Cap & Cartridge Boxes

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PATTERN 1860 ENFIELD CARTRIDGE BOX

PATTERN 1860 ENFIELD CARTRIDGE BOX

This English cartridge box is constructed of black bridle leather and a white buff leather closing tab. Complete with inner and outer flaps, iron roller buckles, and wide belt loops. Five-compartment… (490-6815). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a Civil War-era percussion cap pouch. The shape of the leather shows actual field use overall. This pattern has the closing tab as a continuation of the outer flap. This latch tab is unbroken.… (2023-3165). Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

MANN’S WAISTBELT WITH BUCKLE, CAP BOX & ONE CARTRIDGE BOX WITH VERBAL ID TO 116TH NEW YORK SOLDIER -  FROM TEXAS MUSEUM

MANN’S WAISTBELT WITH BUCKLE, CAP BOX & ONE CARTRIDGE BOX WITH VERBAL ID TO 116TH NEW YORK SOLDIER - FROM TEXAS MUSEUM

William Mann, an officer in the 7th Michigan Cavalry, patented a system in late 1863 for both cavalry and infantry that distributed the weight of ammunition and accouterments more evenly and placed… (1179-416). Learn More »

PATTERN 1864 CARTRIDGE BOX DATED 1865 WITH SLING

PATTERN 1864 CARTRIDGE BOX DATED 1865 WITH SLING

Cartridge box is the Pattern of July 1864, Type 2 for .58 elongated ball cartridges. The leather on the box is good showing only minor surface wear and dirt from age and storage. Box side panels have… (172-5965). Learn More »

$875.00
ON HOLD

PATTERN 1861 CARTIDGE BOX WITH SLING AND BOTH PLATES

PATTERN 1861 CARTIDGE BOX WITH SLING AND BOTH PLATES

Box is for carrying the .58 caliber cartridge. Outer flap is in excellent condition. The leather surface is very smooth and mostly clean with some minor edge wear. The remains of the broken latch tab… (2023-1367). Learn More »

VERY GOOD CONDITION NAMED CONFEDERATE CARTRIDGE BOX

VERY GOOD CONDITION NAMED CONFEDERATE CARTRIDGE BOX

This well-made Confederate cartridge box follows the lines of the prewar rifle boxes intended for wear on the waist belt only. Made of black leather, the box is in very good condition and shows the… (1179-587). Learn More »

$3,000.00
ON HOLD

VERY SCARCE CONFEDERATE CAVALRY CARBINE CARTRIDGE BOX WITH INITIALS

VERY SCARCE CONFEDERATE CAVALRY CARBINE CARTRIDGE BOX WITH INITIALS

This a very scarce, “no-doubt-about-it,” Confederate cavalry carbine cartridge box. Made of black leather, the box still retains its tinned-iron liner with a single divider, enabling it to carry… (1213-02). Learn More »

$1,450.00
ON HOLD

CONFEDERATE CARTRIDGE BOX OF GEORGE WASHINGTON LITTON 29th VIRGINIA, CAPTURED AT DINWIDDIE COURTHOUSE/FIVE FORKS, DIED AS P.O.W. MAY 1865

CONFEDERATE CARTRIDGE BOX OF GEORGE WASHINGTON LITTON 29th VIRGINIA, CAPTURED AT DINWIDDIE COURTHOUSE/FIVE FORKS, DIED AS P.O.W. MAY 1865

This Confederate-made cartridge box follows the general lines of the U.S. 1857 pattern, is clearly inscribed by the Confederate soldier, is in excellent condition, must have made a wonderful war… (1179-627). Learn More »

$3,500.00
ON HOLD

MINT CIVIL WAR CAP BOX BY REUBEN NECE WITH INSPECTOR STAMP, WOOL AND PICK

MINT CIVIL WAR CAP BOX BY REUBEN NECE WITH INSPECTOR STAMP, WOOL AND PICK

This is a great example of a Federal cap box in pretty much new condition, as it would have come out of the crate for issue. The black finish is superb, with strong color and no flaking. Seams are… (1216-94). Learn More »

NICE U.S. PATTERN 1864 INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX

NICE U.S. PATTERN 1864 INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX

Pattern 1864 US cartridge box in good condition. The outer flap is boldly embossed “US” in the center and has a sub-inspector’s oval stamp on the lower, left corner. There is some light crazing… (490-6255). Learn More »

VERY GOOD CONFEDERATE CAP BOX

VERY GOOD CONFEDERATE CAP BOX

This Confederate cap box shows the maker was imitating to some degree the US pattern that came into use in early 1862, having a contoured, one-piece cover with integral latch tab extension fastening… (1130-03). Learn More »

SCARCE MERRILL CARTRIDGE BOX

SCARCE MERRILL CARTRIDGE BOX

This is a scarce Merrill cartridge box supplied by the company to the US government along with its rifles and carbines during the Civil War. Paul Johnson believed they were delivered with all carbines… (490-5258). Learn More »

US CIVIL WAR PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

US CIVIL WAR PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

The leather on this box is in overall good condition. The outer flap shows only light wear and moderate surface finish loss at top. Latch tab shows wear but is solid and attached by arched stitching… (1179-526). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR US NAVY CARTRIDGE BOX

CIVIL WAR US NAVY CARTRIDGE BOX

Leather is in good overall condition. Outer flap is stamped “USN” in an oval and has light crazing with some surface finish loss along the top. Latch tab is solid and supple. Tab is held in place… (1179-536). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY CARBINE CARTRIDGE BOX BY GAYLORD

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY CARBINE CARTRIDGE BOX BY GAYLORD

This carbine cartridge box is an original example of the classic leather accoutrement carried by mounted forces during the Civil War. This specimen is constructed of strong, black bridle leather. When… (1179-528). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE CAP BOX

CONFEDERATE CAP BOX

This Confederate cap box has some elements in common with its Yankee counterparts, but also shows some typically southern cost-saving measures. Much like the standard U.S. pattern introduced early in… (1213-01). Learn More »

VERY NICE US MAKER MARKED & INSPECTED PATTERN 1864 CARTRIDGE BOX WITH REPRODUCTION SLING

VERY NICE US MAKER MARKED & INSPECTED PATTERN 1864 CARTRIDGE BOX WITH REPRODUCTION SLING

Cartridge box is the Pattern of July 1864, Type 2 for .58 elongated ball cartridges. The leather on the box is excellent showing only minor surface wear. The exterior flap has a strongly embossed… (1205-07). Learn More »

MAKER-MARKED & DATED CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

MAKER-MARKED & DATED CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a Civil War percussion cap pouch. The leather is clean and the whole piece is in good overall condition. This pattern has the integral closing tab as an extension of the outer flap. The latch… (1052-650). Learn More »

US CIVIL WAR LEATHER PERCUSSION CAP BOX MARKED “PHILADELPHIA HOME GUARD”

US CIVIL WAR LEATHER PERCUSSION CAP BOX MARKED “PHILADELPHIA HOME GUARD”

Box is in good used condition. Outer flap is shield shaped with latch tab sewn to the underside of the flap. Leather surface shows some moderate wear from use, storage, and age. Tab is solid. Clearly… (490-5566). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE CAP BOX WITH COMPANY LETTER “D” AND REPAIRED BELT LOOP

CONFEDERATE CAP BOX WITH COMPANY LETTER “D” AND REPAIRED BELT LOOP

Cap box has a somewhat stiff outer flap that is finished much like 1840 militia leather with a black oil type finish that shows some crazing. Attached to the outer flap is a false embroidered script… (1000-685). Learn More »

$750.00
Originally $950.00


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CONFEDERATE FIRST NATIONAL FLAG FROM ISLAND NUMBER TEN

This Confederate First National flag has a tight provenance going back to 1935, and before that an oral history as a war souvenir brought back from Island Number Ten by James William McLaughlin, a prominent Cincinnati architect who in 1861 had served… (1179-004). Learn More »

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