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CONFEDERATE FLAP HOLSTER FOR REVOLVER

CONFEDERATE FLAP HOLSTER FOR REVOLVER

The holster measures about 11” along the front edge. Holster is made from one piece of reddish-brown leather. The closure tab is sewn to the underside of the flap and is unbroken. Tab closes on a… (172-5469) SOLD. Learn More »

US WORLD WAR TWO ARMY AIR FORCE GUN SIGHT

US WORLD WAR TWO ARMY AIR FORCE GUN SIGHT

Sight is the N-3C and was used on the following US aircraft, P-38 Lightening, P-39 Airacobra , P-40 Warhawk, P-51 Mustang, T-6 Texan, B-25J Mitchell and B-26 Marauder. This sight would come with… (873-28) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

CS 4.52” 12-PDR SPHERICAL CASE SHOT, SIDE LOADER

CS 4.52” 12-PDR SPHERICAL CASE SHOT, SIDE LOADER

Confederate 12-pounder spherical case shot complete with an iron side loader plug and a brass fuse adapter that would have taken a paper time fuse. Iron shows only light pitting. Recovery location… (696-74) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL

U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL

This is an excavated specimen and this common size was for the 3” Ordnance rifle. This shell was unfired and retains its lead sabot and brass percussion fuse. The lead band is in nice shape. The… (696-76) SOLD. Learn More »

US / CS 12-POUNDER CANNON BALL

US / CS 12-POUNDER CANNON BALL

Typical cannon ball for Civil War smoothbore artillery pieces. This would have used a wood drive-in fuse, which is gone.  Iron surface is in very good “dug” condition.  Mounted on an oak display… (1054-1065) SOLD. Learn More »

M1859 SHARPS SABER BAYONET

M1859 SHARPS SABER BAYONET

This is an original American Civil War saber bayonet manufactured by the Ames Manufacturing Company of Chicopee, Massachusetts just prior to the Civil War.  Made to fit the infantry length Sharps… (172-5420) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC PATTERN 1851 NCO BELT PLATE RECOVERED IN VIRGINIA

RELIC PATTERN 1851 NCO BELT PLATE RECOVERED IN VIRGINIA

Plate has a very nice dark patina throughout. All the details of the spread-winged eagle are clearly visible. Approx. 50% of the applied silver wreath remains. Plate is complete with the belt keeper… (1054-1615) SOLD. Learn More »

CS PAPER TIME FUSE ADAPTER FROM GETTYSBURG

CS PAPER TIME FUSE ADAPTER FROM GETTYSBURG

Adapter is in good condition for a dug piece. Face has “GETTYSBURG” written on it in black ink. [ad] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (1054-1631) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

OVAL ALBUMEN PHOTO OF AN ARMED INFANTRY PRIVATE

OVAL ALBUMEN PHOTO OF AN ARMED INFANTRY PRIVATE

A very clear oval albumen photo showing a young US infantry private in a regulation enlisted infantry frock coat and forage cap, showing his accouterment belts, cap box, and bayonet scabbard, and… (1054-841) SOLD. Learn More »

UFH 1943 DATED BAYONET & SCABBARD FOR THE M1 GARRAND

UFH 1943 DATED BAYONET & SCABBARD FOR THE M1 GARRAND

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 to conform to the pattern and are known as the… (1047-182) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CIVIL WAR PICKET PIN FROM STONES RIVER

RELIC CIVIL WAR PICKET PIN FROM STONES RIVER

This is an excavated, iron picket pin.  A regulation piece of equipment for cavalrymen. Used to stake-down a horse temporarily while on picket or grazing. Measures nearly 14” long overall. Iron… (1054-1452) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCAVATED LAMBERT’S PATENT TOURNIQUET BUCKLE

EXCAVATED LAMBERT’S PATENT TOURNIQUET BUCKLE

Dr. Thomas Lambert devised this pattern and patented it in January 1862, using a 1 ½” wide herringbone twill strap to link, fasten and tighten concave metal pads on the affected limb to stanch… (1054-1551) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

WAIST UP CDV WITH NICE PERIOD INK NOTATION ON REVERSE AND SIGNATURE ON FRONT

WAIST UP CDV WITH NICE PERIOD INK NOTATION ON REVERSE AND SIGNATURE ON FRONT

Image is a straight on waist up view of Joseph T. Sullivan of the 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry. He sits facing the camera with his hands folded in his lap. He wears his four-button sack coat buttoned up… (945-116) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY CARBINE SOCKET – MAKER MARKED

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY CARBINE SOCKET – MAKER MARKED

Original Civil War US Army issue cavalry carbine thimble. Socket of thick sewn leather with leather strap and buckle stitched to the outside. Strap stamped “E. METZGER / PHILA”. Very good, solid… (172-5438) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL WITH SCHENKL PERCUSSION FUSE

US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL WITH SCHENKL PERCUSSION FUSE

The standard ammunition for the 3-inch Parrot rifled cannon. This shell was excavated but remains in very good condition. The Schenkl percussion fuse is also in very good condition and the patent… (696-78) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLY WAR OVAL FRAMED PHOTO OF INFANTRY LINE OFFICER WITH CAP AND SWORD

EARLY WAR OVAL FRAMED PHOTO OF INFANTRY LINE OFFICER WITH CAP AND SWORD

This is a period salt print image of Union infantry line officer posed full length in a studio. His long curling hair and chin whiskers strike one as an early-war style. He wears the regulation… (1054-666) SOLD. Learn More »

RICHARDS PATENT KNIFE, FORK AND SPOON SET

RICHARDS PATENT KNIFE, FORK AND SPOON SET

This is one of the more popular knife, fork and spoon combinations purchased and carried by soldiers during the war. This set consists of a knife with a crimped handle and a separate piece with a… (1054-1262) SOLD. Learn More »

CAP BOX RECOVERED AT WINCHESTER VIRGINIA

CAP BOX RECOVERED AT WINCHESTER VIRGINIA

Well used cap box with old paper label attached with period ink inscription that reads “CAP BOX FOR MUSKET CIVIL WAR WINCHESTER.” Outer flap has some light crazing with edge folds that hug the box… (172-5343) SOLD. Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN STEVENSGRAPH MOURNING RIBBON

ABRAHAM LINCOLN STEVENSGRAPH MOURNING RIBBON

After the assassination of the President, mourning ribbons commemorating his death were very popular. This silk ribbon features an image of Lincoln in the center. Above image is a spread-winged eagle… (M26325) SOLD. Learn More »

1896 DOCUMENT SIGNED BY MJOR GENERAL ALEXANDER WEBB

1896 DOCUMENT SIGNED BY MJOR GENERAL ALEXANDER WEBB

Preprinted invoice from the Columbia Chemical Works filled out in period ink charging The College of the City of New York, of which Webb was president, for two dozen bottles of ammonia. The document… (1054-2059) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD


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2020 ANNUAL MEETING OF THE COMPANY OF MILITARY HISTORIANS

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