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MAINE VOLUNTEER MILITIA CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM CASTLEMAN’S FERRY

MAINE VOLUNTEER MILITIA CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM CASTLEMAN’S FERRY

This is a nice chocolate brown color excavated VMM box plate found at Castleman’s Ferry, Virginia. This is on the Shenandoah River and was the scene of the Battle of Cool Spring in 1864, but was the… (766-1541). Learn More »

EXCAVATED NORTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED NORTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

NC8. 23mm. CS local. Deep chocolate patina. Back with channel w/star. Some ground action on reverse. [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (766-1516). Learn More »

RARE 10” MORTAR SHELL (FRENCH & INDIAN OR REVOLUTIONARY WAR) FROM FORT TICONDEROGA MUSEUM COLLECTION

RARE 10” MORTAR SHELL (FRENCH & INDIAN OR REVOLUTIONARY WAR) FROM FORT TICONDEROGA MUSEUM COLLECTION

This early mortar shell was once housed in the Fort Ticonderoga Museum collection. It is an excavated 10” mortar shell in relic condition. The iron body of the shell is in solid condition with… (1117-26). Learn More »

PORTION OF LEAD BAR

PORTION OF LEAD BAR

This is an excavated chunk of a lead bar. These were sometimes used in the field to cast bullets. There are many examples that have been found that feature company names. This piece measures 3 ½”… (2021-524). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE McEVOY FUSE IGNITER

CONFEDERATE McEVOY FUSE IGNITER

This is the excavated lead weight and wire pin portion of a McEvoy fuse igniter device. Invented by C.A. McEvoy of Richmond, and patented January 7, 1863. Designed for rifled projectiles, which… (1000-2636). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE McEVOY FUSE IGNITER

CONFEDERATE McEVOY FUSE IGNITER

This is the excavated lead weight and wire pin portion of a McEvoy fuse igniter device. Invented by C.A. McEvoy of Richmond, and patented January 7, 1863. Designed for rifled projectiles, which… (1000-2635). Learn More »

RELIC 5TH CORPS BADGE DUG AT PETERSBURG

RELIC 5TH CORPS BADGE DUG AT PETERSBURG

Sheet iron 5th Corps badge that meas. approx. 1.25 x 1.25 inches. There is a faint crease in the left half of the badge and each arm has lost a small bit of iron giving the cross a truncated… (1132-02). Learn More »

FRENCH 3.4” SHELL FOR RIFLED CANNONS

FRENCH 3.4” SHELL FOR RIFLED CANNONS

One of the earliest ideas for rifled cannon was suggested by Frenchman Cavalier Treulle de Beaulieu in 1842, consisting of a barrel with deep helical grooves firing a shell with studs on it to ride in… (154-514). Learn More »

RELIC U.S. PARROTT FUSE ADAPTER FOR 20 & 30-PDR.

RELIC U.S. PARROTT FUSE ADAPTER FOR 20 & 30-PDR.

Zinc fuse adapter for a 10-pounder Parrott rifled cannon. Measures approximately 1.76” long. Rounded flange atop a threaded body. A couple of small dings on top from being fired. Two small holes for… (M26283). Learn More »

COBALT BLUE FEATHER EDGE IRONSTONE PLATTER

COBALT BLUE FEATHER EDGE IRONSTONE PLATTER

This style was made in Staffordshire and Leeds areas in England, circa 1840-60. This is a large serving platter with raised edge featuring cobalt blue “feather edge” design. Unmarked. Measures… (213-108). Learn More »

RELIC M1873 MAYNARD BULLET MOLD

RELIC M1873 MAYNARD BULLET MOLD

Iron bullet mold measures approximately 7 ½” long. Two halves pinned with rivet and has floating sprue cutter. Iron is pitted but not badly; could be “dug” or out of a barn. Still opens and… (1117-238). Learn More »

U.S. / C.S. CASE SHOT BALL

U.S. / C.S. CASE SHOT BALL

Area of recovery unknown. Varying sizes, approx. 1/2" to 3/4" in diameter.  [sl] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (R21969). Learn More »

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U.S. PARROTT TIME FUSE ADAPTER

U.S. PARROTT TIME FUSE ADAPTER

All Parrott time fuse adapters were manufactured of zinc and have twelve threads to the inch. This one has two spanner holes. This fuse adapter was used in all Parrott projectiles from the 3 inch to… (766-1236). Learn More »

EXCAVATED BOYLE, GAMBLE AND MCFEE BAYONET ADAPTER, 1ST MODEL

EXCAVATED BOYLE, GAMBLE AND MCFEE BAYONET ADAPTER, 1ST MODEL

Recovered in central Virginia. Bayonet adapters enabled rifles such as the Model 1817 and Model 1841, as well as Southern-made military rifles, to be mounted with bayonets without weakening barrels by… (1000-2326). Learn More »

RELIC PATTERN 1839 OVAL US BELT PLATE WITH REMOVED LEAD

RELIC PATTERN 1839 OVAL US BELT PLATE WITH REMOVED LEAD

Plate has a mixed green & black patina. The green patina usually means that this plate came from a fertilized field. Fertilized fields are plowed and this plate shows the effects of a plow strike… (998-803). Learn More »

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

Face has a “salt & pepper” patina with a good strong “US” stamping. Face is free from any major dings or dents but does have scattered oxidation from ground action. Reverse has 99% of the… (1000-1216). Learn More »

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

Face has a nice even dark patina with a good strong “US” stamping. Face is free from any major dings or dents but does have scattered light brown spotting from ground action. Reverse has 99% of… (1000-1211). Learn More »

POSTWAR VIRGINIA STAFF OFFICER’S BUTTON BY HORSTMANN

POSTWAR VIRGINIA STAFF OFFICER’S BUTTON BY HORSTMANN

This three-piece coat size Virginia button has substantial gilt left on the face and good detailing of the figures of the Virginia state seal and the motto on a ribbon on a lined background with an… (1000-2250). Learn More »

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG IN CULPEPER, VA

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG IN CULPEPER, VA

Plate has a dark underlying patina with scattered lighter spotting across the face. This was caused by ground action. Face is free of any major dings or dents. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill with… (1000-1210). Learn More »

RARE RELIC 1835/1842 BAYONET ALTERED FOR USE ON DOUBLE BARREL SHOTGUN

RARE RELIC 1835/1842 BAYONET ALTERED FOR USE ON DOUBLE BARREL SHOTGUN

This is an excavated bayonet in very good “dug” condition. A Model 1835/1842 socket bayonet that was altered to fit on a double barrel shotgun. This alteration is well done and consisted of… (516-596). Learn More »


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RARE AND UNUSUAL VIEW OF COLONEL JOHN S. MOSBY & ONE OF HIS MEN

CDV shows Colonel John Singleton Mosby, the Gray Ghost of the Confederacy, seated in a chair holding a light-colored slouch hat in his lap. He wears a dark civilian coat with light trousers. Standing next to him posed with one hand resting on… (1138-383). Learn More »

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