Accoutrements 1776-1865
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Accoutrements 1776-1865

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DescriptionConditionPrice
Revolutionary War  
Royal Americans cuff buttonExcavated$250.00
8" Pewter bowlGood$125.00
7-3/4" Pewter bowlGood$110.00
iron strike-a-light, choiceGood$150.00 each
small iron strike-a-light, choiceFair$75.00
Fascine knifeGood$125.00
Priming powder measure with silver embellishmentGood$135.00
iron door pullGood$125.00
pair shoebuckles, almost matchingFine$110.00
British broad-arrow marked 6-pound cannon ballGood$775.00
2nd Regiment buttonFair$100.00
6 pound Broad Arrow marked cannnonball from Castine, ME areaGood$750.00
vent pick and brush Very Good $250.00
button mould, maker marked Very Good $850.00
automatic scarificator (multi bladed bleeder) with box Fine $450.00
automatic fleam (bleeder) with case, unusually largeFine$350.00
automatic fleam (bleeder) with case, brass finishFine$350.00
automatic fleam (bleeder) with case, plated finishFine$275.00
automatic fleam (bleeder) case, very attractiveVery Good$125.00
early Artilleryman's gimletGood$225.00
early axe with handleVery Good$650.00
Massive 15" engraved priming powder hornGood$450.00
17" musket powderhorn with screw-in plugFine$350.00
15" powderhornFine$125.00
12" powderhornFine$125.00
12" powderhornFine$110.00
10" powderhorn Fine$90.00
8" powderhorn with chip-carved plugGood$125.00
7-1/2" powderhornVery Good$40.00
6" powder/salt horn Very Good$30.00
pain bulletVery Good$25.00
C1950 blue plate of Independence Hall, 10" wideExcellent$30.00
book, "Small Arms and Ammunition in the United States Service", published by the Smithsonian Institution 1956 Fine$75.00
War of 1812  
Pewter plate, by Boardman, Hartford, CTFine$350.00
rare New England Guards "NEG" canteenFair$1250.00
American pewter plate marked by BARNESVery Good$295.00
American pewter plate marked by DANSFORTHVery Good$295.00
C1820-30 navy coat buttonVery Good$135.00
American pewter plate marked by BADGERVery Good$250.00
Artillery coat buttonGood$75.00
US cuff buttonGood$35.00
script I cuff buttonGood$35.00
Massachusetts coat button (MS 19)Fine$110.00
Artillery coat buttonFine$75.00
Unusual cartridge box, holding 8 large roundsVery Good$250.00
US over MS cheesebox canteenFine$895.00
US over MS cheesebox canteen, painted over long agoFine$695.00
New York coat button (Albert NY9A)Good$100.00
C1920 patriotic Eagle painted hatplate decorationFine$135.00
1812 pattern Army enlisted pewter cockade eagleGood$250.00
Fort Dearborn/Chicago sterling silver souvenir spoonVery Fine$38.00
Mexican War  
William Henry Harrison log cabin campaign buttonExcellent$100.00
"Hall's Rifle" bullet mouldGood$675.00
pair of SpursGood$225.00
NEG New England Guards coat buttonFine$350.00
Peace flask marked Batty 1847, government inspectedFine$525.00
Peace flask marked Ames 1838Fine$750.00
Peace flask marked Ames 1838Good$595.00
Peace flask marked Ames 1838Good$550.00
framed print, "The Gallant Charge of the Kentucky Cavalry Under Col Marshall"Fine$225.00
C1830 Artillery Corps coat buttonExcellent$75.00
C1830 Artillery Regt coat buttonVery Fine$75.00
C1830 staff cuff buttonVery Good$85.00
C1820-30 Vermont Militia "VT M" coat button (VT5)Fine$250.00
Massachusetts cuff button (MS 27AV)Excellent$110.00
Massachusetts coat button (MS 27A)Excellent$85.00
Massachusetts Independent Cadets coat button (MS 26A1)Excellent$100.00
C1850 General Staff cuff button, Robinson backmarkFine$50.00
USN cuff button, Robinsons Extra backmarkVery Good$65.00
C1830 militia button, eagle with starsFine$75.00
scarce C1830 pewter militia cuff buttonVery Good$85.00
Eagle-D coat button, Mintzer backmarkFine$135.00
M1839 general officers crossbelt plateFine$2950.00
M1839 small pattern US belt buckleVery Good$375.00
Eagle-I Infantry cuff button, unlisted backmarkFine$125.00
1847 dated folk art carved powder horn with unusual phallic shaped lighthouse, human figure and hex signFair$150.00
Civil War  
Virginia state seal coat button, wartime production, Superior Quality backmarkFine$160.00
Painted toleware cream pitcherGood$150.00
Painted toleware tea caddyGood$90.00
Painted toleware tea caddyGood$85.00
Painted toleware tea caddyGood$80.00
Belt keeperFair$40.00
Folding camp spoon/knifeGood$75.00
Fife mouthpieceGood$100.00
Massachusetts Volunteers coat buttonFine$125.00
early bowie knife bladeGood$325.00
large contemporary pistol case for pocket pistol, with flask, mould, tool, bulletsGood$250.00
Confederate tin canteen, 4-3/4" diameterGood$295.00
Federal M1858 "bullseye" canteen, complete with stopper, chain, cover and strapGood$375.00
cased gold scaleGood$225.00
US Fractional 25 cent noteVery Good$50.00
US Fractional 10 cent notePoor$25.00
Gutta perha topped box with ship (4-3/4" x 4-3/4" x 3-1/4")Fine$225.00
Greene carbine instruction leafletFair$500.00
unknown Shield coat buttonFine$85.00
cartridge box tins, pairFine$150.00
Maine coat button, Scovill backmarkFine$75.00
Massachusetts coat button, Robinson backmarkFine$75.00
Massachusetts coat button, Scovill backmarkFine$40.00
MA/PA pewter eagle cuff buttonFine$110.00
USN rubber patent buttonExcellent$100.00
Connecticut coat button, Scovill backmarkFine$75.00
Virginia cuff button, Mintzer backmarkFine$150.00
Virginia cuff button, Mintzer backmarkVery Good$135.00
WMI (Western Military Institute) buttonFine$295.00
rare C button with R&W Robinson backmarkVery Fine$125.00
Confederate Block-A coat button, Superior Quality backmarkVery Good$450.00
Confederate staff coat buttonVery Fine$250.00
Confederate staff coat buttonFine$225.00
Confederate Cast-I coat buttonGood$450.00
lot of 3 Confederate musket flintsExcellent$35.00
Officer sword sashGood$650.00
NCO sword sashFine$350.00
Confederate block 'A' cuff button, P.Tait backmarkFine$775.00
lot of 4 medicine bottlesVery Good$15.00
Massachusetts Volunteer Militia cuff button (Albert MS37)Good$50.00
Pocket pistol case, nice grain, missing interiorFine$150.00
American shako eagle of French manufactureFine$295.00
shoulder scalesFine$295.00
interlocking spoon & fork set, by Worman & Ely, owner signed Wm HarrisFine$375
mixed utensil set with two spoons, one marked, and scissorsVery Good$250.00
Parker's patent style engraved snuff boxGood$225.00
Niles collapsable drinking cup Excellent$250.00
Bridle cutting pike, excavated Good$750.00
excavated Confederate bowie knife Very Good$550.00
cloak button (clasp)Fine$100.00
Musket Tampion, 1863 PatentVery Good$135.00
Enfield tampionVery Good$65.00
TampionVery Good$125.00
Leather  
Pistol cartridge boxFine$130.00
Pistol cartridge boxFine$100.00
superb maker marked Capbox by Young, complete with wool and pickVery Fine$250.00
Capbox, unmarked, complete with wool and pickFine$150.00
maker marked capbox with parial woolGood$135.00
US marked capbox, damaged tie-downGood$125.00
CapboxVery Good$120.00
maker marked Capbox, one damaged strapGood$110.00
maker marked CapboxGood$110.00
leather pistol holster, fits 5" Colt pocketGood$150.00
capboxVery Fine$150.00
USN embossed cap boxFine$375.00
USN embossed cap boxGood$275.00
USN pistol cartridge box, alteredGood$325.00
carbine boot, mounted to plaque to serve as match holder Excellent$175.00
Carbine boot, marked Metzger PhilaFine$150.00
Veteran's Memorabilia  
1890 Newton MA GAR ladder medalFine$135.00
GAR buckleFine$150.00
Massachusetts POW reunion badge lotFair$250.00
GAR lapel pin, possibly goldExcellent$75.00
WRC of the GAR flagpole baseFine$125.00
Ohio GAR medalVery Good$125.00
GAR Topeka, KS delegate medal, 1914Good$125.00
Massachusetts GAR medalVery Fine$125.00
Original box of GAR lapel badgesExcellent$250.00
GAR lapel badgeNear Mint$25.00
GAR Vetrans medal rank insignia, major, black backgroundExcellent$30.00
GAR Vetrans medal rank insignia, major, blue backgroundExcellent$30.00
Photographic  
CDV of Mr. & Mrs. Tom ThumbFair$75.00
charcoal portrait of Albert Richardson (1833-1868) Boston Journal - War Correspondent, 14" x 12" oval frameFine$250.00
half plate chest view of soldierFine$225.00
sixth plate tintype of seated zouaveFine$450.00
Eagle quarter plate gutta percha photo case Very Fine$275.00
sixth plate gutta percha photo case of cannon scene, with tintype of young boyFine$250.00
ninth plate gutta percha case with design of standing soldier with flagFine$295.00
Cavalry  
Spurs, pairGood$225.00
Maxwell patent brass spursGood$250.00
Picket PinFair$225.00
eagle Grimsley saddle pommelGood$225.00
US marked Grimsley saddle stirrupsFine$375.00
US marked Grimsley saddle single stirrupFine$125.00
Artillery  
Artillery fuse or flare, 12-1/2" longFine$75.00
grouping of 5 M1863 horse bits in original storage paper Fine$1595.00
M1863 US horse bit Fine$350.00
M1863 US horse bitVery Good$350.00
M1863 US horse bitVery Good$325.00
US Watervliet 12" M marked octagon-headed Artillerist's gimlet (vent punch)Very Good$250.00
US Watervliet 12" M marked round-headed Artillerist's gimlet (vent punch)Very Good$250.00
Buckles  
Interlocking Eagle belt buckleFine$450.00
NY belt buckleFine$750.00
M1851 eagle belt buckle with catchFine$350.00
M1851 eagle belt buckleFine$250.00
M1851 eagle belt buckleFine$250.00
M1851 eagle belt buckle with catchFine$250.00
M1851 eagle belt buckleFine$250.00
Eagle breast plateNear Mint$275.00
small pattern US oval cartridge box plateGood$350.00
US oval belt buckle, unissuedNear Mint$250.00
Moulds Tools and Ammunition  
Colt Army cartridge packetGood$550.00
Burnside carbine cartridge packet, emptyGood$350.00
Peace Flask by Batty, 1856Very Fine$750.00
Peace Flask by Batty, 1858, government inspectedGood$475.00
Peace Flask by Batty, 1850, government inspectedFine$425.00
Peace Flask by Batty, 1854Fair$325.00
small Remington pocket pistol flaskGood$550.00
Colt-made 36 caliber revolver cartridge packetFine$750.00
4 cavity minne ball insert tool for US gang mouldVery Good$1250.00
US marked musket punchNear Mint$65.00
revolver "L" toolGood$25.00
Auction catlogue, Estate of Alan S Kelley, excellent Civil War cartridge packet and flask referenceFine$40.00
1858 dated tin of Maynard primer rolls Very Good$950.00
.31 caliber pocket pistol cartridge packet, sealed Fine$495.00
C1960 quality reproduction .31 caliber pistol cartridge packetVery Fine$75.00
Gallager carbine cartridgeFine$55.00
9mm pinfire cartridgeFine$25.00
Sharps Model 1859 bullet mouldVery Good$950.00
Smith carbine mould, martially markedFine$550.00
Smith carbine mouldGood$425.00
musket tool with 2 punchesVery Fine$35.00
rare Massachusetts Arms Co pocket pistol bullet mould with sprue cutterVery Good$250.00
rare Massachusetts Arms Co government inspected navy mould (altered conical cavity)Good$350.00
Starr 44 caliber revoler mouldGood$250.00
"Colt's Patent" marked 44 caliber Army revolver mould, martially markedGood$375.00
"Colt's Patent" marked 44 caliber Army revolver mouldGood$225.00
"Colt's Patent" marked Navy revolver mouldVery Good$295.00
"Colt's Patent" marked Navy revolver mouldFair$275.00
brass "Colt's Patent" marked 31 caliber bullet mould with unusual inspector markVery Good$275.00
"Colt's Patent" marked 31 caliber brass bullet mouldFine$250.00
"Colt's Patent" bullet mould with interesting handle flaw Very Good$135.00
Colt style brass 44 caliber bullet mouldFair$75.00
Colt style iron 36 caliber bullet mouldGood$100.00
"Colt's Patent" marked 31 caliber brass bullet mouldGood$150.00
Mass Arms marked pocket revolver bullet mouldVery Good$225.00
Springfield Arms marked pocket revolver bullet mouldVery Good$250.00
Remington Beals navy bullet mouldVery Good$375.00
Remington Beals pocket brass bullet mouldFine$250.00
Remington Navy bullet mouldFine$275.00
Remington Navy martially marked bullet mouldFine$295.00
Remington smaller size 36 caliber mould for belt/police pistolGood$350.00
small 2-cavity round ball mouldGood$65.00
Remington powder flaskFair$175.00