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NEW YORK STATE CUFF BUTTON FROM OAK RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK STATE CUFF BUTTON FROM OAK RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

Excavated New York State seal button in excellent condition. Cuff size with straight shank. Smooth patina with 70% gilt remaining. Backmark is “EXTRA / QUALITY”. Recovered from Oak Ridge on the… (286-954). Learn More »

$65.00
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NEW YORK STATE CUFF BUTTON FROM OAK RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK STATE CUFF BUTTON FROM OAK RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

Excavated New York State seal button in excellent condition. Cuff size with straight shank. Smooth patina with 80% gilt remaining and two small spots of verdigris. Partial backmark is “G / EXT”.… (286-953). Learn More »

$65.00
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NEW YORK STATE CUFF BUTTON FROM THE PEACH ORCHARD, GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK STATE CUFF BUTTON FROM THE PEACH ORCHARD, GETTYSBURG

Excavated New York State seal button in excellent condition. Cuff size with straight shank. Smooth patina with 90% gilt remaining. Backmark is well worn. Recovered from Sherfy’s Peach Orchard. From… (286-951). Learn More »

$65.00
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NEW YORK STATE COAT BUTTON FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK STATE COAT BUTTON FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

Excavated New York State seal button in excellent condition. Coat size with straight shank. Smooth patina with 75% gilt remaining. Backmark is “GODDARD & BRO / EXTRA”. Recovered from Little… (286-949). Learn More »

$95.00
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NEW HAMPSHIRE STATE COAT BUTTON FROM THE PEACH ORCHARD, GETTYSBURG

NEW HAMPSHIRE STATE COAT BUTTON FROM THE PEACH ORCHARD, GETTYSBURG

Excavated New Hampshire State seal button in worn condition. Coat size with thin, bent shank. A combination of bad ground and over cleaning has left this button with a rough finish. Illegible… (286-947). Learn More »

NORTH CAROLINA COAT BUTTON FROM OAK RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

NORTH CAROLINA COAT BUTTON FROM OAK RIDGE, GETTYSBURG

Excavated North Carolina State seal button in fair condition; has been over cleaned. Coat size with shank broken off. Face has small push and has been cleaned; back still shows original brown patina… (286-946). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” COAT BUTTON FROM THE PEACH ORCHARD, GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” COAT BUTTON FROM THE PEACH ORCHARD, GETTYSBURG

Excavated block “I” button, a Confederate infantryman’s button in good but flat condition. Coat size with flattened shank. Smooth chocolate brown patina. No backmark just a ring of dots.… (286-945). Learn More »

$200.00
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BULLET STRUCK WOOD WITH VISIBLE U.S. .58 CALIBER MINIE BALL

BULLET STRUCK WOOD WITH VISIBLE U.S. .58 CALIBER MINIE BALL

Bullet struck pieces of trees were valued by veterans as an illustration of the intensity of the fire they endured, as a moment of the battle frozen in time, and occasionally as a commentary on nature… (172-5763). Learn More »

$225.00
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WOODWARD GETTYSBURG DESK SET WITH NICE SOUTH CAROLINA BUTTON

WOODWARD GETTYSBURG DESK SET WITH NICE SOUTH CAROLINA BUTTON

This is a very nice example of a “desk set” sold by Edward Woodward here in town, made from relics picked up on the field. He is known also for his engraved cannonballs, and seems to have sold… (286-1049). Learn More »

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CANE MADE OF WOOD FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CANE MADE OF WOOD FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP

Cane is made of one piece of wood cut from Little Round Top. It meas. approx. 34.25 inches long with a naturally formed handle approx. 4.00 inches long. What makes this cane especially nice is a brass… (668-334). Learn More »

UNION EAGLE “A” COAT BUTTON FROM THE PEACH ORCHARD, GETTYSBURG

UNION EAGLE “A” COAT BUTTON FROM THE PEACH ORCHARD, GETTYSBURG

Excavated eagle “A” button, a Union artillery officer’s button in good condition. Coat size (21mm) with straight shank. Remaining gilt highlights the “A” and details of the eagle. Brown… (286-944). Learn More »

UNION EAGLE “I” CUFF BUTTON FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

UNION EAGLE “I” CUFF BUTTON FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

Excavated eagle “I” button, a Union infantry officer’s button in good condition. Cuff size (15mm) with shank. 30% gilt highlights shield with “I” and raised details. Scoville backmark.… (286-941). Learn More »

$95.00
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UNION EAGLE “I” COAT BUTTON FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

UNION EAGLE “I” COAT BUTTON FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

Excavated eagle “I” button, a Union infantry officer’s button in good condition. Coat size (21mm) with shank. Brown/green patina. No backmark. Recovered from the Wheatfield. From the collection… (286-940). Learn More »

$95.00
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UNION EAGLE “I” COAT BUTTON FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

UNION EAGLE “I” COAT BUTTON FROM THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG

Excavated eagle “I” button, a Union infantry officer’s button in good condition. Coat size (21mm) with shank. Brown patina. No backmark. Recovered from the Wheatfield. From the collection of Ron… (286-939). Learn More »

$95.00
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UNION EAGLE “I” COAT BUTTON FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

UNION EAGLE “I” COAT BUTTON FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

Excavated eagle “I” button, a Union infantry officer’s button in good condition. Coat size (21mm) with shank. Brown patina. No backmark. Recovered from Little Round Top. From the collection of… (286-938). Learn More »

$95.00
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UNION EAGLE “I” COAT BUTTON FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

UNION EAGLE “I” COAT BUTTON FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

Excavated eagle “I” button, a Union infantry officer’s button in good condition. Coat size (21mm) with shank. Brown patina. No backmark. Recovered from Little Round Top. From the collection of… (286-937). Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

BEAUTIFUL UNION EAGLE “I” COAT BUTTON FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

BEAUTIFUL UNION EAGLE “I” COAT BUTTON FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

Excavated eagle “I” button, a Union infantry officer’s button in good condition. Coat size (23mm) with bent shank. 80% gilt remains with a few small spots of verdigris. Brown patina on rest is… (286-936). Learn More »

STONEWARE GINGER BEER BOTTLE WITH OVAL MAKER’S STAMP

STONEWARE GINGER BEER BOTTLE WITH OVAL MAKER’S STAMP

This is a nice, glazed stoneware beer bottle. Measures approximately 8.5” tall and is 3” in diameter at the base. Typical colors; tan glaze on top with cream glaze on bottom. Some graying is found… (2021-570). Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

SMALL STONEWARE JAR RECOVERED AT VICKSBURG

SMALL STONEWARE JAR RECOVERED AT VICKSBURG

  This is an old stoneware jar dug up near Vicksburg, MS.  Measures 3.5” tall by 2.5” in diameter. Cream color with clear glaze. Very minor scratches from being in the ground. These were used… (2021-574). Learn More »

$25.00
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EXCAVATED NORTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED NORTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

NC8. CS local. 23mm. BM: W. WILDT & SON/RICHMOND VA. Difficult to read. Face lightly cleaned with slight push on face. [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER… (766-1518). Learn More »


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