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MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE NY DEPOT CANTEEN WITH COVER, STOPPER, AND POST-WAR UNIT MARKINGS

MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE NY DEPOT CANTEEN WITH COVER, STOPPER, AND POST-WAR UNIT MARKINGS

The model 1858 canteen was the most popular canteen of the Civil War period. Canteen measures approximately 7 ¾” in diameter. It is covered in brown wool. The cover is complete and in good… (2020-16) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG CONTENT LETTER OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 1st SERGEANT, CO. B, 16th MAINE, CAPTURED AS GETTYSBURG AFTER DEFENDING OAK RIDGE

GETTYSBURG CONTENT LETTER OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 1st SERGEANT, CO. B, 16th MAINE, CAPTURED AS GETTYSBURG AFTER DEFENDING OAK RIDGE

This is a lengthy four-page letter in ink written by Charles E. Dearing to his mother on October 13, 1863, upon his exchange from Confederate captivity after Gettysburg. On July 1 the 16th Maine… (766-1083) SOLD. Learn More »

“SACRED SOIL” FROM THE BATTLEFIELD OF BULL RUN: A WARTIME MEMENTO SENT HOME BY CHARLES E. DEARING 16th MAINE

“SACRED SOIL” FROM THE BATTLEFIELD OF BULL RUN: A WARTIME MEMENTO SENT HOME BY CHARLES E. DEARING 16th MAINE

This is from a large group of material we recently acquired that came from Charles E. Dearing, Corporal, Sergeant, First Sergeant, and Quartermaster Sergeant of the 16th Maine. Dearing served with the… (766-1104) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

EMBROIDERED HAT INSIGNIA & GAR ITEMS ID’D TO OFFICER CAPTURED AT GETTYSBURG

EMBROIDERED HAT INSIGNIA & GAR ITEMS ID’D TO OFFICER CAPTURED AT GETTYSBURG

The items in this little group are identified to 1st Lieutenant George W. Grant of the 88th Pennsylvania who was captured at Gettysburg on July1, 1863. The lot consists of an embroidered Infantry… (1070-162) SOLD. Learn More »

PANORAMIC WAR TIME ARTISTIC VIEW OF WASHINGTON, DC

PANORAMIC WAR TIME ARTISTIC VIEW OF WASHINGTON, DC

Dated 1862, this beautiful panoramic view of Washington, DC measures 4 inches wide by 43 inches long at full spread.  It folds to postcard size of 4 inches by 6 and 1/ 2 inches.  Titled… (1032-26) SOLD. Learn More »

MASSIVE CIVIL WAR “DAHLGREN” SHORT NAVY BOWIE KNIFE BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

MASSIVE CIVIL WAR “DAHLGREN” SHORT NAVY BOWIE KNIFE BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

This edged weapon is a rare, original Pattern 1861 “Dahlgren” bowie knife often referred to as the Plymouth Naval Rifle Bowie Knife Bayonet. Designed in 1856 by U.S. Navy Admiral John A. B.… (490-1836) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. INFANTRY TACTICS OF THE UNITED STATES INFANTRY

U.S. INFANTRY TACTICS OF THE UNITED STATES INFANTRY

Published by J. B. Lippincott & Co., Philadelphia, 1861. 450 pp., fldg. dia. Green, blind-stamped buckram covers, 3.625 x 5.375”, w/gilt spine lettering Front hinge cracking, exhibits rubbing at… (1054-1179) SOLD. Learn More »

LETTER FROM JAMES HARVEY BROWN 91st NEW YORK, WIA PORT HUDSON

LETTER FROM JAMES HARVEY BROWN 91st NEW YORK, WIA PORT HUDSON

A very well written and descriptive letter to his mother and father by James H. Brown, Co. B, 91st New York. Brown was married and 24 years of age when he enlisted at Albany on 9/10/61, mustering in… (480-169) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS .69 CALIBER BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

US/CS .69 CALIBER BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

A .69 caliber round musket ball in wood found in Reynolds’ Woods by local resident and relic hunter Ron Miller. He was the brother of Ed Miller, well known local relic hunter who amassed a large… (286-577) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

“ELEY / LONDON” MARKED TIN OF PISTOL CAPS

“ELEY / LONDON” MARKED TIN OF PISTOL CAPS

Small japanned tin of percussion caps for pistols and revolvers. Raised text on lid reads “ELEY / LONDON”. Much of the Japanned finish has worn away leaving tin with a dark gray color. About 20… (490-2048) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US ENLISTEDMAN’S BELT KEEPER RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US ENLISTEDMAN’S BELT KEEPER RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Recovered at Reynolds’ Woods by local relic hunter and resident Ron Miller. He was the brother of Ed Miller, well-known local relic hunter who amassed a large Gettysburg collection. Nice light brown… (286-589) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

LARGE LADY LIBERY CENT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

LARGE LADY LIBERY CENT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Large one center copper coin, mintage from 1793 to 1857. This coin is dated 1818 and was recovered on the Lutheran Seminary grounds by local relic hunter and resident Ron Miller. He was the brother of… (286-590) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US M5A1 IMPERIAL MARKED BAYONET AND M8A1 SCABBARD

US M5A1 IMPERIAL MARKED BAYONET AND M8A1 SCABBARD

The M5 was the last type of bayonet issued with the M1 Garand and was made specifically for it. Instead of a muzzle ring, the upper guard has a rear-facing stud that fits a recess in the gas cylinder… (1037-415) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

US M1905E1 BAYONET & SCABBARD FOR THE M1 GARAND WITH SPEAR POINT

US M1905E1 BAYONET & SCABBARD FOR THE M1 GARAND WITH SPEAR POINT

In 1943 the government adopted a shorter bayonet for the M1 Garand and in addition to newly made bayonets older M1905 and M1942 bayonets were modified and designated the M1905E1. This one shows an SA/… (1047-181) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY SCOUT - LENGTHY INSCRIPTION ON REVERSE

CDV OF 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY SCOUT - LENGTHY INSCRIPTION ON REVERSE

CDV is a thre-quarter seated view of Peter J. Donnelly. He is posed sitting by a cloth covered table wearing a dark civilian suit with a white shirt and a thin black bowtie. Image has excellent… (945-368) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

INK SIGNED BUST VIEW OF 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY & 4 USCT ARTILLERY SOLDIER

INK SIGNED BUST VIEW OF 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY & 4 USCT ARTILLERY SOLDIER

Vignette CDV of George W. Howard in a dark civilian suit. The quality of the image is good and the moun and paper are clean. Upper corners of the mount are slightly trimmed. Reverse has a… (945-369) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE INFANTRY BLOCK-I BUTTON

CONFEDERATE INFANTRY BLOCK-I BUTTON

This is part of collection of buttons excavated in central Virginia and this one was found at Clark’s Mountain, an important landmark and observation point during the war. The face is a crusty… (1000-2239) SOLD. Learn More »

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL BUTTON BY HORSTMANN AND ALLIEN

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL BUTTON BY HORSTMANN AND ALLIEN

A nice excavated coat size button with clear “Virginia” and “Sic Semper Tyrannis” state motto around the perimeter. The central figures of Virtue and Tyranny are distinct, though lacking… (1000-2249) SOLD. Learn More »

US 10-PDR BORMANN FUSED PARROTT SHELL

US 10-PDR BORMANN FUSED PARROTT SHELL

The standard ammunition for the 3-inch Parrot rifled cannon. This shell was fired but remains in decent condition. One large chip missing above sabot. This shell originally used a Bormann time fuse… (2020-30) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG STEREOVIEW – VIEW FROM THE SUMMIT OF LITTLE ROUND TOP

GETTYSBURG STEREOVIEW – VIEW FROM THE SUMMIT OF LITTLE ROUND TOP

Gettysburg battlefield stereoview, looking from the summit of Little Round Top towards the Slaughter Pen and Wheatfield.  The ink stamped caption is barely discernable but “Spur” is visible,… (1032-37) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD


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CONFEDERATE BUCKSHOT CARTRIDGE – AUGUSTA ARSENAL

Very scarce Confederate buckshot cartridge made at Augusta Arsenal.  These Augusta cartridges are easily recognized by the salmon-colored paper and that they are filled with 15 buckshot.  Other C.S. arsenals used 12 buckshot. Tied above and below… (286-234). Learn More »

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