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US M1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

US M1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM THE ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

Found in woods north of the Trostle farm. Face plate missing its upper edge & has two minor corrosion bumps. Crisp eagle exhibit light green verdigris patina. Otherwise solid and symmetrical.… (532-172). Learn More »

RELIC BAYONET FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC BAYONET FROM GETTYSBURG

Heavily rusted and pitted Enfield bayonet. Tag taped to blade incorrectly identifies this as a Springfield, but it is indeed an Enfield bayonet. Tag looks to be from old mail order catalog. Item… (1054-1622). Learn More »

RELIC 10-PDR PARROTT “GROUND BURST” FRAGMENTS FROM ANTIETAM

RELIC 10-PDR PARROTT “GROUND BURST” FRAGMENTS FROM ANTIETAM

This consists of 11 separate pieces of a 10-pounder, 3” Parrott artillery shell. These pieces constitute about half of the shell…NOT the whole shell. Most notably the base is missing. This was… (965-06). Learn More »

$150.00
Originally $250.00
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M1859 CAVALRY SPUR FROM GETTYSBURG

M1859 CAVALRY SPUR FROM GETTYSBURG

Offered here is a single, excavated U.S. Model 1859 brass spur. This is the plain style with no groove inside or the floral motif at the base of the neck. Small portion of the rowel remains. Nice… (R23083). Learn More »

AUSTRIAN GUN TOOL FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

AUSTRIAN GUN TOOL FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

This relic is the Pattern 1854 Austrian combination musket tool. Made of iron, the three “arms” are a punch, screw driver, and nipple wrench. In rusty, “dug” condition there is some minor… (R23076). Learn More »

HALF OF CONFEDERATE 12-PDR CASE SHOT, WINEBRENNER FARM, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

HALF OF CONFEDERATE 12-PDR CASE SHOT, WINEBRENNER FARM, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a large portion of a Confederate 12-pdr “side loader” case shot recovered from the Gettysburg battlefield. Specifically, from the Winebrenner Farm.  This is perhaps just over half of the… (224-407). Learn More »

$375.00
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RELIC WORLD WAR TWO LUFTWAFFE MG17 AMMO FEED MECHANISM

RELIC WORLD WAR TWO LUFTWAFFE MG17 AMMO FEED MECHANISM

The MG17 machine gun was manufactured by Rheinmetal-Borsig from 1934-1944. It was the main weapon in German fighters like the Me-109. This relic condition feed mechanism was found in Germany but… (873-29). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $120.00

REV WAR ERA MEDICAL SPOON – RECOVERED FROM CHARLESTON, S.C.

REV WAR ERA MEDICAL SPOON – RECOVERED FROM CHARLESTON, S.C.

Brass medical spoon displays a twisted handle. Patina is a nice mix of green and brown. Bowl of spoon is bent on left side. Measures 8” long.  [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (1054-1565). Learn More »

RELIC U.S. ENLISTEDMAN’S CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM CEMETERY HILL, GETTYSBURG

RELIC U.S. ENLISTEDMAN’S CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM CEMETERY HILL, GETTYSBURG

This excavated Pattern 1839 oval US cartridge box plate has a smooth brown patina. The brass face has central “US” with a few dings.  The plate’s reverse has 100% of the lead fill. The two iron… (1054-2179). Learn More »

$300.00
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PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Plate has a face that is brown in appearance with a green patina showing through underneath. Face is missing most of the edge. Reverse has most of the lead fill and shows the outline of the base of… (1054-1637). Learn More »

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA

Plate has a very attractive face with an even, smooth, light patina. For a dug plate the face is in very nice condition and is free from any major dings or dents. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill… (1000-1225). Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

Item is in very good condition. Brass face with typical eagle stamping. Light wear to the raised areas. Back has 100% lead fill with two complete wire loops. This plate is for use on the shoulder… (1054-2184). Learn More »

RELIC CANDLESTICK HOLDER FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

RELIC CANDLESTICK HOLDER FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

Relic condition heavy iron candlestick of the type carried by many Civil War soldiers. Shows light surface rust and pitting but is solid. Measures 2 ¼” long. … (1054-1626). Learn More »

$135.00
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PATTERN 1839 US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM THE GETTYSBURG SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION

PATTERN 1839 US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM THE GETTYSBURG SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION

Oval plate with prominent “US” at center. Face has a rusted dark patina throughout. Small piece of edge missing at the 8 o’clock position. Perhaps a 0.75 inch long but this does not touch the… (1054-1685). Learn More »

$250.00
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RELIC MODEL 1855 SPRINGFIELD BAYONET – RECOVERED FROM ANTIETAM

RELIC MODEL 1855 SPRINGFIELD BAYONET – RECOVERED FROM ANTIETAM

Bayonet shows moderate surface rust and pitting. Tip has broken off, as well as some of the socket. Otherwise, item is solid and in good relic condition. Measures 19 inches long. … (R23092). Learn More »

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG IN CULPEPER, VA

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG IN CULPEPER, VA

Plate has a dark underlying patina with scattered lighter spotting across the face. This was caused by ground action. Face is free of any major dings or dents. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill with… (1000-1210). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG RECOVERED PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

GETTYSBURG RECOVERED PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

Recovered at the Rose Farm [located south of the Peach Orchard—in the path Longstreet’s attack, July 2, 1863]. Exhibits darkened patina and surface grime. Slightly wavery & misshapen around… (1054-1277). Learn More »

US MODEL 1855 HARPERS FERRY RIFLE MUSKET FOUND AT SPANGLER’S SPRING – ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

US MODEL 1855 HARPERS FERRY RIFLE MUSKET FOUND AT SPANGLER’S SPRING – ROSENSTEEL COLLECTION

This Harpers Ferry Rifle Musket was part of George Rosensteel’s Civil War National Museum; later the museum incorporated the Electric Map. While inheriting his Uncle John Rosensteel’s Round Top… (899-03). Learn More »

$4,500.00
Originally $6,950.00
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GROUP OF RELICS RECOVERED FROM THE TROSTLE FARM IN GETTYSBURG

GROUP OF RELICS RECOVERED FROM THE TROSTLE FARM IN GETTYSBURG

Relic grouping consists of a North Carolina coat button, pocket knife and an animal tooth. Button shows a brown patina with green verdigris in areas. Shank is missing on reverse. Knife measures 4”… (1054-1081). Learn More »

$135.00
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RARE RELIC 1835/1842 BAYONET ALTERED FOR USE ON DOUBLE BARREL SHOTGUN

RARE RELIC 1835/1842 BAYONET ALTERED FOR USE ON DOUBLE BARREL SHOTGUN

This is an excavated bayonet in very good “dug” condition. A Model 1835/1842 socket bayonet that was altered to fit on a double barrel shotgun. This alteration is well done and consisted of… (516-596). Learn More »


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VIRGINIA BELT BUCKLE

Face of brass plate has the state seal of Virginia in great detail with a nice rich green patina. High areas still retain original gilt. Slight verdigris is present on some areas. Plate measures 2” x 2 ¾”.  Reverse with saudered hooks is… (215-16). Learn More »

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