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IRONSTONE CUP IN A RARE FIG PATTERN – PROBABLY BY DAVENPORT OR WEDGEWOOD

IRONSTONE CUP IN A RARE FIG PATTERN – PROBABLY BY DAVENPORT OR WEDGEWOOD

Dates to the 1850’s. Measures 3” tall, 3 ½” in diameter at rim, and 2” in diameter at base. No handle.  This cup features embossed leaves and figs with parallel lines around the perimeter. … (643-19A). Learn More »

IRONSTONE CUP IN A RARE FIG PATTERN – PROBABLY BY DAVENPORT OR WEDGEWOOD

IRONSTONE CUP IN A RARE FIG PATTERN – PROBABLY BY DAVENPORT OR WEDGEWOOD

Dates to the 1850's.  Measures 3” tall, 3 ½” in diameter at rim, and 2” in diameter at base. No handle.  This cup features embossed leaves and figs with parallel lines around the perimeter. … (643-19). Learn More »

RAILROAD LANTERN ID’D TO 56TH PENNSYLVANIA VETERAN

RAILROAD LANTERN ID’D TO 56TH PENNSYLVANIA VETERAN

This small lantern stands approx.  9.00 inches high x 6.00 inches wide and is identified to Stephen H. Whitaker of Company A, 56th Pennsylvania. The lantern has a brass base that is marked on the… (217-214). Learn More »

LATE 19TH OR EARLY 20TH CENTURY SLAPSTICK

LATE 19TH OR EARLY 20TH CENTURY SLAPSTICK

Slapsticks were used in the circus by clowns. A small caliber blank was inserted in one end and when the clown hit someone with the stick the blank would fire making a loud crack and some smoke. This… (172-3044). Learn More »

PORTABLE SHIP WRITING DESK ID’D TO USS PEACOCK & USS WARREN, 1832-35

PORTABLE SHIP WRITING DESK ID’D TO USS PEACOCK & USS WARREN, 1832-35

Well-made brown mahogany box measuring 16” x 6.5” x 9.5”. Brass front key lock [key missing], brass end-handles. Double compartment [upper compartment measures15.75 x 1.75” with fold-down… (731-767). Learn More »

PAPER FASTENER- PATRIOTIC CONTAINER

PAPER FASTENER- PATRIOTIC CONTAINER

This brass container reads "PAPER FASTENER" and features an eagle on a branch. It measures 1.5 inch diameter by 1.25 inch height. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (744-54). Learn More »

PACK OF CIVIL WAR PERIOD COMBS

PACK OF CIVIL WAR PERIOD COMBS

These are pocket combs made of tortoise shell. Each one meas. approx. 3.50 inches long x 1.00 inch high. The package looks to have 6 combs still inside the original paper wrapper with two combs… (108-446). Learn More »

SOLDIER’S NAME STAMP KIT

SOLDIER’S NAME STAMP KIT

Item comes in a small riker box ready for display. The outer sleeve of the kit has a green label that reads “WELLS & CO’S. RUBBER STEREOTYPE STAMP.” Small print then gives directions for… (725-21). Learn More »

PARIS MARKED PEWTER SHAVING MIRROR

PARIS MARKED PEWTER SHAVING MIRROR

Mirror is encased in a circular pewter case with removable lid. Lid is plain but underside was once lined with a purple cloth. Back of the case has tin wire stand. The back has an embossed oak leaf… (465-44). Learn More »

SECTION OF A PEWTER MIRROR RECOVERED FROM CS WINTER CAMP, CAROLINE COUNTY, VIRGINIA

SECTION OF A PEWTER MIRROR RECOVERED FROM CS WINTER CAMP, CAROLINE COUNTY, VIRGINIA

This back of a pewter mirror was found in September 1975 in the Confederate Winter Campsite in Caroline County, Va. It measures nearly 4 inches in diameter and is in relic… (R19495). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SHOE HORN

GETTYSBURG SHOE HORN

Advertising shoe horn for "Eckert's Store, On The Square, Gettysburg, Pa." The lettering is stamped into the face of the shoe horn. Finish is worn throughout which has allowed some rust to form. (67-936). Learn More »

HORN SNUFF BOX

HORN SNUFF BOX

Ca. 1860s-1870s Darkly colored horn box with hinged lid. Measures 3.5 x 1.875". Hinge slightly broken and sprung at one end, and lid is somewhat scratched. Else VG. (179-363). Learn More »

SNUFF BOX

SNUFF BOX

Round oval shaped wooden snuff box with a black lacquer. Two small diamond shaped German silver inlays on the lid. A few scuffs and blemishes as well as cracks in the lacquer. Measures 3.5" length,… (558-1317). Learn More »

$60.00
Originally $85.00

PAINTED SNUFF BOX

PAINTED SNUFF BOX

This round snuff box features a gold painted top with a transfer of a scene of a nobleman with his wife and a servant in a garden. Measures 3" diameter and .75" height. (558-1313). Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $100.00

SINGLE BRASS CANDLESTICK HOLDER

SINGLE BRASS CANDLESTICK HOLDER

Ca. 1860s-1870s. Measures 9.5" in height, with 2" crown [for 1" candle], 3.5" square bass. Moderately tarnished with traces of verdigris around base. Else VG, & solid. (179-387). Learn More »

BONE CROCHET HOOK

BONE CROCHET HOOK

Carved from solid bone this crochet hook is 4 7/8 inches long. It tapers from the center to a point on one end and a small hook on the other. (558-1275). Learn More »

$30.00
Originally $49.50

RHODE ISLAND "BAND OF HOPE" BADGE PIN

RHODE ISLAND "BAND OF HOPE" BADGE PIN

Ca. 1860s. Silver R.I. badge measuring 1" x 1.25", featuring a banner - 'BAND OF HOPE' - superimposed upon an anchor which is itself superimposed upon an American shield. Straight vertical pin… (179-66). Learn More »

CIRCA 1820-1860 FLY TRAP

CIRCA 1820-1860 FLY TRAP

Excellent, rare sealed American fly trap ("New York"). Measures approx. 7 1/2" tall; base is 7" in diameter; top opening is 1" in diameter. Two small chips out at top lip, otherwise no cracks or… (14-1412). Learn More »


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BOOTS STATED TO BE THOSE WORN BY GENERAL SAMUEL K. ZOOK WHEN KILLED AT GETTYSBURG & OTHER RELATED ITEMS

These boots surfaced in the collection of the late Stan Landis of Quakertown, Pennsylvania and then passed to a New York collector where they were obtained in 1975 by George Lower, owner of the well-known shop “The Gettysburg Sutler,” who then… (355-39). Learn More »

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