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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

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 »

$150.00
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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

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
SOLD

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

.50-45 BAR-ANVIL PRIMED CARTRIDGE (FRANKFORD ARSENAL)

.50-45 BAR-ANVIL PRIMED CARTRIDGE (FRANKFORD ARSENAL)

This is a nice cartridge used in the .50 caliber Remington rolling block Cadet Rifle. Manufactured at the Frankford arsenal. Copper case with lead bullet. This cartridge is crimped very close to the… (998-1227). Learn More »

"DUG" .58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE BY JOHNSON & DOW

"DUG" .58 CALIBER RIFLE MUSKET CARTRIDGE BY JOHNSON & DOW

Johnson & Dow received patents #33,393, #34,061, and #35,687 dated October 1, 1861, January 7, and June 24, 1862 for their cartridges. Using paper or fabric that was treated to make it… (490-2889). 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 »

$280.00
Originally $350.00

EARLY POWDER MEASURE FOR PENNSYLVANIA/KENTUCKY RIFLES

EARLY POWDER MEASURE FOR PENNSYLVANIA/KENTUCKY RIFLES

Early hand-made powder measure for long hunting rifles. Measures 4.25" long overall with the tube being 4" long by 3/8" in diameter.  A nice accessory for a long rifle. [jet]… (490-2896). 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 »

$500.00
Originally $625.00

WOODEN CRATE FOR SHARPS CARBINES DATED AUGUST 1876

WOODEN CRATE FOR SHARPS CARBINES DATED AUGUST 1876

Wooden shipping crate for 10 sharps carbines. Crate is missing the lid but is marked on one end with a clear date of “AUGUST 1876.” The same edge has some faint markings that look to read “10… (172-5755). Learn More »

EXTREMELY SCARCE HARPERS FERRY .58 CALIBER GANG MOLD FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

EXTREMELY SCARCE HARPERS FERRY .58 CALIBER GANG MOLD FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

This is a complete Harpers Ferry gang mold for .58 caliber Minie balls that is not only extremely scarce on its own, but has a good Gettysburg provenance, having been picked up after the battle by a… (172-5762). Learn More »

“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 »

$450.00
Originally $495.00

.50 CALIBER MAYNARD CARTRIDGES

.50 CALIBER MAYNARD CARTRIDGES

Priced to Sell – These are non-excavated cartridges for the .50 caliber Maynard carbine.  Lead bullet with flat nose and a single groove in a brass case with large disc soldered to the bottom. A… (490-768). Learn More »

.45 CALIBER IRON PISTOL BALL MOLD & BARREL TOOL

.45 CALIBER IRON PISTOL BALL MOLD & BARREL TOOL

Iron scissor-type mold to cast a lead round ball for revolvers.  Measures approximately 3.5” long overall. Single cavity mold with spout. Sprue cutter is formed between the two handles. Cavity… (1164-46). Learn More »

PAPER WRAPPED PACK OF PERCUSSION CAPS

PAPER WRAPPED PACK OF PERCUSSION CAPS

Typical Civil War-era package of percussion caps.  Wrapped in tan cartridge paper, tied with string at top and folded closed at bottom.  Measures approximately 2 ½” long. One of these was… (172-4576). Learn More »

OPEN PACKAGE FOR .44 CALIBER CARTRIDGES FOR “REVOLVING HOLSTER PISTOL” WITH BULLETS

OPEN PACKAGE FOR .44 CALIBER CARTRIDGES FOR “REVOLVING HOLSTER PISTOL” WITH BULLETS

An open package for .44 caliber paper cartridges in good condition with five of the original bullets inside. “Expressly For Colt’s Patent Revolving Holster Pistol.” This is the pasteboard box… (286-1019). Learn More »

VERY LARGE POWDER FLASK BY J. DIXON & SONS, SHEFFIELD

VERY LARGE POWDER FLASK BY J. DIXON & SONS, SHEFFIELD

This very large flask has to have been for shotguns. Constructed with a copper body, with brass top and spout. Measures approximately 11” tall x 5” at widest point. Unadorned body. Thumb tab and… (172-5639). Learn More »


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ORIGINAL WAR OF 1812 ERA TWELVE-POUNDER AMERICAN GUNADE – AND REMEMBER THE ALAMO!

This twelve-pounder gunade, dating about 1800-1820, was deaccessioned several years ago from the Fort Ticonderoga collection of artillery. It is unmarked and likely American. The gunade, or gunnade, was an offshoot of the carronade, which was… (1124-01). Learn More »

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