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US EAGLE COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT 1ST CORPS HOSPITAL SITE, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

US EAGLE COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT 1ST CORPS HOSPITAL SITE, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

Nice chocolate patina. Shank present though bent. Backmark partially legible:  “_____L MFG CO WATERBURY”. This button was found by local Gettysburg resident and relic hunter Ken Bream. Mr. Bream… (1163-126M) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

US EAGLE COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT 1ST CORPS HOSPITAL SITE, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

US EAGLE COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT 1ST CORPS HOSPITAL SITE, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

Nice dark brown patina. Shank present; backmark present but illegible. This button was found by local Gettysburg resident and relic hunter Ken Bream. Mr. Bream was born and raised in Gettysburg and… (1163-126L) SOLD. Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CIVIL WAR MUSLIN SHIRT ATTRIBUTED TO 21ST ILLINOIS MUSICIAN

CIVIL WAR MUSLIN SHIRT ATTRIBUTED TO 21ST ILLINOIS MUSICIAN

Shirt is made of white muslin throughout. It is of the pullover style with a pleated panel on the front. Center of the panel has three button placket with small white mother-of-pearl buttons. Shirt… (1179-181) SOLD. Learn More »

RICE BAG INSERT FOR STATE OF MASSACHSETTS ISSUED LINEN HAVERSACK

RICE BAG INSERT FOR STATE OF MASSACHSETTS ISSUED LINEN HAVERSACK

This is the interior bag that is meant for use inside the linen haversack issued by the State of Massachusetts early in the war. The bag meas. approx. 9.75 inches wide x 9.00 inches high. It has two… (1179-169) SOLD. Learn More »

PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD RIFLE TOMPION

PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD RIFLE TOMPION

A very nice example of the Enfield rifle tompion. These were issued with the caliber .577 rifles to be inserted into the muzzles to protect against moisture and dirt from getting into the barrel.… (2022-1558) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD RIFLE TOMPION

PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD RIFLE TOMPION

A very nice example of the Enfield rifle tompion. These were issued with the caliber .577 rifles to be inserted into the muzzles to protect against moisture and dirt from getting into the barrel.… (2022-1556) SOLD. Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

RELIC PORTION OF SWORD BLADE – RECOVERED NEAR FREDERICKSBURG

RELIC PORTION OF SWORD BLADE – RECOVERED NEAR FREDERICKSBURG

Offered here is a 14” long piece of sword blade. The relic is in rusty, “dug” condition. Uncoated. Appears to be the end of a foot officer’s sword. Recovered from a New York cavalry camp site… (2022-1386) SOLD. Learn More »

$37.50
SOLD

INTERESTING CIVIL WAR ERA HANDMADE PAIR OF CORDUROY TROUSERS/CHAPS WITH 31 EAGLE “I” BUTTONS

INTERESTING CIVIL WAR ERA HANDMADE PAIR OF CORDUROY TROUSERS/CHAPS WITH 31 EAGLE “I” BUTTONS

Chaps are made of a heavy brown ribbed corduroy with an interior lining of a brown ticking material with blue stripes. Running down each leg are thirteen buttons that are all original to the garment.… (1179-238) SOLD. Learn More »

IDENTIFICATION DISK OF PRIVATE GEORGE L. BROWN OF THE 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE VOLUNTEERS, MORTALLY WOUNDED AT CHANCELLORSVILLE

IDENTIFICATION DISK OF PRIVATE GEORGE L. BROWN OF THE 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE VOLUNTEERS, MORTALLY WOUNDED AT CHANCELLORSVILLE

These ID disks were offered by sutlers for private purchase to soldiers while in camp and typically were made of brass, tin, or pewter. Other ID badges are prevalent as well, some in the shape of a… (490-3754) SOLD. Learn More »

WORLD CLASS ID’D MARYLAND SOLDIER’S BOILER/MESS CUP WITH LID

WORLD CLASS ID’D MARYLAND SOLDIER’S BOILER/MESS CUP WITH LID

This is a wonderfully identified soldiers tinned iron boiler or mess cup with lid. The cup measures about 4.75 inches tall without the lid and is made with the handle secured by two rivets and solder… (1081-12) SOLD. Learn More »

IDENTIFIED REGULATION ISSUE CIVIL WAR CAVALRY SABER BELT RIG

IDENTIFIED REGULATION ISSUE CIVIL WAR CAVALRY SABER BELT RIG

This is an issued and identified, but still minty, Union cavalry saber belt with matching bench number “93” on the reverse of the rectangular eagle saber belt plate and on the hasp, indicating… (2022-1024) SOLD. Learn More »

FRAMED LINCOLN MONUMENT CERTIFICATE

FRAMED LINCOLN MONUMENT CERTIFICATE

Item is a framed certificate of a patron’s donation to the construction of the Lincoln Monument.  The monument is illustrated here on the certificate.  Construction of the monument began on… (2022-624) SOLD. Learn More »

RARE WHITWORTH SHELL FRAGMENT FROM GETTYSBURG

RARE WHITWORTH SHELL FRAGMENT FROM GETTYSBURG

Here is an extremely rare Gettysburg relic. This is a fragment of a Confederate imported English 2.75” hexagonal Whitworth artillery shell. This chunk of iron measures about 5” x 1.5”. The… (490-3795) SOLD. Learn More »

.45-70 CARTRIDGE

.45-70 CARTRIDGE

The official designation of this cartridge at the time was “US center-fire metallic cartridge” with the commercial designation being .45-70-405.  This represented caliber .50, powder charge 70… (2022-922) SOLD. Learn More »

$15.00
SOLD

1850 ENGLISH GOLD COIN SCALE

1850 ENGLISH GOLD COIN SCALE

Gold colored, British sovereign coin scale with marked “SOVERIGN WARRENTED” on the scales.  Items, such as this, were made circa 1845 or later.  The British Sovereign was a minted coin beginning… (179-1148) SOLD. Learn More »

$62.00
SOLD

AMERICAN CAVALRY PILLBOX STYLE CAP

AMERICAN CAVALRY PILLBOX STYLE CAP

This visor-less form of cap was not US regulation, but shows up in some late-war Civil War images of officers and a taller version was uniform in the 3rd New Jersey Cavalry, the “Butterflies.” The… (2022-630) SOLD. Learn More »

MILITIA / CONFEDERATE CLIPPED-CORNER BELT PLATE WITH FIELD REPAIR

MILITIA / CONFEDERATE CLIPPED-CORNER BELT PLATE WITH FIELD REPAIR

Excavated brass “clipped corner” belt plate.  Smooth brown patina with traces of surface dirt.  Belt plate is flat with no bends, cracks, or folds.  Back of plate has tongue and faint solder… (2022-1348) SOLD. Learn More »

BULLET IN WOOD RECOVERED IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA

BULLET IN WOOD RECOVERED IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA

Recovered in Central Virginia. Laid on its side the bullet reveals one inch section of flattened .58 cal. minie ball. An attractive, almost artistic, piece of wood, with the grain and horizontal… (2022-959) SOLD. Learn More »

US ENLISTED MAN’S BELT WITH ID TO OHIO SOLDIER WOUNDED AT WINCHESTER

US ENLISTED MAN’S BELT WITH ID TO OHIO SOLDIER WOUNDED AT WINCHESTER

Used leather waist belt in good pliable condition complete with the brass keeper and Pattern 1839 oval US belt plate. The leather has very little original finish left but is still strong and has four… (2022-945) SOLD. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERIOD CARPET BAG WITH ID TO 47TH MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER

CIVIL WAR PERIOD CARPET BAG WITH ID TO 47TH MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER

This bag is made of a very heavy carpet material that has the usual floral decorative pattern using multiple colors giving the bag an almost kaleidoscopic appearance. The top is formed by a brass… (1179-312) SOLD. Learn More »


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DAGUERROTYPE IN UNIFORM OF LEWIS HENRY LITTLE, BREVET FOR GALLANT AND MERITORIOUS CONDUCT AT MONTEREY 1846; KILLED IN ACTION AS CONFEDERATE BRIGADIER GENERAL AND DIVISION COMMANDER AT IUKA 1862

This very clear sixth-plate daguerreotype dates about 1850 and shows Lewis Henry Little, usually referred to by his middle name, as a Captain in the 7th U.S. Infantry. Born in Maryland in 1817, he was appointed 2nd Lieutenant in the 5th US Infantry… (1138-1808). Learn More »

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