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FRAMED C.S. OVAL “EGG SHAPED” BELT PLATE, RECOVERED FROM ATLANTA

FRAMED C.S. OVAL “EGG SHAPED” BELT PLATE, RECOVERED FROM ATLANTA

Belt plate was found on the Confederate line at the site of the Battle of Atlanta, Georgia, which took place in 1864.  Plate is in very good relic condition, just slightly warped. Plate is made of… (1030-262). Learn More »

RARE CONFEDERATE “THREE SQUARE” SOCKET BAYONET -- POT HOOK

RARE CONFEDERATE “THREE SQUARE” SOCKET BAYONET -- POT HOOK

This is an excavated example of a Confederate-made musket socket bayonet.  Measuring 14 ½” overall with a 2 5/8” socket.  This was made for an early .69 caliber musket with a bayonet lug… (1000-1389). Learn More »

12LB CANISTER BALL FROM THE OLD LONGSTREET HEADQUARTERS - GETTYSBURG

12LB CANISTER BALL FROM THE OLD LONGSTREET HEADQUARTERS - GETTYSBURG

Items are in uncleaned relic condition with pitted iron surfaces. Longstreet’s Headquarters was a small building that stood south of the intersection of West Confederate Ave. and Millerstown Road.… (224-360). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1841 MISSISSIPPI BARREL

RELIC MODEL 1841 MISSISSIPPI BARREL

Barrel meas. approx. 30.00 inches from muzzle to the tip of the breech tang. Item is rusted throughout. Most of the front sight remains. There is no rear sight and nipple is broken off. No markings… (1000-2589). Learn More »

RELIC CONFEDERATE RICHMOND CARBINE BARREL WITH MODEL 1855 SIGHT

RELIC CONFEDERATE RICHMOND CARBINE BARREL WITH MODEL 1855 SIGHT

Barrel meas. approx. 25.00 inches long. The front sight is present at the muzzle and the rear sight at the breech. Rear sight retains both flip-up leaves which are now frozen. Bolster with clean out… (1000-2586). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1842 SPRINGFIELD LOCKPLATE

RELIC MODEL 1842 SPRINGFIELD LOCKPLATE

Excavated iron lockplate from Springfield musket.  Surface pitting from being in the ground but has been lightly cleaned and coated. Lockplate only.   [jet] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (1000-2122). Learn More »

RELIC ENFIELD LOCKPLATE

RELIC ENFIELD LOCKPLATE

Excavated iron lockplate from a P-1853 Enfield rifle.  Moderate surface pitting from being in the ground, but has been cleaned.  Only the tumbler attached to the hammer and sear remain in place on… (1000-2143). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1816 SPRINGFIELD LOCKPLATE

RELIC MODEL 1816 SPRINGFIELD LOCKPLATE

Excavated iron lockplate from Springfield musket.  Surface pitting from being in the ground but has been cleaned by electrolysis. Most of “SPRING / FIELD / 1834” and “US” is visible amid… (1000-2125). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1842 LOCKPLATE AND HAMMER

RELIC MODEL 1842 LOCKPLATE AND HAMMER

Excavated iron lockplate and hammer from M-1842 musket.  Heavy surface rust and pitting from being in the ground. Uncleaned.  Some of the works remain in place on back of lockplate.  The mainspring… (1000-2151). Learn More »

EARLY 19TH CENTURY SECTION OF A JOINTED CURB BIT RECOVERED WHEN DIGGING THE FOUNDATION OF THE "ELECTRIC MAP" BUILDING – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

EARLY 19TH CENTURY SECTION OF A JOINTED CURB BIT RECOVERED WHEN DIGGING THE FOUNDATION OF THE "ELECTRIC MAP" BUILDING – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

One-half section of an iron jointed curb bit in relic condition. A small section of the hook remains that held the curb bit chain. Identified in John Geiselman's museum collection by his inventory… (224-404). Learn More »

DUG LEAD SABOT FROM A HOTCHKISS SHELL – JOHNSON/SWOPE COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG

DUG LEAD SABOT FROM A HOTCHKISS SHELL – JOHNSON/SWOPE COLLECTION, GETTYSBURG

Twisted section of sabot measures approx. 5” in width. Previously part of the collection of W.J. “Johnny” Johnson and his wife [maiden name Swope]. Mr. Johnson was a retired naval officer who… (224-398). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1842 SPRINGFIELD LOCKPLATE

RELIC MODEL 1842 SPRINGFIELD LOCKPLATE

Excavated iron lockplate from Springfield musket.  Surface pitting from being in the ground but has been lightly cleaned and coated. Lockplate only.   [jet] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (1000-2134). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1816 SPRINGFIELD LOCKPLATE

RELIC MODEL 1816 SPRINGFIELD LOCKPLATE

Excavated iron lockplate from a m-1816 Springfield musket that was converted to percussion.  Surface pitting from being in the ground but has been cleaned by electrolysis.  “US” is visible amid… (1000-2128). Learn More »

SLICE OF CONFEDERATE FLAG POLE FROM RICHMOND

SLICE OF CONFEDERATE FLAG POLE FROM RICHMOND

Here is a 3/8” thick slice of wood that measures 4 ¼” in diameter. Glued to one side is the remains of an old, printed label: “Richmond, Va., May 20, 1890. I, C.L. Parker, hereby cer[tify] that… (1030-324). Learn More »

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR WOOD CANE FROM CULP’S HILL

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR WOOD CANE FROM CULP’S HILL

Here is an early souvenir walking cane made of wood taken from the famous Gettysburg battlefield area of Culp’s Hill. This wooden cane measures about 35" long. The handle area retains a covering of… (224-377). Learn More »

EXCAVATED MODEL 1855 PISTOL CARBINE PARTS

EXCAVATED MODEL 1855 PISTOL CARBINE PARTS

This unusual weapon consisted of a large single shot pistol that had a detachable shoulder stock which theoretically transformed it into a carbine. Here are two excavated brass parts from the pistol… (1000-1146). Learn More »

EXCAVATED MODEL 1855 PISTOL CARBINE PART

EXCAVATED MODEL 1855 PISTOL CARBINE PART

This unusual weapon consisted of a large single shot pistol that had a detachable shoulder stock which theoretically transformed it into a carbine. Here are two excavated brass parts from the pistol… (1000-1147). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1855 LOCKPLATE AND HAMMER

RELIC MODEL 1855 LOCKPLATE AND HAMMER

Excavated iron lockplate from a Model 1855 rifle musket.  Lockplate with hammer and components. Hump back style plate featuring cutout for Maynard’s primers.  Relic is encrusted with rust and has… (1000-2115). Learn More »

DUG CONFEDERATE SPUR

DUG CONFEDERATE SPUR

This is a nice, excavated Confederate spur.  It is cast brass and retains a good green patina.  Possibly a copy of a civilian style. Has curved neck with no iron rowel remaining.  Slight bend at… (1000-1520). Learn More »

DUG CONFEDERATE SPUR

DUG CONFEDERATE SPUR

This is a nice, excavated Confederate spur. Similar in style to federal spurs. It is cast brass and retains a good green patina.  Has squared-off neck with no iron rowel remaining.  Slight bend in… (1000-1515). Learn More »


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CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABRE IDENTIFIED TO CAPTAIN MARCUS A. MOORE, 1ST MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY

Manufactured: Newark, NJ Maker: Sauerbier, Henry Year: Early Civil War Model: Model 1840 transitional with 1860 style grip Size: 34.2 inch blade, 1.17 wide, .353 thick This sword has all true Type 1 features with the exception of the Model 1860 style… (870-159). Learn More »

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