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US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE DUG BY SID KIRKSIS - FALMOUTH, VA

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE DUG BY SID KIRKSIS - FALMOUTH, VA

This Federal belt plate is of the regulation 1839 pattern and was recovered from Falmouth, Virginia in August 1961. Plate is in good excavated condition. Constructed in the die-struck and rolled brass… (R22752). Learn More »

THIRD CORPS BADGE DUG IN MINE RUN, VIRGINIA AREA

THIRD CORPS BADGE DUG IN MINE RUN, VIRGINIA AREA

Diamond shaped Union 3rd Corps badge that meas. approx. 1.00 x 1.50 inches. Face is discolored a bit from ground action and the reverse has the remains of the pin solder. Overall the item is in very… (986-71). Learn More »

6th CORPS BADGE

6th CORPS BADGE

Recovered in the greater Richmond, VA area. Brass 6th corps badge has a darkened patina. Reverse originally featured a soldered attachment hook and pin, but all that is present is the base that would… (883-45). Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $495.00

DUG 6th CORPS BADGE

DUG 6th CORPS BADGE

Recovered in the greater Richmond, VA area. Brass 6th corps badge has a darkened patina. Reverse shows where attachment pin had been soldered on but is no longer present. There are also two small… (883-57). Learn More »

$425.00
Originally $495.00

3rd CORPS BADGE

3rd CORPS BADGE

Recovered in the greater Richmond, VA area. Brass 3rd corps badge has a darkened patina. Reverse shows where two attachment hooks had been soldered on but are no longer present. These were for… (883-46). Learn More »

$425.00
Originally $495.00

DUG 3rd CORPS BADGE

DUG 3rd CORPS BADGE

Brass 3rd corps badge has a darkened patina. Two small holes are present which were for sewing to the soldier’s hat or left side of the uniform. This avoided confusion on the battlefield as a… (883-47). Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $450.00

DUG SHIELD WITH 6th CORPS BADGE

DUG SHIELD WITH 6th CORPS BADGE

Recovered in the Richmond, VA area.  Brass, shield shaped 6th corps badge has a darkened patina. This badge has a notches at the top and bottom for attachment purposes. Corps badges were attached to… (883-56). Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $550.00

RELIC 5th CORPS BADGE

RELIC 5th CORPS BADGE

Brass 5th corps badge has a darkened patina. Reverse originally featured a soldered attachment pin with hook, but all that is present is the base of both. Also present are two holes on the sides which… (883-64). Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $500.00

DUG PORTION OF 7TH CORPS BADGE

DUG PORTION OF 7TH CORPS BADGE

Brass 7th corps badge has a darkened patina; missing the 5 pointed star that should be in the center opening of the “C”. Corps badges were attached to the soldier’s hat or left side of the… (883-21). Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $295.00

DUG 6th CORPS BADGE

DUG 6th CORPS BADGE

Brass 6th corps badge has a darkened patina. In the center are remnants of the base material that would have been covered in fabric. Reverse features original attachment hook but pin is not present.… (883-50). Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $495.00

RELIC U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE – WILDERNESS

RELIC U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE – WILDERNESS

This excavated plate has a brass face with uncleaned surface patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill. Both iron hooks remain. The relic hunter wrote on the… (986-55). Learn More »

BULLET IN WOOD FROM TREVILIAN STATION MOUNTED ON DISPLAY BASE

BULLET IN WOOD FROM TREVILIAN STATION MOUNTED ON DISPLAY BASE

Nicely done display of a 4.50 x 1.25 inch piece of wood opened like a clam to reveal a fired .58 minie ball inside. The item was made by splitting the wood and exposing the bullet. Then the section of… (986-73). Learn More »

GRAPE SHOT IN WOOD RECOVERED FROM DUG GAP, GEORGIA

GRAPE SHOT IN WOOD RECOVERED FROM DUG GAP, GEORGIA

Grape shot is lodged near the center of a large piece of wood. At widest points, wood measures approx. 42” long x 4 ¼” thick. Writing in marker ink on reverse reads, “FOUND DUG GAP- GA.… (R22742). Learn More »

$1,295.00
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CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER SCABBARD FROM VIRGINIA

CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER SCABBARD FROM VIRGINIA

Item is the scabbard only of a Model 1860 Cavalry saber accompanied by a letter from a previous owner giving some particulars in regards to the history of the piece. The scabbard is complete with the… (410-123). Learn More »

REFERENCE BOOK – CIVIL WAR RELICS FROM GEORGIA

REFERENCE BOOK – CIVIL WAR RELICS FROM GEORGIA

By Celeste & David Topper, published in 1989. Hard cover, gold foil imprint on cover, 8 ½” x 11”, 200 pages. Printed on coated paper and heavily illustrated. All types of relics from… (516-551). Learn More »

COLONIAL TRADE AX HEAD, RECOVERED FROM LANCASTER COUNTY, PA

COLONIAL TRADE AX HEAD, RECOVERED FROM LANCASTER COUNTY, PA

Iron ax head is heavy and solid. Formed from a single piece of iron with eye for wooden handle. Shows surface rust and pitting. Measures approx. 5 ¾” wide x 3 ¼” high x 1 ½” deep. … (179-823). Learn More »

COLONIAL TRADE AX HEAD, RECOVERED FROM LANCASTER COUNTY, PA

COLONIAL TRADE AX HEAD, RECOVERED FROM LANCASTER COUNTY, PA

Iron ax head is heavy and solid. Formed from a single piece of iron with eye for wooden handle. Shows surface rust and pitting. Measures approx. 6 ¼” wide x 3 ½” high x 1 ½” deep.… (179-824). Learn More »

US GENERAL SERVICE ENLISTEDMAN’S EAGLE JACKET BUTTON FOUND AT EAST CAVALRY FIELD AT GETTYSBURG

US GENERAL SERVICE ENLISTEDMAN’S EAGLE JACKET BUTTON FOUND AT EAST CAVALRY FIELD AT GETTYSBURG

Button has plain brass back with shank. Nice chocolate patina. Found by local resident and relic hunter John Cullison, later part of the Rosensteel Family Collection, owners of the Electric Map Museum… (173-2552). Learn More »

US GENERAL SERVICE ENLISTEDMAN’S EAGLE JACKET BUTTON FOUND AT EAST CAVALRY FIELD AT GETTYSBURG

US GENERAL SERVICE ENLISTEDMAN’S EAGLE JACKET BUTTON FOUND AT EAST CAVALRY FIELD AT GETTYSBURG

Button has plain brass back with shank. Nice dark olive patina. Found by local resident and relic hunter John Cullison, later part of the Rosensteel Family Collection, owners of the Electric Map… (173-2553). Learn More »

EARLY SOUVENIR WALKING CANE MADE OF WOOD FROM THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD AT CULP’S HILL

EARLY SOUVENIR WALKING CANE MADE OF WOOD FROM THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD AT CULP’S HILL

Here is an early souvenir walking cane made of wood taken from the famous Gettysburg battlefield area of Culp’s Hill. This very slender wooden cane measures about 34" long with a handle formed by a… (635-246). Learn More »

$150.00
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1898 VARINA JEFFERSON DAVIS ALS ON THE DEATH OF HER DAUGHTER

2 pp., in ink on mourning paper, to a committee consisting of Mrs. J. Pinckney Smith, Chairwoman; Mrs. Edgar Farrar; Mrs. S.R. Mallory; Miss Olivia Freret; and Mrs. Cora L. Richardson, Corresponding Secretary.   Excellent overall condition;  fold… (337-231). Learn More »

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