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CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY LANYARD

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY LANYARD

The propellant charges of Civil War artillery rounds were ignited by friction primers set in the vent hole at the breech of the piece once it was loaded. A small wire with a loop on the end was yanked… (476-110) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC PIECE OF HARDTACK FROM THE SHIELDS GETTYSBURG MUSEUM

RELIC PIECE OF HARDTACK FROM THE SHIELDS GETTYSBURG MUSEUM

The broken piece of hardtack meas. approx. 2.50 x 3.00 inches. Most of the surface of the cracker is black like it was in a fire. The cracker is in solid condition and not crumbling. Previous owner… (1070-118) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

BEAUTIFUL SECOND-GENERATION COLT WALKER REVOLVER WITH PRESENTATION CASE & BOOK

BEAUTIFUL SECOND-GENERATION COLT WALKER REVOLVER WITH PRESENTATION CASE & BOOK

This Colt Walker comes with all of the original packaging as well as documents. This revolver has never had the cylinder rotated or the action worked. The 9.00-inch barrel retains all of its original… (1072-01) SOLD. Learn More »

US M1905E1 BAYONET & SCABBARD FOR THE M1 GARAND WITH “BOWIE” POINT

US M1905E1 BAYONET & SCABBARD FOR THE M1 GARAND WITH “BOWIE” POINT

When the government adopted the shortened version of the 1905 bayonet for the M1 Garand in 1943 a large number of the longer 1905 bayonets were simply shortened to match the new production and… (1047-180) SOLD. Learn More »

INK SIGNED WAIST-UP CDV OF 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY ENLISTED MAN

INK SIGNED WAIST-UP CDV OF 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY ENLISTED MAN

Image shows Henry Sayers in a dark commercial sack coat with a black felt collar and pocket on the left breast. Beneath it he wears a matching dark military vest. Bottom of the mount is signed "YOURS… (945-111) SOLD. Learn More »

ALS ASSISTANT US SURGEON GENERAL DR. C. H. CRANE (ONE OF LINCOLN’S DEATH-BED DOCTORS)

ALS ASSISTANT US SURGEON GENERAL DR. C. H. CRANE (ONE OF LINCOLN’S DEATH-BED DOCTORS)

Dated “November 29, 1864.” Addressed to “Surgeon Robt. Murray, USA/ Medl. Purveyor/ Philadelphia, PA.” 1 page, in ink, w/ printed letter-head - “Surgeon Generals’ Office/ Washington City,… (1054-2222) SOLD. Learn More »

DISCHARGE FOR 1ST LT. JOHN M. WATERMAN, 76TH NEW YORK INFANTRY; SIGNED BY LT. COL. JOHN E. COOK, WOUNDED 3 TIMES INCLUDING AT GETTYSBURG

DISCHARGE FOR 1ST LT. JOHN M. WATERMAN, 76TH NEW YORK INFANTRY; SIGNED BY LT. COL. JOHN E. COOK, WOUNDED 3 TIMES INCLUDING AT GETTYSBURG

Standard 8 ½” x 10 ¾” discharge, pre-printed and ink.  Waterman enlisted 10/14/61 and was discharged 10/10/64 at Yellow House, VA. Waterman was born in Decatur, NY and was a painter by… (1054-2234) SOLD. Learn More »

SLAVE INHERITANCE PAPER FROM 1854

SLAVE INHERITANCE PAPER FROM 1854

Document is a receipt dated May 20, 1854, from the executor of the estate of Milton Ford. Mr. Ford left to his daughter Lucy W. Ford Cottrell, wife of Sutton F. Cottrell, the title to “a Negro girl… (1054-2335) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1835/40 .69 CALIBER BAYONET RECOVERED FROM RICHMOND, VA

RELIC MODEL 1835/40 .69 CALIBER BAYONET RECOVERED FROM RICHMOND, VA

Relic socket bayonet was recovered in the 1950’s from Richmond, VA. Locking ring with screw is present and freely moves. Measures 21” long. Item shows light surface rust and… (490-1829) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

1799 DATED PENNSYLVANIA CARVED POWDER HORN

1799 DATED PENNSYLVANIA CARVED POWDER HORN

This horn dates right in the Golden Age of the Pennsylvania rifle, but in contrast to the high-art, Rococo elements of that quintessentially American firearm, displays traditional Pennsylvania German… (909-184) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE CAPTURED AND COLLECTED 5TH MODEL BURNSIDE CARBINE

CONFEDERATE CAPTURED AND COLLECTED 5TH MODEL BURNSIDE CARBINE

Original Civil War Burnside 5th Model carbine with “Z” stamp in the wood of the stock to the rear of the trigger guard. This mark shows that the weapon was captured or collected from a battlefield… (218-544) SOLD. Learn More »

BRIGADIER GENERAL SHOULDER STRAPS OF GEN. JOHN RAMSEY, WOUNDED AT CHANCELLORSVILLE, THE ROSE WOODS AT GETTYSBURG, AND AT PETERSBURG

BRIGADIER GENERAL SHOULDER STRAPS OF GEN. JOHN RAMSEY, WOUNDED AT CHANCELLORSVILLE, THE ROSE WOODS AT GETTYSBURG, AND AT PETERSBURG

John Ramsey was a fighting officer. Commissioned first on 5/1/61 at age 24 as Captain of Co. G, 2nd NJ Militia, also known at the 18th NJ, a three-month regiment, he served at Washington and… (142-63) SOLD. Learn More »

ARTILLERY HOT SHOT FORK

ARTILLERY HOT SHOT FORK

Fire was an effective weapon against wooden structures, fortifications, and warships. Seacoast forts were usually equipped with large furnaces to bring solid shot to a red heat. Loaded on top of some… (819-126) SOLD. Learn More »

AMES 1863 DATED MUSICIAN’S SWORD AND SCABBARD

AMES 1863 DATED MUSICIAN’S SWORD AND SCABBARD

This is a very good example with a nice, less common mid-war date. The brass hilt has a medium patina showing some old polishing that is toning down. The pommel and blade tang are smooth. The… (1046-06) SOLD. Learn More »

1960’S COLD WAR EAST GERMAN ARMY WEATHER STATION

1960’S COLD WAR EAST GERMAN ARMY WEATHER STATION

Station consists of an OD green wooden box meas. approx. 21.00 x 10.50 x 5.25 inches. Box is well made. Corners have interlocking tabs as well as metal reinforcements. Leather handle and both closures… (873-26) SOLD. Learn More »

AMERICAN INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD CIRCA 1820 WITH EAGLE POMMEL, U.S. EAGLE LANGETS, AND SUPERB BLUE AND GILT BLADE

AMERICAN INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD CIRCA 1820 WITH EAGLE POMMEL, U.S. EAGLE LANGETS, AND SUPERB BLUE AND GILT BLADE

A very nice example of an eaglehead pommel saber with reverse-P guard and superbly decorated blue and gilt blade. The eagle head is nicely articulated and extends into a backstrap that meets a brass… (870-192) SOLD. Learn More »

OFFICER’S BELT RIG AND SASH ATTRIBUTED TO 2ND WEST VIRGINIA CAVALRY LIEUTENANT

OFFICER’S BELT RIG AND SASH ATTRIBUTED TO 2ND WEST VIRGINIA CAVALRY LIEUTENANT

This belt with accoutrements attached and the sash came together and are attributed to Lieutenant John D. Barber of the 2nd West Virginia Cavalry who was killed in action at Winchester on July 24,… (M26301) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV AN ASPIRING NAPOLEON

CDV AN ASPIRING NAPOLEON

This Union infantry sergeant is posed in the classic pose of Napoleon with his right hand stuck into the lower lapel of his coat. The carpet of a photographer’s studio is visible at his feet, but… (P14017) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CDV PENNSYLVANIA VETERAN VOLUNTEER

CDV PENNSYLVANIA VETERAN VOLUNTEER

This full-standing studio pose by Keeler of Philadelphia shows a neatly dressed infantry private proudly displaying a veteran’s stripe on his sleeve. In an effort to induce experienced soldiers to… (P14023) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

INK SIGNED CDV OF 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY TROOPER

INK SIGNED CDV OF 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY TROOPER

Nice chest-up view of Private Samuel E. Wampler of the 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry. Wampler is shown wearing the dark double-piped shell jacket that is peculiar to his regiment. His jacket is open to… (945-98) SOLD. Learn More »


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ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR FEDERAL CAVALRYMAN’S SHELL JACKET IN GOOD USED CONDITION

Here is an original Union cavalry uniform jacket, also referred to as a shell jacket, in used condition. This type of jacket was worn by countless Federal horse soldiers during the Civil War. Garment is constructed of fine wool material dyed a deep… (862-06). Learn More »

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