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Auction 3305M

November 4, 2019 10:00AM

11-04-2019 11-04-2019

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Lots

Maryland Cartridge Box Plate

Maryland Cartridge Box Plate

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Maryland Cartridge Box Plate, c. 1860s, lead-filled brass plate with the Maryland state seal on the front, marked in the back of the lead "E. GAYLORD" and with initials "A.D.H." scratched in, and an More ...

Twelve-pound Spherical Shell, Straps, and Sabot

Twelve-pound Spherical Shell, Straps, and Sabot

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Twelve-pound Spherical Shell, Straps, and Sabot, c. 1861-65, a twelve-pound shell with a reproduction Bormann fuze, tin straps, and wooden sabot. Provenance: The collection of Ron Tunison. More ...

Richards Patent Mess Set

Richards Patent Mess Set

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$431$350

Richards Patent Mess Set, c. 1861, spoon and fork, with a knife, marked on the side "W.H. RICHARDS/PATENT JULY 23, 1861," and also near the fork, overall lg. 8 3/8 in. Provenance: The collection More ...

Silver Spoon Identified to George T. Matthews, Company H, 13th New York Volunteer Infantry

Silver Spoon Identified to George T. Matthews, Company H, 13th New York Volunteer Infantry

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$246$200

Silver Spoon Identified to George T. Matthews, Company H, 13th New York Volunteer Infantry, c. 1861, silver spoon engraved on the handle "Geo. T. Matthews/Co H 13th Regt/N.Y. Vols/April, 1861," More ...

Civil War 10th Corps Badge

Civil War 10th Corps Badge

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$246$200

Civil War 10th Corps Badge, c. 1860s, brass bastions with a white cloth center, with a pin back, ht. 1 5/8, wd. 1 5/8 in. Provenance: The collection of Ron Tunison. More ...

Civil War Shaving Mirror Identified to Private George F. Maynard, Company H, 12th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry

Civil War Shaving Mirror Identified to Private George F. Maynard, Company H, 12th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$308$250

Civil War Shaving Mirror Identified to Private George F. Maynard, Company H, 12th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, c. 1861-64, wooden frame marked on the upper back "Maynard. GF./H 12th," marked in More ...

Silver Identification Pin of George H. Harris, Company E, 4th New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry

Silver Identification Pin of George H. Harris, Company E, 4th New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Silver Identification Pin of George H. Harris, Company E, 4th New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry, c. 1861-65, silver shield-shaped pin marked "Geo. H. Harris/Co. E./4th Regt./NH Vols" with a foliate More ...

French Model An XII Flintlock Pistol

French Model An XII Flintlock Pistol

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$677$550

French Model An XII Flintlock Pistol, c. 1814, .71 bore, walnut stock with a light date stamp on the right side, brass butt cap, trigger guard, side plate, and nose band, lock with faint markings, More ...

Three Gettysburg Inert Artillery Rounds

Three Gettysburg Inert Artillery Rounds

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$861$700

Three Gettysburg Inert Artillery Rounds, c. 1863, a 1st Model Amsterdam shell with "Gettysburg" painted on the side, marked on the bottom "PATENTED/S. & CO/AUGUST 12, 1862"; a 3-in. Parrott shell More ...

Group of Civil War-era Personal Items

Group of Civil War-era Personal Items

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$215$175

Group of Civil War-era Personal Items, c. 1860s, a wooden inkwell, a pair of glasses and case, a brass match case with a fleur-de-lis, a brass patriotic match safe with eagle and shield, a tinned More ...

4th New Hampshire Carved Civil War Pipe

4th New Hampshire Carved Civil War Pipe

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$308$250

4th New Hampshire Carved Civil War Pipe, c. 1861-65, wooden bowl, carved on the front "G.F.T./4th N.H.," marked on the stem "FRENCH/BRIAR," overall lg. 3 in. Provenance: The collection of Ron More ...

Twelve-pound Solid Shot from Gettysburg

Twelve-pound Solid Shot from Gettysburg

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Twelve-pound Solid Shot from Gettysburg, c. 1863, the shot engraved by Edward Woodward in the late 19th century "Gettysburg/1863," with a wooden base. Provenance: Purchased from The Horse More ...

Civil War-era Burnside Cartridge Box and Cartridges

Civil War-era Burnside Cartridge Box and Cartridges

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$338$275

Civil War-era Burnside Cartridge Box and Cartridges, c. 1860s, leather cartridge box marked on the flap with inspector's stamp, marked on the inner flap "WILKINSON/MAKER," a wooden block, and five More ...

Painted Cheese Box Canteen

Painted Cheese Box Canteen

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$461$375

Painted Cheese Box Canteen, c. early 19th century, blue-painted body with "J.R" maker's stamp, "SP" carved on the drum, an old collection label marked "134/War of 1812," leather strap tabs, and a More ...

Civil War Navy Fuse Box

Civil War Navy Fuse Box

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$154$125

Civil War Navy Fuse Box, c. 1860s, leather rectangular box marked "US.N.Y/BOSTON" on the body under the flap, with a single belt loop, ht. 3 1/2, wd. 4 1/2 in. Provenance: The collection of Ron More ...

State of New York Relic Belt Plate Found at Gettysburg

State of New York Relic Belt Plate Found at Gettysburg

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

State of New York Relic Belt Plate Found at Gettysburg, c. 1863, lead-filled brass plate with raised "SNY" and border, back has puppy paw tabs with remnants of leather belt still attached, and a More ...

Group of Civil War Ephemera

Group of Civil War Ephemera

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$615$500

Group of Civil War Ephemera, c. 1860s, a deck of patriotic playing cards (one missing), envelopes, letters, Confederate currency, and discharges. Provenance: The collection of Ron Tunison. More ...

Reproduction U.S. Model 1859 McClellan Saddle by F. Burgess & Company

Reproduction U.S. Model 1859 McClellan Saddle by F. Burgess & Company

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$861$700

Reproduction U.S. Model 1859 McClellan Saddle by F. Burgess & Company, c. 1990s, padded leather tree with brass and iron fittings, leather stirrup straps, wooden stirrups, girth, and saddle bags. More ...

Group of Civil War-era Items

Group of Civil War-era Items

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$400$325

Group of Civil War-era Items, c. 1860s, an army regulation tin cup, a bone handled folding knife, fork, and spoon, three thimbles, a candlestick, a cootie comb, a copy of Casey's manual, and an More ...

Civil War "Liberty Cap" Pipe Bowl

Civil War "Liberty Cap" Pipe Bowl

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$738$600

Civil War "Liberty Cap" Pipe Bowl, c. 1861-65, carved wooden bowl with foliate designs, flowers, acorns, and on the front a Liberty cap on a pole, with a bone ferrule around the stem hole, lg. 3 1/8 More ...

Coin Silver Civil War American Watch Company Pocket Watch and Chain Identified to Major Elial F. Carpenter, 49th and 112th New York Vol

Coin Silver Civil War American Watch Company Pocket Watch and Chain Identified to Major Elial F. Carpenter, 49th and 112th New York Vol

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Coin Silver Civil War American Watch Company Pocket Watch and Chain Identified to Major Elial F. Carpenter, 49th and 112th New York Volunteer Infantry, c. 1862, American Waltham Watch Co. "Wm. More ...

Small Sheffield Knife and Sheath

Small Sheffield Knife and Sheath

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$215$175

Small Sheffield Knife and Sheath, c. 1850s-60s, German silver hilt and guard, blade marked on the ricasso "G.WOODHEAD/SHEFFIELD/WARRANTED," with a red morocco leather sheath and German silver More ...

Flask Identified to Captain George B. French, Adjutant of the 4th Vermont Volunteer Infantry

Flask Identified to Captain George B. French, Adjutant of the 4th Vermont Volunteer Infantry

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$308$250

Flask Identified to Captain George B. French, Adjutant of the 4th Vermont Volunteer Infantry, c. 1864, pewter flask marked on the bottom "JAMES DIMON & SONS/SHEFFIELD/1383," pewter cup marked "Capt. More ...

Silver Engraved Sixth Corps Badge and Identification Tag for William H.H. Ralph, Company C, 6th Vermont Volunteer Infantry

Silver Engraved Sixth Corps Badge and Identification Tag for William H.H. Ralph, Company C, 6th Vermont Volunteer Infantry

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Silver Engraved Sixth Corps Badge and Identification Tag for William H.H. Ralph, Company C, 6th Vermont Volunteer Infantry, c. 1863, silver sixth corps badge engraved "Co./C./WHH Ralph/6th/VT," with More ...

Group of Civil War Items

Group of Civil War Items

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$400$325

Group of Civil War Items, c. 1861-65, a cap box with a brass New York badge on the flap, a musket tool, two musket worms, a ball puller, a tompion, a friction primer with a note that says "Friction More ...

Camp-made Carved Bone and Wood Frame and Image Identified to Charles Bennet, Company L, 5th New York Heavy Artillery

Camp-made Carved Bone and Wood Frame and Image Identified to Charles Bennet, Company L, 5th New York Heavy Artillery

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Camp-made Carved Bone and Wood Frame and Image Identified to Charles Bennet, Company L, 5th New York Heavy Artillery, c. 1862, carved bone obverse with a cutout and image of Bennet, with a star More ...

Album of Civil War and Post-war Photographs

Album of Civil War and Post-war Photographs

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$984$800

Album of Civil War and Post-war Photographs, c. 1860s-70s, including Andrew H. Taylor, 13th N.Y. Artillery, Alonzo Randall in his cavalry uniform, a cavalryman with saber, a Pennsylvania Militiaman, More ...

Carved Civil War Pipe Identified to Edward H. Diller, Company C, 197th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry

Carved Civil War Pipe Identified to Edward H. Diller, Company C, 197th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$277$225

Carved Civil War Pipe Identified to Edward H. Diller, Company C, 197th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, c. 1861-65, wooden bowl carved on the front "E.H.D./C/197th/P.V.," overall lg. 5 1/2 in. More ...

Group of Battlefield Relics

Group of Battlefield Relics

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$800$650

Group of Battlefield Relics, c. 1861-65, musket balls, "US" belt plates, shell fragments, a picket pin, a broken bayonet from Culps Hill, shell and fuze fragments, buckles, hat insignia, and More ...

Civil War-era Artillery Rounds and Related Items

Civil War-era Artillery Rounds and Related Items

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$523$425

Civil War-era Artillery Rounds and Related Items, c. 1861-65, a vent pick, a cannon lanyard with wooden grip, cord, and friction primer hook, a pack of friction primers, a pack of fuzes, a More ...