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MASONIC CHILD’S DISH

MASONIC CHILD’S DISH

Dish features a blue transferware image of a young man passing underneath of a large Masonic compass. The saying is a maxim by Benjamin Franklin- “Keep within compass/And you shall be sure/To avoid… (88-22). Learn More »

EARLY TEDDY ROOSEVELT DOLL

EARLY TEDDY ROOSEVELT DOLL

Doll has a torso made of stuffed cloth with head, hands and boots made from Papier-mâché. The body is clothed in an OD green uniform held closed by a thin leather belt with small brass frame buckle.… (668-198). Learn More »

BROWN & WHITE JASPERWARE MUG WITH CHERUBS

BROWN & WHITE JASPERWARE MUG WITH CHERUBS

Victorian era Jasperware mug shows raised image of putti cherubs. A decorative floral border inside of beaded bands decorates the top of mug. Mug measures 3 ½” tall by 3 ¾” in diameter at the… (88-23). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA CAMP MIRROR

CIVIL WAR ERA CAMP MIRROR

Two-piece, zinc traveling mirror.  Approximately 3” in diameter.  Un decorated lid over a lightly decorated back. Back also features a wire loop for hanging and a wire “stand”.  Mirror is… (490-1861). Learn More »

GEORGIAN ERA PEWTER SNUFF BOX

GEORGIAN ERA PEWTER SNUFF BOX

Snuff box has a decorative border encircling the lid. Lid is hinged and fully functions. Shows a few minor dings. Underside has light surface oxidation. Measures 1 ½” in circumference. … (179-892). Learn More »

UNION ARMY DRUM PLATE

UNION ARMY DRUM PLATE

Snazzy ornamental eagle plate, made of stamped tin (for either snare or bass drum).  Oval shaped, measuring 8.5 x 5.75”, featuring horn- of-plenty adornment on either underside, and “NE Plus… (160-16). Learn More »

$395.00
ON HOLD

WRITING DESK WITH SILVER PRESENTATION PLAQUE, ID’D TO THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA “ANDERSON” CAVALRY REGIMENT

WRITING DESK WITH SILVER PRESENTATION PLAQUE, ID’D TO THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA “ANDERSON” CAVALRY REGIMENT

This writing desk with its silver engraved plaque is truly an item worthy of any advanced collection or museum. The desk is made of mahogany wood and meas. approx. 17.75 inches long x 10.00 inches… (945-286). Learn More »

$3,000.00
Originally $3,500.00

RARE ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR CLOTH CORPS BADGE FROM THE ARCHIVE OF JOHN M. DEANE - 3rd and 29th MASSACHUSETTS, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

RARE ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR CLOTH CORPS BADGE FROM THE ARCHIVE OF JOHN M. DEANE - 3rd and 29th MASSACHUSETTS, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

Civil War corps badges can be a minefield for the collector and cloth badges are especially hard to judge. Here is one that you can sleep at night owning. This comes from the archive of material… (1041-56). Learn More »

$1,150.00
Originally $1,450.00

GENERAL WILCOX’S FAREWELL ADDRESS TO THE NINTH CORPS PRESERVED BY JOHN M. DEANE, ALONG WITH ONE OF HIS ISSUE CORPS BADGES - MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM MASSACHUSETTS

GENERAL WILCOX’S FAREWELL ADDRESS TO THE NINTH CORPS PRESERVED BY JOHN M. DEANE, ALONG WITH ONE OF HIS ISSUE CORPS BADGES - MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM MASSACHUSETTS

John M. Deane was proud of his war service and preserved a wonderful archive of material. He rose from Lieutenant to Major, serving at the very first call for troops in the 3rd Mass Volunteer Militia… (1041-64). Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,550.00

G.A.R. GOLD WATCH CHAIN WITH FOB

G.A.R. GOLD WATCH CHAIN WITH FOB

Watch fob is the shape of the G.A.R. star. It shows the corps badges with red, white and blue enamel inlays. Reverse has white enamel inlay with gold image of G.A.R. seal. Gold chain measures 14”… (410-480). Learn More »

PAIR OF CIVIL WAR DRUM STICKS

PAIR OF CIVIL WAR DRUM STICKS

Unmarked pair of wooden drum sticks. They match in shape and size but one stick is just a bit darker than the other. Each shows even wear.  [ad[ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (M26305). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA “DOUGHNUT” CANDLESTICK HOLDERS

CIVIL WAR ERA “DOUGHNUT” CANDLESTICK HOLDERS

Each side of the wooden “doughnut” screws together for storage or travel. Once separated, the small cups screw onto the bases and become candlestick holders for taper candles. This clever… (1054-2165). Learn More »

$200.00
ON HOLD

IDENTIFICATION DISC FOR 34TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY SOLDIER

IDENTIFICATION DISC FOR 34TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY SOLDIER

Excavated, “War of 1861” style pewter “dog tag” for Charles H. Lewis. He was 31 years old when he enlisted on June 21, 1862. He joined Company C, 34th Massachusetts Infantry. He was made a… (1054-2471). Learn More »

PIECE OF FABRIC FROM ALEXANDER STEPHEN’S CHAIR WITH NOTE

PIECE OF FABRIC FROM ALEXANDER STEPHEN’S CHAIR WITH NOTE

Green and tan woven fabric is hand- sewn onto a small piece of card stock. Hand inscribed writing in period ink reads, “FROM THE REBEL STEVEN’S CHAIR, R. DAVIDS”. Fabric is triangular in shape.… (1054-2486). Learn More »

IDENTIFICATION DISC FOR 52ND NEW YORK INFANTRY SOLDIER

IDENTIFICATION DISC FOR 52ND NEW YORK INFANTRY SOLDIER

Non-excavated, George Washington bust style pewter “dog tag” for John Bockhardt [Burkart, Burkardt]. He was 40 years old when he enlisted on November 5, 1861 in New York City. He joined Company G,… (1054-2470). Learn More »

IDENTIFICATION DISC FOR 7TH RHODE ISLAND INFANTRY SOLDIER

IDENTIFICATION DISC FOR 7TH RHODE ISLAND INFANTRY SOLDIER

Excavated, George Washington bust style brass “dog tag” for David L. Larkham. He was 37 years old when he enlisted on August 14, 1862. He joined Company G, 7TH Rhode Island Infantry. He was… (1054-2467). Learn More »

1600s PEWTER SPOON

1600s PEWTER SPOON

Early spoon with round bowl and straight handle. Measures approximately 6 ½” long overall. Shows nice age-appropriate color. File marks on the handle. A very nice colonial spoon. … (179-940). Learn More »

ANTIQUE ROSARY

ANTIQUE ROSARY

Sixty faceted black glass beads are strung on a blue cord with six silver filigree spacers. Suspended at the end are three more beads with two spacers, then silver filigree medallion and cross. A… (1005-24). Learn More »

9TH NEW HAMPSHIRE SOLDIER’S STENCIL – HARRISON E. ROUND, CO. H

9TH NEW HAMPSHIRE SOLDIER’S STENCIL – HARRISON E. ROUND, CO. H

Harrison E. Round mustered into service on 12/23/63 for a term of 3 years. He enlisted as a private at the age of 22; his occupation is listed as farmer. While the 9th New Hampshire had already been… (M26064). Learn More »

SHAVING MUG W/ SPREAD-WINGED EAGLE

SHAVING MUG W/ SPREAD-WINGED EAGLE

Victorian era shaving mug features raised images of children with a spread-winged eagle in the center. Images are colored. A beaded band decorates mug just below the rim. Interior of mug is divided… (88-35). Learn More »


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CLASSIC CONFEDERATE CAP BOX FROM GETTYSBURG PICKED UP BY G.W. MOWERS OF FAYETTEVILLE, PA., VETERAN OF THE 21st PA CAV AND 87th PA INF.

If you have been checking our new arrivals you will have noticed material from George W. Mowers of Fayetteville, Pennsylvania. Mowers did two stints in the army during the Civil War: six months in the 21st PA Cavalry from July 15, 1863, through… (M26553). Learn More »

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