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RELIC CONDITION ENLISTED SHOULDER SCALES

RELIC CONDITION ENLISTED SHOULDER SCALES

Recovered Aquia Creek, VA. Pair of brass scales with turnbuckles [one detached]. Exhibit deep tarnish, plus one minor dent on each outer-shoulder rim. Else VG. [Having been dispatched to Aquia Creek… (462-137) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CARVED WOODEN CANE FROM THE U.S.S. BRANDYWINE, ID’D TO SANDS FAMILY OF ANNAPOLIS, MD

CARVED WOODEN CANE FROM THE U.S.S. BRANDYWINE, ID’D TO SANDS FAMILY OF ANNAPOLIS, MD

Cane was made from wood that was part of the ship, the USS Brandywine. It measures 33” long, has a brass ring below the handle and a brass tip. Cane is in very good condition, with scattered small… (M25594) SOLD. Learn More »

MINTY, CIVIL WAR FEDERAL INFANTRY 1858 PATTERN “HARDEE” HAT

MINTY, CIVIL WAR FEDERAL INFANTRY 1858 PATTERN “HARDEE” HAT

The Civil War artifact presented is an original example of a complete, Pattern 1858, Federal enlisted infantryman’s hat. Commonly referred to as the “Hardee Hat”, the government-issue cover was… (302-60) SOLD. Learn More »

DANNER’S POCKET GUIDE BOOK OF THE BATTLE-FIELD OF GETTYSBURG, HISTORY OF THE BATTLE WITH MAP- 1885

DANNER’S POCKET GUIDE BOOK OF THE BATTLE-FIELD OF GETTYSBURG, HISTORY OF THE BATTLE WITH MAP- 1885

This booklet was created by Joel Albertus Danner, who created the first Gettysburg museum of battlefield relics named J.A. Danner's Battle-Field Museum. The Danner's Museum was in operation from… (213-81) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, PUBLISHED BY THE GETTYSBURG & HARRISBURG RAILROAD, 1885

THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, PUBLISHED BY THE GETTYSBURG & HARRISBURG RAILROAD, 1885

This booklet was created by John M. Butler and printed by E.K. Meyers in Harrisburg. It features a colorful image of a Union soldier on horseback, holding a U.S. flag.  Booklet gives a nice overview… (213-80) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

REPRODUCTION SCRIMSHAW WITH BUST OF WOMAN

REPRODUCTION SCRIMSHAW WITH BUST OF WOMAN

This piece of scrimshaw was made from a whale’s tooth. It measures 4 ½” long x 2” wide at the bottom x 1” wide at the top. One side features a carving of a lady with a flower on each side of… (909-172) SOLD. Learn More »

REPRODUCTION SCRIMSHAW WITH ENGRAVING OF SHIP

REPRODUCTION SCRIMSHAW WITH ENGRAVING OF SHIP

This piece of scrimshaw was made from a whale’s tooth. It measures 5 ¼” long x 2” wide at the bottom then comes to a point at the top. One side features an engraving of a ship and the name,… (909-171) SOLD. Learn More »

1904 MCCLELLAN SADDLE

1904 MCCLELLAN SADDLE

Brown leather saddle with the typical McClellan seat with elliptical cutout at center. Brass saddle shield mounted on cantle says it is an 11.50 inch seat. Leather is in good condition and free of… (765-52) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

FRAMED TEN DOLLAR C.S. NOTE WITH THREE US EAGLE BUTTONS

FRAMED TEN DOLLAR C.S. NOTE WITH THREE US EAGLE BUTTONS

This is a nice display of relic buttons and a Confederate note. Infantyman’s buttons from left to right were recovered from- Antietam / Sharpsburg, near Burnside’s Bridge in October 1959; Harpers… (L15351) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG PENNSYLVANIA MEMORIAL SOUVENIR MATCH CASE

GETTYSBURG PENNSYLVANIA MEMORIAL SOUVENIR MATCH CASE

Match case has an applied decorative shield with an image of the Pennsylvania Memorial. Paper matchbox slides out. Measures 2 ½” long x 1 ½” wide x ½” thick. Metal has darkened with age. This… (213-59) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR RUBY WINE GLASS

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR RUBY WINE GLASS

Glass features shield- shaped applied ruby glass with image of the Pennsylvania Memorial. Hand painted flowers flank each side of the image. Measures 3 7/8” tall x 2” at the base. Very good… (213-44) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

BEAUTIFUL WHITE BUFF LEATHER BAYONET SHOULDER SLING WITH NCO “EAGLE” PLATE AND IDENTIFICATION

BEAUTIFUL WHITE BUFF LEATHER BAYONET SHOULDER SLING WITH NCO “EAGLE” PLATE AND IDENTIFICATION

Excellent condition white buff leather bayonet shoulder sling for M1842 bayonet scabbard. Belt is just a hair under 2” wide. Outside surface was chalked or painted at some point. Leather has some… (M25601) SOLD. Learn More »

BEAUTIFUL WHITE BUFF LEATHER BELT WITH “US” BUCKLE AND IDENTIFICATION

BEAUTIFUL WHITE BUFF LEATHER BELT WITH “US” BUCKLE AND IDENTIFICATION

Excellent condition white buff leather belt. Measures approximately 40” long with buckle. Belt is just a hair under 2” wide. Outside surface was chalked or painted at some point. Leather is very… (M25600) SOLD. Learn More »

.44 CALIBER KERR REVOLVER BULLET

.44 CALIBER KERR REVOLVER BULLET

This is the bullet for the 54-gauge Kerr revolver. Solid base, two grooves, and a pointy nose. Probably supplied by Eley Brothers to the Confederacy. In fired condition with gray patina. … (883-434) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

C.S. GARDNER NIPPLE PROTECTOR

C.S. GARDNER NIPPLE PROTECTOR

Soldier-made nipple protector (Snap Cap). Made from a C.S. .54 caliber Gardner bullet to protect nipple and hammer. Bullet side feature the impression of the hammer while the opposite side has the… (883-433) SOLD. Learn More »

$17.00
SOLD

BULLET NIPPLE PROTECTOR

BULLET NIPPLE PROTECTOR

Soldier-made nipple protector (Snap Cap). Made from lead bullet to protect nipple and hammer. Top features the impression of the hammer while the cavity has the impression of a musket nipple. Good… (883-429) SOLD. Learn More »

$11.00
SOLD

MINIE BALL FISHING SINKER

MINIE BALL FISHING SINKER

A very interesting soldier-made fishing sinker made out of a minie ball. Nose of bullet has a hole drilled through. The three grooves are still visible. Terrific shape and great gray patina.  … (883-427) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

MINIE BALL FISHING SINKER

MINIE BALL FISHING SINKER

A very interesting soldier-made fishing sinker made out of a minie ball. Nose of bullet carved flat and an iron wire loop stuck into the base. The three grooves are still visible. Terrific shape and… (883-426) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

.44 CALIBER KERR REVOLVER BULLET

.44 CALIBER KERR REVOLVER BULLET

This is the bullet for the 54-gauge Kerr revolver. Solid base, two grooves, and a pointy nose. Probably supplied by Eley Brothers to the Confederacy. Good condition and patina.… (883-423) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

WAIST UP CDV OF CONFEDERATE COLONEL FRANK HUGER

WAIST UP CDV OF CONFEDERATE COLONEL FRANK HUGER

Nice clear image of Huger in the uniform of a Confederate Colonel. He wears a double-breasted frock coat with three stars on each collar and a “pork pie” style slouch hat. Image is clear with… (P13680) SOLD. Learn More »

FULL STANDING CDV OF 54TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

FULL STANDING CDV OF 54TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

Image shows 1st Lieutenant Robert Robison posed with his right hand thrust into his coat in the classic Napoleonic pose. He wears a dark frock coat buttoned down the front and matching dark trousers.… (344-2835) SOLD. Learn More »

FULL STANDING CDV OF 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE CORPORAL

FULL STANDING CDV OF 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE CORPORAL

Image shows a young soldier standing at “ATTENTION” beside a draped column. The subject wears a dark frock coat with Corporal chevrons and matching dark trousers. Resting on the column base next… (P13659) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

FRAMED QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF SMALL BOY IN ZOUAVE JACKET

FRAMED QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF SMALL BOY IN ZOUAVE JACKET

Full standing view of a handsome small boy who is posed next to a photographer’s stand. He wears dark colored trousers with a lighter colored Zouave jacket. The buttons down the front of the shell… (933-26) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US MODEL 1884 TRAPDOOR RIFLE

US MODEL 1884 TRAPDOOR RIFLE

.45-70 cal. single shot breechloading trapdoor rifle. Serial number 140201.  Barrel is approximately 32 ½” long. Breech (near tang) is stamped with serial number, receiver stamped “US / MODEL /… (934-16) SOLD. Learn More »

IMPORT MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO 122ND NEW YORK CAPTAIN WOUNDED IN THE WILDERNESS – WITH FRAMED MEMORIAL

IMPORT MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO 122ND NEW YORK CAPTAIN WOUNDED IN THE WILDERNESS – WITH FRAMED MEMORIAL

Original Civil War import Model 1850 foot officer’s sword in good condition and is identified to Captain George W. Platt of the 122nd New York Infantry. The drawn sword measures a total length of… (765-22) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1855 .58 CALIBER BAYONET FOUND IN THE WHEATFIELD WOODS AT GETTYSBURG

US MODEL 1855 .58 CALIBER BAYONET FOUND IN THE WHEATFIELD WOODS AT GETTYSBURG

Found in woods adjacent to The Wheatfield by late local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (532-90) SOLD. Learn More »

LARGE WICKER COVERED FLASK WITH PEWTER CAP AND TIN CUP

LARGE WICKER COVERED FLASK WITH PEWTER CAP AND TIN CUP

Flask meas. approx. 3.75 inches wide by 7.50 inches tall. The body is completely wrapped in woven wicker right up to the pewter throat. Cap is pewter with cork on the inside of the dome and is… (766-806) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED BILL OF SALE FOR SALE OF SLAVE, DATED 1842

FRAMED BILL OF SALE FOR SALE OF SLAVE, DATED 1842

This original bill of sale reads, “RED’D WED APR 19 1842 FROM JAMES SPEARS JR ESQ TWO HUNDRED & FIFTY DOLLARS FOR A NEGRO BOY NAMED ANTHONY, ABOUT SEVEN YEARS OF AGE, WHICH BOY I WARRANT AND… (213-33) SOLD. Learn More »

SOLDIER’S NATIONAL CEMETERY GETTYSBURG PLATE

SOLDIER’S NATIONAL CEMETERY GETTYSBURG PLATE

Plate with decorative cutout edge and gold gilt bands features an image of the Soldier’s National Cemetery in Gettysburg. Lettering reads, “SOLDIER’S NATIONAL CEMETERY, GETTYSBURG, PA”.… (213-72) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

MODEL 1861 BRIDESBURG-CONTRACT MUSKET, DATED 1863

MODEL 1861 BRIDESBURG-CONTRACT MUSKET, DATED 1863

The Alfred Jenks & Co facility in Bridesburg, PA had one of the largest contracts for arms award during the Civil War. This musket is one of their fine products. The weapon has a barrel that is… (928-01) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER BY MANSFIELD AND LAMB, DATED 1862

MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER BY MANSFIELD AND LAMB, DATED 1862

The blade on this sword is in fair condition. The surface is semi-bright with heavy scattered mottling throughout and moderate to heavy pitting in areas. One side of the ricasso is marked with… (889-62) SOLD. Learn More »

STRUCK WILLIAMS CLEANER TYPE I BULLET RECOVERED FROM CULP’S HILL AREA

STRUCK WILLIAMS CLEANER TYPE I BULLET RECOVERED FROM CULP’S HILL AREA

This Williams Cleaner Type I bullet is misshapen from impact and was recovered from Culp’s Hill area in Gettysburg. [hs] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (R21017) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

STRUCK WILLIAMS CLEANER TYPE I BULLET RECOVERED FROM CULP’S HILL AREA

STRUCK WILLIAMS CLEANER TYPE I BULLET RECOVERED FROM CULP’S HILL AREA

This Williams Cleaner Type I bullet is misshapen from impact and was recovered from Culp’s Hill area in Gettysburg. [hs] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (R21016) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

STRUCK WILLIAMS CLEANER TYPE I BULLET RECOVERED FROM CULP’S HILL AREA

STRUCK WILLIAMS CLEANER TYPE I BULLET RECOVERED FROM CULP’S HILL AREA

This Williams Cleaner Type I bullet is misshapen from impact and was recovered from Culp’s Hill area in Gettysburg. [hs] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (R21015) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE GRAVE FLAG

CONFEDERATE GRAVE FLAG

Early 20th century Confederate battle flag that was used to decorate the grave of a Confederate soldier on Confederate Memorial Day. This flag was used by the United Daughters of the Confederacy… (933-23) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION, FOUND EAST OF THE STONE WALL IN THE HISTORIC WHEATFIELD AT GETTYSBURG

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION, FOUND EAST OF THE STONE WALL IN THE HISTORIC WHEATFIELD AT GETTYSBURG

Recovered by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Plate has a wonderful olive patina, with both iron hooks intact. Choice face with a perfect lead… (532-83) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE  FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION,  FOUND EAST OF THE STONE WALL IN THE HISTORIC WHEATFIELD AT GETTYSBURG

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION, FOUND EAST OF THE STONE WALL IN THE HISTORIC WHEATFIELD AT GETTYSBURG

Found by local resident and relic hunter John Cullison who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959 and who found this plate on the southern part of the battlefield at Gettysburg. A wonderful… (532-80) SOLD. Learn More »

RUBY GLASS GETTYSBURG DISH

RUBY GLASS GETTYSBURG DISH

Cut glass dish has, “GETTYSBURG 1863” etched on the red border. Measures approximately 4” in diameter at the base, 5” at the top. Dish is free of chips or cracks. This is a nice, vintage… (213-79) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

VOLUME 1 OF CASEY’S TACTICS ID’D TO MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM THE 58TH PENNSYLVANIA

VOLUME 1 OF CASEY’S TACTICS ID’D TO MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM THE 58TH PENNSYLVANIA

Volume 1 only of Casey’s Tactics published by D. Van Nostrand in New York in 1862. Volume meas. approx. 3.50 x 5.25 inches and runs 279 pages with index. The volume is bound in green cloth that is… (765-42) SOLD. Learn More »

ENFIELD BULLET FIRED INTO TOMPIONBY J&D

ENFIELD BULLET FIRED INTO TOMPION BY J&D

This is a great relic showing how the confusion of battle accounted for mistakes. In this instance a soldier forgot to remove the tompion from his Enfield rifle before firing. This is an English… (883-422) SOLD. Learn More »

$37.50
SOLD

.54 CALIBER STARR CARBINE BULLET BY J&D

.54 CALIBER STARR CARBINE BULLET BY J&D

Scarce bullet for the Starr carbine that was made by Johnston & Dow. While this bullet has a similar profile to Poultney’s bullet used in Smith and Gallager cartridges, it is different. Johnston… (883-421) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR INFANTRY BELT, BUCKLE, AND CAP POUCH

CIVIL WAR INFANTRY BELT, BUCKLE, AND CAP POUCH

This well-worn rig includes a percussion cap pouch, a belt, and a US infantry belt buckle. The cap pouch is soft and pliable. It features the integral latch tab as part of the outer flap. The inner… (149-16) SOLD. Learn More »

$325.00
Originally $350.00


SOLD

THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG - AN HISTORICAL ACCOUNT

THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG - AN HISTORICAL ACCOUNT

A 143-page history of the battle published by the Gettysburg and Harrisburg Railroad. Published in 1885. Booklet is 5" x 6.75". Entitled "The Battle of Gettysburg An Historical Account". Front cover… (B5653) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

TRAPDOOR RIFLE BAYONET WITH METAL SCABBARD

TRAPDOOR RIFLE BAYONET WITH METAL SCABBARD

Bayonet was meant to fit on the .45-70 caliber Springfield Trapdoor rifle. Stamped, “US”. Both items exhibit light surface rust and pitting. Locking ring freely moves. … (909-24) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

US 10/20 PDR. PARROTT FUSE ADAPTER, RECOVERED FROM COLD HARBOR

US 10/20 PDR. PARROTT FUSE ADAPTER, RECOVERED FROM COLD HARBOR

Measures approximately 2 ½ inches long. This zinc Parrott fuse adapter would have taken a paper time fuse. The two spanner holes, threading and tubular shank are in very good condition. Light surface… (286-290) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

MOURNING / FUNERAL RIBBON- GARFIELD’S 42ND OHIO, CLEVELAND, 1881

MOURNING / FUNERAL RIBBON- GARFIELD’S 42ND OHIO, CLEVELAND, 1881

Scalloped brass hangar has original pin on reverse. Suspended from this is a black colored silk ribbon with ivory lettering that reads, “GARFIELD’S 42ND O.V.I. / GOD REIGNS AND THE GOVERNMENT… (765-36) SOLD. Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JANUARY 11, 1862 - BATTLES OF DRANESVILLE/ GREEN RIVER, KY

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JANUARY 11, 1862 - BATTLES OF DRANESVILLE/ GREEN RIVER, KY

Vol. VI—No. 263. 16 pp. [17-32], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features dramatic full page illustration of the “Sinking the Stone Fleet In… (L15180C5) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

MAKER MARKED U.S. CAVALRY CARBINE BOOT

MAKER MARKED U.S. CAVALRY CARBINE BOOT

Original Civil War U.S. Army issue cavalry carbine boot/socket. Socket of thick sewn leather with leather strap and black japanned buckle stitched to the outside. Very good, solid condition with minor… (523-20) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

NICE EARLY RECOVERED CS 12 LB. 4.62” CANNONBALL

NICE EARLY RECOVERED CS 12 LB. 4.62” CANNONBALL

Nice dark patina. Missing the Bormann fuse. Circular is inside. Fuse threads are rusted and deteriorated and would not take a fuse. This ball came with some relics which were identified from… (766-808) SOLD. Learn More »

“DIRT FROM THE ANDERSONVILLE PRISON”

“DIRT FROM THE ANDERSONVILLE PRISON”

…reads the handwritten label in ink attached to a jar measuring 4” x 2 ¼”dia. Lid says “ARMOUR/STAR”.  Appears to be circa 1930’s – 40’s. Red, almost sand-like dirt. Hey, we get some… (766-800) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

AMOSKEG CONTRACT SOCKET BAYONET

AMOSKEG CONTRACT SOCKET BAYONET

Nice condition Model 1855 socket bayonet. Blade and socket have been cleaned. The right side of the socket is stamped with the letter “M” over the number “168.” Flat of the blade has a… (362-786) SOLD. Learn More »

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF BEARDED SOLDIER

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF BEARDED SOLDIER

Waist-up view of a dark haired, bearded Union infantry soldier. He wears a dark colored shell jacket with corporal’s stripes. The buttons down the front of the shell jacket were tinted gold by the… (765-39) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

ABRAHAM LINCOLN U.S. MINT MEDAL

ABRAHAM LINCOLN U.S. MINT MEDAL

Face of bronze medal features a raised bust mage of Abraham Lincoln. Reverse has a raised laurel and oak wreath circling the inscription that reads, “INAUGURATED PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES MARCH… (M25564) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN COMPLETE WITH CORK AND COVER

MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN COMPLETE WITH CORK AND COVER

Original 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… (224-271) SOLD. Learn More »

ROUND BULLET MOLD

ROUND 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  “150”. Measures 5 1/8” long.   … (M25550) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

STAR AND BANNER - GETTYSBURG, PA, FEBRUARY 27, 1862

STAR AND BANNER - GETTYSBURG, PA, FEBRUARY 27, 1862

Volume XXXII/ Number 50. 4 pp, seven columns. Newspaper motto: “Fearless and Free.” The paper contains news of “General Meagher Assuming Command of the Irish Brigade” and of the Federal… (453-40) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

THE ADAMS SENTINEL - GETTYSBURG, PA., MAY 22 1861

THE ADAMS SENTINEL - GETTYSBURG, PA., MAY 22 1861

Vol. LXI./ No. 28. 4 pp., news & local advertisements. Exhibits light chipping at the margins and along fold-marks and fold-lines. Slightly yellowed and fragile, but entirely legible. Published a… (453-35) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

UNITED SPANISH WAR VETERAN’S HAT INSIGNIA

UNITED SPANISH WAR VETERAN’S HAT INSIGNIA

Insignia consists of a stamped brass wreath approx. 2.50 inches wide with a central bar of white metal supporting the letters “USWV” for United Spanish War Veterans. At top is the organization… (595-1021) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

76TH NEW YORK REUNION BADGE - 1907

76TH NEW YORK REUNION BADGE - 1907

Badge consists of a celluloid button with color artwork of a blue 5th Corps badge with a red 1st Corps badge superimposed over it at center, hanging from a bar that reads “76TH REGT. N.Y.… (595-966) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

U.S. ARTILLERY IRON CASE SHOT BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. ARTILLERY IRON CASE SHOT BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Case shot ball was found in the woods 300 yards north of the Trostle house. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel Rider collection. Mrs. Rider is the sister of George Rosensteel, who started… (R22052) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.50
SOLD

U.S. ARTILLERY IRON CASE SHOT BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. ARTILLERY IRON CASE SHOT BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Case shot ball was found in the woods 300 yards north of the Trostle house. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel Rider collection. Mrs. Rider is the sister of George Rosensteel, who started… (R22049) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.50
SOLD

U.S. 3 INCH CANISTER BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. 3 INCH CANISTER BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Canister ball was found in the woods 300 yards north of the Trostle house. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel Rider collection. Mrs. Rider is the sister of George Rosensteel, who started… (R22045) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

U.S. / C.S.  ARTILLERY IRON CASE SHOT BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. / C.S. ARTILLERY IRON CASE SHOT BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Case shot ball was found in between Devil’s Den and Big Round Top. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel Rider collection. Mrs. Rider is the sister of George Rosensteel, who started the… (R22103) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.50
SOLD

OHIO VETERANS MEDAL DROP, ID’D TO MICHAEL LOTZ, 58TH OHIO INFANTRY

OHIO VETERANS MEDAL DROP, ID’D TO MICHAEL LOTZ, 58TH OHIO INFANTRY

Brass drop features a raised image of Lady Liberty placing a crown on the head of a soldier, who is holding his musket. In the background are wheat stalks and an eagle mounted on a pedestal. Below… (765-41) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

RARE 1863 MANUAL FOR ENGINEERS WITH REPAIRED SPINE

RARE 1863 MANUAL FOR ENGINEERS WITH REPAIRED SPINE

The full title of this volume is “MANUAL FOR ENGINEER TROOPS” by Captain J. C. Duane and was published in New York in 1863. Volume meas. approx. 5.25 x 7.50 inches and runs 275 pages with index.… (B5086) SOLD. Learn More »

DIARY, DOCUMENT & PHOTO GROUP ID’D TO 15TH VERMONT SOLDIER

DIARY, DOCUMENT & PHOTO GROUP ID’D TO 15TH VERMONT SOLDIER

This group contains a diary and several documents relating to George Galbraith who served as a Private in Company B, 15th Vermont. Also in the group are two enhanced and tinted photos of him and his… (163-108) SOLD. Learn More »

BONE RING WITH INITIALS, “J*M”

BONE RING WITH INITIALS, “J*M”

Carved bone ring has a flat front with initials, “J*M” in black surrounded by a red border. Measures 7/8” in circumference - approximate size 8. During the Civil War, soldiers and sailors would… (765-34) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

BREVET BRIGADIER GENERALS IN BLUE

BREVET BRIGADIER GENERALS IN BLUE

By Roger D. Hunt& Jack R. Brown. Published by Olde Soldier Books, Gaithersburg, MD, 1990. 700 pp., ills. In blue glazed cloth w/gilt cover, 11.25 x 9”, & spine ornamentation & lettering.… (804-1343) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

WORLD WAR TWO AMMO CRATE FOR M1 CARBINE

WORLD WAR TWO AMMO CRATE FOR M1 CARBINE

The .30 caliber M1 steel ammunition can box was developed to deliver belts of 250 .30-06 cartridges for the .30 Cal. M1917 Browning machine gun. The .30 cal. steel M1 ammo can replaced the wood .30… (M25577) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

RELIC CONFEDERATE CAST “CSA” COAT BUTTON

RELIC CONFEDERATE CAST “CSA” COAT BUTTON

This is an excavated solid cast “CSA” infantry button as used by the Confederacy.  Coat size. Face exhibits a lot of ground action with the large roman “CSA” in the center. The cast shank is… (889-159) SOLD. Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $225.00


SOLD

BOX OF GETTYSBURG RELICS FROM PICKETT’S CHARGE

BOX OF GETTYSBURG RELICS FROM PICKETT’S CHARGE

This display box contains relics found by John Cullison on June 2, 1959 on the grounds of Pickett’s charge and then sold to the Rosensteel family for their museum which eventually became the… (173-3432) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE TIN DRUM CANTEEN

CONFEDERATE TIN DRUM CANTEEN

This is a very nice Confederate militia style tin drum canteen. The canteen is 6 ¼” in diameter by 1 ¾” thick. All parts are nicely soldered together. One face is flat and the other is concave.… (149-18) SOLD. Learn More »

$795.00
Originally $845.00


SOLD

MODEL 1872 INFANTRY HORN HAT INSIGNIA

MODEL 1872 INFANTRY HORN HAT INSIGNIA

This brass insignia measures 1 ¼” x 2 1/8”. Reverse features two original attachment hooks. Brass retains most of the original gilt.  [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (M24734) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.50
SOLD

G.A.R. WREATH HAT INSIGNIA #37

G.A.R. WREATH HAT INSIGNIA #37

This stamped brass wreath insignia is a veteran’s hat badge that designates the member as being from a G.A.R. Post # 37. Measures 2 ½” long x 1½” high and was meant to be worn on the… (M24733) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

CIVIL WAR PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

Original pistol cartridge box with clean leather and tight seams. Outer flap shows cracking to the finish but it is still in good shape. Latch tab is complete and held in place with single row of… (523-32) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MUSEUM DECAL SOUVENIR, CIRCA 1950’s

GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MUSEUM DECAL SOUVENIR, CIRCA 1950’s

Decal features an image of the original Gettysburg museum and visitor center which also housed the popular Electric Map. Measures 4 ½” x 4 ½”. This is a nice, vintage Gettysburg collectible. … (635-189) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG 75TH ANNIVERSARY SOUVENIR FAN

GETTYSBURG 75TH ANNIVERSARY SOUVENIR FAN

Fan was a souvenir of the 1938 veteran reunion and commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. Fan features an image of a battle scene and is titled, “BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG,… (M25345) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

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 good original condition. In production from 1860 through 1873, these handguns were the… (172-4468) SOLD. Learn More »

SILVER TABLESPOON - LONDON, ENGLAND, 1769

SILVER TABLESPOON - LONDON, ENGLAND, 1769

Spoon is engraved on the reverse at the top of handle, “E S M W 1769”. Also present are maker’s initials, “T.W.”, and three hallmarks. This appears to be the markings of Thomas Wallis of… (179-757) 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… (M23892) 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… (M23891) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CONVERTED MODEL 1840 RIFLED MUSKET BY POMEROY

CONVERTED MODEL 1840 RIFLED MUSKET BY POMEROY

The Model 1840 was the last standard production model flintlock made by the United States. Many were converted to percussion from 1849-1851. Finding one in its original flint configuration is rare.… (927-01) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CS ARTILLERY SHELL FRAGMENT WITH FUSE – FROM VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

RELIC CS ARTILLERY SHELL FRAGMENT WITH FUSE – FROM VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated fragment of a Confederate 12-pounder cannon ball. A brass fuse adaptor remains in the center of the fragment. Fuse has a pretty green patina and the iron is rusty. Measures… (532-62) SOLD. Learn More »

A WOMAN’S WAR RECORD

A WOMAN’S WAR RECORD

By Septima M. Collis [Mrs. Genl. Charles H.T. Collis, wife of the colonel of Collis’ Zouaves, 114th PA Infantry, who received a Medal of Honor for gallant and meritorious serve at Fredericksburg, ,… (897-18) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR: A BRIEF SKETCH

THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR: A BRIEF SKETCH

By David Knowles. Published by the Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1926. 223 pp. In burgundy glazed cloth, 7.5 x 5.25”, with gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light wear at the extremities, else VG. A… (804-149) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

AUTOGRAPH OF DR. LINCOLN CASWELL, PRESENTER OF THE GETTSBURG ADDRESS AT THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY IN 1933

AUTOGRAPH OF DR. LINCOLN CASWELL, PRESENTER OF THE GETTSBURG ADDRESS AT THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY IN 1933

Dr. Lincoln Caswell portrayed Abraham Lincoln in the 1920’s-1930’s. This is what was said of his portrayal- “After years devoted to this study and after diligent effort in surmounting serious… (L15314) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

MARINE CORPS INSIGNIA

MARINE CORPS INSIGNIA

1861 pattern gilt plated, brass die stamped cap plate insignia of the Union shield surrounded by a brass laurel “half wreath”. The letter M mounted within the infantry horn would have originally… (344-2868) SOLD. Learn More »

GUTTA PERCHA 'OREO' CASE WITH IMAGE OF CIVILIAN MAN

GUTTA PERCHA 'OREO' CASE WITH IMAGE OF CIVILIAN MAN

Full case has lid which unscrews to reveal an tintype of a young man wearing a light colored civilian frock coat. Image is clear with good contrast. Man’s cheeks were highlighted pink by the… (P13835) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN SILVER SPOON

PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN SILVER SPOON

Silver spoon features a raised image of Abraham Lincoln at the end of the handle. Below this is a banner with the wording, “SIXTEENTH PRESIDENT, 1861 1865” and, “ABRAHAM LINCOLN”. Bowl of… (516-272) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CONFEDERATE PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is an excellent example of a Confederate-made percussion cap pouch. In wonderful condition, this pouch has all the typical characteristics one looks for in a CS piece. The back, outer/front flap,… (M25583) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV MAJOR GENERAL U.S. GRANT

CDV MAJOR GENERAL U.S. GRANT

Ca.1862-63. Backmark “American News Co./ 121 Nassau Street/ New York.” Extremely sharp image, frontal portrait. Superb Grant collectible.    [jp] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (930-04) SOLD. Learn More »

$80.00
SOLD

CABINET CARD - PRESIDENT JAMES GARFIELD, ca. 1880-81

CABINET CARD - PRESIDENT JAMES GARFIELD, ca. 1880-81

6.5 x 4.25”. Front mark (lower margin): “Sarony, 37 Union Square, N.Y.” Backmark (lower left corner): “Literary Emporium/ Brentano’s/ New York”. Sharp clear image, with subject in standing… (930-09) SOLD. Learn More »

SCARCE JOHN BACHELDER BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG BOOKLET AND LARGE STEEL ENGRAVING

SCARCE JOHN BACHELDER BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG BOOKLET AND LARGE STEEL ENGRAVING

This is a large format steel engraving commissioned by John Bachelder. The engraving mimics the Pickett’s Charge portion of the famous cyclorama painting. This large engraving is matted and in an… (635-169) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR ONE RED CROSS VENEREAL PROPHYLAXIS UNIT BOX

WORLD WAR ONE RED CROSS VENEREAL PROPHYLAXIS UNIT BOX

Wooden box with dovetail construction on corners and hinged lid with compartmentalized interior. Exterior measurements are 22.75 inches long x 16.75 inches wide x 10.50 inches high with the lid… (M25565) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCAVATED SNAP CAP FOR ENFIELD RIFLE

EXCAVATED SNAP CAP FOR ENFIELD RIFLE

This is an excavated snap cap. These were used to protect the percussion cap nipple on Enfield rifles. This one is complete with brass chain. Nice shape.     … (883-392) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

EXCAVATED SNAP CAP FOR ENFIELD RIFLE

EXCAVATED SNAP CAP FOR ENFIELD RIFLE

This is an excavated snap cap. These were used to protect the percussion cap nipple on Enfield rifles. This one is complete with brass chain and iron loop which attached it to the sling swivel. Nice… (883-393) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

MISCAST RICHMOND SHARPS BULLET

MISCAST RICHMOND SHARPS BULLET

Excavated .52 caliber Sharps bullet, Richmond Arsenal pattern. This was cast in a cold mould which caused several “waves” and lines in the bullet. These imperfections have created an interesting… (883-394) SOLD. Learn More »

$17.00
SOLD

COMPLETELY FLATTENED 3-RINGER

COMPLETELY FLATTENED 3-RINGER

Excavated 3-groove minie bullet that has been completely flattened but still retains its distinctive profile. May have been done to create a game piece or just out of pure camp boredom. In very good… (883-400) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

.71 CALIBER “PULLED” MUSKET BULLET

.71 CALIBER “PULLED” MUSKET BULLET

Excavated .71 caliber (or larger) 3-groove bullet for rifled muskets with shallow parabolic cavity. This specimen was pulled from a four-groove musket. Looks like it was pulled and wormed. In good… (883-401) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

BATTLE STREAMER- PENINSULA 1862

BATTLE STREAMER- PENINSULA 1862

Blue and gray streamer has, “PENINSULA 1862” embroidered in yellow. These are attached to military flags to recognize the unit’s participation in a particular battle. Colors of ribbon are chosen… (M25325) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

BATTLE STREAMER- VICKSBURG 1863

BATTLE STREAMER- VICKSBURG 1863

Blue and gray streamer has, “VICKSBURG 1863” embroidered in yellow. These are attached to military flags to recognize the unit’s participation in a particular battle. Colors of ribbon are chosen… (M25331) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

BATTLE STREAMER- CHATTANOOGA 1863

BATTLE STREAMER- CHATTANOOGA 1863

Blue and gray streamer has, “CHATTANOOGA 1863” embroidered in yellow. These are attached to military flags to recognize the unit’s participation in a particular battle. Colors of ribbon are… (M25330) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

BATTLE STREAMER- BULL RUN 1861

BATTLE STREAMER- BULL RUN 1861

Blue and gray streamer has, “BULL RUN 1861” embroidered in yellow. These are attached to military flags to recognize the unit’s participation in a particular battle. Colors of ribbon are chosen… (M25318) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

BATTLE STREAMER- SHILOH 1862

BATTLE STREAMER- SHILOH 1862

Blue and gray streamer has, “SHILOH 1862” embroidered in yellow. These are attached to military flags to recognize the unit’s participation in a particular battle. Colors of ribbon are chosen… (M25319) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

BATTLE STREAMER- CHICKAMAUGA 1863

BATTLE STREAMER- CHICKAMAUGA 1863

Blue and gray streamer has, “CHICKAMAUGA 1863” embroidered in yellow. These are attached to military flags to recognize the unit’s participation in a particular battle. Colors of ribbon are… (M25329) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

U.S. MODEL 1858 PHILADELPHIA DEPOT BULLSEYE CANTEEN

U.S. MODEL 1858 PHILADELPHIA DEPOT BULLSEYE CANTEEN

This canteen was recovered from the Chancellorsville Battlefield in the 1950’s. Item is in relic condition with surface rust, pitting and small holes. One side has a larger hole that measures… (R22609) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

.72 CALIBER “WISHING WELL” BULLET

.72 CALIBER “WISHING WELL” BULLET

Excavated .72 caliber bullet for old style, large-bore rifled muskets. Very large bullet with three grooves, a very deep cavity, and a flat nose. This is an exceptional example from this famous cache… (883-404) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

.54 CALIBER “HARPERS FERRY SLUG”

.54 CALIBER “HARPERS FERRY SLUG”

Excavated .54 caliber elongated bullet for the Mississippi rifle. Since the moulds were made at the Harpers Ferry Arsenal, some Confederate ordnance officers referred to these as “Harpers Ferry… (883-407) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

10K GOLD RING WITH YELLOW STONE

10K GOLD RING WITH YELLOW STONE

This beautiful ring is a gold band with a yellowed colored stone set in the center. Ring is sized at approximately a 5. Marked on the inside with a “10K”. This piece was part of a wonderful, large… (344-2678) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

14K WHITE GOLD WEDDING/ANNIVESARY RING

14K WHITE GOLD WEDDING/ANNIVESARY RING

This beautiful ring is a white gold band with a setting of eleven small diamonds. Ring is sized at approximately a 6 1/2. Marked on the inside with “ALWAYS & FOREVER”. This piece was part of a… (344-3025) SOLD. Learn More »

BRASS TIPPED TOMPION FOR THE ENFIELD RIFLE MUSKET

BRASS TIPPED TOMPION FOR THE ENFIELD RIFLE MUSKET

This was used to plug the barrel of the weapon at the muzzle to keep moisture and dirt from getting in the bore. Brass tip darkened from age. Cork body in good condition. … (286-289) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

PATTERN 1839 US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED AT 2ND MANASSAS

PATTERN 1839 US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED AT 2ND MANASSAS

The face of this plate has a dark patina throughout with scattered lighter discolorations. Edges are free of nicks. There is one barely discernable small closed freeze crack at the outside bottom edge… (R22606) SOLD. Learn More »

US .58 CALIBER WILLIAMS PATENT CLEANER BULLET TYPE I - GETTYSBURG

US .58 CALIBER WILLIAMS PATENT CLEANER BULLET TYPE I - GETTYSBURG

Sans the zinc washer, bullet became lodged inside the barrel and removed by a ball puller. Small hole through nose of bullet. Recovered Culp’s Hill area. [ws] … (R20876) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.50
SOLD

US .58 CALIBER WILLIAMS PATENT CLEANER BULLET TYPE I - GETTYSBURG

US .58 CALIBER WILLIAMS PATENT CLEANER BULLET TYPE I - GETTYSBURG

Sans the zinc washer, bullet became lodged inside the barrel and removed by a ball puller. Small hole through nose of bullet. Recovered Culp’s Hill area. [ws] … (R20875) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.50
SOLD

US .58 CALIBER WILLIAMS PATENT CLEANER BULLET TYPE I - GETTYSBURG

US .58 CALIBER WILLIAMS PATENT CLEANER BULLET TYPE I - GETTYSBURG

Sans the zinc washer, bullet became lodged inside the barrel and removed by a ball puller. Small hole through nose of bullet. Recovered Culp’s Hill area. [ws] … (R20874) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.50
SOLD

RELIC REMINGTON REVOLVER FRAME

RELIC REMINGTON REVOLVER FRAME

This relic consists of the barrel, frame, grip frame and hammer of a Remington revolver. All iron surfaces are heavily pitted and have a light coat of surface rust. Hammer toe is slightly… (819-73) SOLD. Learn More »

ROUND TOP SCHOOL PHOTO, GETTYSBURG

ROUND TOP SCHOOL PHOTO, GETTYSBURG

Image of children standing in front of the Round Top School, mounted on heavy stock. Bottom of mount is marked with the photographer’s imprint, “MUMPER & CO. / BATTLEFIELD PHOTOGRAPHERS /… (P13844) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

RELIC SHOULDER SCALE

RELIC SHOULDER SCALE

Shoulder scale was recovered from Ft. Harrison, Virginia, where battles were fought around the Richmond area in 1864. Item is in relic condition with surface rust in areas and oxidation on brass.   … (R22607) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

LOT OF RELICS RECOVERED FROM ANTIETAM

LOT OF RELICS RECOVERED FROM ANTIETAM

Relics were found at the Roulette Farm. Items include a brass scabbard tip, canteen spout and heel plate. Light surface dirt, rust and verdigris are present. … (490-1500) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

EARLY SONS OF UNION VETERANS HAT INSIGNIA

EARLY SONS OF UNION VETERANS HAT INSIGNIA

Insignia consists of a stamped brass wreath approx. 2.50 inches wide with a central white metal bars supporting the letters “SV” and the numeral “3” for Sons of Veterans, Camp #3. Reverse has… (595-1022) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

LARGE MAKER MARKED WOOD HANDLED KNIFE

LARGE MAKER MARKED WOOD HANDLED KNIFE

Overall this knife meas. approx. 22.50 inches long. The single edged pointed blade meas. approx. 16.25 inches long. Blade surface has light mottling throughout. Faintly stamped on the left side of the… (819-71) SOLD. Learn More »

REVOLUTIONARY WAR HANGER

REVOLUTIONARY WAR HANGER

Hanger has an iron blade with an iron “D” shaped handle and horn grip with an iron ferrule. All the iron surfaces on the hanger have numerous small marks of pitting giving the iron a salt and… (819-69) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CURRY COMB

RELIC CURRY COMB

Curry comb dates from 1860’s – 1880’s. Item is in good relic condition with light surface rust. Wooden handle is in good condition with some wear on the finish. Measures 8 ½” long x 4 ¾”… (462-58) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

REPORT OF MAJ. GEN. W.T. SHERMAN TO THE COMMITTEE ON THE CONDUCT OF THE WAR

REPORT OF MAJ. GEN. W.T. SHERMAN TO THE COMMITTEE ON THE CONDUCT OF THE WAR

Published by the Government Printing Office, Washington, 1865. 391 pp. Handsomely rebound with facsimile title page; in black buckram, 9 x 6”, with gilt spine lettering. Sherman’s report contains… (337-251) SOLD. Learn More »

THE LONG ARM OF LEE: THE HISTORY OF THE ARTILLERY OF THE ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA

THE LONG ARM OF LEE: THE HISTORY OF THE ARTILLERY OF THE ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA

Two volumes. By Jennings Cropper Wise. Published J.P. Bell Company, Lynchburg, VA., 1915. 496, 499 pp, ills in burgundy glazed cloth, ills. Exhibits light wear at the extremities; else VG, with tight… (344-2084) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG G.A.R. CANTEEN CHARM/SOUVENIR

GETTYSBURG G.A.R. CANTEEN CHARM/SOUVENIR

This brass canteen charm with hangar features raised lettering that reads, “U.S.” on one side and, “GETTYSBURG” on the other. Canteen and hangar measure 1 ¼” long x ¾” wide. Brass has… (635-167) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

MODEL 1863 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET TYPE-1 DATED 1863

MODEL 1863 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET TYPE-1 DATED 1863

The barrel has been cleaned and is therefore mostly bright. It is also free of pitting. The area around the breech has some light mottling. The front sight is present at the muzzle and the blued rear… (218-495) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC TRANTER REVOLVER DUG AT FREDERICKSBURG, VIRGINIA

RELIC TRANTER REVOLVER DUG AT FREDERICKSBURG, VIRGINIA

Revolver is rusted throughout but is complete except for the wood grips and most of the loading lever. Cylinder is frozen but retains all the nipples. Heavy rust has been removed and the remaining… (286-292) SOLD. Learn More »

1858 STAMPED BRASS INFANTRY HUNTING HORN

1858 STAMPED BRASS INFANTRY HUNTING HORN

Original stamped brass infantry hunting horn meant for use on the Pattern 1858 forage cap or the Pattern 1858 dress hat also known as the “Hardee” hat. Good condition with light patina and two… (286-284) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

RELIC WORLD WAR 2 M3 FIGHTING KNIFE ATTRIBUTED TO THE ARDENNES FOREST

RELIC WORLD WAR 2 M3 FIGHTING KNIFE ATTRIBUTED TO THE ARDENNES FOREST

This relic M3 fighting knife is complete except for the scabbard and handle. The blade, tang, pommel and guard are all present. The surface of the item is dark and pitted but the markings “US M3”… (819-79) SOLD. Learn More »

US .58 CALIBER MUSKET BALL PULLER

US .58 CALIBER MUSKET BALL PULLER

Item has a light coat of surface rust but can easily be cleaned. Some blue finish underneath. In any condition these are getting hard to find. [AD] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (286-287) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR THE 1ST MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY

SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR THE 1ST MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY

Period color lithograph lithographed by a. Hoen & Co. of Baltimore, Maryland and published by George M. Lackton of Washington D.C. in late 1864. This is the typical Soldier’s Memorial as often… (L15321) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR MATCH SAFE

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR MATCH SAFE

This match safe is made of tin which has been wrapped in celluloid. It features a colorful image of Devil’s Den on one side and General Meade’s Headquarters on the other. Hinged lid lifts to… (635-173) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

JENNIE WADE SOUVENIR POWDER COMPACT

JENNIE WADE SOUVENIR POWDER COMPACT

Metal makeup case features an engraved image of the Jennie Wade House surrounded by an engraved floral border. Lid lifts to reveal a powder puff. Measures approx. 2” across. This is a nice, vintage… (362-740) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

EXCAVATED US DYER 3” ARTILLERY SHELL

EXCAVATED US. DYER 3” ARTILLERY SHELL

Here is an excavated Civil War field artillery projectile in very good original condition known to collectors as a 3” Ordnance Rifle Type 1 Dyer shell. Once part of renowned collector Mac Mason’s… (R22620) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1858 NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN WITH CARVED INITIALS

US MODEL 1858 NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN WITH CARVED INITIALS

The body of this canteen is in very nice shape with only one small indentation at center of one side. The entire body is covered with a thin brown wool cover that has become dirty and slightly stained… (M25575) SOLD. Learn More »

137TH OHIO BADGE

137TH OHIO BADGE

Item consists of a brass top bar decorated with a GAR star at center with the number “7” at middle of the star. Star is flanked by “CIN.O.” and “O.N.G.” Reverse of bar has the original… (595-965) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

SOUVENIR BADGE TO COMMEMORATE THE 1893 DEDICATION OF A MONUMENT TO THE BATTLE OF TRENTON

SOUVENIR BADGE TO COMMEMORATE THE 1893 DEDICATION OF A MONUMENT TO THE BATTLE OF TRENTON

The top of this badge has a thin stamped brass bar with a scrollwork decoration at top and a rectangle that reads “SOUVENIR.” The reverse of this piece still has the original pin. Suspended from… (595-967) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

G.A.R. NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT RIBBON – ADMIRAL FOOTE, 1890

G.A.R. NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT RIBBON – ADMIRAL FOOTE, 1890

Top hangar is a brass medal with an image of crossed cannons and the wording, “ADMIRAL FOOTE”. Original pin is on reverse. Suspended from this is a blue silk ribbon with gold lettering that reads,… (M25547) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR PERIOD ROSEWOOD FIFE

CIVIL WAR PERIOD ROSEWOOD FIFE

Good condition wooden fife with brass end caps and six finger holes. Standard Civil War design. Wood is clean with some light surface wear from use. No maker’s mark. … (M25561) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. ARTILLERY IRON CASE SHOT BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. ARTILLERY IRON CASE SHOT BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Case shot ball was found in the woods 300 yards north of the Trostle house. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel Rider collection. Mrs. Rider is the sister of George Rosensteel, who started… (R22050) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.50
SOLD

FIRED U.S. .52 CALIBER SPENCER SHELL CASING RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

FIRED U.S. .52 CALIBER SPENCER SHELL CASING RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Shell casing was found at East Cavalry Field. This relic was once part of the collection of late local Gettysburg resident and relic hunter John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from… (173-3083) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

U.S. KNAPSACK HOOK RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. KNAPSACK HOOK RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Knapsack hook was found in the woods behind the Pennsylvania Monument. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel Rider collection. Mrs. Rider is the sister of George Rosensteel, who started the… (R21968) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.50
SOLD

U.S. 12 POUND GRAPE SHOT BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. 12 POUND GRAPE SHOT BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Grape shot ball was found in the woods 300 yards north of the Trostle house. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel Rider collection. Mrs. Rider is the sister of George Rosensteel, who started… (R22004) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

SMALL COW BELL / SLEIGH BELL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

SMALL 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. Rosensteel is the sister of George… (R22128) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

CDV PAIR OF WHITE CATS

CDV PAIR OF WHITE CATS

Very fine condition. BM: E. S. Wormell, Portland, ME.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY… (894-87) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV TABBY CAT

CDV TABBY CAT

Somewhat light in contrast. Overall very good condition; minor wear and soiling along edges. No BM.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (894-85) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

1/8 PLATE TINTYPE  WOMAN WITH A DOG

1/8 PLATE TINTYPE WOMAN WITH A DOG

Seated full length view of a woman holding a small dog (perhaps a pug).  Very good condition.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (894-195) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

MODEL 1863 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET TYPE-1 DATED 1863

MODEL 1863 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET TYPE-1 DATED 1863

The barrel has not been touched and has moderate to heavy mottling throughout with heavy pitting and dirt built-up in the area of the breech which has obliterated the barrel date. The front sight is… (G3519) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS BRASS KEPI BAND ADJUSTER, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

US/CS BRASS KEPI BAND ADJUSTER, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

Rectangular brass kepi band adjuster. Brass surface has darkened patina. Willoughby Run is a tributary of Marsh Creek. This shallow stream bordered the Edward McPherson Farm on the Chambersburg Pike.… (R21589) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

IRON CANTEEN STOPPER, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

IRON CANTEEN STOPPER, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

Iron canteen stopper has some surface rust and pitting. Willoughby Run is a tributary of Marsh Creek. This shallow stream bordered the Edward McPherson Farm on the Chambersburg Pike. Fighting occurred… (R21588) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

BRASS ENFIELD TOMPION, TOP SECTION, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

BRASS ENFIELD TOMPION, TOP SECTION, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

This was used to plug the barrel of the weapon at the muzzle to keep moisture and dirt from getting in the bore. Item is the brass tip that would fit on a cork body. Willoughby Run is a tributary of… (R21587) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

COLORED STEREOVIEW OF BLACK & WHITE STRIPED CAT

COLORED STEREOVIEW OF BLACK & WHITE STRIPED CAT

Photograph of cat sleeping on an ornate chair. Hand colored - chair’s fabric covering is tinted red; gold/yellow color to part of chair and to the cat. No photographer’s marks. Small piece of… (894-55) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

BONE DAY PLANNER

BONE DAY PLANNER

This eight piece, weeklong day planner made of bone omits Sunday. A soldier would pencil in a schedule on this planner with the ability to erase it later. The planner measures 2.75" length and 1.80"… (475-110) SOLD. Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $145.00


SOLD

IDENTIFIED CDV OF KIA CIVIL WAR COLONEL JOHN L. RIKER, 62nd NEW YORK INFANTRY – KILLED IN ACTION AT FAIR OAKS, VA

IDENTIFIED CDV OF KIA CIVIL WAR COLONEL JOHN L. RIKER, 62nd NEW YORK INFANTRY – KILLED IN ACTION AT FAIR OAKS, VA

This identified Civil War CDV image is that of John Lafayette Riker of the 62nd New York Volunteer Infantry, KIA at Fair Oaks, VA on May 31, 1862.  The thirty-nine year old officer from Saltersville,… (475-123) SOLD. Learn More »

$80.00
Originally $95.00


SOLD

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR HIGH WATER MARK BUTTON WITH STREAMERS

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR HIGH WATER MARK BUTTON WITH STREAMERS

This brass framed celluloid button features an image of the High Water Mark Monument at Gettysburg. Button measures 1 ½” in diameter. Original pin is present on reverse as well as the maker’s… (635-174) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

MUSKET MAINSPRING, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

MUSKET MAINSPRING, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

This mainspring is for the Model 1861 rifle musket. Spring has surface rust and pitting. Willoughby Run is a tributary of Marsh Creek. This shallow stream bordered the Edward McPherson Farm on the… (R21586) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

US/CS IRON SUSPENDER BUCKLE RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

US/CS IRON SUSPENDER BUCKLE RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

Rectangular suspender buckle with two tines. Iron has surface rust but tines still move. Willoughby Run is a tributary of Marsh Creek. This shallow stream bordered the Edward McPherson Farm on the… (R21585) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US/CS BRASS CAVALRY “O” RING, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

US/CS BRASS CAVALRY “O” RING, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

Brass “O” shaped ring used on horse tack. Brass surface has darkened patina. Willoughby Run is a tributary of Marsh Creek. This shallow stream bordered the Edward McPherson Farm on the… (R21584) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

US/CS BRASS HARNESS BUCKLE, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

US/CS BRASS HARNESS BUCKLE, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

Rectangular shaped brass harness buckle. Brass surface has darkened patina. Willoughby Run is a tributary of Marsh Creek. This shallow stream bordered the Edward McPherson Farm on the Chambersburg… (R21583) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

US BRASS CAVALRY “D” RING BUCKLE, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

US BRASS CAVALRY “D” RING BUCKLE, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

Brass “D” shaped harness buckle used on horse tack. Brass surface has dark patina and pitting. Willoughby Run is a tributary of Marsh Creek. This shallow stream bordered the Edward McPherson Farm… (R21582) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

US BRASS CAVALRY “D” RING BUCKLE, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

US BRASS CAVALRY “D” RING BUCKLE, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

Brass “D” shaped harness buckle used on horse tack. Brass surface has darkened patina. Willoughby Run is a tributary of Marsh Creek. This shallow stream bordered the Edward McPherson Farm on the… (R21581) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

US/CS BRASS HARNESS BUCKLE, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

US/CS BRASS HARNESS BUCKLE, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

Rectangular shaped brass harness buckle. Brass surface has darkened patina. One corner of buckle is bent. Willoughby Run is a tributary of Marsh Creek. This shallow stream bordered the Edward… (R21580) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

US SHOULDER SCALE PIECE, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

US SHOULDER SCALE PIECE, RECOVERED NEAR WILLOUGHBY RUN – GETTYSBURG

Brass plate from shoulder scale. Brass has darkened patina. Willoughby Run is a tributary of Marsh Creek. This shallow stream bordered the Edward McPherson Farm on the Chambersburg Pike. Fighting… (R21579) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

PAIR OF RIBBONS COMMEMORATING A SOUTH CAROLINA INFANTRY COMPANY EXCURSION

PAIR OF RIBBONS COMMEMORATING A SOUTH CAROLINA INFANTRY COMPANY EXCURSION

These ribbons commemorate an excursion to New York City as well as New Haven and Hartford Connecticut in 1883 by the Washington Light Infantry Company of Charleston, S.C. The first ribbon is white… (595-978) SOLD. Learn More »

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

LEE’S LIEUTENANTS - SIGNED 1ST EDITION

LEE’S LIEUTENANTS - SIGNED 1ST EDITION

By Douglas Southall Freeman. By Charles Scribner’s & Sons, New York: 1942-44. 3 vols., first edition [Scribner “A’s”, first volume signed by author. 773 760, 862 pp., ills., maps, [fldg.… (897-82) SOLD. Learn More »

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON RECOVERED AT THE ROSE FARM, GETTYSBURG

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON RECOVERED AT THE ROSE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Recovered from the Rose Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg Rosensteel family, who… (532-50) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON RECOVERED AT THE ROSE FARM, GETTYSBURG

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON RECOVERED AT THE ROSE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Recovered from the Rose Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg Rosensteel family, who… (532-49) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

STRUCK US MODEL 1855 RIFLE MUSKET BARREL – GETTYSBURG

STRUCK US MODEL 1855 RIFLE MUSKET BARREL – GETTYSBURG

Found in The Wheatfield by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg Rosensteel family, who held… (532-55) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS IRON STIRRUP FOUND EAST OF THE STONE WALL IN THE HISTORIC WHEATFIELD AT GETTYSBURG

US/CS IRON STIRRUP FOUND EAST OF THE STONE WALL IN THE HISTORIC WHEATFIELD AT GETTYSBURG

Found by local resident and relic hunter John Cullison on the southern part of the battlefield in the historic Wheatfield. This stirrup was later part of the Rosensteel Collection of… (532-60) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

M1812 ‘MAYNARD TAPE CONVERSION’ MUSKET

M1812 ‘MAYNARD TAPE CONVERSION’ MUSKET

This heavy, full-stock, cap and ball, .69 caliber longarm was originally a M1812 variation or earlier smoothbore flintlock musket converted to percussion possibly by the Frankford Arsenal in… (173-2154) SOLD. Learn More »

$895.00
Originally $1,150.00


SOLD

HALL’S MODEL 1819 HARPER’S FERRY CONVERSION PERCUSSION RIFLE DATED 1832

HALL’S MODEL 1819 HARPER’S FERRY CONVERSION PERCUSSION RIFLE DATED 1832

Nice untouched Harper’s Ferry Arsenal 2nd production type of the M1819 Hall’s Flintlock Rifle altered to percussion when the arsenal’s rifle production focused on the later Model 1841. Single… (173-2161) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,350.00
Originally $1,895.00


SOLD

IDENTIFIED, NON-REGULATION, FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD / SCABBARD OF LIEUTENANT THOMAS HAY, JR, 44TH WISCONSIN INFANTRY

IDENTIFIED, NON-REGULATION, FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD / SCABBARD OF LIEUTENANT THOMAS HAY, JR, 44TH WISCONSIN INFANTRY

This imported Field & Staff officer’s sword & scabbard is in fine condition. During the Civil War, this French-made, non-regulation edged weapon was carried by combat veteran 2Lt Thomas Hay… (173-2257) SOLD. Learn More »

$2,500.00
Originally $2,975.00


SOLD

ID’D CONFEDERATE USED BRITISH PATTERN 1858 ARTILLERY CARBINE

ID’D CONFEDERATE USED BRITISH PATTERN 1858 ARTILLERY CARBINE

Identified to Private Joseph B. Haislip of Co. C, 9th Virginia Cavalry, Lee’s Horse Cavalry of Jeb Stuart’s Cavalry Corps. The 9th was under the command of the famous Colonel Richard L. T. Beale,… (173-2765) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,500.00
Originally $3,950.00


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

FANTASTIC ENGRAVED POCKET COLT ID’D TO A PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER WITH SERVICE IN THREE REGIMENTS

FANTASTIC ENGRAVED POCKET COLT ID’D TO A PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER WITH SERVICE IN THREE REGIMENTS

This exquisitely engraved presentation grade Model 1849 Pocket Colt revolver is in museum quality condition. The matching serial number of 115781 shows that the weapon was produced in 1856 and… (909-17) 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… (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

HOMESPUN BLANKET, CA. 1830-60

HOMESPUN BLANKET, CA. 1830-60

High caliber, finely stitched piece, 71 x 70”. Light brown with attractive dark brown stripes, 3.25” in width, spaced 5” from ends, both handsomely fringed. Extremely fine antiquarian display… (14-1845) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. CAVALRY BELT RIG STRAP HOOK RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. CAVALRY BELT RIG STRAP HOOK RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Hook was found at East Cavalry Field. This relic was once part of the collection of local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his… (173-3089) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.50
SOLD

C.S. .52 CALIBER RICHMOND SHARPS CARBINE BULLET RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

C.S. .52 CALIBER RICHMOND SHARPS CARBINE BULLET RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Bullet was found at East Cavalry Field. This relic was once part of the collection of local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his… (173-3079) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

U.S. KNAPSACK HOOK RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. KNAPSACK HOOK RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

This item was found in 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… (R22159) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
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- NASHVILLE 1864

BATTLE STREAMER- NASHVILLE 1864

Blue and gray streamer has, “NASHVILLE 1864” embroidered in yellow. These are attached to military flags to recognize the unit’s participation in a particular battle. Colors of ribbon are chosen… (M25337) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

BATTLE STREAMER- ATLANTA 1864

BATTLE STREAMER- ATLANTA 1864

Blue and gray streamer has, “ATLANTA 1864” embroidered in yellow. These are attached to military flags to recognize the unit’s participation in a particular battle. Colors of ribbon are chosen… (M25338) 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

MINTY PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

MINTY PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

This is an unissued example of the P-53 socket bayonet for Enfield rifles. He blade is approximately 17” long. Top of blade stamped “E / [crown] / 30”. The overall surface condition is… (172-4295) SOLD. Learn More »

VICTORIAN HAND PAINTED BRISTOL GLASS MUG

VICTORIAN HAND PAINTED BRISTOL GLASS MUG

Lovely handled mug has an orange colored background with a hand painted floral design, gold gilt accents, and the words, “REMEMBER ME”. Mug measures 3 1/8” tall x 1 7/8” at the base x 2 ½”… (179-610) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
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 »

SKETCHES OF WAR HISTORY, 1861-65

SKETCHES OF WAR HISTORY, 1861-65

5 volumes. Ohio Commandery, Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States. Edited by W. H. Chamberlain. Published by Robert Clarke Company, Cincinnati: 1888-1903. Three volumes Ex-lib.… (897-78) 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 »

M1851 US CAVALRY BELT RIG WITH PLATE AND MAKER’S MARK

M1851 US CAVALRY BELT RIG WITH PLATE AND MAKER’S MARK

Fantastic condition buff leather sword belt. The exterior leather surfaces are very clean and in excellent condition. The leather is strong and supple with no weak spots. The shoulder support strap… (M25552) 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 »

DUTCH / ENGLISH SPOON OR PIPE RACK, DATED 1784

DUTCH / ENGLISH SPOON OR PIPE RACK, DATED 1784

Brass holder has space for 12 spoons or pipes. Reverse is marked, “ANNO, 1784”. Loop for hanging is attached at the top. Brass has retained most of its original gilt, with slight verdigris in the… (909-130) 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 »

.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… (172-4112) 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 »

U.S. .52 CALIBER SHARPS BULLET RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. .52 CALIBER SHARPS BULLET RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Bullet was found at East Cavalry Field. This relic was once part of the collection of local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his… (173-3091) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

U.S. 12 POUND GRAPE SHOT BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. 12 POUND GRAPE SHOT BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Grape shot ball was found north of Hunt Avenue in the streambed. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel Rider collection. Mrs. Rider is the sister of George Rosensteel, who started the… (R22001) 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… (R22126) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

WOODEN KNIFE HANDLE RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

WOODEN KNIFE HANDLE RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Knife handle was found between Heth’s division and Country Club Road. It is typical of the type of knives used in camp. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel Rider collection. Mrs. Rider is… (R22113) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

HISTORY OF THE EIGHTY-FIFTH INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

HISTORY OF THE EIGHTY-FIFTH INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

During the Civil War the state of Indiana provided 208, 367 soldiers and 2,130 sailors to the Union cause--of whom 24, 416 were killed and 48, 568 wounded in service. On the army side, the state… (522-260) SOLD. Learn More »

$80.00
Originally $90.00


SOLD

HISTORY OF THE EIGHTY-FIRST REGIMENT OF INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

HISTORY OF THE EIGHTY-FIRST REGIMENT OF INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

During the Civil War the state of Indiana provided 208, 367 soldiers and 2,130 sailors to the Union cause--of whom 24, 416 were killed and 48, 568 wounded in service. On the army side, the state… (522-258) SOLD. Learn More »

$245.00
Originally $275.00


SOLD

HISTORY OF THE SEVENTY-FIFTH REGIMENT OF INDIANA INFANTRY VOLUNTEERS

HISTORY OF THE SEVENTY-FIFTH REGIMENT OF INDIANA INFANTRY VOLUNTEERS

During the Civil War the state of Indiana provided 208, 367 soldiers and 2,130 sailors to the Union cause--of whom 24, 416 were killed and 48, 568 wounded in service. On the army side, the state… (522-256) SOLD. Learn More »

$245.00
Originally $275.00


SOLD

CONFEDERATE TELEGRAPH INSULATOR

CONFEDERATE TELEGRAPH INSULATOR

Threadless clay telegraph insulator was recovered from the Richmond area. This item has been repaired at the base. Primarily, threadless glass insulators were the insulator of choice during the Civil… (543-30) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG BRICK

GETTYSBURG BRICK

Dates to turn of the 20th century – WWI era. Brick features, “GETTYSBURG” in raised lettering. Measures 3 ½” x 8 ½”. Lower right corner of face has chipped, which adds to the rustic,… (M25356) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

THE STORY OF THE MARCHES, BATTLES AND INCIDENTS OF THE 36TH REGIMENT INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

THE STORY OF THE MARCHES, BATTLES AND INCIDENTS OF THE 36TH REGIMENT INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

During the Civil War the state of Indiana provided 208, 367 soldiers and 2,130 sailors to the Union cause--of whom 24, 416 were killed and 48, 568 wounded in service. On the army side, the state… (522-246) SOLD. Learn More »

$145.00
Originally $160.00


SOLD

HISTORY OF THE THIRTY-FIRST REGIMENT OF INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

HISTORY OF THE THIRTY-FIRST REGIMENT OF INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

During the Civil War the state of Indiana provided 208, 367 soldiers and 2,130 sailors to the Union cause--of whom 24, 416 were killed and 48,568 wounded in service. On the army side, the state… (522-242) SOLD. Learn More »

$155.00
Originally $175.00


SOLD

HISTORY OF THE FORTY SECOND INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

HISTORY OF THE FORTY SECOND INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

By S.F. Horral, late Captain of Company G, 42nd Indiana Infantry. Donohue & Hennebury, Printers, Chicago, IL: 1892. 283 pp., ills. Blue cloth spine, green card covers, 7.75 x 5.75”, w/gilt spine… (522-241) SOLD. Learn More »

$180.00
Originally $200.00


SOLD

HISTORY OF THE SEVENTY-NINTH REGIMENT INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

HISTORY OF THE SEVENTY-NINTH REGIMENT INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

During the Civil War the state of Indiana provided 208, 367 soldiers and 2,130 sailors to the Union cause--of whom 24, 416 were killed and 48, 568 wounded in service. On the army side, the state… (522-240) SOLD. Learn More »

$135.00
Originally $150.00


SOLD

FRAMED IMPERIAL SIZED IMAGE OF GENERAL U.S. GRANT

FRAMED IMPERIAL SIZED IMAGE OF GENERAL U.S. GRANT

This fine image shows General Grant seated while in uniform, circa 1864. Image was cut into an oval shape and mounted on card stock. Oval measures 12 ½” x 16 ¼”. It is very clear with good… (921-03) SOLD. Learn More »

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

MODEL 1880 HUNTING KNIFE

MODEL 1880 HUNTING KNIFE

This iconic knife measures 13 1/2” overall with an 8 1/2” wide, single-edged blade. The steel blade has a mostly bright patina with some spots of dark freckling. Some small chips are present on… (836-49) SOLD. Learn More »

PACK OF .38 CALIBER REVOLVER CARTRIDGES

PACK OF .38 CALIBER REVOLVER CARTRIDGES

Complete pasteboard box of revolver cartridges. The box is marked with a printed label, “20 CALIBER .38 REVOLVER BALL CARTRIDGES, RELOADING. SMOKELESS POWDER... MANUFACTURED AT THE FRANKFORD… (611-512) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

BATTLE STREAMER - MANASSAS 1862

BATTLE STREAMER - MANASSAS 1862

Blue and gray streamer has, “MANASSAS 1862” embroidered in yellow. These are attached to military flags to recognize the unit’s participation in a particular battle. Colors of ribbon are chosen… (M25393) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

BATTLE STREAMER - VICKSBURG 1863

BATTLE STREAMER - VICKSBURG 1863

Blue and gray streamer has, “VICKSBURG 1863” embroidered in yellow. These are attached to military flags to recognize the unit’s participation in a particular battle. Colors of ribbon are chosen… (M25391) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

BATTLE STREAMER - CHATTANOOGA 1863

BATTLE STREAMER - CHATTANOOGA 1863

Blue and gray streamer has, “CHATTANOOGA 1863” embroidered in yellow. These are attached to military flags to recognize the unit’s participation in a particular battle. Colors of ribbon are… (M25392) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
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

FULL TIN OF PERCUSSION CAPS

FULL TIN OF PERCUSSION CAPS

Nice original tin container full of musket caps.  Paper label pasted to lid reads: “250 / WATER PROOF / MUSKET CAPS”.  Container is in excellent condition. Filled with copper musket caps.  … (172-4430) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

VERY FINE MODEL 1861 BRIDESBURG MUSKET, PRESENTED TO PHILADELPHIA WAR FINANCIER

VERY FINE MODEL 1861 BRIDESBURG MUSKET, PRESENTED TO PHILADELPHIA WAR FINANCIER

This Model 1861, .58 caliber, percussion rifle-musket, dated 1862, is in complete, very fine condition. Produced at the Alfred Jenks & Co facility in Bridesburg, PA, the musket retains its… (172-3818) SOLD. Learn More »

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

REPRINT COPY OF 150TH PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTAL HISTORY

REPRINT COPY OF 150TH PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTAL HISTORY

1986 copy of “HISTORY OF THE ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTIETH REGIMENT PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS, SECOND REGIMENT, BUCKTAIL BRIGADE” by Lt. Col. Thomas Chamberlin. Dark green cloth covers with a bright… (923-28) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
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… (923-07) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
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

FOLDING SURGEON’S SCALPEL, CIRCA 1820

FOLDING SURGEON’S SCALPEL, CIRCA 1820

Scalpel has a tortoise shell case with steel blade. Blade has an unreadable maker’s mark. End of handle has a small chip present. Measures 3 ¾” long. … (M25462) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
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

KITCHEN / CAMP KNIFE, MAKER MARKED

KITCHEN / CAMP KNIFE, MAKER MARKED

Wooden handled knife with spear shaped steel blade is marked, “LAMASON 7 GOODNOW MFG. CO.”  Knife measures 10 ¼” total length. Edge of blade is smooth with no nicks. Silas Lamson and partner… (819-68) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
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 »

FLAG REMNANT - THE 61ST PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS, ARMY OF THE POTOMAC

FLAG REMNANT - THE 61ST PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS, ARMY OF THE POTOMAC

Attractive, framed 13” x 16” display accompanied by COA. The flag remnant came from one of the Regimental Flags used by the 61st Pennsylvania Volunteers during the Civil War. While this regiment… (913-90) SOLD. Learn More »

CABINET CARD IMAGE OF A CAT POSED AS AN ORGAN GRINDER

CABINET CARD IMAGE OF A CAT POSED AS AN ORGAN GRINDER

Image of a tabby cat, posed standing up on its rear paws with a barrel organ, and a monkey (not clear if it’s a fake or taxidermied). . Captioned, “AN ORGAN RECITAL. / (FROM LIFE.).” … (894-72) 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

STEREOVIEW OF PAIR OF WHITE CATS

STEREOVIEW OF PAIR OF WHITE CATS

Pair of white cats with dark ears lying next to each other on a floral patterned rug/cloth. Overall good condition; very minor wear/damage to left edge of each image. No photographer’s mark.  … (894-62) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
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 »

FRENCH FAIENCE WET DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1820-30

FRENCH FAIENCE WET DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1820-30

Glazed pottery jar features a cartouche label that reads, “F.I.B. SI.”, flanked by a wreath of leaves and scrollwork. Jar displays a wonderful crackled patina and scattered surface chips, which… (909-55) 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

FINAL MODEL GALLAGER CARBINE

FINAL MODEL GALLAGER CARBINE

The carbine offered here is one of the 5,000 Gallager carbines that were converted to fire rimfire Spencer cartridges. The nipple was replaced by a firing pin and an extractor was added. These were… (362-773) SOLD. Learn More »

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

U.S. EAGLE CUFF BUTTON WITH GILT – FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. EAGLE CUFF BUTTON WITH GILT – FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated Civil War soldier’s cuff or vest button. Good detail, complete shank, remnants of gilt highlighting the eagle motif, Horstmann back mark. Beautiful brown patina. This was… (173-3058) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
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 »

.58 MUSKET CARTRIDGE FROM GETTYSBURG – SHIELDS MUSEUM

.58 MUSKET CARTRIDGE FROM GETTYSBURG – SHIELDS MUSEUM

Here is a battlefield pick-up cartridge from the Shields Museum.  Cartridge has been torn open to remove the gun powder, otherwise nearly complete. Paper is still in good condition. Ott Shields… (173-2972) SOLD. Learn More »

$79.50
SOLD

18TH CENTURY FRENCH DELFT DRUG JAR

18TH CENTURY FRENCH DELFT DRUG JAR

Delftware tin-glazed pottery jar features an empty cartouche label below a design of a wreath of leaves, birds, flowers and urn. Back of jar is marked with the year, “1791”. Jar displays scattered… (909-74) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO M1 HELMET WITH LINER

WORLD WAR TWO M1 HELMET WITH LINER

This helmet is a World War Two manufactured front seam, fixed bale helmet. The exterior surface has been repainted with a post-war lighter green OD paint. Back of the crown has two small to moderate… (14-1824) 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

UNMARKED UNDERHAMMER PISTOL

UNMARKED UNDERHAMMER PISTOL

Typical single-shot, underhammer pistol. Simple design and workmanship are found in the walnut grip and brass strap on this gun. Featuring a well-constructed 6-inch, two-piece barrel where the 4-inch… (172-4308) SOLD. Learn More »

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

VERY NICE JAPANESE FIRST SERIES ARISAKA TYPE 99 RIFLE

VERY NICE JAPANESE FIRST SERIES ARISAKA TYPE 99 RIFLE

Exceptional example of an early First Series 7.7mm Arisaka rifle from 1941! Principal markings include: Chrysanthemum (Imperial Japanese Army property mark); “10937” (serial number); character… (476-96) SOLD. Learn More »

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, this is an original Civil War Smith carbine in superior condition used by Union forces… (482-390) SOLD. Learn More »

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

MARYLAND STATE SEAL BUTTON

MARYLAND STATE SEAL BUTTON

This is a wonderful non-dug example of a three-piece brass button as worn on Maryland State soldiers’ uniforms.  Examples of this button are present on one of General R. E. Lee’s uniforms.… (127-1912) SOLD. Learn More »

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

VICTORIAN SWORD & MOON STICK PIN

VICTORIAN SWORD & MOON STICK PIN

This vintage gold stick pin is in the shape of a sword, and has a crescent moon hanging on the sword. The sword features inlaid seed pearls, while three small turquoise beads adorn the moon. Measures… (344-2681) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
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

SIX FIRED BULLETS FROM GETTYSBURG - SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION

SIX FIRED BULLETS FROM GETTYSBURG - SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION

Here are six fired Civil War bullets.  All are 3-ring “minies”, one with a “star base”. Nice white patina on all. These were recovered from the Gettysburg battlefield. Comes with old, thin… (173-2975) SOLD. Learn More »

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

U.S. OFFICER’S INFANTRY “I” CUFF BUTTON FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. OFFICER’S INFANTRY “I” CUFF BUTTON FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a Civil War infantry officer’s cuff button. Good detail, complete shank, no back mark. Beautiful green patina. This was recovered from the Peach Orchard at Gettysburg by local resident John… (173-3048) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
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 »

US PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

US PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

The leather on this box is in good condition. The outer flap has some crazing with a faint inspectors stamp and “US” just above the latch tab stitching. There are some signs of a makers mark on… (543-24) 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 »

CIVIL WAR RECORD OF THE 144TH REGT. N.Y. VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

CIVIL WAR RECORD OF THE 144TH REGT. N.Y. VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

By James Harvey McKee. Published by Lieut. Horace E. Bailey, Unadilla, NY: 1903. 377 pp., maps, ills. In black glazed cloth, 9.25 x 7.25”, w/gilt cover and spine lettering. Exhibits slight wear at… (897-92) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

COLT MODEL 1849 POCKET REVOLVER ID’D TO RAILROAD WORKER

COLT MODEL 1849 POCKET REVOLVER ID’D TO RAILROAD WORKER

Presented here is a classic Colt cap and ball pistol commonly referred to as the 1849 Pocket Model Revolver. This personal sidearm, in fine, original condition throughout, bears all matching serial… (172-4446) 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

TRIPLETT & SCOTT RIMFIRE REPEATING CARBINE

TRIPLETT & SCOTT RIMFIRE REPEATING CARBINE

This Triplett & Scott repeating carbine is a .50 caliber rimfire shoulder arm made by the Meriden Manufacturing Company of Meriden, Connecticut, circa 1865. One of an estimated quantity of 5,000… (218-493) SOLD. Learn More »

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 »

GOLD IRISH CLADDAGH RING WITH GREEN STONE

GOLD IRISH CLADDAGH RING WITH GREEN STONE

This beautiful gold ring is the Irish Claddagh design of two hands holding a heart.  Heart has a green colored stone set in the center. Ring is sized at approximately a 6 ¾. Marked on the inside… (344-3026) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

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 »

CDV GENERAL WILLIAM STARKE ROSECRANS

CDV GENERAL WILLIAM STARKE ROSECRANS

Waist length view as Brigadier General. Image is in excellent condition; crisp and clean with excellent contrast. No BM. William Starke Rosecrans (September 6, 1819 – March 11, 1898) was an American… (885-27) SOLD. Learn More »

WARTIME LITHOGRAPH CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL JOHN E. WOOL

WARTIME LITHOGRAPH CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL JOHN E. WOOL

Clear clean CDV lithograph of Wool in the uniform of a Major General. Corners of the mount are clipped. Period pencil inscription at bottom reads “GEN. WOOL.” Reverse is blank except for some… (855-43) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

WARTIME LITHOGRAPH OF MAJOR GENERAL JAMES G. BLUNT

WARTIME LITHOGRAPH OF MAJOR GENERAL JAMES G. BLUNT

Bust CDV shows Blunt in the uniform of a Major General. Image has good contrast. Mount corners are clipped. Bottom of image has period inscription that reads “GEN. BLUNT.” Reverse has “GEN.… (855-41) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

WARTIME LITHOGRAPH OF ADMIRAL DAVID G. FARRAGUT

WARTIME LITHOGRAPH OF ADMIRAL DAVID G. FARRAGUT

Image is a CDV bust view of Farragut in nice clean condition. Bottom corners of mount are slightly trimmed. Reverse has imprint for the PHILADELPHIA PHOTOGRAPHIC CO. David G. Farragut was born July 5,… (855-50) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

LITHOGRAPH CDV OF COLONEL THOMAS CASS, 9TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

LITHOGRAPH CDV OF COLONEL THOMAS CASS, 9TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

CDV is a chest-up view of Colonel Thomas Cass. He is wearing a dark colored double breasted frock coat with shoulder boards. Bottom of mount is labeled, “COL. THOS. CASS. MASS. 9TH. J.H. BUFFORD… (450-112) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

WARTIME LITHOGRAPH OF REAR ADMIRAL ANDREW HULL FOOTE

WARTIME LITHOGRAPH OF REAR ADMIRAL ANDREW HULL FOOTE

CDV is three-quarter standing view of Foote in uniform cradling his sword in his left arm. Contrast is good. Reverse has imprint for J. R. Walsh of Chicago. Andrew Hull Foote was born at New Haven,… (855-46) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CDV OF GENERAL BENJAMIN “BEAST” BUTLER

CDV OF GENERAL BENJAMIN “BEAST” BUTLER

CDV is a waist-up view of General Benjamin Butler. He is wearing a dark colored double breasted frock coat with epaulets. Bottom of mount is labeled with an inscription that reads, “GENERAL… (801-259) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

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 »

ORIGINAL M1840 RARE, UNALTERED ‘D. NIPPES’ FLINTLOCK MUSKET

ORIGINAL M1840 RARE, UNALTERED ‘D. NIPPES’ FLINTLOCK MUSKET

Specimen is a seldom-seen, original unaltered Model 1840 musket, dated 1844, made by arms contractor Daniel Nippes of Mill Creek, Lower Marion, Pennsylvania. Produced for the 1845 U.S. Ordnance… (911-52) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION CORPORAL WHO SURVIVED GUNSHOT TO THE FACE

RARE NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION CORPORAL WHO SURVIVED GUNSHOT TO THE FACE

Waist-up view of a Union Corporal. He wears a dark forage cap and shell jacket with corporal stripes. The insignia on his cap and buttons down the front of the shell jacket were tinted gold by the… (526-79) SOLD. Learn More »

BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a Civil War bullet in wood. A .58 caliber Minie ball is visible in profile. Measures about 3” long x 1” thick.  This was recovered from Seminary Ridge at Gettysburg by local resident John… (173-3210) 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

RELIC U.S. 3-INCH SCHENKL PERCUSSION FUSE – FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC U.S. 3-INCH SCHENKL PERCUSSION FUSE – FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated brass fuse in perfect condition.  Beautiful green patina with no nicks or dents. Patent information stamped on top, “J. P. SCHENKL / PAT. OCT. 10, 1861”.  This relic was recovered from… (173-2934) SOLD. Learn More »

SOUVENIR MATCH SAFE FROM BATTLEFIELD HOTEL IN GETTYSBURG

SOUVENIR MATCH SAFE FROM BATTLEFIELD HOTEL IN GETTYSBURG

This match safe is made of tin which has been wrapped in leather. Leather is embossed with, “BATTLEFIELD HOTEL / GOOD EATS- GOOD ROOMS / GETTYSBURG, PA”. The Battlefield Hotel was located at the… (M25425) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
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 »

MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER WITH SCABBARD

MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER WITH SCABBARD

This is an original Civil War, model 1860 cavalry saber.  Curved blade is approximately 35” long with 26” fuller and 18” small fuller. This is the lighter saber with rounded spine. Blade is… (913-41) 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 »

PAIR OF CIVIL WAR ERA BOOTS

PAIR OF CIVIL WAR ERA BOOTS

Black leather boots feature sewn fabric pull-tabs, stacked heel and hob nailed leather soles. Toes are squared and could have been worn on either foot. Leather on boots is supple with light crazing… (172-4448) 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

DUG US CAVALRY CARBINE BUCKLE

DUG US CAVALRY CARBINE BUCKLE

Buckle is in very nice condition and rather clean for a dug item. Both tongues are present and move freely. Surface has a nice light patina. Area of recovery is not known. … (543-25) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
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

CONFEDERATE MANUSCRIPT “I” COAT BUTTON

CONFEDERATE MANUSCRIPT “I” COAT BUTTON

This is a non-dug manuscript “I” infantry button as used by the Confederacy.  Coat size. Imported from England. Face is beautiful. The back displays the maker’s backmark, “Halfmann &… (M25415) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCELLENT CONFEDERATE “CSA” GENERAL SERVICE BUTTON

EXCELLENT CONFEDERATE “CSA” GENERAL SERVICE BUTTON

This is a 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 construction with a border.… (M25419) SOLD. Learn More »

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

50th NEW YORK ENGINEERS REUNION RIBBON, 1881

50th NEW YORK ENGINEERS REUNION RIBBON, 1881

Beige colored silk ribbon has red lettering that reads, “1861.—1881. ELEVENTH ANNUAL REUNION OF THE 50TH N.Y.V. ENG’S AT GENEVA, N.Y., AUGUST 25TH, 1881”.  Ribbon measures approx. 6 ¾”… (889-107) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
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

CONFEDERATE $500 BOND ISSUED FROM RICHMOND

CONFEDERATE $500 BOND ISSUED FROM RICHMOND

Early war bond issued from the Confederate Capital at Richmond, Virginia. The bond is dated July 1, 1862, is numbered 3564, and signed by C.T. Jones. The lithograph design is of a girl holding a… (L15306) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

GROUPING ID’D TO MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER SAMUEL C. WRIGHT, 29TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

GROUPING ID’D TO MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER SAMUEL C. WRIGHT, 29TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

Samuel Cole Wright was born September 29, 1842 in Plympton, Massachusetts. He was listed as an 18 year old farmer when he enlisted as in Co. “E”, 29th Massachusetts Infantry on May 22, 1861. Prior… (457-19H) SOLD. Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 25, 1865 - EXECUTION OF CAPT. WIRZ, ANDERSONVILLE COMMANDANT

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 25, 1865 - EXECUTION OF CAPT. WIRZ, ANDERSONVILLE COMMANDANT

Vol. IX—No. 465. 16 pp. [737-752], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features illustrations of “The Birth-Place of Lieutenant –General Grant, At… (L15179DD) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 11, 1864 – GRANT’S ’64 OVERLAND CAMPAIGN/ SHERMAN’S ATLANTA CAMPAIGN

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 11, 1864 – GRANT’S ’64 OVERLAND CAMPAIGN/ SHERMAN’S ATLANTA CAMPAIGN

Vol. VII-No. 389. 16 pp. [369-384], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features story and portrait sketches of 5th and 6th Corps commanders, Generals… (L15179CC) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
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

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JANUARY 14, 1865 - SHERMAN/SAVANNAH/FT. McALLISTER

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JANUARY 14, 1865 - SHERMAN/SAVANNAH/FT. McALLISTER

Vol. IX—No. 420. 16 pp. [17-32], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover feature two illustrations—[1]“Ordnance Stores Captured With Fort… (L15179AA) 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 »

EX-LIBRARY 1885 COPY OF “BOOTS AND SADDLES” BY MRS. ELIZABETH B. CUSTER, WIFE OF GENERAL GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER

EX-LIBRARY 1885 COPY OF “BOOTS AND SADDLES” BY MRS. ELIZABETH B. CUSTER, WIFE OF GENERAL GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER

Full title is “BOOTS AND SADDLES OR LIFE IN DAKOTA WITH GENERAL CUSTER.” Volume meas. approx. 5.25 x 7.50 inches with brown cloth covers embossed in gold. Front cover has title in upper left… (595-953) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

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

SOLDIER LETTER GROUP - PRIVATE ALFRED REYNOLDS, 93RD PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY; KILLED IN ACTION AT FAIR OAKS, VA, 5/31/1862

SOLDIER LETTER GROUP - PRIVATE ALFRED REYNOLDS, 93RD PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY; KILLED IN ACTION AT FAIR OAKS, VA, 5/31/1862

Thirty two letter grouping, dating from October 21, 1861 to May 28, 1862. Twenty nine from Private Reynolds to various family—eighteen to his mother, five to brothers, four to a sister, two to… (801-389) SOLD. Learn More »

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 »

INSPECTED AND DATED AMES M1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD WITH SCABBARD

INSPECTED AND DATED AMES M1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD WITH SCABBARD

Very good conditioned Model 1850 foot officer’s sword made by the Ames Manufacturing Company of Chicopee, Massachusetts. Complete with its matching leather scabbard, the sword is one of the… (172-4272) 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 »

ZINC POWDER FLASK

ZINC POWDER FLASK

Zinc powder flask has functioning spout. Both sides feature a raised fleur de lis design.  Body of flask measures approximately 5 ½” long. Surface has some minor dings. Patina is darkened. Light… (172-4419) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

LEATHER POWDER FLASK

LEATHER POWDER FLASK

Leather powder flask has cork spout. Both sides feature an embossed big game design. Body of flask measures approximately 5 ½” long. Leather has light crazing. Stitching had come apart in some… (172-4421) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

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

REPORT OF THE BOARD OF MANAGERS…OF THE NEW YORK STATE SOLDIERS’ DEPOT

REPORT OF THE BOARD OF MANAGERS…OF THE NEW YORK STATE SOLDIERS’ DEPOT

Fund for the Relief of Sick, Wounded, Furloughed and Discharged Soldiers. Transmitting the Report of the General Agent of the State. Published by Van Benthuysen’s Steam Printing House. 1864. 160… (B6069) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

ROSTER OF COMPANIES OF THE 30TH VIRGINIA REGIMENT AND FREDERICKSBURG ARTILLERY, 1884

ROSTER OF COMPANIES OF THE 30TH VIRGINIA REGIMENT AND FREDERICKSBURG ARTILLERY, 1884

This booklet was compiled by the Marye’s Heights chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy in 1884. Introduction reads, “Dedicated to the mothers, wives, sons and daughters of the gallant… (L15307) 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 »

HARPERS FERRY M1855 PERCUSSION RIFLE-MUSKET, DATED 1858

HARPERS FERRY M1855 PERCUSSION RIFLE-MUSKET, DATED 1858

This Civil War era single-shot muzzleloader is a .58 caliber Harpers Ferry Model 1855 percussion rifle-musket in very fine to excellent overall condition. Longarm has a 40” round barrel with broad… (302-57) SOLD. Learn More »

$5,950.00
Originally $6,950.00


SOLD

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 »

MODEL 1840 NCO SWORD

MODEL 1840 NCO SWORD

This is a Model 1840 N.C.O. sword. In 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 and… (913-48) SOLD. Learn More »

M1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

M1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

This non-regulation Foot officer’s sword is one of many produced by various manufacturers during the Civil War. The blade of the Foot Officer sword is so slightly curved that it looks straight at… (913-50) 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 »

NARRATIVE OF ANDERSONVILLE

NARRATIVE OF ANDERSONVILLE

By Ambrose Spencer. Published by Harper & Brothers, New York: 1866. Front eps, owner stamp: “R.A. Weaver”. 272 pp.. In brown, blind-stamped glazed cloth, 8.75 x 5.25.” Exhibits slight outer… (897-55) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

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

INDIAN WARS NATIONAL GUARD McKENNEY & CO. CARTRIDGE BOX

INDIAN WARS NATIONAL GUARD McKENNEY & CO. CARTRIDGE BOX

Marked Frazier's Patent 1872 leather cartridge box features a brass, “NG” on the flap. Leather is strong and supple with light crazing. Heavier crazing on latch tab and lower edge of flap. Sewn… (172-4408) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
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

CONFEDERATE OFFICER’S KEPI WITH VIRGINIA SIDE BUTTON

CONFEDERATE OFFICER’S KEPI WITH VIRGINIA SIDE BUTTON

The body of this kepi is made of dark blue, almost black wool and is in very nice condition overall despite scattered moth damage on the body. The biggest of the moth holes is on the right front as… (14-1831) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE 1-LB KETCHUM GRENADE BODY & PLUNGER

RARE 1-LB KETCHUM GRENADE BODY & PLUNGER

This is the body and plunger only of the rarest sized Ketchum grenade. The 1-pounder. The body is oval and from plunger to the top, where the fins would be, it meas. 4.50 inches long. The plunger is… (543-26) SOLD. Learn More »

MODIFIED U.S. ENLISTEDMAN'S LEATHER WAIST BELT

MODIFIED U.S. ENLISTEDMAN'S LEATHER WAIST BELT

Here is a mint, unissued Civil War U.S. belt and buckle…separate pieces, never put together. The buckle is the early “Dragoon” style with “puppy paw” attachments. Shows no wear, dings, or… (916-01) SOLD. Learn More »

THE TRUE STORY OF ANDERSONVILLE PRISON

THE TRUE STORY OF ANDERSONVILLE PRISON

By James Madison Page in collaboration with M.J. Haley. Published by Neale Publishing Co., New York: 1908. 248 pp. In black glazed cloth, 8.5 5.875”, with  gilt cover and spine lettering. Exhibits… (897-48) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

SERVICE AFLOAT: OR, THE REMARKABLE CAREER OF THE CONFEDERATE CRUISERS SUMTER AND ALABAMA…

SERVICE AFLOAT: OR, THE REMARKABLE CAREER OF THE CONFEDERATE CRUISERS SUMTER AND ALABAMA…

By Raphael Semmes. The Baltimore Publishing Company, Baltimore, MD: 1887. Ex-lib [outside sticker neatly removed]. Front eps, owner stamp: “R.A. Weaver.” Frontispiece inscription: “To Dick… (897-96) SOLD. Learn More »

$90.00
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

1859 GEORGA $2 NOTE FEATURING FIELD HANDS & THE WASHINGTONS

1859 GEORGA $2 NOTE FEATURING FIELD HANDS & THE WASHINGTONS

An original piece of Southern State issued money, being a beautiful $2 note from the Merchants and Planters Bank, from the State of Georgia. Issued not long before the start of the Civil War, with a… (M23270) SOLD. Learn More »

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

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… (462-70) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
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 »

LINCOLN FERROTYPE POLITICAL PIN, 1864

LINCOLN FERROTYPE POLITICAL PIN, 1864

Ferrotypes were commonly used in the 1860 and 1864 campaigns for small campaign pins and buttons. This brass button features a ferrotype image of Lincoln with his name, “A. LINCOLN” above the… (34-133) 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 »

IMPORTED ENGLISH MADE SINGLE SHOT FLINTLOCK PISTOL

IMPORTED ENGLISH MADE SINGLE SHOT FLINTLOCK PISTOL

Pistol is in very good condition. It meas. approx. 7.00 inches long overall and has a 2.25 inch barrel that can be unscrewed from the piece for cleaning. Both the barrel and the frame bear the number… (172-4244) SOLD. Learn More »

SOUVENIR SET OF TWENTY GETTYSBURG VIEWS

SOUVENIR SET OF TWENTY GETTYSBURG VIEWS

Set of twenty cards in package that feature colorful views of Gettysburg. Views include the Jennie Wade House, Alabama Monument, Pennsylvania Memorial, Eternal Peace Light, General Lee on Traveller,… (362-735) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

GROUP OF FOUR DROPPED WILLIAMS CLEANER TYPE II BULLETS RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

GROUP OF FOUR DROPPED WILLIAMS CLEANER TYPE II BULLETS RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Bullets were found in the woods near the Pennsylvania Monument. These relics were once part of the Iva Rosensteel collection. Mrs. Rosensteel is the sister of George Rosensteel, who started the… (R22136) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

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 WINFIELD S. HANCOCK

CDV WINFIELD S. HANCOCK

1880’S bust view of Major-General Winfield Scott Hancock in civilian attire, this likeness was taken during the time of his candidacy for President. Card is in excellent condition, but does not… (P13353) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
Originally $45.00


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

CDV OF ID’D UNION OFFICER AND WIFE

CDV OF ID’D UNION OFFICER AND WIFE

Full length image of Lieutenant Lemuel R. Pettingill and wife. The officer is seated wearing a frock coat with a black felt collar and 2nd Lieutenant shoulder straps. His coat is buttoned only at the… (P13085) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
Originally $135.00


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

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.… (L15311) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

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

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

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 Stevens on the lower right… (L15310) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
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… (L14756) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
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 »

UNION SOLDIER’S EAGLE MASTHEAD DISCHARGE AND ORIGINAL BATTLE FLAG REMNANTS – SGT. HENRY WEDDLE, 1ST WEST VIRGINIA INFANTRY

UNION SOLDIER’S EAGLE MASTHEAD DISCHARGE AND ORIGINAL BATTLE FLAG REMNANTS – SGT. HENRY WEDDLE, 1ST WEST VIRGINIA INFANTRY

Standard discharge for Sgt. Henry Weddle, Co. A, 1st West Virginia Infantry. Overall condition is faded and stained from being previously housed in a period frame with a wooden shingle for backing.… (889-94) SOLD. Learn More »

$295.00
Originally $395.00


SOLD

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

MODEL 1861 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET DATED 1862

MODEL 1861 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET DATED 1862

This weapon is in very nice condition and does not appear to have been cleaned or fooled with in any way. The barrel is full length and wears a predominantly plumb brown patina as do all the metal… (889-59) SOLD. Learn More »

$2,995.00
Originally $3,250.00


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

IVORY HANDLED SHEFFIELD SIDE KNIFE WITH SHEATH, CIVIL WAR ERA

IVORY HANDLED SHEFFIELD SIDE KNIFE WITH SHEATH, CIVIL WAR ERA

Maker marked on the ricasso, “G. WOODHEAD/ SHEFFIELD/ WARRANTED”. Measures 10 1/8” total length, blade measures 5 ¼” long. Knife has a spear-shaped single-edged blade with a gold gilt… (482-409) SOLD. Learn More »

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

McCRUDDEN CAMPBELL & CO. SODA BOTTLE

McCRUDDEN CAMPBELL & CO. SODA BOTTLE

Aqua colored bottle measures 7 ¼” high and 2 ½” at the base. Bottle is marked, “MCcRUDDEN & CAMPBELL & CO. / PHILADA/ MC & CO”. Bottle is in good condition with no cracks and… (918-01) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

TOOMEY & WHELAND SODA BOTTLE

TOOMEY & WHELAND SODA BOTTLE

Aqua colored bottle measures 7 ½” high and 2 ½” at the base. Bottle is marked, “TOOMEY & WHELAN/ TROY. N.Y.”. Bottle is in good condition with no cracks and just one small chip at the… (918-02) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
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 »

STATE OF NEW YORK BELT PLATE RECOVERED AT RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER ARTILLERY CAMP IN APRIL 1959

STATE OF NEW YORK BELT PLATE RECOVERED AT RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER ARTILLERY CAMP IN APRIL 1959

Spotty-gray patina with some lead missing on the back. Small area of face missing at bottom right corner. Puppy-paw hooks on back. Recovered at Rappahannock River Artillery Camp in April 1959. This… (889-56) SOLD. Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $300.00


SOLD

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

SET OF FOUR BULLETS RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

SET OF FOUR BULLETS RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

These bullets were recovered from private property between Culp’s Hill and Wolf’s Hill by local Gettysburg resident and relic hunter Ken Bream. Featured bullets are a fired Williams cleaner bullet… (889-29) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
Originally $75.00


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

CASED THREE BLADED MEDICAL BLEEDER

CASED THREE BLADED MEDICAL BLEEDER

Early 19th century surgeon’s medical fleam bleeder has three blades. Outer sleeve is brass and blades are steel. Measures 3 ¼” long x 1- 1/8” wide. No markings. … (889-95) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
Originally $67.50


SOLD

US CIVIL WAR-ERA ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMER BOX

US CIVIL WAR-ERA ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMER BOX

Made of tin, measuring 2. 375 x 4.25 x 2.75”, with 2” crossed cannons & ball stamped on lid. Medium dark patina with medium scratching and tarnish. Else vg. & structurally sturdy.… (889-17) SOLD. Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $495.00


SOLD

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE B. MCCLELLAN & WIFE

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE B. MCCLELLAN & WIFE

Image shows McClellan in the uniform of a Major General posed with his left hand resting on the back of his wife’s chair and his right hand thrust in his frock coat al-la-Napoleon. Mrs. McClellan is… (889-135) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $135.00


SOLD

BUST VIEW CDV OF MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER GEORGE MALTBY LOVE

BUST VIEW CDV OF MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER GEORGE MALTBY LOVE

Clear bust image of Love in the uniform of a Brigadier General with his dark double-breasted frock coat collar unbuttoned and his shirt collar folded over it. Photo has good contrast. There is some… (889-132) SOLD. Learn More »

$350.00
Originally $450.00


SOLD

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION SOLDIER IN GUTTA PURCHA CASE

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION SOLDIER IN GUTTA PURCHA CASE

This is a 1/6 plate tintype of a Union soldier wearing a nine-button frock coat and a vest. The photo is clear with good contrast. The man’s cheeks and coat buttons have been tinted. The image comes… (889-122) SOLD. Learn More »

$185.00
Originally $225.00


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 »

REVISED U.S. ARMY REGULATIONS 1863

REVISED U.S. ARMY REGULATIONS 1863

Published by the Government Printing Office, 1863. 594 pp., `government forms. In blue, blind-stamped buckram, 8.5 x 5.25”, w/gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light rubbing at the extremities. Else… (897-14D) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

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

100 U.S. MILITARY MUSKET CAPS

100 U.S. MILITARY MUSKET CAPS

Nice original tin container full of musket caps.  Paper label pasted to top of lid reads: “U.S. MILITARY MUSKET CAPS/ WATERPROOF AND INFALLIBLE” with an image of crossed muskets.  Container is… (172-4435) SOLD. Learn More »

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 »

JACKSON IS WITH YOU:  BATTLE OF CEDAR MOUNTAIN, AUGUST 9, 1862 – DON TROIANI

JACKSON IS WITH YOU: BATTLE OF CEDAR MOUNTAIN, AUGUST 9, 1862 – DON TROIANI

Number 777/1500. Copyright 1997. Features the 21st Virginia.  Overall measures 30 7/8” x 24 3/4”.  Excellent condition; unframed. Accompanied by Certificate of Authenticity from the artist.  … (L15294) 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 »

EXCELLENT CONDITION US SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR CANTEEN

EXCELLENT CONDITION US SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR CANTEEN

This spheroid canteen looks a lot like its Civil War predecessor in style and construction. The difference is that there are only two triangular sling keepers instead of three squared keepers and the… (668-35) 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

1902 U.S.C.V. MAID OF HONOR BADGE

1902 U.S.C.V. MAID OF HONOR BADGE

Measures 3 3/4" x 1 1/2". Top bar "DALLAS 1902", with wreath & Texas star at top. Suspended below is a light purple ribbon with "MAID OF HONOR TO U.S. OF… (M16863) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
Originally $100.00


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

1869 FORSYTH COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA BROADSIDE

1869 FORSYTH COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA BROADSIDE

On slightly yellowing paper, measuring 12 x 9”. Exhibits the slightest of chipping at the margins. Else near fine & entirely legible. In protective sleeve. Text” “COUNTY BONDS/ FOR SALE The… (843-04) SOLD. Learn More »

$220.00
Originally $275.00


SOLD

SCARCE NORTH CAROLINA CONFEDERATE MILITIA BROADSIDE

SCARCE NORTH CAROLINA CONFEDERATE MILITIA BROADSIDE

Dated “Winston, N.C June 20th 1863”. Measures 9 x12”, on lightly yellowed paper, lightly chipped on left and right margins. Else VG & entirely legible. In protective sleeve.… (843-01) SOLD. Learn More »

$2,360.00
Originally $2,950.00


SOLD

RARE 1ST TYPE COCHRAN TURRET REVOLVER, SN 8

RARE 1ST TYPE COCHRAN TURRET REVOLVER, SN 8

Cal. About 41 or 42. Rare 1st type with hinged top strap for rapid exchange of cylinders. Pistol has a 4-7/8″ octagonal to round barrel with iron pin front sight and V-notch rear sight notched into… (909-22) SOLD. Learn More »

MAGIC LANTERN SLIDES OF GETTYSBURG SCENES

MAGIC LANTERN SLIDES OF GETTYSBURG SCENES

Set of nineteen glass slides come in original box. Slides feature scenes of the Gettysburg battlefield including Little Round Top, Devil’s Den, various monuments, and two battle scenes. Label on top… (P13801) SOLD. Learn More »

PATTERN 1860 ENFIELD CARTRIDGE BOX

PATTERN 1860 ENFIELD CARTRIDGE BOX

This English cartridge box is constructed of black bridle leather with the exception of a white buff leather closing tab. Complete with inner and outer flaps, Iron roller buckles, and wide belt loops.… (528-02) SOLD. Learn More »

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

RELIC MODEL 1855 RIFLEMAN’S BELT PLATE

RELIC MODEL 1855 RIFLEMAN’S BELT PLATE

This two-piece belt plate with two keepers was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Some very light rust and surface dirt are present.     [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (883-86) SOLD. Learn More »

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

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

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

This original Model 1850 Staff and Field Officer’s sword is complete with the original metal scabbard. This handsome edged weapon was carried by many higher-ranking Federal officers during the Civil… (34-124) SOLD. Learn More »

$2,650.00
Originally $2,950.00


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 »

“PANZERGRENADIER 1944” SCULPTURE BY TERRY JONES

“PANZERGRENADIER 1944” SCULPTURE BY TERRY JONES

A limited edition cold cast bronze sculpture by Terry Jones. The most elite of the specialized troops to form the Blitzkrieg of the German Army. This Grenadier portrays the 24th Panzergrenadiers that… (871-08) 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

CS 3-INCH UNFINISHED READ SHELL FROM ATLANTA

CS 3-INCH UNFINISHED READ SHELL FROM ATLANTA

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… (R21779) SOLD. Learn More »

$695.00
Originally $895.00


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

CS 3 INCH READ SHELL

CS 3 INCH READ SHELL

This is a nice example of a CS Read “Virginia” pattern shell. Shell is in dug condition, with moderate surface rust. The distinctive rings around the base and body of the shell are very… (R21794) SOLD. Learn More »

$495.00
Originally $695.00


SOLD

FRAMED CABINET CARD OF J.E.B. STUART

FRAMED CABINET CARD OF J.E.B. STUART

This cabinet card is a copy of the famous portrait of Stuart in uniform taken before his death at the age of 31 in 1864. It was produced by photographer Walter Foster. Bottom of mount is marked in… (573-55) SOLD. Learn More »

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

CDV ALBUM OF CIVILIAN IMAGES

CDV ALBUM OF CIVILIAN IMAGES

CDV album has brown leather cover with embossed design on the front and back. Album is in good condition, with some wear all over, but especially on the spine, edges and corners. Album has a printed… (84-37) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

1700s DUTCH ONION BOTTLE

1700s DUTCH ONION BOTTLE

Early Dutch Onion-shaped glass bottle, circa 1700s. Glass is olive green color and is somewhat foggy, consistent with a water find. Surface scratching consistent with age. Deep indented base with… (14-1836) SOLD. Learn More »

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

WONDERFUL IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN WITH ITS RARE LEATHER SLING – 1ST ALABAMA INFANTRY

WONDERFUL IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN WITH ITS RARE LEATHER SLING – 1ST ALABAMA INFANTRY

Here is one of the most pleasing and handsome examples of an identified Confederate wooden drum canteen to surface in a while. This specimen is identified to Corporal Hardin S. Payne (also listed as… (526-76) SOLD. Learn More »

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 »

LARGE GETTYSBURG RELIC DISPLAY

LARGE GETTYSBURG RELIC DISPLAY

A large 14 x 20” display of excavated relics. 25 pieces. Included are a complete brass spur, a brass belt slide from a rifleman’s buckle, a 2” long brass fuse adapter from a C.S. artillery… (822-06) SOLD. Learn More »

$325.00
Originally $450.00


SOLD

BOOK OF SOUVENIR STAMPS FROM THE ELECTRIC MAP MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

BOOK OF SOUVENIR STAMPS FROM THE ELECTRIC MAP MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

We have never encountered these before. This is a small red book that meas. approx. 5.25 inches long x 2.00 inches wide. Printed on the cover is “GETTYSBURG, PA. (SERIES B), PHOTO STAMPS, 12… (635-153) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

BOOK OF SOUVENIR STAMPS FROM THE ELECTRIC MAP MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

BOOK OF SOUVENIR STAMPS FROM THE ELECTRIC MAP MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

We have never encountered these before. This is a small red book that meas. approx. 5.25 inches long x 2.00 inches wide. Printed on the cover is “GETTYSBURG, PA. (SERIES B), PHOTO STAMPS, 12… (635-152) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

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

GUNPOWDER TIN

GUNPOWDER TIN

Tin is painted red and has a label which reads, “DUPONT SUPERFINE GUNPOWDER, WILMINGTON DELAWARE”. Label has decorative border with images on the corners of a Native American on horseback, a… (839-03) SOLD. Learn More »

PAMPHLET FROM THE 1897 DEDICATION OF GRANT’S TOMB

PAMPHLET FROM THE 1897 DEDICATION OF GRANT’S TOMB

Four page pamphlet with wonderful color chromolithograph of Grant as a Lieutenant General on the cover. Above Grant’s head is “MEMORIAL SOUVENIR.” On either side of the General’s head are… (668-36) 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 »

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 around the bottom consistent with age. Deep… (14-1835) 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 »

RARE 1ST TYPE COCHRAN TURRET REVOLVER, SN 106

RARE 1ST TYPE COCHRAN TURRET REVOLVER, SN 106

Cal. About 41 or 42. Rare 1st type with hinged top strap for rapid exchange of cylinders. Pistol has a 4-7/8″ octagonal to round barrel with brass pin front sight and V-notch rear sight screwed into… (909-23) 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

RELIC BACON MFG. POCKET MODEL REVOLVER - THE BLOODY ANGLE, SPOTSYLVANIA

RELIC BACON MFG. POCKET MODEL REVOLVER - THE BLOODY ANGLE, SPOTSYLVANIA

Relic condition metal frame, hammer, trigger, and revolver chamber found at Bloody Angle with significant rusting. Measures 6" in length approximately. Original tag reads "From Spottsyl____… (R17434) SOLD. Learn More »

$650.00
Originally $695.00


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 »

VERY CLEAR SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION TROOPER

VERY CLEAR SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION TROOPER

Image shows a glum faced Union cavalryman posed in front of a painted backdrop of a fort on a hill overlooking a stream across which is a bridge leading to tents under some trees. The subject is posed… (355-30) SOLD. Learn More »

EIGHTH PLATE AMBRYOTYPE OF UNION SOLDIER IN HARDEE HAT

EIGHTH PLATE AMBRYOTYPE OF UNION SOLDIER IN HARDEE HAT

Image is a full standing view of a young clean-shaven Union soldier posed in the right angle of a balustrade with his left arm resting on the railing. The subject wears the regulation uniform of a… (149-17) 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 »

PERIOD SHEET MUSIC FOR ONE OF THE MORE POPULAR SONGS OF THE CIVIL WAR

PERIOD SHEET MUSIC FOR ONE OF THE MORE POPULAR SONGS OF THE CIVIL WAR

This sheet music is for “WEEPING SAD AND LONELY” or “WHEN THIS CRUEL WAR IS OVER.” The cover page has the title in bold print with a dedication that reads “INSCRIBED TO SORROWING HEARTS AT… (668-04) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
Originally $30.00


SOLD

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

RELIC ID DISC FOR NEW JERSEY SOLDIER KILLED IN ACTION

RELIC ID DISC FOR NEW JERSEY SOLDIER KILLED IN ACTION

This ID disc is in good relic condition and despite being dug it is entirely legible. The disc is cast in zinc or pewter and has some embedded dirt around the edges. The soft metal combined with… (M24570) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,350.00
Originally $1,500.00


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 »

THE STORY OF OUR REGIMENT: A HISTORY OF THE 148TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS

THE STORY OF OUR REGIMENT: A HISTORY OF THE 148TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS

Written By the Comrades, Adjt. J.W. Muffly, Editor. Kenyon Printing & Mfg. Co. Des Moines, IA: 1904. Front eps inscription: “With the Compliments of the Regimental Assn. of the 148th Regt.… (897-71) SOLD. Learn More »

AUTO-BIOGRAPHY OF LIEUT.-GEN. SCOTT.  WRITTEN BY HIMSELF

AUTO-BIOGRAPHY OF LIEUT.-GEN. SCOTT. WRITTEN BY HIMSELF

Published by Sheldon & Company, New York: 1864. Owner bookplate—“R.A. Weaver”—front eps. 2 vols., 330 & 323 pp. In brown, blind-stamped buckram, 5.25 x 7.5, w/gilt spine lettering.… (897-32) 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 »

“NORMANDY 1944” SCULPTURE BY TERRY JONES

“NORMANDY 1944” SCULPTURE BY TERRY JONES

A limited edition cold cast bronze sculpture by Terry Jones from 1997. The 82nd were originally the All American Division from WWI. They jumped in every American Airborne campaign from Sicily to… (871-07) SOLD. Learn More »

STONEWALL JACKSON AT CEDAR MOUNTAIN - BRONZE SCULPTURE BY RON TUNISON

STONEWALL JACKSON AT CEDAR MOUNTAIN - BRONZE SCULPTURE BY RON TUNISON

A limited edition cold cast bronze sculpture by Ron Tunison dating to 2000. The piece is numbered 93 of 750. It is on a hardwood base with a gold title plate. It stands approximately 15 inches tall… (871-05) 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

JACOBS' SOUVENIR ALBUM, No. 2

JACOBS' SOUVENIR ALBUM, No. 2

This booklet is entitled "Jacobs Souvenir Album of the Gettysburg Battlefields, No. 2", published in Gettysburg by G.E. Jacobs in 1890. It has ornate red stamped cloth covers with gilt lettering on… (B5661) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

SOLDIERS' NATIONAL CEMETERY PROCEEDINGS

SOLDIERS' NATIONAL CEMETERY PROCEEDINGS

Seventh annual report of the commissioners composing the board of managers of the Soldiers' National Cemetery, from December 1st, 1869 to June 22d, 1871. 5.5" x 8.75", 18 pages. In very good… (453-37) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

REFLECTIONS ON THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

REFLECTIONS ON THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Publication of the Lebanon COunty Historical Society. Vol. XIII, No. 6, 1963. Thirty-two pages, 6" x 9" in excellent condition. [jet] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (B5683) SOLD. Learn More »

$6.00
SOLD

IDYLS OF GETTYSBURG BY MISS E. LATIMER, 1872

IDYLS OF GETTYSBURG BY MISS E. LATIMER, 1872

This book was written with the purpose of raising funds to support the National Orphan Homestead at Gettysburg. Book is covered in dark green cloth, with the title stamped in gold gilt on the front… (635-155) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

MONUMENTAL GUIDE TO THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD BOOKLET, 1899

MONUMENTAL GUIDE TO THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD BOOKLET, 1899

This orange booklet has lists of all the Union and Confederate monuments and markers from each state. Back of booklet features a fold-out map of the Gettysburg battlefield with the monuments and… (B6072) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

M1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 42ND MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER

M1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 42ND MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER

This original Model 1850 Staff and Field Officer’s sword, complete with original metal scabbard, is a handsome blade specimen by the Boston firm of H. Ruddick. Drawn from its scabbard this high… (909-42) SOLD. Learn More »

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

1861 DS CS MAJ. GEN. ROBERT E. RODES

1861 DS CS MAJ. GEN. ROBERT E. RODES

Partly printed, early war dated Document Signed from a Confederate office who served with distinction.  Measures 5” x 8 ¼”, removed from a larger document yet complete in itself.  Dated… (L14631) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,500.00
Originally $2,000.00


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

SPENCER MODEL 1865 .50 CARTRIDGE SHIPPING CRATE

SPENCER MODEL 1865 .50 CARTRIDGE SHIPPING CRATE

From the well-known collection of author Dean Thomas comes this wooden crate meas. approx. 21.00 in. long x 10.25 in. wide x 7.00 in. tall. The crate is nailed and is still holding together well… (R20169) SOLD. Learn More »

$550.00
Originally $695.00


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

SPRINGFIELD M1842 U.S. PERCUSSION MUSKET DATED 1844

SPRINGFIELD M1842 U.S. PERCUSSION MUSKET DATED 1844

This original longarm is a .69 caliber Springfield Model 1842, single-shot, smoothbore muzzleloader in fair to good overall condition. The lockplate surface wears a coat of old brown rust and… (G3153) SOLD. Learn More »

$950.00
Originally $1,250.00


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

FRAMED, LARGE ALBUMEN GROUP PHOTOGRAPH OF NINE FEDERAL OFFICERS BELIEVED TO BE ARMY PAYMASTERS

FRAMED, LARGE ALBUMEN GROUP PHOTOGRAPH OF NINE FEDERAL OFFICERS BELIEVED TO BE ARMY PAYMASTERS

This photographic artifact is a group image of nine Federal field grade officers who are believed to be US Army Paymasters of the Civil War. The oversized, sepia-toned albumen photo image measures… (P13030) SOLD. Learn More »

$200.00
Originally $250.00


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 »

CIVIL WAR ERA CASED NAVAL EPAULETTES

CIVIL WAR ERA CASED NAVAL EPAULETTES

Very nice set of cased brush epaulettes. They come in a “figure 8” tin japanned tin case with some scratches on all sides and heavy wear on the lid. The box is complete with the latch and carrying… (853-58) SOLD. Learn More »

$275.00
Originally $395.00


SOLD

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 »

3-INCH PARROT CASE SHOT, RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

3-INCH PARROT CASE SHOT, RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Ten pound shell was meant to fire from a three-inch rifled Parrot cannon. Shell has remains of zinc time fuse in nose. Iron body is mostly smooth but has areas of light surface rust and… (R22574) SOLD. Learn More »

LEATHER BOUND ID’D 1884 SOLDIER’S HANDBOOK

LEATHER BOUND ID’D 1884 SOLDIER’S HANDBOOK

Booklet bound in black leather and is held closed by a folding flap. Flap is strongly embossed in gold across the flap “SOLDIER’S HANDBOOK / U.S.A.” The leather is in good condition with light… (668-38) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

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 WEEKLY, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 29, 1859 - HARPER’S FERRY INSURRECTION/ FRANKLIN EXPEDITION

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 29, 1859 - HARPER’S FERRY INSURRECTION/ FRANKLIN EXPEDITION

Vol. II—No. 148. 16 pp. [689-704], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features a full page “facsimile of the Last Record of the Franklin Expedition,… (734-06) SOLD. Learn More »

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

HARPER’S WEEKLY, 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 »

NATIONAL GUARD CARTRIDGE BOX

NATIONAL GUARD CARTRIDGE BOX

Leather box to hold cartridges features a brass, “NG” on the flap. Leather is strong and supple with light crazing in areas. Sewn latch tab is intact and fastens over brass finial. All stitching… (172-4404) 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

US CAP BOX PICKED UP AT CHANCELLORSVILLE - WITH MUSEUM TAG

US CAP BOX PICKED UP AT CHANCELLORSVILLE - WITH MUSEUM TAG

Leather US cap box with a very old typed paper label affixed to the center of the outer flap. Label has faded and darkened with age and dirt but reads “CAP BOX FROM CHANCELLORSVILLE MAY ---… (355-24) SOLD. Learn More »

US M1841 RIFLE SOCKET BAYONET- “NEW JERSEY” FRONT SIGHT CONVERSION”

US M1841 RIFLE SOCKET BAYONET- “NEW JERSEY” FRONT SIGHT CONVERSION”

{See Reilly, p. 58—illus. 83B] Between 1855 a number of M1841 rifles barrels were re-bored to from .54 Caliber to .58. A number of these were modified with “turned down” barrels to accept socket… (E2634) 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 »

BLACK FELT GAR SLOUCH HAT

BLACK FELT GAR SLOUCH HAT

Very nice conditioned black felt slouch hat. Felt is supple and only exhibits light surface dirt from age and storage. The crown is creased fore and aft. Front crease has two vertical slits caused… (470-11) 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 »

FULL STANDING CDV OF GENERAL AMBROSE BURNSIDE

FULL STANDING CDV OF GENERAL AMBROSE BURNSIDE

Image shows General Burnside posed with his left hand resting on the hilt of his sword. He wears a dark double-breasted frock coat with brush epaulettes on the shoulders. He also wears matching dark… (P13672) 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 »

FULL STANDING CDV VIEW OF 16TH US INFANTRY OFFICER – FRANCIS A. DAVIES

FULL STANDING CDV VIEW OF 16TH US INFANTRY OFFICER – FRANCIS A. DAVIES

Very bright and clear CDV of West Point graduate Francis A. Davies as a Captain in the 16th US Infantry. Davies is posed next to a draped column with one hand resting on the column and the other on… (P13691) 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

GETTYSBURG 50TH ANNIVERSARY SOUVENIR CARD

GETTYSBURG 50TH ANNIVERSARY SOUVENIR CARD

Card features an image of the U.S. flag crossed with the Confederate flag and the words, “50th ANNIVERSARY, JULY 1ST 2ND & 3RD 1913, BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG”. Laurel wreaths and scrollwork… (635-145) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

ROSENSTEEL’S 1929 GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD VISITOR’S MAP

ROSENSTEEL’S 1929 GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD VISITOR’S MAP

This is a battlefield tourist’s map with points of interest and battle statistics. Published in 1929 by Charles Rosensteel. This paper sheet measures 5 ½” x 14 ½”.  The front is printed in… (635-154) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
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 »

CDV OF GENERAL H. J. KILPATRICK

CDV OF GENERAL H. J. KILPATRICK

Brigadier-General Hugh Judson Kilpatrick, carte-de-visite, bust view, photo of engraving. Plain mount, no backmark.  General Kilpatrick (January 14, 1836 – December 4, 1881) was an officer in the… (84-40) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

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

STEREOCARD OF LIBBY PRISON

STEREOCARD OF LIBBY PRISON

Nice stereo image of Libby Prison.  This view is of the southwest corner of the building. Orange mount.  Back features a printed label, “WAR VIEWS. / LIBBY PRISON, RICHMOND, VA. / NO. 2727. /… (84-43) 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

49TH MASSACHUSETTS REUNION RIBBON

49TH MASSACHUSETTS REUNION RIBBON

Red ribbon which meas. approx. 3.00 inches wide x 8.00 inches long with black printing on face. The dates “1862” and “1897” appear in opposite corners at top. Centered below the dates is a… (M23491) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

49TH MASSACHUSETTS REUNION RIBBON

49TH MASSACHUSETTS REUNION RIBBON

Blue ribbon that meas. approx. 2.00 inches wide x 5.50 inches long with black printing on face. Top reads 49TH MASS. REG’T. ASSOCIATION ELEVENTH ANNUAL RE-UNION DALTON, SEPT. 6, 1877.” Ribbon is… (M23498) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
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 $2 NOTE

STATE OF LOUISIANA $2 NOTE

Dated Baton Rouge, February 24th, 1862. Number 1805.  Overall very good condition.  Currency is printed on reverse of uncut $10 notes.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (L14117) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

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 »

THREE-SCREW M1860 ARMY COLT REVOLVER

THREE-SCREW M1860 ARMY COLT REVOLVER

A cap and ball percussion sidearm, this specimen is an original Civil War Colt Model 1860 Army revolver in displayable condition. In production from 1860 through 1873, these handguns were the… (G3625) 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

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER'S BELT

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER'S BELT

Early (1840-1850) Navy officer's belt rig. The belt and traces (sword hangers) are made of folded and stitched  leather. Complete with two sliding belt loops. Stitching on the leather portions is… (853-146) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,295.00
Originally $1,595.00


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 »

“DISMOUNTED REB” BRONZE SCULPTURE BY RON TUNISON

“DISMOUNTED REB” BRONZE SCULPTURE BY RON TUNISON

A limited edition cold cast bronze sculpture titled "Dismounted Reb" by Ron Tunison dating to 1990. The piece is numbered 67 of 350. It is on a hardwood base with a gold title plate. It stands… (871-01) 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

RELIC US 10-PDR PARROTT FUSE ADAPTER FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC US 10-PDR PARROTT FUSE ADAPTER FROM GETTYSBURG

Zinc fuse adapter for a 10 pounder Parrott rifled cannon. Measures approximately 1 ½” long. From a fired shell. Nice patina with dirt still clinging. Recovered on East side of Culp’s Hill near… (R21992) 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 »

EMBROIDERED INFANTRY OFFICER’S INSIGNIA

EMBROIDERED INFANTRY OFFICER’S INSIGNIA

Oval patch features an image of an infantry horn. Background is black felt with gold bullion thread and sequence used to embroider the horn. Gold is semi-bright, with original gilt remaining on higher… (84-38) 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 VIRGINIA $5 NOTE

STATE OF VIRGINIA $5 NOTE

The Bank of the Commonwealth. Richmond, VA, July 23, 1861. No. 4991. Excellent condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (622-335) 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 »

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a complete percussion cap pouch. The outer flap has some surface cracking but is soft and pliable. This pattern has the separate closing tab sewn in place. The tab is thin and weak but… (846-56) 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 »

EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICK-UP RELICS FROM GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICK-UP RELICS FROM GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a nice assortment of small arms ammunition recovered from the Gettysburg battlefield. Acquired early on and eventually became part of the John Geiselman collection.  This group includes 8… (678-112) 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 »

US 3-INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL RECOVERED AT MURFREESBORO

US 3-INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL RECOVERED AT MURFREESBORO

This is the top nose section of the shell only. The body of the nose has three flame grooves. Shell is in relic condition with moderate pitting all over. Remains of brass fuse are present. Top of… (846-77) 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 »

CIVIL WAR U.S. NAVY PERCUSSION CAP BOX WITH POST CIVIL WAR NAVY SERVICE

CIVIL WAR U.S. NAVY PERCUSSION CAP BOX WITH POST CIVIL WAR NAVY SERVICE

Leather box meant for holding percussion caps is marked on outer flap with, “USN”. Leather is supple with light crazing and scuffs in areas. Latch tab has no tears and hooks onto brass finial.… (M25368) 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

M1904 U.S. ARMY BOLO KNIFE, WITH SHEATH

M1904 U.S. ARMY BOLO KNIFE, WITH SHEATH

Dated 1914, “SA [Springfield Armory] / 38893”. Total length 17.25”, 12” blade w/5.25” knuckle notched birds-head wooden handle, w/leather lanyard hole. Blade measures 1.375” at base,… (172-4291) SOLD. Learn More »

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 »

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR FAN, CIRCA 1910

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR FAN, CIRCA 1910

This folding fan features images of the High Water Mark Monument, the Pennsylvania Memorial and the Buford and Reynolds statues. Wording on fan reads, “AT THE HIGH WATER MARK MONUMENT, PENNSYLVANIA… (635-149) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

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 »

BALTIMORE & SUSQUEHANNA RAILROAD, MARYLAND, $100 NOTE

BALTIMORE & SUSQUEHANNA RAILROAD, MARYLAND, $100 NOTE

Baltimore & Susquehanna Railroad, Maryland. $100 note, serial number 476, featuring a train. Dated 12/26/1837. XF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-929) SOLD. Learn More »

$115.00
Originally $145.00


SOLD

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

RARE 1852 PATTERN NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD DATED 1852 AND INSPECTED!

RARE 1852 PATTERN NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD DATED 1852 AND INSPECTED!

On March 8, 1852 the Secretary of the Navy issued a new set of uniform regulations that provided  guidelines for naval officer’s swords. The Navy ordered 500 officer’s swords from Ames in early… (870-14) SOLD. Learn More »

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

UPTON’S INFANTRY TACTICS ID’D TO WEST GREENWICH CADETS [RHODE ISLAND]

UPTON’S INFANTRY TACTICS ID’D TO WEST GREENWICH CADETS [RHODE ISLAND]

Blue cloth covered hardbound book that meas. approx. 4.00 x 5.75 inches and runs 392 pages. Full title is “A NEW SYSTEM OF INFANTRY TACTICS DOUBLE AND SINGLE RANK ADAPTED TO AMERICAN TOPOGRAPHY AND… (128-1078) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
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 »

PRE-CIVIL WAR-ERA SPUR WITH BUCKLE STRAP FROM GETTYSBURG’S ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

PRE-CIVIL WAR-ERA SPUR WITH BUCKLE STRAP FROM GETTYSBURG’S ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

Slender, large-size spur, measuring 3 3/8” from prong to prong, and 3” in heel depth. Small vertical 12 spoke rowel [movable] measuring .625” in diameter. Leather buckle strap, 10” x .375”,… (173-1058) SOLD. Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $275.00


SOLD

.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 »

IRON MUSKET BALL MOULD

IRON MUSKET BALL MOULD

Iron scissor-type mould to cast lead a lead round ball for muskets.  Single cavity mould with spout and sprue cutter in handle. Cavity measures approximately 0.70”. The number “12” is stamped… (490-756) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

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 »

SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1855 US PERCUSSION RIFLE-MUSKET DATED 1860

SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1855 US PERCUSSION RIFLE-MUSKET DATED 1860

This single-shot muzzleloader is a .58 caliber Model 1855 percussion rifle-musket in good overall condition.  This particular musket was a government arsenal product from Springfield, Massachusetts.… (749-17) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,700.00
Originally $1,850.00


SOLD

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 »

MODEL 1873 WINCHESTER 2ND MODEL LEVER-ACTION RIFLE

MODEL 1873 WINCHESTER 2ND MODEL LEVER-ACTION RIFLE

This popular, repeating firearm is an iron-framed, lever-action 44-40 Winchester Model 1873 repeating rifle, the type which inspired the only Hollywood movie ever named for a Western firearm:… (31-1557) SOLD. Learn More »

NEW YORK STATE REMINGTON ROLLING BLOCK RIFLE

NEW YORK STATE REMINGTON ROLLING BLOCK RIFLE

Original Remington military long arm produced circa 1867-1888 with the unique ‘rolling block’ configuration and action. The ‘rolling block’ rifle, aka has the Model 1871 Springfield, employed… (172-4279) 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

RELIC US 3” HOTCHKISS FUSE ADAPTER FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC US 3” HOTCHKISS FUSE ADAPTER FROM GETTYSBURG

Brass Hotchkiss fuse adapter measuring approximately 2” long. From a fired shell. Head is flanged with a screwdriver slot and measures about 1 1/8” in diameter. Threads run about 5/8” down the… (R21986) 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 – GEORGE C. H. DEETS, 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY & 4TH MASSACHUSETTS HEAVY ARTILLERY

CABINET CARD – GEORGE C. H. DEETS, 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY & 4TH MASSACHUSETTS HEAVY ARTILLERY

Post-war bust view wearing a Civil War period hat, a military style vest with civilian buttons, and a 4 button sack coat. Printed on the bottom border of the mount is, “GEO. C. H. DEETS, Co. E”.… (P13759) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

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 »

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a very nice 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 and moderate… (490-1024) 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 CIVILIAN MAN

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CIVILIAN MAN

This is a waist-up seated view of a man who is wearing a dark colored frock coat, vest and white shirt with cravat. Some oxidation has occurred on the face of the image. Image is clear and has good… (516-233) 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 PAGE FROM THE JUNE 15, 1865 ISSUE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES – TRIAL OF LINCOLN’S ASSASSINS

FRAMED PAGE FROM THE JUNE 15, 1865 ISSUE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES – TRIAL OF LINCOLN’S ASSASSINS

Archivally mounted in a plexiglass frame. Page 8 of the newspaper measures 14”x21”; frame measures 22 1/2” x 28 ½”. Overall excellent condition; minor staining along top edge of… (173-2699) SOLD. Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $195.00


SOLD

FRAMED PAGE FROM THE MAY 16, 1865 EDITION OF THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER – TRIAL OF LINCOLN’S ASSASSINS

FRAMED PAGE FROM THE MAY 16, 1865 EDITION OF THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER – TRIAL OF LINCOLN’S ASSASSINS

Archivally mounted in a plexiglass frame. Page 4 of the newspaper measures 13”x20”; frame measures 22 1/2” x 28 ½”. Overall excellent condition; fold line, minor creasing. Articles… (173-2698) SOLD. Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $195.00


SOLD

FRAMED FRONT PAGE OF APRIL 30, 1865 ISSUE OF THE NEW YORK HERALD – JOHNSTON’S SURRENDER, LINCOLN ASSASSINATION

FRAMED FRONT PAGE OF APRIL 30, 1865 ISSUE OF THE NEW YORK HERALD – JOHNSTON’S SURRENDER, LINCOLN ASSASSINATION

Archivally mounted and encapsulated in museum grade UV Mylar. Newspaper measures 14”x21”; frame measures 21” x 29 ½”. Some minor staining, some creasing along bottom edge, otherwise in fine… (173-2697) SOLD. Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $195.00


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

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTERS OF PETER B. SMITH, 13TH VIRGINIA BATALLION LIGHT ARTILLERY & 39TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTERS OF PETER B. SMITH, 13TH VIRGINIA BATALLION LIGHT ARTILLERY & 39TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY

Peter B. Smith, born in 1831, enlisted on September 30, 1861 at Camp Huger, Virginia, as a Captain and was commissioned into Co. “K”, 39th Virginia Infantry. He later enlisted on April 1, 1863 at… (801-391) SOLD. Learn More »

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

NEWSPAPER WITH AD FOR LOUIS BISSONNET SWORDS, DATED DECEMBER 2, 1863

NEWSPAPER WITH AD FOR LOUIS BISSONNET SWORDS, DATED DECEMBER 2, 1863

This MOBILE DAILY TRIBUNE has short articles about the war, ads for auctions, steamboats, public notices, and goods for sale. Most notable is an ad for, “SWORDS FOR OFFICERS” by Louis… (344-2386) SOLD. Learn More »

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

WISCONSIN MILITIA STAFF OFFICER'S COAT BUTTON

WISCONSIN MILITIA STAFF OFFICER'S COAT BUTTON

Produced by Scovill circa 1860, this three piece, high convex, coat size button was intended for pre-war Wisconsin Militia staff officers.  Button depicts state seal of Wisconsin: a badger over a… (622-89) SOLD. Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $185.00


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 »

THREE QUARTER STANDING CDV VIEW OF MAJOR JAMES LEWIS USMC

THREE QUARTER STANDING CDV VIEW OF MAJOR JAMES LEWIS USMC

Image shows Lewis doffing his cap toward the camera. He wears a dark double-breasted frock coat with matching trousers and cap. Image is clear with good contrast and light scattered surface dirt… (344-3240) 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 »

MISSISSIPPI CUFF BUTTON

MISSISSIPPI CUFF BUTTON

Rare cuff size convex, two piece button in excellent condition. Nice gilt patina. Star at center with "MISSISSIPPI" on a lined field. BM: Hyde & Goodrich, N. O. Shank present. Tice's MP200As1,… (622-34) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,300.00
Originally $3,400.00


SOLD

“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 »

VICTORIAN HAIR JEWELRY BRACELET, ENGRAVED WITH “MOTHER”, DATED 1864

VICTORIAN HAIR JEWELRY BRACELET, ENGRAVED WITH “MOTHER”, DATED 1864

Hair bracelet has a beautifully engraved gold clasp, which fully functions, and features a locket. “Mother” is engraved in the center of locket, and on the reverse, “December 25, 1864”. … (344-2653) 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

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 Alabama Monument, Pennsylvania… (362-733) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
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

GOLD TOPPED CANE, ID’D TO WILLIAM R. TUBBS, 149th PENNSYLVANIA, WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG

GOLD TOPPED CANE, ID’D TO WILLIAM R. TUBBS, 149th PENNSYLVANIA, WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG

This fine veteran’s cane is made of ebony. Top of cane has a gold handle with a beautiful design. Etched on the handle is “PRESENTED TO W. R. TUBBS BY ENT. POST NO. 50 G.A.R.”. Bottom of cane… (344-2606) SOLD. Learn More »

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 »

MY CONFEDERATE GIRLHOOD: THE MEMOIRS OF KATE VIRGINIA COX LOGAN

MY CONFEDERATE GIRLHOOD: THE MEMOIRS OF KATE VIRGINIA COX LOGAN

Edited by Lily Cox Logan. Published by Garrett & Massie, Richmond: 1932. Front eps, owner bookplate: R.A. Weaver. 150 pp., ills. In gray glazed cloth, 9.25 x 6.25”, w/blue cover illustration and… (897-10A) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

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 »

CS 4.52-INCH 12-PDR. SPHERICAL SHELL WITH WOOD FUSE PLUG

CS 4.52-INCH 12-PDR. SPHERICAL SHELL WITH WOOD FUSE PLUG

Here is an original 4.52” spherical shell with wood fuse plug in place. This ball is rusted and pitted as you would expect to find with any iron relic. A perfect wood fuse adapter is intact. It… (727-116) 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 »

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. 13” high and 7 ½” at the base. Has light surface rust all over but… (14-1816) 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 U.S. MODEL 1842 MUSKET TOOL

RELIC U.S. MODEL 1842 MUSKET TOOL

This is an excavated model 1842 musket tool.  Two screw driver blades with a box-end wrench. Used with Mississippi rifles and Springfield muskets. Iron is pitted, but has been well preserved and… (883-236) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
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

THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR BOOK

THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR BOOK

This is a nice, vintage booklet, printed in 1957, which gives an overview of the three days of the battle. It was written by W.C. Storrick, who was the superintendent of the battlefield guides. Mr.… (573-23) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
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 -- OAK RIDGE TOWER, GETTYSBURG

POSTCARD -- OAK RIDGE TOWER, GETTYSBURG

Black and white photo postcard looking north along Doubleday Avenue to the north. The old full-size war department tower is featured. Published by George Buehl, Gettysburg, Pa. Unused and in good… (P13558) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
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

DAILY MISSOURI DEMOCRAT, DATED JULY 6, 1863, WITH ARTICLES ON THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

DAILY MISSOURI DEMOCRAT, DATED JULY 6, 1863, WITH ARTICLES ON THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Paper was printed in St. Louis, Monday morning, July 6, 1863. Center article declares, “GLORIOUS NEWS FROM GEN. MEADE’S ARMY, RESULTS OF THE GREAT BATTLE.  Other articles are titled, “FROM… (L15268) SOLD. Learn More »

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 »

VINTAGE CAMEO PENDANT

VINTAGE CAMEO PENDANT

This lovely cameo features the image of a lady and a building on a gold mount with a decorative border. There is a ring at the top of the mount for hanging the pendant, and a dangling bead hanging off… (344-2658) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

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 »

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF CAPTAIN JOHN H. WEEKS, 91ST PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF CAPTAIN JOHN H. WEEKS, 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, sword with sword knot, and white gloves.… (465-322) 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 »

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 »

EMBROIDERED OFFICER’S INSIGNIA, 30TH INFANTRY

EMBROIDERED OFFICER’S INSIGNIA, 30TH INFANTRY

This patch features an embroidered infantry horn with a small false embroidered number 30 in the center. Background is black felt which has been trimmed back to very near the outside perimeter of the… (172-4328) 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 »

QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF MAN ON COUCH WITH DOG

QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF MAN ON COUCH WITH DOG

This is a three-quarter reclining view of a man lying on a patterned couch reading a book with a dog lying on top of him.  Man is wearing dark colored trousers with a white shirt, and light colored… (894-28) 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 »

NEW YORK DAY AT GETTYSBURG MEDAL 1893

NEW YORK DAY AT GETTYSBURG MEDAL 1893

Two piece brass medal features a top hangar with lettering that reads, “JULY*1*2*3 1863 GETTYSBURG VETERAN”. Suspended from hangar is a round medal with the image of the New York Memorial and… (344-2968) 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 »

LT. COLONEL’S DRESS EPAULETTES WITH CARRYING CASE

LT. COLONEL’S DRESS EPAULETTES WITH CARRYING CASE

Pair of dress, bullion epaulettes for a Lieutenant Colonel in their tin carrying case. Epaulette upper-surfaces feature gilt ribbed strap with a single row bullion border, brass outer shell, with… (344-2401) 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 »

MODEL 1803 HARPER’S FERRY FLINTLOCK RIFLE DATED 1818

MODEL 1803 HARPER’S FERRY FLINTLOCK RIFLE DATED 1818

This weapon was produced by the government arsenal at Harper’s Ferry from 1803-1807 and again from 1814-1820. This example was made in 1818. Rifle is .54 and has a 36.00 inch long part octagonal,… (172-4261) SOLD. Learn More »

NCO BUFF LEATHER BELT, NO BUCKLE

NCO BUFF LEATHER BELT, NO BUCKLE

Excellent condition buff leather belt with brass keeper, brass adjusting hook, and sliding belt loop. Early style belt with keeper stitched in place (no rivets). Keeper is bench marked “433”.… (490-1018) 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
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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
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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
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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