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19th CENTURY ENGLISH WALNUT SHOT GUN CASE

19th CENTURY ENGLISH WALNUT SHOT GUN CASE

Closed, this walnut box meas. approx. 32.75 inches long x 9.75 inches wide x 2.75 high. The box has two concentric brass rings at top of center and all corners have brass reinforcements. Front has a… (172-4923). Learn More »

BLUE SCENT BOTTLE C. 1770-1810

BLUE SCENT BOTTLE C. 1770-1810

Cobalt blue free blown glass scent vial, circa 1770-1810. It has ribbed edges, tinted glass, and a rough pontil base. The mouth of the bottle’s opening is slightly uneven. The bottle measures… (14-1654). Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $155.00

CDV OF SIXTH CORPS SOLDIER AND RELIC SIXTH CORPS BADGE

CDV OF SIXTH CORPS SOLDIER AND RELIC SIXTH CORPS BADGE

The CDV photograph features a young soldier standing next to a table. The young man appears to be wearing light blue trousers with a thin, dark stripe on the leg as well as a dark blue military vest.… (224-168). Learn More »

$800.00
Originally $1,250.00

INCISED GERMAN WESTERWALD SALT GLAZED CIDER JUG

INCISED GERMAN WESTERWALD SALT GLAZED CIDER JUG

Circa 19th century ceramic incised jug/pitcher. Nicely etched simple design with floral leaves in middle. Salt glazed grey color; measures 13” high. Very minor chips along base, otherwise a nice… (734-35). Learn More »

GERMAN WESTERWOLD POTTERY SALT GLAZED JUG

GERMAN WESTERWOLD POTTERY SALT GLAZED JUG

A large 18th/19th century German Westerwold  stoneware jug with a single handle. Decorated all around in a cobalt blue design. Typical salt glazed grey pottery background. Measures 12 ½” high.… (734-36). Learn More »

PEWTER WHALE OIL LAMP

PEWTER WHALE OIL LAMP

Turned candle stick base with acorn shaped top and burner. Pewter has a darkened patina with a few scattered small dings and dents. Whale oil was the preferred source of lighting in the early 1800s,… (179-784). Learn More »

FLINT GLASS GOBLET

FLINT GLASS GOBLET

Goblet is made of heavy flint glass with a design of eight arched flutes. Glass has a golden hue to it. Measures 5.25 inches high x 3.25 inches in diameter at the base. No chips or cracks. Bubbles and… (179-766). Learn More »

VERY RARE SIZE WESTERWALD JUG

VERY RARE SIZE WESTERWALD JUG

Small salt-glazed jug, from Westerwald, Germany. Made for British markets with a GR cypher, for King George. Incised and brushed in cobalt. Measures 5” tall x 2” across base. In excellent… (734-39). Learn More »

TIN TEAPOT

TIN TEAPOT

Blackened tin teapot has a painted design in green, red and yellow. Measures 6 ½” total height x 4 ½’ in circumference at the base. Would make a great display for a country kitchen or… (179-775). Learn More »

COLONIAL WROUGHT IRON KETTLE STAND

COLONIAL WROUGHT IRON KETTLE STAND

Footed iron trivet is solid with light surface rust and pitting. Measures approx. 6” in diameter x 2 ¼” high.  [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (179-798). Learn More »

GEORGE III PEWTER PLATE WITH HALLMARKS

GEORGE III PEWTER PLATE WITH HALLMARKS

An antique British pewter plate, of round form with a broad flat rim and cavetto center. Reverse shows several hallmarks and touch marks, one which is not legible, except for, “LONDON”. We've been… (179-782). Learn More »

GERMAN SILVER SPECTACLES CASE

GERMAN SILVER SPECTACLES CASE

Hinged case for holding period eyewear. Features beaded border around decorative ridges on top and bottom of case. Measures 4 ¾” long x 1 1/8” wide. … (179-792). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA LEATHER WALLET

CIVIL WAR ERA LEATHER WALLET

Machine-made Civil War era leather wallet as carried by numerous civilians and soldiers of the time. The folding wallet measures 8” long x 3 ¾” high and is made of pasteboard covered with a thin… (179-788). Learn More »

PUSH-UP STYLE BRASS CANDLESTICK HOLDER

PUSH-UP STYLE BRASS CANDLESTICK HOLDER

Measures 6” at the base, 4 ¼” high. Brass retains much of its original gilt, but has areas of darkening and spotting. Base has slightly cracked at the seam. Adjuster is missing.… (179-790). Learn More »

STRIP OF CIVIL WAR ERA WOOD MATCHES

STRIP OF CIVIL WAR ERA WOOD MATCHES

Strip of 23 wooden matches. These were originally sold in a block.     [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (172-4479). Learn More »

REGULATION SIZED RIFLEMAN’S INSIGNIA

REGULATION SIZED RIFLEMAN’S INSIGNIA

This insignia was issued for use on the 1858 dress hat of enlisted men. It differs from the earlier examples in several ways. This trumpet is larger, has a double instead of a single twist, a tightly… (410-129). Learn More »

STAMPED BRASS ENGINEER CAP INSIGNIA MADE INTO A PIN

STAMPED BRASS ENGINEER CAP INSIGNIA MADE INTO A PIN

Civil War era stamped brass engineer’s insignia meas. approx. 1 5/8 x 1 ¼ inches. Obverse shows light wear and a nice patina. Reverse has had two 1 ¼ inch pins attached to each keep. … (410-131). Learn More »

STAMPED BRASS 9TH CORPS BADGE

STAMPED BRASS 9TH CORPS BADGE

Badge meas. approx. 1.50 x 1.50 inches with a raised crossed anchor and cannon with a section of rope forming the number “9.” The hollow impressed reverse has two spots of solder where a pin was… (410-136). Learn More »

RICHARDS PATENT KNIFE, FORK & SPOON COMBINATION

RICHARDS PATENT KNIFE, FORK & SPOON COMBINATION

This style of combination utensil often turns up in soldier groupings. It was one of the more popular knife, fork and spoon combinations of the period. Richards patent is dated July 23, 1861 and is… (410-126). Learn More »

MID 19TH CENTURY MARINE SEXTANT

MID 19TH CENTURY MARINE SEXTANT

Ebony, brass and bone sextant is complete with all the original mirrors and filters. Ebony wood frame has brass index arm with engraved bone scales, sighting pinnula, horizon mirror, and three… (853-82). Learn More »

$750.00
Originally $1,500.00


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C. 1843-1850 SNARE DRUM WITH “BARBOUR COUNTY VIRGINIA” AND AN AMERICAN EAGLE PAINTED ON THE SIDE!

Drum is a superb untouched attic condition drum. It measures 17 ¾” x 20” dia. The body is painted red with county and state in approx. 1” high letters around the premium hole. The percussion hole insert which was probably bone is missing. The… (M25668). Learn More »

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