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M1863 BRIDESBURG RIFLE-MUSKET -- NEEDHAM CONVERSION

M1863 BRIDESBURG RIFLE-MUSKET -- NEEDHAM CONVERSION

This is a Model 1863 Bridesburg contract rifle-musket with a Needham conversion system in good original condition. Before its alteration from .58 caliber percussion to a breechloading centerfire… (490-2591). Learn More »

“CAPTURED & COLLECTED” CONFEDERATED USED RIFLED AND SIGHTED SPRINGFIELD 1842 MUSKET WITH BAYONET

“CAPTURED & COLLECTED” CONFEDERATED USED RIFLED AND SIGHTED SPRINGFIELD 1842 MUSKET WITH BAYONET

This particular gun was captured or collected on the battlefield and sent through the Confederate Ordnance cleaning and repair system for reissue to Confederate troops. These arms were first… (1093-04). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER WITH COVER – JOHN MCDONALD

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER WITH COVER – JOHN MCDONALD

Dated “General Hospital, No. 2 / 1st Division, 2 Ward / Lynchburg VA Apl 27” [?]. Cover address, w/ “Confederate States of America Ten Cents” stamp: “Miss Margaret McDonald / Carthage /… (1054-2262). Learn More »

$175.00
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NORTH CAROLINA COAT BUTTON FROM OAK RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

NORTH CAROLINA COAT BUTTON FROM OAK RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

Excavated North Carolina State seal button in fair condition; has been over cleaned. Coat size with shank broken off. Face has small push and has been cleaned; back still shows original brown patina… (286-946). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” COAT BUTTON FROM THE PEACH ORCHARD, GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” COAT BUTTON FROM THE PEACH ORCHARD, GETTYSBURG

Excavated block “I” button, a Confederate infantryman’s button in good but flat condition. Coat size with flattened shank. Smooth chocolate brown patina. No backmark just a ring of dots.… (286-945). Learn More »

$200.00
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CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER — W.L. LOWREY (REGIMENT UNIDENTIFIED)

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER — W.L. LOWREY (REGIMENT UNIDENTIFIED)

Dated “Camp near Petersburg V.A. July 8 1864.” Addressed “Dear Mother.” 2 pp. in ink on lined paper, 12 x 8”. Exhibits fold-marks and slight fading, else VG and entirely legible. This… (1054-2247). Learn More »

EXCAVATED NORTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED NORTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

NC8. CS local. 23mm. BM: W. WILDT & SON/RICHMOND VA. Difficult to read. Face lightly cleaned with slight push on face. [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (766-1518). Learn More »

EXCAVATED NORTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED NORTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

NC8. 23mm. CS local. Deep chocolate patina. Back with channel w/star. Some ground action on reverse. [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (766-1516). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE CAPTURED AND COLLECTED WESSON CARBINE

CONFEDERATE CAPTURED AND COLLECTED WESSON CARBINE

This is a scarce Frank Wesson two-trigger, single-shot breechloading military carbine that was captured or collected on the battlefield and sent through the Confederate Ordnance cleaning and repair… (2021-201). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAJOR LAFAYETTE GALL, 169th VIRGINIA MILITIA, WITH EPAULETS, HAT INSIGNIA & TWO COMMISSIONS; ENROLLED IN THE 20th VIRGINIA CAVALRY; IMPRISONED AT CAMP CHASE 1863

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAJOR LAFAYETTE GALL, 169th VIRGINIA MILITIA, WITH EPAULETS, HAT INSIGNIA & TWO COMMISSIONS; ENROLLED IN THE 20th VIRGINIA CAVALRY; IMPRISONED AT CAMP CHASE 1863

This family archive includes an excellent sixth plate ambrotype of Major Lafayette E. Gall in uniform, two of his commissions in the Virginia militia, his epaulets, and his Virginia militia hat… (846-369). Learn More »

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL STAFF OFFICER’S COAT BUTTON

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL STAFF OFFICER’S COAT BUTTON

VA20. 23mm. BM: CANFIELD BRO & CO. BALTIMORE.  VF+.  [SS] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (766-1513). Learn More »

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

VA16A. 23mm. BM: W. G. MINTZER PHILD.  VF+. [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY… (766-1512). Learn More »

EXCAVATED VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

VA15B. 22mm.  BM: HORSTMANN & ALLIEN / NY.  Great button with lots of gilt with mixed chocolate patina. [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (766-1510). Learn More »

EXCAVATED VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

VA15B. 22mm.  BM: HORSTMANN & ALLIEN / NY.  Great button with lots of gilt with mixed chocolate patina. [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (766-1509). Learn More »

CLIPPED PRE-WAR SIGNATURE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS LEE, CONFEDERATE GENERAL & SON OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

CLIPPED PRE-WAR SIGNATURE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS LEE, CONFEDERATE GENERAL & SON OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

Nice strong signature taken from a letter. Clipping meas. approx. 5.00 x 1.50 inches and reads “G. W. CUSTIS LEE, LIEUT. OF ENGRS.” There is a light oval of dark discoloration on the paper but the… (141-93). Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $275.00

DUG NORTH CAROLINA COAT BUTTON FROM EXCELSIOR FIELD, GETTYSBURG

DUG NORTH CAROLINA COAT BUTTON FROM EXCELSIOR FIELD, GETTYSBURG

Excavated coat-sized button with a face that consists of North Carolina state seal. The face retains good detail. The back features a recessed channel with no backmark. Straight shank. The patina is a… (532-193). Learn More »

$525.00
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RELIC CONFEDERATE SCRIPT “I” COAT BUTTON FROM EXCELSIOR FIELD, GETTYSBURG

RELIC CONFEDERATE SCRIPT “I” COAT BUTTON FROM EXCELSIOR FIELD, GETTYSBURG

This is an excavated script “I” infantry button as used by the Confederacy.  Coat size. Imported from England. Face is very good. The back displays portions of the maker’s backmark, “S.… (532-185). Learn More »

$525.00
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FRAGMENTS OF THE LAST CONFEDERATE NATIONAL FLAG, REMOVED FROM THE CONFEDERATE CAPITOL IN RICHMOND, APRIL 4TH, 1865

FRAGMENTS OF THE LAST CONFEDERATE NATIONAL FLAG, REMOVED FROM THE CONFEDERATE CAPITOL IN RICHMOND, APRIL 4TH, 1865

John O. Foster was a Methodist minister attached to the Union’s 24th Army Corps and is said to have preached the first sermon following the fall of Richmond, April 4th, 1865. Foster landed at City… (M26448). Learn More »

FABRIC FROM A CHAIR BELONGING TO ROBERT E. LEE, GIVEN TO HIS GODCHILD

FABRIC FROM A CHAIR BELONGING TO ROBERT E. LEE, GIVEN TO HIS GODCHILD

The fabric in this display originated from a chair that originally covered a chair belonging to Robert E. Lee. It was found in an old envelope noted, "General Robert E. Lee, button and material from… (M25111). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A SEATED SOUTH CAROLINA CONFEDERATE SOLDIER DISPLAYING A PHOTOGRAPHIC CASE FOR THE CAMERA

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A SEATED SOUTH CAROLINA CONFEDERATE SOLDIER DISPLAYING A PHOTOGRAPHIC CASE FOR THE CAMERA

This nice view of a young southern soldier comes from an estate in Rock Hill, York County, South Carolina. No family name has been preserved, but units such as the 4th, 5th, 7th, 12th, 13th and 17th… (141-120). Learn More »

$995.00
Originally $1,100.00


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EARLY WAR U.S. CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER, 1840 STYLE, BY SMITH, CRANE AND COMPANY, NEW YORK, 1858 TO 1862

Smith, Crane and Company pieces are scarce. They were only in business from 1858 through 1862, retailing military goods in New York City. Their swords were imported, of German make and likely by Schnitzler and Kirschbaum, though not maker marked.… (870-263). Learn More »

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