Uniforms & Cloth

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OFFICER’S SLOUCH HAT

OFFICER’S SLOUCH HAT

This slouch hat has great early characteristics. The brim is bound, a good 2 ¾ inches wide, and the sweatband is a wonderfully tall 4 inches. It is set up as a rather dashing hat with the left and… (2020-109). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED MILITIA OFFICER’S CHAPEAU-DE-BRAS WITH ORIGINAL BOX BY JOHN MAYELL, ALBANY, Ca 1835-1840

IDENTIFIED MILITIA OFFICER’S CHAPEAU-DE-BRAS WITH ORIGINAL BOX BY JOHN MAYELL, ALBANY, Ca 1835-1840

The bicorn, cocked hat, had come into military fashion shortly before 1800. Through the 1820s it tended to be of short or medium height, but sprouted considerably taller in the U.S. Army regulations… (2020-108). Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO US NAVY FLIGHT HELMET

WORLD WAR TWO US NAVY FLIGHT HELMET

Helmet is made of a green nylon material with black rubber earpieces for radio receivers. The body of the exterior is in nice condition and free of any damage. The back of the helmet has three green… (224-203). Learn More »

$50.00
ON HOLD

WORLD WAR TWO US ARMY AIR FORCE A-11 FLIGHT HELMET

WORLD WAR TWO US ARMY AIR FORCE A-11 FLIGHT HELMET

Helmet is made of dark brown leather with black rubber earpieces for radio receivers. The body of the exterior is in nice condition and free of any damage other than light signs of use such as minor… (150-290). Learn More »

$125.00
ON HOLD

UNION CAVALRY SHELL JACKET WITH SHOULDER SCALES

UNION CAVALRY SHELL JACKET WITH SHOULDER SCALESUNION CAVALRY SHELL JACKET WITH SHOULDER SCALES

Standard issue dark blue wool shell jacket with yellow piping on collar and cuffs with yellow trim down the front and along the edges. Jacket has 12 General Service eagle buttons down the front with… (2020-009). 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

$395.00
ON HOLD

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 »

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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UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS USED MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY AMES MFG. CO., CHICOPEE, MASS.

In 1859 the US Marine Corps regulations changed. The prized Mamaluke style sword was replaced with the same regulation sword used by the Army. This would later be reversed and today the Marines still carry the Mamaluke sword. It is exceedingly rare… (870-52). Learn More »

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