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French School, 19th Century      Bust-length Portrait of a Military Officer

French School, 19th Century Bust-length Portrait of a Military Officer

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
31
Estimate:
$200 - $400

French School, 19th Century Bust-length Portrait of a Military Officer Signed "Martin/fecit" l.l. Pastel on paper/board, sight size 22 1/4 x 16 1/2 in. (57.2 x 43.2 cm), framed. Condition: More ...

Five Civil War Images and a Small Album

Five Civil War Images and a Small Album

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
44
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Five Civil War Images and a Small Album, c. 1861-65, a wooden case with pearl inlays, marked on a rectangle on the front "Co H/22nd Regt./M.V.I." and on the back "James Cole," an image in a More ...

1st DC Cavalry Henry Rifle Captured by Confederate General Wade Hampton During the Beefsteak Raid and Given to His Adjutant, Major Henr

1st DC Cavalry Henry Rifle Captured by Confederate General Wade Hampton During the Beefsteak Raid and Given to His Adjutant, Major Henr

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
48
Estimate:
$75,000 - $100,000

1st DC Cavalry Henry Rifle Captured by Confederate General Wade Hampton During the Beefsteak Raid and Given to His Adjutant, Major Henry B. McClellan, a Lee Letter, and an Image of McClellan, c. More ...

Two Civil War Framed Items

Two Civil War Framed Items

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
106
Estimate:
$150 - $250

Two Civil War Framed Items, a lithograph Military Register of Company E, 26th Regiment, Massachusetts Veteran Volunteers, and The Might of the Republic, large format albumen photograph illustrating More ...

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
48
Unsold
 

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt, made by Mary Bell Shawvan, c. 1863, composed of solid color and calico printed cotton, depicting a central spreadwing eagle with More ...

Sixth-plate Daguerreotype of Folk Portrait of Military Officer

Sixth-plate Daguerreotype of Folk Portrait of Military Officer

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1375
Sold for:
$197$160

Sixth-plate Daguerreotype of Folk Portrait of Military Officer, America, mid-19th century, dressed in a high collar military coat with epaulette, belt and belt-plate, against a blue-tinted sky More ...

Extensive Collection of Austrian Stamps

Extensive Collection of Austrian Stamps

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1589
Sold for:
$160$130

Extensive Collection of Austrian Stamps, including 1915 Austro Hungary Military Post, all series new/mint, issues for Italy, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Austrian post More ...

American Newspapers and Broadside: 1789-1835.

American Newspapers and Broadside: 1789-1835.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$123$100

American Newspapers and Broadside: 1789-1835. Including: The New-York Packet, Thursday, June 4, 1789, with news from Henry Knox at the U.S. War Office defining guidelines for the distribution of More ...

Lee, Robert E. (1807-1870) Letter Signed, 18 March 1863.

Lee, Robert E. (1807-1870) Letter Signed, 18 March 1863.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Lee, Robert E. (1807-1870) Letter Signed, 18 March 1863. Single sheet of wove paper inscribed over one page to Lieutenant General James Longstreet (1821-1904) asking whether Longstreet thinks More ...

McNutt, Paul V. (1891-1955) Lot of Photographs and Ephemera from his Tenure as High Commissioner to the Philippines.

McNutt, Paul V. (1891-1955) Lot of Photographs and Ephemera from his Tenure as High Commissioner to the Philippines.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
83
Sold for:
$554$450

McNutt, Paul V. (1891-1955) Lot of Photographs and Ephemera from his Tenure as High Commissioner to the Philippines. Including: approximately thirty-two black-and-white photographs of McNutt in the More ...

Pigeon Section of the Signal Corps, World War I-era Archive.

Pigeon Section of the Signal Corps, World War I-era Archive.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
91
Sold for:
$523$425

Pigeon Section of the Signal Corps, World War I-era Archive. Material related to the U.S. Army's use of homing pigeons for military intelligence during the first World War, including five 8 x 10 in. More ...

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.)  , Signed by Puller.

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.) , Signed by Puller.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
236
Unsold
 

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.), Signed by Puller. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1962. First edition, signed and inscribed by Puller to S. More ...

Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword Identified to Lieutenant Josiah F. Kennison, 28th Massachusetts Volunteers

Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword Identified to Lieutenant Josiah F. Kennison, 28th Massachusetts Volunteers

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword Identified to Lieutenant Josiah F. Kennison, 28th Massachusetts Volunteers, c. 1861, brass hilt with foliate designs, shagreen grip with twisted brass wire, steel More ...

Leech and Rigdon Staff and Field Officer's Sword Identified to Lieutenant Walter C. Corley, 47th Georgia Infantry Regiment

Leech and Rigdon Staff and Field Officer's Sword Identified to Lieutenant Walter C. Corley, 47th Georgia Infantry Regiment

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

Leech and Rigdon Staff and Field Officer's Sword Identified to Lieutenant Walter C. Corley, 47th Georgia Infantry Regiment, c. 1863-65, brass hilt with foliate designs and a floating "CS," More ...

Brigadier General Kenner Garrard's Presentation Sword from the 146th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment After Gettysburg

Brigadier General Kenner Garrard's Presentation Sword from the 146th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment After Gettysburg

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Brigadier General Kenner Garrard's Presentation Sword from the 146th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment After Gettysburg, c. 1863, gilt-brass knight's head pommel, silver grip with raised foliate, More ...

Lieutenant George N. Williams Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword, 98th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment

Lieutenant George N. Williams Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword, 98th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
38
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Lieutenant George N. Williams Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword, 98th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment, c. 1862, gilt-brass hilt with wire-wrapped shagreen grip, etched blade with foliate designs More ...

Model 1850 Staff and Field Officer's Sword Identified to Lieutenant Colonel Gershom Mott, 5th New Jersey Volunteer Regiment

Model 1850 Staff and Field Officer's Sword Identified to Lieutenant Colonel Gershom Mott, 5th New Jersey Volunteer Regiment

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Model 1850 Staff and Field Officer's Sword Identified to Lieutenant Colonel Gershom Mott, 5th New Jersey Volunteer Regiment, c. 1861, gilt-brass hilt with wire-wrapped shagreen grip, plain blade More ...

Large Collection of Facsimile 18th Century Military Manuals and Related Books

Large Collection of Facsimile 18th Century Military Manuals and Related Books

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$615$500

Large Collection of Facsimile 18th Century Military Manuals and Related Books, 20th century, including: Rules and Regulations for the Sword Excercise of the Cavalry, London, 1796; A Treatise More ...

Group of Civil War-era Tintypes

Group of Civil War-era Tintypes

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
185
Sold for:
$461$375

Group of Civil War-era Tintypes, c. 1861-65, a cased sixth-plate of a soldier in a dress coat, and his wife and baby, an oval of an officer with an unbuttoned coat, a small pin with an image of a More ...

Two Pairs of Civil War Officer's Shoulder Boards

Two Pairs of Civil War Officer's Shoulder Boards

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$461$375

Two Pairs of Civil War Officer's Shoulder Boards, c. 1861-65, a pair of artillery captain's boards with embroidered border and bars, and a red superfine broadcloth background, and a pair of infantry More ...

Two Pairs of Civil War Officer's Shoulder Boards

Two Pairs of Civil War Officer's Shoulder Boards

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Pairs of Civil War Officer's Shoulder Boards, c. 1861-65, a pair of infantry 1st Lieutenant's shoulder boards with embroidered border and bars, with a dark blue broadcloth background, and a pair More ...

Three Quarter-plate Civil War Cased Images

Three Quarter-plate Civil War Cased Images

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$400$325

Three Quarter-plate Civil War Cased Images, c. 1861-65, a gutta percha case with two images, one of a standing officer with sword, and two seated soldiers, one with a dress coat and one a fatigue More ...

1st DC Cavalry Henry Rifle Captured by Confederate General Wade Hampton During the Beefsteak Raid and Given to His Adjutant, Major Henr

1st DC Cavalry Henry Rifle Captured by Confederate General Wade Hampton During the Beefsteak Raid and Given to His Adjutant, Major Henr

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
262
Unsold
 

1st DC Cavalry Henry Rifle Captured by Confederate General Wade Hampton During the Beefsteak Raid and Given to His Adjutant, Major Henry B. McClellan, a Lee Letter, and an Image of McClellan, c. More ...

Model 1860 Light Cavalry Officer's Saber

Model 1860 Light Cavalry Officer's Saber

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1038
Sold for:
$185$150

Model 1860 Light Cavalry Officer's Saber, brass hilt with cast foliate designs, green horn grip (missing wire), steel blade, blade lg. 33, overall lg. 38 1/2 in. Provenance: The collection of More ...

British Pattern 1827/45 Rifle Corps Officer's Sword

British Pattern 1827/45 Rifle Corps Officer's Sword

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1039
Sold for:
$277$225

British Pattern 1827/45 Rifle Corps Officer's Sword, c. mid-19th century, steel hilt with a pierced crown over a bugle, shagreen grip with wire wrap, steel blade marked on the ricasso "PROVED", More ...

Two 19th Century Swords

Two 19th Century Swords

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1043
Sold for:
$197$160

Two 19th Century Swords, a Victorian British infantry officer's sword, and a brass-hilted militia sword, lg. to 37 1/2 in. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio. More ...

U.S. Model 1860 Naval Cutlass and a Model 1872 Cavalry Officer's Saber

U.S. Model 1860 Naval Cutlass and a Model 1872 Cavalry Officer's Saber

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1064
Unsold
 

U.S. Model 1860 Naval Cutlass and a Model 1872 Cavalry Officer's Saber, cutlass with closed brass hilt and curved blade, saber with eagle and shield-decorated hilt with curved blade and scabbard, More ...

U.S. Officer's Saber

U.S. Officer's Saber

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1067
Unsold
 

U.S. Officer's Saber, 19th century, with elaborately decorated brass hilt, guard with eagle and flags, lg. 41 1/2 in. More ...

Model 1840 Cavalry Saber and Non-commissioned Officer's Sword

Model 1840 Cavalry Saber and Non-commissioned Officer's Sword

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1068
Unsold
 

Model 1840 Cavalry Saber and Non-commissioned Officer's Sword, cavalry saber marked "R&C" on the ricasso, with chrome/nickel-plated scabbard, lg. 41 3/4 in.; non-commissioned officer's sword with More ...

Three 19th Century Swords

Three 19th Century Swords

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1076
Sold for:
$523$425

Three 19th Century Swords, two U.S. Model 1850 Marine Officer's swords with leather scabbards, and a Dutch saber, (imperfections), lg. to 34 1/4 in. More ...