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CIVIL WAR US ARTILLERY LIMBER CHEST LOCK

CIVIL WAR US ARTILLERY LIMBER CHEST LOCK

Original Civil War period limber chest lock, body made of brass, shackle made of iron. Iron shackle moves, lock covered in grease. Just needs a good cleaning. Have several in stock, no key! … (M25729). Learn More »

UNOPENED PACK OF US FRANKFORD ARSENAL FRICTION PRIMERS

UNOPENED PACK OF US FRANKFORD ARSENAL FRICTION PRIMERS

Original artillery friction primers in their original blue paper wrapped box which measures 2.25” x 1.5” x 1”. The blue ink paper is lighter and printing is not as crisp as others; paper is… (33-193). Learn More »

US ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMER BOX WITH HISTORY TO IOWA SOLDIER

US ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMER BOX WITH HISTORY TO IOWA SOLDIER

Tin box meas. approx. 4.25 inches long x 2 .75 inches wide x 2.50 inches high with a lid that is embossed with crossed cannons with a bursting bomb at center. Above this is some lettering that is too… (1054-306). Learn More »

U.S. ARTILLERY FUSE POUCH -- ARSENAL MARKED

U.S. ARTILLERY FUSE POUCH -- ARSENAL MARKED

The leather is in decent condition but shows use, wear and some soiling overall.  The latch tab was stitched to the underside of the flap.  This tab is broken at the hole with the lower half gone. … (696-85). Learn More »

DUG LEAD SABOT FROM A HOTCHKISS SHELL – JOHNSON/SWOPE COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG

DUG LEAD SABOT FROM A HOTCHKISS SHELL – JOHNSON/SWOPE COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG

Twisted section of sabot measures approx. 5” in width. Previously part of the collection of W.J. “Johnny” Johnson and his wife [maiden name Swope]. Mr. Johnson was a retired naval officer who… (224-398). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY FUSE POUCH

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY FUSE POUCH

Very nice condition brown leather fuse pouch. The leather of the outer flap is in good condition with a tooled line around the edge.  The latch tab was stitched to the underside of the flap.  This… (1000-561). Learn More »

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER BOX

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER BOX

Small leather box to hold friction primers were carried on the belt (past terminology designated this type box as a Navy fuse box).  The box is relatively square in shape to accommodate the shape of… (853-161). Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $295.00

PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

This lot consists of five letters written between John Griffen and Samuel Reeves; a legal agreement between Griffen, Reeves, and Emile Geyelin; Samuel Reeves’ copy of Letters Patent 37108 with… (274-204). Learn More »

$15,000.00
Originally $25,000.00

NAVY YARD MARKED FUSE BOX

NAVY YARD MARKED FUSE BOX

This Navy fuse box is in good condition. The outer flap is smooth and mostly clean with only light surface wear. The latch tab is sewn to the underside of the flap and is in excellent condition. Upon… (853-164). Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $450.00

COMPLETE PACKAGE OF TAYLOR FUSE IGNITERS

COMPLETE PACKAGE OF TAYLOR FUSE IGNITERS

Here is a paper-wrapped stack of tin fuse igniters for Taylor’s time fuse. The whole stack is wrapped in tan packing paper. The packing paper is water damaged, missing a few fragments, and quite… (727-50). Learn More »

THEFT FROM GRAVESITE OF GEN. JOHN REYNOLDS

THEFT FROM GRAVESITE OF GEN. JOHN REYNOLDS

A large artillery shell, one of pair that sit on either side of the grave of Gen. John F. Reynolds in Lancaster Cemetery, Lancaster, PA has been removed from the site. If anyone comes into contact…. Learn More »

LANTAKA SWIVEL CANNON

LANTAKA SWIVEL CANNON

Lantaka were a type of bronze swivel gun mounted on merchant vessels travelling the waterways of Malay Archipelago.  There use was greatest in precolonial South East Asia. These guns were often used… (172-4370). Learn More »

US ARTILLERY WHIP

US ARTILLERY WHIP

This is a very rare find that came out of an artillery collection. Artillery whip has a turned wood handle with a brass cap at the end where the rawhide ties through to attach braided leather whip.… (33-160). Learn More »

CS 5.68 INCH 24 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL WITH CS BORMANN TIME FUSE

CS 5.68 INCH 24 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL WITH CS BORMANN TIME FUSE

Shell has heavy surface rust/pitting; relic has a heavy layer of varnish which has some flaking down to the iron, especially around the fuse plug. Most of the numbers on the fuse plug are still… (727-346). Learn More »

3” TIME FUSED CS READ SHELL

3” TIME FUSED CS READ SHELL

Recovered at Richmond, VA. Shell has light to moderate surface rust, light varnish. Shell has been fired. Original fuse plug intact; no paper fuse remains. Lead sabot is missing a piece measuring… (558-426). Learn More »

CS 6.4 INCH READ IRON SABOT “TEAR DROP” BOLT

CS 6.4 INCH READ IRON SABOT “TEAR DROP” BOLT

Fired from a rifled 32 pounder gun. Iron ring sabot with some minor chipping along edge. Lathe marks visible on body. Some of the rifling and 10 groove hook slant barely visible. Examples found in… (778-02). Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,650.00

U.S. NAVY FUSE BOX (BOSTON NAVY YARD)

U.S. NAVY FUSE BOX (BOSTON NAVY YARD)

Dyed leather box measuring 4.25 x 3 x 2". Internal stamp on front side (beneath outer flap): "U.S. N.[avy] Y. [ard]/ BOSTON". Front outer flap cracking with flaking spot at bottom edge & on upper… (406-70C). Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $395.00

AN EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICKUP! A US 4.52" 12 POUND SPHERICAL SHOT ON THE ORIGINAL WOOD SABOT FROM PETERSBURG, VA - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

AN EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICKUP! A US 4.52" 12 POUND SPHERICAL SHOT ON THE ORIGINAL WOOD SABOT FROM PETERSBURG, VA - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This early war trophy appears to have been picked up from the battlefield within a few weeks of the battle. This war relic, the most common Civil War smoothbore projectile, sits on the original wood… (R11330). Learn More »

$1,100.00
Originally $1,295.00
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CONFEDERATE 32 LB CANISTER BALL FROM ATLANTA

CONFEDERATE 32 LB CANISTER BALL FROM ATLANTA

Offered is a Confederate canister ball from Atlanta Georgia. Each weighs approximately 1 lb. 4 oz. and are 2.10” in diameter.  All show signs of moderate to heavy rust. These were uncovered during… (R3556). Learn More »

CS 4.52" RELIC 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL

CS 4.52" RELIC 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL

Found in a North Carolina barn. Shell used wooden fuse plug. Remnants of arsenal black paint, the remaining surface exhibits light to medium rust & corrosion. Else VG. Handsome desk piece. NOTE:… (ART1A). Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $395.00


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