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US MODEL 1903 ARMY ISSUE CUP

US MODEL 1903 ARMY ISSUE CUP

Cylindrical tin cup meas. approx. 2.75 inches high and is 4.50 inches across the flat bottom. It has a rolled lip with a handle attached by two rivets, one at top and bottom of the handle. Bottom… (380-35). Learn More »

SINGLE, EARLY 19TH CENTURY BRASS STIRRUP

SINGLE, EARLY 19TH CENTURY BRASS STIRRUP

Stirrup has a nice darkened patina.  Measures 5” wide (at widest point) x 5 ¾” high. Bottom section shows minor wear/damage from use; there is one crack but seems to be holding together… (766-1784). Learn More »

G.A.R. REUNION PROGRAM CARD - 115th NEW YORK, 1892

G.A.R. REUNION PROGRAM CARD - 115th NEW YORK, 1892

Program on cardstock has black lettering that reads, "115th NEW YORK VETERAN ASSOCIATION, AUG. 26, '92. PROGRAM: 9:30 A.M. REGISTER AND PROCURE BADGES, 10:00 A.M. BUSINESS MEETING. 12:30 P.M. COOK… (1094-219). Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

G.A.R. CALLING CARD, S.W. HORNING - 115th NEW YORK VOLS.

G.A.R. CALLING CARD, S.W. HORNING - 115th NEW YORK VOLS.

Calling card features an embossed image of a G.A.R. badge. Black lettering reads, "S.W. HORNING /  POST 57, G.A.R. DEPT. OF NEW YORK / RESIDENCE FULTONVILLE N.Y. / CIVIL WAR CO. A, 115th REGT. N.Y.… (1094-248). Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

FOLDING WALLET IDENTIFIED TO SOLDIER IN 11TH MICHIGAN INFANTRY KILLED AT ATLANTA

FOLDING WALLET IDENTIFIED TO SOLDIER IN 11TH MICHIGAN INFANTRY KILLED AT ATLANTA

This folding wallet is made of soft, thin leather and measures approximately 13” long x 4.75” wide. There are pockets at either end and in the center are thin flaps sewn to the sides to hold… (149-34). Learn More »

$750.00
ON HOLD

THE SOLDIER'S HYMN BOOK

THE SOLDIER'S HYMN BOOK

Small hymn book measuring 2 3/4" x 4 1/4"; published by the New York Young Men's Christian Assn, John A. Gray Printer. ND. Front eps ink signature, "James H. Brown," w/ "Wm. B. Sprague" library stamp… (2022-639). Learn More »

$95.00
ON HOLD

NILES PATENT 1860 HARD RUBBER COLLAPSIBLE CUP WITH LID

NILES PATENT 1860 HARD RUBBER COLLAPSIBLE CUP WITH LID

Civil War-era, hard rubber collapsible cup with lid. The top cover (lid) is maker marked “NILES DRINKING CUP * PATENTED JUNE 5th * 1860 *”.  This cup has four connected segments that open and… (2022-637). Learn More »

G.A.R. CALLING CARD, J.E. REID - 115th NEW YORK VOLS.

G.A.R. CALLING CARD, J.E. REID - 115th NEW YORK VOLS.

Calling card features an embossed image of a G.A.R. badge. Black lettering reads, "J.E. REID /  POST 62, G.A.R. DEPT. OF MASS. / RESIDENCE NEWTON CENTRE MASS. / CIVIL WAR CO. C, 115th REGT. N.Y.… (1094-249). Learn More »

$20.00
SOLD

VERY NICE PAINTED TIN BOX IDENTIFIED TO 57TH PENNSYLVANIA MAJOR DISCHARGED FOR WOUNDS

VERY NICE PAINTED TIN BOX IDENTIFIED TO 57TH PENNSYLVANIA MAJOR DISCHARGED FOR WOUNDS

Heavy tin box meas. approx. 18.25 long x 8.25 wide x 6.25 inches high. The whole box is painted a dark green with each panel outlined in gold paint. Attached to the top center of the lid is a very… (2022-652). Learn More »

EMPTY “UNION” PHOTOGRAPH CASE WITH “THE HORSE RACE” SCENE

EMPTY “UNION” PHOTOGRAPH CASE WITH “THE HORSE RACE” SCENE

This is approximately a 1/6 plate hard case in octagonal or clipped-corner format. The thermoplastic case is in excellent condition overall. One of the hinges shows evidence of being glued. Two brass… (1043-206). Learn More »

SHEER WHITE VOILE DRESS C.1900-1910

SHEER WHITE VOILE DRESS C.1900-1910

Perfect for a summer garden party.  This dress is styled with an open neckline and short kimono sleeves, each embellished with a very fine chemical lace edging.  Softly pleated fabric creates a band… (742-40). Learn More »

$25.00
Originally $50.00

BLACK SILK SATIN MANTLE WITH CHENILLE FRINGE C.1865-1875

BLACK SILK SATIN MANTLE WITH CHENILLE FRINGE C.1865-1875

Black silk satin mantle is cut with a circular back and long tails in the front.  Darts and curved seams create shaping for the shoulders and arms.  The mantle closes with concealed buttons and… (742-118). Learn More »

$25.00
Originally $50.00

MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT’S WARTIME IDENTIFICATION BADGE, MASONIC PIN & EPHEMERA: OF THOMAS GILBERT, 18th NY BATTERY, MEDAL OF HONOR FOR HEROIC CONDUCT AT BATON ROUGE, 1864

MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT’S WARTIME IDENTIFICATION BADGE, MASONIC PIN & EPHEMERA: OF THOMAS GILBERT, 18th NY BATTERY, MEDAL OF HONOR FOR HEROIC CONDUCT AT BATON ROUGE, 1864

Among other items, this grouping includes the Thomas Gilbert’s wartime identification disk made from a silver seated Liberty coin, polished smooth on one side and professionally engraved with his… (480-227). Learn More »

$2,635.00
Originally $2,950.00
SOLD

INSCRIBED WARTIME 18th CORPS 2nd DIVISION STAFF CORPS BADGE OF MAJOR HENRY NOYES, 148th NY, AND A.A. INSPECTOR GENERAL, WIA COLD HARBOR

INSCRIBED WARTIME 18th CORPS 2nd DIVISION STAFF CORPS BADGE OF MAJOR HENRY NOYES, 148th NY, AND A.A. INSPECTOR GENERAL, WIA COLD HARBOR

This inscribed corps badge dates between June and October 1864, between the introduction of the badge and the owner’s posting to divisional staff, and his promotion to colonel of the 38th USCT in… (480-190). Learn More »

$2,880.00
Originally $3,200.00

GAR MUG WITH 1ST DIVISION 12TH CORPS BADGE

GAR MUG WITH 1ST DIVISION 12TH CORPS BADGE

Mug is marked on the bottom “FELDA CHINA, GERMANY” around the company logo. Mug is white with gold trim around the lip and the base with a red 1st Division, 12th Corps badge on the front. The mug… (2022-437). Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

7th NEW JERSEY SOLDIER’S STENCIL: DIED OF WOUNDS RECEIVED AT GETTYSBURG ON JULY 2, 1863

7th NEW JERSEY SOLDIER’S STENCIL: DIED OF WOUNDS RECEIVED AT GETTYSBURG ON JULY 2, 1863

This stencil was excavated and shows some creases and corrosion but the soldier’s name and hometown are clear: “OWEN S. CLARK / Cape Island / N. J.” Cape Island was the former name of modern… (2022-369). Learn More »

127th NEW YORK SOLDIER’S WHISKEY FLASK

127th NEW YORK SOLDIER’S WHISKEY FLASK

This is a pocket-size glass whiskey flask with metal screw top, leather covered upper body and lower body fitted with a metal drinking cup. Both the cap and cup are marked by James Dixon and Sons.… (480-245). Learn More »

$626.00
Originally $695.00

GUTTA-PERCHA POCKET WATCH KEY

GUTTA-PERCHA POCKET WATCH KEY

Nice, vintage piece which is still functional. Gold button at the top pushes in to fully reveal key. Gold ring is attached for hanging on a fob or chain. Measures 1 ¾” long. Marking in very small… (516-267). Learn More »

$60.00
Originally $75.00

1892 PATENT CHATILLION’S HANGING SPRING SCALE

1892 PATENT CHATILLION’S HANGING SPRING SCALE

Vintage iron scale is still functional. Reverse is brass with markings that read, “CHATTILLION’S IMPROVED SPRING BALANCE / NEW YORK/ PATD. JAN 6TH 1891 + 26TH 1892” as well as a numbered scale… (516-237). Learn More »

$20.00
Originally $25.00

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

This attractive 11” x 14” unframed display features a 2 ½” x 2” piece of coverlet that was owned by Colonel Elijah W. Penny who had service in three Indiana Union regiments and was wounded… (M25314). Learn More »


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VERY SCARCE U.S. CONTRACT 1812 CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD BY WILLIAM ROSE IN VERY NICE CONDITION

William Rose produced just 500 of these sabers on a U.S. contract from Purveyor of Public Supplies dated March 1812. The back edge of the curved, single-edge blade is stamped “W. ROSE” with some rubbing, but is clear and legible. The obverse… (766-1754). Learn More »

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