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CIVIL WAR, IMPORTED “BRAZILIAN SHORT RIFLE” PERCUSSION MUSKET

CIVIL WAR, IMPORTED “BRAZILIAN SHORT RIFLE” PERCUSSION MUSKET

A seldom seen Civil War rifled musket, this short arm is a percussion, two-band, large caliber (.60) muzzleloader. Manufactured in Liege, Belgium for the Brazilian government early in the Civil War,… (218-419) Learn More »

US NAVY CONVERSION OF THE COLT MODEL 1851 NAVY REVOLVER WITH HOLSTER

US NAVY CONVERSION OF THE COLT MODEL 1851 NAVY REVOLVER WITH HOLSTER

The serial numbers on this revolver are matching and fall within the known sequence of numbers for this model that were returned to the factory to be converted for US Navy use. The serial number is… (718-60) Learn More »

HARPERS FERRY M1841 U.S. PERCUSSION RIFLE, A.K.A. ‘MISSISSIPPI’

HARPERS FERRY M1841 U.S. PERCUSSION RIFLE, A.K.A. ‘MISSISSIPPI’

Presented here is a specimen of one of those “Good and Serviceable Arms” produced at the U.S. Armory at Harpers Ferry, Virginia in the middle of the 1800s. Often referred to as the ‘Mississippi… (G3302) Learn More »

EXCELLENT CONDITION REMINGTON M1863 PERCUSSION ‘ZOUAVE’ RIFLE

EXCELLENT CONDITION REMINGTON M1863 PERCUSSION ‘ZOUAVE’ RIFLE

Presented in outstanding condition is this Model 1863 “Zouave” rifle produced by the Remington arms firm of Ilion New York between 1862 and 1865. Of some 12,500 such firearms produced, this .58… (482-328) Learn More »

$3,250.00
Originally $3,750.00

CLASSIC ‘TOWER-MARKED’ BRITISH PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD PERCUSSION MUSKET WITH G.A.R. MARKINGS

CLASSIC ‘TOWER-MARKED’ BRITISH PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD PERCUSSION MUSKET WITH G.A.R. MARKINGS

This British longarm is a .577 caliber, Enfield Pattern 1853 Type 1 rifle-musket, single-shot muzzleloader in very good original condition. Of all the British arms, the Pattern 1853 rifle-musket is… (151-113) Learn More »

IDENTIFIED, LARGE BORE, SIDE BY SIDE SHOTGUN BY ‘T. B. PRITCHETT,’ LONDON

IDENTIFIED, LARGE BORE, SIDE BY SIDE SHOTGUN BY ‘T. B. PRITCHETT,’ LONDON

This ‘T. B. Pritchett’ London-made, double barrel, percussion shotgun is a pinfire large gauge (10 or 12) side by side. The circa 1850’s hunting piece is identified to a “FRANK L. POWELL. /… (G3318) Learn More »

$375.00
ON HOLD

CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

Regarded as one of the most accurate of all the cavalry arms used during the War is the Maynard carbine. This metallic cartridge, breech-loading 2nd Model Maynard carbine was the invention of Doctor… (218-449) Learn More »

REMARKABLE CONDITION, SPRINGFIELD ARMORY-ALTERED, M1865 SPENCER REPEATING RIFLE WITH THE ‘STABLER’ CUTOFF

REMARKABLE CONDITION, SPRINGFIELD ARMORY-ALTERED, M1865 SPENCER REPEATING RIFLE WITH THE ‘STABLER’ CUTOFF

The Model 1865 Spencer Army Repeating rifle was a post-war alteration completed by the National Armory at Springfield, Massachusetts. As Civil War era Spencer repeating arms became unserviceable after… (30-1852) Learn More »

CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL BORMANN FUSED SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG’S SKELLY GAR POST #9 COLLECTION

CS 4.52” 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL BORMANN FUSED SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG’S SKELLY GAR POST #9 COLLECTION

Sans the Confederate Bormann fuse, under plug intact and still unscrews. Nice crude seam mold visible along the entire projectile. Still has traces of the original arsenal paint. Recovered from the… (173-1753) Learn More »

HANDSOME HARPERS FERRY M1842 SMOOTHBORE MUSKET

HANDSOME HARPERS FERRY M1842 SMOOTHBORE MUSKET

This original longarm is a Harper’s Ferry Model 1842, .69 caliber single-shot smoothbore muzzleloader in very good original condition. Musket’s lock surface is a pleasing dusky gray color that… (G3303) Learn More »

THE LIFE OF ROGER BROOKE TANEY, CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT

THE LIFE OF ROGER BROOKE TANEY, CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT

By Bernard C. Steiner. Published by Williams & Wilkins Company, Baltimore, 1922.  Author front eps presentation inscription: “Miss Eleanor M___ Johnson/ with grateful regards of/Bernard C.… (804-131) Learn More »

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CANTEEN

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CANTEEN

This small canteen is made entirely of brass and consists of both the canteen body and sling. One side of the canteen is stamped with a “US” while the other has “GETTYSBURG.” The canteen… (635-88) Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR DESK SET

GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR DESK SET

This souvenir desk set is not one of the ones made in the 1880’s or early 1900’s but is a 1950’s or 60’s attempt at a copy of one. The stained cedar wood base meas. approx. 4.25 inches long x… (635-101) Learn More »

MOTHER BICKERDYKE, HER LIFE AND LABORS…..SKETCHES OF BATTLE SCENES AND INCIDENTS OF SANITARY SERVICE

MOTHER BICKERDYKE, HER LIFE AND LABORS…..SKETCHES OF BATTLE SCENES AND INCIDENTS OF SANITARY SERVICE

By Margaret B. Davis. Published for the benefit of M.A. Bickerdyke.  Printed and sold by A.T. Dewey, San Francisco, 1886. 166 pp. Blue glazed cloth, 7.75 x 5.25”, w/gilt cover lettering. Exhibits… (804-129) Learn More »

$70.00
ON HOLD

OUR ARMY NURSES

OUR ARMY NURSES

Compiled by Mary A. Gardner Holland. Published by B. Wilkins & Co., Boston, 1895. 548 pp., ills. Brown glazed cloth, 9 x 6.5”, with black & gilt illustrated cover and spine lettering.… (804-208) Learn More »

$70.00
ON HOLD

MODEL 1861 COLT NAVY ‘ROUND-BARREL’ REVOLVER WITH HOLSTER

MODEL 1861 COLT NAVY ‘ROUND-BARREL’ REVOLVER WITH HOLSTER

This low-numbered, Model 1861 Colt Navy Revolver is an original Civil War sidearm in excellent condition. One of only some 39,000 such sidearms ever produced by Samuel Colt’s firm, this .36 caliber… (401-16) Learn More »

1861 SOLDIER’S LETTER – THE BATTLE OF PORT ROYAL BAY, WRITTEN BY MUSICIAN JOHN W. WARREN, 9TH MAINE

1861 SOLDIER’S LETTER – THE BATTLE OF PORT ROYAL BAY, WRITTEN BY MUSICIAN JOHN W. WARREN, 9TH MAINE

Four page letter (cross-hatched), 8vo., in period ink, on colorful "Gen. N. P. Banks" patriotic stationery, written by Musician John W. Warren, 9th Maine Vols., to "Friend Folsom & Neighbors… (410-82) Learn More »

M1816 HARPERS FERRY MUSKET WITH THE ‘BELGIAN’ ALTERATION

M1816 HARPERS FERRY MUSKET WITH THE ‘BELGIAN’ ALTERATION

This Model 1816 Harpers Ferry smoothbore .69 caliber contract musket was converted from flintlock to percussion via the Belgian style alteration, more commonly called the ‘side lug’ conversion.… (G3317) Learn More »

CUSTER: THE LIFE OF GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER

CUSTER: THE LIFE OF GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER

By Jay Monaghan. Published by Little & Brown & Co., Boston, 1959. First edition. 469pp, ills., with protected.dj. VG to fine, with dj slightly chipped along lower front margin. Highly regarded… (804-70) Learn More »

$50.00
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EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE

Here is a 2nd Model Maynard carbine, widely regarded as one of the best performing and most accurate of all the cavalry arms used during the Civil War. The well-favored, metallic cartridge,… (218-446) Learn More »


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