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1904 REUNION BADGE FOR THE 33RD NEW JERSEY

1904 REUNION BADGE FOR THE 33RD NEW JERSEY

Top hangar is a scalloped brass bar. Original pin is present on reverse. Suspended from this is a red, white and blue silk ribbon with gold lettering that reads, “13th REUNION 33RD N.J. VOLS /… (M25573) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

1903 REUNION BADGE FOR THE 33RD NEW JERSEY

1903 REUNION BADGE FOR THE 33RD NEW JERSEY

Top hangar is a white metal scalloped bar. Original pin is present on reverse. Suspended from this is a red silk ribbon with silver lettering that reads, “TWELTH REUNION 33RD REG’T / N.J. VOL’S… (M25574) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

REVISED REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES, 1861 - ID’D TO LIEUTENANTS ALEXANDER WILSON AND JAMES BROWN, 118TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

REVISED REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES, 1861 - ID’D TO LIEUTENANTS ALEXANDER WILSON AND JAMES BROWN, 118TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

Published by J G. L. Brown, Printer, Philadelphia, 1861. 559 pp. In blue, blind-stamped buckram, with gilt spine lettering. Owner signatures inscribed on upper title page: [above, in ink] “Lieut… (344-2039) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

SOUVENIR “STANHOPE BULLET” WITH VIEWS OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

SOUVENIR “STANHOPE BULLET” WITH VIEWS OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Excellent, mid-19th century souvenir commemorates the famous Battle of Gettysburg using an original Civil War bullet drilled to fit a small glass lens showing views of the battlefield. This particular… (M23889) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

SOUVENIR “STANHOPE BULLET” WITH VIEWS OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

SOUVENIR “STANHOPE BULLET” WITH VIEWS OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Excellent, mid-19th century souvenir commemorates the famous Battle of Gettysburg using an original Civil War bullet drilled to fit a small glass lens showing views of the battlefield. This particular… (M23884) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

LARGE COW BELL / SLEIGH BELL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

LARGE COW BELL / SLEIGH BELL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

This bell was found between Devil’s Den and Big Round Top in the woods near the parking lot. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel Rider collection. Mrs. Rider is the sister of George… (R22127) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

BATTLE STREAMER- MISSISSIPPI RIVER 1862-1863

BATTLE STREAMER- MISSISSIPPI RIVER 1862-1863

Blue and gray streamer has, “MISSISSIPPI RIVER 1862-1863” embroidered in yellow. These are attached to military flags to recognize the unit’s participation in a particular battle. Colors of… (M25323) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

BATTLE STREAMER- PETERSBURG 1864-1865

BATTLE STREAMER- PETERSBURG 1864-1865

Blue and gray streamer has, “PETERSBURG 1864-1865” embroidered in yellow. These are attached to military flags to recognize the unit’s participation in a particular battle. Colors of ribbon are… (M25339) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

U.S. GRANT PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN RIBBON

U.S. GRANT PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN RIBBON

Silk, rectangular red, white and blue, with Gen. Grant portrait image, 1.125 x 4.5”.  Lower margin maker mark: “IordanT5chopp Switzerland/ Fabricant Basel”. Upper ribbon caption “GENERAL… (M25559) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC C.S. / U.S. SIDE KNIFE, RECOVERED FROM MONOCACY, MD

RELIC C.S. / U.S. SIDE KNIFE, RECOVERED FROM MONOCACY, MD

Iron knife measures 14” total length. Light surface rust and moderate pitting are present. Item is in good relic condition.  [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (819-56) SOLD. Learn More »

MILITIA STIRRUP HILT SABER WITH SCABBARD, CA 1820-30

MILITIA STIRRUP HILT SABER WITH SCABBARD, CA 1820-30

No maker mark. Overall length 35”. Curved blade 30.5 in length, 1.25 in width at base with single fuller extending with 9” of tip. Bright Gilt floral & military trophy etching on both side,… (909-154) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1863 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET DATED 1864 WITH 19TH CORPS BADGE INLAY

MODEL 1863 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET DATED 1864 WITH 19TH CORPS BADGE INLAY

This weapon presents an overall well used appearance. The barrel is heavily mottled and in places it is turning a plumb brown color. There is some light surface pitting especially in the area of the… (913-13) SOLD. Learn More »

G.A.R. OFFICER’S BADGE

G.A.R. OFFICER’S BADGE

Top hangar is a brass framed shoulder board with an applied spread-winged eagle. Original pin is on reverse. Suspended from this is a silk ribbon with a flag design. Drop is the standard star shaped… (M25546) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

EXCELLENT CONDITION MODEL 1855 BAYONET

EXCELLENT CONDITION MODEL 1855 BAYONET

This is the Model 1855 socket bayonet for Springfield rifle muskets.  Measures about 21” overall.  This specimen is in excellent condition with a clean, bright surface overall. Complete with… (172-3708) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO M1 HELMET WITH POST-WAR COVER & LINER

WORLD WAR TWO M1 HELMET WITH POST-WAR COVER & LINER

The shell of this helmet is a World War Two manufactured rear seam, swivel bale made by Schlueter.The exterior surface has a lot of the original OD paint and finish but there is moderate scattered… (14-1820) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY DRIVER’S LEG GUARD

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY DRIVER’S LEG GUARD

Worn by the caisson driver to protect his inside leg from the tongue of the caisson. This bridle leather leg wrap is complete with all straps and steel plate. There are four straps (5/8” wide) with… (M25483) SOLD. Learn More »

LOT OF WORLD WAR II RIBBON BARS

LOT OF WORLD WAR II RIBBON BARS DIVISION HISTORY - WORLD WAR TWO

Lot of seven ribbon bars in various sizes. All have original pins on reverse. One bar has the Invasion arrow for the Asiatic-Pacific and three stars, another bar features two stars, and the rest are… (M25549) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

VINTAGE CRUCIFIX

VINTAGE CRUCIFIX

Ebony wood with white metal frame crucifix measures almost 1 ½” long (including hook at the top) X ¾” wide. Patina has darkened but still retains some of the original gilt. … (458-376) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
Originally $65.00


SOLD

CONFEDERATE RIFLES & MUSKETS

CONFEDERATE RIFLES & MUSKETS

By John Murphy and Howard M. Madaus. Published by Graphic Publishers, Newport Beach, CA.: 1996. Deluxe Collector’s Edition, number 79 of 100, signed by both authors, in heavy card, gilt embossed… (831-13) SOLD. Learn More »

LARGE COW BELL / SLEIGH BELL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

LARGE COW BELL / SLEIGH BELL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

This bell was found between Devil’s Den and Big Round Top in the woods near the parking lot. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel Rider collection. Mrs. Rider is the sister of George… (R22126) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

ESSEX COUNTY, NEW YORK BROADSIDE - UNION WAR MEETING!!

ESSEX COUNTY, NEW YORK BROADSIDE - UNION WAR MEETING!!

Dated October 22, 1862. Printed by J.W. Tuttle, Printer, Plattsburg, NY. Measures 9.75 by 12.75. Text advises of a Union War Meeting to be held at Keeseville, on Monday, October 27th, at 7 O’ Clock… (801-547) SOLD. Learn More »

9TH US CAVALRY OFFICER’S HAT INSIGNIA

9TH US CAVALRY OFFICER’S HAT INSIGNIA

This insignia features brass crossed sabers below a silver plated brass regimental number. Both were hand-sewn to a black felt oval backing. Gold bullion thread borders the felt patch, but thread is… (172-4454) SOLD. Learn More »

5TH US CAVALRY OFFICER’S HAT INSIGNIA

5TH US CAVALRY OFFICER’S HAT INSIGNIA

This insignia features brass crossed sabers below a silver plated brass regimental number. Both were hand-sewn to a black felt oval backing. Gold bullion thread originally bordered the felt patch, but… (172-4453) SOLD. Learn More »

SOUVENIR “STANHOPE BULLET” WITH VIEWS OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

SOUVENIR “STANHOPE BULLET” WITH VIEWS OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Excellent, mid-19th century souvenir commemorates the famous Battle of Gettysburg using an original Civil War bullet drilled to fit a small glass lens showing views of the battlefield. This particular… (M23879) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

2ND CONNECTICUT HEAVY ARTILLERY REUNION RIBBON, 1892

2ND CONNECTICUT HEAVY ARTILLERY REUNION RIBBON, 1892

Ribbon features a decorative brass hangar which retains original pin and hook on reverse. Suspended from this is an ivory silk ribbon with red lettering that reads “26th REUNION OF THE 2D C.V.H.A. /… (M22808) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

G.A.R. DELEGATE MEDAL, SYRACUSE, N.Y., 1913

G.A.R. DELEGATE MEDAL, SYRACUSE, N.Y., 1913

Top hangar features the G.A.R. symbol and crossed flags. Lettering reads, “G.A.R. 47TH ENCAMPMENT / DEPT. OF NEW YORK / SYRACUSE JUNE 12-13, 1913” Original pin is on reverse. Attached to this is a… (M24152) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

U.S / C.S. SIX- POUND ARTILLERY TOMPION

U.S / C.S. SIX- POUND ARTILLERY TOMPION

Steel cannon muzzle cover for sealing the bore of the gun to prevent moisture and other debris from entering the tube. Measures 4” in diameter at the top. Very light surface rust is present. … (M25524) SOLD. Learn More »

SET OF FOUR PERCUSSION CAP BOXES

SET OF FOUR PERCUSSION CAP BOXES

Set of three original tins and one paperboard box. One tin contains seven copper caps, one has three, and the other tin is empty. Paperboard box is full of caps. Tins are in good condition, paper… (172-4437) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

1913 COPY OF “THE HEART OF A SOLDIER”- GEN. GEORGE PICKETT’S LETTERS TO HIS WIFE

1913 COPY OF “THE HEART OF A SOLDIER”- GEN. GEORGE PICKETT’S LETTERS TO HIS WIFE

This is a perfect bound booklet entitled, “Journal of the Seventy-First National Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic, Madison, Wis., September 5 to 10, 1937”.  Book is approximately 6”… (595-954) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

1860’s SHOT GLASS

1860’s SHOT GLASS

Shot glass features a ribbed design and measures 2 ¼” tall x 2” across the top. Bubbles are naturally present in glass from this era. Glass is in very good condition with no cracks, and just a… (179-753) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

1860’s SHOT GLASS

1860’s SHOT GLASS

Shot glass features a ribbed design and measures 2 ¼” tall x 2” across the top. Bubbles are naturally present in glass from this era. Glass is in very good condition with no chips or cracks. … (179-752) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

RARE GAMBLER’S CARD HOLDER, 1889

RARE GAMBLER’S CARD HOLDER, 1889

Cuff clip poker cheat device is marked, “PAT. FEB. 5, 1889” on the clip and “WIZARD” on the side. Measures 2 ½” long. Clip functions and rotates for positioning of card. … (M25463) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

REV WAR ERA WAX JACK

REV WAR ERA WAX JACK

Silver plated wax jack with circular base, carrying handle, wax winder and candle snuffer with chain. Measures 5 ½” tall. No markings. Wax jacks were used for melting wax to seal documents and… (909-132) SOLD. Learn More »

BRASS OIL LAMP, MID 19TH CENTURY

BRASS OIL LAMP, MID 19TH CENTURY

This brass whale oil lamp with handle has a few scattered dings and dark spots. Burner unscrews to fill oil. Measures 6 ½” high x 4’ at the base. Great example of an early lamp. … (909-129) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

BRITISH NAVY SINGLE SHOT BELT PISTOL

BRITISH NAVY SINGLE SHOT BELT PISTOL

Pistol is in good condition overall. The barrel meas. approx. 6.00 inches in length. Bore is dirty and needs cleaned. Caliber is .58. The barrel has a nice oiled finish and no pitting. The underside… (482-395) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL SHEET MUSIC FOR THE CIVIL WAR CLASSIC “WHEN JOHNNY COMES MARCHING HOME”

ORIGINAL SHEET MUSIC FOR THE CIVIL WAR CLASSIC “WHEN JOHNNY COMES MARCHING HOME”

Original 1863 copy of “WHEN JOHNNY COMES MARCHING HOME” with words and music by Louis Lambert. Cover has a shield made up of 5-pointed stars with the title at center. Bottom of cover has an… (668-32) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

SONG SHEET “DIRGE SUNG AT THE CONSECRATION OF THE SOLDIER’S NATIONAL CEMETERY, GETTYSBURG, PA, NOV. 19. 1863”

SONG SHEET “DIRGE SUNG AT THE CONSECRATION OF THE SOLDIER’S NATIONAL CEMETERY, GETTYSBURG, PA, NOV. 19. 1863”

This song was sung by four voices at the ceremony for the dedication of the Soldier’s National Cemetery. Song begins, “How great it is for our country to die, whose ranks are contending”. Words… (L15309) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

RELIC PEWTER SPOON HANDLE, RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC PEWTER SPOON HANDLE, RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Spoon handle has light surface rust. Measures 3 ½” long. Item was originally displayed in the Shield’s Museum in Gettysburg. Ott Shields amassed one of the earliest and well known collections of… (462-106) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

RELIC THROAT TO NCO SCABBARD, RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC THROAT TO NCO SCABBARD, RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Item is in relic condition with light surface rust. Measures 5” long.  [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (462-107) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

RELIC SCABBARD SECTION, RECOVERED FROM CHATTANOOGA, TN

RELIC SCABBARD SECTION, RECOVERED FROM CHATTANOOGA, TN

Item is in relic condition with heavy rust and pitting. Measures 1 ½” x 4 ½”.  [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (462-90) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

WALTHER P-38 WITH HOLSTER, EXTRA MAGAZINE AND LETTER FROM US LIEUTENANT WHO CAPTURED IT

WALTHER P-38 WITH HOLSTER, EXTRA MAGAZINE AND LETTER FROM US LIEUTENANT WHO CAPTURED IT

Weapon is serial numbered 1832 i and is marked “ac” on the slide and “359” under the Waffen marks showing it was made at the Walther factory at Zella-Mehlis, Germany in September of 1944.… (635-144) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED STRAND OF HAIR BELONGING TO JOHN BROWN OF HARPER’S FERRY FAME

FRAMED STRAND OF HAIR BELONGING TO JOHN BROWN OF HARPER’S FERRY FAME

12.50" x 15.50" matted display with a strand of the actual hair of John Brown with a copy photograph of him, as well as a brief description of the origin of the hair. Single matted with blue stock and… (913-72) SOLD. Learn More »

CABINET CARD OF DOG “RAILROAD JACK” – JOHNSON’S ANODYNE LINIMENT ADVERTISEMENT

CABINET CARD OF DOG “RAILROAD JACK” – JOHNSON’S ANODYNE LINIMENT ADVERTISEMENT

Image of a smaller dog wearing a large collar with bells on it; on one side of him is a shoe, on the other is an advertisement for liniment. “Railroad Jack” on image; caption on lower edge of… (894-75) SOLD. Learn More »

PAIR OF CABINET CARDS OF A WHITE CAT

PAIR OF CABINET CARDS OF A WHITE CAT

Pair of images of a white cat sprawled on a chair with foliage in the background. Nice clarity of the cat, though the background of each photo is dark. In the first image, someone leans in towards the… (894-68) SOLD. Learn More »

PHOTO POSTCARD OF MAN WITH TWO DOGS

PHOTO POSTCARD OF MAN WITH TWO DOGS

Image appears to have been taken outdoors, featuring a man wearing a hat and suspenders crouched down and holding two dogs beside him. Overfall fine condition. Has not been mailed. In period pencil on… (894-52) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

STEREOVIEW OF A MOTHER CAT AND HER KITTENS

STEREOVIEW OF A MOTHER CAT AND HER KITTENS

Cat with her kittens in a wicker bed, with spools of thread scattered on the floor around them. Overall good condition; minor soiling to mount. Somewhat light in contrast. Entitled “789. A Happy… (894-56) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

PATTERN 1864 CARTRIDGE BOX & SLING

PATTERN 1864 CARTRIDGE BOX & SLING

This cartridge box is the rarer of the 1864 pattern boxes ion that it was made without the inner flap. For a short time in 1864 cap boxes and cartridge boxes were made minus the inner flap with the… (M25556) SOLD. Learn More »

MAKER MARKED US PERCUSSION CAP BOX WITH CAPS

MAKER MARKED US PERCUSSION CAP BOX WITH CAPS

Leather cap box of the standard pattern issued by the Union army during the Civil War. Exterior flap shows moderate to heavy crazing with only a little surface finish loss scattered throughout and on… (M25555) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

RELIC C.S. / U.S. SIDE KNIFE, RECOVERED FROM BENTONVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA

RELIC C.S. / U.S. SIDE KNIFE, RECOVERED FROM BENTONVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA

Iron knife measures 18” total length. Light surface rust and moderate pitting are present. Item is in good relic condition.     [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (819-58) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC C.S. / U.S. SIDE KNIFE, RECOVERED FROM THE WILDERNESS, VIRGINIA

RELIC C.S. / U.S. SIDE KNIFE, RECOVERED FROM THE WILDERNESS, VIRGINIA

Iron knife measures 17 ¼” total length. Light surface rust and moderate pitting are present. Item is in good relic condition.    [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (819-60) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC BAYONET RECOVERED FROM THE POTOMAC RIVER

RELIC BAYONET RECOVERED FROM THE POTOMAC RIVER

This bayonet was made for the Pattern 1853 .58 caliber Enfield rifle. Item is in “dug” condition with heavy rust and pitting. Measures 20” total length. Locking ring is immobile. … (917-01) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

VICTORIAN WATCH FOB WITH HAIR CHAIN

VICTORIAN WATCH FOB WITH HAIR CHAIN

This watch fob features a woven hair chain with decorative floral etched gold connectors. Original hook and bar are present on ends of chain. Center connector has a ring present meant for hanging a… (344-2656) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

C.S. .52 CALIBER SHARPS “RINGTAIL” BULLET – FROM GETTYSBURG

C.S. .52 CALIBER SHARPS “RINGTAIL” BULLET – FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated Civil War Sharps Old Model “ringtail” bullet. Nice “dropped” specimen with raised bands, visible mould seam, and white patina. Beautiful condition. This was recovered from… (173-3077) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

RELIC ENFIELD TOMPION, FIRED – FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC ENFIELD TOMPION, FIRED – FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated Enfield rifle tompion. These were employed to keep dirt and moisture out of the gun barrel. Occasionally a soldier would forget to remove this “plug” before firing.  Here is… (173-3101) SOLD. Learn More »

$79.50
SOLD

GROUP OF U.S. EAGLE BUTTONS FOUND BY SID KERKSIS – FROM GETTYSBURG

GROUP OF U.S. EAGLE BUTTONS FOUND BY SID KERKSIS – FROM GETTYSBURG

Here is a group of excavated general service eagle buttons.  Four coat size and two cuff size buttons.  All are solid and feature beautiful patina. These were recovered in McPherson’s… (173-3229) SOLD. Learn More »

VINTAGE CAST IRON TABLE TOP MIRROR FRAME

VINTAGE CAST IRON TABLE TOP MIRROR FRAME

Iron scrollwork frame has been painted black. Swivel stand is present on reverse. Light surface rust is present in areas, which only adds to the character of this piece. Measures 10” high x 10”… (909-143) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

POWDER HORN WITH HAND FORGED NAILS

POWDER HORN WITH HAND FORGED NAILS

An early, collectable hunting powder horn. Measures 9 ¼” long. Wide opening of horn measures 2 ¼” and is sealed with a wooden plug, which is tacked in place with three small nails. Wooden plug… (179-750) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

NEW JERSEY MARKED REMINGTON NEW-MODEL ARMY REVOLVER

NEW JERSEY MARKED REMINGTON NEW-MODEL ARMY REVOLVER

.44 caliber. Six shot round cylinder. 8” octagonal barrel. Barrel flat with nice clearly legible Remington Patent markings. Barrel with approximately 50% original blued finish with the balance… (892-01) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,750.00
Originally $2,250.00


SOLD

M1840 LIGHT ARTILLERY SABER WITH SCABBARD DATED 1863

M1840 LIGHT ARTILLERY SABER WITH SCABBARD DATED 1863

Here is an original, Civil War Model 1840 light artillery saber in very good overall condition. Termed an Ames Type 2, this saber was made from 1860 through 1865 and features a counterguard without a… (E2660) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMER FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMER FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated friction primer.  These were used to fire the cannons. They were placed in the cannon vent hole and a lanyard was hooked to the wire…a quick tug on the lanyard set off the primer and… (173-2939) SOLD. Learn More »

$79.50
SOLD

RELIC .54 CAL. BULLET FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC .54 CAL. BULLET FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a Civil War “three-ring” Minie ball for the .54 caliber Mississippi rifles and .55 Austrian rifles. Nice white patina. Beautiful “dropped” condition. This was recovered on Little Round… (173-3020) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

U.S. .58 CALIBER WILLIAMS PATENT BULLET FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. .58 CALIBER WILLIAMS PATENT BULLET FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a Civil War “cleaner” bullet and was known as the Williams Type II bullet. Invented and patented by Elijah Williams, this bullet utilized zinc washers and a plunger to engage the rifling… (173-3013) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

STACKED BURNSIDE CARTRIDGE CASES FROM GETTYSBURG

STACKED BURNSIDE CARTRIDGE CASES FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated “stack” of Civil War cartridge cases for the Burnside carbine. Six spent cases with green patina. Troopers did this to save cases to reload later and/or as a way to extract… (173-3074) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MOTHER WITH CHILD

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MOTHER WITH CHILD

This is a waist-up view of a young mother holding her small child on her lap. The mother is wearing a printed dress with white collar, and the child is wearing a light colored dress. Image is clear… (890-150) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

.52 CALIBER SHARPS LINEN CARTRIDGE

.52 CALIBER SHARPS LINEN CARTRIDGE

Complete cartridge for the .52 caliber Sharps carbine or rifle. The cartridge case is rolled of fine linen and tissue paper was glued to close the back end. This tube was then filled with gun powder… (172-4115) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR V.M.I.  BUTTON

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR V.M.I. BUTTON

This is a wonderful non-dug example of a two-piece brass button as worn on the uniforms of the cadets at the Virginia Military Academy in Lexington, VA.  This handsome coat-size button is of… (846-72) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

FULL TIN OF PERCUSSION CAPS

FULL TIN OF PERCUSSION CAPS

Nice original tin container full of musket caps.  2 1/8” in diameter x 1 7/8” tall.  Paper label pasted to lid reads: “AMERICAN PERCUSSION CAP COS PREMIUM HAT CAPS / NO 12 / WATER PROOF /… (172-4431) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

TIN OF PISTOL CAPS

TIN OF PISTOL CAPS

Nice, original tin full of copper pistol caps. Paper label on lid reads, “WATERPROOF / 100/ UNITED STATES ARMY CORPS”. Container is in very good condition, label is worn. … (516-248) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

ALBUMEN IMAGE OF THE MONUMENT TO THE 78TH & 102ND NEW YORK ON CULP’S HILL - GETTYSBURG

ALBUMEN IMAGE OF THE MONUMENT TO THE 78TH & 102ND NEW YORK ON CULP’S HILL - GETTYSBURG

Photo is on a heavy gray piece of stock that meas. approx. 8.00 x 10.00 inches. The black and white paper image mounted at center meas. 4.75 x 6.25 inches and shows a gleaming white memorial to the… (543-33) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

SMALL WARTIME ALBUMEN OF “USS NEW BERNE”

SMALL WARTIME ALBUMEN OF “USS NEW BERNE”

Paper image mounted on heavy cream colored stock which meas. approx. 6.00 x 4.25 inches. Stock corners are clipped which was probably done for decoration. The paper image meas. 5.00 x 3.50 inches and… (543-32) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

PIECES OF CIVIL WAR HARDTACK – IDENTIFIED

PIECES OF CIVIL WAR HARDTACK – IDENTIFIED

Three small pieces of original Army Bread or Hardtack.  This was the staple that fed the Armies during the Civil War.  Here are remnants of one “cracker” that were brought home by an Indiana… (543-34) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY NICE, CLEAN COPY OF “GETTYSBURG DAY TWO: A STUDY IN MAPS” BY JOHN D. IMHOF

VERY NICE, CLEAN COPY OF “GETTYSBURG DAY TWO: A STUDY IN MAPS” BY JOHN D. IMHOF

Volume is hard cover with a printed full color cover that includes a map as background with the painting “The Last Full Measure” by Keith Rocco superimposed at center. The volume was printed by… (923-12) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

US MODEL 1842 SPRINGFIELD RIFLED MUSKET

US MODEL 1842 SPRINGFIELD RIFLED MUSKET

This is the first regulation model of a musket made in the percussion ignition system at the national armories. The Springfield Armory produced 172,000 of these muskets between 1844 and 1855. It is a… (218-434) SOLD. Learn More »

$2,895.00
Originally $2,995.00


SOLD

PRE-CIVIL WAR SWORD COVER

PRE-CIVIL WAR SWORD COVER

Made of soft deer skin and hand sewn, this sword cover is in good condition, with most stitching intact. About 8 ½” from the top is a 1 ½” spot where stitching has come apart. There are some… (344-3238) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

MODEL 1918 BAR RIFLEMAN’S BELT – FIRST PATTERN

MODEL 1918 BAR RIFLEMAN’S BELT – FIRST PATTERN

Designed to allow the BAR rifleman to fire while walking. It has 4 large pockets to accommodate 8 magazines and two pockets for .45 pistol magazines. All have the “lift-dot” closure system. Right… (150-314) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

RELIC MONEY BELT FROM G.A.R. HALL

RELIC MONEY BELT FROM G.A.R. HALL

This money belt was displayed in a G.A.R. hall. It has two paper tags attached. One has the inventory number, “81” and then other, which has ripped, is documenting the history of the belt. It… (344-2942) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

RIFLE MUSKET SHOULDER SLING

RIFLE MUSKET SHOULDER SLING

Excellent condition musket sling. Made of brown leather and measures 1 ½” wide x 43” long. Brass hook on one end and loop sewn to the opposite end; one floating loop. Oval maker’s stamp and… (682-05) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. .52 CALIBER SPENCER RIFLE CARTRIDGE FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. .52 CALIBER SPENCER RIFLE CARTRIDGE FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated Civil War rimfire cartridge for the Spencer rifle...the shorter, Spencer carbines were not yet available by the Battle of Gettysburg. Complete unfired cartridge. Dropped, not a… (173-3072) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

U.S. .58 CALIBER BULLET “J.D. CUSTER” – FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. .58 CALIBER BULLET “J.D. CUSTER” – FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a Civil War “three-ring” bullet. Pressed and turned on a bullet-making machine created by J.D. Custer of Philadelphia. Pattern with five “spokes” in the cavity which came from when the… (173-3010) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE .58 CAL. GARDNER BULLET FROM GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE .58 CAL. GARDNER BULLET FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a Civil War Confederate “two-ring” Gardner bullet. Nice white patina. Beautiful condition. This was recovered along West Confederate Avenue near the Virginia State Memorial at Gettysburg… (173-3036) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

REBLUED FOUR BARREL SHARPS PEPPERBOX WITH “BIRD HEAD” GRIP

REBLUED FOUR BARREL SHARPS PEPPERBOX WITH “BIRD HEAD” GRIP

This Sharps four barrel pepperbox is .32 with a 2.50 inch barrel that slides forward for loading. Originally offered with blued barrels and casehardened frame this weapon has been re-blued throughout.… (917-04) SOLD. Learn More »

REV WAR ERA WAX JACK

REV WAR ERA WAX JACK

Silver plated wax jack with circular base, carrying handle, and wax winder. Measures 5 ½” tall. No markings. Wax jacks were used for melting wax to seal documents and letters before the days of… (909-133) SOLD. Learn More »

TIN SHAVING MUG

TIN SHAVING MUG

Tin mug has a compartment for lathering the soap and rinsing the razor. Hole drains the water back into the mug. Mug has light surface rust present. This is a great item for a civil War soldier… (179-746) SOLD. Learn More »

LETTERS FROM A SURGEON OF THE CIVIL WAR

LETTERS FROM A SURGEON OF THE CIVIL WAR

Compiled by Martha Derby Perry. Little, Brown & Co., Boston:  1906. Ex-lib, w/ eps  stamps [front and rear]: “St. Lukes—Home”. Front eps, owner book stamps: “R.A. Weaver”.  225 pp.,… (897-65) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

PRISON ECHOES OF THE GREAT REBELLION

PRISON ECHOES OF THE GREAT REBELLION

By Col. D.R. Hundley, (Late of the C.S.A.) Published by S.W. Green, New York: 1874. Front eps, owner stamp: “R.A. Weaver”. 235 pp. In green glazed cloth, 7.75 x 5.25”, with gilt spine lettering.… (897-189) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

NON-REGULATION, IMPORTED STAFF & FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD WITH SCABBARD

NON-REGULATION, IMPORTED STAFF & FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD WITH SCABBARD

This non-regulation Staff and Field officer’s sword is one of many produced by various manufacturers during the Civil War. The blade of the Staff & Field Officer sword is so slightly curved that… (913-49) SOLD. Learn More »

MASSACHUSETTS ISSUED HAVERSACK INTERIOR BAG

MASSACHUSETTS ISSUED HAVERSACK INTERIOR BAG

When in the field, Civil War soldiers carried their rations in a haversack made of cloth, canvas or leather. The haversack was slung over the shoulder and rested on the hip usually with the tin cup… (916-02) SOLD. Learn More »

SOLDIER LETTER - CHARLES A. WHITTER, 13TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY; MORTALLY WOUNDED AT ANTIETAM; UNUSUALLY CRUDE CONTENT!

SOLDIER LETTER - CHARLES A. WHITTER, 13TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY; MORTALLY WOUNDED AT ANTIETAM; UNUSUALLY CRUDE CONTENT!

Dated “Camp Jackson Williamsport, Dec. 27 [1861].” 4pp., 5 x 8”, in ink, w/patriotic “Flag of the Free” letterhead. Exhibits light yellowing, else VG, and entirely legible. Text: “Friend… (L15315) SOLD. Learn More »

ENFIELD RIFLE BARREL BAND – FROM GETTYSBURG

ENFIELD RIFLE BARREL BAND – FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an iron barrel band from a P-1853 Enfield rifle. This is the top band that once held the top sling swivel.  Rusty with swivel broken off.  This was recovered from the Peach Orchard at… (173-3045) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

PAINTED TOLEWARE TIN COFFEE POT WITH SIDE SPOUT

PAINTED TOLEWARE TIN COFFEE POT WITH SIDE SPOUT

This tin coffee pot is painted red with a gold and black design. Measures approx. 9 ¼” high and 6 ½” at the base. Items such as this typically date from mid- 19th century to mid- 20th… (179-751) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

BRITISH 2.75-INCH WHITWORTH BOLT – FROM “MODERN GREECE” WRECK

BRITISH 2.75-INCH WHITWORTH BOLT – FROM “MODERN GREECE” WRECK

Here is an excavated 12-pdr Whitworth bolt recovered off of the wreck of the “Modern Greece” which ran aground under the guns of Fort Fisher on the North Carolina coast.  This specimen shows the… (R22593) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC BAYONET, RECOVERED FROM COLD HARBOR

RELIC BAYONET, RECOVERED FROM COLD HARBOR

This is a U.S. Model 1865 .58 caliber socket bayonet. Item is in very good relic condition with light surface rust all over. Recovered from Cold Harbor in the 1960’s. … (462-73) SOLD. Learn More »

REMINGTON “ZOUAVE” RIFLE SWORD BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

REMINGTON “ZOUAVE” RIFLE SWORD BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

This edged weapon is an original American Civil War ‘Zouave’ style sword bayonet made for the Remington rifle. The total length of this bayonet is 25” while the graceful-looking blade itself is… (172-4288) SOLD. Learn More »

ANTLER HANDLED PATTERSON MFG. / SHEFFIELD SIDE KNIFE WITH SHEATH, CIVIL WAR ERA

ANTLER HANDLED PATTERSON MFG. / SHEFFIELD SIDE KNIFE WITH SHEATH, CIVIL WAR ERA

Maker marked on the ricasso, “A. PATTERSON FORTH WORKS / SHEFFIELD”. Measures 8 ¾” total length, blade measures 5” long. Knife has a spear-shaped single-edged blade. Blade has light spots or… (482-410) SOLD. Learn More »

US SHARPS CARBINE LINEN CARTRIDGE

US SHARPS CARBINE LINEN CARTRIDGE

.52 caliber. Tight and near mint. [jp] UPS SHIPPING REQUIRED. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY… (M24502) SOLD. Learn More »

G.A.R. CAP INSIGNIA

G.A.R. CAP INSIGNIA

Brass cap insignia measures approx. 1 ½” x 2 ½”.  Original pin and hook are present on the reverse. Insignia has obviously for some time been in a small plastic display box with green material… (34-128) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

PAIR OF 18TH CENTURY SHOE BUCKLES

PAIR OF 18TH CENTURY SHOE BUCKLES

White metal shoe buckles with iron furniture at center. Buckles are convex and meas. approx. 3.50 x 2.50 inches. The borders of the buckles have a diamond shaped linear decoration with and iron forked… (543-28) SOLD. Learn More »

$90.00
SOLD

G.A.R. MEMBERSHIP BADGE

G.A.R. MEMBERSHIP BADGE

Top hangar is a brass spread-winged eagle with pin on reverse. Suspended from this is a silk ribbon with red, white and blue flag design. Drop is the standard star shaped G.A.R. brass medal. Entire… (889-111) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

24TH NEW YORK CAVALRY REUNION RIBBON, 1897

24TH NEW YORK CAVALRY REUNION RIBBON, 1897

Gold colored silk ribbon has black lettering that reads, “ELEVENTH ANNUAL RE-UNION 24TH N.Y.V. CAVALRY ASSOCIATION, AUGUST 23-28, 1897. BUFFALO, N.Y.”.  Ribbon measures approx. 5” long x 2”… (889-105) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JANUARY 28, 1865 – SHERMAN/SAVANNAH

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JANUARY 28, 1865 – SHERMAN/SAVANNAH

Vol. IX—No. 422. 16 pp. [59-64], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features stories and illustrations treating the U.S. Navy’s new ocean going Monitor,… (L15179BB) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER

CIVIL WAR COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER

This percussion sidearm is a Civil War Colt Model 1860 Army revolver in good overall condition. These handguns were in production from 1860 through 1873 and were the successor to the Colt Third Model… (909-13) SOLD. Learn More »

OPDYCKE TIGERS/ 125TH O.V.I. : A HISTORY OF THE REGIMENT AND THE CAMPAIGNS AND BATTLES OF THE ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND

OPDYCKE TIGERS/ 125TH O.V.I. : A HISTORY OF THE REGIMENT AND THE CAMPAIGNS AND BATTLES OF THE ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND

By Captain Charles T. Clark, Captain, Co. “F”, 125th O.V.I. Published by Spahr & Glenn, Columbus, OH: 1895. Ex-lib [two interior stamps, “O. S. & S. Lib,” no exterior marking]. Front… (897-72) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL DON CARLOS BUELL

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL DON CARLOS BUELL

Contrast is a little light and the paper shows some age. Buell is shown wearing the uniform of a Major General with black velvet collar and cuffs. Back has collector ID and imprint for E. & H. T.… (P12965) SOLD. Learn More »

$80.00
Originally $125.00


SOLD

BUFF LEATHER CAVALRY CARBINE SLING

BUFF LEATHER CAVALRY CARBINE SLING

A superb example of the early Dragoon / Cavalry shoulder sling designed for use with weapons fitted with sling rings (musketoon, rifled carbine, and all of the patented breech-loading carbines). The… (682-03) SOLD. Learn More »

ONE OF JACKSON’S FOOT CAVALRY: HIS EXPERIENCE AND WHAT HE SAW DURING THE WAR 1861-65

ONE OF JACKSON’S FOOT CAVALRY: HIS EXPERIENCE AND WHAT HE SAW DURING THE WAR 1861-65

By John A. Wrosham. The Neale Publishing Company, New York: 1912. Front eps, owner’s stamp: “R.A. Weaver.” 353 pp., ills., In butternut glazed cloth, 7.875 x 525”. w/gilt spine lettering.… (897-188) SOLD. Learn More »

BOX OF RELICS INCLUDING ITEMS RECOVERED FROM 2ND MANASSAS & GETTYSBURG

BOX OF RELICS INCLUDING ITEMS RECOVERED FROM 2ND MANASSAS & GETTYSBURG

This is a superb collection of relics that were found at various battlefields. Included is a numbered list of all 56 items. Relics listed are- bullet, .69 cal. round ball, cannon pick, percussion cap,… (543-15) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY RARE SPENCER RIFLE SOCKET BAYONET

VERY RARE SPENCER RIFLE SOCKET BAYONET

Hard to find 1st Type. Distinctive squared off shoulder. Less than 2000 made. 18 ½” blade length made them too long by ½” to fit the standard M1855 scabbards. The Bay State Tool Company was… (172-3641) SOLD. Learn More »

BRASS POWDER FLASK

BRASS POWDER FLASK

Brass powder flask has functioning spout. Each side of flask features a raised image of wild game.  Body of flask measures approximately 6” long. Surface has some minor dings. Patina is darkened.… (172-4422) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

U.S. NAVY SOAP DISH / SHAVING MIRROR

U.S. NAVY SOAP DISH / SHAVING MIRROR

Two-piece container made of Gutta Percha. Issued to sailors aboard U.S. Navy ships during the Civil War. Lid reads, "DON’T GIVE UP THE SHIP" and "U.S.N." over an anchor. The container was for… (573-59) SOLD. Learn More »

PIECES OF MUSICAL INSTUMENTS FROM GETTYSBURG'S SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION

PIECES OF MUSICAL INSTUMENTS FROM GETTYSBURG'S SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION

These relic brass pipes are the remains of musical instruments. Long pipe measures 10 ¼” in length, shorter pipes measures 4 ¾” in length x 4 ¼” wide. Ott Shields amassed one of the earliest… (462-81) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

RELIC TIN POWDER FLASK RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG - SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION

RELIC TIN POWDER FLASK RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG - SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION

Small powder flask has raised image of spread-winged eagle with shield and stars. Flask has light surface rust and is split into two pieces. Overall a nice relic. Image is clearly visible in spite of… (462-76) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

REV WAR WOODEN RUM KEG

REV WAR WOODEN RUM KEG

Wooden keg dates to 1779. Measures approx. 8.50 inches tall x 3 inches across at the ends. The barrel is made up of eleven slats of wood wrapped in seven layers of willow at each end. One slat has a… (482-415) SOLD. Learn More »

WONDERFUL SCALE MODEL OF A CIVIL WAR MORTAR

WONDERFUL SCALE MODEL OF A CIVIL WAR MORTAR

Heavy cast iron mortar with stepped carriage. Item is well made and has some working parts. The base of the item meas. approx. 2.50 inches wide x 3.50 inches long x 3.50 inches high. The barrel of the… (286-258) SOLD. Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $225.00


SOLD

CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE IN NICE CONDITION

CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE IN NICE CONDITION

The Maynard carbine was regarded as one of the most accurate of all the cavalry arms used during the Civil War. This metallic cartridge, breech-loading 2nd Model Maynard carbine was the invention of… (667-38) SOLD. Learn More »

WOODEN HANDLED MANHATTAN MFG. / SHEFFIELD SIDE KNIFE WITH SHEATH, CIVIL WAR ERA

WOODEN HANDLED MANHATTAN MFG. / SHEFFIELD SIDE KNIFE WITH SHEATH, CIVIL WAR ERA

Maker marked on the ricasso, “MANHATTAN CUTLERY COMPY/ SHEFFIELD”. Measures 7 ¾” total length, blade measures 4” long. Knife has a spear-shaped double-edged blade. Blade is in very good… (482-412) SOLD. Learn More »

GRANT FERROTYPE POLITICAL PIN, 1868

GRANT FERROTYPE POLITICAL PIN, 1868

Ferrotypes were commonly used for small campaign pins and buttons. This brass button features a ferrotype image of Grant with his name, “GRANT” above the image. Original attachment pin on reverse… (34-132) SOLD. Learn More »

PAIR OF SWORD BELT DROPS

PAIR OF SWORD BELT DROPS

Leather drops are strong and supple with light crazing all over. Each retains a snap hook. Stitching is tight except for the end of shorter strap where it folds and was originally stitched. Those… (344-2938) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

SWORD BELT DROP

SWORD BELT DROP

Leather drop is supple with moderate crazing all over. Stitching is tight except for a small area on reverse. Retains a snap hook. Measures 20 ½”.  [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (344-2943) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

TIN OF BRITISH PERCUSSION CAPS

TIN OF BRITISH PERCUSSION CAPS

Nice original tin container full of musket caps.  Paper label pasted to side of tin reads: “250 MILITARY PERCUSSION CAPS/ E.B. QUALITY/ MANUFACTORED AT THE ELEY-KYNOCH FACTORIES OF IMPERIAL… (172-4414) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

SINGLE SILVER-PLATED SPUR

SINGLE SILVER-PLATED SPUR

Spur has spiked rowel which is mobile. Buckle with ring is attached. Silver had tarnished. Interior is marked, “BEST HARD”.  [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (516-266) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

BLACKSMITH ARTILLERY HAMMER RECOVERED FROM ARCADIA, MISSOURI

BLACKSMITH ARTILLERY HAMMER RECOVERED FROM ARCADIA, MISSOURI

This iron hammer was found at General J.W. Davidson’s cavalry division’s camp in Arcadia, Missouri. Measures 9” long x 3 ¾” wide. Displays light surface rust and pitting. Hammer came from the… (819-64) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

AFRICAN SLAVE TRADE BRACELET

AFRICAN SLAVE TRADE BRACELET

Also called Manillas, this heavy bronze bracelet measures 7 ¼” long x 7/8” wide. It is the typical shape of a horseshoe with flared ends. Manillas are a form of money, usually made of bronze or… (282-399) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG CONFEDERATE MISSISSIPPI “I” BUTTON

DUG CONFEDERATE MISSISSIPPI “I” BUTTON

This is an excavated cuff-sized button with a brass face that consists of a large raised star with a block letter “I” recessed into its center and the word “MISSISSIPPI” spelled out around the… (476-91) SOLD. Learn More »

$150.00
Originally $225.00


SOLD

1861 CSA T-18 $20 NOTE FEATURING SAILING SHIP

1861 CSA T-18 $20 NOTE FEATURING SAILING SHIP

An original piece of Confederate money, being the $20 CSA T-18 bill featuring central artwork of a large ship under full sail with flag atop center mast. Left border has a sailor standing by a… (L14759) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

1864 CSA T-67 $20 NOTE FEATURING TENNESSEE STATE CAPITOL & ALEXANDER STEPHENS

1864 CSA T-67 $20 NOTE FEATURING TENNESSEE STATE CAPITOL & ALEXANDER STEPHENS

An original piece of Confederate money, being the $20 CSA T-67 bill featuring the State capitol building in Nashville, Tennessee in the center of the bill and Alexander Stephens on the lower right… (462-69) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

1864 CSA T-68 $10 NOTE FEATURING HORSE-DRAWN ARTILLERY PIECE

1864 CSA T-68 $10 NOTE FEATURING HORSE-DRAWN ARTILLERY PIECE

An original piece of Confederate money, being the $10 CSA T-68 bill featuring the horse-drawn artillery piece in the center of the bill. Engraved and printed by Keatinge & Ball of Columbia, SC.… (462-68) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

GROUP OF THREE CDVS OF THE SAME RHODE ISLAND SOLDIER

GROUP OF THREE CDVS OF THE SAME RHODE ISLAND SOLDIER

This group of three CDVs are of Sergeant Stephen G. Luther who served in three different Rhode Island regiments. The first image in the group is a bust view of Luther in uniform. Image is clear and… (L15312I) SOLD. Learn More »

7 PER CENT CONFEDERATE COTTON BOND, 1863

7 PER CENT CONFEDERATE COTTON BOND, 1863

This bond was authorized by an Act of Congress on January 29, 1863. Bond is numbered 2236 of Series D. Bond has the watermarked date 1863 appearing in its center. Features a lithograph of Liberty… (897-115) SOLD. Learn More »

INDIAN WAR 13TH CAVALRY, CO. “G” INSIGNIA RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

INDIAN WAR 13TH CAVALRY, CO. “G” INSIGNIA RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Item was found north of Hunt Avenue. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel collection. Mrs. Rosensteel is the sister of George Rosensteel, who started the Electric Map museum in Gettysburg.… (R22125) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CARVED BULLET RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

CARVED BULLET RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Item was found between Devil’s Den and Big Round Top in the woods near the parking lot. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel collection. Mrs. Rosensteel is the sister of George Rosensteel,… (R22150) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.50
SOLD

U.S. KNAPSACK HOOK RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. KNAPSACK HOOK RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Item was found between Devil’s Den and Big Round Top in the woods near the parking lot. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel collection. Mrs. Rosensteel is the sister of George Rosensteel,… (R22160) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

CDV BUST VIEW OF GENERAL DAVID HUNTER

CDV BUST VIEW OF GENERAL DAVID HUNTER

CDV of Hunter in uniform looking slyly into the camera. Image is clear with excellent contrast. Reverse has “HUNTER” in pencil and a photographer’s imprint for CHARLES D. FREDERICKS &… (P13214) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $125.00


SOLD

ENGRAVING OF LOUIS BLENKER

ENGRAVING OF LOUIS BLENKER

Full page with printed engraving of Louis Blenker as Major General. Page measures 9 ½” x 12” and image is approximately 6” tall. Facsimile printed signature under image.  Some very minor… (344-2731) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

ENGRAVING OF GEORGE MCCLELLAN

ENGRAVING OF GEORGE MCCLELLAN

Full page with printed engraving of George McClellan as Major General. Page measures 9 ½” x 12” and image is approximately 6” tall. Facsimile printed signature under image.  Some very minor… (344-2732) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

ENGRAVING OF JOHN POPE

ENGRAVING OF JOHN POPE

Full page with printed engraving of John Pope as Major General. Page measures 9 ½” x 12” and image is approximately 6” tall. Facsimile printed signature under image.  Some very minor foxing,… (344-2729) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

SET OF TWENTY-FIVE GETTYSBURG PHOTOGRAPHS SOUVENIR

SET OF TWENTY-FIVE GETTYSBURG PHOTOGRAPHS SOUVENIR

Set of twenty-five cards in package that feature black and white photographic views of Gettysburg. Views include the Jennie Wade House, Pennsylvania Memorial, Soldier’s National Cemetery, Little… (362-734) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

C.S. KNAPSACK STRAP ADJUSTER RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

C.S. KNAPSACK STRAP ADJUSTER RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Item was found between Devil’s Den and Big Round Top in the woods near the parking lot. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel collection. Mrs. Rosensteel is the sister of George Rosensteel,… (R22099) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

U.S. KEPI BAND ADJUSTER RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. KEPI BAND ADJUSTER RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Item was found between Devil’s Den and Big Round Top in the woods near the parking lot. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel collection. Mrs. Rosensteel is the sister of George Rosensteel,… (R22119) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.50
SOLD

AUSTRIAN CLEANING JAG RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

AUSTRIAN CLEANING JAG RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Item was found between Devil’s Den and Big Round Top in the woods near the parking lot. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel collection. Mrs. Rosensteel is the sister of George Rosensteel,… (R22121) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

U.S. ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMER RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMER RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

This friction primer is in relic condition with light surface rust. It was found at East Cavalry field by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959.… (173-3086) SOLD. Learn More »

$79.50
SOLD

PENNSYLVANIA MONUMENT KEY FOB RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

PENNSYLVANIA MONUMENT KEY FOB RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Item was found between Devil’s Den and Big Round Top in the woods near the parking lot. Measures 1 ¼” x 1 ½”. Features a raised image of the monument and reads, “PENNSYLVANIA MEMORIAL ARCH,… (R22133) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

1864 CSA T-67 $20 NOTE FEATURING TENNESSEE STATE CAPITOL & ALEXANDER STEPHENS

1864 CSA T-67 $20 NOTE FEATURING TENNESSEE STATE CAPITOL & ALEXANDER STEPHENS

An original piece of Confederate money, being the $20 CSA T-67 bill featuring the State capitol building in Nashville, Tennessee in the center of the bill and Alexander Stephens on the lower right… (L14329) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

TIPTON CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH- JOHN BURNS OF GETTYSBURG

TIPTON CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH- JOHN BURNS OF GETTYSBURG

This cabinet card features John Burns (September 5, 1793 – February 4, 1872), who at the age of 69, was the only local civilian to take up arms at the battle of Gettysburg. He was wounded, but… (513-32) SOLD. Learn More »

STRANDS OF HAIR FROM ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND MARY LINCOLN

STRANDS OF HAIR FROM ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND MARY LINCOLN

Offered is a framed and burgundy double matted display with copies of photos of Abraham Lincoln and Mary Todd Lincoln. Under each photo are a few strands of hair from each individual. The hairs are… (889-91) SOLD. Learn More »

$375.00
Originally $450.00


SOLD

PACK OF FRANKFORD ARSENAL 12 SECOND FUSES

PACK OF FRANKFORD ARSENAL 12 SECOND FUSES

This pack of 12 second artillery fuses originates from the Frankford Arsenal and was produced in 1863. Portions of the paper covering the top has small tears and has come loose allowing it to be… (889-77) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $95.00


SOLD

WORLD WAR ONE 37TH DIVISION TUNIC

WORLD WAR ONE 37TH DIVISION TUNIC

OD green tunic with nice red and white felt on wool 37th Division patch on left sleeve. Only other insignia are "US" and infantry collar discs. Back section of collar has moderate moth damage.  … (889-72) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
Originally $100.00


SOLD

DUG US CAVALRY ROSETTE

DUG US CAVALRY ROSETTE

Brass US Cavalry bridle rosette has a nice even patina. This would make a nice addition to any cavalry collection or display. Location of recovery unknown.  … (889-71) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
Originally $35.00


SOLD

MODEL 1840 NCO SWORD – DOBBIN HOUSE MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

MODEL 1840 NCO SWORD – DOBBIN HOUSE MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

This is a Model 1840 N.C.O. sword. In very good overall condition, these swords were carried by Federal non-commissioned officers as a sign of authority in the ranks. Sword is approximately 39” long… (889-64) SOLD. Learn More »

$500.00
Originally $600.00


SOLD

MARTIALLY MARKED CIVIL WAR THREE-SCREW COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER WITH SOLDIER’S INITIALS

MARTIALLY MARKED CIVIL WAR THREE-SCREW COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER WITH SOLDIER’S INITIALS

This percussion sidearm is a Civil War Colt Model 1860 Army revolver in good overall condition. These handguns were in production from 1860 through 1873 and were the successor to the Colt Third Model… (889-58) SOLD. Learn More »

$2,250.00
Originally $2,500.00


SOLD

CHR. MUELLERSCHOEN SODA BOTTLE

CHR. MUELLERSCHOEN SODA BOTTLE

Aqua colored bottle measures 8” high and 2 ¾” at the base. Bottle is marked, “CHR. MUELLERSCHOEN / 495 NTH 3RD ST. PHILA / THIS BOTTLE NOT TO BE SOLD”. Bottle is in good condition with no… (918-03) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

SKETCH OF THE BATTLES OF GETTYSBURG WITH AN EXPLANATORY MAP, BY T. DITTERLINE, 1863

SKETCH OF THE BATTLES OF GETTYSBURG WITH AN EXPLANATORY MAP, BY T. DITTERLINE, 1863

Original 1863 first edition, published only a few months after the battle, and considered the first map of the battlefield. Title page states, “An account of the movements of the respective armies… (897-196) SOLD. Learn More »

CLIPPED SIGNATURES OF A PRESIDENT, A GOVERNOR AND A TENNESSEE GADFLY

CLIPPED SIGNATURES OF A PRESIDENT, A GOVERNOR AND A TENNESSEE GADFLY

This item consists of a small slip of paper approx. 6.75 inches long by 2.50 inches. Glued to this are three signatures clipped from other documents. First is a bold ink signature of President… (701-108) SOLD. Learn More »

BOX OF GETTYSBURG RELICS RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

BOX OF GETTYSBURG RELICS RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

These relics were recovered in the area of Reynold’s Woods, west of Willoughby’s Run. Items include a rare .69 caliber Nessler bullet (probably fired by the 26th North Carolina Regiment), a rifle… (889-52) SOLD. Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $175.00


SOLD

GETTYSBURG BULLETS AND RELICS

GETTYSBURG BULLETS AND RELICS

These relics were recovered from the Railroad Cut area of the Gettysburg Battlefield. Items include three pieces of a cartridge box tin, one .69 caliber round ball, three fired Confederate 2-ring… (889-46) SOLD. Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $200.00


SOLD

RELIC GEORGIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

RELIC GEORGIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

This is an excavated brass Georgia state seal button.  Coat size. This is a dug button that has been over cleaned. The face exhibits ground action but is shiny. The shank is complete and stands… (889-179) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $125.00


SOLD

RELIC RHODE ISLAND STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

RELIC RHODE ISLAND STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

This is an excavated brass Rhode Island state seal button.  Coat size. This is a dug button that has been mostly flattened. The face retains very good detail. The shank has broken off. The back mark… (889-178) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
Originally $30.00


SOLD

G.A.R. MEDAL, 9th NEW YORK CAVALRY REUNION, 1911

G.A.R. MEDAL, 9th NEW YORK CAVALRY REUNION, 1911

Top hangar is marked, “50th ANNIVERSARY REUNION 1861- 1911”. Original pin is on reverse. Suspended from this is a gold colored grosgrain ribbon and medal. Top of medal features a horse flanked by… (889-117) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
Originally $65.00


SOLD

DUG CONFEDERATE MISSISSIPPI “I” BUTTON

DUG CONFEDERATE MISSISSIPPI “I” BUTTON

This is an excavated coat-sized button with a brass face that consists of a large raised star with a block letter “I” recessed into its center and the word “MISSISSIPPI” spelled out around the… (476-97) SOLD. Learn More »

THREE-INCH PARROTT SHELL FIRED BY THE 1ST MISSOURI LIGHT ARTILLERY

THREE-INCH PARROTT SHELL FIRED BY THE 1ST MISSOURI LIGHT ARTILLERY

This is the three inch shell for the Parrott rifled cannon. Shell is in very good relic condition with the entire iron sabot present at the base. Top of shell is open and one can view the cavity.… (819-67) SOLD. Learn More »

BRITISH P-1859 INDIA PATTERN SOCKET BAYONET

BRITISH P-1859 INDIA PATTERN SOCKET BAYONET

Triangular socket bayonet similar to the British Pattern 1853 socket bayonet but with larger socket diameter.  Blade measures approximately 17 inches long. The top flat is thinly stamped… (836-43) SOLD. Learn More »

ANTLER HANDLED JOSEPH ALLEN & SON MFG. / SHEFFIELD SIDE KNIFE WITH SHEATH

ANTLER HANDLED JOSEPH ALLEN & SON MFG. / SHEFFIELD SIDE KNIFE WITH SHEATH

Maker marked on the ricasso, “JOSEPH ALLEN & SONS / SHEFFIELD ENGLAND”, and, “NON-XLL” near the false edge. Measures 11 ¼” total length, blade measures 6 7/8” long. Knife has a… (482-414) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CONFEDERATE PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a very rare Confederate-made percussion cap pouch. The outer flap is one piece with the back. Overall, the leather is thin and stiff. This pattern had the separate closing tab sewn in place,… (149-13) SOLD. Learn More »

TIN OF BRITISH PERCUSSION CAPS

TIN OF BRITISH PERCUSSION CAPS

Nice original tin container full of musket caps.  Paper label pasted to side of tin reads: “250 MILITARY PERCUSSION CAPS/ E.B. QUALITY/ MANUFACTORED AT THE ELEY-KYNOCH FACTORIES OF IMPERIAL… (172-4433) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

BAND OF BROTHERS: CULP’S HILL, BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, JULY 3, 1863 - DON TROIANI

BAND OF BROTHERS: CULP’S HILL, BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, JULY 3, 1863 - DON TROIANI

#5 in the Epic of Gettysburg Series; copyright 1993. Number 86/1250. Features the 1st Maryland Battalion CS attack on Union fortifications on Culp’s Hill. Overall measures 24 ½” x 31”.… (L15298) SOLD. Learn More »

LONE STAR: 1ST TEXAS REGIMENT, C.S.A., BATTLE OF ANTIETAM, SEPTEMBER 17, 1862 - DON TROIANI

LONE STAR: 1ST TEXAS REGIMENT, C.S.A., BATTLE OF ANTIETAM, SEPTEMBER 17, 1862 - DON TROIANI

#1 in the Antietam Series. Number 1138/1500. Copyright 1995.  Overall measures 30 3/4” x 24 1/2”.  Excellent condition; unframed. Does NOT have the Certificate of Authenticity from the artist. … (L15300) SOLD. Learn More »

THE GRAY COMANCHES, BATTLE OF BRANDY STATION, JUNE 3, 1863 – DON TROIANI

THE GRAY COMANCHES, BATTLE OF BRANDY STATION, JUNE 3, 1863 – DON TROIANI

35th Virginia Cavalry Battalion. Number 375/1000. Copyright 1990. Overall measures 29 3/4” x 24 5/8”. Excellent condition; unframed. Accompanied by Certificate of Authenticity from the artist. … (L15301) SOLD. Learn More »

BARKSDALE’S CHARGE: BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, JULY 2, 1863 – DON TROIANI

BARKSDALE’S CHARGE: BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, JULY 2, 1863 – DON TROIANI

#2 in the Epic of Gettysburg series. Number 991/1000. Copyright 1992. Features the attack of Barksdale's Mississippi Brigade against the 114th Pennsylvania (Collis’ Zouaves), with the Sherfy house… (L15296) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE WITH STABLER-CUTOFF ALTERATION

MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE WITH STABLER-CUTOFF ALTERATION

Presented here is a Civil War Model 1860 Spencer carbine.   Designed for cavalry use but not issued to Federal horse soldiers until October 1863, the Spencer 7-shot metallic rimfire cartridge… (218-489) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY GOOD 5TH MODEL BURNSIDE CARBINE

VERY GOOD 5TH MODEL BURNSIDE CARBINE

Original Civil War Burnside 5th Model cavalry carbine that is in good original condition. Produced by the Burnside Rifle Co of Providence, Rhode Island, this cavalry model .54 caliber, single-shot,… (911-45) SOLD. Learn More »

5TH MAINE REGIMENT ASSOCIATION RIBBON, ID’D TO CAPTAIN EDWARD M. ROBINSON

5TH MAINE REGIMENT ASSOCIATION RIBBON, ID’D TO CAPTAIN EDWARD M. ROBINSON

This ribbon features the Maine state seal and reads "FIFTH MAINE REGIMENT ASSOCIATION" with a "5" on a red cross. It features a pinecone, the Maine state flower at the bottom. The ribbon measures 9… (M22806) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $125.00


SOLD

GAR POST # 87 PHILIPS MAINE MOURNING RIBBON, ID’D TO 5TH & 12TH MAINE OFFICER CAPT. EDWARD M. ROBINSON

GAR POST # 87 PHILIPS MAINE MOURNING RIBBON, ID’D TO 5TH & 12TH MAINE OFFICER CAPT. EDWARD M. ROBINSON

The G.A.R. pin measures 3 inches long by .75 inches wide. The ribbon measures 8.75 inches long by 2.5 inches wide with a 1.5 inch long tassel. It reads "CUSHMAN Post. No. 87 PHILLIPS, MAINE. IN… (M22803) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
Originally $85.00


SOLD

16TH MAINE REGIMENTAL ASSOCIATION RIBBON – GETTYSBURG & WASHINGTON EXCURSION; ID’D TO 5TH & 12TH MAINE OFFICER CAPT. EDWARD M. ROBINSON

16TH MAINE REGIMENTAL ASSOCIATION RIBBON – GETTYSBURG & WASHINGTON EXCURSION; ID’D TO 5TH & 12TH MAINE OFFICER CAPT. EDWARD M. ROBINSON

This salmon ribbon measures 8.5 inches long and 2.5 inches wide. It reads "EXCURSION SIXTEEN MAINE Regt'l Association. GETTYSBURG, WASHINGTON. Sept. 15-22, 1892." The ribbon has some fraying at the… (M22813) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
Originally $145.00


SOLD

GAR RIBBON – GEORGE D. HARTER POST NO. 555, CANTON, OHIO

GAR RIBBON – GEORGE D. HARTER POST NO. 555, CANTON, OHIO

Ribbon measures 9” x 2 ½” overall. Celluloid seal at top with pin on reverse; attached to red, white and blue silk ribbon edged in gold bullion.  Silver lettering on ribbon reads, “GEORGE D.… (M24396) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
Originally $35.00


SOLD

INSCRIBED AND FRAMED PHOTOGRAPH OF WORLD WAR ONE MEDICAL OFFICER

INSCRIBED AND FRAMED PHOTOGRAPH OF WORLD WAR ONE MEDICAL OFFICER

Image is a full standing view of Dr. Walter B. Lancaster in uniform. He wears the standard OD 5-button high collared tunic with US and Medical Caddices with matching trousers, knee-high boots and… (668-42) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

MODIFIED MODEL 1863 ARTILLERY BIT FROM A LOCAL GETTYSBURG ESTATE

MODIFIED MODEL 1863 ARTILLERY BIT FROM A LOCAL GETTYSBURG ESTATE

Presented here is a very nice, Civil War Model 1863 artillery curb bit found at a local Gettysburg estate. Used by the longarm branch of the Federal military during the war, this item of horse… (513-29) SOLD. Learn More »

$150.00
Originally $175.00


SOLD

US 3” SCHENKL COMBINATION FUSE ADAPTER

US 3” SCHENKL COMBINATION FUSE ADAPTER

Zinc US Schenkl combination time and concussion fuse. Relic is in dug condition. Measures approximately 3 ¼” long.     [JT] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (R22328) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

SPRINGFIELD M1842 U.S. PERCUSSION RIFLED MUSKET

SPRINGFIELD M1842 U.S. PERCUSSION RIFLED MUSKET

This original longarm is a Springfield Armory, .69 caliber, rifled Model 1842, single-shot muzzleloader in very good condition. All iron surfaces have light pitting in areas and have been moderately… (218-460) SOLD. Learn More »

$2,195.00
Originally $2,295.00


SOLD

RELIC U.S. PARROTT FUSE ADAPTER FOR 20 & 30-PDR.

RELIC U.S. PARROTT FUSE ADAPTER FOR 20 & 30-PDR.

Excavated, large white-metal time fuse adapter for use in 20 and 30-pounder Parrott shells. Measures 1 ¼” across top flange and 2 ¼” long. Very nice condition adapter that will probably screw… (825-26) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

EARLY 19TH CENTURY MILITIA “CHEESEBOX” STYLE CANTEEN

EARLY 19TH CENTURY MILITIA “CHEESEBOX” STYLE CANTEEN

Measures approx. 7” dia., 2 5/8” thick. Retains 75% of it is original dark blue or green paint. Three small leather sling keepers evenly spaced around the edge secured with small nails. Face has a… (30-2021) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC COLT NAVY REVOLVER

RELIC COLT NAVY REVOLVER

This is a relic example of a Colt model 1861 Navy revolver.  These were manufactured from 1861 through 1873.  This is .36 caliber, six shot revolver with a 7 ½” round barrel. Trigger guard and… (172-4306) SOLD. Learn More »

HORSTMANN M-1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD WITH SCABBARD

HORSTMANN M-1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD WITH SCABBARD

A handsome, quality Model 1850 Foot Officer’s sword with its fine leather scabbard. Blade likely manufactured by the firm of Gerbruder Weyersberg of Solingen, Prussia (now Germany) and assembled by… (E2658) SOLD. Learn More »

SECTIONED  US 6 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED US 6 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL

US 6 lb., 3.67 inch spherical half shell with bullets clearly visible in the black matrix. This shell used a Bormann time fuse. Visible are pistol and musket balls, which Confederate artillery filled… (R20393) SOLD. Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $200.00


SOLD

FRAMED POST-WAR PHOTO OF LIEUTENANT GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET BY MATTHEW BRADY

FRAMED POST-WAR PHOTO OF LIEUTENANT GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET BY MATTHEW BRADY

Original post-war cabinet card photo of James Longstreet in civilian frock coat, vest, white shirt and cravat.  Photo was produced by famous Civil War photographer Matthew Brady and bottom of mount… (573-56) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG PAPERWEIGHT SOUVENIR

GETTYSBURG PAPERWEIGHT SOUVENIR

This paperweight contains a relic bullet plus stones and wheat stalks from the Gettysburg Battlefield. It dates to the 1950’s. It is nice, vintage Gettysburg collectible.… (M25348) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

.52 CALIBER BULLET MOLD

.52 CALIBER BULLET MOLD

Mold is in good working condition with light surface rust. The cavity itself is in good condition and casts round bullets. One arm is marked with a “32”. Measures 5 ¼” long. … (490-762) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL

US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL

Unfired Hotchkiss shell in excellent condition. Three flame grooves run from the base cup along the body of the shell. Lead sabot is intact. Brass fuse adapter is also intact, but some slight damage… (R21790) SOLD. Learn More »

$350.00
Originally $495.00


SOLD

RARE FEDERAL NAVAL 3.38-INCH DAHLGREN "BLIND SHELL" SHOT

RARE FEDERAL NAVAL 3.38-INCH DAHLGREN "BLIND SHELL" SHOT

Fired from a 3.4" cal. Rifled Boat Howitzer. At the tip of this projectile is a small brass nose, purpose unknown. This projectile has four ribs arranged vertically around the shell's body. Designed… (R13265) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,500.00
Originally $1,850.00


SOLD

US 3.4 INCH HOTCHKISS NAVY BOLT

US 3.4 INCH HOTCHKISS NAVY BOLT

This bolt is in very nice unfired condition. The surface of the bolt is very smooth with only very light pitting throughout. The lead band sabot is smooth with no signs of having been fired. The base… (727-124) SOLD. Learn More »

$795.00
Originally $1,250.00


SOLD

US 3” DYER SHELL

US 3” DYER SHELL

A US 3 inch Dyer shell with dyer fuse adapter and lead base cup. Moderate pitting over whole surface. Some lead loss on base cup. Fuse adapter in good condition with minimal degradation and a nice… (R22346) SOLD. Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $335.00


SOLD

SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS REUNION MEDAL, 1922

SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS REUNION MEDAL, 1922

Top hangar is marked, “DELEGATE”. Original pin is on reverse. Suspended from this is a red and white grosgrain ribbon and shield-shaped drop with images of the White House of the Confederacy and… (889-102) SOLD. Learn More »

G.A.R. WOMAN’S RELIEF CORPS MEDAL, 1883

G.A.R. WOMAN’S RELIEF CORPS MEDAL, 1883

Top hangar has initials, “F.C.L.”, which stands for Fraternity, Charity, Loyalty, the motto of the Grand Army of the Republic. Original pin is on reverse. Suspended from this is a red, white, and… (889-99) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE RICHMOND CARBINE

CONFEDERATE RICHMOND CARBINE

Completely original Richmond Carbine in good condition. Overall length of the weapon is 40.50 inches measuring from the center of the buttplate to the muzzle. All metal is a dark gray iron except for… (172-4441) SOLD. Learn More »

IRON STAKE RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

IRON STAKE RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Stake has moderate surface rust and pitting. “GETTYSBURG” is painted in white on the side. Measures approx. 8 ½” long. This stake comes with a letter of verification that it was found by a… (819-65) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

VERY NICE PAIR OF CIVIL WAR ERA DRUMSTICKS

VERY NICE PAIR OF CIVIL WAR ERA DRUMSTICKS

Pair measures approx. 17 1/4" in length. Base of each stick measures almost 3/4" in diameter and then slims down to a finial-shaped tip approx. ¼" in diameter. Shows general wear from use, most… (526-78) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL “HARDTACK” IDENTIFIED TO A SOLDIER IN THE 6TH REGIMENT, PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS

ORIGINAL “HARDTACK” IDENTIFIED TO A SOLDIER IN THE 6TH REGIMENT, PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS

Here is a very interesting piece of Civil War or Indian War period hardtack.  Measuring 3 inches by 3 inches by approximately 3/8 inches thick, this original piece of hardtack is mostly intact. … (526-70) SOLD. Learn More »

CHICAGO[?] PANORAMA SOUVENIR BOOKLET

CHICAGO [?] PANORAMA SOUVENIR BOOKLET

Souvenir booket for the Gettysburg cyclorama painting by Paul Philippoteaux. Entitled "Panorama of the Battle of Gettysburg". Undated, ten-cent edition. This appears to be a cheap copy of an earlier… (B5656) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

BOSTON CYCLORAMA SOUVENIR BOOKLET

BOSTON CYCLORAMA SOUVENIR BOOKLET

Yellow covered souvenir booket for the Gettysburg cyclorama painting by Paul Philippoteaux located in Boston. Entitled "Souvenir Cyclorama of the Battle of Gettysburg". Dated 1886. Thirty-two pages… (B5658) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

LARGE STORAGE JAR

LARGE STORAGE JAR

This is a hand blown, green glass storage jar.  Very attractive dark green glass. Glass is bright and clear with very little surface scratching. Slightly indented base with faint pontil mark. Nice… (14-1832) SOLD. Learn More »

TRIALS AND TRIUMPHS: THE RECORD OF THE FIFTY-FIFTH OHIO VOLUNTEER INFANTRY WITH SOLDIER PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION

TRIALS AND TRIUMPHS: THE RECORD OF THE FIFTY-FIFTH OHIO VOLUNTEER INFANTRY WITH SOLDIER PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION

By Captain Hartwell Osborn and Others. Published by A. C. McClurg & Co, Chicago, IL: 1904. Front eps, owner book-stamp: “R.A. Weaver.” 364 pp., ills., maps. In blue glazed cloth, 9 x 6,25”,… (897-73) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1858 NY DEPOT RELIC CANTEEN HALF

US MODEL 1858 NY DEPOT RELIC CANTEEN HALF

This relic canteen half was recovered from The Wilderness in Virginia. It is believed to have been used as a frying pan. This is a dug relic so exhibits heavy rust, pitting and warping. Large hole in… (R21643) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
Originally $18.00


SOLD

STILL LOADED COLT MODEL 1851 NAVY REVOLVER ID TO SOLDIER IN 1ST IOWA CAVALRY

STILL LOADED COLT MODEL 1851 NAVY REVOLVER ID TO SOLDIER IN 1ST IOWA CAVALRY

This relic model 1851 Colt Navy is serial number 70247 and was made early to mid-1857. The weapon is complete except for the upper part of the grip frame and wood grips. Serial number is visible and… (G3329) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,295.00
Originally $1,595.00


SOLD

RELIC FACTORY CONVERSION OF THE REMINGTON NEW MODEL ARMY REVOLVER

RELIC FACTORY CONVERSION OF THE REMINGTON NEW MODEL ARMY REVOLVER

There were two different factory conversions of this weapon, one with an ejector and one without. This example is without the ejector. The weapon is complete minus the trigger, triggerguard and grips.… (G3326) SOLD. Learn More »

$695.00
Originally $795.00


SOLD

US 3.6 INCH SAWYER CANISTER ROUND RECOVERED AT PORT HUDSTON, LA

US 3.6 INCH SAWYER CANISTER ROUND RECOVERED AT PORT HUDSTON, LA

Iron Sawyer canister with some original lead canister balls still inside. This round was abandoned by Union artillery forces at Port Hudson. The top had intentionally been squashed to prevent use of… (R21818) SOLD. Learn More »

$375.00
Originally $500.00


SOLD

CS 3” UNFINISHED READ SHELL FOUND IN ATLANTA, GA

CS 3” UNFINISHED READ SHELL FOUND IN ATLANTA, GA

This 3 inch Read Shell was recovered in the Atlanta area during construction of Highway 75. A Confederate ammo dump was uncovered that produced several of these unfinished Read shells along with 18/24… (727-329) SOLD. Learn More »

$695.00
Originally $950.00


SOLD

FRAMED PHOTO OF ROBERT E. LEE BY MICHAEL MILEY

FRAMED PHOTO OF ROBERT E. LEE BY MICHAEL MILEY

Original cabinet card photo of Robert E. Lee in a civilian suit taken by renowned photographer Michael Miley, of Lexington, Virginia. Miley is well known for the post-war photos of Lee that were taken… (573-53) SOLD. Learn More »

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF AN ARMED UNION CAVALRY TROOPER

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF AN ARMED UNION CAVALRY TROOPER

Waist-up view of a young Union cavalryman. He subject wears a dark forage cap, shell jacket and trousers. The piping on the collar and down the front of the shell jacket is tinted gold as are his… (355-31) SOLD. Learn More »

FINE ORIGINAL CONDITION M1861 U.S. SPRINGFIELD MUSKET DATED 1862

FINE ORIGINAL CONDITION M1861 U.S. SPRINGFIELD MUSKET DATED 1862

This fine Model 1861, .58 caliber, percussion rifle-musket, dated 1862, was produced at the Federal armory in Springfield, Massachusetts. Musket retains its original stock, original iron nipple and… (36-101) SOLD. Learn More »

$4,600.00
Originally $5,750.00


SOLD

CDV BRIGADIER GENERAL SAMUEL WILEY CRAWFORD

CDV BRIGADIER GENERAL SAMUEL WILEY CRAWFORD

C. 1863. Backmark: “F. Gutekunst/ 704 &706 Arch St./ Philadelphia.” Bust portrait image of Crawford, bareheaded and in frock uniform coat w/general’s star. Facial image crisp and clear.… (36-17) SOLD. Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $495.00


SOLD

EXCELLENT CONDITION US MODEL 1863 TYPE II SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET DATED 1864!

EXCELLENT CONDITION US MODEL 1863 TYPE II SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET DATED 1864!

A wonderful example of a Type II Model 1863 Springfield Rifle Musket from the government arsenal manufactured at Springfield, MA.  Over 250,000 long arms were produced for the US Ordnance Dept.… (G3467) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,950.00
Originally $4,950.00


SOLD

RARE PHILADELPHIA CONTRACT US MODEL 1861 RIFLE MUSKET

RARE PHILADELPHIA CONTRACT US MODEL 1861 RIFLE MUSKET

On November 21st 1861 John Rice of Philadelphia contracted with the US Ordnance Dept. to supply 36,000 rifled muskets of the US Model 1861 pattern. Like most contractors during the Civil War, Rice had… (G3402) SOLD. Learn More »

$2,650.00
Originally $2,950.00


SOLD

VERY FINE, NORFOLK-CONTRACT .58 CALIBER MODEL 1861 MUSKET

VERY FINE, NORFOLK-CONTRACT .58 CALIBER MODEL 1861 MUSKET

This fine, original, 1863-dated M1861 .58 caliber “Norfolk Contract” percussion rifle-musket is in excellent, complete condition overall. This rifled musket was a product of the Welch, Brown and… (G3395) SOLD. Learn More »

$2,450.00
Originally $2,650.00


SOLD

EXCELLENT CONDITION ORIGINAL PACK OF BURNSIDE CARTRIDGES

EXCELLENT CONDITION ORIGINAL PACK OF BURNSIDE CARTRIDGES

Pack contains ten Burnside cartridges and twelve caps. Paper wrapper and string are the original. The wrapper shows only the lightest wear. There are no tears or separations just light surface dirt… (M24411) SOLD. Learn More »

$650.00
Originally $975.00


SOLD

1863 DATED ‘J. P. MOORE’ ENFIELD PATTERN RIFLE MUSKET

1863 DATED ‘J. P. MOORE’ ENFIELD PATTERN RIFLE MUSKET

Made by the J. P Moore & Sons Company of New York City, a sub-contractor for the Colt Firearms in Connecticut, this longarm specimen is a Civil War era rifle musket. In fair to good condition… (G3371) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,500.00


SOLD

INCOMPLETE CIVIL WAR SURGICAL SET

INCOMPLETE CIVIL WAR SURGICAL SET

A nice set to try and fill out with missing instruments. Large 4-tier set manufactured by “DIETRICH W. KOLBE / MAKER / 32 South Ninth St. / Philadelphia”. Kit measures 16 ½” long, 7” deep and… (490-1050) SOLD. Learn More »

1700s DUTCH ONION BOTTLE

1700s DUTCH ONION BOTTLE

Early Dutch Onion-shaped glass bottle, circa 1700s. Glass is olive green color and is beautifully clear. No residue inside, but some surface scratches near the bottom consistent with age. Deep… (14-1837) SOLD. Learn More »

DOCTOR QUINTARD: CHAPLAIN C.S.A AND SECOND BISHOP OF TENNESSEE, BEING HIS STORY OF THE WAR (1861-1865)

DOCTOR QUINTARD: CHAPLAIN C.S.A AND SECOND BISHOP OF TENNESSEE, BEING HIS STORY OF THE WAR (1861-1865)

Published by the University Press of Sewanee Tennessee: 1905. 183 pp. In beige-gray glazed cloth, 8 x 5.5”, w/gilt cover and spine lettering. Exhibits slight and light browning of spine and… (897-125) SOLD. Learn More »

CANVAS SPONGE COVER FOR 3” RIFLE

CANVAS SPONGE COVER FOR 3” RIFLE

This is a nice unissued artillery sponge cover made of heavy canvas. One end is closed and features a finger strap for pulling cover off of the sponge. The open end has a draw string made of heavy… (172-4406) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

Colorful patriotic letter envelope from the Civil War.  Unused, but had back removed…this is the front of envelope only.  Measures 3” x 5 ½”.  Colorful image on left edge of crossed First… (558-145) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

Patriotic letter envelope from the Civil War.  Unused.  Measures 3” x 5 ½”.  Image on left edge is scene of Jeff Davis walking a tight rope over a water fall. On the left end of rope is a… (L5988) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

Patriotic letter envelope from the Civil War.  Unused.  Measures 3” x 5 ½”.  Image on left edge of an officer supporting another man on a plank over cotton bails. One man is reaching for an… (L5769B) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

Patriotic letter envelope from the Civil War.  Unused.  Measures 3” x 5 ¼”.  Image on left edge of a donkey next to a grave stone which reads “IN MEMORY OF JEFF DAVIS TRAITOR”.  Printed… (L5199) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

LARGE IMPERIAL PHOTO OF 3RD CORPS GENERALS SICKLES AND HEINTZELMAN

LARGE IMPERIAL PHOTO OF 3RD CORPS GENERALS SICKLES AND HEINTZELMAN

This image shows Major General Daniel Sickles seated at left. Sickles is holding his forage cap in his right hand resting it on the stump of his right leg. His crutches are leaning against the tree… (P13361) SOLD. Learn More »

$295.00
Originally $350.00


SOLD

CARTRIDGE BOX TIN

CARTRIDGE BOX TIN

This is a single, non-dug, cartridge box tin. This is for a .58 caliber box.  All compartments and dividers are in place.  Original Civil War cartridge box tin in excellent condition. … (84-39) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

HAGNER WAIST BELT & PLATE FOR THE MODEL 1874 PALMER BRACE SYSTEM

HAGNER WAIST BELT & PLATE FOR THE MODEL 1874 PALMER BRACE SYSTEM

The Palmer brace system was recommended for adoption by the US Army but was short lived. The leather belt was 1 13/16 inches wide and 43 inches long. Belt is made of bridle leather with a sewn brass… (668-37) SOLD. Learn More »

$80.00
SOLD

1889 ROSTER BOOK FOR MASSACHUSETTS GAR POST

1889 ROSTER BOOK FOR MASSACHUSETTS GAR POST

Small leather bound booklet titled “ROSTER WM. H. BARTLETT POST NO. 3, DEPARTMENT OF MASSACHUSETTS, G.A.R. 1889.” Book meas. approx. 4.25 x 2 .75 inches and runs approx. 88 pages. Book lists… (668-40) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

U.S. REGULATION BUGLE, CIRCA 1920’S-1940’S

U.S. REGULATION BUGLE, CIRCA 1920’S-1940’S

Brass bugle is marked, “US REGULATION” above the bell. Measures 15” long x 4 ½” at the bell. Brass has darkened with age. Small dings and scratches are scattered on the surface. Mouthpiece is… (172-3803) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

PARTIALLY IDENTIFIED “PORK PIE” STYLE CAVALRY SLOUCH HAT

PARTIALLY IDENTIFIED “PORK PIE” STYLE CAVALRY SLOUCH HAT

This wonderful “pork pie” style slouch hat came to us with a pair of mounted trousers, a sky-blue military vest and a cavalry shell jacket. The group is from the well-known collection of the late… (M23602) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,950.00
Originally $4,250.00


SOLD

POST-CIVIL WAR SAN ANTONIO ARSENAL CRATE & LID FOR SPENCER MODEL 1865 .50 CARTRIDGES

POST-CIVIL WAR SAN ANTONIO ARSENAL CRATE & LID FOR SPENCER MODEL 1865 .50 CARTRIDGES

From the collection of author Dean Thomas comes this wooden crate meas. approx. 19.00 in. long x 11.00 in. wide x 6.25 in. tall. The crate is nailed and is still holding together well. The outside… (R20165) SOLD. Learn More »

$650.00
Originally $750.00


SOLD

1ST DIVISION 18TH CORPS VETERAN’S BADGE

1ST DIVISION 18TH CORPS VETERAN’S BADGE

Badge is made of brass with a red enameled front with a plain border. Each of the horizontal arms has a small gold triangle on the end. Reverse has “T” bar pin. No maker’s mark of any kind is… (M22919) SOLD. Learn More »

$375.00
Originally $495.00


SOLD

“STONEWALL” JACKSON SCULPTURE BY TERRY JONES

“STONEWALL” JACKSON SCULPTURE BY TERRY JONES

A limited edition cold cast bronze sculpture by Terry Jones. The piece is numbered 95 of 375. It is on a hardwood base with a black title plate. It stands approximately 12 ½” tall and the base… (871-10) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE, INSPECTED AND DATED, RELIC M1850 CIVIL WAR AMES FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD FROM GETTYSBURG

RARE, INSPECTED AND DATED, RELIC M1850 CIVIL WAR AMES FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD FROM GETTYSBURG

Presented here is a relic M1850 foot officer’s sword from the Gettysburg battlefield in very good, untouched condition. Made by the Ames Manufacturing Company of Chicopee, Massachusetts, this early… (R22575) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV BUST IMAGE OF 5TH US ARTILLERY & 22ND NEW YORK CAVALRY OFFICER

CDV BUST IMAGE OF 5TH US ARTILLERY & 22ND NEW YORK CAVALRY OFFICER

Nice crisp bust view of Horatio B. Reed in civilian clothes. Bottom of mount has photographer’s mark of J. T. UPSON, BUFFALO, N.Y. Reverse has a wonderful bold inscription that reads “FR. ‘AULD… (P13701) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

CDV WAIST UP VIEW OF MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER HENRY A. DUPONT

CDV WAIST UP VIEW OF MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER HENRY A. DUPONT

Image shows DuPont in the uniform of a 1st Lieutenant with artists’ embellishments to his goatee and hair. There also appears to be pencil shading on the left arm and side of the subject. Image is… (P13686) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV BUST VIEW OF 4TH US ARTILLERY OFFICER – FRANK GUEST SMITH

CDV BUST VIEW OF 4TH US ARTILLERY OFFICER – FRANK GUEST SMITH

CDV is a bust view of Frank Guest Smith set in an oval. He is pictured wearing a dark four button sack coat with 1st Lieutenant shoulder straps. Image is clear with good contrast. Bottom of mount has… (P13677) SOLD. Learn More »

NAMED MILITIA CARTRIDGE BOX AND SLING

NAMED MILITIA CARTRIDGE BOX AND SLING

This small leather cartridge box meas. approx. 5 3/8 inches wide x 3 inches high by 1 ¼ inches deep. The outer flap is in good condition but has a heavy amount of surface crazing. Affixed to the flap… (889-88) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CRUMB TRAY SET

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CRUMB TRAY SET

This pot metal tray and cleaver have gold painted accents. Tray features raised images of the High Water Mark Monument, the Jennie Wade House, Devil’s Den, General Lee’s Headquarters, and the… (635-186) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CAMEL PAPERWEIGHT

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CAMEL PAPERWEIGHT

This pot metal paperweight is in the shape of a camel and features a shield design with a raised image of General Lee’s Headquarters. Top is marked, “GENERAL LEE’S HEADQUARTERS GETTYSBURG,… (635-184) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

HARPER’S FERRY, NEW YORK, JANUARY 11, 1862 – CHARLESTON HARBOR

HARPER’S FERRY, NEW YORK, JANUARY 11, 1862 – CHARLESTON HARBOR

Vol. VI—No. 263. 16 pp. [17-32], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features action scene of Union naval action in Charleston—“Sinking the Stone Fleet… (344-2151) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a well-worn but complete percussion cap pouch. The outer flap is cracked but soft. This pattern has the separate closing tab sewn in place. The tab is broken at the finial hole and shows heavy… (490-1034) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

M1842 ‘H. ASTON” PERCUSSION SINGLE-SHOT PISTOL DATED 1850

M1842 ‘H. ASTON” PERCUSSION SINGLE-SHOT PISTOL DATED 1850

This martial-marked percussion handgun is a Model 1842 single shot pistol produced by H. Aston of Middletown, Connecticut. Aston and Ira Johnson, both of Middletown and the Palmetto Armory of… (836-116) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL STANDARD MODEL CIVIL WAR GALLAGER CARBINE

ORIGINAL STANDARD MODEL CIVIL WAR GALLAGER CARBINE

Presented here is an example of a breech loading, .50 caliber, percussion Gallagher carbine issued to the Federal cavalry during the Civil War. Mahlon J. Gallagher, a South Carolina native, developed… (744-01) SOLD. Learn More »

US CAVALRY HAT CORD

US CAVALRY HAT CORD

Yellow colored cavalry hat cord has two delicately braided, acorn shaped tassel ends that slip through a braided knot adjuster to fit the base of the crown on an officer’s slouch hat. Cord is in… (172-4321) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

US NAVY LEATHER FROG FOR CUTLASS

US NAVY LEATHER FROG FOR CUTLASS

Rare buff leather frog to hold the naval cutlass. Leather is clean and free of cracks, but somewhat stiff. All stitching is tight and strong. Very good condition. … (853-195) SOLD. Learn More »

$350.00
Originally $450.00


SOLD

NAVY REVOLVER HOLSTER

NAVY REVOLVER HOLSTER

Black bridle leather holster. Hammer flap and finial. Belt loop is missing. Measures 9” long from top to bottom. Stitched along right edge with about 2" of seam seperation at the top. Small strip of… (853-189) SOLD. Learn More »

$495.00
Originally $595.00


SOLD

MODEL 1855 BAYONET FROM GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

MODEL 1855 BAYONET FROM GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

Standard issue Model 1855 bayonet in fair relic condition. The socket and locking ring are pitted but the ring works. All surfaces are dark and the blade shows some light pitting. Blade flat has a… (889-53) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE GETTYSBURG RELIC DESK SET BY JOHN GOOD

RARE GETTYSBURG RELIC DESK SET BY JOHN GOOD

The wooden base of this desk set meas. approx. 6.00 inches long x 3.75 inches wide x 1.00 inch high. The front of the base has “GETTYSBURG PA.” in faded yellow paint. The top of the base is… (910-02) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1855 .58 CAL. SOCKET BAYONET

US MODEL 1855 .58 CAL. SOCKET BAYONET

This is the Model 1855 socket bayonet for Springfield rifle muskets.  Measures 17 ½” overall.  This specimen features a dark plum/gray color overall with scattered areas of surface rust and… (172-3650) SOLD. Learn More »

MASSACHUSETTS “ORDNANCE” BUTTON OF 1778 – “7”

MASSACHUSETTS “ORDNANCE” BUTTON OF 1778 – “7”

Excavated pewter cuff button from the Revolutionary War.  Flat button with raised Arabic “7” in the center, a thin raised ring open at the top with “dolphin” heads, a thin raised outer ring,… (84-33) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR SOLDIER’S TIN CUP

CIVIL WAR SOLDIER’S TIN CUP

This is a regulation tin cup of the Civil War-era. It is constructed of heavy gauge tin with rolled lip on top edge, bottom attached by solder, and handle attached by a single rivet on bottom and two… (149-15) SOLD. Learn More »

LEDGER FROM FORT RANDALL INCLUDING 7TH IOWA CAVALRY, 1861-1863

LEDGER FROM FORT RANDALL INCLUDING 7TH IOWA CAVALRY, 1861-1863

The lined pages of this ledger contains the sutler log of the Agency Post at Fort Randall in the Dakota Territory from the years 1861-63, including items purchased by the 7th Iowa Cavalry. Items… (344-2389) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1860 SHARPS RIFLE SABER BAYONET

MODEL 1860 SHARPS RIFLE SABER BAYONET

This is the saber bayonet used on the model 1860 Sharps rifle. This one was manufactured by Ames. The recurved 21-13/16 inch blade is 1-1/4 inches thick. It has a gunmetal gray patina with some dark… (889-66) SOLD. Learn More »

$575.00
Originally $695.00


SOLD

BUST VIEW CDV OF NEW HAMPSHIRE ARTILLERY OFFICER EDWIN H. HOBBS

BUST VIEW CDV OF NEW HAMPSHIRE ARTILLERY OFFICER EDWIN H. HOBBS

Vignette view of Edwin H. Hobbs as a 1st Lieutenant. The image is clear with good contrast but does have a single spot of foxing on the subject’s forehead. Bottom of paper has a faded period ink… (P13698) SOLD. Learn More »

BUST VIEW CDV OF NEW HAMPSHIRE ARTILLERY OFFICER FREDERICK M. EDGELL

BUST VIEW CDV OF NEW HAMPSHIRE ARTILLERY OFFICER FREDERICK M. EDGELL

Image is of Frederick M. Edgell as a 1st Lieutenant in the 1st New Hampshire Light Artillery. The vignette bust view captures Edgell sporting a long beard and wearing a dark frock coat with 1st… (P13695) SOLD. Learn More »

BUST VIEW CDV OF 1ST NEW HAMPSHIRE LIGHT ARTILLERY OFFICER

BUST VIEW CDV OF 1ST NEW HAMPSHIRE LIGHT ARTILLERY OFFICER

Nice clear image of Orrin Taber wearing a dark frock coat with 2nd Lieutenant shoulder straps. Image has good contrast. Mount has minor chipping at top with a small stain in three of the four… (P13690) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED PHOTO OF G.A.R. /S.U.V. VETERANS

FRAMED PHOTO OF G.A.R. /S.U.V. VETERANS

Photo was taken at a veteran reunion in Franklin City, Pennsylvania. Many of the men are wearing veteran medals and hat insignia. The men are proudly holding the American flag which has the camp… (43-884) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

LARGE TIPTON PHOTO OF COLLIS ‘ ZOUAVES MONUMENT

LARGE TIPTON PHOTO OF COLLIS ‘ ZOUAVES MONUMENT

Large mount (7 ½” x 13”) photograph of the monument for the 114th PA. Volunteers, Collis Zouaves that stands in the front yard of the Sherfy Farm.  Clear photo with nice contrast. Mount is black… (635-156) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR DECAL, CIRCA 1930’s

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR DECAL, CIRCA 1930’s

Diamond shaped decal features an image of the U.S. flag crossed with the Confederate flag and the words, “GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD, BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, JULY 1-2-3, 1863”. Some yellowing is present… (635-146) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

CANVAS BAG “BENJAMIN HERSHEY 1833”

CANVAS BAG “BENJAMIN HERSHEY 1833”

This is a heavy canvas bag measuring approximately 20” x 47”.  Hand marked in black on one side, “No 3 / BENJAMIN / HERSHEY / 1833”.  Some staining and a few small holes. Some holes have… (344-2695) SOLD. Learn More »

SMALL PATTERN 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY “W. H. HORSTMANN & SONS PHILADELPHIA” (ETCHED ON BLADE)

SMALL PATTERN 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY “W. H. HORSTMANN & SONS PHILADELPHIA” (ETCHED ON BLADE)

The blade, measuring 27” long, is scaled down as is the scabbard. These small swords are quite scarce. Etchings are also scaled down to fit the blade which is just under 1” wide. Etchings include… (344-3243) SOLD. Learn More »

HIGH GRADE FINE CONDITIONED NON-REGULATION FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 29TH INDIANA OFFICER WOUNDED AT SHILOH

HIGH GRADE FINE CONDITIONED NON-REGULATION FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 29TH INDIANA OFFICER WOUNDED AT SHILOH

This sword belonged to Captain Daniel Casey of the 29th Indiana who suffered a severe wound to his at Shiloh. The drawn sword meas. approx. 37.50 inches from pommel to point. The blade is in first… (909-26) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE D-GUARD BOWIE KNIFE

CONFEDERATE D-GUARD BOWIE KNIFE

This is a superb example of the large D-guard Bowie knives that were popular with Confederate soldiers during the war for their multi-purpose capabilities. Knife measures 21” long overall, with… (801-11) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF BRIGADIER GENERAL THOMAS A. SMYTHI.

CDV OF BRIGADIER GENERAL THOMAS A. SMYTH

Brigadier-General Thomas Alfred Smyth, carte-de-visite, by William H. Curry, Wilmington, Delaware. Bust view showing 2nd Corps badge on breast. Plain mount, Revenue stamp on back. Faded pen & ink… (84-42) SOLD. Learn More »

STEREOCARD OF CASTLE THUNDER

STEREOCARD OF CASTLE THUNDER

Nice stereo image of Castle Thunder Prison.  This view is of the southeast corner of the building. Orange mount.  Back features a printed label, “WAR VIEWS. / “CASTLE THUNDER,” CAREY ST.,… (84-44) SOLD. Learn More »

$70.00
SOLD

CDV WARTIME LITHOGRAPH OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL LEONIDAS POLK

CDV WARTIME LITHOGRAPH OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL LEONIDAS POLK

Bust view CDV of Polk in uniform. Contrast is very good. Image and mount have light surface dirt. Reverse has back mark for E. & H. T.  ANTHONY & CO. NEW YORK FROM A BRADY NEGATIVE. Leonidas… (P7983) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

MODEL 1855 BAYONET & SCABBARD

MODEL 1855 BAYONET & SCABBARD

Leather scabbard is in excellent condition. The black leather body shows only light wear and no weak spots. Some minor scuffs and chips to the finish. Brass finial is firmly attached and free of dents… (E2651) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CONFEDERATE CAST “I” COAT BUTTON

RELIC CONFEDERATE CAST “I” COAT BUTTON

This is an excavated solid cast “I” infantry button as used by the Confederacy.  Coat size. Face is in good shape with the large roman “I” in the center and a well-defined rim. The cast shank… (889-177) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

PATTERN 1839 US DRAGOON PLATE

PATTERN 1839 US DRAGOON PLATE

Oval Pattern 1839 “US” belt plate that has a cleaned face with light to moderate surface scratches and light indentations from use and age. Reverse has 100% lead fill and “puppy paw” style… (M25295) SOLD. Learn More »

ELIZABETH CURTIS WALLACE GROUPING- BIBLE & TWO IMAGES

ELIZABETH CURTIS WALLACE GROUPING- BIBLE & TWO IMAGES

This large family Bible and images belonged to the writer of the well-known book, “Glencoe Diary: The War Time Journal of Elizabeth Curtis Wallace”, Norfolk County, Virginia. Elizabeth McIntosh… (B6099) SOLD. Learn More »

FORTY-FIVE STAR UNITED STATES FLAG

FORTY-FIVE STAR UNITED STATES FLAG

Flag is made of cotton bunting and except for discoloration from age it is in very good condition with no rips or tears and only a few minor holes. The flag meas. 8.00’ on the hoist and 12.00’ on… (M25365) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF LOUISIANA $1 NOTE

STATE OF LOUISIANA $1 NOTE

Dated Shreveport, March 1, 1864. Series B  Number 1489. Overall very fine condition.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (L14112) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

MID 19TH CENTURY CIVILIAN PATTERN BIT FOUND ON THE ROSE FARM, GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

MID 19TH CENTURY CIVILIAN PATTERN BIT FOUND ON THE ROSE FARM, GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

A nice example of a typical iron horse bit often found on mid 19th century farms. Of the various styles of civilian bits used, this plain simple blacksmith-made bit was inexpensive, practical and easy… (R11740) SOLD. Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $195.00


SOLD

THREE-QUARTER SEATED CDV IMAGE OF 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE QUARTERMASTER SERGEANT – GEORGE W. EDWARDS

THREE-QUARTER SEATED CDV IMAGE OF 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE QUARTERMASTER SERGEANT – GEORGE W. EDWARDS

Image shows a young, well-groomed George W. Edwards seated at a table. He wears a dark sack coat with Quartermaster Sergeant chevrons, a matching dark vest that is barely visible beneath his coat,… (P13619) SOLD. Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JANUARY 21, 1865 - GENERAL BUTLER’S DUTCH GAP CANAL

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JANUARY 21, 1865 - GENERAL BUTLER’S DUTCH GAP CANAL

VOL ix—NO. 421. 16 pp. [33-48], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features full page illustration “View of General Butler’s Dutch Gap Canal Before the Explosion of… (L15180IIII) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, AUGUST 13, 1864 – ATLANTA CAMPAIGN

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, AUGUST 13, 1864 – ATLANTA CAMPAIGN

Vol. VII—No. 398.  16 pp. [513-528], with four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features three Atlanta Campaign illustrations—“General Hooker Riding… (L15180KKKK) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 8, 1864 – GEN. SHERIDAN

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 8, 1864 – GEN. SHERIDAN

Vol. VIII—No. 406. 16 pp. [641-656], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features full page portrait  of “Major-General Philip H. Sheridan” seated in… (L15180HHHH) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, OCTOBER 29, 1864 - WESLEY MERRITT/JAMES WILSON

HARPER’S WEEKLY, OCTOBER 29, 1864 - WESLEY MERRITT/JAMES WILSON

Vol. VIII—No. 409. 16 pp.  [689-704], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features a full page sketch of  “A Group of Cavalry Officers—[Generals… (L15180GGGG) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a very good leather percussion cap pouch. The leather throughout the box is pliable allowing the flaps to open. Light rubs here and there, otherwise very nice condition leather overall. The… (490-1023) SOLD. Learn More »

US CAVALRY HAT CORD

US CAVALRY HAT CORD

Yellow colored cavalry hat cord has two delicately braided, acorn shaped tassel ends that slip through a braided knot adjuster to fit the base of the crown on an officer’s slouch hat. Cord is in… (172-4320) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER'S BELT

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER'S BELT

A Pattern 1852 Navy officer's belt rig. The belt and traces (sword hangers) are made of folded and stitched leather. Complete with sliding belt loop. All stitching on the leather portions is solid and… (853-148) SOLD. Learn More »

$950.00
Originally $1,100.00


SOLD

TIN OF MAYNARD TAPE PRIMERS

TIN OF MAYNARD TAPE PRIMERS

Cylindrical japanned-tin container originally held ten roles of Maynard tape primers. Container is in great shape with only minor scratches in the brown finish. Complete with lid, but paper label on… (853-112) SOLD. Learn More »

$350.00
Originally $450.00


SOLD

FINE CONDITION UNION ARTILLERY SHELL JACKET

FINE CONDITION UNION ARTILLERY SHELL JACKET

Standard issue dark blue wool shell jacket with red piping on collar and cuffs with red trim down the front and along the edges. Jacket has 12 General Service eagle buttons down the front with two… (M25302) SOLD. Learn More »

NON-EXCAVATED, FALSE EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR CROSSED SABERS INSIGNIA

NON-EXCAVATED, FALSE EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR CROSSED SABERS INSIGNIA

This stamped brass device is an excellent example of a Civil War Cavalry officer’s hat insignia. Device features two long sabers crossed below their center points. This specimen has scabbard rings… (M25382) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR VERMONT STATE SEAL BUTTONNERAL SERVICE BUTTON

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR VERMONT STATE SEAL BUTTON

This is a wonderful non-dug example of a Federal two-piece brass button as worn on many Vermont State soldiers’ uniforms. This coat-size button is of two-piece construction with a border. Retains… (M25379) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

EXCELLENT CONFEDERATE “CSA” GENERAL SERVICE BUTTON

EXCELLENT CONFEDERATE “CSA” GENERAL SERVICE BUTTON

This artifact is a fine condition, non-dug example of a two-piece CS army general service button as worn on the uniforms of Confederate soldiers.    The brass, coat-size button is of two-piece… (M25376) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF TOM THUMB’S WEDDING PARTY

CDV OF TOM THUMB’S WEDDING PARTY

This is a trimmed carte de visite. Measuring 2 3/8” x 3 15/16”. Printed caption on bottom of mount “Tom Thumb’s Wedding Group.” Image is slightly light, with decent contrast. There is no… (P13152) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

RARE, EXCAVATED, CONFEDERATE 3” ARCHER BOLT

RARE, EXCAVATED, CONFEDERATE 3” ARCHER BOLT

Here is an excavated, seldom-seen Civil War Confederate 3” field artillery projectile commonly referred to as an Archer Bolt. The design was likely produced by Dr. Robert Archer a partner of Joseph… (R22570) SOLD. Learn More »

POWDER BAG FOR 4.52” 12 POUNDER

POWDER BAG FOR 4.52” 12 POUNDER

Civil War era artillery powder bag. Made of cotton, salt and pepper colored, measuring 15 ¾” x 7 ½”. Some staining and seam separation but overall it is in very good condition. … (84-30) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

RELIC US 12-PDR. IRON CANISTER BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC US 12-PDR. IRON CANISTER BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated iron canister ball fired from a 12-pounder smoothbore cannon. Iron ball is 1 ½” in diameter. Rusty and moderately pitted. Recovered 300 yards north of the Trostle farm house at Gettysburg… (R22042) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

TOMPION FOR THE PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD

TOMPION FOR THE PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD

This tompion has a cork body with a brass cap and base. Cork body is intact. The brass cap and base have a nice dark patina, with some original gilt showing. A tompion was used by placing it in the… (362-767) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

DAUGHTERS OF LIBERTY MEDAL, 1907

DAUGHTERS OF LIBERTY MEDAL, 1907

Top hangar is made of white metal and is marked, “DAUGHTERS OF LIBERTY”. Original pin is present on reverse, and bar from which hangs a silk ribbon with American flag design. Attached at end of… (172-4412) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

SONS AND DAUGHTERS OF LIBERTY MEDAL, 1907

SONS AND DAUGHTERS OF LIBERTY MEDAL, 1907

Top hangar is made of brass and is marked, “SONS AND DAUGHTERS OF LIBERTY” below an image of a Bible with two hands shaking above it. Original pin is present on reverse, and bar from which hangs a… (172-4411) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

G.A.R. PIKE’S PEAK REUNION COIN, 1905

G.A.R. PIKE’S PEAK REUNION COIN, 1905

Copper coin features an image of Pike’s Peak on one side, while then other has a laurel wreath and raised lettering that reads, “39TH NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT G.A.R., DENVER, SEPT. 1905. IN HONOR OF… (408-388) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

EMPTY GUTTA PERCHA PHOTO CASE

EMPTY GUTTA PERCHA PHOTO CASE

Hinged case will hold sixth-plate sized images. Design on case features a mother with child and dog. Very good condition with a couple of tiny chips at the edges. Case is lined in yellow paper. Left… (M25369) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

HISTORIC SOUTHERN MONUMENTS

HISTORIC SOUTHERN MONUMENTS

By Mrs. B. A.C. Emerson. Neal Publishing Company, New York: 1911. 466 pp., ills. In red glazed cloth, 6.25 x 9”,w/gilt cover and spine lettering. Exhibits very slight wear at the extremities, else… (897-57) SOLD. Learn More »

AMERICAN INDIAN AS SLAVEHOLDER AND SECESSIONIST: AN OMITTE CHAPTER IN THE DIPLOMATIC HISTORY OF THE SOUTHERN CONFEDERACY

AMERICAN INDIAN AS SLAVEHOLDER AND SECESSIONIST: AN OMITTE CHAPTER IN THE DIPLOMATIC HISTORY OF THE SOUTHERN CONFEDERACY

By Annie Heloise Abel. The Arthur H. Clark Company, Cleveland: 1915. 394 pp., map, ills. In red glazed cloth, 6.5 x 9.75”, gilt spine lettering. Exhibit slight wear at the extremities w/ light … (897-53) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

US CAVALRY HAT CORD

US CAVALRY HAT CORD

Yellow colored cavalry hat cord has two delicately braided, acorn shaped tassel ends that slip through a braided knot adjuster to fit the base of the crown on an officer’s slouch hat. Cord is in… (172-4319) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

VERY NICE GERMAN MODEL 1908 LUGER PISTOL

VERY NICE GERMAN MODEL 1908 LUGER PISTOL

Exceptional example of a rare 9 mm pre-World War I Luger pistol.  Principal markings include: "59641" (serial number); "DWM" (manufacturer); crown over "N" (commercial acceptance stamp). The… (G3629) SOLD. Learn More »

THREE-QUARTER SEATED CDV OF 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE SOLDIER WOUNDED AT CHANCELLORSVILLE

THREE-QUARTER SEATED CDV OF 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE SOLDIER WOUNDED AT CHANCELLORSVILLE

Image shows a young soldier seated in a high-backed chair. He wears a dark forage cap and frock coat with light trousers. The frock coat is buttoned and has a slant pocket at the lower left… (P13636) SOLD. Learn More »

BUST VIEW CDV OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE LIEUTENANT WITH ARMY CORPS BACK MARK

BUST VIEW CDV OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE LIEUTENANT WITH ARMY CORPS BACK MARK

Vignette image of Oliver M. Dame of the 2nd New Hampshire Infantry. Dame is shown wearing a dark forage cap and sack coat with a matching military vest. Bottom of image has light period ink… (P13638) SOLD. Learn More »

THREE-QUARTER SEATED CDV OF 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE COMMISSARY SERGEANT

THREE-QUARTER SEATED CDV OF 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE COMMISSARY SERGEANT

Nice clear image of George B. Lane as Commissary Sergeant. He is posed seated by a table and wears a dark commercial sack coat with lower outer pockets, buttoned at the throat. On each sleeve are the… (P13640) SOLD. Learn More »

STEREO CARD OF MINNESOTA GRAVES AT GETTYSBURG

STEREO CARD OF MINNESOTA GRAVES AT GETTYSBURG

Card measures 7” x 3 ½”.  Yellow mount by W.H. Tipton & Company, “Stereo Gems of Gettysburg” series.  Number 590, “Monument and Graves of 1st Minnesota Vol. in National Cemetery.” … (889-137) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG POST CARD WITH SIGNATURE OF JOHN H. BARTON, 7th INFANTRY, USCT

GETTYSBURG POST CARD WITH SIGNATURE OF JOHN H. BARTON, 7th INFANTRY, USCT

This vintage postcard features a colorful image of the National Museum in Gettysburg. Reverse has typed print that reads, “NATIONAL MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG, PENNA. THIS FREE NATIONAL MUSEUM CONTAINS THE… (P13804) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG POST CARD WITH SIGNATURE OF JOHN B. HARNDEN, 2nd PA CAVALRY & 1ST PA PRO CAVALRY

GETTYSBURG POST CARD WITH SIGNATURE OF JOHN B. HARNDEN, 2nd PA CAVALRY & 1ST PA PRO CAVALRY

This vintage postcard features a colorful image of the National Museum in Gettysburg. Reverse has typed print that reads, “NATIONAL MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG, PENNA. THIS FREE NATIONAL MUSEUM CONTAINS THE… (P13806) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG POST CARD WITH SIGNATURE OF JAMES F. JONES, 39TH WISCONSIN INFANTRY

GETTYSBURG POST CARD WITH SIGNATURE OF JAMES F. JONES, 39TH WISCONSIN INFANTRY

This vintage postcard features a colorful image of the National Museum in Gettysburg. Reverse has typed print that reads, “NATIONAL MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG, PENNA. THIS FREE NATIONAL MUSEUM CONTAINS THE… (P13805) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

STEREO CARD OF ROUGH RIDERS

STEREO CARD OF ROUGH RIDERS

Card measures 7” x 3 ½”.  Tan mount by Strohmeyer & Wyman, New York.  ‘Troop H – Captain Curry – “Rough Riders.”’  Clear image with good contrast.  Nothing on the back of the… (889-150) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

AUTOGRAPH CARD OF MAJOR GENERAL HENRY W. SLOCUM

AUTOGRAPH CARD OF MAJOR GENERAL HENRY W. SLOCUM

Small, white 3.00 x 1.75 inch card with a bold underscored autograph that reads “H. W. SLOCUM.” Card is in very good condition. Henry Warner Slocum was born in Delphi, New York on September 24,… (194-17) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF FULL STANDING UNION CORPORAL WITH PARTIAL ID

CDV OF FULL STANDING UNION CORPORAL WITH PARTIAL ID

Nice CDV image of a Union soldier standing in front of a painted backdrop of a pastoral scene. The subject wears a dark frock coat with Corporal chevrons, light trousers and knee-high boots. Attached… (149-19) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR AMPUTATION KIT FROM LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM IN GETTYSBURG

CIVIL WAR AMPUTATION KIT FROM LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM IN GETTYSBURG

In rosewood case, 16.625” x 8.625”, with brass cover-corner trim, inner red felt lining. Contains wood handled capitol saw, bow saw, and three [“ROSE & SELLERS” maker-marked] amputation… (806-136) SOLD. Learn More »

A FINE CIVIL WAR THREE-SCREW COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER

A FINE CIVIL WAR THREE-SCREW COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER

This cap and ball percussion sidearm is an original Civil War Colt Model 1860 Army revolver in very good overall condition. These weapons were in production from 1860 through 1873 and were the… (906-06) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY FINE CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE

VERY FINE CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE

Here is a 2nd Model Maynard carbine, widely regarded as one of the best performing and most accurate of all the cavalry arms used during the Civil War. The well-favored, metallic cartridge,… (172-4440) SOLD. Learn More »

STILL MORE CONFEDERATE FACES: A PHOTOGRAPHIC COLLECTION OF SOUTHERN SOLDIERS FROM THE CIVIL WAR

STILL MORE CONFEDERATE FACES: A PHOTOGRAPHIC COLLECTION OF SOUTHERN SOLDIERS FROM THE CIVIL WAR

By D.A. Serrano. Published by Metropolitan Company, Bayside New York: 1992.  222 pp., ills.  Black glazed cloth, 11.25 x 9”, w/mint  dj.  Fine condition. One more link in the Confederate Faces… (344-2287) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

ARMY BLUE: THE UNIFORM OF UNCLE SAM’S REGULARS, 1848-1873

ARMY BLUE: THE UNIFORM OF UNCLE SAM’S REGULARS, 1848-1873

By John P. Langellier. Published by Schiffer Military History, Atglen, PA: 1998. 352 pp., ills., dj. In beige glazed cloth ,12.5 9.25”, w/black cover and spine lettering, w/marbled eps. In fine… (344-1982) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

GAR QUARTER MASTER’S BOOK - JOE SPRATT POST, NO. 323, OF DEPT. OF NEW YORK, GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC

GAR QUARTER MASTER’S BOOK - JOE SPRATT POST, NO. 323, OF DEPT. OF NEW YORK, GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC

Front cover, Dated in Ink, August 1, 1900. Book is lined ledger, 8.5 x 10.5, w/marbled card covers, and brown cloth spine. Inked entries date from September 24, 1900 through June 28, 1938; and consist… (475-224) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

MODEL 1855 BAYONET & SCABBARD, EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICK-UP FROM GETTYSBURG

MODEL 1855 BAYONET & SCABBARD, EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICK-UP FROM GETTYSBURG

Leather scabbard is in good condition. The black leather body shows only light wear and no weak spots. Some minor scuffs and chips to the finish. Brass finial has several dents but is still firmly… (377-05) SOLD. Learn More »

SCARCE .58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE BY ROBERT CHADWICK

SCARCE .58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE BY ROBERT CHADWICK

This is a rarely encountered musket cartridge made by Robert Chadwick of Hartford, CT.  This manufacturer wrapped and pasted cartridge paper around the rings of the bullet, leaving the nose exposed,… (M25375) SOLD. Learn More »

.52 CALIBER BILLINGHURST-REQUA CARTRIDGE

.52 CALIBER BILLINGHURST-REQUA CARTRIDGE

Complete non-dug cartridge for the 25-barrel Billinghurst & Requa battery gun.  The cartridge case is made of a brass cylinder that was attached to a machined base containing an ignition hole. … (M25373) SOLD. Learn More »

DIARY GROUP - 1ST & 16TH MAINE INFANTRY SOLDIER

DIARY GROUP - 1ST & 16TH MAINE INFANTRY SOLDIER

This group of items belonged to Isaac R. Whitney from Windham, Maine. In May 1861 he enlisted for three months in Company C, of the 1st Maine Infantry. In August of 1862 he mustered into Company F, of… (450-136) SOLD. Learn More »

$1000 CONFEDERATE BOND ISSUED FROM RICHMOND

$1000 CONFEDERATE BOND ISSUED FROM RICHMOND

Late war bond issued from the Confederate Capital at Richmond, Virginia. The bond is dated February 20, 1865 and is number 20493. The center design is a bust view of Stonewall Jackson. The printer of… (490-1390) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

UNCUT SHEET OF FOUR SOUTH CAROLINA RAILROAD DOLLAR BILLS

UNCUT SHEET OF FOUR SOUTH CAROLINA RAILROAD DOLLAR BILLS

This is a sheet of several different bills produced by the Office of the South Carolina Railroad. None of the bills have complete numbers and none are signed. They are printed on a white sheet of… (344-2991) SOLD. Learn More »

RHODE ISLAND MILITIA BUTTON

RHODE ISLAND MILITIA BUTTON

Staff style cuff, 14mm. Backmark: “D. EVANS / EXTRA”.  [ss] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY… (410-112) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

RHODE ISLAND MILITIA BUTTON

RHODE ISLAND MILITIA BUTTON

Staff style coat button, 22mm. Albert’s RI7. Backmark: “D. EVANS & CO. / ATTLEBORO MASS”.   [ss] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (410-111) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

SONG SHEET- MOTHER KISSED ME IN MY DREAM

SONG SHEET- MOTHER KISSED ME IN MY DREAM

This song sheet was published in 1864 in New York. Words are written by George Cooper and the music is by J.R. Thomas. Introduction to the song reads, “A young soldier whom was severely wounded at… (457-56) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

3-INCH PARROT CASE SHOT

3-INCH PARROT CASE SHOT

Excavated Parrott artillery shell. Parrott patented this projectile's sabot construction on August 20, 1861, patent #33,099. The high brass sabot ring was cast around the base of the projectile.… (R22557) SOLD. Learn More »

LARGE HOTCHKISS FRAGMENT FROM PEACH ORCHARD, GETTYSBURG

LARGE HOTCHKISS FRAGMENT FROM PEACH ORCHARD, GETTYSBURG

This is a chunk of a US 3” Hotchkiss artillery shell consisting of the lower portion of the iron nose section of the shell and the complete lead sabot.  An early recovery, it still has dirt in the… (R22565) SOLD. Learn More »

ELGIN POCKET WATCH FROM GETTYSBURG RESIDENT

ELGIN POCKET WATCH FROM GETTYSBURG RESIDENT

Gold plated pocket watch made by Elgin National Watch Company in 1905. Inner works are serial numbered 11269814. Bright, white face with large roman numerals (marking hours) and smaller Arabic numbers… (635-130) SOLD. Learn More »

C. 1835-40 NON-REGULATION EAGLE POMMEL NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

C. 1835-40 NON-REGULATION EAGLE POMMEL NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

Relatively large eagle pommel integral backstrap with feathers engraved/cast down the entire length to the plain brass ferrule. Sharkskin wrapped grip with fancy wire wrap. Open two branch guard with… (870-28) SOLD. Learn More »

THE BANK OF THE STATE OF GEORGIA $50 NOTE

THE BANK OF THE STATE OF GEORGIA $50 NOTE

Dated Savannah, Jany 17, 1855. No. 950, Series C. Red overlay on reverse. Excellent condition; numerous pinholes. [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE… (622-343) SOLD. Learn More »

THE BANK OF THE STATE OF GEORGIA $100 NOTE

THE BANK OF THE STATE OF GEORGIA $100 NOTE

Dated Savannah, Decr 6, 1859. No. 110, Series D. Red overlay on reverse. Excellent condition. [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (622-342) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF GEORGIA THE BANK OF COMMERCE $2 NOTE

STATE OF GEORGIA THE BANK OF COMMERCE $2 NOTE

Dated Savannah, July 20, 1861. No. 5950, Series B. Very fine condition.    [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (622-340) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

STATE OF GEORGIA THE BANK OF COMMERCE $20 NOTE

STATE OF GEORGIA THE BANK OF COMMERCE $20 NOTE

Dated Savannah, Jan. 1, 1862. No. 404, Series A. Excellent condition.    [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (622-337) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF VIRGINIA $5 NOTE

STATE OF VIRGINIA $5 NOTE

The Bank of the Commonwealth. Richmond, VA, July 23, 1861. Series A. No. 4991. Excellent condition.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (622-336) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA $2 NOTE

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA $2 NOTE

Dated Raleigh, January 1st 1863. No. 2467. Excellent condition.    [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH… (622-330) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG 50th ANNIVERSARY PENNANT, 1913

GETTYSBURG 50th ANNIVERSARY PENNANT, 1913

This dark blue silk pennant has an orange wool felt border. It features “SEMI-CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, JUNE 29- JULY 6 1913, GETTYSBURG, PA” in stenciled lettering with… (635-161) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ‘ZOUAVE’ SABER BAYONET WITH LEATHER SCABBARD

CIVIL WAR ‘ZOUAVE’ SABER BAYONET WITH LEATHER SCABBARD

This fine bayonet is an original American Civil War ‘Zouave’ style saber bayonet. The total length of this bayonet is 24 ¾” while the graceful-looking blade itself is about 20” long. Issued… (14-1648) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CONFEDERATE BRIDLE-CUTTER PIKE BLADE

RELIC CONFEDERATE BRIDLE-CUTTER PIKE BLADE

This excavated pike blade is a rare Confederate relic! The double-edged blade measures 12.5" with a 4" downward curved blade extending from its base. The overall length (blade + socket) is about 18".… (37-383) SOLD. Learn More »

FULL TIN OF PERCUSSION CAPS BY GOLDMARK

FULL TIN OF PERCUSSION CAPS BY GOLDMARK

Nice original tin container full of musket caps.  Paper label pasted to lid reads: “[…] GOLDMARK’S MILITARY MUSKET CAPS / WARRENTED WATERPROOF / 250” with image of a percussion cap. … (172-4432) SOLD. Learn More »

PASTEBOARD PACKAGE OF PERCUSSION CAPS BY WALLACE & SONS

PASTEBOARD PACKAGE OF PERCUSSION CAPS BY WALLACE & SONS

Nice original pasteboard container mostly full of musket caps.  2 1/4” in diameter x 3/4” tall.  Paper label pasted to lid reads: “U.S. MILITARY MUSKET CAPS. / WALLACE & SONS. / 100 /… (172-4434) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

FLAG CORD FROM THE <i>NORTHERNER</i> IDENTIFIED TO 21ST MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

FLAG CORD FROM THE NORTHERNER IDENTIFIED TO 21ST MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

This red cord measures 15” long and was taken as a souvenir by a soldier from the 21st Massachusetts as he was on board the vessel. The Northerner was a steamer that the Union Army employed for use… (853-137) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC US BELT BUCKLE FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC US BELT BUCKLE FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated U.S. pattern belt plate. The brass skin is complete with no nicks or dents and exhibiting a mostly green patina with dirt remaining on face. The “US” stands out. The lead backing is… (R22019) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CANE

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CANE

Wooden cane measures 34 inches long and features a round decal with a colorful image of the Pennsylvania State Memorial. Cane is in very good condition with no cracks, just some light scuffs in… (635-190) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

THERMOPLASTIC MATCH SAFE

THERMOPLASTIC MATCH SAFE

Black, book shaped piece, with flip top at either end. Three small rivets hold everything in place. Measures 1 1/2” x 2 ¾”.  Overall fine condition with minor wear at edges. … (744-55) SOLD. Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $157.50


SOLD

HANDSOME PAIR OF IRON ARTILLERY STIRRUPS

HANDSOME PAIR OF IRON ARTILLERY STIRRUPS

Presented here is a fine pair of heavy, cast iron stirrups in excellent original condition. These artifacts are government-issued and marked on each piece with “MD Co. / U S.” The stirrups measure… (744-58) SOLD. Learn More »

$149.00
Originally $220.00


SOLD

BUST VIEW CDV OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE OFFICER - POW

BUST VIEW CDV OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE OFFICER - POW

Image shows James E. Saunders in the uniform of a 1st Lieutenant. He wears a dark frock coat with shoulder straps. Coat has top two buttons buttoned with a handkerchief stuffed into the coat where the… (P13649) SOLD. Learn More »

BUST VIEW CDV OF CAPTAIN HARRISON DE F. YOUNG OF THE 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

BUST VIEW CDV OF CAPTAIN HARRISON DE F. YOUNG OF THE 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

Nice crisp view of Captain Young posed with his left shoulder toward the camera and his head turned to face the lens. Contrast is excellent showing a crisp white shirt collar under a dark frock coat… (P13648) SOLD. Learn More »

BUST VIEW OF MAJ GEN SIMON G. GRIFFIN OF THE 2ND & 6TH NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

BUST VIEW OF MAJ GEN SIMON G. GRIFFIN OF THE 2ND & 6TH NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

Vignette bust view of Griffin in the uniform of a Brigadier General. Image is clear and clean but contrast is a tad light. Reverse has a very nice period ink inscription that reads “S. G. GRIFFIN /… (P13647) SOLD. Learn More »

SIGNED BUST VIEW CDV OF 1ST MASSACHUSETTS HEAVY ARTILLERY SOLDIER

SIGNED BUST VIEW CDV OF 1ST MASSACHUSETTS HEAVY ARTILLERY SOLDIER

Vignette bust view of William C. Cuseck wearing a dark frock coat buttoned at the collar, white shirt and a small bowtie. Image is clear with good contrast. Strong period ink signature at bottom front… (P13668) SOLD. Learn More »

MEDICAL HEY’S SAW

MEDICAL HEY’S SAW

Medical kits of the 1800’s would include trephining tools such as a Hey’s saw (a small saw with one rounded and one straight edge) for cutting the skull. Although by the 1860s the procedure was… (490-1038) SOLD. Learn More »

SET OF 2 MEDICAL PROBES

SET OF 2 MEDICAL PROBES

Probes were used to locate foreign objects in wounds, such as metal or bone. One probe measures 11 ½” and is a solid piece of brass. Second probe measures 12 ½”, has celluloid handle withj… (490-1045) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

MODEL 1881 22ND NEW YORK PITH HELMET WITH TIN CASE BY HORSTMANN

MODEL 1881 22ND NEW YORK PITH HELMET WITH TIN CASE BY HORSTMANN

The body of this black felt helmet is in good condition. It has no visible weak spots or creases however the back brim is missing approx. 1.75 x 0.75 inch section of felt covering. The exterior is… (344-2724) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3-INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US 3-INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

This is the top nose section of the shell only. The body of the nose has three flame grooves and a clean surface. There is moderate pitting around the top of the nose section. There are no remains of… (819-45) SOLD. Learn More »

DOUBLE ACTION STARR REVOLVER FOUND AFTER THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

DOUBLE ACTION STARR REVOLVER FOUND AFTER THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Item is in good relic condition. There is a light coat of surface rust over the entire piece but some original finish still shows through. Three screws are missing, the breakdown screw, hammer screw… (910-09) SOLD. Learn More »

UNION VETERAN LEGION MEDAL, 1895

UNION VETERAN LEGION MEDAL, 1895

Top hangar is marked, “UNION VETERAN LEGION, BUFFALO, OCTOBER 1895”. Original pin is present on reverse. Hand-sewn to the bar on reverse is a dark red colored grosgrain ribbon and drop which has… (889-120) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

G.A.R. NATIONAL OFFICER’S BADGE

G.A.R. NATIONAL OFFICER’S BADGE

Top hangar is a brass framed shoulder board with officer’s insignia. Original pin is on reverse. Suspended from this is a silk ribbon with a flag design. Drop is the standard star shaped G.A.R.… (889-118) SOLD. Learn More »

G.A.R. WOMEN’S F.C.L. BADGE, 1886

G.A.R. WOMEN’S F.C.L. BADGE, 1886

Top hangar has initials, “F.C.L.”, which stands for Fraternity, Charity, Loyalty, the motto of the Grand Army of the Republic. Original pin is on reverse. Suspended from this is a silk ribbon with… (889-115) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

DANNER MUSEUM CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL SHELL USED AS A BOOK END

DANNER MUSEUM CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL SHELL USED AS A BOOK END

This historic projectile is from the collection of the late L.M. Buehler of Gettysburg. This collection of projectiles represents one of the most amazing finds we have encountered since the first… (910-16) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT FROM THE ELECTRIC MAP

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT FROM THE ELECTRIC MAP

This is a piece of clear acrylic with a round musket ball and a small shield embedded at center. The shield reads “Eternal Peace Light Memorial” with a rendering of the monument. Along the bottom… (910-13) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR BULLETS & WOOD FROM THE ELECTRIC MAP MUSEUM

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR BULLETS & WOOD FROM THE ELECTRIC MAP MUSEUM

This is a piece of wood cut into a shield shape that meas. approx. 3.25 wide x 4.25 long x 0.50 inch thick. The surface of the wood has been painted gray and three bullets have been attached. Two are… (910-12) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR BULLETS & WOOD FROM THE ELECTRIC MAP MUSEUM

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR BULLETS & WOOD FROM THE ELECTRIC MAP MUSEUM

This is a piece of wood cut into a shield shape that meas. approx. 3.25 wide x 4.25 long x 0.50 inch thick. The surface of the wood has been painted light blue and three bullets have been attached.… (910-11) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR BULLET & WOOD FROM THE ELECTRIC MAP

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR BULLET & WOOD FROM THE ELECTRIC MAP

This is a piece of wood cut into a small shield shape that meas. approx. 1.50 wide x 1.75 long x 0.50 inch thick. The surface of the wood has been painted light blue and a .69 three ring minie ball… (910-10) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

WOODEN FLUTE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION OF GETTYSBURG ARTIFACTS

WOODEN FLUTE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION OF GETTYSBURG ARTIFACTS

This wooden flute was obtained by The Horse Soldier from the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum in a trade that took place in 2009. This flute is constructed of three pieces of wood and has the… (910-07) SOLD. Learn More »

ARTILLERY LINSTOCK FROM THE ROSENSTEEL GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

ARTILLERY LINSTOCK FROM THE ROSENSTEEL GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

This wooden linstock meas. approx. 24.50 inches long with a bulbous head approx. 5.25 inches in circumference at the top and tappers to 2.75 inches at the bottom before ending with a sharp iron stake.… (910-06) SOLD. Learn More »

BUST VIEW CDV OF 11TH NEW HAMPSHIRE OFFICER

BUST VIEW CDV OF 11TH NEW HAMPSHIRE OFFICER

Image is a vignette view of Orlendo W. Dimick wearing a dark frock coat with a barely discernable vest underneath. Image is clear with good contrast that is just a bit on the light side. There is one… (P13667) SOLD. Learn More »

BUST VIEW OF NEW YORK OFFICER WHO SERVED IN TWO REGIMENTS

BUST VIEW OF NEW YORK OFFICER WHO SERVED IN TWO REGIMENTS

Image shows Henry Clay Meinell as a 1st Lieutenant wearing a dark frock coat with clearly discernible shoulder straps. The image is clear with good contrast but suffers from moderate surface… (P13666) SOLD. Learn More »

UNIFORM GROUP IDENTIFIED TO COLONEL JOSEPH W. CORNING, 33RD, 111TH & 194TH NEW YORK

UNIFORM GROUP IDENTIFIED TO COLONEL JOSEPH W. CORNING, 33RD, 111TH & 194TH NEW YORK

This uniform group consists of a dark blue double-breasted frock coat, matching dark blue trousers, sky blue military vest and forage cap. The first item in the group is a frock coat made of a fine… (801-409) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1840 PATTERN UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER’S SWORD BY WM. H. HORSTMANN

MODEL 1840 PATTERN UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER’S SWORD BY WM. H. HORSTMANN

Sword measures 32 ½”, blade measures 29”. Blade has an etched panel 7 ½” with leaf /scroll design with “U.S.M.C.” in center. This appears on only one side of the blade. The same side is… (344-2569) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. ARTILLERY PRIMING WIRE

U.S. ARTILLERY PRIMING WIRE

Iron rod with point at bottom for piercing powder bag and ring at top for handling. Nice dark patina with traces of original black paint. Entire length measures 17 ¼”.  … (889-74) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

CARBINE CLEANING BRUSH

CARBINE CLEANING BRUSH

This cavalry carbine cleaning brush device is an excellent example of a tool or implement used to clean out the barrel bore of breechloading carbines during the war. Carried by most Federal… (516-223) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

ELEY BROTHERS LONDON, PERCUSSION CAP TIN FOR PISTOL

ELEY BROTHERS LONDON, PERCUSSION CAP TIN FOR PISTOL

Tin measures 1 ½” in diameter x ½” in height. Marked on the top of lid, “ELEY BROS LONDON”. Tin still contains many of the original caps. Some scratches and surface rust are present. … (889-96) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG ARMY OF THE POTOMAC REUNION BOOK, 1888

GETTYSBURG ARMY OF THE POTOMAC REUNION BOOK, 1888

Paperback book is titled, “SOCIETY OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC, NINETEENTH ANNUAL REUNION, HELD AT GETTYSBURG, PA. JULY 1ST, 2ND, 7 3RD, 1888. REPORT OF PROCEEDINGS.”. Decorative border surrounds… (635-181) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MUSEUM SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT

GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MUSEUM SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT

Glass paperweight has a label at the bottom featuring an image of the original museum and visitor center draped in patriotic swags. Wording reads, “HOME OF THE ELECTRIC MAP, GETTYSBURG NATIONAL… (M25350) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG WOODEN PHOTO BOOK SOUVENIR

GETTYSBURG WOODEN PHOTO BOOK SOUVENIR

Wooden boards are laced together and open to reveal sturdy paper cards with images from Gettysburg.  Images are in color and feature artist’s drawings of the Eternal Peace Light, Pennsylvania State… (635-191) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

NEW YORK DAY AT GETTYSBURG MEDAL, 1893

NEW YORK DAY AT GETTYSBURG MEDAL, 1893

Top hangar is marked, “JULY 1-2-3 1863, GETTYSBURG VETERAN”. Original pin is on reverse. Suspended from this is a red, white and blue grosgrain ribbon and medal with an image of the New York state… (889-116) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

G.A.R. BUCKLE

G.A.R. BUCKLE

Brass buckle has the G.A.R. symbol on the face. Wording in symbol reads, “GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC VETERAN, 1861-1866”. Reverse features a bar and wide tongue with keeper. Patina on brass is… (889-113) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

1865 COPY OF THE STORY OF THE GREAT MARCH

1865 COPY OF THE STORY OF THE GREAT MARCH

Green cloth covered hardbound volume in good readable condition. Full title is “THE STORY OF THE GREAT MARCH FROM THE DIARY OF A STAFF OFFICER” by Brevet Major George Ward Nichols, Aid-De-Camp to… (344-2415) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION CAVALRY CORPORAL

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION CAVALRY CORPORAL

Full standing view of a young Union cavalrymen posed in front of a painted backdrop of a pastoral landscape. The subject wears a forage cap with oilcloth rain cover, dark cavalry shell jacket with… (286-281) SOLD. Learn More »

FRENCH SHAKO HAT PLUME

FRENCH SHAKO HAT PLUME

Red plume has original wire attachment present. Measures approx. 8” long. Comes in original dark green colored, cylinder shaped box with French label. Box measures 9 ½” x 3 ¼”. Ends are… (558-1210) SOLD. Learn More »

FOLK ART BUNKER HILL COMMEMORATIVE WALL SHELF

FOLK ART BUNKER HILL COMMEMORATIVE WALL SHELF

This is a very nicely carved walnut wall shelf made to commemorate the Battle of Bunker Hill.  The central figure is the Bunker Hill monument which was erected between 1827 and 1843.  An eagle… (734-18) SOLD. Learn More »

DRIED WILD FLOWERS AND NOTE FROM 6TH VIRGINIA SOLDIER WHO DIED OF WOUNDS

DRIED WILD FLOWERS AND NOTE FROM 6TH VIRGINIA SOLDIER WHO DIED OF WOUNDS

This item consists of dried wild flowers pinned to a 2.50 x 3.75 sheet of lined 19th Century paper. Written in period ink is “THE FIRST AND ONLY WILD FLOWERS I HAVE FOUND THIS SPRING FEB. 21ST 1863.… (846-63) SOLD. Learn More »

COLT DRAGOON REVOLVER HOLSTER

COLT DRAGOON REVOLVER HOLSTER

This holster is in very fine condition. Accoutrement measures a total of 16” long with its flap closed. Holster is made from two pieces of thick, black bridle leather; the flap being… (172-4296) SOLD. Learn More »

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL CUFF BUTTON

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL CUFF BUTTON

Non-dug Virginia cuff-sized button. Albert’s VA13A2. Backmark reads: “CANFIELD BRO & CO. BAL”. No dings or dents. Stand up shank.   [jet] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (801-286) SOLD. Learn More »

MASONIC SLIPPER PIN

MASONIC SLIPPER PIN

Pin is made of gold and has Masonic insignia engraved on the base. There is cobalt blue enamel on the top of the slipper with Masonic insignia in gold. Original pin is present on reverse and fully… (344-3024) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

EARLY 19TH CENTURY ROYAL DUBLIN VOLUNTEERS BUTTON

EARLY 19TH CENTURY ROYAL DUBLIN VOLUNTEERS BUTTON

Coin style (missing rear eyelets). Approx. 18mm. Raised letters around edge in depressed channel, “ROYAL DUBLIN VOLUNTEERS”. Center with Irish harp with crown above. “3RD Regt” on either side… (344-2484) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE

MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE

By  George B. McClellan. Published by J. B. Lippincott, Philadelphia: 1862. 118., w/24 exercise plates. In brown blind-stamped glazed cloth w/gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light wear and rubbing at… (897-14B) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

LIEUTENANT GENERAL JUBAL ANDERSON EARLY, CSA/ AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH & NARRATIVE

LIEUTENANT GENERAL JUBAL ANDERSON EARLY, CSA/ AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH & NARRATIVE

With notes by R. H. Early. Published by J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia: 1912. Ex-lib, w/spine marking: Berkeley Public Library. 973.7 E76. Front eps, owner stamp: R.A. Weaver. 496 pp,, ills. In… (897-14C) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

BUST VIEW CDV OF NEW YORK OFFICER WHO SERVED IN TWO REGIMENTS AS WELL AS THE FAMOUS 10TH US CAVALRY AFTER THE WAR

BUST VIEW CDV OF NEW YORK OFFICER WHO SERVED IN TWO REGIMENTS AS WELL AS THE FAMOUS 10TH US CAVALRY AFTER THE WAR

Image shows John A. Bodamer as a 2nd Lieutenant. He wears a dark frock coat with 2nd Lieutenant shoulder straps. The coat is open at the throat and reveals a dark vest underneath and a white… (889-133) SOLD. Learn More »

THREE DOCUMENTS IDENTIFIED TO 29TH DIVISION WORLD WAR ONE OFFICER

THREE DOCUMENTS IDENTIFIED TO 29TH DIVISION WORLD WAR ONE OFFICER

This small group of documents is identified to John Ellis Throckmorton of Freehold, New Jersey. Two of the documents are commissions. There are preprinted and filled in with type. One promotes… (868-01) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

SIGNED CDV OF GEORGE FRANKLIN BROWNING, 2nd MA INFANTRY

SIGNED CDV OF GEORGE FRANKLIN BROWNING, 2nd MA INFANTRY

CDV is a chest-up view of George Browning wearing a civilian frock coat, vest. white shirt and cravat with pin. George Browning was born on April 21, 1837, and was a resident of Salem, MA where he… (P13816) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

SIGNED CDV OF MAJOR HENRY SNYDER BENNER, GETTYSBURG RESIDENT, 101st PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

SIGNED CDV OF MAJOR HENRY SNYDER BENNER, GETTYSBURG RESIDENT, 101st PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

CDV is a chest-up view of Major Henry Benner. He is wearing a dark colored coat with stand-up collar and shoulder boards. Henry Snyder Benner was born in 1830 in Straban Township, Pennsylvania. He was… (P13534) SOLD. Learn More »

SIGNED CDV OF THEODORE H. LAUCK, 10th VIRGINIA INFANTRY

SIGNED CDV OF THEODORE H. LAUCK, 10th VIRGINIA INFANTRY

CDV is a chest-up view of Theodore Lauck wearing a dark colored civilian frock coat, vest, white shirt and cravat. Theodore Lauck was born in 1844 in Page County, Virginia. He was a 17 year old… (P13817) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CSA T-66 $50 NOTE

CSA T-66 $50 NOTE

[Criswell Type 66] Seventh printing, February 17, 1864. 1,671, 444 notes issued. Serial no. “80214”. Obverse features portrait of Jefferson Davis w/ red overlay. Reverse features large “FIFTY… (868-23) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

CDV OF GENERAL FRANZ SIGEL

CDV OF GENERAL FRANZ SIGEL

CDV is a waist-up view of General Sigel wearing a dark colored double breasted frock coat with shoulder boards, white shirt and cravat. Franz Sigel (November 18, 1824 – August 21, 1902) was a German… (846-53) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

19th CENTURY WOODEN RUM KEG/FLASK

19th CENTURY WOODEN RUM KEG/FLASK

Wooden keg dates to about early 1800’s. Standing on end it meas. approx. 6.50 inches tall x 4.25 inches across. The barrel is made up of seven slats of wood wrapped in 3 layers of willow at each… (30-2019) SOLD. Learn More »

GENERAL NATHANIEL LYON AND MISSOURI IN 1861 – INSCRIPTION WRITTEN BY ALEXANDER STEPHENS

GENERAL NATHANIEL LYON AND MISSOURI IN 1861 – INSCRIPTION WRITTEN BY ALEXANDER STEPHENS

By James Peckham, Formerly Lt. Col., 8th Infantry, Mo. Vols. Published by American News Company, New York; 1866. Signed by Alexander Stephens, front eps, with following inscription in his hand:… (897-25) SOLD. Learn More »

NARRATIVE OF MILITARY OPERATIONS

NARRATIVE OF MILITARY OPERATIONS

By Joseph E. Johnston, General C.S.A. Published by D. Appleton and Company: D. Appleton and Company, New York: 1874. Front eps, owner book stamp: R.A. Weaver. 602 pp., maps, ills. Half lea. With… (897-52) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN WITH COVER, SLING & STOPPER

MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN WITH COVER, SLING & STOPPER

The model 1858 canteen was the most popular canteen of the Civil War period. Canteen measures approximately 7 ¾” in diameter. It is covered in brown wool. The cover is complete and in good… (490-1016) SOLD. Learn More »

UNUSUAL NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

UNUSUAL NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

A pattern we’ve never before encountered, this sword has standard M1852 Naval Officer’s Sword pommel with oak leaves and acorns cast on sides with top the standard standing American eagle… (344-3249) SOLD. Learn More »

VALLEY BANK, HAGERSTOWN, MARYLAND, $5 NOTE

VALLEY BANK, HAGERSTOWN, MARYLAND, $5 NOTE

Valley Bank, Hagerstown, Maryland. $5 note, serial number 6686, featuring a maiden. Dated 4/1/1856. AU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON… (173-933) SOLD. Learn More »

$115.00
Originally $145.00


SOLD

ENGRAVING OF WINFIELD SCOTT

ENGRAVING OF WINFIELD SCOTT

Full page with printed engraving of Winfield Scott as Lt. General. Page measures 9 ½” x 12” and image is approximately 6” tall. Facsimile printed signature under image.  Some very minor… (344-2730) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

ENGRAVING OF PIERRE BEAUREGARD

ENGRAVING OF PIERRE BEAUREGARD

Full page with printed engraving of P.G.T. Beauregard as General. Page measures 9 ½” x 12” and image is approximately 6” tall. Facsimile printed signature under image.  Some very minor foxing,… (344-2728) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

ORIGINAL COPY OF SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1917 INSTRUCTION BOOKLET

ORIGINAL COPY OF SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1917 INSTRUCTION BOOKLET

This volume was printed by the Government Printing Office in 1917. The full title is “DESCRIPTION AND RULES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF THE UNITED STATES RIFLE CALIBER .30, MODEL 1917.” Covers are a… (128-1088) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

RARE CS/US 12 POUND MOUNTAIN HOWITZER CANISTER ROUND FOR THE US MODEL 1841 12 POUNDER MOUNTAIN HOWITZER

RARE CS/US 12 POUND MOUNTAIN HOWITZER CANISTER ROUND FOR THE US MODEL 1841 12 POUNDER MOUNTAIN HOWITZER

Seldom seen and for sale (rarity 10 in the book Field Artillery Projectiles of the American Civil War by Thomas Dickey and Peter George). Canister round measures 9” tall x 4 ¾” in diameter. Wood… (M24070) SOLD. Learn More »

UNIT MARKED MODEL 1918 BAR RIFLEMAN’S BELT – “SECOND ASSISTANT’S BELT”

UNIT MARKED MODEL 1918 BAR RIFLEMAN’S BELT – “SECOND ASSISTANT’S BELT”

This belt was designed for wear by the BAR rifleman’s assistant. It has 4 large pockets to accommodate 8 magazines and 2 pockets on each side for .306 rifle clips. All have the “lift-dot”… (150-310) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

FRAMED SIGNATURE - GEN. LEW WALLACE

FRAMED SIGNATURE - GEN. LEW WALLACE

Clipped two-line signature—“Very respectfully/ Lew Wallace”—measuring 2.375 x 1”, laid below handsome Wallace black and white litho portrait—3,5 x 3,75”—in black trimmed, beige mat, in… (897-100) SOLD. Learn More »

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH & GEM SIZE TINTYPE OF BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ALFRED PERKINS ROCKWELL – 1ST CONNECTICUT LIGHT ARTILLERY & 6TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH & GEM SIZE TINTYPE OF BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ALFRED PERKINS ROCKWELL – 1ST CONNECTICUT LIGHT ARTILLERY & 6TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

Albumen image depicts a younger Rockwell in seated studio pose, mounted in oval, 7.25 x 5.25”, against beige card backing, 10 x 8”. He sports a moustache and wears the shoulder straps of a… (465-301) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR COPPER “DRUM” CANTEEN

CIVIL WAR COPPER “DRUM” CANTEEN

From Auburn, ME, Post No. 47, GAR collection. Non-regulation canteen, most likely a Confederate “trophy” brought back from the war. Small in circular size, 5.25 x 1.875” in depth. Three piece… (377-11) SOLD. Learn More »

BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

Bullet embedded in a large piece of wood. The wood measures approximately 12” x 4 ½”. Bullet is visible and appears to be a CS Gardner’s Patent Minie ball. Recovered from an unknown location on… (R22549) SOLD. Learn More »

ENGRAVED APOTHECARY MEDICINAL BOTTLE

ENGRAVED APOTHECARY MEDICINAL BOTTLE

Clear bottle with glass stopper has engraved measurements on side. Very good condition with no chips or cracks in the glass, just three small dings near the bottom of the jar. Measures 8 ¼’ tall x… (14-1798) SOLD. Learn More »

$90.00
SOLD

ENGRAVED WINE DECANTER WITH STOPPER, CIRCA 1840-60

ENGRAVED WINE DECANTER WITH STOPPER, CIRCA 1840-60

Bottle measures 11” tall and 3” at the base. Original cork stopper with silver-toned cap and ring is present. Bottle has beautiful etching of grapes and flowers surrounding the word, “WINE”.… (14-1797) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

STONEWARE WHISKEY JUG

STONEWARE WHISKEY JUG

This handled stoneware jug measures 7 ½” tall x 3” wide at the base. Top is stamped with, “SCOTCH WHISKEY”. Original cork stopper is present. Jug dates to circa 1850- 1880. Nice golden color… (14-1795) SOLD. Learn More »

$82.00
SOLD

STONEWARE BRANDY JUG

STONEWARE BRANDY JUG

This handled stoneware jug measures 7 ½” tall x 3” wide at the base. Top is stamped with, “BRANDY”. Original cork stopper is present. Jug dates to circa 1850- 1880. Nice golden color with… (14-1796) SOLD. Learn More »

$82.00
SOLD

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF PUPPY

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF PUPPY

This is a full view of a puppy who is lying on a patterned blanket. Image is clear with good contrast. Some light oxidation has occurred. Image comes housed in full pressed paper case, which is in… (894-31) SOLD. Learn More »

LARGE CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

LARGE CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

Four sided, aqua colored cathedral style bottle measures 11 ½” high and 3 ½” at the base. Each side has a beautifully embossed design. This is one of the most typical bottles found in Civil War… (14-1793) SOLD. Learn More »

NICE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD PHOTOGRAPH BY BATTLEFIELD PHOTOGRAPHER WILLIAM H. TIPTON

NICE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD PHOTOGRAPH BY BATTLEFIELD PHOTOGRAPHER WILLIAM H. TIPTON

Taken from East Cemetery Hill near Wainwright and Slocum Ave. intersection. There are five men in front of a small horse carriage with two white horses. We have seen several of these men in photos… (635-119) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

RAILROAD TRACK ANVIL FROM APPOMATTOX

RAILROAD TRACK ANVIL FROM APPOMATTOX

Iron section of rail is marked, “1865 SOUTHSIDE RAIL ROAD, APPOMATTOX VA. STATION”. Front and back of anvil are smooth, while top, bottom and sides are rough with pitting. Bottom has slight… (526-35) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE

CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE

This breech-loading 2nd Model Maynard carbine was the invention of Doctor Edward Maynard from New Jersey who patented his first model carbine in 1851. The U.S. Ordnance Department contracted for over… (218-487) SOLD. Learn More »

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

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

Confederate 12 pounder spherical case shot complete with a lead side loader plug and a brass fuse adapter that would have taken a paper time fuse. Ball shows practically no surface rust and was… (R21783) SOLD. Learn More »

LEFAUCHEUX 12MM PINFIRE REVOLVER

LEFAUCHEUX 12MM PINFIRE REVOLVER

Presented here is a M1854 12mm Lefaucheux pinfire. Handgun was designed and produced by the highly-acclaimed inventor of European firearms, Eugene Lefaucheux. Referred to as the Model 1854, the… (172-4236) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY RARE SPENCER RIFLE SOCKET BAYONET

VERY RARE SPENCER RIFLE SOCKET BAYONET

Hard to find 1st Type. Distinctive squared off shoulder. Less than 2000 made. 18 ½” blade length made them too long by ½” to fit the standard M1855 scabbards. The Bay State Tool Company was… (172-3641) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR RUBY GLASS WITH MASONIC SYMBOL

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR RUBY GLASS WITH MASONIC SYMBOL

Beautiful ruby glass has the Masonic symbol of the compass with letter, “G” and, “GETTYSBURG 1863” etched on the side. Bottom is clear cut glass. Excellent condition with no chips or… (M25362) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

US MODEL 1849 COLT POCKET PERCUSSION REVOLVER

US MODEL 1849 COLT POCKET PERCUSSION REVOLVER

Nice, untouched .31 caliber revolver with a 6 inch barrel length. Manufactured in 1862. All matching serial numbers “49686” indicates a production date in 1862. This Colt handgun features a 6 inch… (906-15) SOLD. Learn More »

.44 CALIBER COLT PISTOL BULLET MOLD, RECOVERED FROM SHERFY FARM, GETTYSBURG

.44 CALIBER COLT PISTOL BULLET MOLD, RECOVERED FROM SHERFY FARM, GETTYSBURG

Hinged, plier-handled mold measuring 5” in length. Exhibits a dark patina, with nicks & light pitting.  Two interior molds: one for a lead ball, the other for a conical bullet. Both clean.… (173-2271) SOLD. Learn More »

$325.00
Originally $395.00


SOLD

DISPLAY BOX OF BULLETS FROM PICKETT’S CHARGE - ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

DISPLAY BOX OF BULLETS FROM PICKETT’S CHARGE - ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

This display box contains bullets and shell fragments all found in the area of Pickett’s Charge by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg… (173-2206) SOLD. Learn More »

$185.00
Originally $225.00


SOLD

BOX OF RELICS RECOVERED FROM THE AREA OF PICKETT’S CHARGE

BOX OF RELICS RECOVERED FROM THE AREA OF PICKETT’S CHARGE

Relics recovered on Pickett’s Charge field by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (173-2202) SOLD. Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $125.00


SOLD

DISPLAY BOX OF RELICS FROM PICKETT’S CHARGE - ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

DISPLAY BOX OF RELICS FROM PICKETT’S CHARGE - ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

Relics recovered on Pickett’s Charge field by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (173-2200) SOLD. Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $275.00


SOLD

INFANTRY OFFICER INSIGNIA

INFANTRY OFFICER INSIGNIA

This white metal hat or cap insignia has nice detail and measures approx. 2” wide x 1 ¼” inch high. Reverse has one attachment hook present. Patina is semi-bright with some darkened areas and… (172-4329) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD WITH POSSIBLE BULLET STRUCK GRIP

MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD WITH POSSIBLE BULLET STRUCK GRIP

Although impossible to say for sure but lodged in the grip appears to be a small lead slug. Sword has a sharkskin covered grip with fancy twisted brass wire. Sharkshin is worn down at several spots… (870-29) SOLD. Learn More »

C. 1840-45 ARTILLERY OR STAFF OFFICER’S EAGLEHEAD POMMEL SWORD

C. 1840-45 ARTILLERY OR STAFF OFFICER’S EAGLEHEAD POMMEL SWORD

Bone grip with fancy twisted brass wire wrap. Guard with crudely cast panoply of arms. Ferrule at base of grip with leaf design. Shell style guard with patriotic American eagle with shield in center… (344-2573) SOLD. Learn More »

THE ADAMS SENTINEL. GETTYSBURG. PA, SEPTEMBER 8, 1863

THE ADAMS SENTINEL. GETTYSBURG. PA, SEPTEMBER 8, 1863

Vol. LXIII. 4 pp. [rag paper], 7 columns, measuring 25 x 19”. Exhibits light to medium chipping at the extremities, and along vertical and horizontal fold-lines, while remaining intact. Also patches… (453-36) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

SABRE STROKES OF THE PENNSYLVANIA DRAGOONS IN THE WAR OF 1861-1865 (7TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER CAVALRY)

SABRE STROKES OF THE PENNSYLVANIA DRAGOONS IN THE WAR OF 1861-1865 (7TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER CAVALRY)

By T.F. Dornblaser. Published by the Lutheran Publication Society, Philadelphia: 1884. Front eps, owner book-stamp: “R. A. Weaver”, also [in pencil] “W.D. Alexander/ Topeka/ Kansas”. 264 pp.,… (897-40) SOLD. Learn More »

THE CHARGE OF THE EIGHTH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY AT CHANCELLORSVILLE

THE CHARGE OF THE EIGHTH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY AT CHANCELLORSVILLE

By Pennock Huey. Published by Porter and Coates., Philadelphia: 1885. 2nd Edition. Front eps, owner book-stamp: “R.A. Weaver”. 114 pp., ills., map, addenda. In blue cloth, 7.75 x 5.25, w/gilt… (897-41) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

STORIES OF THE CONFEDERACY

STORIES OF THE CONFEDERACY

Edited by U. R. Brooks. Published by the State Company, Columbia, SC. 1912. Ex-lib. Front eps, owner stamp: “R.A. Weaver”. 410 pp., ills. Dark brown, blind stamped glazed cloth, 9.25 x 6.5”,… (897-95) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

THE SOUTHERN SIDE; OR, ANDERSONVILLE PRISON

THE SOUTHERN SIDE; OR, ANDERSONVILLE PRISON

By R. Randolph Stevenson, M.D., formerly Chief Surgeon of the Confederate States Military Prison Hospitals, Andersonville, GA. Published by Turnbull Brothers, Baltimore, MD, 1876. Front eps, owner… (897-54) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

US M1861 “SN & WTC” CONTRACT RIFLE MUSKET

US M1861 “SN & WTC” CONTRACT RIFLE MUSKET

Untouched original Civil War longarm in .58 caliber manufactured by “S. Norris and W. T. Clement” in Springfield, MA. All gun metal has dark patina with the surface smooth with areas of light… (173-2157) SOLD. Learn More »

IDENTIFIED SOLDIER’S PRAYER BOOK

IDENTIFIED SOLDIER’S PRAYER BOOK

The 1861 “Handy Book for the U.S. Soldier” was the Union Army's first attempt to replace the Hardee's manual of tactics.  They didn’t want to use a tactics book written by a Confederate… (344-2827) SOLD. Learn More »

IDENTIFIED GROUP, 126TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY / P.O.W.

IDENTIFIED GROUP, 126TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY / P.O.W.

This group consists of three photos, a handmade spoon, and a soldier’s identification disc. The soldier was Allen C. McGrath of Chambersburg, PA.  The three images are all post-Civil War era. Two… (M25131) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE ORIGINAL COPY OF THE HISTORY OF COMPANY A, 37TH BATTALION VIRGINIA CAVALRY

RARE ORIGINAL COPY OF THE HISTORY OF COMPANY A, 37TH BATTALION VIRGINIA CAVALRY

Full title is “COMPANY A, 37TH BATTALION VIRGINIA CAVALRY C.S.A.: A HISTORY OF ITS ORGANIZATION AND SERVICE IN THE WAR BETWEEN THE STATES 1861-1865.”  Volume was written by Captain George T.… (897-197) SOLD. Learn More »

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

Regulation tan paper cartridge for the .58 caliber rifled musket. This is the typical "minie ball" cartridge of the American Civil War. Known as the "regulation" or "American military" style of… (490-899) SOLD. Learn More »

$70.00
SOLD

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

Regulation tan paper cartridge for the .58 caliber rifled musket. This is the typical "minie ball" cartridge of the American Civil War. Known as the "regulation" or "American military" style of… (490-906) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

REGULATION 1861 CARTRIDGE BOX AND SLING – WITH PLATES

REGULATION 1861 CARTRIDGE BOX AND SLING – WITH PLATES

This cartridge box is the "Pattern 1861", it was ornamented with a brass "US" boxplate.  It has two inside flaps covering the tins and the front implement pouch.  Belt straps are centered, sewn and… (490-1010) SOLD. Learn More »

ROLL OF MAYNARD TAPE PRIMERS

ROLL OF MAYNARD TAPE PRIMERS

An opened roll, complete. Great for display. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM. FOR OUR… (M24680) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

.52 CALIBER SHARPS & HANKINS CARTRIDGE

.52 CALIBER SHARPS & HANKINS CARTRIDGE

Non-dug cartridge for First Model Sharps & Hankins carbine. Self-contained rimfire cartridge with copper case. No headstamp. Until recently this round was mistakenly thought to be for the Ballard… (853-117) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

.44 CALIBER HAZARD CARTRIDGE

.44 CALIBER HAZARD CARTRIDGE

Cartridge for .44 caliber Army revolver made by Hazard Powder Company.  These were made under the three Doremus & Budd patents of 1862, using a moulded powder cake glued to the bullet and then… (490-533) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

RARE BRITISH 1” NORDENFELT CARTRIDGE

RARE BRITISH 1” NORDENFELT CARTRIDGE

The 1-inch Nordenfelt gun was an early rapid-firing light gun intended to defend larger warships against the new small fast-moving torpedo boats in the late 1870s to the early 1880s. The steel bullet… (172-4124) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN WAR MERIT CROSS WITH SWORDS, 2ND CLASS (WITH MISMATCHED RIBBON)

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN WAR MERIT CROSS WITH SWORDS, 2ND CLASS (WITH MISMATCHED RIBBON)

This German medal is the War Merit Cross with Swords 2nd Class.  The ribbon on this example is incorrect; the ribbon is for an Iron Cross, 2nd Class.  The correct ribbon for the War Merit Cross has… (889-131) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

AMES MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO 56TH NEW YORK OFFICER

AMES MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO 56TH NEW YORK OFFICER

Original Civil War Model 1850 foot officer’s sword sold by the Ames Manufacturing Company of Chicopee, Massachusetts. Sword is in good condition and is identified to Captain William M. Burnett of… (259-23) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. MODEL 1851 OFFICER’S SWORD BELT PLATE, RECOVERED FROM THE WILDERNESS

U.S. MODEL 1851 OFFICER’S SWORD BELT PLATE, RECOVERED FROM THE WILDERNESS

This relic belt plate was recovered from the Wilderness Battlefield in Virginia in 1974. Name of relic hunter with documentation is on stickers on the reverse. Face of plate features a spread-winged… (889-97) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA HANDLED TIN POT WITH COPPER BOTTOM

CIVIL WAR ERA HANDLED TIN POT WITH COPPER BOTTOM

Pot measures 5 ¼” at the base x 4” high x 4 ¼’ at the top. Small brass just under top rim with maker’s name, “WECHSLER & ABRAHAM, WARRANTED, BROOKLYN, N.Y.”.  Handle measures 5”… (172-4014) SOLD. Learn More »

SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL TO PVT. LUTHER McILVAIN OF CO. G, 101ST PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL TO PVT. LUTHER McILVAIN OF CO. G, 101ST PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

Colorful testimonial “presented by Comrade McIlwain to his wife Mattie E. and daughter Bertha K. Dettinger Aug 1909”. Meas. 22” x 28”. Very fine condition in the original walnut stained frame.… (30-2033) SOLD. Learn More »

SAILOR’S SAIL REPAIR BOX

SAILOR’S SAIL REPAIR BOX

Here is an old wood box filled with needles, awls, threads, and more. The box measures 8 ¾” x 5 ¼” x 2 ¾”.  The lid has beveled edges on three sides and slides in a groove to close. The… (853-26) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CANISTER PLATE AND BALLS FROM GETTYSBURG, DANNER MUSEUM COLLECTION

RELIC CANISTER PLATE AND BALLS FROM GETTYSBURG, DANNER MUSEUM COLLECTION

This is a group of relic canister balls with a canister plate.  All are iron with dirt and surface rust and recovered at Gettysburg. These were fired from a US or CS 12-pounder Napoleon cannon. The… (R22456) SOLD. Learn More »

MINIATURE SOLDIER DISPLAY OF THE 1ST TEXAS IN THE CORNFIELD AT ANTIETAM

MINIATURE SOLDIER DISPLAY OF THE 1ST TEXAS IN THE CORNFIELD AT ANTIETAM

Wooden base has twenty-eight miniature soldiers representing the 1st Texas fighting at the Battle of Antietam/Sharpsburg in Miller’s cornfield. Soldier in the front is leading the other men with a… (516-269) SOLD. Learn More »

PAINTED CANTEEN IDENTIFIED TO 20TH MAINE SOLDIER

PAINTED CANTEEN IDENTIFIED TO 20TH MAINE SOLDIER

Item is a Model 1858 smoothside canteen minus the cover, sling and cork stopper. The spout and all three sling keepers are present. The entire body of the canteen is painted black with the spout and… (377-09) SOLD. Learn More »

REMINGTON-MAYNARD TAPE CONVERSION RIFLED-MUSKET

REMINGTON-MAYNARD TAPE CONVERSION RIFLED-MUSKET

This heavy, full-stock, percussion cap and ball, .69 caliber, rifled musket was originally a M1816 type 2 or type 3 musket. It was altered by the Frankford Arsenal with new Maynard Type primer locks… (173-2160) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,100.00
Originally $1,350.00


SOLD

C. 1740 HESSIAN BAYONET

C. 1740 HESSIAN BAYONET

Unusual extension on locking space at the end of the mortise. Socket meas. 3 5/16” and is marked “No 98”. Multi-sided neck. Blade meas. 11 ½” and 1” wide. Overall length is 16”. Inside… (377-23) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLY 3RD MODEL BROWN BESS BAYONET

EARLY 3RD MODEL BROWN BESS BAYONET

Socket measures 4” long. Blade length 17”. Blade width 1 1/8”. OA – 21 5/8. Socket marked “F/9” and blade is maker marked “DAWES”. Nice patina and condition. … (377-14) SOLD. Learn More »

UNDERWOOD & UNDERWOOD STEREOVIEW – DEVIL’S DEN

UNDERWOOD & UNDERWOOD STEREOVIEW – DEVIL’S DEN

View is mounted on gray stock with “UNDERWOOD & UNDERWOOD” and publishing information on the edges. Caption reads “Devil’s Den – Confederate Sharp-shooters stronghold  - 67 dead found… (P13606) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

UNDERWOOD & UNDERWOOD STEREOVIEW OF “WALL WHERE TIDE TURNED WITH PICKETT’S BLOODY REPULSE”

UNDERWOOD & UNDERWOOD STEREOVIEW OF “WALL WHERE TIDE TURNED WITH PICKETT’S BLOODY REPULSE”

View is mounted on gray stock with “UNDERWOOD & UNDERWOOD” and publishing information on the edges. Caption reads “Where the terrific battle raged – wall where tide turned with Pickett’s… (P13603) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CDV OF A WHITE CAT

CDV OF A WHITE CAT

Image of a white cat with a ribbon or collar around its neck, lying on a dark piece of fabric. BM: J.C. RICHARDSON / 120 Hanover Street / BOSTON.   Overall in very good condition; corners clipped,… (894-91) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

UNALTERED M1808 STATE CONTRACT FLINTLOCK MUSKET BY LEMUEL POMEROY

UNALTERED M1808 STATE CONTRACT FLINTLOCK MUSKET BY LEMUEL POMEROY

A distinctive early specimen of the so-called Model 1808 contract musket made by L. Pomeroy & Company of Pittsfield, Massachusetts. This type of state contract musket, often referred to as the… (173-2159) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,950.00
Originally $2,250.00


SOLD

M1816 HARPERS FERRY MUSKET ALTERED TO PERCUSSION

M1816 HARPERS FERRY MUSKET ALTERED TO PERCUSSION

This Model 1816 Harpers Ferry .69 caliber smoothbore musket was altered from flintlock to percussion with a ‘cone-in’ conversion. In good condition, the single-shot musket has had all its gunmetal… (173-2190) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,650.00
Originally $1,950.00


SOLD

MODEL 1841 MISSISSIPPI TRYON MUSKET DATED 1844

MODEL 1841 MISSISSIPPI TRYON MUSKET DATED 1844

The barrel on this weapon was originally finished brown but is now semi-bright with light scattered mottling and light pitting at the breech. There are also light scattered spots of oxidation… (173-2156) SOLD. Learn More »

$2,500.00
Originally $2,925.00


SOLD

RELIC US 3” HOTCHKISS FUSE ADAPTER FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC US 3” HOTCHKISS FUSE ADAPTER FROM GETTYSBURG

Brass Hotchkiss fuse adapter measuring approximately 2 3/8” long. From a fired shell. Head is flanged with a screwdriver slot and measures about 1 1/8” in diameter. Threads run about 1/2” down… (R21985) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE – LEE’S HQ MUSEUM

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE – LEE’S HQ MUSEUM

Regulation tan paper cartridge for the .58 caliber rifled musket. This specimen comes from the Lee’s Headquarters Museum and was reportedly picked up in the Wheatfield here at Gettysburg. This is… (173-2941) SOLD. Learn More »

SOUTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL BUTTON

SOUTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL BUTTON

Vest size (18mm).  Backmark: “HORSTMANN & ALLIEN . N . Y”.  Straight, round shank with VF+ condition face.  [jet] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (344-2985) SOLD. Learn More »

CABINET CARD – CLARENCE A. BRACKETT, 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY, 17th VERMONT INFANTRY

CABINET CARD – CLARENCE A. BRACKETT, 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY, 17th VERMONT INFANTRY

Post-war bust view in coat & vest, with an ascot-type striped tie. A pin with a chain is attached to his tie; another pin is on his vest. Printed on the bottom border of the mount is, “CLARENCE… (P13757) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

MILLER MODEL 1861 .58 CALIBER CONVERSION

MILLER MODEL 1861 .58 CALIBER CONVERSION

William H. and George W. Miller designed and patented the design of the Miller conversion. The Meridian Manufacturing Company altered 2,000 model-1861 muskets, mostly Parker’s Snow & Co.,… (172-4280) SOLD. Learn More »

McCLELLAN 1864 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION PIN

McCLELLAN 1864 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION PIN

This is a political pin from the 1864 presidential election. Made up for General McClellan supporters. This is constructed using a gem-sized paper image housed in a small brass mat. The matted photo… (M25344) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

US NAVY PASS BOX FOR 32-PDR

US NAVY PASS BOX FOR 32-PDR

Pass boxes were used by the gunner to carry live artillery-cartridges from a magazine to the piece. This pass box is a leather cylinder, with a lid, and has a leather sling. The sling is one piece… (853-85) SOLD. Learn More »

REMINISCENCES OF TWO YEARS IN THE U.S. NAVY

REMINISCENCES OF TWO YEARS IN THE U.S. NAVY

By John M. Batten, B.E., M.D.. Late Acting Assistant Surgeon, United States Navy. Published by the Author, Inquirer Printing and Publishing Co., 1881. Blue glazed blind-stamped cloth, 7.5 x 5.25”,… (897-46) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

LIBBY LIFE: EXPERIENCES OF A PRISONER OF WAR IN RICHMOND, VA., 1863-64

LIBBY LIFE: EXPERIENCES OF A PRISONER OF WAR IN RICHMOND, VA., 1863-64

By Lieutenant Colonel F.F. Cavada—[an officer of the 114th PA Infy, captured at Gettysburg, July 2nd1863] Published by King & Baird, Philadelphia: 1864. Front eps presentation, in ink: “R. D.… (897-50) SOLD. Learn More »

$90.00
SOLD

SIGNATURE OF GENERAL GEORGE STONEMAN

SIGNATURE OF GENERAL GEORGE STONEMAN

Signature was clipped from a letter or report signed by Stoneman. Reads, “GEORGE STONEMAN, CAPT.2. CAVLY., COMMANDING” It is marked in pencil, “1860”. Paper measures approx. 4” x 1… (846-54) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

FULL STANDING SIGNED CDV OF JOHN BURNS, THE HERO OF GETTYSBURG

FULL STANDING SIGNED CDV OF JOHN BURNS, THE HERO OF GETTYSBURG

One of the more often seen poses of John Burns. The old fellow is standing by a balustrade with his rifle in the crook of his left arm. His right arm is by his side. Burns is shown wearing his usual… (846-74) SOLD. Learn More »

‘ELI WHITNEY’ SECOND CONTRACT M1822 CONVERSION, DATED 1836

‘ELI WHITNEY’ SECOND CONTRACT M1822 CONVERSION, DATED 1836

This longarm is a U.S. government ‘second contract’ model 1822 flintlock musket altered to percussion in 1836. In fair to good overall condition, the musket was product of the Connecticut firm of… (173-2153) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,150.00
Originally $1,325.00


SOLD

TOWER-MARKED BRITISH ENFIELD PATTERN 1856 PERCUSSION RIFLE-MUSKET ID’D TO JOSEPH STOUT, 32ND PENNSYLVANIA VOUNTEER INFANTRY

TOWER-MARKED BRITISH ENFIELD PATTERN 1856 PERCUSSION RIFLE-MUSKET ID’D TO JOSEPH STOUT, 32ND PENNSYLVANIA VOUNTEER INFANTRY

This Pattern 1853 rifle-musket is one of over 500,000 Enfield Pattern 1853 muskets purchased / imported by the US Ordnance Department during the Civil War.  Longarm is identified to Joseph Stout, a… (173-2819) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,000.00
Originally $3,500.00


SOLD

GETTYSBURG 75TH ANNIVERSARY SILVER COIN

GETTYSBURG 75TH ANNIVERSARY SILVER COIN

Silver coin features an image of both a Union and Confederate soldier, surrounded by the words, “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, BLUE AND GRAY REUNION”. Reverse has images of both the U.S. flag and… (M25357) SOLD. Learn More »

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

The leather throughout the box is pliable allowing the flap to open. Moderate wear, cracking, and loss of surface finish on outer flap. The outer flap has a faint oval inspector’s stamp and has… (490-1029) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF THE WAR OF THE REBELLION (MOLLUS PAPERS)

PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF THE WAR OF THE REBELLION (MOLLUS PAPERS)

Edited by James Grant Wilson. Published by the New York Commandery of the Loyal Legion of the United States, New York: 1891. Front eps, owner bookplate: R.A. Weaver. 390 pp., ills. In green glazed… (897-87) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

US CAVALRY CARBINE SWIVEL

US CAVALRY CARBINE SWIVEL

This swivel is in excellent condition, with all parts moving freely and no rust. The spring is fully functional. Maker’s mark on inside of clip reads, “O.B. NORTH & CO. NEW HAVEN CT”. They… (286-280) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

FULL BOX OF 12MM PERRIN REVOLVER CARTRIDGES

FULL BOX OF 12MM PERRIN REVOLVER CARTRIDGES

Very rare full box of cartridges for the Perrin revolver. Round, pasteboard box containing 25 cartridges. Cartridges were manufactured by Charles Fusnot and Company. The Perrin revolver and its unique… (172-4101) SOLD. Learn More »

ANDERSONVILLE: A STORY OF REBEL MILITARY PRISONS…A PRIVATE SOLDIER’S EXPERIENCE

ANDERSONVILLE: A STORY OF REBEL MILITARY PRISONS…A PRIVATE SOLDIER’S EXPERIENCE

By John McElroy, Late of Co. L, 16th Ill. Cav. Published by D.R. Locke, Toledo, OH: 1879. Rebound spine [w/original spine label] & endpapers. Front eps, owner’s bookplate: R.A. Weaver. 654 pp.,… (897-47) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

12-PDR. SPHERICAL BORMANN SHELL FROM ANTIETAM

12-PDR. SPHERICAL BORMANN SHELL FROM ANTIETAM

This is an early battlefield recovery from West Main Street in Sharpsburg, MD.  Iron cannonball with no fuse or under plug.  Iron is in excellent condition with smooth surface and dark brown… (R22469) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1859 CIVIL WAR SPUR

MODEL 1859 CIVIL WAR SPUR

This is a single, non-dug Cavalry spur. Cast of brass with an iron rowel. Rowel has surface rust and still spins. This is the type of spur without the channel around the inside at the heel. Beautiful… (516-264) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

MODEL 1859 CIVIL WAR SPUR

MODEL 1859 CIVIL WAR SPUR

This is a single, non-dug Cavalry spur. Cast of brass with an iron rowel. Rowel has surface rust and still spins. This is the type of spur with a shallow channel running around the inside at the heel.… (516-262) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CLAY INK JAR

CLAY INK JAR

Clay jar measures 6 ½” high x 2 ½” across the base. Jar has a nice golden color with some crackling and variations typical of handmade pottery.  Very good condition with no cracks or… (883-208) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

INSTRUCTIONS FOR ARTILLERY

INSTRUCTIONS FOR ARTILLERY

Prepared by a Board of Artillery Officers. Published by J. B. Lippincott & Co., Philadelphia: 1860. Rebound. Original eps, with penciled inscription: “This book belongs to NY Arty.” Also, new… (897-67) SOLD. Learn More »

RECOLLECTIONS OF THOMAS D. DUNCAN, A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER (FORREST’S CAVALRY)

RECOLLECTIONS OF THOMAS D. DUNCAN, A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER (FORREST’S CAVALRY)

By Thomas D. Duncan. Published by McQuiddy Publishing Company, Nashville, TN: 1922.  213 pp. Brown wraps, 5.25 x 7.25”, black lettered cover. Exhibits light chipping round the margins. Else VG,… (897-97) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

BRITISH PATTERN M1856 ENFIELD CAVALRY PERCUSSION CARBINE

BRITISH PATTERN M1856 ENFIELD CAVALRY PERCUSSION CARBINE

The Model 1856 Pattern Enfield cavalry carbine was originally designed for the British East India Company and later saw service with the horsemen of the India Native Forces, aka the Bengal Lancers.… (173-2682) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,350.00
Originally $1,695.00


SOLD

CIVIL WAR US MODEL 1851 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD BELT WITH PLATE

CIVIL WAR US MODEL 1851 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD BELT WITH PLATE

Black leather belt is supple with some light crazing and peeling. Belt has reinforced back with brass buckle for hanging the drop. There is also a stitched leather tab which has torn. All other… (173-2675) SOLD. Learn More »

$425.00
Originally $495.00


SOLD

MODEL 1840 PATTERN UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS NCO SWORD BY ROBY

MODEL 1840 PATTERN UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS NCO SWORD BY ROBY

Sword is minus the scabbard and meas. approx. 30.50 inches long from pommel to point. The blade meas. approx. 24.75 inches long with a dark surface. There is a central stopped fuller that meas.… (344-2517) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL, DATED 1859 AMES MODEL 1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

ORIGINAL, DATED 1859 AMES MODEL 1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

Here is a pre-Civil War Ames saber specimen and forerunner of the type issued to Federal horsemen during the War. Produced by the Chicopee, Massachusetts firm of Ames Sword Company, this weapon is the… (172-4277) SOLD. Learn More »

GOOD CONDITION, BRITISH PATTERN 1856 SERGEANT’S MODEL TWO-BAND PERCUSSION RIFLE

GOOD CONDITION, BRITISH PATTERN 1856 SERGEANT’S MODEL TWO-BAND PERCUSSION RIFLE

This original English short rifle is a British Pattern 1856 Sergeant’s Model in very good condition.  This specimen is a .577 caliber, muzzleloader that measures 48¾” long and fitted with a… (173-2683) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,650.00
Originally $1,950.00


SOLD

EXCELLENT CONDITION MODEL 1835/1840 .69 SOCKET BAYONET

EXCELLENT CONDITION MODEL 1835/1840 .69 SOCKET BAYONET

Bayonet is in unissued condition. All metal surfaces are bright and clean. Blade flat has fine “US” stamping. Locking ring is a little tight but works… (172-3808) SOLD. Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $525.00


SOLD

THE DIARY OF GIDEON WELLES, 3 VOLUMES, BOXED

THE DIARY OF GIDEON WELLES, 3 VOLUMES, BOXED

Published By Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston: 1911. 549, 653 671 pp., ills. In black glazed cloth, 6.25 x 9.25”, w/gilt cover & spine trim and lettering. All three volumes exhibit very slight wear… (897-62) SOLD. Learn More »

$80.00
SOLD

WORLD WAR ONE USMC BAND SHEET MUSIC BOX

WORLD WAR ONE USMC BAND SHEET MUSIC BOX

This rectangular wooden box has an outside measurement of approx. 17.75 inches long x 12.00 inches high x 6.25 inches wide. The narrow side panels are dovetailed into the bottom board while the wider… (344-2967) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED UNITED CONFEDERATE VETERANS FLAG

FRAMED UNITED CONFEDERATE VETERANS FLAG

While this flag was not actually used in battle, it is the next best thing, as it was used by the Confederate veterans themselves at the U.C.V. camp meetings and reunions. Flag is made of a… (814-48) SOLD. Learn More »

JAMES WARNER POCKET MODEL REVOLVER

JAMES WARNER POCKET MODEL REVOLVER

This is a .28 caliber, six-shot percussion revolver. Three-inch round barrel. Top of frame is stamped “JAMES WARNER SPRINGFIELD, MASS. U.S.A.” All gun metal is clean and bears a light gray color.… (740-65) SOLD. Learn More »

JAMES WARNER POCKET MODEL REVOLVER

JAMES WARNER POCKET MODEL REVOLVER

This is a .30 caliber, five-shot rimfire cartridge revolver. Three-inch round barrel. The cylinder is stamped “WARNER’S PATENT 1857”. All gun metal is clean. Traces of original bluing remain on… (740-64) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a very nice leather percussion cap pouch. The leather throughout the box is slightly stiff but flexible enough in the right places allowing the flaps to open. Light wear from rubbing and minor… (490-1022) SOLD. Learn More »

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a nice leather US percussion cap pouch. The leather throughout the box is flexible and allows the flaps to open. Light wear from rubbing and moderate cracking to surface finish. The outer flap… (490-1032) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

G.A.R. MEMORIAL DAY SERVICES FLIER, 1905

G.A.R. MEMORIAL DAY SERVICES FLIER, 1905

Framed paper reads, “MEMORIAL DAY SERVICES, Ketcham Post, No. 88, G.A.R. Wappingars Falls, N.Y., Tuesday, May 30th, 1905. Measures 4 ½” x 6”. Paper has yellowed with age and has chips around… (890-153) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CIVILIAN MAN

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CIVILIAN MAN

This is a three-quarter seated view of a man who is wearing a dark colored frock coat, pants, vest and white shirt with cravat. Some light oxidation has occurred on the image. Image is clear and has… (516-231) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF YOUNG CIVILIAN MAN

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF YOUNG CIVILIAN MAN

This is a waist-up seated view of a man who is wearing a dark colored frock coat, white shirt and checkered cravat with pin. Some light oxidation has occurred on the image. Image is clear and has good… (516-232) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

IDENTIFIED SOLDIER’S PRAYER BOOK

IDENTIFIED SOLDIER’S PRAYER BOOK

Small soldier’s prayer book, approximately 3” x 4 ½” and 63 pages.  Published by the Protestant Episcopal Book Society in Philadelphia. Paper covers show moderate wear just from age and use.… (897-120) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

US .58 CALIBER MINIE BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

US .58 CALIBER MINIE BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

This bullet was found in the Confederate reserve area of the first day on the Gettysburg Battlefield. Accompanied by digger's tag. From the collection of Ron Miller, brother of noted Gettysburg relic… (30-1882) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

SHELL FRAGMENT FOUND ON CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

SHELL FRAGMENT FOUND ON CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

U.S 2.9 inch, 10 pound Parrott base. This shell fragment was recovered from the north side of Culp’s Hill on the Gettysburg Battlefield. Fragment measures 2 ¾” at highest point x 2.9” at the… (R21938) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

EARLY COLT TYPE EAGLE POWDER FLASK

EARLY COLT TYPE EAGLE POWDER FLASK

Brass powder flask features an eagle design on each side. Spout has a working lever. Body of flask measures approximately 3 ¾” long. Surface has some minor dings. Patina is semi-bright with… (30-2023) SOLD. Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, MARCH 22, 1862 – MONITOR & MERRIMAC

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, MARCH 22, 1862 – MONITOR & MERRIMAC

Vol. VI.—No. 273. 16 pp. [177-192], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features story/portrait of “Lieutenant Worden, U.S.N., Commanding the… (490-865) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY DATED FEBRUARY 13, 1864 – MOBILE BLOCKADE; GETTYSBURG

HARPER’S WEEKLY DATED FEBRUARY 13, 1864 – MOBILE BLOCKADE; GETTYSBURG

Vol. VIII—No. 372. 16 pp. [97-112], 4 columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. The front cover features a glorious full page illustration of the Union blockade off Mobile,… (490-864) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY DATED JUNE 15, 1861 – COL. ELMER ELLSWORTH

HARPER’S WEEKLY DATED JUNE 15, 1861 – COL. ELMER ELLSWORTH

Vol. V—No. 253. 16pp., [369-384], with numerous illustrations. The front cover features a montage of three illustrations depicting the Marshall House in Alexandria, and the shooting scene in which… (868-39) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CIVIL WAR SHOULDER EPAULETTE

RELIC CIVIL WAR SHOULDER EPAULETTE

This is a single, excavated Civil War shoulder epaulette. Stamped brass. Recovered out of the Neuse River in front of Fort Spinola near New Bern, North Carolina. Since this piece was recovered from… (889-85) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

SHIPWRECK RECOVERED US BELT BUCKLE

SHIPWRECK RECOVERED US BELT BUCKLE

This relic is a “US” enlistedman’s belt buckle. Only the lead remains, the brass face and belt hooks deteriorated in the ocean long ago. This is a lesser example from this wreck site since there… (883-37) SOLD. Learn More »

SHIPWRECK RECOVERED US BELT BUCKLE

SHIPWRECK RECOVERED US BELT BUCKLE

This relic is a “US” enlistedman’s belt buckle. Only the lead remains, the brass face and belt hooks deteriorated in the ocean long ago. This is an excellent example from this wreck site since… (883-38) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED CONFEDERATE $500 BOND

FRAMED CONFEDERATE $500 BOND

Archivally framed Confederate bearer bond issued during the war to finance the Southern cause. Bond measures 12 3/4” x 13 1/4”, frame measures 16 ½” x 20 ½”. The bond is held with Archival… (173-2689) SOLD. Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $250.00


SOLD

FRAMED CONFEDERATE $1000 BOND

FRAMED CONFEDERATE $1000 BOND

Archivally framed Confederate bearer bond issued during the war to finance the Southern cause. Bond measures 13 3/4” x 12 ¼”, frame measures 17” x 21”. The bond is held with Archival Hinge… (173-2692) SOLD. Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $250.00


SOLD

FRAMED CONFEDERATE $500 BOND

FRAMED CONFEDERATE $500 BOND

Archivally framed Confederate bearer bond issued during the war to finance the Southern cause. Bond measures 12 5/8” x 13 3/4”, frame measures 17” x 21”. The bond is held with Archival Hinge… (173-2690) SOLD. Learn More »

$200.00
Originally $225.00


SOLD

<i>A MANUAL OF MILITARY SURGERY, PREPARED FOR USE OF THE CONFEDERATE ARMY</i>, ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON SAMPSON COX, ROCKBRIDGE ARTILLERY

A MANUAL OF MILITARY SURGERY, PREPARED FOR USE OF THE CONFEDERATE ARMY, ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON SAMPSON COX, ROCKBRIDGE ARTILLERY

Published By Order of the Surgeon-General. Printed by Ayres & Wade, Richmond: 1863. Front eps inscription in ink: “To Asst. Surgeon Sampson Cox, / Poages Batt. Artillery.” Wraps, with marbled… (801-544) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED KEY TO THE CYCLORAMA PAINTING OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

FRAMED KEY TO THE CYCLORAMA PAINTING OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

The Battle of Gettysburg painting also known as the Gettysburg Cyclorama was painted by French artist Paul Philippoteaux, depicting Pickett’s Charge, the fury of the final Confederate assault on the… (889-92) SOLD. Learn More »

COLLAPSIBLE CUP IN TIN CASE

COLLAPSIBLE CUP IN TIN CASE

Lid lifts off to reveal a collapsible tin cup in three sections. Can measures 2 ¼” across. Some light scratches and rust are present but no dings. Cup, when expanded, measures 2 ¾” high, 2 ½”… (516-240) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

MODEL 1840 PATTERN UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS NCO SWORD WITH PARTIAL SCABBARD

MODEL 1840 PATTERN UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS NCO SWORD WITH PARTIAL SCABBARD

Sword meas. approx. 38.00 inches long from pommel to point. The blade meas. approx. 32.00 inches long with a semi-bright surface. There is a central stopped fuller that meas. approx. 29.75 inches… (344-2513) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1863 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET - TYPE 1

MODEL 1863 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET - TYPE 1

Weapon is in overall very clean condition with very nice wood. The barrel is mostly bright and free of pitting. The area around the breech has some light mottling. The front sight is present at the… (142-23) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD VIEWS SOUVENIR BOOK

GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD VIEWS SOUVENIR BOOK

This book features nine pages that fold out with views of the Gettysburg Battlefield. Some are lithographs and others are photos by the well-known photographer William H. Tipton. Inside of back cover… (362-755) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG MADE PLAIN SOUVENIR BOOKLET, 1903

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG MADE PLAIN SOUVENIR BOOKLET, 1903

This paperback book was written by Professor J. Warren Gilbert. It contains a graphic description of the three days battle and features images of the Gettysburg Battlefield, cyclorama painting, and… (362-757) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

JACOBS' SOUVENIR ALBUM OF THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD

JACOBS' SOUVENIR ALBUM OF THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD

This booklet is entitled Souvenir Album of the Gettysburg Battlefield, published in Gettysburg by G.E. Jacobs in 1889. It has ornate red stamped cloth covers with gilt lettering on the front cover.… (B5659) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

17TH PA CAVALRY DOCUMENTS & LETTERS RELATING TO TROOPER WHO DIED FOLLOWING BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

17TH PA CAVALRY DOCUMENTS & LETTERS RELATING TO TROOPER WHO DIED FOLLOWING BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

This is a loose-leaf binder containing fourteen letters and documents and one albumen photo of the soldier.  Private Howell Powell enlisted into Co. K, 17th Pa. Cavalry on September 21, 1862. During… (516-11) SOLD. Learn More »

BULLET DISPLAY FROM FRANKLIN, TENNESSEE

BULLET DISPLAY FROM FRANKLIN, TENNESSEE

This is a collection of bullets recovered at Franklin and displayed with postcard images in a 12” x 18” wood case. The group was purchased in 2006 at the Carter House Museum.  Attractive… (889-121) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

VERY FINE, NEW MODEL 1863 SHARPS CARBINE

VERY FINE, NEW MODEL 1863 SHARPS CARBINE

The most famous, single-shot, percussion firearm used during the Civil War was the Sharps carbine, a .52 caliber, breechloading firearm invented and patented by Hartford, Connecticut native Christian… (516-66) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1861 REMINGTON "OLD MODEL ARMY" REVOLVER

US MODEL 1861 REMINGTON "OLD MODEL ARMY" REVOLVER

Weapon is in overall very nice condition. Walnut grips have military cartouche on one side. Small chip missing at bottom facing forward. Gun metal color throughout except near the muzzle where there… (906-04) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1851 COLT NAVY REVOLVER (FOURTH MODEL)

MODEL 1851 COLT NAVY REVOLVER (FOURTH MODEL)

The 4th model 1851 Colt Navy is a 36 caliber, 6 shot cylinder with a 7-½ inch octagon barrel and an attached loading lever. Serial numbers began at number 85000 and ended around number 215348.… (906-02) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL PART FROM WORLD WAR TWO CRASHED GERMAN Bf/ME 109 FIGHTER

ORIGINAL PART FROM WORLD WAR TWO CRASHED GERMAN Bf/ME 109 FIGHTER

These relics were recovered from the crash site of a German Bf/ME 109 aircraft. The location of the wreck is not known. This is a small group of four pieces from the cockpit of the aircraft. They are… (873-04) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
Originally $50.00


SOLD

US 3-INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US 3-INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

This is the top nose section of the shell only. The body of the nose has three flame grooves and a clean surface. There is moderate pitting around the top of the nose section. The remains of the brass… (R21802) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3-INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL RECOVERED AT ATLANTA

US 3-INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL RECOVERED AT ATLANTA

This is the top nose section of the shell only. The body of the nose has three flame grooves and a cleaned surface. There is light pitting around the top of the nose section. The body has a light… (M25250) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR, IMPORTED “BRAZILIAN SHORT RIFLE” PERCUSSION MUSKET

CIVIL WAR, IMPORTED “BRAZILIAN SHORT RIFLE” PERCUSSION MUSKET

A seldom seen Civil War rifled musket, this short arm is a percussion, two-band, large caliber (.60) muzzleloader. Manufactured in Liege, Belgium for the Brazilian government early in the Civil War,… (218-419) SOLD. Learn More »

$950.00
Originally $1,050.00


SOLD

P. S. JUSTICE CONTRACT RIFLED MUSKET

P. S. JUSTICE CONTRACT RIFLED MUSKET

This original Civil War artifact is a .69 caliber percussion rifled musket manufactured in 1861 by the Philadelphia firm of P. S. Justice. In very good overall condition, this longarm is one of almost… (218-366) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,895.00
Originally $1,995.00


SOLD

MODEL 1850 ARMY FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD OWNED BY CAPTAIN JOHN L. BROOME, UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS

MODEL 1850 ARMY FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD OWNED BY CAPTAIN JOHN L. BROOME, UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS

The sword prescribed in 1859 for Marine officers was the Army Model 1850 foot officer’s sword. By the 1850’s, the Marine Corps was the only service whose officers were still carrying a sword… (870-90) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE CENTENNIAL STUDIES – COMPLETE SET OF 28 VOLUMES

CONFEDERATE CENTENNIAL STUDIES – COMPLETE SET OF 28 VOLUMES

Reprinted by Broadfoot Publishing Co., Wilmington, NC: 2000. Set #78, limited edition 750 sets. Of various pagination, gray glazed cloth covers, 9 x 5.75”, with beige dust jackets in protective… (897-66) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1855 SOCKET BAYONET RECOVERED ON EAST CAVALRY FIELD, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

US MODEL 1855 SOCKET BAYONET RECOVERED ON EAST CAVALRY FIELD, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a U.S. Model 1855 Socket Bayonet. It was found in relic condition in Gettysburg on East Cavalry Field.  Lightly pitted with some rust, the blade measures approximately 17 ½ inches long, 21… (513-28) SOLD. Learn More »

$275.00
Originally $325.00


SOLD

RAMROD FOR 1856 PATTERN ENFIELD SHORT RIFLE

RAMROD FOR 1856 PATTERN ENFIELD SHORT RIFLE

This 1856 Pattern Enfield Ramrod is difficult to locate. Threaded end is VG+. The slotted tip is also in VG+ condition.  [ss] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (476-88) SOLD. Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $200.00


SOLD

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR DESK SET FROM MEADE’S HEADQUARTERS

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR DESK SET FROM MEADE’S HEADQUARTERS

Classic style early Gettysburg souvenir made by local resident John Goode of Gettysburg.  His woodworking / cabinet shop was located off Race Horse Alley in town. Desk set features a small,… (2-661) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC SOLDIERS’ STENCIL, 103RD PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

RELIC SOLDIERS’ STENCIL, 103RD PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

This is an excavated stencil made of brass. The stencil reads: “J. G. STEVENS. Co. G. 103d Pa V.” There are no cracks or missing letters.  This is in excellent condition.  Nice green patina. … (408-199) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL HISTORIC “BIRD’S EYE VIEW” MAP OF GETTYSBURG IN 1888!

ORIGINAL HISTORIC “BIRD’S EYE VIEW” MAP OF GETTYSBURG IN 1888!

Very fine condition aerial view print of Gettysburg drawn by Thaddeus Mortimer Fowler and published by T.M. Flowler & A.E. Downs in 1888. The map from 1888 included labeled streets, buildings and… (770-323) SOLD. Learn More »

POLICE JURY OF THE PARISH OF POINTE COUPEE, LOUISIANA $1 NOTE

POLICE JURY OF THE PARISH OF POINTE COUPEE, LOUISIANA $1 NOTE

Dated March 24, 1862. A less-often-seen denomination from this Parish issuer and a note that has a bold green "ONE". Good condition overall; light soiling throughout. … (L14110) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CITIZENS BANK OF LOUISIANA $1 NOTE

CITIZENS BANK OF LOUISIANA $1 NOTE

Undated, not numbered. Sailboat at center, President Fillmore at lower right, Sailor at wheel at lower left. Superb engraving by American Bank Note Co.  Excellent condition.  … (L14114) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE ADJUTANT & INSPECTOR’S GENERAL’S OFFICE—GENERAL ORDERS No. 59

CONFEDERATE ADJUTANT & INSPECTOR’S GENERAL’S OFFICE—GENERAL ORDERS No. 59

Dated “Richmond, July 8, 1863”. 1 pp., 5 x 8”. Exhibits foxing, while remaining entirely legible. Else VG. Contains five paragraph sections dealing with the commutations values of rations issued… (766-785) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE ADJUTANT / INSPECTOR’S GENERAL’S OFFICE GENERAL ORDER—No. 49 (CLOTHING OF DECEASED SOLDIERS)

CONFEDERATE ADJUTANT / INSPECTOR’S GENERAL’S OFFICE GENERAL ORDER—No. 49 (CLOTHING OF DECEASED SOLDIERS)

Dated “Richmond, April 23, 1863……By order of Samuel Cooper, Adjutant.” 1pp., 5 x 8”. Exhibits two horizontal fold lines and light chipping at the margin of the lower one. Also, foxing and… (766-784) SOLD. Learn More »

“W.H. SMITH / BROOKLYN” MARKED US DRAGOON BUCKLE

“W.H. SMITH / BROOKLYN” MARKED US DRAGOON BUCKLE

Nice example with oval “puppy paw” hooks on reverse. Stamping very good with some letters in “BROOKLYN” weak. Nice face with even, light patina. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (622-253) SOLD. Learn More »

$425.00
Originally $450.00


SOLD

NEW YORK MILITIA BUTTON

NEW YORK MILITIA BUTTON

Alberts NY28, Coat Size, Shows an Eagle with Shield in Center of Chart with “EXCELSIOR” below, VF+ condition, BM: Scovill MG Co/Waterbury. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (622-249) SOLD. Learn More »

$70.00
Originally $75.00


SOLD

MARINE CORPS “BOY MUSICIAN’S” SWORD BY W.H. HORSTMANN & SONS, PHILADELPHIA

MARINE CORPS “BOY MUSICIAN’S” SWORD BY W.H. HORSTMANN & SONS, PHILADELPHIA

Brass eagle head pommel sword with separately cast “D” shaped guard which protrudes from the eagle’s beak. Underside of guard is marked with “W.H. HORSTMANN / & SONS / MAKERS” in raised… (870-66) SOLD. Learn More »

HISTORIC RELIC SPENCER CARBINE FROM APPOMATTOX!

HISTORIC RELIC SPENCER CARBINE FROM APPOMATTOX!

A totally untouched Model 1860 Spencer Carbine with one of the finest histories we’ve ever seen! Accompanying the carbine is a magnificent old handwritten tag describing its history which reads,… (355-33) SOLD. Learn More »

HISTORIC GETTYSBURG IN COLOR SOUVENIR BOOK

HISTORIC GETTYSBURG IN COLOR SOUVENIR BOOK

This is a nice, vintage booklet with colorful pictures of scenes in Gettysburg.  Images include Spangler’s Spring, Little Round Top, New York State Monument, Virginia Memorial, North Carolina… (573-21) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

THE LAST REUNION OF THE BLUE AND GRAY

THE LAST REUNION OF THE BLUE AND GRAY

This book, published in 1950, is about the 1938 reunion of veterans in Gettysburg. It was authored by Paul L. Roy who was the editor at the Gettysburg Times and the Executive Secretary of the… (573-22) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

PROGRAM FROM THE GETTYSBURG BLUE AND GRAY REUNION, 75TH ANNIVERSARY 1938

PROGRAM FROM THE GETTYSBURG BLUE AND GRAY REUNION, 75TH ANNIVERSARY 1938

This booklet was prepared by the Pennsylvania State Commission for the 1813 reunion of veterans in Gettysburg. The forward reads, “That this nation shall forever endure under the guidance of a… (573-17) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

THE AMERICAN BASTILLE

THE AMERICAN BASTILLE

By John A. Marshall. Published by Thomas A. Hartley, Philadelphia: 1878. Front eps, owner book plate—“R.A. Weaver”. 768 pp. ills. Red blind-stamped glazed cloth, 9.25 x 6.25”, w/ black trim… (897-56) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG STEREOVIEW – LITTLE ROUND TOP LOOKING ACROSS THE WHEATFIELD

GETTYSBURG STEREOVIEW – LITTLE ROUND TOP LOOKING ACROSS THE WHEATFIELD

#V26355 from Keystone View Company. Elderly man, probably a veteran, is seated in the foreground. View of 155th Pennsylvania Monument, looking west towards the Wheatfield. Description on reverse… (P13604) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG STEREOVIEW – HIGH WATER MARK TOWARDS LITTLE ROUND TOP

GETTYSBURG STEREOVIEW – HIGH WATER MARK TOWARDS LITTLE ROUND TOP

From the Keystone View Company, entitled “V26351 Stone Wall and View to Round Top, Gettysburg, Pa.” Photographs show an elderly veteran on what is likely a flank marker in front of the stone wall… (P13605) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

TIPTON STEREOVIEW – DEVIL’S DEN

TIPTON STEREOVIEW – DEVIL’S DEN

Entitled “540. Granite Boulders at Devil’s Den.” Stereo Gems of Gettysburg Scenery. Man seated on top of lower boulder. Overall very good condition; light soiling, minor damage at upper right… (P13601) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

J.F. JARVIS STEREO CARD – GETTYSBURG CYCLORAMA SCENE

J.F. JARVIS STEREO CARD – GETTYSBURG CYCLORAMA SCENE

Tan mount. Image is of a portion of the cyclorama painting. "Capture of Confederate Color Guard, Battle Gettysburg". Back of card is blank.  [JET] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (P13546) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

CDV ETCHING OF US GENERAL ULYSSES S. GRANT

CDV ETCHING OF US GENERAL ULYSSES S. GRANT

CDV is a chest-up view of Union General Ulysses S. Grant. He is wearing a dark colored double breasted frock coat with shoulder boards, white shirt and cravat. Reverse does not have a photographer’s… (855-40) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CDV OF CS GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

CDV OF CS GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

CDV is a chest-up view of Confederate General Robert Edward Lee, Commander of the Army of Northern Virginia. He is wearing a light colored double breasted frock coat with three stars on the… (801-322) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CDV LITHOGRAPH OF MAJOR GENERAL JOHN POPE

CDV LITHOGRAPH OF MAJOR GENERAL JOHN POPE

Nice clean lithographed bust view image of Pope in uniform. Reverse is blank. John Pope was born in Louisville, Kentucky on March 16, 1822. Pope was a graduate of the United States Military Academy in… (855-22) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR SHARPS & HANKINS NAVY CARBINE

CIVIL WAR SHARPS & HANKINS NAVY CARBINE

Known as the Sharps & Hankins Model 1862 carbine, this weapon is a wartime .52 caliber breechloading firearm designed by Hartford, Connecticut native Christian Sharps. Presented here is an… (729-118) SOLD. Learn More »

LIGHTS AND SHADOWS OF ARMY LIFE. PEN PICTURES FROM THE BATTLEFIELD, THE CAMP, AND THE HOSPITAL – 11TH OHIO INFANTRY

LIGHTS AND SHADOWS OF ARMY LIFE. PEN PICTURES FROM THE BATTLEFIELD, THE CAMP, AND THE HOSPITAL – 11TH OHIO INFANTRY

By Reverend W.W. Lyle, A.M., Chaplain, 11th O.V.I, Published by R. W. Carroll, Cincinnati, OH: 1865. 2nd Edition, rebound. Front eps, owner stamp; “R.A. Weaver”. 403 pp. Rebound eps and cover,… (897-13B) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR NURSING—STORIES OF HOSPITAL AND CAMP

CIVIL WAR NURSING—STORIES OF HOSPITAL AND CAMP

By Mrs. C.E. McKay. Published by Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger, Philadelphia: 1876. Front eps, owner book stamp: “R.A. Weaver”. 230 pp. In brown buckam, 7.5. x 5.25, w/gilt cover and spine… (897-76) SOLD. Learn More »

TWO BOYS IN THE CIVIL WAR AND AFTER / W.R HOUGHTON—M.B. HOUGHTON

TWO BOYS IN THE CIVIL WAR AND AFTER / W.R HOUGHTON—M.B. HOUGHTON

By M.B. Houghton. Published by Paragon Press, Montgomery, AL: 1912. Front eps, owner bookplate: “R.A. Weaver”. 242 pp., ills. In blue glazed cloth. Exhibits light wear at the extremities, w/front… (897-83) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR NAPKIN HOLDER

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR NAPKIN HOLDER

Napkin holder is painted green tin and features colorful images of the Jennie Wade House, Soldier’s National Monument, and the High Water Mark Monument. Measures approx. 1 ½” x 2 ½”. This is a… (362-739) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

This is a waist-up seated view of a young Confederate soldier wearing a light colored shell jacket with dark colored bib surrounded by buttons, and forage cap. Image is clear and has good… (302-54) SOLD. Learn More »

PATRIOTIC TOKEN, INDIAN-HEAD PENNIES & ENVELOPE – CIVIL WAR SOUVENIRS?

PATRIOTIC TOKEN, INDIAN-HEAD PENNIES & ENVELOPE – CIVIL WAR SOUVENIRS?

This group contains four Indian-head pennies, a patriotic token, and a letter envelope.  The envelope is post-Civil War (1868 or later), addressed to New York state, was postmarked in New Orleans,… (526-65) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

US MODEL 1816 FLINTLOCK MUSKET MADE BY HARPERS FERRY ARMORY

US MODEL 1816 FLINTLOCK MUSKET MADE BY HARPERS FERRY ARMORY

Dated on lock 1828. Original flint. Lockplate marked with small eagle over a small “US” forward of hammer. Rear of lockplate marked “HARPERS / FERRY/ 1828”. Very fine condition overall.… (302-56) SOLD. Learn More »

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

Measures 8 ½” x 3 ¼”. Pre-printed First National Bank of Gettysburg business check issued to the Gettysburg Ice and Storage Co. Engraving of the bank at left. Filled out in ink. Check# 6767 is… (L15274) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

THREE-SCREW M1860 ARMY COLT REVOLVER

THREE-SCREW M1860 ARMY COLT REVOLVER

A cap and ball percussion sidearm, this specimen is a clean example of a Civil War Colt Model 1860 Army revolver. In production from 1860 through 1873, these handguns were the successor to the Colt… (G3614) SOLD. Learn More »

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF U.S. GRANT, 2 VOL. SET

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF U.S. GRANT, 2 VOL. SET

Green “shoulder strap” trade edition. Published by Charles L. Webster & Co., New York: 1885. 2 vols., 584 & 647 pp. maps & ills. Green glazed cloth, with gilt cover & spine… (344-2954) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR NAVAL PORTFIRE

CIVIL WAR NAVAL PORTFIRE

Paper tube measures approx. 18 ½” in length, ¾” in diameter. Seam along length securely fastened. Slight staining to paper. The naval portfire was used as a source of ignition to fire guns. They… (853-03) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a leather percussion cap pouch. The leather throughout the box is pliable allowing the flaps to open. Moderate wear, cracking, and loss of surface finish on outer flap. The outer flap has a… (490-1030) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is an original Civil War percussion cap pouch. The leather throughout the box is flexible and allows the flaps to open. Major cracking to surface finish on outer flap. The outer flap has no tears… (490-1026) SOLD. Learn More »

M1850 IMPORT SWORD WITH SCABBARD PRESENTED TO OFFICER IN 26TH NEW YORK

M1850 IMPORT SWORD WITH SCABBARD PRESENTED TO OFFICER IN 26TH NEW YORK

The handsome, slightly curved steel blade measures 32” long, 1” width, and a 26” long unstopped fuller. The narrow fuller is 23”. Blade is clean but exhibits large areas of darker spotting. … (172-4330) SOLD. Learn More »

VERMONT STATE SEAL BUTTON

VERMONT STATE SEAL BUTTON

Alberts VT9. Coat Size, VF Condition, BM: Scovill MF’G CO/Waterbury (rmdc). ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (622-201) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
Originally $65.00


SOLD

RAILROAD RECEIPT SIGNED BY CONFEDERATE GENERAL JAMES L.  KEMPER

RAILROAD RECEIPT SIGNED BY CONFEDERATE GENERAL JAMES L. KEMPER

Receipt from the Virginia Midland Railway Company is dated August 15, 1883. It is for transporting furniture from Alexandria to Orange and is signed, “J.L. Kemper”. Receipt measures 4” x 7… (846-20) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF ISAAC D. KNIGHT, 91ST PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF ISAAC D. KNIGHT, 91ST PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

Oval image on trimmed 5 3/8” x 7” mount. Excellent condition. 2/3 length standing view wearing double breasted frock coat, officer’s sash, belt with rectangular buckle, and sword. Medical… (465-311) SOLD. Learn More »

FULL STANDING CDV OF NEW YORK CAVALRYMAN

FULL STANDING CDV OF NEW YORK CAVALRYMAN

Nice clean view of a very young cavalryman wearing a dark cavalry shell jacket with light trousers. At his waist is a cavalry belt rig complete with shoulder support strap and rectangular eagle belt… (889-134) SOLD. Learn More »

M1860 CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD, DATED 1862, BY D.J. MILLARD

M1860 CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD, DATED 1862, BY D.J. MILLARD

Produced under the smallest government contract for sabers (10,000) by the D. J. Millard Company’s manufacturing center in Clayville, New York, this early production weapon is a M-1860 Light Cavalry… (172-4284) SOLD. Learn More »

NON-REGULATION OFFICERS HAT CORD ID’D TO 8TH ALABAMA OFFICER WOUNDED IN ACTION

NON-REGULATION OFFICERS HAT CORD ID’D TO 8TH ALABAMA OFFICER WOUNDED IN ACTION

Intertwined bullion cord formed into a circle and knotted with two acorns consisting of long strips of dead bullion and sequins. Item appears to have been made of silver and gold mixed bullion but it… (355-35) SOLD. Learn More »

SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR SHIELD ID PIN, 12TH NEW YORK

SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR SHIELD ID PIN, 12TH NEW YORK

Silver shield-shaped pin is engraved with, ‘CO. D. 12TH NEW YORK VOL. INF. SPANISH -AMERICAN WAR, E. VAN. BILLIARD, JUNE 28 98”.  Reverse has original pin present.  Measures approx. 1’ x 1… (344-2948) SOLD. Learn More »

UNION IV CORPS BADGE, RECOVERED FROM BUNKER HILL, VIRGINIA

UNION IV CORPS BADGE, RECOVERED FROM BUNKER HILL, VIRGINIA

This field made badge is from the Stan Hadden collection. Measures 1” x 1”.    [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (462-12) SOLD. Learn More »

BANK OF AUGUSTA, GEORGIA, $10 NOTE

BANK OF AUGUSTA, GEORGIA, $10 NOTE

Bank of Augusta,  Augusta, Georgia. $10 note, serial number 5113, featuring Oglethorp. Dated 9/3/1836. Excellent condition. [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (L14081) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CHOICE 1826 PATTERN ENLISTEDMAN’S EAGLE BREAST PLATE

CHOICE 1826 PATTERN ENLISTEDMAN’S EAGLE BREAST PLATE

Face with nearly 90% original gilt finish. Reverse side marked in lead backing “W.H. SMITH / BROOKLYN”. The stamping is weak in the center. Original condition in… (622-182) SOLD. Learn More »

$400.00
Originally $450.00


SOLD

PEPPER SAUCE BOTTLE C. 1860-65

PEPPER SAUCE BOTTLE C. 1860-65

Aqua, 4.25” tall, 2.25” dia. Eight rubbed sides with 3 rings around the neck. Rolled lip. VF condition with one internal mold flaw. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (622-174) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
Originally $60.00


SOLD

STORAGE JAR, CIRCA 1770-1800

STORAGE JAR, CIRCA 1770-1800

A very fine example of a late Colonial or early Federal period free blown glass storage jar with an olive green tint. Usually a piece of parchment was tied around the top.  Measures 10” tall, base… (622-172) SOLD. Learn More »

$325.00
Originally $345.00


SOLD

CATHEDRAL PICKLE BOTTLE, CIRCA 1845-1860

CATHEDRAL PICKLE BOTTLE, CIRCA 1845-1860

One of the most popular bottles of the Civil War period is the cathedral pickle bottle. It followed the gothic style in vogue at the time and emulated the well-recognized church window form. Light… (622-171) SOLD. Learn More »

$345.00
Originally $375.00


SOLD

MAINE BUTTON

MAINE BUTTON

Alberts ME10. Bath City Grays(?). 2 piece with border. Shield on lined field with “Grays” below. BM: *R&W Robinson/Extra Rich”. Bent shank with slight push on back. Face with wear to shield… (622-153) SOLD. Learn More »

$115.00
Originally $125.00


SOLD

CIVIL WAR MUSKET SLING – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

CIVIL WAR MUSKET SLING – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

Regulation leather musket sling for Civil War-era muskets and rifles. Smooth black leather in excellent condition. Measures approximately 65” ling. Complete with brass hook on one end, loop sewn on… (490-1019) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE CUFF BUTTON

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE CUFF BUTTON

Excellent condition button. Cuff size. Face features state seal. This is a two-piece button. Shank is complete and stands perfectly straight. Back mark reads “D. EVANS & CO. EXTRA”.  A… (889-169) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

DUG CONFEDERATE MISSISSIPPI “A” BUTTON

DUG CONFEDERATE MISSISSIPPI “A” BUTTON

This is an excavated cuff-sized button with a brass face that consists of a large raised star with a block letter “A” recessed into its center and the word “MISSISSIPPI” spelled out around the… (801-294) SOLD. Learn More »

U. S. SPRINGFIELD M1863 TYPE I MUSKET DATED 1863, WITH BAYONET

U. S. SPRINGFIELD M1863 TYPE I MUSKET DATED 1863, WITH BAYONET

This Civil War longarm is a .58 caliber Springfield Model 1863, Type 1, single-shot muzzleloader in complete, original condition. The Springfield M1863 Type 1 musket was a government arsenal product… (904-01) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA BEER / ALE BOTTLE, CIRCA 1850-1870

CIVIL WAR ERA BEER / ALE BOTTLE, CIRCA 1850-1870

A nice example of a classic Civil War era black glass beer or ale bottle imported in large numbers from England by businesses of both the northern and southern states.  … (14-1751) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA SHULTZ WHISKEY BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA SHULTZ WHISKEY BOTTLE

Dark brown glass bottle measures 11 ¼ inches tall, base is 3 inches wide. Glass was blown and made using the three piece mold construction. Underside of bottle is embossed with the maker’s name,… (883-186) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR BLACK GLASS BEER/WHISKEY BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR BLACK GLASS BEER/WHISKEY BOTTLE

Found in the greater Richmond, VA area, bottle is a very nice excavated typical Civil War period “black glass” beer/whiskey bottle. Measures 10” x 3 ½”.  Open tubular pontil mark. Very dark… (883-190) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

US M1840 ARTILLERY SABER

US M1840 ARTILLERY SABER

Maker mark: “Ames Mfg. C_ / Chicopee/Mass.”; inspector mark: “U.S. / J.H. / 1864”. Bright and brilliant, ding-free blade measuring 32” in length, 1.25” at base. Washer present. Brass hilt,… (172-3064) SOLD. Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION SOLDIER

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION SOLDIER

This is a 1/6 plate tintype of a Union soldier wearing a kepi, a nine-button frock coat, and a vest. The photo is clear with good contrast. The man’s cheeks have been tinted. The image comes with a… (889-123) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CAP BOX AND CARTRIDGE BOX RECOVERED ON LOCUST HILL BATTLEFIELD

RELIC CAP BOX AND CARTRIDGE BOX RECOVERED ON LOCUST HILL BATTLEFIELD

Small group of items purchased from an estate auction in Charles Town, West Virginia in 1987. The tags with the items state that they were picked up on the battlefield of Locust Hill which was the… (355-38) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

Twelve- sided aqua colored bottle measures 5” high and 1 ½” at the base. Bottle is in very good condition with no chips or cracks.  Bubbles in the glass are naturally present from the hand blown… (883-07) SOLD. Learn More »

$27.50
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

Twelve- sided aqua colored bottle measures 4 ¼” high and 1 ¼” at the base. Bottle is in very good condition with no cracks or chips.  Bubbles in the glass are naturally present from the hand… (883-09) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

Twelve- sided aqua colored bottle measures 5” high and 1 ½” at the base. Bottle is in very good condition with no cracks and just slight chips on the lip.  Bubbles in the glass are naturally… (883-195) SOLD. Learn More »

$27.50
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

Aqua colored bottle measures 4 ¼” high and 1 ¼” at the base. Bottle is in very good condition with no cracks or chips.  Bubbles in the glass are naturally present from the hand blown process.… (883-08) SOLD. Learn More »

$27.50
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA GLASS GRADUATED MEASURING CUP

CIVIL WAR ERA GLASS GRADUATED MEASURING CUP

Apothecary graduated measuring cup / beaker with large numbers. A really nice example with thick glass and polished pontil. Perfect condition.  [ws] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (179-713) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

.58 CALIBER GARDINER EXPLOSIVE BULLET FOUND ALONG ROCK CREEK, GETTYSBURG

.58 CALIBER GARDINER EXPLOSIVE BULLET FOUND ALONG ROCK CREEK, GETTYSBURG

This is a .58 caliber Gardiner explosive bullet. Samuel Gardiner received patent #40,468 on November 23, 1863 for his exploding bullet or “musket shell.”  This bullet has several distinctive… (458-233) SOLD. Learn More »

.69 CALIBER NESLER BULLET RECOVERED ON OAK RIDGE AT GETTYSBURG

.69 CALIBER NESLER BULLET RECOVERED ON OAK RIDGE AT GETTYSBURG

This bullet is a .69 caliber Nesler. It is a solid ball with one deep groove and a round nose.  For use in rifled and smoothbore muskets, these so-called “shotgun slugs” were cast in Raleigh,… (173-3109) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” BUTTON RECOVERED ON BARLOW’S KNOLL AT GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” BUTTON RECOVERED ON BARLOW’S KNOLL AT GETTYSBURG

This button was recovered on Barlow’s Knoll on the field of the 1st day’s fighting north of town. Backmark: "E.M.L&C./Richmond. VA." Minor push to face. Complete with shank. This particular… (173-3199) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC US/CS 4.52-INCH 12-PDR. SPHERICAL SHOT

RELIC US/CS 4.52-INCH 12-PDR. SPHERICAL SHOT

Here is an original 4.52” solid shot. Used by both sides. Shot rounds such as this were usually fired to ricochet from one target to another causing extensive damage. This ball is rusted and pitted… (727-134) SOLD. Learn More »

EPAULETTES ID’D TO CAPTAIN DALLAS CADWALLANDER IRISH, 13TH INFANTRY, U.S. ARMY

EPAULETTES ID’D TO CAPTAIN DALLAS CADWALLANDER IRISH, 13TH INFANTRY, U.S. ARMY

The body of the epaulettes are made of a gold ribbed material that is clean and free of snags or tears. The body has a border of thick gold twisted bullion that is flanked on both the inside and… (344-2420) SOLD. Learn More »

FANTASTIC CONDITIONED IMPORTED MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICERS SWORD – PRESENTED TO 1870’s US MARINE OFFICER

FANTASTIC CONDITIONED IMPORTED MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICERS SWORD – PRESENTED TO 1870’s US MARINE OFFICER

The blade on this sword is in spectacular condition. It is bright and clean with frosty etching and at some point was nickel plated. The true edge is free of nicks. The blade meas. approx. 29.00… (870-55) SOLD. Learn More »

GROUP OF MISCELLANEOUS RELICS RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

GROUP OF MISCELLANEOUS RELICS RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

Recovered at South Mountain Farm along the Confederate retreat route west of Gettysburg.  [AJ] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (R21182) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

BURNSIDE CARBINE BULLET AND SHELL CASING RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

BURNSIDE CARBINE BULLET AND SHELL CASING RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

Recovered at South Mountain Farm along the Confederate retreat route west of Gettysburg.  [AJ] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (R21188) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

BRITISH P1853 ENFIELD NIPPLE PROTECTOR RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

BRITISH P1853 ENFIELD NIPPLE PROTECTOR RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

Recovered at South Mountain Farm along the Confederate retreat route west of Gettysburg.  [AJ] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (R21187) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

GROUP MISCELLANEOUS FIRED BULLETS RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

GROUP MISCELLANEOUS FIRED BULLETS RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

Recovered at South Mountain Farm along the Confederate retreat route west of Gettysburg.  [AJ] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (R21186) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS .58 CALIBER GARDNER PATENT BULLET  RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

CS .58 CALIBER GARDNER PATENT BULLET RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

Recovered at South Mountain Farm along the Confederate retreat route west of Gettysburg.  [AJ] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (R21184) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

RELIC C.S. FRICTION PRIMER FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC C.S. FRICTION PRIMER FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated friction primer. It is unused and complete. The brass is strong and the priming wire is intact. Nice brown/green patina. Recovered in the 1960s, near C.S. artillery position west… (R22080) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a .58 caliber, 3-groove “minie” that was fired and struck a tree. Remaining portion of wood is only slightly larger than the bullet itself. Remaining wood is solid. Recovered in the 1960s,… (R22077) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

RELIC BAYONET SCABBARD TIP FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC BAYONET SCABBARD TIP FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated brass bayonet scabbard tip. The brass has a nice brown patina. This piece was recovered in the 1960s from the woods between Devil’s Den and Big Round Top.  This relic was once part of the… (R22097) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

EARLY AMERICAN PRESSED GLASS WATER PITCHER

EARLY AMERICAN PRESSED GLASS WATER PITCHER

Antique glass pitcher with large diamond pattern design with applied handle. In excellent condition. Pitcher measures 9 ½” x 6”. Excellent condition. … (179-722) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US/CS .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL IN WOOD – GETTYSBURG

US/CS .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL IN WOOD – GETTYSBURG

This is a .58 caliber, 3-groove Williams “cleaner” type I bullet that was fired and struck a tree, with the profile of the ball visible. Bullet has been glued in place to keep it from separating… (R22063) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

RELIC WIPER FOR EARLY MUSKET

RELIC WIPER FOR EARLY MUSKET

This is an excavated appendage for a musket.  This is a wiper and resembles a double cork screw. In use this was screwed onto the threaded end of the ramrod and used to remove cartridge paper and… (883-241) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

RELIC RICHMOND GUN TOOL

RELIC RICHMOND GUN TOOL

This is an excavated gun tool for a Confederate musket or carbine.  A single screw driver blade is riveted to a box-wrench. This was always a single-bladed screw driver (not broken) and may have been… (883-336) SOLD. Learn More »

$48.00
SOLD

RELIC BURNSIDE CARBINE TOOL

RELIC BURNSIDE CARBINE TOOL

This is an excavated gun tool for the Burnside carbine.  Two screw driver blades and a wrench. The wrench socket sits perpendicular to the rest of the tool. Iron is pitted, but has been well… (883-332) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

RARE EARLY AMES MODEL 1840 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER WITH SCABBARD

RARE EARLY AMES MODEL 1840 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER WITH SCABBARD

This specimen is a rarely encountered Model 1840 Civil War cavalry officer’s saber complete with steel scabbard and manufactured by Nathan P. Ames. This M-1840 cavalry saber is an excellent original… (172-4276) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR METAL TRAY

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR METAL TRAY

Tray features engravings of the Jennie Wade House, Devil’s Den, and the Pennsylvania State Monument in Gettysburg, surrounded by a floral border. Tray measures 5 ½” across. Reverse has a… (362-731) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR METAL TRAY

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR METAL TRAY

Tray features engravings of the High Water Mark, Jennie Wade House, Devil’s Den, General Lee’s Headquarters, and the Pennsylvania State Monument in Gettysburg, surrounded by a floral border. Tray… (362-730) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR METAL TRAY

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR METAL TRAY

Tray features engravings of the Major General Henry W. Slocum Monument, Major General John G. Reynolds Monument, and the Monument to the U.S. Regular Army in Gettysburg, surrounded by a floral border.… (362-728) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

HIGH WATER MARK MONUMENT SOUVENIR PLATE

HIGH WATER MARK MONUMENT SOUVENIR PLATE

Plate features an image of the High Water Mark monument in Gettysburg. Plate measures approx. 3” across and has a scalloped edge with a gold gilt band. Item is in very good condition with no cracks… (M24898) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

THE BUGLE BLOWS SOFTLY: THE CONFEDERATE DIARY OF BENJAMIN M. SEATON [10th Texas Infantry]

THE BUGLE BLOWS SOFTLY: THE CONFEDERATE DIARY OF BENJAMIN M. SEATON [10th Texas Infantry]

Edited by Colonel Harold B. Simpson. Published by Texian Press, Waco, TX: 1965. 117, maps, ills. In black glazed cloth, 9.25 x6.25”, with gilt spine lettering. Fine and handsome in all respects. The… (897-42) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

HISTORY OF THE CONFEDERATED MEMORIAL ASSOCIATIONS OF THE SOUTH

HISTORY OF THE CONFEDERATED MEMORIAL ASSOCIATIONS OF THE SOUTH

Published by the Confederated Southern  Memorial Association, Revised and Authorized Edition. Copyright 1904 by Mrs. William J. Behan, President of the Association. 318 pp., illustrated with numerous… (901-15) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

HEROINES OF THE REBELLION; OR, WOMAN’S WORK IN THE CIVIL WAR

HEROINES OF THE REBELLION; OR, WOMAN’S WORK IN THE CIVIL WAR

By L. P. Brockett, M.D., and Mrs. Mary Vaughn. Published by Hubbard Brothers, 1888. Front eps, owner book stamp, “R.A. Weaver.” 531 pp.. In green pictorially illustrated cloth, w/gilt spine… (897-19) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

MODEL 1855 BAYONET SCABBARD

MODEL 1855 BAYONET SCABBARD

Leather scabbard is in excellent condition. The black leather body shows only light wear and no weak spots. Some minor scuffs and chips to the finish. Brass finial is firmly attached and free of dents… (M25341) SOLD. Learn More »

1862 POCKET TESTAMENT PRESENTED BY THE NEW YORK BIBLE SOCIETY

1862 POCKET TESTAMENT PRESENTED BY THE NEW YORK BIBLE SOCIETY

Typical Civil War period soldier’s pocket testament. Meas. approx. 3.00 x 4.50 inches. Book is hardcover with typical brown cloth exterior. Covers have an impressed geometric decoration. Covers show… (355-20) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

ANNALS OF THE ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND

ANNALS OF THE ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND

By John Fitch. J. B. Lippencott & Co., Philadelphia: 1864. 6th edition. Front eps, owner stamp: “R.A. Weaver”. 716 pp., ills. In green blind-stamped cloth, 9 x 6.25”, w/gilt cover and spine… (897-69) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 1, 1862 - BATTLE OF PERRYVILLE/CSS ALABAMA

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 1, 1862 - BATTLE OF PERRYVILLE/CSS ALABAMA

Vol. VI—No. 305. 16 pp. [689-704], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features split level illustrations of “The Town of Perryville, Kentucky, Scene of… (344-2147) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 15, 1862 – BURNSIDE HATTERAS EXPEDITION

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 15, 1862 – BURNSIDE HATTERAS EXPEDITION

Vol. VI—No. 268. 16 pp. [97-112], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features a panoramic harbor view of “The “Nashville” [CSS] and the… (344-2145) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 6, 1862 – GENERAL BANKS

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 6, 1862 – GENERAL BANKS

Vol. VI—No. 310. 16 pp., [769-784], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait length illustration of Major-General Nathaniel Banks. Interior… (344-2154) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, AUGUST 16, 1862 – MARTIN VAN BUREN/ PENINSULA CAMPAIGN

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, AUGUST 16, 1862 – MARTIN VAN BUREN/ PENINSULA CAMPAIGN

Vol. VI—No. 293. 16 pp. [497-512], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations, and cartoons. Front cover features full page portrait of “The Late Martin Van Buren, Ex-President of the… (344-2144) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

US CAP BOX WITH VERBAL ID TO 11TH MICHIGAN SOLDIER

US CAP BOX WITH VERBAL ID TO 11TH MICHIGAN SOLDIER

Leather US cap box in good condition with maker mark. The leather on the box is supple but also shows signs of heavy use such as creasing on the tab, heavy wear on the belt loops and an overall light… (355-26) SOLD. Learn More »

HISTORIC RECORDS OF THE FIFTH NEW YORK CAVALRY, FIRST IRA HARRIS GUARD

HISTORIC RECORDS OF THE FIFTH NEW YORK CAVALRY, FIRST IRA HARRIS GUARD

By Rev. Louis N. Boudrye, Chaplain of the Regiment. Published by S.R. Gray, Albany, NY: 1865. 358 pp., ills. In green glazed cloth, 7.5 x 5”, w/gilt cover and spine lettering. Exhibits light wear at… (344-2416) SOLD. Learn More »

BELLE BOYD IN CAMP AND PRISON, WRITTEN BY HERSELF

BELLE BOYD IN CAMP AND PRISON, WRITTEN BY HERSELF

Published by Blelock & Company, New York: 1865. Front Edition. Front eps owner plate: “R. A. Weaver”. First edition. 464 pp. Handsomely Rebound [ca 1970] in black glazed cloth, 7.5 x 5.25”,… (897-35) SOLD. Learn More »

RECORD OF THE 116TH OHIO INFANTRY VOLUNTEERS

RECORD OF THE 116TH OHIO INFANTRY VOLUNTEERS

By Thos. F. Wildes. Published by Il F. Mack & Bro., Sandusky, OH: 1884. Front eps, owner’s bookplate—“R.A. Weaver”. 364 pp., regimental roster. Brown brown-stamped glazed cloth, 9.5 x… (897-39) SOLD. Learn More »

PAIR OF INFANTRY MAJOR SHOULDER BOARDS

PAIR OF INFANTRY MAJOR SHOULDER BOARDS

This is a pair of boards for an Infantry Major. Each board has a triple border made up of a repetitive pattern of four strands of bright bullion followed by one of dead bullion. The border is also… (172-4327) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY BOTTLE, CIRCA 1858-1870

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY BOTTLE, CIRCA 1858-1870

A classic example of a Civil War era whiskey bottle. Green in color. Unembossed examples like this one are often found at Civil War sites. A wide range of colors can be found.  Stands 11 ½” tall… (14-1778) SOLD. Learn More »

$28.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY BOTTLE, CIRCA 1858-1870

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY BOTTLE, CIRCA 1858-1870

A classic example of a Civil War era whiskey bottle. Amber color. Unembossed examples like this one are often found at Civil War sites. A wide range of colors can be found.  Stands 11” tall and… (14-1772) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA BEER/ALE BOTTLE, CIRCA 1850-1870

CIVIL WAR ERA BEER/ALE BOTTLE, CIRCA 1850-1870

A nice example of a classic Civil War era black glass beer or ale bottle imported in large numbers from England by businesses of both the Northern and Southern states.  Stands 8 1/4” tall and… (14-1745) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US CAVALRY CUFF BUTTON

US CAVALRY CUFF BUTTON

Non-dug Eagle “C” button. Coat size. Dark bronze color to button overall. Moderate tarnish on face; spread-winged eagle with Non-dug Eagle “C” button. Cuff size. Nice bright face;… (127-1948) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

FEDERAL ENGINEER CUFF BUTTON

FEDERAL ENGINEER CUFF BUTTON

This button depicts an eagle with banner with motto, "Essayons", fortifications, and a rising sun. Intended for officers of the Engineer Corps.  The backmark reads: "WATERBURY BUTTON CO. / (star)",… (286-249) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

FRENCH CHASSEUR COAT BUTTON

FRENCH CHASSEUR COAT BUTTON

This is a non-dug, one-piece French Chasseur button made of white metal by Henry et Antione Cordier of Paris, France.  Button depicts a central eagle, surrounded by 13 stars.  The French produced… (M24191) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG STEREOVIEW – “THE BLOODY ANGLE”

GETTYSBURG STEREOVIEW – “THE BLOODY ANGLE”

Brown mount. Image is of two men seated in the grass next to the 72nd Pennsylvania Monument near the Angle at Gettysburg. In the distance is the 71st Pennsylvania, behind which is tree which grows as… (P13607) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

POSTCARD -- EAST CEMETERY HILL, GETTYSBURG

POSTCARD -- EAST CEMETERY HILL, GETTYSBURG

Black and white postcard looking over East Cemetery Hill. Addressed and cancelled, one-cent stamp; postmarked Gettysburg. “Raphael Tuck & Sons Post Card Series No. 1025. “GETTYSBURG, Pa.””… (P13557) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

POSTCARD -- BLOODY ANGLE, GETTYSBURG

POSTCARD -- BLOODY ANGLE, GETTYSBURG

Colorized photo postcard looking over the Bloody Angle and Webb Avenue. Copyright 1904 by The Rotograph Co.; printed in Germany. Unused and in good condition.… (P13556) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

POSTCARD -- GETTYSBURG COLLAGE

POSTCARD -- GETTYSBURG COLLAGE

Colorized photo postcard. Collage of four images – Gen. Lee, Lee’s Headquarters, 2nd MD Monument, Armistead marker. Postmarked 1910. Used, addressed, and cancelled. With one-cent stamp. Raphael… (P13555) SOLD. Learn More »

$3.00
SOLD

POSTCARD -- GETTYSBURG MAP

POSTCARD -- GETTYSBURG MAP

Colorized photo postcard. Image of Huidekoper's relief map of Gettysburg. "No. - 219 Pub. by W. H. Tipton, Gettysburg, Pa." Unused. In good condition.  … (P13554) SOLD. Learn More »

$2.00
SOLD

MUMPER & CO. STEREO CARD -- THIRD DAY

MUMPER & CO. STEREO CARD -- THIRD DAY

Orange mount. "Battle of Gettysburg - Third Day's Fight - July 3rd 1863" on front of card, under image. Mumper advetisement on back with list of available… (P13552) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CDV MOUNTED TINTYPE OF A PIGEON

CDV MOUNTED TINTYPE OF A PIGEON

2” x 2 ½” tintype image of a pigeon in a CDV mount. Visible portion is a 1 ¼” x 1 ¾” oval. Image is dark. Some crackling, otherwise in excellent condition. This tintype was part of a unique… (894-118) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This plate has a nice smooth medium patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Some small dings are present on edge of plate. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and three iron hooks present. … (490-838) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This plate has a nice smooth light patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Some very small dings are present on edge of plate. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and three iron hooks… (490-839) SOLD. Learn More »

CS T-57 $50 NOTE

CS T-57 $50 NOTE

Bill is very nice. Condition is good and is not cut canceled. Engravings are done in black with green overprinting. Central design is portrait of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Back is fully… (622-328) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA $3 NOTE

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA $3 NOTE

State of North Carolina, North Carolina. $3 note, serial number 1013, featuring two maidens. Dated 1/1/1863. Excellent condition.  One pinhole. [LD] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (622-326) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CAVALRY HAT CORD

CAVALRY HAT CORD

Woven wool enlisted hat cord with 2-inch tassels. Originally meant for the Hardee/Jeff Davis hat, but was worn with just about any slouch hat, Union or Confederate. Yellow for Cavalry service. Some… (344-2913) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

A MEMORIAL OF LT. DANIEL PERKINS DEWEY, OF THE TWENTY-FIFTH CONNECTICUT VOLUNTEERS

A MEMORIAL OF LT. DANIEL PERKINS DEWEY, OF THE TWENTY-FIFTH CONNECTICUT VOLUNTEERS

Published by press of Case, Lockwood & Company. Front eps, two owner bookstamps: “R.A. Weaver”, and “Lucien M. Royce [?]”; also penciled inscription: “L. M. Rice/ From Mrs. Dewey/… (897-44) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL P.G.T. BEAUREGARD

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL P.G.T. BEAUREGARD

CDV is a waist-up view of General Beauregard wearing a double breasted military frock coat. Pierre Gustave Toutant-Beauregard May 28, 1818 – February 20, 1893) was a Southern military officer,… (516-227) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

FIFTH MODEL BURNSIDE CARBINE

FIFTH MODEL BURNSIDE CARBINE

.54 cal. single shot breech loader. Manufactured by the Burnside Rifle Co., Providence, RI. SN 7504 all matching. Approx. 43,000 5th Models were made c. 1863-65. This specimen has a nice walnut stock… (218-484) SOLD. Learn More »

CONTRACT MODEL 1861 RIFLE-MUSKET BY ALFRED JENKS & SON, BRIDESBURG, PA

CONTRACT MODEL 1861 RIFLE-MUSKET BY ALFRED JENKS & SON, BRIDESBURG, PA

Total produced 98,464. C. 1861-65. Lock marked with eagle and “U.S. / BRIDESBURG” forward of hammer. Dated 1863 behind hammer. Barrel dated 1862. Walnut stock very fine with faint inspector’s… (218-486) SOLD. Learn More »

SPRINGFIELD M1855 PERCUSSION RIFLE-MUSKET, DATED 1857, WITH BAYONET

SPRINGFIELD M1855 PERCUSSION RIFLE-MUSKET, DATED 1857, WITH BAYONET

This Civil War era single-shot muzzleloader is a .58 caliber Springfield Model 1855 percussion rifle-musket in very fine to excellent overall condition. Longarm has a 40” round barrel with broad… (904-03) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN COMPLETE WITH CORK, COVER & SLING

MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN COMPLETE WITH CORK, COVER & SLING

Complete Civil War Model 1858 corrugated-pattern tin canteen, often called the “Bullseye” pattern. The body consists of two circular sections of pressed-tin soldered together at the rim. The… (889-89) SOLD. Learn More »

IDENTIFIED GROUPING FROM 10TH MASSACHUSETTS, KIA AT SPOTSYLVANIA

IDENTIFIED GROUPING FROM 10TH MASSACHUSETTS, KIA AT SPOTSYLVANIA

This is a group of items that belonged to Corporal George Ellis, Company E, 10th Massachusetts Infantry. He mustered in on May 31, 1861 and fought in all battles and skirmishes with the 10th Mass. and… (355-37) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY FINE CONDITION CONTRACT MODEL 1861 .58 CAL. PERCUSSION RIFLE MUSKET BY SAVAGE REVOLVING FIRE ARMS CO.

VERY FINE CONDITION CONTRACT MODEL 1861 .58 CAL. PERCUSSION RIFLE MUSKET BY SAVAGE REVOLVING FIRE ARMS CO.

Made in Middletown, CT c.1862-64. Total quantity made 25,520. This fine example is dated on lock and barrel 1863. All markings on the lock are superb. Mechanically perfect. New Jersey contract with… (218-482) SOLD. Learn More »

$1000 CONFEDERATE LOAN CERTIFICATE, DATED MARCH 31, 1862

$1000 CONFEDERATE LOAN CERTIFICATE, DATED MARCH 31, 1862

Loan certificate features a scene of a train with a steamboat on a river in the background, and is numbered 831. Note declares, “Confederate States of America LOAN, Authorized by the Act of Congress… (516-219) SOLD. Learn More »

LINCOLN & HERNDON ADVERTISEMENT - ILLINOIS STATE JOURNAL. SPRINGFIELD, OCTOBER 8, 1857

LINCOLN & HERNDON ADVERTISEMENT - ILLINOIS STATE JOURNAL. SPRINGFIELD, OCTOBER 8, 1857

4 pp., six columns, measuring. 23.75” x 15.25”. The third column, front page, contains advertisements for various law firms. Under the letter “A”, twenty items down is the a three line listing… (897-106) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

NOW..ALL TOGETHER, 7TH WAR LOAN WWII POSTER

NOW..ALL TOGETHER, 7TH WAR LOAN WWII POSTER

22” x 28” poster featuring C.C. Beall painting of Marines raising American flag on Iwo Jima. “OFFICIAL U. S. TREASURY POSTER” by the U.S. Government Printing Office, 1945. Color is bright and… (30-1991) SOLD. Learn More »

ONE THOUSAND DOLLAR CONFEDERATE BOND

ONE THOUSAND DOLLAR CONFEDERATE BOND

This is a complete document which retains all sixty redemption certificates. Bond features an image of the Great Seal of the Confederacy, which is George Washington on horseback, and is based on the… (897-116) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

ID’D ARMY REGULATIONS VOLUME RECOVERED ALONG THE RETREAT ROUTE FROM GETTYSBURG – NAMED TO TWO SOLDIERS

ID’D ARMY REGULATIONS VOLUME RECOVERED ALONG THE RETREAT ROUTE FROM GETTYSBURG – NAMED TO TWO SOLDIERS

Volume is titled “REVISED REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES 1861” and is dated 1861. The book is bound in blue cloth with an embossed spread-winged eagle with sunburst and stars at… (516-35) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED INVITATION TO THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

FRAMED INVITATION TO THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Original printed invitation to the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg for a soldier named Henry Starr. The document is printed in black ink with a spread-winged eagle at top. Text reads: THE… (543-12) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

U.S. M1832 FOOT ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. M1832 FOOT ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Based upon a French pattern of edged weapon, this sword specimen found on the battlefield of Gettysburg resembles the Roman infantry sword. Unwieldy and almost useless as a weapon, this massive short… (R22562) SOLD. Learn More »

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $5 NOTE

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $5 NOTE

Farmers & Exchange Bank, Charleston, South Carolina. $5 note, serial number 436, featuring a wagon. Dated 4/22/1861. Excellent condition.   [LD] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (622-325) SOLD. Learn More »

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $10 NOTE

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $10 NOTE

Farmers & Exchange Bank, Charleston, South Carolina. $10 note, serial number 208, featuring a clipper ship. Dated 12/5/1853. Fine condition. Circular ‘PAID’ stamp at lower right. Several… (622-324) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

FARMERS & MERCHANTS BANK, MARYLAND, $1 NOTE

FARMERS & MERCHANTS BANK, MARYLAND, $1 NOTE

Farmers & Merchants, Greensborough, Maryland. $1 note, serial number 3292, featuring wild horses. Dated 8/15/1862. VF condition, minor soiling around edges.  … (622-323) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $20 NOTE

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $20 NOTE

Farmers & Exchange Bank, Charleston, South Carolina. $20 note, serial number 587. Dated 1/2/1854. VF condition. Several scattered pinholes. [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (622-322) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $50 NOTE

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $50 NOTE

Farmers & Exchange Bank, Charleston, South Carolina. $50 note, serial number 220. Dated 8/4/1853. VF condition. Numerous pinholes at center. [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (622-321) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $10 NOTE

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $10 NOTE

Dated June 1st, 1860. Number 765. Excellent condition; handful of pinholes. [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (622-318) SOLD. Learn More »

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $20 NOTE

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $20 NOTE

Dated June 1st, 1860. Number 1619. Very fine condition; handful of pinholes. One small spot of foxing at upper left.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (622-316) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $20 NOTE

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $20 NOTE

Dated June 1st, 1860. Number 529. Excellent condition; handful of pinholes.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (622-315) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $100 NOTE

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $100 NOTE

Dated June 1st, 1860. Number 301. Excellent condition; handful of pinholes.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (622-312) SOLD. Learn More »

MINERS AND PLANTERS BANK, NORTH CAROLINA $10 NOTE

MINERS AND PLANTERS BANK, NORTH CAROLINA $10 NOTE

Miners and Planters Bank, North Carolina. $10 note, serial number 1526, featuring miners and planters. Dated 5/1/1860. VF condition. Numerous scattered pinholes. … (622-311) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR FLAP HOLSTER FOR ARMY REVOLVERS

CIVIL WAR FLAP HOLSTER FOR ARMY REVOLVERS

Hard to find, this black leather accoutrement is an original, Civil War belt flap holster popular during the War. Holster was made to accommodate the Colt M1860 Army revolver and fits the M1851 Navy… (172-4303) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC SECTION OF US MODEL 1840 NCO OR MUSICIAN SWORD

RELIC SECTION OF US MODEL 1840 NCO OR MUSICIAN SWORD

This relic is a cut down Model 1840 NCO or Musician sword and consists of 15.50 inches of the blade and the brass grip. The blade is dark with surface rust and moderate pitting. There is also some… (819-44) SOLD. Learn More »

ALLEN & THURBER DOUBLE-ACTION BAR HAMMER PEPPERBOX REVOLVER

ALLEN & THURBER DOUBLE-ACTION BAR HAMMER PEPPERBOX REVOLVER

This percussion, six-shot, double-action bar hammer pocket pistol is a beautiful “pepperbox-style” specimen produced by the Allen & Thurber firm of Worcester, Massachusetts between 1845 and… (31-1543) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC M-1841 MUSKET TOOL FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC M-1841 MUSKET TOOL FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated M-1841 combination gun tool. Heavily rusted and uncoated. Solid with no flaking. Recovered in the 1960s, in woods east of Devil’s Den on Second Days’ Battlefield at… (R22116) SOLD. Learn More »

$29.50
SOLD

RELIC M-1855/61 MUSKET TOOL FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC M-1855/61 MUSKET TOOL FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated M-1855/61 combination gun tool. Heavily rusted and uncoated. Solid with no flaking. Recovered in the 1960s, in woods east of Devil’s Den on Second Days’ Battlefield at… (R22132) SOLD. Learn More »

$37.50
SOLD

BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a .58 caliber, 3-groove “minie” that was fired and struck a tree, with the profile of the ball visible. Remaining portion of wood is approximately 3” long x 1 3/4” wide. Remaining wood… (R22066) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CS 12-PDR. CANISTER BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC CS 12-PDR. CANISTER BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated iron canister ball. It is 1 ½” in diameter which suggests it probably was fired from a 12-pounder Napoleon cannon. Heavily rusted and uncoated. Solid with moderate pitting.… (R22120) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

VINTAGE CAMEO BROOCH

VINTAGE CAMEO BROOCH

This lovely cameo features the image of a goddess on a gold mount, which has a beautiful scrollwork border. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and fully function. There is a ring at the top… (344-2626) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV YOUNG HUNTER WITH THE DAY’S CATCH AND HIS FAITHFUL COMPANION

CDV YOUNG HUNTER WITH THE DAY’S CATCH AND HIS FAITHFUL COMPANION

Full length view of a young boy posed with his hunting rifle in one hand, proudly displaying a bird of some sort and a rabbit that he recently dispatched. In the other hand he holds a chain leash for… (894-136) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR ONE MODEL 1917 HELMET WITH 78TH DIVISION INSIGNIA

WORLD WAR ONE MODEL 1917 HELMET WITH 78TH DIVISION INSIGNIA

American made helmet with OD green shell in good condition with light sand finish. Side of helmet has red half circle with a white lightning bolt which is the insignia of the 78th US Infantry… (825-06) SOLD. Learn More »

17TH PA CAVALRY HISTORY & ROSTER

17TH PA CAVALRY HISTORY & ROSTER

This is a hardcover book entitled, “The Roll of Honor of the 17th Penn’s Cavalry.” Published in 1865. Approximately 4 ½” x 7”. Eighty-eight pages with the first 18 pages detailing the… (516-33) SOLD. Learn More »

MILITARY RECORD OF LOUSIANA; INCLLUDING BIOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL PAPERS RELATING TO THE MILITARY ORGANZIATIONS OF THE STATE

MILITARY RECORD OF LOUSIANA; INCLLUDING BIOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL PAPERS RELATING TO THE MILITARY ORGANZIATIONS OF THE STATE

By Napier Bartlett. Published by L. Graham & Co., New Orleans, LA: 1875. Ex-lib. In half Russian lea. w/lea. corners, black glazed cloth, 9 x 6.125”, w/ marbled eps, raised bands & gilt… (344-2140) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. ENLISTEDMAN’S WAIST BELT AND PLATE

U.S. ENLISTEDMAN’S WAIST BELT AND PLATE

Bridle leather waist belt and buckle. The exterior surface has lost most of its original black finish leaving the leather a mellow light brown color. The oval New York makers stamp remains partially… (490-1017) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCELLENT CONDITION CAVALRY SHELL JACKET

EXCELLENT CONDITION CAVALRY SHELL JACKET

The body of this jacket is in excellent condition. There is no visible moth damage of any kind. All the piping is present and is bright. Both pillows are present on the back and are also in good… (M25305) SOLD. Learn More »

US NAVAL LONG PATTERN “MONITOR” WATERCAP FUSE, DATED 1863

US NAVAL LONG PATTERN “MONITOR” WATERCAP FUSE, DATED 1863

This Federal accoutrement is a very fine condition artillery fuse device known as a naval watercap fuse. Of wartime design, this tapered, brass fuse adapter is an excellent specimen of the type… (M23140) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE

US MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE

A nice untouched original Spencer Carbine with matching serial number 59,889. The US government contracted for over 95,000 Spencer Carbines during the American Civil War, with 65,000 made at… (173-3286) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE FLAG, CIRCA 1960-70

CONFEDERATE FLAG, CIRCA 1960-70

Vintage flag is made of cotton and measures approx. 3’ x 5’. Two brass grommets are on corners for hanging. White has slightly yellowed with age. All stitching is tight and no holes or tears are… (172-4105) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

153RD PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBON

153RD PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBON

Red ribbon measuring approximately 2” wide x 7” long with tarnished gold printing. A simple safety pin is stitched to the back. A piece of gold, embroidered ribbon enhances the top. The ribbon… (344-2439) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG STACKED BURNSIDE CASINGS FROM CASHTOWN AREA

DUG STACKED BURNSIDE CASINGS FROM CASHTOWN AREA

This relic is six brass Burnside cartridge casings stacked one inside the other. They are in overall good condition for dug casings but they do have a heavy green patina. Two of the casings have… (R22525) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

MAGIC LANTERN SLIDE OF PICKETT’S CHARGE, GETTYSBURG

MAGIC LANTERN SLIDE OF PICKETT’S CHARGE, GETTYSBURG

Very nice magic lantern slide showing the “High Water” point of the Confederacy. This image is of a colorful painting of the fighting along the stone wall with the Copse of Trees in the… (344-3076) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CDV OF CONFEDERATE COMMODORE GEORGE N. HOLLINS

CDV OF CONFEDERATE COMMODORE GEORGE N. HOLLINS

Waist up image shows Hollins in uniform sporting muttonchops and mustache. He wears a double-breasted coat with brush epaulettes. Image is clear and mostly clean with only light surface dirt. Reverse… (801-450) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

1914 MOLLUS MEMORIAL PAMPHLET FOR JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN

1914 MOLLUS MEMORIAL PAMPHLET FOR JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN

String bound 14 page pamphlet titled “MILITARY ORDER OF THE LOYAL LEGION OF THE UNITED STATES / COMMANDERY OF THE STATE OF MAINE / IN MEMORIAM. /JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN / LATE MAJOR-GENERAL… (890-27) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

SPECIAL REQUISITION FOR 71ST NEW YORK INFANTRY SIGNED BY OFFICER LATER KILLED AT SPOTSYLVANIA

SPECIAL REQUISITION FOR 71ST NEW YORK INFANTRY SIGNED BY OFFICER LATER KILLED AT SPOTSYLVANIA

Document is headed with title that reads “FOR USE OF COMPANY A, 2 REGT. EX(CELSIOR) BR(IGADE.) Document is legibly filled out in ink and lists items such as shirts, socks, haversacks, canteens… (475-251) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

DISCHARGE DOCUMENT FOR 128TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER KILLED AT ANTIETAM

DISCHARGE DOCUMENT FOR 128TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER KILLED AT ANTIETAM

Pre-printed document meas. approx. 8.00 x 10.25 inches. Document is filled out in legible ink for a Private John Kerbaugh of Company C, 128th Pennsylvania Infantry. The document is dated January 30,… (475-250) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

17TH PA CAVALRY - TWO DOCUMENTS FOR BLACKSMITH

17TH PA CAVALRY - TWO DOCUMENTS FOR BLACKSMITH

Two pen & ink documents for and about J. K. Gittleman, a blacksmith and farrier in the 17th Pennsylvania Cavalry. The first is dated June 13, 1865, and certifies that he has been mustered and… (516-30) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

WENDELL DEPOT 1862 CERTIFICATE FOR 50 CENTS

WENDELL DEPOT 1862 CERTIFICATE FOR 50 CENTS

Note reads, “WENDELL DEPOT, MASS., NOV. 20, 1862, GOOD FOR 50 CENTS, PAYABLE IN GOODS AT SIGHT, AS IN CURRENT FUNDS IN SUMS OF ONE DOLLAR. NO.____ Wm.____”. Measures approx. 2 ¼” x 4 ¼”. No… (344-2831) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

SUTLER’S CHIT FOR SOLDIER IN 7TH NEW JERSEY

SUTLER’S CHIT FOR SOLDIER IN 7TH NEW JERSEY

Note reads, “NO. 1548, SCOTT’S NINE HUNDRED UNITED STATES CAVALRY, GOOD FOR TWENTY-FIVE CENTS IN TRADE” and is signed, “J R BOSTWICK, SUTLER”. J.R. Bostwick was the sutler, or private… (450-140) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF MAJOR JOHN CASNER, SR., 91ST PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF MAJOR JOHN CASNER, SR., 91ST PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

Oval image on 6 ½” x 8 ½” mount. Excellent condition.. 2/3 length standing wearing 9 button frock coat, officer’s sash, belt with rectangular buckle, and sword. Front photographer’s imprint:… (465-323) SOLD. Learn More »

VICTORIAN WATCH FOB WITH HAIR CHAIN, GOLD CHARM & WATCH KEY

VICTORIAN WATCH FOB WITH HAIR CHAIN, GOLD CHARM & WATCH KEY

This watch fob features a woven hair chain with decorative gold connectors and charm. Gold charm has floral etching all around border. Original hook and watch key are present on ends of chain. Entire… (344-2633) SOLD. Learn More »

THIRD MODEL COLT 1851 ‘NAVY’ REVOLVER

THIRD MODEL COLT 1851 ‘NAVY’ REVOLVER

One of the most popular pistols ever produced by Samuel Colt’s firm in Hartford, Connecticut was Colt’s 1851 Navy model, a premier medium caliber handgun. Colt designated the term ‘Navy’ to… (831-04) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,650.00
Originally $1,750.00


SOLD

US MODEL 1799 BUELL AND GREENLEAF DRAGOON SABER

US MODEL 1799 BUELL AND GREENLEAF DRAGOON SABER

Rare Second Contract of 1799 cavalry saber manufactured by Abel Buell and David Greenleaf of Hartford, CT in 1799. Buell and Greenleaf made 1000 sabers of this pattern under contract with the US.… (E2650) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC PORTION OF TONGUE & WREATH BUCKLE FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC PORTION OF TONGUE & WREATH BUCKLE FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated piece of a C.S. belt buckle. It is the belt-loop portion of the “tongue” half of a two-piece buckle. Solder marks show where the brass disk was attached. The brass is strong… (R22006) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC US BELT BUCKLE FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC US BELT BUCKLE FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated U.S. pattern belt plate. The brass skin is complete with no nicks or dents and exhibiting a green and brown patina with dirt remaining on face. The “US” stands out. The lead backing is… (R22022) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC 3-INCH SCHENKL COMBINATION FUSE FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC 3-INCH SCHENKL COMBINATION FUSE FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated zinc U.S. Schenkl combination time and percussion fuse. Relic is in very nice “dug” condition. The fuse is split from the bottom along the timing holes. Threads are in decent shape, some… (R21984) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

LIBBY PRISON CABINET CARD

LIBBY PRISON CABINET CARD

This is a cabinet card photograph of Libby prison in Richmond, VA.  Mount has had left edge broken off (about ¼” missing) but the actual photo image is unaffected.  Overall size is 6” x 4… (344-3040) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

LETTER FROM MRS. ALFRED ELY TO MRS. CALVIN HUSON JR. – PAIR OF POLITICIANS CAPTURED AT 1ST BULL RUN [LIBBY PRISON]

LETTER FROM MRS. ALFRED ELY TO MRS. CALVIN HUSON JR. – PAIR OF POLITICIANS CAPTURED AT 1ST BULL RUN [LIBBY PRISON]

Letter Dated “Rochester [NY], Sep 15th. 4 pp. in ink, 8 x 5”. Exhibits fold-lines, else fine. U.S. Congressman Alfred Ely and Calvin Huson, Jr. were two Rochester, N.Y., politicians who attended… (475-223) SOLD. Learn More »

FEDERAL PATTERN OF 1864, .58 CALIBER CARTRIDGE BOX IDENTIFIED TO PRIVATE ADAM FITZKEE

FEDERAL PATTERN OF 1864, .58 CALIBER CARTRIDGE BOX IDENTIFIED TO PRIVATE ADAM FITZKEE

Here is an original, identified, Civil War infantryman’s black bridle leather accoutrement set in very good, complete condition that includes a M1864 cartridge box / sling, as well as a percussion… (526-49) SOLD. Learn More »

HORN POWDER FLASK, ID’D TO CAPT. M. MILLER

HORN POWDER FLASK, ID’D TO CAPT. M. MILLER

This screw top powder flask is made out of horn and has a wooden base. Both the top and base of flask are tacked in place with small nails. It is engraved in fancy script with the owner’s name,… (30-1985) SOLD. Learn More »

LEATHER WALLET WITH 1863 FIVE DOLLAR NOTE & 1866 TWENTY-FIVE CENT NOTE

LEATHER WALLET WITH 1863 FIVE DOLLAR NOTE & 1866 TWENTY-FIVE CENT NOTE

This is a machine-made Civil War era leather wallet as carried by numerous civilians and soldiers of the time. The folding wallet measures 12 ¾” long x 4 ¾” high and is made of pasteboard… (179-690) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE CIVIL WAR CAVALRY ISSUE LANCE ISSUED TO THE 6TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER CAVALRY (RUSH’S LANCERS) AT THE BEGINNING OF THE WAR

RARE CIVIL WAR CAVALRY ISSUE LANCE ISSUED TO THE 6TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER CAVALRY (RUSH’S LANCERS) AT THE BEGINNING OF THE WAR

Likely among the rarest of all American military issue pole weapons. Only one contract was issued by the US Ordnance Department for lances in December 1861 for a total of 1,001 lances, all issued to… (696-57) SOLD. Learn More »

SECTIONED US 4.52” 12 LB. SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED US 4.52” 12 LB. SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL

Lead shot in tar matrix visible, various sizes. This shell used a Bormann time fuse. Visible are pistol and musket balls. Both Union and Confederate shells were filled in this fashion, making them… (889-82) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 4.52” 12 LB. SPHERICAL SHELL RECOVERED AT PETERSBURG, VA

CS 4.52” 12 LB. SPHERICAL SHELL RECOVERED AT PETERSBURG, VA

Traces of original arsenal paint; untouched appearance. Appears to have been found many years ago.   [ws] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (889-81) SOLD. Learn More »

UNION SOLDIER'S LETTER AND COVER – CORP. JAMES MCDONALD SMITH.  38THPENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY - KIA CHARLES CITY CROSS ROADS

UNION SOLDIER'S LETTER AND COVER – CORP. JAMES MCDONALD SMITH. 38THPENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY - KIA CHARLES CITY CROSS ROADS

Eight page letter written in black ink on white ruled stationary with embossed "Bath" in upper left corner. Written by James McDonald Smith to his wife in Pittsburgh, PA. An excellent long letter… (889-141) SOLD. Learn More »

NEAR FULL PACK OF THIRTY-FIVE MODEL 1865 SPENCER ROUNDS WITH LABEL

NEAR FULL PACK OF THIRTY-FIVE MODEL 1865 SPENCER ROUNDS WITH LABEL

Cardboard box meas. approx. 4.25 x 4.25 x 2.00. Lid has green label that reads “FORTY-TWO, PRIMED METALLIC CARTRIDGES, FOR SPENCER CARBINE CAL.50….MODEL 1865. MANUFACTURED BY SAGE AMMUNITION… (169-305) SOLD. Learn More »

$500.00
Originally $750.00


SOLD

FLAG REMNANT FROM THE 155TH NEW YORK INFANTRY, CORCORAN'S IRISH BRIGADE

FLAG REMNANT FROM THE 155TH NEW YORK INFANTRY, CORCORAN'S IRISH BRIGADE

In October 1862, more than 400 Buffalo men, most of them Irish, heeded President Abraham Lincoln's call for additional volunteers during the Civil War and crowded into Fort Porter near the present day… (889-90) SOLD. Learn More »

FRONT SIGHT FOR 12 PDR. CANNON

FRONT SIGHT FOR 12 PDR. CANNON

Tapering blade measuring "1.75" in length, with circular screw end measuring.31" in diameter. “12 pdr. F GUN” marking stamped on one side in .125" lettering. Some pitting and surface rust. … (889-76) SOLD. Learn More »

US ARTILLERY GUNNER’S GIMLET

US ARTILLERY GUNNER’S GIMLET

This is a Civil War artillery gimlet which was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent hole of a cannon tube. It is in solid condition with light wear to the handle.… (889-75) SOLD. Learn More »

$79.50
SOLD

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE

Here is a 2nd Model Maynard carbine, widely regarded as one of the best performing and most accurate of all the cavalry arms used during the Civil War. The well-favored, metallic cartridge,… (218-446) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,395.00
Originally $3,595.00


SOLD

SPRINGFIELD M1842 PERCUSSION MUSKET DATED 1851

SPRINGFIELD M1842 PERCUSSION MUSKET DATED 1851

In 1842, the need for more modern percussion ignition systems on US military arms signaled the end of the flintlock longarm and started the age of the cap and ball muzzleloader firearm. This original… (218-421) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,595.00
Originally $1,695.00


SOLD

MAKER MARKED PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

MAKER MARKED PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a very good leather percussion cap pouch. The leather throughout the box is very pliable allowing the flaps to open. Minor crazing on small random areas of surface finish. The outer flap is… (490-1021) SOLD. Learn More »

IMPORT BARREL RECOVERED FROM BULL RUN / MANASSAS

IMPORT BARREL RECOVERED FROM BULL RUN / MANASSAS

Relic is a 45-inch straight barrel from an imported rifle.  Front sight and bayonet lug are still attached. Light rust and pitting is present all over.   [sm] Length of item will require shipment in… (819-49) SOLD. Learn More »

IVORY TOP CANE

IVORY TOP CANE

Vintage cane is made of wood which has been stained a dark brown color. Top of cane has an ivory handle. Tip of cane is made of bone. Cane measures 36” long. Wood has some light scuffs and… (344-3228) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

HAND & BALL TOP WOODEN CANE

HAND & BALL TOP WOODEN CANE

Vintage cane is made of wood which has been stained dark brown. Handle of cane is carved in the shape of a hand grasping a ball. Cane measures 35” long. Wood has a few light scuffs, but is in very… (344-3227) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

18” x 14” matted display, numbered 9 of 34, is ready for framing. It features a large star on a field of blue along with a section of red/white fabric from a large US 34 star barracks flag that… (M25266) SOLD. Learn More »

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

18” x 14” matted display, numbered 12 of 34, is ready for framing. It features a large star on a field of blue along with a section of red/white fabric from a large US 34 star barracks flag that… (M25265) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC COOK & BROTHERS SABER BAYONET

RELIC COOK & BROTHERS SABER BAYONET

This is a “battlefield pick up” condition Confederate saber bayonet. Overall length is 27 ¼”. Blade measures 22 ½”, has a fuller and has several nicks in the blade. The iron is dark brown… (172-4154) SOLD. Learn More »

SOLDIER’S & SAILOR’S MONUMENT DEDICATION BADGE, 1900

SOLDIER’S & SAILOR’S MONUMENT DEDICATION BADGE, 1900

A brass, two-piece badge commemorating the dedication of the Soldier’s and Sailor’s Monument in Easton, PA, May 10, 1900. The top piece, which has a pin soldered to the back, is in the shape of an… (344-2436) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

ARTILLERY WOODEN SPONGEHEAD RAMMER

ARTILLERY WOODEN SPONGEHEAD RAMMER

This is the spongehead that would have been attached to the rammer for use with artillery pieces. Measures approx. 4” long x 2” at base x 2 ½” at  top. Wood is solid. The wood around the top… (137-15) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

ALBUMEN PHOTO OF OFFICERS IN CAMP

ALBUMEN PHOTO OF OFFICERS IN CAMP

This is an albumen photograph of five officers seated in front of a tent. Mount measures 13 ¼’ x 10 ¼” and the actual image measures 9” x 6”.  The five officers are seated under a fly that… (450-135) SOLD. Learn More »

CIRCA 18TH-19TH CENTURY ANTIQUE GERMAN WESTERWALD POTTERY / STONEWARE JUG

CIRCA 18TH-19TH CENTURY ANTIQUE GERMAN WESTERWALD POTTERY / STONEWARE JUG

Westerwald pottery or stoneware is a distinctive type of salt glazed, grey pottery from the Höhr-Grenzhausen and Ransbach-Baumbach area of Westerwaldkreis in Rheinland, Germany. It is known as… (734-29) SOLD. Learn More »

SECTION OF US SCHENKL SHELL RECOVERED NEAR FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA

SECTION OF US SCHENKL SHELL RECOVERED NEAR FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA

This section of shell is the bottom conical shaped portion of a US 3-inch Schenkl shell. Section meas. approx. 6.00 inches long. Surfaces are uncleaned and there is some minor chipping. Fairfield… (R22522) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

RARE M1860 SPENCER NAVY RIFLE – SERIAL NUMBER 59

RARE M1860 SPENCER NAVY RIFLE – SERIAL NUMBER 59

This original Civil War longarm is a Model 1860 Spencer repeating rifle as purchased by the US Navy and represents the first Spencer of any type purchased by the United States. In very good original… (490-1037) SOLD. Learn More »

ARTILLERY HAT CORD

ARTILLERY HAT CORD

Woven wool enlisted hat cord with 2 ½” tassels. Originally meant for the Hardee/Jeff Davis hat, but was worn with just about any slouch hat, Union or Confederate. Red for Artillery service. Perfect… (172-4322) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

INFANTRY HAT CORD

INFANTRY HAT CORD

Woven wool enlisted hat cord with 2-inch tassels. Originally meant for the Hardee/Jeff Davis hat, but was worn with just about any slouch hat, Union or Confederate. Blue for Infantry service. Very… (172-4323) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF HUNTING DOG

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF HUNTING DOG

This is a full standing view of a hunting dog. Image is clear with good contrast. Some light oxidation has occurred. Image comes housed in full pressed paper case, which is in good condition, but has… (894-32) SOLD. Learn More »

FANTASTIC INSCRIBED CONFEDERATE CANTEEN CAPTURED AT ATLANTA

FANTASTIC INSCRIBED CONFEDERATE CANTEEN CAPTURED AT ATLANTA

Wonderful conditioned spherical wood canteen complete with both iron retaining bands, all three sling keepers and tin lined bunghole. There is no cork or sling. The two wood side panels are very clean… (355-29) SOLD. Learn More »

WONDERFUL GROUPING OF ARTIFACTS BELONGING TO CAPTAIN WILLIAM DUNCAN, COMPANY K, 15TH ILLINOIS CAVALRY – “HOOKER’S ESCORT” DURING THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR!

WONDERFUL GROUPING OF ARTIFACTS BELONGING TO CAPTAIN WILLIAM DUNCAN, COMPANY K, 15TH ILLINOIS CAVALRY – “HOOKER’S ESCORT” DURING THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR!

The main object in the grouping is a Smith and Wesson Number 2 Army  Revolver .32 caliber. This model was the first revolver produced by Smith & Wesson larger than a .22 caliber. Manufactured… (600-05) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1861 BRIDESBURG CONTRACT MUSKET, DATED 1863

MODEL 1861 BRIDESBURG CONTRACT MUSKET, DATED 1863

This Model 1861, .58 caliber, percussion rifle-musket, dated 1863, is in complete, fine condition. Produced at the Alfred Jenks & Co facility in Bridesburg, PA. The 40” long barrel exhibits just… (362-776) SOLD. Learn More »

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

The leather throughout the box is pliable allowing the flaps to open. Moderate wear and cracking on surface finish. The outer flap is complete and without tears and has integral closing tab. Tab is… (490-1033) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a complete leather percussion cap pouch. The leather throughout the box is very pliable allowing the flaps to open. Light wear from rubbing and moderate cracking on surface finish. The outer… (490-1031) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY BOTTLE, CIRCA 1858-1870

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY BOTTLE, CIRCA 1858-1870

A classic example of a Civil War era whiskey bottle with “PATENT” embossed on the shoulder. Whiskey bottles like this are often excavated at Civil War sites.  Stands 11 1/2” tall and diameter… (14-1767) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA BEER / ALE BOTTLE, CIRCA 1850-1870

CIVIL WAR ERA BEER / ALE BOTTLE, CIRCA 1850-1870

A nice example of a classic Civil War era black glass beer or ale bottle imported in large numbers from England by businesses in both the Northern and Southern states.  Stands 9 1/2” tall and… (14-1747) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CARTE DE VISITES OF 12TH NEW JERSEY OFFICER & FAMILY

CARTE DE VISITES OF 12TH NEW JERSEY OFFICER & FAMILY

These six images are from a group of eight images and the envelope they have been stored in over the years. Seven are CDVs and one is a small tintype mounted in a CDV card. The plain white envelope is… (450-147) SOLD. Learn More »

RECOLLECTIONS OF A NAVAL LIFE, INCLUDING THE CRUISES OF THE SUMTER AND ALABAMA

RECOLLECTIONS OF A NAVAL LIFE, INCLUDING THE CRUISES OF THE SUMTER AND ALABAMA

By John McIntosh Kell. Published by the Neale Company, Washington: 1900. Front eps, owner stamp: “R.A. Weaver”. 307 pp. In tan, blind-stamped, illustrated cloth, 9.25 x 6.25”. Exhibits light… (897-85) SOLD. Learn More »

LIFE OF ALBERT SIDNEY JOHNSTON

LIFE OF ALBERT SIDNEY JOHNSTON

By William Preston Johnston. Published by D. Appleton and Company, New York: 1878. Front eps, owner stamp: “R.A. Weaver”; owner inscription: W.C. Taylor/ August 20th 1879/ Columbia, Tenn. 755 pp.… (897-79) SOLD. Learn More »

LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF A DRUMMER BOY; OR SEVEN YEARS A SOLDIER

LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF A DRUMMER BOY; OR SEVEN YEARS A SOLDIER

By James D. Lockwood. Published by John Skinner, Albany, NY: 1893. Front eps, book stamp: “R.A. Weaver”. 191 pp., 8 x 5.75”, w/illustrated cover and gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light wear at… (897-89) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

MARYLAND CONFEDERATE BELT PLATE

MARYLAND CONFEDERATE BELT PLATE

The face of this rectangular, cast brass Maryland CS belt plate has the Maryland state seal in a raised oval riband. The images in the state seal are a plowman, a fisherman, and a shield, with the… (801-32) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL IN WOOD – GETTYSBURG

US/CS .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL IN WOOD – GETTYSBURG

Found near Culp’s Hill.  Wood measures 9” x 3” x 2”.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (899-02) SOLD. Learn More »

$155.00
Originally $197.50


SOLD

CONFEDERATE 3 INCH READ “VIRGINIA PATTERN” READ SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE 3 INCH READ “VIRGINIA PATTERN” READ SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

The body of this shell is in good cleaned condition. The body surface has an even mixture of smooth surfaces and light pitting. Both the upper and lower bourrelets are visible. The sabot is a copper… (899-01) SOLD. Learn More »

$795.00
Originally $995.00


SOLD

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

This attractive 11” x 14” unframed display features a 2” x 1 ¾” piece of coverlet that was owned by Colonel Elijah W. Penny who had service in three Indiana Union regiments and was wounded… (M25309) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF GEORGIA MERCHANTS AND PLANTERS BANK $1 NOTE

STATE OF GEORGIA MERCHANTS AND PLANTERS BANK $1 NOTE

Serial number 919; dated June 1st, 1859. Pair of red overlays, “ONE”. Excellent condition.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (622-308) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

CABINET CARD OF WHITE AND BLACK CAT

CABINET CARD OF WHITE AND BLACK CAT

Full length side view of reclining white cat with dark spots. Overall very good condition; minor soiling / wear along edges & corners.  BM: Ellinwood, Manchester, NH.  … (894-74) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

VINTAGE CAMEO BROOCH

VINTAGE CAMEO BROOCH

This lovely cameo features the image of a goddess on a gold mount, which has a decorative twisted border. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and fully function. Measures approx. 1 ¼” x 1… (344-2672) SOLD. Learn More »

VINTAGE CAMEO BROOCH

VINTAGE CAMEO BROOCH

This lovely cameo features the image of a goddess who is wearing a diamond pendant. Cameo is on a gold mount which has a beautiful scrollwork border. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and… (344-2625) SOLD. Learn More »

M1861 BRIDESBURG CONTRACT RIFLE-MUSKET WITH THE NEEDHAM CONVERSION TO A BREECHLOADING SYSTEM

M1861 BRIDESBURG CONTRACT RIFLE-MUSKET WITH THE NEEDHAM CONVERSION TO A BREECHLOADING SYSTEM

This is a Model 1861 Bridesburg Contract rifle-musket with a Needham conversion system in good original condition. Before its alteration from percussion to a .58 caliber breechloading centerfire… (172-4259) SOLD. Learn More »

THREE-SCREW M1860 ARMY COLT REVOLVER

THREE-SCREW M1860 ARMY COLT REVOLVER

A cap and ball percussion sidearm, this specimen is a complete Civil War Colt Model 1860 Army revolver in exceptional original condition. In production from 1860 through 1873, these handguns were the… (31-1555) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

Four sided, aqua colored cathedral style bottle measures 9” high and 2” at the base. Each side has a beautifully embossed design. This is one of the most typical bottles found in civil war trash… (14-1808) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CLARKE & WHITE MINERAL WATER BOTTLE

CLARKE & WHITE MINERAL WATER BOTTLE

Saratoga Springs was home to over 100 natural springs, and was renowned for the therapeutic mineral water. Embossed, :”CLARK & WHITE ‘C’ NEW YORK”. This company successfully marketed… (883-311) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

MILLVILLE ATMOSPHERIC FRUIT JAR

MILLVILLE ATMOSPHERIC FRUIT JAR

Fruit jar produced by Whitall, Tatum & Company of Millville, New Jersey. This jar was produced in various sizes, this being a 48 ounce size. Has “WHITALL’S PATENT JUNE 18TH 1861” in raised… (M25293) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

C1850 FLINT GLASS DECANTER

C1850 FLINT GLASS DECANTER

Very heavy flint glass decanter with cut panels at shoulder. Polished pontil. Type of decanter used in bars and travelling sets. Measures 5” tall, base 2 ¼” in diameter. … (179-723) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

C1860 MCKINNEY PHILADELPHIA SODA BOTTLE FOUND AT COLD HARBOR, VA

C1860 MCKINNEY PHILADELPHIA SODA BOTTLE FOUND AT COLD HARBOR, VA

Embossed “F. MCKINNEY F PHILADA”; back side with a large “F”. Blob top soda bottle from the Civil War era. Perfect condition, with some inside stains. … (M25299) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CDV OF JEFFERSON DAVIS FLEEING

CDV OF JEFFERSON DAVIS FLEEING

CDV is a humorous cartoon caricature of the capture of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Cartoons such as this ran in Northern newspapers based on the false rumor that Davis was captured wearing… (344-2705) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CDV OF THE ARREST OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV OF THE ARREST OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV is a humorous cartoon caricature of the capture of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Cartoons such as this ran in Northern newspapers based on the false rumor that Davis was captured wearing… (344-2737) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CDV OF THE ESCAPE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV OF THE ESCAPE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV is a humorous cartoon caricature of the capture of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Cartoons such as this ran in Northern newspapers based on the false rumor that Davis was captured wearing… (344-2754) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

PENCIL SKETCH OF SOLDIER’S TENT

PENCIL SKETCH OF SOLDIER’S TENT

This approximately 7” x 9” sheet of paper has two pencil sketches. These illustrate the inside and outside of one soldier’s quarters…a wall tent with a log and barrel chimney built into one… (344-2874) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

$500 CONFEDERATE BOND, UNISSUED

$500 CONFEDERATE BOND, UNISSUED

Bond features an image of a landscape scene on the top left, and is numbered 186. Note declares, “$500 SIX PERXCENT NON TAXABLE CERTIFICATE. By Authority of the 14th Section of an Act of Congress… (344-3154) SOLD. Learn More »

CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF G.A.R. VETERAN

CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF G.A.R. VETERAN

Cabinet card size is approx. 4 ¼” x 6 ½” and is of heavy ivory stock. Bottom of mount is marked with the photographer’s imprint, “LEE, PHILLIPSBURG, N.J.”. No markings on reverse. Image… (344-2727) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

PHOTO POSTCARD OF FRANKFORD ARSENAL, DATED 1909

PHOTO POSTCARD OF FRANKFORD ARSENAL, DATED 1909

Postcard features a view of the Frankford Arsenal, and is labeled at the bottom, “MAIN DRIVE LKG WEST, FRANKFORD ARSENAL (43)”. The drive leading to the arsenal is lined on the left with… (344-2826) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

PHOTO POSTCARD OF FUN IN CAMP

PHOTO POSTCARD OF FUN IN CAMP

Postcard features a view of soldiers having fun in camp. Between the rows of canvas tents, a group of them are holding a blanket stretched out and throwing one of their friends up and then catching… (344-2708) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

SOLDIER LETTER - LIEUT. COLONEL SAMUEL R. BEARDSLEY, 24TH NEW YORK INFANTRY; WIA GROVETON, VA, 8/28/1862

SOLDIER LETTER - LIEUT. COLONEL SAMUEL R. BEARDSLEY, 24TH NEW YORK INFANTRY; WIA GROVETON, VA, 8/28/1862

Dated “Elmira, Thursday, June 24th, 1861.” 4 pp., in ink, on unlined paper, 8 x 6.5”. Exhibits fold-marks, and slight smudges. Else VG, and entirely legible. Fascinating early-war letter by the… (894-50) SOLD. Learn More »

PEABODY RIFLE BY PROVIDENCE TOOL OF RHODE ISLAND

PEABODY RIFLE BY PROVIDENCE TOOL OF RHODE ISLAND

This Peabody rifle is an original, breechloading, single shot, .45 caliber Peabody rimfire made by the Providence Tool Company of Providence, Rhode Island. It is one of some 112,000 carbines and… (169-460) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,495.00
Originally $1,800.00


SOLD

IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR ERA MAN’S RING – SGT. JOSEPH C. HARDY, 35TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY; WOUNDED AT ANTIETAM

IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR ERA MAN’S RING – SGT. JOSEPH C. HARDY, 35TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY; WOUNDED AT ANTIETAM

This Civil War period ring, which is approximateLy a modern size 8, is nicely engraved around its exterior as follows: “SGT. J. C. HARDY  CO. G 35TH MASS. INF.” Overall in very fine… (748-11) SOLD. Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, AUGUST 22, 1863 [GETTYSBURG]

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, AUGUST 22, 1863 [GETTYSBURG]

Vol. VII—No. 347. 16 pp. [529-544], four columns, numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait of “John Burns, The Only Man in Gettysburg, PA, Who Fought At the… (573-16) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 12-POUNDER SHELL FOUND AT GETTYSBURG – GAR POST #9 COLLECTION

CONFEDERATE 12-POUNDER SHELL FOUND AT GETTYSBURG – GAR POST #9 COLLECTION

Confederate 12-pounder shell recovered from the Gettysburg battlefield.  The round was found on the field at Gettysburg after the battle and the artifact was formerly comprised part of the collection… (476-94) SOLD. Learn More »

BUTTPLATE FROM A CIVILIAN RIFLE RECOVERED IN CS CAMP AT WILLIAMSPORT, MD

BUTTPLATE FROM A CIVILIAN RIFLE RECOVERED IN CS CAMP AT WILLIAMSPORT, MD

Brass buttplate off of a civilian type rifle. Plate has a very sharp corner at top with a concave back and a bent bottom. Item was found in a Confederate camp at Williamsport, Maryland. The… (R22521) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

SECTION OF US STIRRUP RECOVERED NEAR FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA

SECTION OF US STIRRUP RECOVERED NEAR FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA

Heavy cast brass pedestal and partial yoke of a stirrup. Pedestal is complete while only 3.25 inches of one side of the yoke remains. Brass surfaces have a nice green patina. Fairfield Pennsylvania… (R22523) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR OR EARLIER IRON PIKE BLADE

CIVIL WAR OR EARLIER IRON PIKE BLADE

Excavated iron blade for a pike. Blade is double edged and tapers to a point. Overall length is 19” with the tang being 6 ½” and the blade being 12 ½” long. Tang is just over 1” wide and… (819-52) SOLD. Learn More »

STARR PERCUSSION CARBINE

STARR PERCUSSION CARBINE

Issued to the Federal cavalry during the Civil War, this weapon is a good example of a Starr carbine, a breech loading, .54 caliber, percussion model weapon produced by the Starr Arms Company of… (362-774) SOLD. Learn More »

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

18” x 14” matted display, numbered 5 of 34, is ready for framing. It features a large star on a field of blue along with a section of red/white fabric from a large US 34 star barracks flag that… (M25264) SOLD. Learn More »

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

18” x 14” matted display, numbered 13 of 34, is ready for framing. It features a large star on a field of blue along with a section of red/white fabric from a large US 34 star barracks flag that… (M25262) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1864 INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX

US PATTERN 1864 INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX

Pattern 1864 US cartridge box in very good to unissued condition. The outer flap is boldly embossed “US” and has an oval sub inspector’s stamp on the lower, right corner “G.T. WOODBURY”.… (286-266) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF EDWARD EVERETT

CDV OF EDWARD EVERETT

CDV is a waist-up view of Edward Everett. He is wearing a dark colored frock coat and vest, with a white shirt and cravat. Reverse has a photographer’s imprint which reads, “PUBLISHED BY E.… (344-2780) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CDV OF THE ESCAPE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV OF THE ESCAPE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV is a humorous cartoon caricature of the capture of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Cartoons such as this ran in Northern newspapers based on the false rumor that Davis was captured wearing… (344-2753) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CDV OF THE CAPTURE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV OF THE CAPTURE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV is a humorous cartoon caricature of the capture of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Cartoons such as this ran in Northern newspapers based on the false rumor that Davis was captured wearing… (344-2738) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOHN B. FLOYD - SECRETARY OF WAR UNDER BUCHANAN

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOHN B. FLOYD - SECRETARY OF WAR UNDER BUCHANAN

Image shows Floyd in a dark suit that the photographer retouched to look like a uniform with military buttons, star on the collar and Brigadier General’s shoulder straps. Floyd’s face is… (801-443) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CDV BUST VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL HUGER

CDV BUST VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL HUGER

Image shows Confederate General Benjamin Huger clean shaven in a pre-war image that has been heavily retouched by the photographer. Apparently the image was taken of the General in civilian clothes… (801-444) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CDV GENERAL WILLIAM STARKE ROSECRANS

CDV GENERAL WILLIAM STARKE ROSECRANS

Seated 2/3 length view as Brig. Gen. BM: E. ANTHONY from Brady Negative. Written period ink on reverse is, “Gen. Rosecrans / Mr. McCarthy studied / and practiced his profession / with him for nearly… (885-26) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF G.A.R. VETERAN

CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF G.A.R. VETERAN

Cabinet card size is approx. 4 ¼” x 6 ½” and is of heavy ivory stock. Bottom of mount is marked with the photographer’s imprint, “APPLEGATE, 8TH AND VINE STS. PHILADELPHIA.”. No markings… (344-2829) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF LIEUTENANT TOTTEN, INDIAN WARS

CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF LIEUTENANT TOTTEN, INDIAN WARS

Cabinet card size is approx. 4 ¼” x 6 ½” and is of heavy ivory stock. Reverse has a hand inscribed identification, “LIEUT. TOTTEN” as well as the photographer’s imprint which reads,… (344-2712) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

LETTER WRITTEN BY AN UNIDENTIFIED UNION SOLDIER AFTER BATTLE OF FALLING WATERS, VA, JULY 2, 1861

LETTER WRITTEN BY AN UNIDENTIFIED UNION SOLDIER AFTER BATTLE OF FALLING WATERS, VA, JULY 2, 1861

With stunning patriotic flag cover, addressed “To my darling wife”. Dated “Charleston, Va, July 20th ‘61”. 4 pp., in pencil, on line paper, 8 x 5”. Upper left stationery corner, features a… (526-64) SOLD. Learn More »

STARR PERCUSSION CARBINE

STARR PERCUSSION CARBINE

Issued to the Federal cavalry during the Civil War, this weapon is a good example of a Starr carbine, a breech loading, .54 caliber, percussion weapon produced by the Starr Arms Company of Yonkers,… (362-775) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC IRON STIRRUP – SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

RELIC IRON STIRRUP – SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

Excavated iron stirrup is complete and in solid condition. Cleaned and coated. Recovered on Seminary Ridge at Gettysburg by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field… (173-3211) SOLD. Learn More »

$89.50
SOLD

U.S. REGULATION TIN CUP

U.S. REGULATION TIN CUP

Regulation U.S. issue tin cup with wire-bail handle. Surface is mostly rust covered inside and out with areas of original tin finish showing through. Possibly an early battlefield pick up. Complete… (490-1009) SOLD. Learn More »

FEDERAL ENGINEER COAT BUTTON

FEDERAL ENGINEER COAT BUTTON

This button depicts an eagle with banner with motto, "Essayons", fortifications, and a rising sun. Intended for officers of the Engineer Corps.  The backmark reads: "WATERBURY BUTTON CO. / (star)… (34-116) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG VIRGINIA COAT BUTTON

DUG VIRGINIA COAT BUTTON

Excavated coat-sized button with a face that consists of Virginia state seal, Virtus slaying the tyrant with sword up, intended for Virginia troops. There is a significant push to the lower, right… (801-300) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

DUG V.M.I. CADET BUTTON

DUG V.M.I. CADET BUTTON

This is an excavated Virginia Military Institute coat button. The face features the state seal of Virginia with the words, "CADET / SIC SEMPER TYRANNIS / V.M.I."  This die variant features the spear… (801-293) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CDV ALBUM OF CIVILIAN IMAGES FROM LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA

CDV ALBUM OF CIVILIAN IMAGES FROM LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA

CDV album has brown leather cover with embossed design on the front and back. Leather is in very good condition, with some light wear all over, but especially on the corners. Album has a printed… (344-2736) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

IDENTIFIED GAR BADGE FOR POST 63

IDENTIFIED GAR BADGE FOR POST 63

Badge meas. approx. 1.00 inch high x 1 1/8 inches long. The basic metal appears to be gold plated brass. The top portion of the badge consists of a blue riband with scrolled edges and the word… (344-2762) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

VERY NICE GERMAN P.38 PISTOL

VERY NICE GERMAN P.38 PISTOL

Exceptional example of the standard issue 9mm service pistol used by the Germans in World War II. Principal markings include: “8428q” (serial number); “byf 44” (manufacturer’s code and year… (G3611) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC M1842 RAMROD – PEACH ORCHARD

RELIC M1842 RAMROD – PEACH ORCHARD

Excavated model 1842 musket ramrod. Measures only 32” long and was either broken or may have been altered to use with a carbine. Relic condition but very sturdy. Recovered from the Peach Orchard by… (173-3071) SOLD. Learn More »

SIGNATURE – BRIG. GEN. DAVID A. RUSSELL

SIGNATURE – BRIG. GEN. DAVID A. RUSSELL

Rare war date signature, in ink.  Closely cut clipping measures 2 ¼” x 7/8”, mounted on a 4” x 2 ½” card.  “D. A. Russell / Brig. Genl.”.  Very good condition. David Allen Russell… (L14641) SOLD. Learn More »

$150.00
Originally $200.00


SOLD

AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED - S.K. ZOOK, COLONEL 57TH REGIMENT NEW YORK STATE VOLUNTEERS

AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED - S.K. ZOOK, COLONEL 57TH REGIMENT NEW YORK STATE VOLUNTEERS

Dated “State of New York/ Depot of Volunteer/ cor. White and Elm Streets/ New York City, Oct. 23rd 1861.” 2pp., in ink, 5.125 x 8.25”, one page text, plus endorsements. Exhibits slight soiling… (L14628) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,400.00
Originally $2,000.00


SOLD

MOURNING BROOCH WITH INSERT FOR HAIR

MOURNING BROOCH WITH INSERT FOR HAIR

Beautiful black stone brooch features a gold framed insert that is meant for holding hair. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and fully function. Brooch measures approx. 1 7/8” x 1… (344-2630) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG NORTH CAROLINA COAT BUTTON

DUG NORTH CAROLINA COAT BUTTON

Excavated coat-sized button with a face that consists of North Carolina state seal. There is a significant push to the center of the face, but the details are still plainly visible. The back features… (801-291) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

STEREOVIEW OF KITTENS – “PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDENTS”

STEREOVIEW OF KITTENS – “PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDENTS”

View of two kittens, one perched on a chair, the other with its front paws on top of a camera. At left on the mount is, “Kittens”. Copyright information at right – 1871, John P. Soule of Boston.… (894-58) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CABINET CARD OF “TOODLES HALL” THE CAT

CABINET CARD OF “TOODLES HALL” THE CAT

Full size view of a large tabby cat ensconced in a cozy bed. Written along the left edge of the mount in period writing is, “ “Toodles” Hall, Attleboro. May 1st, 1899.”  Overall in very good… (894-61) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

STEREOVIEW OF CAMP WIKOFF AT MAJOR GENERAL JOSEPH WHEELER’S HEADQUARTERS

STEREOVIEW OF CAMP WIKOFF AT MAJOR GENERAL JOSEPH WHEELER’S HEADQUARTERS

The image features a scene at Camp Wikoff in New York. It shows a man on horseback with dozens of canvas tents in the background. Camp Wikoff is one of the more famous camps of the Spanish American… (344-2707) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

STEREOVIEW OF SIOUX INDIANS ON PONIES

STEREOVIEW OF SIOUX INDIANS ON PONIES

Stereoview is on a gray mount with “KEYSTONE VIEW COMPANY” on one edge and “MEADVILLE, PA. NEW YOUR, N.Y., PORTLAND, OREGON, LONDON, ENG. SYDNEY, AUS.” on the other. The image features the… (172-4326) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

RELIC 3” DYER CANISTER BASE – GETTYSBURG WHEATFIELD -- LEE’S HQ MUSEUM

RELIC 3” DYER CANISTER BASE – GETTYSBURG WHEATFIELD -- LEE’S HQ MUSEUM

Excavated lead base from 3” Dyer canister round. In very good condition with only a few dings around the base rim. Rust stains on top surface where it was in contact with tin. Recovered from the… (173-2937) SOLD. Learn More »

BANK OF THE EMPIRE STATE (STATE OF GEORGIA) $1 NOTE

BANK OF THE EMPIRE STATE (STATE OF GEORGIA) $1 NOTE

Dated July 18, 1860. Number 735. Good condition; light to moderate soiling throughout. Pair of green “1” overprints, also present on the reverse.    [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (622-263) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CENTRAL BANK OF VIRGINIA $20 NOTE

CENTRAL BANK OF VIRGINIA $20 NOTE

Dated April 4, 1860. No. 244. Excellent condition. A handful of scattered pinholes.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (622-260) SOLD. Learn More »

MEMOIRS OF GENERAL W.T. SHERMAN/ WRITTEN BY HIMSELF

MEMOIRS OF GENERAL W.T. SHERMAN/ WRITTEN BY HIMSELF

Published by D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1875. First Edition.  Owner bookplate—“R.A. Weaver”--2 vols. 409, 405 pp., w/fldg. Map, rear pocket, vol. 2.  Blue blind-stamped glazed cloth, 9… (897-34) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

MODEL 1858 BULLS-EYE CANTEEN WITH COVER, SLING & STOPPER

MODEL 1858 BULLS-EYE CANTEEN WITH COVER, SLING & STOPPER

The model 1858 canteen was the most popular canteen of the Civil War period.  Some, like this one, were made with concentric rings for strengthening, these are sometimes referred to as the… (490-1014) SOLD. Learn More »

BURNSIDE MODEL 1864 CARBINE “5TH MODEL”

BURNSIDE MODEL 1864 CARBINE “5TH MODEL”

This is the Burnside single shot percussion carbine, Model 1864, aka "5th model". It is a .54 caliber carbine manufactured by the Burnside Rifle Co., in Providence, Rhode Island. General Ambrose… (172-4252) SOLD. Learn More »

M1842 ASTON PERCUSSION SINGLE-SHOT PISTOL DATED 1851

M1842 ASTON PERCUSSION SINGLE-SHOT PISTOL DATED 1851

This Model 1842 single shot percussion pistol produced was produced by H. Aston of Middletown, Connecticut. Aston and Ira Johnson, both of Middletown and the Palmetto Armory of Columbia, SC, produced… (218-480) SOLD. Learn More »

1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S WITH UNUSUAL RICASSO MARKINGS

1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S WITH UNUSUAL RICASSO MARKINGS

Dealer: Tiffany & Co. New York Blade Length: 32” Blade Etchings: Center with wingspread eagle, panoply of arms, large “US”, scroll & leaf designs. “WARRANTED TO CUT WROUGHT IRON”… (344-2502) SOLD. Learn More »

WARTIME AUTOGRAPHED DOCUMENT SIGNED BY FIVE CONFEDERATE OFFICERS

WARTIME AUTOGRAPHED DOCUMENT SIGNED BY FIVE CONFEDERATE OFFICERS

This document contains the signatures of Richard S. Ewell, Lieut. General; Edward Johnson, Major General; Edward T.H. Warren, Lt. Colonel 10th VA [KIA in the Wilderness, 5/5/1864]; D.H. Lee Martz,… (L14607) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,350.00
Originally $2,000.00


SOLD

ALS BY W. H. F. “ROONEY” LEE IN REGARDS TO HIS FATHER’S AUTOGRAPH

ALS BY W. H. F. “ROONEY” LEE IN REGARDS TO HIS FATHER’S AUTOGRAPH

Document has a preprinted header that reads “SENATE CHAMBER, RICHMOND, VA.” with a handwritten date of “16 JANY.” The year of “1878” has the 18 pre-printed with the 78 written in with ink.… (L14597) SOLD. Learn More »

$300.00
Originally $400.00


SOLD

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG

18” x 14” matted display, numbered 21 of 34, is ready for framing. It features a large star on a field of blue along with a section of red/white fabric from a large US 34 star barracks flag that… (M25236) SOLD. Learn More »

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

18” x 14” matted display, numbered 21 of 34, is ready for framing. It features a large star on a field of blue along with a section of red/white fabric from a large US 34 star barracks flag that… (M25261) SOLD. Learn More »

LINCOLN AND THE CONSPIRATORS - LINCOLN'S HAIR, WOOD FOR THE GALLOWS, MARY SURRATT'S HAIR, AND A REMNANT FROM THE BINDINGS THAT WERE USED TO BIND MRS. SURRATT'S ARMS DURING THE HANGING

LINCOLN AND THE CONSPIRATORS - LINCOLN'S HAIR, WOOD FOR THE GALLOWS, MARY SURRATT'S HAIR, AND A REMNANT FROM THE BINDINGS THAT WERE USED TO BIND MRS. SURRATT'S ARMS DURING THE HANGING

Display measures 11" X 14" with burgundy suede matting with gold Florentine trim. Highlights Mary Surratt who was one of the four conspirators executed on July 7th, 1865. The strand of Lincoln's hair… (M25282) SOLD. Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR AS WELL AS BANDAGE FRAGMENTS FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR AS WELL AS BANDAGE FRAGMENTS FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

On the night of April 14, 1865 the mortally wounded president was carried to a back bedroom in the Peterson House, across the street from Ford’s Theatre; Lincoln died there early in the morning of… (M25279) SOLD. Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR AS WELL AS BANDAGE FRAGMENTS FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR AS WELL AS BANDAGE FRAGMENTS FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

On the night of April 14, 1865 the mortally wounded president was carried to a back bedroom in the Peterson House, across the street from Ford’s Theatre; Lincoln died there early in the morning of… (M25278) SOLD. Learn More »

CLIPPED AUTOGRAPH OF MAJOR GENERAL JOHN SEDGWICK

CLIPPED AUTOGRAPH OF MAJOR GENERAL JOHN SEDGWICK

Clipped piece of letter paper meas. approx. 3.50 x 1.25 inches with a pale ink signature in three lines that reads “YOURS VERY TRULY / JOHN SEDGWICK / MAJ. GENERAL.” The reverse of the clipping… (L14577) SOLD. Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $400.00


SOLD

CLIPPED AUTOGRAPH OF GENERAL THOMAS RUGER

CLIPPED AUTOGRAPH OF GENERAL THOMAS RUGER

Autograph is strongly written in ink in two lines that read “THOS. H. RUGER / BVT. MAJ. GEN. VOLS.” Paper clipping meas. approx. 3.50 x 1.25 inches. Thomas Howard Ruger was born in Lima, New York… (L14567) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $100.00


SOLD

CLIPPED AUTOGRAPH OF FAMOUS 7TH CAVALRY MEMBER MYLES KEOGH

CLIPPED AUTOGRAPH OF FAMOUS 7TH CAVALRY MEMBER MYLES KEOGH

Clipped slip of paper meas. approx. 6.75 x 1.75 inches. Written in ink in a fine flowing hand is “MYLES W. KEOGH  CAP. + A. A. AD. / STAFF OF BRIG. GENL. JNO. BUFORD / COMDG REGULAR CAVALRY BRIGADE… (L14549) SOLD. Learn More »

$950.00
Originally $1,750.00


SOLD

ALS OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL A. P. HILL

ALS OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL A. P. HILL

This rare and wonderful piece is written in strong ink and all in A. P. Hill’s hand. Document reads: COAST SURVEY OFFICE FEB. 16TH MY DEAR COL, WILL YOU PLEASE CASH MY ACCOUNTS FOR NOVEMBER AND… (L14546) SOLD. Learn More »

$2,250.00
Originally $3,500.00


SOLD

RELIC U.S. REGULATION TIN CUP – WHEATFIELD -- LEE’S HQ MUSEUM

RELIC U.S. REGULATION TIN CUP – WHEATFIELD -- LEE’S HQ MUSEUM

Excavated or early pick up regulation U.S. issue tin cup with wire-bail handle. Rust covered overall with areas of original tin finish showing through. Approximately 2” long area rusted through on… (173-3123) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1864 INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX WITH SLING

US PATTERN 1864 INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX WITH SLING

Pattern 1864 US cartridge box in good condition. The outer flap is faintly embossed “US”. The latch-tab is stitched and riveted. The inner flap has the sub-inspector’s stamp and maker’s stamp… (286-267) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1850 MOUNTED FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

MODEL 1850 MOUNTED FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker:  Unknown Blade Length: 30.5” with slight curve Blade Etchings: Crossed flags, eagle, shield, scroll work, large “US” Grip: Leather VF. Twisted silver center wire bordered with single… (344-2552) SOLD. Learn More »

SECTION OF US M1841 RIFLEMAN’S BUCKLE, RECOVERED FROM GREATER RICHMOND AREA

SECTION OF US M1841 RIFLEMAN’S BUCKLE, RECOVERED FROM GREATER RICHMOND AREA

Adjuster section that went with buckle. Dark patina with some verdigris. Measures approx. 3” long.    [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (883-386) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

CANTEEN STOPPER

CANTEEN STOPPER

Cork stopper with ring and washers still attached. Also present is a piece of original string wrapped and knotted around the ring.   [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (801-469) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMER

US ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMER

Great condition, original, non-excavated, Civil War cannon friction primer.  [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (462-37) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG: A JOURNEY IN TIME By William A. Frassanito

GETTYSBURG: A JOURNEY IN TIME By William A. Frassanito

Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York: 1975. First Edition. Owner bookplate—“R.A. Weaver”—front eps. 248 pp., maps, ills, w/dj. Gray glazed cloth, 9.25 x 7.5”, w/silver spine lettering. … (897-29) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

LIBBY PRISON SOUVENIR RATION

LIBBY PRISON SOUVENIR RATION

This interesting souvenir probably comes from Charles Gunther’s Libby Prison War Museum. That museum operated from 1889 to 1899 and housed the Libby Prison which Gunther had moved from Richmond.… (573-26) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CDV OF SERGEANT 14TH NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

CDV OF SERGEANT 14TH NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

Carte de visite of Silas W. Leavitt of Company A, 14th New Hampshire Infantry. Full standing view in uniform. Wearing nine-button frock with chevrons, vest, and pants with stripe. Card mount is good… (P13684) SOLD. Learn More »

INTERESTING LETTER WRITTEN BY 138TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WHO WAS LATER WOUNDED

INTERESTING LETTER WRITTEN BY 138TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WHO WAS LATER WOUNDED

Letter is four pages and is written in legible ink. The masthead of the paper is a woodcut of the US Capitol done in blue ink. Letter is dated February 22, 1863. The author, Private John Cook of… (801-379) SOLD. Learn More »

1865 DATED PACK OF ENFIELD CARTRIDGES

1865 DATED PACK OF ENFIELD CARTRIDGES

Pack is unopened and in excellent condition. The label is printed in red and reads “1865-FOR RIFLE MUSKET /53 BULLET 568 DIAR WAX---POWDER 2 ½ DRS. WOOD PLUG.” Pack is tightly sealed, all… (169-298) SOLD. Learn More »

$975.00
Originally $1,350.00


SOLD

MAYNARD CARTRIDGE

MAYNARD CARTRIDGE

Body of the cartridge is linen with bullet in nose. The body of the cartridge has some light discolorations from age otherwise it and the bullet are in very good… (169-268) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
Originally $50.00


SOLD

ORIGINAL SMITH CARBINE IN VERY FINE CONDITION

ORIGINAL SMITH CARBINE IN VERY FINE CONDITION

Invented and patented by a medical physician named Gilbert Smith of Buttermilk Falls, New York in late 1855, here is an original Civil War Smith carbine in very fine condition used by Union forces… (169-224) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,100.00
Originally $3,500.00


SOLD

MODEL 1839 WHITE BUFF SHOULDER BELT

MODEL 1839 WHITE BUFF SHOULDER BELT

Regulation model 1839 white buff leather shoulder belt (baldric). The stitching is complete and unbroken. The belt is in excellent condition; complete and unbroken. All stitching is tight and… (344-2947) SOLD. Learn More »

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF WOMAN

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF WOMAN

This is a waist-up view of a woman wearing a dark colored printed dress with white collar. Image is clear with good contrast. Image comes housed in full gutta-percha case, which is in very good… (890-145) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF THE CIVIL WAR

PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF THE CIVIL WAR

By John Gibbon, Brig. Gen. U.S.A. Published by G. Putnam’s Sons, New York: 1928. 426 pp., frontispiece. In maroon glazed cloth, 9.25 x 6.5”. Exhibits slight wear at the extremities. Else Fine.… (897-22) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER CIGAR CASE

CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER CIGAR CASE

Dark chocolate brown color Hard Rubber or Gutta Percha cigar case.  Civil War cigar case molded to hold four cheroots.  Measures roughly 3 ½” x 5 ½”. It is constructed of brown hard rubber,… (573-30) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

US MODEL 1855 BAYONET

US MODEL 1855 BAYONET

During the American Civil War, well over 1,000,000 US Model 1855 .58 Caliber Socket Bayonets were produced by the Springfield Armory and some two-dozen contractors. The large majority of these… (E2641) SOLD. Learn More »

CARTE DE VISITES OF 12TH NEW JERSEY OFFICER & FAMILY

CARTE DE VISITES OF 12TH NEW JERSEY OFFICER & FAMILY

These six images are from a group of eight images and the envelope they have been stored in over the years. Seven are CDVs and one is a small tintype mounted in a CDV card. The plain white envelope is… (450-147) SOLD. Learn More »

CARTE DE VISITE OF 12TH NEW JERSEY OFFICER

CARTE DE VISITE OF 12TH NEW JERSEY OFFICER

This image came from an envelope where it was stored with other images over the years. The plain white envelope is marked on the front in pen & ink, “Photographs of Civil War / Cols Thompson… (450-146) SOLD. Learn More »

CARTE DE VISITE OF NEW JERSEY SURGEON

CARTE DE VISITE OF NEW JERSEY SURGEON

This image came from an envelope where it was stored with other images over the years. The plain white envelope is marked on the front in pen & ink, “Photographs of Civil War / Cols Thompson… (450-145) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER COLLAPSIBLE CUP WITH LID

CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER COLLAPSIBLE CUP WITH LID

Civil War-era, hard rubber collapsible cup with lid. The top cover (lid) is maker marked “NILES DRINKING CUP * PATENTED JUNE 5th * 1860 *”.  This cup has four segments that open and close to form… (573-29) SOLD. Learn More »

MOURNING BROOCH WITH HAIR

MOURNING BROOCH WITH HAIR

Beautiful black and gold framed brooch has woven hair under the glass. Seed pearls surround the glass, seven of which are missing. Original hook is present on reverse but pin has broken off from the… (344-2641) SOLD. Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT EMMITSBURG, MARYLAND

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT EMMITSBURG, MARYLAND

Plate has a rough green patina on the face. Details of the eagle are good but area of eagle’s right wing is bent upward. There is some built up dirt in lower areas and small amounts of rust has bled… (R22529) SOLD. Learn More »

US SPUR RECOVERED NEAR FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA

US SPUR RECOVERED NEAR FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA

Nice nearly complete brass spur. Both keepers and rowel arm are present on yoke. The yoke has slight curve to it. Rowel is gone. Brass surfaces have a nice green patina. Fairfield Pennsylvania was the… (R22524) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

TIPTON & MYERS GETTYSBURG STEREOVIEW – CULP’S HILL

TIPTON & MYERS GETTYSBURG STEREOVIEW – CULP’S HILL

Very fine condition Civil War period stereoview on a salmon colored mount.  Minor wear to edges of mount; left side image somewhat light in contrast.  Minor soiling & foxing spots on reverse. … (422-71) SOLD. Learn More »

TIPTON & MYERS' STEREOSCOPIC VIEWS – SEMINARY RIDGE

TIPTON & MYERS' STEREOSCOPIC VIEWS – SEMINARY RIDGE

Salmon colored mount. View in National Cemetery looking west. Printed label on back, TIPTON & MYERS' STEREOSCOPIC VIEWS. No. 592. Battle-field of Gettysburg -- Seminary Ridge, No. 1. Occupied on… (P13541) SOLD. Learn More »

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF DEVIL’S DEN

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF DEVIL’S DEN

Image is mounted on yellow stock. One edge is marked “STEREO GEMS OF GETTYSBURG SCENERY” and the other states that the image is by W. H. Tipton. The view was taken in Devil’s Den and shows a… (P13289) SOLD. Learn More »

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF DEVIL’S DEN

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF DEVIL’S DEN

Image is mounted on yellow stock. One edge is marked “ARTISTIC STEREO GEMS OF GETTYSBURG SCENERY” and the other states that the image is by W. H. Tipton. The view shows some of the large boulders… (P13278) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 3 INCH READ CASE-SHOT RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

CS 3 INCH READ CASE-SHOT RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Confederate Read case-shot with lead side-loader plug and brass time fuse adapter, which would have taken a paper time fuse. Sabot shows signs of rifling from firing. Relic shows heavy surface rust… (R21911) SOLD. Learn More »

IRON STIRRUP FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD GETTYSBURG

IRON STIRRUP FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD GETTYSBURG

This single excavated relic of horse equipment was recovered from the East Cavalry Battlefield at Gettysburg in 1984. Of medium size, this unmarked relic is made of iron and shows moderate to heavy… (513-31) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

MODEL 1864 ARTILLERY CURB BIT WITH TWO “US” BIT BOSSES

MODEL 1864 ARTILLERY CURB BIT WITH TWO “US” BIT BOSSES

A very nice US Army Artillery Bit, regulation of 1864. Made of steel and plated. Both brass “US” side bosses remain and retain most of the gilt wash. Marked “US” in two locations. About 8… (M25291) SOLD. Learn More »

1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF MAN WITH PISTOL AND WINCHESTER RIFLE

1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF MAN WITH PISTOL AND WINCHESTER RIFLE

Clear tintype image of man in civilian clothes with a holstered pistol and carrying a Winchester rifle. The neatly dressed man wears a long coat over a white shirt, tie, and vest. Image is focused on… (P13611) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY CARBINE SOCKET

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY CARBINE SOCKET

Original Civil War US Army issue cavalry carbine thimble. Socket of thick sewn leather with leather strap and buckle stitched to the outside. Very good, solid condition with minor cracking. These were… (286-278) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

MOURNING BROOCH WITH HAIR

MOURNING BROOCH WITH HAIR

Black and gold framed brooch has woven hair under the glass. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and fully function. Brooch measures approx. 5/8” x 7/8”. Reverse is engraved with the… (344-2635) SOLD. Learn More »

HARPER’S PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR

HARPER’S PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR

Published by Star Publishing Co., Chicago, IL: 1896 [reprint of 1868 edition]. Front eps, owner bookplate: “R.A.Weaver”. 2 vols. folio. 398, 438 pp., maps, ills. Half bound in burgundy buckram,… (897-93) SOLD. Learn More »

THE MILITARY SOUVENIR: A PORTRAIT GALLERY OF OUR MILITARY AND NAVAL HEROES

THE MILITARY SOUVENIR: A PORTRAIT GALLERY OF OUR MILITARY AND NAVAL HEROES

By Frank J. Bramall. Published by J.C. Buttre, 1863. First Edition. Approximately 150 pp, w/75 steel –engraved portrait plates. Full embossed morocco, 9.5 x 12”, raised bands, gilt cover &… (897-20) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FOUND ON LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FOUND ON LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

Recovered by local relic hunter Ed Miller, who recovered this plate on Little Round Top. Nice dark olive patina, missing the two iron hooks. The Horse Soldier purchased this plate from Ed in… (532-41) SOLD. Learn More »

US WORLD WAR ONE MODEL 1917 HELMET WITH PAINTED 1ST DIVISION INSIGNIA

US WORLD WAR ONE MODEL 1917 HELMET WITH PAINTED 1ST DIVISION INSIGNIA

American made US Model 1917 helmet with OD painted body. Exterior shows very heavy wear and crackling to paint. There is some scattered paint loss. Helmet has no dents or rust spots. Painted on the… (150-247) SOLD. Learn More »

STARR ARMS CO. DOUBLE-ACTION 1858 NAVY REVOLVER

STARR ARMS CO. DOUBLE-ACTION 1858 NAVY REVOLVER

Made C.1858-60 in total quantity of about 3,000. .36 caliber, six shot round cylinder with a 6” round barrel. Serial number 1881. Frame is marked “STARR ARMS CO. NEW YORK” and “STARR’S… (172-4224) SOLD. Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR AS WELL AS BANDAGE FRAGMENTS FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR AS WELL AS BANDAGE FRAGMENTS FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

On the night of April 14, 1865 the mortally wounded president was carried to a back bedroom in the Peterson House, across the street from Ford’s Theatre; Lincoln died there early in the morning of… (M25277) SOLD. Learn More »

STRANDS OF HAIR FROM GEORGE WASHINGTON AND THE MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE

STRANDS OF HAIR FROM GEORGE WASHINGTON AND THE MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE

11" x 14" matted display with a strand of the actual hair of George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette, with copies of artist’s renderings of each, as well as a brief biography. Double matted… (M25287) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF THE HUMISTON CHILDREN WHO’S FATHER WAS KILLED AT GETTYSBURG

CDV OF THE HUMISTON CHILDREN WHO’S FATHER WAS KILLED AT GETTYSBURG

Frontal seated pose showing the “THE SOLDIER’S CHILDREN.” One of the more famous human interest stories of the battle of Gettysburg is that of Sergeant Amos Humiston of the 154th New York. The… (410-120) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE DUG AT CASHTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA

CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE DUG AT CASHTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA

Cast brass buckle is complete with center bar and both teeth. The body of the plate is wavy from ground pressure and has two stress separations, one along the top and one at the side. Brass has a nice… (R22520) SOLD. Learn More »

BLACK & GOLD MOURNING BROOCH

BLACK & GOLD MOURNING BROOCH

Brooch is a gold framed black stone, which has a design in the center. Original pin is present on the reverse, which fully functions. Brooch measures approx. ¾” x 1 ¼”. This piece was part of a… (344-2666) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY SABER

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY SABER

Classic unmarked Confederate cavalry saber minus the scabbard. Saber meas. approx. 36.50 inches in overall length. The blade meas. approx. 32.00 inches long and has a dark surface with only the… (822-01) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,700.00


SOLD

1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER

1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER

Maker: W. H. Horstmann & Son, Philadelphia Blade Length: 33” Blade Etchings: “US” in center, panoply of arms on both sides. Riband with “E. Pluribus Unum” scroll designs. Grip: Perfect… (344-2501) SOLD. Learn More »

FLAG REMNANT FROM THE 61ST PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS, ARMY OF THE POTOMAC

FLAG REMNANT FROM THE 61ST PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS, ARMY OF THE POTOMAC

Attractive, unframed and shrunk-wrapped 11” x 14” display accompanied by COA. The flag remnant came from one of the Regimental Flags used by the 61st Pennsylvania Volunteers during the Civil War.… (M25292) SOLD. Learn More »

THE SECRET SERVICE IN THE LATE WAR

THE SECRET SERVICE IN THE LATE WAR

By General L.C. Baker, Late Detective of National Detective Police.  Published by John E. Potter & Company: Philadelphia: 1874. 398 pp., ills. Brown blind-stamped glazed cloth,  5.5 x 8”,… (897-12A) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR NCO BUCKLE ON POST-WAR BELT

CIVIL WAR NCO BUCKLE ON POST-WAR BELT

Pattern 1851 officer’s plate features spread-winged eagle on the face with applied silver wreath. Keeper is present. Brass has mellow bronze patina. Plate and keeper have matching bench mark of 590.… (172-4186) SOLD. Learn More »

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR DISH

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR DISH

Dish features an image of Jennie Wade, the Jennie Wade House, and the monument at Jennie Wade’s grave. Dish measures 3 ¾” across. Item is in very good condition with no scratches or chips.… (M24901) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

ENFIELD LOCK PLATE BY J. BRAZIER

ENFIELD LOCK PLATE BY J. BRAZIER

Musket lock plate with inner works. No markings of any kind on exterior face. Stamped “J. BRAZIER” on interior just over mainspring. In very good condition with only very minor spots of surface… (172-4182) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS 12 POUND, 4.52” ARTILLERY SABOT, RECOVERED FROM GREATER RICHMOND AREA

US/CS 12 POUND, 4.52” ARTILLERY SABOT, RECOVERED FROM GREATER RICHMOND AREA

Wooden sabot measures approx. 4 ½” across. Has some cracks on the surface but is still intact.   [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (883-387) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

SET OF TWO BUTTONS RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

SET OF TWO BUTTONS RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

These buttons were recovered by relic hunter Ed Miller at Gettysburg, west of Willoughby’s Run. Miller was a lifelong local who is well known to the Small family. Mr. Miller was an active relic… (889-51) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE WITH ARROW HOOKS

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE WITH ARROW HOOKS

This plate has a nice and even bright patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Edge of plate has some very slight dings. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with two arrow hooks and tongue… (490-831) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This plate has a nice, even bright patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Edge of plate is smooth and free of nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and the two iron loops are present. … (490-844) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED ALBUMEN PHOTO OF ARMED UNION SOLDIER -- IDENTIFIED

FRAMED ALBUMEN PHOTO OF ARMED UNION SOLDIER -- IDENTIFIED

Large albumen image of Charles W. Reed, of the 7th Massachusetts infantry. Reed is posed standing in his uniform, wearing his leather accouterments, and holds a musket with bayonet. He stands in front… (445-22) SOLD. Learn More »

WOOD FIELD DESK ID’D TO FORMER 36TH NEW YORK SURGEON

WOOD FIELD DESK ID’D TO FORMER 36TH NEW YORK SURGEON

This field desk belonged to Dr. Edward Barry Dalton who served as surgeon of the 36th New York, medical inspector of the 6th Corps, medical director of the Department of Virginia, chief medical… (172-4095) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER’S BELT

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER’S BELT

A Pattern 1852 Navy officer's belt. The belt is made of folded and stitched leather. Stitching on the leather solid and unbroken. The tongue and wreath belt plate is an excellent example of the early,… (M25273) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER’S BELT

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER’S BELT

A Navy officer's belt. The belt is made of folded and stitched leather. Stitching is solid and unbroken. The tongue and wreath belt plate is an excellent example of the U.S. Navy buckle with matching… (344-2419) SOLD. Learn More »

GROUP OF G.A.R. / REUNION MEDALS ID’D TO GEORGE MILLER 12TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

GROUP OF G.A.R. / REUNION MEDALS ID’D TO GEORGE MILLER 12TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Group of nine badges and pins that were collected by George Miller of the 12th PA Cavalry from the various veteran reunions that he attended. Badges include a 1913 Gettysburg reunion medal with hangar… (172-4192) SOLD. Learn More »

TURQUOISE & SILVER NECKLACE & EARRINGS

TURQUOISE & SILVER NECKLACE & EARRINGS

Beautiful V-shaped necklace and earrings have a silver base with a setting of turquoise stones. Reverse of both necklace and earrings are marked with, “STERLING H”. Entire length of necklace,… (344-2662) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

RELIC U.S. CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC U.S. CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated U.S. pattern cartridge box plate. The brass skin is complete with no dents and only a 1” long scratch that runs through the “S”. The face has a nice, uniform brown/green patina. The… (R22012) SOLD. Learn More »

COLONEL’S DRESS EPAULETTES WITH CARRYING CASE

COLONEL’S DRESS EPAULETTES WITH CARRYING CASE

Pair of dress, bullion epaulettes for a Colonel of the Second Infantry in their japanned tin carrying case. Epaulette upper-surfaces feature silver bullion Colonel’s eagles and blue oval… (344-2407) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA CLAY JUG

CIVIL WAR ERA CLAY JUG

Jug was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Measures 8” tall x 4” across the base. Jug has some very small dings and one bigger chip on the outside of the spout. Nice brown color with some… (883-06) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

RUBY GLASS DECANTER AND PAIR OF GLASSES WITH ETCHED GRAPE LEAF DESIGN

RUBY GLASS DECANTER AND PAIR OF GLASSES WITH ETCHED GRAPE LEAF DESIGN

This lovely hand blown Ruby Glass stoppered wine decanter with grape leaf etched design is baluster shaped. The stopper is original and matches the decanter. The decanter is in excellent condition… (179-721) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

Bottle is light olive green colored. Measures 12’ high x 2 ½” at the base. Very good condition with no chips or cracks. Very clean. One distinctive feature of most wine/champagne bottles which is… (883-183) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF P.H. SHERIDAN, GENERAL, UNITED STATES ARMY

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF P.H. SHERIDAN, GENERAL, UNITED STATES ARMY

Published by Charles L. Webster, New York, 1888. First trade edition. Owner bookplate—“R.A. Weaver”—front eps. 2 vols., 500 & 486 pp., maps, ills. In green glazed cloth, 9.25 x 6.25”,… (897-33) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

REMINISCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR

REMINISCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR

By General John B. Gordon. Published by Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York: 1904. 474 pp., ills. Exhibits slight wear at the extremities. Else near fine, w/tight spine and page signatures.… (897-21) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

WONDERFUL PHOTOGRAPH GROUPING ID'D TO 13TH NEW HAMPSHIRE MUSICIAN

WONDERFUL PHOTOGRAPH GROUPING ID'D TO 13TH NEW HAMPSHIRE MUSICIAN

This group consists of three items identified to Drummer Martin Moore of Company K, 13th New Hampshire Volunteers. The first item is a fantastic sixth-plate ambrotype of Moore seated next to an… (344-2370) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE AMES MODEL 1847 SAPPERS & MINERS ARTILLERY MUSKETOON SWORD BAYONET

RARE AMES MODEL 1847 SAPPERS & MINERS ARTILLERY MUSKETOON SWORD BAYONET

These well-made sword bayonets were produced from 1847 through 1856 for the Springfield Model 1847 Sappers & Miners musketoon, of which only 830 total arms were manufactured. This bayonet from the… (344-2607) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

Dealer/Maker: W. H. Horstmann & Sons Blade Length: 27” Blade Etchings: Standard Naval etchings, oak leaf/rope intertwined, riband with “USN”, fouled anchor, eagle on top of deck gun. Grip:… (344-2545) SOLD. Learn More »

M1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABRE

M1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABRE

Maker:  Horstmann & Sons / Philadelphia Blade Length: 31.5” Blade Etchings: None. Grip: Leather very good with double strand twisted brass wire. Scabbard: None Hilt is just a little loose… (344-2562) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR DIARY, 17TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

CIVIL WAR DIARY, 17TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

This is the diary of Lt. Henry G. Bonebrake, Company G, 17th Pennsylvania Cavalry. Lt. Bonebrake mustered into service on September 26, 1862 and served throughout the war until being mustered out on… (516-14) SOLD. Learn More »

TRIAL OF THE OFFICERS AND CREW OF THE PRIVATEER SAVANNAH, ON THE CHARGE OF PIRACY

TRIAL OF THE OFFICERS AND CREW OF THE PRIVATEER SAVANNAH, ON THE CHARGE OF PIRACY

….In the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York. Reported by A.F. Warburton, Stenographer. Published by Baker & Godwin, New York: 1862. Rebound in black cloth… (897-28) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABRE MANUFACTURED BY COLLINS AND COMPANY

US MODEL 1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABRE MANUFACTURED BY COLLINS AND COMPANY

This classic original Civil War cavalry officer’s sabre was produced by Collins and Company located in Collinsville, CT in 1861. Often referred to as the Model 1840/60 transition model. The hilt is… (E2647) SOLD. Learn More »

IMPORT CAVALRY SABER FROM THE JENNIE WADE MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG - RECOVERED ON CULP'S HILL

IMPORT CAVALRY SABER FROM THE JENNIE WADE MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG - RECOVERED ON CULP'S HILL

Blade is full-length and dark throughout. Edge has several small nicks. Ricasso is marked on one side with P.D.L. in an oval. Leather washer is present. Iron on the hilt is dark. Wood grip is split… (532-39) SOLD. Learn More »

PATTERN 1861 CARTRIDGE BOX FROM THE JENNIE WADE MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG - RECOVERED ON CULP'S HILL

PATTERN 1861 CARTRIDGE BOX FROM THE JENNIE WADE MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG - RECOVERED ON CULP'S HILL

The leather on this cartridge box is dry with the surface of the outer flap showing much crazing. Most likely this happened by exposure to rain and heat while lying out on the battlefield before… (532-40) SOLD. Learn More »

IDENTIFIED MILITIA OFFICER’S WOOL EPAULETTES WITH TIN CASE

IDENTIFIED MILITIA OFFICER’S WOOL EPAULETTES WITH TIN CASE

Pair of dress, worsted wool epaulettes for a militia officer in their japanned tin carrying case. Epaulette upper-surfaces are plain white wool with a single thin blue cord border, alternating blue… (344-2405) SOLD. Learn More »

US NAVY MEDICAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY A.W. SPIES

US NAVY MEDICAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY A.W. SPIES

Manufactured: New York  Maker: Spies  Year: C 1830  Model: Medical Officer  Size: 28 inch blade, 32.5 inches overall- in scabbard  Condition: VG+ Beginning around 1830 the U.S. Navy medical… (870-40) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLIEST KNOWN US MARINE MAMALUKE

EARLIEST KNOWN US MARINE MAMALUKE

Manufactured: England  Maker: unmarked  Year: c1812  Model: Mamaluke Size: 29.5 inch heavily curved blade  Condition: Excellent+ Earliest known Marine Corps Mamaluke saber. C1812 blackened grips… (870-79) SOLD. Learn More »

HALF SUNBURST DRAGOON SHAKO PLATE

HALF SUNBURST DRAGOON SHAKO PLATE

Brass shako measures 4 ¾” across widest point x 3 ¼” at highest point. Four original hooks are present on reverse. Brass is mostly bright, with a small area of verdigris. Dated from 1851. Four… (344-2487) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

THREE RING BULLET WITH STANHOPE VIEW OF GETTYSBURG IMAGES

THREE RING BULLET WITH STANHOPE VIEW OF GETTYSBURG IMAGES

This is a very unique, vintage Gettysburg collectible. In the shaft of this bullet is a Stanhope view of the Virginia Memorial, General Meade’s monument, and an artist’s rendition of Pickett’s… (M23885) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

10 SECOND PAPER TIME FUSE

10 SECOND PAPER TIME FUSE

Fuse is intact and has “1O SECOND FUZE” stamped on the wrapping. It consists of a compressed column of black powder wrapped in thick paper. These were made in a variety of time delays. This… (M25186) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

MARINE MAMALUKE WITH IVORY GRIP AND SHEET BRASS SCABBARD, BY F.W. WIDMANN

MARINE MAMALUKE WITH IVORY GRIP AND SHEET BRASS SCABBARD, BY F.W. WIDMANN

Manufactured: Philadelphia, Pa.  Maker: Widman, F. W.  Year: Pre-Civil War  Model: Mamaluke   Size: 32 inch blade  Condition: Excellent+ A pre-Civil War, presentation grade Marine Mamaluke with… (870-84) SOLD. Learn More »

MARINE SERGEANT’S SWORD BY HORSTMANN & SONS

MARINE SERGEANT’S SWORD BY HORSTMANN & SONS

Manufactured: Philadelphia, PA  Maker: Horstmann & Sons  Year: C 1850  Model: Sergeant*s Size: 31.6 inch blade length, 1.2 in. wide and .33 thick  Condition: Excellent+ The Marine Corps is the… (870-53) SOLD. Learn More »

MARINE CORPS MAMALUKE, C1830’S-40’S

MARINE CORPS MAMALUKE, C1830’S-40’S

Ames Mfg. Co. style sword features described below with heavier blade and scabbard. Manufactured: Chicopee, Mass. ??  Maker: Ames Mfg. Co. ??  Year: C1830s +  Model: Mamaluke   Size: 31.75 inch… (870-77) SOLD. Learn More »

GROUP OF DISCHARGES FOR A SOLDIER AND HIS DOG!

GROUP OF DISCHARGES FOR A SOLDIER AND HIS DOG!

This small group contains three eagle masthead discharges, 2 for a soldier named William C. Broomell and 1 for his dog “PRINCE.” The first discharge in the group is for Broomell’s service in… (894-51) SOLD. Learn More »

POST-WAR GAR 9TH CORPS BADGE ID'D TO SOLDIER IN TWO PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTS

POST-WAR GAR 9TH CORPS BADGE ID'D TO SOLDIER IN TWO PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTS

Stamped white metal 9th Corps badge engraved with cannon barrel and fouled anchor at center. Badge has an engraved linear border and reads “VOL. INF.” across the top and “WAR 1861-5 / OSWOLD Mc… (344-2765) SOLD. Learn More »

LARGE LEATHER BOUND 1865 COPY OF “THE TRIBUTE BOOK”

LARGE LEATHER BOUND 1865 COPY OF “THE TRIBUTE BOOK”

The full title of this volume is “THE TRIBUTE BOOK: A RECORD OF THE MUNIFICENCE, SELF-SACRIFICE AND PATRIOTISM OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE DURING THE WAR FOR THE UNION” by Frank B. Goodrich and… (890-87) SOLD. Learn More »

.44 CALIBER HOLSTER WITH U.S. BOX PLATE

.44 CALIBER HOLSTER WITH U.S. BOX PLATE

Very nice condition leather holster with flap. Leather is still pliable with some flaking and wear in the usual locations; on the fold of the flap and on the belt loop. All stitching is tight. Belt… (M25129) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” BUTTON

DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” BUTTON

Excavated coat-sized button with a face that consists of a large block letter “I” on a plain field with border. Intended for Confederate infantry. The back features a depressed channel with the… (801-295) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

DUG CONFEDERATE MISSISSIPPI “A” BUTTON

DUG CONFEDERATE MISSISSIPPI “A” BUTTON

This is an excavated coat-sized button with a brass face that consists of a large raised star with a block letter “A” recessed into its center and the word “MISSISSIPPI” spelled out around the… (801-292) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “A” BUTTON

DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “A” BUTTON

This is an excavated coat-sized button with a face that consists of a large block letter “A” on a plain field. The brass face is free of dings and dents and has a dark brown patina. The “A”… (801-299) SOLD. Learn More »

FEDERAL RIFLEMAN BUTTON

FEDERAL RIFLEMAN BUTTON

Button depicts the eagle with "R" in the shield, intended for officers of riflemen units, who were skilled marksmen, eventually they evolved as modern sharpshooters.  Backmark:  "W. G. MINTZER /… (344-2479) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

MODEL 1916 WORLD WAR ONE GERMAN HELMET WITH PARTIAL LINER

MODEL 1916 WORLD WAR ONE GERMAN HELMET WITH PARTIAL LINER

Helmet is painted a dark olive drab color and aside from some surface dirt and discoloration from age is in good condition. Both lug type air vents are present on the outside and there is very little… (825-05) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CANISTER PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC CANISTER PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated iron canister plate. This is the thin top plate from a 3” canister round. One edge has a small bend. The iron is rusted and needs to be coated. This piece was recovered in the 1960s from… (R22166) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC MUSKET HAMMER FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC MUSKET HAMMER FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated iron P-1853 Enfield musket hammer. The iron is heavily rusted and needs to be coated. This piece was recovered in the 1960s from the area East of Herr Ridge. This relic was once part of the… (R22092) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

US MODEL 1858 NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN FROM THE COLLECTION OF LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

US MODEL 1858 NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN FROM THE COLLECTION OF LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

Originally sold by us in 1999 and listed in our print catalog #28 as catalog# LH205, item# 244-15. This M1858 bullseye canteen retains a portion of its cloth cover; one side is in very good, though… (513-27) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC (POST-CIVIL WAR) POCKET WATCH FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC (POST-CIVIL WAR) POCKET WATCH FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated pocket watch. Unfortunately it was made long after the Civil War. This is a silver-plated, brass pocket watch. Arabic numerals with crystal face. “Eska Special”. Eska is one… (R22129) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE SECOND YEAR OF THE WAR

SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE SECOND YEAR OF THE WAR

By Edward A. Pollard, Editor of the Richmond Examiner. Published by Charles B. Richardson, New York: 1864. 386 pp. Blind-stamped black buckram, 9.25 x 6.25”, w/gilt spine lettering and cover… (522-238) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE THIRD YEAR OF THE WAR

SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE THIRD YEAR OF THE WAR

By Edward A. Pollard, Editor of the Richmond Examiner. Published by Charles B. Richardson, New York: 1865. Brown blind-stamped buckram, 9.25 x 6.25”, w/gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light chipping… (522-276) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

1889 COPY OF “THE OTHER SIDE OF WAR”

1889 COPY OF “THE OTHER SIDE OF WAR”

Green hardcover volume meas. approx. 6.25 x 9.00 inches and runs 210 pages with index and three black and white illustrations. Full title is “THE OTHER SIDE OF WAR WITH THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC:… (890-84) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

1865 REPORT ON THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY

1865 REPORT ON THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY

Volume is hardcover and meas. approx. 6.50 x 9.75 inches. Stippled cloth covers are dark green with embossed spread-winged eagle surrounded by the embossed title “SOLDIERS NATIONAL CEMETERY… (890-86) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

P1856 ENFIELD SWORD BAYONET

P1856 ENFIELD SWORD BAYONET

This is a sword bayonet designed to fit the Pattern 1856, .577 caliber Enfield "2-band" rifled Infantry short-muskets of the period. This features black pressed-leather grips, a cross-bar with a… (286-241) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3-INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US 3-INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Shell is complete except for the fuse and the sabot. Surface has been cleaned to remove all dirt and active rust leaving behind a stippled surface. The base cup has three flame grooves as does the… (150-264) SOLD. Learn More »

RECONVERTED M1836 SINGLE-SHOT, FLINTLOCK PISTOL BY CONNECTICUT MAKER ROBERT JOHNSON

RECONVERTED M1836 SINGLE-SHOT, FLINTLOCK PISTOL BY CONNECTICUT MAKER ROBERT JOHNSON

This martial sidearm is a government contract Model 1836 single-shot flintlock pistol in good condition.  Gunsmith / manufacturer Robert Johnson of Middletown, Connecticut, produced 41,000 such… (516-42) SOLD. Learn More »

GROUPING OF SPANISH AMERICAN WAR RELICS ID’D TO FIRST REGIMENT DELAWARE VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

GROUPING OF SPANISH AMERICAN WAR RELICS ID’D TO FIRST REGIMENT DELAWARE VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ID’d grouping purchased directly from family members of Private Frank Carlin, Company D, 1st Regt. Delaware Vol. Inf. In the group are a framed soldier’s memorial to Carlin’s company with his… (E2644) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY GIMLET WITH IRON HANDLE

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY GIMLET WITH IRON HANDLE

This is a Civil War artillery gimlet which was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent hole of a cannon tube. Iron shaft attaches to iron handle by sliding through… (825-14) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY GIMLET

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY GIMLET

This is a Civil War artillery gimlet which was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent hole of a cannon tube. Wood handle retains much of its original finish with no… (825-15) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

153RD PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBON

153RD PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBON

White ribbon darkened to yellow with age, measuring approximately 2” wide x 7 1/2” long suspended from a metal hanger with pin back. Face of this hanger reads “MEMBER”. Ribbon features a photo… (344-2428) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

47TH PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBON

47TH PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBON

Blue ribbon measuring approximately 2 1/4” wide x 7” long suspended from a round, metal hanger with straight pin back. Celluloid face of this ornate brass hanger features the Civil War-era… (344-2440) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

 BRASS CURB CHAIN FROM CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

BRASS CURB CHAIN FROM CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This equestrian artifact, from the battle of Gettysburg, is a long section of a brass curb bit chain as recovered from the Culp’s Hill area sometime after the battle. The artifact measures 17”… (R22542) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

SINGLE, HEAVY BRASS STIRRUP FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

SINGLE, HEAVY BRASS STIRRUP FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This specimen of a Federal cavalryman’s stirrup is an early pickup from the East Cavalry Field Gettysburg battlefield. The equestrian artifact, once part of the David Plank Collection, is made of… (R22537) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCAVATED U.S. M1855 ANGULAR SOCKET BAYONET FROM THE GETTYSBURG ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

EXCAVATED U.S. M1855 ANGULAR SOCKET BAYONET FROM THE GETTYSBURG ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

Presented here in very good relic condition is an original US Model 1855 socket bayonet that came from the collection of the Rosensteel family of Gettysburg, PA. Recovered on the Gettysburg… (R22536) SOLD. Learn More »

SIGNATURE - LT. GEN. PHIL SHERIDAN

SIGNATURE - LT. GEN. PHIL SHERIDAN

Ink signature on 3 1/4" x 2" card. Excellent condition. "P. H. Sheridan / Lieut Genl". Accompanied by modern reproduction of period photo. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (819-54) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CONDITION US MODEL 1850 OFFICER’S SWORD BLADE - GETTYSBURG

RELIC CONDITION US MODEL 1850 OFFICER’S SWORD BLADE - GETTYSBURG

Recovered at Gettysburg.  It was acquired by us from an individual who is well known to the Small family. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (819-47) SOLD. Learn More »

G.A.R. GRAVE MARKER / COFFIN PLATE ID'D TO TO PRIVATE COLLINS H. KING, 52ND MASSACHUSETTS MILITIA INFANTRY

G.A.R. GRAVE MARKER / COFFIN PLATE ID'D TO TO PRIVATE COLLINS H. KING, 52ND MASSACHUSETTS MILITIA INFANTRY

Nickle-silver plaque, w/beveled edges, measuring 4.75 x 7.5". Inscribed as follows: "GAR / Collins H. King / Died Nov. 3d 1887 / Aged 48 yrs 2 mo. 25 dys.", with small crossed cannons & rifles,… (819-42) SOLD. Learn More »

1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER

1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER

Maker: W. H. Horstmann & Son, Philadelphia Blade Length: 33” Blade Etchings: “US” in center, panoply of arms on both sides. Riband with “E. Pluribus Unum” scroll designs. Grip: Perfect… (344-2501) SOLD. Learn More »

US MARINE CORPS DRUMMER BOY MUSICIAN’S SWORD BY HORSTMANN & SONS

US MARINE CORPS DRUMMER BOY MUSICIAN’S SWORD BY HORSTMANN & SONS

Manufactured: Philadelphia, PA  Maker: Horstmann & Sons  Year: c1845   Model: Boy Musician Size: 23.5 inch blade, 1.2 wide, .297 thick  Condition: Excellent+ These short bladed eagle pommel… (870-64) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCELLENT CONDITION, EXCAVATED US MODEL 1839 WAIST BELT PLATE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG

EXCELLENT CONDITION, EXCAVATED US MODEL 1839 WAIST BELT PLATE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG

This Federal infantry waist belt plate, once part of the extensive Rosensteel Civil War Collection of Gettysburg, is of the early regulation 1839 pattern and measures 88mm x 58mm. Found at an… (R22535) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF A BLACK & WHITE CAT

CDV OF A BLACK & WHITE CAT

Black & white cat lying on a table / stool. BM: G. A. Harwood, 115 Main Street, Fitchburg, Mass. Overall very fine condition; small area of damage on left edge of mount. Somewhat light in… (894-90) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CDV WOMAN WITH A CAT

CDV WOMAN WITH A CAT

2/3 length seated view of woman with a tabby cat.  Wearing a dark color, high neck dress with long sleeves, and a spectacular hat.  “KELLEY’S, 70 Atlantic Street.” BM: Kelley’s, 70 Atlantic… (894-14) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF AN OWL

CDV OF AN OWL

Entitled “OWL’D JEFF.”, “Photo. By H. W. Horton. Boston”.  No BM. Overall very good condition; light yellowing / age darkening at lower right of image. Lower left corner is loose from the… (894-120) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY BOTTLE

Dark brown glass bottle measures 11 ¾ inches tall, base is 2 ¾ inches wide. Glass was blown and made using the three piece mold construction. The condition of this bottle is very good. Glass is… (883-189) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

Dark brown glass bottle measures 10 inches tall, base is 3 ¼ inches wide. Glass was blown and made using the three piece mold construction. The condition of this bottle is very good. Glass has only… (883-312) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

MATCHING THREE VOLUME SET OF CASEY’S TACTICS

MATCHING THREE VOLUME SET OF CASEY’S TACTICS

Each of the three hardcover volumes are bound in dark green cloth with a nicely embossed spread-winged eagle on the front and back with the title, volume number and another spread-winged eagle… (890-103) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CANDLE STICK HOLDER FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC CANDLE STICK HOLDER FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated soldier’s candle stick holder. Iron is heavily rusted and uncoated. Solid with no flaking and only minor pitting. Spike on bottom is intact. Recovered in the 1960s, on Culp’s… (R21953) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

RELIC CONFEDERATE CANNON BALL FUSE ADAPTER FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC CONFEDERATE CANNON BALL FUSE ADAPTER FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated C.S. copper fuse adapter. This is the short adapter used in cannon balls. Nice green patina and only the slightest damage to the threads. There appears to be the remnants of the paper time… (R21980) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SABRE BY UNKNOWN MAKER

CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SABRE BY UNKNOWN MAKER

Classic example. Modeled after the US M1840 Heavy Cavalry Sabre. Under closed examination the flaws associated with many Confederate manufactured edged weapons stand out. The pommel cap is much less… (819-05) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,695.00
Originally $1,950.00


SOLD

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

Non-dug Virginia coat-sized button. Albert’s VA13A2. Backmark reads: “CANFIELD BRO & CO. BALTIMORE”. No dents or dings; in very nice condition. Stand up shank. … (801-284) SOLD. Learn More »

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

Non-dug Virginia coat-sized button. Albert’s VA13A2. Backmark reads: “CANFIELD BRO & CO. BALTIMORE”. No shank.  A very appealing light golden brown patina overall. … (801-283) SOLD. Learn More »

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

Non-dug Virginia coat-sized button. One-piece construction. Albert’s VA2D. Backmark reads: “YOUNG . SMITH & CO . NEW YORK”. No dings or bends; in about mint condition. Stand up shank. … (801-285) SOLD. Learn More »

WWII US NAVY MK2 KNIFE WITH SCABBARD

WWII US NAVY MK2 KNIFE WITH SCABBARD

This is a WWII US Navy MK2 Knife with its sheath. The sheath is in near perfect condition with just minor fraying of the fabric. The handle of the knife, made of wood, is smooth with few imperfections… (172-3649) SOLD. Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN WITH DOG

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN WITH DOG

This is a three- quarter view of a man who is sitting in a chair with a dog on his lap. Man is wearing a dark colored frock coat, light colored trousers with a stripe down the side, vest, white shirt… (894-09) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC BOOT PISTOL

RELIC BOOT PISTOL

This is an excavated .44 caliber boot pistol. Constructed of iron, this is nearly the complete gun missing only the trigger guard and wood grips. The iron is moderately pitted but has been cleaned and… (883-90) SOLD. Learn More »

FIRE PROTECTION INSURANCE POLICY – MUMMASBURG, PA

FIRE PROTECTION INSURANCE POLICY – MUMMASBURG, PA

This is an insurance policy covering fire protection to Samuel Weist and his property in Mummasburg, Pa.  The village of Mummasburg is located approximately five miles northwest of Gettysburg. This… (L15236) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

LETTER TO REVEREND EDWIN HUTTER, DATED JULY 16, 1863

LETTER TO REVEREND EDWIN HUTTER, DATED JULY 16, 1863

This letter was written to Rev. Hutter about the aftermath of the Battle of Gettysburg. Paper has slightly yellowed but is very clean with no tears. Fold marks are visible. Measures approx. 5” x… (L14810) SOLD. Learn More »

$425.00
Originally $595.00


SOLD

ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF THE CUMBERLAND -- HAND WRITTEN DOCUMENT

ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF THE CUMBERLAND -- HAND WRITTEN DOCUMENT

This is an undated Civil War-era document detailing Major General George H. Thomas’ Department of the Cumberland. This probably dates to sometime in 1864 as Thomas didn’t take command of the… (344-2382) SOLD. Learn More »

EIGHTH PLATE TINTYPE OF DOG ON TABLE

EIGHTH PLATE TINTYPE OF DOG ON TABLE

This is a view of a dark colored dog who is posing on a round wooden table. Image is clear with good contrast. Some very slight oxidation has occurred. Image comes housed in a wooden frame measuring 6… (894-65) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

Regulation tan paper cartridge for the .58 caliber rifled musket. This is the typical "minie ball" cartridge of the American Civil War. Known as the "regulation" or "American military" style of… (490-905) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

Regulation tan paper cartridge for the .58 caliber rifled musket. This is the typical "minie ball" cartridge of the American Civil War. Known as the "regulation" or "American military" style of… (490-901) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

Regulation tan paper cartridge for the .58 caliber rifled musket. This is the typical "minie ball" cartridge of the American Civil War. Known as the "regulation" or "American military" style of… (490-902) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG TOUR MAP

GETTYSBURG TOUR MAP

"Tourist's Guide and Historical Map of Gettysburg and the Battlefield. 1925 version of the "Park Map". Fair condition.  [jet] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (B5685) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR BOOKLET

THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR BOOKLET

Subtitled "The Country - The Contestants - The Results." By W.C. Storrick. Fourteenth edition, 1954. Paperback. 5 .5" x 8", 80 pages, black & white photos. An early guide to the Civil War memorial… (B5687) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG FOR THE MOTORIST

GETTYSBURG FOR THE MOTORIST

By the Automotive Club of America, 1919. A survey from the standpoint of the topography and the highways of the military operations which culminated at Gettysburg. Outlines of the battle. Maps and… (B5660) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

ENGLISH BAR HAMMER REVOLVER WITH BAYONET

ENGLISH BAR HAMMER REVOLVER WITH BAYONET

Revolver has a 3.75 inch octagon barrel that is .32 caliber. Clearly stamped on the top of the barrel is “NORFOLK BURY ST. EDMONDS.” Bore has good rifling but is pitted and very dirty. Attached at… (890-83) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

Four sided, aqua colored cathedral style bottle measures 8 ½” high and 2 ½” at the base. Each side has a beautifully embossed design. This is one of the most typical bottles found in civil war… (14-1800) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

Bottle is light olive colored. Measures 9” high x 2 ¼” at the base. Very good condition with just a slight chip at the lip. Very clean. One distinctive feature of most wine/champagne bottles… (883-191) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

Bottle is dark olive colored. Measures 9 ½” high x 2 ½” at the base. Very good condition with just no chips or cracks. Glass has some dull areas. One distinctive feature of most wine/champagne… (883-205) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

NCO SWORD SHOULDER BELT

NCO SWORD SHOULDER BELT

Black leather rig with leather keeper, its two joined pieces measuring 43.25 and 16” respectively, and 2.25” in width. The joined section has punched hole for sword scabbard frog, two punched… (172-2323) SOLD. Learn More »

$450.00
Originally $495.00


SOLD

IMPORTED MODEL 1840 ENLISTEDMAN’S ARTILLERY SABRE

IMPORTED MODEL 1840 ENLISTEDMAN’S ARTILLERY SABRE

Maker: Blade marked “P.D.L.” for P.D. Luneschloss and Company – Solingen, Prussia. Blade Length: 33” Blade Etchings: None. Grip: Very nice leather wrapped with twisted brass wire. Scabbard:… (344-2561) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1840 NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER’S SWORD

MODEL 1840 NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker: Ames Mfg. Co., Chicopee, Mass. Blade Length: 32.25” Blade Etchings: None. Blade with standard Ames Mfg. Co. Chicopee markings. Dated 1864 with inspector’s initials “J.F.” under a… (344-2512) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV SHEEP DOG

CDV SHEEP DOG

Black & white sheep dog lying on a bed of hay / straw. Right edge trimmed. BM: DARNELL’S PHOTOGRAHIC STUDIO, CUMBERLAND, MD.  Good, clean condition.   … (894-133) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CDV OF CS GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET

CDV OF CS GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET

CDV is a chest-up view of Confederate General James Longstreet. He is wearing a Confederate double breasted frock coat with stand-up collar. Bottom of mount is labeled, “GEN. LONGSTREET”. Reverse… (801-321) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV OF ANDREW CURTIN, GOVERNOR OF PENNSYLVANIA

CDV OF ANDREW CURTIN, GOVERNOR OF PENNSYLVANIA

CDV is a three-quarter standing view of Andrew Curtin, who was the Governor of Pennsylvania during the Civil War. He is wearing a dark colored civilian frock coat with a vest and cravat. Bottom of… (801-253) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

MARINE CORPS OFFICER’S WIDMAN MAMALUKE WITH IVORY GRIP

MARINE CORPS OFFICER’S WIDMAN MAMALUKE WITH IVORY GRIP

Manufactured: Philadelphia, PA  Maker: Widmann, F. W.   Year: Pre Civil War  Model: Mamaluke Size: 32.2 inch blade 1 inch wide  Condition: Excellent+ Pre-Civil War Marine Corps Mamaluke sabers… (870-78) SOLD. Learn More »

1840 LIGHT ARTILLERY ENLISTEDMAN’S SABRE

1840 LIGHT ARTILLERY ENLISTEDMAN’S SABRE

Maker: Ames Mfg. Co. Chicopee Mass. Blade Length: 32” Blade Etchings: None. Grip: Very nice grip. Leather with twisted brass wire. Scabbard: None. Condition, on a scale of 1 – 10:  Grip – 8;… (344-2570) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker: Blade maker marked “Collins & Co. Hartford, Conn 1862”. Dealer marked blade: “J.P. Finch NY”. Blade Length: 32” Blade Etchings: Wingspread eagle, reverse with “US”. Grip: Rare… (870-45) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR US MODEL 1851 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD BELT WITH PLATE

CIVIL WAR US MODEL 1851 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD BELT WITH PLATE

Black leather belt has brass wreathed spread-winged eagle buckle and keeper. Features both sword hanger straps, complete with all requisite hooks, buckle and rivets. Leather is supple and in very good… (33-157) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 DRAGOON STYLE BELT PLATE, W.H. SMITH

US PATTERN 1839 DRAGOON STYLE BELT PLATE, W.H. SMITH

The face of this plate has a semi-bright patina, with some slightly darkened spots. Edge of plate has some very slight nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with both puppy paw hooks and… (490-815) SOLD. Learn More »

US DRAGOON STYLE PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE, W.H. SMITH

US DRAGOON STYLE PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE, W.H. SMITH

The face of this plate has a nice, bright patina. Edge of plate has some very slight nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with both puppy paw hooks and tongue. Maker’s mark on reverse reads,… (490-814) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE WAR PAPERS BY MAJOR GENERAL GUSTAVUS W. SMITH, SIGNED BY AUTHOR

CONFEDERATE WAR PAPERS BY MAJOR GENERAL GUSTAVUS W. SMITH, SIGNED BY AUTHOR

This volume is a first edition that was published in 1884 in New York by Atlantic Publishing and Engraving Co. Inscribed in period ink on the second page is, “Mrs. Ellen T. Costello, with the… (344-2417) SOLD. Learn More »

F.W. WIDMANN / PHILADELPHIA ORNAMENTAL SWORD MOUNTER C1830’S MARINE MAMALUKE

F.W. WIDMANN / PHILADELPHIA ORNAMENTAL SWORD MOUNTER C1830’S MARINE MAMALUKE

Manufactured: Philadelphia, PA Maker: F. W. Widmann Year: C1830s + Model: Mamaluke Size: 31.25 inch blade length - 1.15 inch in width Condition: Excellent+ The later styles of the Marine Mamaluke… (870-80) SOLD. Learn More »

HORSTMANN’S PATTERN 1822 BRITISH OFFICER’S SABER

HORSTMANN’S PATTERN 1822 BRITISH OFFICER’S SABER

Maker: Horstmann & Sons Philadelphia Blade Length: 34 ¼” Blade Etchings: Foliate of oak leaves and acorns, figure of an Indian with raised tomahawk, an eagle with riband in its beak, campaign… (344-2559) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF A SMALL DOG IN HIS DOGHOUSE

CDV OF A SMALL DOG IN HIS DOGHOUSE

Oval image shows a small, fluffy white dog peeking out of his dog house. Overall good condition; edges trimmed unevenly.  No BM.  Modern pencil inscription on reverse: “from an English album /… (894-188) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

1/8 PLATE TINTYPE OF A FAMILY WITH THEIR DOGS

1/8 PLATE TINTYPE OF A FAMILY WITH THEIR DOGS

Tintype measures 2 3/8” x 3 3/8”.  Full length view of 4 women and one man, along with their two dogs. Faces are rather washed out.  Overall good condition; edges trimmed unevenly. … (894-194) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

TINTYPE OF A BOY WITH A DOG

TINTYPE OF A BOY WITH A DOG

Tintype measures 2 ½” x 3 ¾” (slightly larger than a 1/8” plate).  Standing view of a young boy in front of photographer’s prop background, with one hand resting on prop railing.  His… (894-196) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CDV OF MAN WITH A WHITE DOG

CDV OF MAN WITH A WHITE DOG

3/4 length seated view of a man with a small, fluffy white dog on his lap. BM: “FROM / BALL’S / Photographic Rooms, / Walpole, / N.H.” Trimmed along left edge, otherwise in very fine condition.… (894-184) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker / Dealer: “Geo. W. Simons & Bro Philadelphia”. Blade Length: 31” Blade Etchings: Foliate of scroll and leaf designs, “US” in center, “E Pluribus Unum” in riband. US flag, wing… (344-2544) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED U.C.V. PHOTO OF CONFEDERATE OFFICER

FRAMED U.C.V. PHOTO OF CONFEDERATE OFFICER

Photo is a three-quarter view of a distinguished looking Confederate officer in uniform. It was taken post-War. He was likely a member of a United Confederate Veterans Camp. This gentleman is wearing… (344-2380) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR SUGAR BOWL & LID

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR SUGAR BOWL & LID

Sugar bowl features an image of the Jennie Wade House.  Sugar bowl measures approx. 2” high x 3” wide. Item is in very good condition with no chips or cracks. Bottom is marked with, “MADE IN… (M24903) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR CREAM PITCHER

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR CREAM PITCHER

Pitcher features a colorful sketch of the Jennie Wade House in Gettysburg. Pitcher has gold gilt bands around the image, as well as around the handle and at the top edge. Pitcher measures approx. 4… (M24862) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 22, 1864 - GENERAL BUTLER

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 22, 1864 - GENERAL BUTLER

Vol. VIII—No. 408. 16 pp [673-688], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features a dramatic full page illustration by William Waud—“Major-General… (L15180FFFF) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 26, 1864 – CAPTURE OF BLOCKADE RUNNER

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 26, 1864 – CAPTURE OF BLOCKADE RUNNER

Vol. VIII—No. 413. 16 pp. [753-768], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait sketches of the commanders of the Rebel privateer “Florida” [Captain C.M.… (L15180DDDD) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 7, 1863 – ARKANSAS POST

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 7, 1863 – ARKANSAS POST

Vol. VII—No. 319. 16 pp. [81-96], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portraits of Rear-Admiral David Porter and Major General John McClernand. The former… (L15180CCCC) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 24, 1864 – CHIEF JUSTICE SALMON CHASE

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 24, 1864 – CHIEF JUSTICE SALMON CHASE

Vol. VIII—No. 417. 16 pp. [817-832]. Four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features an oval portrait of newly appointed Chief Justice Chase, surrounded by… (L15180AAAA) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 17, 1864 - GEORGE THOMAS/W.T. SHERMAN/ JOHN SCHOFIELD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 17, 1864 - GEORGE THOMAS/W.T. SHERMAN/ JOHN SCHOFIELD

Vol. VIII-No. 416. 16 pp. [801-816], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features a magnificent full page portrait of Gen. George Thomas, victor of the… (L15180YYY) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, SATURDAY, MAY 14, 1864 – RED RIVER CAMPAIGN/ SHERIDAN

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, SATURDAY, MAY 14, 1864 – RED RIVER CAMPAIGN/ SHERIDAN

Vol. VIII-No. 385. 16 pp. [305-320], four columns, with numerous illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features action depiction of “Rebel Attack On Our Gun-Boats In The Red River,” w/story on… (L15180XXX) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 4, 1864 - GEN. SHERMAN/THE WILDERNESS

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 4, 1864 - GEN. SHERMAN/THE WILDERNESS

Vol. VII—No. 388. 16 pp. [353-368], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait of Major General William T. Sherman, then embarked in the opening… (L15180WWW) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 18, 1864 - STARVED UNION PRISONERS

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 18, 1864 - STARVED UNION PRISONERS

Vol VIII—No.390. 16 pp. [385-400], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features two graphic sketches—“REBEL CRUELTY—OUR STARVED SOLDIERS—From… (L15180VVV) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ENGRAVED “CAPT. J.H.P.” ON HILT

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ENGRAVED “CAPT. J.H.P.” ON HILT

Maker: C. Roby & Co., W. Chelmsford, Mass. Blade Length: 31 ¼” Blade Etchings: Fancy scroll/leaf/floral designs, wing spread patriotic eagle. Reverse side with panoply of arms, “US”. Grip:… (344-2551) SOLD. Learn More »

M1840 SAUERBIER ENLISTEDMAN’S CAVALRY SABRE, TYPE 2 VARIATION

M1840 SAUERBIER ENLISTEDMAN’S CAVALRY SABRE, TYPE 2 VARIATION

Maker: Henry Sauerbier Blade Length: 34 ½” Blade Etchings: None. Grip: Fine “Officer” grade leather. Twisted wire wrap perfect. Grip contoured like M1860. Scabbard: None. Condition, on a scale… (344-2557) SOLD. Learn More »

HALF PLATE TINTYPE OF JOHN BURNS, CIVILIAN HERO OF GETTYSBURG

HALF PLATE TINTYPE OF JOHN BURNS, CIVILIAN HERO OF GETTYSBURG

This is a full standing view of John Burns. He is wearing a light colored frock coat, dark colored trousers, white shirt, cravat and hat. A rifle rests in the crook of his arm. Image is clear with… (573-14) SOLD. Learn More »

EBONY-HANDLED MASONIC DAGGER

EBONY-HANDLED MASONIC DAGGER

Measures 9 ¼” overall with a 5” spear-shaped blade. Blade is ¾” wide at cross guard. Has frosted floral designs on both sides of the blade. On one side there is also the Masonic square &… (30-2003) SOLD. Learn More »

C1850 KNIGHTSHEAD POMMEL MILITIA OFFICER’S SWORD

C1850 KNIGHTSHEAD POMMEL MILITIA OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker: Unknown. Blade Length: 25” Blade Etchings: Wing spread eagle, riband w/”E. Pluribus Unum”. Scroll and leaf designs, panoply of arms. Grip: Ribbed bone. Scabbard:  None. Condition, on a… (344-2526) SOLD. Learn More »

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker: Blade marked, “COLLINS & CO. / HARTFORD / CONN 1862”, who made the blade. Marked “TIFFANY & CO. NEW YORK” – the retailer of the sword. Blade Length: 32” Blade Etchings:… (344-2553) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1840 CAVALRY SABER – “THE WRIST BREAKER”

US MODEL 1840 CAVALRY SABER – “THE WRIST BREAKER”

Maker: European import – unmarked. Blade Length: 35 ¾” Blade Etchings: None. Blade nice with age discoloration. Grip: Nice tight twisted brass wire on grip. Leather in very fine… (344-2555) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON LITTLE ROUND TOP – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON LITTLE ROUND TOP – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Fragment from the nose portion of a 3 inch Parrott or Read shell measuring approximately four inches long and exhibiting moderate surface rust and pitting. Threads for the fuse adapter are visible.… (R22506) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Fragment from the nose portion of a 3 inch Parrott or Read shell measuring approximately 3 ½ inches long and exhibiting moderate to heavy surface rust and pitting. Relic was a part of the Geiselman… (R22507) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Fragment from a 3 inch Parrott or Read shell measuring approximately four inches long and exhibiting moderate surface rust and pitting. Relic was a part of the Geiselman collection and was recovered… (R22509) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON EAST CEMETERY HILL – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON EAST CEMETERY HILL – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Fragment from the nose portion of a 3 inch Parrott or Read shell measuring approximately 3 ½ inches long and exhibiting moderate to heavy surface rust and pitting. Relic was a part of the Geiselman… (R22508) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

153RD PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBON

153RD PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBON

White ribbon measuring approximately 2” wide x 7” long suspended from a metal hanger with pin back. Face of this hanger reads “MEMBER”. Ribbon reads, “153d REGIMENT PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS… (344-2429) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1860 ENLISTEDMAN’S CAVALRY SABRE

MODEL 1860 ENLISTEDMAN’S CAVALRY SABRE

Maker: Unmarked. Blade Length: 34” Blade Etchings: None. Grip: Black leather with double strand twisted wire wrap. Scabbard: None. Condition, on a scale of 1 – 10:  Grip – 7; Blade – 7 Very… (344-2556) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL UNMARKED SPECIMEN OF AN HONEST CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SABER

ORIGINAL UNMARKED SPECIMEN OF AN HONEST CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SABER

Presented here is a wonderful representative of an original Confederate “dog river style” cavalry saber.  Carried by Southern cavaliers during the War Between the States, this specimen is the… (344-2585) SOLD. Learn More »

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker: Unknown. Blade Length: 30.5” Blade Etchings: None. Semi-bright. Grip: Leather dry and brittle. Only one strand of twisted wire at top. Scabbard: None. Condition, on a scale of 1 – 10: … (344-2537) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF NEW JERSEY BUTTON (ALBERT’S NJ 7 / TICE NJ200A2)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY BUTTON (ALBERT’S NJ 7 / TICE NJ200A2)

This three piece button features the coat of arms for the state of New Jersey on a lined field. Face is in good condition with no dents and with 100% of the original gilt. Reverse has round shank with… (M24481) SOLD. Learn More »

ARTILLERY GIMLET FOR 10-INCH GUN – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

ARTILLERY GIMLET FOR 10-INCH GUN – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

The "gimlet" has a screw on the end and was intended to be used to remove broken pieces of friction primers from the vent. It could also serve as a priming wire to poke a hole in the powder bag. This… (490-928) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

ARTILLERY GIMLET FOR 12-INCH GUN – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

ARTILLERY GIMLET FOR 12-INCH GUN – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

The "gimlet" has a screw on the end and was intended to be used to remove broken pieces of friction primers from the vent. It could also serve as a priming wire to poke a hole in the powder bag. This… (490-927) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

ARTILLERY VENT PUNCH FOR 12-INCH GUN – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

ARTILLERY VENT PUNCH FOR 12-INCH GUN – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

The "vent punch" was used when the "gimlet" failed, it could be used to drive any obstruction into the bore. This pick was used to clear the cannon vent after firing. Overall length is 22.25 inches.… (490-929) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

POST-WAR ARTILLERY FUSE ADAPTER

POST-WAR ARTILLERY FUSE ADAPTER

Fuse adapter is very clean. Measures 1 ¾”. Marking on end reads, “UNSCREW 64”.  [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (490-940) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

BORMANN FUSE PUNCH

BORMANN FUSE PUNCH

This artillery tool is a steel chisel, with a brass handle designed for cutting into the powder train in a Bormann time fuse. Shaft is clean with no rust. Point is very sharp. Measures 4” long.… (490-933) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker: Importer – Tiffany & Co., New York Blade Length: 29” Blade Etchings: “USN” in ribands, oak leaf with ropes, fouled anchor. Wing spread American eagle on deck gun. Obverse with… (344-2516) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO A.B. JUDSON, MD, AND ADONIRAM JUDSON HANNA

MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO A.B. JUDSON, MD, AND ADONIRAM JUDSON HANNA

Super fine Model 1852 Navy officer inscribed with a family inscription on the guard.  Manufactured: Chicopee, Mass  Maker: Ames Mfg. Co.  Year: 1852 dated  Model: model 1852 Size: 29 inch blade,… (870-16) SOLD. Learn More »

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD WITH INITIALS ENGRAVED ON TOP OF HILT, “J.H.P.”

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD WITH INITIALS ENGRAVED ON TOP OF HILT, “J.H.P.”

Maker: Unknown. Blade Length: 30.5” Blade Etchings: None. Grip: Nice leather with top two strands of twisted brass wire. Scabbard: None. Condition, on a scale of 1 – 10:  Grip – 6; Blade –… (344-2495) SOLD. Learn More »

A SECTIONED CS 3” 10 POUND PARROT SHELL WITH BORMANN FUSE

A SECTIONED CS 3” 10 POUND PARROT SHELL WITH BORMANN FUSE

Exterior of shell is rusted with moderate pitting. No numbers or markings visible on fuse. Sulfur matrix in good  condition with no chipping. Powder tube & lead shot visible. Base cup… (R21061) SOLD. Learn More »

A SECTIONED CS 3” 10 POUND PARROT SHELL WITH BORMANN FUSE

A SECTIONED CS 3” 10 POUND PARROT SHELL WITH BORMANN FUSE

Exterior of shell is rusted with moderate pitting. No numbers or markings visible on fuse. Sulfur matrix in good  condition with no chipping. Powder tube & lead shot visible. Base cup… (R21060) SOLD. Learn More »

SCARCE CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUND SPHERICAL SHELL WITH A CS FUSE ADAPTER THAT FITS A BORMANN FUSED SHELL

SCARCE CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUND SPHERICAL SHELL WITH A CS FUSE ADAPTER THAT FITS A BORMANN FUSED SHELL

Due to the poor performance of the CS Bormann fuse, Southern artillerists preferred the paper time fuse over the Bormann fuse. This extra large CS fuse plug was fitted for rounds already in arsenals… (883-285) SOLD. Learn More »

NON-REGULATION NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY LONDON MAKER LEES & SON

NON-REGULATION NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY LONDON MAKER LEES & SON

Manufactured: London  Maker: Lees & Sons  Year: Civil War  Model: Officer non-regulation  Size: 27.8 inch blade A beautifully designed sword with a cast, solid half basket guard. The guard has… (870-43) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker: Ames Mfg. Co., Chicopee, Mass. Blade Length: 30.5” Blade Etchings: Ames marking at ricasso. “US” in unusual script on center, scroll & leaf designs. American eagle, panoply of arms,… (344-2568) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE AMES MARINE MAMALUKE ID’D TO CAPT. (LATER LT. COL.) WILLIAM L. SHUTTLEWORTH

RARE AMES MARINE MAMALUKE ID’D TO CAPT. (LATER LT. COL.) WILLIAM L. SHUTTLEWORTH

Manufactured: Chicopee, Mass Maker: Ames Mfg. Co.  Year: 1857 - 1864  Model: Mamaluke  Size: 32 inch blade length, .992 wide  Condition: Excellent+. This rare Ames Mamaluke (pre-1859 regulations)… (870-91) SOLD. Learn More »

FULL BOX 12MM PINFIRE CARTRIDGES BY FUSNOT

FULL BOX 12MM PINFIRE CARTRIDGES BY FUSNOT

Full box of cartridges for the 12 millimeter Lefaucheux pinfire revolver. Civil War-era paste-board box with green label that reads, “FABRIQUE DE BALLES ET CARTOUCHES 25 Revolvers Cartouches… (M25269) SOLD. Learn More »

REBOUND ORIGINAL COPY OF “PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA”

REBOUND ORIGINAL COPY OF “PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA”

By Benson J. Lossing. Published by George W. Childs, Philadelphia, 1866-74. 3 Volumes. 608, 640 and 640 pages respectively. Illustrated with numerous drawings and several plates. Black cloth library… (173-2894) SOLD. Learn More »

RON TUNISON STATUE “FRIEND TO FRIEND  - A BROTHERHOOD UNDIVIDED”

RON TUNISON STATUE “FRIEND TO FRIEND - A BROTHERHOOD UNDIVIDED”

Official limited edition Civil War Gettysburg Masonic sculpture by the famed military sculptor Ron Tunison, titled, “Friend to Friend - A Brotherhood Undivided”. This sculpture was produced in… (871-03) SOLD. Learn More »

RON TUNISON STATUE “LEE AND JACKSON”

RON TUNISON STATUE “LEE AND JACKSON”

A large limited edition Cold-cast bronze statue of Generals Lee and Jackson by renowned sculptor Ron Tunison (1947-2013), dated 1987. It depicts Lee, sitting on a limber chest, conversing with Jackson… (871-04) SOLD. Learn More »

LARGE CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

LARGE CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

Four sided, aqua colored cathedral style bottle measures 13 ½” high and 5” at the base. Each side has a beautifully embossed design. This is one of the most typical bottles found in civil war… (14-1814) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV BLACK & WHITE DOG

CDV BLACK & WHITE DOG

Image of black & white dog. Overall very fine condition; corners clipped, light soiling. No BM.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (894-190) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV YORKSHIRE TERRIER

CDV YORKSHIRE TERRIER

Image of a mostly white Yorkshire Terrier laying on a chair. Overall very fine condition; lower edge trimmed.  Somewhat light in contrast. No BM.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (894-189) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

1864 CSA T-70 $2 NOTE FEATURING JUDAH P. BENJAMIN

1864 CSA T-70 $2 NOTE FEATURING JUDAH P. BENJAMIN

An original piece of Confederate money, being the $2 CSA T-70 bill featuring Judah P. Benjamin on the right side. Engraved and printed by Keatinge & Ball. Dated February 17th 1864. Plate letter H.… (344-2465) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

1864 CSA T-66 $50 NOTE FEATURING JEFFERSON DAVIS

1864 CSA T-66 $50 NOTE FEATURING JEFFERSON DAVIS

An original piece of Confederate money, being the $50 CSA T-66 bill featuring the President of the Confederacy, Jefferson Davis, in the center of the bill. Engraved and printed by Keatinge & Ball.… (344-2463) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

1864 CSA T-66 $50 NOTE FEATURING JEFFERSON DAVIS

1864 CSA T-66 $50 NOTE FEATURING JEFFERSON DAVIS

An original piece of Confederate money, being the $50 CSA T-66 bill featuring the President of the Confederacy, Jefferson Davis, in the center of the bill. Engraved and printed by Keatinge & Ball.… (344-2468) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

1861 $10 CONFEDERATE TREASURY NOTE

1861 $10 CONFEDERATE TREASURY NOTE

Currency was issued by the Confederate government authorized September 1, 1861 but with September 1, 1862 issue date in error. Note depicts Ceres resting on bales of cotton, at center, and R. M. T.… (L15121) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

1861 $10 CONFEDERATE TREASURY NOTE

1861 $10 CONFEDERATE TREASURY NOTE

This is an average quality, high volume $10 Confederate note printed by Blanton Duncan in 1862 and into 1863. It was the last note bearing the September 2, 1861 date to be printed, continuing right… (L15120) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CSA T-41 $100 NOTE

CSA T-41 $100 NOTE

A high grade Confederate $100.00 T-41 note. Slaves hoeing cotton top center with John C. Calhoun at bottom left. Printed by Keatinge & Ball in Columbia, S.C. Dated November 5th, 1862. Serial… (L15118) SOLD. Learn More »

CSA T-41 $100 NOTE

CSA T-41 $100 NOTE

A high grade Confederate $100.00 T-41 note. Slaves hoeing cotton top center with John C. Calhoun at bottom left. Printed by Keatinge & Ball in Columbia, S.C. Dated November 3rd 1862. Serial number… (L15119) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR GAUNTLETS ID’D TO IOWA SOLDIER

CIVIL WAR GAUNTLETS ID’D TO IOWA SOLDIER

This is a beautiful matched pair of Civil War officers’ calf-skin gauntlets. They were worn by Andrew Y. McDonald, 1st lieutenant of Co. E, 21st Iowa Infantry. McDonald was wounded several times in… (526-25) SOLD. Learn More »

IDENTIFIED U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE, BOYD & SONS

IDENTIFIED U.S. PATTERN 1826 IDENTIFIED U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE, BOYD & SONS

This plate has a nice bright brass face with a mellow, even patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. There is one tiny nail hole at the rim over the eagle’s head which suggests that it may have… (490-961) SOLD. Learn More »

STAG-HANDLED SIDE KNIFE

STAG-HANDLED SIDE KNIFE

This is a home-made side knife. Measures 13” overall with a 8 ½” blade. Blade is 1” wide at cross guard. Has no markings or designs on the blade.  A plain cross guard, 2 ½” wide. The stab… (30-2002) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR CAMP CHAIR

CIVIL WAR CAMP CHAIR

This officer’s folding camp chair with carpet seat measures approx. 14" X 16" X 32" tall when open.  Folds flat for transport or storage with pivoting joints anchored with steel rivets. Original… (462-31) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR CREAM PITCHER

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR CREAM PITCHER

Pitcher features a colorful sketch of the Jennie Wade House in Gettysburg with a floral design on back. Pitcher has gold gilt bands around the image, as well as around the top edge. Pitcher measures 2… (M24860) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR POSTCARD IN FRAME

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR POSTCARD IN FRAME

Glass framed postcard features an image of the Jennie Wade House in Gettysburg, as well as an image of Jennie Wade. Frame measures 7” x 5”. This is a nice, vintage Gettysburg collectible that came… (M24910) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

ORIGINAL 1905 COPY OF THE PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MILITARY PARK COMMISSION REPORT

ORIGINAL 1905 COPY OF THE PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MILITARY PARK COMMISSION REPORT

The full title of this volume is “ANNUAL REPORTS OF THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MILITARY PARK COMMISSION TO THE SECRETARY OF WAR 1893-1904.” The book was published by the Government Printing Office in… (B5955) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

EARLY ADVERTISEMENT BOOKLET FOR COMPANY THAT PRODUCED STATUES FOR THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD

EARLY ADVERTISEMENT BOOKLET FOR COMPANY THAT PRODUCED STATUES FOR THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD

This small booklet is titled “MILITARY MEMORIALS AND STATUES AT GETTYSBURG PENNSYLVANIA : COMPLIMENTS OF THE VAN AMRINGE COMPANY.” Covers are in good condition but front has a 2.50 inch vertical… (B4818) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR WINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR WINE BOTTLE

Bottle is dark olive colored. Measures 12’ high x 3 ¾” at the base. Very good condition with no cracks. There are very slight chips around the lip. Some light scratches and dirt is present on the… (883-184) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR WHISKEY BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR WHISKEY BOTTLE

Bottle was recovered from a campsite at the greater Richmond area. Measures 11” high x 3 ¼” at the base.  Bottom of bottle is embossed with maker’s name, “DYOTTVILLE GLASS WORKS PHIL”.… (883-187) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF YOUNG BOY WITH RACCOON

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF YOUNG BOY WITH RACCOON

This is a three-quarter sitting view of a boy with a raccoon on his lap. The boy is holding a chain which is attached to the raccoon’s neck. He is wearing a dark colored jacket, vest and trousers… (894-49) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR THREE-SCREW CIVIL WAR THREE-SCREW COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER

CIVIL WAR THREE-SCREW COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER

This percussion sidearm is a Civil War Colt Model 1860 Army revolver in good overall condition. The Colt Army revolver was the major sidearm in use by U.S. troops during the Civil War with over… (172-4082) SOLD. Learn More »

UNION EX-PRISONER OF WAR MEDAL

UNION EX-PRISONER OF WAR MEDAL

The top bar of this medal is decorated with Independence Hall at left with the Liberty Bell at center flanked by the year “18-99” followed by the Arms of the City of Philadelphia. Atop of the bar… (344-2368) SOLD. Learn More »

TIN COFFEE POT WITH SIDE SPOUT

TIN COFFEE POT WITH SIDE SPOUT

Coffee pot is dated circa 1840-65. This coffee pot is typical of those used by both sides during the Civil War. Measures approx. 9 ½” high and 8 ½” at the base. Has light surface rust at some… (14-1815) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

Pair of bone dice. Each measures ¼”. Great display item for a Civil War collection.     [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (179-691) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

Pair of bone dice. Each measures ¼”. Great display item for a Civil War collection.     [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (179-692) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

Pair of bone dice. Each measures 3/8”. Great display item for a Civil War collection.     [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (179-693) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

MORGAN & CLAPP SINGLE SHOT DERINGER

MORGAN & CLAPP SINGLE SHOT DERINGER

This single shot pistols were turned out by the firm of Morgan & Clapp of New Haven, Connecticut from about 1864 to 1866. Approx. 500 were made. Weapon is .30 and has a 3.00 octagonal barrel. Bore… (890-82) SOLD. Learn More »

BULLET STRUCK WILSON AND BONHAM PATTERN BRASS LOCK

BULLET STRUCK WILSON AND BONHAM PATTERN BRASS LOCK

Heavy brass lock meas. approx. 2.50 inches wide x 2.00 inches with key in operating condition. Lock has spring loaded escutcheon to protect keyhole. Key is present but the chain attaching it to the… (890-138) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

RELIC CONFEDERATE CARTRIDGE BOX TIN FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC CONFEDERATE CARTRIDGE BOX TIN FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated cartridge box tin. It is the Confederate style, single wide tin. The Federal style employed two smaller side-by-side tins. This is in relic condition. It has been slightly… (462-26) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

DEFINITIVE REFERENCE BOOK ON CAVALRY AND ARTILLERY SABERS BY JOHN THILLMANN

DEFINITIVE REFERENCE BOOK ON CAVALRY AND ARTILLERY SABERS BY JOHN THILLMANN

This most desirable reference volume, now out of print, is author John Thillmann’s masterly work titled “Civil War Cavalry & Artillery Sabers, A Study of United States Cavalry and Artillery… (344-1918) SOLD. Learn More »

REMINISCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR BY CS GENERAL JOHN B. GORDON, AUTOGRAPHED

REMINISCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR BY CS GENERAL JOHN B. GORDON, AUTOGRAPHED

This volume is a first edition that was published in 1903 by Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York. Tipped in on the first page is the autograph, “JB GORDON”. Three portraits of Gordon are featured-… (804-78) SOLD. Learn More »

1ST EDITION COPY OF “PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS AND CIVIL WAR DIARY 1864”

1ST EDITION COPY OF “PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS AND CIVIL WAR DIARY 1864”

This volume was written by Lemuel Abijah Abbott who served as a Captain in the 10th Vermont Volunteer Infantry. The hardbound volume meas. approx. 6.00 x 8.50 inches with blue cloth covers with a… (344-2388) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE, C. 1845-58

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE, C. 1845-58

Four sided, aqua colored cathedral style bottle measures 8 ½” high and 2” at the base. Each side has a beautifully embossed design. This is one of the most typical bottles found in civil war… (14-1809) SOLD. Learn More »

$70.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA SODA BOTTLE, DATED 1862

CIVIL WAR ERA SODA BOTTLE, DATED 1862

This vintage, pale green colored soda bottle with blob top measures 7 ½” tall.  Raised lettering on bottle reads, “JOHN HECT, BROOKLYN N.Y. 1862”. John C. Hecht was a soda water manufacturer… (14-1799) SOLD. Learn More »

$70.00
SOLD

RELIC POCKET KNIFE RECOVERED ON 1ST DAY’S FIELD AT GETTYSBURG

RELIC POCKET KNIFE RECOVERED ON 1ST DAY’S FIELD AT GETTYSBURG

Knife looks to be a farrier’s knife. It meas. approx. 4.00 inches long. It has the small remainder of 2 blades and a pick for cleaning hoofs. About 80% of the two wood side panels remain. All iron… (462-13) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

PACK OF UNOPENED ARTILLERY FUSES DATED 1864

PACK OF UNOPENED ARTILLERY FUSES DATED 1864

Unopened pack of artillery fuses produced by the Frankford Arsenal. Wrapper is faded salmon in color and is in good overall condition. There are no visible rips, tears or chips. Label reads… (462-10) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

MEERSCHAUM PIPE

MEERSCHAUM PIPE

Pipe features a carved image of a horse and hound. Measures approx. 6” long x 2 ½” high. The beauty of Meerschaum pipes is in the detail. These fine pipes are made from a material that’s mostly… (30-1997) SOLD. Learn More »

WONDERFULLY DECORATED EARLY GERMAN SHOTGUN

WONDERFULLY DECORATED EARLY GERMAN SHOTGUN

This double barrel shotgun is an attractive example of Old World craftsmanship that was updated from flintlock to percussion. This is demonstrated by the filled taps on the lock plates which would… (884-01) SOLD. Learn More »

CABINET CARD OF A SMALL TABBY CAT

CABINET CARD OF A SMALL TABBY CAT

Cabinet card of a small tabby cat. BM: “Photographerd / by / Ellinwood, / 936 Elm St. / Manchester, / N.H.” Overall very good condition. Light soiling to edges of mount, minor wear to corners… (894-64) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV OF A WHITE DOG

CDV OF A WHITE DOG

Full seated view of a white dog with a darker color on its head, sitting on a table / stool. Background is very dark, making the dog stand out in sharp relief. Overall very fine condition; very minor… (894-130) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV OF A MAN WITH HIS DOG

CDV OF A MAN WITH HIS DOG

Full length seated view of a man wearing a vest and a hat. Possibly a shepherd and his dog?  The black &  white dog lays contentedly by the man’s side, with his master’s arm around him. Very… (894-134) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CDV OF A BLACK & WHITE DOG

CDV OF A BLACK & WHITE DOG

Nice image of a large-eared black & white dog seated on a chair/stool.  Front photographer’s mark, “Bremer, GREENVILLE” {Frederick Bremer of Greenville, MI}. Good contrast. Minor wear to… (894-170) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

RELIC U.S. NAVAL WATERCAP FUSE ADAPTER, DATED 1862

RELIC U.S. NAVAL WATERCAP FUSE ADAPTER, DATED 1862

Excavated Federal artillery fuse adapter known as a naval watercap fuse. Of wartime design, this tapered, cylindrical-shaped brass fuse adapter is the type utilized by the U.S. Navy in its big guns. … (825-16) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE, W.H. SMITH

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE, W.H. SMITH

This plate has a nice, smooth semi-bright patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Edge of plate is smooth and free of nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and three iron hooks present.… (490-841) SOLD. Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CIVILIAN MAN

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CIVILIAN MAN

This is a waist-up view of a man who is wearing a light colored frock coat, vest, white shirt and cravat. This gentleman has a beard and is wearing glasses. Image is clear with good contrast. Some… (37-372) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

1865 COPY OF “THE CAPTURE, PRISON PEN AND ESCAPE”

1865 COPY OF “THE CAPTURE, PRISON PEN AND ESCAPE”

The full title of this volume is “THE CAPTURE, PRISON PEN, AND THE ESCAPE; GIVING A COMPLETE HISTORY OF PRISION LIFE IN THE SOUTH” by Captain Willard W. Glazier of the 2nd New York Cavalry. Volume… (344-2387) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

PAIR OF 1st LIEUTENANT OF INFANTRY SHOULDER BOARDS ATTRIBUTED TO JOSEPH BARTLETT OF THE 81ST NEW YORK

PAIR OF 1st LIEUTENANT OF INFANTRY SHOULDER BOARDS ATTRIBUTED TO JOSEPH BARTLETT OF THE 81ST NEW YORK

This pair of shoulder straps have a single, thick embroidered border made of bright bullion which has tarnished with age. There is also an inner and outer jaceron border of dead bullion. The center… (462-53) SOLD. Learn More »

RIFLEMAN’S BELT WITH FROG, AND MODEL 1855 SABER BAYONET & SCABBARD

RIFLEMAN’S BELT WITH FROG, AND MODEL 1855 SABER BAYONET & SCABBARD

Complete black bridle leather belt and frog, with brass buckle and slides--black leather bayonet scabbard with brass throat & tip. Belt measures 36" in length, 2.25" in width. Each half of the… (381-18) SOLD. Learn More »

C.S. 3-INCH MULLANE/TENNESSEE SABOT SHELL

C.S. 3-INCH MULLANE/TENNESSEE SABOT SHELL

This Tennessee Sabot pattern projectile is sometimes called the Mullane shell. This pattern has a characteristic saucer-shaped copper sabot. A center bolt and three pins held the sabot in place. This… (R21878) SOLD. Learn More »

1844 COPY OF THE HISTORY OF LANCASTER COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA

1844 COPY OF THE HISTORY OF LANCASTER COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA

Volume is bound in brown leather that has worn at corners and edges. Boards show some chips at crease of spine. Ribbed spine has red leather panel near top with title embossed in gold. There are also… (344-2113) SOLD. Learn More »

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a very displayable leather US percussion cap pouch. The leather throughout the box is somewhat stiff but flexible in the right places allowing the flaps to open. Light wear from rubbing but no… (30-1995) SOLD. Learn More »

$80.00
SOLD

NICE WARTIME BUST VIEW CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL OLIVER O. HOWARD

NICE WARTIME BUST VIEW CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL OLIVER O. HOWARD

This is a nice, crisp, clean bust view of Howard as a Major General. Bottom of mount has a light period pencil inscription that reads “O. O. HOWARD.” Reverse is blank except for a modern pencil… (890-53) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

DUG LEAD ID DISC FOR 74TH NEW YORK SOLDIER - ROUGH CONDITION

DUG LEAD ID DISC FOR 74TH NEW YORK SOLDIER - ROUGH CONDITION

This disc was dug in the greater Richmond area and did not fare well during its time in the ground. Its edges are badly chipped with 55%-60% material loss. Both sides of the disc also show chipping… (883-23) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3.8 INCH DAHLGREN “BLIND SHELL”

US 3.8 INCH DAHLGREN “BLIND SHELL”

Fired from a 3.4 inch caliber Rifled Boat Howitzer. At the tip of this projectile is a small brass pin, purpose unknown. Projectile has four ribs arranged vertically around the shell’s body. Sans… (883-279) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3 INCH DYER SHELL WITH DYER FUSE ADAPTER

US 3 INCH DYER SHELL WITH DYER FUSE ADAPTER

Found in the greater Richmond, VA area. Sabot intact with ground action along with the Dyer fuse adapter. Body cleaned and varnished.  [ws] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (883-179) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 3.67 INCH 20 POUND SMOOTH READ SHELL

CS 3.67 INCH 20 POUND SMOOTH READ SHELL

Found in the greater Richmond, VA area. The CS fuse adapter is very crudely made comparted to other ones. Fuse hole measures only .330 in diameter, much smaller than normal. Shell cleaned and… (883-275) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS CONVERTED DYER SHELL WITH A CS FUSE ADAPTER

US/CS CONVERTED DYER SHELL WITH A CS FUSE ADAPTER

A captured US 3 inch Dyer shell, re-worked by a Southern Arsenal with a CS fuse adapter added. Nice lead sabot. Fuse adapter has wrench marks. Cleaned and varnished. Found in the greater Richmond area… (883-178) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUND SPHERICAL BORMANN FUSED SHELL

US/CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUND SPHERICAL BORMANN FUSED SHELL

Has remains of the Bormann fuse in the threads. Found in the greater Richmond, VA area. Cleaned and varnished. Minor pitting over body.   [ws] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (883-289) SOLD. Learn More »

LINCOLN AND THE CONSPIRATORS - LINCOLN'S HAIR, WOOD FOR THE GALLOWS, MARY SURRATT'S HAIR, AND A REMNANT FROM THE BINDINGS THAT WERE USED TO BIND MRS. SURRATT'S ARMS DURING THE HANGING

LINCOLN AND THE CONSPIRATORS - LINCOLN'S HAIR, WOOD FOR THE GALLOWS, MARY SURRATT'S HAIR, AND A REMNANT FROM THE BINDINGS THAT WERE USED TO BIND MRS. SURRATT'S ARMS DURING THE HANGING

Display measures 11" X 14" with burgundy suede matting with gold Florentine trim. Highlights Mary Surratt who was one of the four conspirators executed on July 7th, 1865. The strand of Lincoln's hair… (M25051) SOLD. Learn More »

1ST MASSACHUSETTS DOCUMENT SIGNED BY GETTYSBURG CASUALTY ADJUTANT CHARLES E. MUDGE

1ST MASSACHUSETTS DOCUMENT SIGNED BY GETTYSBURG CASUALTY ADJUTANT CHARLES E. MUDGE

Quarterly camp and garrison equipment return for the 1st Massachusetts Infantry Regiment for December 1863. Document is pre-printed and filled out legibly in ink. Signed by 1st Lieutenant Charles E.… (475-243) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

“CO. E, 32ND PA INFANTRY/ MORNING REPORT OF CAPTAIN ROBERT JOHNSON, NOVEMBER 8—DECEMBER 9, 1862”

“CO. E, 32ND PA INFANTRY/ MORNING REPORT OF CAPTAIN ROBERT JOHNSON, NOVEMBER 8—DECEMBER 9, 1862”

Columned, printed form measuring 17 x 7”, w/penciled notations of those present, absent and on sick leave. Plus reverse notations concerning special requisition of hospital detail, and the return of… (L13848) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.50
SOLD

IRON HOOK

IRON HOOK

Measures 5 ½’ x 3 ½” at widest points. Iron is mostly clean with pitting and very small areas of light surface rust. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (490-942) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

NICE IMPORTED MODEL 1850 OFFICER’S STAFF AND FIELD SWORD

NICE IMPORTED MODEL 1850 OFFICER’S STAFF AND FIELD SWORD

This original Model 1850 Officer’s Staff and Field sword, complete with its leather scabbard, was produced by the Prussian firm of W. Clauberg, a sword maker of high-grade, high-quality edged… (801-487) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1836 HALL U. S. BREECHLOADING CARBINE TYPE II

MODEL 1836 HALL U. S. BREECHLOADING CARBINE TYPE II

Presented here is a Model 1836 Hall breechloading smoothbore percussion carbine. These carbines were made by Harper’s Ferry from 1837 to 1840 with many being issued to the 2nd US Dragoons who were… (G3601) SOLD. Learn More »

CAVALRY HAT CORD

CAVALRY HAT CORD

Yellow wool Cavalry enlisted man’s hat cord in good condition. The color is consistent throughout and is not faded.  Tassels are both present but one is torn off of the cord.  … (801-481) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY GIMLET

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY GIMLET

This is a Civil War artillery gimlet which was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent hole of a cannon tube. Wood handle retains much of its original finish with no… (490-938) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE SADDLE POMMEL SHIELD FROM FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA - JUST WEST OF GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE SADDLE POMMEL SHIELD FROM FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA - JUST WEST OF GETTYSBURG

Fairfield, Pennsylvania sits approx. 8 miles west of Gettysburg and was the site of a cavalry action on July 3, 1863. Cavalry were also in the area in 1862 and 1864. Saddle shield is made of brass and… (462-34) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

US SADDLE POMMEL SHIELD FROM FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA - JUST WEST OF GETTYSBURG

US SADDLE POMMEL SHIELD FROM FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA - JUST WEST OF GETTYSBURG

Fairfield, Pennsylvania sits approx. 8 miles west of Gettysburg and was the site of a cavalry action on July 3, 1863. Cavalry were also in the area in 1862 and 1864. Saddle shield is made of brass and… (462-33) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA WHITNEY GLASS WORKS WHISKEY BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA WHITNEY GLASS WORKS WHISKEY BOTTLE

Dark brown glass bottle measures 11 ¾ inches tall, base is 3 inches wide. Glass was blown and made using the three piece mold construction. Underside of bottle is embossed with the maker’s name,… (883-194) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR WHISKEY BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR WHISKEY BOTTLE

Bottle was recovered from a campsite in the greater Richmond area. Measures 11 ½” high x 3 ¼” at the base.  Nice olive green color. Bottom of bottle is embossed with maker’s name,… (883-188) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

JOHN RYAN SODA BOTTLE, SAVANNAH, GA, CIRCA 1850-58

JOHN RYAN SODA BOTTLE, SAVANNAH, GA, CIRCA 1850-58

This beautiful cobalt blue bottle with blob top measures 7 inches tall. Bottle features raised lettering that reads, “JOHN RYAN EXCELSIOR MINERAL WATER SAVANNAH GA “.  Reverse reads, “UNION… (14-1801) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ‘ZOUAVE’ SABER BAYONET WITH LEATHER SCABBARD

ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ‘ZOUAVE’ SABER BAYONET WITH LEATHER SCABBARD

This fine bayonet is an original American Civil War ‘Zouave’ style saber bayonet. The total length of this bayonet is about 25” while the graceful-looking blade itself is 20” long. Issued with… (172-3626) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This plate has a nice, even bright patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Edge of plate is smooth and free of nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and the two iron loops are present. … (490-845) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This plate has a nice smooth light patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Some very small dings are present on edge of plate. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and three iron hooks… (490-840) SOLD. Learn More »

PATTERN 1839 U.S. CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

PATTERN 1839 U.S. CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

Non-dug Civil War era cartridge box plate. Stamped brass US plate skin with lead-filled back and iron wire loops.  This plate shows very little wear. Beautiful brown patina on the face. In excellent… (490-887) SOLD. Learn More »

PATTERN 1839 U.S. DRAGOON BELT BUCKLE

PATTERN 1839 U.S. DRAGOON BELT BUCKLE

Non-dug Civil War era Dragoon-style belt buckle. Stamped brass US buckle skin with lead-filled back and “puppy-paw” hooks.  The buckle is still nicely curved and only shows minor wear. Beautiful… (490-888) SOLD. Learn More »

SMALL LOT OF DOCUMENTS FOR COMPANIES G & H OF THE 4TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

SMALL LOT OF DOCUMENTS FOR COMPANIES G & H OF THE 4TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

The first muster roll is for Company G and dates from 30 April 1863 to 30 June 1863. The second roll is for Company H of the same regiment and covers the same period. Both documents are in good… (475-252) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

Pair of two bone dice. Each measures 3/8”. Great display item for a Civil War collection.     [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (179-696) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

.58 CALIBER BULLET EXTRACTOR

.58 CALIBER BULLET EXTRACTOR

A .58 caliber bullet extractor which attached to the threaded end of the ramrod to pull any misfired rounds.   [ss] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE… (516-177) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

ROLL OF MAYNARD PELLET PRIMERS

ROLL OF MAYNARD PELLET PRIMERS

A roll of Maynard Pellet Primers. Contains just the caps, no wrapper present.   [ss] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (516-190) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

19th CENTURY PEWTER SPOON

19th CENTURY PEWTER SPOON

Pewter tablespoon made by Luther Boardman measures 8 inches long. Finish is semi-bright. Features a nice leaf design on the handle. Reverse of handle is marked with a “B”. Luther Boardman was a… (179-708) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

19th CENTURY PEWTER SPOON

19th CENTURY PEWTER SPOON

Pewter tablespoon made by Luther Boardman measures 8 inches long. Finish is semi-bright. Features a nice leaf design on the handle. Reverse of handle is marked with a “B”. Luther Boardman was a… (179-709) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

CLAY PIPES FROM IRELAND, FOUND IN UNION CAMP

CLAY PIPES FROM IRELAND, FOUND IN UNION CAMP

These three made in Ireland clay pipes were recovered from the fire pits at the Union camp in Helena, Arkansas. Each pipe bowl has “DUBLIN” stamped on it. One pipe bowl has a shamrock and Irish… (282-390) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

GAR REUNION MEDAL, 45th REUNION OF ENGINEER BRIGADE

GAR REUNION MEDAL, 45th REUNION OF ENGINEER BRIGADE

This reunion medal features the top hangar in the shape of the engineer symbol. Sewn to a bar on reverse of hangar is a red silk ribbon with white lettering that reads, “45TH ANNUAL REUNION ENGINEER… (34-115) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

G.A.R. RIBBON, BOSWORTH POST NO. 2, PORTLAND, MAINE

G.A.R. RIBBON, BOSWORTH POST NO. 2, PORTLAND, MAINE

Decorative brass hangar has “G.A.R.” on face. Reverse retains original pin and hook. Suspended from this is a light blue silk ribbon with gold lettering that reads “BOSWORTH POST. NO. 2… (846-22) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD VIEWS

GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD VIEWS

Thenty-six page souvenir album entitled "Gettysburg Battlefield Views". Manufactured and copyrighted by Chisholm Bros/Chas. Frey of Portland, Maine and as distributed by W.H. Tipton, the Battlefield… (B5639) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE FIRST YEAR OF THE WAR

SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE FIRST YEAR OF THE WAR

By Edward A. Pollard, Editor of the Richmond Examiner. Reprinted from the Corrected 1862 Richmond Edition. Published by Charles B. Richardson, New York, 1863. 368 pp. Brown buckram, 9.25 x 6.25”,… (522-275) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

1st RIFLES BUTTON, CIRCA 1820-25

1st RIFLES BUTTON, CIRCA 1820-25

Button features a ring of stars surrounding a number 1 and infantry horn. Button shows most of the original gilt finish. Shank is present on reverse. Backmark reads, “A.B. MITAGH PHILA.”. Button… (286-245) SOLD. Learn More »

VIRGINIA STATE MILITIA JACKET BUTTON

VIRGINIA STATE MILITIA JACKET BUTTON

Brass button features the Virginia state seal. Albert's VA20#8. Some of the surface finish has rubbed away, leaving a pleasing darker patina contrasting with the brighter edge areas of the button.… (889-02) SOLD. Learn More »

MUSTER ROLL FOR 27TH NEW YORK INFANTRY 1863

MUSTER ROLL FOR 27TH NEW YORK INFANTRY 1863

Muster roll is for Company B and dates from February to May of 1863 Document is in fair condition and is filled out in ink and lists 64 men of the Company. There are several separations along the… (475-237) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

MUSTER ROLL FOR 15TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY 1864

MUSTER ROLL FOR 15TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY 1864

Muster roll is for Company I and dates from August to October of 1864 Document is in good condition and is filled out in ink and lists 109 men of the Company. There are some very minor separations… (475-239) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

LITHOGRAPH CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL DAVID HUNTER

LITHOGRAPH CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL DAVID HUNTER

CDV is a waist-up view of Union General David Hunter. He is wearing a dark colored double-breasted frock coat with epaulettes, a Hardee hat with insignia, and is holding his sword. Bottom of mount is… (462-55) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CDV OF LIEUTENANT DAVID A. WASIM, 143rd NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

CDV OF LIEUTENANT DAVID A. WASIM, 143rd NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

CDV is a chest-up view of Lt. David A. Wasim. He is wearing a dark colored coat with shoulder boards. Reverse has a photographer’s imprint which reads, “SEELEY & BEAL, 69 KING ST. ALEXANDRIA,… (462-06) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

US SWORD HANGER, JEB STUART STYLE, INDIAN WARS

US SWORD HANGER, JEB STUART STYLE, INDIAN WARS

Leather sword hanger retains all original brass hardware. Straps are folded and riveted. Snap hooks swivel but are tight. Leather is supple and has some light crazing. Keeper is marked, “R.I.A.”… (M25160) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US MODEL 1861/63/64- .58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET SLING

US MODEL 1861/63/64- .58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET SLING

Brown leather rifle sling measures approx. 48 inches long x 1 ¼ inches wide. Attached by rivets to one end is a brass hook, while the other end has a sewn on leather tab. Another leather tab slides… (490-885) SOLD. Learn More »

153RD PENNSYLVANIA LADDER-BADGE REUNION RIBBON

153RD PENNSYLVANIA LADDER-BADGE REUNION RIBBON

A red ribbon measuring approximately 2” wide x 4 1/2” long is suspended behind a white metal, four bar, ladder badge. A brass pin is soldered to the rear of the top bar. The top bar reads, “CO.… (344-2433) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. NAVAL FLEET REVIEW MEDAL, NEW YORK, 1912

U.S. NAVAL FLEET REVIEW MEDAL, NEW YORK, 1912

Two-piece brass souvenir medal has top hangar in the shape of a ship. Reverse has original pin present. Attached to this is the lower medal which features the image of an eagle and shield surrounded… (M25178) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

FOLDING TRIGGER DOUBLE-ACTION PIN FIRE REVOLVER

FOLDING TRIGGER DOUBLE-ACTION PIN FIRE REVOLVER

This 12mm revolver has a 6-inch round barrel with a post front sight and an octagon base that rests against the cylinder. Barrel is devoid of any markings except for “54” stamped on left rear… (696-69) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 3-INCH READ ARTILLERY SHELL

CS 3-INCH READ ARTILLERY SHELL

This is a fired example of a CS Read pattern shell. Shell is in dug condition, with significant chipping to the iron around the base on one side. Overall, the iron shows only minor surface pitting.… (R22495) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3-INCH, 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL

US 3-INCH, 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL

The standard ammunition for the 3-inch Parrot rifled cannon. This shell was fired. The zinc fuse adapter is in fair condition. Standard brass Parrott sabot is complete but is misshapen from firing.… (R22494) SOLD. Learn More »

POST-CIVIL WAR SMITH & WESSON POCKET REVOLVER ID’D TO AN ILLINOIS VETERAN

POST-CIVIL WAR SMITH & WESSON POCKET REVOLVER ID’D TO AN ILLINOIS VETERAN

This is a Smith & Wesson, No. 1, 3rd issue, pocket revolver. It fired a .22 caliber “short” rimfire cartridge.  It’s the third and final version of Smith & Wesson's No. 1 pocket… (30-1998) SOLD. Learn More »

MUSTER ROLL FOR 35TH NEW YORK INFANTRY, 1863

MUSTER ROLL FOR 35TH NEW YORK INFANTRY, 1863

Muster roll is for Company F and dates from February to June of 1863 Document is in good condition and is filled out in ink and lists 65 men of the Company. There are some minor separations along the… (475-238) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

VERMONT HOSPITAL ROLL SIGNED BY GETTYSBURG SURGEON

VERMONT HOSPITAL ROLL SIGNED BY GETTYSBURG SURGEON

Very nice conditioned pre-printed muster roll filled out in legible ink for men assigned to the Montpelier, Vermont General Hospital. Roll contains the names and signature, or marks, of four men… (890-17) SOLD. Learn More »

NCO BELT AND BUCKLE

NCO BELT AND BUCKLE

Black leather belt is supple with light crazing. All stitching is tight. One side of belt has brass hook which slides into punched holes for size adjustment. Entire length of belt measures 37 inches… (516-156) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 1ST MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE INFANTRY CAPTAIN – PRE-WAR FREE STATE RIDER IN KANSAS WITH JIM LANE & JOHN BROWN

MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 1ST MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE INFANTRY CAPTAIN – PRE-WAR FREE STATE RIDER IN KANSAS WITH JIM LANE & JOHN BROWN

This original Model 1850 Staff and Field Officer’s sword is complete with the original metal scabbard. This quality steel edged weapon was carried by Captain John E. Rastall of the 1st Maryland… (321-03) SOLD. Learn More »

TOOTH POWDER JAR

TOOTH POWDER JAR

Ceramic jar has a wonderful crackled finish that develops with age. Jar and lid have some very slight chips at the edges. Measures 2 ½” across. Local druggists, chemists or dentist-surgeons often… (883-203) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US BORMANN FUSE PUNCH

US BORMANN FUSE PUNCH

This artillery tool is a steel chisel, with a wooden handle designed for cutting into the powder train in a Bormann time fuse. “US” is marked on the flat side of handle. Wood retains much of… (490-934) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

GUNPOWDER TIN

GUNPOWDER TIN

Tin is painted black and has the remains of a paper label from the Hazard Gunpowder Company. Paint has worn off on edges and stopper is not present. Measures approx. 5” x 4”.  … (801-201) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

TIN COFFEE POT WITH SIDE SPOUT

TIN COFFEE POT WITH SIDE SPOUT

Coffee pot is dated circa 1840-65. This coffee pot is typical of those used by both sides during the Civil War. Measures approx. 9” high and 6 ¼” at the base. Has light surface rust all over but… (14-1817) SOLD. Learn More »

CLAY JAR

CLAY JAR

Jar was recovered from a campsite at the greater Richmond area. Measures 9 ½” high x 3 ½” at the base. Jar is stamped, “F.C. RAMKEY” on the side. Jar has a vertical hairline crack but no… (883-202) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA PEPPER SAUCE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA PEPPER SAUCE BOTTLE

Aqua colored bottle measures 8 ½” high and 2 ¼” at the base. This is one of the most typical bottles found in civil war trash pits. They were often used for ketchup and sauces. They were… (14-1805) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

Four sided, aqua colored cathedral style bottle measures 8 ½” high and 2” at the base. Each side has a beautifully embossed design. This is one of the most typical bottles found in civil war… (14-1810) SOLD. Learn More »

$70.00
SOLD

CDV MAN WITH A DOG

CDV MAN WITH A DOG

Full length standing view of man with his dog, which is posed on a chair. Photographer’s backdrop in background. No BM. Excellent, clean condition.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (894-127) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV YOUNG GIRL WITH DOG

CDV YOUNG GIRL WITH DOG

Image is a full length view of a young girl reclining on a couch with her dog. BM: SOLON NEWMAN, / Photographer, Newman’s Building, Hillsboro Bridge, N. H.  Very fine condition; small area of paper… (894-129) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US 3.67 INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL WITH A HOTCHKISS FUSE ADAPTER

US 3.67 INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL WITH A HOTCHKISS FUSE ADAPTER

Found in the greater Richmond area. Very nice Hotchkiss fuse adapter. Three flame grooves cut into the projectiles. Lead sabot intact with pitting. Cleaned and varnished.  … (883-290) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS 3.67 INCH SIX POUND SPHERICAL SHELL WITH REMAINS OF THE WOODEN SABOT

US/CS 3.67 INCH SIX POUND SPHERICAL SHELL WITH REMAINS OF THE WOODEN SABOT

Found together, approx. 1/3 of the wooden sabot intact. Bormann fuse intact, but unreadable due to heavy ground action. Appears to have been found in water. Has areas of iron loss and some cracks.… (883-01) SOLD. Learn More »

SECTIONED US/CS 4.52” 12 LB. BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL SHELL

SECTIONED US/CS 4.52” 12 LB. BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL SHELL

No markings visible on fuse. Bursting cavity and interior of shell visible. Moderate varnish.   [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (883-382) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 4.52” 12 LB. LEAD SIDE LOADING CASE SHOT SHELL

CS 4.52” 12 LB. LEAD SIDE LOADING CASE SHOT SHELL

Fuse plug in minty condition. No pitting in surface. Black varnish.  [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH… (883-160) SOLD. Learn More »

SECTIONED US 4.52” 12 LB. BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL SHELL

SECTIONED US 4.52” 12 LB. BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL SHELL

No numbers visible on fuse. Bursting chamber and shell interior visible. Lightly varnished.  [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (883-281) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE SIDE LOADER CASE SHOT GROUND BURST RECOVERED AT FORT WEED

CONFEDERATE SIDE LOADER CASE SHOT GROUND BURST RECOVERED AT FORT WEED

Likely detonated when the fort was decommissioned and ammo was being destroyed. Broken into 4 pieces which have been put back together. Fourth piece remains separate to show case shot. Fits perfectly.… (883-255) SOLD. Learn More »

TWO VOLUME SET “MESSAGES AND PAPERS OF THE CONFEDERACY”

TWO VOLUME SET “MESSAGES AND PAPERS OF THE CONFEDERACY”

Original 1905 hardcover volumes by James D. Richardson. The set is bound with red leather on spine and corners and black leather at center. Title, author and volume on spine in gold with gold linear… (344-2132) SOLD. Learn More »

NAMED 1849 BOOK OF SURGERY

NAMED 1849 BOOK OF SURGERY

Volume is nicely bound in leather which shows age and only minor wear. The brown surface of the leather is mostly clean and very smooth. Corners and edges of the covers show minor wear from rubbing.… (B6062) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

MEMORIAL BOOK, TRIBUTE & AND CDV OF GENERAL JOSEPH K. F. MANSFIELD

MEMORIAL BOOK, TRIBUTE & AND CDV OF GENERAL JOSEPH K. F. MANSFIELD

The book, “MEMORIAL OF GENERAL MANSFIELD, UNITED STATES ARMY” was printed in Boston in 1862. It contains the addresses at the funeral of General Mansfield on September 23, 1862 by a Mr. Taylor,… (457-54) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

AMES MODEL 1832 ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD – ETCHED FRATERNAL BLADE

AMES MODEL 1832 ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD – ETCHED FRATERNAL BLADE

This 1844 dated Ames Foot Artillery sword has a straight, heavy iron blade. It is double edged and the blade is very clean. There are two side-by-side fullers, starting just below the hilt. Then,… (889-65) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV CAT IN A BASKET

CDV CAT IN A BASKET

Image of a cat in a basket turned on its side.  Excellent, clean condition. No BM.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (894-92) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV GIRL WITH A CAT

CDV GIRL WITH A CAT

Small girl posed with a cat on a table. BM: D. CLARK / PHOTOGRAPHER / NO. 4 KING BLOCK / COMMERCE SQUARE / NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J.”  Minor soiling, otherwise in good condition. Pencil ID on reverse,… (894-88) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CDV GIRL WITH A RABBIT

CDV GIRL WITH A RABBIT

Seated 2/3 length view of a very young girl holding a white rabbit on her lap. BM: “PHOTOGRAPHED / BY / CHAS. FOEDISCH, / Honesdale, Pa.”  Upper corners clipped, minor wear along bottom edge.  … (894-108) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE B. MCCLELLAN “THE LITTLE NAPOLEON”

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE B. MCCLELLAN “THE LITTLE NAPOLEON”

Three-quarter standing view of McClellan in uniform posed al la Napoleon with one hand thrust in his coat. Image is clear and clean with very good contrast. Paper image was applied to the mount a bit… (890-55) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

SHARPS MODEL 1863 CARBINE CARRIED BY TROOPER PRESENT AT THE DEATH OF THE FIRST GETTYSBURG CASUALTY GEORGE WASHINGTON SANDOE

SHARPS MODEL 1863 CARBINE CARRIED BY TROOPER PRESENT AT THE DEATH OF THE FIRST GETTYSBURG CASUALTY GEORGE WASHINGTON SANDOE

The carbine offered here was carried by William H. Lightner when he served with the 1st Maryland Cavalry of the Potomac Home Brigade in 1865. Lightner is famous for his prior service in Company B,… (600-06) SOLD. Learn More »

CARTRIDGES AND NOTE FROM U.S. GRANT’S FUNERAL

CARTRIDGES AND NOTE FROM U.S. GRANT’S FUNERAL

The accompanying note reads, “August 8th 1885.   This is the Cartridge which was note fired over U.S. Grants grave.    RBD”.  Along with the note comes a .45 caliber Martini Henry, Mk III… (344-808) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

ARTILLERY WOODWORKING TOOL

ARTILLERY WOODWORKING TOOL

This is a Civil War artillery woodworking tool. Wood handle retains much of its original finish with no cracks. Iron is still tightly attached to handle and has very light surface rust. Entire length… (490-950) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

ARTILLERY THUMBSTALL

ARTILLERY THUMBSTALL

This tool was made of buckskin with horse hair stuffed under the thumb pad. A buckskin string secured the thumb stall to the wrist of the gunner. It was also manufactured in white buff leather. The… (490-923) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

ARTILLERY WOODWORKING TOOL

ARTILLERY WOODWORKING TOOL

This is a Civil War U.S. Navy artillery tool. Wooden handle is marked with the US Navy symbol as well as the inspector’s mark, “W.H.R.” from the Newport, R.I. Navy Yard. Wood handle retains much… (490-953) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR BLANKET ATTRIBUTED TO 7TH INDIANA CAVALRY TROOPER

CIVIL WAR BLANKET ATTRIBUTED TO 7TH INDIANA CAVALRY TROOPER

Blanket is constructed of a greenish/brown wool and meas. approx. 73.00 inches long x 64.00 inches wide with a hand stitched “US” at center. Letters meas. approx. 6.00 inches high x 4.50 inches… (381-17) SOLD. Learn More »

THE LIFE OF OLIVER P. MORTON

THE LIFE OF OLIVER P. MORTON

By William Dudley Foulke. Published by Bobbs-Merrill, Indianapolis: 1898. 2 vols., 488, 594 pp. Burgundy glazed cloth, w/ gilt cover and spine lettering. Very slight wear at the extremities. Else… (522-271) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV OF A CAT

CDV OF A CAT

Cat is perched in a bed of straw / hay in a wooden box. No BM. In pencil on reverse is, “Man [Nan?] / Our Cat”.  Excellent, clean condition.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (894-77) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV OF A TABBY CAT

CDV OF A TABBY CAT

Handsome cat reclining on a chair. BM: “E. C. KIMBALL, / 112 MERRIMAC STREET, / LOWELL, MASS.”  Excellent, clean condition. [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (894-89) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CDV OF YOUNG WOMAN WITH A SQUIRREL

CDV OF YOUNG WOMAN WITH A SQUIRREL

Seated 2/3 length view of a young woman with a squirrel perched on her arm. BM: “E. P. HOWARD, / Photographer, / Farmington & Bentonsport / IOWA.” Shows wear and soiling; has been trimmed… (894-109) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV SMALL DOG WEARING A COAT

CDV SMALL DOG WEARING A COAT

Excellent condition, clean image.  Small dog wearing a coat / cloak that flares outward, along with a bandana / kerchief around his neck.  BM: WM H. WARDWELL, /     Photographer, / 1023… (894-27) SOLD. Learn More »

ARTILLERY FUSE REAMER

ARTILLERY FUSE REAMER

The fuse reamer is the implement used to enlarge the hole in a fuse-plug so as to make it of the proper size for the paper fuse. Wood handle retains much of its original finish with no cracks. There… (490-932) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, J.I. PITTMAN

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, J.I. PITTMAN

The face of this plate has a nice, semi- bright patina. Edge of plate is smooth and free of nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with both iron hooks. Hooks have slight surface rust. Maker’s… (490-821) SOLD. Learn More »

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

Regulation tan paper cartridge for the .58 caliber rifled musket. This is the typical "minie ball" cartridge of the American Civil War. Known as the "regulation" or "American military" style of… (490-903) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

.54 CALIBER RIFLE CARTRIDGE

.54 CALIBER RIFLE CARTRIDGE

Regulation tan paper cartridge for the .54 caliber "Mississippi" rifle and .55 caliber Austrian rifle. This is the typical "minie ball" cartridge of the American Civil War. Known as the "regulation"… (490-904) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

ELEY PATENTED WIRE SHOT CHARGE

ELEY PATENTED WIRE SHOT CHARGE

This is a 12 gauge buckshot load manufactured by Eley Brothers in London. It is known as their patented wire cartridge and is definitely of Civil War period. These consisted of a color-coded,… (611-278) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY SHELL FRAGMENT WITH FUSE -- SPOTSYLVANIA

CS ARTILLERY SHELL FRAGMENT WITH FUSE -- SPOTSYLVANIA

This is a 3” x 3.5” fragment of an artillery shell. This is approximately half of the nose of a Confederate Read shell complete with the 2” long copper fuse adapter. The iron has been coated and… (R22485) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CS 6-POUNDER GRENADE – SELMA ARSENAL

CS 6-POUNDER GRENADE – SELMA ARSENAL

A Confederate, Selma Arsenal hand grenade. Excavated from the river at the site of the Selma Arsenal, in Alabama. This is a thin-walled 6-pdr. hollow shell with its original wooden time fuse. There is… (R22497) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE 4-POUNDER SHELL OR GRENADE

RARE 4-POUNDER SHELL OR GRENADE

This is a rare, excavated 4-pdr. artillery shell or possibly a grenade. It measures just over 3” in diameter. There is a ¾” fuse hole. Iron shows moderate to heavy pitting. This piece has not… (R22498) SOLD. Learn More »

19TH CENTURY POLICE BELT W/ PLATE & CUDGEL

19TH CENTURY POLICE BELT W/ PLATE & CUDGEL

This black leather belt is very reminiscent of a Civil War era officer’s sword belt. It is made of black bridle leather, meas. approx. 1.75 inches wide and has a tooled line along each exterior… (881-12) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV MAN WITH A DONKEY

CDV MAN WITH A DONKEY

Pair posed with wagon off to one side. Pencil inscription on front, “Getting ready for / a little prospecting. / California”. Very good condition. Slight waviness to mount; image has slight area… (894-93) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CDV PAIR OF TABBY CATS

CDV PAIR OF TABBY CATS

Pair of cats posed side by side with their front paws on the back of a chair. Each appears to have its eyes closed. No backmark. Excellent, clean condition. … (894-79) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV PAIR OF CATS IN A BASKET

CDV PAIR OF CATS IN A BASKET

Adorable pair of white cats cuddled together in a basket. BM: J & E. HOCH, ART STORE, 118 COURT STREET, BOSTON. Excellent, clean condition.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (894-83) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

U.S. NAVAL WATERCAP FUSE ADAPTER, DATED 1861

U.S. NAVAL WATERCAP FUSE ADAPTER, DATED 1861

This Federal accoutrement is a relic condition artillery device known as a naval watercap fuse. Of wartime design, this tapered, cylindrical-shaped brass fuse adapter is the type utilized by the US… (825-27) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

ARSENAL-MARKED ARTILLERY GUNNER'S GIMLET

ARSENAL-MARKED ARTILLERY GUNNER'S GIMLET

This thin, long cylindrical accoutrement is another common artillery tool used by Civil War artillerymen for removing plugs, broken friction primers and other residue from the tube vent when preparing… (825-07) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

MAYNARD RIFLE TOOL

MAYNARD RIFLE TOOL

Rare combination tool for the Civil War-era Maynard rifle. This gun tool features a nipple wrench and two screw driver blades.  Very clean and in excellent condition. … (853-113) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1855 TUMBLER PUNCH

US MODEL 1855 TUMBLER PUNCH

Original tumbler and band spring punch. Throughout the 45 years of issuance (from 1855-1900) tumbler punches were manufactured both with a U.S. stamp and without. This particular specimen has the US… (286-252) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

RELIC REVOLUTIONARY WAR SASH BUCKLE

RELIC REVOLUTIONARY WAR SASH BUCKLE

Recovered in the greater Richmond, VA area. Excavated, large sash buckle, probably from the Revolutionary War era. Constructed of sheet brass, this buckle features three brass, wire tines. It appears… (883-130) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

RELIC ENGLISH SNAKE BUCKLE

RELIC ENGLISH SNAKE BUCKLE

Recovered in the greater Richmond, VA area. This excavated example of the English-import snake buckle was typically used by Confederates during the Civil War. This particular specimen is complete and… (883-76) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC 1858 HARDEE EAGLE HAT INSIGNIA

RELIC 1858 HARDEE EAGLE HAT INSIGNIA

Recovered in the greater Richmond, VA area. The stamped brass pin features an eagle clutching arrows and olive branch with ribbon, stars, and sun rays over its head. This excavated specimen is in… (883-68) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1851 NCO SWORD BELT PLATE

RELIC MODEL 1851 NCO SWORD BELT PLATE

Recovered in greater Richmond, VA area. Excavated Civil War era non-commissioned officer’s belt buckle. Cast brass eagle buckle with traces of the applied German silver wreath. This has narrow ½… (883-13) SOLD. Learn More »

SMITH & WESSON, NUMBER 2, .32 CALIBER “OLD ARMY” REVOLVER WITH HOLSTER

SMITH & WESSON, NUMBER 2, .32 CALIBER “OLD ARMY” REVOLVER WITH HOLSTER

The S&W No. 2 was a popular sidearm during the War Between the States and used the No. 2, .32 caliber rimfire cartridge. The Smith &Wesson, No. 2 was a single action, 6-shot revolver with a… (31-1545) SOLD. Learn More »