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US / CS 12-POUNDER CANNON BALL

US / CS 12-POUNDER CANNON BALL

Typical cannon ball for Civil War smoothbore artillery pieces. This would have used a wood drive-in fuse, which is gone.  Iron surface is smooth and clean and this may not be an excavated ball. … (1053-17). Learn More »

CS 12-POUNDER BORMANN CANNON BALL

CS 12-POUNDER BORMANN CANNON BALL

Typical cannon ball for Civil War smoothbore artillery pieces. This would have used a Bormann type time fuse, which is missing. The under plug is also gone.  Iron surface is smooth and in very good… (1053-15). Learn More »

US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL

US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL

The standard ammunition for the 3-inch Parrot rifled cannon. This shell was fired and excavated but remains in very good condition. The zinc percussion fuse is also in very good condition. Tall brass… (696-79). Learn More »

$245.00
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CONFEDERATE CARBINE BUCKLE RECOVERED IN THE CAMP OF THE 57TH VIRGINIA

CONFEDERATE CARBINE BUCKLE RECOVERED IN THE CAMP OF THE 57TH VIRGINIA

Buckle looks very much like the US issue carbine buckle except it is more crudely made. Both tongues appear to be made of scrap brass and the body of the buckle itself is thicker than the US… (1061-14). Learn More »

$325.00
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EARLY SOUVENIR WALKING CANE WITH BULLET EMBEDDED FROM PICKETT’S CHARGE

EARLY SOUVENIR WALKING CANE WITH BULLET EMBEDDED FROM PICKETT’S CHARGE

Here is an early souvenir walking cane made of wood taken from the famous Gettysburg battlefield. This is a two-piece cane that measures about 34" long overall. The handle piece is 3 ½” long and is… (1054-335). Learn More »

$1,195.00
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RELIC CONDITION WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN WALTHER PPK RECOVERED IN THE ARDENNES

RELIC CONDITION WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN WALTHER PPK RECOVERED IN THE ARDENNES

Pistol is in relic condition. It appears to be mostly complete except for the grips and magazine. Hammer is frozen in the full cocked position. All surface metal is heavily pitted but all dirt and… (1061-36). Learn More »

$425.00
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CONFEDERATE 3-INCH SMOOTH READ SHELL

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH SMOOTH READ SHELL

This is a “dug” artillery shell fired from 3” rifled cannons.  This is the tall, smooth sided Read pattern shell.  The wood drive-in fuse is missing as is the sabot. The typical CS lathe… (1054-1051). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 12-POUNDER SPHERICAL CASE SHOT, SIDE LOADER

CONFEDERATE 12-POUNDER SPHERICAL CASE SHOT, SIDE LOADER

Confederate 12-pounder spherical case shot complete with a lead side loader plug and a brass fuse adapter that would have taken a paper time fuse. Iron shows only light pitting. Coated. Recovery… (1030-230). Learn More »

US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

The standard ammunition for the 3-inch Parrot rifled cannon. This shell was fired and excavated so has a crusty surface and has been coated. The fuse adaptor is chewed up as is typical of these zinc… (1054-1059). Learn More »

BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

BULLET IN WOOD FROM GETTYSBURG

Wood block meas. approx. 3.75 x 2.00 x 2.00 inches. Just off center is the nose of a .58 three ring bullet. The wood block displays some tracking from insects but is solid. Written in pencil on one… (1054-202). Learn More »

SHARPS BULLET IN WOOD FROM CULP’S HILL

SHARPS BULLET IN WOOD FROM CULP’S HILL

Piece of wood meas. approx. 4.00 x 4.00 x 1.50 inches with the flat base of a Sharps bullet visible at center. Written in faint pencil on one end of the block of wood is “1881.” Item was recovered… (1054-197). Learn More »

US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

The standard ammunition for the 3-inch Parrot rifled cannon. This shell was fired and excavated so has a crusty surface and has been coated. The fuse adaptor is chewed up as is typical of these zinc… (1054-1058). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE RECYCLED 3-INCH SCHENKL SHELL

CONFEDERATE RECYCLED 3-INCH SCHENKL SHELL

This is a US 3” Schenkl artillery shell that was captured or was fired and did not detonate. It would have been sent to a Confederate arsenal where it was refitted and reissued to Confederate… (1054-1053). Learn More »

$295.00
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U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL – NOSE PORTION

U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL – NOSE PORTION

This is an excavated specimen and this common size was for the 3” Ordnance rifle. This is the nose portion of the 3-piece Hotchkiss artillery shell. No lead sabot or iron base cup. Fuse is also… (1054-1054). Learn More »

$125.00
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U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL – NOSE PORTION – FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL – NOSE PORTION – FROM GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated specimen and this common size was for the 3” Ordnance rifle. This is the nose portion of the 3-piece Hotchkiss artillery shell. No lead sabot or iron base cup. Fuse is also… (1053-13). Learn More »

LIBBY PRISON GAVEL

LIBBY PRISON GAVEL

An unusual souvenir for a Civil War veteran or his family, particularly one who spent time as a prisoner of war. An old warehouse building in Richmond, Libby Prison became famous, or rather notorious,… (1054-349). Learn More »

EXCAVATED “OVM” WAIST BELT PLATE FROM MURFREESBORO

EXCAVATED “OVM” WAIST BELT PLATE FROM MURFREESBORO

This Civil War Ohio Volunteer Militia Enlisted Infantry belt plate is in very good excavated condition.  This early war belt plate measures 53 mm x 78 mm and is constructed from die-struck rolled… (33-487). Learn More »

RELIC NEW MODEL REMINGTON REVOLVER RECOVERED AT ANTIETAM

RELIC NEW MODEL REMINGTON REVOLVER RECOVERED AT ANTIETAM

Revolver is in near complete relic condition. The only visible pieces missing are the triggerguard and the cylinder pin. Even the wood grips are present. All metal surfaces have been cleaned of heavy… (30-2134). Learn More »

EXCAVATED BROGANS AND UNIFORM REMNANTS FROM COLD HARBOR

EXCAVATED BROGANS AND UNIFORM REMNANTS FROM COLD HARBOR

Here is offered three large remnants of uniforms and blanket as well as a pair of brogans all recovered from temporary burial sites at Cold Harbor, Virginia.  The graves were long empty, as… (1046-12). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1861 LOCKPLATE AND HAMMER

RELIC MODEL 1861 LOCKPLATE AND HAMMER

Excavated iron lockplate from a Model 1861 rifle musket.  Lockplate with hammer and all components.  Relic is very rusty and has not been preserved.  Mainspring and all inner parts are present. … (1000-2132). Learn More »


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CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABRE IDENTIFIED TO CAPTAIN MARCUS A. MOORE, 1ST MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY

Manufactured: Newark, NJ Maker: Sauerbier, Henry Year: Early Civil War Model: Model 1840 transitional with 1860 style grip Size: 34.2 inch blade, 1.17 wide, .353 thick This sword has all true Type 1 features with the exception of the Model 1860 style… (870-159). Learn More »

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