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ELEY BROTHERS PERCUSSION CAP TIN FOR COLT BELT AND POCKET PISTOLS

ELEY BROTHERS PERCUSSION CAP TIN FOR COLT BELT AND POCKET PISTOLS

Japanned tin with label; measures approximately 1” tall x 1.5” in diameter. The body of the container has moderate “speckled” wear to the finish. Lid has green paper label that reads “ELEY… (1212-225). Learn More »

SCARCE .36 CALIBER TINFOIL CARTRIDGE BY ELEY, LONDON

SCARCE .36 CALIBER TINFOIL CARTRIDGE BY ELEY, LONDON

This is a very rare cartridge dating to before the Civil War. Made by Eley Brothers in London, this is a .36 caliber pistol cartridge with a tinfoil powder case. The cartridge was then packed in a… (1212-101). Learn More »

110 BORE (~.31 CALIBER) REVOLVER CARTRIDGE IN ENVELOPE

110 BORE (~.31 CALIBER) REVOLVER CARTRIDGE IN ENVELOPE

A nice revolver cartridge as made by Eley Brothers in London. These smaller cartridges were used in English and American revolvers throughout the Civil War. These were made in three sizes, 110, 90,… (1212-53). Learn More »

$50.00
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US WORLD WAR TWO M-1A1 PARATROOPER CARBINE SCABBARD

US WORLD WAR TWO M-1A1 PARATROOPER CARBINE SCABBARD

Scabbard was designed solely for the M-1A1 folding stock carbine. Made of OD Green canvas the scabbard was slightly padded with a flap at top that was fastened by two lift-dot fasteners. The rear has… (1216-21). Learn More »

US WORLD WAR TWO MODEL 1937 BAR AMMUNITION BELT

US WORLD WAR TWO MODEL 1937 BAR AMMUNITION BELT

Made of OD Green canvas the belt has three wide and deep pockets on each side and each is closed by a lift-dot fastener. First pocket on the right side is stenciled with a strong “U.S.” Back side… (1216-14). Learn More »

VERY NICE ELEY’S WIRE SHOT

VERY NICE ELEY’S WIRE SHOT

A colorful paper container with printed advertising and labels. Round label on the end reads, “ELEY’S / Improved Patent Wire Cartridge / No. 1”.  Contains a wire “basket” filled with shot.… (1219-09). Learn More »

.56 CALIBER BILLINGHURST & REQUA CARTRIDGE

.56 CALIBER BILLINGHURST & REQUA CARTRIDGE

This is a complete non-dug cartridge for the 25-barrel Billinghurst & Requa Battery Gun. The brass cartridge case cylinder is closed with a machined base plug that contains an ignition hole. The… (1219-06). Learn More »

WINCHESTER .38-55 BULLET MOLD

WINCHESTER .38-55 BULLET MOLD

Iron scissor-type mold to cast a lead .38 caliber ball for the Winchester rifle.  Single cavity mold with spout and a sprue cutter mounted on top of the mold blocks. Turned wood handles with brass… (160-203). Learn More »

NICE HOULLIER & BLANCHARD PINFIRE CARTRIDGE BOX WITH TWO CARTRIDGES

NICE HOULLIER & BLANCHARD PINFIRE CARTRIDGE BOX WITH TWO CARTRIDGES

A fine pasteboard box with lid for 12mm pinfire cartridges. The box is covered with an attractive green plaid paper and features an oval label on the lid. Label reads, “CARTOUCHES / 12 millimetes /… (1219-02). Learn More »

SCARCE .50 CALIBER SMITH/GALLAGER CARBINE BULLET MOLD

SCARCE .50 CALIBER SMITH/GALLAGER CARBINE BULLET MOLD

Single cavity iron bullet mold. Hinge style mold with sprue cutter mounted on top. Measures approximately 7.5” long overall. Clean and completely workable. Inspector’s initials “E.W.” on left… (160-207). Learn More »

SCARCE HARPERS FERRY-MADE, FOUR-CAVITY .58 CALIBER GANG MOLD

SCARCE HARPERS FERRY-MADE, FOUR-CAVITY .58 CALIBER GANG MOLD

This is a complete Harpers Ferry gang mold for .58 caliber Minie balls complete with cavity pins. This is a hinge-type mold with iron body and turned wood handles. It casts four .58 caliber Minie… (2023-2835). Learn More »

$2,950.00
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.36 CALIBER (84 GUAGE) ENGLISH REVOLVER CARTRIDGE IN ENVELOPE – ELEY, LONDON

.36 CALIBER (84 GUAGE) ENGLISH REVOLVER CARTRIDGE IN ENVELOPE – ELEY, LONDON

Nice example of a hard-to-find cartridge. This specimen is still housed in its protective outer wrapper, with blue label, and brown cloth pull tab. Many English revolvers from Adams, Kerr, and Tranter… (1212-44). Learn More »

$50.00
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.36 CALIBER (84 GUAGE) ENGLISH REVOLVER CARTRIDGE IN ENVELOPE – ELEY, LONDON

.36 CALIBER (84 GUAGE) ENGLISH REVOLVER CARTRIDGE IN ENVELOPE – ELEY, LONDON

Perfect example of a hard-to-find cartridge. This fine specimen is still encased in its protective outer wrapper, with orange label, and brown cloth pull tab. Many English revolvers from Adams, Kerr,… (1212-112). Learn More »

VERY RARE .50-50 EXPERIMENTAL CARTRIDGE – FRANKFORD ARSENAL

VERY RARE .50-50 EXPERIMENTAL CARTRIDGE – FRANKFORD ARSENAL

This is a .50 caliber copper rimfire cartridge. One of many profiles and sizes experimented with at the Frankford Arsenal following the Civil War. The search was for the most appropriate bullet,… (1212-146). Learn More »

RARE ROPER REVOLVING SHOTGUN SHELL – 16 GAUGE

RARE ROPER REVOLVING SHOTGUN SHELL – 16 GAUGE

This is a reloadable, steel shotgun shell. Patented by Sylvester Roper (#53,881) on April 10, 1866. This is the 16-gauge shell with its recessed head and percussion nipple. Measures 2.4” long. Very… (1212-230). Learn More »

RARE ROPER REVOLVING SHOTGUN SHELL – 410 GAUGE

RARE ROPER REVOLVING SHOTGUN SHELL – 410 GAUGE

This is a reloadable, steel shotgun shell. Patented by Sylvester Roper (#53,881) on April 10, 1866. This is the 410-gauge shell with its recessed head and percussion nipple. Measures 2.42” long.… (1212-229). Learn More »

ENGLISH PERCUSSION CAP PACK

ENGLISH PERCUSSION CAP PACK

This is a “pulp bag” of percussion caps as manufactured at the Royal Laboratory at Woolwich, England. Each pack was to contain 15 copper percussion caps.  Packages are full of caps and twisted… (2023-2737). Learn More »

.69 CALIBER POWDER CHARGE – GRAY PAPER

.69 CALIBER POWDER CHARGE – GRAY PAPER

This powder charge is in very good condition. Measures 2” long. Fine gray cartridge paper is tied closed at both ends, however there is also a typical folded tail. A blank musket charge that could… (1212-176). Learn More »

.69 CALIBER ROUND BALL CARTRIDGE – MEXICAN?

.69 CALIBER ROUND BALL CARTRIDGE – MEXICAN?

This cartridge is in good condition, with two small cracks at the base of the ball. Measures 2.75” long. Course cartridge paper is pasted closed over the ball. The powder end is closed with the… (1212-136). Learn More »

18MM (~.70 CALIBER) CARTRIDGE FOR ALTERED SWISS RIFLES

18MM (~.70 CALIBER) CARTRIDGE FOR ALTERED SWISS RIFLES

This cartridge is in excellent condition. Measures 1.9” long. Lubricated over bullet with end tucked into the bullet cavity. These “expanding ball” cartridges were for the Swiss Model 1842… (1212-184). Learn More »


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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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