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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 »

1843 DATED U.S. 1836 PATTERN PISTOL BY ASA WATERS WITH PERCUSSION CONVERSION

1843 DATED U.S. 1836 PATTERN PISTOL BY ASA WATERS WITH PERCUSSION CONVERSION

The Model 1836 pistol was the culmination of decades of experiment, experience, and change. Reilly considered it to be the “finest military flintlock pistol ever produced,” with “trim lines,… (1000-425). Learn More »

$950.00
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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 »

COLT NAVY SIZE FLASK WITH CORD

COLT NAVY SIZE FLASK WITH CORD

This Colt Navy size flask has a good, untouched patina. The face of the flask is decorated in relief with a pair of crossed revolvers at top, with an arc of thirteen stars and a band of sun-rays… (30-2156). Learn More »

NICE CONDITION REMINGTON M1863 PERCUSSION “ZOUAVE” RIFLE

NICE CONDITION REMINGTON M1863 PERCUSSION “ZOUAVE” RIFLE

The Model 1863 “Zouave” rifle was produced by the Remington arms firm of Ilion New York between 1862 and 1865. This .58 caliber, single shot percussion muzzleloader is in nice overall condition.… (G3975). Learn More »

$1,350.00
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WINCHESTER MODEL 1866 RIFLE MADE IN 1876

WINCHESTER MODEL 1866 RIFLE MADE IN 1876

Winchester made about 170,000 .44 caliber Model ‘66s in various configurations starting in 1866, when they overlapped with the last Henry rifles. Production ceased in 1884, but parts remained on… (169-479). Learn More »

FRENCH 1785 CONTRACT MUSKET FOR THE STATE OF VIRGINIA CONVERTED TO PERCUSSION

FRENCH 1785 CONTRACT MUSKET FOR THE STATE OF VIRGINIA CONVERTED TO PERCUSSION

After the Revolution and before the adoption of the Federal Constitution, Virginia realized that she had no source of new arms. In 1785, when Patrick Henry was Governor of the state, the Council of… (1000-252). Learn More »

FRENCH 1785 CONTRACT MUSKET FOR THE STATE OF VIRGINIA CONVERTED TO PERCUSSION- MARKED “54TH VA. REGT. NORFOLK BOROUGH”

FRENCH 1785 CONTRACT MUSKET FOR THE STATE OF VIRGINIA CONVERTED TO PERCUSSION- MARKED “54TH VA. REGT. NORFOLK BOROUGH”

After the Revolution and before the adoption of the Federal Constitution, Virginia realized that she had no source of new arms. In 1785, when Patrick Henry was Governor of the state, the Council of… (1000-253). Learn More »

DERINGER MILITARY FLINTLOCK RIFLE CONVERTED TO PERCUSSION

DERINGER MILITARY FLINTLOCK RIFLE CONVERTED TO PERCUSSION

These rare military arms were produced by Henry Deringer of Philadelphia between 1810 -1820. Overall this weapon meas. approx. 54.00 inches long. The octagon barrel is approx. 38.00 inches long and… (911-57). Learn More »

$5,200.00
Originally $6,500.00

COLT OPEN TOP REVOLVER

COLT OPEN TOP REVOLVER

Made from about 1871-1877 this revolver is .22 with a 2 3/8 inch barrel. Barrel is nickel plated. Top has a strong two line stamping flanked by Maltese crosses. Stamping reads “COLT’S PAT. F. A.… (911-19). Learn More »

$800.00
Originally $1,000.00

MODEL 1816 LOCKPLATE – EVANS VALLEY FORGE

MODEL 1816 LOCKPLATE – EVANS VALLEY FORGE

Musket lockplate for an early flintlock conversion.  Worn stamps “EVANS / VALLEY FORGE” in front of the hammer and “1823” behind. Percussion hammer. There are complete works mounted on the… (1000-1157). Learn More »

VIRGINIA MANUFACTORY LOCKPLATE DATED 1806

VIRGINIA MANUFACTORY LOCKPLATE DATED 1806

Musket lockplate for an early flintlock.  Marked “Virginia / Manufactory” under the pan and “Richmond / 1806” at the far left. No hammer, no mainspring. There is the sear, spring, and tumbler… (1000-1135). Learn More »

USMC MODEL 1912 HOLSTER FOR .45 AUTOMATIC -- WITH LEG STRAP

USMC MODEL 1912 HOLSTER FOR .45 AUTOMATIC -- WITH LEG STRAP

This is a US Marine Corps 1912 pattern holster. Designed for mounted use, this pattern holster for the 1911 Colt .45 automatic had a swivel to keep the holster vertical even when the wearer was on… (172-5470). 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 »

CONFEDERATE CAPTURED US CONTRACT MODEL 1861 MUSKET BY PARKER SNOW AS SEEN IN NEW REFERENCE BOOK ON CAPTURED & COLLECTED WEAPONS

CONFEDERATE CAPTURED US CONTRACT MODEL 1861 MUSKET BY PARKER SNOW AS SEEN IN NEW REFERENCE BOOK ON CAPTURED & COLLECTED WEAPONS

This contract Model 1861 by Parkers Snow & Company appears on page 60 of the new book “CAPTURED & COLLECTED: CONFEDERATE REISSUED ARMS” by Cpt. Steve W. Knott, USN (ret.) Weapon is in nice… (G3866). Learn More »

$4,500.00
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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 »

US CAVALRY M1881 HOLSTER FOR COLT SINGLE-ACTION ARMY SCHOFIELD SMITH AND WESSON

US CAVALRY M1881 HOLSTER FOR COLT SINGLE-ACTION ARMY SCHOFIELD SMITH AND WESSON

Both the .45 caliber Colt and the Schofield Smith and Wesson were issued to the cavalry and it made sense to devise a holster that would hold either one. The solution was to provide alternate… (172-5401). Learn More »


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AMES MODEL 1840 GENERAL OR STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO CAPTAIN, LATER GENERAL, ROBERT COWDIN FEBRUARY 22, 1848

This high-grade Ames sword displays a nice combination of history art. It shows some non-regulation elements that are not uncommon on militia swords, but generally follows the lines of the 1840 pattern for general officers, as clarified in the 1841… (870-345). Learn More »

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