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GREEN AND ECRU PLAID SILK TAFFETA BASQUE BODICE

GREEN AND ECRU PLAID SILK TAFFETA BASQUE BODICE

Basque bodice features a round neckline, closes with 14 hooks-and-eyes sewn with a continuous thread, and has a bias self-fabric facing on the bottom. The top flounce on the open sleeves is unlined;… (742-50). Learn More »

$40.00
Originally $80.00
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COPPER SILK BASQUE BODICE C. 1864-1868

COPPER SILK BASQUE BODICE C. 1864-1868

Basque bodice is styled with a round neckline, darts, faux 3-piece back, and narrow coat sleeves. The peplum is curved in the front and pointed in the back.  Hooks-and-eyes secure the front closure;… (742-117). Learn More »

$40.00
Originally $80.00
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IRIDESCENT JACQUARD SILK TAFFETA BASQUE BODICE AND SKIRT C. 1858-1860

IRIDESCENT JACQUARD SILK TAFFETA BASQUE BODICE AND SKIRT C. 1858-1860

A lovely dress made from a stunning fabric. The iridescent silk taffeta is woven with vertical pin stripes in pale lavender and black and horizontal checked ribbon bands in ivory and black. The darted… (742-38). Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $280.00
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MEDIUM BROWN SILK TAFFETA DRESS C.1864-1867

MEDIUM BROWN SILK TAFFETA DRESS C.1864-1867

This elegantly simple dress features a darted bodice, faux 3-piece back, brown cotton twill lining and coat sleeves. The original front hook-and-eye closure has been altered to add copper… (742-31). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $280.00
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BLACK SILK SATIN MANTLE WITH CHENILLE FRINGE C.1865-1875

BLACK SILK SATIN MANTLE WITH CHENILLE FRINGE C.1865-1875

Black silk satin mantle is cut with a circular back and long tails in the front.  Darts and curved seams create shaping for the shoulders and arms.  The mantle closes with concealed buttons and… (742-118). Learn More »

$50.00
Originally $100.00

SHEER WHITE VOILE DRESS C.1900-1910

SHEER WHITE VOILE DRESS C.1900-1910

Perfect for a summer garden party.  This dress is styled with an open neckline and short kimono sleeves, each embellished with a very fine chemical lace edging.  Softly pleated fabric creates a band… (742-40). Learn More »

$50.00
Originally $100.00

GERMAN POW ART - MOSAIC BOX WITH HAIR CHAIN, 1851

GERMAN POW ART - MOSAIC BOX WITH HAIR CHAIN, 1851

Ornate, lacquered pressed paper box and hair chain were made by a German POW after the revolution of 1848.  Sleeve has colorful floral and leaf design with gold gilt border. Lettering in gilt reads,… (1005-07). Learn More »

EMPTY GUTTA PERCHA PHOTO CASE

EMPTY GUTTA PERCHA PHOTO CASE

Case is ready to house a sixth- plate sized image. Inside is lined in embossed dark red velvet. Paper label reads, “A.B. CHAPMAN, MANUFACTURER OF UNION COMPOSITION CASE”. Case is in very good… (945-283). Learn More »

EMPTY GUTTA PERCHA PHOTO CASE

EMPTY GUTTA PERCHA PHOTO CASE

Oval case is ready to house a sixteenth plate sized image. Case is lined in embossed burgundy velvet. Paper label has patent date of 1856-57. Hinge and clasp fully function. Excellent condition with… (P13936). Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

NICE CONDITION EMPTY CDV ALBUM

NICE CONDITION EMPTY CDV ALBUM

Album is covered with red leather and is heavily embossed with a geometric decorations on both covers and spine. The spine has a strong gold stamping that reads “ALBUM.” Cover and spine edges are… (668-121). Learn More »

$30.00
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CIVIL WAR PERIOD LEATHER OFFICER’S SADDLE VALISE

CIVIL WAR PERIOD LEATHER OFFICER’S SADDLE VALISE

This saddle valise is entirely made of japanned leather and meas. approx. 17.75 inches long. It is circular in shape and meas. approx. 6.00 inches across. The main body is made of one piece of… (M25912). Learn More »

$495.00
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1864 POCKET SIZED BOOK “HEROES OF THE BIBLE”

1864 POCKET SIZED BOOK “HEROES OF THE BIBLE”

The full title of this little volume is “THE NEW SERIAL QUESTION BOOKS ON THE HEROES OF THE BIBLE IN FOUR VOLUMES, GRADUATED TO ALL AGES.” This particular book is volume 4 which was meant for… (668-100). Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

REPLICA REGIMENTAL GERMAN BEER STEIN

REPLICA REGIMENTAL GERMAN BEER STEIN

Stein has porcelain body with decorative pewter lid. Finial on lid is in the shape of a train. Thumblift is a Bavarian lion. Center image on stein is a train and shield with Bavarian coat of arms.… (88-13). Learn More »

MID 19TH CENTURY MARINE SEXTANT

MID 19TH CENTURY MARINE SEXTANT

Ebony, brass and bone sextant is complete with all the original mirrors and filters. Ebony wood frame has brass index arm with engraved bone scales, sighting pinnula, horizon mirror, and three… (853-82). Learn More »

$500.00
Originally $750.00

18TH CENTURY SHOE BUCKLES

18TH CENTURY SHOE BUCKLES

This is a pair of large shoe buckles that measure approx. 2.5 inches square. The buckles are a matching pair made of copper with silver plating on the top. Nice decorative design on edges. Both… (30-2085). Learn More »

NICE CLEAN 1864 COPY OF “HOYLE’S GAMES”

NICE CLEAN 1864 COPY OF “HOYLE’S GAMES”

Hardbound volume covered in green cloth. Covers are decorated with a stippled background with a checkerboard at center. Spine is excellent and has the title in gold stamping with a checkerboard… (668-99). Learn More »

$75.00
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NICE CONDITION EMPTY CDV ALBUM

NICE CONDITION EMPTY CDV ALBUM

Album is covered with brown leather with a gold linear border on the covers and spine. The center of both the front and back covers have a deep scalloped recess decorated with gold leaf scrollwork on… (668-101). Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

RARE CONFEDERATE CLAY INKWELL

RARE CONFEDERATE CLAY INKWELL

Item is pyramidal in shape with a raised spout. Spout is excellent and is blocked by the remains of a cork. Bottom surface is also excellent.  [AD] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (1000-647). Learn More »

IVORY DAY PLANNER

IVORY DAY PLANNER

Ivory case has silver clasp, shield shaped cartouche, and a rivet around which six celluloid pages labeled with the days of the week from Monday to Saturday fan out for writing reminders. These were… (M25988). Learn More »

$85.00
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COIN SILVER CUP BY HYDE & GOODRICH, NEW ORLEANS

COIN SILVER CUP BY HYDE & GOODRICH, NEW ORLEANS

This beautiful repousse’ floral and leaf motif coin silver cup with handle comes from the famed New Orleans company, Hyde & Goodrich. Maker’s mark is on underside of cup. Rim has a beaded… (30-2087). Learn More »


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SWORD PRESENTED TO A MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER WOUNDED AT PETERSBURG

Officer’s cavalry sabre inscribed between the top mount and throat, "Presented to /  Lt. J. Foster Pope / 14th Regt. Mass. Vols. / by / his late mess mates of / Co. A Mass. 13th / Apr 15th 1862". On July 16, 1861 23 year old John Foster Pope… (870-252). Learn More »

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