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VERY NICE CS 12-PDR. SPHERICAL BORMANN SHELL FROM FREDERICKSBURG

VERY NICE CS 12-PDR. SPHERICAL BORMANN SHELL FROM FREDERICKSBURG

This is the type of artillery round fired from smoothbore Napoleon cannons. Recovered near Fredericksburg, VA.  Iron cannonball is in very good condition with some minor pitting. Ball has been… (2022-512). Learn More »

EXCELLENT NON-DUG U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL

EXCELLENT NON-DUG U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL

This is a non-excavated specimen and remains in excellent condition. This type of artillery shell was for the 3” Parrott and Ordnance rifles. Complete shell: brass Hotchkiss fuse adaptor, iron nose… (2022-513). Learn More »

US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL

US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL

The standard ammunition for the 3-inch Parrott rifled cannon. This shell was fired but remains in excellent condition. Possibly an early pick-up. The zinc fuse adaptor is corroded but remains in the… (490-3116). Learn More »

$295.00
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1840s U.S. ARTILLERY PRIMING HORN

1840s U.S. ARTILLERY PRIMING HORN

This pattern of artillery priming horn with rectangular carrying loop made integral with its brass spout mechanism is illustrated in Mordecai’s “Artillery for the United States Land Service,”… (1142-39). Learn More »

RARE BRITISH 1.7-INCH “BABY” WHITWORTH SHELL WITH SHIPPING PLUG

RARE BRITISH 1.7-INCH “BABY” WHITWORTH SHELL WITH SHIPPING PLUG

This shell was patented in England by James Whitworth on April 23, 1855. A talented British engineer with an interest in screw threads, Whitworth turned his attention to arms production in the early… (2022-793). Learn More »

$3,250.00
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AMERICAN POWDER MILLS BOSTON CIRCULAR LABEL

AMERICAN POWDER MILLS BOSTON CIRCULAR LABEL

Measures 6” in diameter. Nice woodcut of a cannon in center; printed on pink paper. Minor damage to each. [ss] [PH:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE… (516-572). Learn More »

$44.00
Originally $55.00

AMERICAN POWDER MILLS BOSTON CIRCULAR LABEL

AMERICAN POWDER MILLS BOSTON CIRCULAR LABEL

Measures 6” in diameter. Nice woodcut of a cannon in center; printed on green paper.  [ss] [PH:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (516-570). Learn More »

$44.00
Originally $55.00

RECONSTRUCTED 2.5” WIARD CANISTER ROUND

RECONSTRUCTED 2.5” WIARD CANISTER ROUND

This is a rebuilt round of canister. Seven tiers of iron canister balls are glued together and set between their proper canister plates; thin plate on top and thick plate on bottom. The reconstructed… (2022-477). Learn More »

$525.00
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CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY FUSE POUCH WITH LEAD FINIAL

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY FUSE POUCH WITH LEAD FINIAL

Brown leather Confederate artillery fuse pouch is in good condition. This is the leather pouch that went on the side of the Confederate artilleryman. It held his paper time fuses for firing the… (381-20). Learn More »

$3,150.00
Originally $3,950.00

RELIC PARROTT FUSE ADAPTOR WITH “W” ON FLANGE

RELIC PARROTT FUSE ADAPTOR WITH “W” ON FLANGE

These Parrott time fuses were made of a white metal compound, primarily zinc and lead. These are fuse adaptors as they held the actual time fuse. This measures 2 3/8” long overall, and 1 1/4” in… (2022-494). Learn More »

REWRAPPED PACK ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR PAPER TIME FUSES

REWRAPPED PACK ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR PAPER TIME FUSES

Surplus fuses that were rewrapped at the end of the Civil War. Recent research indicates that these unmarked packs of paper time fuses packed with various burn time fuses were Arsenal rewrapped and… (766-12107). Learn More »

$60.00
Originally $75.00

CONFEDERATE FUSE ADAPTER / 6 LB. FRAGMENT IN RICHMOND, VA

CONFEDERATE FUSE ADAPTER / 6 LB. FRAGMENT IN RICHMOND, VA

A Confederate 6 Pounder 3.67” spherical shell fragment with a Confederate copper fuse adapter. Recovered in Richmond, VA.  [ws] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (766-1213). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $125.00

CONFEDERATE FUSE ADAPTER/SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED IN ATLANTA, GA

CONFEDERATE FUSE ADAPTER/SHELL FRAGMENT RECOVERED IN ATLANTA, GA

A Confederate 12 Pounder 4.52” diameter polygonal cavity spherical shell fragment with a Confederate copper fuse adapter recovered in Atlanta, GA. Used exclusively by the Confederacy, interior cast… (766-1211). Learn More »

$115.00
Originally $145.00

10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL – POWER’S HILL, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL – POWER’S HILL, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated 2.9”, 10-pounder Parrott artillery shell in very good “dug” condition. Iron surface exhibits moderate surface pitting typical of any relic.  Retains recognizable portion of… (1163-149). Learn More »

WOOD BLOCK FROM FRICTION PRIMER PACKAGE – GETTYSBURG PICK-UP -- MOLLUS COLLECTION

WOOD BLOCK FROM FRICTION PRIMER PACKAGE – GETTYSBURG PICK-UP -- MOLLUS COLLECTION

This is the drilled wood block from a package of Civil War artillery friction primers. This block originally had a dark blue wrapper and held five primers. Friction primers are short copper tubes… (286-1093). Learn More »

$67.50
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U.S. 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL – CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

U.S. 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL – CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated Union 2.9”, 10-pounder Parrott artillery shell in excellent “dug” condition. Iron surface remains clean with only light surface pitting typical of any relic.  Original… (1163-184). Learn More »

U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL – CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL – CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated 3” Hotchkiss artillery shell in good “dug” condition. Iron surfaces are relatively clean with some pitting and surface rust. Lead driving band shows rifling marks from the… (1163-46). Learn More »

$895.00
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C.S. 6-POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT – LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

C.S. 6-POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT – LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is a “dug” 6-pounder solid shot cannon ball. Typical of that used during the Mexican War and fired from the older style smoothbore cannons. At Gettysburg however, there was only one 6-pounder… (1163-81). Learn More »

$895.00
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US 2.9” 10LB PARROTT SHELL RECOVERED ON THE FAIRFIELD ROAD AT GETTYSBURG BY KEN BREAM

US 2.9” 10LB PARROTT SHELL RECOVERED ON THE FAIRFIELD ROAD AT GETTYSBURG BY KEN BREAM

Shell is complete and has an iron surface that is mostly smooth except for some minor scattered surface pitting and very light surface rust. Nose has the remains of the percussion fuse plug while the… (1163-200). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR QUILL PRIMERS FOR NAVAL CANNONS

CIVIL WAR QUILL PRIMERS FOR NAVAL CANNONS

These Naval cannon primers are constructed using fowl quills; less likely to corrode around salt water. These are percussion, not friction primers.  In use, these were ignited by the blow from a… (490-2928). Learn More »


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US M1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO LT. COL. EDMUND SHURLY, 26TH NEW YORK INFANTRY – WOUNDED AT FREDERICKSBURG

Manufactured: Chicopee Mass Maker: Ames Mfg Co Year: 1865 Model: M 1850 Staff & Field Size: 32.00” Condition: VG This is an early Ames 1850 Staff & Field as noted by the wide blade and block “US”.  Brass guard retains most of its… (870-133). Learn More »

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