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US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FOUND AT MOUNT CARMEL CHURCH, VA

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FOUND AT MOUNT CARMEL CHURCH, VA

The church is located in Haywood, VA, just west of Culpepper, VA. Nice example with a light patina no face, both iron loops intact. Handwritten tape tag on back reads, “Mt. Carmel Church VA 1990”,… (R21884). Learn More »

MATRIX & CASE SHOT FROM 30-PDR PARROTT

MATRIX & CASE SHOT FROM 30-PDR PARROTT

A truly rare item. This is the tar matrix out of a 30-pdr Parrott shell. Embedded within the matrix are the lead case shot balls. Definitely not something you just dig up; this came out of a shell… (R21830). Learn More »

CS 3-INCH BROUN SHELL

CS 3-INCH BROUN SHELL

Excavated late-war Confederate artillery shell for 3-inch ordnance rifles. Round nose with hole for drive-in fuse. Single 1-inch wide bourrelet near top of shell and a copper sabot that served as the… (R21823). Learn More »

US 3 INCH CANISTER ROUND

US 3 INCH CANISTER ROUND

US 3 inch canister round in very good, complete condition. Tin body is intact with only some minor dents on one side and a little dirt here and there. The top with crimped edges is intact with some… (M23702). Learn More »

$3,250.00
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US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS CANISTER ROUND

US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS CANISTER ROUND

Hotchkiss canister round in very good condition. Tin body is intact without any dents. Nice crimped edges on the top with some minor surface rust on the top plate. Lead sabot exhibits clearly legible… (M23711). Learn More »

$3,250.00
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58 BULLETS RECOVERED AROUND CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

58 BULLETS RECOVERED AROUND CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG

A nicely presented and attractive display of bullets recovered around Culp’s Hill.  Fifty-eight bullets in total, really illustrate how hard the fighting was in that area.  There is a mix of Union… (R20915). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 4.52” 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL FROM LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM AT GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

CONFEDERATE 4.52” 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL FROM LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM AT GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This Confederate 12-pounder smoothbore spherical shell specimen from the Gettysburg battlefield is in wonderful condition. Once part of the Lee’s Headquarters Museum in Gettysburg and the Ed Weikert… (872-02). Learn More »

C.S. 4.52” 12-LB SPHERICAL SHELL USED A FARM WEIGHT, RECOVERED ON THE DAVID PLANK FARM, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

C.S. 4.52” 12-LB SPHERICAL SHELL USED A FARM WEIGHT, RECOVERED ON THE DAVID PLANK FARM, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a fine 4.52”, Confederate, 12-pound spherical shell from the Gettysburg battlefield that was used as a farm weight. Found on the David Plank Farm on Little Round Top sometime after the… (872-01). Learn More »

$1,295.00
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US CIVIL WAR SHIPPING CRATE FOR A NAVAL SPHERICAL SHELL

US CIVIL WAR SHIPPING CRATE FOR A NAVAL SPHERICAL SHELL

Dovetail construction shipping crate designed to hold an 8 inch spherical naval shell, dated 1864. Crate measures 10” by 10” by 10”. Original stenciling is legible and reads “8 – INCH… (R21841). Learn More »

SECTIONED US 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED US 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE SHOT SHELL

US 12 lb., 4.52 inch spherical half shell with bullets clearly visible in the black matrix. This shell used an extremely rare Wright time fuse which functioned similarly to a Bormann time fuse. … (R20952). Learn More »

U.S. 3-INCH SCHENKL SHELL FOUND ON THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 3-INCH SCHENKL SHELL FOUND ON THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a nice U.S. 3-Inch Schenkl Percussion Shell. John Geiselman obtained it from Lester Wherley, who found it in relic condition on the Wheatfield in Gettysburg. Lightly pitted, it measures 9… (R21772). Learn More »

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

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

Complete with the zinc washer. Dropped condition. Recovered near Culp’s Hill. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (R20846). Learn More »

1816 STYLE US BAYONET SCABBARD THROAT

1816 STYLE US BAYONET SCABBARD THROAT

Scabbard throat has maker’s mark, “R. DINGEE, N- YORK”. Found in a CS camp in Fredericksburg, VA. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (R21367). Learn More »

DUG EARLY US EAGLE COAT BUTTON

DUG EARLY US EAGLE COAT BUTTON

Albert’s # 38AI BM: “Crumpton”. No gilt; backmark difficult to read. Circa 1815 - 1821. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (173-561). Learn More »

RATION CAN RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG - FROM THE COLLECTION OF GAR POST #551 IN YORK SPRINGS, PA.

RATION CAN RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG - FROM THE COLLECTION OF GAR POST #551 IN YORK SPRINGS, PA.

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… (R21670). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE SABER BLADE FROM THE FAMOUS SHIELDS MUSEUM AT GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE SABER BLADE FROM THE FAMOUS SHIELDS MUSEUM AT GETTYSBURG

This item was purchased directly from the Shields Museum in Gettysburg by collector Tom Bohon in the 1970’s. At that time more space was needed so the museum sold some pieces and this was one of… (R21662). Learn More »

DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “A” BUTTON

DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “A” BUTTON

Coat sized button with a face that consists of a large block letter “A” on a plain field. Rim of face is slightly raised. There is no gilt left on the button and the face has turned dark from… (348-53). Learn More »

$200.00
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SECTIONED US 6 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED US 6 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL

US 6 lb., 3.67 inch spherical half shell with bullets clearly visible in the black and tan matrix. This shell used a Bormann time fuse. Visible are pistol and musket balls. Both Union and… (R20404). Learn More »

SECTIONED US 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED US 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE SHOT SHELL

US 12 lb., 4.52 inch spherical half shell with bullets clearly visible in the black and tan matrix. This shell used a Bormann time fuse. Visible are pistol and musket balls. Both Union and… (R20936). Learn More »

CS 3.67 INCH 20 POUNDER SMOOTH READ SHELL RECOVERED FROM GRAND GULF, MS

CS 3.67 INCH 20 POUNDER SMOOTH READ SHELL RECOVERED FROM GRAND GULF, MS

Shell has moderate to heavy surface rust and pitting; relic has a layer of shellac that shows some flaking. Brass sabot remains intact. Part of Grant’s campaign against Vicksburg, Grand Gulf was the… (727-150). Learn More »


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