Previously Sold Items

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SCARCE US 3” HOTCHKISS FUSE SHIPPING PLUG – GETTYSBURG

SCARCE US 3” HOTCHKISS FUSE SHIPPING PLUG – GETTYSBURG

Small lead plug that would cover fuse adaptor hold during shipping. Seldom seen for sale. Recovered US lines near the High Water Mark monument by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then sold to… (173-1974) SOLD. Learn More »

$47.50
SOLD

US/CS IRON CANISTER BALL FROM A 3” CANISTER – GETTYSBURG

US/CS IRON CANISTER BALL FROM A 3” CANISTER – GETTYSBURG

Once part of the Gettysburg G.A.R. Post #9 collection. Early battlefield find. Nice smooth surface with spur. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (173-1968) SOLD. Learn More »

$29.50
SOLD

US/CS IRON CANISTER BALL FROM A 3” CANISTER – GETTYSBURG

US/CS IRON CANISTER BALL FROM A 3” CANISTER – GETTYSBURG

Once part of the Gettysburg G.A.R. Post #9 collection. Early battlefield find. Nice smooth surface with spur. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (173-1967) SOLD. Learn More »

$29.50
SOLD

US/CS IRON CANISTER BALL FROM A 3” CANISTER – GETTYSBURG

US/CS IRON CANISTER BALL FROM A 3” CANISTER – GETTYSBURG

Once part of the Gettysburg G.A.R. Post #9 collection. Early battlefield find. Nice smooth surface with spur. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (173-1966) SOLD. Learn More »

$29.50
SOLD

NEW YORK HERALD, MAY 24, 1865 [AOP GRAND REVIEW]

NEW YORK HERALD, MAY 24, 1865 [AOP GRAND REVIEW]

8 pp., 22.5 x 15.25”, six columns. Exhibits slight yellowing, fold-mark and chipping at the margins. Else VG and entirely legible. Features total front page coverage of the Grand Review of the Army… (L14346) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

SOLDIER’S ID DISC FOR 211TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

SOLDIER’S ID DISC FOR 211TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

This brass ID disc is made of stamped brass. The obverse has a bust of an officer in profile to the left surmounted by “MAJOR GENERAL GEO. B. MCCLELLAN” with the bust flanked by the words “WAR… (286-84) SOLD. Learn More »

INTERESTING GETTYSBURG VETERAN’S ITEM DUG NEAR CULP’S HILL

INTERESTING GETTYSBURG VETERAN’S ITEM DUG NEAR CULP’S HILL

This item is a “drop” or medal from a Civil War veteran’s badge. It consists of a Maltese cross with a bust of President Lincoln at center surrounded by wording that reads "REUNION OF VETERANS… (R20751) SOLD. Learn More »

$49.50
SOLD

US .58 CALIBER MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

US .58 CALIBER MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

Bullet exhibits one deep cut mark and one smaller one. Recovered near Culp’s Hill. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (R20773) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

US .44 CALIBER BARTHOLOW PATENT PISTOL BULLET – GETTYSBURG

US .44 CALIBER BARTHOLOW PATENT PISTOL BULLET – GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition, recovered near Culp’s Hill. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM. FOR… (R20769) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

US .44 CALIBER BARTHOLOW PATENT PISTOL BULLET – GETTYSBURG

US .44 CALIBER BARTHOLOW PATENT PISTOL BULLET – GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition, recovered near Culp’s Hill. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM. FOR… (R20768) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

US .44 CALIBER BARTHOLOW PATENT PISTOL BULLET – GETTYSBURG

US .44 CALIBER BARTHOLOW PATENT PISTOL BULLET – GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition, recovered near Culp’s Hill. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM. FOR… (R20767) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

WORLD WAR ONE IMPERIAL GERMAN FLAG

WORLD WAR ONE IMPERIAL GERMAN FLAG

This cotton flag meas. approx. 58.25 inches on the hoist x 94.00 inches on the fly. The flag’s device consists of a white field with a thick black Scandinavian cross running horizontally. The cross… (788-20) SOLD. Learn More »

WONDERFUL PERIOD SHEET MUSIC “JEFF IN PETTICOATS”

WONDERFUL PERIOD SHEET MUSIC “JEFF IN PETTICOATS”

This sheet music was produced in 1865 and was published by William A. Pond in New York. The words to the song deal with the attempted escape of Confederate President Jefferson Davis while dressed as a… (668-14) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

RARE UNUSED BRAILLE BORMANN FUSE

RARE UNUSED BRAILLE BORMANN FUSE

This fuse is in unused clean condition. It looks like a standard Bormann fuse but the time designations are in braille instead of Arabic numbers. A fuse similar to this one is pictured on page 24 of… (410-93) SOLD. Learn More »

BANK-NOTE - “THE OCOEE BANK OF CLEVELAND, TENNESSEE. ONE DOLLAR, DATED JAN.  8, 1862.”

BANK-NOTE - “THE OCOEE BANK OF CLEVELAND, TENNESSEE. ONE DOLLAR, DATED JAN. 8, 1862.”

Green tinted note, 6.5 x 2.75”, numbered “5356” [in ink] matted in gray, in black frame, 10 x 6.25”, with card backing, with hang-wire. [“Ben’s Frame-shop/ Nashville, TN”]. Note is… (731-60) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

RARE EARLY EXPERIMENTAL SOCKET BAYONET SCABBARD

RARE EARLY EXPERIMENTAL SOCKET BAYONET SCABBARD

In his book “AMERICAN SOCKET BAYONETS AND SCABBARDS” on page 165 of the 1990 second edition author Robert M. Reilly states that this scabbard is an experimental item probably produced sometime in… (E2502) SOLD. Learn More »

.58 CAL. MINIE BALL IN WOOD – GETTYSBURG

.58 CAL. MINIE BALL IN WOOD – GETTYSBURG

Found near Culp’s Hill.  Wood measures 8” x 1 1/2” x 2”. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (R20686) SOLD. Learn More »

MINIE BALL IN WOOD – GETTYSBURG

MINIE BALL IN WOOD – GETTYSBURG

Found near Culp’s Hill.  Wood measures 5 1/2” x 2” x 1”. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (R20691) 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”. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY… (R20688) SOLD. Learn More »

BULLET IN WOOD – GETTYSBURG

BULLET IN WOOD – GETTYSBURG

Found near Culp’s Hill.  Wood measures 10” x 2” x 2”. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY… (R20687) SOLD. Learn More »

CARVED CHESS PIECE – GETTYSBURG

CARVED CHESS PIECE – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at the Trostle Farm, in the woods by the barn.  Found by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it… (173-2082) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

LADY LIBERTY DIME DATED 1839 – GETTYSBURG

LADY LIBERTY DIME DATED 1839 – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at the Trostle Farm yard.  Found by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released… (173-2087) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

LEAD CARVED POKER CHIP  – GETTYSBURG

LEAD CARVED POKER CHIP – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at the Trostle Farm yard.  Found by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released… (173-2089) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

SECTION OF A SMALL SASH BUCKLE – GETTYSBURG

SECTION OF A SMALL SASH BUCKLE – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at the Trostle Farm yard.  Found by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released… (173-2091) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

US/CS FLAT COIN STYLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US/CS FLAT COIN STYLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at the Trostle Farm yard.  Found by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released… (173-2093) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US/CS FLAT COIN STYLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US/CS FLAT COIN STYLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at the Trostle Farm yard.  Found by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released… (173-2094) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US/CS FLAT COIN STYLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US/CS FLAT COIN STYLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at the Trostle Farm yard.  Found by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released… (173-2099) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US/CS FLAT COIN STYLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US/CS FLAT COIN STYLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at the Trostle Farm yard.  Found by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released… (173-2103) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN ADOLESCENT CONFEDERATE

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN ADOLESCENT CONFEDERATE

Waist up ambrotype of a very young Confederate soldier who could not be more than 16 or 17 years old and who stares rather sadly into the camera. The subject wears a dark forage cap with an upturned… (302-39) SOLD. Learn More »

CULP’S HILL STEREO VIEW

CULP’S HILL STEREO VIEW

This stereo view is titled “TREES SHATTERED BY BULLETS AT CULP’S HILL.” The contrast of the image is light but it shows a number of trees damaged during the battle and what looks to be… (P13359) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR MILITARY ISSUE WIRE BAIL CUP

CIVIL WAR MILITARY ISSUE WIRE BAIL CUP

Large tin cup that meas. approx. 4.75 inches high x 4.25 across the bottom. The cup has a flat bottom with a wire reinforced handle on one side. This pattern is considered to be the Army issue cup for… (M24096) SOLD. Learn More »

MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCE IN REBEL PRISONS [143RD PENNSYLVANIA]

MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCE IN REBEL PRISONS [143RD PENNSYLVANIA]

By S.[eth] H. Adams, Co. “H”, 143rd PA., Aurora, Ill. Self published, n.d. [ca. 1900] Penciled cover note: “Bessie Adams from grandpa Adams.” Title page inscription “This was the father of… (804-75) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

BRITISH .44 CALIBER DEANE AND ADAMS BULLET

BRITISH .44 CALIBER DEANE AND ADAMS BULLET

Unique bullet with a pin on the base of the bullet that went through a wad then into a hole in the top of the case. Non-excavated, complete with the wad. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (286-79A) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA SINGLE SHOT BOOT PISTOL

CIVIL WAR ERA SINGLE SHOT BOOT PISTOL

Iron single shot boot pistol with walnut grips and a 2.75 inch barrel. Caliber is approx. 31. The original nipple is present on top of the barrel and from the pitting around its base the weapon… (362-659) SOLD. Learn More »

BATTLES AND LEADERS OF THE CIVIL WAR

BATTLES AND LEADERS OF THE CIVIL WAR

Edited by Robert Johnson & Clarence Buel. Published by the Century Company, 1884-1887. 4 Volumes. 750, 760, 752, 836 pp., maps, ills. Full calf, 11.25 x 8”, w/marbled edges, raised bands, and… (804-333) SOLD. Learn More »

BRADY IMAGE 50TH NEW YORK ENGINEERS OFFICER

BRADY IMAGE 50TH NEW YORK ENGINEERS OFFICER

This CDV is a full standing view of Lieutenant Henry O. Hoyt by Mathew Brady. The image is bright and clear with great contrast showing why Brady was considered the best photographer of his time. Hoyt… (224-152) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS CANISTER BALL FROM ROCK CREEK – GETTYSBURG

US/CS CANISTER BALL FROM ROCK CREEK – GETTYSBURG

This iron canister ball meas. approx. 1.25 inches across and was recovered from Rock Creek near Culp’s Hill at Gettysburg. The ball has light to moderate surface rust with very little material… (R20541) SOLD. Learn More »

$47.50
SOLD

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, DATED APRIL 25, 1865 [LINCOLN ASSASSINATION]

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, DATED APRIL 25, 1865 [LINCOLN ASSASSINATION]

8 pp., five columns, 20.5 x 13”, with large impressive front page lithographs of Lincoln’s casket at Independence Hall, and inside the funereal railroad car. Headline: PRESIDENT LINCOLN’S… (L14734) SOLD. Learn More »

DROPPED US .44 CAL. PISTOL BULLET - GETTYSBURG

DROPPED US .44 CAL. PISTOL BULLET - GETTYSBURG

Recovered US lines at the High Water Mark by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released… (173-1813) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

DROPPED US .44 CAL. DRAGOON PISTOL BULLET - GETTYSBURG

DROPPED US .44 CAL. DRAGOON PISTOL BULLET - GETTYSBURG

Recovered in the Valley of Death by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released by… (173-1809) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released by… (173-1908) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION CAVALRYMAN

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION CAVALRYMAN

Full-standing view of a Union cavalryman with his sword drawn and standing at the position of “PARADE REST.” The subject wears a forage cap with upturned visor, dark sack coat with light colored… (224-161) SOLD. Learn More »

AUTOGRAPHS OF THE CONFEDERACY: A COLLECTION OF HANDWRITING OF MEN WHO LED THE CONFEDERACY

AUTOGRAPHS OF THE CONFEDERACY: A COLLECTION OF HANDWRITING OF MEN WHO LED THE CONFEDERACY

Compiled by Michael Reese. Published by Cohasco Publications, NY. 225 pp., ills., marbled eps, dj. Maize glazed cloth, 11.25 x 9”, with gilt spine lettering. As new with mint dj. Solid reference… (804-314) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

BRASS US KNAPSACK HOOK – GETTYSBURG

BRASS US KNAPSACK HOOK – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. . ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-2038) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

IRON STIRRUP – GETTYSBURG

IRON STIRRUP – GETTYSBURG

Recovered in the Trostle Farm field behind the barn by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (173-2123) SOLD. Learn More »

$37.50
SOLD

REMAINS OF A POCKET WATCH – GETTYSBURG

REMAINS OF A POCKET WATCH – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-2039) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

BRASS US TRIANGULAR KNAPSACK HOOK – GETTYSBURG

BRASS US TRIANGULAR KNAPSACK HOOK – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-2037) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

STRUCK BRASS US KNAPSACK HOOK – GETTYSBURG

STRUCK BRASS US KNAPSACK HOOK – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-2036) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

US/CS IRON HEEL PLATE – GETTYSBURG

US/CS IRON HEEL PLATE – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-2034) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

CARVED US/CS .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL – GETTYSBURG

CARVED US/CS .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL – GETTYSBURG

Carved into a musket nipple protector. Recovered on the Sherfy Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family… (173-2033) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

US/CS BRASS KEPI BAND ADJUSTER – GETTYSBURG

US/CS BRASS KEPI BAND ADJUSTER – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-2032) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

BRASS US ENLISTEDMAN’S BELT KEEPER – GETTYSBURG

BRASS US ENLISTEDMAN’S BELT KEEPER – GETTYSBURG

With remains of the bridle leather belt. Recovered on the Sherfy Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family… (173-2031) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US/CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER CANISTER BALL - GETTYSBURG

US/CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER CANISTER BALL - GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-2023) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

US/CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER CANISTER BALL - GETTYSBURG

US/CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER CANISTER BALL - GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-2024) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

US INFANTRY “I” OFFICER’S JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

US INFANTRY “I” OFFICER’S JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. Back is pushed in. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (173-2019) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

FLATTENED US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

FLATTENED US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. Shank is missing. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (173-2018) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

FLATTENED US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

FLATTENED US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-2017) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

1864 SOLDIER’S DIARY - PRIVATE FRANK W. ROBBINS, CO. A, 42ND OHIO INFANTRY

1864 SOLDIER’S DIARY - PRIVATE FRANK W. ROBBINS, CO. A, 42ND OHIO INFANTRY

Small pocket size ledger, 5 x 3”, vertically lined, of brown leather. Exhibits moderate exterior soiling with light wear & chipping at the extremities. Else good plus. All entries in pencil and… (B4845) SOLD. Learn More »

THE NEW YORK HERALD, JULY 12, 1864 [BATTLES OF MONOCACY & FT. STEVENS]

THE NEW YORK HERALD, JULY 12, 1864 [BATTLES OF MONOCACY & FT. STEVENS]

8 pp., six columns, 15.75 x 22”. Features front page four column width map of “THE REBEL INVASION”—Jubal Early’s “Operations in Eastern Maryland—The Line of Communication with Baltimore… (L14373) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT FROM ROCK CREEK – GETTYSBURG

US/CS SHELL FRAGMENT FROM ROCK CREEK – GETTYSBURG

This fragment is from a 12-pound spherical shell. It meas. approx. 4.00 inches long at its longest point and approx. 3.00 inches at its widest and appears to come from one of the sides of the shell as… (R20540) SOLD. Learn More »

$27.50
SOLD

BULLET IN WOOD RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

BULLET IN WOOD RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

This is a small piece of dark wood that meas. approx. 2.00 x 2.00 inches with a flattened projectile embedded in it. It is hard to tell for sure but the bullet looks as though it may be a .58 three… (R20547) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

COMPLETE CLAY PIPE BOWL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

COMPLETE CLAY PIPE BOWL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

This is a red clay ribbed pipe bowl in complete and excellent condition with no chips, cracks or breaks. It is still clogged with mud from Rock Creek. Item was recovered from that water way near… (R20544) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

RELIC REMAINS OF MODEL 1855 BAYONET FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC REMAINS OF MODEL 1855 BAYONET FROM GETTYSBURG

This relic consists of ¾ of the socket and 9.50 inches of the blade of a Model 1855 bayonet. The iron surfaces are completely rusted and there is iron loss on both the socket body and the blade edge.… (R20542) SOLD. Learn More »

$29.50
SOLD

MODEL 1842 RAMROD RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG

MODEL 1842 RAMROD RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG

This item is a complete but bent Model 1842 ramrod. It meas. approx. 39.00 inches long with the rammer head on one end but no threads on the other. The head is not solid but has a small hollowed-out… (198-733) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

MODEL 1842 RAMROD RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG

MODEL 1842 RAMROD RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG

This a straight section of a Model 1842 rifled musket ramrod. The section meas. approx. 25.25 inches long and ends with the rammer head. The head is not solid but has a small hollowed-out… (198-732) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

1862 SHEET MUSIC “WE ARE MARCHING DOWN TO DIXIE’S LAND”

1862 SHEET MUSIC “WE ARE MARCHING DOWN TO DIXIE’S LAND”

The words and music of this song were composed by E. W. Locke and published by S. T. Gordon, New York in 1862. The song talks of secession stock running low and that treason is going down. The song… (668-07) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

By J. G. Holland, Published by Gurdon Bill, Springfield, MA, 1866. 544 pp. Half leather, half burgundy glazed cloth, with marbled edges [faded], 8.75, 6.25”. With raised bands, black lea. spine… (804-66) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

.69 CALIBER BUCK & BALL CARTRIDGE

.69 CALIBER BUCK & BALL CARTRIDGE

From Ft. Sanders, Knoxville, TN.  Torn corner at base of cartridge. Else VG plus. UPS shipping required. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (M24005) SOLD. Learn More »

USS MAINE SHIP’S LANTERN – SPANISH AMERICAN WAR

USS MAINE SHIP’S LANTERN – SPANISH AMERICAN WAR

With printed antique museum sticker: “Remains of Ship Lamp/ Found on U.S. Ship Maine and presented by Hon. Claude Stone to Pekin Camp No. 25. [Pekin, IL] United Spanish War Vets”. Open cage… (14-1561) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED PRINT OF CONFEDERATE GENERALS FROM LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM

FRAMED PRINT OF CONFEDERATE GENERALS FROM LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM

Very nice full-color framed pint showing 26 Confederate Generals in uniform. Framed the print meas. approx. 30.25 inches long x 19.00 inches wide. The wood frame is painted gold and looks to be in… (806-230) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

FRAMED WORLD WAR ONE MEMORIAL FOR CO. G, 109TH INFANTRY, 28TH DIVISION

FRAMED WORLD WAR ONE MEMORIAL FOR CO. G, 109TH INFANTRY, 28TH DIVISION

Very nice full color memorial typical of those found to commemorate US units that served in World War One. This one has a white scroll across the top with “WORLD WAR” in heavy black lettering.… (172-3374) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG ENFIELD BAYONET

GETTYSBURG ENFIELD BAYONET

This complete Pattern 1853 British Enfield bayonet is from the famous Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts. The bayonet is full-length and complete with the locking ring on the socket.… (R20737) SOLD. Learn More »

1857 DATED FRENCH LANGUAGE NEW TESTAMENT ID’D TO CONFEDERATE OFFICER FROM LOUISIANA

1857 DATED FRENCH LANGUAGE NEW TESTAMENT ID’D TO CONFEDERATE OFFICER FROM LOUISIANA

This testament is a little larger than the pocket version but could still easily be carried in a haversack or knapsack. The book meas. approx. 4.25 x 6.25 and has very nice tooled leather covers with… (450-70) SOLD. Learn More »

INFANTRY COMPANY A, “MANSFIELD GUARDS”, 2ND CONNECTICUT INFANTRY HANDBILL

INFANTRY COMPANY A, “MANSFIELD GUARDS”, 2ND CONNECTICUT INFANTRY HANDBILL

Dated Middletown, Nov. 6th, 1862. Requesting all members to attend a special meeting to settle outstanding accounts and for the purpose of adopting measures for a more permanent organization. Sent to… (486-54) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
Originally $95.00


SOLD

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR REMINGTON 1861 NAVY REVOLVER

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR REMINGTON 1861 NAVY REVOLVER

This handsome, crisp, Civil War cap and ball percussion handgun is a Remington 1861 Navy revolver in excellent overall condition. In production in 1862 only, these military sidearms by Remington arms… (482-342) SOLD. Learn More »

TWENTY ORIGINAL 56.50 SPENCER METALLIC RIMFIRE CARTRIDGES

TWENTY ORIGINAL 56.50 SPENCER METALLIC RIMFIRE CARTRIDGES

Presented are twenty Spencer M1865 unused, late and post-war 56.50 metallic rimfire cartridges. Some are head stamped on the base of the brass / copper casing. These rounds, produced for the Model… (M23850) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

CIRCA 1810 NAVAL OFFICER’S CUFFLINK FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD GETTYSBURG

CIRCA 1810 NAVAL OFFICER’S CUFFLINK FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD GETTYSBURG

This single cufflink looks to be made of brass that has tarnished with age. It is oval in shape and meas. approx. 0.75 of an inch long. Finely engraved on the face is “UNITED STATES” around the… (R20565) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

CIRCA 1810 NAVAL OFFICER’S CUFFLINKS FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD GETTYSBURG

CIRCA 1810 NAVAL OFFICER’S CUFFLINKS FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD GETTYSBURG

This pair of Navy cufflinks look to be made of brass that has tarnished with age. They are oval in shape and meas. approx. 0.75 of an inch long. Finely engraved on them is a wonderful fouled anchor.… (R20555) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

MILITIA OFFICER’S BUTTON DUG AT HOUSE SITE IN GETTYSBURG

MILITIA OFFICER’S BUTTON DUG AT HOUSE SITE IN GETTYSBURG

Flat coin militia officer’s button with spread-winged eagle at center. No gilt remains on the face but the details of the eagle are visible. The reverse has no shank and no readable maker’s… (R20569) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US 3-INCH SCHENKL CASE-SHOT FRAGMENT RECOVERED NEAR CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

US 3-INCH SCHENKL CASE-SHOT FRAGMENT RECOVERED NEAR CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

This fragment is from the narrow tail section of a Schenkl case-shot shell and still retains some of the matrix and case-shot balls. The fragment is approx. 2.50 inches long with very light surface… (R20695) SOLD. Learn More »

$49.50
SOLD

BASE CUP OF 3-INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

BASE CUP OF 3-INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

This is the base cup section only of a 3-inch Hotchkiss shell recovered in the area of Culp’s Hill at Gettysburg. The cup is in nice shape and is an early pattern without the flame grooves. The cup… (R20694) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

SOLDIER DIARIES AND LEDGER BOOK FOR 1864 AND 1865 -  SGT. SAMUEL M. NAYLOR, 114TH PENNYSLVANIA INFANTRY (“COLLIS’ ZOUAVES”)

SOLDIER DIARIES AND LEDGER BOOK FOR 1864 AND 1865 - SGT. SAMUEL M. NAYLOR, 114TH PENNYSLVANIA INFANTRY (“COLLIS’ ZOUAVES”)

Standard pocket diaries & ledger of the time: [1] “The American Union Pocket Diary for 1864/ Published Annually For The Trade”; [2] “Pocket Diary 1865/ Published Annually for the Trade”.… (B4835) SOLD. Learn More »

LINCOLN IN THE TELEGRAPH OFFICE

LINCOLN IN THE TELEGRAPH OFFICE

By David Homer Bates. Published by the Century Company, 1907. 432 pp., ills. Red glazed cloth, 8.25 x 6”, with gilt cover & spine lettering. Frontispiece detached. Exhibits moderate cover… (804-425) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

1950’s 2ND INFANTRY DIVISION/1ST ARMY UNIFORM

1950’s 2ND INFANTRY DIVISION/1ST ARMY UNIFORM

This uniform consists of a M1950 “Ike” jacket dated 1952 with matching trousers. The “Ike” jacket is a size 38 regular with no collar brass. The left shoulder has a US made white over red… (718-76) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

COLORFUL 1884 KURZ & ALLISON LITHOGRAPH OF PICKETT’S CHARGE FROM LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM

COLORFUL 1884 KURZ & ALLISON LITHOGRAPH OF PICKETT’S CHARGE FROM LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM

This 1884 Kurz & Allison print of Pickett’s Charge comes in an old wooden frame with the original wood slat backing. Framed, the piece meas. approx. 33.00 inches long x 25.00 inches high. The… (806-232) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA LEATHER FLAP HOLSTER FOR A COLT M1849 REVOLVER

CIVIL WAR ERA LEATHER FLAP HOLSTER FOR A COLT M1849 REVOLVER

This leather accoutrement is a Civil War-era belt flap holster popular prior to and during the War. This fine civilian accoutrement is machine-made and measures 9½” long with its flap closed. The… (M23998) SOLD. Learn More »

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE CUFF BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE CUFF BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at the Trostle Farm Yard by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-1980) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

BRASS SECTION PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD RIFLE MUSKET TRIGGER TANG – GETTYSBURG

BRASS SECTION PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD RIFLE MUSKET TRIGGER TANG – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-2041) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

US 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER CANISTER BALL – GETTYSBURG

US 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER CANISTER BALL – GETTYSBURG

Recovered in the field in front of the High Water Mark Monument by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (173-1964) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

US 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER CANISTER BALL – GETTYSBURG

US 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER CANISTER BALL – GETTYSBURG

Recovered in the field in front of the High Water Mark Monument by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (173-1962) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

US 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER CANISTER BALL – GETTYSBURG

US 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER CANISTER BALL – GETTYSBURG

Recovered in the field in front of the High Water Mark Monument by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (173-1961) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
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CONFEDERATE BRASS PAPER TIME FUSE ADAPTER – GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE BRASS PAPER TIME FUSE ADAPTER – GETTYSBURG

Unfired. Recovered in  the Peach Orchard by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (173-1977) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1861/63 COMBINATION GUN TOOL - GETTYSBURG

US MODEL 1861/63 COMBINATION GUN TOOL - GETTYSBURG

Recovered at near the barn on the Trostle Farm by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (173-1991) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US/CS IRON HEEL PLATE – GETTYSBURG

US/CS IRON HEEL PLATE – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at the Trostle Barn by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-1990) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

OLD ENGLISH STYLE COMPANY LETTER DUG AT FREDERICKSBURG

OLD ENGLISH STYLE COMPANY LETTER DUG AT FREDERICKSBURG

This Company letter “B” is a little different style than the usual Government issue letters. This letter is in the Old English style and meas. approx. 0.75 x 0.75 of an inch. The letter looks to… (198-710) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
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1893 DS CS LT. BENNETT H. YOUNG, WHO LEAD THE 1864 RAID ON ST. ALBAN’S, VT

1893 DS CS LT. BENNETT H. YOUNG, WHO LEAD THE 1864 RAID ON ST. ALBAN’S, VT

Very ornate Louisville Southern Railroad Company stock certificate, signed in ink, “Bennett H. Young”, as President of the company.  Document certifies that one “Basil Doerhoefer” is owner of… (475-218) SOLD. Learn More »

CHESS PIECE CARVED FROM A MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

CHESS PIECE CARVED FROM A MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at Trostle Farm Yard by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, and then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-1988) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

DROPPED US .52 CALIBER SHARPS BULLET  – GETTYSBURG

DROPPED US .52 CALIBER SHARPS BULLET – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at Trostle Farm Yard by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-1985) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

DROPPED US .52 CALIBER SHARPS BULLET  – GETTYSBURG

DROPPED US .52 CALIBER SHARPS BULLET – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at Trostle Farm Yard by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel Family Collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-1984) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

LADY LIBERTY ONE CENT COIN – GETTYSBURG

LADY LIBERTY ONE CENT COIN – GETTYSBURG

Both sides of coin are worn smooth. Found by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison on the historic Sherfy Farm, then was part of the Rosensteel Family… (173-2028) SOLD. Learn More »

$6.00
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LADY LIBERTY ONE CENT COIN – GETTYSBURG

LADY LIBERTY ONE CENT COIN – GETTYSBURG

Both sides of coin are worn smooth. Found by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison on the historic Sherfy Farm, then was part of the Rosensteel Family… (173-2026) SOLD. Learn More »

$6.00
SOLD

SET OF TWO FRAMED 1884 CIVIL WAR GENERALS PRINTS FROM THE LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM

SET OF TWO FRAMED 1884 CIVIL WAR GENERALS PRINTS FROM THE LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM

These two prints were no doubt manufactured and sold as a pair when they were produced by the Sherman Publishing Company of New York in 1884. The first of the set is titled “FAMOUS UNION COMMANDERS… (806-233) SOLD. Learn More »

SLIGHTLY CHEWED CONFEDERATE .58 GARDNER BULLET FROM MONOCACY

SLIGHTLY CHEWED CONFEDERATE .58 GARDNER BULLET FROM MONOCACY

This is a dropped condition .58 Gardner Confederate minie ball with a crushed base and teeth marks. With the bullet is a tag that reads “PAIN ? OR MUTILATION .58 CAL GARDNER C.S. BULLET FROM… (198-723) SOLD. Learn More »

$6.00
SOLD

VERMONT STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT WINCHESTER, VA IN 1975

VERMONT STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT WINCHESTER, VA IN 1975

This Vermont state seal button is Tice #VT230A5 and Albert’s #VT9. The button has darkened with age and has a large push at center. All the details of the state seal are clearly visible. There are… (198-715) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
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CONFEDERATE IRON FINIAL RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE IRON FINIAL RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

This relic was recovered by a local Gettysburg family (Gilbert) on their farm along the Taneytown Road after the battle of Gettysburg. The item is an iron finial from a cartridge box which was usually… (43-833) SOLD. Learn More »

$22.50
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MODEL 1855/61 MUSKET TOOL RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

MODEL 1855/61 MUSKET TOOL RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

This relic was recovered by a local Gettysburg family (Gilbert) on their farm along the Taneytown Road after the battle of Gettysburg. The item is a Model 1855/61 gun tool that is complete and in very… (43-816) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
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IRON CANDLE HOLDER RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

IRON CANDLE HOLDER RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

This relic was recovered by a local Gettysburg family (Gilbert) on their farm along the Taneytown Road after the battle of Gettysburg. The item is a small iron cup with a long spike attached to the… (43-814) SOLD. Learn More »

$79.50
SOLD

THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND INCIDENTS OF THE REBELLION

THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND INCIDENTS OF THE REBELLION

By Frazer Kirkland. Published by W.E. Bliss & Co., Des Moines, IA., 1884. 705 pp., ills. Full calf, 9.25 x 6.5”, with marbled edges, and black & gilt lea. spine labels. Exhibits slight cover… (804-230) SOLD. Learn More »

$70.00
SOLD

POST-CIVIL WAR ALS – ALEXANDER S.  WEBB, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FOR GALLANTRY AT GETTYSBURG

POST-CIVIL WAR ALS – ALEXANDER S. WEBB, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FOR GALLANTRY AT GETTYSBURG

1 plus pages, 5” x 8”, in ink. Undated; circa 1890’s. On imprinted sheet, The College Of the City of New York, President’s Office, New York, 189_.  Overall excellent condition; one fold line.… (475-209) SOLD. Learn More »

SOLDIER LETTER—2ND LIEUTENANT EDMUND COTTLE, CO. “D”, 4TH MASS. INFANTRY

SOLDIER LETTER—2ND LIEUTENANT EDMUND COTTLE, CO. “D”, 4TH MASS. INFANTRY

Dated “Camp Joe Hooker, Lakeville [Evening Dec. 9th/ ‘62]. 3 pp., in ink, 8 x 5”. Exhibits fold-marks, else VG, and entirely legible. Addressed to “My Darling Hattie”, Lt. Cottle’s letter… (L14275) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
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LARGE SIZE US/CS FLAT COIN STYLE JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

LARGE SIZE US/CS FLAT COIN STYLE JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital Site. Found by local resident Ed Miller, near the pond at that location. Shank missing; backmark not visible. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (173-2061) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US/CS FLAT COIN JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

US/CS FLAT COIN JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital Site. Found by local resident Ed Miller, near the pond at that location.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-2060) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US/CS FLAT COIN JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

US/CS FLAT COIN JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital Site. Found by local resident Ed Miller, near the pond at that location.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-2058) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US/CS FLAT COIN JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

US/CS FLAT COIN JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital Site. Found by local resident Ed Miller, near the pond at that location.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-2055) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US/CS FLAT COIN JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

US/CS FLAT COIN JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital Site. Found by local resident Ed Miller, near the pond at that location.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-2054) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER. DATED MAY 22, 1865 [LINCOLN CONSPIRATOR TRIAL]

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER. DATED MAY 22, 1865 [LINCOLN CONSPIRATOR TRIAL]

8 pp., 5 columns, 20.25 x 13.25”, with front page drawing of court chamber. Headline: “The Conspiracy! The Trial Of The Assassins and Conspirators.” Sub-headlines include “Identification of… (L14735) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR VETERAN’S 2ND DIVISION, 10TH CORPS BADGE

CIVIL WAR VETERAN’S 2ND DIVISION, 10TH CORPS BADGE

This stamped brass badge meas. approx. 1.00 x 1.00 inch with protruding bastions at each corner. The brass is smooth with a dimpled border. The reverse of the badge is made of a sheet of brass with… (729-58) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

NAVAL ‘RIVER-WRECK” PRESENTATION PITCHER, “FROM THE OFFICERS OF STR. RUTH / TO / CAPT BEN / 1866.”

NAVAL ‘RIVER-WRECK” PRESENTATION PITCHER, “FROM THE OFFICERS OF STR. RUTH / TO / CAPT BEN / 1866.”

Handsome silver pitcher with lid, handle & spout, measuring 7.5” in diameter at base, 5.375” at top. Brass Maker mark, attached to bottom: “Meridan Brittania Co. / No. 25 / Double Wall… (136-08) SOLD. Learn More »

NICE ENFIELD BULLET IN WOOD FROM WILDERNESS/CHANCELLORSVILLE AREA

NICE ENFIELD BULLET IN WOOD FROM WILDERNESS/CHANCELLORSVILLE AREA

This section of wood meas. approx. 6.25 inches long x 2.25 inches wide. The wood section consists of two halves nicely held together by a rubber band. A close inspection will reveal some of the… (198-716) SOLD. Learn More »

MARKED BASE PLATE FROM A 3-INCH HOTCHKISS CANISTER ROUND DUG IN THE CHANCELLORSVILLE/WILDERNESS AREA

MARKED BASE PLATE FROM A 3-INCH HOTCHKISS CANISTER ROUND DUG IN THE CHANCELLORSVILLE/WILDERNESS AREA

Circular lead base with impressed lettering that reads “HOTCHKISS 3 IN JAN’Y 7, 1862 PATENT.” Item meas. approx. 3.00 inches across of course but it is slightly out of round from being fired.… (198-731) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

DUG REVOLUTIONARY WAR USA BUTTON FROM YORKTOWN

DUG REVOLUTIONARY WAR USA BUTTON FROM YORKTOWN

This coat sized cast button is in good relic condition. The edges are worn and discolored but the center is near perfect with a very clear intertwined “USA.” The full shank is also present on the… (198-712) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1861 MUSKET BARREL BAND DUG AT FREDERICKSBURG, VA

MODEL 1861 MUSKET BARREL BAND DUG AT FREDERICKSBURG, VA

This band looks to be the center band off of a Model 1861 rifle musket. The item is rust encrusted but stable with only minor material loss. Attached to the bottom of the band is what looks to be the… (198-724) SOLD. Learn More »

$6.00
SOLD

REVOLUTIONARY WAR MUSKET BALL FROM VALLEY FORGE

REVOLUTIONARY WAR MUSKET BALL FROM VALLEY FORGE

This small musket ball is approx. 54 caliber and comes in its original package with a commercially manufactured label that reads “TF MUSKET BALL FOUND ON COLONIAL SITE NEAR VALLEY… (198-722) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
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U.S. ARMY MEDICAL DEPT.

U.S. ARMY MEDICAL DEPT.

By Samuel David Gross, M.D. Published by Norman Publishing, San Francisco, 1988. Reprint of 1861 edition, published by Lippincott, with biographical introduction by Ira M. Rutkow. 188 pp. Blue glazed… (804-591) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

US/CS FLAT COIN JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

US/CS FLAT COIN JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital Site. Found by local resident Ed Miller, near the pond at that location. Missing shank. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON… (173-2053) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US/CS FLAT COIN JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

US/CS FLAT COIN JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital Site. Found by local resident Ed Miller, near the pond at that location. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (173-2052) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US/CS FLAT COIN JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

US/CS FLAT COIN JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital Site. Found by local resident Ed Miller, near the pond at that location. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (173-2051) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital Site. Found by local resident Ed Miller, near the pond at that location. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (173-2049) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital Site. Found by local resident Ed Miller, near the pond at that location. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (173-2048) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital Site. Found by local resident Ed Miller, near the pond at that location. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (173-2047) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

BRASS DECORATIVE SHIELD FROM SADDLE HARNESS LEATHER - GETTYSBURG

BRASS DECORATIVE SHIELD FROM SADDLE HARNESS LEATHER - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital Site. Found by local resident Ed Miller, near the pond at that location. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (173-2046) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

BRASS US OFFICER’S/ENLISTEDMAN’S BELT KEEPER - GETTYSBURG

BRASS US OFFICER’S/ENLISTEDMAN’S BELT KEEPER - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital Site. Found by local resident Ed Miller, near the pond at that location. Bench number “105” stamped into back. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (173-2045) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

BRASS BELT KEEPER RECOVERED NEAR CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

BRASS BELT KEEPER RECOVERED NEAR CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

This brass belt keeper meas. approx. 1.00 inch wide x 2.00 inches long. It is in good condition with only a slight waviness to one side. Item was recovered with an eagle breast plate near Culp’s… (R20607) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
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BRASS US KNAPSACK HOOK RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

BRASS US KNAPSACK HOOK RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

This relic was recovered by a local Gettysburg family (Gilbert) on their farm along the Taneytown Road after the battle of Gettysburg. The item is one of the brass hooks off of the shoulder-strap of a… (43-828) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
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MODEL 1841 MISSISSIPPI GUN TOOL RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

MODEL 1841 MISSISSIPPI GUN TOOL RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

This relic was recovered by a local Gettysburg family (Gilbert) on their farm along the Taneytown Road after the battle of Gettysburg. The item is a scarce Model 1841 Mississippi gun tool that is… (43-817) SOLD. Learn More »

$97.50
SOLD

SADDLE GIRTH STRAP ROLLER BUCKLE WITH SECTION OF LEATHER RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

SADDLE GIRTH STRAP ROLLER BUCKLE WITH SECTION OF LEATHER RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

This relic was recovered by a local Gettysburg family (Gilbert) on their farm along the Taneytown Road after the battle of Gettysburg. The item is a large roller buckle that meas. approx. 2.25 x 2.00… (43-821) SOLD. Learn More »

$69.50
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FRANKFORD ARSENAL FRICTION PRIMER BOX

FRANKFORD ARSENAL FRICTION PRIMER BOX

This tin box meas. approx. 4.25 inches long x 2.75 inches wide x 2.25 inches high. The box is soldered down one side and around the bottom. The lid is hinged along the back edge and embossed on the… (M22873) SOLD. Learn More »

1864 UNION ARTILLERY OFFICER’S LETTER

1864 UNION ARTILLERY OFFICER’S LETTER

Dated “Point Riverside, KY / Feby 14, 1864.” 6 pp., in ink, 8 x 5”. Exhibits fold-marks, else VG plus, and entirely legible. This is a lengthy “Valentine” letter from an unidentified union… (205-166) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

38TH ALABAMA INFANTRY SOLDIER LETTER – PVT. HIRAM T. HOLT, KILLED IN ACTION NEAR DALTON, GA IN 1864

38TH ALABAMA INFANTRY SOLDIER LETTER – PVT. HIRAM T. HOLT, KILLED IN ACTION NEAR DALTON, GA IN 1864

2 pages, 8”x10”, in pencil, written to his wife Carrie.  Dated “Camp 38th Ala. Regt. Near Wartrace, Tennessee / June 20th 1863”.  While the letter is written on a sturdy piece of lined, blue… (475-203) SOLD. Learn More »

ARMY OF THE POTOMAC DOCUMENT - “SPECIAL ORDERS NO. 125”

ARMY OF THE POTOMAC DOCUMENT - “SPECIAL ORDERS NO. 125”

Dated “Head Quarters Army of the Potomac/ Camp near Falmouth VA. May 9th 1863. “1 page, in ink, 12.5 x 8”. Signed:  “By Command of Major Gen; Hooker/ (sgd) L. F. Barstow/ A.A.G./ Head Quarter… (L13332) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

RARE, UNOPENED .58 CAL TYPE 3 WILLIAMS CLEANER PAPER CARTRIDGE

RARE, UNOPENED .58 CAL TYPE 3 WILLIAMS CLEANER PAPER CARTRIDGE

Presented here is an original, unopened Federal .58 caliber Type 3 Williams Patent ‘cleaner’ bullet stilled wrapped in its original light brown paper. In mint condition, this .58 caliber lead… (M23811) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

.54 CAL PAPER CARTRIDGE FOR M1842 SINGLE-SHOT PERCUSSION PISTOL

.54 CAL PAPER CARTRIDGE FOR M1842 SINGLE-SHOT PERCUSSION PISTOL

Here is a minty example of an original Federal paper cartridge in .54 caliber used in military, percussion, single-shot pistols of the mid-nineteenth century such as the A.H Waters pistol, H. Aston… (169-395) SOLD. Learn More »

SCARCE SMITH CARBINE .50 CAL. CARTRIDGE INTACT WITH ITS ORIGINAL DESIGNED ‘HARD RUBBER’ CASING IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

SCARCE SMITH CARBINE .50 CAL. CARTRIDGE INTACT WITH ITS ORIGINAL DESIGNED ‘HARD RUBBER’ CASING IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

Used in the Smith carbine extensively during the early years of the Civil War, this specimen of carbine ammunition is the very scarce .50 caliber ‘hard rubber cased’ cartridge in excellent… (M23819) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL .36 CAL SHARPS PISTOL CARTRIDGE

ORIGINAL .36 CAL SHARPS PISTOL CARTRIDGE

Federal, pre-war .36 caliber paper-wrapped Sharps pistol cartridge in very good plus condition. Used in the Sharps single-shot pistol, this specimen is unmarked and has its cast bullet exposed with… (M22682) SOLD. Learn More »

SERMONS PREACHED IN BOSTON ON THE DEATH OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN. TOGETHER WITH THE FUNERAL SERVICES IN THE EAST ROOM OF THE EXECUTIVE MASNION AT WASHINGTON

SERMONS PREACHED IN BOSTON ON THE DEATH OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN. TOGETHER WITH THE FUNERAL SERVICES IN THE EAST ROOM OF THE EXECUTIVE MASNION AT WASHINGTON

Published by J.E. Tilton and Company, 1865. 379p. Brown glazed cloth, 7.25 x 5”, with gilt spine lettering. Light wear and rubbing at the extremities, else VG with sparkling spine. While most of the… (804-21) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

EMPTY, ORIGINAL WOODEN BLOCK FOR .44 CAL. PRESSED POWDER SKIN CARTRIDGES MARKED ‘HAZARD POWDER COMPANY.’

EMPTY, ORIGINAL WOODEN BLOCK FOR .44 CAL. PRESSED POWDER SKIN CARTRIDGES MARKED ‘HAZARD POWDER COMPANY.’

Presented is this empty wooden block which housed six, .44 caliber skin-wrapped, seamless cartridges, now gone. Wooden block / box has over 90% of the original brown paper label glued to the box… (2-636) SOLD. Learn More »

BOX OF RELICS RELATED TO PICKETT’S CHARGE

BOX OF RELICS RELATED TO PICKETT’S CHARGE

The items in this box were recovered in the area of Pickett’s Charge by the late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts. The… (173-1942) SOLD. Learn More »

BOX OF RELICS RELATED TO PICKETT’S CHARGE

BOX OF RELICS RELATED TO PICKETT’S CHARGE

The items in this box were recovered in the area of Pickett’s Charge by the late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts. The… (173-1941) SOLD. Learn More »

ZOUAVE BALL STYLE CUFF BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

ZOUAVE BALL STYLE CUFF BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital site. Found by local relic hunter Ed Miller in a trash pit near the pond on the site. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON… (173-2072) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

THIMBLE FROM A SOLDIER’S HOUSEWIFE - GETTYSBURG

THIMBLE FROM A SOLDIER’S HOUSEWIFE - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital site. Found by local relic hunter Ed Miller in a trash pit near the pond on the site. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON… (173-2124) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

SECTION OF A US OFFICER’S SMITH’S PATENT BRASS FALSE EMBROIDERED SHOULDER BOARD - GETTYSBURG

SECTION OF A US OFFICER’S SMITH’S PATENT BRASS FALSE EMBROIDERED SHOULDER BOARD - GETTYSBURG

Recovered 2nd Corps Hospital site. Found by local relic hunter Ed Miller in a trash pit near the pond on the site. Measures 2 ½” long and 3/8” wide. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (173-2071) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

BRASS DECORATIVE SHIELD FROM SADDLE HARNESS LEATHER – GETTYSBURG

BRASS DECORATIVE SHIELD FROM SADDLE HARNESS LEATHER – GETTYSBURG

Recovered Trostle Farm Woods. Found by local relic hunter John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel family collection.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-2081) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US/CS PORCELAIN SHIRT BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US/CS PORCELAIN SHIRT BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered Trostle Farm Woods. Found by local relic hunter John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel family collection.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-2080) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US/CS BRASS HEEL PLATE RECOVERED IN THE TROSTLE FARM WOODS, GETTYSBURG

US/CS BRASS HEEL PLATE RECOVERED IN THE TROSTLE FARM WOODS, GETTYSBURG

Found by local relic hunter John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel family collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (173-2077) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

US/CS BRASS HEEL PLATE RECOVERED IN THE TROSTLE FARM WOODS, GETTYSBURG

US/CS BRASS HEEL PLATE RECOVERED IN THE TROSTLE FARM WOODS, GETTYSBURG

Found by local relic hunter John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel family collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (173-2076) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

US/CS BRASS HEEL PLATE RECOVERED IN THE TROSTLE FARM WOODS, GETTYSBURG

US/CS BRASS HEEL PLATE RECOVERED IN THE TROSTLE FARM WOODS, GETTYSBURG

Found by local relic hunter John Cullison, then was part of the Rosensteel family collection. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (173-2075) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

US/CS COIN FLAT CUFF BUTTON, RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE NEAR POND – GETTYSBURG

US/CS COIN FLAT CUFF BUTTON, RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE NEAR POND – GETTYSBURG

Recovered by local relic hunter Ed Miller, next to the pond trash pit. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (173-2066) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

US/CS COIN FLAT CUFF BUTTON, RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE NEAR POND – GETTYSBURG

US/CS COIN FLAT CUFF BUTTON, RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE NEAR POND – GETTYSBURG

Recovered by local relic hunter Ed Miller, next to the pond trash pit. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (173-2065) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

US/CS COIN FLAT CUFF BUTTON, RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE NEAR POND – GETTYSBURG

US/CS COIN FLAT CUFF BUTTON, RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE NEAR POND – GETTYSBURG

Recovered by local relic hunter Ed Miller, next to the pond trash pit. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (173-2064) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

US/CS COIN FLAT CUFF BUTTON, RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE NEAR POND – GETTYSBURG

US/CS COIN FLAT CUFF BUTTON, RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE NEAR POND – GETTYSBURG

Recovered by local relic hunter Ed Miller, next to the pond trash pit. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (173-2063) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

CARVED LEAD DISK RECOVERED BY THE TROSTLE FARM WOODS, GETTYSBURG

CARVED LEAD DISK RECOVERED BY THE TROSTLE FARM WOODS, GETTYSBURG

Found by local relic hunter John Cullison, then part of the Rosensteel family collection. Disk measures 1 5/8” in diameter; has a small square nail hole. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (173-2074) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

BRASS OFFICER’S HAVERSACK BUCKLE RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE BY POND - GETTYSBURG

BRASS OFFICER’S HAVERSACK BUCKLE RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE BY POND - GETTYSBURG

Found by local relic hunter Ed Miller by the pond in a trash pit. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (173-2070) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

SILVER HALF DIME DATED 1854, RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE BY POND - GETTYSBURG

SILVER HALF DIME DATED 1854, RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE BY POND - GETTYSBURG

Found by local relic hunter Ed Miller by the pond in a trash pit. Measures 5/8” in diameter. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (173-2069) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

LEAD CARVED POKER CHIP RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE NEAR POND – GETTYSBURG

LEAD CARVED POKER CHIP RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE NEAR POND – GETTYSBURG

Found by local relic hunter Ed Miller by the pond in a trash pit. Measures 1” in diameter. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (173-2068) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CARVED LEAD STOPPER, RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE NEAR POND -  GETTYSBURG

CARVED LEAD STOPPER, RECOVERED 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL SITE NEAR POND - GETTYSBURG

Found by local relic hunter Ed Miller by the pond in a trash pit. Measures ¾” x 3/*’. Small slit on top. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (173-2067) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

PAIR OF SOLDIER LETTERS - SGT. ALONZO BORDEN, 45th PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY; MORTALLY WOUNDED AT THE WILDERNESS, VA, MAY 1864

PAIR OF SOLDIER LETTERS - SGT. ALONZO BORDEN, 45th PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY; MORTALLY WOUNDED AT THE WILDERNESS, VA, MAY 1864

Two letters - the first one dated “Camp Hall/ Nov. 2 1861” addressed to “Mr. C.G. Osgood”. 4 pp., in ink, 5 x 8”, with flag draped colored patriotic figure in upper left corner. Text… (362-645) SOLD. Learn More »

THE UNITED STATES SANITARY COMMISSION. A SKETCH OF IT PURPOSES AND ITS WORK

THE UNITED STATES SANITARY COMMISSION. A SKETCH OF IT PURPOSES AND ITS WORK

Published by Permission of the United States Sanitary Commission. Published by Little, Brown, & Co. Boston, MA, 1863. Front EPS owner inscription Franklin Fell. 299 pp. Green glazed cloth, 7.25 x… (804-266) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

LIFE OF GENERAL NATHAN BEDFORD FORREST

LIFE OF GENERAL NATHAN BEDFORD FORREST

By John A. Wyeth, MD. Published by Harper & Brothers, New York 1899. 656 pp., ills., maps. Front EPS owner inscription: “Wm. Nixon.” Gray glazed cloth, 9.25 x 6.5”, with gold cover stars… (804-144) SOLD. Learn More »

$80.00
SOLD

THE TWENTIETH REGIMENT OF MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEER INFANTRY, 1861-65

THE TWENTIETH REGIMENT OF MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEER INFANTRY, 1861-65

By Brevet Lieut. Colonel George A. Bruce. Published by Houghton & Mifflin, Boston, 1906. 519 pp., ills., maps. Front EPS contain three owner’s signatures and a stamp from “W.B. Clarke,… (804-107) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

GUNSHOT WOUNDS AND OTHER INJURIES OF NERVES. U.S. ARMY MEDICAL DEPARTMENT

GUNSHOT WOUNDS AND OTHER INJURIES OF NERVES. U.S. ARMY MEDICAL DEPARTMENT

By Weir Mitchell, George Morehouse and William Keen. Reprint of the 1864 Edition. Publishing by Norman publishing, San Francisco, 1989. 164 pp. Blue glazed cloth, 7.5 x 5”, with black & gilt… (804-592) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

ADVANCE AND RETREAT: PERSONAL EXPERIENCES IN THE UNITED STATES AND CONFEDERATE STATES ARMIES

ADVANCE AND RETREAT: PERSONAL EXPERIENCES IN THE UNITED STATES AND CONFEDERATE STATES ARMIES

By John Bell Hood. Published for the Hood Orphan Memorial Fund. G.T. Beauregard. New Orleans, LA., 1880. 358 pp., map, appendix. Gray glazed cloth, 8.75 x 6.5”, with black trim & gilt cover… (804-133) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

NUMBERS AND LOSSES IN THE CIVIL WAR IN AMERICA, 1861-65

NUMBERS AND LOSSES IN THE CIVIL WAR IN AMERICA, 1861-65

By Thomas L. Livermore. Published by Houghton, Mifflin & Co., Boston, 1900. 150 pp, tables. Blue glazed cloth, 9.5 x 6.25”. with gilt spine lettering. Exhibit light wear & rubbing at the… (804-54) SOLD. Learn More »

MOH WINNER GEN. ALEXANDER WEBB SIGNATURE ON POST-CIVIL WAR DOCUMENT

MOH WINNER GEN. ALEXANDER WEBB SIGNATURE ON POST-CIVIL WAR DOCUMENT

8 ½” x 7 ½” invoice from Geo. I Roberts & Bros. of New York City to the College of the City of New York, dated Sept. 19, 1892.  College stamp at lower left; signature “Alex. S. Webb /… (475-213) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG BRASS KEPI BUCKLES FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

GETTYSBURG BRASS KEPI BUCKLES FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

Brass sliders or adjuster buckles off the chin strap of a forage cap or kepi. Item was recovered in the Valley of Death by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the old and well-known Rosensteel… (173-1623) SOLD. Learn More »

$6.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG IRON CANTEEN PULL RING FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

GETTYSBURG IRON CANTEEN PULL RING FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

Rusted iron pull ring from a canteen recovered in the Valley of Death by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the old and well-known Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg… (173-1622) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG BAYONET SCABBARD THROAT FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

GETTYSBURG BAYONET SCABBARD THROAT FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

Crumpled brass throat from a bayonet scabbard recovered in the Valley of Death by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the old and well-known Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg… (173-1621) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG BUCKSHOT FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

GETTYSBURG BUCKSHOT FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

Two fused lead buckshot recovered in the Valley of Death by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the old and well-known Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg… (173-1619) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG BRASS HAVERSACK BUCKLE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

GETTYSBURG BRASS HAVERSACK BUCKLE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

Small brass haversack buckle with iron tongue recovered in the Valley of Death by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the old and well-known Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg… (173-1615) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG IRON VEST BUCKLE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

GETTYSBURG IRON VEST BUCKLE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

Iron vest buckle recovered in the Valley of Death by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the old and well-known Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg… (173-1614) SOLD. Learn More »

$6.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG BRASS KNAPSACK STUD FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

GETTYSBURG BRASS KNAPSACK STUD FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

Large brass stud as found on the double-bag knapsack recovered in the Valley of Death by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the old and well-known Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg… (173-1613) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG BRASS KNAPSACK TRIANGLE HOOK FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

GETTYSBURG BRASS KNAPSACK TRIANGLE HOOK FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

Brass triangle hook as found on the double-bag knapsack. This was recovered in the Valley of Death by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the old and well-known Rosensteel family collection of… (173-1612) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG CONFEDERATE CAP BOX FINIAL FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

GETTYSBURG CONFEDERATE CAP BOX FINIAL FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

Small lead Confederate cap box finial recovered in the Valley of Death by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the old and well-known Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg… (173-1609B) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG CONFEDERATE CAP BOX FINIAL FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

GETTYSBURG CONFEDERATE CAP BOX FINIAL FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

Small lead Confederate cap box finial recovered in the Valley of Death by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the old and well-known Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg… (173-1609A) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

MY STORY OF THE WAR: A WOMAN’S NARRATIVE OF LIFE AND WORK IN UNION HOSPTIALS AND SANITARY SERVICE OF THE REBELLION

MY STORY OF THE WAR: A WOMAN’S NARRATIVE OF LIFE AND WORK IN UNION HOSPTIALS AND SANITARY SERVICE OF THE REBELLION

By Mary A. Livermore. Published by A.D. Worthington & Company, Hartford CT, 1896. Author’s card, “Mary Livermore/ Jany 1897”, laid front EPS. 700 pp., ills. Burgundy blind-stamped, 9 x… (804-106) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

ID’D MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD MINUS THE SCABBARD

ID’D MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD MINUS THE SCABBARD

The blade is bright with light scattered mottling. The true edge has numerous small nicks. The false edge has two small areas of pitting. The etching is the usual decoration of scrollwork with panoply… (30-1846) SOLD. Learn More »

NOSE SECTION OF HOTCHKISS CASE SHOT SHELL FROM THE LEE’S HEADQUARTERS COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG

NOSE SECTION OF HOTCHKISS CASE SHOT SHELL FROM THE LEE’S HEADQUARTERS COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG

This is the upper nose section only of a 3-inch Hotchkiss case-shot shell. It meas. approx. 2.25 inches across and has the fuse hole at center. Still present in the fuse hole is the adapter for a… (678-145) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1841 MUSKET TOOL RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

MODEL 1841 MUSKET TOOL RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

This relic was recovered by a local Gettysburg family (Gilbert) on their farm along the Taneytown Road after the battle of Gettysburg. The item is an iron musket tool meant for use on the Model 1841… (43-822) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

FLATTENED US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

FLATTENED US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until… (173-2016) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

FLATTENED US INFANTRY ‘I’ OFFICER’S JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

FLATTENED US INFANTRY ‘I’ OFFICER’S JACKET BUTTON - GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until… (173-2015) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm. Missing shank. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it… (173-2012) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm. Missing shank. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it… (173-2014) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until… (173-2011) SOLD. Learn More »

$49.50
SOLD

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until… (173-2009) SOLD. Learn More »

$49.50
SOLD

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until… (173-2008) SOLD. Learn More »

$49.50
SOLD

US/CS COIN FLAT JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US/CS COIN FLAT JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until… (173-2005) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US/CS COIN FLAT JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US/CS COIN FLAT JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until… (173-2006) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US/CS COIN FLAT JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US/CS COIN FLAT JACKET BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm. Dot design on back along edge. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg… (173-2007) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

US/CS COIN FLAT CUFF BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US/CS COIN FLAT CUFF BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until… (173-2003) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

US/CS COIN FLAT CUFF BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

US/CS COIN FLAT CUFF BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until… (173-2004) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

ZOUAVE STYLE BELL CUFF BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

ZOUAVE STYLE BELL CUFF BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm, where Collis’ 114th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Zouaves fought on July 2nd. Missing back. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was… (173-2000) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

ZOUAVE STYLE BELL CUFF BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

ZOUAVE STYLE BELL CUFF BUTTON – GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the Sherfy Farm, where Collis’ 114th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Zouaves fought on July 2nd. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to… (173-1999) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

INCIDENTS OF THE U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION

INCIDENTS OF THE U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION

By Rev. Edward P. Smith. Published by J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1869. 512 pp., ills. Burgundy glazed cloth, 9 x 6”, with gilt trim & spine lettering. Light wear at extremities, spine… (804-112) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY LEAD SLUG CASE-SHOT – GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY LEAD SLUG CASE-SHOT – GETTYSBURG

Recovered Longstreet Assault near Eisenhower Farm/National Park Service tower. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of… (173-2139B) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

DROPPED CONFEDERATE ARSENAL MANUFACTURED .577 CALIBER ENFIELD BULLET – GETTYSBURG

DROPPED CONFEDERATE ARSENAL MANUFACTURED .577 CALIBER ENFIELD BULLET – GETTYSBURG

Recovered Longstreet Assault near Eisenhower Farm/National Park Service tower. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of… (173-2138B) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

DROPPED CONFEDERATE ARSENAL MANUFACTURED .577 CALIBER ENFIELD BULLET – GETTYSBURG

DROPPED CONFEDERATE ARSENAL MANUFACTURED .577 CALIBER ENFIELD BULLET – GETTYSBURG

Recovered Longstreet Assault near Eisenhower Farm/National Park Service tower. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of… (173-2138A) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

FIRED US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

FIRED US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

Recovered Longstreet Assault near Eisenhower Farm/National Park Service tower. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of… (173-2136C) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

FIRED US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

FIRED US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

Recovered Longstreet Assault near Eisenhower Farm/National Park Service tower. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of… (173-2136B) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

FIRED US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

FIRED US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

Recovered Longstreet Assault near Eisenhower Farm/National Park Service tower. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of… (173-2136A) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL WITH REMAINS OF THE JOHNSON & DOW COMBINATION SKIN CARTRIDGE PAPER – GETTYSBURG

US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL WITH REMAINS OF THE JOHNSON & DOW COMBINATION SKIN CARTRIDGE PAPER – GETTYSBURG

Recovered Longstreet Assault near Eisenhower Farm/National Park Service tower. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of… (173-2132) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

DROPPED US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

DROPPED US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

Recovered Longstreet Assault near Eisenhower Farm/National Park Service tower. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of… (173-2130B) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

DROPPED US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

DROPPED US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

Recovered Longstreet Assault near Eisenhower Farm/National Park Service tower. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of… (173-2130A) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

FIRED CS .58 CAL. GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

FIRED CS .58 CAL. GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

Recovered Longstreet Assault near Eisenhower Farm/National Park Service tower. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of… (173-2128B) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CAMP CARVED LEAD SPIKE/NAIL - GETTYSBURG

CAMP CARVED LEAD SPIKE/NAIL - GETTYSBURG

Recovered Longstreet Assault near Eisenhower Farm/National Park Service tower. Measures 2.5” x .25”. Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the… (173-2127) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD RIFLE NIPPLE PROTECTOR

PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD RIFLE NIPPLE PROTECTOR

Item is complete with brass chain and leather top. Only thing needed is split ring for attaching chain to the rifle. Lightly used condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (151-114) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

EXCELLENT, REPRODUCTION SURGEON’S FOLDING MEDICAL KIT

EXCELLENT, REPRODUCTION SURGEON’S FOLDING MEDICAL KIT

Presented here is an excellent reproduction ensemble of a 19th century doctor’s medical folding surgical field case replete with eleven of the thirteen assorted instruments housed in their leather… (729-126) SOLD. Learn More »

1871 ALS WRITTEN BY MAJ. GENERAL EMERY UPTON

1871 ALS WRITTEN BY MAJ. GENERAL EMERY UPTON

3 page letter, in ink, on 5” x 8 ¼” folded, lined sheet with a black border. Dated “West Point / April 14th 1871”.  Overall very fine condition; two small holes that do not detract. … (475-212) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1861 RAMROD RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

RELIC MODEL 1861 RAMROD RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Iron ramrod in rusted but stable relic condition. Rod has the tulip head and swelled neck and is missing the bottom 5 or so inches. Item was recovered along Highland Ave which is off RT 116 east of… (R20517) SOLD. Learn More »

$79.50
SOLD

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

From local Skelly GAR Post #9 collection.  Recovered in The Wheatfield.  Nice smooth surface. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (173-1890) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

From local Skelly GAR Post #9 collection.  Recovered in The Wheatfield.  Nice smooth surface. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (173-1889) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

From local Skelly GAR Post #9 collection.  Recovered in The Wheatfield.  Nice smooth surface. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (173-1888) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

From local Skelly GAR Post #9 collection.  Recovered in The Wheatfield.  Nice smooth surface. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (173-1887) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

From local Skelly GAR Post #9 collection.  Recovered in The Wheatfield.  Nice smooth surface. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (173-1886) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

From local Skelly GAR Post #9 collection.  Recovered in The Wheatfield.  Nice smooth surface. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (173-1885) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

From local Skelly GAR Post #9 collection.  Recovered in The Wheatfield.  Nice smooth surface. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (173-1884) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

CS IRON CASE SHOT BALL – GETTYSBURG

From local Skelly GAR Post #9 collection.  Recovered in The Wheatfield.  Nice smooth surface. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY… (173-1883) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE-SHOT SLUG – GETTYSBURG

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE-SHOT SLUG – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at the High Water Mark by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison. Sold to the Rosensteel Family, owners of the famous “Electric Map” museum in… (173-1882) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE-SHOT SLUG – GETTYSBURG

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE-SHOT SLUG – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at the High Water Mark by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison. Sold to the Rosensteel Family, owners of the famous “Electric Map” museum in… (173-1881) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE-SHOT SLUG – GETTYSBURG

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE-SHOT SLUG – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at the High Water Mark by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison. Sold to the Rosensteel Family, owners of the famous “Electric Map” museum in… (173-1880) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

SILVER DIME DATED 1841 – GETTYSBURG

SILVER DIME DATED 1841 – GETTYSBURG

Recovered in “Valley of Death” between Little Round Top and Devil’s Den by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison. Sold to the Rosensteel Family, owners of the famous “Electric Map” museum… (173-1877) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

ENFIELD BULLET MADE INTO A NIPPLE PROTECTOR  - GETTYSBURG

ENFIELD BULLET MADE INTO A NIPPLE PROTECTOR - GETTYSBURG

Recovered in “Valley of Death” between Little Round Top and Devil’s Den by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison. Sold to the Rosensteel Family, owners of the famous “Electric Map” museum… (173-1876) SOLD. Learn More »

$22.50
SOLD

MINIE BALL MADE INTO A NIPPLE PROTECTOR  – GETTYSBURG

MINIE BALL MADE INTO A NIPPLE PROTECTOR – GETTYSBURG

Recovered in “Valley of Death” between Little Round Top and Devil’s Den by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison. Sold to the Rosensteel Family, owners of the famous “Electric Map” museum… (173-1875) SOLD. Learn More »

$22.50
SOLD

DROPPED US/CS .71 CAL. “AUSTRIAN” MINIE BALL  – GETTYSBURG

DROPPED US/CS .71 CAL. “AUSTRIAN” MINIE BALL – GETTYSBURG

Recovered at CS lines at the Spangler Farm on the Emmitsburg Road by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison. Sold to the Rosensteel Family, owners of the famous “Electric Map” museum in… (173-1874) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

DROPPED CS .69 CAL. NESSLER MANF. SHOTGUN SLUG – GETTYSBURG

DROPPED CS .69 CAL. NESSLER MANF. SHOTGUN SLUG – GETTYSBURG

Recovered along Willoughby Run, scene of the 1st day’s fighting, by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison. Sold to the Rosensteel Family, owners of the famous “Electric Map” museum in… (173-1872) SOLD. Learn More »

FIRED US/CS .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL – GETTYSBURG

FIRED US/CS .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL – GETTYSBURG

Recovered in “Valley of Death” between Little Round Top and Devil’s Den by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison. Sold to the Rosensteel Family, owners of the famous “Electric Map” museum… (173-1871) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

FIRED US/CS .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL – GETTYSBURG

FIRED US/CS .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL – GETTYSBURG

Recovered in “Valley of Death” between Little Round Top and Devil’s Den by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison. Sold to the Rosensteel Family, owners of the famous “Electric Map” museum… (173-1870) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

FIRED US/CS .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL – GETTYSBURG

FIRED US/CS .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL – GETTYSBURG

Recovered in “Valley of Death” between Little Round Top and Devil’s Den by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison. Sold to the Rosensteel Family, owners of the famous “Electric Map” museum… (173-1869) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

CHINA PLATE COMMEMORATING GENERAL WINFIELD S. HANCOCK’S RUN FOR PRESIDENT

CHINA PLATE COMMEMORATING GENERAL WINFIELD S. HANCOCK’S RUN FOR PRESIDENT

This white china plate meas. approx. 8.25 inches across and has a painted gold-leaf border on a raised edge. At center is a bust in profile of Union Major General Winfield Scott Hancock. The General… (M24037) SOLD. Learn More »

ROUND GLASS TRAP TARGET

ROUND GLASS TRAP TARGET

Hand blown glass ball meas. approx. 7.25 inches in diameter with a very pronounced pontil. Very clear glass with no cracks but quite a few air bubbles. These were used as trap shooting targets in the… (727-463) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

ROUND GLASS TRAP TARGET

ROUND GLASS TRAP TARGET

Hand blown glass ball meas. approx. 9.25 inches in diameter with a very pronounced pontil. Very clear glass with no cracks but quite a few air bubbles. These were used as trap shooting targets in the… (727-464) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

IDENTIFIED, CIVIL WAR PRODUCTION, HENRY BRASS FRAME RIFLE WITH ‘BUMP’

IDENTIFIED, CIVIL WAR PRODUCTION, HENRY BRASS FRAME RIFLE WITH ‘BUMP’

The most advanced specimen of small arms to be used in service during the Civil War, this identified weapon is the distinctive repeating ‘Henry’ rifle. The Henry was a .44 caliber, brass-framed,… (810-01) SOLD. Learn More »

HISTORY OF THE SEVENTH PENNSYLVANIA VETERAN VOLUNTEER CAVALRY

HISTORY OF THE SEVENTH PENNSYLVANIA VETERAN VOLUNTEER CAVALRY

Record, reminiscences and roster, w/ appendix. By William Sipes. Printed by Miners’ Journal Print, Pottsville, PA. 1905. 147 pp., ills. Burgundy glazed cloth, 9.25 x 6.5, with black cover &… (34-73) SOLD. Learn More »

LAMBERT STYLE TOURNIQUET BUCKLE RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

LAMBERT STYLE TOURNIQUET BUCKLE RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

This relic was recovered by a local Gettysburg family (Gilbert) on their farm along the Taneytown Road after the battle of Gettysburg. The item is a Lambert pattern tourniquet buckle that is complete… (43-841) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

SCABBARD FINIAL RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

SCABBARD FINIAL RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

This relic was recovered by a local Gettysburg family (Gilbert) on their farm along the Taneytown Road after the battle of Gettysburg. The item is a brass finial off the of the leather scabbard for… (43-831) SOLD. Learn More »

$29.50
SOLD

VETERAN M1841 U. S. PERCUSSION RIFLE a.k.a. “MISSISSIPPI RIFLE” BY TRYON

VETERAN M1841 U. S. PERCUSSION RIFLE a.k.a. “MISSISSIPPI RIFLE” BY TRYON

This longarm is a specimen of one of those “Good and Serviceable Arms” produced for the U.S. Ordnance Department by the contract firm of George W. Tryon of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Referred to… (749-08) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE SKIN FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE SKIN FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

This is the stamped brass skin only. No lead fill or hooks on back. Overall in nice shape. Good detail on eagle. Museum accession number on back. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (173-625) SOLD. Learn More »

$150.00
Originally $200.00


SOLD

IN HOSPITAL AND CAMP, A WOMAN’S RECORD OF THRILLING INCIDENTS AMONG THE WOUNDED IN THE LATE WAR

IN HOSPITAL AND CAMP, A WOMAN’S RECORD OF THRILLING INCIDENTS AMONG THE WOUNDED IN THE LATE WAR

By Sophronia E. Bucklin. Published by Stephen E. Potter Co, Philadelphia, 1869. 380 pp. Rebound in red glazed cloth, 8.75 x 6”, with black spine label. Fine exterior, interior text VG. Certified by… (804-209) SOLD. Learn More »

JOURNAL OF ALFRED ELY, A PRISONER OF WAR IN RICHMOND

JOURNAL OF ALFRED ELY, A PRISONER OF WAR IN RICHMOND

Edited by Charles Lanman. Published by D. Appleton & Co., New York, 1862. 359 pp., appendix. Red cloth buckram, 8 x 5.25”, with gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light cover soiling & medium… (804-228) SOLD. Learn More »

$90.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR WOOD FRAMED KNAPSACK

CIVIL WAR WOOD FRAMED KNAPSACK

This knapsack meas. approx. 15.50 inches wide x 13.25 inches high x 4.50 inches deep (exterior measurements). The knapsack is constructed with a wood frame covered by painted canvas. The back flap is… (M23700) SOLD. Learn More »

FIRED US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS PERCUSSION FUSE - GETTYSBURG

FIRED US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS PERCUSSION FUSE - GETTYSBURG

Recovered in “Valley of Death” between Little Round Top and Devil’s Den by local Gettysburg resident John Cullison. Sold to the Rosensteel Family, owners of the famous “Electric Map” museum… (R20537) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

STEREO VIEW OF GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY FROM TOWER ON EAST CEMETERY HILL

STEREO VIEW OF GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY FROM TOWER ON EAST CEMETERY HILL

Stereo is by Mumper and shows the grounds of the Gettysburg National Cemetery almost in its entirety. The camera was placed on the viewing platform of a wooden observation tower that once stood on… (P13357) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

STEREO VIEW OF THE GATE TO GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY

STEREO VIEW OF THE GATE TO GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY

Clear stereo view of the entrance to the Gettysburg National Cemetery. The entrance pictured is on the Baltimore Pike on East Cemetery Hill. The main posts of the gate are mounted with spread-winged… (P13356) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

.45 WHITWORTH CARTRIDGE

.45 WHITWORTH CARTRIDGE

Complete hexagonal .45 Whitworth paper cartridge in excellent condition. Printed collectors tag reads “.45 CAL. WHITWORTH HEX. / xx USE; NON-DUG: PAPER WRAPPED / M&M (SEE… (785-186) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

IRON ARTILLERY SPANNER PLUG RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

IRON ARTILLERY SPANNER PLUG RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

This relic was recovered by a local Gettysburg family (Gilbert) on their farm along the Taneytown Road after the battle of Gettysburg. The item is an iron spanner plug of the type used with the… (43-829) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

MUSKET BARREL BAND RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

MUSKET BARREL BAND RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

This relic was recovered by a local Gettysburg family (Gilbert) on their farm along the Taneytown Road after the battle of Gettysburg. The item is an iron barrel band from a Model 1861 musket. It has… (43-823) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

LARGE HORSE HARNESS HOOK RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

LARGE HORSE HARNESS HOOK RECOVERED BEHIND THE ROUND TOPS, GETTYSBURG

This relic was recovered by a local Gettysburg family (Gilbert) on their farm along the Taneytown Road after the battle of Gettysburg. The item is a large iron horse harness hook. It meas. approx.… (43-834) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

CLIPPED SIGNATURE – BRIG. GEN. HENRY HUNT

CLIPPED SIGNATURE – BRIG. GEN. HENRY HUNT

Signed as Colonel of the 5th US Artillery: “Henry J. Hunt / Col 5 Art”.  The 3” x 1 3/8” paper appears to have been clipped from a form/document of some sort. Minor staining, otherwise in… (L14616) SOLD. Learn More »

SIGNATURE – [UNION GEN.] ALPHEUS S. WILLIAMS

SIGNATURE – [UNION GEN.] ALPHEUS S. WILLIAMS

Undated signature on a 6”x3” piece of paper.  In ink, “A.S. Williams / Detroit / Michigan”.  Excellent, clean condition. WILLIAMS, a Representative from Michigan; born in Saybrook, Middlesex… (L14593) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

MEN OF OUR TIMES; LEADING PATRIOTS OF THE DAY

MEN OF OUR TIMES; LEADING PATRIOTS OF THE DAY

By Harriet Beecher Stowe. Published by Hartford Publishing Co., Hartford, CT, 1868. 575, ills., speckled edges. Green glazed cloth, 8.75 x 6”, with gilt cover and spine lettering. Exhibits moderate… (804-288) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

MINT, ORIGINAL, C-SHAPED HAMMER FOR THE M1861 SPRINGFIELD MUSKET

MINT, ORIGINAL, C-SHAPED HAMMER FOR THE M1861 SPRINGFIELD MUSKET

This original hammer is made for the Model 1861 Springfield percussion rifle-musket. In excellent plus condition, this major musket component still retains is factory shiny-bright coloring save for… (M23841) SOLD. Learn More »

DROPPED CS IMPORT .577 ENFIELD BULLET – SHIELDS MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

DROPPED CS IMPORT .577 ENFIELD BULLET – SHIELDS MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

With “L” in base – Ludlow manf.  With three percussion caps. From a Confederate cartridge box in The Shields Museum Collection. Ott Shields amassed one of the earliest and well known… (173-1840) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

COMPLETE NON-DUG US .52 CAL. SPENCER CARTRIDGE – SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG

COMPLETE NON-DUG US .52 CAL. SPENCER CARTRIDGE – SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG

Ott Shields amassed one of the earliest and well known collections of Gettysburg artifacts.  In 1918, he opened a private museum that featured the “Shields Collection,” one of the few documented… (173-1838) SOLD. Learn More »

TWO CS LEAD ARTILLERY CASE-SHOT SLUGS FUSED TOGETHER, RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

TWO CS LEAD ARTILLERY CASE-SHOT SLUGS FUSED TOGETHER, RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released by… (173-1919) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released by… (173-1906) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released by… (173-1905) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released by… (173-1904) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released by… (173-1915) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released by… (173-1914) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released by… (173-1913) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released by… (173-1912) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released by… (173-1911) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

CS ARTILLERY LEAD CASE SHOT SLUG RECOVERED AT THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

Item was recovered by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts where it remained until released by… (173-1910) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

FROM BETHEL TO SHARPSBURG

FROM BETHEL TO SHARPSBURG

By Dr. D.H. Hill. Published by the North Carolina Historical Society, Edwards & Broughton Company, 1926. Two volume set. 436, 457 pp. Gray glazed cloth, 9.25 x 6.25”, with gilt spine lettering.… (804-138) SOLD. Learn More »

MEMOIR OF JONATHAN LETTERMAN, SURGEON UNITED STATES ARMY AND MEDICAL DIRECTOR OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC

MEMOIR OF JONATHAN LETTERMAN, SURGEON UNITED STATES ARMY AND MEDICAL DIRECTOR OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC

By Brev. Lieut. Col. Bennett A. Clements, Surgeon, U.S. Army. Reprinted from Journal of the Military Service Institution, Vol. iv, No. 15., 1883. Cover inscription: “Dr. Chs. S. Bull / Compliments… (804-588) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

BRASS .31 SINGLE CAVITY BULLET MOLD

BRASS .31 SINGLE CAVITY BULLET MOLD

The brass is clean with some minor dents from use. The interior cavity will cast a .31 round ball. Item meas. approx. 4.25 inches. Mold opens and closes easily. There are no visible markings. … (179-630) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

CLASSIC ‘TOWER-MARKED’ BRITISH PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD PERCUSSION MUSKET WITH G.A.R. MARKINGS

CLASSIC ‘TOWER-MARKED’ BRITISH PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD PERCUSSION MUSKET WITH G.A.R. MARKINGS

This British longarm is a .577 caliber, Enfield Pattern 1853 Type 1 rifle-musket, single-shot muzzleloader in very good original condition. Of all the British arms, the Pattern 1853 rifle-musket is… (151-113) SOLD. Learn More »

LETTERS TO A YOUNG PHYSICIAN JUST ENTERING PRACTICE

LETTERS TO A YOUNG PHYSICIAN JUST ENTERING PRACTICE

By James Jackson, M.D. Published by Phillips, Sampson & Co. Boston, 1855. Brown blind-stamped glazed cloth, 7.5 x 5”, with gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light wear at the extremities, with some… (804-572) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

1861 COPY OF GILHAM’S MANUAL, FAVORED MANUAL OF MANY CONFEDERATE REGIMENTS

1861 COPY OF GILHAM’S MANUAL, FAVORED MANUAL OF MANY CONFEDERATE REGIMENTS

The title page of this thick volume reads “MANUAL OF INSTRUCTION FOR THE VOLUNTEERS AND MILITIA OF THE UNITED STATES  WITH NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS BY MAJOR WILLIAM GILHAM, INSTRUCTOR OF TACTICS AND… (804-108) SOLD. Learn More »

ENGLISH MADE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG PLATE

ENGLISH MADE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG PLATE

This white china plate meas. approx. 7.75 inches across with blue decoration. The central decoration are crossed Union and Confederate 3rd National flags in an oak wreath superimposed over a crossed… (635-115) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

NEW YORK DAY AT GETTYSBURG MEDAL

NEW YORK DAY AT GETTYSBURG MEDAL

Top bar reads “GETTYSBURG VETERAN.” Over this is an arch that reads “JULY 1, 2, 3, 1863.” This arch is flanked by oak leaves. The back of the top bar has a functioning pin and bar for… (M24058) SOLD. Learn More »

BRIGHT AND COLORFUL KURZ & ALLISON LITHOGRAPH OF PICKETT’S CHARGE

BRIGHT AND COLORFUL KURZ & ALLISON LITHOGRAPH OF PICKETT’S CHARGE

This 1884 Kurz & Allison print of Pickett’s Charge comes in the original frame and mat with a foam-core backing and is ready to be hung on the wall. Framed the piece meas. approx. 33.25 inches… (635-111) SOLD. Learn More »

WINFIELD SCOTT CALLING CARD

WINFIELD SCOTT CALLING CARD

White rectangular card measuring 2.125 x 3.5”, with embossed “Winfield Scott” & “USA” on riband below spread eagle. Originally gilt, the letterings have faded nearly to white. Else VG,… (195-150) SOLD. Learn More »

$80.00
Originally $100.00


SOLD

USS MAINE RIBBON — “TO HELL WITH SPAIN! / REMEMBER THE MAINE”

USS MAINE RIBBON — “TO HELL WITH SPAIN! / REMEMBER THE MAINE”

Cream silk ribbon, with colored US flag & image of the ship. Measuring 2.5 x 6.74”. Embossed with a poem commemorating the heroism of Admiral Dewey. Near pristine.  Fit companion for our… (195-157) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

NOTES ON NURSING

NOTES ON NURSING

By Florence Nightingale. Published by D. Appleton & Co., NY., 1860. 140 pp., 5.25 x 8”, with gilt cover lettering. Slight chipping of head & foot, & rubbing at the corners. Else VG plus.… (804-101) SOLD. Learn More »

[5TH INDIANA CAVALRY] PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF THE CIVIL WAR

[5TH INDIANA CAVALRY] PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF THE CIVIL WAR

By John H. Sammons, A Private in the 5th Ind. Cav. Vol. Published by Montgomery & Son, Greensburg, IN, 188_. Wraps, 79 pp. 9 x 6”. Exhibits moderate wear and chipping at the extremities. Else… (804-227) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

RELIC MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD RECOVERED AT CHICKAMAUGA BY A UNION VETERAN

RELIC MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD RECOVERED AT CHICKAMAUGA BY A UNION VETERAN

The blade on this sword is dark and pitted throughout but it is complete except for a very small piece of the tip which is missing. The brass pommel cap, knuckle bow and guard have a wonderful… (532-17) SOLD. Learn More »

HANDSOME HARPERS FERRY M1842 SMOOTHBORE MUSKET

HANDSOME HARPERS FERRY M1842 SMOOTHBORE MUSKET

This original longarm is a Harper’s Ferry Model 1842, .69 caliber single-shot smoothbore muzzleloader in very good original condition. Musket’s lock surface is a pleasing dusky gray color that… (G3303) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL MUSKET HAMMER FOR THE MODEL 1841 PERCUSSION RIFLE

ORIGINAL MUSKET HAMMER FOR THE MODEL 1841 PERCUSSION RIFLE

Made for the Model 1841 U.S. Percussion Rifle, aka “Mississippi Rifle.” This original hammer is in very good plus condition, and retains much of its factory shiny-bright coloring save for few… (M23817) SOLD. Learn More »

MEMOIR OF MAJOR-GENERAL GEORGE H. THOMAS

MEMOIR OF MAJOR-GENERAL GEORGE H. THOMAS

By Richard W. Johnson, Brigadier General, USA, ret. Published by J.P. Lippincott & Co, Philadelphia, 1881. 322 pp., ills. Green glazed cloth, 8.5 x 6”, with gilt cover & spine lettering.… (804-85) SOLD. Learn More »

MUSKETS AND MEDICINE, OR ARMY LIFE IN THE SIXTIES

MUSKETS AND MEDICINE, OR ARMY LIFE IN THE SIXTIES

By Charles Beneulyn Johnson, M.D. Published by F.A. Davis Company, Philadelphia, 1917. 276 pp, ills. Blue glazed cloth, 8.25 x 5.75”, black cover & spine lettering. Exhibits light wear at the… (804-567) SOLD. Learn More »

BASEBALL UNIFORM BLOUSE AND TROUSER SET WITH BASEBALL BAT AND CDV

BASEBALL UNIFORM BLOUSE AND TROUSER SET WITH BASEBALL BAT AND CDV

Baseball uniform blouse and trouser set consisting of a dark blue colored twilled wool flannel (very similar in color, weave and weight to the Civil War Union enlisted fatigue blouse material). The… (801-03) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CANE MADE WITH WOOD FROM ROUND TOP

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CANE MADE WITH WOOD FROM ROUND TOP

This cane is made of one piece of wood and meas. approx. 35.25 inches high. The top 5.50 inches still retain the original bark with a handle that resembles a duck head in shape. This handle has become… (635-112) SOLD. Learn More »

FIRST EDITION GETTYSBURG TOUR BOOK - 1898

FIRST EDITION GETTYSBURG TOUR BOOK - 1898

This booklet is titled “WITH PEN AND CAMERA ON THE FIELD OF GETTYSBURG.” Volume meas. approx. 12.25 x 9.25 inches and runs approx. 56 pages that are full of black and white photographs of… (635-104) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

U.C.V. BADGE FROM THE REUNION AT DALLAS, TEXAS, 1925

U.C.V. BADGE FROM THE REUNION AT DALLAS, TEXAS, 1925

This example of a brass, two-piece suspension badge is an original United Confederate Veteran’s pin badge as worn by its members at their 35th Annual Reunion in 1925 at Dallas, TX. The die-struck,… (808-02) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCELLENT, CIVIL WAR, GOLD BULLION RIBBON SABER / SWORD KNOT

EXCELLENT, CIVIL WAR, GOLD BULLION RIBBON SABER / SWORD KNOT

Privately purchased by military officers during the war, this ribbon saber knot or sword strap of gold bullion thread is complete with its finial-style stem and large gold bullion knot. In excellent… (M24040) SOLD. Learn More »

WONDERFUL BULLET STRUCK PAINTED 82ND INFANTRY DIVISION / 307TH ENGINEER TRAIN WORLD WAR ONE HELMET

WONDERFUL BULLET STRUCK PAINTED 82ND INFANTRY DIVISION / 307TH ENGINEER TRAIN WORLD WAR ONE HELMET

This is an American made Model 1917 helmet with multiple painted insignia. The front has a black square on a red field that meas. approx. 3.50 x 3.50 with the double “A” of the “All American”… (M24061) SOLD. Learn More »

ALBUMEN IMAGE OF THE 1ST NEW JERSEY INFANTRY CAMP AT FAIRFAX COUNTY, VA.

ALBUMEN IMAGE OF THE 1ST NEW JERSEY INFANTRY CAMP AT FAIRFAX COUNTY, VA.

Albumen image showing the camp of the 1st New Jersey Infantry. The contrast of the image is very light but the details are visible. The regiment has set up their Sibley tents in the fenced in yard of… (37-304) SOLD. Learn More »

BOX FOR MEDAL PRESENTED BY THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT TO VETERANS AT THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

BOX FOR MEDAL PRESENTED BY THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT TO VETERANS AT THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Blue cardboard box that meas. approx. 2.75 x 5.25 x 0.75 of an inch. Printed in silver on the lid is “PRESENTED BY THE UNITED STATES ON THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG.” The lid… (635-102) SOLD. Learn More »

 GETTYSBURG HIGH WATER MARK SOUVENIR BADGE

GETTYSBURG HIGH WATER MARK SOUVENIR BADGE

This item is a rosette made out of blue and gold ribbon with a button at that holds a photograph of the “High Water Mark of the Rebellion” monument at Gettysburg. This monument is flanked by… (635-99) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

SOUVENIR MEDAL FOR THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

SOUVENIR MEDAL FOR THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

The top bar of this medal has a stamped design of a US shield superimposed over crossed rifles. The reverse of the bar still has the original pin. Suspended from this top bar is a half blue and half… (635-98) SOLD. Learn More »

WONDERFUL FRAMED CHROMOLITHOGRAPH OF PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN IN SUPER CONDITION

WONDERFUL FRAMED CHROMOLITHOGRAPH OF PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN IN SUPER CONDITION

This 1864 dated chromolithograph of President Lincoln comes housed in the original period oval frame both of which are in very nice condition. The frame meas. approx. 18.00 x 21.00 inches with a… (37-297) SOLD. Learn More »

32ND OHIO INFANTRY, BATTLE OF VICKSBURG, 3RD LOUISIANA REDAN MINE EXPLOSION LETTER

32ND OHIO INFANTRY, BATTLE OF VICKSBURG, 3RD LOUISIANA REDAN MINE EXPLOSION LETTER

A great war-date Union soldier's battle letter, in period ink, 4pp. large folio, written by Corp. Gilbert J. Stark [POW Big Black River, MS, 10/16/63], Co. B. 32nd Ohio Vols., "Camp in rear of… (410-86) SOLD. Learn More »

[IRON BRIGADE SHEET MUSIC] “FOUR POPULAR MARCHES AND QUICKSTEPS”

[IRON BRIGADE SHEET MUSIC] “FOUR POPULAR MARCHES AND QUICKSTEPS”

Composed by H.N. Hempstead. Published by H.N. Hempstead, Milwaukee, WI, 1866. Five pages, pictorial army camp cover, in protective. The four musical pieces: “1. Milwaukee Light Guard Quickstep, 2.… (337-249) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

THE GIANT OF MOBILE BAY, CSS TENNESSEE - TOM FREEMAN

THE GIANT OF MOBILE BAY, CSS TENNESSEE - TOM FREEMAN

Signed and numbered, 452/950. Overall measures approx. 30 1/2" x 24 1/2". Excellent condition. Unframed.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (783-67) SOLD. Learn More »

IRON BRIGADE 24TH MICHIGAN  VOLUNTEERS, BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG - DON TROIANI

IRON BRIGADE 24TH MICHIGAN VOLUNTEERS, BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG - DON TROIANI

July 1, 1863.  Signed and numbered, 765/1000. Measures overall 32" x 23 1/2". Excellent condition. Unframed.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (639-06) SOLD. Learn More »

GENERAL NATHAN BEDFORD FORREST - DON TROIANI

GENERAL NATHAN BEDFORD FORREST - DON TROIANI

Signed and number, 765/1250.  Overall measures 30.5" x 24.5".  Excellent condition. Unframed.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (639-13) SOLD. Learn More »

M1816 HARPERS FERRY MUSKET WITH THE ‘BELGIAN’ ALTERATION

M1816 HARPERS FERRY MUSKET WITH THE ‘BELGIAN’ ALTERATION

This Model 1816 Harpers Ferry smoothbore .69 caliber contract musket was converted from flintlock to percussion via the Belgian style alteration, more commonly called the ‘side lug’ conversion.… (G3317) SOLD. Learn More »

LOCK OF HAIR FROM THE MURDERER OF COL. ELMER ELLSWORTH, WITH PERIOD NOTE

LOCK OF HAIR FROM THE MURDERER OF COL. ELMER ELLSWORTH, WITH PERIOD NOTE

This small but generous lock of hair belonged to James W. Jackson who was the murderer of Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth of the 11th New York Fire Zouaves on May 24, 1861. The lock of hair is tied into a… (37-299) SOLD. Learn More »

PIECE OF CIVIL WAR HARDTACK WITH NOTE

PIECE OF CIVIL WAR HARDTACK WITH NOTE

This Civil War hardtack cracker meas. approx. 3.00 inches wide x 3.00 inches long x 0.50 an inch thick with four rows of five holes each. There is one corner that is chipped but otherwise the cracker… (37-298) SOLD. Learn More »

FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION NEW YORK VETERANS GETTYSBURG 1913

FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION NEW YORK VETERANS GETTYSBURG 1913

Report of the New York State Commission. J.B. Lyon Company, Albany, 1916. Laid- in tag, front eps: “With the Compliments of the New York Monuments Commission.” 106pp, ills. Brown glazed cloth,… (B4840) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

1851 DOCUMENT FOR SLAVES AND LAND RENTED FROM THE ESTATE OF E. B. GRESHAM

1851 DOCUMENT FOR SLAVES AND LAND RENTED FROM THE ESTATE OF E. B. GRESHAM

Single blue colored sheet of ledger book paper filled out in ink. Document meas. approx. 8.00 x 9.25 inches. Across the top is written “AN ACCT. OF NEGROES HIRED AND LAND RENTED ON THE 22ND JANUARY… (37-301) SOLD. Learn More »

LARGE TINTED ALBUMEN OF COMPANY E, 6TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY (RUSH’S LANCERS)

LARGE TINTED ALBUMEN OF COMPANY E, 6TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY (RUSH’S LANCERS)

This well-known and often published image shows approx. 40 members of Company E, 6th Pennsylvania Cavalry aka “RUSH’S LANCERS” posing for the camera with their lances, guidon and several horses.… (37-305) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER WITH FLAP HOLSTER

CIVIL WAR COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER WITH FLAP HOLSTER

Here is a Colt cap and ball percussion sidearm referred to as a Model 1860 Army revolver. In very good overall condition, this wartime, .44 caliber smoke wagon comes with its modified leather military… (G3298) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR ERA, REMINGTON NEW MODEL 1858 ARMY REVOLVER

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR ERA, REMINGTON NEW MODEL 1858 ARMY REVOLVER

This cap and ball percussion handgun is a Civil War era Remington New Model 1858 Army revolver in excellent condition. Remington arms manufactured these sidearms for the military from 1863 to 1875.… (430-32) SOLD. Learn More »

FINE ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE

FINE ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE

The Spencer .52 caliber, repeating carbine, a Spencer short arm, was invented and patented by Manchester, Connecticut native Christopher M. Spencer. Specimen presented is a very fine, early example of… (218-447) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL 5TH MODEL BURNSIDE CARBINE FROM THE SOLDIER’S NATIONAL MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

ORIGINAL 5TH MODEL BURNSIDE CARBINE FROM THE SOLDIER’S NATIONAL MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

Here is an original Civil War ‘Burnside’ 5th Model cavalry carbine specimen in very good original condition. The carbine was once part of the famous ‘Jennie Wade Soldier’s National Museum… (G3289) SOLD. Learn More »

CS T-8 $50 NOTE

CS T-8 $50 NOTE

In excellent, original condition, this Civil War paper currency specimen is referred to as a $50.00 Confederate Treasury Note, printed by Hoyer & Ludwig, Richmond, VA. Criswell-listed as a “Type… (L14725) SOLD. Learn More »

STEREOVIEW OF CAPTURED CONFEDERATES AT GETTYSBURG

STEREOVIEW OF CAPTURED CONFEDERATES AT GETTYSBURG

Circa 1870s. Measuring 7 x 3.5”, on yellow mount. Lightly soiled round the margins. Else VG. Famed shot of three captured Rebs with their bedrolls, one of a series of “Sights and Scenes… (195-145) SOLD. Learn More »

TIPTON STEREOVIEW OF MCALLISTER’S DAM, ROCK CREEK, GETTYSBURG

TIPTON STEREOVIEW OF MCALLISTER’S DAM, ROCK CREEK, GETTYSBURG

Image shows Rock Creek in the foreground with McAllister’s farm in the background. Along the banks of the creek two men can be seen fishing. The image is clear with good contrast. Image is mounted… (P13358) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

LINCOLN MEMORIAL BOOK PUBLISHED IN 1865

LINCOLN MEMORIAL BOOK PUBLISHED IN 1865

The full title of this volume is “THE LINCOLN MEMORIAL: A RECORD OF THE LIFE, ASSASSINATION, AND OBSEQUIES OF THE MARTYRED PRESIDENT.” It was published by Bunce & Huntington in New York in… (804-98) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

U.S. M1855 BUFF LEATHER SOCKET BAYONET SCABBARD IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

U.S. M1855 BUFF LEATHER SOCKET BAYONET SCABBARD IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

Presented here, in excellent condition, is an original, US Model 1855 buff leather socket bayonet scabbard. These scabbards were made to hold the angular socket bayonets that attached to the .58… (E2486) SOLD. Learn More »

WONDERFUL GROUP OF UNIFORM ITEMS ID’D TO 131ST PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WOUNDED AT FREDERICKSBURG

WONDERFUL GROUP OF UNIFORM ITEMS ID’D TO 131ST PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WOUNDED AT FREDERICKSBURG

This group of items belonged to Private Henry H. Renninger of Company F, 131st Pennsylvania Infantry. The group consists of his GAR kepi and wartime issue overcoat and boots. The GAR kepi is in very… (M19753) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY FINE, SPRINGFIELD M1855 PERCUSSION RIFLE-MUSKET, DATED 1857

VERY FINE, SPRINGFIELD M1855 PERCUSSION RIFLE-MUSKET, DATED 1857

This Civil War era single-shot muzzleloader is a .58 caliber early Springfield Model 1855 percussion rifle-musket in very fine to excellent overall condition. Longarm has a 40” round barrel with… (G2608) SOLD. Learn More »

PATTERN 1861 UNION .58 CALIBER CARTRIDGE BOX

PATTERN 1861 UNION .58 CALIBER CARTRIDGE BOX

Example of the standard issue .58 caliber cartridge box used by Union troops during the War. The box shown here is complete with its original harness leather shoulder sling (now separated on the right… (490-463) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLY DATED AMES MODEL 1840 ENLISTED CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARDR

EARLY DATED AMES MODEL 1840 ENLISTED CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD

The Model 1840 cavalry saber, commonly referred to as “The Old Wristbreaker”, was indeed one of the ‘tried and true’ military edged weapons used by U.S. mounted forces before and during the… (E2493) SOLD. Learn More »

WW1 CANADIAN MkI BAYONET (MARKED U.S.)

WW1 CANADIAN MkI BAYONET (MARKED U.S.)

The Mk I was approved in 1909 Original rounded blade. Hilt is marked ROSS RIFLE Co. / QUEBEC / PATENTED 1907. Also is marked 7-09 and other markings. Scabbard is leather with an attached leather frog.… (698-60) SOLD. Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $200.00


SOLD

LORD’S CIVIL WAR COLLECTOR’S ENCYCLOPEDIA SET, VOLUMES 1-5

LORD’S CIVIL WAR COLLECTOR’S ENCYCLOPEDIA SET, VOLUMES 1-5

By Francis A. Lord. Published by Castle Books [v. 1] and Lord Americana West Columbia, SC, 1963-89. 360, 210, 207, 218, 227 pp., ills., dust jackets. Dark beige glazed cloth, 11.25 x 9”, black cover… (804-281) SOLD. Learn More »

$80.00
SOLD

M1816 SPRINGFIELD MUSKET WITH RE-ALTERATION TO FLINTLOCK

M1816 SPRINGFIELD MUSKET WITH RE-ALTERATION TO FLINTLOCK

This Model 1816 Springfield .69 caliber smoothbore musket was re-converted from percussion back to flintlock. The original, single-shot musket is in very good condition overall. Its 42” barrel… (379-08) SOLD. Learn More »

THE IMAGE OF WAR: 1861-65

THE IMAGE OF WAR: 1861-65

Six volumes.  William C. Davis, editor. Published by Doubleday & Co., Garden City, 1981-84. Various paginations, all volumes dust jacketed. Exhibit light wear at the extremities, else VG. Easily… (783-53) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

41ST NEW YORK INFANTRY - “2 FRINGE TASSELS FROM THE REGIMENTAL FLAG”

41ST NEW YORK INFANTRY - “2 FRINGE TASSELS FROM THE REGIMENTAL FLAG”

Contained in CW-era envelope, 3.25 x 4.25”, labeled with the above [ink] inscription. Tassels measure 2.75” in length. Fine memento for New York regimental… (195-159) 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… (465-144) SOLD. Learn More »

FINE U.C.V. BADGE FROM THE REUNION AT TULSA, OKLAHOMA

FINE U.C.V. BADGE FROM THE REUNION AT TULSA, OKLAHOMA

This choice example of an original United Confederate Veteran’s pin badge as worn by its members at the UCV Reunion in Tulsa, OK. The die-struck, sheet brass / copper shield device was worn at the… (808-01) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCELLENT, ORIGINAL SHARPS .54 CAL COMBUSTIBLE LINEN CARTRIDGE

EXCELLENT, ORIGINAL SHARPS .54 CAL COMBUSTIBLE LINEN CARTRIDGE

This ammunition specimen is a .54 caliber, linen-wrapped, combustible cartridge in excellent original condition, and was used in the earlier Model 1855 Sharps carbine. Specimen has the bullet attached… (M23163) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL FEDERAL .54 CALIBER PAPER CARTRIDGE

ORIGINAL FEDERAL .54 CALIBER PAPER CARTRIDGE

Here is a very fine example of a Federal paper cartridge in .54 caliber. This original artifact consists of a single .54 caliber conical minie ball and black powder all wrapped up and sealed in light… (169-385) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

BATTLE CHRONICLES OF THE CIVIL WAR

BATTLE CHRONICLES OF THE CIVIL WAR

6 volumes, edited by James M. McPherson. Published by Grey Castle Press, Connecticut, 1989. 215, 176, 368, 239,208, 159pp. [Leaders/Index, 1861, 62, 63, 64, 65]. Map eps, ills. Text from Civil War… (804-283) SOLD. Learn More »

$90.00
SOLD

LARGE, FRAMED CIVIL WAR MEMORIAL TO THE 133RD REGIMENT, PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

LARGE, FRAMED CIVIL WAR MEMORIAL TO THE 133RD REGIMENT, PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

This original regimental document, referred to as a military “Soldier’s Memorial,” was privately printed during the war for members of Company G, 133rd Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry… (L14696) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

COMPLETE, ORIGINAL PASTEBOARD BOX FOR SPENCER POST-WAR METALLIC RIMFIRE CARTRIDGES

COMPLETE, ORIGINAL PASTEBOARD BOX FOR SPENCER POST-WAR METALLIC RIMFIRE CARTRIDGES

This ammunition artifact, in excellent plus original condition, is an original and complete pasteboard paper box that once held forty-two rounds of #56 (56-56) Spencer rimfire post war cartridges.… (M23860) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

19TH CENTURY COLLAPSIBLE DRINKING CUP & CASE

19TH CENTURY COLLAPSIBLE DRINKING CUP & CASE

Mid-19th century collapsible pewter traveling-drinking cup with Japanned coated tin case. Cup consists of three interconnected tapered rings of polished pewter with a flanged base, measuring 3”… (179-604) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

RARE, GREENE BREECH-LOADING, BOLT-ACTION RIFLE

RARE, GREENE BREECH-LOADING, BOLT-ACTION RIFLE

The Greene Breech-Loading Rifle is an unusual arm with an unusual oval bore that makes one turn in 50 inches. Patented by Lt. Col. J. Durrell Greene of the US Army in November 1857, rifle is a .53… (669-03) SOLD. Learn More »

MINT, ORIGINAL SHARPS .52 CAL COMBUSTIBLE LINEN CARTRIDGE

MINT, ORIGINAL SHARPS .52 CAL COMBUSTIBLE LINEN CARTRIDGE

Used extensively in the famous Sharps carbine and Sharp’s rifle, this ammunition specimen is a .52 caliber, combustible cartridge in excellent, almost mint original condition. Artifact has the… (M23802) SOLD. Learn More »

REMARKABLE CONFEDERATE .58 CAL ORIGINAL UNOPENED ‘GARDNER’ PAPER CARTRIDGE

REMARKABLE CONFEDERATE .58 CAL ORIGINAL UNOPENED ‘GARDNER’ PAPER CARTRIDGE

Presented is an unopened Gardner-patent, Confederate .58 caliber paper wrapped cartridge in complete and intact original condition. This most desirable artifact is considered the very common type of… (M23814) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL UNOPENED .69 CAL “BUCK & BALL” PAPER CARTRIDGE

ORIGINAL UNOPENED .69 CAL “BUCK & BALL” PAPER CARTRIDGE

Presented here is a very fine, original, unopened Federal .69 caliber paper wrapped ‘Buck and Ball’ cartridge. This desirable artifact was the most common type of ammunition used with smoothbore… (M23810) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL .577 CALIBER ENFIELD PAPER CARTRIDGE

ORIGINAL .577 CALIBER ENFIELD PAPER CARTRIDGE

A survivor of the Civil War, this remarkable artifact is an original and very good intact specimen of an ‘Enfield’ type, .577 caliber combustible paper cartridge. Produced for use with the British… (M23807) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

EXCELLENT REMINGTON M1863 PERCUSSION ‘ZOUAVE’ RIFLE

EXCELLENT REMINGTON M1863 PERCUSSION ‘ZOUAVE’ RIFLE

Presented in an outstanding condition is this Model 1863 “Zouave” rifle produced by the Remington arms firm of Ilion New York between 1862 and 1865. Of some 12,500 such firearms produced, this .58… (218-444) SOLD. Learn More »

THE DIARY OF GEORGE TEMPLETON STRONG, 1835-75

THE DIARY OF GEORGE TEMPLETON STRONG, 1835-75

Edited by Allan Nevins. Published by The MacMillan Company, New York, 1952. Four volumes. 1st edition. 365, 517, 642, 603 pp., ills. Exhibits light wear at the extremities. Else VG plus. One of the… (804-162) SOLD. Learn More »

THE CONFEDERATE GENERAL

THE CONFEDERATE GENERAL

Edited by William C. Davis.  Published  by the National Historical Society, 1991.  6 volumes.  209, 203, 221, 215, 201, 230 pp., ills. Gray glazed cloth, 11.25 x 8.75”, with gilt cover &… (804-282) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

WAR BETWEEN THE STATES: AUTOGRAPHS AND BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

WAR BETWEEN THE STATES: AUTOGRAPHS AND BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

By Jim Hayes. Palmetto Published Company, James Island, South Carolina, 1989. 464pp., ills. Brown glazed cloth, 11.25 x 8.75”, with gilt cover & spine letterings. Exhibits very slight wear at… (804-325) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE LEAD CANISTER BALL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE LEAD CANISTER BALL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Lead canister ball with multiple flat sides. Ball meas. approx. 0.75” across. Item was recovered in the Wheatfield by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel… (173-1901) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE LEAD CANISTER BALL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE LEAD CANISTER BALL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Lead canister ball with oblong shape. Ball meas. approx. 0.75” across. Item was recovered in the Wheatfield by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family… (173-1903) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE LEAD CANISTER BALL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE LEAD CANISTER BALL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Lead canister ball that still retains its round shape. Ball meas. approx. 0.75” across. Item was recovered in the Valley of Death by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to… (173-1902) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE LEAD CANISTER BALL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURGG

CONFEDERATE LEAD CANISTER BALL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Lead canister ball with a flat bottom. Ball meas. approx. 0.75” across. Item was recovered in the Wheatfield by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel Family… (173-1900) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE LEAD CANISTER BALL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURGG

CONFEDERATE LEAD CANISTER BALL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Lead canister ball with multiple flat sides. Ball meas. approx. 0.75" across. Item was recovered in the Wheatfield by late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and was passed by him to the Rosensteel… (173-1899) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

M1867 U.S. SPRINGFIELD, BREECHLOADING, CADET TRAPDOOR RIFLE

M1867 U.S. SPRINGFIELD, BREECHLOADING, CADET TRAPDOOR RIFLE

This post-war single-shot breechloader is a .50 caliber centerfire Cadet Model 1867 rifle produced by the Springfield Armory. In very good plus condition, this longarm is a scaled down, cadet size… (G3036) SOLD. Learn More »

LIVES OF HANCOCK AND ENGLISH

LIVES OF HANCOCK AND ENGLISH

By John W. Forney, copyrighted 1880 and published by: HUBBARD BROS, Philadelphia, Pa. A 502 page volume detailing the LIFE AND MILITARY CARREER OF WINFIELD SCOTT HANCOCK AND THE HON. WILLIAM H.… (B4839) SOLD. Learn More »

JOHN BROWN: THE MAKING OF A MARTYR

JOHN BROWN: THE MAKING OF A MARTYR

By Robert Penn Warren. Published by Payson & Clarke Ltd., New York, 1929. 1st edition.  Front eps bookplate: “Jack L Axelson / His book”. 474 pp., ills., map eps. Burgundy glazed cloth, 9.25… (804-417) SOLD. Learn More »

LETTERS FROM A SURGEON [20TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY]

LETTERS FROM A SURGEON [20TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY]

By John G. Perry, compiled by Martha Derby Perry. Published by Little Brown & Co., Boston, 1906. 225 pp., ills. Blue glazed cloth with gilt cover & spine lettering. Exhibits light wear at the… (804-554) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

OFFICIAL ARMY REGISTER OF THE VOLUNTEER FORCE OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY, FOR THE YEARS 1861-65

OFFICIAL ARMY REGISTER OF THE VOLUNTEER FORCE OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY, FOR THE YEARS 1861-65

Eight Volumes, Reprint edition, published by Olde Soldier Books, Gaithersburg, MD, 1987. Blue glazed cloth, with red & gilt cover & spine illustration and lettering. With state spine labels,… (804-10) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

DESCRIPTIVE KEY TO THE PAINTING OF THE REPULSE OF LONGSTREET’S ASSAULT AT THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, JULY 3, 1863

DESCRIPTIVE KEY TO THE PAINTING OF THE REPULSE OF LONGSTREET’S ASSAULT AT THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, JULY 3, 1863

Arranged by John B. Bachelder, and painted by James Walker. By John B. Bachelder. Published by John B. Bachelder, New York, 1870. 94pp, with painting map/key. Black buckram, 9.25 x 6”, with gilt… (804-441) SOLD. Learn More »

SELDOM-SEEN, EXCELLENT CONDITION U.S. REGULATION, M1863 FEDERAL CAVALRY CURB BIT

SELDOM-SEEN, EXCELLENT CONDITION U.S. REGULATION, M1863 FEDERAL CAVALRY CURB BIT

Here is a very excellent, almost mint, original U.S. cavalry curb bit of the pattern 1863 from the Civil War. Adopted by the U.S. Army in January 1859, this style iron curb bit debuted at the same… (172-3369) SOLD. Learn More »

DROPPED .58 MINIE BALL FROM OLD GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

DROPPED .58 MINIE BALL FROM OLD GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

This .58 minie ball is in dropped condition and was recovered in the Peach Orchard at Gettysburg. This item is from the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts and was recently purchased… (R20509) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

FIRED US .52 SHARPS BULLET RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

FIRED US .52 SHARPS BULLET RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

One side of this bullet has flattened out from impact but the opposite side retains the original profile. Bullet was recovered in the Peach Orchard at Gettysburg. This item is from the Rosensteel… (R20510) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

DROPPED .69 MINIE BALL FROM OLD GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

DROPPED .69 MINIE BALL FROM OLD GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

This .69 minie ball is in dropped condition with a mold seam is visible going up each side to the nose. Bullet was recovered in the Peach Orchard at Gettysburg. This item is from the Rosensteel Family… (R20508A) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

DROPPED .69 MINIE BALL FROM OLD GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

DROPPED .69 MINIE BALL FROM OLD GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

This .69 minie ball is in dropped condition with a base that is out of round. A mold seam is visible going up each side to the nose. Bullet was recovered in the Peach Orchard at Gettysburg. This item… (R20508) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US SANITARY COMMISSION BROADSIDE, “FREE LECTURE!...THE WAR IN EAST TENNESSEE…BY COL. HAWKINS, OF KNOXVILLE…”

US SANITARY COMMISSION BROADSIDE, “FREE LECTURE!...THE WAR IN EAST TENNESSEE…BY COL. HAWKINS, OF KNOXVILLE…”

Dated Bethlehem, January 12, 1865. Measures 22.5 x 28.25”, matted in green, mounted in modern black frame measuring 22 x 26”, with card backing. Broadside exhibits fold-marks, light wrinkles,… (337-232) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,200.00
Originally $1,500.00


SOLD

RARE 1864 CAMPAIGN BROADSIDE CARTOON

RARE 1864 CAMPAIGN BROADSIDE CARTOON

This campaign broadside cartoon is titled “How Columbia receives McLellan's Salutation from the Chicago Platform. It is printed from a wood-engraving with a letterpress. Published in New York in… (337-209) SOLD. Learn More »

$500.00
Originally $650.00


SOLD

"MILITARY POSTS ON YELLOWSTONE RIVER" -US ARMY GENERAL ORDER, NO. 65.

"MILITARY POSTS ON YELLOWSTONE RIVER" -US ARMY GENERAL ORDER, NO. 65.

Dated July 22, 1876. One page, measuring 7.5 x 4.75", with blue circular stamp - "Post Fort Vancouver" - appearing on lower margin. By command of General Sherman. Slightly yellowed with two tiny… (337-191) SOLD. Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $150.00


SOLD

CIVIL WAR PROJECTILES II SMALL ARMS & FIELD ARTILLERY with supplement

CIVIL WAR PROJECTILES II SMALL ARMS & FIELD ARTILLERY with supplement

By W. Reid McKee & M.E. Mason, Jr.  1995 memorial reprint from Publisher’s Press of Orange, VA, dedicated to the authors who have both passed away.  Originally published in 1971, re-printed in… (804-323) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF P.H. SHERIDAN

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,… (450-65) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

A MANUAL OF MILITARY SURGERY FOR THE USE OF SURGEONS IN THE CONFEDERATE ARMY

A MANUAL OF MILITARY SURGERY FOR THE USE OF SURGEONS IN THE CONFEDERATE ARMY

By J. Julian Chishom, M.D. Published by Morningside House, Dayton, OH., 1983. [Reprint of the 1864 edition, 3rd revised] 529pp., 26 plates. Black glazed cloth, 9.25 x6.25”, with ills. Flag cover… (804-595) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

THE LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES OF GENERAL AMBROSE E. BURNSIDE

THE LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES OF GENERAL AMBROSE E. BURNSIDE

By Ben Perley Poore. Published by J.A. & R.A. Reid, Providence, R.I., 1882. 448pp., ills.. Half lea., 9.25 x 6.25. Speckled edges, raised bands, gilt cover & spine lettering. Exhibits light… (804-420) SOLD. Learn More »

$90.00
SOLD

AUGUSTA SAVINGS BANK 10 CENT CERTIFICATE OF DEPOSIT

AUGUSTA SAVINGS BANK 10 CENT CERTIFICATE OF DEPOSIT

Dated Dec. 2, 1861. Signed in ink by the bank president. Paper is thin and soft from wear. Cannon at center; leaf & scroll design along left edge. Reverse has a list of the names of the managers… (L13987) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

ROME, GEORGIA EMPIRE BANK 10 CENT NOTE

ROME, GEORGIA EMPIRE BANK 10 CENT NOTE

Dated Nov. 6, 1862. “Redeemable at the Empire Bank, Rome, Ga., in Confederate Notes, when the sum of five dollars is presented.”  Printed at Mason’s Job Office, Rome, GA. Light staining at… (L13989) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

HISTORY OF THE NEW HAMPSHIRE SURGEONS IN THE REBELLION

HISTORY OF THE NEW HAMPSHIRE SURGEONS IN THE REBELLION

By Granville. P Conn. Published by the New Hampshire Association of Miltary Surgeon, 1906. Concord, NH, 1906. 558pp., Blue glazed cloth, 9.5 x 6.25”, w/gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light wear at… (804-580) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

1864 ALS GEN. HIRAM DURYEA, 5TH NEW YOUR ZOUAVES

1864 ALS GEN. HIRAM DURYEA, 5TH NEW YOUR ZOUAVES

This 1 ¼ page letter, written in ink on an 8x10” sheet of lined paper, is dated “Brooklyn Feb 22d 1864.” It is a letter of recommendation for Charles Higgins, who was serving in Co. B, 1st New… (475-208) SOLD. Learn More »

1861 ALS NEW YORK GOVERNOR AND LATER MAJ. GEN. EDWIN D. MORGAN

1861 ALS NEW YORK GOVERNOR AND LATER MAJ. GEN. EDWIN D. MORGAN

2 page letter, 7 ¾” x 10 ½”, in ink, on imprinted letter sheet, with New York State seal. Letter is directed to Major General Charles W. Sandford, New York City.  Both sheets are in very fine… (475-206) SOLD. Learn More »

POST-CIVIL WAR ALS GEN. FRANCIS C. BARLOW

POST-CIVIL WAR ALS GEN. FRANCIS C. BARLOW

2 ½ pages, 5x8”, in ink, on imprinted letter sheet.  “Office of Bliss & Cadwalader, / Attorneys and Counsellors, / No. 45 William Street, / New York, Dec. 14th 1865”. The letter is one of… (475-207) SOLD. Learn More »

BANK OF VIRGINIA, STAUNTON, VIRGINIA $10 NOTE

BANK OF VIRGINIA, STAUNTON, VIRGINIA $10 NOTE

Bank of Virginia, Staunton, Virginia. $10 note, serial number 186, featuring overseer and slave.  Dated 4/1/1860. AU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-998) SOLD. Learn More »

CENTRAL BANK OF VIRGINIA, STAUNTON, VIRGINIA $5 NOTE

CENTRAL BANK OF VIRGINIA, STAUNTON, VIRGINIA $5 NOTE

Central Bank of Virginia, Staunton, Virginia. $5 note, serial number 3843, featuring three maidens.  Dated 8/6/1860. VG condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (173-997) SOLD. Learn More »

VIRGINIA TREASURY NOTE, RICHMOND, VIRGINIA $50 NOTE

VIRGINIA TREASURY NOTE, RICHMOND, VIRGINIA $50 NOTE

Virginia Treasury Note, Richmond, Virginia. $50 note, serial number 2880, featuring three maidens.  Dated 10/15/1862. AU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (173-996) SOLD. Learn More »

BANK OF EAST TENNESSEE, KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE $2 NOTE

BANK OF EAST TENNESSEE, KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE $2 NOTE

Bank of East Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee.  $2 note, serial number 3806, featuring maidens.  Dated 1/1/1855. F/VF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-989) SOLD. Learn More »

BANK OF HAMBURG, SOUTH CAROLINA $5 NOTE

BANK OF HAMBURG, SOUTH CAROLINA $5 NOTE

Bank of Hamburg, South Carolina. $5 note, serial number 280, featuring a slave. Dated 9/17/1860. FINE condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (173-979) SOLD. Learn More »

BANK OF SOUTH CAROLINA, SOUTH CAROLINA $10 NOTE

BANK OF SOUTH CAROLINA, SOUTH CAROLINA $10 NOTE

Bank of South Carolina, South Carolina. $10 note, serial number 11, featuring a ship. Dated 8/9/1857. VF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON… (173-978) SOLD. Learn More »

BANK OF SOUTH CAROLINA, SOUTH CAROLINA $5 NOTE

BANK OF SOUTH CAROLINA, SOUTH CAROLINA $5 NOTE

Bank of South Carolina, South Carolina. $5 note, serial number 617, featuring a Revolutionary War soldier. Dated 8/9/1857. VF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (173-977) SOLD. Learn More »

ANTIQUE MEDICAL INSTRUMENTS

ANTIQUE MEDICAL INSTRUMENTS

By Elisabeth Bennon. Reprint of the 1979 Sotheby’s Edition. Published by the University of California, Berkeley, CA, 1986. 355pp., ills., dj. Green cloth, measuring 10 x 9”, with gilt spine… (804-607) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

LINCOLN IN PHOTOGRAPHS: AN ALBUM IN EVERY KNOWN POSE

LINCOLN IN PHOTOGRAPHS: AN ALBUM IN EVERY KNOWN POSE

By Charles Hamilton and Lloyd Ostendorf. Published by University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, OK, 1963. 371pp. Ills.  Classic reference work. An absolute must for serious Lincoln… (804-135) SOLD. Learn More »

THE STORY OF THE BALTIMORE AND OHIO RAILROAD, 1827-1927

THE STORY OF THE BALTIMORE AND OHIO RAILROAD, 1827-1927

By Edward Hungerford.  Published by G.P. Putnam’s Son, New York, 1928.  2 volumes. 365, 372 pp., ills. Black glazed cloth, 9.5 x 6.5”, with gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light wear at the… (804-100) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

HISTORY OF THE WAR FOR THE UNION - CIVIL, MILITARY AND NAVAL

HISTORY OF THE WAR FOR THE UNION - CIVIL, MILITARY AND NAVAL

By E.A. Duyckinck. Published by Johnson, Fry & Company, New York, 1861-65. Three volumes. 620, 660, 642pp., ills. Half Moroccan lea., burgundy cloth, measuring 11 x 9”, with gilt edges, raised… (804-277) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE IMPRINTS: A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SOUTHERN PUBLICATIONS FROM SECESSION TO SURRENDER

CONFEDERATE IMPRINTS: A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SOUTHERN PUBLICATIONS FROM SECESSION TO SURRENDER

By T. Micheal Parrish & Robert M. Willingham Jr. Published by Jenkins & Foster, Austin, TX, no date. Front eps presentation inscription by author “Mike Parrish/ 15 December 1987”. 991pp.,… (804-310) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

MILITARY HISTORY OF GENERAL U.S. GRANT

MILITARY HISTORY OF GENERAL U.S. GRANT

By Adam Badeau. Published by D. Appleton & Co., NY, 1885.  Three vols. - 683, 591, 733pp., maps. Blue glazed cloth, measuring 8.875 X 6.25”, with black trim & gilt cover and spine… (804-291) SOLD. Learn More »

1861 SOLDIER LETTER – LEWIS M. PRALL, 1ST REGIMENT PENNSYLVANIA RESERVES (30TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY)

1861 SOLDIER LETTER – LEWIS M. PRALL, 1ST REGIMENT PENNSYLVANIA RESERVES (30TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY)

6 page letter in pencil, on full color patriotic stationary with Pennsylvania state seal and woman waving the US flag with the motto, “For The Union” (4 pp). The final two pages are on the front… (475-202) SOLD. Learn More »

CSA T-68 $10 NOTE

CSA T-68 $10 NOTE

Front with mounted soldiers on horses pulling a caisson and cannon. R.M.T. Hunter at right. Double-side printed paper bill is not canceled. Circular medallion and bust image at the right edge and a… (282-351) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

NICE FRAGMENT OF A CONFEDERATE 4.52 IN 12POUND CASE SHOT SHELL - GETTYSBURG

NICE FRAGMENT OF A CONFEDERATE 4.52 IN 12POUND CASE SHOT SHELL - GETTYSBURG

This is the top portion of a Confederate 12-pound case shot shell. It meas. approx. 5.00 x 4.00 inches. At center is the copper paper time fuse adapter while one side has half of the threaded hole for… (173-1878) SOLD. Learn More »

LARGE FRAGMENT OF A US 2.9 INCH 10 POUNDER PARROTT SHELL - GETTYSBURG

LARGE FRAGMENT OF A US 2.9 INCH 10 POUNDER PARROTT SHELL - GETTYSBURG

This fragment meas. approx. 7.50 inches long x 4.25 inches at its widest point. The fragment section is from the area of the nose of the shell and displays part of the fuse-hole and threads. The… (173-1879) SOLD. Learn More »

[GERMAN LANGUAGE] DAS LEBEN ABRAHAM LINCOLNS

[GERMAN LANGUAGE] DAS LEBEN ABRAHAM LINCOLNS

By Frank Crosby and Prof. Carl Theodor Eben. Published by Verlag von John F Potter, Philadelphia. 1865. 496pp. Brown glazed cloth, measuring 7.5 x 5.5”, with black cover trim & gilt spine… (804-23) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

LIFE OF GENERAL HANCOCK MAJOR-GENERAL, U.S.A.

LIFE OF GENERAL HANCOCK MAJOR-GENERAL, U.S.A.

Written by FREDERICK E. GOODRICH, detailing his childhood, youth, and education, military career, social and domestic life. Published in BOSTON: BY B.B. RUSSELL, 57 CORNHILL. 1886. Also included is a… (B4838) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

DUG GEORGIA BUTTON WITH MINTZER 1861 MAKER’S MARK

DUG GEORGIA BUTTON WITH MINTZER 1861 MAKER’S MARK

Tice’s GA203A1, Albert’s GA2. This dug Georgia state seal button is in good dug condition. The face is free of any pushes or dents. About 30% of the gilt remains. Mostly in the lower areas. The… (R20498) SOLD. Learn More »

FINE THREE-SCREW M1860 ARMY COLT REVOLVER

FINE THREE-SCREW M1860 ARMY COLT REVOLVER

This cap and ball percussion sidearm is a complete Civil War Colt Model 1860 Army revolver in fine condition. In production from 1860 through 1873, these handguns were the successor to the Colt Third… (G3292) SOLD. Learn More »

FIRST ANNUAL REPORT OF THE U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION FOR THE ARMY AND THE NAVY

FIRST ANNUAL REPORT OF THE U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION FOR THE ARMY AND THE NAVY

Philadelphia, 1863. 128 pp., green cover wraps, bound in black cloth, with black gilt lettering, 9.5 x 6.5”. Green pamphlet cover slightly chipped at the extremities, small “discarded” stamp… (804-601) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

US P1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED ON EAST CEMETERY HILL

US P1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED ON EAST CEMETERY HILL

Both iron hooks intact, along with lead back with inventory number 787. Slight wave along edge. Once part of the Jennie Wade/Soldiers National Museum since C1902. This item was originally part of the… (R20430) SOLD. Learn More »

PAIR OF 71ST PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBONS

PAIR OF 71ST PENNSYLVANIA REUNION RIBBONS

The first, larger badge is for a joint reunion of the 71st Pennsylvania Infantry (known as the California Regiment), and Pickett’s Division at Gettysburg on July 2 – 4 in 1887.  The 71st PA… (M24035) SOLD. Learn More »

W.H. TIPTON STEREOSCOPE CARD OF BATTLEFIELD OF GETTYSBURG

W.H. TIPTON STEREOSCOPE CARD OF BATTLEFIELD OF GETTYSBURG

This view is of Major General Winfield Scott Hancock being loaded into an ambulance, surrounded by his staff, after being wounded on the field at Gettysburg on July 3 1863. This card was produced in a… (P13352) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

VERY FINE, ORIGINAL M1860 SPENCER RIFLE IDENTIFIED TO DAVID PETTIT, 6TH INDEPENDENT COMPANY, OHIO SHARPSHOOTERS

VERY FINE, ORIGINAL M1860 SPENCER RIFLE IDENTIFIED TO DAVID PETTIT, 6TH INDEPENDENT COMPANY, OHIO SHARPSHOOTERS

This original Civil War longarm is a M1860 Spencer repeating rifle. Identification of the soldier is stamped on the rifle itself and indicates this longarm was used and later owned by Private David S.… (G3293) SOLD. Learn More »

NICE CONFEDERATE BRASS CAVALRY SPUR FROM GETTYSBURG MUSEUM COLLECTION

NICE CONFEDERATE BRASS CAVALRY SPUR FROM GETTYSBURG MUSEUM COLLECTION

This untouched spur, complete with moveable iron rowel, still has the original leather strap and iron roller buckle. Brass has never been cleaned. Museum number 904. Once part of the Jennie… (R20427) SOLD. Learn More »

SINGLE WOOD DRUM STICK FROM GETTYSBURG MUSEUM COLLECTION

SINGLE WOOD DRUM STICK FROM GETTYSBURG MUSEUM COLLECTION

Once part of the Jennie Wade/Soldiers National Museum C1902. Measures 17 ½ inches long and ¾ inches wide at the end. Excellent condition with museum number 555. This item was originally part of the… (M24028) SOLD. Learn More »

IDENTIFIED, M1843 NORTH-HALL BREECHLOADING PERCUSSION CARBINE

IDENTIFIED, M1843 NORTH-HALL BREECHLOADING PERCUSSION CARBINE

Presented is a Civil War Model 1843 Hall-North .58 caliber, breechloading rifled barrel carbine identified to Corporal August Meise of the 3rd Illinois Cavalry Regiment. On September 24, 1861, the… (218-442) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,650.00
Originally $3,750.00


SOLD

CIVIL WAR SHARPS AND HANKINS MODEL 1862 CARBINE (2nd Model)

CIVIL WAR SHARPS AND HANKINS MODEL 1862 CARBINE (2nd Model)

Referred to as the Sharps & Hankins Model 1862 carbine, this weapon is a wartime .52 caliber, rimfire, breechloading firearm designed by Hartford, Connecticut native Christian Sharps. Some 8000… (218-405) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,800.00
Originally $1,850.00


SOLD

US BORMANN FUSE PUNCH

US BORMANN FUSE PUNCH

Nice clean example with a brass head and an iron blade and point. Blade has some light mottling but is otherwise very nice. Overall meas. is approx. 4.25 inches long. This punch was used for cutting… (785-75) SOLD. Learn More »

THE LIFE OF AMBROSE BURNSIDE, SOLDIER, CITIZEN, STATESMAN

THE LIFE OF AMBROSE BURNSIDE, SOLDIER, CITIZEN, STATESMAN

By Ben Perley Poore. Published by J.A. & R.A. Reid, Providence, RI, 1882. 444 pp., ills. Brown glazed cloth, 9.25 x 6.75”, with black trim and gilt cover and spine illustrations. Exhibits slight… (804-421) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

RECOLLECTIONS OF A REBEL SURGEON (AND OTHER SKETCHES), OR, IN THE DOCTOR’S SAPPY DAYS

RECOLLECTIONS OF A REBEL SURGEON (AND OTHER SKETCHES), OR, IN THE DOCTOR’S SAPPY DAYS

By Dr. F. E. Daniel. Published by Von Boeckmann, Schutze & Co., Austin, Texas, 1899. 264 pp., ills. Red glazed cloth, 8 x 5.5”, with black cover trim, & gilt cover and spine lettering.… (804-79) SOLD. Learn More »

$80.00
SOLD

US VENT PUNCH FOR 10 INCH MORTAR

US VENT PUNCH FOR 10 INCH MORTAR

Long iron punch that meas. approx. 22.25 inches overall. At top is a clipped corner square with a hole at center. One side is marked “WATERVLIET ARSENAL US” while the other is marked “12  M”… (785-73) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

MARKED US ARTILLERY GIMLET

MARKED US ARTILLERY GIMLET

Long iron gimlet that meas. approx. 23.75 inches overall. The gimlet is made of one piece of iron worked into a loop at the top and having a shaft that meas. approx. 21.50 inches long with a cut twist… (785-74) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

LATEST LIGHT ON ABRAHAM LINCOLN

LATEST LIGHT ON ABRAHAM LINCOLN

By Irvin Chapman. Published by Fleming H. Revel and Company, New York, 1917. 2 volumes. Front eps author autograph [“Author’s Special Autograph Edition”]. 274, 296 pp., ills. Blue glazed cloth,… (804-26) SOLD. Learn More »

$70.00
SOLD

GREEN GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR GLASS FROM 1902

GREEN GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR GLASS FROM 1902

Drinking glass made of a dark green glass that meas. approx. 4.00 inches high and 3.00 inches across the top. There is a fine line of gold decorating the lip while one side has “N. P. G. ENCAMPMENT… (635-71) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

RARE, TOWER-MARKED, BROWN-BESS PATTERN, BRITISH SHORT LAND MUSKET IN VERY GOOD-PLUS, ORIGINAL CONDITION

RARE, TOWER-MARKED, BROWN-BESS PATTERN, BRITISH SHORT LAND MUSKET IN VERY GOOD-PLUS, ORIGINAL CONDITION

This original, highly desired, unaltered flintlock longarm of the American Revolutionary War is a British Pattern 1769 / 1775 line infantry small arm known, in military terms, as the Short Land… (401-14) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1861 SPRINGFIELD TYPE MUSKET-CONTRACT TRENTON DATED 1863

MODEL 1861 SPRINGFIELD TYPE MUSKET-CONTRACT TRENTON DATED 1863

This example of the model 1861 58. Caliber, Springfield type rifle musket contracted to the U.S. Government by James T. Hodge & Addison M. Burt of the Trenton Locomotive and Machine Company,… (31-1534) SOLD. Learn More »

FULL STANDING WARTIME CDV VIEW OF GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER BY BRADY

FULL STANDING WARTIME CDV VIEW OF GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER BY BRADY

Nice clean crisp image of Custer as a Brigadier General. He is seen standing beside a table on which his slouch hat with star insignia rests. He is posed with one arm behind his back while the other… (365-09) SOLD. Learn More »

THE AMERICAN CONFLICT: A HISTORY

THE AMERICAN CONFLICT: A HISTORY

By Horace Greeley. Published by O.D. Case & Co., Hartford, 1864-66. 2 vols. 648, 792pp, maps, ills. Vol. 1 eps inscription: A.P. Tillinghast 1865.” Vol. 2 eps inscription: “William Perkins /… (804-294) SOLD. Learn More »

$80.00
SOLD

DUG GEORGIA COAT BUTTON WITH NO MAKER’S MARK

DUG GEORGIA COAT BUTTON WITH NO MAKER’S MARK

This dug Georgia state seal coat button is in good dug condition. The face is free of any pushes or dents. About 10% of the gilt remains. Mostly in the lower areas. The reverse has a depressed channel… (R20500) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY

HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY

By Robley Dunglison, MD. Published by Blanchard and Lea, Philadelphia, 1856. 8th edition revised and enlarged, in two volumes. Ex-lib, with faded, unobtrusive spine stickers. Front eps book plate,… (804-574) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

1964 HARDCOVER COPY OF “INSIDE LINCOLN’S ARMY”

1964 HARDCOVER COPY OF “INSIDE LINCOLN’S ARMY”

This volumes full title is “Inside Lincoln’s Army: The Diary of General Marsena Rudolph Patrick. Provost Marshall General, Army of the Potomac.” Book has the original dust jacket in excellent… (804-72) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

THE LIFE OF STONEWALL JACKSON

THE LIFE OF STONEWALL JACKSON

By  John Esten Cooke. [“A Virginian”]. Published by C.B. Richardson, NY, 1863. 305pp. Brown buckram, measuring 7.5 x 5.25”. Else Vg.  John Esten Cooke was the prominent Virginia litterateur… (804-306) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

SINGLE SHOT DERINGER

SINGLE SHOT DERINGER

This Deringer was produced by Slotter and Co. of Philadelphia, a company owned by former workmen of Henry Deringer. His pistols are identical to the ones made by Derringer between 1860 to 1869.… (31-1471) SOLD. Learn More »

FINE, IMPORTED M1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER & SCABBARD

FINE, IMPORTED M1860 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER & SCABBARD

This good-looking specimen is an original, imported, transition Model 1840 / 60 type, Civil War officer’s cavalry campaign-grade saber complete with its original steel metal scabbard. Manufactured… (E2483) SOLD. Learn More »

MEDICAL BOOKS ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON, 3RD OHIO VOLS. - ELEMENTS OF MATERIA MEDICIA AND THERAPEUTICS

MEDICAL BOOKS ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON, 3RD OHIO VOLS. - ELEMENTS OF MATERIA MEDICIA AND THERAPEUTICS

By Jonathan Pereira. Third American edition, enlarged and improved. Edited by Joseph Carson, MD. Published by Blanchard and Lea, Philadelphia, 1854. 2 volumes. Front eps contains following penciled… (804-578) SOLD. Learn More »

LECTURES ON THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF PHYSIC

LECTURES ON THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF PHYSIC

By Thomas Watson, MD, with additions by D. Francis Condie, MD.. Published by Blanchard and Lea, Philadelphia, 1858. Front eps signature “F.A. Grune.” 1224pp., with 185 ills. Full calf, measuring… (804-589) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

HISTORY OF THE 9TH NEW YORK CAVALRY. WAR OF 1861 TO 1865

HISTORY OF THE 9TH NEW YORK CAVALRY. WAR OF 1861 TO 1865

By Newell Cheney, Captain and Brevet Major. Poland Center, NY. Printed by Martin Merz & Son, Jamestown, NY. Front eps inscription: “Louis James/ Cherry Creek/NY/ Pvt. Co. K/ 9th N.Y. Cav. Dec.… (804-447) SOLD. Learn More »

THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

By Ward Hill Lamon. Published by James R. Osgood, Boston, 1872. 547pp., ills. Green buckram cloth, measuring, 9.5 x 7”, with gilt cover & spine lettering. Exhibit light wear at the extremities… (804-392) SOLD. Learn More »

STARR CARBINE ID’D TO A ‘GALVANIZED-YANKEE’ IN COMPANY K, 3rd REGIMENT, ARKANSAS VOLUNTEER CAVALRY (US)

STARR CARBINE ID’D TO A ‘GALVANIZED-YANKEE’ IN COMPANY K, 3rd REGIMENT, ARKANSAS VOLUNTEER CAVALRY (US)

Presented is an original Civil War Starr percussion carbine identified and used by Federal trooper Private Alfred M. Hensley of the 3rd Arkansas Volunteer Cavalry regiment (US). Alfred Hensley,… (154-526) SOLD. Learn More »

WOOD’S THERAPEUTICS & PHARMACOLOGY - A TREATISE ON THERAPEUTICS AND PHARMACOLOGY ON MATERIA MEDICA

WOOD’S THERAPEUTICS & PHARMACOLOGY - A TREATISE ON THERAPEUTICS AND PHARMACOLOGY ON MATERIA MEDICA

BY George B. Wood, M.D. Published by J.B. Lippincott and Co., Philadelphia, 1856. 2 vols. with inked presentation inscription , vol. 1 endpapers, from “J.W. Bullock” to “Dr. Edward Wood”. 840… (804-577) SOLD. Learn More »

DUNGLISON’S MEDICAL DICTIONARY - A MEDICAL DICTIONARY OF MEDICAL SCIENCE

DUNGLISON’S MEDICAL DICTIONARY - A MEDICAL DICTIONARY OF MEDICAL SCIENCE

By Robley Dunglison. Published by Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia, 1865. Revised Edition. 1047pp. Front eps owner label, “Walter Alden/ Cincinnti, Sept. 13, 1866.” Full calf, measuring 9.25 X… (804-576) SOLD. Learn More »

IRON ENGLISH SWIVEL GUN WITH ORIGINAL YOKE

IRON ENGLISH SWIVEL GUN WITH ORIGINAL YOKE

This is a well-made swivel gun with crown relief on top of first reinforce. Banded tapered tube measures 29” and about 34 ½” including cascabel. Measures 10” wide at trunnions with a 15”… (715-06) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS 4.52” 12 LB. CANISTER PLATE RECOVERED ON EAST CEMETERY HILL, GETTYSBURG – SOLDIER’S NATIONAL MUSEUM COLLECTION

US/CS 4.52” 12 LB. CANISTER PLATE RECOVERED ON EAST CEMETERY HILL, GETTYSBURG – SOLDIER’S NATIONAL MUSEUM COLLECTION

Rusted but complete. Museum accession number “567” on edge. The item offered here was originally part of the Jennie Wade Museum which was a collection of Gettysburg battlefield and battle related… (R20477) SOLD. Learn More »

$89.50
SOLD

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S SASH

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S SASH

Sash is complete length with acorn and tassels on each end. The body of the sash has some small scattered pulls. Near the center there is a pull about 6 inches long but this is the largest. There is… (M24031) SOLD. Learn More »

CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS

CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS

A complete set of three volume additions of Casey’s Infantry Tactics [By Authority] of August 1862. Hard-bound cloth covered bindings with gold lettering and American eagle impressed motifs both in… (804-02) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. ARMY MEDICAL DEPARTMENT/ REGISTER AND PRESCRIPTION BOOK FOR CO. I, 138TH REGIMENT PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS, 2ND BRIGADE, 3RD DIVISION, 6TH CORPS

U.S. ARMY MEDICAL DEPARTMENT/ REGISTER AND PRESCRIPTION BOOK FOR CO. I, 138TH REGIMENT PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS, 2ND BRIGADE, 3RD DIVISION, 6TH CORPS

Front cover ink dated, “Dec. 5 1864/ C.E. Cady/ Surgeon.”, and below “G.F. Croft”. Book measures 8 x 5.5”, w/lined pages, unnumbered. Lettered leather covers, both worn and soiled. Front… (804-611) SOLD. Learn More »

EXCELLENT 1913 SMALL SOUVENIR 'STANHOPE' OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

EXCELLENT 1913 SMALL SOUVENIR 'STANHOPE' OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Excellent, mid-19th century ‘stanhope’ souvenir commemorates the famous Battle of Gettysburg with a view of Devil’s Den. Image is titled “Devils Den Location / Confederate Sharpshooters.… (422-144) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

EXCELLENT, ORIGINAL THUER’S PATENT .44 CAL. BRASS CARTRIDGE

EXCELLENT, ORIGINAL THUER’S PATENT .44 CAL. BRASS CARTRIDGE

This Thuer’s Patent metallic cartridge is a non-dug, .44 caliber specimen centerfire cartridge in excellent original condition. The Thuer casing is made of two parts, a tapered brass cylindrical… (186-33) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

EXCELLENT, ORIGINAL THUER’S PATENT .31 CAL. BRASS CARTRIDGE

EXCELLENT, ORIGINAL THUER’S PATENT .31 CAL. BRASS CARTRIDGE

This Thuer’s Patent metallic cartridge is a non-dug, .31 caliber specimen centerfire cartridge in excellent original condition. The Thuer casing is made of two parts, a tapered brass cylindrical… (186-29) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

EXCELLENT, ORIGINAL THUER’S PATENT .36 CAL. BRASS CARTRIDGE

EXCELLENT, ORIGINAL THUER’S PATENT .36 CAL. BRASS CARTRIDGE

This Thuer’s Patent metallic cartridge is a non-dug, .36 caliber specimen centerfire cartridge in excellent original condition. The Thuer casing is made of two parts, a tapered brass cylindrical… (M22112) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

VIRGINIA $5 NOTE

VIRGINIA $5 NOTE

State of Virginia, Bank of the Commonwealth $5 note in excellent condition. Tobacco traders at center; George Washington at lower left.  Dated 9 July, 1861. Letter B. Serial number 2419. Not cut… (783-174) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

CSA T-68 $10 NOTE

CSA T-68 $10 NOTE

Bill is in excellent condition and is not cut canceled. Cut unevenly along top edge. Engraving is done in black with reddish-brown overlay. Central design is horse drawn artillery piece. Lower right… (783-173) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

IDENTIFIED, WARTIME M1859 McCLELLAN SADDLE

IDENTIFIED, WARTIME M1859 McCLELLAN SADDLE

Here is an original Model 1859 McClellan saddle first used by United States mounted troops during the Civil War. In very good condition overall, this wartime cavalry saddle is partially identified to… (766-10) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAGMENT OF A 3 INCH REED SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

FRAGMENT OF A 3 INCH REED SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

This shell fragment meas. approx. 4.50 inches long by 2.75 inches wide. The fragment appears to come from the side near the top of the shell as the raised bourrelet that runs in this area can easily… (173-1649) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

NICE SIZED FRAGMENT OF A 3 INCH SCHENKL SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

NICE SIZED FRAGMENT OF A 3 INCH SCHENKL SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

This shell fragment meas. approx. 6.00 inches long by 2.50 inches wide. Clearly visible is a portion of the upper body section of the shell and part of the narrower lower section. Three of the several… (173-1648) SOLD. Learn More »

$47.50
SOLD

CONFEDERATE BRASS FUSE PLUG WITH REMAINS OF THE PAPER TIME FUSE FROM GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE BRASS FUSE PLUG WITH REMAINS OF THE PAPER TIME FUSE FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a complete Confederate brass fuse plug in good condition. It has discolored some from age but all the threads are present as are the two wrench holes at top. Also visible in the fuse hole is… (173-1597) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

US ZINC PARROTT FUSE ADAPTER FROM GETTYSBURG

US ZINC PARROTT FUSE ADAPTER FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a complete US 2.9 inch, 10 pounder Parrott zinc fuse plug in good condition. It has discolored some from age but all the threads are present as are the two wrench holes at top. This item was… (173-1598) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY MORTAR FUSE

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY MORTAR FUSE

This mortar fuse has a tapered wooden body that meas. approx. 9.50 inches long and is 1.75 inches across the top tapering down to 1.00 inch at the bottom. There is no label present at… (R20380) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

ENFIELD SERGEANT’S GUN TOOL

ENFIELD SERGEANT’S GUN TOOL

This tool consists of a nipple wrench and two different sized screwdriver heads as well as a mainspring vice and an unscrewable top that reveals an oil repository. Tool is complete and in good… (75-675) SOLD. Learn More »

COMPLETE TIN OF MAYNARD TAPE PRIMERS

COMPLETE TIN OF MAYNARD TAPE PRIMERS

Small cylindrical tin that meas. approx. 2.50 inches high with the lid. Inside are nine Maynard tape primers still in the original wrappers and one that is unwrapped. All are in excellent… (362-634) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF THREE WHITE SLAVE CHILDREN

CDV OF THREE WHITE SLAVE CHILDREN

This image is one of several that were popular during the war showing white children who, because of their African-American blood and mixed racial heritage, had been held as slaves in New Orleans. The… (195-137) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF REBECCA THE SLAVE GIRL

CDV OF REBECCA THE SLAVE GIRL

This image is one of several that were popular during the war showing white children who, because of their African-American blood and mixed racial heritage had been held as slaves in New Orleans. The… (195-136) SOLD. Learn More »

STEREOVIEW OF MEADE’S HEADQUARTERS AT GETTYSBURG ID’D TO 5TH CONNECTICUT SOLDIER

STEREOVIEW OF MEADE’S HEADQUARTERS AT GETTYSBURG ID’D TO 5TH CONNECTICUT SOLDIER

This stereo image shows a view of Meade’s Headquarters along the Taneytown Road. The view is looking west from the road and shows the house partially obscured by small trees. The image is clean and… (635-72) SOLD. Learn More »

TENNESSEANS IN THE CIVIL WAR

TENNESSEANS IN THE CIVIL WAR

A Military History of Confederate and Union units with available rosters of personnel. In two parts. Published by Civil War Centennial Commission, Nashville, TN, 1964-1965. Two Volumes. 471, 608pp.… (804-201) SOLD. Learn More »

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF GEN’L W.T. SHERMAN

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF GEN’L W.T. SHERMAN

Published by Charles L. Webster, NY, 1890. First Trade Edition. 2 Volumes. Green glazed cloth, measuring 6.25 x 6.25, with gilt cover & spine lettering & four star shoulder straps. Exhibits… (804-304) SOLD. Learn More »

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF U.S. GRANT

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF U.S. GRANT

Published by Charles L. Webster & Co, NY, 1885. 1st trade edition. 2 volumes. 584, 647 pp., maps and ills. Green glazed cloth, measuring 6.5 x 9.5”, w/gilt embossed covers & spine lettering,… (804-69) SOLD. Learn More »

VALLEY BANK, HAGERSTOWN, MARYLAND, $20 NOTE

VALLEY BANK, HAGERSTOWN, MARYLAND, $20 NOTE

Valley Bank, Hagerstown, Maryland. $20 note, serial number 238, featuring two men carrying a woman. Dated 1/31/1855. XF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (173-935) SOLD. Learn More »

LARGE SHELL FRAGMENT FROM GETTYSBURG

LARGE SHELL FRAGMENT FROM GETTYSBURG

This is the top section of a 12 pound spherical shell with the Bormann fuse blown out but the under-plug still remaining. The fragment meas. approx. 3.75 inches across. This fragment was recovered by… (173-1789) SOLD. Learn More »

SMALL LOT OF THREE PERCUSSION CAPS FROM GETTYSBURG

SMALL LOT OF THREE PERCUSSION CAPS FROM GETTYSBURG

This lot consists of two fired and one unfired percussion caps from the old Rosensteel family collection. They were recovered by the late Gettysburg resident John Cullison and passed by him to the… (173-1790) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

LOT OF FOUR UN-FIRED PERCUSSION CAPS RECOVERED FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD; GETTYSBURG ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

LOT OF FOUR UN-FIRED PERCUSSION CAPS RECOVERED FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD; GETTYSBURG ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

As stated in the title this is a lot of 4 un-fired percussion caps for the musket or carbine. These items were recovered by the late Gettysburg resident John Cullison on East Cavalry Field and passed… (173-1739) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.50
SOLD

LOT OF THREE FIRED PERCUSSION CAPS RECOVERED FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD; GETTYSBURG ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

LOT OF THREE FIRED PERCUSSION CAPS RECOVERED FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD; GETTYSBURG ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

As stated in the title this is a lot of 3 fired percussion caps for the musket or carbine. These items were recovered by the late Gettysburg resident John Cullison on East Cavalry Field and passed by… (173-1749) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

PAIR OF CDV’S RELATING TO COLONEL HENRY S. RUSSELL OF THREE MASSACHUSETTS REGIMENTS

PAIR OF CDV’S RELATING TO COLONEL HENRY S. RUSSELL OF THREE MASSACHUSETTS REGIMENTS

The CDV’s in this group relate to Colonel Henry Sturgis Russell who served in the 2nd Massachusetts Infantry, 2nd Massachusetts Cavalry and 5th Massachusetts Cavalry. The first image in the group is… (408-22) SOLD. Learn More »

PACK OF 4 SECOND FUSES FROM FRANKFORD ARSENAL DATED 1863

PACK OF 4 SECOND FUSES FROM FRANKFORD ARSENAL DATED 1863

This pack is not in perfect condition but it is un-used and would work well in an artillery display. The wooden container is complete and all five fuses are present. The back, top and bottom of the… (727-39) SOLD. Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

THE RISE AND FALL OF THE CONFEDERATE GOVERNMENT

THE RISE AND FALL OF THE CONFEDERATE GOVERNMENT

By Jefferson Davis. Published Garret & Massie, Richmond, ND [1940s]. 2 vols.  Front eps presentation inscription in both volumes, dated Christmas 1945. 604, 675 pp., maps, ills. Gray cloth,… (804-115) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR LEATHER FLAP HOLSTER FOR COLT REVOLVERS

CIVIL WAR LEATHER FLAP HOLSTER FOR COLT REVOLVERS

Hard to find, this early, 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… (M24000) SOLD. Learn More »

LEAD POKER CHIP MADE FROM A BULLET RECOVERED IN THE VALLEY OF DEATH – GETTYSBURG ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

LEAD POKER CHIP MADE FROM A BULLET RECOVERED IN THE VALLEY OF DEATH – GETTYSBURG ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

Flattened circular lead disc that could have been used as a poker chip or a coat-tail weight by an officer. This item was recovered by the late Gettysburg resident John Cullison in the Valley of Death… (173-1720) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.50
SOLD

BRASS THIMBLE FROM SEWING KIT RECOVERED IN THE VALLEY OF DEATH – GETTYSBURG ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

BRASS THIMBLE FROM SEWING KIT RECOVERED IN THE VALLEY OF DEATH – GETTYSBURG ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

Small brass thimble from a soldier’s sewing kit or “housewife.” Item is small but in good condition with a nice light patina to its surface. This item was recovered by the late Gettysburg… (173-1725) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.50
SOLD

REMAINS OF EYEGLASSES FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD, GETTYSBURG

REMAINS OF EYEGLASSES FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD, GETTYSBURG

Remains of a pair of eyeglasses that consists of the nose bridge, one lens and one arm. The frame is made of brass and has a nice green patina. The lens is still intact and not cracked. This item was… (173-1751) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

REMAINS CAVALRY STIRRUP FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD, GETTYSBURG

REMAINS CAVALRY STIRRUP FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD, GETTYSBURG

Relic condition iron stirrup with an hour-glass shaped cutout in the pedestal. The yoke is broken at the top but some remains on each side. Rust is still scaly. This item was recovered by the late… (173-1750) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

CAVALRY SADDLE SHIELD FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD, GETTYSBURG

CAVALRY SADDLE SHIELD FROM EAST CAVALRY FIELD, GETTYSBURG

Very nice complete saddle shield with raised lettering that reads “12 INCH SEAT.” Item is in wonderful relic condition with a pleasing patina that makes the raised lettering really stand out. This… (173-1740) SOLD. Learn More »

$89.50
SOLD

BEAUTIFUL MAKER MARKED & INSPECTED EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED IN SNAKE GREEK GAP

BEAUTIFUL MAKER MARKED & INSPECTED EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED IN SNAKE GREEK GAP

The face of this Pattern 1826 eagle breast plate has a wonderful olive patina over the entire surface. The face is in near perfect condition with no dings or scratches. The reverse has 100% of the… (785-159) SOLD. Learn More »

BARBARA FRITCHIE: A STUDY

BARBARA FRITCHIE: A STUDY

By Caroline H. Dall. Published by Roberts Brothers, Boston, MA, 1892. 99pp. Green cloth, measuring 5.5 x 8”, with gilt cover and spine lettering. Exhibits slight wear at the extremities. Else… (804-406) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

PHOTOGRAPHIC ATLAS OF CIVIL WAR INJURIES

PHOTOGRAPHIC ATLAS OF CIVIL WAR INJURIES

Photographs of Surgical Cases and Specimens, Otis Historical Archives. First Edition. Edited by Bradley P. Bengston, M.D., and Julian E. Kuz, M.D. Published by Medical Staff Press, Grand Rapids, MI,… (804-605) SOLD. Learn More »

CAMP KNIFE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

CAMP KNIFE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Rusted iron knife meas. approx. 8.50 inches long in total with a blade that is approx. 5.00 inches long. The handle area has three studs that once held a wooden handle in place. One side retains only… (173-1752) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

NEW YORK CUFF BUTTON FROM 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL AT GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK CUFF BUTTON FROM 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL AT GETTYSBURG

Three piece New York cuff button with an eagle perched on an Excelsior shield surrounded by stars and the word “EXCELSIOR” across the bottom. The face is in good condition with some of the… (R20485) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

NEW YORK COAT BUTTON FROM 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL AT GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK COAT BUTTON FROM 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL AT GETTYSBURG

Three piece New York coat button with an eagle perched on an Excelsior shield surrounded by stars and the word “EXCELSIOR” across the bottom. The face has a minor push and some of the original… (R20482) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

NEW YORK COAT BUTTON FROM 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL AT GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK COAT BUTTON FROM 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL AT GETTYSBURG

Three piece New York coat button with an eagle perched on an Excelsior shield surrounded by stars and the word “EXCELSIOR” across the bottom. The face has a severe push but a good bit of the… (R20478) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

NEW YORK CUFF BUTTON FROM 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL AT GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK CUFF BUTTON FROM 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL AT GETTYSBURG

Three piece New York cuff button with an eagle perched on an Excelsior shield surrounded by stars and the word “EXCELSIOR” across the bottom. The face is in good condition with some of the… (R20483) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

NEW YORK COAT BUTTON FROM 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL AT GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK COAT BUTTON FROM 2ND CORPS HOSPITAL AT GETTYSBURG

Three piece New York coat button with an eagle perched on an Excelsior shield surrounded by stars and the word “EXCELSIOR” across the bottom. The face is excellent with only minor discolorations.… (R20480) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

REMAINS OF BRASS HUNTING FLASK FROM GETTYSBURG

REMAINS OF BRASS HUNTING FLASK FROM GETTYSBURG

This item is one half of the brass body of a powder flask with hunting motif embossed on the surface. The hunting scene consists of a number of deer lounging or standing in the grass. The brass has a… (173-1718) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

IRON STIRRUP RECOVERED IN THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

IRON STIRRUP RECOVERED IN THE VALLEY OF DEATH, GETTYSBURG

Rusted iron stirrup in complete condition with yoke, arch and pedestal. This item was recovered in the famous “Valley of Death” at Gettysburg by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the… (173-1714) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

.58 CAL. WOODEN TOMPION

.58 CAL. WOODEN TOMPION

Wooden tompion for the .58 musket. This was used to plug the barrel of the weapon at the muzzle to keep moisture and dirt from getting in the bore. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (M23851) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

US .50 CALIBER SMITH PAPER CARTRIDGE

US .50 CALIBER SMITH PAPER CARTRIDGE

Used extensively in the Smith carbine, this ammunition specimen is a .50 caliber combustible cartridge in very good condition. The artifact has the conical bullet attached to a cartridge case made of… (M23818) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

US .69 CAL MINIE BALL CARTRIDGE

US .69 CAL MINIE BALL CARTRIDGE

Presented here is an original Federal .69 paper wrapped cartridge in excellent condition. The bullet is wrapped with the original brown paper and its accompanying powder charge is still encased within… (M23813) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

US .69 CAL ROUND MUSKET BALL CARTRIDGE

US .69 CAL ROUND MUSKET BALL CARTRIDGE

Presented here is an original Federal .69 paper wrapped cartridge in excellent condition. This artifact is considered a common type of ammunition used with smoothbore muzzleloaders prior to and during… (M23816) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

MEMOIRS OF “STONEWALL” JACKSON, BY HIS WIDOW MARY ANNA JACKSON

MEMOIRS OF “STONEWALL” JACKSON, BY HIS WIDOW MARY ANNA JACKSON

Published by Prentice Press, Louisville, KY, 1895. [Howes J-25] First edition. 647pp., sketches , ills. Green glazed cloth, measuring 10.75 x 7.75”, with embossed gilt portrait cover and spine.… (804-335) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE OFFICER CDV BY REES OF RICHMOND

CONFEDERATE OFFICER CDV BY REES OF RICHMOND

This CDV is a three-quarter seated view of a young Confederate 2nd Lieutenant. He is posed with one arm resting on a table next to him. He wears a light colored waist length jacket with matching light… (337-279) SOLD. Learn More »

US .58 CALIBER PAPER CARTRIDGE

US .58 CALIBER PAPER CARTRIDGE

Standard Civil War issue cartridge with .58 caliber Minie ball in the nose. Paper is in good condition with no rips or tears; green ink on one side of paper. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (M23803) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

US/CS .54 CALIBER ROUND PISTOL CARTRIDGE

US/CS .54 CALIBER ROUND PISTOL CARTRIDGE

Complete paper cartridge with round pistol ball in nose. One tear, approx.. 3/8” x 1/8”. Green ink on one side of paper. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (M23805) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

WINCHESTER THIRD MODEL 1873 LEVER-ACTION MUSKET AND BAYONET

WINCHESTER THIRD MODEL 1873 LEVER-ACTION MUSKET AND BAYONET

This popular, classic repeating firearm is an iron-framed, lever-action .44 caliber Winchester center fire Model 1873 repeating musket. Musket, which is in excellent-plus condition, has the standard… (740-339) SOLD. Learn More »

FINE CONDITION U.S. ENGINEERS' INSIGNIA

FINE CONDITION U.S. ENGINEERS' INSIGNIA

This Civil War era artifact is a rare and fine Federal engineer hat device. The rolled, thin, sheet-brass insignia is intricately stamped and depicts a medieval-style castle with two turrets that… (M23862) SOLD. Learn More »

.58 BALL PULLER FOR SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET

.58 BALL PULLER FOR SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET

This ball puller is in excellent condition with the threads in good shape. Tool was attached the end of the Springfield ramrod and used to extract projectiles from the barrel of the… (M23856) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US .58 RIFLE MUSKET WIPER

US .58 RIFLE MUSKET WIPER

This tool is to be attached to the threaded end of the ramrod and used to clean debris out of the barrel. Very good condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (M23858A) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISIANA, LOUISIANA, $2 NOTE

CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISIANA, LOUISIANA, $3 NOTE

Citizens' Bank of Louisiana, Louisiana. $3 note, featuring  a frontierman. Dated 1850’s. GEM condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-913) SOLD. Learn More »

CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISIANA, LOUISIANA, $2 NOTE

CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISIANA, LOUISIANA, $2 NOTE

Citizens' Bank of Louisiana, Louisiana. $2 note, featuring  a cotton bale. Dated 1850’s. GEM condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-912) SOLD. Learn More »

CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISIANA, LOUISIANA, $1 NOTE

CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISIANA, LOUISIANA, $1 NOTE

Citizens' Bank of Louisiana, Louisiana. $1 note, featuring  a schooner. Dated 1850’s. GEM condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-911) SOLD. Learn More »

PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF GENERAL NELSON A. MILES, SIGNED

PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF GENERAL NELSON A. MILES, SIGNED

Published by The Werner Company, Chicago, 1896. Front eps author presentation inscription, in ink: “For Mrs. Maude Lillian Berrie / with the compliments and best wishes / of Nelson Miles.” 591pp,… (804-336) SOLD. Learn More »

THE WEARING OF THE GRAY

THE WEARING OF THE GRAY

By John Esten Cooke. Published by E.B.Treat & Co., NY, 1867.  First Edition, rebound. 601pp., ills, measuring 9 x 6.5”. Green buckram with original brown cloth cover and spine & gilt… (804-77) SOLD. Learn More »

REMINISCENCES OF FORTS SUMTER AND MOULTRIE IN 1860’-61

REMINISCENCES OF FORTS SUMTER AND MOULTRIE IN 1860’-61

By Abner Doubleday. Published by Harper & Brother, NY, 1876. 184 pp. Blue buckram, measuring 7.25 x5.25”, gilt embossed cover & spine lettering. Exhibits very slight wear at the extremities.… (804-80) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1840 CAVALRY SABER

US MODEL 1840 CAVALRY SABER

Maker mark: “Ames Mfg. Co./Cabotville/1849”; Inspectors mark: “U.S. / W.D.” Medium-dark salt and pepper blade, ding free. Washer present. Hilt assembly tight and symmetrical. Brass work… (E2484) SOLD. Learn More »

IDENTIFIED NEW TESTAMENT – CHARLES J. BELL, 15TH VERMONT INFANTRY AND 1ST VERMONT CAVALRY; GOVERNOR OF VERMONT

IDENTIFIED NEW TESTAMENT – CHARLES J. BELL, 15TH VERMONT INFANTRY AND 1ST VERMONT CAVALRY; GOVERNOR OF VERMONT

1850 New Testament printed by the American Bible Society, New York. Measures 2 ¾” x 4 ½” x ¾”. The exterior has the usual thin leather cover with slip for holding a flap. Covers show rather… (B4837) SOLD. Learn More »

1899 SPANISH AMERICAN WAR SOUVENIR RIBBON

1899 SPANISH AMERICAN WAR SOUVENIR RIBBON

8” x 4 ¾” souvenir ribbon in the shape of a flag. Red, white and blue pieces of the Cuban flag are stitched together. An additional small ribbon is attached to the top with a small brass bar… (410-77) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

BRITISH .577 CAL. ENFIELD CARTRIDGE

BRITISH .577 CAL. ENFIELD CARTRIDGE

Long cylindrical paper cartridge with an Enfield bullet placed nose up in the bottom of the cartridge. The tied nose is pushed into the cavity of the bullet. The opposite end has a fold. Paper is in… (M23806) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

.58 CALIBER PAPER CARTRIDGE

.58 CALIBER PAPER CARTRIDGE

Standard Civil War issue cartridge with .58 caliber Minie ball in the nose. Paper is in good condition with no rips or tears; green ink on one side of paper. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (M23812) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

.54 CALIBER MINIE BALL PAPER CARTRIDGE

.54 CALIBER MINIE BALL PAPER CARTRIDGE

Complete paper cartridge with conical bullet in nose. No rips or tears. Green ink on one side of paper. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (M23804) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

SIGNATURE – BRIG. GEN. ROMEYN B. AYRES

SIGNATURE – BRIG. GEN. ROMEYN B. AYRES

Ink signature on small card measuring 3 ½” x 1 3/8”. “R B Ayres / Brig Genl”. Very fine conditioning; age yellowing to card, particularly at edges. Otherwise clean and fully legible. Romeyn… (L14598) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

.58 CAL. CS MINIE BALL - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

.58 CAL. CS MINIE BALL - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

Dropped condition. PLEASE DO NOT ASK FOR A SPECIFIC ITEM. From the private Gettysburg collection of Emily Rosensteel (Mrs. George D. Rosensteel) comes this outstanding assemblage of fired and dropped… (R17238) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

.44 SAVAGE PISTOL BULLET - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

.44 SAVAGE PISTOL BULLET - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

PLEASE DO NOT ASK FOR A SPECIFIC ITEM. Dropped condition. From the private Gettysburg collection of Emily Rosensteel (Mrs. George D. Rosensteel) comes this outstanding assemblage of fired and dropped… (R17232) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

PRINTED AND BOUND COPY OF GENERAL ORDER 316

PRINTED AND BOUND COPY OF GENERAL ORDER 316

This General Order is dated September 18, 1863 and runs approx. 100 pages. It lists hundreds of Union officers promoted since the publishing of General Order 181 on November 1, 1862. The last page… (731-404) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

1851 REPORT OF THE COLONEL OF ORDNANCE

1851 REPORT OF THE COLONEL OF ORDNANCE

This is an unbound twenty-four page report that appears to be taken from a larger book. The report covers funds expended, items gained by purchase and fabrications at arsenals, expenditures at… (731-411) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

92ND NEW YORK CAPTAIN’S PAY VOUCHER

92ND NEW YORK CAPTAIN’S PAY VOUCHER

When opened the document meas. approx. 15.75 inches long x 10.00 inches wide. The document is pre-printed and filled out in period ink that is very legible. The document is for pay of Captain Charles… (L14496) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.50
SOLD

RARE, M1881 U.S. ‘TRAPDOOR’ A.K.A. ‘FORAGER’ SHOTGUN

RARE, M1881 U.S. ‘TRAPDOOR’ A.K.A. ‘FORAGER’ SHOTGUN

Produced by the Springfield Armory circa 1881-1885, this centerfire, 20 gauge shotgun, serial number 1183, is one of only 1,376 such pieces produced. Most iron surfaces wear a flat dark plum patina… (172-3351) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR SPUR RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG HOSPITAL SITE

CIVIL WAR SPUR RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG HOSPITAL SITE

This relic brass spur has both of the keepers as well as the yoke and part of the rowel arm. The rowel itself and half of the arm is missing. The bayonet no longer retains its shape having been bent… (R20489) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

CIVIL WAR BURNSIDE CARTRIDGE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG HOSPITAL SITE

CIVIL WAR BURNSIDE CARTRIDGE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG HOSPITAL SITE

Cartridge is complete with brass casing and bullet. The surface has turned green and has a moderate build-up of dirt and crud. The bullet looks to have a crease in it where it was hit by the digger… (R20490) SOLD. Learn More »

$79.50
SOLD

1878 GENERAL ORDERS NO. 93 – GEN. GEORGE CUSTER MONUMENT AT WEST POINT

1878 GENERAL ORDERS NO. 93 – GEN. GEORGE CUSTER MONUMENT AT WEST POINT

Official military printing of “AN ACT authorizing the donation of twenty condemned bronze cannon to aid in the erection of a monument to the memory of General George A. Custer, at the Military… (337-282) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISANA, LOUISIANA, $100 NOTE

CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISANA, LOUISIANA, $100 NOTE

Citizens' Bank of Louisiana, Louisiana. $100 note. Dated 1850’s. CU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (173-910) SOLD. Learn More »

CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISANA, LOUSIANA, $100 NOTE

CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISANA, LOUSIANA, $100 NOTE

Citizens' Bank of Louisiana, Louisiana. $100 note, featuring the flag. Dated 1850’s. CU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (173-909) SOLD. Learn More »

CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISANA, LOUSIANA, $20 NOTE

CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISANA, LOUSIANA, $20 NOTE

Citizen Bank of Louisiana, Louisiana. $50 note,  featuring a sailor. Dated 6/30/1857. CU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (173-908) SOLD. Learn More »

CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISANA, LOUSIANA, $20 NOTE

CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISANA, LOUSIANA, $20 NOTE

Citizen Bank of Louisiana, Louisiana. $20 note, featuring republic with flag. Dated 1850’s. CU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-907) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF LOUISIANA, SHREVEPORT, LOUSIANA, $5 NOTE

STATE OF LOUISIANA, SHREVEPORT, LOUSIANA, $5 NOTE

  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM. FOR OUR POLICIES AND TERMS, CLICK ON ‘CONTACT… (173-906) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF LOUISIANA, SHREVEPORT, LOUSIANA, $5 NOTE

STATE OF LOUISIANA, SHREVEPORT, LOUSIANA, $5 NOTE

State of Louisiana, Shreveport, Louisiana. $5 note, featuring sailors.  Dated 6/30/1857. CU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-905) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF LOUISIANA, SHREVEPORT, LOUSIANA, $50 NOTE

STATE OF LOUISIANA, SHREVEPORT, LOUSIANA, $50 NOTE

State of Louisiana, Shreveport, Louisiana. $50 note, featuring a maiden. Dated 6/30/1857. CU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-904) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF LOUISIANA, SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA, $20 NOTE

STATE OF LOUISIANA, SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA, $20 NOTE

State of Louisiana, Shreveport, Louisiana. $20 note, featuring a sailor. Dated 6/30/1857. CU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-903) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF LOUISIANA, SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA, $10 NOTE

STATE OF LOUISIANA, SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA, $10 NOTE

State of Louisiana, Shreveport, Louisiana. $10 note, featuring Ben Franklin. Dated 6/30/1857. CU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-902) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF LOUISIANA, SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA, $5 NOTE

STATE OF LOUISIANA, SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA, $5 NOTE

State of Louisiana, Shreveport, Louisiana. $5 note, serial number 17590, featuring blue verso. Dated 2/24/1862. XF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-901) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF LOUISIANA, BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA, $2 NOTE

STATE OF LOUISIANA, BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA, $2 NOTE

State of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, Louisiana. $2 note, serial number 17590, featuring blue verso. Dated 2/24/1862. XF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-900) SOLD. Learn More »

FIRED AND “MUSHROOMED” WILLIAMS CLEANER BULLET - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

FIRED AND “MUSHROOMED” WILLIAMS CLEANER BULLET - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

Bullet that has been fired and hit an object, flattening it into a “mushroom” shape. From the private Gettysburg collection of Emily Rosensteel (Mrs. George D. Rosensteel) comes this outstanding… (R17223) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

FIRED AND “MUSHROOMED” US MINIE BALL - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

FIRED AND “MUSHROOMED” US MINIE BALL - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

Bullet that has been fired and hit an object, flattening it into a “mushroom” shape. From the private Gettysburg collection of Emily Rosensteel (Mrs. George D. Rosensteel) comes this outstanding… (R17221) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CARVED US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

CARVED US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

From the private Gettysburg collection of Emily Rosensteel (Mrs. George D. Rosensteel) comes this outstanding assemblage of fired and dropped lead Minie balls that were found at the Johns Farm in… (R17220) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

BULLET CARVED INTO A CHESS PIECE - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

BULLET CARVED INTO A CHESS PIECE - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

From the private Gettysburg collection of Emily Rosensteel (Mrs. George D. Rosensteel) comes this outstanding assemblage of fired and dropped lead Minie balls that were found at the Johns Farm in… (R17217) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CARVED US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

CARVED US .58 CAL. MINIE BALL - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

From the private Gettysburg collection of Emily Rosensteel (Mrs. George D. Rosensteel) comes this outstanding assemblage of fired and dropped lead Minie balls that were found at the Johns Farm in… (R17216) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

MARBLE - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

MARBLE - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

Off white with dark crisscrossing lines. From the private Gettysburg collection of Emily Rosensteel (Mrs. George D. Rosensteel) comes this outstanding assemblage of fired and dropped lead Minie balls… (R17214) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CS COPY OF US .58 CAL MINIE BALL - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

CS COPY OF US .58 CAL MINIE BALL - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

Dropped condition. From the private Gettysburg collection of Emily Rosensteel (Mrs. George D. Rosensteel) comes this outstanding assemblage of fired and dropped lead Minie balls that were found at the… (R17211) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

US MINIE POKER CHIP - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

US MINIE POKER CHIP - JOHNS FARM, GETTYSBURG/ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

Flattened .58 cal. US Minie ball carved into a poker chip. From the private Gettysburg collection of Emily Rosensteel (Mrs. George D. Rosensteel) comes this outstanding assemblage of fired and dropped… (R17209) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

COLT MODEL 1861 ‘SPECIAL’ MUSKET, DATED 1863

COLT MODEL 1861 ‘SPECIAL’ MUSKET, DATED 1863

This Civil War shoulder arm is an original Colt Model 1861 ‘Special’ musket made under government contract from 1861 to 1865 by the Colt Manufacturing Co. of Hartford, Connecticut. Though no… (172-3350) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. M1873 PATTERN ‘TRAPDOOR’ CARBINE

U.S. M1873 PATTERN ‘TRAPDOOR’ CARBINE

Produced by the Springfield Armory, the Model 1873 ‘Trapdoor’, .45-70 caliber, breechloading, centerfire carbine is one of over 230,000 of all types of rifles and carbines made from 1868 through… (172-3358) SOLD. Learn More »

TWO RELICS FROM THE USS KEARSARGE - VICTOR OVER THE CSS ALABAMA

TWO RELICS FROM THE USS KEARSARGE - VICTOR OVER THE CSS ALABAMA

This small group of relics consists of two pieces. The first is an iron square-head nail that meas. approx. 2.50 inches long. The second is a small iron tack which has a wide round head and a short… (450-64) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

FAYETTEVILLE BAYONET

FAYETTEVILLE BAYONET

Nice specimen of the Fayetteville (North Carolina State) Armory produced bayonet manufactured for the model 1841 “Mississippi” rifle.  This particular bayonet will also fit the muzzle of some… (172-3349) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF LOUISIANA, BATON ROUGE, LOUSIANA, $1 NOTE

STATE OF LOUISIANA, BATON ROUGE, LOUSIANA, $1 NOTE

State of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, Louisiana. $1 note, serial number 16198, featuring blue verso. Dated 2/24/1862. XF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-899) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF LOUISIANA, SHREVEPORT, LOUSIANA, $5 NOTE

STATE OF LOUISIANA, SHREVEPORT, LOUSIANA, $5 NOTE

State of Louisiana, Shreveport, Louisiana. $5 note, serial number 18406, featuring green verso. Dated 3/10/1863. AU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-897) SOLD. Learn More »

THE STATE OF GEORGIA, GEORGIA, $50 NOTE

THE STATE OF GEORGIA, GEORGIA, $50 NOTE

The State of Georgia, Georgia. $50 note, serial number 13585, featuring a maiden. Dated 4/6/1864. VF+ condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (173-889) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

PAIR OF ID’D CIVIL WAR MAJOR OF CAVALRY SHOULDER STRAPS

PAIR OF ID’D CIVIL WAR MAJOR OF CAVALRY SHOULDER STRAPS

This pair of straps belonged to Major Henry J. Bowditch who served in the 1st Massachusetts Cavalry and 5th Massachusetts Cavalry (Colored). Each strap has a thick single border of gold bullion… (408-13) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR JOSLYN MODEL 1864 CARBINE IN GOOD CONDITION

CIVIL WAR JOSLYN MODEL 1864 CARBINE IN GOOD CONDITION

The Joslyn carbine Model 1864, sometimes called the Second Model, was a cavalry weapon that used an innovative breechloading, single-shot, .52 caliber rimfire system invented and patented by… (172-3353) SOLD. Learn More »

1870’S FOLDING DRINKING CUP ID’D TO 1ST MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY & 5TH MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY (COLORED) OFFICER

1870’S FOLDING DRINKING CUP ID’D TO 1ST MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY & 5TH MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY (COLORED) OFFICER

This cup comes housed in an alligator skin case that is in good condition. Upon opening the case you can view the initials “HB” in the lid and when the cup is removed from the case you can see the… (408-27) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

U.S. CAVALRYMAN 1/6th PLATE AMBROTYPE

U.S. CAVALRYMAN 1/6th PLATE AMBROTYPE

A nice seated view of a Federal cavalryman wearing the issue 1854 shell jacket and a pair of gauntlets , holding ether an model 1840 or 1860 saber, along with his fatigue cap. This ambrotype (glass… (P13348) SOLD. Learn More »

BURNSIDE CARBINE CARTRIDGE - GETTYSBURG

BURNSIDE CARBINE CARTRIDGE - GETTYSBURG

Field recovered .54 caliber Burnside Carbine Cartridge attributed to Company L, 1st Maine Cavalry. Location of recovery Culp’s Hill, Gettysburg. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (R20455) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

PAIR OF US CAVALRY SPURS FROM THE OLD GETTYSBURG SHIELDS MUSEUM

PAIR OF US CAVALRY SPURS FROM THE OLD GETTYSBURG SHIELDS MUSEUM

This pair of Civil War period brass US Cavalry spurs is in nice, complete, untouched condition. The arms, yokes and rowels all have a nice dark patina on their surfaces. Both rowels are present and… (M23994) SOLD. Learn More »

MAKER MARKED CAVALRY CARBINE SLING

MAKER MARKED CAVALRY CARBINE SLING

Civil War period iron carbine snap hook meant for use on the leather cavalry carbine sling. This item is in good mostly clean condition and with only light scattered mottling. The piece is marked… (M23995) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

REMARKABLE CAVALRY OFFICER’S UNIFORM IDENTIFIED TO CAPTAIN CHARLES P. BOWDITCH, 5TH MASS CAVALRY, AND ALSO EARLIER WITH THE 55TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

REMARKABLE CAVALRY OFFICER’S UNIFORM IDENTIFIED TO CAPTAIN CHARLES P. BOWDITCH, 5TH MASS CAVALRY, AND ALSO EARLIER WITH THE 55TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

Presented in excellent condition is this original, high quality, Civil War uniform grouping of a Boston, Massachusetts cavalry officer, Captain Charles Pickering Bowditch of the 5th Massachusetts… (408-23) SOLD. Learn More »

US 7 INCH DYER SHELL

US 7 INCH DYER SHELL

Fired from a rifled 42 pounder gun which exhibits the gun’s lands & grooves on the lead cup sabot. Many Dyer shells fired failed to explode because of the large lead sabot. Has remains of the… (778-05) SOLD. Learn More »

$595.00
Originally $975.00


SOLD

MODEL 1832 FOOT ARTILLERY BELT & EARLY PRODUCTION SWORD

MODEL 1832 FOOT ARTILLERY BELT & EARLY PRODUCTION SWORD

This is a white buff belt in good condition. The leather surfaces are very dirty from age and storage but it is still pliable. The belt is complete with all its original parts including the strip of… (718-18) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,395.00
Originally $1,750.00


SOLD

5TH MODEL BURNSIDE CARBINE IN ORIGINAL CONDITION

5TH MODEL BURNSIDE CARBINE IN ORIGINAL CONDITION

Here is an original Civil War ‘Burnside’ cavalry carbine specimen in good condition produced by the Burnside Rifle Co of Providence, Rhode Island in the last two years of the war. This cavalry… (172-3360) SOLD. Learn More »

PAIR OF ID’D CIVIL WAR MAJOR OF CAVALRY SHOULDER STRAPS – MAJOR HENRY J. BOWDITCH

PAIR OF ID’D CIVIL WAR MAJOR OF CAVALRY SHOULDER STRAPS – MAJOR HENRY J. BOWDITCH

This pair of straps belonged to Major Henry J. Bowditch who served in the 1st and 5th Massachusetts Cavalry (Colored). Each strap has a thick single border of gold bullion thread. This border is… (408-12) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR JOSLYN MODEL 1864 RIFLE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

CIVIL WAR JOSLYN MODEL 1864 RIFLE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

The Joslyn rifle Model 1864 is a rare, breech loading longarm produced at the Springfield Armory between January and June 1865. Though once considered a post war conversion muzzle loader to a breech… (172-3354) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV FULL STANDING VIEW OF 9TH VERMONT VETERAN

CDV FULL STANDING VIEW OF 9TH VERMONT VETERAN

CDV shows Orange S. Whitmore posed leaning on a chair. He wears a dark frock coat with dark velvet collar and lapels. The coat is open to reveal a dark military vest open at the middle. He also wears… (450-69) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY BREECH SIGHT-32 LB CANNON WITH ID TO MAJOR HENRY P. BOWDITCH – 1ST MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY AND 5TH MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY (COLORED)

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY BREECH SIGHT-32 LB CANNON WITH ID TO MAJOR HENRY P. BOWDITCH – 1ST MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY AND 5TH MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY (COLORED)

A brass scale with concave base to fit the breech of a 32 pounder cannon, captured by Major Henry P. Bowditch upon entering Richmond, Virginia 1865. The sight measures 17 3/8” overall and is… (408-24) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 5.68” 24 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL FRAGMENT – GETTYSBURG

CS 5.68” 24 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL FRAGMENT – GETTYSBURG

This 5” x 3 ½” shell fragment is heavily rusted with moderate pitting. This original shell was fired by Moody’s Battery of the Madison Light Artillery. The fragment was found near Devil’s… (R19038) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

US/CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL FRAGMENT – GETTYSBURG

US/CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL FRAGMENT – GETTYSBURG

The fragment is heavily rusted with moderate pitting. It was recovered near Devil’s Den. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (R19036) SOLD. Learn More »

$22.50
SOLD

US/CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL FRAGMENT – GETTYSBURG

US/CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL FRAGMENT – GETTYSBURG

This 3 ½” x 3” fragment is heavily rusted with light pitting. It was recovered near Devil’s Den. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (R19032) SOLD. Learn More »

$22.50
SOLD

US/CS 3 INCH 10 POUNDER SHELL FRAGMENT – GETTYSBURG

US/CS 3 INCH 10 POUNDER SHELL FRAGMENT – GETTYSBURG

Heavily rusted fragment with moderate pitting. Measures 3 ½” x 1 ½”.  Recovered near Devil’s Den. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (R19027) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.50
SOLD

CDV OF UNKNOWN UNION SURGEON WITH NEW HAVEN BACK MARK

CDV OF UNKNOWN UNION SURGEON WITH NEW HAVEN BACK MARK

Image shows a bearded officer in profile. He wears a dark frock coat with 1st Lieutenant shoulder straps with “MS” in the rank field. The coat is open to reveal a dark military vest. The vest is… (224-126) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLY INDIAN WAR PERIOD KEPI

EARLY INDIAN WAR PERIOD KEPI

Dark blue wool kepi in good condition. The body of this cap has moderate to light surface dirt and very little moth action. The recessed disc shows one or two light stains with one small moth bite… (450-62) SOLD. Learn More »

1861 POCKET TESTAMENT

1861 POCKET TESTAMENT

This pocket testament is the New Testament only and was printed by the New York Bible Society in 1861. This testament is the style typically seen in soldier’s groupings but this one does not bear a… (450-66) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

FULL STANDING CDV OF CAPTAIN J. P. CILLEY, 1ST MAINE CAVALRY

FULL STANDING CDV OF CAPTAIN J. P. CILLEY, 1ST MAINE CAVALRY

Image shows Cilley jauntily leaning on a waist-high column base. He wears a dark frock coat with Captains shoulder straps, light trousers and knee high boots. At his waist is his sash and sword belt… (408-21) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR US NAVY CARTRIDGE BOX, DATED 1861

CIVIL WAR US NAVY CARTRIDGE BOX, DATED 1861

Standard sized black bridal leather box, with “USN” outer flap marking, and inner flap marking, “Navy [star] Yard / N.Y [star] / [anchor] 1861 [anchor]”. Leather exhibits light wrinkling of… (33-102) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,000.00
Originally $1,250.00


SOLD

PRE-CIVIL WAR PERIOD PHILADELPHIA MILITIA SHAKO

PRE-CIVIL WAR PERIOD PHILADELPHIA MILITIA SHAKO

This is a shako with a black felt body and a black leather top and visor. It meas. approx. 6.34 inches high x 5.25 inches across the top. The surface of the black felt has faded some but it is in very… (33-111) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,000.00
Originally $3,750.00


SOLD

FERROTYPE PHOTO OF ULYSSES S. GRANT

FERROTYPE PHOTO OF ULYSSES S. GRANT

Small ferrotype photograph bearing an early war-date photo of Ulysses S. Grant showing him in uniform from mid-chest, up, his name appearing in print beneath. The circular image is set in a metal… (P13015) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE RAINS TORPEDO FUSE

CONFEDERATE RAINS TORPEDO FUSE

Very rare fuse from a Rains torpedo (by definition, a mine), a 4 1/4" long iron fitting with threads and a stop nut fitted for insertion into the body of a powder-filled barrel, with a 2 1/2"… (727-92) SOLD. Learn More »

"REMEMBER THE MAINE" PITCHER

"REMEMBER THE MAINE" PITCHER

Ca. 1898. Maker mark: Ironstone china / Nassau. White one-handled ironstone pitcher; with hand painted crossed U. S. & Cuban Flags with cursive inscription - "Remember the Maine Feb 15/98"  in… (20-2082) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $125.00


SOLD

GEORGIA MANUFACTURERS BANK, GEORGIA, $5 NOTE

GEORGIA MANUFACTURERS BANK, GEORGIA, $5 NOTE

Georgia Manufacturers Bank, Georgia. $5 note, serial number 1681, featuring a maiden. Dated 5/1/1862. XF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON… (173-876) SOLD. Learn More »

GEORGIA MANUFACTURERS BANK, GEORGIA, $2 NOTE

GEORGIA MANUFACTURERS BANK, GEORGIA, $2 NOTE

Georgia Manufacturers Bank, Georgia. $2 note, serial number 3743, featuring a farmer. Dated 5/1/1862. AU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON… (173-875) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLY 19TH CENTURY CAVALRY TACTICS MANUAL

EARLY 19TH CENTURY CAVALRY TACTICS MANUAL

Leather bound book entitled “RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR DRILL, SABRE EXERCISE, EQUITATION, FORMATION AND FIELD MOVEMENTS OF CAVALRY.” The volume is “ILLUSTRATED WITH PLATES. BEING A THIRD EDITION… (450-67) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

1893 BOOKLET FOR THE DEDICATION OF CORPORAL SKELLY GAR POST MONUMENT IN GETTYSBURG

1893 BOOKLET FOR THE DEDICATION OF CORPORAL SKELLY GAR POST MONUMENT IN GETTYSBURG

This small booklet, entitled “HISTORY OF CORPORAL SKELLY POST MONUMENT WITH A LIST OF THE NAMES OF ADAMS COUNTY SOLDIERS WHO DIED IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY, 1861-165, TOGETHER WITH THE Address… (B4836) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

CIVIL WAR FLAG STAFF IDENTIFIED TO THE 19TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

CIVIL WAR FLAG STAFF IDENTIFIED TO THE 19TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Period one-piece wooden flag staff with spear finial in good used condition. This item originally came from the now defunct Perkiomen GAR post near Philadelphia. The item meas. approx. 9 feet 2 ¼… (465-131) SOLD. Learn More »

DOCUMENT SIGNED BY MAJOR GENERAL O. O. HOWARD

DOCUMENT SIGNED BY MAJOR GENERAL O. O. HOWARD

This preprinted document is Quartermaster form No.2 detailing persons hired by the 15th Illinois Cavalry as Teamsters and Blacksmiths for the month of March 1865. Unfolded the document meas. approx.… (L14592) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR THREE-SCREW COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER WITH MIS-MATCHED CYLINDER

CIVIL WAR THREE-SCREW COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER WITH MIS-MATCHED CYLINDER

This cap and ball percussion sidearm is a Civil War Colt Model 1860 Army revolver in very good overall condition. These sidearms were in production from 1860 through 1873 and were the successor to the… (749-06) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY FINE, THREE-SCREW M1860 ARMY COLT REVOLVER FROM LEE’S HEADQUARTER’S MUSEUM IN GETTYSBURG

VERY FINE, THREE-SCREW M1860 ARMY COLT REVOLVER FROM LEE’S HEADQUARTER’S MUSEUM IN GETTYSBURG

This cap and ball percussion sidearm is a complete Civil War Colt Model 1860 Army revolver in fine condition. In production from 1860 through 1873, these handguns were the successor to the Colt Third… (G3276) SOLD. Learn More »

SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED NEAR DEVIL’S DEN, GETTYSBURG

SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED NEAR DEVIL’S DEN, GETTYSBURG

CS 5.68” 24 pounder spherical shell fragment that is heavily rusted, with moderate pitting. Fragment measures 4 ½” x 2 ½”. This shell was fired by Moody’s Battery of the Madison Light… (R19039) SOLD. Learn More »

$27.50
SOLD

SPHERICAL SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED NEAR DEVIL’S DEN, GETTYSBURG

SPHERICAL SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED NEAR DEVIL’S DEN, GETTYSBURG

US/CS 4.52” 12 pounder spherical shell fragment, measuring 3 ½” x 3”. Fragment is heavily rusted with light pitting. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (R19033) SOLD. Learn More »

$22.50
SOLD

INVITATION TO THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

INVITATION TO THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Pre-printed invitation from the Governor of the State of Pennsylvania and the Commission of the75th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg to attend the festivities from June 29-July 6, 1938. The top… (L14461) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

VERY FINE, CLASSIC ‘TOWER-MARKED’ BRITISH PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD PERCUSSION MUSKET

VERY FINE, CLASSIC ‘TOWER-MARKED’ BRITISH PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD PERCUSSION MUSKET

This fine condition, original British longarm is a .577 caliber, Enfield Pattern 1853, Tower-marked rifle-musket, single-shot muzzleloader. Of all the British arms, the Pattern 1853 rifle-musket is… (G3231) SOLD. Learn More »

BANK OF FULTON 10 CENT NOTE, ATLANTA, GA

BANK OF FULTON 10 CENT NOTE, ATLANTA, GA

Dated Atlanta, Jan. 1st 1863.  No serial number, appears unused. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (L13988) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

WESTERN & ATLANTIC RAILROAD, GEORGIA, $.50 NOTE

WESTERN & ATLANTIC RAILROAD, GEORGIA, $.50 NOTE

Serial number 11725, featuring a train. Dated 7/1/1862. Fine condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (L14013) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

AUGUSTA SAVINGS BANK 15 CENT CERTIFICATE OF DEPOSIT

AUGUSTA SAVINGS BANK 15 CENT CERTIFICATE OF DEPOSIT

Dated Oct. 19, 1861.  Signed in ink. No serial number. Men on horseback at upper left. Moderate soiling; wear to edges. Printed on the reverse of another… (L13990) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

EARLY 18TH CENTURY ENGLISH FLINTLOCK PISTOL IDENTIFIED TO THE 7TH LIGHT DRAGOONS REGIMENT

EARLY 18TH CENTURY ENGLISH FLINTLOCK PISTOL IDENTIFIED TO THE 7TH LIGHT DRAGOONS REGIMENT

This antique pistol, from the late 1700s / early 1800s, is an .68 caliber, single-shot, original military flintlock pistol often referred to as English side pistol. Specimen, in very good overall… (30-1740) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,950.00
Originally $2,500.00


SOLD

MID-19TH CENTURY COVERED IRONSTONE TUREEN

MID-19TH CENTURY COVERED IRONSTONE TUREEN

Nice example of an English imported ironstone covered, ovoid shaped vegetable tureen by the firm of T & R BOOTE. The registered mark located on the bottom dates this piece to the year 1861. The… (643-23) SOLD. Learn More »

$90.00
SOLD

WAR OF 1812 PERIOD, SILVER-MOUNTED SABER WITH ORIGINAL SCABBARD

WAR OF 1812 PERIOD, SILVER-MOUNTED SABER WITH ORIGINAL SCABBARD

Presented here in excellent original condition is a totally unmarked, silver mounted saber commonly used in America during the Federal period and later in the early 18th century. Produced by an… (30-1803) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,650.00
Originally $4,750.00


SOLD

12TH CONNECTICUT REUNION BADGE - 1907

12TH CONNECTICUT REUNION BADGE - 1907

The top of this badge has a round disc with a photo on celluloid of Connecticut’s war-time Governor William A. Buckingham. The reverse of the badge has the original pin and maker’s label.… (M23506) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

25TH CONNECTICUT REUNION RIBBON - 1895

25TH CONNECTICUT REUNION RIBBON - 1895

Blue ribbon meas. approx. 2.00 inches wide x 4.25 inches long with the original pin still present on the reverse. Printing on the face of the ribbon is in gold but has faded with age. At top is… (M23502) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

PAIR OF SOLDIER LETTERS – LT. COL. PETER DISTER, 58TH OHIO INFANTRY; KIA AT CHICKASAW BAYOU, MS

PAIR OF SOLDIER LETTERS – LT. COL. PETER DISTER, 58TH OHIO INFANTRY; KIA AT CHICKASAW BAYOU, MS

A fine pair of letters, one written by Dister, and another written by Lt. Peter A. Bishop regarding Dister’s death. Peter Dister enlisted on 4/16/61 as a Captain; on 4/29/61 he was commissioned into… (765-11) SOLD. Learn More »

TURK'S HEAD GLAZED PIPE

TURK'S HEAD GLAZED PIPE

This glazed red clay pipe measures less than an inch in diameter on the bowl and is approximately an inch and a half tall. It has two chips at the top. It depicts a man wearing a turban who is most… (747-07) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

EXCAVATED PA NATIONAL GUARD CUFF BUTTON

EXCAVATED PA NATIONAL GUARD CUFF BUTTON

Presented is a small-size, 16mm, excavated cuff button of the Pennsylvania National Guard.  The two-piece button still retains a vast amount of gold gilt on its face. No thumb depression on the face.… (173-500) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

COLT 1911 WWI LANYARD LOOP MAGAZINE

COLT 1911 WWI LANYARD LOOP MAGAZINE

7 shot dual tone in excellent plus condition.  Very scarce. If you call/e-mail to inquire about this item and it is already sold, we have others available at the same… (M23772) SOLD. Learn More »

STEREO VIEW OF GETTYSBURG CYCLORAMA

STEREO VIEW OF GETTYSBURG CYCLORAMA

Image shows a section of the famous Gettysburg Cyclorama. The section in the view is the along the stone wall just north of The Angle. Paper image and mount are mostly clean. Light colored mount has… (P13092) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

49TH MASSACHUSETTS REUNION RIBBON

49TH MASSACHUSETTS REUNION RIBBON

Red ribbon which meas. approx. 3.00 inches wide x 8.00 inches long with black printing on face. The dates “1862” and “1890” appear in opposite corners at top. Centered below the dates is a… (M23494) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

SURGEON’S MORNING REPORT FOR 104TH PENNSYLVANIA

SURGEON’S MORNING REPORT FOR 104TH PENNSYLVANIA

Single page document dated October 24, 1862. Document is written in ink and reports 23 men by name who are excused from duty for the day. All ink is legible. Boldly signed by Surgeon William T.… (684-03) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

DISCHARGE CERTIFICATE FOR 93RD PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

DISCHARGE CERTIFICATE FOR 93RD PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

Pre-printed document filled out in ink and very readable. Document is dated 22nd of August 1862 at the Cliffburne Hospital at Washington, D.C. Discharge is for Private Joseph L. Donough of Co.F, 93rd… (684-04) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

CSA T-69 $5 NOTE

CSA T-69 $5 NOTE

The face of this bill shows the Confederate capitol building in Richmond at center with a bust portrait of Confederate Secretary of the Treasury Christopher G. Memminger.  Far right side has “1st… (M23479) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

SOLDIER LETTER WRITTEN BY DANIEL K. HARTLEY, 114TH PENNSYLVANIA (COLLIS’ ZOUAVES)

SOLDIER LETTER WRITTEN BY DANIEL K. HARTLEY, 114TH PENNSYLVANIA (COLLIS’ ZOUAVES)

This two page letter written in ink on patriotic stationary was written from “Camp Near Potomac Creek / Va”, no date given.  Directed towards a Mr. Clayton regarding another soldier named… (337-238) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

THE ESCAPE AND SUICIDE OF JOHN WILKES BOOTH

THE ESCAPE AND SUICIDE OF JOHN WILKES BOOTH

By Finis L. Bates. Published by J.L. Nichols & Co., Naperville, ILL., 1907. 309pp., ills. Red glazed cloth, measuring 7.75 x 5.75”. Exhibits light external wear & yellowing of pages. This… (611-235) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL SMITH CARBINE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

ORIGINAL SMITH CARBINE IN EXCELLENT 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 super condition used by Union forces during… (799-01) SOLD. Learn More »

FINE ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE

FINE ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE

The Spencer .52 caliber, repeating carbine, a Spencer short arm, was invented and patented by Manchester, Connecticut native Christopher M. Spencer. Specimen presented is a very fine, early example of… (G3279) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG RELICS FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

GETTYSBURG RELICS FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

These items come displayed in a black riker box with a copy of the original paper label that marked the container the relics were originally in. The label reads “FOUND BY ELWOOD CULLISON VALLEY OF… (173-1670) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG RELICS FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

GETTYSBURG RELICS FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

These items come displayed in a black riker box with a copy of the original paper label that marked the container the relics were originally in. The label reads “FOUND BY ELWOOD CULLISON VALLEY OF… (173-1668) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG RELICS FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

GETTYSBURG RELICS FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

These items come displayed in a black riker box with a copy of the original paper label that marked the container the relics were originally in. The label reads “FOUND BY ELWOOD CULLISON VALLEY OF… (173-1669) SOLD. Learn More »

YEAGER GAR POST NO. 13 MEDAL, ALLENTOWN, PA

YEAGER GAR POST NO. 13 MEDAL, ALLENTOWN, PA

The top bar of this medal is made of stamped brass and has a scalloped edge decoration. The reverse still has the original pin. Suspended from the top bar is a solid blue ribbon with silver lettering.… (503-57) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

1919 DEPARTMENT OF PENNSYLVANIA GAR MEDAL

1919 DEPARTMENT OF PENNSYLVANIA GAR MEDAL

The top bar of this piece has a disc at center illustrated with the seal of the GAR which shows a soldier and a sailor shaking hands in front of the figure of Columbia. This is flanked by “JUNE… (503-58) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

SIDE BY SIDE, SMALL BORE, JAMES CONSTABLE SHOTGUN, LONDON

SIDE BY SIDE, SMALL BORE, JAMES CONSTABLE SHOTGUN, LONDON

A ‘James Constable’ London-made, percussion, small gauge (likely 410) side by side, double barrel, percussion shotgun. Circa mid-19th century piece with a 28” long barrel and no visible markings… (490-427) SOLD. Learn More »

M1841 HARPERS FERRY HALL PERCUSSION RIFLE DATED 1841

M1841 HARPERS FERRY HALL PERCUSSION RIFLE DATED 1841

This Harpers Ferry arsenal specimen is a Model 1841 Hall’s percussion rifle in excellent overall condition. A single-shot, breechloading longarm, it measures 52¾” long with a 32 5/8” long round… (667-14) SOLD. Learn More »

1898 DEPARTMENT OF OHIO GAR MEDAL

1898 DEPARTMENT OF OHIO GAR MEDAL

The top bar of this medal has a spread-winged eagle at center flanked by seven stars on the left and six on the right. The reverse of the bar still has the original pin. A solid black ribbon that… (503-62) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

UNDATED ARMY NAVY UNION MEDAL

UNDATED ARMY NAVY UNION MEDAL

The top bar of this medal is made of plain brass. The reverse of the bar still has the original pin. A multi-colored stripped ribbon of red, brown, lemon yellow, brown, white brown, gold, brown and… (503-55) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

AUTOGRAPHED CALLING CARD – CS MAJOR GENERAL ROBERT F. HOKE

AUTOGRAPHED CALLING CARD – CS MAJOR GENERAL ROBERT F. HOKE

Autograph on reverse of a calling card which measures 3 11/16” x 2 1/8”. “R F Hoke Maj Genl / C.S.A.”, with “Robert F. Hoke.” printed on the front. Overall very fine condition; remains of… (L14301) SOLD. Learn More »

STEREO VIEW OF 73RD PENNSYLVANIA MONUMENT ON EAST CEMETERY HILL, GETTYSBURG

STEREO VIEW OF 73RD PENNSYLVANIA MONUMENT ON EAST CEMETERY HILL, GETTYSBURG

Image shows the monument to the 73rd Pennsylvania Infantry of the 11th Corps erected on East Cemetery Hill in 1889. The monument is flanked in the background by two cannons in lunettes that mark the… (205-97) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

STEREO VIEW OF SPANGLER’S SPRING

STEREO VIEW OF SPANGLER’S SPRING

Image shows two stone pilings where Spangler’s famous spring is located at the base of Culp’s Hill. The image is looking toward the base of the hill and gives a good view of the thick woods on the… (205-89) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

1897 BOOKLET - ACCOUNT OF PENNSYLVANIA 'BUCKTAILS' AT THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

1897 BOOKLET - ACCOUNT OF PENNSYLVANIA 'BUCKTAILS' AT THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

PENNSYLVANIA "BUCKTAILS"----"THE FIRST DAY'S FIGHT AT GETTYSBURG……A PAPER READ FEBRUARY 10TH, 1896 , BEFORE THE PENNSYLVANIA COMMANDERY OF THE LOYAL LEGION, BY R.L. ASHHURST, BREVET-MAJOR U.S.… (336-48) SOLD. Learn More »

CARVED LEAD KNAPSACK STUD FROM “VALLEY OF DEATH”, GETTYSBURG

CARVED LEAD KNAPSACK STUD FROM “VALLEY OF DEATH”, GETTYSBURG

This piece looks like the standard brass knapsack stud but it has been carved out of lead. A really interesting little piece. This item was recovered in the “Valley of Death” by late Gettysburg… (173-1558) SOLD. Learn More »

$29.50
SOLD

DROPPED .44 CONICAL COLT PISTOL BULLET FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

DROPPED .44 CONICAL COLT PISTOL BULLET FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

Nice dropped condition .44 Colt conical pistol bullet. This item was recovered in the “Valley of Death” by late Gettysburg resident Elwood Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family… (173-1557) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

DROPPED .44 CONICAL COLT PISTOL BULLET FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

DROPPED .44 CONICAL COLT PISTOL BULLET FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

Nice dropped condition .44 Colt conical pistol bullet. This item was recovered in the “Valley of Death” by late Gettysburg resident Elwood Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family… (173-1556) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

DROPPED .32 CONICAL PISTOL BULLET FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

DROPPED .32 CONICAL PISTOL BULLET FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

Nice dropped condition .32 conical pistol bullet. This item was recovered in the “Valley of Death” by late Gettysburg resident Elwood Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection… (173-1555) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

DROPPED .44 CONICAL PISTOL BULLET FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

DROPPED .44 CONICAL PISTOL BULLET FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

Nice dropped condition .44 conical pistol bullet. This item was recovered in the “Valley of Death” by late Gettysburg resident Elwood Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection… (173-1554) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

DROPPED .44 ROUND PISTOL BALL FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

DROPPED .44 ROUND PISTOL BALL FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

Nice dropped condition .44 pistol ball. This item was recovered in the “Valley of Death” by late Gettysburg resident Elwood Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of… (173-1553) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

DROPPED .44 ROUND PISTOL BALL FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

DROPPED .44 ROUND PISTOL BALL FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

Nice dropped condition .44 pistol ball. This item was recovered in the “Valley of Death” by late Gettysburg resident Elwood Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of… (173-1552) SOLD. Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

DROPPED COLT .44 CONICAL PISTOL BALL FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

DROPPED COLT .44 CONICAL PISTOL BALL FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

Nice dropped condition Colt .44 conical bullet. This item was recovered in the “Valley of Death” by late Gettysburg resident Elwood Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection… (173-1551) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

DROPPED COLT .44 CONICAL PISTOL BALL FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

DROPPED COLT .44 CONICAL PISTOL BALL FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

Nice dropped condition Colt .44 conical bullet. This item was recovered in the “Valley of Death” by late Gettysburg resident Elwood Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection… (173-1550) SOLD. Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

US/CS .69 BUCK & BALL ROUND FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

US/CS .69 BUCK & BALL ROUND FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

Round consists of one .69 ball and three small buckshot. This item was recovered in the “Valley of Death” by late Gettysburg resident Elwood Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family… (173-1549) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US/CS .69 BUCK & BALL ROUND FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

US/CS .69 BUCK & BALL ROUND FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

Round consists of one .69 ball and three small buckshot. This item was recovered in the “Valley of Death” by late Gettysburg resident Elwood Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family… (173-1548) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

DROPPED .54 US MINIE BALLS FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

DROPPED .54 US MINIE BALLS FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

Nice dropped condition US .54 minie balls. This item was recovered in the “Valley of Death” by late Gettysburg resident Elwood Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of… (173-1547) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

DROPPED .58 CONFEDERATE GARDNER BULLETS FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

DROPPED .58 CONFEDERATE GARDNER BULLETS FROM THE VALLEY OF DEATH - GETTYSBURG

Confederate Gardner bullets in nice dropped condition. This item was recovered in the “Valley of Death” by late Gettysburg resident Elwood Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family… (173-1546) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

US .58 MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US .58 MINIE BALL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Dropped .58 minie ball with a five-pointed star in the base. This item was recovered in the “Valley of Death” by late Gettysburg resident Elwood Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family… (173-1544) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

US NAVY FUSE BOX

US NAVY FUSE BOX

Made of black leather, measuring 3 x 3.5 x 2". Bottom finial & finial strap present, along with reverse belt loop. Outer leather cracking, with some flaking. Stitching tight, except for right rear… (20-2288) SOLD. Learn More »

CLASSIC ‘TOWER-MARKED’ BRITISH 1853 ENFIELD PATTERN TYPE III PERCUSSION RIFLE-MUSKET

CLASSIC ‘TOWER-MARKED’ BRITISH 1853 ENFIELD PATTERN TYPE III PERCUSSION RIFLE-MUSKET

This original British contract longarm is a .577 caliber, Enfield Pattern 1853 rifle-musket, single-shot muzzleloader in good overall condition. Of all the British arms, the Pattern 1853 Type III… (G3278) SOLD. Learn More »

SIGNATURE - CS GEN. MARCUS J. WRIGHT

SIGNATURE - CS GEN. MARCUS J. WRIGHT

In ink, "with kind regards of Marcus Wright Late Brigadier General CSA". Framed with a portrait of General Wright. Marcus Joseph Wright (June 5, 1831 – December 27, 1922) was a lawyer, author, and a… (534-09) SOLD. Learn More »

‘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, single-shot muzzleloader in good condition. Of all the British arms, the Pattern 1853 rifle-musket is perhaps the… (G3158) SOLD. Learn More »

FINE SPRINGFIELD M1863 TYPE II RIFLE MUSKET, DATED 1863

FINE SPRINGFIELD M1863 TYPE II RIFLE MUSKET, DATED 1863

This original Civil War longarm is a very fine condition, “Springfield” Model 1863, Type 2, .58 caliber, single-shot muzzleloader. The rifle musket was a government arsenal product from… (G3283) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1855 BAYONET AND SCABBARD

MODEL 1855 BAYONET AND SCABBARD

The leather on this Model 1855 bayonet scabbard is very clean but has been gone over with shellac or brown shoe polish. Either way it has left the leather with a decidedly shiny brown but clean… (410-71) SOLD. Learn More »

BOSTON PARKER HOUSE 5 CENT NOTE

BOSTON PARKER HOUSE 5 CENT NOTE

Dated Dec. 1, 1862.  No. 4550. Measures 3 ¾” x 2 ¼”. Minor creasing, light soiling. The printed numeral fives are in green on both the front and back. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (L14172) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

MODEL 1866 ALLIN CONVERSION RIFLE

MODEL 1866 ALLIN CONVERSION RIFLE

This M1863 Springfield percussion rifle musket, once a muzzleloader, was altered to a breechloading rifle using the Erskin S. Allin design. The conversion was completed at the Springfield Armory circa… (362-622) SOLD. Learn More »

GAR SILVER SPOON FROM ‘PITTSBURG’

GAR SILVER SPOON FROM ‘PITTSBURG’

Silver spoon meas. approx. 4.00 inches long. Top of handle is a full color GAR membership badge with spread-winged eagle, US flag and star with a clamshell bowl that is inscribed “PITTSBURG.” The… (503-63) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

.44 COLT BULLET MOLD

.44 COLT BULLET MOLD

Blued iron mold that casts both a conical and round .44 pistol bullet. The exterior is very clean with signs of light use. Approx. 35%-40% of the blue remains, mostly on the two handles. The sprue… (362-633) SOLD. Learn More »

NEW YORK HERALD DATED JULY 2, 1863 – GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN CONTENT

NEW YORK HERALD DATED JULY 2, 1863 – GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN CONTENT

Eight pages, measuring 15 x 22”, six columns. Third page contains dispatches and much news concerning Lee’s approach to Gettysburg: “THE INVASION” “The Army of the Potomac”, “Visit… (L14401) SOLD. Learn More »

GAVEL MADE BY A CONFEDERATE PRISONER OF WAR - WITH OLD TAG

GAVEL MADE BY A CONFEDERATE PRISONER OF WAR - WITH OLD TAG

This handmade wooden gavel has a handle that meas. approx. 9.75 inches long with a solid head that meas. approx. 3.50 inches long x 1.00 wide x 1.00 inch thick. The entire piece has been painted… (M23764) SOLD. Learn More »

LINCOLN & HAMLIN ELECTORAL TICKET 1860 PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN BROADSIDE

LINCOLN & HAMLIN ELECTORAL TICKET 1860 PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN BROADSIDE

Black and white print, measuring 6.25 x 9.25”, matted in light brown, mounted in wooden frame measuring 14 x 11.5”, with reverse hang-wire. The electoral ticket lists the Republican ticket: “For… (L14694) SOLD. Learn More »

BALDRIC AND PLATE FOR MODEL 1840 NCO SWORD & BAYONET – GAVIN COLLECTION

BALDRIC AND PLATE FOR MODEL 1840 NCO SWORD & BAYONET – GAVIN COLLECTION

This leather baldric is in overall good condition. The leather is solid and pliable but the surface has moderate dirt and several areas of moderate wear. The baldric is complete with the sewn leather… (601-106) SOLD. Learn More »

AUSTRIAN CLEANING JAG RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

AUSTRIAN CLEANING JAG RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

This heavily rusted piece was found in the area of Culp’s Hill. Painted on one side is “CULP HILL”. Measures 2 5/8” in length. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (678-117) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

US 3” SCHENKL SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US 3” SCHENKL SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

This rusted fragment measures approx. 4” in length, and 1 ¾ in width at its widest point. Location of recovery unknown. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (678-326) SOLD. Learn More »

$29.50
SOLD

US 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL FRAGMENT FOUND IN EVERGREEN CEMETERY, GETTYSBURG

US 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL FRAGMENT FOUND IN EVERGREEN CEMETERY, GETTYSBURG

This rusted fragment measures approx. 3” in diameter. It was recovered in Evergreen Cemetery in Gettysburg, which is adjacent to Soldier’s National Cemetery. Found by cemetery caretaker Howard… (678-166) SOLD. Learn More »

$97.50
SOLD

FIRST RATE COPY OF 150TH PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTAL HISTORY

FIRST RATE COPY OF 150TH PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTAL HISTORY

Original 1905 copy of “HISTORY OF THE ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTIETH REGIMENT PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS, SECOND REGIMENT, BUCKTAIL BRIGADE” by Lt. Col. Thomas Chamberlin. Dark cloth covers. The front has… (34-66) SOLD. Learn More »

$144.00
Originally $180.00


SOLD

THE TWENTY-SECOND PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY AND RINGGOLD BATTALION, 1861-65

THE TWENTY-SECOND PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY AND RINGGOLD BATTALION, 1861-65

By Samuel Clarke Farrar. Published Under the Auspices of the Twenty-Second Ringgold Cavalry association, Pittsburgh, PA, 1911. 538pp., portraits, ills., regimental roster. Green glazed cloth,… (34-72) SOLD. Learn More »

$200.00
Originally $250.00


SOLD

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOHN BELL HOOD

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOHN BELL HOOD

CDV is a bust view showing Hood in uniform. Image shows Hood as a Brigadier General. Contrast is very good while the paper and mount have light surface dirt. Reverse of the image has a… (P13347) SOLD. Learn More »

WONDERFUL CLIPPED AUTOGRAPH OF BUCKTAIL COMMANDER THOMAS L. KANE

WONDERFUL CLIPPED AUTOGRAPH OF BUCKTAIL COMMANDER THOMAS L. KANE

Clipped sheet of paper meas. approx. 4.50 x 1.25 inches. Inscribed on the paper in ink with a neat and steady hand is “MOST RESPECTFULLY AND AFFECTIONATELY / YOUR FRIEND AND SERVANT / THOMAS L.… (L14571) SOLD. Learn More »

PRE-WAR DOCUMENT SIGNED CHECK OF DANIEL BUTTERFIELD, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

PRE-WAR DOCUMENT SIGNED CHECK OF DANIEL BUTTERFIELD, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

Pre-printed check for Wells, Butterfield & Co. dated August 1, 1857 paying the American Express Company $25. Check is filled out in ink and signed in a strong hand at lower right “DANL… (L14568) SOLD. Learn More »

FOUR-FOLD COLLAPSIBLE BRASS TELESCOPE / SPYGLASS

FOUR-FOLD COLLAPSIBLE BRASS TELESCOPE / SPYGLASS

This antique optical instrument from the post-Civil War era is a very appealing, four-fold collapsible telescope/spyglass in very good condition. Made of brass, this device is constructed with four… (697-429) SOLD. Learn More »

FINE, TRENTON-CONTRACT .58 CALIBER MODEL 1861 MUSKET FOR THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY

FINE, TRENTON-CONTRACT .58 CALIBER MODEL 1861 MUSKET FOR THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY

This original, 1863-dated M1861 .58 caliber “Trenton Contract” percussion rifle-musket is in very good, complete condition overall. The rifled musket was a product of the Trenton Locomotive and… (G3257) SOLD. Learn More »

CLASSIC, GEORGE W. SIMONS IMPORTED M1850 OFFICER’S STAFF AND FIELD SWORD IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

CLASSIC, GEORGE W. SIMONS IMPORTED M1850 OFFICER’S STAFF AND FIELD SWORD IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

This original, imported Model 1850 Officer’s Staff and Field sword, complete with original metal scabbard, is a most handsome edged specimen. The George W. Simons sword manufactory firm in… (612-01) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL, EARLY CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

ORIGINAL, EARLY CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

Produced under the smallest government contract for sabers (10,000) by the D. J. Millard Company’s manufacturing center in Clayville, New York, this early production weapon is the Model 1860 Light… (362-612) SOLD. Learn More »

SOLDIER’S OF KING PHILLIP’S WAR…..A CONCISE HISTORY OF THE INDIAN WARS OF NEW ENGLAND FROM 1620-1677…

SOLDIER’S OF KING PHILLIP’S WAR…..A CONCISE HISTORY OF THE INDIAN WARS OF NEW ENGLAND FROM 1620-1677…

By George Madison Bodge. Printed for Author, Leominster, Mass., 1896. 501 pp., with appdx. Index. Maroon glazed cloth, measuring 10.75 x6.75”, gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light wear at the… (731-441) SOLD. Learn More »

THIRD MODEL COLT 1851 ‘NAVY’ REVOLVER

THIRD MODEL COLT 1851 ‘NAVY’ REVOLVER

Presented here is a pre-wartime specimen of an original Colt 1851 Navy Model Revolver in good overall condition. One of the most popular pistols ever produced by Samuel Colt’s firm in Hartford,… (362-608) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1840 NCO SWORD DATED 1863, NO SCABBARD

MODEL 1840 NCO SWORD DATED 1863, NO SCABBARD

This standard Model 1840 NCO sword is made by Ames and has an inspection date of 1863. The blade is semi-bright with moderate mottling but no pitting. The edge has 3 or 4 very small nicks. One side of… (362-629) SOLD. Learn More »

FINE CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE

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,… (362-636) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3” HOTCHKISS LEAD SABOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US 3” HOTCHKISS LEAD SABOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

This misshapen sabot was found in The Wheatfield along the stone wall on its eastern edge by the late John Cullison, a local Gettysburg resident. In its current state, it measures approx. 6” in… (678-125) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL ‘STARR’ DOUBLE ACTION MODEL 1858 PERCUSSION ARMY REVOLVER

ORIGINAL ‘STARR’ DOUBLE ACTION MODEL 1858 PERCUSSION ARMY REVOLVER

Manufactured by the Starr Arms Company of New York City, this cap and ball percussion arm is an original double-action Model 1858 Army revolver in fair to good overall condition. These weapons were in… (362-610) SOLD. Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT SPOTSYLVANIA

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT SPOTSYLVANIA

Dug remains of a breast plate found in September 1974, which bears the scars of its age; portion missing at upper left edge, reverse has no hooks.  With the item is digger's typewritten tag that… (R19831) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

MODEL 1861 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET

MODEL 1861 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET

Superb example of the Springfield Model 1861 rifle musket dated 1862, second year of production. This specimen exhibits a full 40” barrel complete with the matching date of 1862 located on the… (218-433) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,795.00
Originally $3,995.00


SOLD

US MODEL 1842 HARPERS FERRY MUSKET

US MODEL 1842 HARPERS FERRY MUSKET

Harpers Ferry Armory manufactured around 105,000 muskets between 1844 and 1855. It is a .69 caliber single shot muzzleloader with a 42 inch barrel. All mountings are iron and have a dusky peppery… (218-417) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,650.00
Originally $1,795.00


SOLD

ALLIN CONVERSION MODEL 1866 RIFLE - a.k.a. 2ND MODEL

ALLIN CONVERSION MODEL 1866 RIFLE - a.k.a. 2ND MODEL

This is a Springfield manufactured muzzleloader that has been converted to a breechloader using the Erskin S. Allin design. The conversion was completed at the Springfield Armory.  The 58-caliber… (218-387) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,695.00
Originally $1,795.00


SOLD

MAJOR GENERAL FRANCIS C. BARLOW AUTOGRAPHED CARD

MAJOR GENERAL FRANCIS C. BARLOW AUTOGRAPHED CARD

Plain white paper card meas. approx. 3.75 x 2.25 inches. Bold ink signature in three lines reads “FRANCIS C. BARLOW / MAJ. GEN. COMDG. / 1st DIV. 2nd CORPS.” Paper is clean except for the right… (L14564) SOLD. Learn More »

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF BURIAL TRENCHES ON CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF BURIAL TRENCHES ON CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

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 on Culp’s Hill near the… (P13335) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

EXCELLENT CONDITION MILITIA - CONFEDERATE USE TIN DRUM CANTEEN WITH SPOUT

EXCELLENT CONDITION MILITIA - CONFEDERATE USE TIN DRUM CANTEEN WITH SPOUT

Presented here, in very good condition, is an original Civil War tin canteen of possible militia origin that is of Confederate use. Tin drum canteens were utilized before the war by militia troops… (558-132) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,850.00


SOLD

PAIR OF ORIGINAL PRE-CIVIL WAR GOLD DRESS EPAULETTES

PAIR OF ORIGINAL PRE-CIVIL WAR GOLD DRESS EPAULETTES

These original shoulder epaulettes measure approximately 7 1/4" long and are worn on the uniform to fit the curve of the shoulder. The flat topside of the strap is set with a large, solid brass,… (558-373) SOLD. Learn More »

$195.00
Originally $225.00


SOLD

CIVIL WAR FEDERAL M1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN - BILL GAVIN COLLECTION

CIVIL WAR FEDERAL M1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN - BILL GAVIN COLLECTION

This Civil War artifact is an honest but incomplete example of a typical, brown wool-covered Federal Model 1858 corrugated canteen, know widely as a 'bullseye' canteen. This specimen was once part of… (601-98) SOLD. Learn More »

THIRD PATTERN BROWN BESS BAYONET

THIRD PATTERN BROWN BESS BAYONET

This triangular bayonet has a long socket that meas. approx. 4.00 inches long with a rolled edge. Socket is cut with mortise for attaching to a musket barrel. This part of the bayonet is semi-bright… (E2416) SOLD. Learn More »

NOSE SECTION OF US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS CASE-SHOT SHELL FRAGMENT – LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

NOSE SECTION OF US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS CASE-SHOT SHELL FRAGMENT – LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

Rusted nose cap section with zinc fuse adapter. Location of recovery unknown. Ex-Lee’s Headquarters Museum collection, one of the oldest private collections of relics and antiques in the Gettysburg… (678-144) SOLD. Learn More »

STEREO VIEW OF 155TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY MONUMENT ON LITTLE ROUND TOP

STEREO VIEW OF 155TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY MONUMENT ON LITTLE ROUND TOP

Image shows the monument to the 155th Pennsylvania Infantry erected on the west side of Little Round Top in 1886. Visible beyond the monument is the “Valley of Death” and the Wheatfield… (205-88) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF BATTLE SCARRED TREES ON CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF BATTLE SCARRED TREES ON CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

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 somewhere on Culp’s Hill. It… (P13332) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CDV FULL STANDING VIEW 85TH NEW YORK OFFICER

CDV FULL STANDING VIEW 85TH NEW YORK OFFICER

CDV image shows Lieutenant Chauncey Aldrich of Company B, 85th New York. He is posed standing by a small table with his right hand resting on a Colt revolver that is lying on top of the cloth draped… (697-309) SOLD. Learn More »

COMMEMORATIVE BOOKLET FOR DEDICATION OF 8TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY MONUMENT AT GETTYSBURG

COMMEMORATIVE BOOKLET FOR DEDICATION OF 8TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY MONUMENT AT GETTYSBURG

Formally titled, “Ceremonies at Dedication of Monument of the Eight Penna. Cavalry Regiment at Gettysburg, September 1, 1890 With Historical Sketch of the Regiment”.  35 pages. Contains a list of… (635-66) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR POSTCARD SET

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR POSTCARD SET

This is a complete set of 25 color lithograph views of monuments, battlefield views and battle scenes all contained in a printed wrapper. The cards were published by Blocher’s of Gettysburg, PA and… (67-954) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

EARLY GETTYSBURG GUIDE BOOK

EARLY GETTYSBURG GUIDE BOOK

This guide book, dated 1892, is entitled, Gettysburg: “What They Did Here.” This particular copy is the 10th Edition, reprinted in 1913. Written by Luther W. Minnigh, a Battlefield Guide. … (678-18) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

CAMPAIGNS OF THE CIVIL WAR, VOL. VI: CHANCELLORSVILLE AND GETTYSBURG BY ABNER DOUBLEDAY

CAMPAIGNS OF THE CIVIL WAR, VOL. VI: CHANCELLORSVILLE AND GETTYSBURG BY ABNER DOUBLEDAY

By Abner Doubleday. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1882.  243 pages. Dark blue cloth covered boards; title in gilt with a vertical vignette of Civil War weapons on the front cover.  Title also… (611-247) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

ORIGINAL, CIVIL WAR, AMES ENLISTED MODEL 1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD IN GOOD CONDITION

ORIGINAL, CIVIL WAR, AMES ENLISTED MODEL 1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD IN GOOD CONDITION

Here is a wonderful Ames Manufacturing Company saber specimen of the type issued to Federal horsemen during the American Civil War. Produced by the Chicopee, Massachusetts firm of Ames Sword Company,… (E2478) SOLD. Learn More »

UNFIRED, EXCAVATED CS 3.25” “LONG SABOT” BOURRELETED READ BOLT

UNFIRED, EXCAVATED CS 3.25” “LONG SABOT” BOURRELETED READ BOLT

Here is an unfired Civil War Confederate 3.25” field artillery projectile commonly referred to as a Read Bolt. The cylindrical shaped piece measures just under 7” high and has a base diameter of… (727-292) SOLD. Learn More »

NICE TRENTON-CONTRACT .58 CALIBER MODEL 1861 MUSKET FOR THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY

NICE TRENTON-CONTRACT .58 CALIBER MODEL 1861 MUSKET FOR THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY

Here is an original, 1864-dated M1861 .58 caliber “Trenton Contract” percussion rifle-musket in very good condition overall. The rifled musket was a product of the Trenton Locomotive and Machine… (G3251) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL, CIVIL WAR, TWO-SECTION CONFEDERATE PIKE

ORIGINAL, CIVIL WAR, TWO-SECTION CONFEDERATE PIKE

Here is an unusual variation of an original Confederate 'pike' in very good original condition that was produced by an unknown maker. Totally unmarked, the pike specimen exhibits a flat,… (E2098) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,500.00
Originally $1,950.00


SOLD

SELDOM SEEN, WOODEN GREASE BUCKET- GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD PICKUP / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

SELDOM SEEN, WOODEN GREASE BUCKET- GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD PICKUP / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This battlefield pickup is a cylindrical, wooden grease bucket recovered on the fields of Gettysburg sometime after the battle. It pre-dates the Civil War by many years. Carried on both civilian and… (R10830) SOLD. Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $475.00


SOLD

PATTERN 1839 US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED FROM SPOTSYLVANIA, VA – GAVIN COLLECTION

PATTERN 1839 US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED FROM SPOTSYLVANIA, VA – GAVIN COLLECTION

The face of this plate has a spotty brown patina with some areas of discoloration caused by ground action. The detail on the face and edges are still visible. Reverse has 95% of the lead fill. Both… (601-602) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL CASE SHOT IRON SIDE-LOADING SHELL WITH THE RARE COPPER BORMANN REPLACEMENT FUSE PLUG

CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL CASE SHOT IRON SIDE-LOADING SHELL WITH THE RARE COPPER BORMANN REPLACEMENT FUSE PLUG

This smoothbore projectile has the Bormann replacement fuse plug.  When Southern arsenals discontinued the manufacture of this type of fuse by 1863, it was replaced with this oversized copper fuse… (R10762) SOLD. Learn More »

$975.00
Originally $1,250.00


SOLD

CIVIL WAR FEDERAL MODEL 1858 ‘BULLSEYE’ CANTEEN

CIVIL WAR FEDERAL MODEL 1858 ‘BULLSEYE’ CANTEEN

Civil War Model 1858 Bullseye pattern, Philadelphia Depot tin canteen is in good to very good condition. Issued to Union troops in the field, this canteen exhibits five reinforcing rings extruded on… (M22643) SOLD. Learn More »

MUMPER STEREO VIEW OF DEVIL’S DEN FROM THE SLAUGHTER PEN

MUMPER STEREO VIEW OF DEVIL’S DEN FROM THE SLAUGHTER PEN

Image is looking south west from among the boulders of “The Slaughter Pen” across the “Valley of Death” to Devil’s Den. Paper image and mount are dirty. Yellow stock border has some minor… (205-90) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

STEREO VIEW OF 90TH PENNSYLVANIA MONUMENT ON HANCOCK AVE., GETTYSBURG

STEREO VIEW OF 90TH PENNSYLVANIA MONUMENT ON HANCOCK AVE., GETTYSBURG

Image shows the monument to the 90th Pennsylvania Infantry which stands near the north end of Hancock Ave. The monument was erected in 1888. Paper image and mount have light surface dirt. Cream… (205-101) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF THE HARVEST OF DEATH

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF THE HARVEST OF DEATH

Image is mounted on yellow stock with no wording in the border as is usually seen. Reverse has label titled “SIGHTS AND SCENES FROM THE BATTLEFIELD OF GETTYSBURG JULY 1ST, 2D AND 3D, 1863.” The… (P13336) SOLD. Learn More »

SHARPS CARBINE METALLIC CARTRIDGE CONVERSION

SHARPS CARBINE METALLIC CARTRIDGE CONVERSION

Presented here is a Sharps carbine factory-alteration specimen designed to use a rimfire, metallic, self-contained cartridge. This carbine most likely was part of the October 26, 1867 contract to… (362-627) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG RUBY GLASS SOUVENIR PITCHER/CREAMER

GETTYSBURG RUBY GLASS SOUVENIR PITCHER/CREAMER

This fine condition glass tumbler with handle is 2 ¼” tall and 2” in diameter at the base. Attractive raised design on lower portion. Lettering reads, “Gettysburg, Pa. / 1863”. Gold edge on… (M22937) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

1910 ALBUMEN OF MILITARY CAMP OF INSTRUCTION HELD AT GETTYSBURG

1910 ALBUMEN OF MILITARY CAMP OF INSTRUCTION HELD AT GETTYSBURG

Image of a group of soldiers, either National Guard or Regulars, who were part of group of approximately 5,000 who gathered in the fields of Gettysburg beginning on July 1, 1910, for a 30 day Camp of… (635-29) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

TREVILIAN STATION-EXCAVATED M1859 CAVALRY CURB BIT

TREVILIAN STATION-EXCAVATED M1859 CAVALRY CURB BIT

Here is an original US cavalry curb bit of the pattern 1859 excavated from the Trevilian Station, Virginia battlefield. Adopted by the U.S. Army in January 1859, the iron curb bit debuted at the same… (R20155) SOLD. Learn More »

NEAR MINT CIVIL WAR PERIOD M1852 NAVAL OFFICER SWORD

NEAR MINT CIVIL WAR PERIOD M1852 NAVAL OFFICER SWORD

Maker-mark [obverse ricasso]: “Ames Mfg. Co. / Chicopee/ Mass.” Bright blade, measuring 29” in length, 1.125” in width at base, with slight traces of moisture traces near tip. Standard naval… (172-2878) SOLD. Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH CARD OF MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER NELSON A. MILES AS LIEUTENANT GENERAL

AUTOGRAPH CARD OF MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER NELSON A. MILES AS LIEUTENANT GENERAL

Nice large bold ink signature on a card that meas. approx. 3.00 x 1.75 inches. Inscription is in three lines and reads “NELSON A. MILES / LIEUT. GENERAL / U. S. ARMY. On reverse is printed… (L14562) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

PATTERN 1839 SNY BELT PLATE

PATTERN 1839 SNY BELT PLATE

Good condition. All lead is present. "Puppy Paw" hooks and tongue on back. Face has not been cleaned. Small nick in letter "N." ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (M21511) SOLD. Learn More »

STEREO VIEW OF 4TH MAINE MONUMENT, THE VALLEY OF DEATH AND LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

STEREO VIEW OF 4TH MAINE MONUMENT, THE VALLEY OF DEATH AND LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

View is taken looking north east from in front of Devil’s Den. The background of the image is dominated by Little Round Top and the “Valley of Death.” In the near foreground on a large boulder… (205-86) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF 91ST PENNSYVANIA MONUMENT ON LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF 91ST PENNSYVANIA MONUMENT ON LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

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 from the summit of Little Round… (P13324) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF BOULDERS IN DEVIL’S DEN, GETTYSBURG

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF BOULDERS IN DEVIL’S DEN, GETTYSBURG

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 looking toward Devil’s Den… (P13321) SOLD. Learn More »

JENNIE WADE SOUVENIR DOUGH TRAY

JENNIE WADE SOUVENIR DOUGH TRAY

This item is a Jennie Wade souvenir dough tray, the only civilian killed during the Battle of Gettysburg. Jennie Wade was supposedly making bread in a dough tray for passing soldiers at the home of… (678-43) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

HISTORIC VIEWS OF GETTYSBURG

HISTORIC VIEWS OF GETTYSBURG

“ILLUSTRATIONS IN HALF-TONE OF ALL THE MONUMENTS, IMPORTANT VIEWS AND HISTORIC PLACES ON THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD”. Copyright 1909 by J. I. Mumper and R.C. Miller; text by Robert C. Miller.… (172-3002) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

1913 GETTYSBURG 50TH ANNIVERSARY MEDAL FOR MASSACHUSETTS VETERANS

1913 GETTYSBURG 50TH ANNIVERSARY MEDAL FOR MASSACHUSETTS VETERANS

This is a two piece medal. The top section has the Coat of Arms for the state of Massachusetts at center surrounded by an arch that reads “50TH ANNIVERSARY BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG 1863-1913.”… (635-51) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 3” ARTILLERY SHELL FRAGMENT WITH LEAD CASE SHOT BALLS ATTACHED, FOUND ON THE CODORI FARM, GETTYSBURG  - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

CS 3” ARTILLERY SHELL FRAGMENT WITH LEAD CASE SHOT BALLS ATTACHED, FOUND ON THE CODORI FARM, GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This item is a nice fragment from C.S. section of 3" shell .It was found in relic condition in Gettysburg on the Codori Farm. Moderately pitted, it measures approximately 2 1/2 inches by 2 Inches.… (678-184) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT MONOCACY

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT MONOCACY

The face has a dark patina with some light discoloration from ground action. It is a little heavier on the reverse. The plate has some waviness to it. The reverse has all of its lead fill; hooks are… (173-201) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR ASHTRAY WITH BULLETS

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR ASHTRAY WITH BULLETS

Souvenir ashtray made of two side by side white metal bowls. One is embossed with the Pennsylvania Monument. Above the monument is imprinted “GETTYSBURG PA.” and below it is “PENNSYLVANIA STATE… (697-258) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

1864-DATED ‘L.G.Y.’ LOCKPLATE FOR THE M1861 SPECIAL CONTRACT RIFLE-MUSKET

1864-DATED ‘L.G.Y.’ LOCKPLATE FOR THE M1861 SPECIAL CONTRACT RIFLE-MUSKET

Made for the Special Model 1861 contract rifle-musket, the lockplate is an original Lamson, Goodnow and Yale Co piece in excellent, about unused condition.  Circa 1862-1864, 50,000 lockplates were… (406-426) SOLD. Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $300.00


SOLD

WHITNEY PRODUCED MODEL 1855 RIFLE MUSKET, TYPE II

WHITNEY PRODUCED MODEL 1855 RIFLE MUSKET, TYPE II

Cal. .58, seven groove rifling. The lock surface is a mix of patina & gray with a spotty and peppery look with patches of dried oil Markings, "E. Whitney/N. Haven", "Eagle" and date "1858" are… (406-24) SOLD. Learn More »

$4,500.00
Originally $6,500.00


SOLD

CS 5.68 INCH 24 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL

CS 5.68 INCH 24 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL

Fired from a 24 pounder Coehorn mortar or 5.82” smoothbore gun. Type which used wooden fuse plug. Has nice crude seam mold and indent where tin straps along fuse hole. Nice smooth body. Recovered at… (785-16) SOLD. Learn More »

BRITISH PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD BUTTPLATE RECOVERED AT PETERSBURG

BRITISH PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD BUTTPLATE RECOVERED AT PETERSBURG

Found near the Crater at Petersburg, VA, this buttplate is marked “E / 92” on the tang.  Old collector’s or museum tag attached on reverse, “BP-11”. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (173-192) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

STRUCK SHOULDER SCALE RECOVERED AT HARPER’S FERRY

STRUCK SHOULDER SCALE RECOVERED AT HARPER’S FERRY

Clam shell portion of a shoulder scale shows severe damage; has digger/collector’s notation regarding the location of recovery in white paint – “H F”. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (173-193) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.50
SOLD

18TH CENTURY MEDICAL TEXT - MEDICAL FACTS AND OBSERVATIONS: VOLUME THE FIRST

18TH CENTURY MEDICAL TEXT - MEDICAL FACTS AND OBSERVATIONS: VOLUME THE FIRST

Edited by Samuel Foart Simmons. Printed for J. Johnson, London, 1791. 224pp., fldg. Diagram. Full calf, with red gilt-trimmed spine label. Exhibits moderate outer scuffing all round, including light… (611-240) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE, U.S. ARMY HOSPITAL DEPARTMENT STAFF SURGEON’S MEDICAL OPERATING CASE

RARE, U.S. ARMY HOSPITAL DEPARTMENT STAFF SURGEON’S MEDICAL OPERATING CASE

Presented here is a rare U. S. Army Hospital Department-marked and issued Civil War medical operating kit in its wooden field case. Kit retains thirty pieces of assorted surgical instruments and… (727-424) SOLD. Learn More »

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF MEADE’S CHIEF OF STAFF MAJOR GENERAL A. A. HUMPHREYS

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF MEADE’S CHIEF OF STAFF MAJOR GENERAL A. A. HUMPHREYS

Clipped paper meas. approx. 3.50 x 1.50 inches and reads “A. A. HUMPHREYS, BRIG. GENL. VOLS., WASH. FEBY. 3D, 1863” in three lines. All writing is done in ink and is strong and legible. Paper is… (L14552) SOLD. Learn More »

$90.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG KATALYSINE WATER BOTTLE

GETTYSBURG KATALYSINE WATER BOTTLE

This is a dark emerald green mineral water bottle with embossing. The embossing is in a circle that reads "Gettysburg Katalysine Water." Bottle stands 10” tall, while base measures 4” in diameter.… (635-84) SOLD. Learn More »

BULLET IN WOOD FOUND ON CULP’S HILL FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

BULLET IN WOOD FOUND ON CULP’S HILL FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

This bullet in wood was recovered by John Cullison on Culp’s Hill near the site of the 82nd Pennsylvania monument and passed by him to the Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg artifacts. The… (173-1629) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

BULLET IN WOOD FOUND ON CULP’S HILL FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

BULLET IN WOOD FOUND ON CULP’S HILL FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

This bullet in wood was recovered by John Cullison on Culp’s Hill near the site of the 82nd Pennsylvania monument and passed by him to the Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg artifacts. The… (173-1637) SOLD. Learn More »

LYNN, MASSACHUSETTS VETERAN’S BADGE

LYNN, MASSACHUSETTS VETERAN’S BADGE

Stamped brass top bar with pin on back. Face of bar has crosshatching design. Suspended from the bar is a blue, white and red ribbon that meas. approx. 8.00 inches long. On the white stripe in black… (595-452) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

OLD PEOPLE VET’S RIBBON!

OLD PEOPLE VET’S RIBBON!

6 inch long ribbon with GAR membership badge in black ink at center. Below it in black lettering is “TWENTY-NINTH ANNUAL REUNION, OLD PEOPLE, BRADFORD COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, JUNE 25, 1932.… (595-446) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

NEW HAMPSHIRE VETERAN’S BADGE

NEW HAMPSHIRE VETERAN’S BADGE

Stamped brass top bar with pin on back. Face of bar is decorated with a scroll design. Two ribbons hang from this top bar. One was red but has faded to pink. This ribbon meas. approx. 3.00 inches long… (595-437) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

BANK OF THE VALLEY, WINCHESTER, VIRGINIA $5 NOTE

BANK OF THE VALLEY, WINCHESTER, VIRGINIA $5 NOTE

Bank of the Valley, Winchester, Virginia. $5 note, serial number 179, featuring maiden.  Dated 9/20/1860. VF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-1004) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED SIGNATURE AND CDV OF MAJ. GEN. JAMES B. MCPHERSON

FRAMED SIGNATURE AND CDV OF MAJ. GEN. JAMES B. MCPHERSON

This framed piece consists of a clipped signature which reads, “Hd Qrs 17th Army Corps / near Vicksburg. Miss. June 18 1863 / J. B. McPherson / Maj. General”, in which only the signature is in… (P13305) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED SIGNATURE AND CDV OF MAJ. GEN. GEORGE G. MEADE

FRAMED SIGNATURE AND CDV OF MAJ. GEN. GEORGE G. MEADE

This framed piece consists of a bold clipped signature which reads, “Geo. G. Meade / Maj. Genl. U.S.A. / Comdg. A.P. / 1865”. The clipped paper measures 4 ¼” x 2”. Next to the signature is… (P13314) SOLD. Learn More »

GUARD MOUNT REPORT FOR THE 15TH VERMONT INFANTRY

GUARD MOUNT REPORT FOR THE 15TH VERMONT INFANTRY

Large pre-printed sheet filled out in ink. Document lists guards and Guard Post times around the camp of the 15th Vermont at Fairfax, Virginia. One side is for January 31st and February 1st 1863 while… (205-149) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF FAMOUS GETTYSBURG CONFEDERATE DIVISION COMMANDER HENRY HETH

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF FAMOUS GETTYSBURG CONFEDERATE DIVISION COMMANDER HENRY HETH

Small clipping meas. approx. 1.75 x 1.00 inch. Bold ink inscription reads “H. HETH / MAJ. GNL.” in two lines. Reverse does have some writing on the back that is visible on front but it does not… (L14553) SOLD. Learn More »

AUTOGRAPHED CARD OF JOHN R. BROOKE, WHO LED A BRIGADE IN THE WHEATFIELD AT GETTYSBURG

AUTOGRAPHED CARD OF JOHN R. BROOKE, WHO LED A BRIGADE IN THE WHEATFIELD AT GETTYSBURG

Nice clean white card that meas. approx. 4.00 x 2.00 inches has a nice dark ink inscription that reads “JOHN R. BROOKE / MAJ. GENL.” Along the bottom is “HAVANA / FEBRY 18-1899.” John Rutter… (L14554) SOLD. Learn More »

TIPTON GETTYSBURG CYCLORAMA STEREO VIEW

TIPTON GETTYSBURG CYCLORAMA STEREO VIEW

Stereo view shows a section of the Gettysburg Cyclorama depicting a group of mounted officers surveying the battle. It either depicts General Meade or General Hunt. Image is on a plain yellow mount.… (P13323) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

TIPTON CYCLORAMA STEREO VIEW SHOWING DEATH OF LT. CUSHING AT GETTYSBURG

TIPTON CYCLORAMA STEREO VIEW SHOWING DEATH OF LT. CUSHING AT GETTYSBURG

Stereo view shows a section of the Gettysburg Cyclorama depicting the death of the soon to be Medal of Honor winner Lt. Alonzo Cushing of Battery A, 4th US Artillery. Image is on a plain yellow mount.… (P13333) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF BATTLE SCARRED TREES ON CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF BATTLE SCARRED TREES ON CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

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 somewhere on Culp’s Hill. It… (P13339) SOLD. Learn More »

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF SOLID SHOT IN TREE NEXT TO SHERFY HOUSE, GETTYSBURG

TIPTON STEREO VIEW OF SOLID SHOT IN TREE NEXT TO SHERFY HOUSE, GETTYSBURG

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 was taken in the yard of the… (P13342) SOLD. Learn More »

US M1871 ARMY REMINGTON ROLLING BLOCK RIFLE, DATED 1872

US M1871 ARMY REMINGTON ROLLING BLOCK RIFLE, DATED 1872

Standard lockplate markings: “US / SPRINGFIELD / 1872”, with Remington patent markings, and numeral “24”, and “US” butt plate.  Barrel and metal furnishings exhibit a light salt and… (749-05) SOLD. Learn More »

<i>OHIO AT CHICKAMAUGA</i>, PUBLISHED IN 1896

OHIO AT CHICKAMAUGA, PUBLISHED IN 1896

Very nice clean and well bound 1st edition of OHIO AT CHICKAMAUGA. Volume meas. approx. 6.50 x 9.25 inches with maroon cloth boards in very good condition. Gold title stamped on both front cover and… (798-02) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

<i>OHIO AT SHILOH</i>, PUBLISHED IN 1903

OHIO AT SHILOH, PUBLISHED IN 1903

Very nice clean and well bound 1st edition of OHIO AT SHILOH. Volume meas. approx. 6.50 x 9.25 inches with blue cloth boards bumped at lower corners only. Gold title stamped on both front cover and… (798-01) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL ALBUMEN PRINT INCLUDED IN ALEXANDER GARDNER PHOTOGRAPHIC SKETCHBOOK OF THE WAR —“STUDYING THE ART OF WAR.”

ORIGINAL ALBUMEN PRINT INCLUDED IN ALEXANDER GARDNER PHOTOGRAPHIC SKETCHBOOK OF THE WAR —“STUDYING THE ART OF WAR.”

Sketch “No. 45” measures 7 x 9”, mounted on card backing measuring 12 x 16”. The albumen photo exhibits three small dark stains in upper right hand corner, and one more in the lower right,… (460-401) SOLD. Learn More »

THE RETURNED BATTLE FLAGS: Presented to the Confederate Veterans at their Re-Union, Louisville, Ky, June 14th, 1905….

THE RETURNED BATTLE FLAGS: Presented to the Confederate Veterans at their Re-Union, Louisville, Ky, June 14th, 1905….

Published by Charles E. Ware, St. Louis, MO., 1905. Unpaginated, wraps, with illustrated covers & color illustrations of various flags carried by the Confederate Armies. Measures 10 x 6.5”.… (L14689) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

EXCELLENT, RARE 3.67” HOTCHKISS 1860 PROTOTYPE BOLT

EXCELLENT, RARE 3.67” HOTCHKISS 1860 PROTOTYPE BOLT

This early, pre-Civil War projectile from the Hotchkiss foundry in Sharon, Connecticut, is a very rare, unfired, un-dug, 1860 Hotchkiss Prototype flat-based bolt. Seldom seen, this bolt evolved from… (M23707) SOLD. Learn More »

1913 GETTYSBURG PANORAMIC PHOTO #1 — “PEACE RE-UNION CAMP OF THE BLUE AND THE GRAY. 50TH ANNIVERSARY BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG. JULY 1ST TO 4TH, 1913”

1913 GETTYSBURG PANORAMIC PHOTO #1 — “PEACE RE-UNION CAMP OF THE BLUE AND THE GRAY. 50TH ANNIVERSARY BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG. JULY 1ST TO 4TH, 1913”

Slender oblong print measuring 61 x 7”. Mounted in period wood frame with card backing and hang-wire. Period Frame sticker: “Home Art Shop / S.M. Hefflefinger / 244 W. Philadelphia St., York,… (635-83) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS 6.25 INCH 32 POUND SPHERICAL SHELL

US/CS 6.25 INCH 32 POUND SPHERICAL SHELL

Fired from a 6.4 inch 32 pounder smoothbore gun. This projectile was recovered at Savannah, Georgia. Has remains of the wood fuse plug. Cleaned and varnished. A nice example. EXTRA SHIPPING… (785-18) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER BORMANN FUSED CONVERSION TO PAPER TIME FUSE SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL

CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER BORMANN FUSED CONVERSION TO PAPER TIME FUSE SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL

This projectile was fitted with a Confederate Bormann time fuse. Due to poor performance the fuse had a tapered hole drilled in the center to accept the paper time fuse. Fired by a 4.62 inch 12… (785-11) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. NAVY AND MARINE CORPS REGISTER OF COMMISIONED AND NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS, 1829

U.S. NAVY AND MARINE CORPS REGISTER OF COMMISIONED AND NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS, 1829

Printed by the order of the Secretary of the Navy. S.A. Elliot, printer; City of Washington, 1929.  66pp., wraps. Green covers, with beige title stamp. Measures 6 x 3.75”. Chipped at the… (718-23) SOLD. Learn More »

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF GETTYSBURG HERO STEPHEN H. WEED, MORTALLY WOUNDED ON LITTLE ROUND TOP

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF GETTYSBURG HERO STEPHEN H. WEED, MORTALLY WOUNDED ON LITTLE ROUND TOP

Clipped slip of paper meas. approx. 6.50 x 2.25 inches. Across the top is the signature of another officer. This reads “EDWARD P. MCRAE / COM. OF LOWER POTOMAC FLOTILLA. CAPT. OF THE FLEET.” Below… (L14548) SOLD. Learn More »

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF MAJOR GENERAL ABNER DOUBLEDAY

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF MAJOR GENERAL ABNER DOUBLEDAY

Clipped slip of paper meas. approx. 3.50 x 1.75 inches. Ink inscription all in Doubleday’s hand reads “HD. QRS. 3D DIV 1 AC / MARCH 27, 1863 / APPD. + RESPECTFULLY / FORWARDED / A. DOUBLEDAY /… (L14544) SOLD. Learn More »

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE W. GETTY

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE W. GETTY

Clipping meas. approx. 3.50 x 2.00 inches. The inscription reads “GEO. W. GETTY/COLONEL 3RD ARTILLERY/BVT. MAJ. GENL/COMMDG.” The inscription is in four lines with Getty’s signature at the top.… (L14542) SOLD. Learn More »

$55.00
SOLD

MODEL 1816 HARPERS FERRY FLINTLOCK MUSKET

MODEL 1816 HARPERS FERRY FLINTLOCK MUSKET

1828 dated example of the Model 1816 .69 caliber smooth bore musket manufactured at the National Armory at Harpers Ferry, Virginia. This specimen is still in its original flintlock configuration. The… (172-3328) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLY GETTYSBURG GUIDE BOOK

EARLY GETTYSBURG GUIDE BOOK

This guide book has no printed date but looks to be from the 1890’s. It is titled “BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG … MADE PLAIN” by Professor J. Warren Gilbert-The Battlefield Guide. The book has yellow… (205-142) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

1949 GETTYSBURG GUIDE BOOK

1949 GETTYSBURG GUIDE BOOK

This guide book dates from 1949 and is titled “THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG” by W. C. STORRICK-Retired Superintendent of Guides. The book has green stiff paper covers that show very little wear. The… (205-144) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

1887 GETTYSBURG GUIDE BOOK

1887 GETTYSBURG GUIDE BOOK

This guide book dates from 1887 and is titled “A GUIDE OF THE BATTLE-FIELD OF GETTYSBURG. WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND MAP” by Jacob Hoke who was also the author of the well-known Gettysburg book “THE… (205-141) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

“THE SURRENDER OF GENERAL LEE” BY PIERRE S. DUVAL AND SONS

“THE SURRENDER OF GENERAL LEE” BY PIERRE S. DUVAL AND SONS

Published by Joseph Hoover, Philadelphia 1866. Lithograph with tintstone, 28” x 22”. Full title “Meeting of General Grant and Lee Prepatory to The Surrender of General Lee and his Entire Army to… (P13344) SOLD. Learn More »

1830’S-1850’S EYEGLASSES WITH TELESCOPING TEMPLES AND SHADED LENS

1830’S-1850’S EYEGLASSES WITH TELESCOPING TEMPLES AND SHADED LENS

Early form of dual-set folding lens frame with green shaded lens glass. Originally designed as a medical apparatus to treat diseases of the eyes by shading out bright sunlight both forward and on the… (205-146) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

GAR SILVER SPOON FROM ‘PITTSBURG’

GAR SILVER SPOON FROM ‘PITTSBURG’

Silver spoon meas. approx. 4.00 inches long. Top of handle is a GAR membership badge with spread-winged eagle, US flag and star with a heart shaped bowl that is inscribed “PITTSBURG.” The handle… (503-64) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

M1850 OFFICER’S STAFF AND FIELD SWORD BY HORSTMANN

M1850 OFFICER’S STAFF AND FIELD SWORD BY HORSTMANN

This original Model 1850 Officer’s Staff and Field sword, complete with original metal scabbard, is a handsome blade specimen by the Solingen firm of Gebruder Weyersberg and imported by Horstmann.… (E2468) SOLD. Learn More »

COLT 1911 WWI LANYARD LOOP MAGAZINE

COLT 1911 WWI LANYARD LOOP MAGAZINE

7 shot dual tone in excellent plus condition.  Very scarce. If you call/e-mail to inquire about this item and it is already sold, we have others available at the same… (M23775) SOLD. Learn More »

COLT 1911 WWI LANYARD LOOP MAGAZINE

COLT 1911 WWI LANYARD LOOP MAGAZINE

7 shot dual tone in excellent plus condition.  Very scarce. If you call/e-mail to inquire about this item and it is already sold, we have others available at the same… (M23769) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLY SOUVENIR PLATE OF SPANGLER’S SPRING, GETTYSBURG

EARLY SOUVENIR PLATE OF SPANGLER’S SPRING, GETTYSBURG

Very nice early 20th Century souvenir plate of Spangler’s Spring. The plate dates from about the 1920’s and is made with a gold border around the edge and a yellow face with a full color transfer… (M22286) SOLD. Learn More »

$22.00
SOLD

1864 DATED DRAFT NOTICE FOR NEW YORK MAN

1864 DATED DRAFT NOTICE FOR NEW YORK MAN

Pre-printed document filled out in ink. Document is from the Provost Marshal’s Office of the 13th Congressional District of New York State and is dated September 28, 1864. The document informs Mr.… (205-147) SOLD. Learn More »

$7.50
SOLD

RARE WAR DATE AES, MAJ. GEN. DAVID BELL BIRNEY

RARE WAR DATE AES, MAJ. GEN. DAVID BELL BIRNEY

Autograph Endorsement Signed, on an inlaid 3.25” x 7/75” portion of a letter.  “HD. Qrs. 1st Div. 3rd Corps, May 15, 1863. The promotion of Lieut Briscoe is a deserved one & I trust will be… (L14605) SOLD. Learn More »

7TH SOUTH CAROLINA RATION DOCUMENT

7TH SOUTH CAROLINA RATION DOCUMENT

Document meas. approx. 7.75 x 6.50 inches and is completely handwritten in both pencil and ink with most of the writing being in ink. The document is a hand drawn ration sheet showing the issue of… (205-154) SOLD. Learn More »

BULLET IN WOOD FOUND ON CULP’S HILL FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

BULLET IN WOOD FOUND ON CULP’S HILL FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

This bullet in wood was recovered by John Cullison on Culp’s Hill near the site of the 82nd Pennsylvania monument and passed by him to the Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg artifacts. The… (173-1632) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

BULLET IN WOOD FOUND ON CULP’S HILL FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

BULLET IN WOOD FOUND ON CULP’S HILL FROM THE ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

This bullet in wood was recovered by John Cullison on Culp’s Hill near the site of the 82nd Pennsylvania monument and passed by him to the Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg artifacts. The… (173-1680) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SHEET MUSIC, “THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, JULY 3d 1863”

GETTYSBURG SHEET MUSIC, “THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, JULY 3d 1863”

By J.C. Beckel. Published by Winner & Co., Philadelphia, 1863. Dedicated to Maj. Geo. Gordon Meade. 11pp., measuring 14 x 10.5” arranged for piano. Moderately fragile. Exhibits light soiling… (195-143) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR - CEDAR WOOD CANNON

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR - CEDAR WOOD CANNON

These little cedar wood cannons were popular souvenirs of the 1930’s, 40’s and 50’s. This one comes mounted on a flat base that meas. approx. 3.75 inches long x 2.25 inches wide. The wheels are… (678-48) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

GAR FUNERAL STEREOVIEW

GAR FUNERAL STEREOVIEW

1890’s stereo card showing the funeral of a GAR veteran. There is no identification or caption on the card. It shows what looks to be a cloth covered casket with a painting of the veteran in uniform… (205-123) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

NORTH CAROLINA CIVIL WAR TAX ASSESSMENT FORM

NORTH CAROLINA CIVIL WAR TAX ASSESSMENT FORM

Dated “County of Davidson, N.C., October 27, 1863”. Pre-printed form, 2pp., measuring 12 x 9.5”. Signed by “William Swing” [tax-payer] and “Burnet Neal” [county assessor]. Exhibits fold… (L14285) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

WORLD WAR ONE GROUP ID’D TO SOLDIER IN THE 662ND AERO SQUADRON

WORLD WAR ONE GROUP ID’D TO SOLDIER IN THE 662ND AERO SQUADRON

This group of three items consists of a Model 1911 Campaign Hat, Model 1917 helmet with painted insignia, and a stenciled leather carrying bag. The campaign hat has the correct “Montana” peak with… (718-22) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE

CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE

The Spencer .52 caliber, repeating carbine, one of the earlier Spencer short arms, was invented and patented by Manchester, Connecticut native Christopher M. Spencer. This Civil War specimen is a nice… (G3266) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL

CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL

Fired from a 4.62” 12 pounder smoothbore gun. Used a wood fuse plug. This type of shell was the most common spherical explosive shell used during the Civil War by Southern forces. This projectile… (785-08) SOLD. Learn More »

US 4.52” 12 POUNDER BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL CASE SHOT SHELL

US 4.52” 12 POUNDER BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL CASE SHOT SHELL

Fired from a 4.62 inch 12 pounder smoothbore gun. This projectile is missing the Bormann fuse; brass underplug intact. Cleaned and painted bronze. Recovered at Savannah River, Georgia during… (785-10) SOLD. Learn More »

SAVAGE DOUBLE-ACTION, NAVY MODEL REVOLVER

SAVAGE DOUBLE-ACTION, NAVY MODEL REVOLVER

Manufactured by the Savage Revolving Fire-Arms Company, this original cap and ball percussion sidearm is an original, double-action Navy Model revolver in good condition. In 1860, business partners… (419-03) SOLD. Learn More »

CLASSIC AUSTRIAN MODEL 1842 PERCUSSION RIFLE MUSKET

CLASSIC AUSTRIAN MODEL 1842 PERCUSSION RIFLE MUSKET

This excellent condition, imported longarm is an early, classic Austrian Model 1842 .70 caliber, rifled, single-shot muzzleloader. Musket measures a total length of 57½” with a 42½” long barrel… (G3273) SOLD. Learn More »

DROPPED CONDITION .32 PISTOL BULLET - GETTYSBURG

DROPPED CONDITION .32 PISTOL BULLET - GETTYSBURG

Nice dropped condition conical .32 pistol bullet. Item was recovered at Gettysburg by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel family collection. … (173-706) SOLD. Learn More »

$2.00
SOLD

FIRED .69 MINIE BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

FIRED .69 MINIE BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

Fired condition .69 minie ball. Although these bullets have been fired they are still easily recognizable. Items are from the Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg artifacts. Selection is our… (173-1266) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE LEAD SIDE-LOADER PLUG FROM GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE LEAD SIDE-LOADER PLUG FROM GETTYSBURG

Lead side-loader plug from a 12lb spherical case shot shell. Item was part of the Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg artifacts. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (173-1264) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

US .54 FIRED MINIE BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

US .54 FIRED MINIE BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a fired .54 minie ball recovered by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg artifacts. Bullet is in good condition with slight evidence of… (173-732) SOLD. Learn More »

$3.00
SOLD

US/CS .44 ROUND BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

US/CS .44 ROUND BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a .44 round ball recovered by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel family collection of Gettysburg artifacts. Selection is our choice. We will send the best one… (173-711) SOLD. Learn More »

$3.00
SOLD

SIGNATURE – GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

SIGNATURE – GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

Nicely framed and matted autographed card:  “R. E. Lee.”  Card measures approx. 4 1/4” x 2 1/2”. Framed and matted with a modern reproduced black and white image of Lee, along with a… (L14647) SOLD. Learn More »

SOLDIER LETTER — PRIVATE CHARLES F. DOCKUM, CO. “C”, 1ST NEW HAMPSHIRE HEAVY ARTILLERY

SOLDIER LETTER — PRIVATE CHARLES F. DOCKUM, CO. “C”, 1ST NEW HAMPSHIRE HEAVY ARTILLERY

Written to his mother. Dated “Battery G Meade, D.C. Near Fort De Russey, Dec. 10, 1864. 2pp. pages in ink, measuring 9.25 x 8”, with one written on the reverse of a printed color map (Panoramic… (L14693) SOLD. Learn More »

REUNION RIBBON FOR COMPANY G, 136TH PENNSYLVANIA  – THE MCCLINTOCK GUARDS

REUNION RIBBON FOR COMPANY G, 136TH PENNSYLVANIA – THE MCCLINTOCK GUARDS

This white ribbon has gold lettering with a stamped brass top bar and button type drop. The ribbon itself meas. approx. 1.75 inches wide and including the bar and drop it meas. approx. 4.75 inches… (503-86) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

GETTYSBURG 50TH REUNION PLATE

GETTYSBURG 50TH REUNION PLATE

Made of gray, enameled tin, measuring 9.5” in diameter, 1” in depth. Featuring inlaid photo of Hanover, PA, “Soldier’s Monument”, dedicated 1904. Rim inscription “GETTYSBURG, PA. JULY 4TH… (635-78) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG 50TH REUNION PLATE

GETTYSBURG 50TH REUNION PLATE

Blue and white glazed glass measuring 7.5” in diameter. Rear maker-mark: “The Adams Souvenir Series/ W. Adams & Co./ Tunstall/ England”. Upper riband inscription: “Fiftieth Anniversary of… (635-86) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

“THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG” BY P.F ROTHERMEL

“THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG” BY P.F ROTHERMEL

Early 1870s print of the famous 1871 painting now at the Pennsylvania State Museum. Matted in gray, mounted in handsome dark frame. Measures 19 x 27.5”, with reverse hang-wire [print size 11.5 x… (635-60) SOLD. Learn More »

SIGNATURE – CS GEN. JAMES L. KEMPER

SIGNATURE – CS GEN. JAMES L. KEMPER

Framed and matted signature, “J L. Kemper”. Framed with a reproduction image and a simulated info plaque. Frame measures 10” x 19”; visible portion of paper that signature is on measures 4… (L14591) SOLD. Learn More »

‘CASE’ M1 CARBINE BAYONET WITH LEATHER HANDLE AND ITS M8 SCABBARD

‘CASE’ M1 CARBINE BAYONET WITH LEATHER HANDLE AND ITS M8 SCABBARD

In very good used condition, this military bayonet specimen is a maker-marked ‘Case’ M4 bayonet fitted for the M-1 Carbine. Bayo cross guard is stamped “U.S. M4 / CASE.” Leather handle is in… (172-3329) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED POST-WAR SIGNATURE – WINFIELD S. HANCOCK

FRAMED POST-WAR SIGNATURE – WINFIELD S. HANCOCK

Nicely framed and matted autographed card:  “Winfd S. Hancock / San Francisco Cal. / Decbr 13th 1883.”  Card measures approx. 4 3/4” x 3”. Nice strong signature. Framed with modern photo of… (L14649) SOLD. Learn More »

STRANDS OF HAIR IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE WASHINGTON AND ABRAHAM LINCOLN

STRANDS OF HAIR IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE WASHINGTON AND ABRAHAM LINCOLN

Offered is a very attractive framed & matted 15 ½” x12 ½” display with color images of each man. Below each image are a few strands of hair belonging to each individual, under magnified… (M23718) SOLD. Learn More »

ANDERSONVILLE CANE

ANDERSONVILLE CANE

Dated 1884. From the National Cemetery at Andersonville, GA, this cane measures 38” in length, and .75” in diameter at the base of its handle. Original printed handle inscription: “This Cane… (M23751) SOLD. Learn More »

EAGLEHEAD POMMEL INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD, C. 1830

EAGLEHEAD POMMEL INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD, C. 1830

[To see this exact sword, see Harold Peterson’s THE AMERICAN SWORD [1954], p.76, fig. 67] Straight slender, single-edged blade with single broad fuller & false edge, measuring 31.75”. The… (30-1815) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1842 LOCK PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

US MODEL 1842 LOCK PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

The exact place on the Gettysburg battlefield where this lock plate was recovered is not known. The hammer is present but the hammer screw is missing. Due to rust and discoloration no markings can be… (782-13) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR PICKET PIN FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

CIVIL WAR PICKET PIN FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

This Gettysburg artifact from the Civil War is a relic condition Federal cavalry picket pin recovered north of the Culp Farm sometime after the battle. The iron pin still retains its tie ring / swivel… (R20406) SOLD. Learn More »

C.S. 2.25” LONG BOLT ‘BABY’ MULLANE COMMON SHELL RECOVERED FROM THE AUGUSTA, GEORGIA ARSENAL

C.S. 2.25” LONG BOLT ‘BABY’ MULLANE COMMON SHELL RECOVERED FROM THE AUGUSTA, GEORGIA ARSENAL

Here is a fired, Confederate 2.25” Long Bolt “Baby” Mullane shell, often called the Baby Mullane. The Baby Mullane common shell was recovered from the area of the Confederate Arsenal located at… (727-80) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 3.67” 6 LB SECTIONED CASE SHOT SPHERICAL SHELL

CONFEDERATE 3.67” 6 LB SECTIONED CASE SHOT SPHERICAL SHELL

This artillery specimen is a Confederate, 6-pound, 3.67” spherical case shot that has been fired and a section blown out to reveal its matrix compound and a complement of iron case-shot balls within… (M23706) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE DOCUMENT RELATING TO THE 22ND VIRGINIA BATTALION

CONFEDERATE DOCUMENT RELATING TO THE 22ND VIRGINIA BATTALION

This pre-printed document is filled out in ink. The reverse of the document states that it is an “ABSTRACT OF PAYMENT” for John G. Turpin Captain and Assistant Commissary and Sustenance of the… (205-156) SOLD. Learn More »

PRE-CIVIL WAR RIFLEMAN’S POWDER FLASK

PRE-CIVIL WAR RIFLEMAN’S POWDER FLASK

Flask is in very nice condition and well-marked. The body is free of any major dents and only has a few very small dings scattered here and there. The lower portion has a very nice spread-winged eagle… (480-161) SOLD. Learn More »

PERCUSSION KENTUCKY HALF-STOCK RIFLE

PERCUSSION KENTUCKY HALF-STOCK RIFLE

This handsome, Kentucky-style, single-trigger, muzzle loading, half-stock hunting rifle was the property of one A. J. Sutherland of Ann Arbor, Michigan in the post war years. In 1868, Sutherland was a… (G2761) SOLD. Learn More »

NICELY FRAMED AUTOGRAPHED CARD – LT. GEN. ULYSSES S. GRANT

NICELY FRAMED AUTOGRAPHED CARD – LT. GEN. ULYSSES S. GRANT

Nicely framed and matted autographed card:  “U.S. Grant / Lt. Gen. U.S.A.”  Card measures approx. 3.25” x 2”. Nice strong signature. Framed with modern photo of Gen. Grant and a printed info… (L14651) SOLD. Learn More »

HANDMADE 34 STAR US FLAG ID TO 101ST PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

HANDMADE 34 STAR US FLAG ID TO 101ST PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

This 34 star cotton bunting flag is completely hand sewn, including the stars, which are cut out of white cloth and attached to the canton. The flag meas. approx. 51.00 inches on the hoist and 72.00… (282-358) SOLD. Learn More »

REMAINS OF SWORD BELT ID’D TO 101ST PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

REMAINS OF SWORD BELT ID’D TO 101ST PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

This sword or waist belt is made of brown buff leather and is in very good condition but it is missing a few parts. The most obvious piece missing is the rectangular belt plate and keeper. Also… (282-362) SOLD. Learn More »

INDIAN WAR / MILITIA “WI” BUCKLE & BELT

INDIAN WAR / MILITIA “WI” BUCKLE & BELT

Clipped-cornered buckle is made of brass, measuring 2.25 x 3.5”, with mounted brass lettering “WI”, measuring 1” in height and 2” in width, with reverse keepers. Buckle exhibits bright… (729-105) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

WAR DATE COVER SIGNED BY CS MAJ. GEN. WILLIAM DORSEY PENDER

WAR DATE COVER SIGNED BY CS MAJ. GEN. WILLIAM DORSEY PENDER

Cover postmarked Tudor Hall, VA, Nov. 1861; written entirely in Pender’s hand with return address of “W.D. Pender / Col. 6th N.C. S. Troops”, and addressed to “Mrs. W. D. Pender / Tarboro /… (L14582) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG BULLET IN WOOD

GETTYSBURG BULLET IN WOOD

.58 caliber rifle-musket minie ball  in  wood fragment recovered near the  position of the 2nd Maryland, CS Infantry on Culp’s hill, July 2, 1863.  Measures  5.75 x 3 x 1”. Fine collectible.… (R20414) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG BULLET IN WOOD

GETTYSBURG BULLET IN WOOD

Rifle-musket Minie ball in wood fragment recovered from Culp’s Hill near the position of 2nd Maryland CS Infantry, July 2, 1863.  Measures 8.5 x 2 x 2”. Fine Gettysburg mantel piece item. … (R20416) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG BULLET IN WOOD

GETTYSBURG BULLET IN WOOD

.58 caliber rifle-musket minie ball embedded in wood fragment recovered near 2nd Maryland CS Infantry position on Culp’s Hill, July 2, 1863. Measures 5 x 2 x 1”.  Solid Gettysburg relic. Great… (R20413) SOLD. Learn More »

BOX OF RELICS RECOVERED FROM WEST CONFEDERATE AVE. AREA, GETTYSBURG

BOX OF RELICS RECOVERED FROM WEST CONFEDERATE AVE. AREA, GETTYSBURG

This box contains relics that were found in the area of West Confederate Ave in 1959. They were recovered by the late Elwood Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel Family Collection of… (173-1527) SOLD. Learn More »

A SELDOM SEEN LONG BARREL WHITNEY RIMFIRE BREECHLOADING REVOLVER IN GOOD CONDITION

A SELDOM SEEN LONG BARREL WHITNEY RIMFIRE BREECHLOADING REVOLVER IN GOOD CONDITION

The Whitneyville Armory in Whitneyville, Connecticut utilized its manufacturing center to produce a wide variety of small arms and shoulder arms for both government and civilian use during the middle… (172-3323) SOLD. Learn More »

1886 SIGNATURE OF GEN. DANIEL SICKLES ON GETTYSBURG SPRINGS HOTEL STATIONARY

1886 SIGNATURE OF GEN. DANIEL SICKLES ON GETTYSBURG SPRINGS HOTEL STATIONARY

Written entirely in his hand and dated July 5th, 1886, this document is a bank check made payable to H. Yingling for $39.58, on the Bank of the Metropolis of New York City. This pre-printed stationary… (L14663) SOLD. Learn More »

COLLAPSIBLE CAMP CANDLESTICK HOLDER

COLLAPSIBLE CAMP CANDLESTICK HOLDER

This set of candlestick holders were popular in the mid to late 19th Century and pieces of this set are still found in Civil War camps by relic hunters. The set is brass and is made up of two concave… (480-162) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY NICE GERMAN SILVER CAPPER

VERY NICE GERMAN SILVER CAPPER

This type capper was often found in pre-Civil War and wartime era cased pistol sets. This particular example is made of German silver and has an unscrewable top allowing the interior to be loaded with… (480-158) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY NICE MODEL 1861 LOCK PLATE FROM COLD HARBOR

VERY NICE MODEL 1861 LOCK PLATE FROM COLD HARBOR

This lock plate has been cleaned and turned out very nice. There is some pitting around the edges but otherwise the metal surfaces are clean and smooth. The markings on the face of the lock are very… (782-17) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

US KRAG BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

US KRAG BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

Overall length, 16.75”. Blade length 11.75”, width at base 1”. Markings: “US/1897”. Markings crisp, blade semi-bright with age spotting & scratching near tip. Crossguard lightly rusted.… (E2473) SOLD. Learn More »

POST-WAR SIGNATURE – CS GEN. JAMES LONGSTREET

POST-WAR SIGNATURE – CS GEN. JAMES LONGSTREET

Check signed on Nov. 17, 1902. Framed and matted with a modern copy of a photograph of the General, with black brass plaque. Frame has some scattered blemishes. The check is drawn on the State Banking… (L14645) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED LITHOGRAPH AND SIGNATURE – GEN. WILLIAM T. SHERMAN

FRAMED LITHOGRAPH AND SIGNATURE – GEN. WILLIAM T. SHERMAN

Signature measures approx. 3” x 1.75”; frame measures 10.25” x 13”.  Excellent condition overall.  “W. T. Sherman / General .” William Tecumseh Sherman, although not a career military… (L14654) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE, MAKER-MARKED CYLINDRICAL TIN OF MAYNARD PRIMERS

RARE, MAKER-MARKED CYLINDRICAL TIN OF MAYNARD PRIMERS

This Civil War artifact is a rare, original, unused, metal cylindrical tin complete with its complement of nine, waterproof rolls of ‘Maynard Tape’ primers. The primers were used with the Model… (729-63) SOLD. Learn More »

SOUTH CAROLINA ENFIELD RIFLE-MUSKET

SOUTH CAROLINA ENFIELD RIFLE-MUSKET

Extremely rare South Carolina Pattern 1853 Enfield rifle-musket in relic condition. State purchasing agent Benjamin F. Evans only purchased an estimated 4,180 arms in England for South Carolina; the… (476-71) SOLD. Learn More »

WAR DATE AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED – FRANK WHEATON, THE LT. COL. OF SULLIVAN BALLOU’S REGIMENT

WAR DATE AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED – FRANK WHEATON, THE LT. COL. OF SULLIVAN BALLOU’S REGIMENT

As lieutenant colonel of the 2nd Rhode Island (Sullivan Ballou’s regiment), Wheaton saw action at First Manassas and the Peninsula. He served in the Wilderness, against Jubal Early’s attack on… (L14606) SOLD. Learn More »

CABINET CARD OF A SPANISH AMERICAN WAR SOLDIER

CABINET CARD OF A SPANISH AMERICAN WAR SOLDIER

Measures 3.5 by 4.75”, against white card backing. Reverse pencil marks: “L. Hallen / photographer / In camp at fortress Monroe Virginia / During Spanish American War 1898 / Harry A. Mitchell/… (197-150) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

ARTILLERY “A” CUFF BUTTON FROM GETTYSBURG

ARTILLERY “A” CUFF BUTTON FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a US eagle cuff button with an “A” for artillery at center of the shield on the eagle’s chest. The face is dark with no gilt remaining and is in very good condition being free of pushes… (173-1462) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE SHOTGUN/NESSLER BULLET FROM SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE SHOTGUN/NESSLER BULLET FROM SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

These bullets were for years referred to as Confederate shotgun slugs but they are in reality Nessler bullets that were made by the North Carolina School for the Deaf, Dumb and Blind. These bullets… (173-1500) SOLD. Learn More »

PAIR OF LEAD WEIGHTS FOR AN OFFICER’S FROCK COAT - GETTYSBURG

PAIR OF LEAD WEIGHTS FOR AN OFFICER’S FROCK COAT - GETTYSBURG

These round weights were often used in the tail pockets of frock coats to help keep them straight and from jostling too much during movement. This items were recovered by the late John Cullison on the… (173-1496) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

US/CS .54 PICKET BULLET FROM SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

US/CS .54 PICKET BULLET FROM SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

.54 caliber conical bullet with a very pointy nose and a flat base in dropped condition. This item was recovered by the late John Cullison on Seminary Ridge and then passed on to the Rosensteel Family… (173-1514) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

LEAD ARTILLERY PLUG FLATTENED FOR USE AS A STOPPER OR TOMPION-GETTYSBURG

LEAD ARTILLERY PLUG FLATTENED FOR USE AS A STOPPER OR TOMPION-GETTYSBURG

This item looks to be a bullet that was flattened on one end and used to stop a canteen spout or maybe even to act as a tompion. With the piece is an old modern tag that reads “FOUND ON MARSH CREEK… (173-1522) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

.69 MINIE BALL FROM SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

.69 MINIE BALL FROM SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition .69 minie ball. This item was recovered by the late John Cullison on Seminary Ridge and then passed on to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts. PLEASE DO NOT… (173-1507) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

ROUND BALL FROM SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

ROUND BALL FROM SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition round musket ball. This item was recovered by the late John Cullison on Seminary Ridge and then passed on to the Rosensteel Family Collection of Gettysburg artifacts. PLEASE DO NOT… (173-1506) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

BANK OF GREENSBOROUGH, GEORGIA, $1 NOTE

BANK OF GREENSBOROUGH, GEORGIA, $1 NOTE

Bank of Greensborough, Georgia. $1 note, serial number 2442, featuring a train. Dated 12/11/1858. AU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (173-858) SOLD. Learn More »

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

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

Produced by one of the Prussian sword firms in Solingen, (Germany), this imported, non-regulation staff and field officer’s sword, was likely assembled by retailer SCHUYLER HARTLEY & GRAHAM /… (36-15) SOLD. Learn More »

$1000 CONFEDERATE BOND ISSUED FROM RICHMOND

$1000 CONFEDERATE BOND ISSUED FROM RICHMOND

Mid war bond issued from the Confederate Capital at Richmond, Virginia. The bond is dated February 20, 1863 and is number 34048. The center design is a bust view of Jefferson Davis and a view of the… (565-146) SOLD. Learn More »

$140.00
Originally $155.00


SOLD

$1000 CONFEDERATE BOND ISSUED FROM RICHMOND

$1000 CONFEDERATE BOND ISSUED FROM RICHMOND

Mid war bond issued from the Confederate Capital at Richmond, Virginia. The bond is dated February 20, 1863 and is number 32333. The center design is a bust view of Jefferson Davis and a view of the… (565-144) SOLD. Learn More »

$140.00
Originally $155.00


SOLD

WHEELER'S CS CAVALRY - DESERTER GUIDELINES, GENERAL ORDER NO. 4

WHEELER'S CS CAVALRY - DESERTER GUIDELINES, GENERAL ORDER NO. 4

Dated "Head Quarters, Wheeler's Cavalry Corps, March 17th, 1863. By Maj. Gen. Jos. Wheeler/ D.G. Reed, A.A." Printed order measuring 10.25 x 2.5", matted in white, mounted in a scalloped gilt-frame… (565-06) SOLD. Learn More »

$400.00
Originally $445.00


SOLD

EXCAVATED C.S. DYER 3” ARTILLERY SHELL

EXCAVATED C.S. DYER 3” ARTILLERY SHELL

Here is an excavated Civil War field artillery projectile in very good original condition known to collectors as a 3” Ordnance Rifle Type 1 Dyer shell. Once part of renowned collector Mac Mason’s… (172-2957) SOLD. Learn More »

CHANCELLORSVILLE-EXCAVATED, CS 3” READ SHELL

CHANCELLORSVILLE-EXCAVATED, CS 3” READ SHELL

Here is an excavated, defused Civil War Confederate 3” field artillery projectile commonly referred to as a Read Virginia-pattern common shell. This fine condition, cylindrical-shaped piece measures… (785-34) SOLD. Learn More »

 U.S. 3.67” HOTCHKISS ARTILLERY SHELL

U.S. 3.67” HOTCHKISS ARTILLERY SHELL

An excavated example of the Hotchkiss shell still retaining its base and nose fuse. There is an old number “10” hand painted in white (1 ¼”) located on the upper section of this shell. This was… (R20124) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLY PATTERN TRIGGER GUARD FROM COLD HARBOR

EARLY PATTERN TRIGGER GUARD FROM COLD HARBOR

Rusted trigger guard complete with the trigger and one sling swivel. Trigger is frozen and rust covers the piece throughout. Item was dug at Cold Harbor,… (782-10) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

RELIC, U.S. ISSUED, FEDERAL CAVALRY CARBINE SLING BUCKLE & TIP

RELIC, U.S. ISSUED, FEDERAL CAVALRY CARBINE SLING BUCKLE & TIP

Presented here, in excavated condition, is a relic, brass, two-prong buckle and its original ‘batwing’ tip that was once part of a Union cavalryman’s cavalry carbine sling rig. Recovered in… (R20004) SOLD. Learn More »

PHOTOGRAPHIC ALBUM CONTAINING 34 CIVIL WAR-ERA CARTE DE VISITES

PHOTOGRAPHIC ALBUM CONTAINING 34 CIVIL WAR-ERA CARTE DE VISITES

Mostly of Connecticut civilians, with many ”Hennigar / Middletown / CT” backmarks. Brown leather album measures 5.75 x 4.75 x 2.25”. Ornate leather spine is split, while inner photo signatures… (783-19) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CURRIER & IVES PRINT - “THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG”

CURRIER & IVES PRINT - “THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG”

Original piece, published by Kurz & Allison, Chicago, IL, 1884. Measuring 25 x 17.5”, mounted in period gilt frame measuring 30.25 x 24.5”, with reverse hang-wire. Lower left margin caption:… (635-82) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED AUTOGRAPH & CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL DANIEL E. SICKLES

FRAMED AUTOGRAPH & CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL DANIEL E. SICKLES

This framed piece consists of a bold clipped ink signature that reads “D. SICKLES / BVT. MAJ. GENL U.S.A.” in two lines. The clipped paper meas. approx. 3.00 x 2.25 inches. Above the signature is… (P13310) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED CS MAJOR GENERAL DANIEL H. HILL CLIPPED ENDORSEMENT SIGNED

FRAMED CS MAJOR GENERAL DANIEL H. HILL CLIPPED ENDORSEMENT SIGNED

“Respy yours D. H. Hill Maj. Genl”.  Signature portion measures 3” x 3.25”.  Lithograph of Hill in oval cut mat.  Nice war date signature. Modern frame measures 13” x 10”. Born July 12,… (L14653) SOLD. Learn More »

M1842 ‘H. ASTON” PERCUSSION SINGLE-SHOT PISTOL DATED 1849

M1842 ‘H. ASTON” PERCUSSION SINGLE-SHOT PISTOL DATED 1849

This martial-marked cap and ball handgun is a Model 1842 single shot percussion pistol produced by H. Aston of Middletown, Connecticut. Aston and Ira Johnson, both of Middletown and the Palmetto… (797-01) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG MODEL 1861 LOCK PLATE

DUG MODEL 1861 LOCK PLATE

The lock plate is complete with the hammer and all the interior workings but it is encrusted with rust. No markings are visible and the location of recovery is… (782-18) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

FABULOUS 1863 CIVIL WAR RECRUITING BROADSIDE

FABULOUS 1863 CIVIL WAR RECRUITING BROADSIDE

By the end of 1862 the North had secured key coastal ports in North Carolina. It was important for the Union to keep these ports from falling back into Rebel hands, as they were a key to Southern… (565-149) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL 90TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY CIVIL WAR RECRUITING BROADSIDE

ORIGINAL 90TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY CIVIL WAR RECRUITING BROADSIDE

This highly attractive example of early military advertising was intended to raise troops for the newly-formed 90th Pa Infantry. They wore a “chassuer” uniform; a type of uniform intended to… (565-151) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL TYPE I FROM REAMS STATION

U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL TYPE I FROM REAMS STATION

Produced by the Federal Ordnance Department during the Civil War, here is a very fine, unfired Type 1 Hotchkiss percussion shell complete with its fuse adapter, lead sabot, and base cup. Recovered… (M23386) SOLD. Learn More »

FINE, EARLY ‘BATTY’-MARKED CIVIL WAR ERA MARTIAL PEACE FLASK

FINE, EARLY ‘BATTY’-MARKED CIVIL WAR ERA MARTIAL PEACE FLASK

Here is a large, handsome martial powder flask made for a percussion pistol or longarm. The name of ‘Batty’ is widely known in flask history since his “Peace” flask product enjoyed the longest… (480-160) SOLD. Learn More »

NEAR COMPLETE MODEL 1849 POCKET COLT DUG NEAR RICHMOND

NEAR COMPLETE MODEL 1849 POCKET COLT DUG NEAR RICHMOND

This dug Model 1849 Pocket Colt is complete except for the grips. The serial number of 27706 matches on the base of the grip and the trigger guard which are the only two places where it can be seen.… (782-02) SOLD. Learn More »

RELIC CONDITION ALLEN & WHEELOCK ARMY REVOLVER

RELIC CONDITION ALLEN & WHEELOCK ARMY REVOLVER

This relic is a .44 Allen & Wheelock Army center hammer revolver. The piece is near complete and has been cleaned leaving the pitted metal surface behind. It has a 7.50 inch long barrel that is… (782-01) SOLD. Learn More »

HOLSTER FOR COLT NAVY REVOLVER

HOLSTER FOR COLT NAVY REVOLVER

Brown leather fully intact, with brass flap finial and plugged tip. Measures 11” in length on barrel side, and 7” across top flap. Leather is solid and supple with slight cracking across the flap,… (172-3317) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1861 RIFLE MUSKET, DATED 1862

U.S. SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1861 RIFLE MUSKET, DATED 1862

This original Model 1861 U.S. Percussion Rifle-Musket is in very good condition overall. Made by the Springfield Armory, circa 1861-1862, a total of over 265,000 units were produced in those years. A… (218-439) SOLD. Learn More »

POMEROY M1816 CONTRACT MUSKET ALTERED TO PERCUSSION

POMEROY M1816 CONTRACT MUSKET ALTERED TO PERCUSSION

A handsome, early specimen of an original Type-3 Model 1816 contract musket dated 1835 made by L. Pomeroy & Company of Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Between 1817 to 1836, Pomeroy made some 21,600… (721-85) SOLD. Learn More »

SIGNATURE – CS MAJ. GEN. FITZHUGH LEE

SIGNATURE – CS MAJ. GEN. FITZHUGH LEE

Undated signature in ink on card which measures 3 1/2” x 2”.  “Fitzhugh Lee / Virginia”. Overall excellent condition; mounting evidence on reverse. Fitzhugh Lee (1835 – 1905), nephew of… (L14588) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

PRE-CIVIL WAR DOCUMENT SIGNED – UNION MAJ. GEN. HORATIO G. WRIGHT

PRE-CIVIL WAR DOCUMENT SIGNED – UNION MAJ. GEN. HORATIO G. WRIGHT

This document is a pre-printed conduct report from the Military Academy for a Cadet Bowman. It is filled in and signed by Wright while serving as Assistant to the Chief Engineer of the Army. Signed… (L14609) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS BALL FROM 12LB CANISTER ROUND FROM SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

US/CS BALL FROM 12LB CANISTER ROUND FROM SEMINARY RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

This iron canister ball is in good clean condition. It meas. approx. 1.50 inches across. Canister rounds were the deadliest artillery round of the Civil War and were used to break up many infantry… (173-1523) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

U.S. OFFICER’S EAGLE I CUFF BUTTON

U.S. OFFICER’S EAGLE I CUFF BUTTON

Excavated example of (16mm) eagle I cuff button. Recovered at Gettysburg by John Cullison, location unknown. The back mark reads: SCOVILL. WATERBURY. The shank is present, but is bent completely… (173-527) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

1877 ANNUAL REPORT – VIRGINIA MILITARY INSTITUTE

1877 ANNUAL REPORT – VIRGINIA MILITARY INSTITUTE

This very scarce 17 page annual report “… OF THE BOARD OF VISITORS AND SUPERINTENDENT OF THE VIRGINIA MILITARY INSTITUTE, FOR THE YEAR ENDING JULY 1, 1877” was published in Richmond by R. F.… (337-275) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

ENGLISH CIVILIAN FLOWER TYPE COAT BUTTON

ENGLISH CIVILIAN FLOWER TYPE COAT BUTTON

A specimen of a one piece type English manufactured civilian coat button in 23mm. This is an interesting example of a patented type material of what looks to be of pressed black horn with an… (173-511) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR US NAVY BUTTON MANUFACTURED BY STARKEY, LONDON

CIVIL WAR US NAVY BUTTON MANUFACTURED BY STARKEY, LONDON

(ALBERT’S NA113-TICE NA230As6). This button is in excellent unused condition. The face is still bright with no dings, dents or scratches. This is a two piece button with an eagle above a… (763-13A) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

29TH ANNIVERSARY RIBBON FOR 125TH NEW YORK

29TH ANNIVERSARY RIBBON FOR 125TH NEW YORK

Orange ribbon that meas. approx. 2.25 inches wide x 8.25 inches long with black lettering. There is no top bar as the ribbon was meant to be anchored by a straight pin. The top half of the ribbon has… (475-190) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

30TH ANNIVERSARY RIBBON FOR 125TH NEW YORK

30TH ANNIVERSARY RIBBON FOR 125TH NEW YORK

Light blue colored ribbon that meas. approx. 2.50 inches wide x 8.00 inches long with black lettering. There is no top bar as the ribbon was meant to be anchored by a straight pin. The top half of the… (475-189) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

RIBBON FOR DEDICATION OF SOLDIERS AND SAILORS MONUMENT - 125TH NEW YORK

RIBBON FOR DEDICATION OF SOLDIERS AND SAILORS MONUMENT - 125TH NEW YORK

Light green colored ribbon that meas. approx. 2.50 inches wide x 8.50 inches long with black and red lettering. There is no top bar as the ribbon was meant to be anchored by a straight pin. The top… (475-185) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

REUNION RIBBON FOR THE 125TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS

REUNION RIBBON FOR THE 125TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS

Red ribbon with black printing commemorates the 25th anniversary of the regiment. Ribbon meas. approx. 11.50 inches long x 2.50 inches wide. There is no top bar or pin as the Veteran was to supply his… (475-191) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

CSA T-17 $20 NOTE

CSA T-17 $20 NOTE

Bill is in good condition. Design is black with green overprint. Central artwork is Ceres seated between Commerce and Navigation. Left border is standing Liberty. Note is from Series A and is numbered… (173-108) SOLD. Learn More »

$750.00
Originally $850.00


SOLD

CSA T-26 $10 NOTE

CSA T-26 $10 NOTE

Bill is in good condition and is printed on good quality paper. Bill is cut canceled in two places along bottom edge. Engravings are done in black with red over printing. The over printed “X” is… (173-114) SOLD. Learn More »

$115.00
Originally $145.00


SOLD

CIVIL WAR CS-MARKED, BRASS SADDLE SHIELD IN VERY GOOD EXCAVATED CONDITION

CIVIL WAR CS-MARKED, BRASS SADDLE SHIELD IN VERY GOOD EXCAVATED CONDITION

This seldom seen, excavated Civil War artifact is a wonderful equestrian example of a brass, Confederate-marked, triangle-shaped shield device. Used to decorate a southerner’s saddle pommel, this… (630-05) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1861 COLT “ROUND BARREL” NAVY REVOLVER

MODEL 1861 COLT “ROUND BARREL” NAVY REVOLVER

Nice example of an early war period .36 caliber Colt navy revolver. The matching serial numbers of 3213 places this at a production date of 1861. This pistol is comprised of a 6-shot cylinder, 7… (G3269) SOLD. Learn More »

PATTERN 1839 OVAL US “PUPPY PAW” BELT PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

PATTERN 1839 OVAL US “PUPPY PAW” BELT PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

The face of this belt plate is in very nice condition with a good rich brown patina. The low areas of the face along with the recesses of the border have a subdued light discoloration that helps to… (173-1459) SOLD. Learn More »

POST-CIVIL WAR ALS – CS GEN. EDWARD PORTER ALEXANDER

POST-CIVIL WAR ALS – CS GEN. EDWARD PORTER ALEXANDER

This 1908 dated letter is written on the reverse of a postcard addressed to “Gen. Mickle / Confederate Memorial Ass’n. / Hibernia Bank Building / New Orleans La.”  Postmarked July 31, 1908 in… (L14634) SOLD. Learn More »

1865 DS – REGIMENTAL ORDER SIGNED BY COL. & BVT. GEN. CHARLES WAINWRIGHT

1865 DS – REGIMENTAL ORDER SIGNED BY COL. & BVT. GEN. CHARLES WAINWRIGHT

This war dated Document Signed Regimental Order is in very fine condition, signed boldly by Wainwright, a rare and desirable Gettysburg General’s signature. In ink on a lined piece of paper… (L14613) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV BUST VIEW OF 93RD NEW YORK MAJOR

CDV BUST VIEW OF 93RD NEW YORK MAJOR

Image shows Major Samuel McConihe from the chest up in the up. He wears a double-breasted frock coat with Major’s shoulder straps. The image is clear with good contrast. There is some light surface… (36-14) SOLD. Learn More »

CLIPPED SIGNATURE, CS GEN. WILLIAM MAHONE

CLIPPED SIGNATURE, CS GEN. WILLIAM MAHONE

Large, bold signature in ink on a 4 ¼” x 1 3/8” slip of paper, which is mounted to a card of the same size.  A few minor stains, mounting evidence on reverse of card, else very good. William… (L14585) SOLD. Learn More »

$80.00
SOLD

CLIPPED SIGNATURE, WILLIAM T. SHERMAN

CLIPPED SIGNATURE, WILLIAM T. SHERMAN

Closing paragraph from a letter, date unknown, setting forth his travel plans, nicely signed at conclusion.  Fold lines, otherwise very good to fine condition.  Text reads: “I will get off for St.… (L14584) SOLD. Learn More »

WAR DATE AES – COL. PATRICK KELLY, 88TH NEW YORK, COMMANDED THE IRISH BRIGADE AT GETTYSBURG

WAR DATE AES – COL. PATRICK KELLY, 88TH NEW YORK, COMMANDED THE IRISH BRIGADE AT GETTYSBURG

Fine condition ink signature on a 1 ¾” x 3 ½” piece of paper; “Approved and respectfully / forwarded. / P. Kelly Col. 88th N.Y.V.”. One of the leaders of the Union Irish Brigade, Colonel… (L14603) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS 6.84 INCH 42 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT, NON-EXCAVATED

US/CS 6.84 INCH 42 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT, NON-EXCAVATED

Fired from a 7 inch seacoast 42 pounder smoothbore gun. Most battlefield recoveries waterways/coastal forts. Nice example! EXTRA SHIPPING REQUIRED ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (785-19) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS 8 INCH MORTAR SHELL

US/CS 8 INCH MORTAR SHELL

Fired from an 8 inch mortar. Loading “ears” on either side of fuse hole which used a wooden fuse. Examples found in the South along water ways. Light pitting. EXTRA SHIPPING… (785-20) SOLD. Learn More »

POST-CIVIL WAR SIGNATURE – BRIG. GEN. ALFRED TERRY

POST-CIVIL WAR SIGNATURE – BRIG. GEN. ALFRED TERRY

Nice ink signature on 4” x 2” card – “Alfred H. Terry / Brigadier General U.S.A. / May 15 1885”.  Also written on card is “Died Dec. 16, 1890”.  Very fine condition, minor soiling… (L14604) SOLD. Learn More »

$70.00
SOLD

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF 2ND CORPS SOLDIER IN THERMOPLASTIC UNION CASE

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF 2ND CORPS SOLDIER IN THERMOPLASTIC UNION CASE

This is a first class quality image of a young Union soldier seated by a small table. He wears a kepi with a Company letter “E” on the chin strap with two numbers that are unreadable. He also… (796-07) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV ALBUM WITH 55TH PENNSYLVANIA CONNECTION

CDV ALBUM WITH 55TH PENNSYLVANIA CONNECTION

Most of the images in this album are related to Bedford, Pennsylvania. Altogether there are 42 images in total. Most are from the Civil War period but there are few that are later. Three of the images… (P10943) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR ONE ERA PACK OF .45 AMMUNITION BY REMINGTON

WORLD WAR ONE ERA PACK OF .45 AMMUNITION BY REMINGTON

Unopened full pack of 20 cartridges. Pack meas. approx. 5.25 x 1.25 x 1.00. Paper label on front reads   20 CARTRIDGES PISTOL BALL CALIBER .45 M1911 AMMUNITION LOT F. A. 980 FRANKFORD… (611-252D) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

WAR DATE SIGNATURE – US BRIG. GEN. SAMUEL W. CRAWFORD

WAR DATE SIGNATURE – US BRIG. GEN. SAMUEL W. CRAWFORD

Civil War date signature, taken from a Civil War dated autograph album entitled, “Autographs, Contributed By General Officers of the Army & Navy of the United States. Sold at the Army Relief… (L14635) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE WAR DATED AES – CS MAJOR GENERAL J.E.B. STUART

RARE WAR DATED AES – CS MAJOR GENERAL J.E.B. STUART

An extremely rare war-dated endorsement from the Confederate cavalry most famous for his daring rides around the entire Union Army and his late arrival to the Battle of Gettysburg.  Reads in full:… (L14570) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE COPY OF THE US MODEL 1841 NAVAL CUTLASS

CONFEDERATE COPY OF THE US MODEL 1841 NAVAL CUTLASS

[See Peterson, p. 53, ills. 52] Lacking markings and handle rivets, this Confederate cutlass is in other respects a fairly exact copy of the M1841 US Navy cutlass. Measures 26.25” in overall length,… (30-1802) SOLD. Learn More »

FANTASTIC HANDWRITTEN MEMOIR OF 74TH NEW YORK SERGEANT ROBERT H. DAVIS

FANTASTIC HANDWRITTEN MEMOIR OF 74TH NEW YORK SERGEANT ROBERT H. DAVIS

80 page memoir written in ink by Sgt. Robert H. Davis, Company F, 74th New York, Excelsior Brigade. Handmade note book meas. approx. 6.50x8.25. This memoir was written in December of 1893 and is for… (633-10) SOLD. Learn More »

LINCOLN PLAQUE BY VICTOR DAVID BRENNER

LINCOLN PLAQUE BY VICTOR DAVID BRENNER

This cast iron plaque most likely dates from the centennial of Abraham Lincoln’s birthday around 1908. The plaque includes a painted bust view of Lincoln surrounded by a wreath and two flags. It has… (30-1585) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV OF BREVET MAJOR GENERAL ELISHA MARSHALL

CDV OF BREVET MAJOR GENERAL ELISHA MARSHALL

Image shows Marshall from the waist up in the uniform of a Colonel. He is distinctive looking with a large sweeping mustache and long furry sideburns with a clean shaven chin. The image is clear with… (36-13) SOLD. Learn More »

1864 PETERSBURG RAIL ROAD PASS ISSUED BY CONFEDERATE WAR DEPARTMENT

1864 PETERSBURG RAIL ROAD PASS ISSUED BY CONFEDERATE WAR DEPARTMENT

Pre-printed pass filled out in period ink; measures 6 3/8” x 4 ¼”.  Petersburg Rail Road pass issued by the Confederate War Department, Richmond, granting permission to Cadet Mason to visit… (337-239) SOLD. Learn More »

1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER – UNIDENTIFIED MEMBER OF CO. B, 8TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER – UNIDENTIFIED MEMBER OF CO. B, 8TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Dated “Camp Stoneman / Washington, DC / Oct. 9, 1861. Four penciled pages on patriotic stationery w/”Flag of the Union” motif, measuring 7.75 x 10.25”. Thin strip of archival tape along center… (L14532) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR CIVILIAN LETTER - UNION SOLDIER’S WIFE TO HUSBAND ON EVE OF BATTLE OF ANTIETAM

CIVIL WAR CIVILIAN LETTER - UNION SOLDIER’S WIFE TO HUSBAND ON EVE OF BATTLE OF ANTIETAM

Dated “Baltimore, Sept. 9th, [18]62.” From wife “Cusey” [?] to husband “Joey”. 4pp., in ink, measuring 8 x 5.25”. Light fold-marks. Else fine, and easy to read. “My Own Dear… (L14524) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

POST-WAR OATH OF ALLEGIANCE — PRIV. JOSEPH M. RICHEY, 12th SOUTH CAROLINA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

POST-WAR OATH OF ALLEGIANCE — PRIV. JOSEPH M. RICHEY, 12th SOUTH CAROLINA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

Dated “Walhalla, SC, Aug 16, 1865”. 1pp. pre-printed form, measuring 3” x 7.75”. In two pieces, taped tastefully together, exhibiting light yellowing & soiling. Text as follows: “I J.M.… (L14523) SOLD. Learn More »

NEW ORLEANS JACKSON & GREAT NORTHERN RAILROAD, LOUSIANA, $3 NOTE

NEW ORLEANS JACKSON & GREAT NORTHERN RAILROAD, LOUSIANA, $3 NOTE

New Orleans Jackson & Great Northern Railroad, Louisiana. $3 note, serial number 10710, featuring a train. Dated 11/16/1861. XF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (173-926) SOLD. Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

CANAL BANK, LOUSIANA, $100 NOTE

CANAL BANK, LOUSIANA, $100 NOTE

Canal Bank, Louisiana. $100 note, featuring  George Washington. Dated 1850’s. CU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (173-921) SOLD. Learn More »

US ARMY M1917 TRENCH KNIFE

US ARMY M1917 TRENCH KNIFE

Cross guard markings: “U.S. / L.F. & C. / 1917.”  Overall length 15”, with nine inch triangular blade, with a few slight nicks. D-guard iron handle with seven outer pyramid-shaped knuckle… (172-3330) SOLD. Learn More »

1862 MUSTER ROLL - COMPANY K, 97th NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

1862 MUSTER ROLL - COMPANY K, 97th NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

For period 31 Dec/1861 to 30 April 1862. Signed by “Gustavus M. Palmer, Capt. Commanding.” Standard U.S. Government Muster form, measuring 20 x 27”, with 8 folds, nearly separated along center… (L14536) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

1865 MUSTER ROLL & INSPECTION RETURN - CO. K, 97TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

1865 MUSTER ROLL & INSPECTION RETURN - CO. K, 97TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

Discharge document dated August 5, 1865. Measures 20 x 27”, with eight interior folds, separated in half along center horizontal crease line. Exhibits light yellowing, & with scattered chipping… (L14535) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

STRANDS OF HAIR FROM ABRAHAM LINCOLN, CHARLES SUMNER AND SCHUYLER COLFAX

STRANDS OF HAIR FROM ABRAHAM LINCOLN, CHARLES SUMNER AND SCHUYLER COLFAX

With the passage of the 13th Amendment in 1865, Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation decree of 1863 was legally the law of the land.  Charles Sumner and Schuyler Colfax were important advocates of… (M23724) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE IMPRINT - THE CONSTITUTION OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA

CONFEDERATE IMPRINT - THE CONSTITUTION OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA

Adopted March 11, 1861. Printed by William F. Ritchie, Public Printer, Richmond, 1862. 16pp., wraps. Perfectly intact & legible, with scattered patches of light foxing. Else fine. “We, the… (337-237) SOLD. Learn More »

WEST VIRGINIA GAR POST BADGE

WEST VIRGINIA GAR POST BADGE

This black ribbon meas. approx. 2.25 inches wide x 7.00 inches long. The top bar has a brass frame with a gold celluloid center with a full color GAR membership badge printed at center flanked by the… (503-94) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS 3.57 INCH 6 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT

US/CS 3.57 INCH 6 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT

Fired from a 3.6” 6 pounder smoothbore gun, the most common 6 pounder fired during the Civil War. Nice smooth surface. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (785-02) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS 5.68-INCH 24-POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL

US/CS 5.68-INCH 24-POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL

The body of this spherical shell has some heavy pitting and moderate surface rust throughout. At top is a fuse hole that still retains bits of the wood fuse plug around the side. EXTRA SHIPPING… (727-306) SOLD. Learn More »

FIRED AND MUSHROOMED .58 MINIE BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

FIRED AND MUSHROOMED .58 MINIE BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

Fired and perfectly mushroomed .58 minie ball. This item was recovered at Gettysburg by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel family where it became part of their well-known… (173-720) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

FIRED .58 MINIE BALL WITH FRAGMENT OF WOOD ATTACHED FROM GETTYSBURG

FIRED .58 MINIE BALL WITH FRAGMENT OF WOOD ATTACHED FROM GETTYSBURG

Fired and slightly flattened .58 minie ball with a piece of wood stuck in the cavity. Interesting relic. This item was recovered at Gettysburg by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the… (173-725) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

SECTION OF LEAD SABOT FROM GETTYSBURG

SECTION OF LEAD SABOT FROM GETTYSBURG

Piece of lead sabot from a US 3-inch Hotchkiss shell. Face shows rifling marks from being fired. Piece meas. approx. 2.25 x 1.50 inches. This item was recovered at Gettysburg by the late John Cullison… (173-692) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

ROUND PISTOL BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

ROUND PISTOL BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

Round .44 pistol ball in dropped condition. This item was recovered at Gettysburg by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel family where it became part of their well-known… (173-713) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

FLATTENED MINIE BALL MADE INTO A POKER CHIP FROM GETTYSBURG

FLATTENED MINIE BALL MADE INTO A POKER CHIP FROM GETTYSBURG

Flattened .58 minie ball probably used as a poker chip or checker or just done out of pure boredom. This item was recovered at Gettysburg by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel… (173-721) SOLD. Learn More »

$10.00
SOLD

ROUND .44 PISTOL BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

ROUND .44 PISTOL BALL FROM GETTYSBURG

Dropped condition .44 round ball. This item was recovered at Gettysburg by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel family where it became part of their well-known collection of… (173-707) SOLD. Learn More »

$5.00
SOLD

DROPPED .58 MINIE BALL WITH A STAR IN THE BASE FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

DROPPED .58 MINIE BALL WITH A STAR IN THE BASE FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

Dropped .58 minie ball with a small five-pointed star in the base. This item was recovered in the Wheatfield at Gettysburg by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel family where it… (173-1154) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

MOURNING RIBBON FOR PARKERSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA GAR POST

MOURNING RIBBON FOR PARKERSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA GAR POST

This black ribbon meas. approx. 2.00 inches wide x 5.50 inches long. The top bar has a brass frame with a white celluloid center with a full color GAR membership badge printed at center flanked by the… (503-90) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

FLAG STAFF PIECE WITH WOOD SEVEN DAYS BATTLEFIELD RECOVERED FROM RICHMOND, VA

FLAG STAFF PIECE WITH WOOD SEVEN DAYS BATTLEFIELD RECOVERED FROM RICHMOND, VA

This flag staff piece includes some wood from the staff inside the metal cap. The metal is split in the middle. It measures 1.75" long and 1.25" wide. The tag reads "Flag Staff Top Seven Days… (R19843) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

BUFF WAIST BELT AND PLATE

BUFF WAIST BELT AND PLATE

This buff leather belt is in good condition. The exterior has been darkened to comply with the 1851 regulations while the inside has darkened from age and use. The belt shows a good amount of gentle… (172-3319) SOLD. Learn More »

STRANDS OF HAIR IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE WASHINGTON AND ABRAHAM LINCOLN

STRANDS OF HAIR IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE WASHINGTON AND ABRAHAM LINCOLN

Offered is a very attractive framed & matted 15 ½” x12 ½” display with color images of each man. Below each image are a few strands of hair belonging to each individual, under magnified… (M23719) SOLD. Learn More »

WEST VIRGINIA GAR DELEGATE RIBBON

WEST VIRGINIA GAR DELEGATE RIBBON

This ribbon is equal divided into three individual stripes of red, white and blue. The top bar is made of stamped brass with a scroll-work design and a celluloid strip with “DELEGATE” printed on… (503-93) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL M1808 UNALTERED ‘BARTLETT’ FLINTLOCK MUSKET

ORIGINAL M1808 UNALTERED ‘BARTLETT’ FLINTLOCK MUSKET

Specimen is an original Model 1808 musket, dated 1813, made by Asher and Pliny Bartlett of Springfield, Massachusetts. Likely produced for a State militia, this flintlock longarm was never converted… (30-1804) SOLD. Learn More »

INTERESTING CLAY PIPE BY WALLY FRANK LTD.

INTERESTING CLAY PIPE BY WALLY FRANK LTD.

This clay pipe has a complete stem and the bowl is the figure of a man chopping wood. The stem has a rolled edge at the mouth and is approx. 4.75 inches long. Wrapped around the stem is an old paper… (M23221) SOLD. Learn More »

1903 MARKSMAN INSIGNIA IN THE ORIGINAL BOX

1903 MARKSMAN INSIGNIA IN THE ORIGINAL BOX

Small pasteboard box meas. approx. 1.75 x 1.00 x 0.75 inches. Lid has a white label with black lettering that reads “TWO MARKSMAN’S BUTTONS-MANUFACTURED-AT THE- ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL-1903.” Inside… (410-66) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

MERCHANTS AND PLANTERS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $5 NOTE

MERCHANTS AND PLANTERS BANK, SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, $5 NOTE

Merchants and Planters Bank, Savannah, Georgia. $5 note, serial number 1759, featuring a red overprint. Dated 6/1/1860. UNC condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (173-854) SOLD. Learn More »

FINE CONDITION M1853 SHARPS ‘SLANT BREECH’ CARBINE

FINE CONDITION M1853 SHARPS ‘SLANT BREECH’ CARBINE

This pre-Civil War carbine, often referred to as the ‘John Brown’ model, is a single-shot, .52 caliber, breechloading Model 1853 shortarm invented and patented by Hartford, Connecticut native… (30-1806) SOLD. Learn More »

CARVED MINIE BALL FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

CARVED MINIE BALL FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

Carved .58 minie ball. Three rings still on base but the top was shortened and then progressively narrowed till it reaches a sharp point. This item was recovered in the Wheatfield at Gettysburg by the… (173-1139) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CARVED MINIE BALL FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

CARVED MINIE BALL FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

Carved .58 minie ball. Three rings still on base but the top is progressively narrowed till it reaches a narrow point. This item was recovered in the Wheatfield at Gettysburg by the late John Cullison… (173-1137) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

CARVED MINIE BALL FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

CARVED MINIE BALL FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

Carved .58 minie ball. Three rings still on base but the top is progressively narrowed till it reaches a rounded point. This item was recovered in the Wheatfield at Gettysburg by the late John… (173-1135) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

IRON CASE SHOT BALLS FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

IRON CASE SHOT BALLS FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

Iron case shot ball with light rust throughout. Meas. approx. 0.75 of an inch across. Slightly out of round. This item was recovered in the Wheatfield at Gettysburg by the late John Cullison and… (173-1140) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

FIRED AND MUSHROOMED .58 MINIE BALL WITH STAR IN BASE FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

FIRED AND MUSHROOMED .58 MINIE BALL WITH STAR IN BASE FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

Nice fired and perfectly mushroomed .58 minie ball with star in the base. This item was recovered in the Wheatfield at Gettysburg by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel family… (173-1159) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

FIRED AND MUSHROOMED .58 MINIE BALL WITH SWAGE MARKS IN BASE FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

FIRED AND MUSHROOMED .58 MINIE BALL WITH SWAGE MARKS IN BASE FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

Nice fired and almost perfectly mushroomed .58 minie ball with star shaped swage mark in the base. This item was recovered in the Wheatfield at Gettysburg by the late John Cullison and passed by him… (173-1157) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

DROPPED .58 MINIE BALL WITH SWAGE MARKS IN BASE FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

DROPPED .58 MINIE BALL WITH SWAGE MARKS IN BASE FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

Nice dropped condition .58 minie ball with star shaped swage mark in the base. This item was recovered in the Wheatfield at Gettysburg by the late John Cullison and passed by him to the Rosensteel… (173-1155) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

FINE SECOND MODEL ‘ALLIN CONVERSION’ TRAPDOOR RIFLE MUSKET

FINE SECOND MODEL ‘ALLIN CONVERSION’ TRAPDOOR RIFLE MUSKET

This is a fine condition, original Model 1866 US breechloading rifle musket with the Allin Conversion, a.k.a. the ‘Second Model Allin’ Trapdoor. In 1866, the Springfield Armory altered existing… (G3268) SOLD. Learn More »

SKIN OF A PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED FROM CONFEDERATE LINES AT FREDERICKSBURG, VIRGINIA

SKIN OF A PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED FROM CONFEDERATE LINES AT FREDERICKSBURG, VIRGINIA

This skin of an eagle breast plate recovered from the Confederate lines at Fredericksburg, Virginia is missing its lead backing. It measures 2.5" diameter and is missing some of the face as well. The… (R19763) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE SPUR RECOVERED FROM SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, VIRGINA

CONFEDERATE SPUR RECOVERED FROM SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, VIRGINA

This relic Confederate spur measures 5.25" long and 3.5" wide. It is missing one leg and the rowel. The original digger's typed tag reads "Spurs found in Spotsylvania County,… (R19728) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

HIRTZ MEDICAL COMPASS

HIRTZ MEDICAL COMPASS

Dr. Hirtz of the French Roentgenological Service designed the Hirtz compass. It is a mechanical compass that was designed during WW1 to be used during operations as a surgical guide to better… (30-1465) SOLD. Learn More »

$995.00
Originally $1,200.00


SOLD

1ST LIEUTENANT’S EPAULETTES – 14TH BROOKLYN

1ST LIEUTENANT’S EPAULETTES – 14TH BROOKLYN

These epaulettes came from a New York estate and are believed to have belonged to an officer of the 14th Brooklyn. The body of the epaulettes are made of a gold ribbed material that is very clean and… (460-1446) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLY AMES MODEL 1840 LIGHT ARTILLERY SABER

EARLY AMES MODEL 1840 LIGHT ARTILLERY SABER

This Model 1840 Light Artillery saber was made by the N. P. Ames Company of Cabotville, Massachusetts in 1847. Ames was one of the most prolific sword makers in the United States and is considered one… (789-01) SOLD. Learn More »

PRESENTATION SWORD AND POST-WAR PAINTING OF CAPTAIN JOHN U. KREIDLER, 108TH OHIO INFANTRY

PRESENTATION SWORD AND POST-WAR PAINTING OF CAPTAIN JOHN U. KREIDLER, 108TH OHIO INFANTRY

The sword is a non-regulation imported 1850 pattern officer's French manufactured sword. It is 36 ¾ inches overall with a slightly curved 31 3/8-inch blade with a double fuller. The blade appears to… (30-1501) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,500.00
Originally $4,500.00


SOLD

US NAVAL M1861 PLYMOUTH SABER BAYONET

US NAVAL M1861 PLYMOUTH SABER BAYONET

[See Hardin, THE AMERICAN BAYONET, pp. 94-95, ills. 70] Maker markings: “Collin & Co. / Hartford / Conn.” “Yataghan” style blade measures 22.5”, overall length with brass hilt: 27 /… (721-88) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR WAIST BELT AND PLATE IN NEAR UNISSUED CONDITION

CIVIL WAR WAIST BELT AND PLATE IN NEAR UNISSUED CONDITION

This buff leather belt is still in first class shape. The interior surface was left the original light color with the outside being darkened to comply with the 1851 regulations. All the leather… (766-03) SOLD. Learn More »

.58 BALL PULLER FOR SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET

.58 BALL PULLER FOR SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET

This ball puller is in excellent condition with much original finish remaining and the threads on both ends are in good shape. Tool was attached the end of the Springfield ramrod and used to extract… (R20326) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

SECTIONED 3.67-INCH 6 POUND CASE SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED 3.67-INCH 6 POUND CASE SHOT SHELL

This 6-pound shell has been cut in half for display. At top are the threads for the Bormann fuse while down the center is the cavity for the bursting charge with some powder remaining. The cut has… (R20397) SOLD. Learn More »

REUNION RIBBON FOR GAR POST NAMED AFTER GETTYSBURG HERO

REUNION RIBBON FOR GAR POST NAMED AFTER GETTYSBURG HERO

Very nice condition GAR ribbon with a stamped brass top bar with “GAR” at center. Bar has scrollwork design at each end and a beaded border. Original pin remains on reverse. Suspended from this… (475-192) SOLD. Learn More »

DUG BUT BROKEN TWO PIECE “CS” BELT PLATE

DUG BUT BROKEN TWO PIECE “CS” BELT PLATE

Two piece “CS” tongue and wreath plate dug from an unknown location. The surfaces of the plate have a uniform dark patina throughout. Because of the patina and poor casting the details of the… (792-02) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR NAVY WAIST BELT IN FIRST CLASS CONDITION

CIVIL WAR NAVY WAIST BELT IN FIRST CLASS CONDITION

The leather on this belt is in excellent pliable condition. The belt meas. approx. 2.00 inches wide and approx. 44.00 inches long. Attached to one end is a japanned black square friction buckle that… (30-1799) SOLD. Learn More »

FULL STANDING QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF BILLY YANK WITH PAINTED BACK DROP

FULL STANDING QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF BILLY YANK WITH PAINTED BACK DROP

Image shows a young unidentified Union soldier posed in front of a painted back-drop of a camp scene and fort. The subject stands in the classic Napoleonic pose with one hand thrust in his coat. He… (172-3308) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR ONE ERA PACK OF .45 AMMUNITION BY REMINGTON

WORLD WAR ONE ERA PACK OF .45 AMMUNITION BY REMINGTON

Unopened full pack of 20 cartridges. Pack meas. approx. 5.25 x 1.25 x 1.00. Paper label on front reads   20 CARTRIDGES PISTOL BALL CALIBER .45 M1911 AMMUNITION LOT 22120 WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS… (611-252) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

1944 DATED M-1 MUZZLE COVER

1944 DATED M-1 MUZZLE COVER

Unissued canvas muzzle cover for the World War Two M-1. The canvas body is OD green with a bold “U.S.” in black ink on one side and “E.A. BROWN MFG. CO. 1944” in three lines on the other.… (430-27) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

MISSISSIPPI CENTRAL RAILROAD COMPANY, MISSISSIPPI, $.50 NOTE

MISSISSIPPI CENTRAL RAILROAD COMPANY, MISSISSIPPI, $.50 NOTE

Mississippi Central Railroad Company, Mississippi. $.50 note, featuring a train. Dated 1/1/1863. FINE condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (173-947) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

ORIGINAL, EARLY CIVIL WAR M1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD IN GOOD CONDITION

ORIGINAL, EARLY CIVIL WAR M1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD IN GOOD CONDITION

This early production saber, issued to Federal horsemen during the American Civil War, was produced under the smallest government contract for sabers (10,000) by the D. J. Millard Company’s… (282-327) SOLD. Learn More »

SCHNITZLER AND KIRSCHBAUM MODEL 1840 ARTILLERY SABER WITH SCABBARD

SCHNITZLER AND KIRSCHBAUM MODEL 1840 ARTILLERY SABER WITH SCABBARD

This fine saber is an imported, high-quality blade produced by the Schnitzler and Kirschbaum firm of Solingen, Germany. The saber is one of an unknown number purchased by the U. S. Ordnance Department… (388-33) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1858 DRESS OR HARDEE HAT

MODEL 1858 DRESS OR HARDEE HAT

Black felt hat with turned up brim known as the “HARDEE” or “JEFF DAVIS” hat. However, the correct term for it is the Model 1858 dress hat. This hat was worn mostly for dress by Union enlisted… (766-02) SOLD. Learn More »

TIPTON CABINET PHOTO OF TOUR GROUP ON 1ST DAY’S FIELD AT GETTYSBURG

TIPTON CABINET PHOTO OF TOUR GROUP ON 1ST DAY’S FIELD AT GETTYSBURG

This framed cabinet photograph shows a group of 15 men posed around the monument to General John Buford along the Chambersburg Pike on the 1st Days battlefield just west of Gettysburg. Two men are… (490-409) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

STEREO VIEW OF HARPERS FERRY

STEREO VIEW OF HARPERS FERRY

Plain unmarked yellow mount with view of Harpers Ferry from the far side of the north side of the Potomac River. The view takes in the railroad bridge over the river with the town filling the… (337-261) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

FINE CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE

FINE CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE

The Spencer .52 caliber, repeating carbine, one of the earlier Spencer short arms, was invented and patented by Manchester, Connecticut native Christopher M. Spencer. This specimen presented is a fine… (218-435) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN STATE SERVICE FLAG

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN STATE SERVICE FLAG

This flag is the 1935 pattern  State Service flag and is made of red cotton with printed insignia on both sides. The flag meas. approx. 38.50 inches on the hoist and 61.00 inches on the fly. Each end… (729-111) SOLD. Learn More »

CASE OF GETTYSBURG RELICS

CASE OF GETTYSBURG RELICS

This small lot relics comes housed in a 12 x 8 inch riker box. The lot includes 6 fired .58 three ringers with 2 having nicely “mushroomed,” the tulip head and 2.75 inches of the shaft of a… (697-252) SOLD. Learn More »

CONTRACT MODEL 1861 U.S. PERCUSSION RIFLE – MUSKET

CONTRACT MODEL 1861 U.S. PERCUSSION RIFLE – MUSKET

The .58 caliber “Whitneyville” was produced by Whitney Arms Company in New Haven, CT. The iron surfaces are a dusky gray/brown patina. Markings “Eagle” in the center and WHITNEYVILLE on the… (218-367) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,695.00
Originally $1,795.00


SOLD

RARE WEST VIRGINIA ID TAG

RARE WEST VIRGINIA ID TAG

It is not very often that anything related to West Virginia in the Civil War comes up for sale but here we have an ID tag that belonged to Lieutenant J. V. Keepers of Battery B, 1st West Virginia… (503-126) SOLD. Learn More »

BERDAN’S SHARPSHOOTERS - HARPER’S WEEKLY, AUG. 24, 1861

BERDAN’S SHARPSHOOTERS - HARPER’S WEEKLY, AUG. 24, 1861

Full page spread [#540], measuring 16 x 11”, featuring a target shooting expedition in Weehauken, NJ, by Colonel Hiram Berdan designed to publicize his newly forming regiments of sharpshooters.… (633-17B) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

SHELL FRAGMENT FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG - ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

SHELL FRAGMENT FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG - ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

This is the base of a 3-inch shell that still retains the iron ring sabot. Fragment is the entire base of the shell with hints of the bursting cavity at top. Surfaces are rusted as is the sabot. This… (173-1100) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

SHELL FRAGMENT FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG - ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

SHELL FRAGMENT FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG - ROSENSTEEL FAMILY COLLECTION

This is the base of a 3-inch shell that still retains the iron sabot. Fragment is the entire base of the shell with hints of the bursting cavity at top. Surfaces are rusted as is the sabot. This item… (173-1101) SOLD. Learn More »

$67.50
SOLD

CDV OF 38TH MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER KILLED IN ACTION

CDV OF 38TH MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER KILLED IN ACTION

Image is a three-quarter standing view of Captain Julius M. Lathrop who served in both the 24th and 38th Massachusetts Infantry. Lathrop is posed with one arm resting on the pillar of a balustrade… (337-272) SOLD. Learn More »

UNUSUAL CDV OF A GENTLEMAN WITH HIS BACK TO THE CAMERA

UNUSUAL CDV OF A GENTLEMAN WITH HIS BACK TO THE CAMERA

This full standing image shows a well-dressed gentleman with his back to the camera. This is a rather unusual image and was probably produced for advertising purposes, perhaps for a tailor. The… (197-147) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

US 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL SHELL

US 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL SHELL

Fired from a 4.62 inch 12 pounder smoothbore gun. Bormann fused punched at number two. Some numbers visible. Nice smooth surface. Recovered at Vicksburg,… (785-12) SOLD. Learn More »

US 10 INCH SPHERICAL MORTAR SHELL

US 10 INCH SPHERICAL MORTAR SHELL

Fired from a 10 inch mortar. Has loading “ears” on either side of fuse hole. Used wooden fuse plug. Light minor surface pitting. Recovered Fort Thomas - Fort Whittlesey on the Ohio River,… (785-25) SOLD. Learn More »

NON-EXCAVATED 10 INCH SPHERICAL MORTAR SHELL

NON-EXCAVATED 10 INCH SPHERICAL MORTAR SHELL

Fired from a 10 inch mortar. Has loading “ears” on either side of fuse hole. Used wooden fuse plug. Traces original arsenal paint. EXTRA SHIPPING REQUIRED ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (785-26) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL, GOVERNMENT ISSUE, SECOND MODEL COLT DRAGOON REVOLVER IN FINE CONDITION

ORIGINAL, GOVERNMENT ISSUE, SECOND MODEL COLT DRAGOON REVOLVER IN FINE CONDITION

This original, historic, and scarce 2nd Model, government-issue Colt Dragoon is in fine condition. One of only 2,700 of these handsome, hard shooting Second Model Dragoon revolvers were produced by… (740-242) SOLD. Learn More »

LEAD CASE SHOT FROM GETTYSBURG

LEAD CASE SHOT FROM GETTYSBURG

Round lead case shot recovered in an area southwest of the present day Gettysburg hospital in a location that was a staging point for Pickett’s Charge. The item was recovered by the late Ronald… (173-1393) SOLD. Learn More »

$18.00
SOLD

1899 GAR BADGE FOR 33RD NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT

1899 GAR BADGE FOR 33RD NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT

Cast metal badge in the shape of the Liberty Bell. At top is a spread-winged eagle with a US shield on his chest with “1899” at center of the shield. Behind the shield are crossed cannons. The… (M23519) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

1911 NATIONAL REUNION BADGE FOR NEW HAVEN GAR POST

1911 NATIONAL REUNION BADGE FOR NEW HAVEN GAR POST

This is a two piece badge made of cast metal. The top looks like the cross used by fire departments but with symbols in each of the arms of the cross. The top look like a sunburst while the two side… (M23515) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

1911 NATIONAL REUNION BADGE FOR NEW HAVEN GAR POST

1911 NATIONAL REUNION BADGE FOR NEW HAVEN GAR POST

Blue ribbon meas. approx. 2.00 inches wide by 5.50 inches long suspended from a top bar of stamped brass with “CONNECTICUT” on a piece of celluloid at center. At center of the ribbon is a faded… (M23529) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL JOHN POPE

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL JOHN POPE

Image shows Pope as a Brigadier General standing with his right hand stuffed in his coat in the typical Napoleonic pose. Image is somewhat grainy and has moderate surface dirt. Bottom of the mount has… (337-269) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

A SOLID SMITH & WESSON, SECOND MODEL SCHOFIELD.45 CALIBER SINGLE ACTION REVOLVER

A SOLID SMITH & WESSON, SECOND MODEL SCHOFIELD.45 CALIBER SINGLE ACTION REVOLVER

The Smith & Wesson arms company in Springfield, Massachusetts produced almost 6,000 of these large sidearms for government use between 1876 and 1877. Known as the 2nd Model Schofield, this hefty… (740-59) SOLD. Learn More »

REVOLUTIONARY WAR FLAG FRAGMENTS FROM THE BATTLE OF SARATOGA, 1777

REVOLUTIONARY WAR FLAG FRAGMENTS FROM THE BATTLE OF SARATOGA, 1777

The Battles of Saratoga (September 19 and October 7, 1777) conclusively decided the fate of British General John Burgoyne's army in the American War of Independence and is generally regarded as a… (M23720) SOLD. Learn More »

ID TAG FOR 1ST NEW HAMPSHIRE LIGHT ARTILLERY SOLDIER

ID TAG FOR 1ST NEW HAMPSHIRE LIGHT ARTILLERY SOLDIER

This ID tag is a stamped brass disc with a Union shield at center of the obverse. The shield is nicely done and has excellent details with raised lettering that reads “UNION” on a riband across… (785-50) SOLD. Learn More »

AUSTRIAN M1842 CARBINE

AUSTRIAN M1842 CARBINE

This Model 1842 Austrian carbine is in very good condition. Originally known as a “tube lock’ carbine, these short arms were altered to percussion after 1854 and many saw service in the American… (713-20) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE

MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE

Superb example of the Civil War era 52. Caliber rimfire Spencer carbine manufactured by the Spencer Repeating Rifle Company, Boston, Massachusetts. This specimen contains approximate 95% of its… (490-407) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1858 SMOOTH SIDE CANTEEN

US MODEL 1858 SMOOTH SIDE CANTEEN

Original New York Depot Model 1858 smooth side canteen with no sling but the original brown wool cover. The body of the canteen has a circular dent at center of one side with a matching smaller dent… (410-75) SOLD. Learn More »

US STAFF OFFICERS BUTTON RECOVERED IN THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

US STAFF OFFICERS BUTTON RECOVERED IN THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

This is a three-piece cuff sized US Staff Officer’s button with a good face and some gilt remaining. The shank is gone and the back mark is obliterated by rust. This button is from the Rosensteel… (173-1417) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

NEW YORK BUTTON RECOVERED AT ROSE WOODS, GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK BUTTON RECOVERED AT ROSE WOODS, GETTYSBURG

This is a three-piece cuff sized New York button with a face that has a slight push and very small amounts of gilt still visible. Back mark is “EXTRA W. BUTTON CO.” Shank is solid. This button is… (173-1457) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

EAGLE BUTTON RECOVERED AT ROSE WOODS, GETTYSBURG

EAGLE BUTTON RECOVERED AT ROSE WOODS, GETTYSBURG

This is a coat sized General Service Eagle button has an excellent face with a plain back and shank. The button has darkened to an almost black color from age. Item is very clean. This button is from… (173-1415) SOLD. Learn More »

$29.50
SOLD

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 and was part of the Rosensteel family… (173-1430) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

US 3-INCH HOTCHKISS ARTILLERY FUSE PLUG FROM GETTYSBURG

US 3-INCH HOTCHKISS ARTILLERY FUSE PLUG FROM GETTYSBURG

Brass Hotchkiss style artillery plug for the paper time fuse. Item is in nice condition. All the threads down the side are in good shape. This was meant for use in a 3-inch shell. This item is from… (173-1429) SOLD. Learn More »

ALE / PORTER BOTTLE CIRCA 1830-1860

ALE / PORTER BOTTLE CIRCA 1830-1860

Pint size, black glass, three piece molded bottle. This type bottle is frequently encountered on both Mexican War and Civil War (US&CS) camp sites. Bottle stands 10” in height and measures 3”… (14-1520) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

ID DISC OF COMBAT VETERAN ALBERT NELSON, 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ID DISC OF COMBAT VETERAN ALBERT NELSON, 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

This Civil War artifact is truly an outstanding example of a non-dug, soldier’s identification disc in super condition that belonged to Corporal Albert D. Nelson of Company “C”, 12th Regiment,… (785-47) SOLD. Learn More »

US 2.9-INCH PARROTT ARTILLERY FUSE PLUG FROM GETTYSBURG

US 2.9-INCH PARROTT ARTILLERY FUSE PLUG FROM GETTYSBURG

Brass Parrott style artillery plug for the paper time fuse. Item is in nice condition. All the threads down the side are in good shape. This piece looks a lot like the Confederate fuse plug but it is… (173-1412) SOLD. Learn More »

1881 GUIDE TO RICHMOND AND THE BATTLEFIELDS

1881 GUIDE TO RICHMOND AND THE BATTLEFIELDS

Written by W. D. Chesterman; “Presented by P.H. Mayo & Brother”. Printed by James E. Goode, Richmond. 66 pp., plus several leaves of local advertisements. Several full page illustrations… (337-245) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

SOUTHERN “UNION” NEWSPAPER “THE NEW SOUTH” - VOL. 1, NO. 52, PORT ROYAL, S.C., SATURDAY, AUGUST 29, 1863

SOUTHERN “UNION” NEWSPAPER “THE NEW SOUTH” - VOL. 1, NO. 52, PORT ROYAL, S.C., SATURDAY, AUGUST 29, 1863

4pp. with columns, measuring 12.5 x 10”. Slightly yellowed in places; one center vertical fold and four horizontal folds; some wear along fold lines and edges. Else good & entirely legible. Port… (337-247) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL SECOND MODEL CIVIL WAR GALLAGER CARBINE

ORIGINAL SECOND MODEL CIVIL WAR GALLAGER CARBINE

Presented here is an example of a breech loading, .50 caliber, percussion model Gallager carbine issued to the Federal cavalry during the Civil War. Mahlon J. Gallager, a South Carolina native,… (G3240) SOLD. Learn More »

STATE OF ALABAMA, ALABAMA, $.05 NOTE

STATE OF ALABAMA, ALABAMA, $.05 NOTE

State of Alabama, Alabama. $05 note, serial number 21345, featuring a cotton ball. Dated 1/1/1863. AU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (173-838) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

THE UNITED STATES FRACTIONAL 1256, $.10 NOTE

THE UNITED STATES FRACTIONAL 1256, $.10 NOTE

The United States Fractional 1256. $.10 note, featuring George Washington. Dated 3/3/1863. VF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-836) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

THE UNITED STATES FRACTIONAL 1230, $.05 NOTE

THE UNITED STATES FRACTIONAL 1230, $.05 NOTE

The United States Fractional 1230. $.05 note, featuring George Washington. Dated 7/17/1862. VF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-835) SOLD. Learn More »

$40.00
SOLD

TEXAS CIVIL TREASURY WARRANT, MEDINA COUNTY, TEXAS $10 NOTE

TEXAS CIVIL TREASURY WARRANT, MEDINA COUNTY, TEXAS $10 NOTE

Texas Civil Treasury Warrant, Medina County, Texas. $10 note, serial number 8948, featuring Austin.  Dated 3/5/1863. XF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (173-991) SOLD. Learn More »

CDV THREE-QUARTER SEATED VIEW OF 56TH NEW YORK QUARTERMASTER SERGEANT

CDV THREE-QUARTER SEATED VIEW OF 56TH NEW YORK QUARTERMASTER SERGEANT

Nice CDV of Quartermaster Sergeant Noah D. Smith of Company H, 56th New York Infantry. Smith is posed seated with his hands resting in his lap. Behind him is a painted backdrop of a lake scene. Smith… (337-271) SOLD. Learn More »

BUST VIEW CDV OF 8TH MAINE INFANTRY OFFICER WHO DIED OF WOUNDS RECEIVED AT COLD HARBOR

BUST VIEW CDV OF 8TH MAINE INFANTRY OFFICER WHO DIED OF WOUNDS RECEIVED AT COLD HARBOR

Image is a vignette bust view of 1st Lieutenant Charles F. Monroe. The contrast is a little light but all details can be seen. The bottom of the image has a nice period ink inscription that reads… (337-273) SOLD. Learn More »

WARTIME 14TH CORPS ID BADGE FOR 75TH INDIANA ADJUTANT

WARTIME 14TH CORPS ID BADGE FOR 75TH INDIANA ADJUTANT

Very nice coin silver ID badge in the shape of an acorn representing the 14th Army Corps. The face is delicately engraved with “J.C.M. 75th IND” in two lines.  The face of the badge is smooth and… (129-15) SOLD. Learn More »

SIGNATURE – WILLIAM MORRELL MCGREGOR, 2ND STUART HORSE LIGHT ARTILLERY BATTERY

SIGNATURE – WILLIAM MORRELL MCGREGOR, 2ND STUART HORSE LIGHT ARTILLERY BATTERY

Dark ink signature on 3 3/8” x 2” card.  “W.W. McGregor / Major of The Stuart Horse / artillery – Army of Northern / Virginia C S A”.  Excellent condition. On 6/4/61 at the age of 21,… (337-263) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

ADVERTISING CARD – FORD’S HOTEL, RICHMOND, VA

ADVERTISING CARD – FORD’S HOTEL, RICHMOND, VA

This post-Civil War, 3 1/8” x 4 3/8” advertisement, printed on green card stock, promotes Ford’s Hotel in Richmond, VA with its “Prices Greatly Reduced to suit the Times”; rates were $2.00,… (337-262) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

1879 ADMISSION TICKET TO PHILADELPHIA GAR PROGRAM IN HONOR OF ULYSSES S. GRANT

1879 ADMISSION TICKET TO PHILADELPHIA GAR PROGRAM IN HONOR OF ULYSSES S. GRANT

This 5 ¼” x 2” printed was for the admission of one member of the GAR to a “RECEPTION AND CAMP FIRE” to be held at the American Academy of Music, “IN HONOR OF / COMRADE U.S. GRANT / BY THE… (337-274) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

MODEL 1861 U.S. PERCUSSION RIFLE - MUSKET

MODEL 1861 U.S. PERCUSSION RIFLE - MUSKET

Cal. 58 “Springfield” manufactured at the Springfield Armory. The lock surface is a gun metal / plum patina. Markings “Eagle” with” U.S.” over SPRINGFIELD” and the date “1862”remain… (14-1572) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS ARTILLERY 3-INCH SPONGE

US/CS ARTILLERY 3-INCH SPONGE

Lamb’s wool sponge head for use on the ramrod on a 3-inch gun such as a Parrott or Ordnance rifle. The item has flattened from being stored but is in otherwise good condition with only light wear.… (R20379) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

NEW YORK STATE COMMISSION FOR 1ST LIEUT. GUSTAVUS M. PALMER, 101ST REGIMENT, NATIONAL GUARD OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK

NEW YORK STATE COMMISSION FOR 1ST LIEUT. GUSTAVUS M. PALMER, 101ST REGIMENT, NATIONAL GUARD OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK

Dated 11/9/1865. Pre-printed proclamation [“The People of the State of New York”] measuring 16.75 x11.75”, signed by Governor Reuben L. Fenton.  “….do appoint and constitute you, the said… (L14533) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

FINE CONDITION, ORIGINAL COLT THIRD MODEL DRAGOON REVOLVER

FINE CONDITION, ORIGINAL COLT THIRD MODEL DRAGOON REVOLVER

Seldom seen in the collecting field today is this historic and scarce 3rd Model Colt Dragoon in excellent original condition. A total of some 10,500 of these hefty Third Model Dragoon revolvers were… (740-832) SOLD. Learn More »

ARSENAL MARKED ACTION COVER

ARSENAL MARKED ACTION COVER

Canvas cover for use on the 1903 Springfield bolt action rifle. The canvas is in good condition with moderate surface dirt scattered throughout. The underside is marked in one corner “ROCK ISLAND… (430-29) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE TIN CANTEEN FROM JENNIE WADE MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE TIN CANTEEN FROM JENNIE WADE MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

This spheroid tin canteen is in good condition overall and meas. approx. 6.50 inches across. All three sling keepers and the spout are present. The keepers are long and thin while the spout has a… (729-104) SOLD. Learn More »

NEW JERSEY-MARKED, M1860 AMES NAVAL CUTLASS DATED 1862, WITH SCABBARD

NEW JERSEY-MARKED, M1860 AMES NAVAL CUTLASS DATED 1862, WITH SCABBARD

Here is a nice original example of an Ames 1862-dated government naval boarding cutlass that would have been carried by U.S. Navy seamen aboard ship during the Civil War. The blade is New Jersey… (30-1791) SOLD. Learn More »

NON-EXCAVATED US 11 INCH DAHLGREN NAVAL SPHERICAL SHELL

NON-EXCAVATED US 11 INCH DAHLGREN NAVAL SPHERICAL SHELL

Fired from an 11 inch Dahlgren smoothbore gun. The brass watercap fuse unscrews markings are faint but visible, “ORD/Anchor 1862”. Traces of original arsenal paint. Nice example! EXTRA SHIPPING… (785-27) SOLD. Learn More »

US 9 INCH NAVAL DAHLGREN SPHERICAL SHELL

US 9 INCH NAVAL DAHLGREN SPHERICAL SHELL

Fired from a 9 inch Dahlgren smoothbore. Hubbel patent water cap fuse with excellent markings which read, “ORD, Anchor 1859”.  Minor areas of light pitting. Recovered Vicksburg,… (785-24) SOLD. Learn More »

FIELD INSTRUCTION FOR ARTILLERY ID’D TO LIEUT. WILLIAM CHANDLER, BATTERY “E”, ILLINOIS 1ST LIGHT ARTILLERY

FIELD INSTRUCTION FOR ARTILLERY ID’D TO LIEUT. WILLIAM CHANDLER, BATTERY “E”, ILLINOIS 1ST LIGHT ARTILLERY

Prepared by a Board of Artillery Officers. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC.,1863. Penciled owner inscription, front eps: “W. Chandler/ Co. “E” 1st ILLs Lt. Artillery.” MOLLUS… (731-524) SOLD. Learn More »

BOOK AND CDV ID’D TO 25TH CONNECTICUT OFFICER WOUNDED AT PORT HUDSON

BOOK AND CDV ID’D TO 25TH CONNECTICUT OFFICER WOUNDED AT PORT HUDSON

This is a small group of two items identified to Captain William F. Silloway of the 25th Connecticut Volunteers. The first item is a small pocket sized book entitled “LALLA ROOKH: AN ORIENTAL… (410-70) SOLD. Learn More »

CUT DOWN RELIC M1860 CAVALRY SABER RECOVERED ON 1ST DAY’S FIELD AT GETTYSBURG

CUT DOWN RELIC M1860 CAVALRY SABER RECOVERED ON 1ST DAY’S FIELD AT GETTYSBURG

This is the blade section only of a Model 1860 cavalry saber. The blade has been shortened to 20.25 inches from the tip to the bottom of the ricasso. No doubt this blade was somehow broken and then… (173-1406) SOLD. Learn More »

EAGLE BUTTON RECOVERED AT ROSE WOODS, GETTYSBURG

EAGLE BUTTON RECOVERED AT ROSE WOODS, GETTYSBURG

This is a coat sized General Service Eagle button has an excellent face with a plain back and shank. The button has darkened to a dark copper/brown color from age. Item is very clean. This button is… (173-1414) SOLD. Learn More »

$29.50
SOLD

EAGLE “I” BUTTON RECOVERED AT ROSE WOODS, GETTYSBURG

EAGLE “I” BUTTON RECOVERED AT ROSE WOODS, GETTYSBURG

This is a coat sized Eagle “I” button with a small push in the face with a plain back and shank. The button has darkened to an almost black color from age. Small amounts of green discoloration are… (173-1416) SOLD. Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

SWORD SCABBARD PIECE FROM GETTYSBURG

SWORD SCABBARD PIECE FROM GETTYSBURG

This is the brass mount and ring off of a Model 1850 Field and Staff or Foot Officer’s sword. This item is from the Lee’s Headquarters Museum collection of Gettysburg… (173-1431) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

HIGH-GRADE, REPRODUCTION CASED SURGICAL AMPUTATION KIT

HIGH-GRADE, REPRODUCTION CASED SURGICAL AMPUTATION KIT

Presented is a beautiful teakwood cased, deep red velvet lined surgical amputation kit reminiscent of those used in the mid-nineteenth century. In almost mint condition, the medical kit ensemble is a… (729-93) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR ONE PEDERSON DEVICE CANVAS MAGAZINE POUCH

WORLD WAR ONE PEDERSON DEVICE CANVAS MAGAZINE POUCH

The Pederson device allowed a forty round stick magazine to be attached to the Model 1903 Springfield increasing the individual infantry man’s rate of fire. The device was put into production but… (430-26) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

1944 DATED M-1 MUZZLE COVER

1944 DATED M-1 MUZZLE COVER

Unissued canvas muzzle cover for the World War Two M-1. The canvas body is OD green with a bold “U.S.” in black ink on one side and “E.A. BROWN MFG. CO. 1944” in three lines on the other.… (430-28) SOLD. Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

ORIGINAL IMPORTED MOUNTED OFFICER’S ARTILLERY SABER FROM THE EARLY TO MID 19TH CENTURY

ORIGINAL IMPORTED MOUNTED OFFICER’S ARTILLERY SABER FROM THE EARLY TO MID 19TH CENTURY

Presented here is a wonderful military edged weapon used in America circa 1820 to 1840. The saber and its brass scabbard are a high quality specimen produced by the maker A. W. (Adam W.) Spies who was… (30-1795) SOLD. Learn More »

HANDSOME M1849 COLT POCKET REVOLVER IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

HANDSOME M1849 COLT POCKET REVOLVER IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

Presented here is a classic Colt cap and ball revolver commonly referred to as the 1849 Pocket Model. This personal sidearm, in very good original condition throughout, features a 5” long, octagonal… (31-1535) 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… (M23717) 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… (M23716) SOLD. Learn More »

CARTRIDGE BOX, WAIST BELT AND BAYONET SCABBARD FROG FROM SHIELD’S MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

CARTRIDGE BOX, WAIST BELT AND BAYONET SCABBARD FROG FROM SHIELD’S MUSEUM, GETTYSBURG

This .69 cartridge box is in good complete condition but the leather has become stiff and dry from exposure to the elements and age. The outer flap is crackled but has no flaking. There is some… (M23726) SOLD. Learn More »

PAIR OF MEDALS FOR 1916 SERVICE ON THE MEXICAN BORDER

PAIR OF MEDALS FOR 1916 SERVICE ON THE MEXICAN BORDER

This pair of medals were given to an unknown National Guardsman who served on the Mexican Border in 1916. Mexican bandits led by Poncho Villa were in the habit of crossing the border and attacking us… (410-67) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

SPECIAL MODEL 1861 CONTRACT U.S. PERCUSSION RIFLE - MUSKET

SPECIAL MODEL 1861 CONTRACT U.S. PERCUSSION RIFLE - MUSKET

Cal. 58 “Colt” produced by Colt Firearms Manufacturing Company and made in Hartford, CT. The lock surface is a nice mixed gunmetal gray. Markings” U.S. / COLT’S PT F.A. MFG CO / HARTFORD CT.,… (G3259) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 8 INCH NAVAL SPHERICAL SHELL

CS 8 INCH NAVAL SPHERICAL SHELL

Fired from an 8 inch Smoothbore. Recovered at Augusta, GA, in April 1972. Nice Smooth surface. Used wooden fuse plug. EXTRA SHIPPING REQUIRED. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (785-21) SOLD. Learn More »

US 8 INCH NAVAL SPHERICAL MORTAR SHELL FROM OLD MUSEUM / GAR POST

US 8 INCH NAVAL SPHERICAL MORTAR SHELL FROM OLD MUSEUM / GAR POST

Fired from an 8 inch smoothbore. Nicely painted around fuse hole, “Relic of Fort Darling”. Most likely fired by a riverboat gun at a CS Fort during the Seven Days Battle. An early battlefield… (785-22) SOLD. Learn More »

CS/US 8 INCH NAVAL SPHERICAL MORTAR SHELL

CS/US 8 INCH NAVAL SPHERICAL MORTAR SHELL

Fired from an 8 inch smoothbore gun. Has “ears” on either side of the fuse hole. Used wooden fuse plug. Has a variant CS/US water cap fuse. Fired during the battle of Shiloh, Tennessee. Nice… (785-23) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3.4 INCH SCHENKL SHELL

US 3.4 INCH SCHENKL SHELL

Fired from a 3.4 inch rifled boat Howitzer. Has an unmarked pre-patent brass Schenkl percussion fuse in excellent condition. Found mostly along coastal waterways. Excellent… (785-40) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL

US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL

Only the nose and lead band sabot intact. This pattern Hotchkiss shell had three flame grooves cut into the body causing the weakening of the iron base cup to separate in flight. Fired from a 3 inch… (785-37) SOLD. Learn More »

NON-EXCAVATED US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS CANISTER ROUND

NON-EXCAVATED US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS CANISTER ROUND

Fired from a 3 inch rifle. The lead cup sabot has “Hotchkiss 3in Jan’y 7 1862 Patent” molded in raised letters on the bottom of the sabot. The tinned cylinder made of sheet iron has one small… (785-38) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR THREE-SCREW COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER

CIVIL WAR THREE-SCREW COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER

This cap and ball percussion sidearm is a Civil War Colt Model 1860 Army revolver in good overall condition. These handguns were in production from 1860 through 1873 and were the successor to the Colt… (31-1536) SOLD. Learn More »

U. S. (NAVAL PATTERN) MODEL 1860 ARMY CUTLASS DATED 1864

U. S. (NAVAL PATTERN) MODEL 1860 ARMY CUTLASS DATED 1864

Here is a rare original specimen of an Ames-produced and U. S. government inspected army cutlass made in the naval pattern. Not to be confused with the Naval Cutlass of 1860, this rare specimen, in… (172-3298) SOLD. Learn More »

IDENTIFIED M1861 U.S. SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET DATED 1862

IDENTIFIED M1861 U.S. SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET DATED 1862

This Civil War longarm is a .58 caliber Model 1861 percussion rifle-musket dated 1862 and is identified to Private Robert Fleming of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Fleming enlisted in Co D, 63rd PA… (667-34) SOLD. Learn More »

FANTASTIC NINTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A “SUNFLOWER DISPERSER” OF COMPANY B, 3RD MISSISSIPPI INFANTRY

FANTASTIC NINTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A “SUNFLOWER DISPERSER” OF COMPANY B, 3RD MISSISSIPPI INFANTRY

The unknown subject of this image wears a battle shirt that would be gray trimmed in red on the collar and down the front. The shoulders have rectangular epaulettes that also would be red while the… (781-02) SOLD. Learn More »

ID DISC FOR SOLDIER IN 5TH NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

ID DISC FOR SOLDIER IN 5TH NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

This is a stamped brass soldier’s ID disc with a spread-winged eagle with “WAR OF 1861” across the top and “UNITED STATES” across the bottom of the obverse. The reverse is stamped “J.… (785-42) SOLD. Learn More »

LINCOLN BUST ID DISC FOR 2ND NEW YORK VETERAN CAVALRY SOLDIER

LINCOLN BUST ID DISC FOR 2ND NEW YORK VETERAN CAVALRY SOLDIER

This is a stamped brass soldier’s ID disc with a bust of President Lincoln at center surrounded by “ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENT US” across the top and “WAR OF 1861” across the bottom of the… (785-49) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF A WOMAN

CIVIL WAR ERA SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF A WOMAN

The subject of this image is a young woman perhaps in her twenties. She is posed seated in a chair with her hands in her lap. She wears a white dress with a printed floral design. Around her shoulders… (783-31) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

WONDERFUL ALBUMEN OF HQ, 2ND BRIGADE, 1ST DIVISION, CORPS DE AFRIQUE

WONDERFUL ALBUMEN OF HQ, 2ND BRIGADE, 1ST DIVISION, CORPS DE AFRIQUE

Image shows the headquarters tents of the 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, Corps De Afrique at Port Hudson, Louisiana. The image shows the main street through the camp ending with at a large headquarters… (37-287) SOLD. Learn More »

INERT WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN STICK GRENADE

INERT WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN STICK GRENADE

This grenade has a wooden handle that is stamped near the top “1939.” The wood has a dirty surface but is solid throughout. The base of the handle has the screw cap but the ignition string and… (727-398) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL PACKET OF 8-SECOND ARTILLERY FUSES

ORIGINAL PACKET OF 8-SECOND ARTILLERY FUSES

This honest and complete artifact from the Civil War is an original, unopened packet of five Federal artillery paper time fuses that are still contained within the wooden block covered with its… (172-3115) SOLD. Learn More »

GETTYSBURG RELIC DESK SET BY JOHN GOOD

GETTYSBURG RELIC DESK SET BY JOHN GOOD

Wood based Gettysburg relic desk set in fantastic condition made by John Good who was one of the better known makers of these sets. This is an early item made before the front of the bases were marked… (R20366) SOLD. Learn More »

MAKER MARKED US .58 CARTRIDGE BOX

MAKER MARKED US .58 CARTRIDGE BOX

This box is marked on the side in two lines “C.S. STORMS-MAKER N.Y.” The outer flap is in good condition with just the lightest surface wear. Most of the leather is smooth and clean with very… (744-66) SOLD. Learn More »

MAKER MARKED US .58 CARTRIDGE BOX WITH SLING

MAKER MARKED US .58 CARTRIDGE BOX WITH SLING

This box is marked on the side in two lines “C.S. STORMS-MAKER N.Y.” The outer flap is in good condition with just the lightest surface wear. Most of the leather is smooth and clean. One of the… (744-65) SOLD. Learn More »

GROUP OF DAGUERREOTYPES FROM NEW YORK FAMILY

GROUP OF DAGUERREOTYPES FROM NEW YORK FAMILY

This is a group of three images that show several generations of the same family. All images come with a slip of paper identifying each subject. The first image in the group is a sixth-plate… (783-37) SOLD. Learn More »

MEMO BOOK ID’D TO 1ST MICHIGAN CAVALRY SOLDIER

MEMO BOOK ID’D TO 1ST MICHIGAN CAVALRY SOLDIER

Small book that meas. approx. 2.50 x 3.50 inches. The cover is made of painted black tortoise shell with applied floral design with small mother-of-pearl inlay. The inside of the book is lined with a… (475-183) SOLD. Learn More »

US 3-INCH SCHENKL SHELL WITH PERCUSSION FUSE

US 3-INCH SCHENKL SHELL WITH PERCUSSION FUSE

The body of this Schenkl shell is rusted throughout and could use a light cleaning. The surface of the nose looks like it might clean up well while the ribbed tail will have some moderate pitting. As… (727-254) SOLD. Learn More »

PAIR OF BIBLES ID’D TO TWO MEMBERS OF THE 14TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY -BOTH WOUNDED, ONE AT FREDERICKSBURG & GETTYSBURG

PAIR OF BIBLES ID’D TO TWO MEMBERS OF THE 14TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY -BOTH WOUNDED, ONE AT FREDERICKSBURG & GETTYSBURG

The first bible in this group is an 1862 pocket testament in very good condition. The volume has hardcovers wrapped in brown cloth with an embossed scrollwork design throughout and “TESTAMENT”… (744-53) SOLD. Learn More »

$740.00
Originally $940.00


SOLD

TIPTON STEREOVIEW OF THE LIGHTNER FARM ON THE BALTIMORE PIKE

TIPTON STEREOVIEW OF THE LIGHTNER FARM ON THE BALTIMORE PIKE

Stereo is on a cream colored mount with “W. H. TIPTON, PHOTO., GETTYSBURG, PA.” on one edge and “GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD VIEWS.” on the other. The image shows the Lightner farm buildings along… (P13295) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

TIPTON STEREOVIEW OF THE WHEATFIELD & GENERAL ZOOK MARKER

TIPTON STEREOVIEW OF THE WHEATFIELD & GENERAL ZOOK MARKER

Stereo is on a yellow mount with “ARTISTIC STEREO GEMS OF GETTYSBURG SCENERY” on one edge and “PHOTOGRAPHED BY W. H. TIPTON GETTYSBURG, PA.” on the other. The image itself was taken looking… (P13293) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

TIPTON STEREOVIEW OF THE BATTERED WOODS ON CULP’S HILL

TIPTON STEREOVIEW OF THE BATTERED WOODS ON CULP’S HILL

Stereo is on a yellow mount with “ARTISTIC STEREO GEMS OF GETTYSBURG SCENERY” on one edge and “PHOTOGRAPHED BY W. H. TIPTON GETTYSBURG, PA.” on the other. The image shows the woods on Culp’s… (P13294) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

STRANDS OF HAIR FROM ABRAHAM LINCOLN, WITH REMNANT OF PARLOR DRAPERY FROM SPRINGFIELD, IL HOME

STRANDS OF HAIR FROM ABRAHAM LINCOLN, WITH REMNANT OF PARLOR DRAPERY FROM SPRINGFIELD, IL HOME

Offered is a burgundy matted 11" x 14", double matted display with copies of photos of Abraham Lincoln and his home in Springfield, IL.  Below Lincoln's photo are a few strands of his hair; under the… (M23721) 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… (M23715) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO NAZI PARTY FLAG SIGNED BY 18 US VETERANS

WORLD WAR TWO NAZI PARTY FLAG SIGNED BY 18 US VETERANS

This Nazi party flag is made of a red cotton material with a printed white circle and black swastika on both sides. The hoist edge is bound in white canvas with rope loops at each end. The white… (729-110) SOLD. Learn More »

LINCOLN & HAMLIN ELECTORAL TICKET 1860 PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN BROADSIDE

LINCOLN & HAMLIN ELECTORAL TICKET 1860 PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN BROADSIDE

Printed on gold paper measuring 19 x 12". The names of thirteen electors are printed below the headline "NOTICE TO THE VOTERS". Below the list of names the notice continues: "The above is a correct… (337-177) SOLD. Learn More »

FINE PAIR OF ORIGINAL WALNUT GRIPS FOR M1849 COLT REVOLVER

FINE PAIR OF ORIGINAL WALNUT GRIPS FOR M1849 COLT REVOLVER

This one-piece set of walnut grips is for a Model 1849 Colt sidearm, the .31 caliber Pocket Revolver. This original specimen has no markings save some undiscernible writing in pencil on the inside top… (75-672) SOLD. Learn More »

1830-1860 ALE/WINE/ LIQUOR BOTTLE

1830-1860 ALE/WINE/ LIQUOR BOTTLE

Black glass bottle with a long wide neck. There is a visible horizontal mold seam running around the bottle 5.00 inches up from the base. The section where the bottle rounds off toward the neck has a… (14-1523) SOLD. Learn More »

$38.00
SOLD

ALLEN & WHEELOCK CENTER HAMMER ARMY REVOLVER

ALLEN & WHEELOCK CENTER HAMMER ARMY REVOLVER

This vintage specimen of a Civil War era sidearm was produced by the Allen & Wheeling manufacturing firm of Worcester, Massachusetts. Designated the Allen Center Hammer Army Revolver Model, the… (218-432) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 3 INCH MULLANE SHELL

CS 3 INCH MULLANE SHELL

A bourreleted short-nose pattern Mullane shell fired from a 3 inch rifle. The copper disc with a flame groove cut into the edge not original to the projectile. The three pins remain, sans the large… (785-33) SOLD. Learn More »

US 2.9 INCH FLAT TOP PARROTT BOLT

US 2.9 INCH FLAT TOP PARROTT BOLT

Fired from a 3 inch 10 pounder Parrott rifle. This exact projectile is pictured in Melton and Pawl’s book on artillery on page 161. Iron sabot with some rifling visible. Nice example. Found in 1864… (785-28) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 3 INCH ARCHER BOLT

CS 3 INCH ARCHER BOLT

Fired from a 3 inch rifle this Archer Bolt is the most common pattern found. It has two deep grooves  on the lower section. Widely used by the Army of Northern Virginia. This bolt was recovered on… (785-32) SOLD. Learn More »

OFFICER’S ARTILLERY CAP INSIGNIA

OFFICER’S ARTILLERY CAP INSIGNIA

Stamped brass crossed cannons done in the false embroidered style. These are small measuring approx. 1.50 inches wide x 1.00 inch tall. The item is in good condition with only light surface. All the… (7-3579) SOLD. Learn More »

INDIAN WAR ERA FIGHTING KNIFE WITH SHEATH

INDIAN WAR ERA FIGHTING KNIFE WITH SHEATH

Presented here is a well-used, well-worn belt knife often referred to as a fighting knife that bears no markings and is a product of an unknown maker. Included is a fine, unmarked, dark brown leather… (786-04) SOLD. Learn More »

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF P.H. SHERIDAN

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF P.H. SHERIDAN

2 Volumes. Published by Charles L. Webster, New York, 1888. 500 & 486pp., maps, ills. Trade edition green glazed cloth, with gilt cover embossment & gilt shoulder straps & spine lettering.… (34-99) SOLD. Learn More »

REVISED REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES, 1861 — ID’D TO LT. ALEXANDER JOHNSON, REVISED REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES, 1861 — ID’D TO LT. ALEXANDER JOHNSON, 1ST OHIO INFANTRY/ BATTLE OF SHILOH

REVISED REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES, 1861 — ID’D TO LT. ALEXANDER JOHNSON, REVISED REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES, 1861 — ID’D TO LT. ALEXANDER JOHNSON, 1ST OHIO INFANTRY/ BATTLE OF SHILOH

Printed by J.G.L. Brown, Philadelphia, 1861. Top page lettering, in ink: “A. Johnston”. Interior title page inscription, in pencil: “Lieut. Alexander Johnson/ Field of Shiloh/ April 7, 1862.”… (731-519) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 4.62-INCH READ SHELL

CONFEDERATE 4.62-INCH READ SHELL

The body of this unfired shell is in mostly clean condition. Most areas are smooth but there are small scattered spots of pitting and light rust. The copper ring sabot is in excellent condition and… (727-240) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS 18-POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT

US/CS 18-POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT

The body of this spherical shot has some heavy pitting and light surface rust throughout. Attached to the top is a keeper with a link of “S” chain attached. It is believed that this shot may have… (727-211) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL, CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN WITH SLING

ORIGINAL, CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN WITH SLING

This Civil War artifact is a great example of an original, Confederate wooden drum canteen. As with many wood drum canteens produced during the war, this circular specimen appears to be made of cedar… (729-106) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE STAFF OFFICER’S BUTTON FROM GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE STAFF OFFICER’S BUTTON FROM GETTYSBURG

Confederate local three piece staff button. The face has a severe dent at center and a small hole just above the eagle's head. Reverse is blank with bent shank. No gilt remains on the face but the… (458-282) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

US 5.1 INCH SAWYER SHELL WITH PATENT INFORMATION AT BOTTOM

US 5.1 INCH SAWYER SHELL WITH PATENT INFORMATION AT BOTTOM

The body of this shell is smooth and clean. Around the sides of the body are six raised flanges. The nose is tapered and has a brass cap that can be unscrewed to observe the interior of the shell.… (727-344) SOLD. Learn More »

TIPTON STEREO OF SOLDIER’S NATIONAL CEMETERY, GETTYSBURG OF SOLDIER’S NATIONAL CEMETERY, GETTYSBURG

TIPTON STEREO OF SOLDIER’S NATIONAL CEMETERY, GETTYSBURG OF SOLDIER’S NATIONAL CEMETERY, GETTYSBURG

Stereo is on a yellow mount with “ARTISTIC STEREO GEMS OF GETTYSBURG SCENERY” on one edge and “PHOTOGRAPHED BY W. H. TIPTON GETTYSBURG, PA.” on the other. The image was taken from the… (P13290) SOLD. Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

TIPTON STEREO OF BIG ROUND TOP & COL. TAYLOR MARKER

TIPTON STEREO OF BIG ROUND TOP & COL. TAYLOR MARKER

Stereo is on a yellow mount with “ARTISTIC STEREO GEMS OF GETTYSBURG SCENERY” on one edge and “PHOTOGRAPHED BY W. H. TIPTON GETTYSBURG, PA.” on the other. The image itself was taken from in… (P13267) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL, CIVIL WAR RECRUITING BROADSIDE FOR COMPANY D, 121st PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ORIGINAL, CIVIL WAR RECRUITING BROADSIDE FOR COMPANY D, 121st PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

Presented here is a fantastic, seldom seen military recruiting broadside in very good original condition from the State of Pennsylvania. This modern framed, oversized poster calls on men from… (465-182) SOLD. Learn More »

GLASS PLATE/ASHTRAY FROM THE BERLIN OLYMPICS OF 1936

GLASS PLATE/ASHTRAY FROM THE BERLIN OLYMPICS OF 1936

Nice smoked glass plate with a raised edge. Cut into the glass edge is lettering that has been filled in with white paint or enamel. The lettering reads “BERLIN OLYMPIADE 1936.”  Etched into the… (727-406) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL, COMPLETE PACKAGE OF ‘ENFIELD’.577 CALIBER PAPER CARTRIDGES

ORIGINAL, COMPLETE PACKAGE OF ‘ENFIELD’.577 CALIBER PAPER CARTRIDGES

A survivor of the Civil War, this truly remarkable artifact is a packet of ten, .577 caliber, Ludlow-manufactured, ‘Enfield’ type combustible cartridges, still contained in its original packing… (M17261) SOLD. Learn More »

IRON FRAME COLT MODEL 1849 POCKET REVOLVER IN GOOD CONDITION

IRON FRAME COLT MODEL 1849 POCKET REVOLVER IN GOOD CONDITION

Presented here is a seldom seen, iron frame, Colt cap and ball pistol commonly referred to as the 1849 Pocket Model revolver. This personal sidearm, in good original condition throughout, bears all… (729-125) SOLD. Learn More »

MECHANICS BANK, MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE $10 NOTE

MECHANICS BANK, MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE $10 NOTE

Mechanics Bank, Memphis, Tennessee.  $10 note, serial number 1074, featuring machinery.  Dated 7/1/1854. GEM condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-985) SOLD. Learn More »

SPECIAL MODEL 1861 “L.G. &Y.” CONTRACT RIFLE MUSKET

SPECIAL MODEL 1861 “L.G. &Y.” CONTRACT RIFLE MUSKET

This original Civil War longarm is a .58 caliber Lamson, Goodnow & Yale contract Special Model 1861, single-shot muzzleloader in very good overall condition. The LG&Y musket was a product of… (G3120) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH 10 POUNDER READ SHELL

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH 10 POUNDER READ SHELL

The body of this shell is heavily pitted with light surface rust throughout. The base still has its copper ring sabot that shows the marks of lands and groves from having been fired while the nose… (727-131) SOLD. Learn More »

EARLY LUFTWAFFE OFFICER’S SWORD [M1935] WITH HANGER – PAUL WEYERSBERG & CO., SOLINGEN

EARLY LUFTWAFFE OFFICER’S SWORD [M1935] WITH HANGER – PAUL WEYERSBERG & CO., SOLINGEN

Early Luftwaffe Sword. Paul Weyersberg, sword and wreath within double-oval TM. Silver-plated hilt fittings show heavy surface wear with areas of loss of plating to background of the pommel and… (727-394) SOLD. Learn More »

NON-EXCAVATED US 3 INCH 10 POUNDER PARROTT SHELL

NON-EXCAVATED US 3 INCH 10 POUNDER PARROTT SHELL

Fired from a 3 inch Parrott Rifle. Removable Parrott zinc fuse plug, paper time fuse. This mint projectile has the pre-engraved iron sabot. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (785-30) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY RARE CS RAINS 10 INCH SPHERICAL SHELL CONVERTED TO A UNDERGROUND TORPEDO/LAND MINE

VERY RARE CS RAINS 10 INCH SPHERICAL SHELL CONVERTED TO A UNDERGROUND TORPEDO/LAND MINE

A wonderful example of the rare Rains 10 inch land mine. Has the remains of the pressure sensitive Rains torpedo fuse. To detonate the fuse a soldier, animal, or wagon would crush the thin brass dome… (727-363) SOLD. Learn More »

CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS, 2 VOLS.

CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS, 2 VOLS.

By Brigadier-Gen. Silas Casey. Published by D. Van Nostrand, New York, 1862/1863 Vol. 1, front eps advertising stamp: “W.L. Alexander / Dealer in Dry Good/ Groceries, Etc.” Both vols. 279pp, with… (783-16) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN MEDICAL CANTEEN

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN MEDICAL CANTEEN

Nice condition German medical canteen with an excellent condition brown wool/felt cover with reinforced back. The black leather straps show some wear but are in good condition. The cup is still… (727-390) SOLD. Learn More »

$70.00
SOLD

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN PASSPORT

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN PASSPORT

There are four versions of standard Reisepässe or passports dating back to the Third Reich of Adolf Hitler. The earliest one had a Weimar eagle on the front with Nazi eagle and swastika stamps… (727-409) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN PASSPORT

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN PASSPORT

There are four versions of standard Reisepässe or passports dating back to the Third Reich. The earliest one had a Weimar eagle on the front with Nazi eagle and swastika stamps inside. By May of… (727-408) SOLD. Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

7TH CAVALRY OFFICER’S COLLAR INSIGNIA - 1902

7TH CAVALRY OFFICER’S COLLAR INSIGNIA - 1902

Bronze cross sabers with a regimental number “7” at top and a Company letter “F” at bottom. The reverse has the pin attached. The sabers meas. approx. 2.25 inches wide. This type of collar… (727-415) SOLD. Learn More »

BADGE FOR THE CAVALRY CORPS, ARMY OF THE POTOMAC

BADGE FOR THE CAVALRY CORPS, ARMY OF THE POTOMAC

Stamped brass badge consisting of a sunburst with an oval disc at center with crossed Cavalry sabers dominant. The original design for these badges had a silver sun or glory burst with an oval disc of… (172-3116) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 4.52-INCH 12 POUND SPHERICAL BORMANN

CONFEDERATE 4.52-INCH 12 POUND SPHERICAL BORMANN

This shell is in good condition. Most of the active rust has been removed so only surface rust remains. There does not appear to be any material loss and the pitting is light throughout. The fuse is a… (727-339) SOLD. Learn More »

UNUSUAL CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SABER WITH SCABBARD

UNUSUAL CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SABER WITH SCABBARD

Presented here is an unusual specimen of a Confederate cavalryman’s crude saber and its iron scabbard. This saber has some of the characteristics of the more recognizable Kenansville pattern saber.… (161-03) SOLD. Learn More »

ENFIELD-MARKED’ BRITISH PATTERN 1853 PERCUSSION RIFLE-MUSKET DATED 1863

ENFIELD-MARKED’ BRITISH PATTERN 1853 PERCUSSION RIFLE-MUSKET DATED 1863

This original, Enfield Pattern 1853 British longarm is a .577 caliber, single-shot, muzzle loading rifle-musket in very good overall condition.  Of all the British arms, the Pattern 1853 rifle-musket… (729-122) SOLD. Learn More »

M1861 U.S. SPRINGFIELD MUSKET DATED 1862, WITH ORIGINAL SHOULDER SLING

M1861 U.S. SPRINGFIELD MUSKET DATED 1862, WITH ORIGINAL SHOULDER SLING

This Model 1861, .58 caliber, percussion rifle-musket, dated 1862, was produced at the Federal armory in Springfield, Massachusetts. Musket retains its original stock, original iron nipple and bolster… (218-430) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE “LEE ON HORSEBACK” COLD CAST SCULPTURE BY RON TUNISON

RARE “LEE ON HORSEBACK” COLD CAST SCULPTURE BY RON TUNISON

Here is a very rare, mint condition sculpture titled “Genl Robert E. Lee” made by the renowned sculpture, Ron Tunison, who passed away recently. His cold cast edition of Confederate General Robert… (M23692) 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. The… (G3254) SOLD. Learn More »

POCKET MODEL 1849 COLT REVOLVER WITH MATCHING SERIAL NUMBERS

POCKET MODEL 1849 COLT REVOLVER WITH MATCHING SERIAL NUMBERS

This Model 1849 Pocket Colt is .31 with a four inch octagon barrel and a five-shot cylinder. The matching serial number of 22706 indicates a production year of 1851. Traces of the original bluing… (282-319) SOLD. Learn More »

EXTREMELY RARE CS 6.4 INCH DAHLGREN SHELL

EXTREMELY RARE CS 6.4 INCH DAHLGREN SHELL

Fired from a 6.4 inch Brooke or a rifled 32 pounder. Sans the lead cup sabot. Only found in the Vicksburg area, no other known battlefield recovery areas. Formerly of the late Tom Dickey’s artillery… (727-212) SOLD. Learn More »

BRITISH PATTERN 1853 CAVALRY SABER

BRITISH PATTERN 1853 CAVALRY SABER

This fighting weapon is an original English 1853 Pattern heavy cavalry saber similar to those blades manufactured by a number of British firms. The Confederacy purchased swords and sabers in limited… (727-05) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN TROPICAL PITH HELMET

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN TROPICAL PITH HELMET

This helmet has a cork body covered with a multi-piece cover made of khaki cloth and edged with a grey-green leather. The top of the helmet has a knob covered in the same cloth as the body. This knob… (727-388) SOLD. Learn More »

INERT WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN STICK GRENADE WITH SLEEVE

INERT WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN STICK GRENADE WITH SLEEVE

This grenade has a wooden handle that is in very nice condition with no visible markings. Unlike other grenades this one does not have the usual screw cap and string pull primer at the bottom of the… (727-399) SOLD. Learn More »

17TH CORPS VETERAN’S CORPS BADGE

17TH CORPS VETERAN’S CORPS BADGE

Brass arrow approx. 2.75 inches long. Reverse has a “T” bar pin that latches under the arrowhead. Fine detailing to feathers at base of the shaft. The 17th Corps was organized December 18, 1862… (729-71) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

POCKET MODEL 1849 COLT REVOLVER

POCKET MODEL 1849 COLT REVOLVER

This Model 1849 Pocket Colt is .31 with a six inch octagon barrel and a five-shot cylinder. The serial number of 301336 indicates a production year of 1868. A good bit of the bluing remains on the… (2-630) SOLD. Learn More »

REPRODUCTION WOODEN CASE FITTED FOR TWO COLT DRAGOON REVOLVERS

REPRODUCTION WOODEN CASE FITTED FOR TWO COLT DRAGOON REVOLVERS

Presented here is a fine, modern reproduction wooden case made to accommodate a pair of large Colt Dragoon revolvers. The two-piece, double-hinged, velvet-lined lockable walnut case is finely custom… (740-841) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL, CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN

ORIGINAL, CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN

This Civil War artifact is a pleasing example of an original, Confederate wooden drum canteen. As with many wood drum canteens produced during the war, this circular specimen appears to be made of… (M23690) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1851 COLT NAVY REVOLVER (FOURTH MODEL)

US 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. The… (282-318) SOLD. Learn More »

MODEL 1847 U.S.CAVALRY MUSKETOON

MODEL 1847 U.S.CAVALRY MUSKETOON

The Musketoon was made by Springfield from 1848 to 1849. They only manufactured approximately 6700. They are .69 caliber smoothbore muzzleloaders. Barrel is 26 inches in length with two brass barrel… (75-654) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,495.00
Originally $1,650.00


SOLD

CIVIL WAR ENLISTED MAN’S WAIST BELT WITH PLATE AND KEEPER

CIVIL WAR ENLISTED MAN’S WAIST BELT WITH PLATE AND KEEPER

This is the Pattern 1856 enlisted man’s leather belt with the brass keeper and oval Pattern 1839 US belt plate. The belt is made of black buff leather which meas. approx. 1.75 inches wide. Attached… (727-515) SOLD. Learn More »

US 9-INCH DAHLGREN CANISTER ROUND WITH FOLK ART PAINTING

US 9-INCH DAHLGREN CANISTER ROUND WITH FOLK ART PAINTING

This large canister round is made up of two wood discs, one at top and one at the bottom. Between the two wood discs is a thin tin body that is crimped and nailed on each end. There is also an iron… (727-99) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA IMPORTED BUGLE WITH CAVALRY CORD

CIVIL WAR ERA IMPORTED BUGLE WITH CAVALRY CORD

A well-used example of a mid-19th century imported military bugle. This specimen has certainly seen quite a bit of service over the years. Although dented in various areas along the body and having a… (729-107) SOLD. Learn More »

HARPERS FERRY MODEL 1822/28 FLINTLOCK MUSKET

HARPERS FERRY MODEL 1822/28 FLINTLOCK MUSKET

This 69. caliber musket is essentially the model 1816 with small amounts of modification designs made by the U.S. Government during the period years of 1822 & 1828. The example shown here was… (172-3280) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY FINE, CIVIL WAR THREE-SCREW COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER

VERY FINE, CIVIL WAR THREE-SCREW COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER

This cap and ball percussion sidearm is a complete Civil War Colt Model 1860 Army revolver in fine condition. These handguns were in production from 1860 through 1873 and were the successor to the… (30-1789) SOLD. Learn More »

CONFEDERATE IMPORT, BRITISH PATTERN 1853 CAVALRY SABER BY ISAAC & CO.

CONFEDERATE IMPORT, BRITISH PATTERN 1853 CAVALRY SABER BY ISAAC & CO.

The Isaac, Campbell & Co firm in London, England manufactured this English Pattern 1853 cavalry saber and scabbard.  Often referred to as ‘Isaac & Co’, the firm was a notorious retailer… (729-123) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR 2nd MODEL MERRILL CARBINE

ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR 2nd MODEL MERRILL CARBINE

This original, breech-loading carbine, is one of only some 14,500 weapons produced by H. Merrill of Baltimore, MD. The cavalry weapon is a wartime example of the Second Type Merrill carbine with a 54… (282-341) SOLD. Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

US PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

This non-dug example is in very nice condition. The face is clean and free of major dings and scratches. The detail of the stamped “US” is very good. The surface of the face has a pleasing mellow… (M23689) SOLD. Learn More »

US MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER BY AMES

US MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER BY AMES

This is a fine example of the 1860 cavalry saber manufactured by Ames for the U.S. Government and Inspected by David Rice. The saber has a 34 3/4 inch long curved blade with a semi-bright finish. Only… (E2449) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL, EARLY CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD IN FINE CONDITION

ORIGINAL, EARLY CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD IN FINE CONDITION

Here is a fine quality saber of the type issued to Federal horsemen during the American Civil War. Produced under the smallest government contract for sabers (10,000) by the D. J. Millard Company’s… (172-3294) SOLD. Learn More »

AUSTRIAN MODEL 1854 “LORENZ” RIFLE-MUSKET

AUSTRIAN MODEL 1854 “LORENZ” RIFLE-MUSKET

This Civil War era military longarm, called the Austrian Model 1854 “Lorenz” Rifle-Musket, was a favorite European longarm of both the North and the South. During the war, some 250,000 such arms… (218-431) SOLD. Learn More »

GERMAN P-08 COMMERCIAL LUGER SERVICE PISTOL

GERMAN P-08 COMMERCIAL LUGER SERVICE PISTOL

The “Luger” is a 9 mm semi-automatic toggle action pistol. Offered is a Luger manufactured by Deutsche Waffen und Munitionsfabriken in Berlin. The markings are “DWM” on the toggle”. It has… (727-532) SOLD. Learn More »

OVAL US BELT PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

OVAL US BELT PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

This Pattern 1839 oval US belt plate was purchased at a local estate sale on Rake Factory Road which is a side street off of the Carlisle Pike approx. 5 miles north of Gettysburg. The face of the… (2-631) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERIOD GLASS INKWELL

CIVIL WAR PERIOD GLASS INKWELL

Typical octagon pyramid shaped flat bottomed inkwell with an extended round neck. This is typical of many found in Civil War camp sites. This particular example is in nice shape with no chips or… (179-601) SOLD. Learn More »

$25.00
SOLD

CSA IMPRINT — MESSAGE OF THE PRESIDENT: TENNESSEE UNIONISTS IN CUSTODY AT SALISBURY, NC., MILITARY PRISON

CSA IMPRINT — MESSAGE OF THE PRESIDENT: TENNESSEE UNIONISTS IN CUSTODY AT SALISBURY, NC., MILITARY PRISON

[Crandall 1278, Parrish & Willingham 2262]. Federal cover stamp: “Second Division/ Rebel Archives/ War Department”. Dated “Richmond, Va., February 27, 1863.” 8pp., wraps, measuring 8.5 x… (L14310) SOLD. Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

MINTY CONDITION CIVIL WAR FEDERAL CAVALRY SABER KNOT

MINTY CONDITION CIVIL WAR FEDERAL CAVALRY SABER KNOT

Issued to Union horsemen during the war, this 38” long, leather strap is complete and in excellent condition. The 1” wide, black bridle leather device is looped upon itself to make a 19” long,… (173-1404) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR “SNY” CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE SHELL ONLY FROM FREDERICKSBURG, VIRGINIA

CIVIL WAR “SNY” CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE SHELL ONLY FROM FREDERICKSBURG, VIRGINIA

At the beginning of the Civil war, the State of New York issued brass waist belt plates and cartridge box plate to its first volunteer infantry regiments deploying for field service. This excavated… (729-45) SOLD. Learn More »

THE HYDEVILLE COMPANY, VERMONT, $.50 NOTE

THE HYDEVILLE COMPANY, VERMONT, $.50 NOTE

The Hydeville Company, Vermont. $.50 note, featuring an Indian. Dated 10/1/1862. CU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (173-833) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

THE HYDEVILLE COMPANY, VERMONT, $.10 NOTE

THE HYDEVILLE COMPANY, VERMONT, $.10 NOTE

The Hydeville Company, Vermont. $.10 note, featuring a woman in a field. Dated 10/1/1862. CU condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (173-830) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

THIRD MODEL BURNSIDE CARBINE IN VERY GOOD ORIGINAL CONDITION

THIRD MODEL BURNSIDE CARBINE IN VERY GOOD ORIGINAL CONDITION

Here is a rare, original, 3rd Model Civil War Burnside cavalry carbine specimen in very good plus condition that was produced by the Burnside Rifle Co of Providence, Rhode Island. The 3rd model was… (713-21) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL, UNOPENED PACKET OF FRANKFORD ARSENAL ARTILLERY 8 SECOND FUSES

ORIGINAL, UNOPENED PACKET OF FRANKFORD ARSENAL ARTILLERY 8 SECOND FUSES

This fine artifact from the Civil War period is an original, unopened packet of five Federal artillery paper time fuses that are still contained within the original beige or light tan colored paper… (729-100) SOLD. Learn More »

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF ID’D 3RD KENTUCKY CAVALRY OFFICER & COMRADE

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF ID’D 3RD KENTUCKY CAVALRY OFFICER & COMRADE

This tintype shows two Union Company grade officers of the 3rd Kentucky Cavalry. One man is seated while the other stands by his side. The standing subject has a full beard and mustache and wears a… (729-81) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA ALE /PORTER BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR ERA ALE /PORTER BOTTLE

Classic Civil War era pint size capacity, three piece molded black glass ale or porter bottle. A type commonly recovered on both Union and Confederate camp sites and winter quarters. This example… (14-1510) SOLD. Learn More »

$17.00
SOLD

MINT CONDITION CS 4.52" 12 LB SPHERICAL SHELL FOUND ON EAST CAVALRY FIELD - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

MINT CONDITION CS 4.52" 12 LB SPHERICAL SHELL FOUND ON EAST CAVALRY FIELD - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

From the Walters Collection. This was the standard smoothbore projectile used during the Civil War. Its purpose was to destroy fortifications, gun emplacements, charging Infantry and Cavalry. When… (R11698) SOLD. Learn More »

$895.00
Originally $1,250.00


SOLD

C.S. 4.52" 12-LB SPHERICAL SHELL COMPLETE WITH C.S. VARIANT FUSE PLUG - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

C.S. 4.52" 12-LB SPHERICAL SHELL COMPLETE WITH C.S. VARIANT FUSE PLUG - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a fine and complete Confederate, 4.52", 12-pound spherical shell with its typical CS variant-type fuse adapter. Found on East Cavalry Field in Gettysburg sometime after the battle, this… (R11163) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,850.00


SOLD

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH SMOOTH READ SHELL FOUND IN REYNOLD'S WOODS - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH SMOOTH READ SHELL FOUND IN REYNOLD'S WOODS - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This item is an original fired and unexploded C.S. 3-Inch Read Smooth Case-Shot Shell. Lightly pitted, this shell measures approximately 8 ½ inches long and 2.8 inches in diameter and weighs 9.5… (R11196) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,595.00
Originally $2,250.00


SOLD

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH SMOOTH READ SHELL FOUND ON EAST CAVALRY FIELD - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH SMOOTH READ SHELL FOUND ON EAST CAVALRY FIELD - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This item is an original C.S. 3-Inch Smooth Read Case-Shot Shell. Moderately pitted, this shell measures approximately 8-7/8 inches long, 2.8 inches in diameter, and weighs 9.5 pounds. With provenance… (R10998) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,500.00


SOLD

C.S. 3" SMOOTH, LONG, READ COMMON PERCUSSION SHELL FOUND ON JACOBY'S FARM, GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

C.S. 3" SMOOTH, LONG, READ COMMON PERCUSSION SHELL FOUND ON JACOBY'S FARM, GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This artillery specimen is a Confederate 3" smooth-sided, long read percussion shell. The projectile, made for a 10-pounder Parrott Rifle, was found on Jacoby's Farm along the Taneytown Rd in… (R11001) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $2,250.00


SOLD

CS 3" SMOOTH READ LONG PATTERN COMMON SHELL FOUND ON THE MEHRING HOMESTEAD OFF FAIRFIELD ROAD - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

CS 3" SMOOTH READ LONG PATTERN COMMON SHELL FOUND ON THE MEHRING HOMESTEAD OFF FAIRFIELD ROAD - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This super fine condition artillery round was manufactured by Southern arsenals is a smooth sided, long Read percussion shell similar in design to its U.S. counterpart, a 2.9" - 3" Parrott shell. The… (R10979) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,850.00


SOLD

U.S. 4.52 INCH 12-POUND SPHERICAL SHELL FOUND ON THE HECK FARM BACK OF WOLF HILL - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 4.52 INCH 12-POUND SPHERICAL SHELL FOUND ON THE HECK FARM BACK OF WOLF HILL - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a nice U.S. 4.52-inch solid spherical shot. Shot rounds such as this were usually fired to ricochet from one target to another causing extensive damage. Very lightly pitted, it was found in… (R11036) SOLD. Learn More »

$695.00
Originally $895.00


SOLD

U.S. 4.52" 12-POUND SPHERICAL SHELL FOUND AT THE SHERFY FARM, SOUTH OF GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 4.52" 12-POUND SPHERICAL SHELL FOUND AT THE SHERFY FARM, SOUTH OF GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This Civil War artillery round is an original, US 12-pound spherical shell that was found at Gettysburg. In very good, dug condition, this projectile was recovered on the grounds of the Sherfy Farm… (R11261) SOLD. Learn More »

$950.00
Originally $1,250.00


SOLD

U.S. 4.52" 12-LB SPHERICAL SHOT WITH ITS BORMANN 'BRAILLE' FUSE - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 4.52" 12-LB SPHERICAL SHOT WITH ITS BORMANN 'BRAILLE' FUSE - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here, in wonderful condition, is a Federal, 4.52" 12-pound spherical shell complete with its unusual Bormann "Braille" type fuse adapter. Found on the Jacoby Farm by resident Martin Williams of… (R11009) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,850.00


SOLD

U.S. 4.52" 12-POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL REYNOLD'S WOODS, GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 4.52" 12-POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL REYNOLD'S WOODS, GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This original 12-pound spherical case-shot shell found at Gettysburg is in fine condition. Once part of the David Plank Collection, this projectile was recovered from the battlefield at Reynold's… (R11216) SOLD. Learn More »

$950.00
Originally $1,250.00


SOLD

U.S. 4.52 INCH 12-POUND CASE SHOT SHELL FOUND IN REYNOLDS' WOODS - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 4.52 INCH 12-POUND CASE SHOT SHELL FOUND IN REYNOLDS' WOODS - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a very nice unfired U.S. 4.52-inch case shot with a Borman time fuse. Moderately pitted, it weighs 11 pounds, is fused, and was meant to be fired from a 12-pounder smooth bore gun. The shell… (R11195) SOLD. Learn More »

$950.00
Originally $1,250.00


SOLD

US 3" SCHENKL COMBINATION-FUZED CASE-SHOT SHELL - CULP FARM, GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

US 3" SCHENKL COMBINATION-FUZED CASE-SHOT SHELL - CULP FARM, GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This Federal Schenkl combination fuzed percussion case-shot shell is in fine relic condition. Specimen picked up from the Culp Farm on the Gettysburg battlefield after the battle by Martin Williams.… (R10892) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $2,250.00


SOLD

US 3" COMBINATION-FUZED SCHENKL PERCUSSION CASE SHOT SHELL - RECOVERED AT POWER'S HILL, GETTYSBURG;  GEISELMAN COLLECTION

US 3" COMBINATION-FUZED SCHENKL PERCUSSION CASE SHOT SHELL - RECOVERED AT POWER'S HILL, GETTYSBURG; GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This original, Federal 3" Combination-Fuzed Schenkl percussion case-shot shell was recovered on Power's Hill in Gettysburg by Martin W. sometime after the battle. The three-inch Schenkl, in very good… (R11148) SOLD. Learn More »

$895.00
Originally $1,250.00


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… (R19321) SOLD. Learn More »

$695.00
Originally $895.00


SOLD

HANDMADE 24TH CORPS BADGE

HANDMADE 24TH CORPS BADGE

Nice, little hand cut brass heart that meas. approx. 1.00 inch across at the widest. The heart was the badge of the 24th Corps which was made up of white troops taken from the 10th and 18th Corps. The… (R19933) SOLD. Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $165.00


SOLD

<i>USS PAWNEE</i> COPPER BOLT WITH “US” STAMP

USS PAWNEE COPPER BOLT WITH “US” STAMP

Four-sided, flanged, hand-made copper bolt measuring 7.875” in length, .5” in width.  Sharp “US” stamping three inches above tip. Exhibits dark patina & minor nicks. Else VG, and… (R17620) SOLD. Learn More »

$165.00
Originally $225.00


SOLD

MODEL 1888 SPRINGFIELD ‘TRAPDOOR’ RIFLE

MODEL 1888 SPRINGFIELD ‘TRAPDOOR’ RIFLE

Produced by the Springfield Armory, this Model 1888 ‘Trapdoor’, .45 caliber, breechloading, centerfire rifle is one of 65,000 made from 1889 through 1893. Barrel has government proof marks on the… (G3226) SOLD. Learn More »

$650.00
Originally $750.00


SOLD

“GROSSDEUTSCHLAND” ELITE UNIT CUFFTITLE

“GROSSDEUTSCHLAND” ELITE UNIT CUFFTITLE

Original German elite unit sleeve insignia worn by members of Panzergrenadier Division “Grossdeutschland” during World War II.  The most famous German army panzer unit of World War II, the… (M23564) SOLD. Learn More »

$850.00
Originally $1,100.00


SOLD

“DEUTSCHLAND" ELITE UNIT CUFFTITLE

“DEUTSCHLAND" ELITE UNIT CUFFTITLE

Original German elite unit sleeve insignia worn by members of Waffen SS Panzer-Grenadier Regiment “Deutschland” (attached to Waffen SS 2nd Panzer Division Das Reich) during World War II. … (M23566) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,650.00
Originally $1,950.00


SOLD

“ADOLF HITLER” ELITE UNIT CUFFTITLE

“ADOLF HITLER” ELITE UNIT CUFFTITLE

Original German elite unit sleeve insignia worn by members of Waffen SS 1st Panzer Division “Leibstandarte Adolf Hitler” during World War II.  The most famous – or infamous – German Waffen SS… (M23565) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,150.00
Originally $1,350.00


SOLD

“KRETA” CAMPAIGN CUFFBAND

“KRETA” CAMPAIGN CUFFBAND

Original German campaign sleeve insignia. Instituted on 16 October 1942, the “Kreta” cuffband was awarded to members of the German armed forces who participated in the air assault on Crete in May… (M23558) SOLD. Learn More »

$500.00
Originally $700.00


SOLD

1865-DATED AMES MODEL 1840 LIGHT ARTILLERY SABER AND SCABBARD

1865-DATED AMES MODEL 1840 LIGHT ARTILLERY SABER AND SCABBARD

Model 1840 light artillery saber complete with its original metal scabbard. Blade and scabbard are both in fair to good condition. Made for light artillery (mounted units), the U.S. Ordnance… (E2411) SOLD. Learn More »

$595.00
Originally $695.00


SOLD

REBUILT 3.67 INCH CANISTER ROUND

REBUILT 3.67 INCH CANISTER ROUND

This rebuilt canister round is the 3.67-inch variety that was meant for use in the 20 pounder rifle. The body consists of forty-two 1.25-inch iron canister balls that have been cleaned and glued… (R20368) SOLD. Learn More »

ORIGINAL TIN OF J. S. GOLDMARK’S PERCUSSION CAPS

ORIGINAL TIN OF J. S. GOLDMARK’S PERCUSSION CAPS

This original tin of percussion caps measures 1½” diameter and is ½” deep. Tin contains forty-five small copper percussion caps coated with fulminate of mercury. For use with cap and ball… (729-62) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
SOLD

FOUR BARREL SHARPS PEPPERBOX ID’D TO 1ST MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY SOLDIER

FOUR BARREL SHARPS PEPPERBOX ID’D TO 1ST MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY SOLDIER

This pepperbox has a cluster of four .22 barrels attached to a brass frame with gutta-percha grips. The piece is loaded by depressing a button under the barrels and sliding them forward. This… (729-79) SOLD. Learn More »

PAIR OF EYE GLASSES IN THE ORIGINAL CASE DUG IN REB TRENCH AT SPOTSYLVANIA - GAVIN COLLECTION

PAIR OF EYE GLASSES IN THE ORIGINAL CASE DUG IN REB TRENCH AT SPOTSYLVANIA - GAVIN COLLECTION

This is a typical Civil War period brass elliptical eye-glass case missing its hinge. Both the top and bottom are present. The brass surfaces have darkened with age and one is cracked but there are no… (R20363) SOLD. Learn More »

US/CS 8 INCH STAND OF GRAPE

US/CS 8 INCH STAND OF GRAPE

Fired from an 8 inch smooth bore/ Parrott or Brooke Rifle. Has a nice reproduction wooden sabot. Intact battlefield recoveries are very rare, most found along waterways. Nice display item. EXTRA… (778-01) SOLD. Learn More »

CS 10” ATLANTA ARSENAL MARKED SPHERICAL COLUMBIAD SHELL

CS 10” ATLANTA ARSENAL MARKED SPHERICAL COLUMBIAD SHELL

Stamped near the fuse hole large with letter “D” for the Atlanta Arsenal. Fired from a 10 inch Columbiad Gun. Sans the wood fuse, mint example, non-excavated. Examples found in Deep South coastal/… (R20365) SOLD. Learn More »

U.S. 3" SCHENKL PERCUSSION SHELL, GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 3" SCHENKL PERCUSSION SHELL, GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This original Federal 3" Schenkl percussion shell was recovered on East Cavalry Field in Gettysburg sometime after the battle in July 1863. Once part of the Walters Collection, the 3" diameter… (R10996) SOLD. Learn More »

$895.00
Originally $1,250.00


SOLD

U.S. 3" SCHENKL PERCUSSION SHELL - FOUND ON THE SPANGLER FARM, GETTYSBURG -GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 3" SCHENKL PERCUSSION SHELL - FOUND ON THE SPANGLER FARM, GETTYSBURG -GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a complete Federal 3" Schenkl percussion shell specimen in very good condition. This artillery round was found on the grounds of the Spangler Farm on the Gettysburg battlefield sometime after… (R11140) SOLD. Learn More »

$895.00
Originally $1,250.00


SOLD

U.S. 2.9" PARROTT SHELL FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP USED AS A FARM WEIGHT -GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 2.9" PARROTT SHELL FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP USED AS A FARM WEIGHT - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This original, Federal artillery projectile is a 2.9" Parrott shell specimen that was recovered from the David Plank Farm on Little Round Top sometime after the battle of Gettysburg. Converted and… (R11214) SOLD. Learn More »

$500.00
Originally $750.00


SOLD

ARTILLERY CHAIN FOUND AT GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

ARTILLERY CHAIN FOUND AT GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a section of artillery chain. It was recovered in relic condition at an unknown Gettysburg location. Moderately pitted, it consists of a bolt end and twelve links of chain. The bolt is 2-7/8… (R12377) SOLD. Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $167.50


SOLD

BULLET IN WOOD FOUND AT GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

BULLET IN WOOD FOUND AT GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a very nice piece of Gettysburg history: it is a bullet embedded in a piece of wood. It was recovered at an unknown location in Gettysburg. This wood was sawn by L.U. Collins in the summer of… (R10826) SOLD. Learn More »

$595.00
Originally $975.00


SOLD

RELIC CONFEDERATE SIEVE

RELIC CONFEDERATE SIEVE

Sieve meas. approx. 6.25 inches across. It is covered in rust but many of the holes are visible. Glued to the center of the item is an old typed tag that reads “SIEVE FOUND IN CONFEDERATE ARMY… (R19840) SOLD. Learn More »

$30.00
Originally $47.50


SOLD

RELIC CONFEDERATE BOWIE KNIFE RECOVERED IN A CONFEDERATE TRENCH

RELIC CONFEDERATE BOWIE KNIFE RECOVERED IN A CONFEDERATE TRENCH

Iron tang and blade of a Confederate Bowie knife in good condition. Item is rusted throughout with small amounts of loss along the true edge. Overall length is 14.50 inches long from the tip of the… (R19583) SOLD. Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $325.00


SOLD

US MODEL 1832 NAVAL OFFICER'S SWORD HILT FROM CHARLESTON

US MODEL 1832 NAVAL OFFICER'S SWORD HILT FROM CHARLESTON

Very nice condition with a pleasing look. Found at Charleston, S.C. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (R18502) SOLD. Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $225.00


SOLD

US 3.8 TYPE I HOTCHKISS BOLT RECOVERED IN THE 3RD LOUISIANA REDAN AT VICKSBURG

US 3.8 TYPE I HOTCHKISS BOLT RECOVERED IN THE 3RD LOUISIANA REDAN AT VICKSBURG

This is a wonderful complete fired Hotchkiss 3.8-inch bolt found by the late Tom Dickey in the redan of the 3rd Louisiana at Vicksburg. The body is smooth and clean while the sabot has raised lines of… (R20156) SOLD. Learn More »

$595.00
Originally $850.00


SOLD

RELIC MILITIA BELT PLATE

RELIC MILITIA BELT PLATE

This is one of the more commonly encountered pre-war militia belt plates. At center is a spread-winged eagle with a US shield on his chest holding arrows in one claw and an olive branch in the other.… (R20172) SOLD. Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $295.00


SOLD

MODEL 1816 MUSKET BARREL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG - FROM THE COLLECTION OF GAR POST #551 IN YORK SPRINGS

MODEL 1816 MUSKET BARREL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG - FROM THE COLLECTION OF GAR POST #551 IN YORK SPRINGS

This item is from the collection of the Peter Miller Post #551 of the GAR. The Post was located in York Springs, Adams County, Pennsylvania and is believed to be named after Private Peter Miller of… (R20058) SOLD. Learn More »

$325.00
Originally $495.00


SOLD

SCARCE, IDENTIFIED, M1840 ENLISTED CAVALRY SABER WITH ORIGINAL COMPLETE SABER BELT RIG

SCARCE, IDENTIFIED, M1840 ENLISTED CAVALRY SABER WITH ORIGINAL COMPLETE SABER BELT RIG

This imported and seldom-seen Model 1840 cavalry saber, also called a dragoon heavy cavalry saber, is a product of the Clemen & Jung Company of Solingen, Prussia. Highly regarded for their quality… (E2401) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,850.00
Originally $2,200.00


SOLD

US 3.8" TYPE II JAMES SHELL FOUND AT VICKSBURG, MS

US 3.8" TYPE II JAMES SHELL FOUND AT VICKSBURG, MS

Fired from a 14 pounder James Rifle, sabot has damage from being fired. Approx. 50% of the tin sleeve covers the lead sabot. About 1/3 of the lead/tin sabot is missing, exposing three of the eight… (R12193) SOLD. Learn More »

$525.00
Originally $595.00


SOLD

U.S. PATTERN 1859 SADDLE BAGS

U.S. PATTERN 1859 SADDLE BAGS

Pair of U.S. Cavalry saddle bags associated with the pattern 1859 McClellan issue saddle. This example is of the Civil War era, being stamped with a government sub-inspector’s cartouche (which is… (M23294) SOLD. Learn More »

$975.00
Originally $1,500.00


SOLD

POCKET MODEL 1849 COLT WITH MATCHING SERIAL NUMBERS

POCKET MODEL 1849 COLT WITH MATCHING SERIAL NUMBERS

This Model 1849 Pocket Colt is .31 with a four inch octagon barrel and a five-shot cylinder. The matching serial number of 182994 indicates a production year of 1860. None of the original bluing… (667-36) SOLD. Learn More »

IRISH BRIGADE HARP OF ERIN BADGE

IRISH BRIGADE HARP OF ERIN BADGE

This form of insignia / badge was originally designed for use by pre Civil War Irish-American militia units and by the Irish Republican Brotherhood (Fenians) established in New York in 1858. Both… (729-59) SOLD. Learn More »

VERY FINE COLT’S MARKED, IRON BULLET MOLD FOR A .44 CALIBER PISTOL

VERY FINE COLT’S MARKED, IRON BULLET MOLD FOR A .44 CALIBER PISTOL

This is an iron single cavity .52 cal.  Sharps mold. It measures 8 inches in length. Number “52” stamped on one handle. Has a cutter tip for removing the bullet sprue.  Light tarnish, interior… (30-1788) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR OFFICERS CAP INSIGNIA FOR 39TH INFANTRY

CIVIL WAR OFFICERS CAP INSIGNIA FOR 39TH INFANTRY

Small black felt oval meas. approx. 2 1/8 x 1 1/2 inches with a fully embroidered infantry hunting horn at center. The horn is made of bullion thread and sequins and is the variety with three acorns… (729-80) SOLD. Learn More »

IMPORTED PRESENTATION GRADE MODEL 1850 STAFF & FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 134TH ILLINOIS OFFICER

IMPORTED PRESENTATION GRADE MODEL 1850 STAFF & FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 134TH ILLINOIS OFFICER

This imported presentation grade Model 1850 Staff & Field Officer’s sword is identified to Captain Joshua Pike of Company G, 134th Illinois Infantry. The sword is in nice used condition and was… (779-11) SOLD. Learn More »

SINGLE SHOT FLINTLOCK PISTOL FOUND ON GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD ON THE DAVID PLANK FARM - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

SINGLE SHOT FLINTLOCK PISTOL FOUND ON GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD ON THE DAVID PLANK FARM - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Moderate rust, wooden grips gone. Grips at one time had brass sideplates affixed to each side which still remain, although loose from pistol. Hammer and frizzen still moveable. Folding trigger is… (R10857) SOLD. Learn More »

$695.00
Originally $1,250.00


SOLD

COMBINATION TOOL - EARLY GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD PICK-UP / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

COMBINATION TOOL - EARLY GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD PICK-UP / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This item is a nice, original combination gun tool; the origin of this tool is unknown but it is possibly from the continental European or British. It was found in Gettysburg at an unknown location.… (R11655) SOLD. Learn More »

$150.00
Originally $195.00


SOLD

MODIFIED C.S. TIN CANTEEN FOUND AT THE RAILROAD CUT - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

MODIFIED C.S. TIN CANTEEN FOUND AT THE RAILROAD CUT - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This item is an unusual and outstanding Confederate Canteen. John Geiselman obtained it from the Pud Marick Collection of Gettysburg relics; it was found at the Railroad Cut in Gettysburg. This… (R11894) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,695.00
Originally $2,250.00


SOLD

BRIDLE BIT REMNANT FOUND ON THE WILLIAM CROMER FARM - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

BRIDLE BIT REMNANT FOUND ON THE WILLIAM CROMER FARM - GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This item is an unusual remnant of a Bridle Bit. It was found in relic condition in Gettysburg on the William Cromer Farm along Rock Creek. Heavily pitted and rusted, it measures approximately 5-¼… (R11476) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
Originally $67.50


SOLD

BRASS "RAKING" SPUR FOUND ON REDDING FARM NEXT TO EISENHOWER'S FARM - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

BRASS "RAKING" SPUR FOUND ON REDDING FARM NEXT TO EISENHOWER'S FARM - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Very dainty spur with straight neck and horizontal mounted rowel. Slots are very crudely finished. Light file marks on inside area of spur, possible Confederate officer's spur. Very dark patina. This… (R11401) SOLD. Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $550.00


SOLD

IRON SPUR FOUND ON SOUTH CAVALRY FIELD, EX-BITTLE COLLECTION - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

IRON SPUR FOUND ON SOUTH CAVALRY FIELD, EX-BITTLE COLLECTION - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Dainty spur with slightly down-turned neck. Iron rowel in very fine condition. A stud on each branch of spur for strap attachment. Dark patina, no pitting. This item identified on John Geiselman's… (R11399) SOLD. Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $550.00


SOLD

HAND-FORGED FARMING TOOL FROM RALPH BUTT FARM, GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

HAND-FORGED FARMING TOOL FROM RALPH BUTT FARM, GETTYSBURG / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This device a bailing hook used to move bails of straw and hay. Hand-forged 5" long hook with crudely fashioned simple 5" long cylindrical handle held in place with rectangular-shaped rivet on handle.… (R11400) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
Originally $95.00


SOLD

1912 REUNION RIBBON - "ORANGE VETERANS", 124TH NEW YORK INFANTRY - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

1912 REUNION RIBBON - "ORANGE VETERANS", 124TH NEW YORK INFANTRY - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Red, white and blue ribbon measuring 5 1/4" x 2 1/8". Shows some soiling and staining, particularly visible on the once white portion of the ribbon; part of the "9" and "1" in 1912 are partially… (M17102) SOLD. Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $100.00


SOLD

1925 GAR REPRESENTATIVE BADGE - 59TH NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT, GRAND RAPIDS, MI / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

1925 GAR REPRESENTATIVE BADGE - 59TH NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT, GRAND RAPIDS, MI / GEISELMAN COLLECTION

4 1/2" x 2" badge. At top is a wingspread eagle sitting on crossed cannons with a cavalry sabre in its talons. Pin is present on reverse. Suspended from the back is a dark gold ribbon. Attached to the… (M17072) SOLD. Learn More »

$150.00
Originally $225.00


SOLD

WOODEN CROSS MADE FOR THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

WOODEN CROSS MADE FOR THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This item is an unusual piece of Gettysburg history. It is a simple cross made from wood (possibly maple) by John Good for the 50th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. John Good was a Gettysburg… (R11918) SOLD. Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $125.00


SOLD

WOODEN BULLET MADE FOR THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

WOODEN BULLET MADE FOR THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This item is an unusual piece of Gettysburg history. It is a bullet replica made from wood by John Good for the 50th Anniversary (1913) of the Battle of Gettysburg. John Good was a Gettysburg… (R11919) SOLD. Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $150.00


SOLD

U.S. 4.52” 12-POUND SPHERICAL SHELL FOUND AT SPANGLER’S SPRING, GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 4.52” 12-POUND SPHERICAL SHELL FOUND AT SPANGLER’S SPRING, GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This original 12-pound spherical shell found at Spangler’s Spring is in very fine condition having been found shortly after the battle.  The circular shell is missing its Borman fuse, the brass… (R11259) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,100.00
Originally $1,250.00


SOLD

U.S. MEDICAL TIN RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG FROM THE DR. HILL COLLECTION – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. MEDICAL TIN RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG FROM THE DR. HILL COLLECTION – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Found by Herbert Olier, this medical tin meas. 4” high and 2” wide.  The pewter spout meas. .50”.  Japanned tin with nearly all the original japanning remaining on three sides.  One side the… (R19411) SOLD. Learn More »

$400.00
Originally $450.00


SOLD

US MODEL 1860 COLT ARMY REVOLVER

US MODEL 1860 COLT ARMY REVOLVER

The 1860 Colt Army is a .44 caliber, 6 shot cylinder with an 8 inch round barrel and an attached loading lever. Serial numbers began at number 1 and ended around number 200500. The barrel markings are… (282-317) SOLD. Learn More »

MATCHING PAIR OF TRIPLE BORDER MAJOR’S SHOULDER STRAPS

MATCHING PAIR OF TRIPLE BORDER MAJOR’S SHOULDER STRAPS

These wartime straps were once high-grade quality pieces but they have accumulated a lot of wear over the years. The triple border is made of bullion thread that has darkened with age. The border is… (729-53) SOLD. Learn More »

REGULATION PATTERN 1839 ENLISTED ARTILLERY BELT PLATE

REGULATION PATTERN 1839 ENLISTED ARTILLERY BELT PLATE

Cast brass two piece “US” tongue and wreath plate used officially from 1839-1851 and unofficially for some time after that. The plate is in very nice condition. The face is free of any blemishes… (729-76) SOLD. Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE AND LADDER BADGE ID’D TO 124TH ILLINOIS SOLDIER WHO CLAIMED A CONNECTION TO BOTH ABRAHAM LINCOLN & JEFFERSON DAVIS

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE AND LADDER BADGE ID’D TO 124TH ILLINOIS SOLDIER WHO CLAIMED A CONNECTION TO BOTH ABRAHAM LINCOLN & JEFFERSON DAVIS

The items in this group are identified to Private John G. Weilein (spelled Wilyne in the records) of Company E, 124th Illinois Volunteer Infantry. The first item in this group is a sixth plate tintype… (M23685) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE, UNFIRED CAMDEN, SC “TAPERED”, SMOOTH SHORT 3” READ SHELL

RARE, UNFIRED CAMDEN, SC “TAPERED”, SMOOTH SHORT 3” READ SHELL

Here is a prized, unfired, Civil War Confederate 3” field artillery projectile pattern commonly referred to as a “Tapered’ smooth short Read common shell. The cylindrical shaped body tapers… (727-332) SOLD. Learn More »

GROUP OF IMAGES AND POST-WAR LADDER BADGE ID’D TO A PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER MORTALLY WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG - PVT. GEORGE OSMAN, 148TH PA INFANTRY

GROUP OF IMAGES AND POST-WAR LADDER BADGE ID’D TO A PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER MORTALLY WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG - PVT. GEORGE OSMAN, 148TH PA INFANTRY

This unique collection of images was the property of Private George Osman of the 148th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. The four-piece grouping of original artifacts include a wartime,… (P12878) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,450.00
Originally $1,650.00


SOLD

US CIVIL WAR MEDICAL BOTTLE

US CIVIL WAR MEDICAL BOTTLE

Handsome, slope-shouldered amber-colored bottle, with “U.S.A./ Hosp. Dept” marking. Measures 9.25” in height, 3.5” in diameter, with lipped spout 1.25” in diameter. Virtually  pristine. … (M23249) SOLD. Learn More »

$795.00
Originally $975.00


SOLD

ID'D GROUPING OF CAVALRY ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO WILLIAM CURRAN,  1ST NEW JERSEY CAVALRY VOLUNTEERS

ID'D GROUPING OF CAVALRY ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO WILLIAM CURRAN, 1ST NEW JERSEY CAVALRY VOLUNTEERS

A true 'attic find' is the best way to describe this handsome, well-preserved Civil War cavalry grouping that belonged to Corporal William Curran of the 1st New Jersey cavalry. A truly wonderful… (M23241) SOLD. Learn More »

$3,250.00
Originally $3,950.00


SOLD

US MODEL 1840 NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER'S SWORD HILT

US MODEL 1840 NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER'S SWORD HILT

This N.C.O. pattern sword was adopted by the War Department in 1840, and was based principally upon a type used by the French Army. The hilt is cast brass, grip ribbed in imitation of wire wrapping.… (R20091) SOLD. Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $225.00


SOLD

US MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER WITH UPSIDE DOWN DATE

US MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER WITH UPSIDE DOWN DATE

We have encountered a few of these oddities before. There is no maker mark but there is a date on one side of the ricasso stamped opposite from the way it is usually done. The blade is semi-bright… (E2343) SOLD. Learn More »

$450.00
Originally $595.00


SOLD

U.S. MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

U.S. MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

Maker marked ‘H. Sauerbier, Newark, NJ” on reverse side near counter guard. Characteristic unstopped fuller runs from guard to within six inches of the tip. Semi-bright blade with crisp floral… (E2355) SOLD. Learn More »

$995.00
Originally $1,295.00


SOLD

US ARTILLERY GUNNER’S GIMLET

US ARTILLERY GUNNER’S GIMLET

A gimlet is described as a heavy metal wire with a wooden handle on one end and a screw at the other. It was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent of a tube. This… (M22867) SOLD. Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $125.00


SOLD

US ARTILLERY GUNNER’S GIMLET

US ARTILLERY GUNNER’S GIMLET

A gimlet is described as a heavy metal wire with a wooden handle on one end and a screw at the other. It was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent of a tube. This… (M22866) SOLD. Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $125.00


SOLD

US ARTILLERY GUNNERS GIMLET

US ARTILLERY GUNNERS GIMLET

A gimlet is described as a heavy metal wire with a wooden handle on one end and a screw at the other. It was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent of a tube. This… (M22863) SOLD. Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $125.00


SOLD

BADGE HONORING MAJOR GENERAL QUINCY A. GILMORE

BADGE HONORING MAJOR GENERAL QUINCY A. GILMORE

Shield shaped brass badge that meas. approx. 1.25 x 1.25 inches with a “T” bar pin on back. The catch and bar are in good shape though there is a slight bend in the pin. The face of the badge has… (M22920) SOLD. Learn More »

$975.00
Originally $1,295.00


SOLD

“IN THE BLACK” M1861 U.S. SPRINGFIELD MUSKET DATED 1862

“IN THE BLACK” M1861 U.S. SPRINGFIELD MUSKET DATED 1862

This specimen is a .58 caliber Model 1861 percussion rifle-musket dated 1862 in very good ‘in the black’ condition. Produced by the Federal armory in Springfield, Massachusetts, the musket retains… (G3138) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,750.00
Originally $1,950.00


SOLD

FRAMED AND MATTED GALLAGER TOOL, CARTRIDGE & RARE INSTRUCTION SHEET

FRAMED AND MATTED GALLAGER TOOL, CARTRIDGE & RARE INSTRUCTION SHEET

This group comes housed in a riker box that has a mat laid over the top and then the whole thing slides into a modern ornate frame. The central item is the Gallager Carbine tool. This iron tool has a… (M22839) SOLD. Learn More »

$795.00
Originally $895.00


SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA TIN OBLATE SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN

CIVIL WAR ERA TIN OBLATE SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN

This artifact is a good, honest example of a wool-covered, tin spheroid, smoothside canteen likely private-purchased during the Civil War, and possibly used by various state militia units. … (M22630) SOLD. Learn More »

$650.00
Originally $895.00


SOLD

CIVIL WAR ERA TIN OBLATE SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN

CIVIL WAR ERA TIN OBLATE SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN

This artifact is a very good, honest example of a wool-covered, tin spheroid, smoothside canteen likely private-purchased during the Civil War and possibly used by various state militia units.… (M22631) SOLD. Learn More »

$695.00
Originally $895.00


SOLD

TINTYPE OF SOLDIER WEARING 5TH CORPS BADGE

TINTYPE OF SOLDIER WEARING 5TH CORPS BADGE

Quarter plate tintype of a young soldier seated in a chair with his legs crossed. He wears a frock coat, vest and light trousers. The buttons on the frock coat and vest have a touch of gilt. He also… (P13066) SOLD. Learn More »

$200.00
Originally $300.00


SOLD

COMPLETE CIVIL WAR MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE RARE ‘VOEGTLE’ CANTEEN WITH ITS RUBBER SLING

COMPLETE CIVIL WAR MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE RARE ‘VOEGTLE’ CANTEEN WITH ITS RUBBER SLING

This Civil War artifact is a fine, seldom-seen example of a wool-covered, Federal Model 1858 smoothside canteen as was issued to Union forces in the war. The rare canteen is an Indianapolis-style… (M22636) SOLD. Learn More »

$650.00
Originally $795.00


SOLD

US M1863 “SPRINGFIELD” RIFLE-MUSKET, TYPE II

US M1863 “SPRINGFIELD” RIFLE-MUSKET, TYPE II

.58 caliber, percussion. Lockplate markings:  eagle motif/ “U.S/ Springfield/ 1864.” Other markings: barrel year “1864/ V/P”/ eagle-head, buttplate “US” [worn], stock cartouches… (G3072) SOLD. Learn More »

$2,150.00
Originally $2,500.00


SOLD

CDV BUST VIEW GEN. JOHN REYNOLDS – BM: TYSON BROTHERS, GETTYSBURG

CDV BUST VIEW GEN. JOHN REYNOLDS – BM: TYSON BROTHERS, GETTYSBURG

Outstanding, clean carte of Gen. Reynolds, killed in the first day’s fighting at Gettysburg.  Has just a few small spots of foxing.  BM:  Tyson Brothers, Gettysburg, PA.  On reverse is a 2 cent… (P13065) SOLD. Learn More »

$750.00
Originally $950.00


SOLD

CIVIL WAR PERIOD CDV COPY OF A TINTYPE OF 146TH NEW YORK ZOUAVE KILLED IN ACTION

CIVIL WAR PERIOD CDV COPY OF A TINTYPE OF 146TH NEW YORK ZOUAVE KILLED IN ACTION

The image shows a young Zouave posed in front of a painted backdrop of a military camp with Sibley tents, wall tents, a fort on a hill and flagpole with US flag. The subject wears a fez with a large… (P13060) SOLD. Learn More »

$700.00
Originally $950.00


SOLD

RARE RETRACTABLE CONFEDERATE PIKE

RARE, RETRACTABLE CONFEDERATE PIKE

This item is a very nice Confederate retractable pike. In its retracted position in which the blade is sheathed, it measures 72-1/2 inches long from butt to butt. Each end has a metal ferrule; the… (E2303) SOLD. Learn More »

$2,250.00
Originally $2,950.00


SOLD

CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE FOUND IN CAMP OF STUART’S CAVALRY

CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE FOUND IN CAMP OF STUART’S CAVALRY

This is a rare variant of the Confederate frame buckle known as the “Cavalry” style due to its smaller size. Brass has a nice light patina with a slight wave from ground freezing. Buckle was… (R19345) SOLD. Learn More »

$550.00
Originally $795.00


SOLD

VERY RARE EXCAVATED CIVIL WAR ALABAMA STATE SEAL BUTTON

VERY RARE EXCAVATED CIVIL WAR ALABAMA STATE SEAL BUTTON

This desirable, excavated Alabama artifact is a seldom seen example of a two-piece brass button as worn on the uniforms of Alabama militia soldiers.  Locally made, the coat-size button is of… (R18597) SOLD. Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $495.00


SOLD

VERY GOOD CIVIL WAR GEORGIA STATE SEAL BUTTON

VERY GOOD CIVIL WAR GEORGIA STATE SEAL BUTTON

This artifact is a very good, complete excavated example of a two-piece brass button as worn on the uniforms of Georgia militia soldiers.   This Confederate local, coat-size button is of two-piece… (R18586) SOLD. Learn More »

$200.00
Originally $250.00


SOLD

GETTYSBURG-DUG U.S. MODEL 1839 PATTERN FEDERAL INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP

GETTYSBURG-DUG U.S. MODEL 1839 PATTERN FEDERAL INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP

This excavated Federal cartridge box plate is one that was recovered from Little Round Top on the Gettysburg battlefield sometime after the battle. The early regulation 1839 pattern for enlisted… (R17610) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,600.00
Originally $1,950.00


SOLD

US PONCHO WITH REMAINS OF TWO US MODEL 1855 CARTRIDGE BOXES RECOVERED AT SPOTSYLVANIA

US PONCHO WITH REMAINS OF TWO US MODEL 1855 CARTRIDGE BOXES RECOVERED AT SPOTYSLVANIA

A regulation US Poncho recovered with the remains of two US Model 1855 cartridge boxes. Both boxes appear to remain full of .58 cal. bullets. What makes this amazing is that all the artifacts were… (R13173) SOLD. Learn More »

$1,150.00
Originally $1,500.00


SOLD

PRE-CIVIL WAR CARTRIDGE BOX RECOVERED AT SHILOH

PRE-CIVIL WAR CARTRIDGE BOX RECOVERED AT SHILOH

Box meas. approx. 7.25 x 2.25 x 2.75. Leather outer flap is worn around the edges. The surface has crackling with light scattered leather loss. At center of outer flap is circular stitching which… (R19315) SOLD. Learn More »

$200.00
Originally $350.00


SOLD

CLASSIC US MODEL 1839 PATTERN FEDERAL INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM KENNESAW MOUNTAIN, GA

CLASSIC US MODEL 1839 PATTERN FEDERAL INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM KENNESAW MOUNTAIN, GA

This excavated Federal cartridge box plate is of the early regulation 1839 pattern for enlisted infantry. Construction for this box plate is via the die-struck, rolled brass face method with a lead… (R17611) SOLD.