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CIVIL WAR SOLDIER’S TIN CUP

CIVIL WAR SOLDIER’S TIN CUP

This is a regulation tin cup of the Civil War-era. It is constructed of heavy gauge tin with rolled lip on top edge, bottom attached by solder, and handle attached by a single rivet on bottom and two… (149-15). Learn More »

CANVAS BAG “BENJAMIN HERSHEY 1833”

CANVAS BAG “BENJAMIN HERSHEY 1833”

This is a heavy canvas bag measuring approximately 20” x 47”.  Hand marked in black on one side, “No 3 / BENJAMIN / HERSHEY / 1833”.  Some staining and a few small holes. Some holes have… (344-2695). Learn More »

NILE’S COLLAPSIBLE DRINKING CUP, GOODYEAR PATENT

NILE’S COLLAPSIBLE DRINKING CUP, GOODYEAR PATENT

Folding cup is in excellent condition. Measures 3” tall when opened x 2 ½” in diameter. Measures ¾” when collapsed. Patent date on top edge reads, “MAY 3, 1851”. Charles Goodyear’s… (M25360). Learn More »

VICTORIAN WATCH FOB WITH HAIR CHAIN AND CHARM

VICTORIAN WATCH FOB WITH HAIR CHAIN AND CHARM

Beautiful gold framed brooch features woven hair with a decorative gold overlay. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and fully function. Brooch measures approx. 1” x 1 3/8”. This piece… (516-222). Learn More »

MOURNING BROOCH WITH HAIR

MOURNING BROOCH WITH HAIR

Beautiful gold framed brooch features woven hair with a decorative gold overlay. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and fully function. Brooch measures approx. 1” x 1 3/8”. This piece… (344-2621). Learn More »

MOURNING BROOCH WITH HAIR

MOURNING BROOCH WITH HAIR

Beautiful gold framed brooch features woven hair with a decorative gold overlay. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and fully function. Brooch measures approx. 1” x 1 3/8”. This piece… (344-2618). Learn More »

VICTORIAN HAIR JEWELRY BRACELET, ENGRAVED WITH “EMILY”

VICTORIAN HAIR JEWELRY BRACELET, ENGRAVED WITH “EMILY”

Hair bracelet has a beautifully engraved gold clasp, which fully functions. The name, “Emily” is engraved in the center. Security chain is present. Bracelet measures approx. 7” long. Hair is… (344-2654). Learn More »

ELGIN POCKET WATCH FROM GETTYSBURG RESIDENT

ELGIN POCKET WATCH FROM GETTYSBURG RESIDENT

Gold plated pocket watch made by Elgin National Watch Company in 1905. Inner works are serial numbered 11269814. Bright, white face with large roman numerals (marking hours) and smaller Arabic numbers… (635-130). Learn More »

$135.00
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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 »

THERMOPLASTIC MATCH SAFE

THERMOPLASTIC MATCH SAFE

Black, book shaped piece, with flip top at either end. Three small rivets hold everything in place. Measures 1 1/2” x 2 ¾”.  Overall fine condition with minor wear at edges. … (744-55). Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $157.50
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HANDSOME PAIR OF IRON ARTILLERY STIRRUPS

HANDSOME PAIR OF IRON ARTILLERY STIRRUPS

Presented here is a fine pair of heavy, cast iron stirrups in excellent original condition. These artifacts are government-issued and marked on each piece with “MD Co. / U S.” The stirrups measure… (744-58). Learn More »

$149.00
Originally $220.00

VETERAN’S FIFTH CORPS BADGE

VETERAN’S FIFTH CORPS BADGE

Silver 5th Corps badge with pin on back. Item meas. approx. 1.00 inch x 1.00 inch. The face is smooth as is the reverse. There are no marks of any kind. Pin is in working condition.  … (744-43). Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $495.00

ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR HARDTACK CRACKER FROM THE OLD GETTYSBURG SHIELDS MUSEUM

ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR HARDTACK CRACKER FROM THE OLD GETTYSBURG SHIELDS MUSEUM

This is it! One of the main staples of a Civil War soldier’s diet. The hardtack cracker. This original and near complete cracker meas. approx. 3.00 x 3.00 inches and is 3/8 of an inch thick with… (381-22). Learn More »

$425.00
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THE ROCKY HILLS OF GETTYSBURG - SHEET MUSIC

THE ROCKY HILLS OF GETTYSBURG - SHEET MUSIC

Words by Prof. T.C. Porter, Music by J.B. Kevinski. Dedicated to the officers and Soldiers of the Army of the Potomac. Published by Lee & Walker, Phila., 1864.  For Piano & Voice. 6 pp..,… (910-17). 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 »

$450.00
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19th CENTURY WOODEN RUM KEG/FLASK

19th CENTURY WOODEN RUM KEG/FLASK

Wooden keg dates to about early 1800’s. Standing on end it meas. approx. 6.50 inches tall x 4.25 inches across. The barrel is made up of seven slats of wood wrapped in 3 layers of willow at each… (30-2019). Learn More »

$395.00
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CIVIL WAR-ERA EAGLE CANE WITH POST-WAR INSCRIPTION

CIVIL WAR-ERA EAGLE CANE WITH POST-WAR INSCRIPTION

Patented Dec. 23, 1862. Black varnished wooden cane, 34.75” in overall length, topped with handsome silver plated brass eagle with U.S. flag in beak, with winding serpent below, brass plated tip.… (344-1884). Learn More »

$550.00
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FRAMED HANDKERCHIEF AND IMAGES OF ROBERT F. BURRILL, 74TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

FRAMED HANDKERCHIEF AND IMAGES OF ROBERT F. BURRILL, 74TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

Handkerchief was carried throughout the Civil War by Robert Burrill. Also in the frame are two images of Burrill, one a tintype as a soldier, and the other as an older bearded gentleman. Handkerchief… (377-10). Learn More »

STONEWARE WHISKEY JUG

STONEWARE WHISKEY JUG

This handled stoneware jug measures 7 ½” tall x 3” wide at the base. Top is stamped with, “SCOTCH WHISKEY”. Original cork stopper is present. Jug dates to circa 1850- 1880. Nice golden color… (14-1795). Learn More »

$82.00
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STONEWARE BRANDY JUG

STONEWARE BRANDY JUG

This handled stoneware jug measures 7 ½” tall x 3” wide at the base. Top is stamped with, “BRANDY”. Original cork stopper is present. Jug dates to circa 1850- 1880. Nice golden color with… (14-1796). Learn More »

$82.00
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5TH NEW YORK ARTILLERY REGIMENTAL FLAG - CIRCA 1840

The 5th New York Artillery Regimental Flag, reconstructed. Present are the original embroidered elements of the flag, including the Seal of the State of New York which includes the images of Liberty and Justice along with the American eagle spreading… (344-1698). Learn More »

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