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STRAND OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE’S HAIR

STRAND OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE’S HAIR

The hair's provenance came from a small lock given to Laura Thomas on April 19th, 1869 by Lee himself [copy of note provided in accompanying certificate] and separated by noted antiquarian Charles… (M25085). Learn More »

RUBBER OR GUM BLANKET ID’D TO PVT. MOSES E. CONYERS, 69TH INDIANA INFANTRY, A PORTION OF WHICH WAS USED FOR A FIELD-MADE HOUSEWIFE

RUBBER OR GUM BLANKET ID’D TO PVT. MOSES E. CONYERS, 69TH INDIANA INFANTRY, A PORTION OF WHICH WAS USED FOR A FIELD-MADE HOUSEWIFE

This blanket was purchased directly from the Conyers family in 1992. The blanket exhibits a red ink stamp within an oval: UNION INDIA RUBBER CO./FEB. 4, 1865, along with the inspector’s stamp with a… (450-73). Learn More »

$3,250.00
Originally $4,750.00

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

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 »

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 »

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

14K GOLD RING WITH THREE COLORED STONES

14K GOLD RING WITH THREE COLORED STONES

This beautiful ring is a gold band with a setting of three colored stones- red, green, and pink. Ring is sized at approximately a 6 1/2. Marked on the inside with a “14K” and “KIN”. This piece… (344-2677). Learn More »

VICTORIAN HAIR JEWELRY

VICTORIAN HAIR JEWELRY

This woven hair chain with decorative gold connector, is engraved on the front with the name, “LUCY”, and on the reverse with, “OCT. 18, 1855”. Entire length measures 10”. Hair is tightly… (344-2611). Learn More »

GENERAL SCOTT FRAMED LAUREL LEAF, DATED DECEMBER 25, 1861

GENERAL SCOTT FRAMED LAUREL LEAF, DATED DECEMBER 25, 1861

This gold framed wreath on a background of silk was presented as a Christmas gift and reads, “TO RICHARD J. SMITH AND SISTERS, A PORTION OF THE WREATH OF LAUREL PRESENTED TO OUR BELOVED HERO… (282-405). Learn More »

VINTAGE CAMEO PENDANT

VINTAGE CAMEO PENDANT

This lovely cameo features the image of a goddess on a gold mount with a decorative border. There is a ring at the top of the mount for hanging the pendant. Measures approx. 5/8” x 7/8”. This… (344-2673). Learn More »

VINTAGE CAMEO PILL BOX LID

VINTAGE CAMEO PILL BOX LID

This lovely cameo features the image of a lady and a house on a gold colored lid of a pill box. Bottom of box is not present. Measures approx. 1 ¼” x 1 ¾”. This piece was part of a wonderful,… (344-2670). Learn More »

VINTAGE CAMEO BROOCH

VINTAGE CAMEO BROOCH

This lovely cameo features the image of a goddess on a gold mount, which has a beautiful scrollwork border. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and fully function. There is a ring at the top… (344-2624). Learn More »


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RARE CONFEDERATE SHARPS CARBINE CARTRIDGES WITH JEFFERSON DAVIS CONNECTION

Three Confederate Sharps paper cartridges, mounted in riker box [8.5 x 6.25”], with the accompanying note: “RARE CONFEDERATE PAPER CARTRIDGE [2 RINGS BULLETS]. These Were Suppose to have been Found in Pres. Jeff Davis Home After the War. From the… (696-42). Learn More »

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