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SPYGLASS/TELESCOPE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

SPYGLASS/TELESCOPE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

Beautiful brass small-size antique spyglass/telescope. Constructed of brass with a leather wrap around the body.  Complete – four sections with lens cover.  It retains very clear optics and is in… (172-5564). Learn More »

UNION SOLDIER DIARY—PRIVATE DAVID RICHARDS, CO. “M”, 13TH PA CAVALRY

UNION SOLDIER DIARY—PRIVATE DAVID RICHARDS, CO. “M”, 13TH PA CAVALRY

Standard pocket “Diary for 1865”. Published New York, 1865. Owner inscription in pencil, rear endpapers—“D. Richards Jr / Brady / Indiana County / Penna.” Single calendar day entries, plus… (846-198). Learn More »

$1,000.00
ON HOLD

UNITED CONFEDERATE VETERAN PIN

UNITED CONFEDERATE VETERAN PIN

Small brass pin shows a Confederate battle flag in red and blue enamel. To the left and right are letters, “C / V”. Above and below flag are, “1861 / 1865”. Original pin and hook are present… (286-567). Learn More »

$75.00
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19th CENTURY SNUFF BOX

19th CENTURY SNUFF BOX

Rectangular shaped snuff box is coated inside and out with black lacquer. Hinged lid has a German silver banded border and cartouche inlay. Box measures 1.5" deep by 2.5" wide by 1.0" high. Shows… (558-1320). Learn More »

19th CENTURY SNUFF BOX

19th CENTURY SNUFF BOX

Rectangular shaped snuff box is coated inside and out with black lacquer. Hinged lid has a beautiful gilt design. Box measures 1.5" deep by 2.5" wide by 1.0" high. Shows light wear in areas. … (30-2089). Learn More »

VICTORIAN MATCH SAFE, DATED 1864

VICTORIAN MATCH SAFE, DATED 1864

This silver match safe, or vesta, has beautiful engravings all over both sides. One side shows a cartouche label with engraved name [Mie E.X. Raven??] and the date, "JULY 20th 1864". Other side shows… (460-323). 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 »

$100.00
Originally $150.00

QUART TIN CUP

QUART TIN CUP

Soldiers entering the military were given a standard issue of a cup, tin plate, knife, fork, and spoon.  This item is a ‘dipper,’ or tin cup.  Appropriately nicknamed ‘dipper,’ because… (179-877). Learn More »

BONE SLIDE MARKED "UNION"

BONE SLIDE MARKED "UNION"

Carved bone slide has a flat front with no markings. A black border surrounds one side with, "UNION" engraved inside of border. Other side shows, "LIB" but was left uncomplete. Slide measures 1 1/3"… (195-202). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERIOD CHRISTIAN COMMISSION SOLDIERS’ HYMN BOOK

CIVIL WAR PERIOD CHRISTIAN COMMISSION SOLDIERS’ HYMN BOOK

Small pocket-sized hymn book meas. approx. 2.75 inches x 4.25 inches and runs 128 pages. Paper cover shows some minor wear but has nice artwork of a hand holding a cross with “THE SOLDIERS’ HYMN… (1097-102). Learn More »

KNIFE / FORK / SPOON COMBINATION UTENSIL

KNIFE / FORK / SPOON COMBINATION UTENSIL

This is a great example of a Civil War period combination knife, fork, and spoon. This is the type that separates into two halves so you could hold the knife in one hand and the fork / spoon in the… (482-469). Learn More »

$325.00
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EMPTY DOUBLE NINTH PLATE UNION CASE

EMPTY DOUBLE NINTH PLATE UNION CASE

Case is in excellent shape. The raised decoration on the exterior is heavy scrollwork along the edges with an oval shaped scroll and riband combination. There are no cracks or chips. Interior can… (P12043). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA ROSEWOOD INK WELL

CIVIL WAR ERA ROSEWOOD INK WELL

Ink well has a flat bottom and rounded top. Lid fits tightly and unscrews to reveal a glass insert. Remnants of ink remain in the glass. Wood is in excellent condition with no scratches or… (277-107). Learn More »

1861 DIARY OF JAMES A. HUDSON CO. H, FIRST NEW YORK (LINCOLN) CAVALRY

1861 DIARY OF JAMES A. HUDSON CO. H, FIRST NEW YORK (LINCOLN) CAVALRY

“His executioners (12 in number, one drawn from each company) then stepped forward and shook hands with him. he then told them to do their duty, that he was guilty and his sentence just and with the… (2020-110). Learn More »

$995.00
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COMPLETE SET OF SAE HANDPAINTED FIGURES FROM THE 1950’S/60’S IN THE ORIGINAL BOX-UNION CAVALRY

COMPLETE SET OF SAE HANDPAINTED FIGURES FROM THE 1950’S/60’S IN THE ORIGINAL BOX-UNION CAVALRY

Box contains nine 1.75 inch high hand painted mounted Union cavalrymen complete with a guidon- bearer. All are mounted on brown horses and carry a saber and carbine. All figures are in good original… (903-25). Learn More »

$50.00
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CIVIL WAR PERIOD CHRISTIAN COMMISSION ARMY NAVY HYMN BOOK

CIVIL WAR PERIOD CHRISTIAN COMMISSION ARMY NAVY HYMN BOOK

Small pocket-sized hymn book meas. approx. 2.75 inches x 4.25 inches and runs 128 pages. Paper cover shows some light wear especially at the lower corners but has a nice label with a US flag and… (1097-101). Learn More »

$135.00
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CIVIL WAR PERIOD CHRISTIAN COMMISSION SOLDIERS’ HYMN BOOK

CIVIL WAR PERIOD CHRISTIAN COMMISSION SOLDIERS’ HYMN BOOK

Small pocket-sized hymn book meas. approx. 2.75 inches x 4.25 inches and runs 128 pages. Paper cover shows some minor wear but has nice artwork of a hand holding a cross with “THE SOLDIERS’ HYMN… (1097-100). Learn More »

$135.00
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1810 PEWTER MUG ENGRAVED "FA"

1810 PEWTER MUG ENGRAVED "FA"

Heavy pewter mug with hinged lid is engraved with a decorative design with, "18 FA 10" in the center. Interior of mug at the base shows a raised clover emblem. Underside shows a hallmark with the… (1005-15). Learn More »

BIRMINGHAM SOUVENIR MUG

BIRMINGHAM SOUVENIR MUG

Decorative, vintage mug shows hand painted flowers surrounding gold gilt lettering that reads, "A PRESENT FROM BIRMINGHAM". Gold gilt bands surround rim and base. No maker's mark. This could be a… (179-1014). Learn More »

15th PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN PRESENTATION CANE FROM CAPTAIN G.S. CLARK

15th PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN PRESENTATION CANE FROM CAPTAIN G.S. CLARK

Made from a tree branch cut as a souvenir, varnished and fitted with a metal tip and silver knob, this cane bears a nicely engraved presentation from Captain George S. Clark of the 15th Pa. Cavalry.… (945-517). Learn More »


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EXCELLENT CONDITION U.S. NAVY ENLISTED BELT

Regulation belt made of blackened buff leather.  This pattern belt and japanned iron friction buckle seems to have appeared in 1862.  It is specifically detailed as a regulation issue item by the 4th edition of the Ordnance Manual. This specimen is… (1000-576). Learn More »

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