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“COLT’S PATENT” MOLD FOR .31 CAL. BULLETS

“COLT’S PATENT” MOLD FOR .31 CAL. BULLETS

Here is a good, clean brass mold for Colt’s “Pocket” revolvers (.31 caliber). Two cavity type; one round ball, one conical ball. Typical Civil War-era mold marked “Colt’s Patent” on top of… (2022-664). Learn More »

RARE MEXICAN WAR 1847 DATED WASHINGTON ARSENAL AMMUNITION CRATE

RARE MEXICAN WAR 1847 DATED WASHINGTON ARSENAL AMMUNITION CRATE

Civil War ammunition crates are tough to find and a Mexican War dated example is pretty much in a category of its own. This is a nicely marked example that would look great in a Mexican War or… (766-1815). Learn More »

$1,295.00
ON HOLD

9MM WALTHER P38 PISTOL MAGAZINE

9MM WALTHER P38 PISTOL MAGAZINE

Blued steel construction. Lightly stamped “jvd” on one side. Eight round capacity. Spring remains strong. Overall nice condition.  [jet]  [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (362-995). Learn More »

.44 CALIBER COLT DRAGOON-STYLE CARTRIDGE

.44 CALIBER COLT DRAGOON-STYLE CARTRIDGE

Paper cartridge containing a .44 caliber Colt pistol bullet. The bullet features a rebated base where the cartridge cylinder is glued to the bullet. The cylinder is closed with the usual folds. This… (172-5898). Learn More »

CAN OF CARTRIDGE PRIMERS FROM FRANKFORD ARSENAL

CAN OF CARTRIDGE PRIMERS FROM FRANKFORD ARSENAL

This nearly full (a few missing from top layer) primer tin is for 500 cartridge primers. There are ten cardboard layers holding 50 primers each with a small piece of white cloth between each layer.… (611-482). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $135.00

.44 CALIBER BULLET MOLD

.44 CALIBER BULLET MOLD

Iron mold is in good condition. Mold makes .44 caliber round ball bullets. Interior is very good with sharp mold cavities and clean surfaces. Exterior has a dark patina with light surface rust and… (490-734). Learn More »

$50.00
Originally $65.00
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RARE CIVIL WAR ERA ELEY BROS CAP TIN WITH LABEL FOR COLT’S PISTOLS

RARE CIVIL WAR ERA ELEY BROS CAP TIN WITH LABEL FOR COLT’S PISTOLS

Here is an original Civil War era tin of pistol-sized percussion caps made by Eley Brothers of London. The japanned tin remains in very good condition with only minor chipping to the finish. Tin is… (490-3004D). Learn More »

ORIGINAL MANHATTAN FIREARMS COMPANY TWO-CAVITY BULLET MOLD

ORIGINAL MANHATTAN FIREARMS COMPANY TWO-CAVITY BULLET MOLD

Iron bullet mold for .36 caliber revolvers. Two halves, hinge pinned at the end with a sprue cutter mounted on top. Sprue cutter nicely stamped “MANHATTAN FIRE ARMS / MANUF’G / CO. / N.Y.” This… (2022-404). Learn More »

FOREIGN COMBINATION GUN TOOL

FOREIGN COMBINATION GUN TOOL

Gun tool is Y shaped with three screwdriver blades and a scraper end. Very clean with no rust. The four arms measure- 4”, 3” and 2 ½” & 2 ½”.   [sl]… (490-952). Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $95.00

Y-SHAPED GUN TOOL FOR PERCUSSION MUSKET

Y-SHAPED GUN TOOL FOR PERCUSSION MUSKET

A rough copy of an English Brunswick musket tool probably of Indian or Pakistani origin and referenced in “Gun Tools: Their History and Identification”. The three arms on this iron tool feature a… (490-943). Learn More »

$50.00
Originally $65.00

CONFEDERATE .50 CALIBER “MACON” CARBINE BULLET

CONFEDERATE .50 CALIBER “MACON” CARBINE BULLET

Confederate bullet for an unknown breechloading carbine. Semi-pointed nose, two grooves, and a solid base. Mold seams visible on sides. Very nice white patina. Likely used in any number of captured… (2022-579). Learn More »

.52 CALIBER “PALMETTO” SHARPS BULLET FROM THE CONGAREE RIVER IN COLUMBIA, SC

.52 CALIBER “PALMETTO” SHARPS BULLET FROM THE CONGAREE RIVER IN COLUMBIA, SC

This is a .52 caliber Sharps bullet. The bullet profile is actually the “new model” style but with the casting sprue intentionally left in place.  This cast bullet shows a black patina because of… (2022-576). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE .54 CALIBER RIFLE BULLET

CONFEDERATE .54 CALIBER RIFLE BULLET

This is a nice .54 caliber rifle bullet for Mississippi and Austrian rifles. This crude looking bullet features a flat nose, three grooves, and a truncated cone cavity. Mold seams visible down one… (2022-575). Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE .54 CALIBER “GEORGIA TEAT” RIFLE BULLET

CONFEDERATE .54 CALIBER “GEORGIA TEAT” RIFLE BULLET

This is a nice .54 caliber rifle bullet for Mississippi and Austrian rifles. This features a semi-pointy nose, three grooves, and a cone cavity with a small “teat” protruding from the tip of the… (2022-574). Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE .54 CALIBER “GEORGIA TEAT” RIFLE BULLET

CONFEDERATE .54 CALIBER “GEORGIA TEAT” RIFLE BULLET

This is a nice .54 caliber rifle bullet for Mississippi and Austrian rifles. This features a semi-pointy nose, three grooves, and a cone cavity with a small “teat” protruding from the tip of the… (2022-573). Learn More »

RELIC .54 CALIBER BURNSIDE CARBINE CARTRIDGE

RELIC .54 CALIBER BURNSIDE CARBINE CARTRIDGE

A perfect “dug” cartridge for Burnside carbine. This easily recognized cartridge was made of drawn brass and features the “swell” around the bullet at the case mouth. This swell held lubricant… (2022-572). Learn More »

$55.00
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UNOPENED PACK OF .58 MINIE BALLS -- U.S. ARSENAL PACK

UNOPENED PACK OF .58 MINIE BALLS -- U.S. ARSENAL PACK

This is a full, unopened pack of ten rifled musket cartridges. The plain paper wrapper is in great condition. It is clean with only a few extremely small holes in the paper. Unmarked as were most… (490-893). Learn More »

$740.00
Originally $925.00

POWDER & SHOT MEASURE – PATENTED 1890

POWDER & SHOT MEASURE – PATENTED 1890

This is an adjustable shot & powder measure from the Bridgeport Gun Implement Company. Measures approximately 5.25” long overall with a 4” turned wood handle. The adjustable measuring device… (2022-17). Learn More »

INDIAN WAR-ERA .44 CAL. COLT REVOLVER CARTRIDGE, MARTIN PRIMED

INDIAN WAR-ERA .44 CAL. COLT REVOLVER CARTRIDGE, MARTIN PRIMED

This is a .44 caliber cartridge manufactured by the Frankford Arsenal and issued to soldiers from 1869 through 1873 for use in M1860 Colts with Richards conversion, the M1873 Colt, and the Smith… (998-1268). Learn More »

$25.00
ON HOLD

INDIAN WAR-ERA .44 CAL. COLT REVOLVER CARTRIDGE, BENET PRIMED

INDIAN WAR-ERA .44 CAL. COLT REVOLVER CARTRIDGE, BENET PRIMED

This is a .44 caliber cartridge manufactured by the Frankford Arsenal and issued to soldiers from 1869 through 1873 for use in M1860 Colts with Richards conversion, the M1873 Colt, and the Smith… (998-1267). Learn More »

$25.00
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CIVIL WAR COMMERCIAL FORAGE CAP WITH MAINE BUTTONS AND ASSOCIATED INSIGNIA

Commercial caps were simply those purchased privately rather the issued by the government. They might more or less closely follow contract patterns with the purchaser able to suit his taste and wallet, though an enlisted man, seeking something nicer… (1052-139). Learn More »

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