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COLONIAL ERA WOMAN’S SHOE BUCKLES

COLONIAL ERA WOMAN’S SHOE BUCKLES

This is a pair of matching woman’s shoe buckles. These have a plain dark metal border with leather inserts. Both are in good condition. These are not often… (286-101). Learn More »

COLONIAL ERA SHOE BUCKLES

COLONIAL ERA SHOE BUCKLES

This is a pair of large shoe buckles that meas. approx. 3.75 x 3.00 inches. The buckles are a matching pair with dark metal edges and bright metal interiors. Both buckles are arched to conform to the… (286-102). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA LADIES’ OR CHILD’S SPURS

CIVIL WAR ERA LADIES’ OR CHILD’S SPURS

Small pair of brass spurs, measuring 2.75” from heel forward, 2.625” in width. Attractive brass spurs. Spiked rowels measure 1.25” in diameter, and are in perfect condition. The pair exhibit and… (172-3538). Learn More »

DARK GREEN SKIRT C.1870-1880

DARK GREEN SKIRT C.1870-1880

Gored skirt made from deep olive green silk/wool/alpaca taffeta. The skirt opens at the left side front and is styled with wide flat pleats in the front and a combination of box and directional pleats… (742-45). Learn More »

THREE PIECE PRESENTATION COIN SILVER TEA SERVICE

THREE PIECE PRESENTATION COIN SILVER TEA SERVICE

Produced by Monell & Williams, New York, circa 1823.  This superb set consists of a teapot, covered sugar and creamer, with elaborate sheaf-of-wheat finials, on lobed bodies.  Each piece carries… (30-1856). Learn More »

GEN. JOSEPH WHEELER/ SPANISH AMERICAN WAR CALLING CARD

GEN. JOSEPH WHEELER/ SPANISH AMERICAN WAR CALLING CARD

White one-sided card, 2.75 x 1.375”, with following printed inscription: “Joseph Wheeler / Waldorf Astoria……United States Army.” Card is slightly yellowed, with pair of glue markings… (195-149). Learn More »

$80.00
Originally $100.00

LEATHER FIREMAN’S BELT

LEATHER FIREMAN’S BELT

White leather belt that meas. approx. 2.50 inches wide. The belt is made of a strip of white leather sewn over a piece of red leather. The top white strip is cut out at center to reveal the red… (410-80). Learn More »

SILVER 5TH CORPS / MALTESE CROSS ID BADGE

SILVER 5TH CORPS / MALTESE CROSS ID BADGE

Presented is a silver Federal 5th Army Corps Maltese Cross badge modified to honor an unidentified drummer boy. A small pin bar holds the Maltese Cross suspension badge that has a miniature silver… (33-128). Learn More »

$1,400.00
Originally $1,750.00

CIRCA 1820-25 ENGLISH KEYED BUGLE

CIRCA 1820-25 ENGLISH KEYED BUGLE

Doubtless one of the finest examples extant. The piece was professionally restored a number of years ago and remains in pristine, almost new condition. Measures 20” overall, with a copper body with… (801-01). Learn More »

CASED SET OF LABORATORY BRASS WEIGHTS MADE BY SIKES, LONDON

CASED SET OF LABORATORY BRASS WEIGHTS MADE BY SIKES, LONDON

In fine original condition is this complete, well-constructed standard set of hydrometer brass weights was produced by the well-known London instrument maker, Bartholomew Sikes. Used in laboratory… (727-425). Learn More »

PRE-CIVIL WAR ANTIQUE SPOON MOLD

PRE-CIVIL WAR ANTIQUE SPOON MOLD

Brass two-piece mold for pewter spoons, measuring 8” in length.  Spoon bowl measures 2.375” in length, 1.5” in width, .5” in depth. Open pour-hole at top for fluid pewter mix. Exhibits dark… (30-1785). Learn More »

EARLY 19TH CENTURY EQUESTRIAN LEATHER MARTINGALE

EARLY 19TH CENTURY EQUESTRIAN LEATHER MARTINGALE

Here is an early 19th century specimen of worn and tired leather horse equipment known as a martingale. This equestrian accoutrement appears to date from the 1820s to 1840s and was a leather strap… (30-1468). Learn More »

$215.00
Originally $295.00

UNSMOKED MID-20TH CENTURY RED CLAY PIPE BOWL

UNSMOKED MID-20TH CENTURY RED CLAY PIPE BOWL

A very fine, unsmoked red clay pipe bowl. Unknown maker.” diameter open bowl is slightly flared outward. Lower body is nicely tooled with a light floral décor on the face. Stem holder opening is… (747-27). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA LAP DESK

CIVIL WAR ERA LAP DESK

Finished walnut wood box meas. approx. 18.00 x 10.50 x 6.50 inches closed. The wood exterior is in good condition with light surface dirt and seven or so small water spots on the lid. Also on the lid… (217-230). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED WOODEN BOOT JACK FOUND AT GETTYSBURG -  GEISELMAN COLLECTION

IDENTIFIED WOODEN BOOT JACK FOUND AT GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This item is interesting and unusual: a homemade wooden bootjack with hand engraved unit identification. With provenance to the Dr. Hill Collection, it was recovered soon after the battle at an… (R10847). Learn More »

$795.00
Originally $1,250.00

19TH CENTURY SEXTANT IN ORIGINAL BOX

19TH CENTURY SEXTANT IN ORIGINAL BOX

Sextant is in working condition. There are two mirrors present. The smaller of the two is very worn on half its face. There are three green shades or lenses that can be moved back and forth. Handle is… (M21641). Learn More »

$600.00
Originally $750.00

FRENCH ARMY CAVALRY KERCHIEF

FRENCH ARMY CAVALRY KERCHIEF

Ca. 1850. "Muchoirs D'Instruction Militaire No. 3 Cavalerie/ Manufacture de E. Renault a Rouen." White linen scarf with .5" red bordering round the edges, measuring 28 x 29", with red circle within… (M20338). Learn More »

$60.00
Originally $85.00

FRENCH ARMY CAVALRY KERCHIEF

FRENCH ARMY CAVALRY KERCHIEF

Ca. 1850. "Muchoirs D'Instruction Militare No. 3 Cavalerie, manufacture de E. Renault a Rouen." White linen scarf with .5" red bordering and red trimmed circle within, measuring 20" in diameter.… (M20337). Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $100.00

ORIGINAL, SILVER 5th CORPS BADGE FROM THE 91ST PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

ORIGINAL, SILVER 5th CORPS BADGE FROM THE 91ST PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

This silver, Maltese Cross 5th Army Corps disc is from an unidentified member of the 91st Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. Organized in September 1861, the 91st Pennsylvania Infantry was an… (465-186). Learn More »

CAST BRONZE LINCOLN CABIN BOOKENDS

CAST BRONZE LINCOLN CABIN BOOKENDS

A pair of cast bronze bookends showing the image of the Lincoln birthplace cabin. The cabin, trees and grass had been highlighted in color when this set was manufactured. Located on the reverse side… (30-1758). Learn More »


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MODEL 1841 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO SIMON BACKUS BISSELL

Simon Backus Bissell was born in Fairlee, Vt., on October 28, 1808. He was appointed Midshipman on November 6, 1824, Passed Midshipman on June 4 1831, and Lieutenant December 9, 1837. At the beginning of the Mexican-American War, he was assigned to… (870-63). Learn More »

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