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VERY NICE PEACOCK POWDER FLASK ASSOCIATED WITH COLT ROOT REVOLVERS

VERY NICE PEACOCK POWDER FLASK ASSOCIATED WITH COLT ROOT REVOLVERS

This flask is French made and often found cased with Colt 1855 New Model Root Revolvers, likely being purchased from the maker by one of Colt’s larger dealers for use in his cased Colts. (See… (30-2209). Learn More »

EXCAVATED BOYLE, GAMBLE AND MCFEE BAYONET ADAPTER, 1ST MODEL

EXCAVATED BOYLE, GAMBLE AND MCFEE BAYONET ADAPTER, 1ST MODEL

Recovered in central Virginia. 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… (1000-2326). Learn More »

EXCAVATED BOYLE, GAMBLE AND MCFEE BAYONET ADAPTER, 1ST MODEL

EXCAVATED BOYLE, GAMBLE AND MCFEE BAYONET ADAPTER, 1ST MODEL

Recovered in central Virginia. 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… (1000-2329). Learn More »

15 MM PINFIRE CARTRIDGE

15 MM PINFIRE CARTRIDGE

Pinfire cartridge for 15mm carbines. Lead bullet in a brass cartridge case. The gun’s hammer struck a rigid wire or “pin” extending from the case. The pin, in turn, set off a percussion cap… (490-1993). Learn More »

.56 CAL. BILLINGHURST & REQUA CARTRIDGE

.56 CAL. 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… (490-1994). Learn More »

VERY SCARCE .45 CALIBER TEATFIRE CARTRIDGE

VERY SCARCE .45 CALIBER TEATFIRE CARTRIDGE

Cartridge for large .45 caliber Moore revolver.  David Williamson received a patent in 1864 for this teatfire cartridge. This was essentially a patent evasion to get around Smith & Wesson’s… (490-1985). Learn More »

1848 DATED BATTY “PEACE” FLASK

1848 DATED BATTY “PEACE” FLASK

Calling a military rifleman’s powder flask a “peace” flask is a bit of an contradiction, but the raised central motif of clasped hands on either side, initially symbolizing something more along… (2020-48). Learn More »

FULL PACK OF .50 CALIBER GALLAGER CARTRIDGES – POULTNEY PATENT

FULL PACK OF .50 CALIBER GALLAGER CARTRIDGES – POULTNEY PATENT

A nice, solid pack containing ten .50 caliber cartridge for the Gallager carbine. These are the paper and brass foil cartridges. Made under Thomas Poultney’s patent of 1863. Label has two areas of… (172-5444). Learn More »

BOX FOR 50 REMINGTON CARBINE CARTRIDGES – CRITTENDEN & TIBBALS

BOX FOR 50 REMINGTON CARBINE CARTRIDGES – CRITTENDEN & TIBBALS

Pasteboard box covered with a marbled wrap and green label and tape. Box held fifty “No. 46” rimfire cartridges. Box only no cartridges remain. Green label on top shows wear but remains in good… (172-5462). Learn More »

RARE PRE-CIVIL WAR GREENSBORO ALABAMA BUCKSHOT MOLD

RARE PRE-CIVIL WAR GREENSBORO ALABAMA BUCKSHOT MOLD

Two piece brass mold that meas. approx. 7.25 inches long by 1.00 inch wide. The mold opens on an upper hinge which can very easily separate if desired. A look at the inside shows that the mold is… (30-1849). Learn More »

$1,795.00
Originally $2,250.00

CONFEDERATE RICHMOND RIFLE MUSKET COMBINATION TOOL

CONFEDERATE RICHMOND RIFLE MUSKET COMBINATION TOOL

These cleverly designed, forged iron musket tools were fabricated at Richmond. See Davies, “CS Armory Richmond,” for photographs of several examples. They combine a double-ended screwdriver blade… (1000-1194). Learn More »

COMBINATION GUN TOOL FOR THE INDIAN WAR CONVERSION OF THE US MODEL 1855/61

COMBINATION GUN TOOL FOR THE INDIAN WAR CONVERSION OF THE US MODEL 1855/61

The postwar frontier army was armed with conversions and modifications of Civil War arms to metallic cartridge arms into the 1870s. Just about every US rifle or carbine cartridge box of the period has… (1000-2422). Learn More »

.45-70 SHELL SCRAPER FOR RELOADING

.45-70 SHELL SCRAPER FOR RELOADING

The army realized that it might be necessary for troops to salvage, reprime and reload expended cartridges. Reloading kits were therefore constructed and supplied on a limited basis. This is a shell… (998-949). Learn More »

EXTREMELY RARE SPILLMAN CARTRIDGE FROM LYNCHBURG ORD. DEPOT

EXTREMELY RARE SPILLMAN CARTRIDGE FROM LYNCHBURG ORD. DEPOT

Offered here is a rare .58 caliber Spillman cartridge.  This Confederate cartridge was manufactured at the Lynchburg Ordnance Depot.  John Spillman of Warrenton received Confederate States patent… (490-1765). Learn More »

BREECH PLUG FOR M1816 MUSKET

BREECH PLUG FOR M1816 MUSKET

This is the barrel breech plug from a model 1816 musket.  Iron is in very good condition with an even brown patina.  Threads are good.  Tang is clearly stamped “1829”. A nice piece for an early… (M26138). Learn More »

WINCHESTER-LEE 1882-85 MAGAZINE

WINCHESTER-LEE 1882-85 MAGAZINE

The U.S. Army ordered some 700 of the Lee 1882 and the Navy about 1,500 of the 1885, both chambered for the government .45-70. The rifle was popular, however, and the company sold thousands in other… (1037-188). Learn More »

SCARCE 1832 PATTERN RIFLEMAN’S FLASK BY DINGEE

SCARCE 1832 PATTERN RIFLEMAN’S FLASK BY DINGEE

Dingee proposed a new design of flask to the government in 1831 and was given a contract for 3,450 in 1832. This example has both the maker’s stamp “R. Dingee / New York” on brass top and an… (1000-707). Learn More »

PUBLIC PROPERTY MARKED POWDER FLASK

PUBLIC PROPERTY MARKED POWDER FLASK

Just two thousand of these flasks were contracted for by James Baker of Philadelphia in 1825 and delivered by 1827. They were for use with military rifles, particularly the common rifle of 1817,… (1000-708). Learn More »

RELIC RICHMOND MUSKET TOOL

RELIC RICHMOND MUSKET TOOL

Excavated Confederate musket tool.  Hand forged iron tool manufactured at Richmond.  Constructed of one 3 ¾” long arm with a box-end wrench on the end.  A second piece, 3” long with a screw… (1000-1203). Learn More »

.69 CALIBER RIFLED MUSKET CARTRIDGE

.69 CALIBER RIFLED MUSKET CARTRIDGE

Regulation paper cartridge for the rifled .69 caliber muskets.  Paper cartridge containing a 3-groove “minie” ball and powder charge. Tied above the bullet and with the lower end folded closed to… (33-623). Learn More »


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US MARINE CORPS OFFICER’S ENGLISH MADE MAMALUKE WITH IVORY GRIP

Manufactured: England  Maker: Unmarked  Year: C1820-25  Model: Mamaluke Size: 35.8 inch blade, 1.21 wide  Condition: Excellent+ Tri-color blade - blue, gold and "white" of flat design. Ship's Mast, American Eagle, Standing Indian figure and… (870-76). Learn More »

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