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WEST VIRGINIA DISCHARGE MEDAL IDENTIFIED TO AN OFFICER WHO SERVED IN THREE REGIMENTS

WEST VIRGINIA DISCHARGE MEDAL IDENTIFIED TO AN OFFICER WHO SERVED IN THREE REGIMENTS

The medal consists of a top bar that is made up of an arched scroll that reads “HONORABLY DISCHARGED” above the intertwined letters “WV.” Suspended by a single link is a circular drop that… (2020-712) SOLD. Learn More »

NEW JERSEY BADGE IDENTIFIED TO 12TH N.J. INFANTRYMAN

NEW JERSEY BADGE IDENTIFIED TO 12TH N.J. INFANTRYMAN

Metal badge given by the state to New Jersey veterans who served in the Civil War. This medal is numbered 3370 and engraved with “John L. Severns”. Two-piece medal with spring pin attached to the… (2020-716) SOLD. Learn More »

1862 LETTER WITH PRESENTATION OF SHOULDER STRAPS TO CAPT. SAMUEL B. SHERER OF JENKS’ CO. OF INDEPENDENT ILLINOIS CAVALRY, FROM FELLOW CAVALRYMEN

1862 LETTER WITH PRESENTATION OF SHOULDER STRAPS TO CAPT. SAMUEL B. SHERER OF JENKS’ CO. OF INDEPENDENT ILLINOIS CAVALRY, FROM FELLOW CAVALRYMEN

2 pages, 8” x 12”, in ink. Dated Iuka, Tishomingo County, Mississippi, September 4, 1862. Captain S. B. Sherer: As you are about to leave us, we feel it is a privilege to present to you these… (1054-2315) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a Civil War-era percussion cap pouch. The leather shows little wear overall. This pattern has the closing tab as a continuation of the outer flap. This latch tab is unbroken. The interior is… (1102-41) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

PORTRAIT BUST OF GENERAL R.E. LEE PAINTED BY A LOCAL ARTIST

PORTRAIT BUST OF GENERAL R.E. LEE PAINTED BY A LOCAL ARTIST

This plaster portrait bust of Robert E. Lee in uniform as a Confederate general had some minor repairs done and was painted by a local Gettysburg artist for display. Victorian homes often displayed… (2020-460) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 78TH NEW YORK ADJUTANT

MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 78TH NEW YORK ADJUTANT

This original Model 1850 Staff and Field Officer’s sword is complete with the original metal scabbard. This handsome edged weapon was carried by many higher-ranking Federal officers during the Civil… (2020-656) SOLD. Learn More »

REPORTS OF EXPERIMENTS WITH SMALL ARMS FOR THE MILITARY SERVICE

REPORTS OF EXPERIMENTS WITH SMALL ARMS FOR THE MILITARY SERVICE

Published by A.O.P. Nicholson, public Printer, Washington, DC, 1856. Captured book—front eps inscription: “From the rebel capital/ April 12, 1865.” 117 pp., with appendices. In black… (1097-39) SOLD. Learn More »

WESTERNPORT, MARYLAND $5 NOTE DATED 1860

WESTERNPORT, MARYLAND $5 NOTE DATED 1860

Five dollar note from the Clinton Bank in Westernport, Allegany County, Maryland dated March 1, 1860. A very fine steam train engraving on the front.  Red field around “FIVE”. Series “A”.… (1102-96) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CUMBERLAND, MARYLAND $5 NOTE DATED 1860

CUMBERLAND, MARYLAND $5 NOTE DATED 1860

Five dollar note from the Allegany County Bank of Cumberland, Maryland dated January 4, 1860. Series “B” with red shade on front of bill. Micro printing around border. Serial number 21. Reverse… (1102-94) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

VALLEY BANK OF HAGERSTOWN, MARYLAND $20 NOTE DATED 1856

VALLEY BANK OF HAGERSTOWN, MARYLAND $20 NOTE DATED 1856

Twenty dollar note from the Valley Bank of Maryland, located in Hagerstown, dated 1856. Serial number 836 in ink. Very nice engravings all around. Framed well. “TWENTY” printed in red on front and… (1102-83) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

BANK OF BALTIMORE $10 NOTE DATED 1832

BANK OF BALTIMORE $10 NOTE DATED 1832

Ten dollar note from the Bank of Baltimore dated September 1, 1832. Series “A” and serial number 502. Very nice Maryland state seal engraving on top. Some small loss on left and right edges… (1102-92) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

REVOLUTIONARY WAR PENSION DECLARATION—ABRAHAM HAMBRA, SIXTH SOUTH CAROLINA/ 1ST SOUTH CAROLINA LINE REGIMENTS

REVOLUTIONARY WAR PENSION DECLARATION—ABRAHAM HAMBRA, SIXTH SOUTH CAROLINA/ 1ST SOUTH CAROLINA LINE REGIMENTS

Dated “April 3, 1826.”  2 pp., plus reverse endorsement, in ink on unlined paper, 9.875” x  8”. Exhibits fold-marks & two or three minor smudges. Else VG & entirely legible. In… (846-183) SOLD. Learn More »

LETTER MENTIONING 1864 ELECTION AND “FATHER ABRAHAM” CALLING FOR 300,000 MORE

LETTER MENTIONING 1864 ELECTION AND “FATHER ABRAHAM” CALLING FOR 300,000 MORE

Three page handwritten letter dated Philadelphia, December 21, 1862. Letter is written in strong period ink on plain white paper that meas. approx. 7.75 x 9.75 inches. Paper has one vertical and three… (1054-2307) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

FULL STANDING CDV OF MIDDLETOWN, PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER & WIFE

FULL STANDING CDV OF MIDDLETOWN, PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER & WIFE

The couple in this image stand side by side with the woman’s hand rest on the soldier's arm. The soldier stands at left and wears a dark shell jacket, matching military vest and light trousers. The… (1054-724) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

BUST VIEW CDV OF 51ST PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER WITH INK ID

BUST VIEW CDV OF 51ST PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER WITH INK ID

Vignette bust view of William W. Owens wearing a commercial sack coat with a slanted pocket on the left breast and somewhat narrow Lieutenant’s shoulder straps. Image is very clear with excellent… (P14070) SOLD. Learn More »

POST-WAR CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF WILLIAM C. DRUMMER OF THE 2nd NEW HAMPSHIRE WHO WENT MISSING IN ACTION JULY 2nd AT GETTYSBURG

POST-WAR CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF WILLIAM C. DRUMMER OF THE 2nd NEW HAMPSHIRE WHO WENT MISSING IN ACTION JULY 2nd AT GETTYSBURG

Here we have a post-war cabinet card photograph of “William C. Drummer, Co. F,” which is printed on the bottom part of the mount. This image is likely an 1890s reprint of a Civil War era… (1054-1153) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE ENLISTED CAVALRY SABER WITH SCABBARD AND POLISHED WOOD GRIP BY FROELICH

CONFEDERATE ENLISTED CAVALRY SABER WITH SCABBARD AND POLISHED WOOD GRIP BY FROELICH

This is a classic Confederate enlistedman’s cavalry saber by Louis Froelich that not only still has its scabbard but also retains a beautiful, polished hardwood grip that never had an oil-cloth or… (870-555) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE CAPTURED AND COLLECTED MODEL 1842 SPRINGFIELD MUSKET

CONFEDERATE CAPTURED AND COLLECTED MODEL 1842 SPRINGFIELD MUSKET

This is the exact weapon illustrated on the cover of Steve Knott’s latest book, "Captured and Collected Confederate Reissued Firearms”, and discussed on pp. 64-65.  This is a nice example of the… (2020-487) SOLD. Learn More »

1892 G.A.R. MEMBER WASHINGTON NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT MEDAL

1892 G.A.R. MEMBER WASHINGTON NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT MEDAL

Bronze pin bar at top with oval bust of Washington at center, name at top, and “Sept. 1892 on either side. Buff colored ribbon with G.A.R. in red, white and blue. Planchet with wreath at bottom and,… (1097-58) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

UNION VETERANS UNION BADGE, DYER ESTATE, 15th MAINE

UNION VETERANS UNION BADGE, DYER ESTATE, 15th MAINE

The Union Veterans Union was formed in 1886 by veterans who believed the much larger G.A.R. was not responding well to the local and immediate needs of Union army veterans. A pin at top with crossed… (1097-57) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD


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EXCELLENT WOSTENHOLM I*XL BOWIE KNIFE AND BELT SHEATH

Wostenholm is a name intimately associated with knives of the American Bowie Knife era. They registered the “I*XL” trademark (obviously a play on “I Excel”) in 1831 and moved aggressively into the American market, making sales trips and… (30-2173). Learn More »

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