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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 »

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR GLASS

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR GLASS

Souvenir glass standing approx. 3.75 inches tall. Item is made of “milk” glass and is hand painted with red flowers with green stems and is stamped “GETTYSBURG” in black ink. Item exhibits… (M22266). Learn More »

1892 PATENT CHATILLION’S HANGING SPRING SCALE

1892 PATENT CHATILLION’S HANGING SPRING SCALE

Vintage iron scale is still functional. Reverse is brass with markings that read, “CHATTILLION’S IMPROVED SPRING BALANCE / NEW YORK/ PATD. JAN 6TH 1891 + 26TH 1892” as well as a numbered scale… (516-237). Learn More »

1853 SEATED LIBERTY QUARTER WITH CONFEDERATE INSCRIPTION

1853 SEATED LIBERTY QUARTER WITH CONFEDERATE INSCRIPTION

It is believed that this is an early post-Civil War veteran’s piece and not a wartime badge. The obverse of this silver quarter shows Liberty seated holding a spear with a Liberty cap on the point… (M25582). Learn More »

GUTTA -PERCHA POCKET WATCH KEY

GUTTA -PERCHA POCKET WATCH KEY

Nice, vintage piece which is still functional. Gold button at the top pushes in to fully reveal key. Gold ring is attached for hanging on a fob or chain. Measures 1 ¾” long. Marking in very small… (516-267). Learn More »

MOURNING HAIR BROOCH, ID’D AND DATED 1850

MOURNING HAIR BROOCH, ID’D AND DATED 1850

Beautiful black and gold framed brooch has woven hair under the glass. Hair is two different shades, meaning the hair of the one who passed is woven with the hair of the wearer of the brooch. Original… (819-75). Learn More »

WESTERWALD GLAZED JUG

WESTERWALD GLAZED JUG

Salt-glazed jug, from Westerwald (Germany). Made for British markets with a GR cypher. Incised and brushed in cobalt. Measures 6 ½” tall x 2 ¾” across base. In excallent condition. One of the… (909-93). Learn More »

TREENWARE PEPPER CASTER

TREENWARE PEPPER CASTER

Treen is distinctively different than other pieces made from wood such as furniture or cabinetry in that it is a name for small handmade vintage household items. Top of shaker lifts off to fill… (179-754). Learn More »

TREENWARE PEPPER CASTER

TREENWARE PEPPER CASTER

Treen is distinctively different than other pieces made from wood such as furniture or cabinetry in that it is a name for small handmade vintage household items. Top of shaker lifts off to fill… (179-755). Learn More »

18TH CENTURY FRENCH OR ITALIAN DRUG JAR

18TH CENTURY FRENCH OR ITALIAN DRUG JAR

Ceramic jar features a blue wreath surrounding the Latin medical name, “HYERA-DIACOLOC“, in the center. This medicine was used for headaches. Jar displays light surface cracks and scattered chips,… (909-59). Learn More »

DELFT DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1890

DELFT DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1890

English Delft porcelain jar features gold gilt bands with a cartouche label that reads, “UNG: HYDRARG:”, flanked by scrollwork, turtles and flowers. This was for an ointment made from mercury… (909-83). Learn More »

CROCK MARKED ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA

CROCK MARKED ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA

This salt glazed crock has a cobalt blue design and banding with the words, “E.J. MILLER & SON / DEALERS IN CHINA AND GLASS WARE/ ALEXANDRIA, VA. / 1 ½”. Crock measures 11 ¼” high x 6… (909-95). Learn More »

SET OF TEN J. POUYOT LIMOGES PLATES – 1906

SET OF TEN J. POUYOT LIMOGES PLATES – 1906

Beautiful vintage gold and green plates have a scalloped edge which is covered in gold gilt. Decorative gold filigree design surrounds the inner edge of plates. Excellent condition with no chips or… (909-110). Learn More »

DELFT DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1870

DELFT DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1870

Delft ceramic jar features gold gilt bands and cartouche label that reads, “UNG: CANET”. This was for an ointment. Jar has very slight chips on the top edge of rim. Measures 7 ½” high x 4 ½”… (909-78). Learn More »

DELFT DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1870

DELFT DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1870

English Delft ceramic jar features gold gilt bands and label flanked by palm trees that are encircled by serpents. Label reads, “COLD CREAM”.  Jar has one chip on the top edge of rim. Gold gilt… (909-76). Learn More »

ANCIENT GREEK WINE TASTER

ANCIENT GREEK WINE TASTER

Item is a small clay amphora that meas. only 7.75 inches long. It has both handles on either side of the neck. The neck itself is crooked and was fired that way. Item is free of cracks and there are… (909-125). Learn More »


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RARE 1ST MODEL/1ST PRODUCTION SPENCER RIFLE BAYONET

Nearly identical to the M1855 socket bayonet, this rare Spencer bayonet has some differences worth noting. Most importantly, the Spencer measures 18.5”in length instead of 18”, and its rear fluted edge remains sharp and does not taper near the… (R22532). Learn More »

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