAFTING SET

19th CENTURY DRAFTING SET

Drafting tools in original sharkskin case. Case is sturdy, but top is missing from the hinged lid. Interior is still lined in the original paper and has several sections into which rulers and… (801-138). Learn More »

$120.00
Originally $150.00

CIRCA 1820-25 ENGLISH KEYED BUGLE

CIRCA 1820-25 ENGLISH KEYED BUGLE

Doubtless one of the finest examples extant. The piece was professionally restored a number of years ago and remains in pristine, almost new condition. Measures 20” overall, with a copper body with… (801-01). Learn More »

$2,000.00
Originally $2,500.00

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 »

$110.00
Originally $120.00

US MODEL 1874 ARMY ISSUE CUP DATED 1903

US MODEL 1874 ARMY ISSUE CUP DATED 1903

Cup is somewhat similar to the Civil War issue cup in shape but it is smaller and made just a bit differently. Cylindrical tin cup meas. approx. 4.00 inches high and is 4.00 inches across the flat… (668-286). Learn More »

$50.00
ON HOLD

IDENTIFICATION DISK OF CHARLES BROWN, CO. B 12th NY, WIA GAINES MILL; PROVOST GUARD AT HQ FIFTH CORPS 1863 – 1865; 5th NY VET VOLS, DURYEA’S ZOUAVES

IDENTIFICATION DISK OF CHARLES BROWN, CO. B 12th NY, WIA GAINES MILL; PROVOST GUARD AT HQ FIFTH CORPS 1863 – 1865; 5th NY VET VOLS, DURYEA’S ZOUAVES

This identification disk has lots of its original silver wash, crisp stamping, and good detail with just slight rubbing on the high points. Charles Brown served in 12th New York Volunteers, was… (1117-80). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR “HOUSEWIFE” SEWING KIT, 49th MASSACHUSETTS, WIA DONALDSONVILLE 1863, WITH ONE OF HIS HAT NUMERALS

IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR “HOUSEWIFE” SEWING KIT, 49th MASSACHUSETTS, WIA DONALDSONVILLE 1863, WITH ONE OF HIS HAT NUMERALS

Civil War soldiers usually had to fend for themselves in repairing tears and holes in uniforms, re-sewing buttons, and the like. Sewing kits were favorite going-away gifts to departing soldiers, who… (1100-94). Learn More »

KNIFE, FORK, AND SPOON COMBINATION MESS SET

KNIFE, FORK, AND SPOON COMBINATION MESS SET

During the Civil War the commercial market was filled with devices and gadgets promoted as making life easier for the soldier in camp and field. Combination mess utensils were a category of their own,… (172-5565). Learn More »

EMPTY SIXTH PLATE UNION CASE

EMPTY SIXTH PLATE UNION CASE

Case is in very nice condition. The pattern on the outside is called “Ring of Fruit”. The raised pattern shows a ring of leafed fruit inside of a scrollwork border. Case is in good condition with… (1070-146). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED US WORLD WAR ONE SOAP DISH & FOLDING CUP FOR ARTILLERYMAN IN THE 77TH DIVISION

IDENTIFIED US WORLD WAR ONE SOAP DISH & FOLDING CUP FOR ARTILLERYMAN IN THE 77TH DIVISION

Two-piece tin soap dish meas. approx. 3.50 x 2.50 x 1.25 inches. Dish is made of two interlocking pieces of folded tin. Attached to the lid is a brass collar disk with “NY” superimposed over… (595-1684). Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

GENERAL BUTTERFIELD’S BANDANNA

GENERAL BUTTERFIELD’S BANDANNA

This is a scarce piece of field gear or field wear: a well preserved and nicely presented Civil War kerchief or bandanna worn by General Daniel Butterfield. These were not items of issue, of course,… (846-262). Learn More »

WORLD WAR ONE ID BRACELET NAMED TO 77TH AND 28TH DIVISION SOLDIER

WORLD WAR ONE ID BRACELET NAMED TO 77TH AND 28TH DIVISION SOLDIER

Nice silver ID bracelet named to Ernest W. Hoops who served as an enlisted man in the 77th Division and then went to officer’s candidate school and was assigned to the 28th Division. The oval face… (149-26). Learn More »

TROPHY NAPKIN RING FROM “THE FIRST REBEL SHIP CAPTURED BY US”

TROPHY NAPKIN RING FROM “THE FIRST REBEL SHIP CAPTURED BY US”

This hard rubber napkin ring, measuring about 1 by 2 inches, is decorated with border and center lines and with applied silver stars on either side of a small applied rectangular silver plaque. The… (846-247). Learn More »

PORTIONS OF THE “OLD ARMY BLANKET CARRIED & USED BY JOHN MCDANIELS THROUGH THE CIVIL WAR 1861 – 1865”

PORTIONS OF THE “OLD ARMY BLANKET CARRIED & USED BY JOHN MCDANIELS THROUGH THE CIVIL WAR 1861 – 1865”

This is a nicely documented section, in two pieces, of a regulation Civil War army issue blanket with an old pencil note that was pinned to it at some point, reading, “Old army Blanket carried &… (846-248). Learn More »

19th CENTURY PAPER MACHE SNUFF BOX

19th CENTURY PAPER MACHE SNUFF BOX

Round snuff box is coated inside and out in black lacquer. Lid lifts off of base. Several sheets of period newspaper were cut to line base of box. A handwritten note is on top of newspaper which… (558-1321). Learn More »

19th CENTURY SNUFF BOX

19th CENTURY SNUFF BOX

Uniquely shaped snuff box is coated inside and out with black lacquer. Lid is hinged. Box measures 1.75" deep by 3" wide by 1.0" high. Shows light wear in areas. … (558-1319). Learn More »

ON-THE-SPOT BATTLEFIELD DISPATCH AND MAP FROM THE BATTLE OF ARKANSAS POST WITH WRITING KIT AND IMPROVISED DISPATCH CASE

ON-THE-SPOT BATTLEFIELD DISPATCH AND MAP FROM THE BATTLE OF ARKANSAS POST WITH WRITING KIT AND IMPROVISED DISPATCH CASE

This group of artifacts includes an original battlefield dispatch hastily written in pencil by General George W. Morgan in his own hand to Admiral David Dixon Porter regarding coordination of the navy… (795-03). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERIOD US NAVY SHAVING DISH & MIRROR FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

CIVIL WAR PERIOD US NAVY SHAVING DISH & MIRROR FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

Dish has a gutta-percha body that meas. approx. 1.50 inches tall x 3.25 inches across. The lid is decorated with a sunburst design with concentric rings at center. The center ring has an anchor and… (1100-06). Learn More »

SMALL, GOLD G.A.R. MEMBERSHIP PIN

SMALL, GOLD G.A.R. MEMBERSHIP PIN

Small lapel pin, 1 1/8” x 5/8” in shape of typical G.A.R. (Grand Army of the Republic) membership ribbon. Eagle and crossed cannons on top, U.S. flag with enamel inlays in the center, and the… (2020-749). Learn More »


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