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BRASS STENCIL FROM 26TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

BRASS STENCIL FROM 26TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

This is a non-excavated brass stencil. Soldiers used these to mark their personal possessions. Measures approximately 3 ¼” x 1 ½”. Stencil reads, “G. H. DAVIS. Co. C. 26. NASS. R.”  One… (1054-2474). Learn More »

$695.00
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CARVED BONE RING

CARVED BONE RING

Bone ring features a flattened top which is outlined in red with the initials, “E.S.”. Front reads, “U.S.” and back, “1863”. Both sides show a red design with heart. Carvings such as this… (1054-2197). Learn More »

17th CENTURY PEWTER SPOON

17th CENTURY PEWTER SPOON

Early spoon with “roundish” bowl and thin, straight handle. Measures approximately 6 ½” long overall. Shows nice age-appropriate wear and features a “bird talon” on the underside where the… (179-939). Learn More »

$95.00
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17th CENTURY PEWTER SPOON

17th CENTURY PEWTER SPOON

Early spoon with tear-shaped bowl and straight handle. Measures approximately 6 ¾” long overall. Shows nice even wear and features a “lion” touch mark on the end of the spoon. A very nice… (179-942). Learn More »

$95.00
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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 »

VICTORIAN LOVE TOKEN – “MATTIE”

VICTORIAN LOVE TOKEN – “MATTIE”

Love tokens were a craze, especially among young girls, during the Victorian era. They were coins that were smoothed flat on one or both sides and then hand engraved with the name or initials of the… (1054-2198). Learn More »

$30.00
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VICTORIAN LOVE TOKEN - “G.C.”

VICTORIAN LOVE TOKEN - “G.C.”

Love tokens were a craze, especially among young girls, during the Victorian era. They were coins that were smoothed flat on one or both sides and then hand engraved with the name or initials of the… (1054-1501). Learn More »

$25.00
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CIVIL WAR ERA WALLET WITH C.S. NOTE

CIVIL WAR ERA WALLET WITH C.S. NOTE

Brown leather wallet is the typical style that was carried by both soldiers and civilians of the time. It is bi-fold style, made of pasteboard and covered with a thin veneer of leather. A strap wraps… (1054-2378). Learn More »

$45.00
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MAKER MARKED POCKET KNIFE WITH ANDERSONVILLE HISTORY

MAKER MARKED POCKET KNIFE WITH ANDERSONVILLE HISTORY

Standard pocket knife measures 3 ¾” when closed. Pair of folding blades, one measuring 2 ¾” in length, the other 2 ¼”. The longer blade is marked “Abram Brooksbank” and “Malinda Works… (1054-1483). Learn More »

$95.00
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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 »

VICTORIAN ERA HAIR JEWELRY BROOCH

VICTORIAN ERA HAIR JEWELRY BROOCH

Hair brooch displays a T-bar and C-clasp on reverse. Glass covers woven dark brown hair. Base shows a beaded band encircling glass. A couple strands of woven hair are loosely lying across woven… (M26308). Learn More »

EARLY 19TH CENTURY CHESS / CHECKER BOARD

EARLY 19TH CENTURY CHESS / CHECKER BOARD

Board is made of inlaid mahogany. Measures 15” by 16 ¼”. Shows light wear at the corners and edges, plus a 1” crack at one edge. A few scattered nicks are present. Board is very solid and would… (179-931). Learn More »

$160.00
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FRAMED SAMPLER - DATED 1825

FRAMED SAMPLER - DATED 1825

This beautiful sampler is typical of what young girls would have done in the 1800’s as a way to display the sewing skills that they were learning. Colors used for the stitching are blue, green,… (1005-22). Learn More »

ID’D CONFEDERATE BLANKET, 2ND VIRGINIA CAVALRY

ID’D CONFEDERATE BLANKET, 2ND VIRGINIA CAVALRY

Here is a rare opportunity to own an original Confederate blanket that is also Id’d. Blanket belonged to Private William C. Bradley, a soldier in Co. “B”, 2nd Virginia Cavalry. Tan colored… (973-03). Learn More »

$2,750.00
Originally $3,250.00
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SOLID BRASS CIVIL WAR STIRRUP – ARSENAL MARKED

SOLID BRASS CIVIL WAR STIRRUP – ARSENAL MARKED

A single non-dug heavy brass stirrup. Measures 4 ½” across x 5 ½” tall x 1 ½” wide. Underside features three stampings.  In the center is a large “US”. To the left is “WATERVLIET /… (1054-2186). Learn More »

$150.00
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NATURAL GREEN TURQUOISE & SEED PEARL SHIELD PENDANT NECKLACE

NATURAL GREEN TURQUOISE & SEED PEARL SHIELD PENDANT NECKLACE

Natural Green Turquoise and Seed Pearl Shield Pendant Necklace dates to the 1850s and is set in a handmade setting of 18 carat gold. Typically, we see turquoise in its more popular sky-blue form, but… (1042-09). Learn More »

EYEGLASS CASE WITH HAND PAINTED HUNT SCENE

EYEGLASS CASE WITH HAND PAINTED HUNT SCENE

19th century papier-mâché spectacle case with an oil painted hunting scene featuring four classical (Roman or Greek) figures mounted on horseback along with dogs closing in on the prey. Measures 5… (30-1716). Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $195.00

PEWTER TIN FOR PENS & PENCILS

PEWTER TIN FOR PENS & PENCILS

Early 19th century stationary box with old label attached within the lid.   JOHN SHILLITO Co. #1602.  Dept.510. 19th Century oblong  pewter STATIONARY BOX   The inside is divided into… (30-1714). Learn More »

$85.00
Originally $145.00
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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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