Uniforms & Cloth

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RARE PAIR OF IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR SOLDIER’S FULL-DRESS WHITE GLOVES BELONGING TO CHARLES E. DEARING, 16th MAINE

RARE PAIR OF IDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR SOLDIER’S FULL-DRESS WHITE GLOVES BELONGING TO CHARLES E. DEARING, 16th MAINE

Real Civil War issue dress gloves are very hard to find. They are regulation uniform items, but were reserved for dress parades and other occasions when full dress was demanded. They were seldom… (766-1090). Learn More »

GOLD HAT CORD FROM THE ESTATE OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 16th MAINE

GOLD HAT CORD FROM THE ESTATE OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 16th MAINE

During the Civil War, gold hat cords were reserved for general officers, but they were later adopted for wear by members of the G.A.R. on their slouch hats. This one is in excellent condition, with… (766-1093). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED WARTIME KEPI OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 16th MAINE, MARKED AND SOLD BY J.W. CURRIER, ARMY TRADE AGENT AT CITY POINT, VA, 1864-1865

IDENTIFIED WARTIME KEPI OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 16th MAINE, MARKED AND SOLD BY J.W. CURRIER, ARMY TRADE AGENT AT CITY POINT, VA, 1864-1865

Charles E. Dearing served as corporal, sergeant and first sergeant in the 16th Maine, seeing action at Fredericksburg and Gettysburg, where he was captured. Returning to the regiment in late May 1864,… (766-1092). Learn More »

$4,500.00
ON HOLD

PIECE OF THE FLAG OF THE 16th MAINE TORN UP TO AVOID CAPTURE ON JULY 1, 1863, AT GETTYSBURG WITH LETTER FROM SERGT. DEARING SENDING IT HOME

PIECE OF THE FLAG OF THE 16th MAINE TORN UP TO AVOID CAPTURE ON JULY 1, 1863, AT GETTYSBURG WITH LETTER FROM SERGT. DEARING SENDING IT HOME

“The intrepid color bearers, Mower and Thomas, waved defiance to the foe, as they closed around the regiment. Although conspicuous marks, they gallantly held aloft the loved emblems until capture… (766-1082). Learn More »

RARE WARTIME CLOTH THIRD DIVISION FIFTH CORPS BADGE OF C.E. DEARING 16th MAINE

RARE WARTIME CLOTH THIRD DIVISION FIFTH CORPS BADGE OF C.E. DEARING 16th MAINE

Cloth corps badges are a minefield for the collector. There is little to go on with a badge that has no provenance and the market is flooded with fakes, impositions, and the occasional G.A.R. badge… (766-1094). Learn More »

WW2 GERMAN SSK 90 LUFTWAFFE PILOT HELMET SHELL

WW2 GERMAN SSK 90 LUFTWAFFE PILOT HELMET SHELL

Throughout World War Two the Luftwaffe experimented with various crash/flack helmets to protect pilots and aircrews. Siemens manufactured the SSK 90. The helmet was issued to aircrew members, but due… (873-37). Learn More »

4TH ARMY CORPS FLAG FOR G.A.R. HALL OR ENCAMPMENT USE

4TH ARMY CORPS FLAG FOR G.A.R. HALL OR ENCAMPMENT USE

Measures 18 ½” x 25”, circa 1890-1900. The corps badge design is two-sided, sewn on with two rows of zig-zag stitching. There is also an inner accent stitching. Overall condition is fine, with… (399-09). Learn More »

19TH ARMY CORPS FLAG FOR G.A.R. HALL OR ENCAMPMENT USE

19TH ARMY CORPS FLAG FOR G.A.R. HALL OR ENCAMPMENT USE

Measures 18 ½” x 25”, circa 1890-1900. The corps badge design is two-sided, sewn on with two rows of zig-zag stitching. There is also an inner accent stitching. Overall condition is fine, with… (399-08). Learn More »

UNITED CONFEDERATE VETERANS THIRD NATIONAL CONFEDERATE FLAG

UNITED CONFEDERATE VETERANS THIRD NATIONAL CONFEDERATE FLAG

As states seceded from the Union, starting with South Carolina in December 1860, local and regional enthusiasm created a large number of potential new flags for the Confederacy. A committee of the… (163-113). Learn More »

$1,250.00
ON HOLD

FIELD-USED MEDICAL FLAG

FIELD-USED MEDICAL FLAG

Flags like this can be tough to date, but the extra labor involved in constructing it by using a separate piece of fabric for the red cross that is then sewn into the center of the white ground,… (163-111). Learn More »

$225.00
ON HOLD

RARE U-29 CAP FOR SAILOR WWI U-BOAT ACE’S CREW

RARE U-29 CAP FOR SAILOR WWI U-BOAT ACE’S CREW

Exceptional and very rare German Imperial Navy (Kaiserliche Marine) enlisted winter uniform cap for a sailor assigned to U-29.  The cap (mütze) is in excellent condition with little obvious wear. … (2020-107). Learn More »

ORIGINAL LINEN CIVIL WAR STATE OF MASSACHUSETTS HAVERSACK WITH BOGUS MARKINGS ON EXTERIOR

ORIGINAL LINEN CIVIL WAR STATE OF MASSACHUSETTS HAVERSACK WITH BOGUS MARKINGS ON EXTERIOR

Haversack is made entirely of white linen. The body, sling and inner bag are all original. Exterior of the flap has a soldier’s name and unit stenciled on it with other markings on the back of the… (1087-29). Learn More »

$450.00
ON HOLD

FRAMED SILK CAVALRY GUIDON WITH INTERESTING VERBAL HISTORY

FRAMED SILK CAVALRY GUIDON WITH INTERESTING VERBAL HISTORY

The guidon is housed in a modern gold wood frame that meas. approx. 46.50 X 24.25 inches The guidon is laid against a cream backing that really allows the guidon to stand out. Overall about 65% to 70%… (846-105). Learn More »

$4,900.00
Originally $5,900.00

FRAGMENT OF A 33-STAR FLAG - THE FIRST UNITED STATES FLAG OF THE CIVIL WAR 1861

FRAGMENT OF A 33-STAR FLAG - THE FIRST UNITED STATES FLAG OF THE CIVIL WAR 1861

Excellent condition unframed display is 11" X 14" and double matted [cream and crimson red]. Each star was sewn to the original blue fabric of the canton of the flag. A star from a very rare 33 star… (M26444). Learn More »

DISPLAY OF FOUR REMNANTS OF BOTH UNION AND CONFEDERATE CIVIL WAR FLAGS

DISPLAY OF FOUR REMNANTS OF BOTH UNION AND CONFEDERATE CIVIL WAR FLAGS

Excellent condition unframed, matted display is 11" X 14"; at the top is a copy of a depiction of Gen. Armistead and his men at the stone wall at Gettysburg, with flags waving on both sides. Numerous… (M26447). Learn More »

VERY FINE CONDITION UNION ARTILLERY SHELL JACKET

VERY FINE CONDITION UNION ARTILLERY SHELL JACKET

Standard issue dark blue wool shell jacket with red piping on collar and cuffs and red trim down the front and along the edges. Jacket has 12-button front with two buttons on each side of the collar.… (1066-01). Learn More »

CIRCA 1861 MINIATURE CS FLAG

CIRCA 1861 MINIATURE CS FLAG

Gauze flag that meas. approx. 2.56 inches x 1.75 inches mounted on a round stick approx. 6.00 inches. Flags have the alternating 13 red & white stripes with a blue field containing six stars, five… (224-386). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED 95th PENNSYLVANIA FORAGE CAP - GOSLINE’S ZOUAVES

IDENTIFIED 95th PENNSYLVANIA FORAGE CAP - GOSLINE’S ZOUAVES

An identified cap from a fighting zouave regiment of the Army of the Potomac, belonging to Joseph M. Greeley, Co. D, 95th Pennsylvania. The regiment recruited in Philadelphia in the fall of 1861 under… (1089-03). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE INFANTRY OFFICER’S KEPI IN FANTASTIC CONDITION

CONFEDERATE INFANTRY OFFICER’S KEPI IN FANTASTIC CONDITION

This extremely rare item is in excellent museum quality condition and is one of the nicest pieces of Confederate headgear we have seen in quite some time. This cap is well made. The cloth is of a fine… (M26294). Learn More »

$17,500.00
Originally $22,500.00
ON HOLD

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN SINGLE DECAL LUFTWAFFE HELMET

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN SINGLE DECAL LUFTWAFFE HELMET

Helmet is the Model 1942 with unrolled edge and impressed air vents. Helmet is painted a dark gray color. The left side has the Luftwaffe decal of which 70% remains with a bit of scraping throughout… (918-71). Learn More »

$565.00
Originally $625.00


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BEAUTIFUL PATTERN 1839 OFFICERS SHOULDER BELT PLATE

Very attractive plate made of solid brass. Face of plate has applied silver “US” in gothic script inside an applied silver wreath surrounded by a sunburst. The rays of the sunburst are raised and are part of the cast plate. Reverse has three wide… (160-13). Learn More »

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