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CIVIL WAR MEDICAL BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR MEDICAL BOTTLE

Nice representation of Civil War era medical bottle that reads embossed on the side “DR MCMUNN’S/ ELIXIR OF OPIUM.” Dr. John B. McMunn developed the elixir in the 1830s advertising as “This is… (1181-22). Learn More »

$20.00
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CIVIL WAR MEDICAL BOTTLE

CIVIL WAR MEDICAL BOTTLE

Nice representation of Civil War era medical bottle that reads embossed on the side “DR MCMUNN’S/ ELIXIR OF OPIUM.” Dr. John B. McMunn developed the elixir in the 1830s advertising as “This is… (1181-21). Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

RARE CIVIL WAR FIELD HOSPITAL FLAG

RARE CIVIL WAR FIELD HOSPITAL FLAG

The subject is complex! At the time of the Civil War, there was no prescribed design, size, or material for hospital flags. At first, both sides used simple red or yellow rectangles. Army of the… (88-141). Learn More »

$8,950.00
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WEST PHILADELPHIA HOSPITAL REGISTER, VOL. 1, NO. 17, JUNE 6, 1863

WEST PHILADELPHIA HOSPITAL REGISTER, VOL. 1, NO. 17, JUNE 6, 1863

Printed and published at the U.S. Army General Hospital in West Philadelphia. Eight pages, 7 ½” x 10 ½”. Filled with stories of general interest, songs, puzzles, and advertisements, similar to… (998-461). Learn More »

$75.00
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VERY NICE 19TH CENTURY APOTHECARY CHEST WITH BOTTLES AND A FEW INSTRUMENTS

VERY NICE 19TH CENTURY APOTHECARY CHEST WITH BOTTLES AND A FEW INSTRUMENTS

Nice dark grained wooden chest meas. approx. 9.50 inches wide x 11.08 inches long x 9.50 inches high. The box is constructed using rabbet type joints that have been glued. It has a brass hinged lid… (1147-02). Learn More »

$1,250.00
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1800s GOLD SCALES IN BOX

1800s GOLD SCALES IN BOX

This set of scales is complete with beam, both pans with intact suspension cords, and three weights. The set-up is housed in cardboard box with a brown leatherette top having red borders and a… (30-2249). Learn More »

DR. JACOBS’ “NERVE HARMONIZING, BLOOD PURIFYING AND INVIGORATING VEGETABLE PILLS”

DR. JACOBS’ “NERVE HARMONIZING, BLOOD PURIFYING AND INVIGORATING VEGETABLE PILLS”

Here is a full and still sealed wood pill box of Doctor Jacobs’ vegetable pills. The small wood cylinder with lid still has the original printed labels on top and bottom. Additionally, the container… (2022-668). Learn More »

17TH CENTURY BRONZE MORTAR APOTHECARY JAR WITH BULL MOTIFS

17TH CENTURY BRONZE MORTAR APOTHECARY JAR WITH BULL MOTIFS

Bronze mortars, like the one pictured here, were essential pharmaceutical tools for apothecaries dating from the 12th century and onward. Mortars from the 17th century ranged in materials from bronze,… (179-1122). Learn More »

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY CURVED SCISSORS

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY CURVED SCISSORS

Item meas. approx. 5.50 inches long with the cutting end curved to right. The maker’s mark reads “G. TIEMANN & CO.” Tiemann was one of the major suppliers of surgical sets and instruments… (413-118). Learn More »

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY SMALL FORCEPS

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY SMALL FORCEPS

Item meas. approx. 5.00 inches long and has a scissor shaped handle and small straight jaws. Forceps is bright with light scattered mottling. Works properly. Item is marked on the side with… (413-108). Learn More »

LARGE VETERINARY SPRING LANCET, MAKER MARKED, CIRCA 1850

LARGE VETERINARY SPRING LANCET, MAKER MARKED, CIRCA 1850

Large brass and steel veterinary instrument. A steel spring is attached to the bottom of the brass body. A blade is inserted into slot at the other end and secured with locking bar. Blade is cocked by… (766-1777). Learn More »

MEDIUM CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE

MEDIUM CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE

Black hard rubber syringes from various makers were purchased by the Union Medical Department during the Civil War for various medical procedures.  Among those procedures were for rectal infusion of… (413-166). Learn More »

EXTRA LARGE CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE – MAKER MARKED

EXTRA LARGE CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE – MAKER MARKED

Black hard rubber syringes from various makers were purchased by the Union Medical Department during the Civil War for various medical procedures.  Among those procedures were for rectal infusion of… (413-158). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA “LADIES” HARD RUBBER SYRINGE – MAKER MARKED

CIVIL WAR ERA “LADIES” HARD RUBBER SYRINGE – MAKER MARKED

Black hard rubber syringes from various makers were available for various medical procedures.  Among those procedures were for rectal infusion of liquids, application of medication to the eyes, ears,… (413-173). Learn More »

TIEMANN AMPUTATION SET OF SURGEON JAMES S. GALE, 60th NEW YORK

TIEMANN AMPUTATION SET OF SURGEON JAMES S. GALE, 60th NEW YORK

This is a military style amputation set using sliding latches on the case rather than a civilian key lock and screws securing the top as well as the brass top corners and bands at the upper corners of… (413-65). Learn More »

GERMAN WESTERWALD APOTHECARY PITCHER

GERMAN WESTERWALD APOTHECARY PITCHER

Circa 18th/19th century German cobalt grey salt glazed apothecary pitcher. Single handle with spout. Flower design with painted spout. Measures 3 ½” x 3”.  In excellent condition.  [ws]… (734-38). Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $200.00

LARGE CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE

LARGE CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE

Black hard rubber syringes from various makers were purchased by the Union Medical Department during the Civil War for various medical procedures.  Among those procedures were for rectal infusion of… (413-170). Learn More »

LARGE CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE

LARGE CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE

Black hard rubber syringes from various makers were purchased by the Union Medical Department during the Civil War for various medical procedures.  Among those procedures were for rectal infusion of… (413-169). Learn More »

LARGE CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE

LARGE CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE

Black hard rubber syringes from various makers were purchased by the Union Medical Department during the Civil War for various medical procedures.  Among those procedures were for rectal infusion of… (413-168). Learn More »

LARGE CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE

LARGE CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE

Black hard rubber syringes from various makers were purchased by the Union Medical Department during the Civil War for various medical procedures.  Among those procedures were for rectal infusion of… (413-163). Learn More »


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M1826 MARINE CORPS MAMALUKE SWORD BY HORSTMANN & SONS

Manufactured: Philadelphia Maker: Horstmann & Sons Year: c1830 - 59 Model: M1826 Size: 32 inch Condition: Excellent+ The 1826 styles of the Marine Mamaluke have brought about straighter blades, acid etched blade designs, more curvature to the… (870-81). Learn More »

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