Insignia & Badges

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BEAUTIFUL JEWELER-MADE SILVER AND BLUE ENAMEL FIRST RHODE ISLAND DETACHED MILITIA BADGE

BEAUTIFUL JEWELER-MADE SILVER AND BLUE ENAMEL FIRST RHODE ISLAND DETACHED MILITIA BADGE

This silver badge is intricately engraved with a double border and bears the Rhode Island state seal at top: a blue enamel anchor underneath the motto “HOPE,” also in blue enamel, on a banderole,… (286-1088). Learn More »

WILSON’S CAVALRY CORPS VETERAN’S BADGE

WILSON’S CAVALRY CORPS VETERAN’S BADGE

This veteran’s badge uses a miniature Spencer carbine with a pin back to suspend a looped brass wire holding a blue swallowtail flag, with a pair of crossed sabers in white metal pinned to it. It… (1052-187). Learn More »

WILSON’S CAVALRY CORPS VETERAN’S BADGE

WILSON’S CAVALRY CORPS VETERAN’S BADGE

This veteran’s badge uses a miniature Spencer carbine with a pin back to suspend a white swallowtail flag by a looped brass wire, with a pair of crossed sabers in white metal pinned to it. It… (1052-186). Learn More »

WILSON’S CAVALRY CORPS VETERAN’S BADGE

WILSON’S CAVALRY CORPS VETERAN’S BADGE

This veteran’s badge uses a Spencer in white metal on a flat gilt brass pin back bar, from which hangs a wide red swallowtail flag with a pair of crossed sabers in white metal pinned to it. It… (1052-185). Learn More »

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR US STAFF WREATH HAT INSIGNIA

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR US STAFF WREATH HAT INSIGNIA

The US-and-wreath hat insignia would more accurately be called the command and staff insignia. Descended from 1832 and 1839 pattern officer’s belt plates, the silver US in Old English, surrounded by… (1052-183). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR INFANTRY OFFICER’S HAT INSIGNIA

CIVIL WAR INFANTRY OFFICER’S HAT INSIGNIA

This is a good example of the regulation hat insignia for an officer of infantry, indicated by the bugle or hunting horn constructed of gold bullion embroidery on a black velvet ground. The insignia… (1052-182). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY OFFICER’S HAT INSIGNIA

CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY OFFICER’S HAT INSIGNIA

This is an extremely nice Civil War hat insignia for an artillery officer. The heavy gold bullion embroidery retains very nice, subdued gold tones with only a couple of spots of oxidation or light… (1052-181). Learn More »

$700.00
ON HOLD

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

UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS SHOULDER SCALES

UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS SHOULDER SCALES

These are stamped brass style of shoulder scales. Similar in appearance to the enlisted style. No turnbuckles or fringe. Includes separate piece on underside to attach hanging fringe. The brass… (490-2933). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY OFFICER'S CAP INSIGNIA

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY OFFICER'S CAP INSIGNIA

This is a nice example of embroidered bullion cap insignia in small size, without border, intended for the lower front of an officer’s forage cap or a low crown kepi, as became stylish later in the… (1052-150). Learn More »

FRAMED PERSONALIZED OVERCOAT BUTTON IDENTIFIED TO MAJOR GENERAL PHILIP KEARNY WITH RELATED ITEMS

FRAMED PERSONALIZED OVERCOAT BUTTON IDENTIFIED TO MAJOR GENERAL PHILIP KEARNY WITH RELATED ITEMS

Modern wood frame with a double blue mat divided into two sections. The right section has a very large overcoat button designed by and made for Major General Philip Kearny. The button face is… (523-73). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR INFANTRY SERGEANT CHEVRONS

CIVIL WAR INFANTRY SERGEANT CHEVRONS

This is an excellent pair of dead-real, no doubt-about-it Civil War infantry chevrons. These are made of light blue worsted wool stripes sewn to a dark blue wool background patch, which in turn would… (1052-103). Learn More »

SINGLE BORDER CAPTAIN OF CAVALRY SHOULDER STRAPS

SINGLE BORDER CAPTAIN OF CAVALRY SHOULDER STRAPS

Straps are in very nice condition. Each meas. approx. 3.00 inches long by 1.50 inches wide with a yellow felt rank field that has held its color well and shows light surface wear at center. Single… (1052-121). Learn More »

RARE HARD TO FIND FIRST EDITION COPY OF “CIVIL WAR CORPS BADGES AND OTHER RELATED AWARDS, BADGES, MEDALS OF THE PERIOD”

RARE HARD TO FIND FIRST EDITION COPY OF “CIVIL WAR CORPS BADGES AND OTHER RELATED AWARDS, BADGES, MEDALS OF THE PERIOD”

Published by the author, Stanley S. Phillips in 1982, this volume is the standard research book on Civil War era Corps badges and other assorted awards. Volume is bound in gray cloth with the title on… (410-770). Learn More »

GOLD PRESENTATION POST COMMANDER G.A.R. BADGE OF MICHAEL RIORDON

GOLD PRESENTATION POST COMMANDER G.A.R. BADGE OF MICHAEL RIORDON

This beautiful gold G.A.R. badge is dated 1894, very close to the highpoint of the veterans’ organization when it reached more than 400,000 in 1890 and was a powerful force in politics and… (30-2237). Learn More »

PRESENTATION GOLD G.A.R. BADGE TO DEPARTMENT COMMANDER H. T. DUNBAR WITH 5th CORPS BADGE AND BUCKTAILS BAR

PRESENTATION GOLD G.A.R. BADGE TO DEPARTMENT COMMANDER H. T. DUNBAR WITH 5th CORPS BADGE AND BUCKTAILS BAR

This very attractive gold G.A.R. badge has the red-bordered flag of a department level officer and the miniature shoulder strap with two silver stars on black indicating a department commander. The… (30-2236). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR INFANTRY OFFICER’S EMBROIDERED CAP INSIGNIA

CIVIL WAR INFANTRY OFFICER’S EMBROIDERED CAP INSIGNIA

Gold colored hunting horns with a full loop became the regulation insignia for U.S. infantry in 1851 and lasted until the adoption of crossed rifles in 1875. This is a very good example of the… (998-653). Learn More »

CHOICE EXAMPLE OF THE CIVIL WAR INFANTRY OFFICER’S HAT INSIGNIA

CHOICE EXAMPLE OF THE CIVIL WAR INFANTRY OFFICER’S HAT INSIGNIA

This is a beautiful example of the regulation U.S. infantry officer’s hat insignia made with an internal stiffener and fitted with two loops for attachment to the officer’s version of the M1858… (490-2640). Learn More »

VERY NICE CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S 1858 PATTERN HARDEE HAT SIDE EAGLE

VERY NICE CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S 1858 PATTERN HARDEE HAT SIDE EAGLE

This is a high-quality example of the regulation side-eagle used to pin up the brim of the officer’s 1858 pattern dress hat in very good condition, with an internal stiffener and the two loops in… (490-2633). Learn More »

BEAUTIFUL 75th INFANTRY REGIMENT OFFICER’S HAT INSIGNIA

BEAUTIFUL 75th INFANTRY REGIMENT OFFICER’S HAT INSIGNIA

This is a near mint, embroidered bullion officer’s hat insignia still on its large patch, which would be trimmed down for sewing directly on a hat or cap, or fitted on stiffener with loops. The gold… (172-5764). Learn More »


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SWORD PRESENTED TO LT. JOHN J. POPE, A MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER WOUNDED AT PETERSBURG

Officer’s cavalry sabre inscribed between the top mount and throat, "Presented to /  Lt. J. Foster Pope / 14th Regt. Mass. Vols. / by / his late mess mates of / Co. A Mass. 13th / Apr 15th 1862". On July 16, 1861 23 year old John Foster Pope… (870-252). Learn More »

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