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2ND CORPS BADGE MADE FROM A COIN – MANASSAS RECOVERY

2ND CORPS BADGE MADE FROM A COIN – MANASSAS RECOVERY

Item is a coin that has been carved down into a 2nd Corps trefoil that meas. approx. 1.25 x 1.25 inches. It was attached to the uniform or cap by three holes punched through it. Two on either side of… (1054-1651). Learn More »

EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED IN VIRGINIA

EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED IN VIRGINIA

Pattern 1826 eagle breast plate to wear on the cartridge box sling. Face has good detail to the eagle and is free of cracks with a light even patina. Reverse has 100% lead fill and only rusted remains… (1054-1686). Learn More »

VOLUNTEER MAINE MILITIA CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG AT GETTYSBURG

VOLUNTEER MAINE MILITIA CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG AT GETTYSBURG

Oval “VMM” plate dug at Gettysburg along the Taneytown Road near the Artillery Ridge Campground. The face of the plate is dark with a smooth even patina that clearly shows the letters “VMM.”… (R23084). Learn More »

MODEL 1859 ARTILLERY CURB BIT WITH TWO “US” BIT BOSSES

MODEL 1859 ARTILLERY CURB BIT WITH TWO “US” BIT BOSSES

An excavated US Army Artillery Bit. Iron is in rusty “dug” condition. Both brass “US” side bosses remain and have a nice green patina. About 8 ½” long and nearly 6” wide. A double rein… (696-106). Learn More »

US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

The standard ammunition for the 3-inch Parrot rifled cannon. This shell was fired and excavated so has a crusty surface and has been coated. The fuse adaptor is chewed up as is typical of these zinc… (1054-1058). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1861 LOCKPLATE AND HAMMER

RELIC MODEL 1861 LOCKPLATE AND HAMMER

Excavated iron lockplate from a Model 1861 rifle musket.  Lockplate with hammer and all components.  Relic is very rusty and has not been preserved.  Mainspring and all inner parts are present. … (1000-2132). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1861 LOCKPLATE AND HAMMER

RELIC MODEL 1861 LOCKPLATE AND HAMMER

Excavated iron lockplate from a Model 1861 rifle musket.  Lockplate with hammer.  Relic is rusty and pitted and has not been preserved.  No mainspring but a few inner parts attached to the hammer… (1000-2133). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1861 LOCKPLATE

RELIC MODEL 1861 LOCKPLATE

Excavated iron lockplate from a Model 1861 rifle musket.  Lockplate without hammer, but all inner components.  Relic is pitted but has been cleaned and coated.  Mainspring and all inner parts are… (1000-2154). Learn More »

RELIC US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

RELIC US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

This Federal belt plate is of the regulation 1839 pattern and was recovered in central Virginia. Constructed in the die-struck and rolled brass method, the brass accoutrement’s face shows a clear… (1000-1246). Learn More »

RELIC US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

RELIC US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

This Federal belt plate is of the regulation 1839 pattern and was recovered in central Virginia. Constructed in the die-struck and rolled brass method, the brass accoutrement’s face shows a very… (1000-1234). Learn More »

RELIC US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

RELIC US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

This Federal belt plate is of the regulation 1839 pattern and was recovered in central Virginia. Constructed in the die-struck and rolled brass method, the brass accoutrement’s face shows a very… (1000-1242). Learn More »

CS “BEVELED EDGE” FRAME BUCKLE, “CAVALRY” STYLE, RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG, VAREVOLVER FROM SHILOH, TENNESSEE

CS “BEVELED EDGE” FRAME BUCKLE, “CAVALRY” STYLE, RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG, VA

Recovered by bridge on Route 1. (See Keim, p. 180, figure 284). Made of sand cast brass, measuring 2.125 x 2.375”. Center bar very, very slightly bent. Else VG. … (1061-11). Learn More »

ENGRAVED GETTYSBURG CANNON BALL BY WOODWARD

ENGRAVED GETTYSBURG CANNON BALL BY WOODWARD

This 12-pounder solid shot was engraved by Gettysburg resident Edward Woodward.  Mr. Woodward was a local gunsmith who, with the growth of tourism after the fighting at Gettysburg, opened a shop… (1054-205). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH READ SHELL FOUND IN REYNOLD’S WOODS, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH READ SHELL FOUND IN REYNOLD’S WOODS, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This item is an original fired and unexploded C.S. 3-Inch Read Smooth Case-Shot Shell.  Lightly pitted, this shell measures approximately 8 ½ inches long and 2.8 inches in diameter and weighs 9.5… (1054-208). Learn More »

NAVAL SEXTANT EXCAVATED AT CITY POINT, VIRGINIA

NAVAL SEXTANT EXCAVATED AT CITY POINT, VIRGINIA

City Point was a crucial port and supply hub for the Army of the Potomac once it reached Petersburg. Situated at the confluence of the James and Appomattox Rivers, what had been a quiet, small town… (1000-534). Learn More »

EARLY 19TH CENTURY HORSE BIT

EARLY 19TH CENTURY HORSE BIT

Shows some rust but generally in fine condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM. FOR… (M19080). Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $137.50

RELIC CONDITION U.S. CAVALRY SLING BUCKLE

RELIC CONDITION U.S. CAVALRY SLING BUCKLE

This brass carbine buckle was once part of a Union cavalryman’s carbine sling rig. One prong remains intact while the other prong has broken off of the ring. Buckle exhibits a dark rust colored… (1000-1342). Learn More »

FRAMED C.S. OVAL “EGG SHAPED” BELT PLATE, RECOVERED FROM ATLANTA

FRAMED C.S. OVAL “EGG SHAPED” BELT PLATE, RECOVERED FROM ATLANTA

Belt plate was found on the Confederate line at the site of the Battle of Atlanta, Georgia, which took place in 1864.  Plate is in very good relic condition, just slightly warped. Plate is made of… (1030-262). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE FROM CENTRAL VIRGINIA

CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE FROM CENTRAL VIRGINIA

This C.S. frame buckle shows impact from something. The plate measures 64mm by 72mm and its central bar has been bent to one side and one edge of the frame has been bowed slightly. The excavator has… (1000-1338). Learn More »

COLLECTION OF DUG UNION AND CONFEDERATE BUTTONS - MISSISSIPPI “I”

COLLECTION OF DUG UNION AND CONFEDERATE BUTTONS - MISSISSIPPI “I”

This lot of 12 dug buttons includes the following: 5 US General Service Eagle coat buttons – 1 extra quality, 2 Scoville, 2 plain backs. All have shanks. None have any gilt left. Most have dark… (611-578). Learn More »

$450.00
Originally $650.00


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U.S. 1859 PATTERN DRAGOON/ CAVALRY SADDLE BLANKET

AN EXTREMELY RARE EXAMPLE PATTERN OF THIS BLANKET!!!!! Only two specimens are known to exist, one located in the collection at the National Park Service museum here in Gettysburg and this newly found example shown here. First issued with the Mc… (M24473). Learn More »

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