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SOUVENIR LETTER OPENER MADE FROM LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN WOOD WITH STANHOPE LENS

SOUVENIR LETTER OPENER MADE FROM LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN WOOD WITH STANHOPE LENS

Offered here is a souvenir letter opener made from a small branch or sapling. Grip portion is untouched with original bark. The end of the grip is cut on a 45-degree angle and has a Stanhope lens… (2022-611). Learn More »

RARE CONFEDERATE “THREE SQUARE” SOCKET BAYONET

RARE CONFEDERATE “THREE SQUARE” SOCKET BAYONET

This is an excavated example of a Confederate-made musket socket bayonet.  Measuring 21” overall with a 2.75” socket.  This was made for an early .69 caliber musket with a bayonet lug mounted on… (2022-459). Learn More »

RELIC M1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE “BOYD & SONS, BOSTON” FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

RELIC M1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE “BOYD & SONS, BOSTON” FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated Pattern 1826 US eagle breast plate. The brass face features an eagle clutching arrows and an olive branch.  The plate’s face exhibits a nice brown patina. The reverse has 100%… (1163-69). Learn More »

RELIC U.S. CAVALRY SPUR FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

RELIC U.S. CAVALRY SPUR FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated enlisted style cavalryman’s spur. Brown patina overall with some dirt remaining. Rowel has rusted away and one of the strap brackets at the end of the yoke is broken. Recovered… (1163-62). Learn More »

US MODEL 1855 SABER BAYONET CUT DOWN TO A FIGHTING KNIFE-RECOVERED NEAR THE “LOST AVENUE” AT GETTYSBURG -KEN BREAM COLLECTION

US MODEL 1855 SABER BAYONET CUT DOWN TO A FIGHTING KNIFE-RECOVERED NEAR THE “LOST AVENUE” AT GETTYSBURG -KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This section of a Model 1855 sword bayonet has been cutdown so that the blade meas. approx. 11.75 inches. The blade surface is pitted throughout and appears to have been painted black at one time and… (1163-36). Learn More »

RELIC U.S. M1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM 1ST DAYS FIELD, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

RELIC U.S. M1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM 1ST DAYS FIELD, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This excavated Pattern 1826 US eagle breast plate has an even brown patina with some lead oxidation around edges. The brass face features an eagle clutching arrows and an olive branch.  The plate’s… (1163-134). Learn More »

U.S. INFANTRY OFFICER’S BUTTON FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

U.S. INFANTRY OFFICER’S BUTTON FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated Eagle “I” button as worn of infantry officer’s frock coats. Coat size. Straight shank remains. No visible backmark. Nice face with some verdigris overall, the “I” in the… (1163-222). Learn More »

$47.50
SOLD

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 »

$780.00
Originally $975.00

DROPPED CONFEDERATE .54 CALIBER GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALLS FROM THE SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION – RECOVERED ON THE FIRST DAY’S BATTLEFIELD WEST OF GETTYSBURG

DROPPED CONFEDERATE .54 CALIBER GARDNER PATENT MINIE BALLS FROM THE SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION – RECOVERED ON THE FIRST DAY’S BATTLEFIELD WEST OF GETTYSBURG

Recovered on the First Day’s Battlefield, these bullets are in dropped condition. This item was once part of the Shields Museum Collection, located on the First Day’s Battlefield by the Reynolds… (490-2278). Learn More »

$15.00 Each
Originally $20.00
ON HOLD

RARE EXCAVATED GREENE RIFLE BAYONET

RARE EXCAVATED GREENE RIFLE BAYONET

18” bayonet made for the Greene rifle, a .53 caliber percussion breech-loader produced by the A.H. Waters Armory in Milbury, Mass., of which 900 were purchased by the US Army in 1863. This rust… (480-153). Learn More »

$266.00
Originally $295.00

RELIC PARROTT FUSE ADAPTOR WITH “W” ON FLANGE

RELIC PARROTT FUSE ADAPTOR WITH “W” ON FLANGE

These Parrott time fuses were made of a white metal compound, primarily zinc and lead. These are fuse adaptors as they held the actual time fuse. This measures 2 3/8” long overall, and 1 1/4” in… (2022-494). Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

Item is in good condition. Brass face with typical eagle stamping. Light wear on the edges. Back has most of its lead fill with moderate pitting. The wire loops are missing. This plate is for use on… (1163-78). 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 »

$280.00
Originally $350.00

MID-NINETEENTH CENTURY CIVILIAN STYLE BIT FROM GETTSYBURG

MID-NINETEENTH CENTURY CIVILIAN STYLE BIT FROM GETTSYBURG

Found at a local Gettysburg estate, this item is a fine, original, civilian model horse curb bit in very good overall condition. The bit comes from a local farm located off the Taneytown Road in… (R9620). Learn More »

$50.00
Originally $95.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE FUSE ADAPTER / 6 LB. FRAGMENT IN RICHMOND, VA

CONFEDERATE FUSE ADAPTER / 6 LB. FRAGMENT IN RICHMOND, VA

A Confederate 6 Pounder 3.67” spherical shell fragment with a Confederate copper fuse adapter. Recovered in Richmond, VA.  [ws] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (766-1213). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $125.00

10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL – POWER’S HILL, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

10-POUNDER PARROTT SHELL – POWER’S HILL, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated 2.9”, 10-pounder Parrott artillery shell in very good “dug” condition. Iron surface exhibits moderate surface pitting typical of any relic.  Retains recognizable portion of… (1163-149). 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 »

$200.00
Originally $250.00

CONFEDERATE LOCAL ARMY OFFICER’S COAT BUTTON

CONFEDERATE LOCAL ARMY OFFICER’S COAT BUTTON

CS42A; BM: blank with a depressed channel. 22mm. Excavated with very nice patina with lots of gilt. Shank has been glued in place. Slight push on front.  [ss]… (766-1464). Learn More »

$1,600.00
Originally $2,000.00

CONFEDERATE ARMY OFFICER’S COAT BUTTON

CONFEDERATE ARMY OFFICER’S COAT BUTTON

CS22A; BM: BLANK/CHANNEL. 22mm. Excavated, the finest example we have seen. Nice patina and lots of gilt.  [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE… (766-1463). Learn More »

$1,600.00
Originally $2,000.00

US 2.9” 10LB PARROTT SHELL RECOVERED ON THE FAIRFIELD ROAD AT GETTYSBURG BY KEN BREAM

US 2.9” 10LB PARROTT SHELL RECOVERED ON THE FAIRFIELD ROAD AT GETTYSBURG BY KEN BREAM

Shell is complete and has an iron surface that is mostly smooth except for some minor scattered surface pitting and very light surface rust. Nose has the remains of the percussion fuse plug while the… (1163-200). Learn More »


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FANTASTIC MINIATURE ON IVORY OF 6TH VIRGINIA PRIVATE KILLED AT BRISTOE STATION

Item is a delicate ivory oval with a painted portrait identified as William C. Robinson of Company G, 6th Virginia Infantry. Oval meas. approx. 2.25 x 3.00 inches with a full color bust portrait of Robinson at center. He wears a gray forage cap with… (1138-1099). Learn More »

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