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CIVIL WAR IVORY DAY PLANNER

CIVIL WAR IVORY DAY PLANNER

Ivory case slides open to reveal four thin wood pages that are meant for keeping reminder notes. Each one is written on with names and addresses in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, plus information about… (M25371). Learn More »

VICTORIAN ERA STERLING SILVER SUGAR SPOON - LONDON, ENGLAND

VICTORIAN ERA STERLING SILVER SUGAR SPOON - LONDON, ENGLAND

Shell design spoon is engraved on the reverse of handle, “A.W. GOODWIN, STERLING”. Also present are initials, ”S.B. & S.M.K.”. Spoon measures 5 ½” long. … (179-748). Learn More »

WHITE METAL POSSIBLY SILVER HANDLE FROM A WALKING STICK

WHITE METAL POSSIBLY SILVER HANDLE FROM A WALKING STICK

This cylindrical item is made of a white metal that looks to be silver but yet lacks hallmarks. Worked into the top and bottom edges is a very nice laurel leaf decoration while at center is a readable… (668-72). Learn More »

INDIAN WAR ERA POCKET STOVE, PATENTED 1872-1883

INDIAN WAR ERA POCKET STOVE, PATENTED 1872-1883

Tin case with folding handles also functions as a boiler and drinking cup. Lid has ring and lifts off to reveal a gridiron stove.  Label reads, “MULTUM IN PARVO / POCKET COOK STOVE / HOUCHIN’S… (172-4578). Learn More »

PASTEBOARD BOX FOR PAPER COLLARS WITH 1865 PATENT DATE

PASTEBOARD BOX FOR PAPER COLLARS WITH 1865 PATENT DATE

Circular past board box that meas. approx. 1.75 inches high x 4.00 inches across the top. Lid is edged in blue while the label is printed in blue ink on the side of the box. Label reads “STYLE… (668-71). Learn More »

PIECE OF EMBROIDERED FABRIC

PIECE OF EMBROIDERED FABRIC

Ivory colored cotton fabric has beautiful, machine sewn embroidery design around the edges. Fabric has been folded and sewn together.  [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (742-114). Learn More »

COIN SILVER DESK BOX MARKED “WM. CALDWELL / LAKE GEORGE”

COIN SILVER DESK BOX MARKED “WM. CALDWELL / LAKE GEORGE”

This coin silver captain’s desk box is beautifully engraved on the lid with the name of the ship, the “William Caldwell”, which was built at the northern end of Lake George in Ticonderoga, New… (30-1983). Learn More »

$2,750.00
Originally $3,250.00

PAIR OF MEXICAN WAR OFFICER’S STIRRUPS

PAIR OF MEXICAN WAR OFFICER’S STIRRUPS

Presented is a fine matching pair of a military officer’s heavy brass-plated, cast iron stirrups from the Mexican War. In wonderful original condition, these equestrian artifacts are unmarked. … (30-1553). Learn More »

$1,600.00
Originally $1,950.00

GROUPING ID'D TO CAPTAIN RICHARD J. RICHARDS, CO. H, 21ST NEW JERSEY INFANTRY

GROUPING ID'D TO CAPTAIN RICHARD J. RICHARDS, CO. H, 21ST NEW JERSEY INFANTRY

The grouping consists of Captain Richards' scrapbook of the Co. "H", 21st New Jersey Infantry, as well as his personal shaving box, which contains the following items: (1) Officer's belt plate-M1851… (30-1516). Learn More »

$4,750.00
Originally $5,500.00

18th CENTURY DRAFTING SET

18th CENTURY DRAFTING SET

This Colonial drawing set with original shagreen covered carrying case is in excellent condition. The set is complete with eight pieces. The various dividers are brass and iron and there is a brass… (565-117). Learn More »

SPECTACULAR PORTRAIT, PRESIDENTIAL COMMISSION AND EBONY WALKING STICK ID TO BVT. BRIG. GENERAL DAVID H. VINTON

SPECTACULAR PORTRAIT, PRESIDENTIAL COMMISSION AND EBONY WALKING STICK ID TO BVT. BRIG. GENERAL DAVID H. VINTON

David Hammond Vinton was born May 4, 1803 in Providence, Rhode Island. Vinton attended the West Point Military Academy from September 1, 1818 to July 1, 1822 where he graduated 14th in his class. He… (740-825). Learn More »

$3,000.00
Originally $3,500.00

SET OF THREE 18TH CENTURY CLAY PIPES

SET OF THREE 18TH CENTURY CLAY PIPES

These clay trade pipes originate from York County, Pennsylvania.  Each features a decorative design. Pipes measure at widest points- 1 ¼ x 1 ½, 1 ½” x 1 ½”, and 1 ¾” x 2”. Larger pipe… (611-474). Learn More »

$40.00
Originally $55.00

NATIVE AMERICAN GRINDING STONE FROM CUMBERLAND COUNTY, PA

NATIVE AMERICAN GRINDING STONE FROM CUMBERLAND COUNTY, PA

Large, long, brown grinding stone measures 16 ¾” long, 2 ½” at wide end, 1 ¼” at narrow end, and is 1 ½” thick. Stone is very smooth, which certifies it was heavily used. It features two… (938-02). Learn More »

$145.00
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WARTIME PATRIOTIC RIBBON

WARTIME PATRIOTIC RIBBON

White ribbon with blue art work at center of a US flag on a staff inside of a wreath of laurel over the word “UNION.” The ribbon meas. approx. 2.00 x 5.25 inches. Each end has an unfinished edge.… (846-68). Learn More »

$170.00
Originally $200.00

WW1 US QUARTERMASTER CORPS LADLE-POT

WW1 US QUARTERMASTER CORPS LADLE-POT

Maker-mark: “U.S. Q. M.C./ C.T. HERSTZCH/ JEFFERSONVILLE/IND./ 55.” Heavy circular tin pot, 4” in height; 5” in diameter at the base, 6.75” at the top. With riveted and soldered lade… (172-4484). 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… (509-31). Learn More »

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

This attractive 11” x 14” unframed display features a 2 3/4" x 1 3/4" piece of coverlet that was owned by Colonel Elijah W. Penny who had service in three Indiana Union regiments and was wounded… (M25311). Learn More »

NAUTICAL DRAFTING PARALLEL RULER

NAUTICAL DRAFTING PARALLEL RULER

Vintage ruler is made of ebony with brass hardware. Measures 12” long. Brass fittings measure 4” long. Very good condition with scattered light surface scratches. … (179-745). Learn More »

PAIR OF CIVIL WAR ERA BOOTS WITH SINGLE SPUR

PAIR OF CIVIL WAR ERA BOOTS WITH SINGLE SPUR

Leather boots feature sewn leather pull-tabs, stacked heel and hob nailed leather soles. Toes are squared and could have been worn on either foot. One boot still retains original spur with leather… (801-133). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA CARVING SET BY GREEN RIVER WORKS

CIVIL WAR ERA CARVING SET BY GREEN RIVER WORKS

This set consists of a carving knife and fork with stand. The two tined fork meas. approx. 9.75 inches long with a squared bone handle that has yellowed some with age. Attached to the back of the… (213-86). Learn More »


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SUPERB GROUPING OF PERSONAL EFFECTS FROM BATTLE VETERAN HENRY S. HITCHCOCK, 21st MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

Presented here is a fresh and original Civil War treasury of personal wartime accoutrements brought home by combat veteran 1st Lieutenant Henry S. Hitchcock, an infantryman in Company A, 21st Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry.  This fantastic,… (557-07). Learn More »

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