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SCARCE U.S. REVENUE CUTTER SERVICE OFFICER’S SWORD Ca. 1890 TO 1915

SCARCE U.S. REVENUE CUTTER SERVICE OFFICER’S SWORD Ca. 1890 TO 1915

Records are spotty, but the U.S. Revenue Cutter Service was ordered to return to its use of the US Navy regulation officer’s sword sometime between 1889 and 1896. The sword followed the general… (1053-06) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

RELIC U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This excavated plate has a brass face with smooth dark brown patina. The detail on the eagle is good. One small dent on the rim at bottom. The reverse has all of the lead fill. Both iron hooks remain… (2020-797) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE COPY OF A US MODEL 1850 ENLISTEDMAN’S CAVALRY SPUR FROM THE SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION – RECOVERED ON THE FIRST DAY’S BATTLEFIELD WEST OF GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE COPY OF A US MODEL 1850 ENLISTEDMAN’S CAVALRY SPUR FROM THE SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION – RECOVERED ON THE FIRST DAY’S BATTLEFIELD WEST OF GETTYSBURG

This item was once part of the Shields Museum Collection, located on the First Day’s Battlefield by the Reynolds equestrian state.  Arthur “OTT” Shield’s opened a Civil War Museum west of… (490-2345) SOLD. Learn More »

BUST VIEW CDV OF SERGEANT AMOS HUMISTON KILLED AT GETTYSBURG – FATHER OF “THE CHILDREN OF THE BATTLEFIELD”

BUST VIEW CDV OF SERGEANT AMOS HUMISTON KILLED AT GETTYSBURG – FATHER OF “THE CHILDREN OF THE BATTLEFIELD”

Vignette bust view CDV of Amos Humiston of the 154th New York who was killed on July 1, 1863 and whose unidentified body was found clutching a photo of his three children. After his burial the… (410-496) SOLD. Learn More »

RARELY SEEN VIEW OF MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT DANIEL BUTTERFIELD AS COLONEL OF THE 12TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

RARELY SEEN VIEW OF MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT DANIEL BUTTERFIELD AS COLONEL OF THE 12TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

CDV is a three-quarter standing view of Butterfield posed with both hands resting on the hilt of his Model 1850 Foot Officer’s sword which is in front of him. He wears a dark chasseur style kepi… (410-499) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF 1ST MAINE CAVALRY MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT CHARLES HENRY SMITH

CDV OF 1ST MAINE CAVALRY MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT CHARLES HENRY SMITH

Image is a bust view of Charles H. Smith in a dark double-breasted frock coat. Image has good contrast and clarity. Paper and mount have light surface dirt. Bottom center of the mount has a… (1054-130) SOLD. Learn More »

ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA SPECIAL ORDERS NO. 209

ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA SPECIAL ORDERS NO. 209

Dated “Head Qrs Dept Northern Va / Oct. 4th 1862”.  1 page, in ink, measuring 10 x 7.5”. Signed  “By order of R.E. Lee/ A.P. Mason, A.A.G.”  Exhibits fold-marks and light soiling. Else… (648-69) SOLD. Learn More »

1861 $100.00 THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA BOND

1861 $100.00 THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA BOND

This Bond was issued from Charleston on he 1st of January 1861. The serial number is 3635. It has a vignette of a palmetto tree, cotton bails, steam ship, railroad and agriculture. Also comes with… (998-2147) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

MODEL 1863 BRIDESBURG CONTRACT MUSKET, DATED 1864

MODEL 1863 BRIDESBURG CONTRACT MUSKET, DATED 1864

This Model 1863, .58 caliber, percussion rifle-musket is dated 1864 and is in very good condition. Produced at the Alfred Jenks & Co facility in Bridesburg, PA. The 40” long barrel is overall… (218-563) SOLD. Learn More »

JOHN BACHELDER GETTYSBURG MAP SET - 28 MAPS COVERING THE THREE DAYS OF BATTLE  PLUS EAST CAVALRY FIELD

JOHN BACHELDER GETTYSBURG MAP SET - 28 MAPS COVERING THE THREE DAYS OF BATTLE PLUS EAST CAVALRY FIELD

Of all the people who wrote about the Battle of Gettysburg in the years after the famous engagement, John B. Bachelder was by far the most important. Bachelder was the leading historian of the battle… (1122-01) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE TWO PIECE SWORD BELT PLATE

CONFEDERATE TWO PIECE SWORD BELT PLATE

This plate was obtained by Bill Gavin in March of 1953 from the collection of L. V. Franklin of Corinth, Mississippi. The two pieces show signs of having been cleaned many years ago. Casting is crude… (648-17) SOLD. Learn More »

BULLET-STRUCK WOOD FROM BLOODY ANGLE, SPOTSYLVANIA

BULLET-STRUCK WOOD FROM BLOODY ANGLE, SPOTSYLVANIA

Pieces of wood containing bullets and shell fragment have always been telling relics testifying to the intensity of the fire soldiers endured on the battlefield and in some ways freeze a moment in… (1097-04) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 WAIST BELT PLATE FROM ROSENSTEEL GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

US PATTERN 1839 WAIST BELT PLATE FROM ROSENSTEEL GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

Face is dark with a light green tint. Small section along the edge, above the "U," is bent. Back has 100% lead fill, both arrow hooks, tongue and museum number. This item was once part of the Civil… (648-18) SOLD. Learn More »

HANDSOME, CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SPUR FROM THE ECKERT / ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION OF GETTYSBURG

HANDSOME, CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SPUR FROM THE ECKERT / ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION OF GETTYSBURG

Once part of the well-known Echert / Rosensteel artifact collection of Gettysburg, this large sized, unexcavated, iron strap spur, with its original leather strap, was recovered from an unknown… (648-20) SOLD. Learn More »

PAIR OF TINTYPES OF SOLDIER AND WIFE ON CDV MOUNTS

PAIR OF TINTYPES OF SOLDIER AND WIFE ON CDV MOUNTS

These two images came together and it is assumed that they are husband and wife. The first image is a bust view of a solider wearing a dark frock coat. The image is held to the CDV mount by a piece of… (1054-807) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED  9TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY CAPTAIN

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED 9TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY CAPTAIN

Nice clean CDV showing a Captain seated by a cloth covered table. On the table is a dark slouch hat adorned with a hat cord and a stamped brass number “9” on the front of the crown. The subject… (1054-947) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

BUST VIEW CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED UNION PRIVATE WEARING AN ID BADGE

BUST VIEW CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED UNION PRIVATE WEARING AN ID BADGE

Straight on chest-up view of a cleanshaven Union soldier wearing an open frock coat with a matching military vest underneath. On his left chest is an ID disc attached to a spread-winged eagle… (1054-766) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV OF 2ND CORPS OFFICER & SISTER

CDV OF 2ND CORPS OFFICER & SISTER

The couple in this image are posed with the woman seated in a high-backed chair with the officer standing beside her. The officer wears a dark forage cap and dark frock coat with 1st Lieutenant’s… (1054-715) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

RHODE ISLAND DEPARTMENT G.A.R. BADGE FOR POST #1

RHODE ISLAND DEPARTMENT G.A.R. BADGE FOR POST #1

A very pretty three-piece G.A.R. badge by Irons of Providence, R.I. This gilt brass badge is elaborately worked scrolling borders with rickrack designs and black enamel on the top two portions and… (30-2216) SOLD. Learn More »

SURVIVORS ASSOCIATION BADGE: 27th AND 33rd NY INFANTRY & 1st NY. VET. CAVALRY

SURVIVORS ASSOCIATION BADGE: 27th AND 33rd NY INFANTRY & 1st NY. VET. CAVALRY

This badge is in excellent condition and consists of an upper pin-back brooch in the shape of an Army of the Potomac Cavalry Corps badge consisting of crossed sabers in gold on a blue oval with white… (30-2217) SOLD. Learn More »


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ENLISTEDMAN’S INFANTRY GREATCOAT

This greatcoat (soldier’s overcoat) is a full length blue coat with cape in overall very nice condition. The coat retains its five eagle buttons on the front. The cape still has its six cuff-sized eagle buttons. Typical of the style there is a… (1117-87). Learn More »

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