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GERMAN MUSIC BOX

GERMAN MUSIC BOX

Painted music box has a brass handle crank on the top, which still fully functions and plays music. Underside has a stamped number, “7”. Sides and top are made of tin, bottom is lead. Measures 2… (M25775). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR / SPANISH AMERICAN WAR ID’D HARDTACK

CIVIL WAR / SPANISH AMERICAN WAR ID’D HARDTACK

Hand inscriptions on original piece of leftover Civil War hardtack pay tribute to heroes from the Span-Am War. They read, “AMERICA’S HEROES REMEMBERED THE MAINE- 1898- MEMENTO OF THE SPANISH… (M25788). Learn More »

SMALL TIN DRINKING CUP

SMALL TIN DRINKING CUP

Small tin drinking cup that was commonly used in the 19th century.  Measures 2” high by 2¼” in diameter. It has a straight, rolled over edge brim and looped tin handle. The curved metal handle… (179-776). Learn More »

SMALL TIN DRINKING CUP

SMALL TIN DRINKING CUP

Small tin drinking cup that was commonly used in the 19th century.  Measures 2½” high by 2¼” in diameter. It has a straight, rolled over edge brim and looped tin handle. The curved metal handle… (179-777). Learn More »

FRAMED GENERAL WILLIAM J. PALMER CIGAR LABEL

FRAMED GENERAL WILLIAM J. PALMER CIGAR LABEL

Colorful cigar label features a large, center image of William J. Palmer flanked by tobacco leaves, images of a train and The Antlers Hotel in Colorado Springs. Colors remain vibrant with gold gilt… (945-300). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERIOD ROSEWOOD TRAVELLING INKWELL

CIVIL WAR PERIOD ROSEWOOD TRAVELLING INKWELL

Rosewood inkwell is in the shape of a barrel. Inside features a glass bottle with spout. Lid unscrews. Excellent condition with no nicks or cracks. Measures approx. 2” high x 1 ¼” in diameter at… (M25784). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA CLAY INKWELL

CIVIL WAR ERA CLAY INKWELL

Salt glazed, brown colored ink pot measures approx. 2” in diameter x 1 ¾” tall. Nice condition with a few small chips at the base and lip.  [ad] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (R22838). Learn More »

IDENTITY SHIELD FOR SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR SOLDIER FROM GEORGIA

IDENTITY SHIELD FOR SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR SOLDIER FROM GEORGIA

This identity shield appears to have been dug in that the pin is gone from the back and its surface is dark. Boldly stamped on the face is “Co. K / 1st / GA. / Vols.” Around the edge of the shield… (M23794). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA TRAVEL CANDLE HOLDERS

CIVIL WAR ERA TRAVEL CANDLE HOLDERS

Brass “donut” style candle holders unscrew at the saucer base then screw together to form a donut shape for travelling purposes. Brass has retained its bright, shiny finish. Scattered spotting is… (M25767). Learn More »

$225.00
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COMBINATION EATING UTENSIL IDENTIFIED TO PRIVATE EDWARD B. MEARS, JR., CO. C, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

COMBINATION EATING UTENSIL IDENTIFIED TO PRIVATE EDWARD B. MEARS, JR., CO. C, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Mears enlisted as  Private on August 22, 1862 at the age of 21 in Philadelphia. He transferred to Co. H after he was one of the mutineers before Murfreesboro, TN on December 26, 1862. He was… (945-280). Learn More »

LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN INKWELL SOUVENIR, CIRCA 1880’s

LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN INKWELL SOUVENIR, CIRCA 1880’s

Base is made of burl wood from historic Lookout Mountain. Flat section of wood is etched with, “LOOKOUT MT”. Glass inkwell has a fluted design and hinged lid. Inkwell fits nicely in the wood base,… (M25759). Learn More »

ENGRAVED GOLD WATCH FOB FOR 43RD AND 72ND PENNSYLVANIA SURGEON

ENGRAVED GOLD WATCH FOB FOR 43RD AND 72ND PENNSYLVANIA SURGEON

Fob consists of a fine black ribbon folded to a length of approx. 3.50 inches long with a gold adjustment buckle at top and a gold link at bottom for suspending a pocket watch. Hanging from the top… (846-123). Learn More »

CLARINET ID’D TO 117TH NEW YORK BAND MEMBER KILLED IN ACTION AT FORT FISHER

CLARINET ID’D TO 117TH NEW YORK BAND MEMBER KILLED IN ACTION AT FORT FISHER

Civil War period wooden clarinet in good overall condition. The instrument is made up of three sections, the mouthpiece, the central body and the lower section attached to the bell. The mouthpiece… (846-108). Learn More »

19TH CENTURY PAPER MACHE TOBACCO BOX

19TH CENTURY PAPER MACHE TOBACCO BOX

Box is coated in black lacquer. Lid of box has a silver colored decorative border with moon and stars in the center. Shows very light wear in areas. Measures 3 ¾” wide x 2 ½” deep x 1” high.… (30-2076). Learn More »

$95.00
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MID-19TH CENTURY IRONSTONE WATER PITCHER

MID-19TH CENTURY IRONSTONE WATER PITCHER

Large white ironstone tapered water pitcher with relief motifs of wheat, clovers and thistles located around the top mouth area and running down the handle to the terminus of the handle’s base.… (173-1128). Learn More »

$115.00
Originally $145.00

CIVIL WAR AMBER WHISKEY FLASK

CIVIL WAR AMBER WHISKEY FLASK

8” high, approx. 4” dia. & 2” thick. Seam mold up to base of neck. Some staining and mineral deposits. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (14-1888). Learn More »

$24.00
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CIRCA 1830-70 FLYTRAP

CIRCA 1830-70 FLYTRAP

Hand blown, clear. Measures 6” tall, approx. 5” dia.  Three small legs separately applied to bottom allowing flies to enter. Sugar water was put inside bottle which attracted flies and trapped… (14-1889). Learn More »

$90.00
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WONDERFUL ANDERSONVILLE RELIC CRIBBAGE BOARD FROM THE CLARA BARTON FAIR

WONDERFUL ANDERSONVILLE RELIC CRIBBAGE BOARD FROM THE CLARA BARTON FAIR

After the Civil War Clara Barton went to Andersonville Prison with former inmate Private Dorance Atwater of the 1st Connecticut Cavalry Battalion and 2nd New York Cavalry Regiment. Barton and Atwater… (846-111). Learn More »

BELLARMINE JUG

BELLARMINE JUG

Brown colored, single handled pottery jug has two stampings, the bearded face and a floral medallion. A Bellarmine jug (also called Bartmann) is a type of decorated stoneware that was manufactured in… (14-1981). Learn More »

TIN CUP

TIN CUP

A drinking cup made of tin from the 19th century, commonly used by soldiers and civilians alike. Measures 3” high x 4” in diameter. Has a soldered bottom and soldered looped handle. Cup edges are… (918-43). Learn More »


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FRAMED PAINTING BY CONFEDERATE MAJOR GENERAL THOMAS L. ROSSER

This original piece of art was painted by Thomas L. Rosser, soon after the end of the Civil War. It shows a scene of Piping Tree on the Pamunkey River, the home of his wife’s grandfather, Dr. Fendall Gregory. Rosser put his “signature” on the… (992-02). Learn More »

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