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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 »

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 »

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

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 »

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 »

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

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

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

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

$45.00
SOLD

EARLY 19TH CENTURY MILITIA “CHEESEBOX” STYLE CANTEEN

EARLY 19TH CENTURY MILITIA “CHEESEBOX” STYLE CANTEEN

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

RELIC COLT NAVY REVOLVER

RELIC COLT NAVY REVOLVER

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

SECTIONED  US 6 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED US 6 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL

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

$125.00
Originally $200.00


SOLD

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

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

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

GETTYSBURG PAPERWEIGHT SOUVENIR

GETTYSBURG PAPERWEIGHT SOUVENIR

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

$25.00
SOLD

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

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

IRON STAKE RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

IRON STAKE RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

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

$20.00
SOLD

VERY NICE PAIR OF CIVIL WAR ERA DRUMSTICKS

VERY NICE PAIR OF CIVIL WAR ERA DRUMSTICKS

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

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

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

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

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

$1,295.00
Originally $1,595.00


SOLD

RELIC FACTORY CONVERSION OF THE REMINGTON NEW MODEL ARMY REVOLVER

RELIC FACTORY CONVERSION OF THE REMINGTON NEW MODEL ARMY REVOLVER

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

$695.00
Originally $795.00


SOLD

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

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

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

$375.00
Originally $500.00


SOLD

CDV BRIGADIER GENERAL SAMUEL WILEY CRAWFORD

CDV BRIGADIER GENERAL SAMUEL WILEY CRAWFORD

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

$395.00
Originally $495.00


SOLD

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

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

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

$3,950.00
Originally $4,950.00


SOLD

RARE PHILADELPHIA CONTRACT US MODEL 1861 RIFLE MUSKET

RARE PHILADELPHIA CONTRACT US MODEL 1861 RIFLE MUSKET

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

$2,650.00
Originally $2,950.00


SOLD

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

1700s DUTCH ONION BOTTLE

1700s DUTCH ONION BOTTLE

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

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

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

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

CANVAS SPONGE COVER FOR 3” RIFLE

CANVAS SPONGE COVER FOR 3” RIFLE

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

$45.00
SOLD

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

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

$20.00
SOLD

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

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

$20.00
SOLD

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

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

$20.00
SOLD

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

PATRIOTIC ENVELOPE

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

$20.00
SOLD

LARGE IMPERIAL PHOTO OF 3RD CORPS GENERALS SICKLES AND HEINTZELMAN

LARGE IMPERIAL PHOTO OF 3RD CORPS GENERALS SICKLES AND HEINTZELMAN

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

$295.00
Originally $350.00


SOLD

CARTRIDGE BOX TIN

CARTRIDGE BOX TIN

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

$40.00
SOLD

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

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

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

$80.00
SOLD

1889 ROSTER BOOK FOR MASSACHUSETTS GAR POST

1889 ROSTER BOOK FOR MASSACHUSETTS GAR POST

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

$25.00
SOLD

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

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

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

$65.00
SOLD

1ST DIVISION 18TH CORPS VETERAN’S BADGE

1ST DIVISION 18TH CORPS VETERAN’S BADGE

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

$375.00
Originally $495.00


SOLD

“STONEWALL” JACKSON SCULPTURE BY TERRY JONES

“STONEWALL” JACKSON SCULPTURE BY TERRY JONES

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

$60.00
SOLD

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

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

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

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

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

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

NAMED MILITIA CARTRIDGE BOX AND SLING

NAMED MILITIA CARTRIDGE BOX AND SLING

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

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CRUMB TRAY SET

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CRUMB TRAY SET

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

$50.00
SOLD

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

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

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

$35.00
SOLD

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

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

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

ORIGINAL STANDARD MODEL CIVIL WAR GALLAGER CARBINE

ORIGINAL STANDARD MODEL CIVIL WAR GALLAGER CARBINE

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

US CAVALRY HAT CORD

US CAVALRY HAT CORD

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

$75.00
SOLD

US NAVY LEATHER FROG FOR CUTLASS

US NAVY LEATHER FROG FOR CUTLASS

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

$350.00
Originally $450.00


SOLD

NAVY REVOLVER HOLSTER

NAVY REVOLVER HOLSTER

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

$495.00
Originally $595.00


SOLD

MODEL 1855 BAYONET FROM GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

MODEL 1855 BAYONET FROM GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

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

RARE GETTYSBURG RELIC DESK SET BY JOHN GOOD

RARE GETTYSBURG RELIC DESK SET BY JOHN GOOD

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

US MODEL 1855 .58 CAL. SOCKET BAYONET

US MODEL 1855 .58 CAL. SOCKET BAYONET

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

MASSACHUSETTS “ORDNANCE” BUTTON OF 1778 – “7”

MASSACHUSETTS “ORDNANCE” BUTTON OF 1778 – “7”

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

CIVIL WAR SOLDIER’S TIN CUP

CIVIL WAR SOLDIER’S TIN CUP

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

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

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

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

MODEL 1860 SHARPS RIFLE SABER BAYONET

MODEL 1860 SHARPS RIFLE SABER BAYONET

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

$575.00
Originally $695.00


SOLD

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

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

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

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

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

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

BUST VIEW CDV OF 1ST NEW HAMPSHIRE LIGHT ARTILLERY OFFICER

BUST VIEW CDV OF 1ST NEW HAMPSHIRE LIGHT ARTILLERY OFFICER

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

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

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

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

$95.00
SOLD

LARGE TIPTON PHOTO OF COLLIS ‘ ZOUAVES MONUMENT

LARGE TIPTON PHOTO OF COLLIS ‘ ZOUAVES MONUMENT

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

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR DECAL, CIRCA 1930’s

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR DECAL, CIRCA 1930’s

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

$40.00
SOLD

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

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

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

CONFEDERATE D-GUARD BOWIE KNIFE

CONFEDERATE D-GUARD BOWIE KNIFE

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

CDV OF BRIGADIER GENERAL THOMAS A. SMYTHI.

CDV OF BRIGADIER GENERAL THOMAS A. SMYTH

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

STEREOCARD OF CASTLE THUNDER

STEREOCARD OF CASTLE THUNDER

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

$70.00
SOLD

CDV WARTIME LITHOGRAPH OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL LEONIDAS POLK

CDV WARTIME LITHOGRAPH OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL LEONIDAS POLK

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

$95.00
SOLD

MODEL 1855 BAYONET & SCABBARD

MODEL 1855 BAYONET & SCABBARD

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

RELIC CONFEDERATE CAST “I” COAT BUTTON

RELIC CONFEDERATE CAST “I” COAT BUTTON

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

$85.00
SOLD

PATTERN 1839 US DRAGOON PLATE

PATTERN 1839 US DRAGOON PLATE

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

ELIZABETH CURTIS WALLACE GROUPING- BIBLE & TWO IMAGES

ELIZABETH CURTIS WALLACE GROUPING- BIBLE & TWO IMAGES

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

FORTY-FIVE STAR UNITED STATES FLAG

FORTY-FIVE STAR UNITED STATES FLAG

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

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

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

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

$125.00
Originally $195.00


SOLD

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

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

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

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

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

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

$45.00
SOLD

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

TIN OF MAYNARD TAPE PRIMERS

TIN OF MAYNARD TAPE PRIMERS

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

$350.00
Originally $450.00


SOLD

FINE CONDITION UNION ARTILLERY SHELL JACKET

FINE CONDITION UNION ARTILLERY SHELL JACKET

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

NON-EXCAVATED, FALSE EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR CROSSED SABERS INSIGNIA

NON-EXCAVATED, FALSE EMBROIDERED CIVIL WAR CROSSED SABERS INSIGNIA

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

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR VERMONT STATE SEAL BUTTONNERAL SERVICE BUTTON

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR VERMONT STATE SEAL BUTTON

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

$65.00
SOLD

EXCELLENT CONFEDERATE “CSA” GENERAL SERVICE BUTTON

EXCELLENT CONFEDERATE “CSA” GENERAL SERVICE BUTTON

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

CDV OF TOM THUMB’S WEDDING PARTY

CDV OF TOM THUMB’S WEDDING PARTY

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

$35.00
SOLD

RARE, EXCAVATED, CONFEDERATE 3” ARCHER BOLT

RARE, EXCAVATED, CONFEDERATE 3” ARCHER BOLT

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

POWDER BAG FOR 4.52” 12 POUNDER

POWDER BAG FOR 4.52” 12 POUNDER

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

$95.00
SOLD

RELIC US 12-PDR. IRON CANISTER BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC US 12-PDR. IRON CANISTER BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

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

$95.00
SOLD

TOMPION FOR THE PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD

TOMPION FOR THE PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD

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

$50.00
SOLD

DAUGHTERS OF LIBERTY MEDAL, 1907

DAUGHTERS OF LIBERTY MEDAL, 1907

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

$15.00
SOLD

SONS AND DAUGHTERS OF LIBERTY MEDAL, 1907

SONS AND DAUGHTERS OF LIBERTY MEDAL, 1907

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

$15.00
SOLD

G.A.R. PIKE’S PEAK REUNION COIN, 1905

G.A.R. PIKE’S PEAK REUNION COIN, 1905

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

$30.00
SOLD

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

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

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

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

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

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 »

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

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

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 »

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 »

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 »

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

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 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 »

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 »

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

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

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

UNION VETERAN LEGION MEDAL, 1895

UNION VETERAN LEGION MEDAL, 1895

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

$40.00
SOLD

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 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

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 »

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 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

FOLK ART BUNKER HILL COMMEMORATIVE WALL SHELF

FOLK ART BUNKER HILL COMMEMORATIVE WALL SHELF

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

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

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

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

COLT DRAGOON REVOLVER HOLSTER

COLT DRAGOON REVOLVER HOLSTER

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

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL CUFF BUTTON

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL CUFF BUTTON

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

MASONIC SLIPPER PIN

MASONIC SLIPPER PIN

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

$50.00
SOLD

EARLY 19TH CENTURY ROYAL DUBLIN VOLUNTEERS BUTTON

EARLY 19TH CENTURY ROYAL DUBLIN VOLUNTEERS BUTTON

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

$45.00
SOLD

MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE

MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE

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

$45.00
SOLD

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

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

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

$45.00
SOLD

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

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

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

THREE DOCUMENTS IDENTIFIED TO 29TH DIVISION WORLD WAR ONE OFFICER

THREE DOCUMENTS IDENTIFIED TO 29TH DIVISION WORLD WAR ONE OFFICER

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

$20.00
SOLD

SIGNED CDV OF 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

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

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 »

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 »

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 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

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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

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 »

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

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

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

PAINTED CANTEEN IDENTIFIED TO 20TH MAINE SOLDIER

PAINTED CANTEEN IDENTIFIED TO 20TH MAINE SOLDIER

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

REMINGTON-MAYNARD TAPE CONVERSION RIFLED-MUSKET

REMINGTON-MAYNARD TAPE CONVERSION RIFLED-MUSKET

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

$1,100.00
Originally $1,350.00


SOLD

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

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

SOUTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL BUTTON

SOUTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL BUTTON

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

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

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

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

$50.00
SOLD

MILLER MODEL 1861 .58 CALIBER CONVERSION

MILLER MODEL 1861 .58 CALIBER CONVERSION

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

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 »

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

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

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

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 »

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

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 »

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 »

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 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

US .58 CALIBER MINIE BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

US .58 CALIBER MINIE BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

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

$18.00
SOLD

SHELL FRAGMENT FOUND ON CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

SHELL FRAGMENT FOUND ON CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

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

$67.50
SOLD

EARLY COLT TYPE EAGLE POWDER FLASK

EARLY COLT TYPE EAGLE POWDER FLASK

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

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

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

Vol. VI.—No. 273. 16 pp. [177-192], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features story/portrait of “Lieutenant Worden, U.S.N., Commanding the… (490-865) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY DATED FEBRUARY 13, 1864 – MOBILE BLOCKADE; GETTYSBURG

HARPER’S WEEKLY DATED FEBRUARY 13, 1864 – MOBILE BLOCKADE; GETTYSBURG

Vol. VIII—No. 372. 16 pp. [97-112], 4 columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. The front cover features a glorious full page illustration of the Union blockade off Mobile,… (490-864) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY DATED JUNE 15, 1861 – COL. ELMER ELLSWORTH

HARPER’S WEEKLY DATED JUNE 15, 1861 – COL. ELMER ELLSWORTH

Vol. V—No. 253. 16pp., [369-384], with numerous illustrations. The front cover features a montage of three illustrations depicting the Marshall House in Alexandria, and the shooting scene in which… (868-39) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CIVIL WAR SHOULDER EPAULETTE

RELIC CIVIL WAR SHOULDER EPAULETTE

This is a single, excavated Civil War shoulder epaulette. Stamped brass. Recovered out of the Neuse River in front of Fort Spinola near New Bern, North Carolina. Since this piece was recovered from… (889-85) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

SHIPWRECK RECOVERED US BELT BUCKLE

SHIPWRECK RECOVERED US BELT BUCKLE

This relic is a “US” enlistedman’s belt buckle. Only the lead remains, the brass face and belt hooks deteriorated in the ocean long ago. This is a lesser example from this wreck site since there… (883-37) SOLD. Learn More »

SHIPWRECK RECOVERED US BELT BUCKLE

SHIPWRECK RECOVERED US BELT BUCKLE

This relic is a “US” enlistedman’s belt buckle. Only the lead remains, the brass face and belt hooks deteriorated in the ocean long ago. This is an excellent example from this wreck site since… (883-38) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED CONFEDERATE $500 BOND

FRAMED CONFEDERATE $500 BOND

Archivally framed Confederate bearer bond issued during the war to finance the Southern cause. Bond measures 12 3/4” x 13 1/4”, frame measures 16 ½” x 20 ½”. The bond is held with Archival… (173-2689) SOLD. Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $250.00


SOLD

FRAMED CONFEDERATE $1000 BOND

FRAMED CONFEDERATE $1000 BOND

Archivally framed Confederate bearer bond issued during the war to finance the Southern cause. Bond measures 13 3/4” x 12 ¼”, frame measures 17” x 21”. The bond is held with Archival Hinge… (173-2692) SOLD. Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $250.00


SOLD

FRAMED CONFEDERATE $500 BOND

FRAMED CONFEDERATE $500 BOND

Archivally framed Confederate bearer bond issued during the war to finance the Southern cause. Bond measures 12 5/8” x 13 3/4”, frame measures 17” x 21”. The bond is held with Archival Hinge… (173-2690) SOLD. Learn More »

$200.00
Originally $225.00


SOLD

<i>A MANUAL OF MILITARY SURGERY, PREPARED FOR USE OF THE CONFEDERATE ARMY</i>, ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON SAMPSON COX, ROCKBRIDGE ARTILLERY

A MANUAL OF MILITARY SURGERY, PREPARED FOR USE OF THE CONFEDERATE ARMY, ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON SAMPSON COX, ROCKBRIDGE ARTILLERY

Published By Order of the Surgeon-General. Printed by Ayres & Wade, Richmond: 1863. Front eps inscription in ink: “To Asst. Surgeon Sampson Cox, / Poages Batt. Artillery.” Wraps, with marbled… (801-544) SOLD. Learn More »

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

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

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

CITIZENS BANK OF LOUISIANA $1 NOTE

CITIZENS BANK OF LOUISIANA $1 NOTE

Undated, not numbered. Sailboat at center, President Fillmore at lower right, Sailor at wheel at lower left. Superb engraving by American Bank Note Co.  Excellent condition.  … (L14114) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE ADJUTANT & INSPECTOR’S GENERAL’S OFFICE—GENERAL ORDERS No. 59

CONFEDERATE ADJUTANT & INSPECTOR’S GENERAL’S OFFICE—GENERAL ORDERS No. 59

Dated “Richmond, July 8, 1863”. 1 pp., 5 x 8”. Exhibits foxing, while remaining entirely legible. Else VG. Contains five paragraph sections dealing with the commutations values of rations issued… (766-785) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE ADJUTANT / INSPECTOR’S GENERAL’S OFFICE GENERAL ORDER—No. 49 (CLOTHING OF DECEASED SOLDIERS)

CONFEDERATE ADJUTANT / INSPECTOR’S GENERAL’S OFFICE GENERAL ORDER—No. 49 (CLOTHING OF DECEASED SOLDIERS)

Dated “Richmond, April 23, 1863……By order of Samuel Cooper, Adjutant.” 1pp., 5 x 8”. Exhibits two horizontal fold lines and light chipping at the margin of the lower one. Also, foxing and… (766-784) SOLD. Learn More »

“W.H. SMITH / BROOKLYN” MARKED US DRAGOON BUCKLE

“W.H. SMITH / BROOKLYN” MARKED US DRAGOON BUCKLE

Nice example with oval “puppy paw” hooks on reverse. Stamping very good with some letters in “BROOKLYN” weak. Nice face with even, light patina. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (622-253) SOLD. Learn More »

$425.00
Originally $450.00


SOLD

NEW YORK MILITIA BUTTON

NEW YORK MILITIA BUTTON

Alberts NY28, Coat Size, Shows an Eagle with Shield in Center of Chart with “EXCELSIOR” below, VF+ condition, BM: Scovill MG Co/Waterbury. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (622-249) SOLD. Learn More »

$70.00
Originally $75.00


SOLD

MARINE CORPS “BOY MUSICIAN’S” SWORD BY W.H. HORSTMANN & SONS, PHILADELPHIA

MARINE CORPS “BOY MUSICIAN’S” SWORD BY W.H. HORSTMANN & SONS, PHILADELPHIA

Brass eagle head pommel sword with separately cast “D” shaped guard which protrudes from the eagle’s beak. Underside of guard is marked with “W.H. HORSTMANN / & SONS / MAKERS” in raised… (870-66) SOLD. Learn More »

HISTORIC 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 NURSING—STORIES OF HOSPITAL AND CAMP

CIVIL WAR NURSING—STORIES OF HOSPITAL AND CAMP

By Mrs. C.E. McKay. Published by Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger, Philadelphia: 1876. Front eps, owner book stamp: “R.A. Weaver”. 230 pp. In brown buckam, 7.5. x 5.25, w/gilt cover and spine… (897-76) SOLD. Learn More »

TWO BOYS IN THE CIVIL WAR AND AFTER / W.R HOUGHTON—M.B. HOUGHTON

TWO BOYS IN THE CIVIL WAR AND AFTER / W.R HOUGHTON—M.B. HOUGHTON

By M.B. Houghton. Published by Paragon Press, Montgomery, AL: 1912. Front eps, owner bookplate: “R.A. Weaver”. 242 pp., ills. In blue glazed cloth. Exhibits light wear at the extremities, w/front… (897-83) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR NAPKIN HOLDER

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR NAPKIN HOLDER

Napkin holder is painted green tin and features colorful images of the Jennie Wade House, Soldier’s National Monument, and the High Water Mark Monument. Measures approx. 1 ½” x 2 ½”. This is a… (362-739) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

This is a waist-up seated view of a young Confederate soldier wearing a light colored shell jacket with dark colored bib surrounded by buttons, and forage cap. Image is clear and has good… (302-54) SOLD. Learn More »

PATRIOTIC TOKEN, INDIAN-HEAD PENNIES & ENVELOPE – CIVIL WAR SOUVENIRS?

PATRIOTIC TOKEN, INDIAN-HEAD PENNIES & ENVELOPE – CIVIL WAR SOUVENIRS?

This group contains four Indian-head pennies, a patriotic token, and a letter envelope.  The envelope is post-Civil War (1868 or later), addressed to New York state, was postmarked in New Orleans,… (526-65) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

US MODEL 1816 FLINTLOCK MUSKET MADE BY HARPERS FERRY ARMORY

US MODEL 1816 FLINTLOCK MUSKET MADE BY HARPERS FERRY ARMORY

Dated on lock 1828. Original flint. Lockplate marked with small eagle over a small “US” forward of hammer. Rear of lockplate marked “HARPERS / FERRY/ 1828”. Very fine condition overall.… (302-56) SOLD. Learn More »

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

Measures 8 ½” x 3 ¼”. Pre-printed First National Bank of Gettysburg business check issued to the Gettysburg Ice and Storage Co. Engraving of the bank at left. Filled out in ink. Check# 6767 is… (L15274) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

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

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is an original Civil War percussion cap pouch. The leather throughout the box is flexible and allows the flaps to open. Major cracking to surface finish on outer flap. The outer flap has no tears… (490-1026) SOLD. Learn More »

M1850 IMPORT SWORD WITH SCABBARD PRESENTED TO OFFICER IN 26TH NEW YORK

M1850 IMPORT SWORD WITH SCABBARD PRESENTED TO OFFICER IN 26TH NEW YORK

The handsome, slightly curved steel blade measures 32” long, 1” width, and a 26” long unstopped fuller. The narrow fuller is 23”. Blade is clean but exhibits large areas of darker spotting. … (172-4330) SOLD. Learn More »

VERMONT STATE SEAL BUTTON

VERMONT STATE SEAL BUTTON

Alberts VT9. Coat Size, VF Condition, BM: Scovill MF’G CO/Waterbury (rmdc). ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (622-201) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
Originally $65.00


SOLD

RAILROAD RECEIPT SIGNED BY CONFEDERATE GENERAL JAMES L.  KEMPER

RAILROAD RECEIPT SIGNED BY CONFEDERATE GENERAL JAMES L. KEMPER

Receipt from the Virginia Midland Railway Company is dated August 15, 1883. It is for transporting furniture from Alexandria to Orange and is signed, “J.L. Kemper”. Receipt measures 4” x 7… (846-20) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF ISAAC D. KNIGHT, 91ST PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF ISAAC D. KNIGHT, 91ST PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

Oval image on trimmed 5 3/8” x 7” mount. Excellent condition. 2/3 length standing view wearing double breasted frock coat, officer’s sash, belt with rectangular buckle, and sword. Medical… (465-311) SOLD. Learn More »

FULL STANDING CDV OF NEW YORK CAVALRYMAN

FULL STANDING CDV OF NEW YORK CAVALRYMAN

Nice clean view of a very young cavalryman wearing a dark cavalry shell jacket with light trousers. At his waist is a cavalry belt rig complete with shoulder support strap and rectangular eagle belt… (889-134) SOLD. Learn More »

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 »

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

U. S. SPRINGFIELD M1863 TYPE I MUSKET DATED 1863, WITH BAYONET

U. S. SPRINGFIELD M1863 TYPE I MUSKET DATED 1863, WITH BAYONET

This Civil War longarm is a .58 caliber Springfield Model 1863, Type 1, single-shot muzzleloader in complete, original condition. The Springfield M1863 Type 1 musket was a government arsenal product… (904-01) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA BEER / ALE BOTTLE, CIRCA 1850-1870

CIVIL WAR ERA BEER / ALE BOTTLE, CIRCA 1850-1870

A nice example of a classic Civil War era black glass beer or ale bottle imported in large numbers from England by businesses of both the northern and southern states.  … (14-1751) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA SHULTZ WHISKEY BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA SHULTZ WHISKEY BOTTLE

Dark brown glass bottle measures 11 ¼ inches tall, base is 3 inches wide. Glass was blown and made using the three piece mold construction. Underside of bottle is embossed with the maker’s name,… (883-186) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR BLACK GLASS BEER/WHISKEY BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR BLACK GLASS BEER/WHISKEY BOTTLE

Found in the greater Richmond, VA area, bottle is a very nice excavated typical Civil War period “black glass” beer/whiskey bottle. Measures 10” x 3 ½”.  Open tubular pontil mark. Very dark… (883-190) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

US M1840 ARTILLERY SABER

US M1840 ARTILLERY SABER

Maker mark: “Ames Mfg. C_ / Chicopee/Mass.”; inspector mark: “U.S. / J.H. / 1864”. Bright and brilliant, ding-free blade measuring 32” in length, 1.25” at base. Washer present. Brass hilt,… (172-3064) SOLD. Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION SOLDIER

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION SOLDIER

This is a 1/6 plate tintype of a Union soldier wearing a kepi, a nine-button frock coat, and a vest. The photo is clear with good contrast. The man’s cheeks have been tinted. The image comes with a… (889-123) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CAP BOX AND CARTRIDGE BOX RECOVERED ON LOCUST HILL BATTLEFIELD

RELIC CAP BOX AND CARTRIDGE BOX RECOVERED ON LOCUST HILL BATTLEFIELD

Small group of items purchased from an estate auction in Charles Town, West Virginia in 1987. The tags with the items state that they were picked up on the battlefield of Locust Hill which was the… (355-38) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

Twelve- sided aqua colored bottle measures 5” high and 1 ½” at the base. Bottle is in very good condition with no chips or cracks.  Bubbles in the glass are naturally present from the hand blown… (883-07) SOLD. Learn More »

$27.50
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

Twelve- sided aqua colored bottle measures 4 ¼” high and 1 ¼” at the base. Bottle is in very good condition with no cracks or chips.  Bubbles in the glass are naturally present from the hand… (883-09) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

Twelve- sided aqua colored bottle measures 5” high and 1 ½” at the base. Bottle is in very good condition with no cracks and just slight chips on the lip.  Bubbles in the glass are naturally… (883-195) SOLD. Learn More »

$27.50
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA MEDICINE BOTTLE

Aqua colored bottle measures 4 ¼” high and 1 ¼” at the base. Bottle is in very good condition with no cracks or chips.  Bubbles in the glass are naturally present from the hand blown process.… (883-08) SOLD. Learn More »

$27.50
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA GLASS GRADUATED MEASURING CUP

CIVIL WAR ERA GLASS GRADUATED MEASURING CUP

Apothecary graduated measuring cup / beaker with large numbers. A really nice example with thick glass and polished pontil. Perfect condition.  [ws] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (179-713) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

.58 CALIBER GARDINER EXPLOSIVE BULLET FOUND ALONG ROCK CREEK, GETTYSBURG

.58 CALIBER GARDINER EXPLOSIVE BULLET FOUND ALONG ROCK CREEK, GETTYSBURG

This is a .58 caliber Gardiner explosive bullet. Samuel Gardiner received patent #40,468 on November 23, 1863 for his exploding bullet or “musket shell.”  This bullet has several distinctive… (458-233) SOLD. Learn More »

.69 CALIBER NESLER BULLET RECOVERED ON OAK RIDGE AT GETTYSBURG

.69 CALIBER NESLER BULLET RECOVERED ON OAK RIDGE AT GETTYSBURG

This bullet is a .69 caliber Nesler. It is a solid ball with one deep groove and a round nose.  For use in rifled and smoothbore muskets, these so-called “shotgun slugs” were cast in Raleigh,… (173-3109) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” BUTTON RECOVERED ON BARLOW’S KNOLL AT GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” BUTTON RECOVERED ON BARLOW’S KNOLL AT GETTYSBURG

This button was recovered on Barlow’s Knoll on the field of the 1st day’s fighting north of town. Backmark: "E.M.L&C./Richmond. VA." Minor push to face. Complete with shank. This particular… (173-3199) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC US/CS 4.52-INCH 12-PDR. SPHERICAL SHOT

RELIC US/CS 4.52-INCH 12-PDR. SPHERICAL SHOT

Here is an original 4.52” solid shot. Used by both sides. Shot rounds such as this were usually fired to ricochet from one target to another causing extensive damage. This ball is rusted and pitted… (727-134) SOLD. Learn More »

EPAULETTES ID’D TO CAPTAIN DALLAS CADWALLANDER IRISH, 13TH INFANTRY, U.S. ARMY

EPAULETTES ID’D TO CAPTAIN DALLAS CADWALLANDER IRISH, 13TH INFANTRY, U.S. ARMY

The body of the epaulettes are made of a gold ribbed material that is clean and free of snags or tears. The body has a border of thick gold twisted bullion that is flanked on both the inside and… (344-2420) SOLD. Learn More »

FANTASTIC CONDITIONED IMPORTED MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICERS SWORD – PRESENTED TO 1870’s US MARINE OFFICER

FANTASTIC CONDITIONED IMPORTED MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICERS SWORD – PRESENTED TO 1870’s US MARINE OFFICER

The blade on this sword is in spectacular condition. It is bright and clean with frosty etching and at some point was nickel plated. The true edge is free of nicks. The blade meas. approx. 29.00… (870-55) SOLD. Learn More »

GROUP OF MISCELLANEOUS RELICS RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

GROUP OF MISCELLANEOUS RELICS RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

Recovered at South Mountain Farm along the Confederate retreat route west of Gettysburg.  [AJ] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (R21182) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

BURNSIDE CARBINE BULLET AND SHELL CASING RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

BURNSIDE CARBINE BULLET AND SHELL CASING RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

Recovered at South Mountain Farm along the Confederate retreat route west of Gettysburg.  [AJ] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (R21188) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

BRITISH P1853 ENFIELD NIPPLE PROTECTOR RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

BRITISH P1853 ENFIELD NIPPLE PROTECTOR RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

Recovered at South Mountain Farm along the Confederate retreat route west of Gettysburg.  [AJ] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (R21187) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

GROUP MISCELLANEOUS FIRED BULLETS RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

GROUP MISCELLANEOUS FIRED BULLETS RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

Recovered at South Mountain Farm along the Confederate retreat route west of Gettysburg.  [AJ] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (R21186) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS .58 CALIBER GARDNER PATENT BULLET  RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

CS .58 CALIBER GARDNER PATENT BULLET RECOVERED NEAR GETTYSBURG

Recovered at South Mountain Farm along the Confederate retreat route west of Gettysburg.  [AJ] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (R21184) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

RELIC C.S. FRICTION PRIMER FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC C.S. FRICTION PRIMER FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated friction primer. It is unused and complete. The brass is strong and the priming wire is intact. Nice brown/green patina. Recovered in the 1960s, near C.S. artillery position west… (R22080) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a .58 caliber, 3-groove “minie” that was fired and struck a tree. Remaining portion of wood is only slightly larger than the bullet itself. Remaining wood is solid. Recovered in the 1960s,… (R22077) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

RELIC BAYONET SCABBARD TIP FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC BAYONET SCABBARD TIP FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated brass bayonet scabbard tip. The brass has a nice brown patina. This piece was recovered in the 1960s from the woods between Devil’s Den and Big Round Top.  This relic was once part of the… (R22097) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

EARLY AMERICAN PRESSED GLASS WATER PITCHER

EARLY AMERICAN PRESSED GLASS WATER PITCHER

Antique glass pitcher with large diamond pattern design with applied handle. In excellent condition. Pitcher measures 9 ½” x 6”. Excellent condition. … (179-722) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US/CS .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL IN WOOD – GETTYSBURG

US/CS .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL IN WOOD – GETTYSBURG

This is a .58 caliber, 3-groove Williams “cleaner” type I bullet that was fired and struck a tree, with the profile of the ball visible. Bullet has been glued in place to keep it from separating… (R22063) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

RELIC WIPER FOR EARLY MUSKET

RELIC WIPER FOR EARLY MUSKET

This is an excavated appendage for a musket.  This is a wiper and resembles a double cork screw. In use this was screwed onto the threaded end of the ramrod and used to remove cartridge paper and… (883-241) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

RELIC RICHMOND GUN TOOL

RELIC RICHMOND GUN TOOL

This is an excavated gun tool for a Confederate musket or carbine.  A single screw driver blade is riveted to a box-wrench. This was always a single-bladed screw driver (not broken) and may have been… (883-336) SOLD. Learn More »

$48.00
SOLD

RELIC BURNSIDE CARBINE TOOL

RELIC BURNSIDE CARBINE TOOL

This is an excavated gun tool for the Burnside carbine.  Two screw driver blades and a wrench. The wrench socket sits perpendicular to the rest of the tool. Iron is pitted, but has been well… (883-332) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

RARE EARLY AMES MODEL 1840 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER WITH SCABBARD

RARE EARLY AMES MODEL 1840 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER WITH SCABBARD

This specimen is a rarely encountered Model 1840 Civil War cavalry officer’s saber complete with steel scabbard and manufactured by Nathan P. Ames. This M-1840 cavalry saber is an excellent original… (172-4276) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR METAL TRAY

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR METAL TRAY

Tray features engravings of the Jennie Wade House, Devil’s Den, and the Pennsylvania State Monument in Gettysburg, surrounded by a floral border. Tray measures 5 ½” across. Reverse has a… (362-731) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR METAL TRAY

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR METAL TRAY

Tray features engravings of the High Water Mark, Jennie Wade House, Devil’s Den, General Lee’s Headquarters, and the Pennsylvania State Monument in Gettysburg, surrounded by a floral border. Tray… (362-730) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

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 »

ANNALS OF THE ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND

ANNALS OF THE ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND

By John Fitch. J. B. Lippencott & Co., Philadelphia: 1864. 6th edition. Front eps, owner stamp: “R.A. Weaver”. 716 pp., ills. In green blind-stamped cloth, 9 x 6.25”, w/gilt cover and spine… (897-69) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 1, 1862 - BATTLE OF PERRYVILLE/CSS ALABAMA

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 1, 1862 - BATTLE OF PERRYVILLE/CSS ALABAMA

Vol. VI—No. 305. 16 pp. [689-704], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features split level illustrations of “The Town of Perryville, Kentucky, Scene of… (344-2147) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 15, 1862 – BURNSIDE HATTERAS EXPEDITION

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 15, 1862 – BURNSIDE HATTERAS EXPEDITION

Vol. VI—No. 268. 16 pp. [97-112], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features a panoramic harbor view of “The “Nashville” [CSS] and the… (344-2145) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 6, 1862 – GENERAL BANKS

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 6, 1862 – GENERAL BANKS

Vol. VI—No. 310. 16 pp., [769-784], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait length illustration of Major-General Nathaniel Banks. Interior… (344-2154) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, AUGUST 16, 1862 – MARTIN VAN BUREN/ PENINSULA CAMPAIGN

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, AUGUST 16, 1862 – MARTIN VAN BUREN/ PENINSULA CAMPAIGN

Vol. VI—No. 293. 16 pp. [497-512], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations, and cartoons. Front cover features full page portrait of “The Late Martin Van Buren, Ex-President of the… (344-2144) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

US CAP BOX WITH VERBAL ID TO 11TH MICHIGAN SOLDIER

US CAP BOX WITH VERBAL ID TO 11TH MICHIGAN SOLDIER

Leather US cap box in good condition with maker mark. The leather on the box is supple but also shows signs of heavy use such as creasing on the tab, heavy wear on the belt loops and an overall light… (355-26) SOLD. Learn More »

HISTORIC RECORDS OF THE FIFTH NEW YORK CAVALRY, FIRST IRA HARRIS GUARD

HISTORIC RECORDS OF THE FIFTH NEW YORK CAVALRY, FIRST IRA HARRIS GUARD

By Rev. Louis N. Boudrye, Chaplain of the Regiment. Published by S.R. Gray, Albany, NY: 1865. 358 pp., ills. In green glazed cloth, 7.5 x 5”, w/gilt cover and spine lettering. Exhibits light wear at… (344-2416) SOLD. Learn More »

BELLE BOYD IN CAMP AND PRISON, WRITTEN BY HERSELF

BELLE BOYD IN CAMP AND PRISON, WRITTEN BY HERSELF

Published by Blelock & Company, New York: 1865. Front Edition. Front eps owner plate: “R. A. Weaver”. First edition. 464 pp. Handsomely Rebound [ca 1970] in black glazed cloth, 7.5 x 5.25”,… (897-35) SOLD. Learn More »

RECORD OF THE 116TH OHIO INFANTRY VOLUNTEERS

RECORD OF THE 116TH OHIO INFANTRY VOLUNTEERS

By Thos. F. Wildes. Published by Il F. Mack & Bro., Sandusky, OH: 1884. Front eps, owner’s bookplate—“R.A. Weaver”. 364 pp., regimental roster. Brown brown-stamped glazed cloth, 9.5 x… (897-39) SOLD. Learn More »

PAIR OF INFANTRY MAJOR SHOULDER BOARDS

PAIR OF INFANTRY MAJOR SHOULDER BOARDS

This is a pair of boards for an Infantry Major. Each board has a triple border made up of a repetitive pattern of four strands of bright bullion followed by one of dead bullion. The border is also… (172-4327) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY BOTTLE, CIRCA 1858-1870

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY BOTTLE, CIRCA 1858-1870

A classic example of a Civil War era whiskey bottle. Green in color. Unembossed examples like this one are often found at Civil War sites. A wide range of colors can be found.  Stands 11 ½” tall… (14-1778) SOLD. Learn More »

$28.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY BOTTLE, CIRCA 1858-1870

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY BOTTLE, CIRCA 1858-1870

A classic example of a Civil War era whiskey bottle. Amber color. Unembossed examples like this one are often found at Civil War sites. A wide range of colors can be found.  Stands 11” tall and… (14-1772) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA BEER/ALE BOTTLE, CIRCA 1850-1870

CIVIL WAR ERA BEER/ALE BOTTLE, CIRCA 1850-1870

A nice example of a classic Civil War era black glass beer or ale bottle imported in large numbers from England by businesses of both the Northern and Southern states.  Stands 8 1/4” tall and… (14-1745) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US CAVALRY CUFF BUTTON

US CAVALRY CUFF BUTTON

Non-dug Eagle “C” button. Coat size. Dark bronze color to button overall. Moderate tarnish on face; spread-winged eagle with Non-dug Eagle “C” button. Cuff size. Nice bright face;… (127-1948) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

FEDERAL ENGINEER CUFF BUTTON

FEDERAL ENGINEER CUFF BUTTON

This button depicts an eagle with banner with motto, "Essayons", fortifications, and a rising sun. Intended for officers of the Engineer Corps.  The backmark reads: "WATERBURY BUTTON CO. / (star)",… (286-249) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

FRENCH CHASSEUR COAT BUTTON

FRENCH CHASSEUR COAT BUTTON

This is a non-dug, one-piece French Chasseur button made of white metal by Henry et Antione Cordier of Paris, France.  Button depicts a central eagle, surrounded by 13 stars.  The French produced… (M24191) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG STEREOVIEW – “THE BLOODY ANGLE”

GETTYSBURG STEREOVIEW – “THE BLOODY ANGLE”

Brown mount. Image is of two men seated in the grass next to the 72nd Pennsylvania Monument near the Angle at Gettysburg. In the distance is the 71st Pennsylvania, behind which is tree which grows as… (P13607) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

POSTCARD -- EAST CEMETERY HILL, GETTYSBURG

POSTCARD -- EAST CEMETERY HILL, GETTYSBURG

Black and white postcard looking over East Cemetery Hill. Addressed and cancelled, one-cent stamp; postmarked Gettysburg. “Raphael Tuck & Sons Post Card Series No. 1025. “GETTYSBURG, Pa.””… (P13557) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

POSTCARD -- 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 »

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

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 »

$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

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

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

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $5 NOTE

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $5 NOTE

Farmers & Exchange Bank, Charleston, South Carolina. $5 note, serial number 436, featuring a wagon. Dated 4/22/1861. Excellent condition.   [LD] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (622-325) SOLD. Learn More »

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $10 NOTE

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $10 NOTE

Farmers & Exchange Bank, Charleston, South Carolina. $10 note, serial number 208, featuring a clipper ship. Dated 12/5/1853. Fine condition. Circular ‘PAID’ stamp at lower right. Several… (622-324) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

FARMERS & MERCHANTS BANK, MARYLAND, $1 NOTE

FARMERS & MERCHANTS BANK, MARYLAND, $1 NOTE

Farmers & Merchants, Greensborough, Maryland. $1 note, serial number 3292, featuring wild horses. Dated 8/15/1862. VF condition, minor soiling around edges.  … (622-323) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $20 NOTE

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $20 NOTE

Farmers & Exchange Bank, Charleston, South Carolina. $20 note, serial number 587. Dated 1/2/1854. VF condition. Several scattered pinholes. [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (622-322) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $50 NOTE

FARMERS & EXCHANGE BANK, CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA $50 NOTE

Farmers & Exchange Bank, Charleston, South Carolina. $50 note, serial number 220. Dated 8/4/1853. VF condition. Numerous pinholes at center. [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (622-321) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $10 NOTE

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $10 NOTE

Dated June 1st, 1860. Number 765. Excellent condition; handful of pinholes. [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (622-318) SOLD. Learn More »

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $20 NOTE

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $20 NOTE

Dated June 1st, 1860. Number 1619. Very fine condition; handful of pinholes. One small spot of foxing at upper left.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (622-316) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $20 NOTE

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $20 NOTE

Dated June 1st, 1860. Number 529. Excellent condition; handful of pinholes.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (622-315) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $100 NOTE

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $100 NOTE

Dated June 1st, 1860. Number 301. Excellent condition; handful of pinholes.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (622-312) SOLD. Learn More »

MINERS AND PLANTERS BANK, NORTH CAROLINA $10 NOTE

MINERS AND PLANTERS BANK, NORTH CAROLINA $10 NOTE

Miners and Planters Bank, North Carolina. $10 note, serial number 1526, featuring miners and planters. Dated 5/1/1860. VF condition. Numerous scattered pinholes. … (622-311) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR FLAP HOLSTER FOR ARMY REVOLVERS

CIVIL WAR FLAP HOLSTER FOR ARMY REVOLVERS

Hard to find, this black leather accoutrement is an original, Civil War belt flap holster popular during the War. Holster was made to accommodate the Colt M1860 Army revolver and fits the M1851 Navy… (172-4303) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC SECTION OF US MODEL 1840 NCO OR MUSICIAN SWORD

RELIC SECTION OF US MODEL 1840 NCO OR MUSICIAN SWORD

This relic is a cut down Model 1840 NCO or Musician sword and consists of 15.50 inches of the blade and the brass grip. The blade is dark with surface rust and moderate pitting. There is also some… (819-44) SOLD. Learn More »

ALLEN & THURBER DOUBLE-ACTION BAR HAMMER PEPPERBOX REVOLVER

ALLEN & THURBER DOUBLE-ACTION BAR HAMMER PEPPERBOX REVOLVER

This percussion, six-shot, double-action bar hammer pocket pistol is a beautiful “pepperbox-style” specimen produced by the Allen & Thurber firm of Worcester, Massachusetts between 1845 and… (31-1543) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC M-1841 MUSKET TOOL FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC M-1841 MUSKET TOOL FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated M-1841 combination gun tool. Heavily rusted and uncoated. Solid with no flaking. Recovered in the 1960s, in woods east of Devil’s Den on Second Days’ Battlefield at… (R22116) SOLD. Learn More »

$29.50
SOLD

RELIC M-1855/61 MUSKET TOOL FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC M-1855/61 MUSKET TOOL FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated M-1855/61 combination gun tool. Heavily rusted and uncoated. Solid with no flaking. Recovered in the 1960s, in woods east of Devil’s Den on Second Days’ Battlefield at… (R22132) SOLD. Learn More »

$37.50
SOLD

BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a .58 caliber, 3-groove “minie” that was fired and struck a tree, with the profile of the ball visible. Remaining portion of wood is approximately 3” long x 1 3/4” wide. Remaining wood… (R22066) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CS 12-PDR. CANISTER BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC CS 12-PDR. CANISTER BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated iron canister ball. It is 1 ½” in diameter which suggests it probably was fired from a 12-pounder Napoleon cannon. Heavily rusted and uncoated. Solid with moderate pitting.… (R22120) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

VINTAGE CAMEO BROOCH

VINTAGE CAMEO BROOCH

This lovely cameo features the image of a goddess on a gold mount, which has a beautiful scrollwork border. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and fully function. There is a ring at the top… (344-2626) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV YOUNG HUNTER WITH THE DAY’S CATCH AND HIS FAITHFUL COMPANION

CDV YOUNG HUNTER WITH THE DAY’S CATCH AND HIS FAITHFUL COMPANION

Full length view of a young boy posed with his hunting rifle in one hand, proudly displaying a bird of some sort and a rabbit that he recently dispatched. In the other hand he holds a chain leash for… (894-136) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR ONE MODEL 1917 HELMET WITH 78TH DIVISION INSIGNIA

WORLD WAR ONE MODEL 1917 HELMET WITH 78TH DIVISION INSIGNIA

American made helmet with OD green shell in good condition with light sand finish. Side of helmet has red half circle with a white lightning bolt which is the insignia of the 78th US Infantry… (825-06) SOLD. Learn More »

17TH PA CAVALRY HISTORY & ROSTER

17TH PA CAVALRY HISTORY & ROSTER

This is a hardcover book entitled, “The Roll of Honor of the 17th Penn’s Cavalry.” Published in 1865. Approximately 4 ½” x 7”. Eighty-eight pages with the first 18 pages detailing the… (516-33) SOLD. Learn More »

MILITARY RECORD OF LOUSIANA; INCLLUDING BIOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL PAPERS RELATING TO THE MILITARY ORGANZIATIONS OF THE STATE

MILITARY RECORD OF LOUSIANA; INCLLUDING BIOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL PAPERS RELATING TO THE MILITARY ORGANZIATIONS OF THE STATE

By Napier Bartlett. Published by L. Graham & Co., New Orleans, LA: 1875. Ex-lib. In half Russian lea. w/lea. corners, black glazed cloth, 9 x 6.125”, w/ marbled eps, raised bands & gilt… (344-2140) SOLD. Learn More »

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

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 »

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 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

IMPORT BARREL RECOVERED FROM BULL RUN / MANASSAS

IMPORT BARREL RECOVERED FROM BULL RUN / MANASSAS

Relic is a 45-inch straight barrel from an imported rifle.  Front sight and bayonet lug are still attached. Light rust and pitting is present all over.   [sm] Length of item will require shipment in… (819-49) SOLD. Learn More »

IVORY TOP CANE

IVORY TOP CANE

Vintage cane is made of wood which has been stained a dark brown color. Top of cane has an ivory handle. Tip of cane is made of bone. Cane measures 36” long. Wood has some light scuffs and… (344-3228) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

HAND & BALL TOP WOODEN CANE

HAND & BALL TOP WOODEN CANE

Vintage cane is made of wood which has been stained dark brown. Handle of cane is carved in the shape of a hand grasping a ball. Cane measures 35” long. Wood has a few light scuffs, but is in very… (344-3227) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

18” x 14” matted display, numbered 9 of 34, is ready for framing. It features a large star on a field of blue along with a section of red/white fabric from a large US 34 star barracks flag that… (M25266) SOLD. Learn More »

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

18” x 14” matted display, numbered 12 of 34, is ready for framing. It features a large star on a field of blue along with a section of red/white fabric from a large US 34 star barracks flag that… (M25265) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC COOK & BROTHERS SABER BAYONET

RELIC COOK & BROTHERS SABER BAYONET

This is a “battlefield pick up” condition Confederate saber bayonet. Overall length is 27 ¼”. Blade measures 22 ½”, has a fuller and has several nicks in the blade. The iron is dark brown… (172-4154) SOLD. Learn More »

SOLDIER’S & SAILOR’S MONUMENT DEDICATION BADGE, 1900

SOLDIER’S & SAILOR’S MONUMENT DEDICATION BADGE, 1900

A brass, two-piece badge commemorating the dedication of the Soldier’s and Sailor’s Monument in Easton, PA, May 10, 1900. The top piece, which has a pin soldered to the back, is in the shape of an… (344-2436) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

ARTILLERY WOODEN SPONGEHEAD RAMMER

ARTILLERY WOODEN SPONGEHEAD RAMMER

This is the spongehead that would have been attached to the rammer for use with artillery pieces. Measures approx. 4” long x 2” at base x 2 ½” at  top. Wood is solid. The wood around the top… (137-15) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

ALBUMEN PHOTO OF OFFICERS IN CAMP

ALBUMEN PHOTO OF OFFICERS IN CAMP

This is an albumen photograph of five officers seated in front of a tent. Mount measures 13 ¼’ x 10 ¼” and the actual image measures 9” x 6”.  The five officers are seated under a fly that… (450-135) SOLD. Learn More »

CIRCA 18TH-19TH CENTURY ANTIQUE GERMAN WESTERWALD POTTERY / STONEWARE JUG

CIRCA 18TH-19TH CENTURY ANTIQUE GERMAN WESTERWALD POTTERY / STONEWARE JUG

Westerwald pottery or stoneware is a distinctive type of salt glazed, grey pottery from the Höhr-Grenzhausen and Ransbach-Baumbach area of Westerwaldkreis in Rheinland, Germany. It is known as… (734-29) SOLD. Learn More »

SECTION OF US SCHENKL SHELL RECOVERED NEAR FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA

SECTION OF US SCHENKL SHELL RECOVERED NEAR FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA

This section of shell is the bottom conical shaped portion of a US 3-inch Schenkl shell. Section meas. approx. 6.00 inches long. Surfaces are uncleaned and there is some minor chipping. Fairfield… (R22522) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

RARE M1860 SPENCER NAVY RIFLE – SERIAL NUMBER 59

RARE M1860 SPENCER NAVY RIFLE – SERIAL NUMBER 59

This original Civil War longarm is a Model 1860 Spencer repeating rifle as purchased by the US Navy and represents the first Spencer of any type purchased by the United States. In very good original… (490-1037) SOLD. Learn More »

ARTILLERY HAT CORD

ARTILLERY HAT CORD

Woven wool enlisted hat cord with 2 ½” tassels. Originally meant for the Hardee/Jeff Davis hat, but was worn with just about any slouch hat, Union or Confederate. Red for Artillery service. Perfect… (172-4322) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

INFANTRY HAT CORD

INFANTRY HAT CORD

Woven wool enlisted hat cord with 2-inch tassels. Originally meant for the Hardee/Jeff Davis hat, but was worn with just about any slouch hat, Union or Confederate. Blue for Infantry service. Very… (172-4323) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF HUNTING DOG

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF HUNTING DOG

This is a full standing view of a hunting dog. Image is clear with good contrast. Some light oxidation has occurred. Image comes housed in full pressed paper case, which is in good condition, but has… (894-32) SOLD. Learn More »

FANTASTIC INSCRIBED CONFEDERATE CANTEEN CAPTURED AT ATLANTA

FANTASTIC INSCRIBED CONFEDERATE CANTEEN CAPTURED AT ATLANTA

Wonderful conditioned spherical wood canteen complete with both iron retaining bands, all three sling keepers and tin lined bunghole. There is no cork or sling. The two wood side panels are very clean… (355-29) SOLD. Learn More »

WONDERFUL GROUPING OF ARTIFACTS BELONGING TO CAPTAIN WILLIAM DUNCAN, COMPANY K, 15TH ILLINOIS CAVALRY – “HOOKER’S ESCORT” DURING THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR!

WONDERFUL GROUPING OF ARTIFACTS BELONGING TO CAPTAIN WILLIAM DUNCAN, COMPANY K, 15TH ILLINOIS CAVALRY – “HOOKER’S ESCORT” DURING THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR!

The main object in the grouping is a Smith and Wesson Number 2 Army  Revolver .32 caliber. This model was the first revolver produced by Smith & Wesson larger than a .22 caliber. Manufactured… (600-05) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1861 BRIDESBURG CONTRACT MUSKET, DATED 1863

MODEL 1861 BRIDESBURG CONTRACT MUSKET, DATED 1863

This Model 1861, .58 caliber, percussion rifle-musket, dated 1863, is in complete, fine condition. Produced at the Alfred Jenks & Co facility in Bridesburg, PA. The 40” long barrel exhibits just… (362-776) SOLD. Learn More »

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

MAKER MARKED U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

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

STATE OF GEORGIA MERCHANTS AND PLANTERS BANK $1 NOTE

STATE OF GEORGIA MERCHANTS AND PLANTERS BANK $1 NOTE

Serial number 919; dated June 1st, 1859. Pair of red overlays, “ONE”. Excellent condition.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (622-308) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

CABINET CARD OF WHITE AND BLACK CAT

CABINET CARD OF WHITE AND BLACK CAT

Full length side view of reclining white cat with dark spots. Overall very good condition; minor soiling / wear along edges & corners.  BM: Ellinwood, Manchester, NH.  … (894-74) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

VINTAGE CAMEO BROOCH

VINTAGE CAMEO BROOCH

This lovely cameo features the image of a goddess on a gold mount, which has a decorative twisted border. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and fully function. Measures approx. 1 ¼” x 1… (344-2672) SOLD. Learn More »

VINTAGE CAMEO BROOCH

VINTAGE CAMEO BROOCH

This lovely cameo features the image of a goddess who is wearing a diamond pendant. Cameo is on a gold mount which has a beautiful scrollwork border. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and… (344-2625) SOLD. Learn More »

M1861 BRIDESBURG CONTRACT RIFLE-MUSKET WITH THE NEEDHAM CONVERSION TO A BREECHLOADING SYSTEM

M1861 BRIDESBURG CONTRACT RIFLE-MUSKET WITH THE NEEDHAM CONVERSION TO A BREECHLOADING SYSTEM

This is a Model 1861 Bridesburg Contract rifle-musket with a Needham conversion system in good original condition. Before its alteration from percussion to a .58 caliber breechloading centerfire… (172-4259) SOLD. Learn More »

THREE-SCREW M1860 ARMY COLT REVOLVER

THREE-SCREW M1860 ARMY COLT REVOLVER

A cap and ball percussion sidearm, this specimen is a complete Civil War Colt Model 1860 Army revolver in exceptional original condition. In production from 1860 through 1873, these handguns were the… (31-1555) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

Four sided, aqua colored cathedral style bottle measures 9” high and 2” at the base. Each side has a beautifully embossed design. This is one of the most typical bottles found in civil war trash… (14-1808) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CLARKE & WHITE MINERAL WATER BOTTLE

CLARKE & WHITE MINERAL WATER BOTTLE

Saratoga Springs was home to over 100 natural springs, and was renowned for the therapeutic mineral water. Embossed, :”CLARK & WHITE ‘C’ NEW YORK”. This company successfully marketed… (883-311) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

MILLVILLE ATMOSPHERIC FRUIT JAR

MILLVILLE ATMOSPHERIC FRUIT JAR

Fruit jar produced by Whitall, Tatum & Company of Millville, New Jersey. This jar was produced in various sizes, this being a 48 ounce size. Has “WHITALL’S PATENT JUNE 18TH 1861” in raised… (M25293) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

C1850 FLINT GLASS DECANTER

C1850 FLINT GLASS DECANTER

Very heavy flint glass decanter with cut panels at shoulder. Polished pontil. Type of decanter used in bars and travelling sets. Measures 5” tall, base 2 ¼” in diameter. … (179-723) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

C1860 MCKINNEY PHILADELPHIA SODA BOTTLE FOUND AT COLD HARBOR, VA

C1860 MCKINNEY PHILADELPHIA SODA BOTTLE FOUND AT COLD HARBOR, VA

Embossed “F. MCKINNEY F PHILADA”; back side with a large “F”. Blob top soda bottle from the Civil War era. Perfect condition, with some inside stains. … (M25299) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CDV OF JEFFERSON DAVIS FLEEING

CDV OF JEFFERSON DAVIS FLEEING

CDV is a humorous cartoon caricature of the capture of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Cartoons such as this ran in Northern newspapers based on the false rumor that Davis was captured wearing… (344-2705) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CDV OF THE ARREST OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV OF THE ARREST OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV is a humorous cartoon caricature of the capture of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Cartoons such as this ran in Northern newspapers based on the false rumor that Davis was captured wearing… (344-2737) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CDV OF THE ESCAPE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV OF THE ESCAPE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV is a humorous cartoon caricature of the capture of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Cartoons such as this ran in Northern newspapers based on the false rumor that Davis was captured wearing… (344-2754) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

PENCIL SKETCH OF SOLDIER’S TENT

PENCIL SKETCH OF SOLDIER’S TENT

This approximately 7” x 9” sheet of paper has two pencil sketches. These illustrate the inside and outside of one soldier’s quarters…a wall tent with a log and barrel chimney built into one… (344-2874) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

$500 CONFEDERATE BOND, UNISSUED

$500 CONFEDERATE BOND, UNISSUED

Bond features an image of a landscape scene on the top left, and is numbered 186. Note declares, “$500 SIX PERXCENT NON TAXABLE CERTIFICATE. By Authority of the 14th Section of an Act of Congress… (344-3154) SOLD. Learn More »

PHOTO POSTCARD OF FRANKFORD ARSENAL, DATED 1909

PHOTO POSTCARD OF FRANKFORD ARSENAL, DATED 1909

Postcard features a view of the Frankford Arsenal, and is labeled at the bottom, “MAIN DRIVE LKG WEST, FRANKFORD ARSENAL (43)”. The drive leading to the arsenal is lined on the left with… (344-2826) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

PHOTO POSTCARD OF FUN IN CAMP

PHOTO POSTCARD OF FUN IN CAMP

Postcard features a view of soldiers having fun in camp. Between the rows of canvas tents, a group of them are holding a blanket stretched out and throwing one of their friends up and then catching… (344-2708) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

SOLDIER LETTER - LIEUT. COLONEL SAMUEL R. BEARDSLEY, 24TH NEW YORK INFANTRY; WIA GROVETON, VA, 8/28/1862

SOLDIER LETTER - LIEUT. COLONEL SAMUEL R. BEARDSLEY, 24TH NEW YORK INFANTRY; WIA GROVETON, VA, 8/28/1862

Dated “Elmira, Thursday, June 24th, 1861.” 4 pp., in ink, on unlined paper, 8 x 6.5”. Exhibits fold-marks, and slight smudges. Else VG, and entirely legible. Fascinating early-war letter by the… (894-50) SOLD. Learn More »

PEABODY RIFLE BY PROVIDENCE TOOL OF RHODE ISLAND

PEABODY RIFLE BY PROVIDENCE TOOL OF RHODE ISLAND

This Peabody rifle is an original, breechloading, single shot, .45 caliber Peabody rimfire made by the Providence Tool Company of Providence, Rhode Island. It is one of some 112,000 carbines and… (169-460) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,495.00
Originally $1,800.00


SOLD

IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR ERA MAN’S RING – SGT. JOSEPH C. HARDY, 35TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY; WOUNDED AT ANTIETAM

IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR ERA MAN’S RING – SGT. JOSEPH C. HARDY, 35TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY; WOUNDED AT ANTIETAM

This Civil War period ring, which is approximateLy a modern size 8, is nicely engraved around its exterior as follows: “SGT. J. C. HARDY  CO. G 35TH MASS. INF.” Overall in very fine… (748-11) SOLD. Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, AUGUST 22, 1863 [GETTYSBURG]

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, AUGUST 22, 1863 [GETTYSBURG]

Vol. VII—No. 347. 16 pp. [529-544], four columns, numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait of “John Burns, The Only Man in Gettysburg, PA, Who Fought At the… (573-16) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 12-POUNDER SHELL FOUND AT GETTYSBURG – GAR POST #9 COLLECTION

CONFEDERATE 12-POUNDER SHELL FOUND AT GETTYSBURG – GAR POST #9 COLLECTION

Confederate 12-pounder shell recovered from the Gettysburg battlefield.  The round was found on the field at Gettysburg after the battle and the artifact was formerly comprised part of the collection… (476-94) SOLD. Learn More »

BUTTPLATE FROM A CIVILIAN RIFLE RECOVERED IN CS CAMP AT WILLIAMSPORT, MD

BUTTPLATE FROM A CIVILIAN RIFLE RECOVERED IN CS CAMP AT WILLIAMSPORT, MD

Brass buttplate off of a civilian type rifle. Plate has a very sharp corner at top with a concave back and a bent bottom. Item was found in a Confederate camp at Williamsport, Maryland. The… (R22521) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

SECTION OF US STIRRUP RECOVERED NEAR FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA

SECTION OF US STIRRUP RECOVERED NEAR FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA

Heavy cast brass pedestal and partial yoke of a stirrup. Pedestal is complete while only 3.25 inches of one side of the yoke remains. Brass surfaces have a nice green patina. Fairfield Pennsylvania… (R22523) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR OR EARLIER IRON PIKE BLADE

CIVIL WAR OR EARLIER IRON PIKE BLADE

Excavated iron blade for a pike. Blade is double edged and tapers to a point. Overall length is 19” with the tang being 6 ½” and the blade being 12 ½” long. Tang is just over 1” wide and… (819-52) SOLD. Learn More »

STARR PERCUSSION CARBINE

STARR PERCUSSION CARBINE

Issued to the Federal cavalry during the Civil War, this weapon is a good example of a Starr carbine, a breech loading, .54 caliber, percussion model weapon produced by the Starr Arms Company of… (362-774) SOLD. Learn More »

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

18” x 14” matted display, numbered 5 of 34, is ready for framing. It features a large star on a field of blue along with a section of red/white fabric from a large US 34 star barracks flag that… (M25264) SOLD. Learn More »

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

18” x 14” matted display, numbered 13 of 34, is ready for framing. It features a large star on a field of blue along with a section of red/white fabric from a large US 34 star barracks flag that… (M25262) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1864 INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX

US PATTERN 1864 INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX

Pattern 1864 US cartridge box in very good to unissued condition. The outer flap is boldly embossed “US” and has an oval sub inspector’s stamp on the lower, right corner “G.T. WOODBURY”.… (286-266) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF EDWARD EVERETT

CDV OF EDWARD EVERETT

CDV is a waist-up view of Edward Everett. He is wearing a dark colored frock coat and vest, with a white shirt and cravat. Reverse has a photographer’s imprint which reads, “PUBLISHED BY E.… (344-2780) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CDV OF THE ESCAPE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV OF THE ESCAPE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV is a humorous cartoon caricature of the capture of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Cartoons such as this ran in Northern newspapers based on the false rumor that Davis was captured wearing… (344-2753) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CDV OF THE CAPTURE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV OF THE CAPTURE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS, 1865

CDV is a humorous cartoon caricature of the capture of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Cartoons such as this ran in Northern newspapers based on the false rumor that Davis was captured wearing… (344-2738) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOHN B. FLOYD - SECRETARY OF WAR UNDER BUCHANAN

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOHN B. FLOYD - SECRETARY OF WAR UNDER BUCHANAN

Image shows Floyd in a dark suit that the photographer retouched to look like a uniform with military buttons, star on the collar and Brigadier General’s shoulder straps. Floyd’s face is… (801-443) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CDV BUST VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL HUGER

CDV BUST VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL HUGER

Image shows Confederate General Benjamin Huger clean shaven in a pre-war image that has been heavily retouched by the photographer. Apparently the image was taken of the General in civilian clothes… (801-444) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CDV GENERAL WILLIAM STARKE ROSECRANS

CDV GENERAL WILLIAM STARKE ROSECRANS

Seated 2/3 length view as Brig. Gen. BM: E. ANTHONY from Brady Negative. Written period ink on reverse is, “Gen. Rosecrans / Mr. McCarthy studied / and practiced his profession / with him for nearly… (885-26) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF G.A.R. VETERAN

CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF G.A.R. VETERAN

Cabinet card size is approx. 4 ¼” x 6 ½” and is of heavy ivory stock. Bottom of mount is marked with the photographer’s imprint, “APPLEGATE, 8TH AND VINE STS. PHILADELPHIA.”. No markings… (344-2829) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF LIEUTENANT TOTTEN, INDIAN WARS

CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF LIEUTENANT TOTTEN, INDIAN WARS

Cabinet card size is approx. 4 ¼” x 6 ½” and is of heavy ivory stock. Reverse has a hand inscribed identification, “LIEUT. TOTTEN” as well as the photographer’s imprint which reads,… (344-2712) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

LETTER WRITTEN BY AN UNIDENTIFIED UNION SOLDIER AFTER BATTLE OF FALLING WATERS, VA, JULY 2, 1861

LETTER WRITTEN BY AN UNIDENTIFIED UNION SOLDIER AFTER BATTLE OF FALLING WATERS, VA, JULY 2, 1861

With stunning patriotic flag cover, addressed “To my darling wife”. Dated “Charleston, Va, July 20th ‘61”. 4 pp., in pencil, on line paper, 8 x 5”. Upper left stationery corner, features a… (526-64) SOLD. Learn More »

STARR PERCUSSION CARBINE

STARR PERCUSSION CARBINE

Issued to the Federal cavalry during the Civil War, this weapon is a good example of a Starr carbine, a breech loading, .54 caliber, percussion weapon produced by the Starr Arms Company of Yonkers,… (362-775) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC IRON STIRRUP – SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

RELIC IRON STIRRUP – SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

Excavated iron stirrup is complete and in solid condition. Cleaned and coated. Recovered on Seminary Ridge at Gettysburg by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field… (173-3211) SOLD. Learn More »

$89.50
SOLD

U.S. REGULATION TIN CUP

U.S. REGULATION TIN CUP

Regulation U.S. issue tin cup with wire-bail handle. Surface is mostly rust covered inside and out with areas of original tin finish showing through. Possibly an early battlefield pick up. Complete… (490-1009) SOLD. Learn More »

FEDERAL ENGINEER COAT BUTTON

FEDERAL ENGINEER COAT BUTTON

This button depicts an eagle with banner with motto, "Essayons", fortifications, and a rising sun. Intended for officers of the Engineer Corps.  The backmark reads: "WATERBURY BUTTON CO. / (star)… (34-116) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG VIRGINIA COAT BUTTON

DUG VIRGINIA COAT BUTTON

Excavated coat-sized button with a face that consists of Virginia state seal, Virtus slaying the tyrant with sword up, intended for Virginia troops. There is a significant push to the lower, right… (801-300) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

DUG V.M.I. CADET BUTTON

DUG V.M.I. CADET BUTTON

This is an excavated Virginia Military Institute coat button. The face features the state seal of Virginia with the words, "CADET / SIC SEMPER TYRANNIS / V.M.I."  This die variant features the spear… (801-293) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CDV ALBUM OF CIVILIAN IMAGES FROM LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA

CDV ALBUM OF CIVILIAN IMAGES FROM LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA

CDV album has brown leather cover with embossed design on the front and back. Leather is in very good condition, with some light wear all over, but especially on the corners. Album has a printed… (344-2736) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

IDENTIFIED GAR BADGE FOR POST 63

IDENTIFIED GAR BADGE FOR POST 63

Badge meas. approx. 1.00 inch high x 1 1/8 inches long. The basic metal appears to be gold plated brass. The top portion of the badge consists of a blue riband with scrolled edges and the word… (344-2762) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

VERY NICE GERMAN P.38 PISTOL

VERY NICE GERMAN P.38 PISTOL

Exceptional example of the standard issue 9mm service pistol used by the Germans in World War II. Principal markings include: “8428q” (serial number); “byf 44” (manufacturer’s code and year… (G3611) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC M1842 RAMROD – PEACH ORCHARD

RELIC M1842 RAMROD – PEACH ORCHARD

Excavated model 1842 musket ramrod. Measures only 32” long and was either broken or may have been altered to use with a carbine. Relic condition but very sturdy. Recovered from the Peach Orchard by… (173-3071) SOLD. Learn More »

SIGNATURE – BRIG. GEN. DAVID A. RUSSELL

SIGNATURE – BRIG. GEN. DAVID A. RUSSELL

Rare war date signature, in ink.  Closely cut clipping measures 2 ¼” x 7/8”, mounted on a 4” x 2 ½” card.  “D. A. Russell / Brig. Genl.”.  Very good condition. David Allen Russell… (L14641) SOLD. Learn More »

$150.00
Originally $200.00


SOLD

MOURNING BROOCH WITH INSERT FOR HAIR

MOURNING BROOCH WITH INSERT FOR HAIR

Beautiful black stone brooch features a gold framed insert that is meant for holding hair. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and fully function. Brooch measures approx. 1 7/8” x 1… (344-2630) SOLD. Learn More »

STEREOVIEW OF KITTENS – “PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDENTS”

STEREOVIEW OF KITTENS – “PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDENTS”

View of two kittens, one perched on a chair, the other with its front paws on top of a camera. At left on the mount is, “Kittens”. Copyright information at right – 1871, John P. Soule of Boston.… (894-58) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CABINET CARD OF “TOODLES HALL” THE CAT

CABINET CARD OF “TOODLES HALL” THE CAT

Full size view of a large tabby cat ensconced in a cozy bed. Written along the left edge of the mount in period writing is, “ “Toodles” Hall, Attleboro. May 1st, 1899.”  Overall in very good… (894-61) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

STEREOVIEW OF CAMP WIKOFF AT MAJOR GENERAL JOSEPH WHEELER’S HEADQUARTERS

STEREOVIEW OF CAMP WIKOFF AT MAJOR GENERAL JOSEPH WHEELER’S HEADQUARTERS

The image features a scene at Camp Wikoff in New York. It shows a man on horseback with dozens of canvas tents in the background. Camp Wikoff is one of the more famous camps of the Spanish American… (344-2707) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

STEREOVIEW OF SIOUX INDIANS ON PONIES

STEREOVIEW OF SIOUX INDIANS ON PONIES

Stereoview is on a gray mount with “KEYSTONE VIEW COMPANY” on one edge and “MEADVILLE, PA. NEW YOUR, N.Y., PORTLAND, OREGON, LONDON, ENG. SYDNEY, AUS.” on the other. The image features the… (172-4326) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

RELIC 3” DYER CANISTER BASE – GETTYSBURG WHEATFIELD -- LEE’S HQ MUSEUM

RELIC 3” DYER CANISTER BASE – GETTYSBURG WHEATFIELD -- LEE’S HQ MUSEUM

Excavated lead base from 3” Dyer canister round. In very good condition with only a few dings around the base rim. Rust stains on top surface where it was in contact with tin. Recovered from the… (173-2937) SOLD. Learn More »

BANK OF THE EMPIRE STATE (STATE OF GEORGIA) $1 NOTE

BANK OF THE EMPIRE STATE (STATE OF GEORGIA) $1 NOTE

Dated July 18, 1860. Number 735. Good condition; light to moderate soiling throughout. Pair of green “1” overprints, also present on the reverse.    [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (622-263) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CENTRAL BANK OF VIRGINIA $20 NOTE

CENTRAL BANK OF VIRGINIA $20 NOTE

Dated April 4, 1860. No. 244. Excellent condition. A handful of scattered pinholes.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (622-260) SOLD. Learn More »

MEMOIRS OF GENERAL W.T. SHERMAN/ WRITTEN BY HIMSELF

MEMOIRS OF GENERAL W.T. SHERMAN/ WRITTEN BY HIMSELF

Published by D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1875. First Edition.  Owner bookplate—“R.A. Weaver”--2 vols. 409, 405 pp., w/fldg. Map, rear pocket, vol. 2.  Blue blind-stamped glazed cloth, 9… (897-34) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

MODEL 1858 BULLS-EYE CANTEEN WITH COVER, SLING & STOPPER

MODEL 1858 BULLS-EYE CANTEEN WITH COVER, SLING & STOPPER

The model 1858 canteen was the most popular canteen of the Civil War period.  Some, like this one, were made with concentric rings for strengthening, these are sometimes referred to as the… (490-1014) SOLD. Learn More »

BURNSIDE MODEL 1864 CARBINE “5TH MODEL”

BURNSIDE MODEL 1864 CARBINE “5TH MODEL”

This is the Burnside single shot percussion carbine, Model 1864, aka "5th model". It is a .54 caliber carbine manufactured by the Burnside Rifle Co., in Providence, Rhode Island. General Ambrose… (172-4252) SOLD. Learn More »

M1842 ASTON PERCUSSION SINGLE-SHOT PISTOL DATED 1851

M1842 ASTON PERCUSSION SINGLE-SHOT PISTOL DATED 1851

This Model 1842 single shot percussion pistol produced was produced by H. Aston of Middletown, Connecticut. Aston and Ira Johnson, both of Middletown and the Palmetto Armory of Columbia, SC, produced… (218-480) SOLD. Learn More »

1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S WITH UNUSUAL RICASSO MARKINGS

1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S WITH UNUSUAL RICASSO MARKINGS

Dealer: Tiffany & Co. New York Blade Length: 32” Blade Etchings: Center with wingspread eagle, panoply of arms, large “US”, scroll & leaf designs. “WARRANTED TO CUT WROUGHT IRON”… (344-2502) SOLD. Learn More »

WARTIME AUTOGRAPHED DOCUMENT SIGNED BY FIVE CONFEDERATE OFFICERS

WARTIME AUTOGRAPHED DOCUMENT SIGNED BY FIVE CONFEDERATE OFFICERS

This document contains the signatures of Richard S. Ewell, Lieut. General; Edward Johnson, Major General; Edward T.H. Warren, Lt. Colonel 10th VA [KIA in the Wilderness, 5/5/1864]; D.H. Lee Martz,… (L14607) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,350.00
Originally $2,000.00


SOLD

ALS BY W. H. F. “ROONEY” LEE IN REGARDS TO HIS FATHER’S AUTOGRAPH

ALS BY W. H. F. “ROONEY” LEE IN REGARDS TO HIS FATHER’S AUTOGRAPH

Document has a preprinted header that reads “SENATE CHAMBER, RICHMOND, VA.” with a handwritten date of “16 JANY.” The year of “1878” has the 18 pre-printed with the 78 written in with ink.… (L14597) SOLD. Learn More »

$300.00
Originally $400.00


SOLD

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG

18” x 14” matted display, numbered 21 of 34, is ready for framing. It features a large star on a field of blue along with a section of red/white fabric from a large US 34 star barracks flag that… (M25236) SOLD. Learn More »

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

A STAR FROM A CIVIL WAR PERIOD 34 STAR US FLAG, WITH US INFANTRY INSIGNIA

18” x 14” matted display, numbered 21 of 34, is ready for framing. It features a large star on a field of blue along with a section of red/white fabric from a large US 34 star barracks flag that… (M25261) SOLD. Learn More »

LINCOLN AND THE CONSPIRATORS - LINCOLN'S HAIR, WOOD FOR THE GALLOWS, MARY SURRATT'S HAIR, AND A REMNANT FROM THE BINDINGS THAT WERE USED TO BIND MRS. SURRATT'S ARMS DURING THE HANGING

LINCOLN AND THE CONSPIRATORS - LINCOLN'S HAIR, WOOD FOR THE GALLOWS, MARY SURRATT'S HAIR, AND A REMNANT FROM THE BINDINGS THAT WERE USED TO BIND MRS. SURRATT'S ARMS DURING THE HANGING

Display measures 11" X 14" with burgundy suede matting with gold Florentine trim. Highlights Mary Surratt who was one of the four conspirators executed on July 7th, 1865. The strand of Lincoln's hair… (M25282) SOLD. Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR AS WELL AS BANDAGE FRAGMENTS FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR AS WELL AS BANDAGE FRAGMENTS FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

On the night of April 14, 1865 the mortally wounded president was carried to a back bedroom in the Peterson House, across the street from Ford’s Theatre; Lincoln died there early in the morning of… (M25279) SOLD. Learn More »

CLIPPED AUTOGRAPH OF MAJOR GENERAL JOHN SEDGWICK

CLIPPED AUTOGRAPH OF MAJOR GENERAL JOHN SEDGWICK

Clipped piece of letter paper meas. approx. 3.50 x 1.25 inches with a pale ink signature in three lines that reads “YOURS VERY TRULY / JOHN SEDGWICK / MAJ. GENERAL.” The reverse of the clipping… (L14577) SOLD. Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $400.00


SOLD

CLIPPED AUTOGRAPH OF FAMOUS 7TH CAVALRY MEMBER MYLES KEOGH

CLIPPED AUTOGRAPH OF FAMOUS 7TH CAVALRY MEMBER MYLES KEOGH

Clipped slip of paper meas. approx. 6.75 x 1.75 inches. Written in ink in a fine flowing hand is “MYLES W. KEOGH  CAP. + A. A. AD. / STAFF OF BRIG. GENL. JNO. BUFORD / COMDG REGULAR CAVALRY BRIGADE… (L14549) SOLD. Learn More »

$950.00
Originally $1,750.00


SOLD

ALS OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL A. P. HILL

ALS OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL A. P. HILL

This rare and wonderful piece is written in strong ink and all in A. P. Hill’s hand. Document reads: COAST SURVEY OFFICE FEB. 16TH MY DEAR COL, WILL YOU PLEASE CASH MY ACCOUNTS FOR NOVEMBER AND… (L14546) SOLD. Learn More »

$2,250.00
Originally $3,500.00


SOLD

RELIC U.S. REGULATION TIN CUP – WHEATFIELD -- LEE’S HQ MUSEUM

RELIC U.S. REGULATION TIN CUP – WHEATFIELD -- LEE’S HQ MUSEUM

Excavated or early pick up regulation U.S. issue tin cup with wire-bail handle. Rust covered overall with areas of original tin finish showing through. Approximately 2” long area rusted through on… (173-3123) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1864 INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX WITH SLING

US PATTERN 1864 INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX WITH SLING

Pattern 1864 US cartridge box in good condition. The outer flap is faintly embossed “US”. The latch-tab is stitched and riveted. The inner flap has the sub-inspector’s stamp and maker’s stamp… (286-267) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1850 MOUNTED FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

MODEL 1850 MOUNTED FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker:  Unknown Blade Length: 30.5” with slight curve Blade Etchings: Crossed flags, eagle, shield, scroll work, large “US” Grip: Leather VF. Twisted silver center wire bordered with single… (344-2552) SOLD. Learn More »

SECTION OF US M1841 RIFLEMAN’S BUCKLE, RECOVERED FROM GREATER RICHMOND AREA

SECTION OF US M1841 RIFLEMAN’S BUCKLE, RECOVERED FROM GREATER RICHMOND AREA

Adjuster section that went with buckle. Dark patina with some verdigris. Measures approx. 3” long.    [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (883-386) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

CANTEEN STOPPER

CANTEEN STOPPER

Cork stopper with ring and washers still attached. Also present is a piece of original string wrapped and knotted around the ring.   [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (801-469) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMER

US ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMER

Great condition, original, non-excavated, Civil War cannon friction primer.  [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (462-37) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG: A JOURNEY IN TIME By William A. Frassanito

GETTYSBURG: A JOURNEY IN TIME By William A. Frassanito

Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York: 1975. First Edition. Owner bookplate—“R.A. Weaver”—front eps. 248 pp., maps, ills, w/dj. Gray glazed cloth, 9.25 x 7.5”, w/silver spine lettering. … (897-29) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

LIBBY PRISON SOUVENIR RATION

LIBBY PRISON SOUVENIR RATION

This interesting souvenir probably comes from Charles Gunther’s Libby Prison War Museum. That museum operated from 1889 to 1899 and housed the Libby Prison which Gunther had moved from Richmond.… (573-26) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CDV OF SERGEANT 14TH NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

CDV OF SERGEANT 14TH NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

Carte de visite of Silas W. Leavitt of Company A, 14th New Hampshire Infantry. Full standing view in uniform. Wearing nine-button frock with chevrons, vest, and pants with stripe. Card mount is good… (P13684) SOLD. Learn More »

INTERESTING LETTER WRITTEN BY 138TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WHO WAS LATER WOUNDED

INTERESTING LETTER WRITTEN BY 138TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WHO WAS LATER WOUNDED

Letter is four pages and is written in legible ink. The masthead of the paper is a woodcut of the US Capitol done in blue ink. Letter is dated February 22, 1863. The author, Private John Cook of… (801-379) SOLD. Learn More »

1865 DATED PACK OF ENFIELD CARTRIDGES

1865 DATED PACK OF ENFIELD CARTRIDGES

Pack is unopened and in excellent condition. The label is printed in red and reads “1865-FOR RIFLE MUSKET /53 BULLET 568 DIAR WAX---POWDER 2 ½ DRS. WOOD PLUG.” Pack is tightly sealed, all… (169-298) SOLD. Learn More »

$975.00
Originally $1,350.00


SOLD

MAYNARD CARTRIDGE

MAYNARD CARTRIDGE

Body of the cartridge is linen with bullet in nose. The body of the cartridge has some light discolorations from age otherwise it and the bullet are in very good… (169-268) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
Originally $50.00


SOLD

ORIGINAL SMITH CARBINE IN VERY FINE CONDITION

ORIGINAL SMITH CARBINE IN VERY FINE CONDITION

Invented and patented by a medical physician named Gilbert Smith of Buttermilk Falls, New York in late 1855, here is an original Civil War Smith carbine in very fine condition used by Union forces… (169-224) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,100.00
Originally $3,500.00


SOLD

MODEL 1839 WHITE BUFF SHOULDER BELT

MODEL 1839 WHITE BUFF SHOULDER BELT

Regulation model 1839 white buff leather shoulder belt (baldric). The stitching is complete and unbroken. The belt is in excellent condition; complete and unbroken. All stitching is tight and… (344-2947) SOLD. Learn More »

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF WOMAN

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF WOMAN

This is a waist-up view of a woman wearing a dark colored printed dress with white collar. Image is clear with good contrast. Image comes housed in full gutta-percha case, which is in very good… (890-145) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF THE CIVIL WAR

PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF THE CIVIL WAR

By John Gibbon, Brig. Gen. U.S.A. Published by G. Putnam’s Sons, New York: 1928. 426 pp., frontispiece. In maroon glazed cloth, 9.25 x 6.5”. Exhibits slight wear at the extremities. Else Fine.… (897-22) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER CIGAR CASE

CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER CIGAR CASE

Dark chocolate brown color Hard Rubber or Gutta Percha cigar case.  Civil War cigar case molded to hold four cheroots.  Measures roughly 3 ½” x 5 ½”. It is constructed of brown hard rubber,… (573-30) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

US MODEL 1855 BAYONET

US MODEL 1855 BAYONET

During the American Civil War, well over 1,000,000 US Model 1855 .58 Caliber Socket Bayonets were produced by the Springfield Armory and some two-dozen contractors. The large majority of these… (E2641) SOLD. Learn More »

CARTE DE VISITES OF 12TH NEW JERSEY OFFICER & FAMILY

CARTE DE VISITES OF 12TH NEW JERSEY OFFICER & FAMILY

These six images are from a group of eight images and the envelope they have been stored in over the years. Seven are CDVs and one is a small tintype mounted in a CDV card. The plain white envelope is… (450-147) SOLD. Learn More »

CARTE DE VISITE OF 12TH NEW JERSEY OFFICER

CARTE DE VISITE OF 12TH NEW JERSEY OFFICER

This image came from an envelope where it was stored with other images over the years. The plain white envelope is marked on the front in pen & ink, “Photographs of Civil War / Cols Thompson… (450-146) SOLD. Learn More »

CARTE DE VISITE OF NEW JERSEY SURGEON

CARTE DE VISITE OF NEW JERSEY SURGEON

This image came from an envelope where it was stored with other images over the years. The plain white envelope is marked on the front in pen & ink, “Photographs of Civil War / Cols Thompson… (450-145) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER COLLAPSIBLE CUP WITH LID

CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER COLLAPSIBLE CUP WITH LID

Civil War-era, hard rubber collapsible cup with lid. The top cover (lid) is maker marked “NILES DRINKING CUP * PATENTED JUNE 5th * 1860 *”.  This cup has four segments that open and close to form… (573-29) SOLD. Learn More »

MOURNING BROOCH WITH HAIR

MOURNING BROOCH WITH HAIR

Beautiful black and gold framed brooch has woven hair under the glass. Seed pearls surround the glass, seven of which are missing. Original hook is present on reverse but pin has broken off from the… (344-2641) SOLD. Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT EMMITSBURG, MARYLAND

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT EMMITSBURG, MARYLAND

Plate has a rough green patina on the face. Details of the eagle are good but area of eagle’s right wing is bent upward. There is some built up dirt in lower areas and small amounts of rust has bled… (R22529) SOLD. Learn More »

US SPUR RECOVERED NEAR FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA

US SPUR RECOVERED NEAR FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA

Nice nearly complete brass spur. Both keepers and rowel arm are present on yoke. The yoke has slight curve to it. Rowel is gone. Brass surfaces have a nice green patina. Fairfield Pennsylvania was the… (R22524) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

TIPTON & MYERS GETTYSBURG STEREOVIEW – CULP’S HILL

TIPTON & MYERS GETTYSBURG STEREOVIEW – CULP’S HILL

Very fine condition Civil War period stereoview on a salmon colored mount.  Minor wear to edges of mount; left side image somewhat light in contrast.  Minor soiling & foxing spots on reverse. … (422-71) SOLD. Learn More »

TIPTON & MYERS' STEREOSCOPIC VIEWS – SEMINARY RIDGE

TIPTON & MYERS' STEREOSCOPIC VIEWS – SEMINARY RIDGE

Salmon colored mount. View in National Cemetery looking west. Printed label on back, TIPTON & MYERS' STEREOSCOPIC VIEWS. No. 592. Battle-field of Gettysburg -- Seminary Ridge, No. 1. Occupied on… (P13541) SOLD. Learn More »

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF DEVIL’S DEN

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF DEVIL’S DEN

Image is mounted on yellow stock. One edge is marked “STEREO GEMS OF GETTYSBURG SCENERY” and the other states that the image is by W. H. Tipton. The view was taken in Devil’s Den and shows a… (P13289) SOLD. Learn More »

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF DEVIL’S DEN

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF DEVIL’S DEN

Image is mounted on yellow stock. One edge is marked “ARTISTIC STEREO GEMS OF GETTYSBURG SCENERY” and the other states that the image is by W. H. Tipton. The view shows some of the large boulders… (P13278) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 3 INCH READ CASE-SHOT RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

CS 3 INCH READ CASE-SHOT RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Confederate Read case-shot with lead side-loader plug and brass time fuse adapter, which would have taken a paper time fuse. Sabot shows signs of rifling from firing. Relic shows heavy surface rust… (R21911) SOLD. Learn More »

IRON STIRRUP FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD GETTYSBURG

IRON STIRRUP FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD GETTYSBURG

This single excavated relic of horse equipment was recovered from the East Cavalry Battlefield at Gettysburg in 1984. Of medium size, this unmarked relic is made of iron and shows moderate to heavy… (513-31) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF MAN WITH PISTOL AND WINCHESTER RIFLE

1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF MAN WITH PISTOL AND WINCHESTER RIFLE

Clear tintype image of man in civilian clothes with a holstered pistol and carrying a Winchester rifle. The neatly dressed man wears a long coat over a white shirt, tie, and vest. Image is focused on… (P13611) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY CARBINE SOCKET

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY CARBINE SOCKET

Original Civil War US Army issue cavalry carbine thimble. Socket of thick sewn leather with leather strap and buckle stitched to the outside. Very good, solid condition with minor cracking. These were… (286-278) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

MOURNING BROOCH WITH HAIR

MOURNING BROOCH WITH HAIR

Black and gold framed brooch has woven hair under the glass. Original pin and hook are present on reverse and fully function. Brooch measures approx. 5/8” x 7/8”. Reverse is engraved with the… (344-2635) SOLD. Learn More »

HARPER’S PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR

HARPER’S PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR

Published by Star Publishing Co., Chicago, IL: 1896 [reprint of 1868 edition]. Front eps, owner bookplate: “R.A.Weaver”. 2 vols. folio. 398, 438 pp., maps, ills. Half bound in burgundy buckram,… (897-93) SOLD. Learn More »

THE MILITARY SOUVENIR: A PORTRAIT GALLERY OF OUR MILITARY AND NAVAL HEROES

THE MILITARY SOUVENIR: A PORTRAIT GALLERY OF OUR MILITARY AND NAVAL HEROES

By Frank J. Bramall. Published by J.C. Buttre, 1863. First Edition. Approximately 150 pp, w/75 steel –engraved portrait plates. Full embossed morocco, 9.5 x 12”, raised bands, gilt cover &… (897-20) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FOUND ON LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FOUND ON LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

Recovered by local relic hunter Ed Miller, who recovered this plate on Little Round Top. Nice dark olive patina, missing the two iron hooks. The Horse Soldier purchased this plate from Ed in… (532-41) SOLD. Learn More »

US WORLD WAR ONE MODEL 1917 HELMET WITH PAINTED 1ST DIVISION INSIGNIA

US WORLD WAR ONE MODEL 1917 HELMET WITH PAINTED 1ST DIVISION INSIGNIA

American made US Model 1917 helmet with OD painted body. Exterior shows very heavy wear and crackling to paint. There is some scattered paint loss. Helmet has no dents or rust spots. Painted on the… (150-247) SOLD. Learn More »

STARR ARMS CO. DOUBLE-ACTION 1858 NAVY REVOLVER

STARR ARMS CO. DOUBLE-ACTION 1858 NAVY REVOLVER

Made C.1858-60 in total quantity of about 3,000. .36 caliber, six shot round cylinder with a 6” round barrel. Serial number 1881. Frame is marked “STARR ARMS CO. NEW YORK” and “STARR’S… (172-4224) SOLD. Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR AS WELL AS BANDAGE FRAGMENTS FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR AS WELL AS BANDAGE FRAGMENTS FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

On the night of April 14, 1865 the mortally wounded president was carried to a back bedroom in the Peterson House, across the street from Ford’s Theatre; Lincoln died there early in the morning of… (M25277) SOLD. Learn More »

STRANDS OF HAIR FROM GEORGE WASHINGTON AND THE MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE

STRANDS OF HAIR FROM GEORGE WASHINGTON AND THE MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE

11" x 14" matted display with a strand of the actual hair of George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette, with copies of artist’s renderings of each, as well as a brief biography. Double matted… (M25287) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF THE HUMISTON CHILDREN WHO’S FATHER WAS KILLED AT GETTYSBURG

CDV OF THE HUMISTON CHILDREN WHO’S FATHER WAS KILLED AT GETTYSBURG

Frontal seated pose showing the “THE SOLDIER’S CHILDREN.” One of the more famous human interest stories of the battle of Gettysburg is that of Sergeant Amos Humiston of the 154th New York. The… (410-120) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE DUG AT CASHTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA

CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE DUG AT CASHTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA

Cast brass buckle is complete with center bar and both teeth. The body of the plate is wavy from ground pressure and has two stress separations, one along the top and one at the side. Brass has a nice… (R22520) SOLD. Learn More »

BLACK & GOLD MOURNING BROOCH

BLACK & GOLD MOURNING BROOCH

Brooch is a gold framed black stone, which has a design in the center. Original pin is present on the reverse, which fully functions. Brooch measures approx. ¾” x 1 ¼”. This piece was part of a… (344-2666) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY SABER

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY SABER

Classic unmarked Confederate cavalry saber minus the scabbard. Saber meas. approx. 36.50 inches in overall length. The blade meas. approx. 32.00 inches long and has a dark surface with only the… (822-01) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,700.00


SOLD

1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER

1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER

Maker: W. H. Horstmann & Son, Philadelphia Blade Length: 33” Blade Etchings: “US” in center, panoply of arms on both sides. Riband with “E. Pluribus Unum” scroll designs. Grip: Perfect… (344-2501) SOLD. Learn More »

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

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

Attractive, unframed and shrunk-wrapped 11” x 14” display accompanied by COA. The flag remnant came from one of the Regimental Flags used by the 61st Pennsylvania Volunteers during the Civil War.… (M25292) SOLD. Learn More »

THE SECRET SERVICE IN THE LATE WAR

THE SECRET SERVICE IN THE LATE WAR

By General L.C. Baker, Late Detective of National Detective Police.  Published by John E. Potter & Company: Philadelphia: 1874. 398 pp., ills. Brown blind-stamped glazed cloth,  5.5 x 8”,… (897-12A) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR NCO BUCKLE ON POST-WAR BELT

CIVIL WAR NCO BUCKLE ON POST-WAR BELT

Pattern 1851 officer’s plate features spread-winged eagle on the face with applied silver wreath. Keeper is present. Brass has mellow bronze patina. Plate and keeper have matching bench mark of 590.… (172-4186) SOLD. Learn More »

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR DISH

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR DISH

Dish features an image of Jennie Wade, the Jennie Wade House, and the monument at Jennie Wade’s grave. Dish measures 3 ¾” across. Item is in very good condition with no scratches or chips.… (M24901) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

ENFIELD LOCK PLATE BY J. BRAZIER

ENFIELD LOCK PLATE BY J. BRAZIER

Musket lock plate with inner works. No markings of any kind on exterior face. Stamped “J. BRAZIER” on interior just over mainspring. In very good condition with only very minor spots of surface… (172-4182) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS 12 POUND, 4.52” ARTILLERY SABOT, RECOVERED FROM GREATER RICHMOND AREA

US/CS 12 POUND, 4.52” ARTILLERY SABOT, RECOVERED FROM GREATER RICHMOND AREA

Wooden sabot measures approx. 4 ½” across. Has some cracks on the surface but is still intact.   [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (883-387) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE WITH ARROW HOOKS

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE WITH ARROW HOOKS

This plate has a nice and even bright patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Edge of plate has some very slight dings. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with two arrow hooks and tongue… (490-831) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This plate has a nice, even bright patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Edge of plate is smooth and free of nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and the two iron loops are present. … (490-844) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED ALBUMEN PHOTO OF ARMED UNION SOLDIER -- IDENTIFIED

FRAMED ALBUMEN PHOTO OF ARMED UNION SOLDIER -- IDENTIFIED

Large albumen image of Charles W. Reed, of the 7th Massachusetts infantry. Reed is posed standing in his uniform, wearing his leather accouterments, and holds a musket with bayonet. He stands in front… (445-22) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER’S BELT

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER’S BELT

A Pattern 1852 Navy officer's belt. The belt is made of folded and stitched leather. Stitching on the leather solid and unbroken. The tongue and wreath belt plate is an excellent example of the early,… (M25273) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER’S BELT

CIVIL WAR NAVY OFFICER’S BELT

A Navy officer's belt. The belt is made of folded and stitched leather. Stitching is solid and unbroken. The tongue and wreath belt plate is an excellent example of the U.S. Navy buckle with matching… (344-2419) SOLD. Learn More »

GROUP OF G.A.R. / REUNION MEDALS ID’D TO GEORGE MILLER 12TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

GROUP OF G.A.R. / REUNION MEDALS ID’D TO GEORGE MILLER 12TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Group of nine badges and pins that were collected by George Miller of the 12th PA Cavalry from the various veteran reunions that he attended. Badges include a 1913 Gettysburg reunion medal with hangar… (172-4192) SOLD. Learn More »

TURQUOISE & SILVER NECKLACE & EARRINGS

TURQUOISE & SILVER NECKLACE & EARRINGS

Beautiful V-shaped necklace and earrings have a silver base with a setting of turquoise stones. Reverse of both necklace and earrings are marked with, “STERLING H”. Entire length of necklace,… (344-2662) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

RELIC U.S. CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC U.S. CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated U.S. pattern cartridge box plate. The brass skin is complete with no dents and only a 1” long scratch that runs through the “S”. The face has a nice, uniform brown/green patina. The… (R22012) SOLD. Learn More »

COLONEL’S DRESS EPAULETTES WITH CARRYING CASE

COLONEL’S DRESS EPAULETTES WITH CARRYING CASE

Pair of dress, bullion epaulettes for a Colonel of the Second Infantry in their japanned tin carrying case. Epaulette upper-surfaces feature silver bullion Colonel’s eagles and blue oval… (344-2407) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA CLAY JUG

CIVIL WAR ERA CLAY JUG

Jug was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Measures 8” tall x 4” across the base. Jug has some very small dings and one bigger chip on the outside of the spout. Nice brown color with some… (883-06) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

RUBY GLASS DECANTER AND PAIR OF GLASSES WITH ETCHED GRAPE LEAF DESIGN

RUBY GLASS DECANTER AND PAIR OF GLASSES WITH ETCHED GRAPE LEAF DESIGN

This lovely hand blown Ruby Glass stoppered wine decanter with grape leaf etched design is baluster shaped. The stopper is original and matches the decanter. The decanter is in excellent condition… (179-721) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

Bottle is light olive green colored. Measures 12’ high x 2 ½” at the base. Very good condition with no chips or cracks. Very clean. One distinctive feature of most wine/champagne bottles which is… (883-183) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF P.H. SHERIDAN, GENERAL, UNITED STATES ARMY

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF P.H. SHERIDAN, GENERAL, UNITED STATES ARMY

Published by Charles L. Webster, New York, 1888. First trade edition. Owner bookplate—“R.A. Weaver”—front eps. 2 vols., 500 & 486 pp., maps, ills. In green glazed cloth, 9.25 x 6.25”,… (897-33) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

REMINISCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR

REMINISCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR

By General John B. Gordon. Published by Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York: 1904. 474 pp., ills. Exhibits slight wear at the extremities. Else near fine, w/tight spine and page signatures.… (897-21) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

WONDERFUL PHOTOGRAPH GROUPING ID'D TO 13TH NEW HAMPSHIRE MUSICIAN

WONDERFUL PHOTOGRAPH GROUPING ID'D TO 13TH NEW HAMPSHIRE MUSICIAN

This group consists of three items identified to Drummer Martin Moore of Company K, 13th New Hampshire Volunteers. The first item is a fantastic sixth-plate ambrotype of Moore seated next to an… (344-2370) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE AMES MODEL 1847 SAPPERS & MINERS ARTILLERY MUSKETOON SWORD BAYONET

RARE AMES MODEL 1847 SAPPERS & MINERS ARTILLERY MUSKETOON SWORD BAYONET

These well-made sword bayonets were produced from 1847 through 1856 for the Springfield Model 1847 Sappers & Miners musketoon, of which only 830 total arms were manufactured. This bayonet from the… (344-2607) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

Dealer/Maker: W. H. Horstmann & Sons Blade Length: 27” Blade Etchings: Standard Naval etchings, oak leaf/rope intertwined, riband with “USN”, fouled anchor, eagle on top of deck gun. Grip:… (344-2545) SOLD. Learn More »

M1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABRE

M1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABRE

Maker:  Horstmann & Sons / Philadelphia Blade Length: 31.5” Blade Etchings: None. Grip: Leather very good with double strand twisted brass wire. Scabbard: None Hilt is just a little loose… (344-2562) SOLD. Learn More »

TRIAL OF THE OFFICERS AND CREW OF THE PRIVATEER SAVANNAH, ON THE CHARGE OF PIRACY

TRIAL OF THE OFFICERS AND CREW OF THE PRIVATEER SAVANNAH, ON THE CHARGE OF PIRACY

….In the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York. Reported by A.F. Warburton, Stenographer. Published by Baker & Godwin, New York: 1862. Rebound in black cloth… (897-28) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABRE MANUFACTURED BY COLLINS AND COMPANY

US MODEL 1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABRE MANUFACTURED BY COLLINS AND COMPANY

This classic original Civil War cavalry officer’s sabre was produced by Collins and Company located in Collinsville, CT in 1861. Often referred to as the Model 1840/60 transition model. The hilt is… (E2647) SOLD. Learn More »

IMPORT CAVALRY SABER FROM THE JENNIE WADE MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG - RECOVERED ON CULP'S HILL

IMPORT CAVALRY SABER FROM THE JENNIE WADE MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG - RECOVERED ON CULP'S HILL

Blade is full-length and dark throughout. Edge has several small nicks. Ricasso is marked on one side with P.D.L. in an oval. Leather washer is present. Iron on the hilt is dark. Wood grip is split… (532-39) SOLD. Learn More »

IDENTIFIED MILITIA OFFICER’S WOOL EPAULETTES WITH TIN CASE

IDENTIFIED MILITIA OFFICER’S WOOL EPAULETTES WITH TIN CASE

Pair of dress, worsted wool epaulettes for a militia officer in their japanned tin carrying case. Epaulette upper-surfaces are plain white wool with a single thin blue cord border, alternating blue… (344-2405) SOLD. Learn More »

US NAVY MEDICAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY A.W. SPIES

US NAVY MEDICAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY A.W. SPIES

Manufactured: New York  Maker: Spies  Year: C 1830  Model: Medical Officer  Size: 28 inch blade, 32.5 inches overall- in scabbard  Condition: VG+ Beginning around 1830 the U.S. Navy medical… (870-40) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLIEST KNOWN US MARINE MAMALUKE

EARLIEST KNOWN US MARINE MAMALUKE

Manufactured: England  Maker: unmarked  Year: c1812  Model: Mamaluke Size: 29.5 inch heavily curved blade  Condition: Excellent+ Earliest known Marine Corps Mamaluke saber. C1812 blackened grips… (870-79) SOLD. Learn More »

HALF SUNBURST DRAGOON SHAKO PLATE

HALF SUNBURST DRAGOON SHAKO PLATE

Brass shako measures 4 ¾” across widest point x 3 ¼” at highest point. Four original hooks are present on reverse. Brass is mostly bright, with a small area of verdigris. Dated from 1851. Four… (344-2487) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

THREE RING BULLET WITH STANHOPE VIEW OF GETTYSBURG IMAGES

THREE RING BULLET WITH STANHOPE VIEW OF GETTYSBURG IMAGES

This is a very unique, vintage Gettysburg collectible. In the shaft of this bullet is a Stanhope view of the Virginia Memorial, General Meade’s monument, and an artist’s rendition of Pickett’s… (M23885) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

10 SECOND PAPER TIME FUSE

10 SECOND PAPER TIME FUSE

Fuse is intact and has “1O SECOND FUZE” stamped on the wrapping. It consists of a compressed column of black powder wrapped in thick paper. These were made in a variety of time delays. This… (M25186) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

MARINE MAMALUKE WITH IVORY GRIP AND SHEET BRASS SCABBARD, BY F.W. WIDMANN

MARINE MAMALUKE WITH IVORY GRIP AND SHEET BRASS SCABBARD, BY F.W. WIDMANN

Manufactured: Philadelphia, Pa.  Maker: Widman, F. W.  Year: Pre-Civil War  Model: Mamaluke   Size: 32 inch blade  Condition: Excellent+ A pre-Civil War, presentation grade Marine Mamaluke with… (870-84) SOLD. Learn More »

MARINE SERGEANT’S SWORD BY HORSTMANN & SONS

MARINE SERGEANT’S SWORD BY HORSTMANN & SONS

Manufactured: Philadelphia, PA  Maker: Horstmann & Sons  Year: C 1850  Model: Sergeant*s Size: 31.6 inch blade length, 1.2 in. wide and .33 thick  Condition: Excellent+ The Marine Corps is the… (870-53) SOLD. Learn More »

MARINE CORPS MAMALUKE, C1830’S-40’S

MARINE CORPS MAMALUKE, C1830’S-40’S

Ames Mfg. Co. style sword features described below with heavier blade and scabbard. Manufactured: Chicopee, Mass. ??  Maker: Ames Mfg. Co. ??  Year: C1830s +  Model: Mamaluke   Size: 31.75 inch… (870-77) SOLD. Learn More »

GROUP OF DISCHARGES FOR A SOLDIER AND HIS DOG!

GROUP OF DISCHARGES FOR A SOLDIER AND HIS DOG!

This small group contains three eagle masthead discharges, 2 for a soldier named William C. Broomell and 1 for his dog “PRINCE.” The first discharge in the group is for Broomell’s service in… (894-51) SOLD. Learn More »

POST-WAR GAR 9TH CORPS BADGE ID'D TO SOLDIER IN TWO PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTS

POST-WAR GAR 9TH CORPS BADGE ID'D TO SOLDIER IN TWO PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTS

Stamped white metal 9th Corps badge engraved with cannon barrel and fouled anchor at center. Badge has an engraved linear border and reads “VOL. INF.” across the top and “WAR 1861-5 / OSWOLD Mc… (344-2765) SOLD. Learn More »

LARGE LEATHER BOUND 1865 COPY OF “THE TRIBUTE BOOK”

LARGE LEATHER BOUND 1865 COPY OF “THE TRIBUTE BOOK”

The full title of this volume is “THE TRIBUTE BOOK: A RECORD OF THE MUNIFICENCE, SELF-SACRIFICE AND PATRIOTISM OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE DURING THE WAR FOR THE UNION” by Frank B. Goodrich and… (890-87) SOLD. Learn More »

.44 CALIBER HOLSTER WITH U.S. BOX PLATE

.44 CALIBER HOLSTER WITH U.S. BOX PLATE

Very nice condition leather holster with flap. Leather is still pliable with some flaking and wear in the usual locations; on the fold of the flap and on the belt loop. All stitching is tight. Belt… (M25129) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” BUTTON

DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” BUTTON

Excavated coat-sized button with a face that consists of a large block letter “I” on a plain field with border. Intended for Confederate infantry. The back features a depressed channel with the… (801-295) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

DUG CONFEDERATE MISSISSIPPI “A” BUTTON

DUG CONFEDERATE MISSISSIPPI “A” BUTTON

This is an excavated coat-sized button with a brass face that consists of a large raised star with a block letter “A” recessed into its center and the word “MISSISSIPPI” spelled out around the… (801-292) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “A” BUTTON

DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “A” BUTTON

This is an excavated coat-sized button with a face that consists of a large block letter “A” on a plain field. The brass face is free of dings and dents and has a dark brown patina. The “A”… (801-299) SOLD. Learn More »

FEDERAL RIFLEMAN BUTTON

FEDERAL RIFLEMAN BUTTON

Button depicts the eagle with "R" in the shield, intended for officers of riflemen units, who were skilled marksmen, eventually they evolved as modern sharpshooters.  Backmark:  "W. G. MINTZER /… (344-2479) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

MODEL 1916 WORLD WAR ONE GERMAN HELMET WITH PARTIAL LINER

MODEL 1916 WORLD WAR ONE GERMAN HELMET WITH PARTIAL LINER

Helmet is painted a dark olive drab color and aside from some surface dirt and discoloration from age is in good condition. Both lug type air vents are present on the outside and there is very little… (825-05) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CANISTER PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC CANISTER PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated iron canister plate. This is the thin top plate from a 3” canister round. One edge has a small bend. The iron is rusted and needs to be coated. This piece was recovered in the 1960s from… (R22166) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC MUSKET HAMMER FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC MUSKET HAMMER FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated iron P-1853 Enfield musket hammer. The iron is heavily rusted and needs to be coated. This piece was recovered in the 1960s from the area East of Herr Ridge. This relic was once part of the… (R22092) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

US MODEL 1858 NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN FROM THE COLLECTION OF LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

US MODEL 1858 NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN FROM THE COLLECTION OF LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

Originally sold by us in 1999 and listed in our print catalog #28 as catalog# LH205, item# 244-15. This M1858 bullseye canteen retains a portion of its cloth cover; one side is in very good, though… (513-27) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC (POST-CIVIL WAR) POCKET WATCH FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC (POST-CIVIL WAR) POCKET WATCH FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated pocket watch. Unfortunately it was made long after the Civil War. This is a silver-plated, brass pocket watch. Arabic numerals with crystal face. “Eska Special”. Eska is one… (R22129) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE SECOND YEAR OF THE WAR

SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE SECOND YEAR OF THE WAR

By Edward A. Pollard, Editor of the Richmond Examiner. Published by Charles B. Richardson, New York: 1864. 386 pp. Blind-stamped black buckram, 9.25 x 6.25”, w/gilt spine lettering and cover… (522-238) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE THIRD YEAR OF THE WAR

SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE THIRD YEAR OF THE WAR

By Edward A. Pollard, Editor of the Richmond Examiner. Published by Charles B. Richardson, New York: 1865. Brown blind-stamped buckram, 9.25 x 6.25”, w/gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light chipping… (522-276) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

1889 COPY OF “THE OTHER SIDE OF WAR”

1889 COPY OF “THE OTHER SIDE OF WAR”

Green hardcover volume meas. approx. 6.25 x 9.00 inches and runs 210 pages with index and three black and white illustrations. Full title is “THE OTHER SIDE OF WAR WITH THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC:… (890-84) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

1865 REPORT ON THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY

1865 REPORT ON THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY

Volume is hardcover and meas. approx. 6.50 x 9.75 inches. Stippled cloth covers are dark green with embossed spread-winged eagle surrounded by the embossed title “SOLDIERS NATIONAL CEMETERY… (890-86) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

P1856 ENFIELD SWORD BAYONET

P1856 ENFIELD SWORD BAYONET

This is a sword bayonet designed to fit the Pattern 1856, .577 caliber Enfield "2-band" rifled Infantry short-muskets of the period. This features black pressed-leather grips, a cross-bar with a… (286-241) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3-INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US 3-INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Shell is complete except for the fuse and the sabot. Surface has been cleaned to remove all dirt and active rust leaving behind a stippled surface. The base cup has three flame grooves as does the… (150-264) SOLD. Learn More »

GROUPING OF SPANISH AMERICAN WAR RELICS ID’D TO FIRST REGIMENT DELAWARE VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

GROUPING OF SPANISH AMERICAN WAR RELICS ID’D TO FIRST REGIMENT DELAWARE VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ID’d grouping purchased directly from family members of Private Frank Carlin, Company D, 1st Regt. Delaware Vol. Inf. In the group are a framed soldier’s memorial to Carlin’s company with his… (E2644) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY GIMLET WITH IRON HANDLE

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY GIMLET WITH IRON HANDLE

This is a Civil War artillery gimlet which was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent hole of a cannon tube. Iron shaft attaches to iron handle by sliding through… (825-14) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY GIMLET

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY GIMLET

This is a Civil War artillery gimlet which was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent hole of a cannon tube. Wood handle retains much of its original finish with no… (825-15) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

153RD PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBON

153RD PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBON

White ribbon darkened to yellow with age, measuring approximately 2” wide x 7 1/2” long suspended from a metal hanger with pin back. Face of this hanger reads “MEMBER”. Ribbon features a photo… (344-2428) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

47TH PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBON

47TH PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBON

Blue ribbon measuring approximately 2 1/4” wide x 7” long suspended from a round, metal hanger with straight pin back. Celluloid face of this ornate brass hanger features the Civil War-era… (344-2440) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

 BRASS CURB CHAIN FROM CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

BRASS CURB CHAIN FROM CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This equestrian artifact, from the battle of Gettysburg, is a long section of a brass curb bit chain as recovered from the Culp’s Hill area sometime after the battle. The artifact measures 17”… (R22542) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

SINGLE, HEAVY BRASS STIRRUP FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

SINGLE, HEAVY BRASS STIRRUP FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This specimen of a Federal cavalryman’s stirrup is an early pickup from the East Cavalry Field Gettysburg battlefield. The equestrian artifact, once part of the David Plank Collection, is made of… (R22537) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCAVATED U.S. M1855 ANGULAR SOCKET BAYONET FROM THE GETTYSBURG ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

EXCAVATED U.S. M1855 ANGULAR SOCKET BAYONET FROM THE GETTYSBURG ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

Presented here in very good relic condition is an original US Model 1855 socket bayonet that came from the collection of the Rosensteel family of Gettysburg, PA. Recovered on the Gettysburg… (R22536) SOLD. Learn More »

SIGNATURE - LT. GEN. PHIL SHERIDAN

SIGNATURE - LT. GEN. PHIL SHERIDAN

Ink signature on 3 1/4" x 2" card. Excellent condition. "P. H. Sheridan / Lieut Genl". Accompanied by modern reproduction of period photo. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (819-54) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CONDITION US MODEL 1850 OFFICER’S SWORD BLADE - GETTYSBURG

RELIC CONDITION US MODEL 1850 OFFICER’S SWORD BLADE - GETTYSBURG

Recovered at Gettysburg.  It was acquired by us from an individual who is well known to the Small family. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (819-47) SOLD. Learn More »

G.A.R. GRAVE MARKER / COFFIN PLATE ID'D TO TO PRIVATE COLLINS H. KING, 52ND MASSACHUSETTS MILITIA INFANTRY

G.A.R. GRAVE MARKER / COFFIN PLATE ID'D TO TO PRIVATE COLLINS H. KING, 52ND MASSACHUSETTS MILITIA INFANTRY

Nickle-silver plaque, w/beveled edges, measuring 4.75 x 7.5". Inscribed as follows: "GAR / Collins H. King / Died Nov. 3d 1887 / Aged 48 yrs 2 mo. 25 dys.", with small crossed cannons & rifles,… (819-42) SOLD. Learn More »

1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER

1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER

Maker: W. H. Horstmann & Son, Philadelphia Blade Length: 33” Blade Etchings: “US” in center, panoply of arms on both sides. Riband with “E. Pluribus Unum” scroll designs. Grip: Perfect… (344-2501) SOLD. Learn More »

US MARINE CORPS DRUMMER BOY MUSICIAN’S SWORD BY HORSTMANN & SONS

US MARINE CORPS DRUMMER BOY MUSICIAN’S SWORD BY HORSTMANN & SONS

Manufactured: Philadelphia, PA  Maker: Horstmann & Sons  Year: c1845   Model: Boy Musician Size: 23.5 inch blade, 1.2 wide, .297 thick  Condition: Excellent+ These short bladed eagle pommel… (870-64) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCELLENT CONDITION, EXCAVATED US MODEL 1839 WAIST BELT PLATE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG

EXCELLENT CONDITION, EXCAVATED US MODEL 1839 WAIST BELT PLATE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG

This Federal infantry waist belt plate, once part of the extensive Rosensteel Civil War Collection of Gettysburg, is of the early regulation 1839 pattern and measures 88mm x 58mm. Found at an… (R22535) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF A BLACK & WHITE CAT

CDV OF A BLACK & WHITE CAT

Black & white cat lying on a table / stool. BM: G. A. Harwood, 115 Main Street, Fitchburg, Mass. Overall very fine condition; small area of damage on left edge of mount. Somewhat light in… (894-90) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CDV WOMAN WITH A CAT

CDV WOMAN WITH A CAT

2/3 length seated view of woman with a tabby cat.  Wearing a dark color, high neck dress with long sleeves, and a spectacular hat.  “KELLEY’S, 70 Atlantic Street.” BM: Kelley’s, 70 Atlantic… (894-14) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF AN OWL

CDV OF AN OWL

Entitled “OWL’D JEFF.”, “Photo. By H. W. Horton. Boston”.  No BM. Overall very good condition; light yellowing / age darkening at lower right of image. Lower left corner is loose from the… (894-120) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA WHISKEY BOTTLE

Dark brown glass bottle measures 11 ¾ inches tall, base is 2 ¾ inches wide. Glass was blown and made using the three piece mold construction. The condition of this bottle is very good. Glass is… (883-189) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

Dark brown glass bottle measures 10 inches tall, base is 3 ¼ inches wide. Glass was blown and made using the three piece mold construction. The condition of this bottle is very good. Glass has only… (883-312) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

MATCHING THREE VOLUME SET OF CASEY’S TACTICS

MATCHING THREE VOLUME SET OF CASEY’S TACTICS

Each of the three hardcover volumes are bound in dark green cloth with a nicely embossed spread-winged eagle on the front and back with the title, volume number and another spread-winged eagle… (890-103) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CANDLE STICK HOLDER FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC CANDLE STICK HOLDER FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated soldier’s candle stick holder. Iron is heavily rusted and uncoated. Solid with no flaking and only minor pitting. Spike on bottom is intact. Recovered in the 1960s, on Culp’s… (R21953) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

RELIC CONFEDERATE CANNON BALL FUSE ADAPTER FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC CONFEDERATE CANNON BALL FUSE ADAPTER FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated C.S. copper fuse adapter. This is the short adapter used in cannon balls. Nice green patina and only the slightest damage to the threads. There appears to be the remnants of the paper time… (R21980) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SABRE BY UNKNOWN MAKER

CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SABRE BY UNKNOWN MAKER

Classic example. Modeled after the US M1840 Heavy Cavalry Sabre. Under closed examination the flaws associated with many Confederate manufactured edged weapons stand out. The pommel cap is much less… (819-05) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,695.00
Originally $1,950.00


SOLD

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

Non-dug Virginia coat-sized button. Albert’s VA13A2. Backmark reads: “CANFIELD BRO & CO. BALTIMORE”. No dents or dings; in very nice condition. Stand up shank. … (801-284) SOLD. Learn More »

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

Non-dug Virginia coat-sized button. Albert’s VA13A2. Backmark reads: “CANFIELD BRO & CO. BALTIMORE”. No shank.  A very appealing light golden brown patina overall. … (801-283) SOLD. Learn More »

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

Non-dug Virginia coat-sized button. One-piece construction. Albert’s VA2D. Backmark reads: “YOUNG . SMITH & CO . NEW YORK”. No dings or bends; in about mint condition. Stand up shank. … (801-285) SOLD. Learn More »

WWII US NAVY MK2 KNIFE WITH SCABBARD

WWII US NAVY MK2 KNIFE WITH SCABBARD

This is a WWII US Navy MK2 Knife with its sheath. The sheath is in near perfect condition with just minor fraying of the fabric. The handle of the knife, made of wood, is smooth with few imperfections… (172-3649) SOLD. Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN WITH DOG

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN WITH DOG

This is a three- quarter view of a man who is sitting in a chair with a dog on his lap. Man is wearing a dark colored frock coat, light colored trousers with a stripe down the side, vest, white shirt… (894-09) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC BOOT PISTOL

RELIC BOOT PISTOL

This is an excavated .44 caliber boot pistol. Constructed of iron, this is nearly the complete gun missing only the trigger guard and wood grips. The iron is moderately pitted but has been cleaned and… (883-90) SOLD. Learn More »

FIRE PROTECTION INSURANCE POLICY – MUMMASBURG, PA

FIRE PROTECTION INSURANCE POLICY – MUMMASBURG, PA

This is an insurance policy covering fire protection to Samuel Weist and his property in Mummasburg, Pa.  The village of Mummasburg is located approximately five miles northwest of Gettysburg. This… (L15236) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

LETTER TO REVEREND EDWIN HUTTER, DATED JULY 16, 1863

LETTER TO REVEREND EDWIN HUTTER, DATED JULY 16, 1863

This letter was written to Rev. Hutter about the aftermath of the Battle of Gettysburg. Paper has slightly yellowed but is very clean with no tears. Fold marks are visible. Measures approx. 5” x… (L14810) SOLD. Learn More »

$425.00
Originally $595.00


SOLD

ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF THE CUMBERLAND -- HAND WRITTEN DOCUMENT

ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF THE CUMBERLAND -- HAND WRITTEN DOCUMENT

This is an undated Civil War-era document detailing Major General George H. Thomas’ Department of the Cumberland. This probably dates to sometime in 1864 as Thomas didn’t take command of the… (344-2382) SOLD. Learn More »

EIGHTH PLATE TINTYPE OF DOG ON TABLE

EIGHTH PLATE TINTYPE OF DOG ON TABLE

This is a view of a dark colored dog who is posing on a round wooden table. Image is clear with good contrast. Some very slight oxidation has occurred. Image comes housed in a wooden frame measuring 6… (894-65) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

Regulation tan paper cartridge for the .58 caliber rifled musket. This is the typical "minie ball" cartridge of the American Civil War. Known as the "regulation" or "American military" style of… (490-905) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

Regulation tan paper cartridge for the .58 caliber rifled musket. This is the typical "minie ball" cartridge of the American Civil War. Known as the "regulation" or "American military" style of… (490-901) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

Regulation tan paper cartridge for the .58 caliber rifled musket. This is the typical "minie ball" cartridge of the American Civil War. Known as the "regulation" or "American military" style of… (490-902) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG TOUR MAP

GETTYSBURG TOUR MAP

"Tourist's Guide and Historical Map of Gettysburg and the Battlefield. 1925 version of the "Park Map". Fair condition.  [jet] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (B5685) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR BOOKLET

THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR BOOKLET

Subtitled "The Country - The Contestants - The Results." By W.C. Storrick. Fourteenth edition, 1954. Paperback. 5 .5" x 8", 80 pages, black & white photos. An early guide to the Civil War memorial… (B5687) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG FOR THE MOTORIST

GETTYSBURG FOR THE MOTORIST

By the Automotive Club of America, 1919. A survey from the standpoint of the topography and the highways of the military operations which culminated at Gettysburg. Outlines of the battle. Maps and… (B5660) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

ENGLISH BAR HAMMER REVOLVER WITH BAYONET

ENGLISH BAR HAMMER REVOLVER WITH BAYONET

Revolver has a 3.75 inch octagon barrel that is .32 caliber. Clearly stamped on the top of the barrel is “NORFOLK BURY ST. EDMONDS.” Bore has good rifling but is pitted and very dirty. Attached at… (890-83) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

Four sided, aqua colored cathedral style bottle measures 8 ½” high and 2 ½” at the base. Each side has a beautifully embossed design. This is one of the most typical bottles found in civil war… (14-1800) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

Bottle is light olive colored. Measures 9” high x 2 ¼” at the base. Very good condition with just a slight chip at the lip. Very clean. One distinctive feature of most wine/champagne bottles… (883-191) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA WINE BOTTLE

Bottle is dark olive colored. Measures 9 ½” high x 2 ½” at the base. Very good condition with just no chips or cracks. Glass has some dull areas. One distinctive feature of most wine/champagne… (883-205) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

NCO SWORD SHOULDER BELT

NCO SWORD SHOULDER BELT

Black leather rig with leather keeper, its two joined pieces measuring 43.25 and 16” respectively, and 2.25” in width. The joined section has punched hole for sword scabbard frog, two punched… (172-2323) SOLD. Learn More »

$450.00
Originally $495.00


SOLD

IMPORTED MODEL 1840 ENLISTEDMAN’S ARTILLERY SABRE

IMPORTED MODEL 1840 ENLISTEDMAN’S ARTILLERY SABRE

Maker: Blade marked “P.D.L.” for P.D. Luneschloss and Company – Solingen, Prussia. Blade Length: 33” Blade Etchings: None. Grip: Very nice leather wrapped with twisted brass wire. Scabbard:… (344-2561) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1840 NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER’S SWORD

MODEL 1840 NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker: Ames Mfg. Co., Chicopee, Mass. Blade Length: 32.25” Blade Etchings: None. Blade with standard Ames Mfg. Co. Chicopee markings. Dated 1864 with inspector’s initials “J.F.” under a… (344-2512) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV SHEEP DOG

CDV SHEEP DOG

Black & white sheep dog lying on a bed of hay / straw. Right edge trimmed. BM: DARNELL’S PHOTOGRAHIC STUDIO, CUMBERLAND, MD.  Good, clean condition.   … (894-133) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CDV OF CS GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET

CDV OF CS GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET

CDV is a chest-up view of Confederate General James Longstreet. He is wearing a Confederate double breasted frock coat with stand-up collar. Bottom of mount is labeled, “GEN. LONGSTREET”. Reverse… (801-321) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV OF ANDREW CURTIN, GOVERNOR OF PENNSYLVANIA

CDV OF ANDREW CURTIN, GOVERNOR OF PENNSYLVANIA

CDV is a three-quarter standing view of Andrew Curtin, who was the Governor of Pennsylvania during the Civil War. He is wearing a dark colored civilian frock coat with a vest and cravat. Bottom of… (801-253) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

MARINE CORPS OFFICER’S WIDMAN MAMALUKE WITH IVORY GRIP

MARINE CORPS OFFICER’S WIDMAN MAMALUKE WITH IVORY GRIP

Manufactured: Philadelphia, PA  Maker: Widmann, F. W.   Year: Pre Civil War  Model: Mamaluke Size: 32.2 inch blade 1 inch wide  Condition: Excellent+ Pre-Civil War Marine Corps Mamaluke sabers… (870-78) SOLD. Learn More »

1840 LIGHT ARTILLERY ENLISTEDMAN’S SABRE

1840 LIGHT ARTILLERY ENLISTEDMAN’S SABRE

Maker: Ames Mfg. Co. Chicopee Mass. Blade Length: 32” Blade Etchings: None. Grip: Very nice grip. Leather with twisted brass wire. Scabbard: None. Condition, on a scale of 1 – 10:  Grip – 8;… (344-2570) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker: Blade maker marked “Collins & Co. Hartford, Conn 1862”. Dealer marked blade: “J.P. Finch NY”. Blade Length: 32” Blade Etchings: Wingspread eagle, reverse with “US”. Grip: Rare… (870-45) SOLD. Learn More »

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

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

Black leather belt has brass wreathed spread-winged eagle buckle and keeper. Features both sword hanger straps, complete with all requisite hooks, buckle and rivets. Leather is supple and in very good… (33-157) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 DRAGOON STYLE BELT PLATE, W.H. SMITH

US PATTERN 1839 DRAGOON STYLE BELT PLATE, W.H. SMITH

The face of this plate has a semi-bright patina, with some slightly darkened spots. Edge of plate has some very slight nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with both puppy paw hooks and… (490-815) SOLD. Learn More »

US DRAGOON STYLE PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE, W.H. SMITH

US DRAGOON STYLE PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE, W.H. SMITH

The face of this plate has a nice, bright patina. Edge of plate has some very slight nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with both puppy paw hooks and tongue. Maker’s mark on reverse reads,… (490-814) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE WAR PAPERS BY MAJOR GENERAL GUSTAVUS W. SMITH, SIGNED BY AUTHOR

CONFEDERATE WAR PAPERS BY MAJOR GENERAL GUSTAVUS W. SMITH, SIGNED BY AUTHOR

This volume is a first edition that was published in 1884 in New York by Atlantic Publishing and Engraving Co. Inscribed in period ink on the second page is, “Mrs. Ellen T. Costello, with the… (344-2417) SOLD. Learn More »

F.W. WIDMANN / PHILADELPHIA ORNAMENTAL SWORD MOUNTER C1830’S MARINE MAMALUKE

F.W. WIDMANN / PHILADELPHIA ORNAMENTAL SWORD MOUNTER C1830’S MARINE MAMALUKE

Manufactured: Philadelphia, PA Maker: F. W. Widmann Year: C1830s + Model: Mamaluke Size: 31.25 inch blade length - 1.15 inch in width Condition: Excellent+ The later styles of the Marine Mamaluke… (870-80) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF A SMALL DOG IN HIS DOGHOUSE

CDV OF A SMALL DOG IN HIS DOGHOUSE

Oval image shows a small, fluffy white dog peeking out of his dog house. Overall good condition; edges trimmed unevenly.  No BM.  Modern pencil inscription on reverse: “from an English album /… (894-188) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

1/8 PLATE TINTYPE OF A FAMILY WITH THEIR DOGS

1/8 PLATE TINTYPE OF A FAMILY WITH THEIR DOGS

Tintype measures 2 3/8” x 3 3/8”.  Full length view of 4 women and one man, along with their two dogs. Faces are rather washed out.  Overall good condition; edges trimmed unevenly. … (894-194) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

TINTYPE OF A BOY WITH A DOG

TINTYPE OF A BOY WITH A DOG

Tintype measures 2 ½” x 3 ¾” (slightly larger than a 1/8” plate).  Standing view of a young boy in front of photographer’s prop background, with one hand resting on prop railing.  His… (894-196) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CDV OF MAN WITH A WHITE DOG

CDV OF MAN WITH A WHITE DOG

3/4 length seated view of a man with a small, fluffy white dog on his lap. BM: “FROM / BALL’S / Photographic Rooms, / Walpole, / N.H.” Trimmed along left edge, otherwise in very fine condition.… (894-184) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker / Dealer: “Geo. W. Simons & Bro Philadelphia”. Blade Length: 31” Blade Etchings: Foliate of scroll and leaf designs, “US” in center, “E Pluribus Unum” in riband. US flag, wing… (344-2544) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED U.C.V. PHOTO OF CONFEDERATE OFFICER

FRAMED U.C.V. PHOTO OF CONFEDERATE OFFICER

Photo is a three-quarter view of a distinguished looking Confederate officer in uniform. It was taken post-War. He was likely a member of a United Confederate Veterans Camp. This gentleman is wearing… (344-2380) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR SUGAR BOWL & LID

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR SUGAR BOWL & LID

Sugar bowl features an image of the Jennie Wade House.  Sugar bowl measures approx. 2” high x 3” wide. Item is in very good condition with no chips or cracks. Bottom is marked with, “MADE IN… (M24903) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR CREAM PITCHER

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR CREAM PITCHER

Pitcher features a colorful sketch of the Jennie Wade House in Gettysburg. Pitcher has gold gilt bands around the image, as well as around the handle and at the top edge. Pitcher measures approx. 4… (M24862) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 22, 1864 - GENERAL BUTLER

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 22, 1864 - GENERAL BUTLER

Vol. VIII—No. 408. 16 pp [673-688], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features a dramatic full page illustration by William Waud—“Major-General… (L15180FFFF) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 26, 1864 – CAPTURE OF BLOCKADE RUNNER

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 26, 1864 – CAPTURE OF BLOCKADE RUNNER

Vol. VIII—No. 413. 16 pp. [753-768], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait sketches of the commanders of the Rebel privateer “Florida” [Captain C.M.… (L15180DDDD) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 7, 1863 – ARKANSAS POST

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 7, 1863 – ARKANSAS POST

Vol. VII—No. 319. 16 pp. [81-96], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portraits of Rear-Admiral David Porter and Major General John McClernand. The former… (L15180CCCC) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 24, 1864 – CHIEF JUSTICE SALMON CHASE

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 24, 1864 – CHIEF JUSTICE SALMON CHASE

Vol. VIII—No. 417. 16 pp. [817-832]. Four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features an oval portrait of newly appointed Chief Justice Chase, surrounded by… (L15180AAAA) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 17, 1864 - GEORGE THOMAS/W.T. SHERMAN/ JOHN SCHOFIELD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 17, 1864 - GEORGE THOMAS/W.T. SHERMAN/ JOHN SCHOFIELD

Vol. VIII-No. 416. 16 pp. [801-816], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features a magnificent full page portrait of Gen. George Thomas, victor of the… (L15180YYY) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, SATURDAY, MAY 14, 1864 – RED RIVER CAMPAIGN/ SHERIDAN

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, SATURDAY, MAY 14, 1864 – RED RIVER CAMPAIGN/ SHERIDAN

Vol. VIII-No. 385. 16 pp. [305-320], four columns, with numerous illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features action depiction of “Rebel Attack On Our Gun-Boats In The Red River,” w/story on… (L15180XXX) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 4, 1864 - GEN. SHERMAN/THE WILDERNESS

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 4, 1864 - GEN. SHERMAN/THE WILDERNESS

Vol. VII—No. 388. 16 pp. [353-368], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait of Major General William T. Sherman, then embarked in the opening… (L15180WWW) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 18, 1864 - STARVED UNION PRISONERS

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 18, 1864 - STARVED UNION PRISONERS

Vol VIII—No.390. 16 pp. [385-400], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features two graphic sketches—“REBEL CRUELTY—OUR STARVED SOLDIERS—From… (L15180VVV) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ENGRAVED “CAPT. J.H.P.” ON HILT

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ENGRAVED “CAPT. J.H.P.” ON HILT

Maker: C. Roby & Co., W. Chelmsford, Mass. Blade Length: 31 ¼” Blade Etchings: Fancy scroll/leaf/floral designs, wing spread patriotic eagle. Reverse side with panoply of arms, “US”. Grip:… (344-2551) SOLD. Learn More »

M1840 SAUERBIER ENLISTEDMAN’S CAVALRY SABRE, TYPE 2 VARIATION

M1840 SAUERBIER ENLISTEDMAN’S CAVALRY SABRE, TYPE 2 VARIATION

Maker: Henry Sauerbier Blade Length: 34 ½” Blade Etchings: None. Grip: Fine “Officer” grade leather. Twisted wire wrap perfect. Grip contoured like M1860. Scabbard: None. Condition, on a scale… (344-2557) SOLD. Learn More »

HALF PLATE TINTYPE OF JOHN BURNS, CIVILIAN HERO OF GETTYSBURG

HALF PLATE TINTYPE OF JOHN BURNS, CIVILIAN HERO OF GETTYSBURG

This is a full standing view of John Burns. He is wearing a light colored frock coat, dark colored trousers, white shirt, cravat and hat. A rifle rests in the crook of his arm. Image is clear with… (573-14) SOLD. Learn More »

EBONY-HANDLED MASONIC DAGGER

EBONY-HANDLED MASONIC DAGGER

Measures 9 ¼” overall with a 5” spear-shaped blade. Blade is ¾” wide at cross guard. Has frosted floral designs on both sides of the blade. On one side there is also the Masonic square &… (30-2003) SOLD. Learn More »

C1850 KNIGHTSHEAD POMMEL MILITIA OFFICER’S SWORD

C1850 KNIGHTSHEAD POMMEL MILITIA OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker: Unknown. Blade Length: 25” Blade Etchings: Wing spread eagle, riband w/”E. Pluribus Unum”. Scroll and leaf designs, panoply of arms. Grip: Ribbed bone. Scabbard:  None. Condition, on a… (344-2526) SOLD. Learn More »

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker: Blade marked, “COLLINS & CO. / HARTFORD / CONN 1862”, who made the blade. Marked “TIFFANY & CO. NEW YORK” – the retailer of the sword. Blade Length: 32” Blade Etchings:… (344-2553) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1840 CAVALRY SABER – “THE WRIST BREAKER”

US MODEL 1840 CAVALRY SABER – “THE WRIST BREAKER”

Maker: European import – unmarked. Blade Length: 35 ¾” Blade Etchings: None. Blade nice with age discoloration. Grip: Nice tight twisted brass wire on grip. Leather in very fine… (344-2555) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON LITTLE ROUND TOP – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON LITTLE ROUND TOP – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Fragment from the nose portion of a 3 inch Parrott or Read shell measuring approximately four inches long and exhibiting moderate surface rust and pitting. Threads for the fuse adapter are visible.… (R22506) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Fragment from the nose portion of a 3 inch Parrott or Read shell measuring approximately 3 ½ inches long and exhibiting moderate to heavy surface rust and pitting. Relic was a part of the Geiselman… (R22507) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Fragment from a 3 inch Parrott or Read shell measuring approximately four inches long and exhibiting moderate surface rust and pitting. Relic was a part of the Geiselman collection and was recovered… (R22509) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON EAST CEMETERY HILL – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED ON EAST CEMETERY HILL – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Fragment from the nose portion of a 3 inch Parrott or Read shell measuring approximately 3 ½ inches long and exhibiting moderate to heavy surface rust and pitting. Relic was a part of the Geiselman… (R22508) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

153RD PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBON

153RD PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBON

White ribbon measuring approximately 2” wide x 7” long suspended from a metal hanger with pin back. Face of this hanger reads “MEMBER”. Ribbon reads, “153d REGIMENT PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS… (344-2429) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1860 ENLISTEDMAN’S CAVALRY SABRE

MODEL 1860 ENLISTEDMAN’S CAVALRY SABRE

Maker: Unmarked. Blade Length: 34” Blade Etchings: None. Grip: Black leather with double strand twisted wire wrap. Scabbard: None. Condition, on a scale of 1 – 10:  Grip – 7; Blade – 7 Very… (344-2556) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL UNMARKED SPECIMEN OF AN HONEST CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SABER

ORIGINAL UNMARKED SPECIMEN OF AN HONEST CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SABER

Presented here is a wonderful representative of an original Confederate “dog river style” cavalry saber.  Carried by Southern cavaliers during the War Between the States, this specimen is the… (344-2585) SOLD. Learn More »

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker: Unknown. Blade Length: 30.5” Blade Etchings: None. Semi-bright. Grip: Leather dry and brittle. Only one strand of twisted wire at top. Scabbard: None. Condition, on a scale of 1 – 10: … (344-2537) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF NEW JERSEY BUTTON (ALBERT’S NJ 7 / TICE NJ200A2)

STATE OF NEW JERSEY BUTTON (ALBERT’S NJ 7 / TICE NJ200A2)

This three piece button features the coat of arms for the state of New Jersey on a lined field. Face is in good condition with no dents and with 100% of the original gilt. Reverse has round shank with… (M24481) SOLD. Learn More »

ARTILLERY GIMLET FOR 10-INCH GUN – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

ARTILLERY GIMLET FOR 10-INCH GUN – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

The "gimlet" has a screw on the end and was intended to be used to remove broken pieces of friction primers from the vent. It could also serve as a priming wire to poke a hole in the powder bag. This… (490-928) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

ARTILLERY GIMLET FOR 12-INCH GUN – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

ARTILLERY GIMLET FOR 12-INCH GUN – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

The "gimlet" has a screw on the end and was intended to be used to remove broken pieces of friction primers from the vent. It could also serve as a priming wire to poke a hole in the powder bag. This… (490-927) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

ARTILLERY VENT PUNCH FOR 12-INCH GUN – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

ARTILLERY VENT PUNCH FOR 12-INCH GUN – WATERVLIET ARSENAL

The "vent punch" was used when the "gimlet" failed, it could be used to drive any obstruction into the bore. This pick was used to clear the cannon vent after firing. Overall length is 22.25 inches.… (490-929) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

POST-WAR ARTILLERY FUSE ADAPTER

POST-WAR ARTILLERY FUSE ADAPTER

Fuse adapter is very clean. Measures 1 ¾”. Marking on end reads, “UNSCREW 64”.  [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (490-940) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

BORMANN FUSE PUNCH

BORMANN FUSE PUNCH

This artillery tool is a steel chisel, with a brass handle designed for cutting into the powder train in a Bormann time fuse. Shaft is clean with no rust. Point is very sharp. Measures 4” long.… (490-933) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker: Importer – Tiffany & Co., New York Blade Length: 29” Blade Etchings: “USN” in ribands, oak leaf with ropes, fouled anchor. Wing spread American eagle on deck gun. Obverse with… (344-2516) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO A.B. JUDSON, MD, AND ADONIRAM JUDSON HANNA

MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO A.B. JUDSON, MD, AND ADONIRAM JUDSON HANNA

Super fine Model 1852 Navy officer inscribed with a family inscription on the guard.  Manufactured: Chicopee, Mass  Maker: Ames Mfg. Co.  Year: 1852 dated  Model: model 1852 Size: 29 inch blade,… (870-16) SOLD. Learn More »

A SECTIONED CS 3” 10 POUND PARROT SHELL WITH BORMANN FUSE

A SECTIONED CS 3” 10 POUND PARROT SHELL WITH BORMANN FUSE

Exterior of shell is rusted with moderate pitting. No numbers or markings visible on fuse. Sulfur matrix in good  condition with no chipping. Powder tube & lead shot visible. Base cup… (R21061) SOLD. Learn More »

A SECTIONED CS 3” 10 POUND PARROT SHELL WITH BORMANN FUSE

A SECTIONED CS 3” 10 POUND PARROT SHELL WITH BORMANN FUSE

Exterior of shell is rusted with moderate pitting. No numbers or markings visible on fuse. Sulfur matrix in good  condition with no chipping. Powder tube & lead shot visible. Base cup… (R21060) SOLD. Learn More »

SCARCE CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUND SPHERICAL SHELL WITH A CS FUSE ADAPTER THAT FITS A BORMANN FUSED SHELL

SCARCE CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUND SPHERICAL SHELL WITH A CS FUSE ADAPTER THAT FITS A BORMANN FUSED SHELL

Due to the poor performance of the CS Bormann fuse, Southern artillerists preferred the paper time fuse over the Bormann fuse. This extra large CS fuse plug was fitted for rounds already in arsenals… (883-285) SOLD. Learn More »

NON-REGULATION NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY LONDON MAKER LEES & SON

NON-REGULATION NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY LONDON MAKER LEES & SON

Manufactured: London  Maker: Lees & Sons  Year: Civil War  Model: Officer non-regulation  Size: 27.8 inch blade A beautifully designed sword with a cast, solid half basket guard. The guard has… (870-43) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker: Ames Mfg. Co., Chicopee, Mass. Blade Length: 30.5” Blade Etchings: Ames marking at ricasso. “US” in unusual script on center, scroll & leaf designs. American eagle, panoply of arms,… (344-2568) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE AMES MARINE MAMALUKE ID’D TO CAPT. (LATER LT. COL.) WILLIAM L. SHUTTLEWORTH

RARE AMES MARINE MAMALUKE ID’D TO CAPT. (LATER LT. COL.) WILLIAM L. SHUTTLEWORTH

Manufactured: Chicopee, Mass Maker: Ames Mfg. Co.  Year: 1857 - 1864  Model: Mamaluke  Size: 32 inch blade length, .992 wide  Condition: Excellent+. This rare Ames Mamaluke (pre-1859 regulations)… (870-91) SOLD. Learn More »

FULL BOX 12MM PINFIRE CARTRIDGES BY FUSNOT

FULL BOX 12MM PINFIRE CARTRIDGES BY FUSNOT

Full box of cartridges for the 12 millimeter Lefaucheux pinfire revolver. Civil War-era paste-board box with green label that reads, “FABRIQUE DE BALLES ET CARTOUCHES 25 Revolvers Cartouches… (M25269) SOLD. Learn More »

REBOUND ORIGINAL COPY OF “PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA”

REBOUND ORIGINAL COPY OF “PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA”

By Benson J. Lossing. Published by George W. Childs, Philadelphia, 1866-74. 3 Volumes. 608, 640 and 640 pages respectively. Illustrated with numerous drawings and several plates. Black cloth library… (173-2894) SOLD. Learn More »

RON TUNISON STATUE “FRIEND TO FRIEND  - A BROTHERHOOD UNDIVIDED”

RON TUNISON STATUE “FRIEND TO FRIEND - A BROTHERHOOD UNDIVIDED”

Official limited edition Civil War Gettysburg Masonic sculpture by the famed military sculptor Ron Tunison, titled, “Friend to Friend - A Brotherhood Undivided”. This sculpture was produced in… (871-03) SOLD. Learn More »

RON TUNISON STATUE “LEE AND JACKSON”

RON TUNISON STATUE “LEE AND JACKSON”

A large limited edition Cold-cast bronze statue of Generals Lee and Jackson by renowned sculptor Ron Tunison (1947-2013), dated 1987. It depicts Lee, sitting on a limber chest, conversing with Jackson… (871-04) SOLD. Learn More »

LARGE CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

LARGE CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

Four sided, aqua colored cathedral style bottle measures 13 ½” high and 5” at the base. Each side has a beautifully embossed design. This is one of the most typical bottles found in civil war… (14-1814) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV BLACK & WHITE DOG

CDV BLACK & WHITE DOG

Image of black & white dog. Overall very fine condition; corners clipped, light soiling. No BM.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (894-190) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
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1864 CSA T-70 $2 NOTE FEATURING JUDAH P. BENJAMIN

1864 CSA T-70 $2 NOTE FEATURING JUDAH P. BENJAMIN

An original piece of Confederate money, being the $2 CSA T-70 bill featuring Judah P. Benjamin on the right side. Engraved and printed by Keatinge & Ball. Dated February 17th 1864. Plate letter H.… (344-2465) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
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1864 CSA T-66 $50 NOTE FEATURING JEFFERSON DAVIS

1864 CSA T-66 $50 NOTE FEATURING JEFFERSON DAVIS

An original piece of Confederate money, being the $50 CSA T-66 bill featuring the President of the Confederacy, Jefferson Davis, in the center of the bill. Engraved and printed by Keatinge & Ball.… (344-2463) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
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1864 CSA T-66 $50 NOTE FEATURING JEFFERSON DAVIS

1864 CSA T-66 $50 NOTE FEATURING JEFFERSON DAVIS

An original piece of Confederate money, being the $50 CSA T-66 bill featuring the President of the Confederacy, Jefferson Davis, in the center of the bill. Engraved and printed by Keatinge & Ball.… (344-2468) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
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1861 $10 CONFEDERATE TREASURY NOTE

1861 $10 CONFEDERATE TREASURY NOTE

Currency was issued by the Confederate government authorized September 1, 1861 but with September 1, 1862 issue date in error. Note depicts Ceres resting on bales of cotton, at center, and R. M. T.… (L15121) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
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1861 $10 CONFEDERATE TREASURY NOTE

1861 $10 CONFEDERATE TREASURY NOTE

This is an average quality, high volume $10 Confederate note printed by Blanton Duncan in 1862 and into 1863. It was the last note bearing the September 2, 1861 date to be printed, continuing right… (L15120) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CSA T-41 $100 NOTE

CSA T-41 $100 NOTE

A high grade Confederate $100.00 T-41 note. Slaves hoeing cotton top center with John C. Calhoun at bottom left. Printed by Keatinge & Ball in Columbia, S.C. Dated November 5th, 1862. Serial… (L15118) SOLD. Learn More »

CSA T-41 $100 NOTE

CSA T-41 $100 NOTE

A high grade Confederate $100.00 T-41 note. Slaves hoeing cotton top center with John C. Calhoun at bottom left. Printed by Keatinge & Ball in Columbia, S.C. Dated November 3rd 1862. Serial number… (L15119) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR GAUNTLETS ID’D TO IOWA SOLDIER

CIVIL WAR GAUNTLETS ID’D TO IOWA SOLDIER

This is a beautiful matched pair of Civil War officers’ calf-skin gauntlets. They were worn by Andrew Y. McDonald, 1st lieutenant of Co. E, 21st Iowa Infantry. McDonald was wounded several times in… (526-25) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S.  4.62” 12-PDR. CANISTER

U.S. 4.62” 12-PDR. CANISTER

This non-excavated specimen is the standard-style canister that both the Federal and Confederate forces used in the 12-pounder (4.62-inch caliber) smoothbore cannon.  This is a very nice solid and… (M25237) SOLD. Learn More »

IDENTIFIED U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE, BOYD & SONS

IDENTIFIED U.S. PATTERN 1826 IDENTIFIED U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE, BOYD & SONS

This plate has a nice bright brass face with a mellow, even patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. There is one tiny nail hole at the rim over the eagle’s head which suggests that it may have… (490-961) SOLD. Learn More »

STAG-HANDLED SIDE KNIFE

STAG-HANDLED SIDE KNIFE

This is a home-made side knife. Measures 13” overall with a 8 ½” blade. Blade is 1” wide at cross guard. Has no markings or designs on the blade.  A plain cross guard, 2 ½” wide. The stab… (30-2002) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR CAMP CHAIR

CIVIL WAR CAMP CHAIR

This officer’s folding camp chair with carpet seat measures approx. 14" X 16" X 32" tall when open.  Folds flat for transport or storage with pivoting joints anchored with steel rivets. Original… (462-31) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
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JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR CREAM PITCHER

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR CREAM PITCHER

Pitcher features a colorful sketch of the Jennie Wade House in Gettysburg with a floral design on back. Pitcher has gold gilt bands around the image, as well as around the top edge. Pitcher measures 2… (M24860) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
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JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR POSTCARD IN FRAME

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR POSTCARD IN FRAME

Glass framed postcard features an image of the Jennie Wade House in Gettysburg, as well as an image of Jennie Wade. Frame measures 7” x 5”. This is a nice, vintage Gettysburg collectible that came… (M24910) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
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ORIGINAL 1905 COPY OF THE PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MILITARY PARK COMMISSION REPORT

ORIGINAL 1905 COPY OF THE PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MILITARY PARK COMMISSION REPORT

The full title of this volume is “ANNUAL REPORTS OF THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MILITARY PARK COMMISSION TO THE SECRETARY OF WAR 1893-1904.” The book was published by the Government Printing Office in… (B5955) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
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EARLY ADVERTISEMENT BOOKLET FOR COMPANY THAT PRODUCED STATUES FOR THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD

EARLY ADVERTISEMENT BOOKLET FOR COMPANY THAT PRODUCED STATUES FOR THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD

This small booklet is titled “MILITARY MEMORIALS AND STATUES AT GETTYSBURG PENNSYLVANIA : COMPLIMENTS OF THE VAN AMRINGE COMPANY.” Covers are in good condition but front has a 2.50 inch vertical… (B4818) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
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CIVIL WAR WINE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR WINE BOTTLE

Bottle is dark olive colored. Measures 12’ high x 3 ¾” at the base. Very good condition with no cracks. There are very slight chips around the lip. Some light scratches and dirt is present on the… (883-184) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
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CIVIL WAR WHISKEY BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR WHISKEY BOTTLE

Bottle was recovered from a campsite at the greater Richmond area. Measures 11” high x 3 ¼” at the base.  Bottom of bottle is embossed with maker’s name, “DYOTTVILLE GLASS WORKS PHIL”.… (883-187) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
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SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF YOUNG BOY WITH RACCOON

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF YOUNG BOY WITH RACCOON

This is a three-quarter sitting view of a boy with a raccoon on his lap. The boy is holding a chain which is attached to the raccoon’s neck. He is wearing a dark colored jacket, vest and trousers… (894-49) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

Pair of bone dice. Each measures ¼”. Great display item for a Civil War collection.     [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (179-691) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
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CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

Pair of bone dice. Each measures ¼”. Great display item for a Civil War collection.     [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (179-692) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
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CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

Pair of bone dice. Each measures 3/8”. Great display item for a Civil War collection.     [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (179-693) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
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MORGAN & CLAPP SINGLE SHOT DERINGER

MORGAN & CLAPP SINGLE SHOT DERINGER

This single shot pistols were turned out by the firm of Morgan & Clapp of New Haven, Connecticut from about 1864 to 1866. Approx. 500 were made. Weapon is .30 and has a 3.00 octagonal barrel. Bore… (890-82) SOLD. Learn More »

BULLET STRUCK WILSON AND BONHAM PATTERN BRASS LOCK

BULLET STRUCK WILSON AND BONHAM PATTERN BRASS LOCK

Heavy brass lock meas. approx. 2.50 inches wide x 2.00 inches with key in operating condition. Lock has spring loaded escutcheon to protect keyhole. Key is present but the chain attaching it to the… (890-138) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
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RELIC CONFEDERATE CARTRIDGE BOX TIN FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC CONFEDERATE CARTRIDGE BOX TIN FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated cartridge box tin. It is the Confederate style, single wide tin. The Federal style employed two smaller side-by-side tins. This is in relic condition. It has been slightly… (462-26) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
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DEFINITIVE REFERENCE BOOK ON CAVALRY AND ARTILLERY SABERS BY JOHN THILLMANN

DEFINITIVE REFERENCE BOOK ON CAVALRY AND ARTILLERY SABERS BY JOHN THILLMANN

This most desirable reference volume, now out of print, is author John Thillmann’s masterly work titled “Civil War Cavalry & Artillery Sabers, A Study of United States Cavalry and Artillery… (344-1918) SOLD. Learn More »

REMINISCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR BY CS GENERAL JOHN B. GORDON, AUTOGRAPHED

REMINISCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR BY CS GENERAL JOHN B. GORDON, AUTOGRAPHED

This volume is a first edition that was published in 1903 by Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York. Tipped in on the first page is the autograph, “JB GORDON”. Three portraits of Gordon are featured-… (804-78) SOLD. Learn More »

1ST EDITION COPY OF “PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS AND CIVIL WAR DIARY 1864”

1ST EDITION COPY OF “PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS AND CIVIL WAR DIARY 1864”

This volume was written by Lemuel Abijah Abbott who served as a Captain in the 10th Vermont Volunteer Infantry. The hardbound volume meas. approx. 6.00 x 8.50 inches with blue cloth covers with a… (344-2388) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
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CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE, C. 1845-58

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE, C. 1845-58

Four sided, aqua colored cathedral style bottle measures 8 ½” high and 2” at the base. Each side has a beautifully embossed design. This is one of the most typical bottles found in civil war… (14-1809) SOLD. Learn More »

$70.00
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CIVIL WAR ERA SODA BOTTLE, DATED 1862

CIVIL WAR ERA SODA BOTTLE, DATED 1862

This vintage, pale green colored soda bottle with blob top measures 7 ½” tall.  Raised lettering on bottle reads, “JOHN HECT, BROOKLYN N.Y. 1862”. John C. Hecht was a soda water manufacturer… (14-1799) SOLD. Learn More »

$70.00
SOLD

RELIC POCKET KNIFE RECOVERED ON 1ST DAY’S FIELD AT GETTYSBURG

RELIC POCKET KNIFE RECOVERED ON 1ST DAY’S FIELD AT GETTYSBURG

Knife looks to be a farrier’s knife. It meas. approx. 4.00 inches long. It has the small remainder of 2 blades and a pick for cleaning hoofs. About 80% of the two wood side panels remain. All iron… (462-13) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
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PACK OF UNOPENED ARTILLERY FUSES DATED 1864

PACK OF UNOPENED ARTILLERY FUSES DATED 1864

Unopened pack of artillery fuses produced by the Frankford Arsenal. Wrapper is faded salmon in color and is in good overall condition. There are no visible rips, tears or chips. Label reads… (462-10) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
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MEERSCHAUM PIPE

MEERSCHAUM PIPE

Pipe features a carved image of a horse and hound. Measures approx. 6” long x 2 ½” high. The beauty of Meerschaum pipes is in the detail. These fine pipes are made from a material that’s mostly… (30-1997) SOLD. Learn More »

WONDERFULLY DECORATED EARLY GERMAN SHOTGUN

WONDERFULLY DECORATED EARLY GERMAN SHOTGUN

This double barrel shotgun is an attractive example of Old World craftsmanship that was updated from flintlock to percussion. This is demonstrated by the filled taps on the lock plates which would… (884-01) SOLD. Learn More »

CABINET CARD OF A SMALL TABBY CAT

CABINET CARD OF A SMALL TABBY CAT

Cabinet card of a small tabby cat. BM: “Photographerd / by / Ellinwood, / 936 Elm St. / Manchester, / N.H.” Overall very good condition. Light soiling to edges of mount, minor wear to corners… (894-64) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
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CDV OF A WHITE DOG

CDV OF A WHITE DOG

Full seated view of a white dog with a darker color on its head, sitting on a table / stool. Background is very dark, making the dog stand out in sharp relief. Overall very fine condition; very minor… (894-130) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
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CDV OF A MAN WITH HIS DOG

CDV OF A MAN WITH HIS DOG

Full length seated view of a man wearing a vest and a hat. Possibly a shepherd and his dog?  The black &  white dog lays contentedly by the man’s side, with his master’s arm around him. Very… (894-134) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
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CDV OF A BLACK & WHITE DOG

CDV OF A BLACK & WHITE DOG

Nice image of a large-eared black & white dog seated on a chair/stool.  Front photographer’s mark, “Bremer, GREENVILLE” {Frederick Bremer of Greenville, MI}. Good contrast. Minor wear to… (894-170) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
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RELIC U.S. NAVAL WATERCAP FUSE ADAPTER, DATED 1862

RELIC U.S. NAVAL WATERCAP FUSE ADAPTER, DATED 1862

Excavated Federal artillery fuse adapter known as a naval watercap fuse. Of wartime design, this tapered, cylindrical-shaped brass fuse adapter is the type utilized by the U.S. Navy in its big guns. … (825-16) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
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US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE, W.H. SMITH

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE, W.H. SMITH

This plate has a nice, smooth semi-bright patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Edge of plate is smooth and free of nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and three iron hooks present.… (490-841) SOLD. Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CIVILIAN MAN

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CIVILIAN MAN

This is a waist-up view of a man who is wearing a light colored frock coat, vest, white shirt and cravat. This gentleman has a beard and is wearing glasses. Image is clear with good contrast. Some… (37-372) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
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1865 COPY OF “THE CAPTURE, PRISON PEN AND ESCAPE”

1865 COPY OF “THE CAPTURE, PRISON PEN AND ESCAPE”

The full title of this volume is “THE CAPTURE, PRISON PEN, AND THE ESCAPE; GIVING A COMPLETE HISTORY OF PRISION LIFE IN THE SOUTH” by Captain Willard W. Glazier of the 2nd New York Cavalry. Volume… (344-2387) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

PAIR OF 1st LIEUTENANT OF INFANTRY SHOULDER BOARDS ATTRIBUTED TO JOSEPH BARTLETT OF THE 81ST NEW YORK

PAIR OF 1st LIEUTENANT OF INFANTRY SHOULDER BOARDS ATTRIBUTED TO JOSEPH BARTLETT OF THE 81ST NEW YORK

This pair of shoulder straps have a single, thick embroidered border made of bright bullion which has tarnished with age. There is also an inner and outer jaceron border of dead bullion. The center… (462-53) SOLD. Learn More »

RIFLEMAN’S BELT WITH FROG, AND MODEL 1855 SABER BAYONET & SCABBARD

RIFLEMAN’S BELT WITH FROG, AND MODEL 1855 SABER BAYONET & SCABBARD

Complete black bridle leather belt and frog, with brass buckle and slides--black leather bayonet scabbard with brass throat & tip. Belt measures 36" in length, 2.25" in width. Each half of the… (381-18) SOLD. Learn More »

C.S. 3-INCH MULLANE/TENNESSEE SABOT SHELL

C.S. 3-INCH MULLANE/TENNESSEE SABOT SHELL

This Tennessee Sabot pattern projectile is sometimes called the Mullane shell. This pattern has a characteristic saucer-shaped copper sabot. A center bolt and three pins held the sabot in place. This… (R21878) SOLD. Learn More »

1844 COPY OF THE HISTORY OF LANCASTER COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA

1844 COPY OF THE HISTORY OF LANCASTER COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA

Volume is bound in brown leather that has worn at corners and edges. Boards show some chips at crease of spine. Ribbed spine has red leather panel near top with title embossed in gold. There are also… (344-2113) SOLD. Learn More »

NICE WARTIME BUST VIEW CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL OLIVER O. HOWARD

NICE WARTIME BUST VIEW CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL OLIVER O. HOWARD

This is a nice, crisp, clean bust view of Howard as a Major General. Bottom of mount has a light period pencil inscription that reads “O. O. HOWARD.” Reverse is blank except for a modern pencil… (890-53) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
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DUG LEAD ID DISC FOR 74TH NEW YORK SOLDIER - ROUGH CONDITION

DUG LEAD ID DISC FOR 74TH NEW YORK SOLDIER - ROUGH CONDITION

This disc was dug in the greater Richmond area and did not fare well during its time in the ground. Its edges are badly chipped with 55%-60% material loss. Both sides of the disc also show chipping… (883-23) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3.8 INCH DAHLGREN “BLIND SHELL”

US 3.8 INCH DAHLGREN “BLIND SHELL”

Fired from a 3.4 inch caliber Rifled Boat Howitzer. At the tip of this projectile is a small brass pin, purpose unknown. Projectile has four ribs arranged vertically around the shell’s body. Sans… (883-279) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 3.67 INCH 20 POUND SMOOTH READ SHELL

CS 3.67 INCH 20 POUND SMOOTH READ SHELL

Found in the greater Richmond, VA area. The CS fuse adapter is very crudely made comparted to other ones. Fuse hole measures only .330 in diameter, much smaller than normal. Shell cleaned and… (883-275) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS CONVERTED DYER SHELL WITH A CS FUSE ADAPTER

US/CS CONVERTED DYER SHELL WITH A CS FUSE ADAPTER

A captured US 3 inch Dyer shell, re-worked by a Southern Arsenal with a CS fuse adapter added. Nice lead sabot. Fuse adapter has wrench marks. Cleaned and varnished. Found in the greater Richmond area… (883-178) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUND SPHERICAL BORMANN FUSED SHELL

US/CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUND SPHERICAL BORMANN FUSED SHELL

Has remains of the Bormann fuse in the threads. Found in the greater Richmond, VA area. Cleaned and varnished. Minor pitting over body.   [ws] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (883-289) SOLD. Learn More »

LINCOLN AND THE CONSPIRATORS - LINCOLN'S HAIR, WOOD FOR THE GALLOWS, MARY SURRATT'S HAIR, AND A REMNANT FROM THE BINDINGS THAT WERE USED TO BIND MRS. SURRATT'S ARMS DURING THE HANGING

LINCOLN AND THE CONSPIRATORS - LINCOLN'S HAIR, WOOD FOR THE GALLOWS, MARY SURRATT'S HAIR, AND A REMNANT FROM THE BINDINGS THAT WERE USED TO BIND MRS. SURRATT'S ARMS DURING THE HANGING

Display measures 11" X 14" with burgundy suede matting with gold Florentine trim. Highlights Mary Surratt who was one of the four conspirators executed on July 7th, 1865. The strand of Lincoln's hair… (M25051) SOLD. Learn More »

1ST MASSACHUSETTS DOCUMENT SIGNED BY GETTYSBURG CASUALTY ADJUTANT CHARLES E. MUDGE

1ST MASSACHUSETTS DOCUMENT SIGNED BY GETTYSBURG CASUALTY ADJUTANT CHARLES E. MUDGE

Quarterly camp and garrison equipment return for the 1st Massachusetts Infantry Regiment for December 1863. Document is pre-printed and filled out legibly in ink. Signed by 1st Lieutenant Charles E.… (475-243) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
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“CO. E, 32ND PA INFANTRY/ MORNING REPORT OF CAPTAIN ROBERT JOHNSON, NOVEMBER 8—DECEMBER 9, 1862”

“CO. E, 32ND PA INFANTRY/ MORNING REPORT OF CAPTAIN ROBERT JOHNSON, NOVEMBER 8—DECEMBER 9, 1862”

Columned, printed form measuring 17 x 7”, w/penciled notations of those present, absent and on sick leave. Plus reverse notations concerning special requisition of hospital detail, and the return of… (L13848) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.50
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IRON HOOK

IRON HOOK

Measures 5 ½’ x 3 ½” at widest points. Iron is mostly clean with pitting and very small areas of light surface rust. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (490-942) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
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MODEL 1836 HALL U. S. BREECHLOADING CARBINE TYPE II

MODEL 1836 HALL U. S. BREECHLOADING CARBINE TYPE II

Presented here is a Model 1836 Hall breechloading smoothbore percussion carbine. These carbines were made by Harper’s Ferry from 1837 to 1840 with many being issued to the 2nd US Dragoons who were… (G3601) SOLD. Learn More »

CAVALRY HAT CORD

CAVALRY HAT CORD

Yellow wool Cavalry enlisted man’s hat cord in good condition. The color is consistent throughout and is not faded.  Tassels are both present but one is torn off of the cord.  … (801-481) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY GIMLET

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY GIMLET

This is a Civil War artillery gimlet which was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent hole of a cannon tube. Wood handle retains much of its original finish with no… (490-938) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE SADDLE POMMEL SHIELD FROM FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA - JUST WEST OF GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE SADDLE POMMEL SHIELD FROM FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA - JUST WEST OF GETTYSBURG

Fairfield, Pennsylvania sits approx. 8 miles west of Gettysburg and was the site of a cavalry action on July 3, 1863. Cavalry were also in the area in 1862 and 1864. Saddle shield is made of brass and… (462-34) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

US SADDLE POMMEL SHIELD FROM FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA - JUST WEST OF GETTYSBURG

US SADDLE POMMEL SHIELD FROM FAIRFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA - JUST WEST OF GETTYSBURG

Fairfield, Pennsylvania sits approx. 8 miles west of Gettysburg and was the site of a cavalry action on July 3, 1863. Cavalry were also in the area in 1862 and 1864. Saddle shield is made of brass and… (462-33) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA WHITNEY GLASS WORKS WHISKEY BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA WHITNEY GLASS WORKS WHISKEY BOTTLE

Dark brown glass bottle measures 11 ¾ inches tall, base is 3 inches wide. Glass was blown and made using the three piece mold construction. Underside of bottle is embossed with the maker’s name,… (883-194) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR WHISKEY BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR WHISKEY BOTTLE

Bottle was recovered from a campsite in the greater Richmond area. Measures 11 ½” high x 3 ¼” at the base.  Nice olive green color. Bottom of bottle is embossed with maker’s name,… (883-188) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

JOHN RYAN SODA BOTTLE, SAVANNAH, GA, CIRCA 1850-58

JOHN RYAN SODA BOTTLE, SAVANNAH, GA, CIRCA 1850-58

This beautiful cobalt blue bottle with blob top measures 7 inches tall. Bottle features raised lettering that reads, “JOHN RYAN EXCELSIOR MINERAL WATER SAVANNAH GA “.  Reverse reads, “UNION… (14-1801) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ‘ZOUAVE’ SABER BAYONET WITH LEATHER SCABBARD

ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ‘ZOUAVE’ SABER BAYONET WITH LEATHER SCABBARD

This fine bayonet is an original American Civil War ‘Zouave’ style saber bayonet. The total length of this bayonet is about 25” while the graceful-looking blade itself is 20” long. Issued with… (172-3626) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This plate has a nice, even bright patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Edge of plate is smooth and free of nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and the two iron loops are present. … (490-845) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This plate has a nice smooth light patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Some very small dings are present on edge of plate. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and three iron hooks… (490-840) SOLD. Learn More »

PATTERN 1839 U.S. CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

PATTERN 1839 U.S. CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

Non-dug Civil War era cartridge box plate. Stamped brass US plate skin with lead-filled back and iron wire loops.  This plate shows very little wear. Beautiful brown patina on the face. In excellent… (490-887) SOLD. Learn More »

PATTERN 1839 U.S. DRAGOON BELT BUCKLE

PATTERN 1839 U.S. DRAGOON BELT BUCKLE

Non-dug Civil War era Dragoon-style belt buckle. Stamped brass US buckle skin with lead-filled back and “puppy-paw” hooks.  The buckle is still nicely curved and only shows minor wear. Beautiful… (490-888) SOLD. Learn More »

SMALL LOT OF DOCUMENTS FOR COMPANIES G & H OF THE 4TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

SMALL LOT OF DOCUMENTS FOR COMPANIES G & H OF THE 4TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

The first muster roll is for Company G and dates from 30 April 1863 to 30 June 1863. The second roll is for Company H of the same regiment and covers the same period. Both documents are in good… (475-252) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

Pair of two bone dice. Each measures 3/8”. Great display item for a Civil War collection.     [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (179-696) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

.58 CALIBER BULLET EXTRACTOR

.58 CALIBER BULLET EXTRACTOR

A .58 caliber bullet extractor which attached to the threaded end of the ramrod to pull any misfired rounds.   [ss] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE… (516-177) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

ROLL OF MAYNARD PELLET PRIMERS

ROLL OF MAYNARD PELLET PRIMERS

A roll of Maynard Pellet Primers. Contains just the caps, no wrapper present.   [ss] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (516-190) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

19th CENTURY PEWTER SPOON

19th CENTURY PEWTER SPOON

Pewter tablespoon made by Luther Boardman measures 8 inches long. Finish is semi-bright. Features a nice leaf design on the handle. Reverse of handle is marked with a “B”. Luther Boardman was a… (179-708) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

19th CENTURY PEWTER SPOON

19th CENTURY PEWTER SPOON

Pewter tablespoon made by Luther Boardman measures 8 inches long. Finish is semi-bright. Features a nice leaf design on the handle. Reverse of handle is marked with a “B”. Luther Boardman was a… (179-709) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

GAR REUNION MEDAL, 45th REUNION OF ENGINEER BRIGADE

GAR REUNION MEDAL, 45th REUNION OF ENGINEER BRIGADE

This reunion medal features the top hangar in the shape of the engineer symbol. Sewn to a bar on reverse of hangar is a red silk ribbon with white lettering that reads, “45TH ANNUAL REUNION ENGINEER… (34-115) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD VIEWS

GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD VIEWS

Thenty-six page souvenir album entitled "Gettysburg Battlefield Views". Manufactured and copyrighted by Chisholm Bros/Chas. Frey of Portland, Maine and as distributed by W.H. Tipton, the Battlefield… (B5639) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE FIRST YEAR OF THE WAR

SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE FIRST YEAR OF THE WAR

By Edward A. Pollard, Editor of the Richmond Examiner. Reprinted from the Corrected 1862 Richmond Edition. Published by Charles B. Richardson, New York, 1863. 368 pp. Brown buckram, 9.25 x 6.25”,… (522-275) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

1st RIFLES BUTTON, CIRCA 1820-25

1st RIFLES BUTTON, CIRCA 1820-25

Button features a ring of stars surrounding a number 1 and infantry horn. Button shows most of the original gilt finish. Shank is present on reverse. Backmark reads, “A.B. MITAGH PHILA.”. Button… (286-245) SOLD. Learn More »

VIRGINIA STATE MILITIA JACKET BUTTON

VIRGINIA STATE MILITIA JACKET BUTTON

Brass button features the Virginia state seal. Albert's VA20#8. Some of the surface finish has rubbed away, leaving a pleasing darker patina contrasting with the brighter edge areas of the button.… (889-02) SOLD. Learn More »

MUSTER ROLL FOR 27TH NEW YORK INFANTRY 1863

MUSTER ROLL FOR 27TH NEW YORK INFANTRY 1863

Muster roll is for Company B and dates from February to May of 1863 Document is in fair condition and is filled out in ink and lists 64 men of the Company. There are several separations along the… (475-237) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

MUSTER ROLL FOR 15TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY 1864

MUSTER ROLL FOR 15TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY 1864

Muster roll is for Company I and dates from August to October of 1864 Document is in good condition and is filled out in ink and lists 109 men of the Company. There are some very minor separations… (475-239) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

LITHOGRAPH CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL DAVID HUNTER

LITHOGRAPH CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL DAVID HUNTER

CDV is a waist-up view of Union General David Hunter. He is wearing a dark colored double-breasted frock coat with epaulettes, a Hardee hat with insignia, and is holding his sword. Bottom of mount is… (462-55) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CDV OF LIEUTENANT DAVID A. WASIM, 143rd NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

CDV OF LIEUTENANT DAVID A. WASIM, 143rd NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

CDV is a chest-up view of Lt. David A. Wasim. He is wearing a dark colored coat with shoulder boards. Reverse has a photographer’s imprint which reads, “SEELEY & BEAL, 69 KING ST. ALEXANDRIA,… (462-06) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

US SWORD HANGER, JEB STUART STYLE, INDIAN WARS

US SWORD HANGER, JEB STUART STYLE, INDIAN WARS

Leather sword hanger retains all original brass hardware. Straps are folded and riveted. Snap hooks swivel but are tight. Leather is supple and has some light crazing. Keeper is marked, “R.I.A.”… (M25160) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US MODEL 1861/63/64- .58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET SLING

US MODEL 1861/63/64- .58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET SLING

Brown leather rifle sling measures approx. 48 inches long x 1 ¼ inches wide. Attached by rivets to one end is a brass hook, while the other end has a sewn on leather tab. Another leather tab slides… (490-885) SOLD. Learn More »

153RD PENNSYLVANIA LADDER-BADGE REUNION RIBBON

153RD PENNSYLVANIA LADDER-BADGE REUNION RIBBON

A red ribbon measuring approximately 2” wide x 4 1/2” long is suspended behind a white metal, four bar, ladder badge. A brass pin is soldered to the rear of the top bar. The top bar reads, “CO.… (344-2433) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. NAVAL FLEET REVIEW MEDAL, NEW YORK, 1912

U.S. NAVAL FLEET REVIEW MEDAL, NEW YORK, 1912

Two-piece brass souvenir medal has top hangar in the shape of a ship. Reverse has original pin present. Attached to this is the lower medal which features the image of an eagle and shield surrounded… (M25178) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

FOLDING TRIGGER DOUBLE-ACTION PIN FIRE REVOLVER

FOLDING TRIGGER DOUBLE-ACTION PIN FIRE REVOLVER

This 12mm revolver has a 6-inch round barrel with a post front sight and an octagon base that rests against the cylinder. Barrel is devoid of any markings except for “54” stamped on left rear… (696-69) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 3-INCH READ ARTILLERY SHELL

CS 3-INCH READ ARTILLERY SHELL

This is a fired example of a CS Read pattern shell. Shell is in dug condition, with significant chipping to the iron around the base on one side. Overall, the iron shows only minor surface pitting.… (R22495) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3-INCH, 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL

US 3-INCH, 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL

The standard ammunition for the 3-inch Parrot rifled cannon. This shell was fired. The zinc fuse adapter is in fair condition. Standard brass Parrott sabot is complete but is misshapen from firing.… (R22494) SOLD. Learn More »

POST-CIVIL WAR SMITH & WESSON POCKET REVOLVER ID’D TO AN ILLINOIS VETERAN

POST-CIVIL WAR SMITH & WESSON POCKET REVOLVER ID’D TO AN ILLINOIS VETERAN

This is a Smith & Wesson, No. 1, 3rd issue, pocket revolver. It fired a .22 caliber “short” rimfire cartridge.  It’s the third and final version of Smith & Wesson's No. 1 pocket… (30-1998) SOLD. Learn More »

MUSTER ROLL FOR 35TH NEW YORK INFANTRY, 1863

MUSTER ROLL FOR 35TH NEW YORK INFANTRY, 1863

Muster roll is for Company F and dates from February to June of 1863 Document is in good condition and is filled out in ink and lists 65 men of the Company. There are some minor separations along the… (475-238) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

VERMONT HOSPITAL ROLL SIGNED BY GETTYSBURG SURGEON

VERMONT HOSPITAL ROLL SIGNED BY GETTYSBURG SURGEON

Very nice conditioned pre-printed muster roll filled out in legible ink for men assigned to the Montpelier, Vermont General Hospital. Roll contains the names and signature, or marks, of four men… (890-17) SOLD. Learn More »

NCO BELT AND BUCKLE

NCO BELT AND BUCKLE

Black leather belt is supple with light crazing. All stitching is tight. One side of belt has brass hook which slides into punched holes for size adjustment. Entire length of belt measures 37 inches… (516-156) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 1ST MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE INFANTRY CAPTAIN – PRE-WAR FREE STATE RIDER IN KANSAS WITH JIM LANE & JOHN BROWN

MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 1ST MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE INFANTRY CAPTAIN – PRE-WAR FREE STATE RIDER IN KANSAS WITH JIM LANE & JOHN BROWN

This original Model 1850 Staff and Field Officer’s sword is complete with the original metal scabbard. This quality steel edged weapon was carried by Captain John E. Rastall of the 1st Maryland… (321-03) SOLD. Learn More »

TOOTH POWDER JAR

TOOTH POWDER JAR

Ceramic jar has a wonderful crackled finish that develops with age. Jar and lid have some very slight chips at the edges. Measures 2 ½” across. Local druggists, chemists or dentist-surgeons often… (883-203) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US BORMANN FUSE PUNCH

US BORMANN FUSE PUNCH

This artillery tool is a steel chisel, with a wooden handle designed for cutting into the powder train in a Bormann time fuse. “US” is marked on the flat side of handle. Wood retains much of… (490-934) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

GUNPOWDER TIN

GUNPOWDER TIN

Tin is painted black and has the remains of a paper label from the Hazard Gunpowder Company. Paint has worn off on edges and stopper is not present. Measures approx. 5” x 4”.  … (801-201) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

TIN COFFEE POT WITH SIDE SPOUT

TIN COFFEE POT WITH SIDE SPOUT

Coffee pot is dated circa 1840-65. This coffee pot is typical of those used by both sides during the Civil War. Measures approx. 9” high and 6 ¼” at the base. Has light surface rust all over but… (14-1817) SOLD. Learn More »

CLAY JAR

CLAY JAR

Jar was recovered from a campsite at the greater Richmond area. Measures 9 ½” high x 3 ½” at the base. Jar is stamped, “F.C. RAMKEY” on the side. Jar has a vertical hairline crack but no… (883-202) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA PEPPER SAUCE BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA PEPPER SAUCE BOTTLE

Aqua colored bottle measures 8 ½” high and 2 ¼” at the base. This is one of the most typical bottles found in civil war trash pits. They were often used for ketchup and sauces. They were… (14-1805) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

Four sided, aqua colored cathedral style bottle measures 8 ½” high and 2” at the base. Each side has a beautifully embossed design. This is one of the most typical bottles found in civil war… (14-1810) SOLD. Learn More »

$70.00
SOLD

CDV MAN WITH A DOG

CDV MAN WITH A DOG

Full length standing view of man with his dog, which is posed on a chair. Photographer’s backdrop in background. No BM. Excellent, clean condition.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (894-127) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV YOUNG GIRL WITH DOG

CDV YOUNG GIRL WITH DOG

Image is a full length view of a young girl reclining on a couch with her dog. BM: SOLON NEWMAN, / Photographer, Newman’s Building, Hillsboro Bridge, N. H.  Very fine condition; small area of paper… (894-129) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US 3.67 INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL WITH A HOTCHKISS FUSE ADAPTER

US 3.67 INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL WITH A HOTCHKISS FUSE ADAPTER

Found in the greater Richmond area. Very nice Hotchkiss fuse adapter. Three flame grooves cut into the projectiles. Lead sabot intact with pitting. Cleaned and varnished.  … (883-290) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS 3.67 INCH SIX POUND SPHERICAL SHELL WITH REMAINS OF THE WOODEN SABOT

US/CS 3.67 INCH SIX POUND SPHERICAL SHELL WITH REMAINS OF THE WOODEN SABOT

Found together, approx. 1/3 of the wooden sabot intact. Bormann fuse intact, but unreadable due to heavy ground action. Appears to have been found in water. Has areas of iron loss and some cracks.… (883-01) SOLD. Learn More »

SECTIONED US/CS 4.52” 12 LB. BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL SHELL

SECTIONED US/CS 4.52” 12 LB. BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL SHELL

No markings visible on fuse. Bursting cavity and interior of shell visible. Moderate varnish.   [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (883-382) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 4.52” 12 LB. LEAD SIDE LOADING CASE SHOT SHELL

CS 4.52” 12 LB. LEAD SIDE LOADING CASE SHOT SHELL

Fuse plug in minty condition. No pitting in surface. Black varnish.  [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH… (883-160) SOLD. Learn More »

SECTIONED US 4.52” 12 LB. BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL SHELL

SECTIONED US 4.52” 12 LB. BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL SHELL

No numbers visible on fuse. Bursting chamber and shell interior visible. Lightly varnished.  [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (883-281) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE SIDE LOADER CASE SHOT GROUND BURST RECOVERED AT FORT WEED

CONFEDERATE SIDE LOADER CASE SHOT GROUND BURST RECOVERED AT FORT WEED

Likely detonated when the fort was decommissioned and ammo was being destroyed. Broken into 4 pieces which have been put back together. Fourth piece remains separate to show case shot. Fits perfectly.… (883-255) SOLD. Learn More »

TWO VOLUME SET “MESSAGES AND PAPERS OF THE CONFEDERACY”

TWO VOLUME SET “MESSAGES AND PAPERS OF THE CONFEDERACY”

Original 1905 hardcover volumes by James D. Richardson. The set is bound with red leather on spine and corners and black leather at center. Title, author and volume on spine in gold with gold linear… (344-2132) SOLD. Learn More »

NAMED 1849 BOOK OF SURGERY

NAMED 1849 BOOK OF SURGERY

Volume is nicely bound in leather which shows age and only minor wear. The brown surface of the leather is mostly clean and very smooth. Corners and edges of the covers show minor wear from rubbing.… (B6062) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

MEMORIAL BOOK, TRIBUTE & AND CDV OF GENERAL JOSEPH K. F. MANSFIELD

MEMORIAL BOOK, TRIBUTE & AND CDV OF GENERAL JOSEPH K. F. MANSFIELD

The book, “MEMORIAL OF GENERAL MANSFIELD, UNITED STATES ARMY” was printed in Boston in 1862. It contains the addresses at the funeral of General Mansfield on September 23, 1862 by a Mr. Taylor,… (457-54) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

AMES MODEL 1832 ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD – ETCHED FRATERNAL BLADE

AMES MODEL 1832 ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD – ETCHED FRATERNAL BLADE

This 1844 dated Ames Foot Artillery sword has a straight, heavy iron blade. It is double edged and the blade is very clean. There are two side-by-side fullers, starting just below the hilt. Then,… (889-65) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV CAT IN A BASKET

CDV CAT IN A BASKET

Image of a cat in a basket turned on its side.  Excellent, clean condition. No BM.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (894-92) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV GIRL WITH A CAT

CDV GIRL WITH A CAT

Small girl posed with a cat on a table. BM: D. CLARK / PHOTOGRAPHER / NO. 4 KING BLOCK / COMMERCE SQUARE / NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J.”  Minor soiling, otherwise in good condition. Pencil ID on reverse,… (894-88) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CDV GIRL WITH A RABBIT

CDV GIRL WITH A RABBIT

Seated 2/3 length view of a very young girl holding a white rabbit on her lap. BM: “PHOTOGRAPHED / BY / CHAS. FOEDISCH, / Honesdale, Pa.”  Upper corners clipped, minor wear along bottom edge.  … (894-108) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE B. MCCLELLAN “THE LITTLE NAPOLEON”

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE B. MCCLELLAN “THE LITTLE NAPOLEON”

Three-quarter standing view of McClellan in uniform posed al la Napoleon with one hand thrust in his coat. Image is clear and clean with very good contrast. Paper image was applied to the mount a bit… (890-55) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

SHARPS MODEL 1863 CARBINE CARRIED BY TROOPER PRESENT AT THE DEATH OF THE FIRST GETTYSBURG CASUALTY GEORGE WASHINGTON SANDOE

SHARPS MODEL 1863 CARBINE CARRIED BY TROOPER PRESENT AT THE DEATH OF THE FIRST GETTYSBURG CASUALTY GEORGE WASHINGTON SANDOE

The carbine offered here was carried by William H. Lightner when he served with the 1st Maryland Cavalry of the Potomac Home Brigade in 1865. Lightner is famous for his prior service in Company B,… (600-06) SOLD. Learn More »

CARTRIDGES AND NOTE FROM U.S. GRANT’S FUNERAL

CARTRIDGES AND NOTE FROM U.S. GRANT’S FUNERAL

The accompanying note reads, “August 8th 1885.   This is the Cartridge which was note fired over U.S. Grants grave.    RBD”.  Along with the note comes a .45 caliber Martini Henry, Mk III… (344-808) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

ARTILLERY WOODWORKING TOOL

ARTILLERY WOODWORKING TOOL

This is a Civil War artillery woodworking tool. Wood handle retains much of its original finish with no cracks. Iron is still tightly attached to handle and has very light surface rust. Entire length… (490-950) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

ARTILLERY THUMBSTALL

ARTILLERY THUMBSTALL

This tool was made of buckskin with horse hair stuffed under the thumb pad. A buckskin string secured the thumb stall to the wrist of the gunner. It was also manufactured in white buff leather. The… (490-923) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

ARTILLERY WOODWORKING TOOL

ARTILLERY WOODWORKING TOOL

This is a Civil War U.S. Navy artillery tool. Wooden handle is marked with the US Navy symbol as well as the inspector’s mark, “W.H.R.” from the Newport, R.I. Navy Yard. Wood handle retains much… (490-953) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR BLANKET ATTRIBUTED TO 7TH INDIANA CAVALRY TROOPER

CIVIL WAR BLANKET ATTRIBUTED TO 7TH INDIANA CAVALRY TROOPER

Blanket is constructed of a greenish/brown wool and meas. approx. 73.00 inches long x 64.00 inches wide with a hand stitched “US” at center. Letters meas. approx. 6.00 inches high x 4.50 inches… (381-17) SOLD. Learn More »

THE LIFE OF OLIVER P. MORTON

THE LIFE OF OLIVER P. MORTON

By William Dudley Foulke. Published by Bobbs-Merrill, Indianapolis: 1898. 2 vols., 488, 594 pp. Burgundy glazed cloth, w/ gilt cover and spine lettering. Very slight wear at the extremities. Else… (522-271) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV OF A CAT

CDV OF A CAT

Cat is perched in a bed of straw / hay in a wooden box. No BM. In pencil on reverse is, “Man [Nan?] / Our Cat”.  Excellent, clean condition.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (894-77) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CDV OF A TABBY CAT

CDV OF A TABBY CAT

Handsome cat reclining on a chair. BM: “E. C. KIMBALL, / 112 MERRIMAC STREET, / LOWELL, MASS.”  Excellent, clean condition. [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (894-89) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CDV SMALL DOG WEARING A COAT

CDV SMALL DOG WEARING A COAT

Excellent condition, clean image.  Small dog wearing a coat / cloak that flares outward, along with a bandana / kerchief around his neck.  BM: WM H. WARDWELL, /     Photographer, / 1023… (894-27) SOLD. Learn More »

ARTILLERY FUSE REAMER

ARTILLERY FUSE REAMER

The fuse reamer is the implement used to enlarge the hole in a fuse-plug so as to make it of the proper size for the paper fuse. Wood handle retains much of its original finish with no cracks. There… (490-932) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, J.I. PITTMAN

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, J.I. PITTMAN

The face of this plate has a nice, semi- bright patina. Edge of plate is smooth and free of nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with both iron hooks. Hooks have slight surface rust. Maker’s… (490-821) SOLD. Learn More »

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

.58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE

Regulation tan paper cartridge for the .58 caliber rifled musket. This is the typical "minie ball" cartridge of the American Civil War. Known as the "regulation" or "American military" style of… (490-903) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

.54 CALIBER RIFLE CARTRIDGE

.54 CALIBER RIFLE CARTRIDGE

Regulation tan paper cartridge for the .54 caliber "Mississippi" rifle and .55 caliber Austrian rifle. This is the typical "minie ball" cartridge of the American Civil War. Known as the "regulation"… (490-904) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

ELEY PATENTED WIRE SHOT CHARGE

ELEY PATENTED WIRE SHOT CHARGE

This is a 12 gauge buckshot load manufactured by Eley Brothers in London. It is known as their patented wire cartridge and is definitely of Civil War period. These consisted of a color-coded,… (611-278) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY SHELL FRAGMENT WITH FUSE -- SPOTSYLVANIA

CS ARTILLERY SHELL FRAGMENT WITH FUSE -- SPOTSYLVANIA

This is a 3” x 3.5” fragment of an artillery shell. This is approximately half of the nose of a Confederate Read shell complete with the 2” long copper fuse adapter. The iron has been coated and… (R22485) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CS 6-POUNDER GRENADE – SELMA ARSENAL

CS 6-POUNDER GRENADE – SELMA ARSENAL

A Confederate, Selma Arsenal hand grenade. Excavated from the river at the site of the Selma Arsenal, in Alabama. This is a thin-walled 6-pdr. hollow shell with its original wooden time fuse. There is… (R22497) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE 4-POUNDER SHELL OR GRENADE

RARE 4-POUNDER SHELL OR GRENADE

This is a rare, excavated 4-pdr. artillery shell or possibly a grenade. It measures just over 3” in diameter. There is a ¾” fuse hole. Iron shows moderate to heavy pitting. This piece has not… (R22498) SOLD. Learn More »

19TH CENTURY POLICE BELT W/ PLATE & CUDGEL

19TH CENTURY POLICE BELT W/ PLATE & CUDGEL

This black leather belt is very reminiscent of a Civil War era officer’s sword belt. It is made of black bridle leather, meas. approx. 1.75 inches wide and has a tooled line along each exterior… (881-12) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV MAN WITH A DONKEY

CDV MAN WITH A DONKEY

Pair posed with wagon off to one side. Pencil inscription on front, “Getting ready for / a little prospecting. / California”. Very good condition. Slight waviness to mount; image has slight area… (894-93) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CDV PAIR OF TABBY CATS

CDV PAIR OF TABBY CATS

Pair of cats posed side by side with their front paws on the back of a chair. Each appears to have its eyes closed. No backmark. Excellent, clean condition. … (894-79) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV PAIR OF CATS IN A BASKET

CDV PAIR OF CATS IN A BASKET

Adorable pair of white cats cuddled together in a basket. BM: J & E. HOCH, ART STORE, 118 COURT STREET, BOSTON. Excellent, clean condition.  [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (894-83) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

U.S. NAVAL WATERCAP FUSE ADAPTER, DATED 1861

U.S. NAVAL WATERCAP FUSE ADAPTER, DATED 1861

This Federal accoutrement is a relic condition artillery device known as a naval watercap fuse. Of wartime design, this tapered, cylindrical-shaped brass fuse adapter is the type utilized by the US… (825-27) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

ARSENAL-MARKED ARTILLERY GUNNER'S GIMLET

ARSENAL-MARKED ARTILLERY GUNNER'S GIMLET

This thin, long cylindrical accoutrement is another common artillery tool used by Civil War artillerymen for removing plugs, broken friction primers and other residue from the tube vent when preparing… (825-07) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

STRAND OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE’S HAIR

STRAND OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE’S HAIR

The hair's provenance came from a small lock given to Laura Thomas on April 19th, 1869 by Lee himself [copy of note provided in accompanying certificate] and separated by noted antiquarian Charles… (M25084) SOLD. Learn More »

MAYNARD RIFLE TOOL

MAYNARD RIFLE TOOL

Rare combination tool for the Civil War-era Maynard rifle. This gun tool features a nipple wrench and two screw driver blades.  Very clean and in excellent condition. … (853-113) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1855 TUMBLER PUNCH

US MODEL 1855 TUMBLER PUNCH

Original tumbler and band spring punch. Throughout the 45 years of issuance (from 1855-1900) tumbler punches were manufactured both with a U.S. stamp and without. This particular specimen has the US… (286-252) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

RELIC REVOLUTIONARY WAR SASH BUCKLE

RELIC REVOLUTIONARY WAR SASH BUCKLE

Recovered in the greater Richmond, VA area. Excavated, large sash buckle, probably from the Revolutionary War era. Constructed of sheet brass, this buckle features three brass, wire tines. It appears… (883-130) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

RELIC ENGLISH SNAKE BUCKLE

RELIC ENGLISH SNAKE BUCKLE

Recovered in the greater Richmond, VA area. This excavated example of the English-import snake buckle was typically used by Confederates during the Civil War. This particular specimen is complete and… (883-76) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC 1858 HARDEE EAGLE HAT INSIGNIA

RELIC 1858 HARDEE EAGLE HAT INSIGNIA

Recovered in the greater Richmond, VA area. The stamped brass pin features an eagle clutching arrows and olive branch with ribbon, stars, and sun rays over its head. This excavated specimen is in… (883-68) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1851 NCO SWORD BELT PLATE

RELIC MODEL 1851 NCO SWORD BELT PLATE

Recovered in greater Richmond, VA area. Excavated Civil War era non-commissioned officer’s belt buckle. Cast brass eagle buckle with traces of the applied German silver wreath. This has narrow ½… (883-13) SOLD. Learn More »

SMITH & WESSON, NUMBER 2, .32 CALIBER “OLD ARMY” REVOLVER WITH HOLSTER

SMITH & WESSON, NUMBER 2, .32 CALIBER “OLD ARMY” REVOLVER WITH HOLSTER

The S&W No. 2 was a popular sidearm during the War Between the States and used the No. 2, .32 caliber rimfire cartridge. The Smith &Wesson, No. 2 was a single action, 6-shot revolver with a… (31-1545) SOLD. Learn More »

PAIR OF SMITH’S PATENT SHOULDER STRAPS

PAIR OF SMITH’S PATENT SHOULDER STRAPS

Smith received a patent on June 18, 1861 for a metallic false embroidered shoulder strap. This pair is just the stamped brass borders. These straps are 1 ½ inches wide and 4 inches in length. The… (408-240) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC KNIFE / FORK / SPOON COMBINATION UTENCIL

RELIC KNIFE / FORK / SPOON COMBINATION UTENCIL

This is an excavated Civil War period combination knife, fork, and spoon. This is the type that separated into two halves so you could hold the knife in one hand and the fork / spoon in the other. The… (883-258) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE, J.I. PITTMAN

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE, J.I. PITTMAN

This plate has a nice and even darkened patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Edge of plate has some very slight dings. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with the two iron hooks present.… (490-833) SOLD. Learn More »

BOX OF GETTYSBURG BULLETS

BOX OF GETTYSBURG BULLETS

These bullets were recovered on the Gettysburg Battlefield by relic hunter Al Flickinger. Bullets include- a 2- ring recovered from Little Round Top, a 2- ring recovered from the Seminary, a 2-ring… (889-50) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG CONFEDERATE BULLET

GETTYSBURG CONFEDERATE BULLET

This .58 caliber Gardner bullet was recovered from Reynold’s Woods on the Gettysburg Battlefield.    [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (889-47) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA CATHEDRAL BOTTLE

Four sided, aqua colored cathedral style bottle measures 7 ½” high and 2 ½” at the base. Each side has a beautifully embossed design. This is one of the most typical bottles found in civil war… (14-1807) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

JOHN RYAN SODA BOTTLE, CIRCA 1845-58

JOHN RYAN SODA BOTTLE, CIRCA 1845-58

This beautiful cobalt blue bottle with blob top measures 6 ¾” tall. Bottle features raised lettering that reads, “JOHN RYAN PORTER & ALE PHILAD XX“. The Excelsior Bottle Works was operated… (14-1802) SOLD. Learn More »

 S. PABLO, NEW ORLEANS SODA BOTTLE, CIRCA 1845-58

S. PABLO, NEW ORLEANS SODA BOTTLE, CIRCA 1845-58

This vintage, light green colored soda bottle with blob top measures 7 ½” tall.  Bottle features an image of an eagle on a perch with raised lettering that reads, “S. PABLO/ ELYSIAN FIELDS ST.… (14-1803) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

PEWTER SPIGOT, RECOVERED FROM 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE IN GETTYSBURG

PEWTER SPIGOT, RECOVERED FROM 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE IN GETTYSBURG

Spout measures 5 inches long. Some light surface dirt is present.     [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (R22477) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

NEW YORK STATE JACKET BUTTON, RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK STATE JACKET BUTTON, RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Button has darkened patina but retains traces of the original gilt finish on edges. Shank is present on reverse. Backmark reads, “EXTRA QUALITY”.    … (889-12) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

BRASS .36 CALIBER BULLET MOLD, MARKED MASS. ARMS CO.

BRASS .36 CALIBER BULLET MOLD, MARKED MASS. ARMS CO.

Hinged, plier-handled mold measuring 5” in length. Exhibits a dark patina and light pitting. Two interior molds: one for lead ball, one for conical bullet. Maker’s mark on handle reads, “MASS.… (286-253) SOLD. Learn More »

GAR SWORD

GAR SWORD

This GAR sword is patterned after the Model 1860 Field and Staff Officer’s sword and is in very good condition. The blade is double edged. Both edges are free of any nicks. The obverse and reverse… (889-61) SOLD. Learn More »

SET OF GETTYSBURG BULLETS FROM VARIOUS LOCATIONS

SET OF GETTYSBURG BULLETS FROM VARIOUS LOCATIONS

These bullets were recovered by local Gettysburg resident and relic hunter Dean Thomas. These bullets was recovered from the 3rd Corps Hospital, 5th Corps Hospital, CS 2nd Corps Hospital, Granite… (889-22) SOLD. Learn More »

COMPLETE SLEEVE OF .52 CALIBER SPENCER CARTRIDGES

COMPLETE SLEEVE OF .52 CALIBER SPENCER CARTRIDGES

This is one of the six inner sleeves that make up a full box of 42 Spencer cartridges. This sleeve holds seven cartridges. These are the Civil War era rounds known as 56-56 cartridges. They are… (490-889) SOLD. Learn More »

“SHOULDER STRAP” EDITION OF PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF P.H. SHERIDAN

“SHOULDER STRAP” EDITION OF PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF P.H. SHERIDAN

By Philip Sheridan. General United States Army. Published by Charles L. Webster & Co., New York, 1888. 2 Volumes. 1st “Shoulder Strap” trade edition. 500, 486pp.maps, ills. Green glazed cloth,… (173-2920) SOLD. Learn More »

GAR GETTYSBURG 1913 REUNION BUTTON, 17TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

GAR GETTYSBURG 1913 REUNION BUTTON, 17TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Celluloid button features an image of a Cavalryman on horseback with the wording, “1863 GETTYSBURG 1913, 17TH CAV. ASSN. P.V.V., JULY 1, 1913”. Reverse has original pin present. Button has… (516-21) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

GAR GETTYSBURG 1913 REUNION BUTTON, 17TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

GAR GETTYSBURG 1913 REUNION BUTTON, 17TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Celluloid button features an image of a Cavalryman on horseback with the wording, “GETTYSBURG, 17TH CAV ASSN, JULY 1, 1913”. Reverse has original pin present. Button has yellowed with age.… (516-22) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

.58 CALIBER BULLET EXTRACTOR

.58 CALIBER BULLET EXTRACTOR

A .58 caliber bullet extractor which attached to the threaded end of the ramrod to pull any misfired rounds.   [ss] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE… (516-194) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

THREE PACKAGES OF CIVIL WAR ERA SURGEON’S NEEDLES

THREE PACKAGES OF CIVIL WAR ERA SURGEON’S NEEDLES

Two are labeled, “CORMAN & SHURTLEFF / BOSTON / SURGICAL NEEDLES / 1 DOZ. NO. 3”. Third package is labeled, “H. MILWARD & SONS (ENGLAND).… (516-188) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

CIVIL WAR ERA BONE DICE

Pair of two bone dice. Each measures 3/8”. Great display item for a Civil War collection.     [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (179-695) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

US MODEL 1872 CAVALRY INSIGNIA

US MODEL 1872 CAVALRY INSIGNIA

Brass, crossed saber Cavalry hat insignia has all four attachment hooks present and a bright patina.   [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (286-254) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CIVILIAN MAN

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CIVILIAN MAN

This is a waist-up view of a dark haired, bearded man wearing a dark colored civilian frock coat, vest, white shirt and cravat. Image is clear with good contrast. Image comes housed in full… (890-144) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN BAYONET & SCABBARD WITH FROG

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN BAYONET & SCABBARD WITH FROG

Excellent condition bayonet made by Coppel with much original finish on the blade. Bluing is 98% with only some missing from rubbing when the bayonet is taken in and out of the scabbard. Bayonet… (E2629) SOLD. Learn More »

1ST PENNSYLVANIA RIFLES “BUCKTAILS” LEDGER

1ST PENNSYLVANIA RIFLES “BUCKTAILS” LEDGER

Superb content bound ledger containing a contemporaneous compilation of general orders, special orders, appointments, court martial findings, etc. pertaining to the 1st Rifles P.R.V.C. during the… (136-21) SOLD. Learn More »

REV WAR ERA FLINTLOCK TINDER LIGHTER

REV WAR ERA FLINTLOCK TINDER LIGHTER

Wood grip stock, and iron flintlock tinder lighter dates to the 18th century. Most every home in Colonial America had one of these to provide light in the darkness of night. Storage compartment on… (M24618) SOLD. Learn More »

PACKAGE OF 14 - SECOND PAPER FUSES

PACKAGE OF 14 - SECOND PAPER FUSES

This package of 14- second artillery fuses is unopened and contains 8 original fuses. Package still exhibits the original string that ties it closed. Aside from a small tear at the lower right corner,… (490-920) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

PACKAGE OF FRANFORD ARSENAL 5 SECOND PAPER FUSES

PACKAGE OF FRANFORD ARSENAL 5 SECOND PAPER FUSES

This box of 5 second artillery fuses originates from the Frankford Arsenal. It is opened and contains 4 of the 5 original fuses. There is a hole in the bottom of package where the first fuse was… (286-248) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR PERIOD ROSEWOOD INKWELL

CIVIL WAR PERIOD ROSEWOOD INKWELL

Cylindrical wooden inkwell made entirely of rosewood. Item meas. approx. 2.25 inches high x 1.00 inch wide. Top unscrews to reveal a glass reservoir inside. Item is in excellent condition.  … (890-71) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

POST-CIVIL WAR HOLSTER FOR REMINGTON NAVY REVOLVER

POST-CIVIL WAR HOLSTER FOR REMINGTON NAVY REVOLVER

Holster is constructed of black bridle leather. Hammer flap, brass finial and belt loop on reverse are present. Leather has light to moderate crazing all over. All stitching is tight. Front of holster… (853-190) SOLD. Learn More »

PAIR OF MARINE CORPS SHOULDER SCALES WITH TURNBUCKLES

PAIR OF MARINE CORPS SHOULDER SCALES WITH TURNBUCKLES

Set of original enlisted man's shoulder scales as worn by the U.S. Marines in the Civil War. The Marine Corps scales are similar to those of the U.S. Army except they were larger in size and had a… (890-73) SOLD. Learn More »

HAND SHEARS RECOVERED FROM CITY POINT, VIRGINIA

HAND SHEARS RECOVERED FROM CITY POINT, VIRGINIA

Shears were recovered from City Point, Virginia, on the James River, after the explosion on August 9, 1864, that was a result of Confederate sabotage. Confederate Secret Service agent John Maxwell had… (883-388) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

RELIC PISTOL BULLET MOLD

RELIC PISTOL BULLET MOLD

Hinged, plier-handled mold measuring 3” in length. Exhibits a dark patina.  Interior mold is for a lead ball.  Mold is clean. Overall, very good condition and a solid collectible. Recovered in the… (883-390) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

FRANK LESLIE’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 24, 1859 - HARPER’S FERRY INSURRECTION/ FINAL EXECUTIONS

FRANK LESLIE’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 24, 1859 - HARPER’S FERRY INSURRECTION/ FINAL EXECUTIONS

No. 312—Vol. IX. 166 pp. [49-64], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover story features a sketch of Hinton Rowan Helper, author of the famed “Impending… (734-17) SOLD. Learn More »

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, AUGUST 27, 1864 – MOBILE BAY/BATTLE OF THE CRATER (WITH HARPER’S WEEKLY COVER TAPED OVER IT)

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, AUGUST 27, 1864 – MOBILE BAY/BATTLE OF THE CRATER (WITH HARPER’S WEEKLY COVER TAPED OVER IT)

No. 463—Vol. XVIII. 16 pp. [353-368], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover story discusses Admiral Farragut’s Operations in Mobile Bay and their Military… (490-862) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK FEBRUARY 14, 1863 – POTOMAC PICKETT GUARD/ MUD MARCH

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK FEBRUARY 14, 1863 – POTOMAC PICKETT GUARD/ MUD MARCH

Vol. VII—No. 320. 16 pp. [97-112], with numerous illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features a sketch depicting midnight exchange of picket passwords—“Who goes… (L15180TTT) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 28, 1863 - GENERAL JOE HOOKER

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 28, 1863 - GENERAL JOE HOOKER

Vol. VII—No. 322. 16 pp. [129-144], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features full portrait sketch of “Fighting” Joe Hooker, w/story. Interior… (L15180KKK) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 26, 1859 - HARPER’S FERRY CONSPIRATORS

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 26, 1859 - HARPER’S FERRY CONSPIRATORS

No. 208—Vol. VIII. 16 pp. [399-414], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features story and portrait sketch of Gerrit Smith, one the “Secret Six”, the… (734-14) SOLD. Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 5, 1859 - HARPER’S FERRY INSURRECTION

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 5, 1859 - HARPER’S FERRY INSURRECTION

Vol III.—No. 149. 16 pp. [720], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features panoramic sketch—“General View of Harper’s Ferry, Showing the Bridge,… (734-07) SOLD. Learn More »

8-INCH SPHERICAL SOLID SHOT

8-INCH SPHERICAL SOLID SHOT

Non-excavated cannon ball. This ball is very clean and in excellent condition.    [jet] NOTE:  Will require extra shipping charge. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (R21220) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERIOD HOUSEWIFE

CIVIL WAR PERIOD HOUSEWIFE

Housewife is built around a cylindrical shaped pin cushion that meas. approx. 3.25 inches long x 1.25 inch wide. Wrapped around this cushion is a strip of green and white striped silk meas. approx.… (890-74) SOLD. Learn More »

BEAUTIFUL FRAMED MEDICAL SHOULDER STRAPS AND INFANTRY INSIGNIA

BEAUTIFUL FRAMED MEDICAL SHOULDER STRAPS AND INFANTRY INSIGNIA

This set of insignias is attractively displayed in a gilt-framed shadow box measuring 18.5” x 10” x 1.5”. The interior is matted in an appropriate “medical” green color. At the top is… (172-4191) SOLD. Learn More »

SET OF SEVEN GETTYSBURG BULLETS

SET OF SEVEN GETTYSBURG BULLETS

These bullets were recovered from the Gettysburg Battlefield by relic hunters Al Flickinger, Dean Thomas and Neil Kendelhart. Bullets include- a Union fired 3- ring recovered at the Bliss Farm… (889-27) SOLD. Learn More »

WONDERFUL OUTDOOR QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A YOUNG FAMILY BELIEVED TO BE AT A FUNERAL

WONDERFUL OUTDOOR QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A YOUNG FAMILY BELIEVED TO BE AT A FUNERAL

Crisp, clear, good quality ambrotype of what appears to be four brothers with their wives and or sweethearts. All eight subjects stand in a field on the edge of a farm or town that is barely visible… (890-78) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1851 CAVALRY BELT

MODEL 1851 CAVALRY BELT

Leather belt for cavalry use. The leather surfaces have been heavily treated and exhibit moderate loss of finish, but the leather is strong and supple with no weak spots. The shoulder support strap… (M25128) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL INSTRAMENT PANEL PARTS FROM WORLD WAR TWO CRASHED GERMAN FOCKE WULF 190 FIGHTER

ORIGINAL INSTRAMENT PANEL PARTS FROM WORLD WAR TWO CRASHED GERMAN FOCKE WULF 190 FIGHTER

These relics were recovered from the crash site of a German FW 190 aircraft. The location of the wreck is not known. This is a small group of four pieces from the cockpit of the aircraft. Together… (873-01) SOLD. Learn More »

$90.00
Originally $120.00


SOLD

REGULATION UNION ARMY HAVERSACK

REGULATION UNION ARMY HAVERSACK

One of the rarest pieces of federal equipment is the tarred canvas haversack. These bags carried the infantryman’s precious treasures of coffee, bacon, hardtack, vegetables, and personal items. This… (471-05) SOLD. Learn More »

SPRINGFIELD M1842 U.S. PERCUSSION SMOOTHBORE MUSKET DATED 1852

SPRINGFIELD M1842 U.S. PERCUSSION SMOOTHBORE MUSKET DATED 1852

This original longarm is a .69 caliber Springfield Model 1842, single-shot, smoothbore muzzleloader in good overall condition but has been cleaned. The lockplate surface is semi-bright as is the… (218-481) SOLD. Learn More »

10-INCH MORTAR SHELL

10-INCH MORTAR SHELL

Non-excavated mortar shell. A fuse hole and two tong holes (or ears) are present.  The fuse hole is 1 ¾ inch in diameter, much larger to take the long burning wood mortar fuse. No fuse. This shell… (R21829) SOLD. Learn More »

FANTASTIC CONDITION AMES MANUFACTURED MODEL 1850 FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO COLONEL DAVID MORRISON OF THE 79TH NEW YORK HIGHLANDERS IN 1862

FANTASTIC CONDITION AMES MANUFACTURED MODEL 1850 FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO COLONEL DAVID MORRISON OF THE 79TH NEW YORK HIGHLANDERS IN 1862

This weapon has a beautiful bright blade that is very clean and free of any mottling. It meas. approx. 31.50 inches long and is 1.08 inches wide at the ricasso. The spine of the blade is flat and… (482-379) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG USED CLASSIC M1816 CONVERSION MUSKET IDENTIFIED TO FIRST SERGEANT JOSEPH E. DASHER, 34TH AND 191ST PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS

GETTYSBURG USED CLASSIC M1816 CONVERSION MUSKET IDENTIFIED TO FIRST SERGEANT JOSEPH E. DASHER, 34TH AND 191ST PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS

Here is an original and identified longarm used in the Civil War by veteran Pennsylvania soldier Joseph E. Dasher of Dauphin County, Harrisburg, PA. His firearm is a .69 caliber, Model 1816… (173-2684) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE .58 CALIBER GARDNER PATENTED BULLET, RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE .58 CALIBER GARDNER PATENTED BULLET, RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

This bullet was found at the area of Camp Letterman by Gettysburg resident and relic hunter Sgt. Larry Runk. Certificate of authenticity is included.  [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (889-25) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG PANORAMA BOOKLET

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG PANORAMA BOOKLET

Title page reads: "Panorama of the Battle of Gettysburg on Exhibition Cor. Wabash Avenue and Hubbard Court, Chicago." Booklet is 6.25" x 4", hardcover. The National Panorama Company, 1884. Nine pages… (B5662) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG THE PICTURES AND THE STORY

GETTYSBURG THE PICTURES AND THE STORY

Information on the Gettysburg National Park, map of the Park, history of the battle, monuments, Lincoln's Gettysburg Address on back of rear panel. Illustrated using Tipton photos. Published by Tipton… (B5691) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

1864 DATED MUSIC BOOK TITLED “TRUMPET OF FREEDOM” PUBLISHED IN BOSTON

1864 DATED MUSIC BOOK TITLED “TRUMPET OF FREEDOM” PUBLISHED IN BOSTON

Booklet meas. approx. 9.75 x 6.50 inches and runs 64 pages. Paper cover has a nice strongly printed title “TRUMPET OF FREEDOM” with a woodcut of a soldier playing a bugle. Around the soldier are… (890-28) SOLD. Learn More »

1862 DATED HYMN BOOKLET

1862 DATED HYMN BOOKLET

Booklet meas. approx. 6.00 x 4.25 and is stitch bound with paper covers. Front and back pages are dirty and lightly stained throughout. Page corners are slightly dog-eared. Front cover reads “THE… (890-31) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

BRASS MORTAR AND PESTLE

BRASS MORTAR AND PESTLE

Vintage foundry cast brass apothecary mortar and pestle for grinding herbs and spices. It is made from extremely thick brass, is a very heavy piece, and has a wonderful patina from age. Sturdy footed… (179-680) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

ENGRAVED RAZOR IDENTIFIED TO 5TH NEW HAMPSHIRE SOLDIER

ENGRAVED RAZOR IDENTIFIED TO 5TH NEW HAMPSHIRE SOLDIER

Standard folding razor in very good condition. Blade is marked on stem “WADE & BUTCHER /SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND” below this is a “B” in a circle followed by a long arrow and a Maltese cross.… (890-77) SOLD. Learn More »

VIRGINIA BANK OF THE COMMONWEALTH $5 NOTE

VIRGINIA BANK OF THE COMMONWEALTH $5 NOTE

Dated February 23, 1861.  Number 1[?]991. The central vignette on this $5 features two men with hogsheads of tobacco. The bank was authorized by the General Assembly on April 7, 1858. It failed circa… (622-334) SOLD. Learn More »

VIRGINIA TREASURY $10 NOTE

VIRGINIA TREASURY $10 NOTE

Dated October 15, 1862. Number 2940. Excellent condition   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (622-333) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

VIRGINIA TREASURY $5 NOTE

VIRGINIA TREASURY $5 NOTE

Virginia Treasury Note, Richmond, Virginia. $5 note, serial number 38220, featuring Virginia seal.  Dated 3/13/1862. Excellent condition.     [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (622-332) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $1 NOTE

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $1 NOTE

Dated June 1st, 1860. Number 4021. Good condition; some soiling and staining, tiny area of paper loss at upper left edge. Creasing at lower corners.    [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (622-320) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $2 NOTE

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $2 NOTE

Dated June 1st, 1860. Number 4797. Excellent condition; several pinholes at center.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (622-319) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $10 NOTE

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $10 NOTE

Dated June 1st, 1860. Number 4337. Excellent condition.    [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (622-317) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $50 NOTE

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $50 NOTE

Dated June 1st, 1860. Number 513. Excellent condition; handful of pinholes.    [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (622-314) SOLD. Learn More »

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $100 NOTE

FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $100 NOTE

Dated June 1st, 1860. Number 427. Excellent condition; handful of pinholes.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (622-313) SOLD. Learn More »

THE MINERS & PLANTERS BANK, NORTH CAROLINA, $20 NOTE

THE MINERS & PLANTERS BANK, NORTH CAROLINA, $20 NOTE

Dated April 23, 1860. Number 1092. Excellent condition.    [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (622-310) SOLD. Learn More »

MECHANICS SAVINGS BANK, ATLANTA, GA, $5 NOTE

MECHANICS SAVINGS BANK, ATLANTA, GA, $5 NOTE

Dated July 6th, 1863. Features a vignette of Ceres seated at the upper left while a bare-breasted Indian maiden stands on the lower right. The note also has a "FIVE V" protector in orange. No serial… (622-309) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

TEMPERANCE MANUAL PICKED UP AT SHILOH

TEMPERANCE MANUAL PICKED UP AT SHILOH

This is a small volume that was recovered on the Shiloh battlefield. The book is “The Temperance Manual” by Reverend Justin Edwards and published by the American Tract Society in New York. There… (427-31) SOLD. Learn More »

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF YOUNG WOMAN

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF YOUNG WOMAN

This is a waist-up view of a woman wearing a dark colored printed dress with white collar and bow. Image is clear with good contrast. Image comes housed in full gutta-percha case, which is in very… (890-146) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF WOMAN

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF WOMAN

This is a waist-up view of a woman wearing a fancy printed dress with white collar and brooch. Her cheeks have been tinted pink and jewelry has been tinted gold. Image is clear with good… (890-148) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

MIRROR WITH PHILADELPHIA WEEKLY LINER DATED MARCH 23, 1798- JUNE 1799

MIRROR WITH PHILADELPHIA WEEKLY LINER DATED MARCH 23, 1798- JUNE 1799

Wood framed mirror measures 10 ½” x 7 ½”. Wood is stained a dark brown color and has light scratches and scuffs all over. There are small cracks in the wood at the edges near the glass. Reverse… (43-881) SOLD. Learn More »

REMAINS OF A US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS CANISTER ROUND FOUND IN THE JAMES RIVER AT CITY POINT, VA

REMAINS OF A US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS CANISTER ROUND FOUND IN THE JAMES RIVER AT CITY POINT, VA

A damaged and rebuilt Hotchkiss Canister Round that was found in the James River at City Point outside of Richmond, where the explosion of several barges loaded with US military equipment took place… (883-124) SOLD. Learn More »

SECTIONED US 4.52 INCH 12 LB. BORMANN FUSED CASE SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED US 4.52 INCH 12 LB. BORMANN FUSED CASE SHOT SHELL

No numbers visible. Various sized lead shot in tar matrix visible around powder tube. Lightly varnished.   [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON… (883-280) SOLD. Learn More »

SECTIONED US 6 LB. BORMANN CASE SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED US 6 LB. BORMANN CASE SHOT SHELL

Numbers “1” and 2” visible on Bormann fuse. Bullets of various design and caliber visible suspended in tar matrix.   [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (883-253) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 5.68” 24 LB SPHERICAL SHELL

CS 5.68” 24 LB SPHERICAL SHELL

Cleaned. Would have taken a wooden fuse plug. Moderate to heavy pitting, some iron loss. Dark varnish.  [mk] NOTE:  May require extra shipping charge. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (883-291) SOLD. Learn More »

TIPTON GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD PHOTOGRAPHS BOOKLET

TIPTON GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD PHOTOGRAPHS BOOKLET

Entitled: "Gettysburg." The book is 10" x 8" and 32 pages. Published by L.H. Nelson Company in 1905 using William Tipton's photographs. Saddle-stitched binding is slightly loose. Overall in very… (B5641) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

TOWER-MARKED BRITISH PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD PERCUSSION MUSKET

TOWER-MARKED BRITISH PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD PERCUSSION MUSKET

This original British longarm is a .577 caliber, Enfield Pattern 1853 rifle-musket in very good condition. Of all the British arms, the Pattern 1853 rifle-musket is perhaps the best known and regarded… (218-478) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, BOYD & SONS

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, BOYD & SONS

The face of this plate has a semi-bright patina, with some slightly darkened spots. Edge of plate is smooth with no nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with both iron hooks. Maker’s mark is… (490-825) SOLD. Learn More »

1868 PRESIDENTAIL CAMPAIGN LITHOGRAPH CDV OF GRANT & COLFAX

1868 PRESIDENTAIL CAMPAIGN LITHOGRAPH CDV OF GRANT & COLFAX

This CDV image has engraving of 1868 Presidential running mates Ulysses S. Grant and Schuyler Colfax. Grant is in uniform while Colfax wears a dark civilian suit. Bottom front of mount has a printed… (855-59) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

IMPORT MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD

IMPORT MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD

This original Model 1850 Officer’s Staff and Field sword, complete with original metal scabbard, is a fine blade specimen by the Solingen, Prussia firm of Gebruder Weyersberg. Blade was imported and… (881-11) SOLD. Learn More »

US 4.52-INCH 12-PDR CASE SHOT SHELL

US 4.52-INCH 12-PDR CASE SHOT SHELL

Excavated Bormann cannon ball for 12-pdr gun. The fuse and under plug are missing. You can see into the core of the shell and view the matrix and canister balls. Cleaned of surface rust and coated;… (881-08) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3.67-INCH 6 PDR SPHERICAL CASE SHOT, BORMANN FUSED SHELL

US 3.67-INCH 6 PDR SPHERICAL CASE SHOT, BORMANN FUSED SHELL

Excavated Bormann cannon ball for 6-pdr gun. Some of the fuse numbers and lines are visible. Fuse is not punched. Cleaned of surface rust and coated; surface is smooth with minor areas of pitting.… (881-06) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 4.52-INCH 12-PDR CASE SHOT SHELL

CONFEDERATE 4.52-INCH 12-PDR CASE SHOT SHELL

Excavated Confederate Bormann cannon ball for 12-pdr gun. The fuse is complete but the numbers and lines are hard to read. Cleaned of surface rust and coated; surface is smooth with minor areas of… (881-07) SOLD. Learn More »

1858-DATED AMES M1840 ENLISTED HEAVY CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD

1858-DATED AMES M1840 ENLISTED HEAVY CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD

Produced by the Ames Manufacturing Company of Chicopee, Massachusetts, the saber presented here is one of 500 contract pieces delivered to the U.S. Ordnance Department in 1858. Blade is lightly curved… (832-01) SOLD. Learn More »

$975.00
Originally $1,250.00


SOLD

AMES MODEL 1832 ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD

AMES MODEL 1832 ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD

This 1833 dated Ames Foot Artillery sword has a straight, heavy iron blade. It is double edged and the blade is clean but dark. There are two side-by-side fullers, starting just below the hilt. Then,… (881-10) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

US PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

The face of this plate has an even dark patina with sharp borders on the letters “US.” Face has no dings but does have some minor light scratches from age and storage. There are also a few small… (881-02) SOLD. Learn More »

PATTERN 1839 OVAL US BELT PLATE

PATTERN 1839 OVAL US BELT PLATE

Plate is a little larger and is slightly more convex than those normally encountered. This is simply a contract variation. The face has a nice, smooth, mellow patina with a strongly stamped “US”… (881-03) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1851 OFFICER’S SWORD BELT PLATE

MODEL 1851 OFFICER’S SWORD BELT PLATE

Non-dug Civil War era officer’s sword belt buckle. Cast brass eagle buckle with applied German silver wreath. This has narrow ½ inch wide hook and “489” bench mark on back. The buckle is still… (881-05) SOLD. Learn More »

SUPERB M1836 SINGLE-SHOT, FLINTLOCK PISTOL BY CONNECTICUT MAKER ROBERT JOHNSON

SUPERB M1836 SINGLE-SHOT, FLINTLOCK PISTOL BY CONNECTICUT MAKER ROBERT JOHNSON

This remarkably pleasing martial sidearm is a government contract Model 1836 single-shot flintlock pistol in very excellent condition.  Gunsmith / manufacturer Robert Johnson of Middletown,… (172-4223) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO US PARATROOPER HELMET

WORLD WAR TWO US PARATROOPER HELMET

Helmet is a swivel bale, front seam OD green M-1. Helmet retains 90% of the original paint both inside and out. Exterior has some minor scuffs and dings otherwise is good. OD green chinstrap is sewn… (516-94) SOLD. Learn More »

SNY BELT PLATE FROM WHEATFIELD AREA AT GETTYSBURG

SNY BELT PLATE FROM WHEATFIELD AREA AT GETTYSBURG

This SNY belt plate was recovered by a member of the Rosensteel family in an area south west of the Weikert house along the Wheatfield Road near a stone wall bordering the property. The plate has a… (R22009) SOLD. Learn More »

LINCOLN AND THE CONSPIRATORS - LINCOLN'S HAIR, WOOD FOR THE GALLOWS, MARY SURRATT'S HAIR, AND A REMNANT FROM THE BINDINGS THAT WERE USED TO BIND MRS. SURRATT'S ARMS DURING THE HANGING

LINCOLN AND THE CONSPIRATORS - LINCOLN'S HAIR, WOOD FOR THE GALLOWS, MARY SURRATT'S HAIR, AND A REMNANT FROM THE BINDINGS THAT WERE USED TO BIND MRS. SURRATT'S ARMS DURING THE HANGING

Display measures 11" X 14" with burgundy suede matting with gold Florentine trim. Highlights Mary Surratt who was one of the four conspirators executed on July 7th, 1865. The strand of Lincoln's hair… (M25050) SOLD. Learn More »

STRAND OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE’S HAIR

STRAND OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE’S HAIR

The hair's provenance came from a small lock given to Laura Thomas on April 19th, 1869 by Lee himself [copy of note provided in accompanying certificate] and separated by noted antiquarian Charles… (M25083) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1860 COLT ARMY REVOLVER IN VERY FINE CONDITION

US MODEL 1860 COLT ARMY REVOLVER IN VERY FINE CONDITION

A muzzle-loaded cap and ball, .44 caliber single action revolver used during the American Civil War. Manufactured by Colt’s Manufacturing Company between 1860 – 1873. Over 200,000 were produced… (172-3995) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR MAKER MARKED BULLSEYE CANTEEN

CIVIL WAR MAKER MARKED BULLSEYE CANTEEN

Intact Civil War Model 1858 corrugated-pattern tin canteen, often called the ‘Bullseye’ pattern. Canteen is similar to those issued to Union troops in the field during the conflict. The body… (172-4045) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCELLENT MODEL 1855 BAYONET & SCABBARD

EXCELLENT MODEL 1855 BAYONET & SCABBARD

Leather scabbard is in near perfect condition. The black leather body shows only light wear and no weak spots or chips to the finish. Brass finial is firmly attached and free of dents with a light… (599-04) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERIOD WICKER COVERED BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR PERIOD WICKER COVERED BOTTLE

Bottle measures approx. 14” tall, 4 ½” in diameter. Woven wicker cover is in very good condition with some wear at bottom. Twisted wicker handle also excellent. Bottle is amber color. This exact… (M11347) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

US BULLET RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

US BULLET RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

This fired minie ball was recovered from the private property in the area of South Cavalry Field by local relic hunter, Mike Conklin. [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (889-24) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

FIRED CONFEDERATE .58 CALIBER GARDNER PATENT BULLET - GETTYSBURG

FIRED CONFEDERATE .58 CALIBER GARDNER PATENT BULLET - GETTYSBURG

This bullet was recovered on private property near Wolf’s Hill by local Gettysburg resident Ken Bream.   [SM] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON… (889-70) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 12, 1859 - HARPER’S FERRY INSURRECTION TRIAL

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 12, 1859 - HARPER’S FERRY INSURRECTION TRIAL

No. 206—Vol. VIII. 16 pp. [367-382], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features two “Insurrection” illustrations—“Cannon Planted Outside the… (734-12) SOLD. Learn More »

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 29, 1859 - HARPER’S FERRY/JOHN BROWN RAID

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 29, 1859 - HARPER’S FERRY/JOHN BROWN RAID

No. 294—Vol. VIII. 16 pp. [341-356], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations. Front cover contains braking coverage of John Brown’s October 1859 raid on Harper’s Ferry, as well as… (734-10) SOLD. Learn More »

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 5, 1859 – HARPER’S FERRY CONSPIRACY

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 5, 1859 – HARPER’S FERRY CONSPIRACY

No. 205—Vol. VIII. 16 pp. [351-366], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover stories—“Harper’s Ferry Conspiracy”, “The Brown Conspiracy”, with… (734-11) SOLD. Learn More »

STEREO CARD OF HARPER’S FERRY

STEREO CARD OF HARPER’S FERRY

Very clean card with good clear images. The subject is the town of Harpers Ferry as viewed from the Maryland side of the river with the railroad bridge in the foreground. Printed on front is: “ No.… (M23747) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

AUGUSTA INSURANCE & BANKING CO., AUGUSTA, GEORGIA, $1 NOTE

AUGUSTA INSURANCE & BANKING CO., AUGUSTA, GEORGIA, $1 NOTE

Serial number 1192, featuring farmers. Dated Nov. 15, 1861. Excellent condition. Handful of scattered pinholes.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (622-301) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

THE BANK OF PITTSYLVANIA, VA $50 NOTE

THE BANK OF PITTSYLVANIA, VA $50 NOTE

Engraved with 3 females at center left. A very scarce high denomination example which was printed by the American Bank Note Company. Fine, with a green overprint. One pinhole at bottom center. Dated… (622-300) SOLD. Learn More »

BANK OF HAMBURG, SOUTH CAROLINA $20 NOTE

BANK OF HAMBURG, SOUTH CAROLINA $20 NOTE

Serial number 180. Dated June 10, 1859. Central vignette of Liberty and Justice seated beside shield and palmetto tree. FINE condition; 6 pinholes scattered around center of bill.  … (622-297) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

VIRGINIA $1 TREASURY NOTE

VIRGINIA $1 TREASURY NOTE

Virginia Treasury Note, Richmond, Virginia. $1 note, serial number 76328, featuring Governor Letcher.  Dated May 15, 1862. VF condition.    [ld]   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (622-296) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

NEW TESTAMENT IDENTIFIED TO A 5TH NEW HAMPSHIRE SOLDIER

NEW TESTAMENT IDENTIFIED TO A 5TH NEW HAMPSHIRE SOLDIER

Volume meas. approx. 3.00 x 4.50 inches. Title page reads “THE NEW TESTAMENT OF THE LORD AND SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST TRANSLATED FROM THE ORIGINAL GREEK.” Volume was published in Glasgow in 1843. Book… (890-76) SOLD. Learn More »

PAIR OF BANNERMAN BAYONET WALL SCONCES WITH TRAPDOOR BAYONETS

PAIR OF BANNERMAN BAYONET WALL SCONCES WITH TRAPDOOR BAYONETS

Wall sconces have a dark stained wooden base. There is a brass knob in the center of each used to mount the post-Civil War trapdoor bayonets. Ends of bayonets have been bent into decorative curls. The… (734-23) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC SHOE

RELIC SHOE

This shoe was recovered from City Point, Virginia, after the explosion on August 9, 1864, that was a result of Confederate sabotage. Confederate Secret Service agent John Maxwell has smuggled a bomb… (883-232) SOLD. Learn More »

FIRED US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL WITH A PERFECT HOTCHKISS PERCUSSION FUSE INTACT

FIRED US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL WITH A PERFECT HOTCHKISS PERCUSSION FUSE INTACT

Missing the iron cup sabot; the lead sabot, completely intact with rifling, has flanged outward. Cleaned & varnished, nice smooth body. A truly unique relic.  … (883-165) SOLD. Learn More »

A  SECTIONED US 3 INCH SCHENKL CASE SHOT SHELL

A SECTIONED US 3 INCH SCHENKL CASE SHOT SHELL

Combination fuse. Powder tube, steel shot and tar matrix visible. Some shot loose from matrix. Lightly varnished.    [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (883-267) SOLD. Learn More »

A SECTIONED 6 LB. BORMANN CASE SHOT SHELL

A SECTIONED 6 LB. BORMANN CASE SHOT SHELL

Various bullets in tar matrix visible. Minie balls, musket balls and pistol bullets comprise the shot. Lightly varnished.  [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (883-254) SOLD. Learn More »

SECTIONED US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS CASE SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS CASE SHOT SHELL

Recovered in the greater Richmond, VA area. Bursting chamber, steel cup, percussion fuse, and lead shot visible. Lead sabot in good condition.   [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (883-265) SOLD. Learn More »

SECTIONED 3 INCH DYER CASE SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED 3 INCH DYER CASE SHOT SHELL

Zinc fuse adapter, lead sabot and bursting cavity visible. Steel case shot balls of different sizes suspended in sulfur matrix. Lightly varnished.   [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (883-251) SOLD. Learn More »

1ST EDITION COPY OF <i>CONFEDERATE RIFLES & MUSKETS</i> BY MURPHY & MADAUS

1ST EDITION COPY OF CONFEDERATE RIFLES & MUSKETS BY MURPHY & MADAUS

Excellent condition, slightly used copy of “CONFEDERATE RIFLES & MUSKETS” by John M. Murphy and Howard Michael Madaus. Volume was published in 1996, runs 768 pages and is profusely illustrated… (B5922) SOLD. Learn More »

1ST EDITION COPY OF CONFEDERATE BUCKLES & PLATES BOOK BY MULLINAX

1ST EDITION COPY OF CONFEDERATE BUCKLES & PLATES BOOK BY MULLINAX

Nice, clean, slightly used copy of “CONFEDERATE BELT BUCKLES & PLATES” by Steve E. Muillinax. Volume was published in 1991 and runs 224 pages and is profusely illustrated. Interior is clean.… (B5940) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

ORIGINAL COPY OF <i>“WAR TALKS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS</i> PUBLISHED IN 1892

ORIGINAL COPY OF “WAR TALKS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS PUBLISHED IN 1892

Rebound copy of the above title done in a red cloth library binding with title in gold on spine. Volume meas. approx. 6.25 x 9.25 and runs 337 pages. Pages have browned a little with age but are… (173-2844) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

SCARCE 2.6-INCH CANISTER PLATE FOR WIARD RIFLE RECOVERED AT SHILOH

SCARCE 2.6-INCH CANISTER PLATE FOR WIARD RIFLE RECOVERED AT SHILOH

This relic is a thin iron plate that meas. approx. 2.50 inches across. It was originally part of the canister round used in a Wiard rifle artillery piece. It is rusted throughout but is solid. Item is… (R22398) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR RATION CAN RECOVERED AT FAIR OAKS, VIRGINIA

CIVIL WAR RATION CAN RECOVERED AT FAIR OAKS, VIRGINIA

Cylindrical can stands approx. 5.00 inches high and 3.75 inches across. Body is rusted but solid. Lid was removed and some shape edges remain on this end. Bottom of can has a dab of white paint with… (R22390) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA SMOKER’S PARAPHERNALIA

CIVIL WAR ERA SMOKER’S PARAPHERNALIA

This framed glass display case highlights an array of Civil War smoking paraphernalia. In the mid-19th century, smoking was as much a social ritual as it was a personal habit. The high status of this… (565-113) SOLD. Learn More »

$630.00
Originally $700.00


SOLD

GREAT DUG ID BADGE FOR AN OFFICER IN THE 14TH CONNECTICUT VOLUNTEERS

GREAT DUG ID BADGE FOR AN OFFICER IN THE 14TH CONNECTICUT VOLUNTEERS

Brass badge consists of a 6-pointed star with each arm of the star being divided in half by linear decoration. One side of each arm is plain while the opposite side has a delicate linear pattern… (883-52) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, GAYLORD

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, GAYLORD

The face of this plate has an even, darkened patina. Edge of plate has some very slight nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with both iron hooks. Hooks have light surface rust. Maker’s mark… (490-828) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, BOYD & SONS

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, BOYD & SONS

The face of this plate has a semi-bright patina with some darkened spots. Edge of plate has some very slight nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with both iron hooks. Hooks have light surface… (490-827) SOLD. Learn More »

THE BANK OF PITTSYLVANIA, VA $5 NOTE

THE BANK OF PITTSYLVANIA, VA $5 NOTE

The Bank Of Pittsylvania, of Chatham, VA was a short lived bank, authorized in 1860 and failed around 1863 (Source: Haxby). Nice green and black note, issued at the beginning of the Civil War.… (622-294) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

THE BANK OF HOWARDSVILLE, VA $20 NOTE

THE BANK OF HOWARDSVILLE, VA $20 NOTE

Nice green and black note, issued at the beginning of the Civil War. Hand numbered “690”.  Dated March 18, 1861. Minor staining along bottom edge; handful of pinholes.  … (622-290) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

TIMBER CUTTER’S BANK OF SAVANNAH, GA $5 NOTE

TIMBER CUTTER’S BANK OF SAVANNAH, GA $5 NOTE

This note has two beautiful vignettes - one of a woman and pastoral scene and the other of men rafting down the river. A large red 5 is between them. No. 4990.  Dated 1858. Very minor creasing at… (622-287) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE CAP BOX / CARTRIDGE BOX?

CONFEDERATE CAP BOX / CARTRIDGE BOX?

Although we cannot say for certain that this crudely manufactured accoutrement is Confederate, it certainly has the look.  The box is attached to a 1.5” wide white cotton webbed belt with 3 thin… (344-917) SOLD. Learn More »

SOLDIER’S ROSTER OF COMPANY C, 17TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

SOLDIER’S ROSTER OF COMPANY C, 17TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Unframed, measures 18.5” x 23”. Mounted on old linen. Some damage throughout – wrinkles, creases, tears and stains. Colors are very good. Lists Privates, Officers, soldiers that died, deserted,… (516-07) SOLD. Learn More »

<i>THE STORY OF GETTYSBURG IN PICTURES</I>

THE STORY OF GETTYSBURG IN PICTURES

The book is 10.75" x 8.5" and 48 pages. Published by Curt Teich & Co., Chicago; undated. Full color covers are clean and bright. All other pages in very good condition.    … (B5640) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG TOUR BOOKLET -- READING R.R.

GETTYSBURG TOUR BOOKLET -- READING R.R.

Title page reads: "Gettysburg: Reached via the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad." Booklet is 5.25" x 7.75". Thirty-two pages filled with battle narratives, photographs, and interesting travel… (B5643) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

GROUPING ID’D TO JOHN T. GIBSON, ROCKBRIDGE 1ST LIGHT ARTILLERY

GROUPING ID’D TO JOHN T. GIBSON, ROCKBRIDGE 1ST LIGHT ARTILLERY

This is a superb grouping of items belonging to Confederate soldier John T. Gibson. It includes an artillery fuse box, CDV, patented Goodyear rubberized drinking cup, cap box and two books belonging… (801-142) SOLD. Learn More »

US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition. Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (173-2489) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition. Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (173-2488) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition. Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (173-2487) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition. Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (173-2486) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition. Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (173-2485) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

US/CS BRITISH .577 CAL. ENFIELD BULLET RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

US/CS BRITISH .577 CAL. ENFIELD BULLET RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition. Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (173-2483) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US .69 CAL. MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

US .69 CAL. MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition. Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (173-2482) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

PULLED CS .58 CAL. GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

PULLED CS .58 CAL. GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Recovered from the Trostle 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,… (173-2481) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CS .58 CAL. GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

CS .58 CAL. GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition. Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (173-2480) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CS .58 CAL. GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

CS .58 CAL. GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition. Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (173-2479) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CS .58 CAL. GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

CS .58 CAL. GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition. Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (173-2478) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CS .58 CAL. GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

CS .58 CAL. GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition. Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (173-2477) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CS .58 CAL. GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

CS .58 CAL. GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition. Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg… (173-2476) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US/CS COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

US/CS COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Floral design to face with most of gilt remaining; shank present. Backmark, “SCOVILLS WATERBURY” partially obscured by verdigris. Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John… (173-2475) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

US/CS COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

US/CS COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Geometric design to face with some of gilt remaining; shank present though bent. No backmark Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the… (173-2474) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

US/CS COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

US/CS COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT THE TROSTLE FARM, GETTYSBURG

Floral design to face with most of gilt remaining; shank present though heavily rusted along with rest of the back. Recovered from the Trostle Farm by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who… (173-2473) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

FRAMED 1809 NEW YORK MILITIA DOCUMENT REGARDING COURT MARTIAL

FRAMED 1809 NEW YORK MILITIA DOCUMENT REGARDING COURT MARTIAL

Scarce early New York militia document dated August 16, 1809. This is a two-sided manuscript document for Brigadier General Steddison, City and County of New York, First Brigade of Infantry. It is… (565-69) SOLD. Learn More »

$140.00
Originally $155.00


SOLD

CUT DOWN ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF MONUMENT TO GENERAL REYNOLDS IN GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY

CUT DOWN ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF MONUMENT TO GENERAL REYNOLDS IN GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY

Photo shows the monument to General Reynolds in the Soldiers National Cemetery at Gettysburg. Monument stands just inside the gate to the cemetery on the east side. Monument consists of a stone… (890-34) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN LETTER WRITTEN BY 14TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER WHO DIED AT ANDERSONVILLE

GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN LETTER WRITTEN BY 14TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER WHO DIED AT ANDERSONVILLE

Letter is written on a small white lined piece of paper that meas. approx. 4.00 x 6.50 inches. The letter is written in pencil which is strong and readable. Letter reads: MARYLAND HEIGHTS JUNE… (890-18) SOLD. Learn More »

57TH NEW YORK SOLDIER’S LETTER FROM DECEMBER 1861 - LATER WOUNDED AT ANTIETAM

57TH NEW YORK SOLDIER’S LETTER FROM DECEMBER 1861 - LATER WOUNDED AT ANTIETAM

Four page letter in ink dated December 25, 1861 and written from Camp California. The soldier, Corporal Charles K. Garretson, is writing home to his mother on Christmas Day thanking her for the box of… (475-255) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

UNCOMMON PROFILE CDV VIEW OF MAJOR GENERAL GOUVERNEUR KEMBLE WARREN – ONE OF THE HEROES OF GETTYSBURG

UNCOMMON PROFILE CDV VIEW OF MAJOR GENERAL GOUVERNEUR KEMBLE WARREN – ONE OF THE HEROES OF GETTYSBURG

Waist up CDV image showing Warren in profile wearing the uniform of a Major General. The borders of his shoulder straps and buttons are tinted gold while his cheeks have been rose tinted. Image is… (890-56) SOLD. Learn More »

SEATED WAIST UP VIEW OF SOLDIER WHO SERVED IN TWO MASSACHUSETTS REGIMENTS

SEATED WAIST UP VIEW OF SOLDIER WHO SERVED IN TWO MASSACHUSETTS REGIMENTS

Image shows Sargent David N. Jeffrey wearing a dark frock coat with Sergeant stripes, a matching dark vest and bowtie. Image is very clean with great contrast. Reverse has a light period pencil ID at… (890-46) SOLD. Learn More »

10TH ARMY CORPS  CIVILIAN CDV WITH SHOPPING LIST ON REVERSE

10TH ARMY CORPS CIVILIAN CDV WITH SHOPPING LIST ON REVERSE

Nice clear bust view image of a man sporting muttonchops and wearing a light civilian suit. Image is very clean. Interestingly the reverse has a shopping list in period pencil at the top! It reads: 1… (890-48) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

ANTEBELLUM PLANTATION INVENTORY INCLUDING 32 NAMED SLAVES

ANTEBELLUM PLANTATION INVENTORY INCLUDING 32 NAMED SLAVES

Dated September 20, 1853. 8 pages (12 ½” x 8”) in beautiful manuscript. Alabama inventory of the property of C.R. Marshall, deceased. Extensive, detailed inventory of everything he owned on the… (475-222) SOLD. Learn More »

USS RICHMOND PHOTO, 1900

USS RICHMOND PHOTO, 1900

The USS Richmond was a wooden steam sloop in the United States Navy during the American Civil War. Photograph measures 9 ¼” x 7”. Mount borders photograph by ¾” – 1”. Image is clear and… (516-163) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1859 CAVALRY BIT FROM THE OLD SHIELDS MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

MODEL 1859 CAVALRY BIT FROM THE OLD SHIELDS MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

Iron Model 1859 cavalry bit that is in near complete condition. All surfaces have a covering of light surface rust. Curb chain is present but brass “US” bosses are gone. Despite the rust item is… (889-10) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA BAYONET

DUG REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA BAYONET

This is a bayonet dating to the Revolutionary War. Its blade measures 17 inches and has significant pitting. The metal has a dark patina and is lightly lacquered.   … (883-104) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG SILVER ID SHIELD FOR 6TH OHIO CAVALRY TROOPER

DUG SILVER ID SHIELD FOR 6TH OHIO CAVALRY TROOPER

Nice silver shield meas. approx. 1.25 x 1.50 inches. Silver is mostly bright with some tarnish along edges. Face also has some waviness to it. This was probably caused by ground action slightly… (883-16) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1851 ENLISTEDMAN’S / NCO BELT PLATE

US MODEL 1851 ENLISTEDMAN’S / NCO BELT PLATE

Rectangular plate with brass keeper attached to one end. Raised decoration at center is a spread-winged eagle with a patriotic shield on his chest inside of an applied silver wreath that extends above… (490-796) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This plate has a nice darkened patina with original gilt showing on high areas. The detail on the eagle is very good. Edge of plate has some slight nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and… (490-830) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

The face of this plate has a darkened patina, with some original gilt showing on high areas and edge. Edge of plate has some very slight nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with both arrow… (490-803) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED NAVAL COMMISSION SIGNED BY PRESIDENT WILLIAM MCKINLEY

FRAMED NAVAL COMMISSION SIGNED BY PRESIDENT WILLIAM MCKINLEY

Commission is printed on vellum and is of the same decoration and layout as those issued during the Civil War. Item is clean and bright with three faint horizontal and two similar vertical fold lines.… (565-162) SOLD. Learn More »

$445.00
Originally $495.00


SOLD

$500 CONFEDERATE BOND ISSUED FROM MONTGOMERY

$500 CONFEDERATE BOND ISSUED FROM MONTGOMERY

Early war bond issued from the first Confederate Capital at Montgomery, Alabama. The bond is dated May 1, 1861 and is number 244. The center design is the number “500” stamped on a green backing.… (565-128) SOLD. Learn More »

$115.00
Originally $130.00


SOLD

SIGNATURE OF BREVET MAJOR GENERAL H. JUDSON KILPATRICK

SIGNATURE OF BREVET MAJOR GENERAL H. JUDSON KILPATRICK

Signature of Kilpatrick was cut out and mounted on newspaper.  Paper measures approx. 4” x 1 ½”. Writing is very clear and legible. Some light surface dirt is present. Hugh Judson Kilpatrick… (846-19) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

STRANDS OF PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR, WITH A LINCOLN PENNY

STRANDS OF PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR, WITH A LINCOLN PENNY

8" X 10", double matted in handsome suede, unframed, highlighted with a copy photo of Lincoln seated, with strands of Lincoln's hair encased. The strands of hair are covered with magnified covers to… (M25110) SOLD. Learn More »

STRANDS OF PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR

STRANDS OF PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR

8" X 10", double matted in handsome suede, unframed, highlighted with a copy photo of Lincoln seated, with strands of Lincoln's hair encased. The strands of hair are covered with magnified covers to… (M25109) SOLD. Learn More »

"USN" SOAP DISH / SHAVING MIRROR

"USN" 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 shaving… (853-202) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL FRAGMENT FROM LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

US 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL FRAGMENT FROM LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

Shell fragment was displayed in the Lee’s Headquarters Civil War Museum. It was housed in the Gettysburg headquarters of Confederate General Robert E. Lee.  It was in this house that Gen. Lee &… (889-19) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

US 3” SCHENKL COMBINATION FUSE ADAPTER

US 3” SCHENKL COMBINATION FUSE ADAPTER

Zinc US Schenkl combination time and concussion fuse. Relic is in dug condition. Measures approximately 3 ¼” long.    [JT] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (R22329) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

WEST POINT PARROTT PERCUSSION FUSE SLIDER

WEST POINT PARROTT PERCUSSION FUSE SLIDER

Zinc slider from a West Point-style Parrott percussion fuse. This is an example of a slider with a flanged head designed to rest on an iron ledge cast in the channel of the nose of the shell,… (R22300) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF SOLDIER

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF SOLDIER

This is a waist-up view of a Union soldier wearing a dark colored shell jacket. Image is clear with good contrast. Some oxidation and spotting has occurred from age. Decorative brass mat surrounds the… (P13600) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

BUST VIEW CDV OF LIEUTENANT-COLONEL GEORGE E. FLYNT, AAG FOR GENERAL GEORGE H. THOMAS

BUST VIEW CDV OF LIEUTENANT-COLONEL GEORGE E. FLYNT, AAG FOR GENERAL GEORGE H. THOMAS

Image shows Flynt is ¾ profile wearing a double-breasted frock coat with Major or Lieutenant Colonel shoulder straps. View is a vignette and has excellent clarity and contrast. Mount and paper are… (475-179) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $115.00


SOLD

RELIC MODEL 1861 LOCKPLATE

RELIC MODEL 1861 LOCKPLATE

Item is in good relic condition. The lock is for a Model 1861 musket and appears to be complete except for the mainspring. The hammer is frozen in the half-cock position. All rust has been removed and… (475-133) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $125.00


SOLD

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 19, 1859 –  JOHN BROWN—HARPER’S FERRY INSURRECTION

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 19, 1859 – JOHN BROWN—HARPER’S FERRY INSURRECTION

No. 207—Vol. VIII. 16 pp. [383-398], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features lead story—“The Harper’s Ferry Insurrection. John Brown”,… (734-13) SOLD. Learn More »

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 17, 1859 - JOHN BROWN’S EXECUTIONOHN BROWN’S EXECUTION

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 17, 1859 - JOHN BROWN’S EXECUTION

Vol. 211—Vol. IX. 16 pp. [33-48], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover lead features story first person coverage of the hanging of John Brown, in… (734-16) SOLD. Learn More »

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 10, 1859 – HARPER’S FERRY/ JOHN BROWN EXECUTION

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 10, 1859 – HARPER’S FERRY/ JOHN BROWN EXECUTION

No. 210—Vol. IX. 16 pp. [16-32], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features illustrations pertaining to John Brown’s execution—[1] “Mrs. Mary A.… (734-15) SOLD. Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 19, 1859 - HARPER’S FERRY INSURRECTION

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 19, 1859 - HARPER’S FERRY INSURRECTION

Vol. III—No. 151. 16 pp. [737-752], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features three striking cartoons showing the “Effect of John Brown’s Invasion… (734-09) SOLD. Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 12, 1859 - JOHN BROWN/HARPER’S FERRY

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 12, 1859 - JOHN BROWN/HARPER’S FERRY

Vol. III—No. 150. 16 pp. [722-737], four columns, with stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features two illustrations of John Brown following his failed raid on Harper’s… (734-08) SOLD. Learn More »

CLIPPED CORNER BUCKLE

CLIPPED CORNER BUCKLE

This sheet brass clipped corner buckle was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Plate has a nice, rich patina. Reverse has original tongue and posts with some of the leather still attached to one… (883-15) SOLD. Learn More »

THE BANK OF TEKAMA, NEBRASKA, $5 NOTE

THE BANK OF TEKAMA, NEBRASKA, $5 NOTE

The Bank of Tekama, Nebraska. $5 note, serial number 5978, featuring President Buchanan and an eagle with a ship. Dated 9/1/1857. G condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (173-782) SOLD. Learn More »

$106.00
Originally $125.00


SOLD

SECTIONED 4.52 INCH SPHERICAL 12 LB BORMANN FUSED CASE SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED 4.52 INCH SPHERICAL 12 LB BORMANN FUSED CASE SHOT SHELL

Lead shot in tar matrix visible, various sizes. Recovered in the Richmond, VA area. Light coat of varnish.   [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON… (883-266) SOLD. Learn More »

A SECTIONED US 4.52 INCH 12 LB. SPHERICAL CASE SHOT SHELL

A SECTIONED US 4.52 INCH 12 LB. SPHERICAL CASE SHOT SHELL

Recovered in the greater Richmond, VA area. Bormann fuse and lead shot in sulfur matrix visible. Lightly varnished. Some numbers visible on fuse.  [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (883-264) SOLD. Learn More »

A SECTIONED 3.8 INCH HOTCHKISS CASE SHOT SHELL

A SECTIONED 3.8 INCH HOTCHKISS CASE SHOT SHELL

Brass fuse adapter, steel cup, and bursting chamber visible. Steel shot suspended in tar matrix. Unvarnished.   [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE… (883-252) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 3 INCH 10 POUND SMOOTH READ CASE-SHOT SHELL

CS 3 INCH 10 POUND SMOOTH READ CASE-SHOT SHELL

Found in the greater Richmond, VA area. Has remains of a CS fuse adapter. Iron sabot sans about ¼ of section. Cleaned and varnished, nice smooth surface. … (883-277) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3 INCH 10 POUND PARROTT SHELL

US 3 INCH 10 POUND PARROTT SHELL

Found in the greater Richmond, VA area. Has remains of the zinc Parrott fuse plug. Projectile cleaned and varnished. Nice smooth body.   [ws] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (883-278) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3 INCH 10 POUND PARROTT CASE-SHOT SHELL

US 3 INCH 10 POUND PARROTT CASE-SHOT SHELL

Found in the greater Richmond, VA area. Zinc Parrott fuse adapter still retains the paper time fuse. Standard brass Parrott sabot. Projectile cleaned and varnished. Minor areas of light/moderate… (883-273) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CANE MADE FROM A BULLET IN WOOD FROM CULP’S HILL, WITH STANHOPE VIEW

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CANE MADE FROM A BULLET IN WOOD FROM CULP’S HILL, WITH STANHOPE VIEW

Top of cane has a CS .577 caliber Enfield bullet embedded in the center of the wood. Written in ink near bullet is, “Culp’s Hill”. Top of cane measures 3 ¼” and is approx. 1 ½” at the… (M25002) SOLD. Learn More »

SHARPS BREECH-LOADING 4-SHOT PEPPERBOX PISTOL

SHARPS BREECH-LOADING 4-SHOT PEPPERBOX PISTOL

Made by C. Sharps & Co., c. 1859-74. .22 cal. Model 1C. Serial# 13827. Complete all original. Rosewood grips. Barrel release on underside of frame allows 4 barrels to slide forward. Approx. 50% of… (516-39) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL WORLD WAR TWO LUFTWAFFE LKP S101 FLIGHT HELMET WITH GOGGLES

ORIGINAL WORLD WAR TWO LUFTWAFFE LKP S101 FLIGHT HELMET WITH GOGGLES

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… (873-13) SOLD. Learn More »

GERMAN 98K BAYONET AND SCABBARD W/ MATCHING NUMBER AND FROG

GERMAN 98K BAYONET AND SCABBARD W/ MATCHING NUMBER AND FROG

The blade of this bayonet is in excellent condition. It still retains 98% of its original blue with a good point and an excellent edge. One side of the blade is stamped at base with “S / 155K”… (E2628) SOLD. Learn More »

GOOD COPY OF <i>CONFEDERATE CARBINES & MUSKETOONS</i> BY MURPHY

GOOD COPY OF CONFEDERATE CARBINES & MUSKETOONS BY MURPHY

Nice, clean, tight, slightly used copy of the above titled book. Volume was published in 1986 and runs 248 pages with index and is profusely illustrated. Interior is clean with light discoloring to… (B5937) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

NICE COPY OF <i>C.S. ARMORY RICHMOND</i> BY DAVIES

NICE COPY OF C.S. ARMORY RICHMOND BY DAVIES

Nice, clean, slightly used copy of C.S. ARMORY RICHMOND by Paul J. Davies. Volume was published in 2000 and runs 368 pages with index and is profusely illustrated. Interior is excellent. Volume is… (B5913) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CONFEDERATE TIN DRUM CANTEEN FROM THE COLLECTION OF WENDALL LANG, JR.

RELIC CONFEDERATE TIN DRUM CANTEEN FROM THE COLLECTION OF WENDALL LANG, JR.

Canteen was recovered from Cold Harbor, Virginia by the well-known relic hunter Wendall Lang, Jr. (July 9, 1842 - November 18, 1997), a longtime relic hunter and well-known collector. Canteen is a dug… (889-13) SOLD. Learn More »

ARTILLERY GIMLET

ARTILLERY GIMLET

Metal surfaces have light age discoloration. Gimlet meas. approx. 14.00 inches with a 2.25 inch ring at top. These were used for clearing obstructions from the vent in a cannon barrel and could also… (M25193) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

RELIC US PATTERN 1874 BELT PLATE AND KEEPER

RELIC US PATTERN 1874 BELT PLATE AND KEEPER

This belt plate was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Plate has a darkened patina with surface rust present. Edges of plate have very slight nicks. Reverse of plate has a narrow tongue present… (883-150) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CASED NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF 14th US INFANTRY SOLDIER WHO DIED OF WOUNDS

CASED NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF 14th US INFANTRY SOLDIER WHO DIED OF WOUNDS

Nice, clean, clear bust image of a young soldier wearing a dark frock coat and forage cap with cheeks that are lightly tinted. Contrast is a bit dark but all details are discernable. Tucked inside the… (P13598) SOLD. Learn More »

CASED NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF 22ND NEW YORK CAVALRY TROOPER

CASED NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF 22ND NEW YORK CAVALRY TROOPER

Nice, crisp, clear, clean bust image of a young soldier wearing a dark sack coat, forage cap and bow tie with cheeks that are lightly tinted. Removing the image from its case reveals two 5 cent tax… (P13599) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR M1860 SPENCER REPEATING ARMY RIFLE

CIVIL WAR M1860 SPENCER REPEATING ARMY RIFLE

This famous longarm is a Civil War Model 1860 Spencer Repeating rifle in very good original condition. Initial army contracts with the Spencer Company of Boston, Massachusetts called for 10,000… (G3600) SOLD. Learn More »

THREE PAGE LETTER FROM TWICE WOUNDED 1st DELAWARE OFFICER ON CHRISTIAN COMMISSION STATIONERY

THREE PAGE LETTER FROM TWICE WOUNDED 1st DELAWARE OFFICER ON CHRISTIAN COMMISSION STATIONERY

Letter was penned by Thomas D. Smith from Fort Davies in front of Petersburg on October 6, 1864. At top left of the paper is a dove in flight with a sealed letter around his neck. At top center is… (890-12) SOLD. Learn More »

1864 MEDICAL CERTIFICATE LETTER, LT. E.C. TILLOTSON, 14TH OHIO

1864 MEDICAL CERTIFICATE LETTER, LT. E.C. TILLOTSON, 14TH OHIO

Letter reads, “Lieutenant E.C. Tillotson one of the 14th Regiment of OH. I having applied for a certificate to extend his leave of absence. I do hereby certify that I have carefully examined this… (475-279) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
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TREASURY DOCUMENT DATED NOVEMBER 19, 1863 – SOLDIER IN 11TH WISCONSIN VOLUNTEERS

TREASURY DOCUMENT DATED NOVEMBER 19, 1863 – SOLDIER IN 11TH WISCONSIN VOLUNTEERS

Document is a pre-printed form from the Treasury Department that is filled out in period ink. Form reads, ‘Treasury Department, Second Auditor’s Office, November 19, 1863. I certify that I have… (475-281) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

ALABAMA SLAVE DOCUMENTS — ESTATE OF HUGH YOUNG, STATEMENT OF ASSESSMENT OF SLAVE ASSETS; ALSO A COMMERCIAL SLAVE SALE RECEIPT

ALABAMA SLAVE DOCUMENTS — ESTATE OF HUGH YOUNG, STATEMENT OF ASSESSMENT OF SLAVE ASSETS; ALSO A COMMERCIAL SLAVE SALE RECEIPT

Dated Wilcox County, ,Alabama, 24 January 1844, signed by acting Justice of the Peace, Moses Whitted. 3 pp., in ink, on unlined paper. Exhibits fold-marks, and a handful of miniscule smudges.… (L15264) SOLD. Learn More »

CABINET CARD OF GEORGE M. DICKERMAN, 26TH & 6TH MASSACHUSETTS

CABINET CARD OF GEORGE M. DICKERMAN, 26TH & 6TH MASSACHUSETTS

Image is a chest-up view of George Dickerman wearing a dark colored civilian frock coat and vest, white shirt and tie. Bottom of mount is marked with the hand inscription, “GEO. M. DICKERMAN, CAPT… (450-125) SOLD. Learn More »

LITHOGRAPH AND LETTER COVER OF JAMES A. MULLIGAN, 23rd ILLINOIS, IRISH BRIGADE

LITHOGRAPH AND LETTER COVER OF JAMES A. MULLIGAN, 23rd ILLINOIS, IRISH BRIGADE

Lithograph is a chest-up view of Mulligan in uniform. Bottom of mount is marked, “COL. MULLIGAN, J.H. BUFFORD, BOSTON”. Image is clear with good contrast. Light surface dirt is present. Letter… (450-128) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
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CDV OF MRS LINCOLN

CDV OF MRS LINCOLN

Civil War period bust view of Mrs. Mary Todd Lincoln. The First Lady is pictured wearing an off-the-shoulder white colored gown with flowers and lace at the neckline and flowers in her hair. Image is… (526-34) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
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CDV OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN & SON TAD

CDV OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN & SON TAD

CDV is a three-quarter sitting view of Abraham Lincoln and his son Tad. In this drawing - based on a photograph by Anthony Berger (who worked at Mathew Brady's studio) - we see the President with his… (450-111) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
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CDV OF FREDERICK H. SIBLEY, 36th & 15th MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

CDV OF FREDERICK H. SIBLEY, 36th & 15th MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

CDV is a chest-up view of Frederick H. Sibley. He is wearing a dark colored coat with shoulder boards. The reverse has a photographer’s imprint which reads, “J.C. MOULTON, PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTIST, 159… (450-114) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV GENERAL WILLIAM STARKE ROSECRANS

CDV GENERAL WILLIAM STARKE ROSECRANS

2/3 length standing view. Some light foxing. BM:  E. Anthony from a Brady negative. William Starke Rosecrans (September 6, 1819 – March 11, 1898) was an American inventor, coal-oil company… (885-30) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
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CDV GENERAL WILLIAM STARKE ROSECRANS

CDV GENERAL WILLIAM STARKE ROSECRANS

2/3 length standing view as Brigadier General. BM: “PARTRIDGE’S GALLERY, WHEELING, VA”. William Starke Rosecrans (September 6, 1819 – March 11, 1898) was an American inventor, coal-oil company… (885-20) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV- JOHN BURNS- HERO OF GETTYSBURG

CDV- JOHN BURNS- HERO OF GETTYSBURG

Nearly full length seated view with a wood cane in his hand. BM: W.H. Amey, Photographer, COR. 2nd and Market St, Harrisburg, PA.      [SS] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (573-06) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE RICHMOND ARMORY BAYONET

CONFEDERATE RICHMOND ARMORY BAYONET

Very rare Confederate bayonet made by the Richmond Armory for issue with the Richmond rifle-musket.  This is the more desirable fluted type issued with newly made arms (the armory also made a simpler… (476-90) SOLD. Learn More »

THE BANK OF AMERICA, RHODE ISLAND, $1 NOTE

THE BANK OF AMERICA, RHODE ISLAND, $1 NOTE

The Bank of America, Rhode Island. $1 note, featuring a seated maiden. Dated 4/23/1860. GEM condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (173-827) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
Originally $100.00


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GEM SIZED CASED TINTYPE WITH ATTRIBUTED ID TO 13TH NEW YORK LIGHT ARTILLERY SOLDIER

GEM SIZED CASED TINTYPE WITH ATTRIBUTED ID TO 13TH NEW YORK LIGHT ARTILLERY SOLDIER

Gem sized tintype in a full case with repaired hinge and decorative brass frame and mat. Image meas. approx. 2.00 x 2.00 inches. Bust image shows a young man, perhaps in his early 20’s at most,… (P13597) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1864 CARTRIDGE BOX

US PATTERN 1864 CARTRIDGE BOX

Pattern 1864 US cartridge box in good condition. The outer surfaces of the box exhibit wear from age and use. The entire box shows moderate crazing throughout. The embossed “US” in an oval is… (883-247) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC RUBBER BUTTON

RELIC RUBBER BUTTON

This rubber button was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Shank is present on reverse. Button has maker’s mark that reads, “GOODYEAR’S P=T. 1851, N.R. CO”.  Measures ½”.     … (883-70) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
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RELIC RUBBER BUTTON

RELIC RUBBER BUTTON

This rubber button was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Button has maker’s mark that reads, “GOODYEAR’S P=T. MAY 6, 1851, N.R. CO.”. Some surface dirt is present. Measures 1… (883-69) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
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RELIC BRASS SHOULDER BOARD FRAME

RELIC BRASS SHOULDER BOARD FRAME

This brass false embroidered shoulder board frame was recovered from the greater Richmond area. The edges have chipped areas. Patina is semi-bright with some darkened areas.  … (883-67) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
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REMINGTON NEW MODEL ARMY REVOLVER

REMINGTON NEW MODEL ARMY REVOLVER

Serial number 54265. Made c. 1863-75, total quantity made approx. 122,000. One of the most widely carried side arms in the Civil War. .44 cal. Six shot round cylinder. 8” octagonal barrel. Walnut… (516-38) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 3.67 INCH SIX POUND SPHERICAL SHOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG, FROM LOCAL GAR POST #9, SKELLY POST COLLECTION

CONFEDERATE 3.67 INCH SIX POUND SPHERICAL SHOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG, FROM LOCAL GAR POST #9, SKELLY POST COLLECTION

This original Confederate six pound spherical shot was once part of the local Skelly Post Collection, housed in the GAR building on Middle Street in Gettysburg. In the late 1980’s a number of… (286-257) SOLD. Learn More »

COLT MODEL 1849 POCKET REVOLVER

COLT MODEL 1849 POCKET REVOLVER

Serial number 89757. All matching, places production in mid-1854. .31 caliber 5-shot cylinder. Octagonal barrel, length 5”. One piece walnut grips in excellent plus condition with nearly 100%… (516-44) SOLD. Learn More »

NICE CONDITION WORLD WAR TWO US HOLSTER-MAKER MARKED

NICE CONDITION WORLD WAR TWO US HOLSTER-MAKER MARKED

Blonde leather holster for the Model 1911 .45 pistol. Flap has a very strong and crisply stamped “US” in an oval. Reverse has strong stamp “SEARS / 1942.” Leather surface has some light… (516-104) SOLD. Learn More »

.58 CALIBER WILLIAMS "CLEANER" CARTRIDGE -- BLUE PAPER

.58 CALIBER WILLIAMS "CLEANER" CARTRIDGE -- BLUE PAPER

Rare blue paper cartridge for .58 caliber rifle muskets. This cartridge contains a Williams patent, type III "cleaner" bullet. These blue cartridges are the not commonly encountered. There a few small… (490-898) SOLD. Learn More »

.58 CALIBER WILLIAMS "CLEANER" CARTRIDGE -- RED PAPER

.58 CALIBER WILLIAMS "CLEANER" CARTRIDGE -- RED PAPER

Scarce red paper cartridge for .58 caliber rifle muskets. This cartridge contains a Williams patent, type III "cleaner" bullet. These red cartridges are the least common of all the Williams… (490-897) SOLD. Learn More »

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR PENNANT

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR PENNANT

Blue felt pennant features images of Jennie Wade, the Jennie Wade House, and the monument at Jennie Wade’s grave, with the words, “HOUSE IN WHICH JENNIE WADE WAS KILLED, GETTYSBURG, PA”.… (M24765) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
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JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR PENNANT

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR PENNANT

Green felt pennant features images of Jennie Wade, and the Jennie Wade House, with the words, “JENNIE WADE HOUSE, GETTYSBURG, PA”. Pennant measures approx. 11 ½” high x 29” wide. Very good… (M24767) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
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EARLY SMALL WOODEN KEG WITH STOPPER

EARLY SMALL WOODEN KEG WITH STOPPER

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… (734-22) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
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BRASS KNAPSACK HOOK FROM GETTYSBURG

BRASS KNAPSACK HOOK FROM GETTYSBURG

Brass claw hook from knapsack shoulder straps. Brass surfaces have light patina. Item was recovered in Reynolds' Woods by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel family collection. … (889-32) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
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SECTION OF US 2.9-INCH PARROTT PERCUSSION FUSE FROM GETTYSBURG

SECTION OF US 2.9-INCH PARROTT PERCUSSION FUSE FROM GETTYSBURG

This item is the brass center section of a Parrott percussion fuse. All the threads down the side are in good shape. This item was recovered in the Wheatfield by local Gettysburg resident John… (889-42) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
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IRON “O” RINGS FROM GETTYSBURG

IRON “O” RINGS FROM GETTYSBURG

Rusted iron “O” rings as found on horse harness and horse bits. The rust has been stabilized and coated with lacquer. These items were once part of the well-known Rosensteel family collection of… (889-33) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
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CONFEDERATE 3 INCH VIRGINIA PATTERN READ SHELL

CONFEDERATE 3 INCH VIRGINIA PATTERN READ SHELL

Found in the greater Richmond, VA area. Has a nice CS fuse adapter, and copper sabot. Remains of the lathe dog present. Both bourrelet rings present. Projectile cleaned and varnished. Has heavy… (883-381) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3.67 INCH 6 POUND SPHERICAL CASE SHOT BORMANN FUSED SHELL

US 3.67 INCH 6 POUND SPHERICAL CASE SHOT BORMANN FUSED SHELL

Found in the greater Richmond, VA area. Bormann fuse numbers and lines all visible. Punched right before the number 2 position. Cleaned of surface action and varnished; surface is smooth with minor… (883-287) SOLD. Learn More »

WONDERFUL, CIVIL WAR, CONFEDERATE STATES “FRAME BUCKLE” IN EXCELLENT DUG CONDITION

WONDERFUL, CIVIL WAR, CONFEDERATE STATES “FRAME BUCKLE” IN EXCELLENT DUG CONDITION

This original, Confederate waist buckle is a spectacular dug specimen of a brass, rectangular ‘frame’ buckle recovered from the Saylor’s Creek Battlefield in Virginia. Constructed in the… (889-54) SOLD. Learn More »

GALLAGER CARBINE STANDARD MODEL

GALLAGER CARBINE STANDARD MODEL

Cal. .50 percussion. Serial number 8531. Lock surface has a grey look with faint case color and mottling evident. Some pepper visible forward of hammer. Marked “Gallager’s Patent / July 17th… (889-60) SOLD. Learn More »

5TH MODEL BURNSIDE CARBINE IDENTIFIED TO THE 25TH NEW YORK CAVALRY

5TH MODEL BURNSIDE CARBINE IDENTIFIED TO THE 25TH NEW YORK CAVALRY

Here is an original Civil War ‘Burnside’ 5th Model cavalry carbine in good original condition. Produced by the Burnside Rifle Co of Providence, Rhode Island, this .54 caliber, single-shot,… (G3521) SOLD. Learn More »

LARGE IMAGE OF UNION SOLDIER

LARGE IMAGE OF UNION SOLDIER

Waist-up sitting view of an unidentified Union soldier. He is wearing a dark colored frock coat, light colored trousers with Corporal’s stripes. Corporal’s stripes have been tinted blue. There are… (450-129) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL SMITH CARBINE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION BY AMERICAN MACHINE WORKS

ORIGINAL SMITH CARBINE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION BY AMERICAN MACHINE WORKS

Invented and patented by a medical physician named Gilbert Smith of Buttermilk Falls, New York in late 1855, here is an original Civil War Smith carbine in very fine condition used by Union forces… (637-162) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, E. GAYLORD

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, E. GAYLORD

The face of this plate has a nice, even, semi-bright patina. Edge of plate has some very slight nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with both iron hooks. Hooks have slight surface rust.… (490-820) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA DENTAL EXTRACTOR

CIVIL WAR ERA DENTAL EXTRACTOR

Un-plated steel instrument with checkered handles. Item meas. approx. 6.50 inches long and is marked under jaws “M. WARRING / LONDON.” Inside handle is “LOWER WISDOM.” Metal surfaces are… (M25207) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA DENTAL EXTRACTOR

CIVIL WAR ERA DENTAL EXTRACTOR

Un-plated steel instrument with a long nose bent to a right angle from the handles. Grips are checkered. Item meas. approx. 7.00 inches long and is marked under jaws “W. B. HILLARD / MAKER /… (M25206) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
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DOCUMENT SIGNED BY CAPTAIN JOHN H. BASSLER, 149TH PENNSYLVANIA VOL. INF. REGIMENT

DOCUMENT SIGNED BY CAPTAIN JOHN H. BASSLER, 149TH PENNSYLVANIA VOL. INF. REGIMENT

Document originated from the report books that Captains would fill out with information on the soldiers in their regiment. This form is titled, ‘VOLUNTEER DESCRIPTIVE LIST AND ACCOUNT OF PAY AND… (149-11) SOLD. Learn More »

SUPER NICE WHALE OIL LANTERN

SUPER NICE WHALE OIL LANTERN

Super nice Whale Oil Lantern c.1851-60. Stands 15” tall. Bottom of oil reservoir stamped “H. & J. SANGSTERS PATENT 1851.” Top chimney has punched stars and diamonds, bottom has stars.… (734-20) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLY 19th CENTURY LARGE WOODEN WAGON SUPPLY CANTEEN

EARLY 19th CENTURY LARGE WOODEN WAGON SUPPLY CANTEEN

Measures 10” diameter and 5 ½” wide. Two interlocking wooden bands encircle and secure the sides. Retains a lot of the original red paint. A small hole on each side near the top no doubt to let… (734-19) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG US 13 STAR SHIELD PIN

DUG US 13 STAR SHIELD PIN

Brass, shield shaped pin has a darkened patina. Reverse has original pin present for attachment purposes. Recovered in the Richmond, VA area. Excellent collectible. Measures 1” across x 1- 1/8”… (883-62) SOLD. Learn More »

1869 ALS GEN. DANIEL E. SICKLES

1869 ALS GEN. DANIEL E. SICKLES

Signed by General Daniel Sickles of Gettysburg fame. Daniel Edgar Sickles (October 20, 1819 – May 3, 1914) was an American politician, soldier, and diplomat. Born to a wealthy family in New York… (526-16) SOLD. Learn More »

SOLDIER’S ROSTER FOR COMPANY K, 17TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

SOLDIER’S ROSTER FOR COMPANY K, 17TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Measures 18” x 23 ½”. Colorful with flags, battle scenes, soldier dreaming, wife dreaming etc. at top. Lists all the officers and enlisted men.  Gives info on who was wounded, captured, killed,… (516-08) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 3.67 INCH 6 POUND SPHERICAL SHELL

CONFEDERATE 3.67 INCH 6 POUND SPHERICAL SHELL

Found in the greater Richmond, VA area. This projectile used a wooden fuse adapter. Seam mold visible. Cleaned of surface action and varnished. Pitting over entire surface.  … (883-167) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 3.67 INCH 6 POUND SPHERICAL SHOT

CONFEDERATE 3.67 INCH 6 POUND SPHERICAL SHOT

Found in the greater Richmond, VA area. Projectile has a crude seam mold visible. Cleaned of surface action and varnished; nice smooth surface with a dark olive patina. Nice example! … (883-174) SOLD. Learn More »

PORTION OF A US MODEL 1861 IRON BUTTPLATE - GETTYSBURG

PORTION OF A US MODEL 1861 IRON BUTTPLATE - GETTYSBURG

Recovered at Gettysburg. Heavily rusted. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM. FOR OUR… (889-41) SOLD. Learn More »

$29.50
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BURNSIDE CARTRIDGE CASING - RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

BURNSIDE CARTRIDGE CASING - RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Has been flattened; green with verdigris.  Recovered on Route 30 West at Gettysburg, site of the 1st day's battle. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON… (889-43) SOLD. Learn More »

$29.50
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BRASS SABER DROP STUD FROM GETTYSBURG

BRASS SABER DROP STUD FROM GETTYSBURG

Brass stud as used on the drops of a leather sword belt. Brass surface has light patina. Item was recovered in Reynolds' Woods by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel family… (889-40) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF ECCLESIA S. NICOLAI CHURCH, ST. MARY’S COUNTY, MARYLAND

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF ECCLESIA S. NICOLAI CHURCH, ST. MARY’S COUNTY, MARYLAND

St. Nicholas Cemetery and Church began serving Roman Catholic residents of Cedar Point, in St. Mary’s County, near Lexington Park, MD, in 1795. The church was built in 1796 and was named for St.… (450-131) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG UNION ACORN CORPS BADGE

DUG UNION ACORN CORPS BADGE

Brass corps badge has a darkened patina. Reverse originally featured a soldered pin with hook for attachment purposes but is no longer present. Corps badges were attached to the soldier’s hat or… (883-60) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
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CHROMOLITHOGRAPH OF “ANTIETAM”

CHROMOLITHOGRAPH OF “ANTIETAM”

Chromolithograph of “ANTIETAM” by L. Prang & Co., Boston 1887. Printed by American Lithographic Co. Measures 23 ½” by 17 ¼”. Perfect condition. … (734-24) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR DISH

JENNIE WADE HOUSE SOUVENIR DISH

Dish features a colorful sketch of the Jennie Wade House in Gettysburg, as well as an image of Jennie Wade and the monument at her grave. Dish has a decorative edge with a gold gilt band all… (M24899) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

RELIC HALF OF A MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN – ANTIETAM

RELIC HALF OF A MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN – ANTIETAM

This is half only of a Model 1858 smoothside canteen. These halves were used as plates and digging tools. The top edge has a notch cut out where the spout once was and the body has a slight… (R22389) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

HISTORY OF THE FORTY-SIXTH REGIMENT INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

HISTORY OF THE FORTY-SIXTH 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… (522-261) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

PATTERN 1839 US BELT PLATE WITH REMAINS OF LEATHER BELT

PATTERN 1839 US BELT PLATE WITH REMAINS OF LEATHER BELT

Belt plate was recovered from City Point, Virginia, after the explosion on August 9, 1864, that was a result of Confederate sabotage. Confederate Secret Service agent John Maxwell has smuggled a bomb… (883-92) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE, W.H. SMITH

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE, W.H. SMITH

This plate has a nice and even darkened patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Edge of plate has some very slight dings. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with the two iron hooks present.… (490-853) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1855 .58 CALIBER BAYONET, RECOVERED FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

US MODEL 1855 .58 CALIBER BAYONET, RECOVERED FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

Recovered from the Wheatfield woods on the Gettysburg Battlefield by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the… (532-37) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1855 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE-MUSKET DATED 1859

US MODEL 1855 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE-MUSKET DATED 1859

Choice, original Model 1855 Rifle-Musket was manufactured at the Springfield Armory in 1859 with the only alteration noted being the addition of a Model 1861 leaf rear sight, which was probably added… (G3599) SOLD. Learn More »

UNOPENED PACK OF ENFIELD CARTRIDGES -- ELEY BROS., 1860

UNOPENED PACK OF ENFIELD CARTRIDGES -- ELEY BROS., 1860

This is a full, unopened pack of English Enfield rifle cartridges. The stenciled paper wrapper is in super tight condition. The pack is clean and free of tears and other damage. Tied tight with… (490-894) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1851 ENLISTEDMAN’S / NCO BELT PLATE, ALLEGHENY ARSENAL

US MODEL 1851 ENLISTEDMAN’S / NCO BELT PLATE, ALLEGHENY ARSENAL

Rectangular plate with brass keeper attached to one end. Raised decoration at center is a spread-winged eagle with a patriotic shield on his chest inside of an applied silver wreath that extends above… (490-794) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR ONE RIMLESS CAMMO PAINTED HELMET

WORLD WAR ONE RIMLESS CAMMO PAINTED HELMET

British made Model 1915 helmet with black splotches of camouflage paint on the green body. The rest of the exterior shows light wear on the surface. Helmet has no dents and is an early model lacking… (150-263) SOLD. Learn More »

GAR SWORD

GAR SWORD

This GAR sword is in the patterned after the Model 1860 Field and Staff Officer’s sword and is in worn but good condition. The blade is double edged. Both edges have several small nicks. The obverse… (696-50) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR MAYNARD TAPE PRIMER ROLL

CIVIL WAR MAYNARD TAPE PRIMER ROLL

The Maynard tape primer was a system designed by Edward Maynard to allow for more rapid reloading of muskets. Dr. Edward Maynard, a dentist with an interest in firearms, embedded tiny pellets of… (853-108) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

RELIC US CAVALRY BIT

RELIC US CAVALRY BIT

Model 1859 hand-forged Cavalry bit has original brass US bit bosses on the sides. Brass is semi-bright. The bit retains both of the “O” rings. Bit features a darkened patina with some light… (516-153) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CURRY COMB

RELIC CURRY COMB

This “Y” design iron horse curry comb was recovered from City Point, Virginia, after the explosion on August 9, 1864, that was a result of Confederate sabotage. Confederate Secret Service agent… (883-246) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

.56 CALIBER COLT REVOLVING RIFLE CARTRIDGE

.56 CALIBER COLT REVOLVING RIFLE CARTRIDGE

A very scarce cartridge for the .56 caliber Colt Revolving RIfle. This paper cartridge was made by the Colt Cartridge Works. Cartridge is complete and in excellent condition.    [jet] UPS SHIPPING… (M25152) SOLD. Learn More »

MINT CONDITION PATTERN 1853 BRITISH “VOLUNTEER RIFLE”

MINT CONDITION PATTERN 1853 BRITISH “VOLUNTEER RIFLE”

This is an excellent example of a high quality "Volunteer" Pattern 53 Rifle-Musket manufactured by London Armory. Blued barrel, casehardened lock, hammer and a high grade checkered Italian walnut… (174-01) SOLD. Learn More »

BURNSIDE CARBINE IDENTIFIED TO PRIVATE PETER SCHUMAKER OF COMPANY K AND D, 4TH WISCONSIN CAVALRY

BURNSIDE CARBINE IDENTIFIED TO PRIVATE PETER SCHUMAKER OF COMPANY K AND D, 4TH WISCONSIN CAVALRY

Outstanding condition example of the 5th Model Burnside Carbine. A single shot breechloading .54 caliber weapon made by The Burnside Rifle Co., Providence, RI. Exhibits outstanding case colors on the… (516-59) SOLD. Learn More »

LOT OF 3 MINIE BALLS FROM THE EMILY ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION OF GETTYSBURG ITEMS

LOT OF 3 MINIE BALLS FROM THE EMILY ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION OF GETTYSBURG ITEMS

Two dropped and one fired .58 caliber Minie balls recovered at Gettysburg from Emily Rosensteel’s Gettysburg collection of bullets recovered at the "High Water Mark". This is one collecting… (889-28) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

FEDERAL PATTERN 1861 MAKER-MARKED .69 CALIBER CARTRIDGE BOX

FEDERAL PATTERN 1861 MAKER-MARKED .69 CALIBER CARTRIDGE BOX

This original .69 caliber Federal Pattern 1861 leather cartridge box, manufactured by the Crossman Company of Newark, NJ. Cartridge box, in fair condition overall, accommodated forty rounds of .69… (889-01) SOLD. Learn More »

US CAVALRY SPUR FOUND AT GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

US CAVALRY SPUR FOUND AT GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a very nice U.S. Cavalry Spur. Very lightly pitted, it was found in relic condition at an unknown location in Gettysburg. This spur is sized as a small and appears to be a Model 1859… (889-11) SOLD. Learn More »

WOODEN FUSE PLUG

WOODEN FUSE PLUG

This wooden fuse plug shows very few signs of age. It is in excellent condition. The wood is very dry and clean with few imperfections. In the center hole, there are several chips and splinters… (R22382) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

US HOTCHKISS PERCUSSION FUSE ADAPTER

US HOTCHKISS PERCUSSION FUSE ADAPTER

This Hotchkiss percussion fuse adapter is made of brass. It has a flanged head with a screwdriver slot. From head to tail it measures approx. 2.45 inches long with a diameter of about 1 inch. The… (R22376) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

US NAVY WATER CAP FUSE

US NAVY WATER CAP FUSE

This Navy water cap fuse is made of brass. In the head it has stamped the letters “ORD.D 1862” with an anchor stamped in the top right. From head to tail the fuse measures about 2.45 inches with a… (R22374) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN WITH COVER, SLING & STOPPER

MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN WITH COVER, SLING & STOPPER

The body of this Model 1858 smoothside spheroid canteen is in good condition with no dents. It is covered in a light brown almost gray cloth. Cover is complete but does have numerous scattered wear… (516-89) SOLD. Learn More »

US 4.2” 30 POUND PARROTT SHELL

US 4.2” 30 POUND PARROTT SHELL

The location of recovery is unknown. Sans the Parrott fuse, along with the sabot. This is a nice, smooth projectile that is painted gray.  [mk] Extra shipping may be… (R22341) SOLD. Learn More »

US 2.94” HOTCHKISS FLAT TOP

US 2.94” HOTCHKISS FLAT TOP

There are the initials “TB” on the sabot. The numbers are visible on the time fuse. The percussion fuse is missing. The projectile has light surface rust with little pitting. The Hotchkiss flat… (R22349) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 4.52” 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE SHOT LEAD SIDE LOADING SHELL FOUND AT EZRA CHURCH, GA

CS 4.52” 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE SHOT LEAD SIDE LOADING SHELL FOUND AT EZRA CHURCH, GA

This shell was once part of the DuBose Collection at Atlanta, GA. The projectile has a very nice Confederate fuse adapter and a perfect lead side loader plug. There is light ground action with minor… (R22355) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1849 POCKET COLT MADE IN EARLY 1854

MODEL 1849 POCKET COLT MADE IN EARLY 1854

This pocket Colt has a serial number of 88475 that matches throughout including the wedge pin. The octagonal barrel is 4.00 inches long and retains approx. 60% of the original bluing. The barrel has a… (218-459) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,450.00
Originally $1,550.00


SOLD

THREE POUND SPHERICAL SHOT FROM THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

THREE POUND SPHERICAL SHOT FROM THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This artillery projectile is from the American Revolution, from the collection of Frank Kravic. Mr. Kravic was a professional archaeologist who discovered and excavated many camp sites and… (889-14) SOLD. Learn More »

STEEL CHAMBER FOR UNION REPEATING GUN

STEEL CHAMBER FOR UNION REPEATING GUN

These steel chambers were loaded with regular cartridges and capped. Once fired they were reloaded and recapped. Loaded tubes were placed in a hopper on top of the gun. The Union Repeating Gun (or… (883-416) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CIVIL WAR RATION CAN

RELIC CIVIL WAR RATION CAN

This tin can was recovered from City Point, Virginia, after the explosion on August 9, 1864, that was a result of Confederate sabotage. Confederate Secret Service agent John Maxwell has smuggled a… (883-349) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

PAIR OF GLASS INKWELLS ID’D TO HENRY P. BOWDITCH, 1ST & 5TH MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY

PAIR OF GLASS INKWELLS ID’D TO HENRY P. BOWDITCH, 1ST & 5TH MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY

These matching glass inkwells belonged to Henry P. Bowditch, of the prominent Bowditch family of Massachusetts. Inkwells have some chips around the edges, but are solid with no cracks. Henry Pickering… (408-11) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

US PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

The leather on this box is in good condition. The outer flap has a readable inspectors stamp in the lower right corner and “US” at lower left. Just below the latch tab stitching is a readable… (516-212) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE / MILITIA BELT PLATE

CONFEDERATE / MILITIA BELT PLATE

This oval belt plate was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Plate meas. approx. 2.50 x 1.75 inches and is made of brass. Face of plate has darkened patina. Reverse of plate features three… (883-87) SOLD. Learn More »

US EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This US breast plate features the spread-winged eagle design. It was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Plate is in good relic condition and has a darkened patina and light surface rust. Edge… (883-132) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY FINE PAIR OF REGULATION CIVIL WAR CAVALRY SPURS

VERY FINE PAIR OF REGULATION CIVIL WAR CAVALRY SPURS

Presented here is a set of unexcavated, intact brass cavalry spurs so commonly used during the Civil War. The spurs are the large size (3½” across the boot opening) Federal regulation and are void… (526-58) SOLD. Learn More »

BUST VIEW CDV OF JOHN BURNS BY TYSON BROTHERS

BUST VIEW CDV OF JOHN BURNS BY TYSON BROTHERS

Image shows Burns from the waist up. The old gentleman is bareheaded and wears a dark civilian coat and vest open to expose a gleaming white shirt. The bottom of the mount bears a printed facsimile of… (573-05) SOLD. Learn More »

SEATED VIEW CDV OF JOHN BURNS BY TYSON BROTHERS

SEATED VIEW CDV OF JOHN BURNS BY TYSON BROTHERS

Known as “THE HERO OF GETTYSBURG” John Burns was the only citizen of the town to fight in the battle. He was wounded out on McPherson’s Ridge just west of the town on July 1, 1863. Image shows… (573-03) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY RARE - SHENANDOAH VALLEY, VIRGINIA BLANKET CHEST CONVERTED INTO C.S. ARTILLERY LIMBER CHEST, CAPTURED BY 8TH N.Y. HEAVY ARTILLERY DURING PETERSBURG CAMPAIGN & DISPLAYED IN G.A.R. HALL

VERY RARE - SHENANDOAH VALLEY, VIRGINIA BLANKET CHEST CONVERTED INTO C.S. ARTILLERY LIMBER CHEST, CAPTURED BY 8TH N.Y. HEAVY ARTILLERY DURING PETERSBURG CAMPAIGN & DISPLAYED IN G.A.R. HALL

This Confederate Artillery limber chest was captured by the 8th New York Heavy Artillery during the Battle of First Deep Bottom in July of 1864. Wooden chest measures 43 ¼” wide x 17 ½” high x… (R21842) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ENLISTEDMAN’S BELT

CIVIL WAR ENLISTEDMAN’S BELT

Belt has two slots on one end for attaching a belt plate, and four punched holes on the other end for the tongue to fit through. Leather is somewhat dry but is still supple and has no cracks. Some… (490-859) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE WISHBONE BUCKLE

CONFEDERATE WISHBONE BUCKLE

This large, forked tongue CS brass wishbone buckle was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Buckle has a nice, rich patina. Measures 3 ¾” x 2 ½”. Edges are smooth and free of nicks.  [sm] … (883-143) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE

CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE

This CS brass buckle was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Plate has a nice, rich patina with hints of the original gilt still showing on the edges. Some surface dirt is present. Edges are… (883-137) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL (TOP PORTION) RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL (TOP PORTION) RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Uncleaned nose and body portion of a US Hotchkiss shell in dug condition. No base cup, and no sabot. Fuse is missing. There are no flame grooves. Surface shows heavy rust and pitting. Recovered from… (R21927) 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 black glass beer or ale bottle. Imported in large numbers from England by businesses of both the Northern and Southern states.  Stands 9  ½” tall and… (14-1750) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG: "WHAT THEY DID HERE"

GETTYSBURG: "WHAT THEY DID HERE"

Subtitled the "Profusely Illustrated Historical Guide Book" by Luther W. Minnigh. Published in 1892. Pages are filled with battle narratives, maps, and engravings. Booklet is 5.5" x 8.75" and 110… (B5651) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

US PERCUSSION CAP BOX, S. H. YOUNG

US PERCUSSION CAP BOX, S. H. YOUNG

This cap box is in very good condition overall. Leather is strong and supple. Latch tab is intact with no tears. Brass finial is present. Inspector’s mark is present at the bottom of flap and reads,… (M25157) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABRE BLADE

US MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABRE BLADE

It is of the type manufactured by Mansfield & Lamb with almost completely obscured maker’s mark. The blade from tip to tang is 23.25 inches long. The blade has significant pitting in the… (883-91) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

ORIGINAL PART FROM WORLD WAR TWO CRASHED GERMAN Bf/ME 109 FIGHTER

ORIGINAL PART FROM WORLD WAR TWO CRASHED GERMAN Bf/ME 109 FIGHTER

This relic was recovered from the cockpit of a crashed German Bf/ME 109 aircraft. The location of the wreck is not known. Relic is a breaker switch cover and dimmer switch. With the items is a… (873-05) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

CS 4.52” 12 POUND SPHERICAL SHELL FOUND AT PETERSBURG, VA AT THE “CRATER”

CS 4.52” 12 POUND SPHERICAL SHELL FOUND AT PETERSBURG, VA AT THE “CRATER”

This shell was once part of the DuBose Collection of Atlanta, GA. The projectile has painted “PC” on the side, which was where it was recovered at. The confederate fuse adapter is in perfect… (R22364) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 3.67” 6 POUND SPHERICAL BORMAN FUSED SHELL FOUND AT SECOND MANASSAS, VA

CS 3.67” 6 POUND SPHERICAL BORMAN FUSED SHELL FOUND AT SECOND MANASSAS, VA

This shell was once part of the DuBose Collection at Atlanta, GA. The fuse is slightly bulged in the center. There are no numbers visible, and there is heavy ground action to the fuse. The body of the… (R22352) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3.67” HOTCHKISS BOLT FOUND AT ATLANTA, GA

US 3.67” HOTCHKISS BOLT FOUND AT ATLANTA, GA

This shell was once part of the DuBose Collection at Atlanta, GA. The projectile is lightly cleaned at the ground action, and it is lightly varnished. The lead sabot exhibits the guns rifling. The… (R22350) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL FOUND AT RESACA, GA

US 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL FOUND AT RESACA, GA

This shell was once part of the DuBose Collection at Atlanta, GA. This is a late was pattern shell with flame grooves cut into the entire length. Sans the Hotchkiss fuse. The lead sabot is still… (R22348) SOLD. Learn More »

CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF OLD SOLDIER AMPUTEE

CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF OLD SOLDIER AMPUTEE

Cabinet card size is 4.25 x 6.50 inches and is of heavy brown stock with no markings on front or reverse. Image shows an older gentleman wearing a dark coat with a six-button front, light trousers and… (P13595) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CIVILIAN MAN

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CIVILIAN MAN

This is a waist-up view of a man wearing a dark colored civilian frock coat with white shirt, cravat, and mechanics cap. Image is clear with good contrast. Image comes housed in full gutta-percha… (516-171) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

JAPANNED 19TH CENTURY TIN MARKED “FIVE CAST STEEL NIPPLES”

JAPANNED 19TH CENTURY TIN MARKED “FIVE CAST STEEL NIPPLES”

Tin can contains 34 pistol nipples. Nipples have light surface rust. Can measures 1 ½” in circumference x 1 ½” high. Can has light scratches on the surface.  … (30-1981) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR WAIST BELT WITH PLATE, KEEPER & CAP BOX

CIVIL WAR WAIST BELT WITH PLATE, KEEPER & CAP BOX

The waist belt itself is in worn but serviceable condition. The leather is very pliable, solid and complete. No rips or tears. Brass keeper is present on one end and there is a faint sub-inspector’s… (516-216) SOLD. Learn More »

15 VOLUME REPRINT SET OF “PAPERS OF THE MILITARY HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF MASSACHUSETTS”

15 VOLUME REPRINT SET OF “PAPERS OF THE MILITARY HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF MASSACHUSETTS”

All 15 volumes are hardcovers and are bound in blue cloth with the title and seal of the society embossed in gold on the cover. The subject of the volume is embossed in gold on the spine. All volumes… (173-2916) SOLD. Learn More »

OFFICIAL ARMY REGISTER OF THE VOLUNTEER FORCE OF THE UNITED STATES, 1861-1865

OFFICIAL ARMY REGISTER OF THE VOLUNTEER FORCE OF THE UNITED STATES, 1861-1865

9 vols., including index. Published by Ron R. Van Sickle Military Books, Gaithersburg, MD, 1987. Leather bound with gilt cover & spine lettering. Near mint. Superb reference set. Extra shipping… (173-2843) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC US CAVALRY CARBINE SWIVEL

RELIC US CAVALRY CARBINE SWIVEL

Item was recovered from City Point Virginia, after the explosion on August 9, 1864, that was a result of Confederate sabotage. Confederate Secret Service agent John Maxwell has smuggled a bomb with a… (883-82) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

OPERA GLASSES WITH CASE, CIRCA 1840

OPERA GLASSES WITH CASE, CIRCA 1840

A lovely pair of opera glasses was a must-have for a lady in the 1800’s. This fine pair appears to be made of bone and ivory with brass hardware. Optics are very good. No markings. Measure approx.… (516-157) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

RELIC CONDITION CONFEDERATE FUSE PLUG

RELIC CONDITION CONFEDERATE FUSE PLUG

This fuse adapter is a perfect example of the standard Confederate fuse plug. It would have taken a paper time fuse. From head to tail it measures about 1.45 inches with a diameter of approx. 1.25… (R22370) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

DUG US HOTCHKISS FUSE ADAPTER

DUG US HOTCHKISS FUSE ADAPTER

This Hotchkiss percussion fuse adapter is made of brass. Its flanged head has a screwdriver slot. It measures approx. 1.95 inches long with a diameter of about 1.16 inches. It is threaded about 3/4… (R22377) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

The face of this plate has a very bright patina, with original gilt shining. Edge of plate has some very slight nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with both arrow hooks and tongue. No… (490-802) SOLD. Learn More »

SMALL US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, W.H. SMITH

SMALL US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, W.H. SMITH

The face of this plate has a nice, even semi- bright patina. Edge of plate has some very slight nicks. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with both iron hooks. Hooks have slight surface rust.… (490-799) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL MODEL 1858 NEW YORK DEPOT SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN

ORIGINAL MODEL 1858 NEW YORK DEPOT SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN

Uncovered canteen that has a dark body that shows very few dings or dents. All three sling keepers are present and each has a little build-up of dirt at their base. Spout is unmarked. Stopper, ring… (M25181) SOLD. Learn More »

MILITIA BELT PLATE

MILITIA BELT PLATE

This belt plate features the spread-winged eagle design. It was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Plate has a semi-bright patina. Corners of plate are slightly rough. Reverse of plate has… (883-129) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1851 OFFICER’S BUCKLE

US MODEL 1851 OFFICER’S BUCKLE

This buckle features the spread-winged eagle design. It was recovered from the greater Richmond area. It is in dug relic condition and is only the skin of the buckle. Buckle has a light green patina.… (883-134) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE CAVALRY BUCKLE

CONFEDERATE CAVALRY BUCKLE

This CS small pattern Cavalry buckle was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Original prong is loosely attached. Plate has a nice, rich patina. Some surface dirt is present.   … (883-148) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG SILVER 6TH CORPS BADGE ID TO 13TH AND 5TH VERMONT SOLDIER

DUG SILVER 6TH CORPS BADGE ID TO 13TH AND 5TH VERMONT SOLDIER

Thin silver 6th Corp Greek cross badge meas. approx. 1.25 x 1.25 inches. Engraved in cursive on the front is “CO.A / J. D. GERMAN / 5th VT. VET. VOLS.” Engraving is clear and readable. Surface has… (883-18) SOLD. Learn More »

WINCHESTER 3RD MODEL 1873 LEVER-ACTION RIFLE

WINCHESTER 3RD MODEL 1873 LEVER-ACTION RIFLE

One of the most popular repeating firearms produced is this classic, iron-framed, lever-action rifle called a Winchester Model 1873. In .38 caliber, it is similar to the type carried by the western… (31-1553) SOLD. Learn More »

1853 PATTERN BRITISH ENFIELD RIFLE MUSKET

1853 PATTERN BRITISH ENFIELD RIFLE MUSKET

This is an 1853 British Enfield Rifle Musket with a .577 caliber percussion muzzle loader. The walnut stock is in very good condition, just showing normal signs of use. The lock plate is marked… (516-64) SOLD. Learn More »

US WORLD WAR ONE MODEL 1917 HELMET WITH PAINTED NAME & UNIT

US WORLD WAR ONE MODEL 1917 HELMET WITH PAINTED NAME & UNIT

British made US Model 1917 helmet with an OD painted exterior and light sand finish. Exterior shows light wear from age, use and storage. Helmet has no dents and no rust spots. Painted on the helmet… (150-261) SOLD. Learn More »

US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

The face of this plate has a semi-bright patina. There are some small areas of darker spotting. Some very small nicks on edge. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and both iron hooks. Hooks both… (883-113) SOLD. Learn More »

WWII M1912-1935 CHILEAN MAUSER BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

WWII M1912-1935 CHILEAN MAUSER BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

The scabbard is in good condition with moderate amounts of paint chipping and minor surface rust. The handle of the bayonet has stamped in it “1169”. Stamped on the crossbar is “A8471”. On the… (112-42) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

US MODEL 1855 .58 CALIBER SOCKET BAYONET

US MODEL 1855 .58 CALIBER SOCKET BAYONET

Standard .58 caliber Federal bayonet originally designed for the Model 1855 rifle musket. Also continued to be used with the .58 caliber models 1861 & 1863 muskets as well.  Manufactured by the… (172-3651) SOLD. Learn More »

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER, POSSIBLY ID’D AS MAJOR J.H. McDOWELL, 5TH SOUTH CAROLINA INFANTRY

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER, POSSIBLY ID’D AS MAJOR J.H. McDOWELL, 5TH SOUTH CAROLINA INFANTRY

This is a waist-up view of a Confederate soldier wearing a light colored, double breasted frock coat and forage cap. It is believed to be ID’D as CS Major J.H. McDowell of the 5th South Carolina… (172-4199) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3.67” 20 POUND PARROTT SHELL FOUND AT ATLANTA, GA

US 3.67” 20 POUND PARROTT SHELL FOUND AT ATLANTA, GA

This shell was once part of the DuBose Collection at Atlanta, GA. The projectile has remains of the zinc Parrott fuse. It has a high brass sabot with the guns rifling visible on the sabot. There is… (R22339) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3” PARROTT SHELL FOUND AT FREDERICKSBURG, VA

US 3” PARROTT SHELL FOUND AT FREDERICKSBURG, VA

This type of shell has a high brass sabot with a flat bottom. There is heavy surface pitting over the entire body. Sans the Parrott fuse.  [mk] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (R22360) SOLD. Learn More »

US 4.2” 30 POUND PARROTT SHELL FOUND AT MOBILE, ALABAMA

US 4.2” 30 POUND PARROTT SHELL FOUND AT MOBILE, ALABAMA

This shell was once part of the DuBose Collection at Atlanta, GA. The shell has the remains of a Zinc Parrott fuse adapter. Sans the brass sabot. It has never been cleaned and has heavy surface action… (R22340) SOLD. Learn More »

MID-19TH CENTURY IRONSTONE MINIATURE TEA POT

MID-19TH CENTURY IRONSTONE MINIATURE TEA POT

A very scarce example of an English imported (small scaled, single cup) version in an octagon cross section shaped body with a “Goose Neck” design spout. This pattern is referred to as the GRAPE… (173-1130) SOLD. Learn More »

$200.00
Originally $235.00


SOLD

WORLD WAR ONE GERMAN BAYONET & FROG

WORLD WAR ONE GERMAN BAYONET & FROG

This is a long K 98 bayonet with scabbard. The leather frog is in excellent condition and is still soft to the touch. The metal scabbard is in very good condition with some chipping to the paint. The… (E2632) SOLD. Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF SOLDIER WITH MUSKET

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF SOLDIER WITH MUSKET

This is a full standing view of a soldier wearing a dark colored frock coat with a lighter colored vest and trousers. He also has on a forage cap. Image is clear but has darkened with age. Image comes… (516-170) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR .44 CALIBER PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

CIVIL WAR .44 CALIBER PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

Leather box to hold cartridge packs. This box has two narrow belt loops that are sewn and riveted, a latch tab that is sewn and riveted, a brass finial, and an outer flap to cover the contents. Box is… (M25158) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US COLT SINGLE ACTION / SMITH & WESSON SCHOFIELD HOLSTER

US COLT SINGLE ACTION / SMITH & WESSON SCHOFIELD HOLSTER

In very good overall condition, the holster is constructed of thick black bridle leather and measures approximately 12 ½” long when flap is closed. All stitching is strong and tight. Holster body… (172-4227) SOLD. Learn More »

US CAVALRY BIT WITH BOSSES

US CAVALRY BIT WITH BOSSES

Iron bit was recovered from City Point, Virginia, after the explosion on August 9, 1864, that was a result of Confederate sabotage. Confederate Secret Service agent John Maxwell has smuggled a bomb… (883-154) SOLD. Learn More »

GERMAN HUNTING CLUB DRESS DAGGER & SCABBARD

GERMAN HUNTING CLUB DRESS DAGGER & SCABBARD

Overall length of the dagger is approx. 19.25 inches from point to pommel. The blade looks to have been shortened and the point obviously re-ground. Spine of the blade is rounded while the true edge… (E2610) SOLD. Learn More »