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MELTED .58 CALIBER GARDINER EXPLOSIVE BULLET WITH EXTRA CAPSULES

MELTED .58 CALIBER GARDINER EXPLOSIVE BULLET WITH EXTRA CAPSULES

This set was recovered from Wolf Run Shoals in Virginia where a large quantity of Gardiner ammunition was burned. Samuel Gardiner received patent #40,468 on November 23, 1863 for his exploding bullet… (1054-1279) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

WONDERFUL SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE: INNOCENCE AND MESSGEAR

WONDERFUL SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE: INNOCENCE AND MESSGEAR

Housed in half a leatherette case with matt, frame and glass in place, this sixth-plate tintype of a seated young Union soldier has remarkable clarity. The table cloth on the table beside him is… (480-175) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR “EAGLE” DISCHARGE - CORPORAL JAMES NEWMAN, CO. “C”, 150TH NEW YORK INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

CIVIL WAR “EAGLE” DISCHARGE - CORPORAL JAMES NEWMAN, CO. “C”, 150TH NEW YORK INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

Standard “To all Whom it may Concern” government form, 8.5 x 11”. Record Pvt. Neuman’s enlistment—8/23/1862—and discharge—6/8/1865. Vital statistics as follows: Born, Bavaria ; Age, 20 ;… (L15618) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

BAWDY “REBEL GUNPOWDER” BROADSIDE, FROM THE PAGES OF THE SELMA, ALA., SENTINEL OF OCT. 1ST, 1863

BAWDY “REBEL GUNPOWDER” BROADSIDE, FROM THE PAGES OF THE SELMA, ALA., SENTINEL OF OCT. 1ST, 1863

5.25 X 9.25”, this item has been cut in half, while retaining complete, the contents of the following satiric poem with the following prelude: (Keeping in mind that urine was an ingredient in old… (1032-43) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

VICKSBURG BULLETS PICKED UP BY VETERAN

VICKSBURG BULLETS PICKED UP BY VETERAN

This group includes a .44 caliber round ball, a .69 caliber round ball, and a .58 caliber minie ball. All with little patina and typical of early pickups. A paper label written in pencil reads… (R23113) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

MINT GERMAN P.38 PISTOL

MINT GERMAN P.38 PISTOL

World War II.  Principal markings include: “1169b” (serial number); “ac 44” (manufacturer’s code and year of manufacture); eagle over “359” (military acceptance stamps); “P.38”… (G3996) SOLD. Learn More »

MINT GERMAN P.38 PISTOL

MINT GERMAN P.38 PISTOL

Exceptional example of the standard issue 9mm service pistol used by the Germans in World War II. Principal markings include: “262f” (serial number); “ac 43” (manufacturer’s code and year of… (G3995) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY INTERESTING BULLET IN WOOD FROM THE WILDERNESS

VERY INTERESTING BULLET IN WOOD FROM THE WILDERNESS

This large piece of wood is the root from an oak tree that once grew in the Wilderness area of Virginia south of the Orange Plank Road. The root section is gnarled and thick with a younger root… (1089-01) SOLD. Learn More »

QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF AN ARMED, FULL STANDING CIVIL WAR INFANTRYMAN

QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF AN ARMED, FULL STANDING CIVIL WAR INFANTRYMAN

He wears the regulation Model 1861 style, 9-button enlisted man’s frock coat.  His forage cap appears to have insignia at top, but it is not discernable.  The soldier wears the Model 1861… (P14301) SOLD. Learn More »

FULL STANDING CDV OF A YOUNG SOLDIER FROM HILTON HEAD ISLAND HOSPITAL

FULL STANDING CDV OF A YOUNG SOLDIER FROM HILTON HEAD ISLAND HOSPITAL

Image shows a young soldier approx. 10-12 years old. He wears a dark eight button shell jacket with matching dark vest and dark trousers. In his hand he holds a kepi with a light color band around its… (1054-826) SOLD. Learn More »

STEREO CARD VIEW OF THE INTERIOR OF LIBBY PRISON AT THE CHICAGO WORLD’S FAIR

STEREO CARD VIEW OF THE INTERIOR OF LIBBY PRISON AT THE CHICAGO WORLD’S FAIR

Very nice view of one of the interior rooms of Libby Prison as arranged with displays for the Chicago World’s Fair. The view gives a good look at the room and the beams supporting it and the rafters… (1070-110) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

IDENTIFIED MESS FORK FROM PRIVATE AND SERGEANT GEORGE W. MOWERS, 21st PA CAVALRY AND 87th PA INFANTRY

IDENTIFIED MESS FORK FROM PRIVATE AND SERGEANT GEORGE W. MOWERS, 21st PA CAVALRY AND 87th PA INFANTRY

We recently acquired a sizeable group of artifacts preserved for the last 150 years in the family of George W. Mowers of Fayetteville, Pa. Mowers was 18 years old and working in his father’s wagon… (M26514) SOLD. Learn More »

$79.50
SOLD

CIVIL WAR CLAY PIPE IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE W. MOWERS, 21st PA CAVALRY & 87th PA INFANTRY

CIVIL WAR CLAY PIPE IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE W. MOWERS, 21st PA CAVALRY & 87th PA INFANTRY

We proud to offer a group of Civil War material gathered by George W. Mowers, private 21st Pennsylvania Cavalry and Sergeant 87th Pennsylvania Infantry, and preserved until recently in the family when… (M26517) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

1862 45TH NORTH CAROLINA SOLDIER LETTER – PVT. WILLIAM J. LOWRY; KILLED AT GETTYSBURG ON JULY 2ND 1863!

1862 45TH NORTH CAROLINA SOLDIER LETTER – PVT. WILLIAM J. LOWRY; KILLED AT GETTYSBURG ON JULY 2ND 1863!

2 page letter on lined 11 x 7 ½” paper. Boldly and neatly written in ink with a few misspelled words. Shows light wear and scattered ink smears. Dated March 30, 1862 from Camp Magnum, NC, and… (1054-2235) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE RECEIPT FOR FUNDS PAID TO 51ST VIRGINIA SOLDIER’S FAMILY

CONFEDERATE RECEIPT FOR FUNDS PAID TO 51ST VIRGINIA SOLDIER’S FAMILY

Small pre-printed document meas. approx. 6.00 x 2.75 inches. Document is filled out in period ink and is headed “WYTHE COUNTY, VA” but there is no date. The document shows that $10 was paid to the… (L15553) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE RECEIPT FOR FUNDS PAID TO 51ST VIRGINIA SOLDIER’S FAMILY

CONFEDERATE RECEIPT FOR FUNDS PAID TO 51ST VIRGINIA SOLDIER’S FAMILY

Small pre-printed document meas. approx. 6.00 x 2.75 inches. Document is filled out in period ink and is dated “WYTHE COUNTY, VA. JAN. 16, 1864” and shows that $30 was paid to the family of Moses… (L15552) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

NICE MODEL 1851 CADET SOCKET BAYONET

NICE MODEL 1851 CADET SOCKET BAYONET

Metal surfaces of bayonet are in very nice condition with moderate mottling throughout. The blade is 14 ½” long; the bayonet is 17 ½” overall. Blade flat has a worn “US” stamping. Locking… (172-5544) SOLD. Learn More »

STRAND OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE’S HAIR

STRAND OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE’S HAIR

Small, ornate brass frame houses a strand of hair that was taken from a lock of hair that the General himself presented to a friend on April 19, 1869 in Lexington, Virginia. Letters of provenance by… (1054-1376) SOLD. Learn More »

ANTIETAM BATTLEFIELD PICK-UP BUTTON BOARD

ANTIETAM BATTLEFIELD PICK-UP BUTTON BOARD

A very nice example of a Civil War soldier’s “button board” found on the battlefield of Antietam by George W. Mowers, 21st Pa. Cavalry. We recently bought an entire archive of material belonging… (R23117) SOLD. Learn More »

GAR MEMBERSHIP BADGE

GAR MEMBERSHIP BADGE

Standard badge retaining excellent gilt, w/fine unworn ribbon, slightly faded, but retaining sharp color. Overall, VG plus. Rock solid display piece.  [JP] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (1054-453) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD


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IMPORT MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO OHIO SHARPSHOOTER OFFICER

The blade on this item is in excellent condition. It is bright and clean with only light mottling. The drawn sword meas. approx. 36.50 inches long from point to pommel. It has a stopped fuller that meas. approx. 23.00 inches long and no narrow… (870-382). Learn More »

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