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MAKER MARKED US .44 HOLSTER ON US WAIST BELT

MAKER MARKED US .44 HOLSTER ON US WAIST BELT

Black leather holster in good condition. Leather is soft and supple with some light surface crazing throughout. There is some minor loss of surface finish scattered here and there but not concentrated… (915-05) Learn More »

HARPER’S PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE WAR WITH SPAIN, VOL. 2

HARPER’S PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE WAR WITH SPAIN, VOL. 2

Published by Harper’s & Brothers, New York, 1899. Handsomely rebound, w/original cloth cover laid in. 508 pp., maps, w/numerous spectacular color illustrations. Measures 11 1/2" x 16 1/4",… (410-804) Learn More »

LES CHANTS NATIONAUX DE TOUS LES PAYS

LES CHANTS NATIONAUX DE TOUS LES PAYS

[National songs for all countries]. Adaption Musicale de Samuel Rousseau. Aquarelles de Job. Published by H.E. Martin, Paris, N.D. (circa 1900).  French language. 68 pp., in glazed cloth, 4 To,… (410-807) Learn More »

OUT OF PRINT 1997 COPY OF “GENERALS AT REST – THE GRAVE SITES OF THE 425 OFFICIAL CONFEDERATE GENERALS”

OUT OF PRINT 1997 COPY OF “GENERALS AT REST – THE GRAVE SITES OF THE 425 OFFICIAL CONFEDERATE GENERALS”

Nice hardcover copy with the original dustjacket in very good condition. Volume meas. approx. 8.75 x 11.25 inches and runs 352 pages with index. Written by Richard Owen & James Owen and published… (410-771) Learn More »

DROPPED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

DROPPED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

This relic item is a dropped CS .69 caliber round ball from the collection of Ron Miller, brother of noted Gettysburg relic hunter Ed Miller. Ron was born in Gettysburg and was a teacher by… (286-615) Learn More »

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DROPPED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

DROPPED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

This relic item is a dropped CS CS .69 caliber round ball from the collection of Ron Miller, brother of noted Gettysburg relic hunter Ed Miller. Ron was born in Gettysburg and was a teacher by… (286-614) Learn More »

$18.00
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DROPPED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

DROPPED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

This relic item is a dropped CS .69 caliber round ball from the collection of Ron Miller, brother of noted Gettysburg relic hunter Ed Miller. Ron was born in Gettysburg and was a teacher by… (286-613) Learn More »

$18.00
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DROPPED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

DROPPED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

This relic item is a dropped CS CS .69 caliber round ball from the collection of Ron Miller, brother of noted Gettysburg relic hunter Ed Miller. Ron was born in Gettysburg and was a teacher by… (286-612) Learn More »

$18.00
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DROPPED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

DROPPED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

This relic item is a dropped CS .69 caliber round ball from the collection of Ron Miller, brother of noted Gettysburg relic hunter Ed Miller. Ron was born in Gettysburg and was a teacher by… (286-611) Learn More »

$18.00
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DROPPED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

DROPPED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

This relic item is a dropped CS .69 caliber round ball from the collection of Ron Miller, brother of noted Gettysburg relic hunter Ed Miller. Ron was born in Gettysburg and was a teacher by… (286-610) Learn More »

$18.00
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DROPPED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

DROPPED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

This relic item is a dropped CS .69 caliber round ball from the collection of Ron Miller, brother of noted Gettysburg relic hunter Ed Miller. Ron was born in Gettysburg and was a teacher by… (286-608) Learn More »

$18.00
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FIRED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

FIRED CONFEDERATE .69 CALIBER ROUND MUSKET BALL BALL RECOVERED AT CS POSITION IN FIELD BETWEEN REYNOLDS’ WOODS & MCPHERSON BARN, GETTYSBURG

This relic item is a fired CS .69 caliber round ball from the collection of Ron Miller, brother of noted Gettysburg relic hunter Ed Miller. Ron was born in Gettysburg and was a teacher by profession.… (286-607) Learn More »

$18.00
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BUST VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOE E. JOHNSTON IN UNIFORM

BUST VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOE E. JOHNSTON IN UNIFORM

Image shows General Johnston in a partial left profile wearing the uniform of a Confederate general. Contrast and clarity are good. Paper and mount are slightly toned. Mount corners have been clipped.… (1138-242) Learn More »

FULL STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL GUSTAVUS W. SMITH-COMMANDED THE ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA FOR ONE DAY

FULL STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL GUSTAVUS W. SMITH-COMMANDED THE ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA FOR ONE DAY

Very nice full standing image of Smith wearing a dark civilian suit. Photo appears to have been taken before the war when Smith was serving as street commissioner of New York City. Clarity and… (1138-487A) Learn More »

POST-WAR VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL & PRESIDENTIAL SON – RICHARD “DICK” TAYLOR

POST-WAR VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL & PRESIDENTIAL SON – RICHARD “DICK” TAYLOR

CDV is a waist-up view of Taylor in a dark civilian suit jacket, light vest, white shirt and striped tie. Clarity and contrast are very good.  Paper and mount are same. Reverse has a photographer’s… (1138-524) Learn More »

SEATED VIEW OF MISSOURI GENERAL M. JEFF THOMPSON

SEATED VIEW OF MISSOURI GENERAL M. JEFF THOMPSON

CDV shows Thompson seated at a table. He is posed with one arm resting on the table and holding a gauntlet in his hand while the other hand rests on the hilt of his sword. Next to him on the table is… (1138-531) Learn More »

POST-WAR VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE BY REES

POST-WAR VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE BY REES

CDV is a bust view of General Lee in a dark civilian suit. He is posed in a slight left profile. Clarity is good but the contrast is light around the top of the general’s head. Paper and mount have… (1138-325) Learn More »

SEATED VIEW OF ARDENT SUCCESSIONIST LOUIS T. WIGFALL – LATER A CONFEDERATE GENERAL

SEATED VIEW OF ARDENT SUCCESSIONIST LOUIS T. WIGFALL – LATER A CONFEDERATE GENERAL

Three-quarter seated view of Wigfall in a dark civilian suit holding his top hat on his left knee with one hand and holding a walking stick in the other. He is seated beside a draped column. Contrast… (1138-555A) Learn More »

BUST VIEW OF GENERAL HENRY HETH IN UNIFORM

BUST VIEW OF GENERAL HENRY HETH IN UNIFORM

Chest-up CDV of Henry Heth in the uniform of a Confederate general. His coat has the collar turned down and he wears a dark bowtie with white polka dots. Clarity and contrast is good. Mount has light… (1138-192) Learn More »

WARTIME VIEW OF GENERAL DABNEY H. MAURY

WARTIME VIEW OF GENERAL DABNEY H. MAURY

Vignette bust-view of Maury in a double-breasted frockcoat with general’s collar insignia. Contrast and clarity are excellent. Paper and mount have light scattered surface dirt. Reverse is blank but… (1138-376) Learn More »

HORSE SOLDIER GIFT CERTIFICATES

HORSE SOLDIER GIFT CERTIFICATES

Not sure what to give the Civil War / militaria collector on your Christmas list? The Horse Soldier offers gift certificates year 'round for any occasion, and are available in any denomination.  An… (GIFT) Learn More »

1850’s MILITIA TAIL COAT WITH STAFF BUTTONS

1850’s MILITIA TAIL COAT WITH STAFF BUTTONS

Original circa 1850s militia uniform jacket. This is a gray triple-breasted tail coat with black trim. A single row of staff buttons remains in the center where the functioning button holes are. All… (1135-01) Learn More »

.36 CALIBER BULLET MOLD FOR “COLT’S PATENT” REVOLVERS

.36 CALIBER BULLET MOLD FOR “COLT’S PATENT” REVOLVERS

Here is a nice iron mold for Navy revolvers (.36 caliber). Two cavity type; one round ball and one conical ball of the “New Model” style. Typical Civil War-era mold marked “COLT’S PATENT” on… (953-209) Learn More »

.45 CALIBER IRON PISTOL BALL MOLD & BARREL TOOL

.45 CALIBER IRON PISTOL BALL MOLD & BARREL TOOL

Iron scissor-type mold to cast a lead round ball for revolvers.  Measures approximately 3.5” long overall. Single cavity mold with spout. Sprue cutter is formed between the two handles. Cavity… (1164-46) Learn More »

AUGUST 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER  GENERAL  ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

AUGUST 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

The letter below is one of a series of 27 letters written by Colonel Dyer to his wife Lydia between August 31, 1862 and August 11, 1865. A resident of Skowegan, ME, 42 year-old Captain Isaac Dyer was… (1097-189) Learn More »

$125.00
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AUGUST 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER  GENERAL  ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

AUGUST 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

The letter below is one of a series of 27 letters written by Colonel Dyer to his wife Lydia between August 31, 1862 and August 11, 1865. A resident of Skowegan, ME, 42 year-old Captain Isaac Dyer was… (1097-188) Learn More »

$95.00
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AUGUST 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER  GENERAL  ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

AUGUST 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

The letter below is one of a series of 27 letters written by Colonel Dyer to his wife Lydia between August 31, 1862 and August 11, 1865. A resident of Skowegan, ME, 42 year-old Captain Isaac Dyer was… (1097-187) Learn More »

$95.00
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AUGUST 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER  GENERAL  ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

AUGUST 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

The letter below is one of a series of 27 letters written by Colonel Dyer to his wife Lydia between August 31, 1862 and August 11, 1865. A resident of Skowegan, ME, 42 year-old Captain Isaac Dyer was… (1097-186) Learn More »

$75.00
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MAY 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER  GENERAL  ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

MAY 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

The letter below is one of a series of 27 letters written by Colonel Dyer to his wife between August 31, 1862 and August 11, 1865. A resident of Skowegan, ME, 42 year-old Captain Isaac Dyer was placed… (1097-183) Learn More »

APRIL 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER  GENERAL  ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

APRIL 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

The letter below is one of a series of 27 letters written by Colonel Dyer to his wife between August 31, 1862 and August 11, 1865. A resident of Skowegan, ME, 42-year-old Captain Isaac Dyer was placed… (1097-182) Learn More »

$100.00
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DECEMBER 1862 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER  GENERAL  ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

DECEMBER 1862 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

The letter below is one of a series of 27 letters written by Colonel Dyer to his wife between August 31, 1862 and August 11, 1865. A resident of Skowegan, ME, 42 year-old Captain Isaac Dyer was placed… (1097-180) Learn More »

$200.00
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SEPTEMBER 1862 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

SEPTEMBER 1862 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ISAAC DYER, 15TH MAINE INFANTRY

The letter below is one of a series of 27 letters written by Colonel Dyer to his wife between August 31, 1862 and August 11, 1865. A resident of Skowegan, ME, 42 year-old Captain Isaac Dyer was placed… (1097-178) Learn More »

$75.00
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MAKER-MARKED CIVIL WAR “SHARPS” CARBINE CARTRIDGE BOX

MAKER-MARKED CIVIL WAR “SHARPS” CARBINE CARTRIDGE BOX

This carbine cartridge box is an original example of the classic leather accoutrement carried by Federal mounted forces during the Civil War. Sometimes referred to as the “Sharps” carbine box,… (2021-998) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR FIELD ARTILLERY LANYARD

CIVIL WAR FIELD ARTILLERY LANYARD

This is an excellent example of the Civil War artillery lanyard for field guns. This is a standard and essential piece of artillery gear, having a turned wood handle about 5 inches long with good… (1158-04) Learn More »

CS $100 NOTE 1864

CS $100 NOTE 1864

This was produced in 1864 by the engraving company Keatringe & Ball of Columbia, SC. Edward Keatinge ran an engraving company in New York, but would later be recruited by the Confederacy to… (2021-878) Learn More »

CS $100 NOTE 1864

CS $100 NOTE 1864

This was produced in 1864 by the engraving company Keatringe & Ball of Columbia, SC. Edward Keatinge ran an engraving company in New York, but would later be recruited by the Confederacy to… (2021-877) Learn More »

CS $100 NOTE 1864

CS $100 NOTE 1864

This was produced in 1864 by the engraving company Keatringe & Ball of Columbia, SC. Edward Keatinge ran an engraving company in New York, but would later be recruited by the Confederacy to… (2021-876) Learn More »

CS $100 NOTE 1864

CS $100 NOTE 1864

This was produced in 1864 by the engraving company Keatringe & Ball of Columbia, SC. Edward Keatinge ran an engraving company in New York, but would later be recruited by the Confederacy to… (2021-875) Learn More »

CS $500 NOTE 1864

CS $500 NOTE 1864

This was produced in 1864 by the engraving company Keatringe & Ball of Columbia, SC. Edward Keatinge ran an engraving company in New York, but would later be recruited by the Confederacy to… (2021-881) Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR HEROS VON BORCKE

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR HEROS VON BORCKE

Bust view of von Borcke in uniform. He is wearing a military frock coat. Mount and image have been trimmed top and bottom. Period pencil identification is on back. Photographer’s backmark, Tanner… (1138-1057) Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. CAPTAIN WILLIAM WHITEHOUSE OLD, RICHMOND BACKMARK

CDV OF C.S. CAPTAIN WILLIAM WHITEHOUSE OLD, RICHMOND BACKMARK

Seated studio view of Old in uniform. He is wearing a rather plain uniform; what appears to be a 4-button frock and trousers with a stripe down the leg. He holds a hat in his lap. Mount has had the… (1138-1163) Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR J.B. MOORE, QUARTERMASTER

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR J.B. MOORE, QUARTERMASTER

Waist-up view of Moore in uniform. He is wearing a double-breasted frock coat with single star on collar (major). Period pencil identification is on back, “Major ___ Blue Moore. Mr. R.C.… (1138-1159) Learn More »

CDV OF C.S.N. OFFICER P.R. EMERSON

CDV OF C.S.N. OFFICER P.R. EMERSON

Full-standing studio view of Emerson in uniform. He is wearing an unadorned nine-breasted frock coat and vest. Period pencil identification is on back, “P.R. Emerson late of the C.S.N. Gunboat Gen.… (1138-1387) Learn More »

LEATHER SWORD OR BAYONET FROG

LEATHER SWORD OR BAYONET FROG

Made of a single piece of bridle leather folded and sewn, this piece measures 8.25” long x 3.25” at its widest point.  With belt loop at top and scalloped profile, this has an almost… (490-2658) Learn More »

SAXON MODEL 1850 DRESDEN MUSKET BAYONET

SAXON MODEL 1850 DRESDEN MUSKET BAYONET

Complete triangular socket bayonet in working condition. The iron surfaces are dark with scattered pitting throughout and light surface rust. Socket has a bridged mortis and a working locking ring.… (490-1655) Learn More »

US 1795 SOCKET BAYONET

US 1795 SOCKET BAYONET

Bayonet has a bright surface with light scattered mottling. Socket has an open mortise and the blade has a shallow fuller near the point. Blade flat is unmarked.  [AD] … (172-5704) Learn More »

$155.00
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MODEL 1816 BAYONET

MODEL 1816 BAYONET

This Federal accoutrement is an original angular socket bayonet made for the US Model 1816 Flintlock Musket longarm. In time, the M1816 was converted to a percussion musket and the accompanying… (2021-27) Learn More »

CA. 1799-1806 U.S. SPRINGFIELD BAYONET

CA. 1799-1806 U.S. SPRINGFIELD BAYONET

This bayonet has an unbridged mortise, is set up for use on a musket with a top mounted bayonet stud, and includes a deeply stuck “US/NS” blade stamp. The fitting for a top mounted bayonet stud… (1052-73) Learn More »

MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE IN UNTOUCHED CONDITION

MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE IN UNTOUCHED CONDITION

This carbine bears a serial #15713. All gunmetal wears a smooth, dark plumb patina with very little pitting. Carbine has a 22.00 inch round barrel with the original folding rear sight and small brass… (490-2644) Learn More »

MODEL 1892/98 KRAG BAYONET & SCABBARD

MODEL 1892/98 KRAG BAYONET & SCABBARD

This is the Krag – Jorgensen bayonet used on the model 1892 Krag rifle. From point to pommel the drawn bayonet meas. approx. 16.00 inches long. The blade meas. approx. 11.50 inches with a central… (172-5665) Learn More »

9TH MICHIGAN INFANTRY VETERAN’S MEDAL

9TH MICHIGAN INFANTRY VETERAN’S MEDAL

Medal is made of three pieces. The top has a bronze-colored spread-winged eagle perched on crossed rifles. The eagles wing span is approx. 2.50 inches wide. The reverse of the eagle has the original… (1152-20) Learn More »

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH

Small leather box to hold friction primers and carried on the belt.  The box is relatively square in shape to accommodate the shape of the friction primer packs.  The single wide belt loop is sewn,… (1137-09) Learn More »

$95.00
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1880-1900 MASSACHUSETTS PLATE ON ORIGINAL BELT

1880-1900 MASSACHUSETTS PLATE ON ORIGINAL BELT

Supple leather post-war belt complete with size adjustment hardware and sliding leather keeper. Leather surface shows light surface wear and crazing. The plate is cast brass with an integral tongue… (450-187) Learn More »

GREAT RESEARCH VOLUME ON AMERICAN BAYONETS

GREAT RESEARCH VOLUME ON AMERICAN BAYONETS

Hardcover volume is titled “THE AMERICAN BAYONET 1776-1964” by A. N. Hardin, Jr. and published by Riling and Lentz, Philadelphia in 1964. The book meas. approx. 9.00 x 11.25 inches with blue cloth… (704-63) Learn More »

COPY OF THE CIVIL WAR LETTERS OF MAJOR GENERAL REGIS DE TROBRIAND

COPY OF THE CIVIL WAR LETTERS OF MAJOR GENERAL REGIS DE TROBRIAND

The full title of this volume is “OUR NOBLE BLOOD; THE CIVIL WAR LETTERS OF MAJOR GENERAL REGIS de TROBRIAND” translated by Nathalie Chartain, edited and published by William B. Styple of Belle… (410-798) Learn More »

SLEEVE OF SHARPS PELLET PRIMERS

SLEEVE OF SHARPS PELLET PRIMERS

This is a tube of pellet primers for the Sharps carbine or rifle.  The tube Is made of thin sheet brass and contains approximately 25 copper priming discs and a wood dowel. The primers were pushed… (1142-132) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR FLAP HOLSTER FOR LARGE REVOLVERS

CIVIL WAR FLAP HOLSTER FOR LARGE REVOLVERS

This is a black leather holster made to accommodate the Colt, Remington and other revolvers. The leather still shows a slight “profile” of a revolver cylinder. A Colt .44 caliber “Army” model… (1152-14) Learn More »

US MODEL 1855 HARPERS FERRY RIFLE MUSKET DATED 1858

US MODEL 1855 HARPERS FERRY RIFLE MUSKET DATED 1858

The barrel has a bright surface with light peppering and oxidation along its length and moderate pitting at the breech which obscures the barrel date. Long rear sight has flip-up leaf with sidling… (1000-144) Learn More »

1894 COPY OF “HISTORY OF THE 13TH REGIMENT N.G.S.N.Y.”

1894 COPY OF “HISTORY OF THE 13TH REGIMENT N.G.S.N.Y.”

The full title this book is ““HISTORY OF THE 13TH REGIMENT N.G.S.N.Y. WITH DESCRIPTION OF THE GRAND MILITARY FAIR GIVEN IN AID OF THE ARMORY FUND OCTOBER 1894 AT THE ARMORY.” Hardcover volume… (668-367) Learn More »

$45.00
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EARLY WAR CONFEDERATE SERGEANT WITH SABER EX-BILL TURNER

EARLY WAR CONFEDERATE SERGEANT WITH SABER EX-BILL TURNER

This sixth plate ambrotype shows a seated sergeant from the knees up, wearing a brimmed hat and a dark frock coat that shows both sergeant’s chevrons and shoulder straps. He also wears a white buff… (1138-1838) Learn More »

US WORLD WAR TWO LEATHER A-2 JACKET IDENTIFIED TO P-38 “LIGHTNING” PILOT

US WORLD WAR TWO LEATHER A-2 JACKET IDENTIFIED TO P-38 “LIGHTNING” PILOT

Jacket is identified to Lt. George Roger Cohan of the 337th Fighter Squadron of the 329th Fighter Group which served as part of the 4th Air Force here in the United States during World War Two. The… (454-50) Learn More »

ARMY OF THE POTOMAC MEMORIAL ID’D TO 17TH CONNECTICUT SOLDIER

ARMY OF THE POTOMAC MEMORIAL ID’D TO 17TH CONNECTICUT SOLDIER

This memorial was printed by The National Tribune Company in 1904. The memorial is a stock piece with an area at bottom to fill in a soldier’s name, regiment and Corps. The memorial is printed in… (668-371) Learn More »

$75.00
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CDV MEMORIAL TO ABRAHAM LINCOLN

CDV MEMORIAL TO ABRAHAM LINCOLN

Photo memorial to President Abraham Lincoln in cdv format. “We mourn our country’s loss.” Plain mount with no photographer’s backmark.   [jet]  [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~… (1139-335) Learn More »

CDV OF CHILD WITH DRUM

CDV OF CHILD WITH DRUM

Studio view of child standing with a small drum posing with drum sticks. Image is clear with good contrast. Photographer’s backmark on reverse, Thomas M. Saurman, Norristown.  [jet] … (1139-371) Learn More »

CDV OF CHILD WITH DRUM

CDV OF CHILD WITH DRUM

Studio view of child standing next to a chair with a small drum on it. Image is clear with good contrast. Photographer’s name and address printed along bottom edge of the mount. Photographer’s… (1139-339) Learn More »

CDV OF ASST. SURGEON ISAIAH L. PICARD, 1ST MASS. & 115TH USCT

CDV OF ASST. SURGEON ISAIAH L. PICARD, 1ST MASS. & 115TH USCT

Three-quarter standing studio view of Picard in uniform. He wears a single-breasted coat with shoulder straps and a sash. He holds a slouch hat with hat cord and insignia. Clear image with very good… (1139-478) Learn More »

CDV OF SURGEON ROBERT K. SMITH

CDV OF SURGEON ROBERT K. SMITH

Full-standing studio view of Smith in full uniform. He wears a double-breasted coat with shoulder straps and a waist belt with medical staff sword. Clear image with very good contrast.… (1139-477) Learn More »

CDV OF SYLVESTER T. UPTEGROVE, 5TH NEW YORK CAVALRY

CDV OF SYLVESTER T. UPTEGROVE, 5TH NEW YORK CAVALRY

Waist-up view of Uptegrove in uniform with vest and four-button coat. Service strips on his sleeves. Clear image with good contrast. Light period pencil on reverse. No photographer’s backmark. He… (1139-473) Learn More »

CDV OF KEYSTONE ZOUAVE, 76TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

CDV OF KEYSTONE ZOUAVE, 76TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

Full-standing studio view of soldier in zouave uniform with vest, short jacket, sash, pantaloons, and gaiters. He also wears a tasseled fez on his head. Clear image with good contrast. Mount has been… (1139-471) Learn More »

ALBUMEN OF SOLDIER MORTALLY WOUNDED AT PORT HUDSON

ALBUMEN OF SOLDIER MORTALLY WOUNDED AT PORT HUDSON

Seated view of Samuel M. Paul in uniform. He wears a 9-button frock and a kepi. Measures 8” x 10”. Image is good but slightly out of focus. Ball point pen identification on bottom edge of front… (1139-469) Learn More »

$295.00
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CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED UNION SOLDIER

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED UNION SOLDIER

Waist-up view of soldier in uniform. He wears a military coat and vest. Clear image with good contrast. Photographer’s backmark, Bogardus, New York.    [jet]… (1139-467) Learn More »

CDV OF DRUMMER GEORGE KESLER, 11TH MASS INFANTRY

CDV OF DRUMMER GEORGE KESLER, 11TH MASS INFANTRY

Full standing view of Kesler posed in front of a “camp scene” back drop. He is in uniform with drum. Image retains good detail despite dark stain of photo and mount (most likely from prolonged… (1139-465) Learn More »

CDV OF “FOUR-LEGGED WOMAN” MYRTLE CORBIN

CDV OF “FOUR-LEGGED WOMAN” MYRTLE CORBIN

Seated studio image of Corbin displaying her four legs. Photo is clear with good contrast. Some soiling on the image and around edges. Photographer’s backmark, Lincoln Park Gallery, Cincinnati,… (1139-464) Learn More »

HOLIDAY CLOSURE - THANKSGIVING

HOLIDAY CLOSURE - THANKSGIVING

The Horse Soldier will be closed Thursday, Nov. 25th and Friday, Nov. 26th for Thanksgiving. We will be open on Saturday, Nov. 27th. Have a safe & happy holiday weekend! The Staff &… Learn More »

SCARCE 1859 DATED AMES LIGHT CAVALRY SABER, AKA MODEL 1860

SCARCE 1859 DATED AMES LIGHT CAVALRY SABER, AKA MODEL 1860

Old habits die hard. Although we now know production of the new pattern cavalry saber intended to replace the heavy Model 1840 started in 1857, most still refer to them as the Model 1860. This is a… (766-1613) Learn More »

REMAINS OF A MAKER MARKED LEATHER SWORD KNOT FROM THE SOLDIERS NATIONAL MUSEUM OF GETTYSBURG AUCTION

REMAINS OF A MAKER MARKED LEATHER SWORD KNOT FROM THE SOLDIERS NATIONAL MUSEUM OF GETTYSBURG AUCTION

Bridle leather sword knot that is complete but for the acorn and tassels. Both sliding keepers are present and the leather surface is smooth and clean. Clearly stamped on one side is “E. GAYLORD,… (224-513) Learn More »

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CANTEEN

EARLY GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR CANTEEN

This small canteen is made entirely of brass and consists of both the canteen body and sling. One side of the canteen is stamped with a “U.S.” while the other has “GETTYSBURG.” The canteen… (286-1039) Learn More »

NICE CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

NICE CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a Civil War-era percussion cap pouch with a post-war “NJ” accoutrement plate on the flap. The leather shows light, even wear. This pattern has the closing tab as a continuation of the… (1137-14) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH WITH “NJ” PLATE

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH WITH “NJ” PLATE

This is a Civil War-era percussion cap pouch with a post-war “NJ” accoutrement plate on the flap. The leather shows light, even wear. This pattern has the closing tab as a continuation of the… (2021-1010) Learn More »

RARE HARD TO FIND FIRST EDITION COPY OF “CIVIL WAR CORPS BADGES AND OTHER RELATED AWARDS, BADGES, MEDALS OF THE PERIOD”

RARE HARD TO FIND FIRST EDITION COPY OF “CIVIL WAR CORPS BADGES AND OTHER RELATED AWARDS, BADGES, MEDALS OF THE PERIOD”

Published by the author, Stanley S. Phillips in 1982, this volume is the standard research book on Civil War era Corps badges and other assorted awards. Volume is bound in gray cloth with the title on… (410-770) Learn More »

ARMEE FRANCAISE UNIFORMES 1937

ARMEE FRANCAISE UNIFORMES 1937

Documents etablis sous les auspices du Ministere de la Guerre. French language. 20 pp. color plates, 4 To, 14.25” x 11.25, in half calf w/gilt spine lettering, raised bands, marbled boards and… (410-806) Learn More »

LA GARDE (1854-1870)

LA GARDE (1854-1870)

By Captaine Richard. Published by Ancienne Librairie Furne, Societe Edition Et De Librairie, Paris, 1898. French language.  356 pp., 380 illustrations. 4 To, 14”x 11.5,   In full brown Moroccan… (410-805) Learn More »

MINT CONDITION MODEL 1855 BAYONET SCABBARD

MINT CONDITION MODEL 1855 BAYONET SCABBARD

Leather scabbard in near perfect, unissued condition. The black leather body shows next to no wear and no weak spots. Excellent finish and all stitching remains unbroken. Brass tip solidly attached… (734-47) Learn More »

$325.00
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MEXICAN WAR TO CIVIL WAR PORTFIRE STOCK

MEXICAN WAR TO CIVIL WAR PORTFIRE STOCK

Before the introduction of the friction primer it was necessary to keep a ready flame handy for the lighting of linstocks carrying slow match to fire the gun or to fire it directly and even later they… (1158-07) Learn More »

FRAMED HALF-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN IMPOSING CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY OFFICER

FRAMED HALF-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN IMPOSING CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY OFFICER

This half-plate ambrotype is mounted in a nice thermoplastic wall frame with raised floral motifs at the corners and preserves its gilt brass oval mat and inner frame. There are some long rubs at… (1138-2022) Learn More »

$1,950.00
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FRENCH MANUFACTURED ‘CENT GARDE’ CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER

FRENCH MANUFACTURED ‘CENT GARDE’ CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER

Manufactured: French pattern & Maker Maker: Chatellerault Year: Civil War Era Model: Cent Garde Cavalry Officer Size: 37.25 inch blade & 1.25 inches wide Condition: Excellent+ The "Cent Garde"… (870-260) Learn More »

$5,500.00
Originally $7,000.00

US PAY DEPARTMENT SWORD BY AMES MFG. CO., MODEL 1840

US PAY DEPARTMENT SWORD BY AMES MFG. CO., MODEL 1840

Manufactured: Cabotville / Chicopee Maker: Ames Year: 1848 - Civil War Model: M1840 Size: 30.2-inch blade Condition: Excellent+ The N.P. Ames Cabotville address was used up to 1847. The Chicopee… (870-341) Learn More »

$4,000.00
Originally $5,000.00
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CIVIL WAR COMMERCIAL FORAGE CAP WITH EARLY FORM 6th CORPS BADGE

CIVIL WAR COMMERCIAL FORAGE CAP WITH EARLY FORM 6th CORPS BADGE

This original Civil War forage cap with its 6th Corps badge surfaced in 1958 in Johnstown, Fulton County, New York. The cap itself is a commercial version of the army issue forage cap, but of much… (1052-101) Learn More »

ITALIAN CABASSET SEIGE WEIGHT HELMET, C. 1620

ITALIAN CABASSET SEIGE WEIGHT HELMET, C. 1620

This helmet is known as a cabasset, a type worn by infantry and light cavalry from the mid-sixteenth century through the seventeenth century all over Europe and by the Spanish in the Americas. This… (1164-15) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE GENERAL LUNSFORD LINDSAY LOMAX AS A U.S. CAVALRY SECOND LIEUTENANT

CONFEDERATE GENERAL LUNSFORD LINDSAY LOMAX AS A U.S. CAVALRY SECOND LIEUTENANT

Formerly in the collection of Virginia collector and dealer Bill Turner this sixth plate ambrotype shows Confederate General Lunsford Lindsay Lomax as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army, sometime… (1138-1830) Learn More »

COLONEL SIMEON BEAUFORD GIBBONS, 10th VIRGINIA, KILLED AT THE BATTLE OF MCDOWELL, 1862, AS V.M.I. CADET CA. 1852 IN WHITEHURST DAGUERREOTYPE

COLONEL SIMEON BEAUFORD GIBBONS, 10th VIRGINIA, KILLED AT THE BATTLE OF MCDOWELL, 1862, AS V.M.I. CADET CA. 1852 IN WHITEHURST DAGUERREOTYPE

This quarter-plate daguerreotype comes from the collection of the late Bill Turner, noted Virginia collector and dealer. It shows a young man standing, about two-thirds length, in cadet jacket with… (1138-1972) Learn More »

EXCELLENT LARGE, ORIGINAL FRAMED OIL PAINTING OF 20TH MAINE’S JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN BY MICHAEL GNATEK

EXCELLENT LARGE, ORIGINAL FRAMED OIL PAINTING OF 20TH MAINE’S JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN BY MICHAEL GNATEK

This is an original oil on canvas portrait of Major General Joshua L. Chamberlain of the 20th Maine Infantry done by the late Michael Gnatek. Mr. Gnatek received his art training at Yale University… (10-1968) Learn More »

$12,500.00
Originally $15,000.00

SET OF TWO 29TH DIVISION D-DAY SCENES BY JAMES DIETZ

SET OF TWO 29TH DIVISION D-DAY SCENES BY JAMES DIETZ

Set of two works of art depicting the first wave of the 29th Infantry Divisions assault on Omaha Beach on D-Day, June 6, 1944. The print, done by James Dietz, shows the chaos of an opposed amphibious… (945-601) Learn More »

$750.00
Originally $950.00

127th NEW YORK SOLDIER’S WHISKEY FLASK

127th NEW YORK SOLDIER’S WHISKEY FLASK

This is a pocket-size glass whiskey flask with metal screw top, leather covered upper body and lower body fitted with a metal drinking cup. Both the cap and cup are marked by James Dixon and Sons.… (480-245) Learn More »

MODEL 1842 HARPER’s FERRY RIFLED MUSKET DATED 1854

MODEL 1842 HARPER’s FERRY RIFLED MUSKET DATED 1854

This is the first regulation model of musket made in the percussion ignition system at the national armories. Springfield Armory produced 172,000 of these muskets between 1844 and 1855. It was a big… (218-587) Learn More »

$3,500.00
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US MODEL 1913 CAVALRY OR “PATTON” SWORD WITH ATTACHED PICKET PIN – SHORTENED BLADE

US MODEL 1913 CAVALRY OR “PATTON” SWORD WITH ATTACHED PICKET PIN – SHORTENED BLADE

This sword is a Model 1913 cavalry sword commonly referred to as the “Patton Saber.”  The sword was designed for the U.S. Army by Second Lieutenant (later General) George S. Patton Jr. in 1913.… (490-2162) Learn More »

$795.00
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ST. LOUIS ARSENAL .54 CALIBER STARR CARBINE CARTRIDGE, PACK OF CAPS & WRAPPER

ST. LOUIS ARSENAL .54 CALIBER STARR CARBINE CARTRIDGE, PACK OF CAPS & WRAPPER

Offered here is a single .54 caliber cartridge for Starr carbine, a pack of 12 percussion caps, and the original paper wrapper they were packaged in at St. Louis Arsenal. The cartridge case is of fine… (172-5812) Learn More »

NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN CIRCA 1863 WITH FIELD USE

NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN CIRCA 1863 WITH FIELD USE

O’Donnell dates the use of light blue covers on NY Depot canteens to 1863, and estimates the total made at about 150,000, before the gray wool covers came in during 1864. The material is the same… (1156-04) Learn More »

$695.00
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VERY NICE LIGHT BLUE NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN

VERY NICE LIGHT BLUE NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN

The Quartermaster’s Office of Clothing and Equipage established an office in New York in June 1861. Known as the New York Depot, it received items made to government specifications by various… (2021-1033) Learn More »

ONCE ID’D AS ROCKBRIDGE DRAGOON, LIKELY AN EARLY WAR UNION VOLUNTEER SHOWING OFF HIS NEW UNIFORM, CANTEEN AND HAVERSACK

ONCE ID’D AS ROCKBRIDGE DRAGOON, LIKELY AN EARLY WAR UNION VOLUNTEER SHOWING OFF HIS NEW UNIFORM, CANTEEN AND HAVERSACK

This sixth-plate ambrotype was published by Albaugh on page 110 of More Confederate Faces as a member of the Rockbridge 2nd Dragoons, who went into Confederate service as Company H of the 14th… (1154-05) Learn More »

SECOND MODEL RICHARDS CONVERSION COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY

SECOND MODEL RICHARDS CONVERSION COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY

This is a very good example of the “Type-II,” “Second Model,” or “Transition Model” of the Richards conversion of the Colt 1860 Army revolver. The serial number 183791 matches throughout,… (1142-126) Learn More »

RARE SMALL IRON TRIGGERGUARD COLT M1851 NAVY CUT FOR 2ND MODEL SHOULDER STOCK- ONLY 50 MADE

RARE SMALL IRON TRIGGERGUARD COLT M1851 NAVY CUT FOR 2ND MODEL SHOULDER STOCK- ONLY 50 MADE

Current scholarship classifies Colt M1851 Navies with iron triggerguards outside the older, but still useful, model designations pioneered by Swayze. Jordan and Geri break them down into the small… (1142-73) Learn More »

VERY FINE CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH, WATERTOWN ARSENAL 1863

VERY FINE CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH, WATERTOWN ARSENAL 1863

This is a Civil War-era percussion cap pouch. The leather shows very little wear. This pattern has the closing tab as a continuation of the outer flap. This latch tab is unbroken. The interior is… (2021-1009) Learn More »

$350.00
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MODEL 1860 FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD IMPORTED BY HORSTMANN

MODEL 1860 FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD IMPORTED BY HORSTMANN

The blade is double edged and diamond shaped in cross-section. The surface is bright with light areas of oxidation and a small area of pitting near the point. Edges show only minor wear. The obverse… (1099-15) Learn More »

$225.00
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GAR SWORD

GAR SWORD

This GAR sword is patterned after the Model 1860 Field and Staff Officer’s sword and is in good condition. The blade is double edged. Both edges are free of any nicks. The obverse and reverse… (2021-957) Learn More »

CDV OF NAVY SURGEON WILLIAM G. HAY

CDV OF NAVY SURGEON WILLIAM G. HAY

Oval waist-up view of doctor William Gilbert Hay in navy uniform. He is wearing a double-breasted frock coat with dress epaulettes. The grip of a sword is just visible in lower, right edge of image.… (1138-1635) Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR THOMAS ROWLAND

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR THOMAS ROWLAND

Bust view of Rowland in civilian clothes. Image is clear with good contrast. Period ink signature on bottom edge of mount and printed photographer’s imprint. Pencil name on back, as well as modern… (1138-1165) Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR HENRY CLAY DESHIELDS, 40TH VA. INFANTRY

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR HENRY CLAY DESHIELDS, 40TH VA. INFANTRY

Bust view of DeShields in civilian clothes. Image is clear with good contrast. Pencil signature on back, as well as modern collector notes. Photographer’s backmark, G.W. Minnis, Richmond, Va. Henry… (1138-1164) Learn More »

CDV OF MAJOR JOSEPH W. JOHNSTON

CDV OF MAJOR JOSEPH W. JOHNSTON

Seated studio view of Johnston in civilian clothes. He wears a dark vest and coat as well as a very dapper hat. Image is clear with very good contrast. Period ink signature on bottom edge of mount… (1138-1174) Learn More »

CDV OF SGT. A. LORENZEN, LOUISIANA CRESCENT INFANTRY, CAPTURED AT SHILOH

CDV OF SGT. A. LORENZEN, LOUISIANA CRESCENT INFANTRY, CAPTURED AT SHILOH

Bust view of Lorenzen in shirt. Overall, this cdv shows wear, light discoloration, and ink stains. Period ink inscription on lower edge of mount, “To P.A. T______ [?] from his friend A. Lorenzen”.… (1138-1419) Learn More »

CDV OF PVT. WILLIAM C. PARKE, WASHINGTON ARTILLERY, POW

CDV OF PVT. WILLIAM C. PARKE, WASHINGTON ARTILLERY, POW

Full-standing studio view of Parke in uniform. He is wearing a single-breasted waist length jacket. An unusually tall slouch hat sits on the chair beside him. Overall, this cdv shows wear and light… (1138-1429) Learn More »

CDV OF PVT. JOHN WARD, 2ND KY. CAVALRY, POW

CDV OF PVT. JOHN WARD, 2ND KY. CAVALRY, POW

Oval bust view of Ward in uniform. He is wearing a single-breasted jacket with shoulder tabs. Image is clear. Mount features a printed “picture frame” for the photo. Period ink “Yours Truly”… (1138-1438) Learn More »

CDV OF A.A. MILLIKEN, 5TH U.S. INFANTRY

CDV OF A.A. MILLIKEN, 5TH U.S. INFANTRY

This carte de viste is a bust view of Milliken in uniform. Image is slightly light. Signed in ink at bottom, “Your Friend, AA Milliken”. Photographer’s backmark, Guay & Co., New Orleans. … (1138-729) Learn More »

CDV OF 25TH MASSACHUSETTS LIEUTENANT WHO DIED OF WOUNDS AT COLD HARBOR – HENRY MATTHEWS

CDV OF 25TH MASSACHUSETTS LIEUTENANT WHO DIED OF WOUNDS AT COLD HARBOR – HENRY MATTHEWS

Photo is a waist-up view of Henry Matthews wearing a dark single-breasted frockcoat with 1st lieutenant’s shoulder straps. Image contrast and clarity are excellent. Mount is good. Paper has some… (450-193) Learn More »

1864 DATED BRUNSWICK RIFLE

1864 DATED BRUNSWICK RIFLE

The Brunswick Rifle replaced the Baker Rifle in British service in 1837. This is a government produced example and has a tight fit of wood to metal, good edges, a medium tone to the brass patchbox,… (766-1719) Learn More »

HALF-PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF JOHN MARSHALL JONES - 7th U.S. INFANTRY, CONFEDERATE BRIGADIER GENERAL WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG, KILLED IN ACTION AT THE WILDERNESS

HALF-PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF JOHN MARSHALL JONES - 7th U.S. INFANTRY, CONFEDERATE BRIGADIER GENERAL WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG, KILLED IN ACTION AT THE WILDERNESS

This wonderful half-plate daguerreotype shows then lieutenant John Marshall Jones in uniform, seated third from left, with three men in civilian garb. Jones holds his 1839 pattern officer’s forage… (1138-1785) Learn More »

MEDIUM CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE

MEDIUM CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE

Black hard rubber syringes from various makers were purchased by the Union Medical Department during the Civil War for various medical procedures.  Among those procedures were for rectal infusion of… (413-166) Learn More »

EXTRA LARGE CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE – MAKER MARKED

EXTRA LARGE CIVIL WAR HARD RUBBER SYRINGE – MAKER MARKED

Black hard rubber syringes from various makers were purchased by the Union Medical Department during the Civil War for various medical procedures.  Among those procedures were for rectal infusion of… (413-158) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA “LADIES” HARD RUBBER SYRINGE – MAKER MARKED

CIVIL WAR ERA “LADIES” HARD RUBBER SYRINGE – MAKER MARKED

Black hard rubber syringes from various makers were available for various medical procedures.  Among those procedures were for rectal infusion of liquids, application of medication to the eyes, ears,… (413-173) Learn More »

SHORTENED MODEL 1855 BAYONET USED BY CADETS - WITH SCABBARD

SHORTENED MODEL 1855 BAYONET USED BY CADETS - WITH SCABBARD

Overall this blued bayonet meas. approx. 18.00 inches long with a beautiful blued blade that meas. approx. 15.25 inches long. The blade retains all its original blue and shows only slight edge wear in… (2021-29) Learn More »

RUSSIAN M1891/30 BAYONET & SCABBARD

RUSSIAN M1891/30 BAYONET & SCABBARD

These bayonets were used on the Russian Mosin-Nagant rifle from 1930-1943. Blued bayonet is in excellent condition. Blade is four sided and the socket has an open mortise with a working locking… (172-5658) Learn More »

45-70 TRAP DOOR BAYONET & SCABBARD WITH US ROSETTE ON REPRO FROG

45-70 TRAP DOOR BAYONET & SCABBARD WITH US ROSETTE ON REPRO FROG

Blued socket bayonet in excellent condition. Locking ring works well and blade has a good "US" stamping. The bayonet surface retains most of its original blue with one small rust spot near the… (490-2134) Learn More »

1986 AUTOGRAPHED COPY OF “MARYLANDERS IN THE CONFEDERACY”

1986 AUTOGRAPHED COPY OF “MARYLANDERS IN THE CONFEDERACY”

Nice hardcover copy in very good condition. Volume meas. approx. 8.75 x 11.25 inches and runs 416 pages with index. Written by Daniel D. Hartzler and published by Family Line Publications of Silver… (410-759) Learn More »

17th PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY MONUMENT REPLICA BY GARY CASTEEL

17th PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY MONUMENT REPLICA BY GARY CASTEEL

This resin piece is a copy of the monument located on Buford Avenue. The actual granite monument is just under twelve feet tall. Modeled after the regiment’s Sergeant George W. Ferree, it represents… (224-525) Learn More »

STONEWALL JACKSON BUST BY RON TUNISON

STONEWALL JACKSON BUST BY RON TUNISON

Cold cast bronze statue of Confederate General Stonewall Jackson is from the series of twelve busts by Ron Tunison titled, “The Men they Followed”, which commemorated the leaders of the Civil War.… (1155-11) Learn More »

GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE BUST BY RON TUNISON

GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE BUST BY RON TUNISON

A limited edition cold-cast bronze statue of Gen. Lee by renowned sculptor Ron Tunison. Dated 1995, the sculpture stands approx. 8 ½” tall, and measures 3” x 2 ¾” at the base. The back is… (1155-10) Learn More »

ARMED AND ID’D CONFEDERATE WITH A LOVE NOTE ON THE REVERSE

ARMED AND ID’D CONFEDERATE WITH A LOVE NOTE ON THE REVERSE

This Confederate private is shown in gray jacket and gray trousers with a wide dark stripe. He is bareheaded and wears his hair neatly combed and mustache and goatee. He has turned down the collar of… (1139-21) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER DRAWING A COFFIN-HILTED, GUARDLESS BOWIE

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER DRAWING A COFFIN-HILTED, GUARDLESS BOWIE

This ninth plate ambrotype is housed in figural thermoplastic case with a scene of farm implements: a plough, rake, scythe, and beehive with bees. In contrast to that pacific scene, the soldier in the… (1138-1903) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WITH LARGE D-GUARD BOWIE KNIFE

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WITH LARGE D-GUARD BOWIE KNIFE

This Confederate soldier is seated with one arm resting on the table beside him. He wears dark trousers and a simple dark jacket showing six small brass buttons down the front and a short, standing… (1138-1882) Learn More »

EARLY WAR CONFEDERATE OFFICER WITH SWORD

EARLY WAR CONFEDERATE OFFICER WITH SWORD

This ninth plate ambrotype shows a young Confederate officer from the knees up, seated in a studio with arm resting a table beside him, clutching his sword so that the hilt is visible to the camera.… (1138-1888) Learn More »

VIVID NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CONFEDERATE PRIVATE

VIVID NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CONFEDERATE PRIVATE

This image is extremely clear and shows very contemporary looking young man, seated, from the knees-up, wearing an open Confederate shell jacket. Aside from very delicate tinting of the soldier’s… (1138-1859) Learn More »

SIGNED CDV OF ALEXANDER H. STEPHENS, CONFEDERATE STATES VICE PRESIDENT

SIGNED CDV OF ALEXANDER H. STEPHENS, CONFEDERATE STATES VICE PRESIDENT

Bust view of Stephens pictured with suit and tie. Photo is clear with good contrast. A period ink greeting and signature are on the back. Photographer's backmark, Brady, New York. Alexander Hamilton… (1138-1559) Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL CHEATHAM

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL CHEATHAM

backmark. Mount and image in good overall condition. Benjamin Franklin Cheatham (October 20, 1820 – September 4, 1886) was a Tennessee planter, California gold miner, and a general in the… (1138-85) Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE STATES PRESIDENT JEFF DAVIS

CDV OF CONFEDERATE STATES PRESIDENT JEFF DAVIS

CDV of Jefferson Davis. Three-quarter standing studio view of Davis. Plain mount that has been trimmed. Photographer's backmark, Brady & Co., Washington, DC. Period ink identification also on the… (1138-1591) Learn More »

$125.00
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CDV OF C.S. GENERAL BEAUREGARD

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL BEAUREGARD

Full-standing image of Beauregard in dark uniform with shoulder straps. Kepi with star/wreath insignia in hand. Pre-printed copyright-like text at bottom edge of mount. Nice image. Charles Fredericks… (1138-31) Learn More »

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED CHAPLAIN

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED CHAPLAIN

This CDV shows a well outfitted man that is believed to be an Army Chaplain. He wears a single-breasted frock with cloth covered buttons. He also wears shoulder straps, a red sash, a tall hat with… (224-552) Learn More »

CDV OF UNION LIEUTENANT & CHILD "UNIFORMED" WITH GUN

CDV OF UNION LIEUTENANT & CHILD "UNIFORMED" WITH GUN

Full-standing studio view of officer and child. Union officer wears a kepi, frock with 2nd lieutenant shoulder strap, and trousers with narrow stripe. Next to him standing "at Attention" is a young… (1138-1610) Learn More »

$450.00
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CDV OF GENERAL HORACE BOUGHTON

CDV OF GENERAL HORACE BOUGHTON

This CDV shows Boughton in a seated studio view in uniform. He wears a double-breasted frock with shoulder straps. Image is very clear with wonderful contrast. Mount is in good condition but trimmed… (224-559) Learn More »

WAIST-UP VIEW OF GENERAL FELIX ZOLLICOFFER KILLED AT MILL SPRINGS

WAIST-UP VIEW OF GENERAL FELIX ZOLLICOFFER KILLED AT MILL SPRINGS

Waist-up CDV of General Zollicoffer in a dark civilian suit with white shirt and dark bowtie. Contrast and clarity are very good. Mount and paper are also good but do have some light surface dirt.… (1138-571) Learn More »

ORIGINAL 1931 EDITION OF THE HISTORY OF THE 102ND PENNSYLVANIA

ORIGINAL 1931 EDITION OF THE HISTORY OF THE 102ND PENNSYLVANIA

The full title of this volume is “HISTORY OF THE PITTSBURGH WASHINGTON INFANTRY – 102ND (OLD 13TH) REGIMENT PENNSYLVANIA VETERAN VOLUNTEERS AND ITS FOREBEARS” by John H. Niebaum who was the… (410-801) Learn More »

NICE CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

NICE CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a Civil War-era percussion cap pouch. The leather shows light, even wear with some surface crazing. This pattern has the closing tab as a continuation of the outer flap. This latch tab is… (1137-18) Learn More »

$145.00
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MODEL 1886 WINCHESTER RIFLE

MODEL 1886 WINCHESTER RIFLE

The Winchester M1886 rifle is a lever action, iron framed, repeating rifle. Nearly 160,000 were manufactured from 1886 to 1935. Those under serial number 119,000 date prior to 1898. This rifle is an… (1140-01) Learn More »

$1,550.00
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SABER BAYONET FOR SPENCER NAVY RIFLE

SABER BAYONET FOR SPENCER NAVY RIFLE

These were produced for the first lot of Spencer rifles bought by the Navy, numbered under 1000, and fitted with a bayonet stud. The blade is approximately 20 1/8 inches in length and marked… (218-590) Learn More »

SABER BAYONET FOR SHARPS M-1863 RIFLE

SABER BAYONET FOR SHARPS M-1863 RIFLE

Original Short Lead Rifle Sword Bayonet in Excellent condition. The overall length of this bayonet is 24 7/8” while the graceful-looking slightly curved blade is 22” long. The brass ribbed grip… (218-589) Learn More »

NAPOLEONIC FRENCH INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD AND SCABBARD

NAPOLEONIC FRENCH INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD AND SCABBARD

Introduced about 1795, this pattern was carried by French infantry officers in the First Empire. This one uses a straight, spadroon form blade with brass hilt comprising a notched, boat or… (766-1718) Learn More »

$850.00
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MODEL 1909 CAVALRY BIT WITH MARKINGS

MODEL 1909 CAVALRY BIT WITH MARKINGS

“H” shaped iron bit with “O” rings present, a small port and a complete curb chain. Surfaces are speckled with rust but the “US” mark and the port size “4” are visible as is the… (1099-11) Learn More »

$50.00
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CIVIL WAR FIELD ARTILLERY LANYARD

CIVIL WAR FIELD ARTILLERY LANYARD

This is an excellent example of the Civil War artillery lanyard for field guns. This is a standard and essential piece of artillery gear, having a turned wood handle about 5 inches long with good… (1158-03) Learn More »

$450.00
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AN ORIGINAL SWEDISH MODEL 1815 DOG LOCK MUSKET

AN ORIGINAL SWEDISH MODEL 1815 DOG LOCK MUSKET

This is an original Swedish Model 1815 Dog Lock Musket of about .75 caliber. A "Dog Lock" is a flintlock with a lever catch on the lock plate that engages the hammer at half cock. This acts as a… (766-1714) Learn More »

GUTTA PERCHA TRAVELLING INKWELL

GUTTA PERCHA TRAVELLING INKWELL

This small inkwell is typical of the many products made of gutta percha, hard rubber, and some thermoplastics starting in the 1850s. Small ink wells or bottles were handy for travelers and by… (480-215) Learn More »

$75.00
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US M1855 BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

US M1855 BAYONET WITH SCABBARD

This is a standard Model 1855 socket bayonet with accompanying scabbard.  The bayonet blade measures 18” and has ‘US’ with a center punch mark stamped on the flat shank. There is a clear marked… (1053-22) Learn More »


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WONDERFUL HALF PLATE AMBROTYPE OF TWO EARLY WAR INFANTRYMEN FROM MISSOURI

These two fresh recruits sit dressed in four button sack coats and matching dark trousers. Both sport US waist belts with a cap box and bayonet, and dark blue caps with the visors flipped up. Nice view of the muskets which both hold across the chest… (2021-802). Learn More »

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