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G.A.R. REUNION PROGRAM CARD - 115th NEW YORK, 1892

G.A.R. REUNION PROGRAM CARD - 115th NEW YORK, 1892

Program on cardstock has black lettering that reads, "115th NEW YORK VETERAN ASSOCIATION, AUG. 26, '92. PROGRAM: 9:30 A.M. REGISTER AND PROCURE BADGES, 10:00 A.M. BUSINESS MEETING. 12:30 P.M. COOK… (1094-219) Learn More »

G.A.R. CALLING CARD, S.W. HORNING - 115th NEW YORK VOLS.

G.A.R. CALLING CARD, S.W. HORNING - 115th NEW YORK VOLS.

Calling card features an embossed image of a G.A.R. badge. Black lettering reads, "S.W. HORNING /  POST 57, G.A.R. DEPT. OF NEW YORK / RESIDENCE FULTONVILLE N.Y. / CIVIL WAR CO. A, 115th REGT. N.Y.… (1094-248) Learn More »

SET OF TWENTY-FOUR GETTYSBURG VIEWS SOUVENIR FOLDER

SET OF TWENTY-FOUR GETTYSBURG VIEWS SOUVENIR FOLDER

Set of twenty-four cards that fold into cover feature colorful views of Gettysburg. Views include the Jennie Wade House, Pennsylvania Memorial, Soldier’s National Cemetery, Little Round Top, G.K.… (362-742) Learn More »

1906 UCV REUNION LAPEL PIN

1906 UCV REUNION LAPEL PIN

An attractive lapel pin with pin in place on reverse. Circular form with gently scalloped edge, gilt background, enameled in red, white and blue with outer band reading in raised gilt letters against… (286-1102) Learn More »

1915 UCV SOUVENIR BADGE WITH MOURNING RIBBON: RICHMOND

1915 UCV SOUVENIR BADGE WITH MOURNING RIBBON: RICHMOND

Two-piece gilt brass badge with pinback top reading “souvenir” and the lower portion reading REUNION / JUNE / 1-2-3 / 1915 on the arms of the cross, with the Confederate battleflag oriented as a… (286-1108) Learn More »

CAMP WEATHERILL GREENVILLE, SC, BADGE

CAMP WEATHERILL GREENVILLE, SC, BADGE

The two-piece badge features a pin-back top bar reading “CAMP WEATHERILL / GREENVILLE.” Suspended by two chain links is a bottom portion with a U.S. shield in color at bottom showing two clasped… (286-1100) Learn More »

UCV 1932 REUNION WATCH FOB, RICHMOND

UCV 1932 REUNION WATCH FOB, RICHMOND

Souvenir bronze watch fob with a Confederate battle flag at center, with RICHMOND above and VIRIGINIA below. “UNITED CONFEDERATE VETERANS REUNION / JUNE 21-24” in a band around the edge with… (286-1104) Learn More »

FOLDING WALLET IDENTIFIED TO SOLDIER IN 11TH MICHIGAN INFANTRY KILLED AT ATLANTA

FOLDING WALLET IDENTIFIED TO SOLDIER IN 11TH MICHIGAN INFANTRY KILLED AT ATLANTA

This folding wallet is made of soft, thin leather and measures approximately 13” long x 4.75” wide. There are pockets at either end and in the center are thin flaps sewn to the sides to hold… (149-34) Learn More »

$750.00
ON HOLD

CASED QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED CONFEDERATE

CASED QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED CONFEDERATE

Here we have a quarter plate cased ambrotype of an unidentified Confederate soldier with a fiery look in his eyes. He wears a shell jacket open and unbuttoned with cloth epaulettes and matching vest… (1138-1817) Learn More »

PAIR OF FRAMED 1865 DOCUMENTS RELATED TO SAMUEL P. LEWIS, 37TH VIRGINIA MILITIA

PAIR OF FRAMED 1865 DOCUMENTS RELATED TO SAMUEL P. LEWIS, 37TH VIRGINIA MILITIA

Pair of handwritten documents housed in a modern, 14” x 27” frame.  Accompanied in frame by typewritten transcription of each. The first document is dated “Headquarters U.S. Forces /… (2022-399) Learn More »

REVOLUTIONARY WAR DUBLIN CASTLE 1759/78 (aka 1756/77 and “Post 1777”) BRITISH LIGHT DRAGOON PISTOL Ca. 1780

REVOLUTIONARY WAR DUBLIN CASTLE 1759/78 (aka 1756/77 and “Post 1777”) BRITISH LIGHT DRAGOON PISTOL Ca. 1780

Dragoon regiments followed the trend for light troops in the 1750s by forming companies of light dragoons within existing regiments that morphed into entire regiments of light versus heavy dragoons.… (401-54) Learn More »

PERCUSSION PISTOL BY JACOB KUNZ, PRESTIGIOUS PENNSYLVANIA AND PHILADELPHIA GUNSMITH

PERCUSSION PISTOL BY JACOB KUNZ, PRESTIGIOUS PENNSYLVANIA AND PHILADELPHIA GUNSMITH

This is seldom offered chance to acquire a piece by a renowned Pennsylvania gunsmith. Jacob Kunz (or Kuntz, early on) was a highly regarded, long-lived, and needs no introduction to Pennsylvania rifle… (401-53) Learn More »

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF GIRL AND BOY WITH DOG

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF GIRL AND BOY WITH DOG

This is a three-quarter seated view of a girl and boy sitting on a bench with a dog between them. Girl is wearing a light colored dress and has her hair pulled back into a hairnet, which was… (894-23) Learn More »

$235.00
Originally $295.00

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF YOUNG BOY WITH DOG

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF YOUNG BOY WITH DOG

This is a three-quarter sitting view of a young boy sitting in a chair. Next to him, on top of what appears to be a trunk, is a dog. Boy is wearing a fancy, dark colored jacket and trousers with a… (894-13) Learn More »

$188.00
Originally $235.00

COLORED CDV OF A PATRIOTIC BOY

COLORED CDV OF A PATRIOTIC BOY

Image shows a young boy posing with his hand on a column while standing on a wooden porch rail. He is wearing a Zouave outfit which has been colored by the photographer in red, white and blue. A… (894-110) Learn More »

$120.00
Originally $150.00

TINTYPE OF YOUNG BOY WITH RIFLE

TINTYPE OF YOUNG BOY WITH RIFLE

2 ½” x 3 ¾” tintype (slightly larger than a 1/8 plate) of a serious young man dressed in his best suit and holding his hat in one hand. In the other is a child sized rifle, the butt of which is… (894-105) Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $120.00

QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN AND WOMAN WITH DOG

QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN AND WOMAN WITH DOG

This is a waist-up seated view of a woman and man with a small dog sitting on the man’s lap. The woman is wearing a dark colored dress with white collar and cuffs, as well as a brooch and ear bobs.… (894-06) Learn More »

$415.00
Originally $520.00

STEREOVIEW OF “OLD ABE”, THE WAR EAGLE – MASCOT OF THE 8TH WISCONSIN INFANTRY

STEREOVIEW OF “OLD ABE”, THE WAR EAGLE – MASCOT OF THE 8TH WISCONSIN INFANTRY

During the Civil War, Old Abe, a young eagle, served as the mascot for the 8th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry. He was carried into battle at the head of the troops, perched atop his wooden carrier.… (894-05) Learn More »

$160.00
Originally $200.00

CDV OF “JACK” THE DOG – MASCOT OF THE 102ND PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS

CDV OF “JACK” THE DOG – MASCOT OF THE 102ND PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS

Full view of Jack, a black & white dog, sleeping on a carpeted floor in front of a balustrade. Along lower edge of mount in pencil is, “Jack / 102nd PA Vol / 6th Corps”. In pencil on reverse… (894-01) Learn More »

$950.00
Originally $1,200.00
ON HOLD

CONFEDERATE LOCAL BUTTON, NON-DUG

CONFEDERATE LOCAL BUTTON, NON-DUG

Albert’s CS26B. Army officer’s coat button. Wing spread eagle with arrows & olive branch. Gilt 50% remain. Backmark blank. Rare button. [ld] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (622-247) Learn More »

$945.00
Originally $1,050.00

NEW YORK 13TH REGIMENT BUTTON

NEW YORK 13TH REGIMENT BUTTON

Alberts NY49, Coat Size, VF Condition, BM: Scovill MG CO/Waterbury (rmdc).   [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (622-245) Learn More »

$135.00
Originally $150.00

MAINE MILITIA BUTTON (ME4)

MAINE MILITIA BUTTON (ME4)

Central star (with 12 points) encircled by 17 smaller stars on lined field. Plain border. One-piece button. Has been reshanked. “Treble Gilt London”. Coat size. Light wear on highlights.  [jet]… (622-244) Learn More »

$540.00
Originally $600.00

MAINE MILITIA BUTTON (ME4)

MAINE MILITIA BUTTON (ME4)

Large central star in lined field. Chain-like border. One-piece button with straight shank. “Thomas Potts Extra Rich”. Coat size. Moderate gilt remains, wear on high lights.  [jet]… (622-242) Learn More »

$540.00
Originally $600.00

CONFEDERATE LOCAL BUTTON, NON-DUG

CONFEDERATE LOCAL BUTTON, NON-DUG

Alberts CS22A. Backmark blank. Wear to front of eagle’s chest. [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR… (622-241) Learn More »

$1,395.00
Originally $1,550.00

MAINE MILITIA BUTTON

MAINE MILITIA BUTTON

Alberts ME4. 1 piece. 5 pointed star on a lined field, surrounded by 20 stars. 23 mm. BM: *Treble* Gilt. Shank present.  [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS… (622-240) Learn More »

$585.00
Originally $650.00

NEW YORK STATE ARTILLERY BUTTON (NY20)

NEW YORK STATE ARTILLERY BUTTON (NY20)

Central eagle with shield in beak, ribbon under with “N.Y.S.A”. “EXCELSIOR” over, and “NATIONAL GUARD” under. Two-piece button with complete shank. Shank has been pulled to one side.… (622-219) Learn More »

$45.00
Originally $50.00

LOUISIANA CONFEDERATE LOCAL COAT SIZE BUTTON

LOUISIANA CONFEDERATE LOCAL COAT SIZE BUTTON

Alberts LA8F. BM: Blank. Face with mother Pelican feeding her young. Repaired shank. 22mm.  [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (622-216) Learn More »

$675.00
Originally $750.00

MAINE STATE SEAL BUTTON

MAINE STATE SEAL BUTTON

Coat size Albert’s ME1. BM: “*EXTRA QUALITY*”.  Slight push to back. Face VF+.  [ld] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (622-202) Learn More »

$58.50
Originally $65.00

US 1832 PATTERN 1844 DATED ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD AND DINGEE MARKED BELT

US 1832 PATTERN 1844 DATED ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD AND DINGEE MARKED BELT

The 1832 short sword had been specified for infantry sergeants and musicians as well as enlisted men of foot artillery. With the distribution of the 1840 sword patterns the sergeants and musicians… (480-222) Learn More »

$2,250.00
Originally $2,500.00

MEXICAN WAR AND EARLY 1850s 8TH US INFANTRY OFFICER’S INSIGNIA

MEXICAN WAR AND EARLY 1850s 8TH US INFANTRY OFFICER’S INSIGNIA

These four pieces of insignia belonged to an officer of the 8th US Infantry who served in the Mexican War and into the 1850s at least, with the hat insignia and shoulder strap dating to his earlier… (480-244) Learn More »

$1,125.00
Originally $1,250.00

GROUP OF DOCUMENTS & PHOTOS FOR US WORLD WAR ONE ARTILLERYMANPISTOL

GROUP OF DOCUMENTS & PHOTOS FOR US WORLD WAR ONE ARTILLERYMAN

This is a group of 7 documents and 2 photographs relating to the service of Bernard J. Dwyer of Auburn, New York in World War One. Dwyer was born in Auburn on September 3, 1891. At age 18 he enlisted… (480-241) Learn More »

$203.00
Originally $225.00

U.S.N. REGULATION SWORD BY JOSEPH RODGERS FOR C. HALL, NORFOLK, VA

U.S.N. REGULATION SWORD BY JOSEPH RODGERS FOR C. HALL, NORFOLK, VA

This style Eagle hilt was described by the Navy in 1830 and became the pattern for the regulation Model 1841. Manufactured: England / Norfolk, VA  Maker: Joseph Rogers & Sons  Year: C1830s … (870-51) Learn More »

$8,100.00
Originally $9,000.00

CONFEDERATE BOYLE & GAMBLE NCO SWORD

CONFEDERATE BOYLE & GAMBLE NCO SWORD

Manufactured: Richmond, VA Maker: Boyle & Gamble Year: Civil War Model: N.C.O. Size: 26.5in blade, .8 wide, widens to .9 near the tip Condition: VG These NCO swords are quite scarce. There were… (870-499) Learn More »

$5,400.00
Originally $6,000.00

RICHMOND STYLE CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD

RICHMOND STYLE CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD

Confederate artillery short swords are collecting category of their own. This one shares enough characteristics with those of Boyle and Gamble to suggest a Richmond connection, but is possibly by… (870-484) Learn More »

$4,500.00
Originally $4,000.00

VERY SCARCE 1832 DATED FOOT ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD, FIRST YEAR OF PRODUCTION

VERY SCARCE 1832 DATED FOOT ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD, FIRST YEAR OF PRODUCTION

Among the new standardized sword patterns adopted by the U.S. Army between 1832 and 1834 was a short sword was modeled on the French 1816 pattern for artillerymen on foot. Looking like an ancient… (870-465) Learn More »

$2,250.00
Originally $2,500.00

GILT BRASS HILT U.S. OFFICER’S SWORD BY CLAUBERG, “PETERSON-75”

GILT BRASS HILT U.S. OFFICER’S SWORD BY CLAUBERG, “PETERSON-75”

Still known by some collectors as the “Peterson 75” from the figure number in the classic “American Sword,” this imported in some quantity and liked by many officers as a field sword for its… (870-432) Learn More »

$2,250.00
Originally $2,500.00

HIGH GRADE MODEL 1860 STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD WITH ARMOR PIERCING BLADE

HIGH GRADE MODEL 1860 STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD WITH ARMOR PIERCING BLADE

Manufactured: France Maker: Klingenthal Year: CW era Model: M 1860 Staff Sword- Size: 32.50 Condition: VG High Grade M 1860 Staff Officer Sword. Presentation grade sword with an impressive large brass… (870-407) Learn More »

$3,150.00
Originally $3,500.00

1860 STAFF SWORD BY EMERSON & SILVER, SOLD THROUGH EVANS & HASSALL

1860 STAFF SWORD BY EMERSON & SILVER, SOLD THROUGH EVANS & HASSALL

This 1860 Staff sword bears the keystone blade stamp of Emerson and Silver at the base of the blade on one side and the etched retailer’s address on the other side: “EVANS / & / HASSALL /… (870-404) Learn More »

$1,575.00
Originally $1,750.00

VERY HIGH-GRADE AMES 1860 PATTERN STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD

VERY HIGH-GRADE AMES 1860 PATTERN STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD

This presentation grade Ames 1860 Pattern Staff Officer’s Sword has the superior design and finish of Ames’ highest quality work, with all the decorative elements deeply cast, chased by hand, and… (870-400) Learn More »

$3,550.00
Originally $3,950.00

HIGH GRADE US 1860 STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD BY AMES WITH GILT SCABBARD

HIGH GRADE US 1860 STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD BY AMES WITH GILT SCABBARD

This beautiful, high quality sword by Ames follows the printed regulations for the 1860 sword for “officers of the general staff and staff corps” except on two points. Rather than horn, it a… (870-399) Learn More »

$3,600.00
Originally $4,000.00

AUTOGRAPHED COPY OF “ZOUAVES THE FIRST AND THE BEST” WITH THE 1979 WEST POINT BULLETIN THAT WAS THE ORIGIN OF THE BOOK

AUTOGRAPHED COPY OF “ZOUAVES THE FIRST AND THE BEST” WITH THE 1979 WEST POINT BULLETIN THAT WAS THE ORIGIN OF THE BOOK

1991 copy of the late Mike McAfee’s work on Zouaves published by Thomas Publications. Volume is paperbound, profusely illustrated, meas. approx. 6.00 x 9.00 inches, runs 122 pages and is signed by… (668-392) Learn More »

$30.00
ON HOLD

1880’S RIDABOCK & COMPANY MILITARY GOODS CATALOG

1880’S RIDABOCK & COMPANY MILITARY GOODS CATALOG

Illustrated paper catalog published by Ridabock & Company who were successors to J. H. McKenney & Co of New York City. Catalog meas. approx. 6.75 x 8.25 inches and runs 48 pages. Each page… (668-399) Learn More »

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

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

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

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

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

This is an excavated enlisted style cavalryman’s spur. Brown patina overall with some spots of green oxidation. Rowel is gone and spur is slightly misshapen. Recovered from unrecorded location on… (1163-57) Learn More »

VERY NICE PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FOR MODEL 1840 NCO BALDRIC

VERY NICE PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FOR MODEL 1840 NCO BALDRIC

This Pattern 1826 eagle breast plate is meant for use on the baldric of the Model 1840 NCO sword. The face of the plate is in excellent condition. It is clean and free from dings and scratches. The… (2022-742) Learn More »

“COLT’S PATENT” MOLD FOR .31 CAL. BULLETS

“COLT’S PATENT” MOLD FOR .31 CAL. BULLETS

Here is a good, clean brass mold for Colt’s “Pocket” revolvers (.31 caliber). Two cavity type; one round ball, one conical ball. Typical Civil War-era mold marked “Colt’s Patent” on top of… (2022-664) Learn More »

CDV PORTRAIT OF THE C.S.S. ALABAMA

CDV PORTRAIT OF THE C.S.S. ALABAMA

Horizontal view of the C.S.S. Alabama at sea. Lithograph cdv image is clear with slightly light contrast. Photographer's backmark: Charles Frederick's & Co., New York. C.S.S. Alabama was a screw… (1138-1483) Learn More »

CDV OF GENERAL BRAGG

CDV OF GENERAL BRAGG

Waist-up image of Braxton Bragg in general's uniform; stars on collar and shoulder boards. Trimmed image and mount; small pin hole over head. No backmark. Braxton Bragg (March 22, 1817 – September… (1138-58) Learn More »

CDV OF ALEXANDER H. STEPHENS, CONFEDERATE STATES VICE PRESIDENT

CDV OF ALEXANDER H. STEPHENS, CONFEDERATE STATES VICE PRESIDENT

Seated studio view of Stephens with suit and tie. Clear image with good contrast. Corners of mount are trimmed. Photographer's backmark, Brady's, New York has a printed paper label pasted over top;… (1138-1570) Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET

Bust view of Longstreet in civilian clothes. Image is clear but slightly light at top of head. Selby & Dulany, Baltimore, backmark. James Longstreet (January 8, 1821 – January 2, 1904) was one… (1138-337) Learn More »

CDV OF PATRICK S. GILMORE, WROTE "WHEN JOHNNY COMES MARCHING HOME"

CDV OF PATRICK S. GILMORE, WROTE "WHEN JOHNNY COMES MARCHING HOME"

This image is a seated studio view of Gilmore. Image is clear with very good contrast. The top of the mount has been trimmed. A printed caption is along the bottom edge. No photographer's… (1138-1551) Learn More »

CDV OF SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR WILLIAM AIKEN

CDV OF SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR WILLIAM AIKEN

This image is a seated studio view of Aiken. Image is clear with very good contrast. The mount remains in good condition with photographer's imprint along the bottom edge. Photographer's backmark,… (1138-1595) Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL LAURENCE M. KEITT

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL LAURENCE M. KEITT

Waist up lithograph cdv of Keitt in uniform. Image is clear with very good contrast. Period ink identification on lower edge of mount under image. Also found there, is impressed photographer's… (1138-1769) Learn More »

CDV OF JAMES SIMONS, SOUTH CAROLINA SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE

CDV OF JAMES SIMONS, SOUTH CAROLINA SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE

This image is a full-standing studio view of Simons. He wears an officiant's robe of Speaker of the South Carolina House. Image is clear with very good contrast. Plain mount in very good condition.… (1138-1602) Learn More »

CDV OF LIBBY PRISON, RICHMOND, VA.

CDV OF LIBBY PRISON, RICHMOND, VA.

Horizontal view of Libby Prison with tents and soldiers in the foreground. Confederate flag flying from roof. Pencil notations on mount. No photographer's backmark. Modern pencil notations on… (1138-1513) Learn More »

CDV OF A WOODBLOCK PRINT OF A PICTURE PUZZLE, BY JIGSAW PUZZLE PIONEER JACOB SHAFFER

CDV OF A WOODBLOCK PRINT OF A PICTURE PUZZLE, BY JIGSAW PUZZLE PIONEER JACOB SHAFFER

Entitled “Foraging”, the puzzle was published by Jacob Shaffer of 628 N. Second St., Philadelphia, who is known as the pioneer of jigsaw puzzles in America. This 1864 puzzle is one of the earliest… (2020-1130) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” BUTTON FROM FIELD HOSPITAL IN GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

CONFEDERATE BLOCK “I” BUTTON FROM FIELD HOSPITAL IN GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated block “I” button; the “I” designating Infantry. This is constructed of a stamped brass face with a tin back. The shank remains and stands perfectly straight. Nice brown… (1163-228) Learn More »

RARE COMBINATION TOOL FOR M1840 HALL CARBINE FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

RARE COMBINATION TOOL FOR M1840 HALL CARBINE FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated iron carbine tool. This combination tool features a nipple wrench, screw driver, and pick (which has broken off). These were made by Simeon North and came with the carbines. Iron… (1163-25) Learn More »

$95.00
ON HOLD

RARE .58 CALIBER MINIE BALL WITH “US” IN CAVITY FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

RARE .58 CALIBER MINIE BALL WITH “US” IN CAVITY FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated 3-groove rifle-musket bullet with a clear “US” stamped into the top of the cavity. These were machine pressed bullets where an engraved die was used to press the lead into the… (1163-06) Learn More »

$75.00
ON HOLD

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

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

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

RELIC CONDITION CARTRIDGE BOX FROM THE KEN BREAM COLLECTION OF GETTYSBURG ARTIFACTS

RELIC CONDITION CARTRIDGE BOX FROM THE KEN BREAM COLLECTION OF GETTYSBURG ARTIFACTS

Box is a Pattern 1861 for .58 ammunition. The leather surface has dried and the finish has crackled and much of the original finish is gone. The outer flap has some flaking surface finish at center… (1163-183) Learn More »

$395.00
ON HOLD

FOUR-INCH 1849 COLT POCKET REVOLVER MADE IN 1863

FOUR-INCH 1849 COLT POCKET REVOLVER MADE IN 1863

This .44 Caliber Colt M1860 Army revolver has matching serial numbers throughout and a tight action. The number 131449 gives it an 1863 date of manufacture. A miss is as good as a mile in serial… (766-1812) Learn More »

$2,650.00
ON HOLD

SECOND MODEL MERRILL CARBINE

SECOND MODEL MERRILL CARBINE

This is a very good condition second model Merrill cavalry carbine, complete and all original, with no finish on the iron and steel, but nice color to the brass and wood, legible markings in both… (2022-387) Learn More »

REVOLUTIONARY WAR BRITISH PATTERN 1769 SHORT LAND MUSKET WITH INTACT UNIT FRACTION MARKED WRISTPLATE

REVOLUTIONARY WAR BRITISH PATTERN 1769 SHORT LAND MUSKET WITH INTACT UNIT FRACTION MARKED WRISTPLATE

This is a good example of the typical British infantry weapon of the American Revolution- the 1769 Pattern Short Land Musket. Sometimes still called the Second Model by collectors, this has the early… (2022-602) Learn More »

$4,500.00
ON HOLD

CIVIL WAR, GOLD BULLION RIBBON SWORD KNOT

CIVIL WAR, GOLD BULLION RIBBON SWORD KNOT

Privately purchased by military officers during the war, this ribbon saber knot or sword strap of gold bullion thread is complete with its finial-style stem and large gold bullion knot. A bullion… (172-5870) Learn More »

$225.00
ON HOLD

THE SOLDIER'S HYMN BOOK

THE SOLDIER'S HYMN BOOK

Small hymn book measuring 2 3/4" x 4 1/4"; published by the New York Young Men's Christian Assn, John A. Gray Printer. ND. Front eps ink signature, "James H. Brown," w/ "Wm. B. Sprague" library stamp… (2022-639) Learn More »

$95.00
ON HOLD

NAMED ASSOCIATE BADGE FOR GAR POST #40

NAMED ASSOCIATE BADGE FOR GAR POST #40

Top of the badge has a heavy bronze spread-winged eagle perched on crossed cannons over a stack of cannonballs. Reverse still retains the original pin. Suspended from the top is a red, white and blue… (844-03) Learn More »

NILES PATENT 1860 HARD RUBBER COLLAPSIBLE CUP WITH LID

NILES PATENT 1860 HARD RUBBER COLLAPSIBLE CUP WITH LID

Civil War-era, hard rubber collapsible cup with lid. The top cover (lid) is maker marked “NILES DRINKING CUP * PATENTED JUNE 5th * 1860 *”.  This cup has four connected segments that open and… (2022-637) Learn More »

HORSTMANN US M1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD: MOLLUS MUSEUM

HORSTMANN US M1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD: MOLLUS MUSEUM

We purchased this regulation US 1850 Staff and Field Officer’s Sword from the collections of the War Library and Museum of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S., the veteran’s… (490-2486) Learn More »

1862 DATED US CAVALRY SABER BY MILLARD WITH OWNER’S INITIALS: MOLLUS MUSEUM

1862 DATED US CAVALRY SABER BY MILLARD WITH OWNER’S INITIALS: MOLLUS MUSEUM

This Model 1860 U.S. Light Cavalry Saber rates near excellent for condition and was made in 1862, making it a candidate for use in many major campaigns, engagements and cavalry actions. It also comes… (490-2493) Learn More »

$1,250.00
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CDV POST-WAR VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE BY LEXINGTON, VIRGINIA PHOTOGRAPHER

CDV POST-WAR VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE BY LEXINGTON, VIRGINIA PHOTOGRAPHER

CDV is a waist-up view of General Lee in a dark civilian suit. He is posed in a left profile. Clarity is good but the contrast is a bit light. Mount has minor surface dirt while the paper has two or… (1138-315) Learn More »

$450.00
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SIGNED & DATED POST-WAR CIVILIAN VIEW OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE’S OLDEST SON -GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS LEE

SIGNED & DATED POST-WAR CIVILIAN VIEW OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE’S OLDEST SON -GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS LEE

Image shows Lee in a dark civilian suit with a bold ink signature at bottom of “G.W. C. LEE.” Contrast and clarity are excellent as is the mount and paper. Bottom of the mount is marked “MILEY… (1138-290B) Learn More »

$650.00
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CDV OF UNKNOWN ANDERSONVILLE SURVIVOR

CDV OF UNKNOWN ANDERSONVILLE SURVIVOR

Full-length studio view of this “skeleton.”  Referred to as a survivor of Andersonville, there is no documentation as to his true identity or where he was imprisoned. Essentially “skin and… (1138-1636) Learn More »

CDV OF FANCY DRESSED WOMAN

CDV OF FANCY DRESSED WOMAN

Seated studio view of an elegantly dressed woman. She wears a very fancy dress with decorative buttons and twisted cord accents. She has a cameo brooch and large ear rings. One hand holds a fan in her… (1138-1757) Learn More »

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN

Seated studio view of an African-American woman. She is well-dressed, even with tie and brooch. Image is clear with good contrast. Moderate soiling on the image. Photographer's backmark, Crater's (no… (1138-1679) Learn More »

CDV OF OLD AFRICAN-AMERICAN MAN

CDV OF OLD AFRICAN-AMERICAN MAN

Seated studio view of an older African-American man. He is well-dressed with shirt, vest, coat, and trousers. He holds a cane in one hand and has a top hat on the floor next to him. Image is clear.… (1138-1721) Learn More »

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN FROM FORT WORTH

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN FROM FORT WORTH

Bust view of an African-American woman. She wears a bow in her hair. Image is clear with good contrast. Photographer's backmark, A.R. Mignon, Fort Worth. Image is from the late William Turner… (1138-1690) Learn More »

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN MAN FROM PITTSBURGH

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN MAN FROM PITTSBURGH

Full-standing studio view of an African-American man. He is properly dressed with shirt, tie, vest, coat, and trousers. Image is clear with good contrast. A few fine wrinkles and a small chip on… (1138-1693) Learn More »

CDV OF OLD AFRICAN-AMERICAN "MAMMY"

CDV OF OLD AFRICAN-AMERICAN "MAMMY"

Bust view of an older African-American woman. Mount with no backmark; has been trimmed at bottom edge. Old pencil on back, not completely readable, "Mammy Patience (?), Cades, Ky. / Mrs. Sallie A.… (1138-1737) Learn More »

 CDV OF C.S. GENERAL LEONIDAS POLK

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL LEONIDAS POLK

Lithograph cdv of Polk in dress uniform with epaulettes. Image is clear with good contrast. Printed identification on lower edge of mount. Photographer’s backmark, E. & H.T. Anthony, New York,… (1138-448) Learn More »

WAIST-UP CDV OF GENERAL GEORGE B. CRITTENDEN

WAIST-UP CDV OF GENERAL GEORGE B. CRITTENDEN

Lithograph CDV of Confederate General George B. Crittenden in an artist’s conception of a major general’s uniform. He wears a dark double-breasted frockcoat with a patriotic shield flanked by two… (1138-108) Learn More »

WAIST-UP CDV OF THE HERO OF FORT SUMTER GENERAL P.G.T. BEAUREGARD

WAIST-UP CDV OF THE HERO OF FORT SUMTER GENERAL P.G.T. BEAUREGARD

Image is a waist-up view of General Beauregard in a double-breasted frockcoat with turned down collar. Clarity is good but the contrast is a bit light. Paper has light to moderate surface dirt and the… (1138-43) Learn More »

CDV FULL STANDING VIEW OF 11TH RHODE ISLAND LIEUTENANT

CDV FULL STANDING VIEW OF 11TH RHODE ISLAND LIEUTENANT

CDV is of an unidentified lieutenant from the 11th Rhode Island who is posed standing erect with arms crossed on his chest. He wears the dark, long, loose fitting Rhode Island sack coat with shoulder… (224-580) Learn More »

CDV VERY NICE FULL STANDING VIEW OF A NEW YORK ARTILLERY 1ST LIEUTANENT

CDV VERY NICE FULL STANDING VIEW OF A NEW YORK ARTILLERY 1ST LIEUTANENT

The unidentified subject is posed leaning on his drawn Model 1840 Light Artillery saber. He wears a dark slouch hat with cord and crossed cannons with a number “9” at center on the front, dark… (224-579) Learn More »

M1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO CAPT. EDWIN A. WOOD, CO. A, 51ST MASSACHUSETTS

M1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO CAPT. EDWIN A. WOOD, CO. A, 51ST MASSACHUSETTS

Manufactured: Unknown Maker: Unknown Year: 1862 Model: Non Regulation Staff & Field Size: 31.00 Condition: VG This sword is classified as non-regulation as it has the full basket minus the… (870-394) Learn More »

$4,000.00
Originally $4,500.00

MOUNTED US M1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY HORSTMANN & SONS, PHILA.

MOUNTED US M1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY HORSTMANN & SONS, PHILA.

A scarce mounted staff sword with a curved blade and ray skin grip. Manufactured: Philadelphia, PA Maker: W.H. Horstmann & Sons Year: 1850 - Civil War Model: M1850 Mounted Staff Officer Size:… (870-384) Learn More »

$2,475.00
Originally $2,750.00

SCARCE 1843 PATTERN REVENUE-MARINE SWORD

SCARCE 1843 PATTERN REVENUE-MARINE SWORD

The Ames Sword Company catalog of 1882/83 lists this sword as number 538 and describes it as the “Old Regulation Revenue and Marine,” by which they mean the old regulation “Revenue-Marine,”… (870-38) Learn More »

$4,000.00
Originally $4,500.00

WHITE HOUSE RENOVATION SOUVENIRS

WHITE HOUSE RENOVATION SOUVENIRS

Smith, Wayne. Glade Valley History Press, published March 2022. Hardback, full color. 8.5 x 11”.  200 pages; 300+ photos. The building that is home to the Presidents has gone through tremendous… (ST501197) Learn More »

LOT OF BOUNTY RELATED DOCUMENTS – HENRY M. PARISH, 13TH MARYLAND (US) VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

LOT OF BOUNTY RELATED DOCUMENTS – HENRY M. PARISH, 13TH MARYLAND (US) VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

Document grouping for Henry M. Parish, 13th Maryland (US) Volunteer Infantry, formerly of the 1st Potomac Home Brigade (1st Maryland Infantry).  Three documents relating to Parish’s bounty payment,… (1053-51J) Learn More »

$10.00
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DOCUMENT ADVERTISING A SHIP CALLED THE STEVENS BATTERY

DOCUMENT ADVERTISING A SHIP CALLED THE STEVENS BATTERY

Four page document complete with drawings and description of a proposed ship named “THE STEVENS BATTERY.” The document explains that the ship was to be ironclad with seven guns centered on her… (490-2358) Learn More »

CLERICAL COPY OF A RECOMMENDATION FOR PROMOTION TO CHAPLAIN – SYLVANUS B. MACOMBER, 13TH & 30TH MAINE

CLERICAL COPY OF A RECOMMENDATION FOR PROMOTION TO CHAPLAIN – SYLVANUS B. MACOMBER, 13TH & 30TH MAINE

Dated “Wash. Dec. 21, 1864 (& 5 Feb. 1865).” 2 pp. in ink on , 8 x 10’’. Exhibits fold-marks, else VG. In this two-page note, Vice President Hamlin and famed Maine congressman (later 1884… (1097-176) Learn More »

THE LIBERATOR - BOSTON, FEBRUARY 18, 1859

THE LIBERATOR - BOSTON, FEBRUARY 18, 1859

Vol. XXXIX, No. 7. 4 pp., 17 x 24”, six columns. Exhibits fold-marks, w/ light chipping at margins, plus slight vertical stain at center of masthead. The Liberator was the nation’s leading… (998-1783) Learn More »

$95.00
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THE LIBERATOR - BOSTON, JUNE 26, 1863

THE LIBERATOR - BOSTON, JUNE 26, 1863

Vol. XXXIII No. 26. Whole No. 1690. 4 pp., 17.5 x 24.5.”  Exhibits fold-marks. Else VG plus. Founded by William Lloyd Garrison in 1831, The Liberator was the leading abolitionist journal of its… (998-2053) Learn More »

$95.00
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SIXTH PLATE TINYTPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED REVOLVER TOTING, SWORD CARRYING CAVALRYMAN

SIXTH PLATE TINYTPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED REVOLVER TOTING, SWORD CARRYING CAVALRYMAN

This sixth plate tintype features a full-standing view of a dashing cavalryman wearing a mounted overcoat all buttoned up with his waist belt and belt plate prominently displayed at his waist. He… (1139-55) Learn More »

HISTORIC INSCRIBED SWORD OF COL. WASHINGTON PINCKNEY SHOOTER, 1st SOUTH CAROLINA, KILLED IN ACTION AT SPOTTSYLVANIA: “I KNOW THAT I AM A DEAD MAN.”

HISTORIC INSCRIBED SWORD OF COL. WASHINGTON PINCKNEY SHOOTER, 1st SOUTH CAROLINA, KILLED IN ACTION AT SPOTTSYLVANIA: “I KNOW THAT I AM A DEAD MAN.”

This historic sword has a German silver hilt and a silver scabbard making it fully appropriate for an officer in the prewar South Carolina militia, who favored silver for insignia, uniform trim, belt… (766-1741) Learn More »

VERY NICE SPORTING MODEL MAYNARD PERCUSSION CARBINE WITH MATCHING NUMBERED RIFLE AND SHOTGUN BARRELS

VERY NICE SPORTING MODEL MAYNARD PERCUSSION CARBINE WITH MATCHING NUMBERED RIFLE AND SHOTGUN BARRELS

This nice-looking Maynard comes with both its .36 caliber rifle barrel and 20-gauge shotgun barrel, both 26-inches long, covered with lots of original blue finish and both numbered 13211 to match the… (490-3054) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE LINED “C” BUTTON FROM THE MAYO WAREHOUSE IN RICHMOND

CONFEDERATE LINED “C” BUTTON FROM THE MAYO WAREHOUSE IN RICHMOND

In 1979, a couple of local Richmond, Va. relic hunters happened to be working on a new construction site in downtown Richmond at Canal and 15th-17th Streets. The site was to be the location of the new… (2022-462) Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN HIGH RELIEF MEDALLIC ART CO. BRONZE MEDAL

ABRAHAM LINCOLN HIGH RELIEF MEDALLIC ART CO. BRONZE MEDAL

Bronze medallion in original box. Commemorating our 16th President. Measures 1.25” in diameter. From the Presidential Series of Medals. Made by the Medallic Art Company. Medallion and box in… (2022-676) Learn More »

$25.00
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ROBERT E. LEE HIGH RELIEF VIRGINIA STATEHOOD MEDALLIC ART CO. BRONZE MEDAL

ROBERT E. LEE HIGH RELIEF VIRGINIA STATEHOOD MEDALLIC ART CO. BRONZE MEDAL

Bronze medallion in original box. Commemorating Virginia statehood, 1788. Measures 1.25” in diameter. From the Statehood Series of Medals. Made for Presidential Art Medals by the Medallic Art… (2022-675) Learn More »

$25.00
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FULL STANDING CDV OF UNION 2ND LIEUTENANT

FULL STANDING CDV OF UNION 2ND LIEUTENANT

Image shows a Union officer sporting a goatee and wearing a dark frock coat and matching vest. Just visible are what appear to be 1st Lieutenant shoulder straps. Subjects cheeks are lightly… (1054-817) Learn More »

$50.00
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VIGNETTE CDV BUST IMAGE OF LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

VIGNETTE CDV BUST IMAGE OF LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

Image shows a Union officer sporting a goatee and wearing a dark frock coat and matching vest. Just visible are what appear to be 1st Lieutenant shoulder straps. Subjects cheeks are lightly… (1054-836) Learn More »

$40.00
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CDV UNION COMPANY OFFICER WITH CARPET COVERED CHAIR

CDV UNION COMPANY OFFICER WITH CARPET COVERED CHAIR

View is a full standing CDV of a Union officer posed by a chair which is completely covered with a carpet. Apparently, the officer felt some need to show off the floral decoration on the carpet so he… (P14120) Learn More »

$50.00
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CDV UNIDENTIFIED UNION OFFICER

CDV UNIDENTIFIED UNION OFFICER

CDV is a clear chest-up view of a rather young looking unknown Union officer. He wears a dark sack coat with 1st lieutenant shoulder straps. The image is clear and has good contrast. Mount is good.… (1097-245) Learn More »

$40.00
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THREE-QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF CONFEDERATE DIPLOMAT JOHN SLIDELL

THREE-QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF CONFEDERATE DIPLOMAT JOHN SLIDELL

Image shows Slidell in a dark civilian suit posed leaning against a table with one hand on his hip. Good contrast and clarity. Reverse has E. Anthony imprint from a Brady negative. Slidell was born in… (668-114) Learn More »

$65.00
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HAND COLORED CDV OF A 19TH CENTURY PRINT TITLED “STRAWBERRYING”

HAND COLORED CDV OF A 19TH CENTURY PRINT TITLED “STRAWBERRYING”

Image shows a white horse with a yellow sidesaddle in the foreground and a dark horse with black saddle in the background. The white horse is in a delicate pose with one front leg lifted and its head… (894-112) Learn More »

TINTYPE OF A DOG SITTING IN A CHAIR

TINTYPE OF A DOG SITTING IN A CHAIR

Image is of a dark haired dog with white on his chest and muzzle seated in a low-backed chair. Because the image is a tin and the dog is dark haired the image looks a bit dark but the chair the dog… (894-208) Learn More »

$25.00
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SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED YANKEE SOLDIER & A WOMAN

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED YANKEE SOLDIER & A WOMAN

This sixth plate tintype features a woman seated to the left of a Union Soldier, who appears to be wearing a New York shell jacket. We can see the staple markings of a New York jacket in this photo:… (1139-36) Learn More »

IDENTIFIED UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY BADGE: JAMES HENRY PARKER- SCARCE NEW YORK CHAPTER!

IDENTIFIED UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY BADGE: JAMES HENRY PARKER- SCARCE NEW YORK CHAPTER!

A very good condition membership badge for the United Daughters of the Confederacy, organized in 1894, featuring an enameled first national Confederate flag suspended at bottom by a red/white/red… (286-1103) Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM THE GETTYSBURG COLLECTION OF MR. KEN BREAM

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM THE GETTYSBURG COLLECTION OF MR. KEN BREAM

Standard US cartridge box sling eagle breast plate recovered on Culp's Hill. The plate has a very nice dark patina and a good eagle stamping on the face. Reverse has most of the lead fill but is… (1163-31) Learn More »

US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG AT GETTYSBURG, BY GETTYSBURG RESIDENT KEN BREAM

US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG AT GETTYSBURG, BY GETTYSBURG RESIDENT KEN BREAM

Pattern 1839 oval US cartridge box plate with a nice brown patina throughout. Face is free of any major dings or dents. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill but both attachment loops are missing. The… (1163-47) Learn More »

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

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

This is an excavated enlisted style cavalryman’s spur. Green/brown patina overall. Rusted rowel is present at the end of the neck. Spur is in overall fine condition. Recovered from unrecorded… (1163-52) Learn More »

$147.50
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RELIC U.S. CAVALRY SPUR FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

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

This is an excavated enlisted style cavalryman’s spur. Green/brown patina overall. No rowel is present as the end of the neck broke off leaving approximately half an inch of the neck remaining on… (1163-54) Learn More »

REGULATION ISSUE FORAGE CAP WITH 6th CORPS ARTILLERY INSIGNIA

REGULATION ISSUE FORAGE CAP WITH 6th CORPS ARTILLERY INSIGNIA

This is a regulation issue forage cap with an interesting sweatband and insignia likely added by a collector to represent an artillery unit in the 6th Corps, Army of the Potomac. This has good color… (1052-218) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR COMMERCIAL FORAGE CAP WITH MAINE BUTTONS AND ASSOCIATED INSIGNIA

CIVIL WAR COMMERCIAL FORAGE CAP WITH MAINE BUTTONS AND ASSOCIATED INSIGNIA

Commercial caps were simply those purchased privately rather the issued by the government. They might more or less closely follow contract patterns with the purchaser able to suit his taste and… (1052-139) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR MAJOR’S CHASSEUR CAP WITH ORIGINAL U.S. STAFF WREATH

CIVIL WAR MAJOR’S CHASSEUR CAP WITH ORIGINAL U.S. STAFF WREATH

This is a very good condition Civil War chasseur style officer’s kepi, defined by the inset crown and short sides popularized by French light infantry- hence the “chasseur” designation. These… (1052-193) Learn More »

$3,950.00
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SCARCE S.D. WALTON & Co. CIVIL WAR US ARMY CONTRACT FORAGE CAP

SCARCE S.D. WALTON & Co. CIVIL WAR US ARMY CONTRACT FORAGE CAP

Samuel D. Walton of Philadelphia had significant government contracts for forage caps, but we don’t see many of his products, or ones still bearing his label at least, perhaps in large part since… (1052-201) Learn More »

REMINGTON-RIDER DOUBLE ACTION NEW MODEL BELT REVOLVER IN FINE CONDITION

REMINGTON-RIDER DOUBLE ACTION NEW MODEL BELT REVOLVER IN FINE CONDITION

Double-action revolvers were clearly the wave of the future, but few were successful during the Civil War. The best known military example is the Starr, but even that was replaced by its more… (490-3030) Learn More »

PAY AND MUSTER ROLLS FOR CO. H, 17TH MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEERS

PAY AND MUSTER ROLLS FOR CO. H, 17TH MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEERS

Large pre-printed form filled out ink ink; measures 15 ½” x 42 ¼”.   All legible; overall in very fine condition. Muster in roll for Capt. J. K. Lloyd’s Company H, mustered in on 7/22/61 at… (1054-2282) Learn More »

HOBENSACK'S MEDICATED WORM SYRUP BOTTLE

HOBENSACK'S MEDICATED WORM SYRUP BOTTLE

Aqua glass druggist bottle shows paneled sides with an applied top and pontil scar.  Embossing on front and sides reads, "HOBENSACK'S / MEDICATED WORM SYRUP / PHILADA". Bottle measures 4.75" tall by… (998-1652) Learn More »

G.A.R. CELLULOID PIN- JAMES M. SNYDER

G.A.R. CELLULOID PIN- JAMES M. SNYDER

Pin features an image of James M. Snyder and reads, “FOR DEPARTMENT COMMANDER”. Measures 1 ¾” in circumference. Image is clear.  [sl] [ph:jet] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (M24148) Learn More »

49TH MASSACHUSETTS REUNION RIBBON

49TH MASSACHUSETTS REUNION RIBBON

Off white ribbon that meas. approx. 3.00 inches wide x 8.00 inches long with blue printing on face. The dates “1862” and “1901” appear in opposite corners at top. Centered below the dates is a… (M23486) Learn More »

G.A.R. CALLING CARD, J.E. REID - 115th NEW YORK VOLS.

G.A.R. CALLING CARD, J.E. REID - 115th NEW YORK VOLS.

Calling card features an embossed image of a G.A.R. badge. Black lettering reads, "J.E. REID /  POST 62, G.A.R. DEPT. OF MASS. / RESIDENCE NEWTON CENTRE MASS. / CIVIL WAR CO. C, 115th REGT. N.Y.… (1094-249) Learn More »

$20.00
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FEBRUARY 18, 1865 ISSUE OF THE CRIPPLE, UNION HOSPITAL NEWSPAPER

FEBRUARY 18, 1865 ISSUE OF THE CRIPPLE, UNION HOSPITAL NEWSPAPER

4 page newspaper measuring 9 1/2" x 12", published  at the headquarters of the Department of Washington hospitals at Alexandria, VA.  This paper was produced every Saturday between October 8, 1864… (1054-2639) Learn More »

$40.00
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LOT OF 6 STATE OF NEW JERSEY GENERAL ORDERS

LOT OF 6 STATE OF NEW JERSEY GENERAL ORDERS

This lot of General Orders were all issued by the State of New Jersey Adjutant General’s Office and “list promotions, appointments and casualties in the New Jersey Regiments, in the service of the… (1054-2361) Learn More »

$25.00
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MUSTER OUT ROLL FOR 149TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WOUNDED AT THE WILDERNESS

MUSTER OUT ROLL FOR 149TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WOUNDED AT THE WILDERNESS

Large preprinted muster roll filled out in period ink and dated May 22, 1865 for Patrick Fay of 149th Pennsylvania Infantry. Folded the document meas. approx. 5.50 x 10.50 inches and is titled “ONE… (1054-2364) Learn More »

$45.00
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MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY OF CAPT. HENRY K. CRAIG , FIRST REGIMENT IN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES, COL. F. R. FENWICK, AUG 31—OCT. 31ST, 1818

MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY OF CAPT. HENRY K. CRAIG , FIRST REGIMENT IN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES, COL. F. R. FENWICK, AUG 31—OCT. 31ST, 1818

Dated “Fort Independence in the Harbor of Boston.” Signed by “H.K. Craig, Capt” and “Abraham Custis, Lt. Col. & Mustering Officer.” On Pre-printed form, 15.625” x 20.  Lists 61… (2021-78) Learn More »

$50.00
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U.S ARMY STEWARD ISSUING TABLE—VINEGAR AND MOLASSES

U.S ARMY STEWARD ISSUING TABLE—VINEGAR AND MOLASSES

Under Act of July 18th, 1861. Weekly Allowance for 20 Men. Printed card, 3.5 x 6.25”. Slightly scuffed, else Vg. Interesting Civil War commissary table.  [jp]… (2021-75) Learn More »

PAIR OF “AFFIDAVIT FOR WIFE” DOCUMENTS – 49TH WISCONSIN; WISCONSIN VOLUNTEER AID FUND

PAIR OF “AFFIDAVIT FOR WIFE” DOCUMENTS – 49TH WISCONSIN; WISCONSIN VOLUNTEER AID FUND

A group of two documents, each sized 6”x7 ½  titled “Affidavit for Wife” for the purpose of securing financial benefits from the Wisconsin Volunteer Aid Fund.  Each document pertains to a… (1053-51M) Learn More »

$15.00
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WAR-TIME LITHOGRAPH BUST VIEW OF GENERAL EDMUND KIRBY SMITH – GEORGIA PHOTOGRAPHER

WAR-TIME LITHOGRAPH BUST VIEW OF GENERAL EDMUND KIRBY SMITH – GEORGIA PHOTOGRAPHER

CDV is a lithographed bust view of Smith in the uniform of a Confederate general. Clarity is good contrast is a okay. Mount and paper are good. Bottom center of the mount has a printed caption of… (1138-494) Learn More »

CDV OF LOUISIANA CONGRESSMAN JOHN SLIDELL, "TRENT AFFAIR"

CDV OF LOUISIANA CONGRESSMAN JOHN SLIDELL, "TRENT AFFAIR"

This image is a standing studio view of Slidell. Image is clear with very good contrast. Nice mount except for a crease across bottom; does not affect image. Photographer's backmark, E. & H.T.… (1138-1573) Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL BEAUREGARD

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL BEAUREGARD

Bust view of Beauregard in dark uniform without shoulder straps. Faded image. Selby & Dulany, Baltimore backmark. Pierre Gustave Toutant-Beauregard (May 28, 1818 – February 20, 1893) was a… (1138-38) Learn More »

CDV OF SIR WILLIAM H. RUSSELL, ENGLISH WAR CORRESPONDENT

CDV OF SIR WILLIAM H. RUSSELL, ENGLISH WAR CORRESPONDENT

Seated studio view of Russell. Image is clear with very good contrast. Mount is clean and in good condition with period ink identification and photographer's imprint along bottom edge. Photographer's… (1138-1563) Learn More »

CDV OF KENTUCKY WOMAN

CDV OF KENTUCKY WOMAN

Bust view of a woman. Image is slightly light and has two marks above her head. Mount with photographer’s backmark, D.P. Barr, Paducah, KY. Revenue stamp and old pencil on back, "Mrs. Emily Rothwell… (1138-1759) Learn More »

CDV OF ROBERT A. TOOMBS, C.S. GENERAL & LATER GEORGIA SENATOR

CDV OF ROBERT A. TOOMBS, C.S. GENERAL & LATER GEORGIA SENATOR

Chest-up view of Toombs. Image is clear with good contrast. Mount is clean and in good condition. Period ink identification on back. Photographer's backmark, Charles Fredericks & Co., New… (1138-1568) Learn More »

VERY NICE LITHOGRAPH CDV OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

VERY NICE LITHOGRAPH CDV OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

Image is a bust view lithograph of the leader of the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia, the world-famous Robert E. Lee in uniform. Clarity and contrast are excellent. Mount and paper are… (1138-306) Learn More »

CDV FULL STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE BY BENDANN BROS

CDV FULL STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE BY BENDANN BROS

CDV shows General Lee posed holding his slouch hat by his side with one arm resting on the hilt of his sword. He wears a light-colored double-breasted frockcoat with the general’s rank insignia… (1138-307) Learn More »

UNITED CONFEDERATE VETERANS 1903 REUNION BADGE: JOHN B. GORDON AND A LOUISIANA PELICAN

UNITED CONFEDERATE VETERANS 1903 REUNION BADGE: JOHN B. GORDON AND A LOUISIANA PELICAN

This badge for the 1903 reunion of Confederate veterans in New Orleans features red and white ribbons printed in black with the date and location that splay out from a round, gilt stamped brass… (286-1101) Learn More »

$295.00
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STEREO CARD OF GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY GATE BY TIPTON

STEREO CARD OF GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY GATE BY TIPTON

Card has an orange mount with “BATTLEFIELD OF GETTYSBURG” on one edge and “W. H. TIPTON & CO. GETTYSBURG, PA.” on the other. View is of the gate to the Soldier’s National Cemetery with… (2021-1141) Learn More »

$20.00
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STEREO CARD VIEW OF THE GETTYSBURG CYCLORAMA BY PHILIPPOTEAUX

STEREO CARD VIEW OF THE GETTYSBURG CYCLORAMA BY PHILIPPOTEAUX

Card shows Wheeler’s New York Battery rushing to the front during Pickett’s Charge. Mount is yellow with “J. F. JONES PUBLISHER WASINGTON D.C.” on one edge and “SOLD ONLY BY UNDERWOOD &… (2021-1143) Learn More »

$10.00
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STEREO CARD VIEW OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBBURG – PAINTING BY THURE DE THULSTRUP

STEREO CARD VIEW OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBBURG – PAINTING BY THURE DE THULSTRUP

Stereo card shows the height of Pickett’s Charge on July 3, 1863. In the left foreground are General Winfield S. Hancock and a line of Union infantry moving to the front where the Union and… (2021-1142) Learn More »

$10.00
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$5 CSA CURRENCY 1861

$5 CSA CURRENCY 1861

This is a nice example of an earlier form of Confederate Currency, printed in September 2, 1861 series by Blanton Duncan.  Duncan served with the Confederacy forming a Kentucky volunteer infantry… (172-5873) Learn More »

$95.00
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1864 CSA T-71 $1 NOTE FEATURING CLEMENT C. CLAY, SENATOR FROM ALABAMA

1864 CSA T-71 $1 NOTE FEATURING CLEMENT C. CLAY, SENATOR FROM ALABAMA

An original piece of Confederate money, being the $1 CSA featuring Clement C. Clay of Alabama in the center. Engraved and printed by Keatinge & Ball of Columbia, SC.  Edward Keatinge ran an… (172-5875) Learn More »

$85.00
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CSA $10 NOTE FEATURING HORSE-DRAWN ARTILLERY PIECE

CSA $10 NOTE FEATURING HORSE-DRAWN ARTILLERY PIECE

An original piece of Confederate money, being the $10 CSA T-68 bill featuring the horse-drawn artillery piece in the center of the bill. Engraved by Keatinge & Ball of Columbia, SC. Edward… (172-5877) Learn More »

FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR FRENCH 1750 PATTERN BAYONET

FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR FRENCH 1750 PATTERN BAYONET

Introduced in 1740-1750, this was likely the most common pattern in use in America during the French and Indian War. The triangular blade has sloping shoulders, a slightly dished upper surface with a… (1052-67) Learn More »

REVOLUTIONARY WAR FRENCH 1754 PATTERN BAYONET

REVOLUTIONARY WAR FRENCH 1754 PATTERN BAYONET

Introduced with the Model 1754 pattern musket, this pattern saw its greatest use in America during the Revolution. The bayonet drops the decorative incised lines on the underside of the socket, but… (1052-66) Learn More »

PATTERN 1851 ENLISTED ENGINEERS CIVIL WAR HAT INSIGNIA

PATTERN 1851 ENLISTED ENGINEERS CIVIL WAR HAT INSIGNIA

Here we have a Civil War engineer’s hat insignia for an enlisted man in the 1851 Pattern. Regulation states that these turreted castle insignia are made of die-struck brass and measure 1 5/8 inches… (490-2900) Learn More »

$165.00
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CIVIL WAR ENLISTED RIFLEMAN’S HAT INSIGNIA

CIVIL WAR ENLISTED RIFLEMAN’S HAT INSIGNIA

Here we have a large rifleman’s cap insignia for use by enlisted men on the 1858 Army hat. This die-stamped brass insignia measures approximately 3 ½ inches in height by 1 ½ inches in width. This… (490-2898) Learn More »

$225.00
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US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM THE GETTYSBURG COLLECTION OF MR. KEN BREAM

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM THE GETTYSBURG COLLECTION OF MR. KEN BREAM

The Pattern 1839 oval US cartridge box plate also has a face with a dark patina and an overlaying scattered green discoloration showing that it was found in a fertilized field. It is also free of… (1163-75) Learn More »

U.S. ENLISTEDMAN’S BELT KEEPER FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

U.S. ENLISTEDMAN’S BELT KEEPER FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated piece from a Civil War enlistedman’s waist belt. It is a brass “keeper” that was mounted on the end of the belt which was used to keep the end of the belt from flopping… (1163-107) Learn More »

$39.50
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.69 CALIBER M1816/1842 MUSKET BALL SCREW FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

.69 CALIBER M1816/1842 MUSKET BALL SCREW FROM LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated Civil War musket accessory. It is an iron appendage that could screw onto the threaded ramrod end to enable a soldier to “pull” a bullet and unload his musket. The piece… (1163-105) Learn More »

$25.00
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J. ARTHUR JOHNSTON CHIEF QUARTERMASTER TO GENERALS HUGER, ANDERSON, AND MAHONE, 1861-1865, EX-BILL TURNER COLLECTION

This cased oval tintype shows a Confederate officer seated, resting an elbow on a table next to him, wearing gauntlets and cradling a foot officer’s sword. He wears a single-breasted gray frock coat with officer’s shoulder straps and eight… (1138-1844). Learn More »

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