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BONE CROCHET HOOK

BONE CROCHET HOOK

Carved from solid bone this crochet hook is 4 7/8 inches long. It tapers from the center to a point on one end and a small hook on the other. (558-1275). Learn More »

$30.00
Originally $49.50

PHILADELPHIA NAVAL YARD WATCHMAN'S BADGE

PHILADELPHIA NAVAL YARD WATCHMAN'S BADGE

Ca. 1870s-80s. Front engraving reads, "WATCHMAN PHILA N. Y."  Brass shield-style measuring 2.5 x 2.5" with vertical pin clasp (bottom soldering broken & missing). Coppery patina with some… (179-106). Learn More »

RHODE ISLAND "BAND OF HOPE" BADGE PIN

RHODE ISLAND "BAND OF HOPE" BADGE PIN

Ca. 1860s. Silver R.I. badge measuring 1" x 1.25", featuring a banner - 'BAND OF HOPE' - superimposed upon an anchor which is itself superimposed upon an American shield. Straight vertical pin… (179-66). Learn More »

UNUSUAL, IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR LEATHER FOLDING DRINKING CUP

UNUSUAL, IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR LEATHER FOLDING DRINKING CUP

This artifact is an unusual Civil War drinking cup produced in France and constructed from a single circular piece of black bridle leather. Piece was cut and shaped into a cup device that folded in on… (258-54). Learn More »

U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION PIN - MT. HOLYOKE SEMINARY, CLASS OF 1864

U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION PIN - MT. HOLYOKE SEMINARY, CLASS OF 1864

Oblong silver badge w/horizontal bar pin, measuring 1.625" in width, .5" in height; bearing the following inscription: "U.S. Christian Commission,/ To the Mt. Holyoke Class of '64/ "Sow we beside all… (480-35). Learn More »

CIRCA 1820-1860 FLY TRAP

CIRCA 1820-1860 FLY TRAP

Excellent, rare sealed American fly trap ("New York"). Measures approx. 7 1/2" tall; base is 7" in diameter; top opening is 1" in diameter. Two small chips out at top lip, otherwise no cracks or… (14-1412). Learn More »


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GROUPING ID'D TO CAPTAIN RICHARD J. RICHARDS, CO. H, 21ST NEW JERSEY INFANTRY

The grouping consists of Captain Richards' scrapbook of the Co. "H", 21st New Jersey Infantry, as well as his personal shaving box, which contains the following items: (1) Officer's belt plate-M1851 brass plate with no keeper, exhibiting dark coppery… (30-1516). Learn More »

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