ITEM # N102 Brass Revolver Pocket Mold. Nice ( Dug Condition ) Pistol mold in what
appears to be about 31 Cal. Untouched, Uncleaned, As dug, Double
Cavity Mold. Unsure if mold is marked. Recovered by Bruce Deem
in a camp near Charles City Court House, Va. This piece will make a
nice addition to a Dug Revolver display.
ITEM # N51 " S.N.Y. " State of New York Belt Plate. Battle weary and
missing hook this one still has Eye-Appeal. Excavated
long ago from the ' Five Forks ' Va. Battlefield.
ITEM # N62 Triple Marked Pistol Cartridge Box. Box has some flaking to the outer cover
but leather remains very pliable with tight stitching and rivets. This one is
marked ( J.Davy & Co Newark, N.J. T.J.Shepard and U.S. ) Nice Box.
ITEM # N166 Decorative Tin. Plate appears to have been part of a Tobacco Tin.
Depicts Man & Goat scene. Neat Civil War item. This will display
nicely with a Sportsman button group.
ITEM # N25 Bullet In Wood. 69 Cal. Round Ball in a section of " Heart Pine " wood.
Clean and ready for display. Excavated near Charles City C.H., Va.
ITEM # N42 1841 Musket Gun Wrench. Great non-excavated condition.
ITEM # N147 Navy 1 Piece. Button has been shanked into the Eagle & Shield.
Neat early Navy. Recovered from Hanover, Va.
ITEM # N117 Dug 1834 U.S. N.C.O. or Bayonet Belt Plate. officer's Plate in great condition
with all hooks remaining and smooth face. Plate was excavated
many years ago and has the look. Provenance Unknown.
ITEM # N67 Springfield or Contract Musket Lock & Hammer Assembly.
Good looking Rifle Lock Plate in solid condition. This one
was dug near Charles City Court House, Va.
ITEM # N38 Cavalry " Picket Pin " Crude made pin and believe it to be a Confederate
Copy of the U.S.Pin. I have had several styles of these pins but never one
this crudely made. The U.S.Pin at left is for comparison. Excavated near
ITEM # N22 Candle Holder. Non - Dug and really nice.
Out of a Northern Va, Estate.
ITEM # N21 Brass Boot Heel Plate. Odd design and don't believe you see
this one often. Excavated By Bruce Deem near Richmond, Va.
ITEM # N23 Warman's ' Civil War Weapons ' by Graham Smith. 250 + pages
of Photo's & Information on weapons of the Civil War. Book
is in excellent condition.
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ITEM # N36 U.S. C.S. Side Knife. Blacksmith made side knife with hardwood
handle and brass ferrule. Rasp teeth are still visible in the blade.
Knife is clean and likely an attic recovery.
Measuring 12'' overall with a 7'' blade.
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ITEM # N161 Confederate Cavalry Frame. Great looking Frame Buckle. Nice woods dug
Green Patina without defects of any kind. Buckle is figure VIII-4 in Plates
and ' Buckles of the American Military by Sydney Kerksis ' . Plate is the
Thin Style and the rarest of these Plates. Dug near Bovina, Miss.
ITEM # N150 Federal General Service Eagle Button. Button is really nice.
Recovered from a Federal Cavalry Camp in King William,Va.
Shipped in a Riker display case.
ITEM # N76 U.C.V. Reunion Badge. Houston Texas 1920. Nice condition.
ITEM # N157 Dug Wreath for the Two Piece C.S. Sword Belt Buckle.
Recovered from Dinwiddie Co, Va. Bar measures
1.913 outside 1.610 inside. Wreath measures
1.937 outside 1.242 inside
ITEM # N48 Snake Portion to an English Snake Buckle. I believe most of these
were imports for confederate usage but are known to have been
used by both armies. This one shows signs of heavy wear and is
the Single Head with scales pattern throughout. Nice condition.
ITEM # N84 " Sixth Plate Daguerreotype." Plate appears to be a U.S. Officer wearing
Shoulder & Belt Plates in a beautiful " Gutta Percha " case.
ITEM # N155 U.S.Navy ( Pepper ). This is a ' Rare & Scarce ' Bottle. I have had one of these
in 25 years. Not sure if this is a Water or Pit recovery but is in really nice
condition. Verbal provenance of Norfolk, Va. Bottle stands 6" tall.
ITEM # N120 U.S.Cartridge box Plate. Another nice plate with full lead back and smooth face.
This one is missing the iron hook's. Recovered from the Seven Day's Battle's by
$125.00 Reduced $100.00
ITEM # N56 Federal Hotchkiss Percussion Fuse. Fuse has some damage to
flange. Threads are good and can be inserted. Recovered from
Chesterfield Co, Va.
ITEM # N34 Dug ( Fat Lady ) Curry Comb. This one is in good dug condition and
still has the manufacturers brass seal intact. Seal reads
( I.Carpenter, New York. #102 over the Eagle and Warranted below ).
Dug in Northern, Va.
ITEM # N11 Boot Heel Plate. Large size brass Heel Plate in good dug condition.
This is sometimes referred to as the ' Star Design '. Excavated by
Bruce Deem near Richmond, Va.
ITEM # N45 1/6 Plate Ambro Type of what appears to be a U.S. Dragoon or Artilleryman in
Uniform with Shoulder Scales, Eagle Buckle and a Fat Colt in His Belt. One
bad looking cat. All appear to be in Good to Very Good condition.
ITEM # N96 Model 1840 '' Wristbreaker '' Cavalry Saber By Horstmann & Sons Of Philadelphia.
Great looking sword with full length blade free of nicks and is the High Grade
Officer's style with original engraving on each side with extensive Floral & Patriotic
designs. The grip and wire are present but appear to have been rewraped way
back during the war. About 90% of the leather is present and the ancient copper
wire wrap is still accounted for. The guard and pommel have a fine dark patina. It
is accompanied by the original scabbard that fits like a glove. There is a dent about
half way down the scabbard and the joint seam has separated slightly. Saber has
been carefully examined by Rafael Eledge of Shiloh Relics as is accompanied by
his signed letter of Authenticity.
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ITEM # N105 Coin Silver 'I'D Shield.( Pvt. J. Good H Co 87th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry ).
John Good Enlisted Sept 19, 1861 in York Pennsylvania
at the age of 19. Discharged Oct 14, 1864 Expiration Of Term.
Noted Engagements : Mine Run, Wilderness, Cold Harbor, Petersburg,
Winchester and others. Recovered by Robert Goodwyn in Petersburg, Va.
The attachment pin is missing. Post War info has not been pursued.
John Good survived the War for 3 years and would surly have stories to tell.
ITEM # N164 100 Dug Flat or Coin Buttons. All have shanks and recovered by
Lester Roberts from Military Camps and Home Sites in the
Richmond, Va area.
ITEM # N160 " Triple Marked " Cavalry Carbine Sling Buckle. Nice dark plate and
a really good strike. The tongue's are froze in place. Recovered from
ITEM # N57 U.S. / C.S. Cavalryman's Stirrup. Iron " Boot Stirrup " in nice
excavated condition. Dug near Aylett, Va.
ITEM # N118 Austrian Gun Tool. Recovered near Fredericksburg, Va.
Nice dug condition.
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ITEM # N73 Confederate " Medium Wishbone " Frame Buckle. Another scarce
buckle and equally as rare as the Baby Frame. No defects or repairs
of any kind. Recovered from Fredericksburg, Va.
ITEM # N29 Regiment or Company Stencils. This pair was recovered near
White House Landing, Va. Stencils can be seen on P.140 of
( Excavated Artifacts of The Civil War ' by Stanley S. Phillips. )
Stencils measure 3" Tall.
ITEM # N63 U.S. Cavalry Bit ' Boss ' or Rosette. This is the variant with Stippled
Face and Period between U.S. Excavated Virginia Campaign.
ITEM # N137 Frankford Arsenal 1864 5 Second Fuzes. Package is unopened
and in great condition.
ITEM # N156 Floral Buttons. Buttons were dug in a confederate position near
Sayler's Creek Battlefield by Lee Jackson. Heavy stamped brass
buttons with nice dug patina.
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ITEM # N90 Confederate ' Large Wishbone ' Frame Buckle. Also known as the
' Fork Tongue ' in excellent dug condition. Beautiful dark green
patina without defects or repairs of any kind. Great example dug
by David Manuel in Richmond, Va.
ITEM # N170 U.S. Navy ' Mustard ' Jar.' Rare and Scarce ' bottle. Uncertain if this is
a Water or Pit recovery but remains in great shape. Verbal
provenance of Norfolk, Va.
ITEM # N87 Virginia Style C.S. Tongue & Wreath Sword Belt Buckle.
Great looking buckle recovered from Brandy Station, Va.
Brandy Station or ' Fleetwood Hill ' was the largest cavalry
battle of the Civil War. Plate was dug together and is an
excellent example with matching patina and fit. It will be hard
to find one nicer.
ITEM # N3 1864 Naval Watercap Fuse with ' N.Y ' Stamp. Uncommon fuse. N.Y.
representing 'New York Depot' scarcer example of this 1864 fuse.
Fuse has a small push to the top flange but nice condition.
ITEM # N108 U.S. Eagle Shoulder Belt Plate. Great looking plate recovered many
years ago from the Battle Of Petersburg, Va. Nice Example.
ITEM # N104 Parrott White Metal Time Fuse Adapter.Good condition with
nice threads. Recoverey unknown.
ITEM # N112 Token ' Thomas White 1863 ' 13 & 14 Abattoir Place, West 39th St. NY.
ITEM # N28 U.S.Regulation Hat Letter ' A '. Great excavated condition. No cracks
,breaks or repairs. Dug in the Federal Camps at Brooke Station Va.
ITEM # N61 Confederate Cavalry Spur. Great looking spur dug in New Kent, Va
by Denis Pemberton. Spur has a nice green woods dug patina.
ITEM # N149 4 LB. Solid Shot. Most of these shot will Pre-Date the war.
This one was recovered by Adam Bond in one of the late
war C.S. Retreat Camps in Chesterfield Co, Va.
ITEM # N27 Farmers' and Mechanics' Almanac for 1863
Good condition, the paper is pliable without flaking.
Does contain a few small edge folds.
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ITEM # N148 Carbine Sling Buckle. Great looking ( Double Marked ) Buckle. Recovered
near Fredericksburg, Va this one has a stamp you can see from across
the room and a nice dug patina. Buckle is marked
( E.Gaylord Chicopee Mass & T.J.Shepard ).
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ITEM # N106 Confederate ( Georgia Frame ) Waist Belt Plate. Excellent condition plate with
great patina and no problems of any kind. This one has a nice green patina
and is a great example. Sweet !!!. Excavated Orange, Va.
ITEM # N83 Regulation Company letter F. Great condition without breaks,cracks
or repairs. recovered near Fredericksburg, Va.
ITEM # N130 Confederate Iron Bayonet Scabbard Tip & Pack Hooks. Nice assortment
of C.S. items recovered from Jackson's Winter Camp at Clark's Mountain.
ITEM # N24 Pair of Artillery style Rosettes recovered near the ( East Battlefield
Gettysburg, PA. ) in 1968. Nice condition with lead filled backs and
still have the staples in place. Out of a Northern, Va Estate.
ITEM # N13 U.S. Buckle or Cartridge Box Plate. This one has been " Melted Out "
likely for field casting bullets. This was often done when supplies
were low. Plate has been cased and ready for display.
Excavated Virginia Campaign.
ITEM # N129 Federal Shoulder Belt Plate, New York Coat Button and a
General Service Cuff Button displayed in a nice Wood Case.
These were recovered along the route of Gen.John Fosters
1862 Raid, Kinston,NC.
ITEM # N26 '' C.S. Fighting Knife.'' Great looking Bone Handle Bowie in dug condition.
Knife has had light restoration to the Bone Handle to prevent movement
and is solid and sturdy. Bowie measures 15'' overall with a 9'' ' Clip Point '
Blade. Knife still retains it's Cross Guard & Ferrule. Verbal provenance is
recovered in the 1970s near Locust Grove, Va.
ITEM # N75 U.C.V Medal. 1906 New Orleans. Nice condition, missing pin.
ITEM # N78 Maryland Militia Coat button. Great button with the scarce * Canfield. Bro & Co. Baltimore *.
back mark. This button was crimped off center during production and has some slight
movement between the face and back. This is common with some manufacturers. Button
is solid and very hard to get.
ITEM # N35 U.S. Regulation Hat Letter ' C ' This one is also recovered from
Brooks Station, Va and is equally as nice.
ITEM # N39 1812 Officer's Artillery. Button is in outstanding condition without defects
or repairs of any kind. Coat size button and dug with shank. Sweet !!
Recovered from Trader's Hill.
ITEM # N79 U.C.V. Badge. Atlanta, Ga. 1919. Badge displays Gen. J.B.Gordon
on Horse. Great condition.
ITEM # N20 * Southern Cross Of Honor * Great condition with a nice aged
patina. Badge is unmarked. Attachment pin remains in place.
ITEM # N88 Iron Stud U.S.Buckle. Scarce buckle and not encountered often.
Recovered near White House Landing,Va. Buckle has iron studs
full lead back and section of Belt Leather remaining. Nice !!.
ITEM # N72 Confederate " Baby Wishbone " Frame Buckle. Scarce buckle, and great
dug patina. Recovered from a C.S. Infantry Camp in New Kent Co, Va.
No breaks or repairs
ITEM # N65 Lock Plate. Small size Lock and Hammer likely off of a Side by Side Shotgun
or possibly an early Pistol. Lock measures 4 1/2'' in length. This would make
a nice addition to a dug Lock & Hammer display. Dug near Chester Station, Va.
ITEM # N172 U.S. Cavalryman's " Boot Spur " Great looking spur with a light
brown patina. Just the way i like them. Dug Virginia Campaign.
ITEM # N173 Heart " Roller Buckle " Cover. This is the large Harness Buckle Cover
and is in nice dug condition. Recovered Virginia Campaign.
ITEM # N162 Dug 1834 U.S. Non Commission Officer's Plate. Great looking plate with all
hooks intact and really nice dug condition. Smooth face and full lead
back. Plate was recovered many years ago from the Union Camps
near Fredericksburg, Va.
ITEM # N2 Confederate " Pewter " Bayonet Scabbard Tip. This piece is solid and
is really nice. Recovered near Fredricksburg, Va.
ITEM # N115 C.S. Tongue for the Richmond Arsenal Sword Belt Buckle. Tongue
shows Crude Southern Craftsmanship. This one is often called the
( Bar Style ). Recovered near Brandy Station, Va.
ITEM # N55 U.S. / C.S. Cavalry Stirrup. This one has great metal and is in super nice
condition. It has been cleaned and coated. Dug in Winchester, Va.
ITEM # N110 Federal Cartridge Box Plate. Nice looking plate with most of the
lead back and still retains the attachment hooks. Plate has
some minor iron bleed threw on the S. Good plate recovered
from a C.S. Camp in Louisa Co, Va.
ITEM # N77 U.C.V. Reunion Medal. Macon Georgia 1912. Great condition.
ITEM # N59 Confederate Saddle Shield. This style is often found embossed
with the letters " C.S. ". This one is unmarked. Nice excavated
condition from Dinwiddie, Va.
ITEM # N40 Dug ' Pewter ' Ring. Interesting Ring with it's Mid-Evil appearance. Band
appears to have no seam. Dug in the Confederate Trenches. Henrico,Va.
ITEM # N54 1842 69 Cal. Socket Bayonet. Great looking bayonet with very light
pitting and rust to the metal. Likely an early battlefield pickup or
barn recovery. Clear U.S. Stamp. Out of a Northern, Va Estate.
ITEM # N86 U.S. M -1851 Enlisted Man's Saber Belt Plate. Nice looking plate and
marked " U.S. Allegheny Arsenal " Recovered from Stafford Co, Va.
ITEM # N10 Double Cavity Revolver ( Round Ball ) Mold. This one appears to be about
36 & 31Caliber.Mold is in excellent condition. Out of an Orange Co, Va
ITEM # N123 Federal Cavalry Cast Brass Boot Spur. This one is in excellent dug condition
with great patina and rowel. Early dig but have no provenance. Great
ITEM # N12 Boot Heel Plate. Infantryman's " Iron " heel plate. Good condition.
Excavated by Bruce Deem near Richmond, Va.