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.31 CALIBER COLT CARTRIDGE -- THUER'S 1868 PATENT

.31 CALIBER COLT CARTRIDGE -- THUER'S 1868 PATENT

This is a brass centerfire cartridge for altered Colt pocket revolvers. Perfect condition with mellow patina on brass. Thuer received patent # 82,258 for his system of converting percussion revolver… (M25449). Learn More »

.42 CALIBER CUPFIRE CARTRIDGE

.42 CALIBER CUPFIRE CARTRIDGE

Willard Ellis and John White patented this cartridge in 1859.  This copper cartridge held the priming compound within the bottom edge of the “cup” in order to circumvent Smith & Wesson’s… (2020-839). Learn More »

.50-70 CARTRIDGE

.50-70 CARTRIDGE

The official designation of this cartridge at the time was “US center-fire metallic cartridge” with the commercial designation being .50-70-450.  This represented caliber .50, powder charge 70… (172-5577). Learn More »

BANNERMAN’S WALL PLAQUE WITH FLINT AND PICK & BRUSH

BANNERMAN’S WALL PLAQUE WITH FLINT AND PICK & BRUSH

This is a wood plaque displaying flintlock musket accessories and made to hang on a wall. The folks at Francis Bannerman’s & Sons created wall plaques with various items attached as another way… (172-5626). Learn More »

POWDER FLASK FOR REVOLVERS

POWDER FLASK FOR REVOLVERS

This small flask is for early pocket model revolvers. Constructed with a brass body, top, and spout. Measures approximately 4.75” tall x 2” at widest point. Both sides feature a vertical ribbed… (172-5640). Learn More »

BAG STYLE POWDER FLASK FOR REVOLVERS BY J. DIXON & SONS, SHEFFIELD

BAG STYLE POWDER FLASK FOR REVOLVERS BY J. DIXON & SONS, SHEFFIELD

This small flask is for early pocket model revolvers. Constructed with a copper body, with brass top and spout. Measures approximately 4.25” tall x 1.4” at widest point. Unadorned, bag-shaped… (172-5643). Learn More »

.50 CALIBER BRASS GALLAGER CARTRIDGE

.50 CALIBER BRASS GALLAGER CARTRIDGE

.50 caliber Gallager cartridge made of drawn brass and was separate primed.  Bullets for this type of Gallagher cartridge somewhat resemble the regulation “minie” with three grooves, cone cavity… (490-1990). Learn More »

$60.00
SOLD

M1854 AUSTRIAN LORENZ CLEANING JAG

M1854 AUSTRIAN LORENZ CLEANING JAG

This cleaning jag is a serrated tool that was screwed onto the ramrod and used with a patch to clean the rifle.  This measures 66mm long.  Slot cut through the center. Unmarked, nice clean… (286-550). Learn More »

MAYNARD CARBINE COMBINATION TOOL

MAYNARD CARBINE COMBINATION TOOL

In addition to devising a tape priming system, Dr. Edward Maynard patented a breech-loading carbine that was very well regarded. Lowering the triggerguard raised the breech for insertion of a metallic… (1052-09). Learn More »

U.S. .69 CALIBER BALL SCREW

U.S. .69 CALIBER BALL SCREW

Excellent specimen of an appendage used with the M1816, M1840, and M1842 muskets. This is a ball screw (or puller) used to extract musket balls from .69 caliber smoothbore muskets. This was employed… (998-1485). Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

WORLD WAR ONE GERMAN LUGAR MAGAZINE WITH WOOD BASE

WORLD WAR ONE GERMAN LUGAR MAGAZINE WITH WOOD BASE

This is a great WWI German Luger magazine with wood base. The wood base is numbered 9229. The magazine is in good condition and has all its parts. Magazine bears the mark of “KK” over “31.”… (2020-101). Learn More »

MAGAZINE FOR THE MODEL 1917 SAVAGE PISTOL

MAGAZINE FOR THE MODEL 1917 SAVAGE PISTOL

Magazine is blued over three-quarters of its length and is very clean. Interior spring is strong. There are no visible markings.  [ad] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (2020-102). Learn More »

“COLT’S PATENT” MOLD FOR .36 CAL. BULLETS

“COLT’S PATENT” MOLD FOR .36 CAL. BULLETS

Here is a good, clean iron mold for Navy revolvers (.36 caliber). Two cavity type; one round ball, one conical ball. Typical Civil War-era mold marked “Colt’s Patent” on top of sprue cutter.… (266-1034). Learn More »

$225.00
ON HOLD

WINCHESTER-LEE 6mm RIFLE SIGHT COVER

WINCHESTER-LEE 6mm RIFLE SIGHT COVER

The Lee “straight-pull” rifle was adopted by the US Navy and US Marine Corps starting in 1895 to keep up with the trend of smaller caliber, high velocity cartridges using smokeless powder. The… (1037-173). Learn More »

.35 CALIBER MAYNARD CARTRIDGE

.35 CALIBER MAYNARD CARTRIDGE

Dr. Edward Maynard held patent #22,565 dated January 11, 1859.  By this patent, cartridge cases for the Maynard carbine were made of drawn brass to form a tube with a closed end.  A brass disk was… (490-1996). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE BOYLE, GAMBLE & MCFEE BAYONET ADAPTER, SECOND MODEL WITH MATING NUMBER (14), ADDRESS, AND PATENT MARKINGS

CONFEDERATE BOYLE, GAMBLE & MCFEE BAYONET ADAPTER, SECOND MODEL WITH MATING NUMBER (14), ADDRESS, AND PATENT MARKINGS

Bayonet adapters enabled rifles such as the Model 1817 and Model 1841, as well as Southern-made military rifles, to be mounted with bayonets without weakening barrels by dovetailing in studs to engage… (1000-2296). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE BOYLE, GAMBLE & MCFEE BAYONET ADAPTER, SECOND MODEL WITH MATING NUMBER (26), ADDRESS, AND PATENT MARKINGS

CONFEDERATE BOYLE, GAMBLE & MCFEE BAYONET ADAPTER, SECOND MODEL WITH MATING NUMBER (26), ADDRESS, AND PATENT MARKINGS

Bayonet adapters enabled rifles such as the Model 1817 and Model 1841, as well as Southern-made military rifles, to be mounted with bayonets without weakening barrels by dovetailing in studs to engage… (1000-2305). Learn More »

BURNSIDE CARBINE BULLET MOLD

BURNSIDE CARBINE BULLET MOLD

Iron mold to cast bullets for the Burnside carbine.  This casts the two-groove type with the dished base.  This is a lip cast type of mold where the lead is poured into the cavity through the edge… (2020-565). Learn More »

$495.00
ON HOLD

RARE YORK COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA SCREW-TIP POWDER HORN

RARE YORK COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA SCREW-TIP POWDER HORN

These elegant screw-tip powder horns are as quintessentially American as the Pennsylvania-Kentucky rifles they often accompanied. Produced as early as the French and Indian War, they retained their… (490-2454). Learn More »

$750.00
ON HOLD

“EAGLE” POWDER FLASK FOR REVOLVERS

“EAGLE” POWDER FLASK FOR REVOLVERS

This small flask is for the Colt pocket model or similar revolvers. Measures approximately 4.5” tall x 2” at widest point. Front features the American eagle with shield, thirteen stars, and with… (1107-150). Learn More »


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RARE CONFEDERATE SHARPS CARBINE CARTRIDGES WITH JEFFERSON DAVIS CONNECTION

Three Confederate Sharps paper cartridges, mounted in riker box [8.5 x 6.25”], with the accompanying note: “RARE CONFEDERATE PAPER CARTRIDGE [2 RINGS BULLETS]. These Were Suppose to have been Found in Pres. Jeff Davis Home After the War. From the… (696-42). Learn More »

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