Personal Items

Showing 221 to 240 out of 269


COTTON UNDERSKIRT

COTTON UNDERSKIRT

Brown glazed cotton underskirt created from the lining of a post-war dress skirt.  Original stiffened cotton hem facing and wool hem braid still attached. Waist has been altered several times. 39½"… (742-105). Learn More »

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 »

$135.00
ON HOLD

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

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 »

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

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 »

LARGE CIVIL WAR ERA DRAFTING PARALLEL

LARGE CIVIL WAR ERA DRAFTING PARALLEL

Pair of ebony wood parallels connected by two brass arms. Each arm is nicely scalloped and anchored by a brass pin. The wood is in good condition. Each parallel meas. approx. 15.00 inches… (286-47). Learn More »

VERY FINE, OPEN-FACE STYLE ENGLISH GOLD POCKET WATCH

VERY FINE, OPEN-FACE STYLE ENGLISH GOLD POCKET WATCH

Here is an original English-made, stem-wind pocket watch manufactured by the British firm of Tobias & Company of Liverpool. M.I. Tobias (Michael Isac) started a watchmaking career in Liverpool… (286-45). Learn More »


Showing 221 to 240 out of 269

featured item

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 »

Upcoming Events

20
Oct

Coming up Oct. 27-28: Autumn Gettysburg Show, Allstar Events Complex at the Eisenhower Inn Learn More »