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HARPER’S WEEKLY, NOVEMBER 19, 1864 - LT. CUSHING/DESTRUCTION OF THE CSS ALBERMARLE

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NOVEMBER 19, 1864 - LT. CUSHING/DESTRUCTION OF THE CSS ALBERMARLE

Vol. VIII—No. 412. 16 pp. [737-752], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features cover story and illustration depicting the destruction of the Confederate… (L15180XXX) Learn More »

$45.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JULY 8, 1865 – “PEACE-FOURTH OF JULY, 1865”

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JULY 8, 1865 – “PEACE-FOURTH OF JULY, 1865”

Vol. IX—No. 445. 16 pp. [417-432], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features full page depiction of an Angel of Peace walking among returning veterans.  Interior… (L15179HHH) Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JULY 15, 1865 – GETTYSBURG, 4TH OF JULY

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JULY 15, 1865 – GETTYSBURG, 4TH OF JULY

Vol. IX—No. 446. 16 pp. [433-448], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features entertaining full page depiction of “Rustic Courtship”.  Interior… (L15179GGG) Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 26, 1864 – CAPTURE OF BLOCKADE RUNNER

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 26, 1864 – CAPTURE OF BLOCKADE RUNNER

Vol. VIII—No. 413. 16 pp. [753-768], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait sketches of the commanders of the Rebel privateer “Florida” [Captain C.M.… (1054-2800) Learn More »

US MODEL 1866 WINCHESTER MUSKET BAYONET

US MODEL 1866 WINCHESTER MUSKET BAYONET

This is a Model 1866 bayonet for the .44 caliber Winchester musket. Metal is clean and bright with scattered pitting on the back shank and flute. Locking ring works, but the area underneath shows some… (1037-515) Learn More »

NINETEENTH CENTURY STEREO VIEWER

NINETEENTH CENTURY STEREO VIEWER

Wood stereo viewer with handle, slide and white metal hood. Hood has scroll design with a sunburst at center. Under the sunburst is the maker’s mark for Underwood & Underwood. The edge of the… (2021-186) Learn More »

$25.00
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CIVIL WAR ERA EBONY FIFE

CIVIL WAR ERA EBONY FIFE

Ebony wood fife with brass end caps and 6 finger holes. No makers mark. Silver end caps have a light patina. Moderate wear to surfaces. [ad] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (2021-177) Learn More »

MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURE OF GERONIMO ENTITLED “REBELLIOUS” BY ARTIST C. A. PARDELL

MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURE OF GERONIMO ENTITLED “REBELLIOUS” BY ARTIST C. A. PARDELL

Artist’s Proof. This magnificent mixed media sculpture by CA Pardell features Geronimo, the Sixth Masterpiece of the Legacies of the West LEGENDS Collection. It measures 14 inches high and weighs a… (1136-02) Learn More »

1990 LEGENDS SCULPTURE ENTITLED “UNBOUND” BY ARTIST KITTY CANTRELL

1990 LEGENDS SCULPTURE ENTITLED “UNBOUND” BY ARTIST KITTY CANTRELL

talons. Sculpture was crafted in 1990 and is numbered 109 out of 2,500.  Stands 10" tall including green marble base. Wingspan of the eagle is 7”. Award-winning artist Kitty Cantrell is known for… (1136-13) Learn More »

“CLAN LEADER” MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURE BY CHRISTOPHER PARDELL

“CLAN LEADER” MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURE BY CHRISTOPHER PARDELL

1991 Legends sculpture.  Measures, 5 1/4''H. 3''W at base. It's made out of Bronze, Fine Pewter, and Marble at Base. This limited edition piece is numbered 1186/1600.  Excellent… (1136-08) Learn More »

ALS BREVET MAJOR GENERAL JAMES SANKS BRISBIN, U.S.V., 5th USCT [REBEL GUERRILLA CHAMP FERGUSON]

ALS BREVET MAJOR GENERAL JAMES SANKS BRISBIN, U.S.V., 5th USCT [REBEL GUERRILLA CHAMP FERGUSON]

Dated “Headquarters U.S. Colored Troops, Lexington, KY Nov. 18, 1864.” Addressed to “My Dear Wife.” 3 pp. in ink on unlined paper. Exhibits fold-marks, else VG. James Brisbin was a talented… (2021-58) Learn More »

SECRETARY OF THE NAVY GIDEON WELLES — SIGNED LETTER

SECRETARY OF THE NAVY GIDEON WELLES — SIGNED LETTER

Dated “Navy Department / 1 September 1864.” Addressed to “Commander N. C. Bryant, U.S. Navy, Cedar Falls, Iowa.” Signed by “Gideon Welles” (Secretary of the Navy). Two pp.  in ink on… (2021-56) Learn More »

LIEUTENANT DAVID G. FARRAGUT, USN SIGNED LETTER

LIEUTENANT DAVID G. FARRAGUT, USN SIGNED LETTER

Dated “U.S. Ship Erie / Pensacola Bay / January 12, 1839.” Addressed to “N.C. Bryant Lt. Comdg.” One page in ink on unlined paper, 8” x 10. Exhibits fold marks & light soiling along… (2021-55) Learn More »

POST-WAR CABINET CARD PHOTO OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE CORPORAL WOUNDED AT 2ND BULL RUN – ELMER J. STARKEY

POST-WAR CABINET CARD PHOTO OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE CORPORAL WOUNDED AT 2ND BULL RUN – ELMER J. STARKEY

Image shows Elmer J. Starkey of Company G. He wears a dark civilian suit with light vest, white shirt and narrow dark tie. Bottom of the mount has a printed caption with his rank, name and… (P13745) Learn More »

POST-WAR CABINET CARD PHOTO OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIVATE WOUNDED AT WILLIAMSBURG – ADONIRAM JUDSON SAWYER

POST-WAR CABINET CARD PHOTO OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIVATE WOUNDED AT WILLIAMSBURG – ADONIRAM JUDSON SAWYER

Image shows Adoniram Judson Sawyer of Company H. He wears a dark civilian suit with white shirt and dark tie. Bottom of the mount has a printed caption with his rank, name and Company. Image has very… (P13743) Learn More »

POST-WAR CABINET CARD PHOTO OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIVATE – HENRY F. ROYS

POST-WAR CABINET CARD PHOTO OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIVATE – HENRY F. ROYS

Image shows Henry F. Roys of Company H. He wears a dark civilian coat with a flowing black beard. Bottom of the mount has a printed caption with his name and Company. Image has very good clarity and… (P13742) Learn More »

POST-WAR CABINET CARD COPY OF A WARTIME VIEW OF THE 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE LIEUTENANT KILLED AT 2ND BULL RUN -  SYLVESTER ROGERS

POST-WAR CABINET CARD COPY OF A WARTIME VIEW OF THE 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE LIEUTENANT KILLED AT 2ND BULL RUN - SYLVESTER ROGERS

Image is a post-war copy of a wartime photograph. View is of Rogers from the chest up. He wears a dark frockcoat with 2nd lieutenant’s shoulder straps. Bottom of the mount has a printed caption with… (P13741) Learn More »

POST-WAR CABINET CARD PHOTO OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE CORPORAL WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG – CHARLES O. ROBERTS

POST-WAR CABINET CARD PHOTO OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE CORPORAL WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG – CHARLES O. ROBERTS

Image shows Charles O. Roberts of Company H. He wears a dark civilian suit with white shirt and dark bowtie. Bottom of the mount has a printed caption with his name, rank and Company. Image has very… (P13740) Learn More »

IDENTIFIED ARMY NURSES OF THE CIVIL WAR G.A.R. ARCHIVE

IDENTIFIED ARMY NURSES OF THE CIVIL WAR G.A.R. ARCHIVE

This group of medals and ribbons from the National Association of Army Nurses of the Civil War belonged to Maria Olmstead Eldred (1842-1928,) who served as an army nurse in Falls Church, Virginia, in… (2021-384) Learn More »

EXCAVATED CS ARTILLERY COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED CS ARTILLERY COAT BUTTON

CS116B. Tin back with shank glued in place – appears original.  23mm. [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (766-1468) Learn More »

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE LOCAL ARTILLERY COAT BUTTON

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE LOCAL ARTILLERY COAT BUTTON

CS116A. BM: E. M. LEWIS & CO / RICHMOND VA / (rmdc). 23mm. Face lightly cleaned. Slight push. Beautiful back. [ss]   [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (766-1467) Learn More »

$250.00
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CONFEDERATE CAVALRY OFFICER’S COAT BUTTON

CONFEDERATE CAVALRY OFFICER’S COAT BUTTON

CS126A. 23mm. BM: H T & B / MANCHESTERS. VF condition. [ss]  [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (766-1466) Learn More »

SWISS MODEL 1914 SAWBACK BAYONET AND SCABBARD

SWISS MODEL 1914 SAWBACK BAYONET AND SCABBARD

The drawn bayonet meas. approx. 23.75 inches long from point to pommel. The blade is 18.75 inches with a sharp nasty sawtooth top edge. The true edge is free of nicks and shows signs of sharpening.… (172-5667) Learn More »

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY CURVED SCISSORS

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY CURVED SCISSORS

Item meas. approx. 8.50 inches long with the cutting end curved to right. The maker’s mark reads “W. R. GOULDING, NEW YORK.” Goulding made medical instruments during both the Mexican and Civil… (413-120) Learn More »

$125.00
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19TH CENTURY MEDICAL CURETTE

19TH CENTURY MEDICAL CURETTE

A curette is a surgical instrument designed for scraping or debriding biological tissue or debris in a biopsy, excision, or cleaning procedure. Item meas. approx. 10.50 inches long with a copper wire… (413-146) Learn More »

$75.00
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MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY LENTICULAR

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY LENTICULAR

A lenticular was used to scrape away adherent scalp from the bone of the cranium when performing craniotomies (making surgical holes in the head). Octagonal shaped ebony wood handle with a steel shaft… (413-122) Learn More »

$150.00
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MODEL 1849 COLT POCKET REVOLVER MANUFACTURED IN 1866

MODEL 1849 COLT POCKET REVOLVER MANUFACTURED IN 1866

Presented here is a classic Colt revolver commonly referred to as the 1849 Pocket Model. This personal sidearm, in very good original condition overall, features a 5” long, octagonal barrel matched… (G3885) Learn More »

INCISED GERMAN WESTERWALD SALT GLAZED CIDER JUG

INCISED GERMAN WESTERWALD SALT GLAZED CIDER JUG

Circa 19th century ceramic incised jug/pitcher. Nicely etched simple design with floral leaves in middle. Salt glazed grey color; measures 13” high. Very minor chips along base, otherwise a nice… (734-35) Learn More »

$148.00
Originally $185.00

SMALL WINE JUG CROCK, CIRCA 1820-1840

SMALL WINE JUG CROCK, CIRCA 1820-1840

This Westerwald salt glazed jug with handle has a cobalt blue bird design and banding. Adding to the character of this piece are the smudge marks on the side of the rim where the spout was formed by… (734-33) Learn More »

$180.00
Originally $225.00

GERMAN WESTERWALD APOTHECARY PITCHER

GERMAN WESTERWALD APOTHECARY PITCHER

Circa 18th/19th century German cobalt grey salt glazed apothecary pitcher. Single handle with spout. Flower design with painted spout. Measures 3 ½” x 3”.  In excellent condition.  [ws]… (734-38) Learn More »

$200.00
Originally $235.00

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… (1000-2633E) 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… (1000-2632C) Learn More »

VERY NICE SMITH CARBINE

VERY NICE SMITH CARBINE

The Smith was one of the top four cavalry carbines procured by the U.S. government in the Civil War and saw extensive service. Patented by an upstate New York physician in 1855 (with some additions in… (2021-190) Learn More »

MAYNARD RIFLE, MODEL 1873, IMPROVED HUNTING OR TARGET RIFLE NO. 9

MAYNARD RIFLE, MODEL 1873, IMPROVED HUNTING OR TARGET RIFLE NO. 9

Dr. Edward Maynard (1813-1891) was both a brilliant dentist and a gifted inventor. Born in Madison, New York, Maynard entered the United States Military Academy at West Point, but was later forced to… (2020-854) Learn More »

RELIC ENFIELD BAYONET DUG AT PETERSBURG

RELIC ENFIELD BAYONET DUG AT PETERSBURG

Complete relic Enfield pattern 1853 bayonet. Blade is full length and the frozen locking ring is present but missing the screw. Iron surfaces are rusted and pitted throughout but there is only minor… (2021-185) Learn More »

$95.00
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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 »

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 »

CONFEDERATE STAFF OFFICER’S COAT BUTTON

CONFEDERATE STAFF OFFICER’S COAT BUTTON

CS5A3; BM: EXTRA RICH/ TREBLE GILT 19mm; Very fine condition. [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH… (766-1462) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE STAFF OFFICER’S COAT BUTTON

CONFEDERATE STAFF OFFICER’S COAT BUTTON

CS5A4; BM: S&K RIVET’D & SOLDER’D (COAT OF ARMS) 19mm; Very fine condition. [ss] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (766-1461) Learn More »

1993 LEGENDS MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURE ENTITLED “SPIRIT OF WOLF” BY ARTIST KITTY CANTRELL

1993 LEGENDS MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURE ENTITLED “SPIRIT OF WOLF” BY ARTIST KITTY CANTRELL

Legends "Spirit of the Wolf" sculpture by artist Kitty Cantrell. Sculpture was crafted in 1993 and is numbered 1233 out of 2,500.  Stands 5 1/4" tall including green marble base. Award-winning artist… (1136-12) Learn More »

1991 LEGENDS MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURE ENTITLED “MEDICINE DANCER” BY CHRISTOPHER PARDELL

1991 LEGENDS MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURE ENTITLED “MEDICINE DANCER” BY CHRISTOPHER PARDELL

Statue measures 5 1/4''H, 3''W at base. It's made out of bronze & fine pewter, with a green marble base. Excellent condition. Numbered 986 of 1600, with artist’s signature. Christopher Pardell… (1136-07) Learn More »

“HILILI” KACHINA DANCERS COLLECTION MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURE BY CHRISTOPHER PARDELL

“HILILI” KACHINA DANCERS COLLECTION MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURE BY CHRISTOPHER PARDELL

Dated 1990, this limited edition Legends mixed-metal sculpture titled, "Hilili" by Christopher Pardell is from the "Katchina Dancers" collection. This piece is numbered 43 of 2500, signed by the… (1136-03) Learn More »

THE FINAL CHARGE – CHIEF ROMAN NOSE MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURE, ARTIST PROOF BY CHRISTOPHER PARDELL

THE FINAL CHARGE – CHIEF ROMAN NOSE MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURE, ARTIST PROOF BY CHRISTOPHER PARDELL

Artists Proof sculpture, dated 1991, number AP of 750. Measures 10 x 9 x 4”, weighs approximately 14 pounds on a marble base.  Features Roman Nose (Woo-ka-nay), Cheyenne, ca. 1835-1868. Excellent… (1136-05) Learn More »

ANDERSON ZOUAVES BADGE GROUPING WITH AN M-NUMBERED CIVIL WAR CAMPAIGN MEDAL

ANDERSON ZOUAVES BADGE GROUPING WITH AN M-NUMBERED CIVIL WAR CAMPAIGN MEDAL

These three medals come with a nice family note indicating they had been awarded to Edward Willis “for bravery,” which is not exactly accurate, though he was likely brave enough, having enlisted… (2021-383) Learn More »

OVAL US BELT PLATE RECOVERED BY SYD KERKSIS 1955 AT BETHESDA CHURCH

OVAL US BELT PLATE RECOVERED BY SYD KERKSIS 1955 AT BETHESDA CHURCH

Syd Kerkis was one of the legendary early relic hunters and collectors, and author of “Plates and Buckles of the American Military 1795-1874,” which led the way for a couple of generations of… (2021-206) Learn More »

$450.00
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MINTY JENKS MULE EAR CARBINE

MINTY JENKS MULE EAR CARBINE

This minty Jenks carbine rates about Factory New for the condition and color of the metal. The barrel is smooth with better than 95 percent blue shading to plum. The breech has strong color as well,… (490-2529) Learn More »

PRESENTATION SWORD TO WILLIAM CORLEW 29th MASSACHUSETTS, WITH THE IRISH BRIGADE IN THE PENINSULA CAMPAIGN

PRESENTATION SWORD TO WILLIAM CORLEW 29th MASSACHUSETTS, WITH THE IRISH BRIGADE IN THE PENINSULA CAMPAIGN

This presentation sword is the U.S 1850 pattern for foot officers, the regulation sidearm for lieutenants and captains of infantry who served with their companies in the line of battle. The scabbard… (482-452) Learn More »

GETTYSBURG JENNIE WADE SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT

GETTYSBURG JENNIE WADE SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT

Heavy glass paperweight shows an image of the Jennie Wade House and monument. Image is labeled at the center, “THE JENNIE WADE HOUSE AND MONUMENT / GETTYSBURG, PA”. Measures 2” by 4” by… (1054-2678) Learn More »

HIGH WATER MARK MEMORIAL SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT

HIGH WATER MARK MEMORIAL SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT

This vintage heavy glass paperweight shows an early image of the High Water Mark Memorial at the Gettysburg Battlefield. Measures 2 ½” by 4”. Image has yellowed with age but is clear. Glass shows… (1054-1298) Learn More »

BOOK OF LETTERS FROM MEMBERS OF THE STONEWALL BRIGADE

BOOK OF LETTERS FROM MEMBERS OF THE STONEWALL BRIGADE

The full title of this work is “THE PAINFUL NEWS I HAVE TO WRITE: LETTERS AND DIARIES OF FOUR HITE BROTHERS OF PAGE COUNTY IN THE SERVICE OF THE CONFEDERACY” by Harlan R. Jessup and published by… (2020-1037) Learn More »

$45.00
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BAYONET FOR THE US MODEL 1917 RIFLE MADE BY WINCHESTER

BAYONET FOR THE US MODEL 1917 RIFLE MADE BY WINCHESTER

This bayonet and scabbard are in overall good condition. Blade has a blued ricasso with an untouched patina on the rest of the surface. The blade meas. approx. 17.00 inches long with a single fuller… (172-5647) Learn More »

M-1855 MAINSPRING VISE

M-1855 MAINSPRING VISE

Unissued mainspring vise for the Springfield rifle. Original blued finish and unmarked. Excellent condition. [jet] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (410-530) Learn More »

$45.00
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MODEL 1855 TUMBLER PUNCH STAMPED “US”

MODEL 1855 TUMBLER PUNCH STAMPED “US”

Original tumbler and band spring punch. Throughout the 45 years of issuance (from 1855-1900) tumbler punches were manufactured both with a U.S. stamp and without. This specimen has a strong “US”… (998-936) Learn More »

$65.00
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FULL TIN OF MAYNARD TAPE PRIMERS

FULL TIN OF MAYNARD TAPE PRIMERS

Cylindrical japanned-tin container holding ten roles of Maynard tape primers. Container is in great shape with some scratches to the brown finish. Complete with lid, but paper label on lid is missing.… (916-06) Learn More »

1913 SEMI-CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION OF BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG PENNANT

1913 SEMI-CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION OF BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG PENNANT

Souvenir pennant from 1913 Battle of Gettysburg celebration; June 29 to July 6.  Piece measures 29” long and 12 ½” wide across the top.  Shrink wrapped onto a 14” x 32” piece of white… (37-422) Learn More »

HIGH WATER MARK MEMORIAL SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT

HIGH WATER MARK MEMORIAL SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT

This vintage heavy glass paperweight shows a colored image of the High Water Mark Memorial at the Gettysburg Battlefield. Measures 2 ½” by 4”. Image has light spotting but is clear. Glass… (1054-1300) Learn More »

$50.00
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DEVIL’S DEN SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT

DEVIL’S DEN SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT

This vintage heavy glass paperweight shows an early image of Devil’s Den at the Gettysburg Battlefield. Measures 2 ½” by 4”. Image is clear. Glass shows no chips or cracks.  [sl] … (1054-1302) Learn More »

$45.00
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PAPERWEIGHT WITH WEST POINT CADET IMAGE OF LT. COL. THOMAS J. BERRY, C.S.A. 60TH GEORGIA INFANTRY

PAPERWEIGHT WITH WEST POINT CADET IMAGE OF LT. COL. THOMAS J. BERRY, C.S.A. 60TH GEORGIA INFANTRY

Heavy glass paperweight shows an image of Thomas J. Berry as a young cadet at West Point. Berry went on to become a Lieutenant Colonel in the Confederate Army. Paperweight measures 3” in diameter.… (1054-1303) Learn More »

$25.00
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FRAMED DISCHARGE FOR 100TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

FRAMED DISCHARGE FOR 100TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

Typical eagle masthead discharge for Hiram Swisher who served in Captain J. W. Allen’s Company M of the 100th Pennsylvania Infantry for one year. The document has browned with age and has a water… (2021-468) Learn More »

$75.00
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WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN FIREMAN’S DRESS BAYONET & SCABBARD WITH FROG AND PORTEPEE

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN FIREMAN’S DRESS BAYONET & SCABBARD WITH FROG AND PORTEPEE

During World War Two almost every military and civic authority had its own uniform and attendant accoutrements. This is the dress bayonet worn by the Feuerwehr or fireman. The overall length of the… (1102-57) Learn More »

MODEL 1855 .58 CAL BAYONET

MODEL 1855 .58 CAL BAYONET

This is a standard Model 1855 socket bayonet for .58cal rifle muskets.  The bayonet blade measures 18” and has ‘US’ stamped on the flat shank. There are no clear makers’ marks.  The socket… (2021-23) Learn More »

MEDICAL FORCEPS MADE BY GALANTE

MEDICAL FORCEPS MADE BY GALANTE

Item meas. approx. 6.25 inches long. Forceps have scissor-like grips with small, flat, serrated jaws. Item marked “GALANTE” One handle is also marked “H.M. 81.” Item is clean with light… (413-102) Learn More »

$50.00
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MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY DENTAL TOOL

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY DENTAL TOOL

Octagon ebony wood handle graduating to a point with iron shaft and hook. Shaft is marked “DR. E. DETREY’S PATENT NO. 9787- P. A. KOLLIKER CO.” Item is in nice condition. … (413-124A) Learn More »

$25.00
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TOOTH EXTRACTOR

TOOTH EXTRACTOR

Meas. approx. 7.00 inches long. Grips on handle are crosshatched. There is no maker’s mark. Item is clean with light mottling.  [ad][ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL… (413-95) Learn More »

MAKER MARKED CIVIL WAR FIFE BY KLEMM

MAKER MARKED CIVIL WAR FIFE BY KLEMM

Rosewood fife with brass endcaps. Wood is in good condition with six finger holes and minor wear around the blowhole. Interior cork plug is missing. Brass endcaps are a bit loose due to wood… (2021-178) Learn More »

POST-WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN DAGGER & SHEATH

POST-WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN DAGGER & SHEATH

Overall the dagger meas. approx. 10.50 inches long. The blade itself meas. approx. 6.08 inches long. The blade is bright with light mottling and has a spear point. True edge is very good. Left side of… (172-5670) Learn More »

PEABODY SOCKET BAYONET

PEABODY SOCKET BAYONET

Bayonet is in nice overall condition with just minor scattered mottling on the triangular shaped blade. Mortised socket has a locking ring that works properly. [ad]… (1059-16) Learn More »

US MODEL 1816 SOCKET BAYONET

US MODEL 1816 SOCKET BAYONET

Bayonet is in very good condition. The surface is bright with scattered light mottling.  Overall 19” long with 3” socket.  Clear “US / AW” stamping on the flat. A nice specimen.   [jet]… (172-5674) Learn More »

MODEL 1855 BAYONET SCABBARD

MODEL 1855 BAYONET SCABBARD

Leather scabbard is in excellent condition. The black leather body shows only light wear and no weak spots. Some minor scuffs and chips to the finish. Brass finial is firmly attached and free of dents… (172-5608) Learn More »

SCARCE EX-PRISONER OF WAR G.A.R. VETERAN’S MEDAL

SCARCE EX-PRISONER OF WAR G.A.R. VETERAN’S MEDAL

This is a very good condition Ex-Prisoners of War membership badge for a veteran who served time in a Confederate prisoner of war camp. So far from escaping danger by being off the battleline,… (2021-381) Learn More »

$475.00
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UNUSUAL ORIGINAL COPY OF THE 1865 REPORT ON THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY

UNUSUAL ORIGINAL COPY OF THE 1865 REPORT ON THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY

Volume is hardcover and meas. approx. 6.50 x 9.75 inches. Stippled cloth covers are a faded maroon with embossed spread-winged eagle surrounded by the embossed title “SOLDIERS NATIONAL CEMETERY… (668-316) Learn More »

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF U.S. GRANT, 2 VOLUMES

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF U.S. GRANT, 2 VOLUMES

Published by Charles L. Webster, New York, 1885.  584. 647 pp. Famed “Shoulder Strap” edition in green glazed cloth w/gilt cover & spine ornamentation. Exhibits slight wear w/slightly bumped… (2021-192) Learn More »

IMPORTED M-1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO 82ND PA OFFICER

IMPORTED M-1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO 82ND PA OFFICER

A Model 1850 Foot Officer’s sword with most its leather scabbard. Blade is an import from Solingen, Prussia (now Germany) and was assembled by Philadelphia jeweler George W. Simon. Listed as “Geo.… (2021-41) Learn More »

VERY RARE 1857 CONTRACT OF AMES MODEL 1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER, UNDATED

VERY RARE 1857 CONTRACT OF AMES MODEL 1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER, UNDATED

This is a Civil War saber that was to be the new “light cavalry” saber. This specimen was part of a first contract for this new, lighter cavalry sword and is quite a scarce specimen. Weighing just… (1047-108) Learn More »

GRANT AT THE MOMENT OF VICTORY BY WHITTEN

GRANT AT THE MOMENT OF VICTORY BY WHITTEN

Mixed media half-length statue of Grant titled “Victory in Hand” by sculptor Wally Whitten, from his North & Collection, 1992, issued through Legends Foundry. Mounted on cylindrical black… (2021-323) Learn More »

ROBERT E. LEE PORTRAIT BUST

ROBERT E. LEE PORTRAIT BUST

Mixed media half-length torso figure of Robert E. Lee by sculptor Willy Whitten, number 610 of a series of 950. Mounted on cylindrical black marble base with plaque on reverse. Titled “The Noble… (2021-327) Learn More »

STONEWALL JACKSON ON CAMPAIGN BY WHITTEN

STONEWALL JACKSON ON CAMPAIGN BY WHITTEN

Mixed media half-length torso figure of Stonewall Jackson by sculptor Willy Whitten, simply titled “Stonewall.” Desk or bookshelf size. Number 103 of 950. Jackson is portrayed on campaign, with… (2021-324) Learn More »

MINIATURE REDWARE WHISKEY JUG MADE FROM BATTLEFIELD MUD – GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR

MINIATURE REDWARE WHISKEY JUG MADE FROM BATTLEFIELD MUD – GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR

Made by Henry or Charles Speese (Speese & Son potters, Seminary ridge) of Gettysburg, circa 1885. Molded miniature jug; measures 0.82” tall. Inscriptions are pressed into the clay. Around the… (M26347) Learn More »

$65.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE LETTER ENVELOPE WITH JEFF DAVIS STAMP, TO 45TH VIRGINIA SURGEON

CONFEDERATE LETTER ENVELOPE WITH JEFF DAVIS STAMP, TO 45TH VIRGINIA SURGEON

Empty letter envelope. Plain letter envelope with cancelled Jeff Davis postage stamp.  A green, ten-cent Jefferson Davis stamp is pasted in upper right corner. The stamp has Richmond… (2021-120) Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

CONFEDERATE LETTER ENVELOPE WITH JEFF DAVIS STAMP, TO 45TH VIRGINIA SURGEON

CONFEDERATE LETTER ENVELOPE WITH JEFF DAVIS STAMP, TO 45TH VIRGINIA SURGEON

Empty letter envelope. Plain letter envelope with cancelled Jeff Davis postage stamp.  A blue, ten-cent Jefferson Davis stamp is pasted in upper right corner. The stamp has February Richmond… (2021-119) Learn More »

1880 DEATH CARD FOR A YOUNG MAN SENTENCED TO HANG

1880 DEATH CARD FOR A YOUNG MAN SENTENCED TO HANG

CDV sized card telling the story of 22 year old Walker Kilgore of Mexico, Missouri who was hanged on March 5, 1880 for the murder of a man in 1879. The obverse of the card has a black cross at top… (L14436) Learn More »

$95.00
ON HOLD

1861 NEW ORLEANS RAILROAD $2 BILL PRINTED ON BACK OF OLD MISSISSIPPI $1 & $2 BILLS

1861 NEW ORLEANS RAILROAD $2 BILL PRINTED ON BACK OF OLD MISSISSIPPI $1 & $2 BILLS

This is an original 1861 dated $2.00 note from the New Orleans, Jackson & Great Northern Rail Road Company. The central image on this note is a steam engine pulling box cars. At the top right is… (L14120) Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

1862 LOUISIANA $2 BILL PRINTED ON BACK OF OLD TEXAS $2 BILL

1862 LOUISIANA $2 BILL PRINTED ON BACK OF OLD TEXAS $2 BILL

What a great piece! This is an original 1862 dated $2.00 note from the State of Louisiana. The central image on this note is a maiden holding a caduceus and resting her arm on a shield. In large black… (L14118) Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

1862 PARISH OF CONCORDIA LOUSIANA $3 NOTE

1862 PARISH OF CONCORDIA LOUSIANA $3 NOTE

Dated at Vidalia, April 15, 1862. Vignette of female leaning on column at left. Small images of cotton bales at top. Green screen in background. Serial number “34” in red ink and hand signed by… (L14122) Learn More »

1862 PARISH OF CONCORDIA LOUSIANA $2 NOTE

1862 PARISH OF CONCORDIA LOUSIANA $2 NOTE

Dated at Vidalia, April 15, 1862. Vignette of female leaning on column at left. Small images of cotton bales at top. Green screen in background. Serial number “1727” in red ink and hand signed by… (L14121) Learn More »

COLOR CHROMOLITHOGRAPH OF 14TH BROOKLYN AMPUTEE PRIVATE LOUIS FRANCIS BY WELL-KNOWN ARTIST

COLOR CHROMOLITHOGRAPH OF 14TH BROOKLYN AMPUTEE PRIVATE LOUIS FRANCIS BY WELL-KNOWN ARTIST

This full color chromolithograph shows Private Louis Francis of Company I, 14th New York State Militia, aka the 14th Brooklyn, aka 84th New York Infantry. He leans against a balustrade and steady’s… (668-313) Learn More »

BAYONET FOR THE US MODEL 1917 RIFLE MADE BY WINCHESTER

BAYONET FOR THE US MODEL 1917 RIFLE MADE BY WINCHESTER

Very nice blued blade meas. approx. 16.00 inches long with an unstopped central fuller that runs approx. 12.50 inches. Edge is free of nicks. Ricasso is marked “U.S. / 1009495” on one side while… (2021-168) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 3” READ ARTILLERY SHELL – REASSEMBLED GROUND BURST

CONFEDERATE 3” READ ARTILLERY SHELL – REASSEMBLED GROUND BURST

This is a CS Read pattern shell that was fired and burst in the ground. All parts were recovered and the pieces reassembled. Overall, the iron shows only minor surface pitting and the reconstructed… (2021-236) Learn More »

HISTORIC EARLY CIVIL WAR PROTOTYPE FOR A CONFEDERATE NATIONAL FLAG, FORMERLY OF THE MASTAI COLLECTION

HISTORIC EARLY CIVIL WAR PROTOTYPE FOR A CONFEDERATE NATIONAL FLAG, FORMERLY OF THE MASTAI COLLECTION

Between the secession of South Carolina on December 20, 1860, and the firing on Fort Sumter in April 1861 a wave of creativity swept the South in the design and construction of new flags. Even some… (1092-01) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH SMOOTH READ ARTILLERY SHELL

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH SMOOTH READ ARTILLERY SHELL

This is an example of a CS smooth Read artillery projectile. This shell is in dug condition with heavy pitting. It has an open, threaded fuse hole and a well-worn iron sabot. The “dimple” that is… (2021-209) Learn More »

VERY NICE SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE

VERY NICE SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE

This is a very nice example of the regulation, military issue Second Model Maynard cavalry carbine in very good to excellent condition. The barrel has about 100 percent deep blue finish remaining with… (490-2528) Learn More »

ON-THE-SPOT BATTLEFIELD DISPATCH AND MAP FROM THE BATTLE OF ARKANSAS POST WITH WRITING KIT AND IMPROVISED DISPATCH CASE

ON-THE-SPOT BATTLEFIELD DISPATCH AND MAP FROM THE BATTLE OF ARKANSAS POST WITH WRITING KIT AND IMPROVISED DISPATCH CASE

This group of artifacts includes an original battlefield dispatch hastily written in pencil by General George W. Morgan in his own hand to Admiral David Dixon Porter regarding coordination of the navy… (795-03) Learn More »

$7,600.00
Originally $9,500.00

VERY NICE SPUR-TRIGGER BACON ARMS CO. POCKET REVOLVER

VERY NICE SPUR-TRIGGER BACON ARMS CO. POCKET REVOLVER

This first model Bacon Pocket Model rates excellent for condition. The metal is smooth throughout and the barrel, loading assembly, hammer and cylinder have lots of blue finish remaining. The screw… (218-578) Learn More »

MODEL 1849 POCKET COLT WITH MISMATCHED NUMBERS

MODEL 1849 POCKET COLT WITH MISMATCHED NUMBERS

This pocket Colt is serial numbered 178952 and matches throughout except for the cylinder which is number 179052 and the wedge which is unmarked. Both serial numbers bear an 1860 production date. The… (1099-18) Learn More »

$450.00
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WELL USED PITTSBURGH MAKER MARKED ENLISTEDMAN'S WAIST BELT

WELL USED PITTSBURGH MAKER MARKED ENLISTEDMAN'S WAIST BELT

Standard issue US waist belt with plate. Leather is in nice supple condition but has lost its surface finish and now has a brown appearance. Belt is complete with brass keeper and a nice Pattern 1839… (916-03) Learn More »

"9TH INFANTRY COMPANY F"  MARKED US 1855 SPRINGFIELD TYPE-1 RIFLE MUSKET DATED 1858

"9TH INFANTRY COMPANY F" MARKED US 1855 SPRINGFIELD TYPE-1 RIFLE MUSKET DATED 1858

This 1855 Pattern Rifle Musket is in excellent, untouched condition with matching dates in the second year of production and original regimental, company and “rack” markings. The metal has a… (172-5730) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH BROUN SHELL

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH BROUN SHELL

Excavated late-war Confederate artillery shell for 3-inch ordnance rifles. Round nose with hole for drive-in fuse. Single 1” wide bourrelet near top of shell.  The copper sabot that served as the… (2021-234) Learn More »

CS 12-POUNDER CANNON BALL

CS 12-POUNDER CANNON BALL

Typical cannon ball for Civil War smoothbore artillery pieces. This was threaded to use typical Confederate copper fuse adaptor, which is gone.  Iron surface is moderately pitted and has been cleaned… (2021-241) Learn More »

U.S. CIVIL WAR 1839 PATTERN OVAL US BELT PLATE

U.S. CIVIL WAR 1839 PATTERN OVAL US BELT PLATE

This is the quintessential U.S. infantry belt plate of the Civil War. Developed in 1839, the die struck brass face was filled with lead solder to firmly anchor the fastener, which at first was simple… (490-2550) Learn More »

SMALL PATTERN US OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

SMALL PATTERN US OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

Adopted in 1839 along with the oval U.S. waistbelt plate, the cartridge box plate was ornamental, but also served to keep the flap down if left unlatched. These smaller box plates are usually dated… (490-2553) Learn More »

DOUBLE-ACTION STARR REVOLVER

DOUBLE-ACTION STARR REVOLVER

The Starr Arms Company in Binghamton, NY, was the third largest supplier of revolvers to the U.S government in the Civil War. This Starr .44 caliber double action army revolver dates about January or… (286-1035) Learn More »

STRUCK WORLD WAR ONE MODEL 1916 GERMAN HELMET SHELL

STRUCK WORLD WAR ONE MODEL 1916 GERMAN HELMET SHELL

Steel model 1916 German helmet minus the liner. The body has a dark green surface. Right side of the crown exhibits two small holes with edge cracks no doubt caused by small shell fragments or… (980-118) 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… (1000-2637) Learn More »

$45.00
SOLD

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 »

INTERESTING PAIR OF BULLETS FIRED FROM WHITNEY RIFLE – FREDERICKSBURG

INTERESTING PAIR OF BULLETS FIRED FROM WHITNEY RIFLE – FREDERICKSBURG

Offered here are a pair of fired .58 caliber minie balls. Both feature cone cavity, three grooves, deep ramrod marks on nose, and rifling marks down the sides. Of interest is the rifling on the sides… (2021-13) Learn More »

$12.00
SOLD

FRAMED AND MATTED DISPLAY OF CONFEDERATE CURRENCY

FRAMED AND MATTED DISPLAY OF CONFEDERATE CURRENCY

This is nicely framed and matted display of original Confederate currency ready to hang. There are four notes, one $5, two $10, and one $20, all from the 7th Series, under the act of 17 February 1864,… (490-2545) Learn More »

NICELY FRAMED CONFEDERATE $100 NOTE WITH INTEREST PAYMENT STAMP

NICELY FRAMED CONFEDERATE $100 NOTE WITH INTEREST PAYMENT STAMP

This is a very nicely framed CS $100 bill that is double-matted and open on the reverse to show a red stamp indicating interest had been paid up to 1 January 1864 at Augusta. This is T-41, the $100… (490-2546) Learn More »

US/CS 4.52 INCH 12 LB. SPHERICAL SHOT FROM GETTYSBURG ROSENSTEEL/RIDER COLLECTION

US/CS 4.52 INCH 12 LB. SPHERICAL SHOT FROM GETTYSBURG ROSENSTEEL/RIDER COLLECTION

Recovered by local resident and relic hunter Mary Ann Rider. Ms. Rider’s mother was Iva Rosensteel, sister to George Rosensteel who founded the Electric Map Museum in Gettysburg. Specific location… (224-517) Learn More »

RARE CS 3 INCH VIRGINIA PATTERN REED CASE SHOT SIDE LOADING ARTILLERY SHELL FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

RARE CS 3 INCH VIRGINIA PATTERN REED CASE SHOT SIDE LOADING ARTILLERY SHELL FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

Recovered 300 yards north of the Pennsylvania Monument near Meade’s Headquarters by local resident and relic hunter Mary Ann Rider. Ms. Rider’s mother was Iva Rosensteel, sister to George… (224-515) Learn More »

$900.00
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US 4.52" 12LB SOLID SHOT, FROM GENERAL LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM IN GETTYSBURG

US 4.52" 12LB SOLID SHOT, FROM GENERAL LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM IN GETTYSBURG

This item is from the collection of Lee’s Headquarters Museum, one of the oldest private collections of relics and antiques in the Gettysburg area. Lee’s Headquarters Museum is located in the… (224-536) Learn More »

US 4.52" 12LB SPHERICAL SHELL, FROM GENERAL LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM IN GETTYSBURG

US 4.52" 12LB SPHERICAL SHELL, FROM GENERAL LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM IN GETTYSBURG

This shell came from the collection of Lee’s Headquarters Museum, one of the oldest private collections of relics and antiques in the Gettysburg area. Lee’s Headquarters Museum is located in the… (224-535) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 4.52” 12 POUNDER BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL, FROM GENERAL LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM IN GETTYSBURG

CONFEDERATE 4.52” 12 POUNDER BORMANN FUSED SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL, FROM GENERAL LEE’S HEADQUARTERS MUSEUM IN GETTYSBURG

This projectile has the crude seam mold that is often found on Confederate Arsenal manufactured projectiles. The fuse is a standard Union pattern Bormann with most numbers visible, punched at number… (224-534) Learn More »

CLASSIC CONFEDERATE FORKED-TONGUE, “WISH-BONE,” BELT BUCKLE

CLASSIC CONFEDERATE FORKED-TONGUE, “WISH-BONE,” BELT BUCKLE

This distinctive Confederate waistbelt buckle was widely produced during the war, in several sizes and with minor variations in construction. It is frequently seen in armed images of Confederate… (1126-20) Learn More »

$650.00
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NICELY DETAILED WREATH FROM TWO-PIECE CS BELT PLATE

NICELY DETAILED WREATH FROM TWO-PIECE CS BELT PLATE

The two-piece CS plate was widely used on sword belts. The quality of the casting and finish work depended on the time, resources and talent of the different makers. This one shows nice detailing to… (1126-02B) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE “CAPTURED & COLLECTED” BURNSIDE 5TH MODEL CARBINE

CONFEDERATE “CAPTURED & COLLECTED” BURNSIDE 5TH MODEL CARBINE

This is the Burnside single shot percussion carbine, 5th model. It is a .54 caliber carbine manufactured by the Burnside Rifle Co., in Providence, Rhode Island. General Ambrose Burnside, was an… (2020-1197) Learn More »

MINTY BURNSIDE CARBINE, FIFTH MODEL, “MODEL OF 1864” SUB-TYPE, FIERY CASE COLORS AND DEEP BARREL BLUE

MINTY BURNSIDE CARBINE, FIFTH MODEL, “MODEL OF 1864” SUB-TYPE, FIERY CASE COLORS AND DEEP BARREL BLUE

This carbine is a real looker, with better than 95 percent barrel blue, vivid case colors on the receiver, and case color and translucent blue on the loading assembly, and pretty color on the… (1134-07) Learn More »

MODEL 1855 .58 CAL BAYONET

MODEL 1855 .58 CAL BAYONET

This is a standard Model 1855 socket bayonet for .58cal rifle muskets.  The bayonet blade measures 18” and has ‘US’ stamped on the flat shank. There are no clear makers’ marks.  The socket… (2021-22) Learn More »

US MODEL 1842 MUSKET BAYONET

US MODEL 1842 MUSKET BAYONET

This bayonet model can be fitted to a M1842 percussion musket.  The bayonet is bright with signs of pitting oxidation, particularly on the shoulder. There is faint oxidation with the ‘U.S’ that… (172-5694) Learn More »

MODEL 1903 SPRINGFIELD BAYONET DATED 1918 WITH WW2 SCABBARD

MODEL 1903 SPRINGFIELD BAYONET DATED 1918 WITH WW2 SCABBARD

Very nice blued blade meas. approx. 16.00 inches long with an unstopped central fuller that runs approx. 12.50 inches. Edge is free of nicks. Ricasso is marked “U.S. / 1009495” on one side while… (362-894) Learn More »

CS 12-POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL

CS 12-POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL

Typical cannon ball for Civil War smoothbore artillery pieces. This would have used a wood drive-in fuse, which is gone.  Iron surface is in excellent “dug” condition.  Mold seam around middle;… (2021-224) Learn More »

$295.00
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1826 PATTERN SHOULDER BELT PLATE CA. 1862-1865

1826 PATTERN SHOULDER BELT PLATE CA. 1862-1865

Developed from the 1826 plate for the bayonet belt, the round eagle breast plate is better known from its use as a fixed plate on the Civil War infantry cartridge box sling. For infantry… (1126-12) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE GUTTER-BACK ENLISTED FRAME BUCKLE

CONFEDERATE GUTTER-BACK ENLISTED FRAME BUCKLE

This is a classic Confederate enlisted man’s belt buckle. The fixed-tongue frame buckle was simple to make, widely produced, and saw service in every theatre of the war. In this case the outer frame… (1126-22) Learn More »

US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS CASE-SHOT SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

This projectile was recovered on the Daniel Lady Farm along the Hanover Road approx. 600 yards east of the barn. Found by local resident and relic hunter, Ms. Mary Ann Rider of Gettysburg. Ms.… (224-519) Learn More »

CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT LEAD SIDE LOADING SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT LEAD SIDE LOADING SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

This projectile was recovered 300 yards north of the Pennsylvania Monument near Meade’s Headquarters by local resident and relic hunter Ms. Mary Ann Rider of Gettysburg. Ms. Rider’s mother was Iva… (224-518) Learn More »

US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS CASE-SHOT SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS CASE-SHOT SHELL RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

This projectile was recovered near West Confederate Avenue 300 yards south of the Virginia Monument in the woods by a stone fence by local resident and relic hunter Mary Ann Rider. Ms. Rider’s… (224-516) Learn More »

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE JACKET BUTTON FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

Recovered on Culp’s Hill by local resident and relic hunter Ms. Mary Ann Rider. Her mother, Iva Rosensteel, was sister to George Rosensteel, founder of the Electric Map Museum in Gettysburg. Nice… (224-522) Learn More »

$45.00
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NEW YORK STATE JACKET BUTTON FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK STATE JACKET BUTTON FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

Recovered on Culp’s Hill by local resident and relic hunter Ms. Mary Ann Rider. Her mother, Iva Rosensteel, was sister to George Rosensteel, founder of the Electric Map Museum in Gettysburg. Nice… (224-521) Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

US INFANTRY OFFICER’S CUFF BUTTON FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

US INFANTRY OFFICER’S CUFF BUTTON FOUND AT GETTYSBURG

Found in woods between Devil’s Den and Big Round Top parking lot in woods by local resident and relic hunter Ms. Mary Ann Rider. Her mother, Iva Rosensteel, was sister to George Rosensteel, founder… (224-520) Learn More »

$50.00
ON HOLD

CONFEDERATE TEN SECOND PAPER TIME FUSE

CONFEDERATE TEN SECOND PAPER TIME FUSE

This ten-second fuse originated from the magazine at Fort Jackson, Louisiana. Fuse was recovered by a Union soldier in 1862, who packaged several in a box and documented it by writing the information… (R21945) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE TEN SECOND PAPER TIME FUSE

CONFEDERATE TEN SECOND PAPER TIME FUSE

This ten-second fuse originated from the magazine at Fort Jackson, Louisiana. Fuse was recovered by a Union soldier in 1862, who packaged several in a box and documented it by writing the information… (R21946) Learn More »

US 12-LB ARTILLERY POWDER BAG

US 12-LB ARTILLERY POWDER BAG

Cloth bag is in excellent unused condition. Item meas. approx. 7.50 inches across the top by 16.00 inches long with a rounded bottom.   [ad] [ph:m] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (172-5586) Learn More »

US 12-LB ARTILLERY POWDER BAG

US 12-LB ARTILLERY POWDER BAG

Cloth bag is in excellent unused condition. Item meas. approx. 7.50 inches across the top by 16.50 inches long with a rounded bottom.    [ad] [ph:m] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (172-5585) Learn More »

MODEL 1842 BAYONET SCABBARD

MODEL 1842 BAYONET SCABBARD

Leather scabbard is in good condition. The black leather body shows only light wear and with light crazing overall. Slightly flexible in the middle but not breaks. Stitching is complete with no… (172-5617) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA MILITIA BAYONET SCABBARD, WITH TWO EAGLE BUTTONS

CIVIL WAR ERA MILITIA BAYONET SCABBARD, WITH TWO EAGLE BUTTONS

Leather scabbard is in good condition. The black leather body shows only light wear and with light crazing overall. Slightly flexible but no breaks. Stitching is complete with no splits. Brass tip is… (172-5611) Learn More »

1858 PATTERN COMPANY LEVEL MARKSMAN AWARD STADIA BY SIMMONS AND  FRANKFORD ARSENAL

1858 PATTERN COMPANY LEVEL MARKSMAN AWARD STADIA BY SIMMONS AND FRANKFORD ARSENAL

This is a very scarce example of the U.S. Army company marksmanship award of 1858 made by Simons of Philadelphia and issued through the US Army Ordnance Department. With the adoption of the 1855… (490-2574) Learn More »

FALSE-EMBROIDERED ARTILLERY OFFICER’S INSIGNIA

FALSE-EMBROIDERED ARTILLERY OFFICER’S INSIGNIA

Measuring 1½ inches wide and 1 inch tall, this is a very nice example of the commercial die-struck gilt brass insignia available for private purchase (by officers or enlisted men with style) that… (490-2557) Learn More »

PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD BAYONET RECOVERED IN REYNOLDS’ WOODS, WITH DISPLAY PLAQUE

PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD BAYONET RECOVERED IN REYNOLDS’ WOODS, WITH DISPLAY PLAQUE

This bayonet originally appeared for sale in Horse Soldier Catalog #24. Bayonet is complete with a frozen locking ring. The surface of the bayonet has light rust and pitting. One side of the socket… (2021-204) Learn More »

LIKE NEW M6 BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

LIKE NEW M6 BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

Overall length of the item is 12.50 inches. Blued blade is in excellent condition with only some minor rub marks. Counterguard is marked on its face “U.S. M6.” Two-piece black grip is also in good… (172-5657) Learn More »

$85.00
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HUNGARIAN MODEL 1895 MANNLICHER RIFLE BAYONET

HUNGARIAN MODEL 1895 MANNLICHER RIFLE BAYONET

The length of the drawn bayonet is approx. 14.00 inches. The clean bright blade meas. approx. 9.75 inches with a central unstopped fuller of 6.75 inches. Blade edge and point are excellent. One… (172-5666) Learn More »

US WORLD WAR ONE “T” HANDLE SHOVEL WITH COVER

US WORLD WAR ONE “T” HANDLE SHOVEL WITH COVER

Shovel meas. approx. 22.00 inches long with a spade shaped iron head and a “T” shaped wood handle. The spade head has been painted an OD green but is now discolored with scattered spots of surface… (172-5646) Learn More »

$135.00
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RON TUNISON NUMBER 22 OF 25 ARTIST PROOF STATUES OF JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN AS GENERAL IN 1865

RON TUNISON NUMBER 22 OF 25 ARTIST PROOF STATUES OF JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN AS GENERAL IN 1865

Ron Tunison (1947-2013) combined his artistic talent with an interest in history in his sculpture. His abilities were recognized in the erection of no fewer than nine public Civil War and… (1001-17) Learn More »

NUMBER 11 OF 63 COLD-CAST COPIES OF SCULPTOR RON TUNISON’S STATUE OF GENERAL CRAWFORD, DEDICATED ON THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD IN 1988

NUMBER 11 OF 63 COLD-CAST COPIES OF SCULPTOR RON TUNISON’S STATUE OF GENERAL CRAWFORD, DEDICATED ON THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD IN 1988

Ron Tunison (1947-2013) combined his artistic talent with an interest in history in his sculpture. His abilities were recognized in the erection of no fewer than nine Civil War and Revolutionary War… (1001-18) Learn More »

$1,250.00
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STRUCK WORLD WAR ONE MODEL 1916 GERMAN HELMET SHELL

STRUCK WORLD WAR ONE MODEL 1916 GERMAN HELMET SHELL

Steel model 1916 German helmet minus the liner. The body has an apple green surface. Back center of the crown exhibits a jagged shrapnel hole approx. 1.50 inches long with minor edge cracks no doubt… (980-120) Learn More »

1950’S POLISH WZ50 HELMET

1950’S POLISH WZ50 HELMET

This is an early Cold War Polish helmet. It is similar in appearance to the Soviet World War 2 and Cold War helmets though there are some minor differences. Structurally the helmet is in good… (873-56) Learn More »

VERY NICE, COMPLETE MARCH OF 1864 CARTRIDGE BOX BY HAEDRICH

VERY NICE, COMPLETE MARCH OF 1864 CARTRIDGE BOX BY HAEDRICH

This is a regulation Civil War U.S. Infantry cartridge box complete with both interior magazine tins and is typical of those carried in the climatic battles of the war. Provided on the reverse with… (2021-203) Learn More »

NEW JERSEY MARKED REMINGTON NEW MODEL ARMY .44 CAL. REVOLVER

NEW JERSEY MARKED REMINGTON NEW MODEL ARMY .44 CAL. REVOLVER

This is a nice example of the one thousand .44 caliber Remington New Model Army revolvers purchased by New Jersey in 1864. It rates very good to excellent for condition. The grips are super. The… (490-2533) Learn More »

IMPRESSIVE GERMAN HUNTING DAGGER AND SHEATH

IMPRESSIVE GERMAN HUNTING DAGGER AND SHEATH

This wide-bladed dagger is unmarked and undated, but certainly German or Austrian. It incorporates design elements of the heavy, wide knives and cleavers found in 17th century hunting trousses with… (2021-144) Learn More »

JULY 1864 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. A, 67TH US COLORED TROOPS, TO HIS FATHER

JULY 1864 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. A, 67TH US COLORED TROOPS, TO HIS FATHER

Dated “Morganzia La. July 29th 1864. Addressed to father, J.F. Kreps. 4 pp. in ink on lined paper, 5 X 8.” Exhibits fold-marks and light foxing & soiling along rear age fold=lines. Else VG… (945-433) Learn More »

JULY 1864 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. A, 67TH US COLORED TROOPS, TO HIS FATHER

JULY 1864 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. A, 67TH US COLORED TROOPS, TO HIS FATHER

Dated “Morganzia La, July 21st 1864. Addressed to father, J.F. Kreps. Exhibits fold-marks and light rear page foxing. Else VG & entirely legible. In protective sleeve. Note: Adam Kreps served in… (945-432) Learn More »


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US NAVY EAGLE POMMEL SWORD ID’D TO PERCIVAL DRAYON, WHO SERVED HIS COUNTRY FOR 38 YEARS

Manufactured: Unmarked  Maker: Unmarked  Year: 1838 - 1850s  Model: Eagle pommel Size: 29.5 inch blade, 1 inch wide, .314 thick  Condition: VG The blade is etched: “Percival / Drayton / U.S. / Navy”. The blue and gold decorated blade has a… (870-48). Learn More »

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