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DROPPED STAR IN BASE .58 MINIE BALLS FROM GETTYSBURG

DROPPED STAR IN BASE .58 MINIE BALLS FROM GETTYSBURG

These dropped condition .58 Minie balls are in nice condition and all have a visible star at the base of the cavity. These bullets were once part of the well-known Rosensteel family collection of… (173-1256). Learn More »

EYEGLASS LENS FROM UNION WINTER CAMP

EYEGLASS LENS FROM UNION WINTER CAMP

Rather square eyeglass lens that meas. approx. 1.75 x 0.75 inches. The glass is in good condition just discolored from years in the ground. Typed label with the item reads “EYEGLASS LENS- CAMPSITE… (R19783). Learn More »

SMITH PATENT SHOULDER STRAP FRAME FROM US CAMP IN VIRGINIA – GAVIN COLLECTION

SMITH PATENT SHOULDER STRAP FRAME FROM US CAMP IN VIRGINIA – GAVIN COLLECTION

Relic condition but complete false embroidered stamped brass frame from a Smith Patent shoulder strap. This particular example was dug by the late Bill Gavin on Hansborough Ridge near Stevensburg,… (601-304). Learn More »

SECTION OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENT FROM SPOTSYLVANIA – GAVIN COLLECTION

SECTION OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENT FROM SPOTSYLVANIA – GAVIN COLLECTION

Fluted brass section that meas. approx. 3.00 inches long on one end and tapers to 0.75 of an inch on the other. The item appears to be the bell of some kind of horn. The piece has been flattened by… (601-857). Learn More »

RELIC 5TH CORPS BADGE

RELIC 5TH CORPS BADGE

Made of iron, with original stick pin saudered on reverse. Measures 1and 5/16” per side. Exhibits dark patina with pitting & scuffing on obverse. Else vg, & solid. Location of recovery… (713-15). Learn More »

EYEGLASS CASE RECOVERED FROM SEVEN DAYS BATTLEFIELD

EYEGLASS CASE RECOVERED FROM SEVEN DAYS BATTLEFIELD

This piece of an eyeglass case measures 3.75 inches long by 1.25 inches wide. It includes some of its original cloth. The original digger's typed tag incorrectly identifies the item as a "Brass… (R19833). Learn More »

FIRED .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL - GETTYSBURG

FIRED .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL - GETTYSBURG

Has some damage from being fired.  Found on private property between Culp's Hill and Wolf's Hill by local Gettysburg resident Ken Bream.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (R19398). Learn More »

FIRED .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL - GETTYSBURG

FIRED .69 CAL. ROUND MUSKET BALL - GETTYSBURG

Has some damage from being fired.  Found on private property between Culp's Hill and Wolf's Hill by local Gettysburg resident Ken Bream.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (R19397). Learn More »

COLLECTION OF 22 LATE 18TH CENTURY/ EARLY 19TH BUTTONS

COLLECTION OF 22 LATE 18TH CENTURY/ EARLY 19TH BUTTONS

Various size (13 Coat & 9 Cuff) excavated pewter/ tombac & brass plain face civilian clothing buttons. Three are of brass and have their shanks; one is back marked with “Double Gilt No 2”.… (30-1712). Learn More »

FIRED WILLIAMS CLEANER BULLET, TYPE I - GETTYSBURG

FIRED WILLIAMS CLEANER BULLET, TYPE I - GETTYSBURG

Slightly misshapen.  Found on private property between Culp's Hill and Wolf's Hill by local Gettysburg resident Ken Bream. PLEASE DO NOT ASK FOR A SPECIFIC… (R19389). Learn More »

FIRED WILLIAMS CLEANER BULLET, TYPE I - GETTYSBURG

FIRED WILLIAMS CLEANER BULLET, TYPE I - GETTYSBURG

Flattened on one side; rings and stub are still visible.  Found on private property between Culp's Hill and Wolf's Hill by local Gettysburg resident Ken Bream. PLEASE DO NOT ASK FOR A SPECIFIC… (R19388). Learn More »

FIRED WILLIAMS CLEANER BULLET, TYPE I - GETTYSBURG

FIRED WILLIAMS CLEANER BULLET, TYPE I - GETTYSBURG

Flattened on one side; rings and stub are still visible.  Found on private property between Culp's Hill and Wolf's Hill by local Gettysburg resident Ken Bream. PLEASE DO NOT ASK FOR A SPECIFIC… (R19387). Learn More »

PARTS OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS RECOVERED FROM CS CAMP, CAROLINE COUNTY, VA

PARTS OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS RECOVERED FROM CS CAMP, CAROLINE COUNTY, VA

This grouping features five relic brass pieces to musical instruments. It is uncertain whether they are all part of the same instrument. One piece is a valve that measures .75 diameter and nearly 2… (R19901). Learn More »

SECTION OF A PEWTER MIRROR RECOVERED FROM CS WINTER CAMP, CAROLINE COUNTY, VIRGINIA

SECTION OF A PEWTER MIRROR RECOVERED FROM CS WINTER CAMP, CAROLINE COUNTY, VIRGINIA

This back of a pewter mirror was found in September 1975 in the Confederate Winter Campsite in Caroline County, Va. It measures nearly 4 inches in diameter and is in relic… (R19495). Learn More »

BOX OF CANTEEN SPOUTS DUG AT SPOTSYLVANIA

BOX OF CANTEEN SPOUTS DUG AT SPOTSYLVANIA

Plastic box meas. approx. 4.75 x 4.75 x 1.50 inches and contains 20 canteen spouts. One is iron and one comes with the iron yoke around its base. Four are cracked or squashed one way or another and… (R19526). Learn More »

BULLET MADE INTO A POKER CHIP - GETTYSBURG

BULLET MADE INTO A POKER CHIP - GETTYSBURG

This item was recovered on the 1st Day’s Battlefield, west of the town of Gettysburg.     (R18111). Learn More »

SECTION OF A MUSKET BARREL RECOVERED AT COLD HARBOR - BILL GAVIN COLLECTION

SECTION OF A MUSKET BARREL RECOVERED AT COLD HARBOR - BILL GAVIN COLLECTION

Barrel is a 46-inch crooked barrel, possibly from battle damage, from a foreign pattern musket. Remnants of the front and rear sights and the bayonet lug are still attached. The late William Gavin… (601-239). Learn More »

SECTION OF A MUSKET BARREL RECOVERED NEAR HARPERS FERRY, VIRGINIA - BILL GAVIN COLLECTION

SECTION OF A MUSKET BARREL RECOVERED NEAR HARPERS FERRY, VIRGINIA - BILL GAVIN COLLECTION

Item is the top 14-inch section of a .58 caliber musket. Front sight is still attached. Possible battle damage. The late William Gavin recovered it at Hall Town near Harper’s Ferry, Virginia; tape… (601-492). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 32 LB CANISTER BALL FROM ATLANTA

CONFEDERATE 32 LB CANISTER BALL FROM ATLANTA

Offered is a Confederate canister ball from Atlanta Georgia. Each weighs approximately 1 lb. 4 oz. and are 2.10” in diameter.  All show signs of moderate to heavy rust. These were uncovered during… (R3556). Learn More »

COLORED CLAY MARBLES - FREDERICKSBURG, VA

COLORED CLAY MARBLES - FREDERICKSBURG, VA

Recovered from US camp site used by Rhode Island troops. (R13847). Learn More »


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1850’S MILITIA OFFICER’S COATEE

Coat has a dark blue wool body with yellow wool collar, tails, turn-backs and piping on the cuffs. Front has a wool buff colored placket. All buttons are 17mm eagle “I” buttons. The dark blue wool body of the coatee is clean and tightly sewn.… (801-423). Learn More »

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