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SINGLE EXCAVATED MILITARY-STYLE STIRRUP FROM THE SHIELDS MUSEUM IN GETTYSBURG

SINGLE EXCAVATED MILITARY-STYLE STIRRUP FROM THE SHIELDS MUSEUM IN GETTYSBURG

Here is a single, excavated, Civil War period military stirrup that was once part of the renowned, post-war Shields Museum in Gettysburg. Void of any visible stampings, this iron stirrup is typical… (942-07). Learn More »

$65.00
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POWDER FLASK FROM GETTYSBURG’S ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

POWDER FLASK FROM GETTYSBURG’S ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

Tin body with floral designs to sides. Attachments for sling are missing but the seam is tight all the way round. From the Rosensteel Collection, which forms the basis for the present day Gettysburg… (942-06). Learn More »

$100.00
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SINGLE, U.S. CAVALRY SPUR WITH LARGE ROWEL AND STRAP REMAINS RECOVERED AT EAST CAVALRY FIELD, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

SINGLE, U.S. CAVALRY SPUR WITH LARGE ROWEL AND STRAP REMAINS RECOVERED AT EAST CAVALRY FIELD, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This cavalry accoutrement is a Federal regulation, brass spur as used by the US cavalry and field-modified by the owner. Found on East Cavalry Field at Gettysburg soon after the battle, the spur is of… (942-04). Learn More »

LOT OF FIVE SPOONS FROM CAMP COLT, RECOVERED NEAR PENNSYLVANIA MONUMENT

LOT OF FIVE SPOONS FROM CAMP COLT, RECOVERED NEAR PENNSYLVANIA MONUMENT

Relic spoons were used at Camp Colt, a military installation near Gettysburg that was used for Tank Corps recruit training prior to deployment in World War I. The camp used the Gettysburg Battlefield… (R22154). Learn More »

US PERCUSSION CAP BOX FOUND ON EAST CAVALRY FIELD AT GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

US PERCUSSION CAP BOX FOUND ON EAST CAVALRY FIELD AT GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This item is an original U.S. Percussion Capbox recovered soon after the Battle of Gettysburg. It was found in Gettysburg on East Cavalry Field. This piece is in very good condition; the outer leather… (942-03). Learn More »

RARE CIVIL WAR EARLY FEDERAL CONTRACT SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN FROM GETTYSBURG

RARE CIVIL WAR EARLY FEDERAL CONTRACT SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN FROM GETTYSBURG

This early Civil War artifact is a very good relic example of a seldom seen U.S. contract smoothside canteen that was once part of the personal collection of the Eckert and Rosensteel families of… (942-02). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG RELIC DESK SET

GETTYSBURG RELIC DESK SET

Very nice Gettysburg relic desk set with blue inkwell made by John Goode, who is known as an early maker of these desk sets. The wood base meas. approx. 6 inches long x 3.50 inches wide x 1 inch high… (M25607). Learn More »

RELIC CONDITION ENLISTED SHOULDER SCALES

RELIC CONDITION ENLISTED SHOULDER SCALES

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

$95.00
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MODEL 1855 BAYONET FROM GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

MODEL 1855 BAYONET FROM GETTYSBURG COLLECTION

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

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

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

Found by local resident and relic hunter John Cullison who excavated relics on the field between 1935 and 1959. Nice light patina to face, both iron loops present. Nice, choice plate. … (532-82). Learn More »

$550.00
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US / CS 4.52” 12-POUNDER SOLID SHOT FROM GETTYSBURG

US / CS 4.52” 12-POUNDER SOLID SHOT FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a relic cannon ball recovered from Wolf Hill. The projectile comes with an attractive wood display base and a letter from the man who recovered the relic (a well-known local collector). … (R22626). Learn More »

$495.00
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VERY RARE CONFEDERATE 3-INCH MULLANE / TENNESSEE PATTERN POINTED NOSE SHELL

VERY RARE CONFEDERATE 3-INCH MULLANE / TENNESSEE PATTERN POINTED NOSE SHELL

This Tennessee Sabot pattern projectile is sometimes called the Mullane shell. This is the rare pointed nose type, which is found only in hex-head bolt Mullane shells. This used a very rare CS copper… (R22627). Learn More »

NICE EARLY RECOVERED CS 12 LB. SOLID SHOT

NICE EARLY RECOVERED CS 12 LB. SOLID SHOT

Traces of gold or silver paint as often used by GAR posts. This solid shot came with some relics which were identified as being from Gettysburg. Unfortunately this one had no recovery… (766-807). Learn More »

3” HOTCHKISS CASE SHOT – EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICK-UP

3” HOTCHKISS CASE SHOT – EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICK-UP

This is the case-shot version of the standard 3-inch Hotchkiss projectiles fired in 3-inch cannons. Three-piece construction consists of a nose portion containing the bursting charge and case-shot… (R22621). Learn More »

.44 CALIBER KERR REVOLVER BULLET

.44 CALIBER KERR REVOLVER BULLET

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

$15.00
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C.S. GARDNER NIPPLE PROTECTOR

C.S. GARDNER NIPPLE PROTECTOR

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

$17.00
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BULLET NIPPLE PROTECTOR

BULLET NIPPLE PROTECTOR

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

$11.00
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BULLET FISHING SINKER

BULLET FISHING SINKER

A very interesting soldier-made fishing sinker made out of a carbine bullet. The bullet has been cut through its length and is made into a “split-shot” type of fishing sinker. Raised bands are… (883-428). Learn More »

MINIE BALL FISHING SINKER

MINIE BALL FISHING SINKER

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

$15.00
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MINIE BALL FISHING SINKER

MINIE BALL FISHING SINKER

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

$15.00
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THE LIFE AND DEATH OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN – AN INCLUSIVE DISPLAY

This large framed display features eight different Lincoln related relics, all mounted within magnified boxes handsomely displayed in a scarlet suede mat with gold Florentine trim. Included from left to right tracing his life and death are the… (M25315). Learn More »

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