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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 »

SECTIONED U.S. 3” PARROTT SHELL -- CHANCELLORSVILLE

SECTIONED U.S. 3” PARROTT SHELL -- CHANCELLORSVILLE

Offered here is an excellent half of an excavated Union artillery shell; sectioned to show the contents.  This is an iron, 3” artillery shell that was intended to be fired from a 10-pounder Parrott… (1052-59B). Learn More »

RARE CONFEDERATE TINNED IRON CLIP-POINT BOWIE KNIFE SCABBARD BY BOYLE AND GAMBLE, FROM THE MOLLUS WAR LIBRARY AND MUSEUM, FROM THE BATTLE OF CAMP BARTOW, W. VIRGINIA

RARE CONFEDERATE TINNED IRON CLIP-POINT BOWIE KNIFE SCABBARD BY BOYLE AND GAMBLE, FROM THE MOLLUS WAR LIBRARY AND MUSEUM, FROM THE BATTLE OF CAMP BARTOW, W. VIRGINIA

This extremely rare tinned iron scabbard is for a clip-point Bowie knife and is slightly shorter, but a match for the scabbard on a rare Virginia D-guard Bowie made and marked by Boyle and Gamble,… (766-1539). 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 »

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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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 »

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 »

EXCAVATED VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

VA15B. 22mm.  BM: HORSTMANN & ALLIEN / NY.  Great button with lots of gilt with mixed chocolate patina. [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (766-1510). Learn More »

EXCAVATED VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

VA15B. 22mm.  BM: HORSTMANN & ALLIEN / NY.  Great button with lots of gilt with mixed chocolate patina. [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (766-1509). 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 »

EXCAVATED LOUISIANA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED LOUISIANA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

LA8F. 22mm.  CS local. BM: depressed channel. Shank reinforced with glue. Small hole next to shank. Nice patina.  [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (766-1496). Learn More »

EXCAVATED SOUTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED SOUTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL COAT BUTTON

SC14A. 23mm.  Minor gilt in recesses. BM: HORSTMANN & ALLIEN/ NY, with inner circle of rays.  [ss]   [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON… (766-1491). Learn More »

CS 4.52” 12-POUNDER, SPHERICAL CASE SHOT, BRASS SIDE LOADER PLUG

CS 4.52” 12-POUNDER, SPHERICAL CASE SHOT, BRASS SIDE LOADER PLUG

Confederate 12-pounder spherical case shot for smoothbore cannons. This shell has a brass Borman under plug used as a side loader plug. Has the typical Confederate brass fuse adapter that would have… (490-2244). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 3” READ ARTILLERY SHELL FROM LEE’S HEADQUARTERS COLLECTION IN GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE 3” READ ARTILLERY SHELL FROM LEE’S HEADQUARTERS COLLECTION IN GETTYSBURG

This is a fired example of a CS Read pattern shell. Shell is in dug condition, with significant chipping to the iron around the base on one side. Overall, the iron shows minor surface pitting. The… (224-537). Learn More »

$1,000.00
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EXCAVATED CS INFATNRY LINED OLD ENGLISH “I’ COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED CS INFANTRY LINED OLD ENGLISH “I’ COAT BUTTON

CS177A. BM: S. ISAAC CAMPBELL & CO / LONDON / 71 JERMYN ST.  22mm. Excellent patina. [ss]  [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (766-1480). Learn More »

EXCAVATED CS INFANTRY “I” COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED CS INFANTRY “I” COAT BUTTON

CS181. Tin back. Nice patina. Heavy rust on reverse. Small pin hole on reverse.  [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (766-1478). Learn More »

EXCAVATED CS INFANTRY LOW PROFILE ROMAN “I” COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED CS INFANTRY LOW PROFILE ROMAN “I” COAT BUTTON

CS182. Back is missing. Display bar/shank replaced for mounting on a card. Face cleaned lightly. 22mm.  [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON… (766-1476). Learn More »

RARE .31 CALIBER BULLET FOR 10-SHOT WALCH POCKET REVOLVER -- FOUND AT ANTIETAM

RARE .31 CALIBER BULLET FOR 10-SHOT WALCH POCKET REVOLVER -- FOUND AT ANTIETAM

.31 caliber Walch revolver bullet. Cast lead bullet with one deep groove running around the mid-section.  Walch 10-shot pocket revolvers were made by New Haven Arms Company.  Approximately 3000 of… (2020-666). Learn More »

$75.00
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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 »

RELIC -- ENFIELD #1 PRIVATE’S TOOL

RELIC -- ENFIELD #1 PRIVATE’S TOOL

This is the private’s musket tool for the Pattern 1853 Enfield. The tool is in the shape of a “Y”.  The body of the tool was a hollow oil reservoir. A “wire” applicator was attached to a… (2021-519). Learn More »


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U.S. 1859 PATTERN DRAGOON/ CAVALRY SADDLE BLANKET

AN EXTREMELY RARE EXAMPLE PATTERN OF THIS BLANKET!!!!! Only two specimens are known to exist, one located in the collection at the National Park Service museum here in Gettysburg and this newly found example shown here. First issued with the Mc… (M24473). Learn More »

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