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US/CS IRON CANISTER BALL FOUND ON THE EAST CAVALRY FIELD, BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

US/CS IRON CANISTER BALL FOUND ON THE EAST CAVALRY FIELD, BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Canister ball measures .75” in diameter. Found by local resident and relic hunter John Cullison, later part of the Rosensteel Family Collection, owners of the Electric Map Museum and then National… (173-2620). Learn More »

RELIC CIVILIAN / CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SPUR

RELIC CIVILIAN / CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SPUR

This is a single, excavated cavalry spur.  Civilian or Confederate style spur with scalloped edges. No rowel. Light patina on the brass, may have been over cleaned by the “digger”. In very good… (665-50). Learn More »

EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICKUP U.S. 3-INCH SCHENKL SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICKUP U.S. 3-INCH SCHENKL SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

A nice clean, early battlefield pickup 3” Schenkl artillery shell in wonderful condition.  Iron body is smooth and clean with no active rust. Percussion fuse has a dark patina with about ¼ of the… (809-14). Learn More »

$1,250.00
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BRASS COAT BUTTON C1820-1830

BRASS COAT BUTTON C1820-1830

Button has a plain face. Shank is present on reverse. Backmark reads, “SCOVILLES BEST TREBLE GILT”. Measures 30mm.  [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (173-585). Learn More »

BRASS COAT BUTTON, CIRCA 1820

BRASS COAT BUTTON, CIRCA 1820

Button has a leaf design. Shank is present on reverse. Backmark reads, “BURNHAM - EXTRA“. Measures 32mm.  [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON… (173-584). Learn More »

LARGE COLONIAL BONE BUTTON, CIRCA 1760

LARGE COLONIAL BONE BUTTON, CIRCA 1760

Button has a plain face. Shank is present on reverse. Measures 1 ½”.  [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (173-582). Learn More »

COLONIAL PEWTER BUTTON, CIRCA 1808-1827

COLONIAL PEWTER BUTTON, CIRCA 1808-1827

Button has a flower design. Shank is present on reverse. Backmark reads, “GOODYEAR & SON”. Measures 31mm. [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE… (173-581). Learn More »

MILITIA BRASS DOME BUTTON, CIRCA 1840

MILITIA BRASS DOME BUTTON, CIRCA 1840

Button has a wreath design around the edge. Shank is present on reverse. Backmark reads, “BENEDICT & BURNHAM - EXTRA“. Measures 31mm.   [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (173-580). Learn More »

PEWTER MILITIA BUTTON, CIRCA 1820

PEWTER MILITIA BUTTON, CIRCA 1820

Button has a flower design. Shank is present on reverse. Backmark reads, “MATTHEWS”. Measures 30mm.   [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (173-579). Learn More »

RELIC CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SPUR

RELIC CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SPUR

This is a single, excavated cavalry spur.  Brass civilian style used by Confederates. Rusty remains of iron rowel and small bit of leather strap on one side. Nice green color to the brass and in very… (665-52). Learn More »

U.S. EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM THE MINNICK COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM THE MINNICK COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a very nice condition original U.S Eagle Breast Plate. John Geiselman obtained it from the Minnick Collection of Gettysburg recovered items. Toned a pleasing golden brown, it has a die struck… (R22703). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 6-LB SPHERICAL SHELL FIRED AT GETTYSBURG MADE INTO AN OIL LAMP BY J. A. DANNER

CONFEDERATE 6-LB SPHERICAL SHELL FIRED AT GETTYSBURG MADE INTO AN OIL LAMP BY J. A. DANNER

Though the 6-lb shell is common in general, it is one of the rarest types of artillery ordnance found at Gettysburg. The only 6-lb gun at Gettysburg belonged to Latham’s North Carolina battery which… (R22693). Learn More »

$4,500.00
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US/CS 4.52” 12 LB SPHERICAL SHOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US/CS 4.52” 12 LB SPHERICAL SHOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Recovered from  the woods between Herrs Ridge Rd and Country Club Rd. Exhibits usual rust and  pitting, with small Rosensteel collection sticker “36”. This relic was once part of the Iva… (R21896). Learn More »

US 3” SCHENKL CASE-SHOT SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

US 3” SCHENKL CASE-SHOT SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

Recovered from the Daniel Lady farm, 600 yards east of barn on Route 116 East. Exhibits customary rust and pitting. Fuse present, but partially disintegrated. Disarming hole at the front snout.  This… (R21909). Learn More »

LEAD SABOT FROM HOTCHKISS SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

LEAD SABOT FROM HOTCHKISS SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

Excavated lead band which was the sabot from a U.S. 3” Hotchkiss artillery shell. Dirt covered. Grooves from cannon barrel rifling visible. Recovered from woods between Big Round Top and Devil’s… (R22059). Learn More »

FIELD MADE CAMP LEAD HANDLE RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

FIELD MADE CAMP LEAD HANDLE RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Handle was found in the woods on Country Club Road at Herr’s Ridge, near Heth’s Division. Item shows light surface rust, pitting and dirt. Measures 9 ¼” long x 1” wide. This relic was once… (R22690). Learn More »

U.S. 12 POUND GRAPE SHOT BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

U.S. 12 POUND GRAPE SHOT BALL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

Canister ball was found in the woods 300 yards north of the Trostle house. Approx. 1 1/2" in diameter. This relic was once part of the Iva Rosensteel Rider collection. Mrs. Rider is the sister of… (R22043). Learn More »

$95.00
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CARVED LEAD DISK RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

CARVED LEAD DISK RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

This item was found at the U.S. 2nd Corps Hospital site.  [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY… (R21619). Learn More »

CARVED LEAD TOOL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

CARVED LEAD TOOL RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

This item was found at the U.S. 2nd Corps Hospital site.  [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY… (R21616). Learn More »

CARVED LEAD HOOK RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

CARVED LEAD HOOK RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

This item was found at the U.S. 2nd Corps Hospital site.  [sm] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY… (R21615). Learn More »


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REMARKABLE SWORD IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE WILLIAM GORDON (1801-1877), US CONSUL TO BRAZIL (1840-46) AND SLAVE TRADE OPPONENT

A remarkable sword manufactured by W.H. Horstmann & Co., New York after the Model 1834 US Revenue Cutter/Marine sword. Neatly engraved on the reverse folding guard, “Geo. Wm. Gordon / United States Consul”. Born on February 8, 1801 in Exeter,… (870-60). Learn More »

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