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AQUA GLASS FRUIT JAR

AQUA GLASS FRUIT JAR

Quart sized fruit jar is embossed, “STANDARD / W. McC & CO”. Irregularities and bubbles are present due to the hand blown glass process, which adds to the character of this piece. Measures 7… (998-1537). Learn More »

$60.00
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CLEAR GLASS FOOD BOTTLE

CLEAR GLASS FOOD BOTTLE

Tapered bottle has open pontil mark. Glass has irregularities and bubbles as a result of the hand blown process, which adds to the character of the piece. Measures 8” tall by 2” at the base. … (998-1342). Learn More »

$25.00
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18th CENTURY LARD CROCK

18th CENTURY LARD CROCK

This Westerwald salt glazed crock has double handles and cobalt blue scrolls and banding. Westerwald stoneware is a salt glazed pottery found in the Westerwald region of Germany since the beginning of… (734-31). Learn More »

LOYAL NATIONAL LEAGUE MEMBER MEDAL, CIRCA 1861

LOYAL NATIONAL LEAGUE MEMBER MEDAL, CIRCA 1861

The League was organized in 1861 as a reaction to the Copperhead movement in the border states. This group demanded that Southern sympathizers be dismissed from the federal government and promoted the… (998-835). Learn More »

CLARINET ID’D TO 117TH NEW YORK BAND MEMBER KILLED IN ACTION AT FORT FISHER

CLARINET ID’D TO 117TH NEW YORK BAND MEMBER KILLED IN ACTION AT FORT FISHER

Civil War period wooden clarinet in good overall condition. The instrument is made up of three sections, the mouthpiece, the central body and the lower section attached to the bell. The mouthpiece… (846-108). Learn More »

$2,250.00
Originally $2,500.00

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY FLASK

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY FLASK

Heavy glass flask is wrapped in brown leather at the top. Bottom of flask slides into an oval pewter base which also functions as a cup. Mouth of flask has a threaded pewter ring and cap that screws… (998-807). Learn More »

$97.50
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VICTORIAN LOVE TOKEN - “NELLIE”

VICTORIAN LOVE TOKEN - “NELLIE”

Love tokens were a craze, especially among young girls, during the Victorian era. They were coins that were smoothed flat on one or both sides and then hand engraved with the name or initials of the… (998-607). Learn More »

VICTORIAN LOVE TOKEN - “F.M.N.”

VICTORIAN LOVE TOKEN - “F.M.N.”

Love tokens were a craze, especially among young girls, during the Victorian era. They were coins that were smoothed flat on one or both sides and then hand engraved with the name or initials of the… (998-608). Learn More »

COLLECTION OF PERSONAL ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO 16TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

COLLECTION OF PERSONAL ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO 16TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

This group of items belonged to Corporal William H. Lyman of Company K, 16th Massachusetts. Items from William and his brother Edward, who served in the same Company, were originally framed together.… (M25896). Learn More »

ID DISK BELONGING TO ELIAS EBAUGH – 6TH MARYLAND INFANTRY

ID DISK BELONGING TO ELIAS EBAUGH – 6TH MARYLAND INFANTRY

During the Civil War, soldiers were concerned that their bodies would not be identified in the aftermath of a battle because neither the Union nor Confederate government issued identification tags,… (998-597). Learn More »

$595.00
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ID’D HARDTACK - 7TH ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS

ID’D HARDTACK - 7TH ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS

Piece of Civil War hardtack is inscribed in ink with three lines. Top line is soldier’s name, which is illegible. Lower two lines read, “CO. H. 7 ILL V.” Hardtack has cracked at the top and the… (M25862). Learn More »

IVORY DAY PLANNER

IVORY DAY PLANNER

Victorian “aide memoire” has silver latch, rivet and shield shaped cartouche. Six celluloid pages labeled with the days of the week from Monday to Saturday fan out for writing reminders. These… (998-758). Learn More »

18TH CENTURY PEWTER & STEEL SHOE BUCKLE

18TH CENTURY PEWTER & STEEL SHOE BUCKLE

Rectangular shaped pewter buckle is arched to conform to the shoe top. Steel parts freely move and are in good working order. Shows areas of oxidation due to age. Measures 2” x 1 ¼”. … (179-847). Learn More »

$35.00
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MILITARY PASS AND STENCIL FOR 59TH ILLINOIS SOLDIER

MILITARY PASS AND STENCIL FOR 59TH ILLINOIS SOLDIER

This small group of items consists of a pre-printed military pass that meas. approx. 8.25 x 3.25 inches and is filled out in readable ink. The pass allows one H. M. Paddock to go into Nashville, Tenn.… (998-588). Learn More »

MID 19TH CENTURY COLLAPSIBLE DRINKING CUP WITH CASE

MID 19TH CENTURY COLLAPSIBLE DRINKING CUP WITH CASE

Tinned three sectioned collapsible drinking cup in very good clean condition. Cup comes in the original 2-piece lightly japanned tin case. No maker’s mark and no dings or dents in case. … (998-813). Learn More »

19TH CENTURY PAPER MACHE SNUFF BOX

19TH CENTURY PAPER MACHE SNUFF BOX

Box is coated in black lacquer with red marbling. Has spring top style hinge (lid will not stay closed). Shows very light wear in areas. Measures 2 ½” wide x 1 ½” deep x ¾” high. … (30-2074). Learn More »

19TH CENTURY PAPER MACHE SNUFF BOX

19TH CENTURY PAPER MACHE SNUFF BOX

Box is coated in black lacquer. Lid of box has a painted faux wood grain design. Shows very light wear in areas. Measures 3 ½” wide x 1 ½” deep x 1” high.… (30-2081). Learn More »

TURNED WOOD THREAD CASE WITH IVORY EYELETS

TURNED WOOD THREAD CASE WITH IVORY EYELETS

Barrel shaped wooden case pulls apart to reveal a triple wooden spool for housing thread. Three holes are present to pull thread through for use. These are lined in ivory eyelets. One has chipped.… (179-848). Learn More »

ID DISC FOR 1st NEW YORK MOUNTED RIFLES PRIVATE

ID DISC FOR 1st NEW YORK MOUNTED RIFLES PRIVATE

Very nice brass ID disc that meas. approx. 1.25 inch across. The obverse has a spread-winged eagle with shield on his chest and 13 stars with the word “UNION” above his head. Around the edge is… (998-596). Learn More »

SILVER 3RD CORPS BADGE IDENTIFIED TO 84TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

SILVER 3RD CORPS BADGE IDENTIFIED TO 84TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

Very nice silver badge with script engraving that reads “CO. E, 84TH REGT. DANL. OBERLY, PA. VOLS.” Inscription is attended by the usual engraved scroll decorations. Badge meas. approx. 1.00 inch… (998-594). Learn More »


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GROUPING OF ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO CALVIN LITTLEFIELD OF THE 94TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

The following is Littlefield’s obituary as printed in the Watertown Daily Times dated Thursday January 6, 1910:     COL. CALVIN LITTLEFIELD AND HIS DISTINGUISHED CAREER LAST OF HIS GENERATION Graduate of Union College Served with Distinction In… (801-169). Learn More »

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