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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

PHILADELPHIA NAVAL YARD WATCHMAN'S BADGE

PHILADELPHIA NAVAL YARD WATCHMAN'S BADGE

Ca. 1870s-80s. Front engraving reads, "WATCHMAN PHILA N. Y."  Brass shield-style measuring 2.5 x 2.5" with vertical pin clasp (bottom soldering broken & missing). Coppery patina with some… (179-106). Learn More »

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 »

UNUSUAL, IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR LEATHER FOLDING DRINKING CUP

UNUSUAL, IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR LEATHER FOLDING DRINKING CUP

This artifact is an unusual Civil War drinking cup produced in France and constructed from a single circular piece of black bridle leather. Piece was cut and shaped into a cup device that folded in on… (258-54). Learn More »

U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION PIN - MT. HOLYOKE SEMINARY, CLASS OF 1864

U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION PIN - MT. HOLYOKE SEMINARY, CLASS OF 1864

Oblong silver badge w/horizontal bar pin, measuring 1.625" in width, .5" in height; bearing the following inscription: "U.S. Christian Commission,/ To the Mt. Holyoke Class of '64/ "Sow we beside all… (480-35). 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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US. MARINE MAMALUKE OF MAJ. WILLIAM W. RUSSELL OF HARPER’S FERRY FAME

Manufactured: Philadelphia, PA  Maker: F. W.Widmann  Year: c1840  Model: Mamaluke Size: 33 inch blade, 1.22 wide and .3 in. thick  Condition: Excellent+ Widmann Mamaluke of Major William W. Russell who stormed Harpers Ferry to repel John Brown.… (870-89). Learn More »

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