ITEM # N518                                Dug Confederate " Standard " Frame Buckle. Great patina and condition.

                                                           Excellent example found " Rocky Face Ridge " west of Dalton, Ga.


ITEM # N517                                            Dug M-1842 Musket lock & Hammer Assembly. Nice condition

                                                                       lock found ' Spotsylvania Battlefield by Peter George.



ITEM # N516                                   Rare As It Gets." Battlefield Collided Bullets. 58 Cal. Three Ring Bullets 

                                                              hit in a mid air collision. These are 'Very Rare and hard to acquire.

                                                              Excavated many years ago. Richmond, Va Battlefield. 

                                                              Likely " Seven Days Fighting".


ITEM # N515                                               Dug Iron Butt Plate. Screws intact and I believe this is for

                                                                           the 42 Musket. Found " Wilderness " by Peter George.


ITEM #N514                          Dug US Sharps Carbine Butt Plate. Brass butt plate in good condition. I believe

                                                     this is for the  1859/63 Sharps. Found Spotsylvania Battlefield by Peter George

                                                     $30.00                                                            SOLD

ITEM # N513                               Dug CS 3" Read / Broun. Scarcer long variant, missing half Sabot. Overall

                                                           solid condition. Found Petersburg, Va Battlefield by Peter George.


ITEM # N512                   Dug US / CS Snake Buckle. British import produced by Isaac Campbell & Co. London.

                                              These were smuggled threw the Union Blockade for Confederate Use.

                                              Buckle was found years ago near Centerville, Va.


ITEM # N511                                                Dug US Shoulder Belt Plate. Good condition plate found

                                                                           Battle of Fredericksburg, Va 1979 by Peter George.


ITEM # N510                                     Dug US Cartridge Box Plate. Rim damage however great provenance.

                                                                 Found Chancellorsville Battlefield 1979 by Peter George


ITEM # N509                                    Dug 3" Read Shell. Metal is in good shape however the Sabot appears

                                                                to have been blown off. Shell is looking for a fuse. Found

                                                                " Spotsylvania, Va Battlefield by Peter George.


ITEM # N508                                    Dug Confederate Enlistedman's Frame Buckle. " Gutter Back" frame in

                                                                solid condition. Buckle was featured in Dave Taylor's October 2010

                                                                catalog where it was purchased. Provenance states Buckle was found 

                                                                Fredericksburg, Va.


ITEM # N507                                        Dug US M-1861 Trigger Guard Assembly. Great shape and solid.

                                                                    Found Spotsylvania,Va Battlefield by Peter George.

                                                                    $20.00                                              SOLD   

ITEM # N504                                         Dug US Cartridge Box Plate. This one has rim damage however

                                                                      solid condition. Found Fredericksburg,Va by Peter George.


ITEM # N502                                         Dug US Shoulder Belt Plate. Fair example plate, light rust bleed.

                                                                     Found Chancellorsville,Va by Peter George.


ITEM # N501                                        Dug US Shoulder Belt Plate. Nice dark patina and full lead back.

                                                                    Found Battle of Fredericksburg,Va by Peter George.


ITEM # N499                                                  Dug US Shoulder Belt Plate. Battle weary plate found 

                                                                              'Fredericksburg Battlefield by Peter George.


ITEM # N498                          CS Side Knife. The blade is rough, brass cross guard and portions of the bone

                                                       handle are intact. Knife was recovered from the " Civil War Blockade Runner

                                                       " Modern Greece " which sank off the North Carolina coast in 1862

                                                       while suppling the Confederacy. Peter George Collection.


ITEM # N495                                                Dug US " D- Ring ' Sword Hanger. Nice shape and patina.

                                                                             Found US Cavalry Camp near Aylett,Va.


ITEM # N493                           Dug 1861 / 63 Springfield Rifle Lock & Hammer Assembly. Great shape with

                                                        inner components intact. Found by Peter George Spotsylvania Battlefield.


ITEM # N492                               Enfield Rifle Butt Plate. Brass construction and nice shape. Butt Plate was 

                                                           recovered from the Civil War Blockade Runner " Modern Greece " which 

                                                           sank off the N.C.Coast in 1862  while suppling the Confederacy.

                                                           Peter George Collection.


ITEM # N489                 Dug US Shoulder Belt Plate. Rough plate however authentic to the "American Civil War ".

                                              Found Fredericksburg Va Battlefield by Peter George.


ITEM # N488                             Dug US Cartridge Box Plate. Smooth with a really nice look, missing hooks.

                                                         Found  Fredericksburg, Va Battlefield by Peter George.


ITEM # N485                                 Dug US Shoulder Belt Plate. Nice example with smooth face, solid back

                                                             and both hooks. Found " Wilderness Battlefield by Peter George.


ITEM # N484                                             12LB Bormann 1/2 Shell. Ball has been cut in half and complete with 

                                                                          Fuse & Underplug  allowing you to see the center. Great display. 

                                                                          Recovered York River. Peter George Collection.


ITEM # N481                                          Dug Johnston & Dow Skin Cartridges. 58 and 44 Cal. cartridges.

                                                                     Not the best of condition however some what scarce.

                                                                     Recovery unknown.


ITEM # N478                                          US / CS 12lb Solid Shot. Ball is in excellent shape and believe 

                                                                       it to be unfired. Imprints of the Sabot Bands are still visible.

                                                                       Found near Richmond, Va. by Peter George 


 ITEM # N476                                                              Dug US Bridle Rosette. Great shape and patina.

                                                                                           Found ' Railroad Site Louisa Co, Va.     


ITEM # N474                         US 1851 Sword Belt Rig. Buckle and Keeper with matching numbers 881. Belt has

                                                     all hardware with adjuster, sword hook and rings. Belt appears to be an attic or

                                                     out building find and has the look of being there a very long time. I have had two

                                                     of these with match numbers in 25 years.


ITEM # N472                                       Dug US Regulation Company Letter G Hat Insignia. You don't see

                                                                   this one often. Found Fredericksburg / Stafford area.



ITEM # N471                           Dug US Regulation Company Letter A Hat Insignia. Complete without breaks

                                                       or repairs. Letter has glue on the back and appears to have been on a board

                                                       at one time. Found New Kent Co, Va.


ITEM # N470                                   Dug New Hampshire ' Volunteer Militia '  Coat Button. Great example

                                                               with lots of gold wash and no problems. Hard button to get in this                                   

                                                               shape. Found " Low Country South Carolina.

                                                               $450.00                                                                                                        23mm

ITEM # N469                                     Dug New Hampshire  ' Volunteer Militia' Cuff Button. Great button

                                                                 with lots of gold and no problems. Found W,Va. Campaign.

                                                                 $200.00                                                                                 15mm                     

ITEM # N468                                  Dug  Manhattan Model 1859 Navy Revolver. Great dug condition with 

                                                              desirable 6 1/2" Barrel . 36 Cal. 5 Shot, complete with Blade Sight and

                                                              working Trigger Action. Matching Serial #s 26176.  indicate revolver was

                                                               manufactured between September, 1861. -&- April,1864. Revolver was found 

                                                               near the 1863 - 1864 action of Pilot Knob, Missouri.    


ITEM #N467                                    Dug Local CS Staff Cuff Button. Fine example with gold high-lighting

                                                               and shank. Found near Corinth, Miss.

                                                               $295.00                                                                                                        15mm

ITEM # N465                                             Dug US 1851 Large Cent. Found CS Camp Dinwiddie Co, Va.

                                                                         Coin is uncleaned.


ITEM # N464                                 Dug Pad Lock. Large lock in solid dug condition. Found Petersburg, Va.


ITEM # N463                                  Federal Cap Box. Fair condition pouch. Most of the leather is good the

                                                              tongue a little stiff, missing one ear, fair overall condition.


ITEM # N461                              Dug  SU / CS 58 Cal Rifle Bayonet.. Appears to be a Springfield or Contract 

                                                           bayonet with good solid metal and full length blade. Petersburg, Va find.


ITEM # N460                               Dug Confederate ' Clipped Corner ' Belt Plate. Early war buckle missing

                                                           keeper however the frog is intact. Nice patina, great looking plate.

                                                           Found Piedmont,Va Camp.


ITEM # N459                  Button Case. All are non-dug. Most are Post-War however several are War-Date CS Staff,

                                              Pennsylvania Ect. Most appear to date 1870s-80s all appear to be Military. Great gift idea.

                                              $300.00 Reduced $250.00

ITEM # N454                               Dug 1861 Springfield Rifle '  Lock & Hammer ' Assembly. Good condition 

                                                           with most of the internals intact. Displays well. Found Winchester, Va.


ITEM # N446                                           Dug US / CS Three Ring Rifle Bullets. All are in good dropped

                                                                       condition found Richmond and Petersburg, Va areas.

                                                                       $1.50 Each

ITEM # N445                                       Dug US / CS  69 Cal. Rifle Bullets. All in good dropped condition

                                                                   found early war sites throughout central Va.

                                                                   $3.50 Each                                     

ITEM # N415                          Exploded CS/US 12 LB. Bormann Case Shot Ball from the Gettysburg PA. Battlefield.

                                                Ball is in three sections about 90% complete with shot and under plug intact. 

                                                Great looking piece minus the 60 yr old tap. True Gettysburg provenance.

                                                Tag states Ball was found Gettysburg Battlefield. Purchased 1962 for $8.50

                                                Tag is labeled  #12

                                                                                                                                                                W. Goodman Collection.


ITEM # N364              Civil War Map Set. "Jeremy Francis Gilmer Confederate Major General Engineers map collection.

                                          94 map set produced in the 1970s by the Virginia Historical Society. 100 sets were published for

                                          sale. Purchased many years ago these are in nice condition with a few having a minor edge tare

                                          however most are excellent. A must for the artifacts seeker. Maps display Topographical features

                                          Home Sites most with ownership, Roads, Fields, Bridges, Railroads, Dwellings ect. Set is missing

                                          # ( 45 ) Hanover Co, Va. ?  Set consist of Virginia Counties with some North Carolina .

                                           I have not seen these offered for sale in 30 years. Maps measure 36 /24


ITEM # N439                                  Dug US Enlistedman's Belt Plate. Great looking buckle with a large 

                                                              portion of belt leather intact. Found US Camps of Stafford Co, Va.


ITEM # N453                                     Dug US ' Burnside ' Shoulder Belt plate. This one is by far the

                                                                     best that I have had. Good detail with both loops intact. These

                                                                     are believed to be associated with the Maine Militia.

                                                                     Found Gettysburg, Pa.


ITEM # N430                           Excavated US Belt Plate. Super example in as dug, untouched condition. Both

                                                       belt ends are intact with lots of leather. Plate is in excellent condition. Found

                                                       Battle of Spotsylvania, Va. 1957.


ITEM # N427                          Tintype appearing to be a young private in full length photo. Regulation dress

                                                     with Cartridge & Cap Box, Rifle and Bayonet. Nice clean tintype. 2 1/8 - 3 1/2.

                                                     Tag states it was purchased Gettysburg 1967  $9.00



ITEM # N426                        US 1858 Smooth Side Canteen. New York Depot style in really nice condition and 

                                                    complete with original Cover, Strap and Stopper. Few light scuffs to the cover and 

                                                    strap however a great example. 


ITEM # N345                                     Dug US Enlistedman's Belt Plate. Great looking early style plate with

                                                                 battle scares, a portion of belt leather under the hook and appears to

                                                                 have been Bullet Struck. Provenance of Gettysburg, Pa.


ITEM # N328                                    Dug Side Knife. 10" in length with brass cross piece and remnants of

                                                                bone handle. Likely Sheffield. Knife was found in camp occupied by

                                                                " Coppens Zouaves " Louisiana Troops, Caroline Co, Va.