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CONFEDERATE 7” BROOKE BOLT

CONFEDERATE 7” BROOKE BOLT

This is a heavy “dug” artillery projectile for the 7” Brooke rifle. Of Confederate manufacture, this is a solid bolt with two bourrelet rings, blunt nose, and copper sabot bolted to the… (R21824) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 7-INCH MULLANE BOLT

CONFEDERATE 7-INCH MULLANE BOLT

This is a heavy artillery projectile for the 7” Brooke rifle. Of Confederate manufacture, this is a solid bolt with two bourrelet rings, blunt nose, and copper sabot bolted to the bottom. The sabot… (M24001) SOLD. Learn More »

M1842 BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

M1842 BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

The bayonet depicted here has an original black bridle leather scabbard with a brass 2 rivet leather frog. There is some evidence of crazing on the body and stitching is open.  The finial is brass… (E2907) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR HOUSEWIFE

CIVIL WAR HOUSEWIFE

For a thread based Civil War item this housewife is in very good condition.  It does show signs of wear, but all fabric pieces are intact. It is missing its original sewing implements, but red fabric… (665-85) SOLD. Learn More »

SAPPERS SHAKO PLATE FROM THE 2ND FRENCH EMPIRE – ITEM FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE ARTIST, RON TUNISON

SAPPERS SHAKO PLATE FROM THE 2ND FRENCH EMPIRE – ITEM FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE ARTIST, RON TUNISON

Stamped brass plate of a bursting bomb within a wreath of palm branches above a riband that reads “SAPEURS POMPIERS.” Plate meas. approx. 4.00 x 5.00 inches with excellent detail to the flame… (1100-103) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM THE 2ND FRENCH EMPIRE – ITEM FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE ARTIST, RON TUNISON

CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM THE 2ND FRENCH EMPIRE – ITEM FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE ARTIST, RON TUNISON

Stamped brass plate of a sun burst with a domed King’s crown at center above the letter “N” for Napoleon III. Plate meas. approx. 5.00 x 3.00 inches with excellent detail in the crown. Face has… (1100-102) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

GAR POST LEVEL SERVING OFFICER BADGE FROM THE MOLLUS MUSEUM

GAR POST LEVEL SERVING OFFICER BADGE FROM THE MOLLUS MUSEUM

This G.A.R. membership badge has the rank bar positioned at the top of the 1887 pattern ribbon indicating the member is a currently serving officer. The blue border of the ribbon and blue ground of… (1052-26) SOLD. Learn More »

IDENTIFIED FIELD USED 9th MICHIGAN CAVALRY M1860 SPENCER ARMY RIFLE

IDENTIFIED FIELD USED 9th MICHIGAN CAVALRY M1860 SPENCER ARMY RIFLE

This low-numbered Spencer rifle, #3670, is verbally identified to Jerome K. Brown,  Co. K 9th Michigan Cavalry, and is one number away from one documented by Springfield Research Services as… (2021-01) SOLD. Learn More »

SWEDISH / NORWEGIAN LARGE SIDE KNIFE

SWEDISH / NORWEGIAN LARGE SIDE KNIFE

The drawn knife meas. approx. 23.75 inches long from point to pommel. The blade itself meas. 18.25 inches and is about 1.75 inches wide at the ricasso. The surface of the blade is bright with light… (2020-849) SOLD. Learn More »

NEW YORK TIMES FOR FRIDAY JULY 3, 1863 - GETTYSBURG HEADLINES

NEW YORK TIMES FOR FRIDAY JULY 3, 1863 - GETTYSBURG HEADLINES

Full eight-page issue of the New York Times for July 3, 1863. Some of the headlines along the left edge of the paper are: VERY IMPORTANT NEWS FURTHER PARTICULARS OF THE BATTLE NEAR GETTYSBURGH ON… (668-218) SOLD. Learn More »

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER—GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN—JUNE 20, 1863

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER—GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN—JUNE 20, 1863

6 pp., 12.5 x 20”, five columns. Exhibits light chipping and water staining round the margins. Else VG & entirely legible. This issue is dated two weeks after Gen. Lee ordered his army north… (141-20) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

COLT POCKET REVOLVER MADE IN 1860

COLT POCKET REVOLVER MADE IN 1860

This is a nice Colt 1849 pocket revolver with smooth metal, sharp markings, visible cylinder scene, good grips, crisp action, some thin blue and case color, and traces of silver on the triggerguard.… (315-06) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCELLENT CONFEDERATE CARTRIDGE BOX FROM THE FIRST DAY’S FIELD AT GETTYSBURG, SHIELDS MUSEUM

EXCELLENT CONFEDERATE CARTRIDGE BOX FROM THE FIRST DAY’S FIELD AT GETTYSBURG, SHIELDS MUSEUM

This a classic Confederate infantry cartridge box picked up on the first day’s field of fighting at Gettysburg and once on display at the Shields Museum. This comes to us from the collection of Tom… (490-2449) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE CLASSIC CONFEDERATE WISHBONE BUCKLE ON THE ORIGINAL BELT FROM THE FIRST DAY’S FIELD AT GETTYSBURG, EX-SHIELDS MUSEUM

RARE CLASSIC CONFEDERATE WISHBONE BUCKLE ON THE ORIGINAL BELT FROM THE FIRST DAY’S FIELD AT GETTYSBURG, EX-SHIELDS MUSEUM

The wishbone or forked-tongue buckle was widely made throughout the south and is found in several variations, but is very seldom seen on its original leather, much less with a Gettysburg provenance… (490-2444) SOLD. Learn More »

SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS--RICHMOND, VA, JULY 25, 1863

SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS--RICHMOND, VA, JULY 25, 1863

Vol. 2/ No. 3. 8 pages, measuring 11.75 x 16.5”, with cover illustration. Exhibits moderate soiling and chipping round lower margins. Else good plus and entirely legible. Front cover features… (959-11) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCELLENT & RARE REFERENCE WORK ON SILVER MOUNTED SWORDS

EXCELLENT & RARE REFERENCE WORK ON SILVER MOUNTED SWORDS

The full title of this work is “SILVER MOUNTED SWORDS – THE LATTIMER FAMILY COLLECTION – FEATURING SILVER HILTS THROUGH THE GOLDEN AGE” by Daniel D. Hartzler, published in 2000. Book is… (2020-965) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG 1923 ANNIVERSARY RIBBON

GETTYSBURG 1923 ANNIVERSARY RIBBON

This button and ribbon commemorates the 60th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg.  The event was held in Gettysburg on July 3 and 4, 1923. The commemorative badge has a brass framed button with a… (2020-738) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

LARGE FRAGMENT (HALF) 12-PDR. SPHERICAL BORMANN CANNONBALL WITH FUSE

LARGE FRAGMENT (HALF) 12-PDR. SPHERICAL BORMANN CANNONBALL WITH FUSE

This is the type of artillery round that was fired from smoothbore Napoleon cannons. Large iron cannonball fragment is a “dug” relic but is in very nice condition. This cannonball was fired and… (766-1308) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE WARTIME ISSUE VOLCK ETCHING OF STONEWALL JACKSON TAKEN FROM A LIFE SKETCH 1862

RARE WARTIME ISSUE VOLCK ETCHING OF STONEWALL JACKSON TAKEN FROM A LIFE SKETCH 1862

This superb portrait of Stonewall Jackson is a scarce wartime issue etching of Stonewall Jackson produced in Baltimore by Adalbert Volck, based on a sketch he made of Jackson in Fall 1862. According… (846-220) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,950.00
Originally $5,500.00


SOLD

ENGRAVED BRASS PROTRACTOR BY PIERRE LE MAIRE II, PARIS, CIRCA 1762

ENGRAVED BRASS PROTRACTOR BY PIERRE LE MAIRE II, PARIS, CIRCA 1762

Gunnery, engineering, and surveying were fields of applied mathematics and their instruments were often finely made by the same makers. This brass protractor is marked out in degrees and is signed… (179-1042) SOLD. Learn More »


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MEDICAL STAFF SWORD OF SURGEON ROBERT BROWNE, 31st NEW JERSEY AND U.S. VOLS BREVETED MAJOR AND LT. COLONEL

Robert Bethel Browne did two tours of duty as an army surgeon in the Civil War: the first as the Surgeon of the 31st New Jersey, when he acquired this sword, and then as an Assistant Surgeon in the U.S. Volunteer forces of the U.S. Army, when he… (1117-117). Learn More »

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