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WONDERFUL “RELIC” MODEL 1865 SPENCER CARBINE

WONDERFUL “RELIC” MODEL 1865 SPENCER CARBINE

Produced by the Spencer Rifle Company of Boston, Massachusetts, this Spencer breechloading repeating carbine is in very good EXCAVATED condition. Having been found so long ago, all iron components… (2022-820). Learn More »

$1,495.00
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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

Green with verdigris. Shank present. BM: Scovill Mfg Co. / Waterbury. This button was found by local Gettysburg resident and relic hunter Ken Bream. Mr. Bream was born and raised in Gettysburg and… (1163-126E). Learn More »

$65.00
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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

Great deal of gilt remaining; shank present. Backmark present but mostly obscured / illegible. This button was found by local Gettysburg resident and relic hunter Ken Bream. Mr. Bream was born and… (1163-126D). Learn More »

$65.00
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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

Has a lot of gilt remaining to face; eagle has dark chocolate patina. Shank present.  No backmark. This button was found by local Gettysburg resident and relic hunter Ken Bream. Mr. Bream was born… (1163-126C). Learn More »

$65.00
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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 dark chocolate patina. Shank present though bent.  No backmark. This button was found by local Gettysburg resident and relic hunter Ken Bream. Mr. Bream was born and raised in Gettysburg and… (1163-126B). Learn More »

$65.00
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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

Green with verdigris. Shank present. Appears to have a backmark but is illegible. This button was found by local Gettysburg resident and relic hunter Ken Bream. Mr. Bream was born and raised in… (1163-126A). Learn More »

$65.00
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PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED ON THE 1ST DAY’S FIELD AT GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED ON THE 1ST DAY’S FIELD AT GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

Plate has a muddled brown patina with a decent eagle stamped at center of the face. Surface is free of dings and dents. Reverse has all the lead fill but the attachment hooks are gone. This plate was… (1163-33). Learn More »

US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA

US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA

Pattern 1839 oval cartridge box plate with 100% lead fill and both hooks on the reverse. Face has a good strong “US” and is free from ding and dents. Ground action has left the face with crusty… (2022-1168). Learn More »

RELIC M1861 BARREL BAND RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG – STANLEY WOLF COLLECTION

RELIC M1861 BARREL BAND RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG – STANLEY WOLF COLLECTION

Offered here is a rusty relic recovered by Mr. Stanley Wolf. This iron piece came from a Model 1861 rifle musket. The barrel band is rusty and untreated. The specific recovery location around… (2022-1138). Learn More »

$35.00
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RELIC BRITISH MUSKET TOOL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG – STANLEY WOLF COLLECTION

RELIC BRITISH MUSKET TOOL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG – STANLEY WOLF COLLECTION

Offered here is a rusty relic recovered by Mr. Stanley Wolf. This iron tool is for use with Enfield rifles. The piece is rusty and untreated. The specific recovery location around Gettysburg is… (2022-1136). Learn More »

RELIC M1816 BARREL BAND RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG – STANLEY WOLF COLLECTION

RELIC M1816 BARREL BAND RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG – STANLEY WOLF COLLECTION

Offered here is a rusty relic recovered by Mr. Stanley Wolf. This iron piece came from a Model 1816 musket. The is the front barrel band and is rusty and untreated. The specific recovery location… (2022-1139). Learn More »

PEWTER SPOUT FROM M1858 CANTEEN, LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

PEWTER SPOUT FROM M1858 CANTEEN, LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated piece from a Civil War canteen. It is the pewter spout from the top of a M1858 tin canteen. Marked “R.H. GRATZ PHILA.” Somewhat flattened, otherwise in good condition.… (1163-102). Learn More »

$39.50
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CONFEDERATE BRASS KNAPSACK STUD, LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

CONFEDERATE BRASS KNAPSACK STUD, LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated piece from a Civil War knapsack. It is the solid cast brass stud that held together three separate pieces of shoulder strap on the knapsacks. Green patina under dirt. Recovered… (1163-108). Learn More »

$39.50
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NEW YORK STATE COAT BUTTON FROM ANTIETAM

NEW YORK STATE COAT BUTTON FROM ANTIETAM

Excavated New York State seal button in very good “dug” condition. Coat size with straight shank. Smooth patina on face with 75% gilt remaining. Back is nice even chocolate brown with backmark of… (2022-833). Learn More »

$20.00
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U.S. RIFLEMAN’S CUFF BUTTON FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

U.S. RIFLEMAN’S CUFF BUTTON FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated rifleman’s “Eagle R” button. Cuff size. Straight shank remains. Horstmann & Co. NY backmark. Some ground action on the button overall but the “R” in the shield still… (1163-153). Learn More »

U.S. RIFLEMAN’S CUFF BUTTON FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

U.S. RIFLEMAN’S CUFF BUTTON FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated rifleman’s “Eagle R” button. Cuff size. Some very minor traces of gilt remain in recessed areas of the feathers. Shank is slightly bent. Unreadable backmark. Face is good… (1163-152). Learn More »

$67.50
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EXCELLENT “DUG” US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL

EXCELLENT “DUG” US 10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL

The standard ammunition for the 3-inch Parrot rifled cannon. This shell was fired but remains in excellent condition. Possibly an early pick-up. The top of the fuse adaptor is deteriorated but the… (2022-509). Learn More »

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL US BELT PLATE

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL US BELT PLATE

The face of the plate has been lightly cleaned giving it a nice looking mottled copper patina. The face is free of dents and has a good “US” stamping. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill, both arrow… (1180-58). Learn More »

$275.00
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DUG US PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

DUG US PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

The face of the plate has a wonderful even dark patina with light discoloration around the edge and a good “US” stamping. The surface shows hardly any scratches. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill… (1180-60). Learn More »

DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” COAT BUTTON AND UNION GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE COAT BUTTON

DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” COAT BUTTON AND UNION GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE COAT BUTTON

This small lot consists of a pair of dug Civil War coat buttons. The location of their recovery is unknown. The first is a brass block “I” button. The face has a very nice dark patina with a… (1180-72). Learn More »


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COIN SILVER DESK BOX MARKED “WM. CALDWELL / LAKE GEORGE”

This coin silver captain’s desk box is beautifully engraved on the lid with the name of the ship, the “William Caldwell”, which was built at the northern end of Lake George in Ticonderoga, New York in the spring of 1838. Box has a hinged and… (30-1983). Learn More »

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