Military Accoutrements

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1880-1900 MASSACHUSETTS PLATE ON ORIGINAL BELT

1880-1900 MASSACHUSETTS PLATE ON ORIGINAL BELT

Supple leather post-war belt complete with size adjustment hardware and sliding leather keeper. Leather surface shows light surface wear and crazing. The plate is cast brass with an integral tongue… (450-187). Learn More »

$280.00
Originally $350.00

VERY ATTRACTIVE GOLD G.A.R. POST COMMANDER’S BADGE: HE “MARCHED AT 17 TO THE SEA WITH GENERAL SHERMAN”

VERY ATTRACTIVE GOLD G.A.R. POST COMMANDER’S BADGE: HE “MARCHED AT 17 TO THE SEA WITH GENERAL SHERMAN”

This beautiful, inscribed gold G.A.R. badge is a special presentation version of a Post Commander’s badge presented by the veterans to their Post Commander Henry C. Cann as he became a Past Post… (30-2257). Learn More »

RARE CONFEDERATE KNAPSACK

RARE CONFEDERATE KNAPSACK

The knapsack offered was the product of S. Isaac and Campbell of London. Here, in part, is what William Albaugh had to say about this company in his book Confederate Edged Weapons.".... Isaac,… (88-168). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE CANVAS SLING

CONFEDERATE CANVAS SLING

Painted canvas Confederate accoutrements supplied by firms in Columbus, Georgia, are well documented. They were a practical and both time and cost-saving alternative to leather gear. This is a very… (2022-2315). Learn More »

MODEL 1851 NCO SWORD BELT PLATE WITH KEEPER

MODEL 1851 NCO SWORD BELT PLATE WITH KEEPER

Civil War era non-commissioned officers belt buckle. Cast brass eagle buckle which has the three-piece applied German silver wreath.  The brass buckle has a dark patina. This has the narrow ½ inch… (1156-36). Learn More »

$325.00
ON HOLD

MODEL 1851 NCO SWORD BELT PLATE WITH KEEPER

MODEL 1851 NCO SWORD BELT PLATE WITH KEEPER

Civil War era non-commissioned officers belt buckle. Cast brass eagle buckle which has a one-piece applied German silver wreath.  The brass buckle has a dark patina. This has the narrow ½ inch wide… (1156-35). Learn More »

$325.00
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RARE EARLY MARINE CORPS EPAULETTES / WINGS

RARE EARLY MARINE CORPS EPAULETTES / WINGS

Heavily embroidered narrow bodied epaulettes with wide ends also known as “wings.” The top surface of these epaulets is a dark blue/black cloth with a very heavy, raised oak leaf decoration done… (344-2721). Learn More »

$4,500.00
Originally $5,500.00

SWORD OF CAPTAIN MAYO-DYER, HERO OF MOBILE BAY

SWORD OF CAPTAIN MAYO-DYER, HERO OF MOBILE BAY

The following historic sword was lent to the Melrose Museum in Melrose Mass. which was formerly Grant Post #4 by Mayo Dyer Hersey (August 30, 1886 – September 5, 1978) an American engineer,… (88-167). Learn More »

$3,600.00
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FLAG STAFF CAPTURED & USED BY THE 5TH CONNECTICUT VOLUNTEER INFANTRY, FROM THE ESTATE OF CONFEDERATE REPRESENTATIVE JAMES M. MASON OF “THE TRENT AFFAIR” FAME

FLAG STAFF CAPTURED & USED BY THE 5TH CONNECTICUT VOLUNTEER INFANTRY, FROM THE ESTATE OF CONFEDERATE REPRESENTATIVE JAMES M. MASON OF “THE TRENT AFFAIR” FAME

This homemade staff once held a Confederate flag that proudly waved over a Winchester, Virginia estate called “Selma” which was the property of Confederate politician James M. Mason. Mr. Mason is… (846-421). Learn More »

GOSLINE ZOUAVES, 95th PENNSYLVANIA, 6th CORPS BADGE – SGT. GEO. W. TITTLE

GOSLINE ZOUAVES, 95th PENNSYLVANIA, 6th CORPS BADGE – SGT. GEO. W. TITTLE

This Sixth Corps badge is nicely engraved in script with the soldier’s name and unit and is made with an integral loop at top for suspension from a narrow T-bar back upper bar. Wartime parallels… (665-89). Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG

Plate is in solid condition. There are no visible cracks or chips. The edge is complete with no missing brass. Eagle is well stamped against an almost solid black patina. Minor discolorations from… (2022-1427). Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG

Plate is in solid condition. There are no visible cracks or chips. The edge is complete with no missing brass however one side is pushed in a bit causing the plate to be out of round. Eagle is… (2022-1425). Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG

Plate has a slight concave appearance. It is complete despite three minor freeze cracks in the edge. There is no missing brass. Eagle stamping is visible but is subdued in areas due to dirt build… (2022-1429). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG BY LOCAL DIGGER KEN BREAM

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG BY LOCAL DIGGER KEN BREAM

Plate has a dark, almost black face but the details of the eagle stamping are still visible. Plate has some minor edge indentations near the eagle’s head. Reverse has approx. 20% of the lead fill… (595-1900). Learn More »

DUG PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

DUG PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

Face has a wonderful dark patina throughout. Detail to the eagle is very good however the plate has a small piece of missing material at bottom center. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill with a nice… (595-1901). Learn More »

DUG US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM THE 6TH CORPS LINES AT COLD HARBOR

DUG US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM THE 6TH CORPS LINES AT COLD HARBOR

Plate has a good solid face free of cracks with a nice dark patina overall and good detail to the eagle. Reverse has all three of the wire hooks and about 30% of the lead fill. Plate has two small… (595-1905). Learn More »

DUG PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE WITH BAYONET MARKS

DUG PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE WITH BAYONET MARKS

Face has a dark patina throughout with small light patches of discoloration. Detail to the eagle is good. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill with a nice smooth finish. Only one of the hooks are… (595-1903). Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG

Plate is in solid condition. There are no visible cracks or chips but there is a small amount of brass missing along one edge. The plate looks to have been scrubbed and cleaned causing some of the… (2022-1430). Learn More »

FIRST EDITION COPY OF “CONFEDERATE BUCKLES & PLATES” BY MULLINAX

FIRST EDITION COPY OF “CONFEDERATE BUCKLES & PLATES” BY MULLINAX

Nice, hardcover copy of “CONFEDERATE BELT BUCKLES & PLATES” by Steve E. Muillinax. Volume meas. approx. 8.75 x 11.25 inches and runs 248 pages. This is a first edition copy published in 1991… (1032-112). Learn More »

$200.00
ON HOLD

SKIN ONLY OF A US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

SKIN ONLY OF A US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

Skin is in good condition with no cracks or missing material. Nice patina to the face and good detail to the eagle. One edge is slightly pushed causing the plate to be out of round a bit. Reverse has… (1184-97). Learn More »


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SCARCE S.D. WALTON & Co. CIVIL WAR US ARMY CONTRACT FORAGE CAP

Samuel D. Walton of Philadelphia had significant government contracts for forage caps, but we don’t see many of his products, or ones still bearing his label at least, perhaps in large part since they seem to have been early war. This is a very… (1052-201). Learn More »

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