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VERY LARGE WESTERWALD CROCK, CIRCA 1840

VERY LARGE WESTERWALD CROCK, CIRCA 1840

This Westerwald salt glazed crock with double handles has a cobalt blue chicken design on one side, floral design on the reverse side, and banding. Westerwald stoneware is a salt glazed pottery found… (734-30). Learn More »

U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION NAME TAG FOR PVT. JAMES A. CARDER, 18TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION NAME TAG FOR PVT. JAMES A. CARDER, 18TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

Double-sided white, pre-printed card, measuring 1.625 x 2.875"/ w/small metal-ringed lanyard hole. Front side script & inscription: "U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION / ADDRESS MY… father Mr. / Morris… (M18953). Learn More »

$1,500.00
Originally $1,650.00

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 »

$1,750.00
Originally $2,950.00

U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION PIN ID'D AND INSCRIBED TO "MRS. REVEREND ARZA [MARY H.] BROWN/ CHICAGO, ILLINOIS/ CIVIL WAR"

U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION PIN ID'D AND INSCRIBED TO "MRS. REVEREND ARZA [MARY H.] BROWN/ CHICAGO, ILLINOIS/ CIVIL WAR"

Oblong silver badge, measuring 2" in width, and .75" height. Standard USCC frontal inscription: "U.S. / Christian Commission / PHIL."; see rear inscription to Mrs. Brown above. Rear bar pin. Light… (480-17). Learn More »

$1,750.00
Originally $2,500.00

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 »

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

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 »

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 »

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 »

19TH CENTURY JAPANNED DOCUMENT/MAP CASE

19TH CENTURY JAPANNED DOCUMENT/MAP CASE

These were used for the safe storage of documents, such as commissions, and maps. This one is made of flat black japanned tin. It is 21 ¾ inches long with the 5-inch lid attached. It is 2 inches in… (M15222). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED FLASK, 13TH U.S. INFANTRY

IDENTIFIED FLASK, 13TH U.S. INFANTRY

Personal flask of Frank. P. Muhlenberg of the 13th United States Infantry. This is a wicker-covered glass flask. Inked onto the wicker on the front is a large “13” over some scroll work. Under… (377-12). Learn More »

GOLD RING WITH GREEN & PINK COLORED STONES

GOLD RING WITH GREEN & PINK COLORED STONES

This beautiful ring is a gold band with a two colored stones set in the center. Ring is sized at approximately a 6 ½. Marked on the inside with “MG”. This piece was part of a wonderful, large… (344-3019). Learn More »

COLONIAL SPOON MOULD

COLONIAL SPOON MOULD

Bronze or brass, two piece mould to cast pewter dessert spoons. Colonial period. Mould is 6 ¼” long overall. Engraved “X” and wavy pattern on the top side of the handle. Initials “I S” on… (30-2022). Learn More »

MOURNING BROOCH WITH HAIR

MOURNING BROOCH WITH HAIR

Beautiful black and gold framed brooch has woven hair under the glass. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and fully function. Reverse is engraved with the initials, “AG”. Brooch measures… (344-2616). Learn More »

ANTIQUE LEEDS TYPE COBALT BLUE FEATHER EDGE IRONSTONE PLATTER

ANTIQUE LEEDS TYPE COBALT BLUE FEATHER EDGE IRONSTONE PLATTER

England, C. 1840-60. This is a very fine serving platter with raised blue feather edge design around the perimeter. Unmarked but dates to 1840-60. Measures 16.25” x 12.75” x 1.2”. Normal… (622-191). Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $185.00

SILVER TOPPED CANE, ID’D TO WILLIAM R. TUBBS, 149th PENNSYLVANIA, WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG

SILVER TOPPED CANE, ID’D TO WILLIAM R. TUBBS, 149th PENNSYLVANIA, WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG

This splendid veteran’s cane is made of ebony. Top of cane has a silver handle with a beautiful design. Etched on sides of the handle is “TO W. R. TUBBS”, “JAN 1ST 1867”, “FROM M. J.… (344-2605). Learn More »


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U.S. 1859 PATTERN DRAGOON/ CAVALRY SADDLE BLANKET

AN EXTREMELY RARE EXAMPLE PATTERN OF THIS BLANKET!!!!! Only two specimens are known to exist, one located in the collection at the National Park Service museum here in Gettysburg and this newly found example shown here. First issued with the Mc… (M24473). Learn More »

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