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NEW MODEL 1863 SHARPS CARBINE IDENTIFIED TO TROOPER IN 17TH ILLINOIS CAVALRY

NEW MODEL 1863 SHARPS CARBINE IDENTIFIED TO TROOPER IN 17TH ILLINOIS CAVALRY

The most famous, single-shot, percussion firearm used during the Civil War was the Sharps carbine, a .52 caliber, breechloading firearm invented and patented by Hartford, Connecticut native Christian… (22-25). Learn More »

INSCRIBED WHITNEY POCKET MODEL REVOLVER OF SERGEANT R.H. BLACKSTONE, 33rd MASS INFANTRY AND 2nd MASS HEAVY ARTILLERY

INSCRIBED WHITNEY POCKET MODEL REVOLVER OF SERGEANT R.H. BLACKSTONE, 33rd MASS INFANTRY AND 2nd MASS HEAVY ARTILLERY

This Second Model, Third Type, Whitney pocket revolver is .31 Caliber, five-shot, has a 4.5 inch barrel, serial number 14111, and has a very pretty, period script inscription on the buttstrap… (2022-983). Learn More »

PRESENTATION SMITH & WESSON MODEL 1 PRESENTED TO MATTHEW WATERS OF THE 18th MAINE INFANTRY & BATTERY D OF THE 1st MAINE HEAVY ARTILLERY

PRESENTATION SMITH & WESSON MODEL 1 PRESENTED TO MATTHEW WATERS OF THE 18th MAINE INFANTRY & BATTERY D OF THE 1st MAINE HEAVY ARTILLERY

Here we have a killer Smith & Wesson Model 1 Second Issue. Although this seven-shot revolver has seen much use, it’s seen the trials and tribulations of a soldier in the defenses of Washington,… (490-2969). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED CONFEDERATE JS ANCHOR ENFIELD

IDENTIFIED CONFEDERATE JS ANCHOR ENFIELD

The most iconic of the imported arms to see service with the Confederacy during the American Civil War is the British Pattern 1853 rifle-musket marked with the Confederate JS/Anchor viewer’s mark of… (88-138). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE TEXAS HALL CARBINE

CONFEDERATE TEXAS HALL CARBINE

In 1839, 1,000 Model 1836 carbines were ordered from Harpers Ferry. These guns, known as “Type II” Model 1836s, included some minor changes from the earlier Model 1836 carbines. These 1,000… (88-137). Learn More »

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SMITH & WESSON MODEL 1 ½ SECOND ISSUE REVOLVER ID’D TO A LIEUTENANT WILLIAM GREEN

SMITH & WESSON MODEL 1 ½ SECOND ISSUE REVOLVER ID’D TO A LIEUTENANT WILLIAM GREEN

Manufactured between 1868 and 1875 this revolver is a 5 shot .32 weapon. Barrel is 3.50 inches long with a very strong maker’s stamp on top of barrel. Bore has faint rifling and several spots of… (490-1657). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED M1861 SPRINGFIELD - MUNROE ELLISON 161st NEW YORK

IDENTIFIED M1861 SPRINGFIELD - MUNROE ELLISON 161st NEW YORK

This rifle saw a lot of action and campaigning in the western theatre and is a nice example of a Civil War veteran’s rifle musket, brought home and later inscribed to commemorate his service. The… (2021-698). Learn More »

MODEL 1816 CONE CONVERSION MUSKET TENTATIVELY IDENTIFIED TO J. N. VANCE, 30TH MISSISSIPPI SOLDIER

MODEL 1816 CONE CONVERSION MUSKET TENTATIVELY IDENTIFIED TO J. N. VANCE, 30TH MISSISSIPPI SOLDIER

Musket is a smoothbore .69 single shot muzzleloader in overall good condition. The barrel has a surface that is mostly dark with streaks of lighter areas. The brass blade front sight is mounted on the… (1000-107). Learn More »

HISTORICAL FIREARMS STOLEN FROM THE NATIONAL CIVIL WAR MUSEUM IN HARRISBURG, PA

HISTORICAL FIREARMS STOLEN FROM THE NATIONAL CIVIL WAR MUSEUM IN HARRISBURG, PA

Please click on the photograph above to view a flyer containing information regarding a Model 1860 Henry Rifle and pair of cased presentation Colt Revolvers identified to Secretary of War Simon…. Learn More »


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IMPORT MODEL 1850 CIVIL WAR FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO COL. RICHARD M. CORWINE, MEMBER OF GENERAL FREMONT’S STAFF

Original Civil War Model 1850 Field & Staff officer’s sword in nice condition complete with its metal scabbard. Sword is unmarked and is no doubt an import item. It is identified by a presentation inscription to R. M. Corwine, Aide-de-camp to… (870-157). Learn More »

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