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           This page last updated July 22, 2014

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PC5455
                  US Cavalry Coat Button

Backmark:  "W. G. MINTZER . / PHIL D."  dm
Construction:  High convex, two-piece.
Approximate size:  21 mm.
Condition:  Fair, excavated, shank missing.  This button has a very pleasing lime green patina.  The surface is very smooth and the button will be an excellent display piece.
Recovered:  Orange County, VA.
Reference:  Tice:  CV215A26  Albert:  CV1
Price:  $35.00
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PC5489
                  US 12 Pounder Bormann Case-Shot Shell Fragment with Fused Case-Shot

This excavated US 12 pounder Bormann case-shot shell fragment with fused case-shot will be an excellent display piece for any artillery collection.  It was acquired directly from the digger and recovered in the area of the Battle of Piedmont , VA.  This section was recovered with the four distinct solder case-shot balls fused to the interior side wall of the shell.  It has not been repaired or tampered with in any way.  This section is approximately 4 inches across and will be an excellent addition to any excavated Civil War artillery or general relic collection.   $75.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC5446
                  Single Blade Pocket Knife

This excavated small single blade pocket knife is very good condition and was recovered in Orange County, VA along with other Civil War relics.  Its brass handle has aged into a very pleasing deep green patina and its blade, though rusty, appears complete.   This solid little knife measures 1/2 inch in width and 2 1/4 inches in length.  It will be an excellent addition to any excavated Civil War campsite or general relic collection.   $75.00  Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC5416
                  US Belt Buckle

This US belt waist belt buckle is in very good condition and its brass face, with raised letters "US", has an even chocolate brown patina.  The rear has all three arrow type belt attachment hooks and a near complete complement of solder with some surface flaking.  This buckle was acquired directly from the digger and was recovered from Spotsylvania Courthouse, VA.  It measures approximately 56 x 88 mm  and has no cracks, breaks, bends, or repairs.  This buckle will be an excellent addition to any excavated Civil War plate or general relic collection.   $295.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC5452
                  Confederate Script Infantry Coat Button

Backmark:  Blank
Construction:  Convex, two-piece.
Approximate size:  22 mm.
Condition:  Very good, excavated, secure shank present.  The face of this button shows mild surface pitting but overall the button is in great shape with its brown patina.  It has no pushes, cracks, breaks, or repairs.
Recovered:  Rixeyville, VA.
Reference:  Tice:  CSI215B3  Albert:  CS177
Price:  $165.00
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PC4800
                  .58 Caliber Skin Cartridge

This .58 caliber skin cartridge is in excellent condition and was excavated in the area of Fair Oaks, VA.  The bullet has a very pleasing white patina and its skin cartridge, which is still nicely rounded, has no cracks, holes, or repairs.  The skin is still solidly attached and, if gently shaken, one can still hear the 150 year old gun powder inside.  These cartridges are rarely, if ever, excavated with the skin cartridge still present or attached due to ground action.  This cartridge is one of the finer examples I have come across and it will be an excellent addition to any Civil War bullet, cartridge, or general excavated relic collection.    $50.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC4283
                  Confederate One Hundred Dollar Note

This Confederate one hundred dollar note is in excellent condition.  Printed by "Keatinge & Ball. Columbia. S.C", as shown on the front at the bottom left, it is dated "Nov. 6, 1862" and is hand numbered in red "45784".  The note shows slaves weeding cotton in the center with an image of J. C. Calhoun to the left with "Confederacy" personified at right.  The blank rear has two "interest paid" stamps, one at Macon and one at Savannah.  The Macon stamp on the rear is partially visible on the front o the right at "Confederacy".  There are no pin holes or creases in the note, the color is good ,and the paper is crisp.  This note will be an excellent addition to any Civil War currency or general relic collection and will come in a clear acid free envelope for preservation and display.  Ref. Criswell T-41.   $115.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC5445
                   Model 1859 "Jeb Stuart" Detachable Sword Hanger - Marked "US"

This incomplete Model 1859 "Jeb Stuart" detachable sword hanger is a rare find.  Recovered in Orange County, VA and acquired directly from the digger, this relic is marked with the letters ""US".  An example of this sword hanger can be found in Howard Crouch's "Civil War Artifacts" on page 195, items #7 & 8.  Crouch writes, "The Model 1859 detachable saber hanger device designed and patented by then US cavalry officer Jeb Stuart.  The two slots took leather straps."  Another example can be found in in "Excavated Artifacts From Battlefields and Campsites of The Civil War 1861-1865 Supplement I" by Stanley S. Phillips on page 132 as item #3.  This one has a nice chocolate patina and is clearly marked with the script letters "US".  Though this piece is incomplete, they are difficult to come by and will be an excellent addition to any excavated Civil War sword or general relic collection.   $95.00 .   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC5453
                  US Voltigeurs Cuff Button

Backmark:  "SCOVILLS & CO." rmdc
Construction:  Convex, two-piece.
Approximate size:  15 mm.
Condition:  Very good, excavated, secure shank present.  This nice button has a brown patina and no pushes, cracks, breaks, or repairs.  Though these buttons were made for the Mexican war, they are occasionally recovered in Civil War sites, this is one of those rare finds.
Recovered:  Orange County, VA.
Reference:  Tice:  VG215As  Albert:  VG 2
Price:  $165.00
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PC5470
                  "USA" Intertwined Bridle Rosette

This excavated rosette, with the raised and intertwined letters "USA", is in very good condition.  It was acquired directly from the digger and was recovered from Spotsylvania Courthouse, VA.  The device measures approximately 1 7/8 inches in diameter and its brass face has an awesome even chocolate brown patina.  An example of this type of rosette can be found in Howard Crouch's book "Civil War Artifacts" on page 133, item #1 and Crouch writes that there is some indication that rosettes of this type saw artillery usage.  The rear is solder filled and its attachment bar is missing.  There are no cracks, breaks, bends, or repairs and will be an excellent addition to any excavated Civil War cavalry or general relic collection.   $195.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC5505
                  Eagle Plate

This excavated eagle plate is in fair condition and, if you are looking for that just dug appearance, then this plate is for you.  Its brass front, showing an eagle clutching arrows in its right talon and an olive branch in its left, has a mixed dirty brown-green patina.  There are two rust spots which are a result of the iron attachment loops, both now missing, bleeding through into the brass front.  The rear has the solder backing which now has a pebbled surface.  The plate was recovered in Chancellorsville, VA area, has no cracks, bends, or repairs and will be an excellent addition to any excavated Civil War plate or general relic collection.  Approx.  63 mm.   $115.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC5488
                  3 Inch Schenkl Case-Shot Shrapnel

This iron artillery fragment is the side section of a 3 inch Schenkl case-shot shell.  It was recovered in the area of the Battle of Piedmont , VA and was acquired directly from the digger. This  fragment shows not only the interior layout but also clearly shows the threads where the Schenkl fuse would have been screwed in.  This section measures approximately 2 inches across at its widest point and 6 1/4 inches in length and will be an excellent addition to any excavated Civil War artillery or general relic collection.   $55.00   Order Information  or  Questions?   SALE PENDING

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PC5511
                  Small Size Rectangular Sheet Brass Belt Plate - Variant

This belt plate is smaller than the typical rectangular sheet brass belt plates.  It measures 35 x 61 mm and was recovered in the Chancellorsville, VA area.  The plate is plain with no markings with the exception of the rear that shows a solder mark at either end where the belt attachment loops were affixed.  The plate has no cracks, breaks, bends, or repairs and will be an excellent addition to any excavated Civil War plate or general relic collection.   $165.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC5456
                  US Artillery Coat Button

Backmark:  Believed to be: "CANFIELD. BRO & CO . / BALTIMORE."  dm
Construction:  High convex, two-piece.
Approximate size:  20 mm.
Condition:  Good, excavated, secure shank present.  This button has a brown patina with no pushes, cracks, breaks, or repairs.
Recovered:  Orange County, VA.
Reference:  Tice:  AY215A variant  Albert: AY 78, 79 
Price:  $35.00
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PC5496
                  .44 Caliber "Slanting Breech" Sharps Carbine Bullet

This excavated .44 Caliber "Slanting Breech" Sharps Carbine Bullet is in good condition and has a dirty white patina.  The bullet, while not a perfect specimen, shows some minor dings from being buried for so long.  It measures approximately .467 inch in diameter and .836 inch in length and this bullet will be an excellent addition to any excavated Civil War bullet or general relic collection.   $15.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC4397
                  Enfield Bullet from the Blockade Runner "Modern Greece" - Certificate Included
 
 I am excited once again to have the opportunity to offer a few more Enfield bullets with wood plugs, all recovered from the English steamer "Modern Greece" by diver Bill Epperson of North Carolina.  In the early hours of June 27th, 1862 The "Modern Greece", a blockade runner, was attempting to deliver weapons and ammunition to the Confederate troops and ran aground off Fort Fisher, NC while being fired upon by the US Navy.  It eventually sank leaving its cargo resting in only a few feet of water.  This bullet, recovered from this shipwreck, is in excellent condition with an ashen grey patina and the letter "L" stamped in the base.  One of the more amazing aspects about this find is the fact that the wood plugs were also recovered in or about the bullets.  This is an excellent opportunity to own a piece of the cargo from this historic Confederate blockade runner.  This bullet will include a certificate of authenticity signed by Bill Epperson.  Clicking the thumbnail image to the left will show enlargements of the bullet and its certificate, pictured with one of the lead ingots, which was also recovered from the Modern Greece by Mr. Epperson in the mid 1960's.  These bullets were likely produced from lead ingots such as the one pictured prior to being shipped.  To read more about this blockade runner click on this link "Modern Greece".  The bullet in the picture is the exact bullet you will receive and it measures approximately .57 x 1.09 inches.  Also, to be clear, the bullet pictured with the certificate and lead ingot in the additional pictures, is the exact bullet you will receive.  This is done primarily for documentation purposes.  I was able to acquire only a few of these Enfield bullets directly from Bill Epperson so, if you want additional bullets, each with certificates, in similar condition, please let me know.   $45.00  
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PC5420
                  Confederate “D” Guard Bowie Knife with Scabbard

This large blacksmith made Confederate “D” guard Bowie knife with wooden grip has a pike style, spear point double edge blade and leather scabbard. While the blade is slightly shorter than the scabbard, the fit is perfect. The plain flat hand guard is constructed of wrought iron with a nut connecting it to the knife’s tang. The wood grip has a crack which runs almost the full length of the wood with a smaller one inch crack on the other side however it remains solidly intact on the tang of the blade. The blade is smooth with some dark spots mixed with a greying patina. It may have been cleaned in the not so distant past. The scabbard, with belt loop, is in untouched original condition. The hand threading is original and nearly 100% intact. It shows use and clearly has the appearance of an 150 year old leather artifact with some cracking. On the upper edge of the scabbard approximately 7 inches from the tip is a 2 inch slice in the leather and another 1 inch area of edge separation beginning at the throat. One outstanding feature of the scabbard are the letters ”WHA” which were carved on the belt loop side and presumably the initials of the soldier that carried this knife.  According to its accompanying paperwork, this knife and scabbard "was found in an old house near Livingston, Texas about 40 miles northeast of Houston." The overall length of the knife and scabbard, is approximately 18 inches, the overall knife length, not in scabbard, is approximately 17 inches, scabbard length is approximately 14 inches, the blade length is approximately 12 inches, the blade thickness, at blade mid-point, is approximately .227 inches, its blade width at the Ricasso is approximately 1 inches, its maximum blade width is approximately 1 inches. This Confederate “D” guard Bowie knife will be an excellent addition to any Civil War knife or general relic collection.   $2,850.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC5497
                  Picket Bullet for Country Rifle

This picket bullet for country rifle is in excellent condition and has a nice white patina.  The closest similar example I can find in the bullet reference book "Civil War Projectiles II Small Arms & Field Artillery with Supplement" by W. Reid McKee and M. E. Mason, Jr., is M&M 12 on page 22.  They list this bullet as a .56 caliber Confederate bullet but since there are so many variations of these bullets, you will have to be the judge on this one!  This bullet measures .538 inch in diameter at its base and .752 inch in length and this bullet will be an excellent addition to any excavated Civil War bullet or general relic collection.   $20.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC3403
                  Wisconsin State Seal Coat Button

Backmark:  " * EXTRA */ QUALITY" dm
Construction:  High convex, three-piece.
Approximate size:  22 mm. 
Condition:  Fair, excavated, secure shank present.  The button has some gilt but none present in the typical areas.  There is some rim damage but no pushes, cracks, or repairs.
Recovered:  Spotsylvania County, VA
Reference:  Tice: WC200D2  Albert: WC 1
Price:  $55.00
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PC5480
                 Medical Bleeder with Case

This Civil war era medical bleeder with original case is in overall good condition but is missing its iron cutting blade.  This type that would have been carried by doctors and surgeons during the Civil War.  The device is constructed of brass and iron.  Its brass body has some unique decorative etching on both sides.  Its case measures approximately 1 3/8 inch x 2 5/8 inch x 3/4 inch and the bleeder body measures approximately 1 5/8 inches. The case is in good condition and still has its working latch.  This medical device will be an excellent addition to any Civil War medical or general relic collection.   $140.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC5450
                  Virginia State Seal Coat Button

Backmark:  "* EXTRA * / QUALITY"  dm
Construction:  High convex, three-piece.
Approximate size:  22 mm.
Condition:  Excellent, excavated, secure shank present.  This fine button is loaded with gilt and shows Virginia's state seal of the figures of Virtus standing over Tyranny.  This very nice button has no pushes, cracks, breaks, or repairs and will be a top notch button to add to any excavated Civil War button or general relic collection.   
Recovered:  Rixeyville, VA  (located approximately 10 miles north of Brandy Station, VA)
Reference:  Tice:  VA261A8  Albert:  VA 20
Price:  $275.00
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PC2374
                  Hunting Horn Watch Fob Charm

This cast brass hunting horn infantry insignia is a rare find.  According to Stanley S. Phillips' Civil War relic reference book, "Excavated Artifacts From Battlefields and Campsites of The Civil War 1861-1865 Supplement I", these devices were sold to soldiers by regimental sutlers during the war.  Some charms, when recovered in Civil War campsites and other areas, are found attached to the ends of watch chains.  These devices have also, over the years, been erroneously referred to as cape pins.  Civil War capes were closed with buttons.  This particular example is complete, in very good condition, and its brass has aged into a green-brown patina.  Recovered in Spotsylvania County, VA in the area of Chancellorsville, its cast-in attachment shanks are present and both still have complete holes.  An example of this hunting horn charm can be found on page 183, item 11 of the aforementioned book.  Other watch fob charms include the star, star and moon, Gen. George B. McClellan, engineers castle, ambulance, crossed cannons, crossed sabers, etc... The hunting horn is one that is hardly ever excavated and rarely available to acquire.  While this example has some ground action, it is in otherwise great shape with no cracks, breaks, or repairs.  It will be an excellent addition to any Civil War uniform, campsite, or general relic collection.   Approx. .88 x 1.17 inches.   $650.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC4579
                  Confederate Artillery Coat Button

Backmark:  Blank
Construction:  Low convex, two-piece.
Approximate size:  22 mm. 
Condition:  Excellent, excavated, secure shank present.  This button has a very nice brown patina with no pushes, cracks, breaks, or repairs.
Recovered:  Culpeper County, VA.
Reference:  Tice: CSA243A1   Albert:  CS 117
Price:  $215.00

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PC3561
                  Confederate 12 Pounder Side Loader Case Shot
 
 This excavated Confederate 12 pounder side loader case-shot with lead plug is a excellent example of artillery that has not yet been overly cleaned, coated, and made shiny. 
It is in very good condition and was recovered in Petersburg, VA in the 1960's by Grayson Morris of Hopewell, VA.  Its copper fuse adaptor is present as well as its lead plug.   The iron surface of the ball shows mild pitting and its overall weight is approximately 10 pounds.  It has been professionally deactivated, is ready for display and will be an excellent addition to any excavated Civil War artillery or general relic collection.    $385.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC5426
                 Two Post-Civil War Richmond, VA Police Cuff Buttons

Backmark:  " * WATERBURY COS. * / CONN." dm
Construction: Flat, two-piece. 
Approximate size: 15 mm. 
Condition:  Very good, excavated, secure shank present.  Both buttons have no cracks, breaks, or repairs.
Recovered:  Eastern Henrico County, VA. 
Price:  $35.00
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PC5425
                   .36 Caliber "Tear Drop" Revolver Bullet

This .36 caliber "tear drop" revolver bullet is very good condition.  It has a very pleasing bright white patina and a partially visible mold seam on one side.  There is a very small chip in its surface patina at the base rim.  This bullet will be an excellent addition to any excavated Civil War bullet or general relic collection.   $12.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC4854
                  "Civil War Artifacts - A Guide For The Historian"
                         by Howard R. Crouch - 1995 First Edition

This used 1st edition book is a comprehensive collection of photographs and captions of excavated Civil War relics and is absolutely essential for any collector or enthusiast.  Originally published in 1995 with 238 pages covering nearly everything a Civil War relic hunter/collector could expect to find from buttons, bullets, bottles, swords, buckles, plates, guns, badges, uniform items, canteens, horse equipment, stencils, camp items etc..... it still remains today an extremely useful tool in identifying those relics recovered from the backyards, trails, farm fields, woodlands, and most anywhere the Civil War took place.  Clicking on the thumbnail image to the left will lead you to a sampling of some of the pages.   While this magnificent book doesn't cover every relic associated with the Civil War, it does provide a broad look at what a relic hunter/collector might bring home after a day of hunting.   The best part of this book for me is the fact that with its shear volume of items, I can never manage to see everything in it.  Each time I pick it up, to either ID an item that I am researching or just to thumb through, my attention will inevitably be drawn to yet another relic that I failed to see during a previous reading.  I will then spend another half hour pondering that piece forgetting about what I was originally looking for!   It measures approximately 8 3/4 x 11 1/4 inches and has 238 pages with photographs and captions on nearly every page.  Other than minor front and rear cover soiling, it is in very good and undamaged condition.  Its spine is strong and the pages appear clean and also undamaged.  It is an unsigned copy and the book pictured here and on its enlargement page is the exact book you will receive.  $39.50   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC5414
                  North Carolina State Seal Coat Button

Backmark:  Blank
Construction:  Convex, two-piece.
Approximate size:  22 mm.
Condition:  Very good, excavated, secure shank present.  This button is partially covered with silver wash and there is a small push at the legs in the figure on the left.  There are no cracks, breaks, or repairs. These crudely made buttons have all kinds of character and beautifully display the workmanship or, lack thereof, from the manufacturing process.  This button will be an excellent example to add to any excavated Civil War button or general relic collection.
Recovered:  Spotsylvania County, VA.
Reference:  Tice:  NC210D2  Albert:  NC 8
Price:  $215.00
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PC3849
                  Confederate Ten Dollar Note

This Confederate ten dollar note dated February 17, 1864 is in good condition and numbered "39065".  One side of this note shows the horses pulling cannon, along with the likeness of Robert Hunter, found in the lower right corner, who served as a CS Senator and as Confederate Secretary of State.  Prior to the war, Hunter was a US Congressman and Senator from Virginia.  This handsome note will come in a clear acid free envelope for preservation and display.  Ref. Criswell T-68.   $65.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC3414
                  South Carolina State Seal Coat Button
 
 Backmark:  "SCHUYLER H & G / NEW YORK" rmdc
 Construction:  Convex, two-piece.
 Approximate size:  23 mm. 
 Condition: Good, excavated, secure shank present.  Very pleasing brown patina with some silver plating showing.   This button has no pushes, cracks, breaks, or repairs.
 Recovered:  Caroline County, VA
 Reference:  Tice:  SC248A6  Albert:  SC 13
 Price:  $95.00

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PC5147
                  US 4.2 Inch Parrott Type II Artillery Shell - Marked "PATENTED"

This fired US 4.2 inch Parrott shell was for use in a 30 pounder rifle.  Its brass Parrott type II sabot is no longer present.  The side of the shell is lightly stamped "PATENTED" and it weighs approximately 24.8 pounds and is approximately 12 inches in length.  Its Parrott time fuse adaptor is still visible and, if you prefer the "as dug" appearance, then this case-shot is for you.  It has not been cleaned or coated, though it has been professionally disarmed.   This shell was recovered by a farmer decades ago from his own farm field in Petersburg, VA. and Virginia Relics was able to acquire it directly from the farmer's widow.  That farm field is now a very nice neighborhood.  This Parrott shell will be an excellent addition to any excavated Civil War artillery or general relic collection.   $295.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC4852
                  Uniform Buttons Of The United States  1776 - 1865

This out-of-print button reference book is an excellent resource and "must have" for any historic button collector or enthusiast.  Originally published in 1997, this undamaged used copy is in very good condition and shows only minor wear on its front and rear cover.  Its spine is strong and the pages appear clean and also undamaged.  This book introduces the reader to comprehensive information about military buttons in one volume. Using a new and innovative classification system which categorizes buttons by period as well as device, Mr. Warren Tice contributes significantly to our understanding of American military buttons.  Encyclopedic in scope, this book interrelates diverse topics such as manufacturing processes, the history of manufacturing companies, known and recently discovered button patterns, and the history of the Federal, Confederate, and militia units who were the customers for these buttons.  The book measures approximately 8 5/8 x 11 1/4.   $150.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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PC5424
                 Early 1910's - 1920's Ingersoll Rolled Gold Redipoint Mechanical Pencil with Ringtop

This post-Civil War 1910's-1920's Ingersoll Rolled Gold Redipoint Mechanical Pencil with Ringtop was manufactured by the Charles Ingersoll Company.  Inscribed at the top of its barrel is "INGERSOLL Redipoint PATENTED MADE IN U.S.A. ROLLED GOLD".  The Charles Ingersoll Company produced pencils under the "Redipoint" name from the late 1910's on. The Rolled Gold models with the Ingersoll name are particularly well made and are the early models, later pencils were simply identified as "Redipoint".  The pencil offered here has a couple of minor dents in the barrel and I do not know if the pencil is functional.  The top, with ring, can be removed and the inside portion is easily removed.  The overall length is approximately 4 1/8 inches in length, its barrel diameter is approximately is approximately .322 inches and is ring is approximately .28 inches in diameter.  $25.00   Order Information  or  Questions?

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                  Georgia State Seal Button
 
 Backmark:  "HORSTMANN & ALLIEN / N Y" dm
 Construction:  Convex, two-piece.
 Approximate size:  23 mm.
 Condition:  Fair, excavated, secure shank present.  This button has a chocolate brown patina with cracks, breaks, or repairs.  There is a push to the upper middle of the front  The rear back mark is difficult to read.
 Recovered:  Caroline County, VA
 Reference:  Tice:  A206A1  Albert:  GA 4
 Price:  $95.00

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Civil War Artifacts by Howard Crouch

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                 "Civil War Artifacts - A Guide For The Historian"
                              by Howard R. Crouch - 6th Edition

                             Brand New and Signed by the Author


This book is a comprehensive collection of photographs and captions of excavated Civil War relics and is absolutely essential for any collector or enthusiast.  Originally published in 1995 with 238 pages covering nearly everything a Civil War relic hunter/collector could expect to find from buttons, bullets, bottles, swords, buckles, plates, guns, badges, uniform items, canteens, horse equipment, stencils, camp items etc..... it still remains today an extremely useful tool in identifying those relics recovered from the backyards, trails, farm fields, woodlands, and most anywhere the Civil War took place.  Click on the thumbnail image to the left to see a small sampling of some of the pages.   While this magnificent book doesn't cover every relic associated with the Civil War, it does provide a broad look at what a relic hunter/collector might bring home after a day of hunting.   The best part of this book for me is the fact that with its shear volume of items, I can never manage to see everything in it.  Each time I pick it up, to either ID an item that I am researching or just to thumb through, my attention will inevitably be drawn to yet another relic that I failed to see during a previous reading.  I will then spend another half hour pondering that piece forgetting about what I was originally looking for!  What I am offering is a hard bound copy which is brand new and is personally signed by Howard Crouch.   It measures approximately 8 3/4 x 11 1/4 inches and has 238 pages with photographs and captions on nearly every page.  $49.50  Ordering Information  or  Questions?

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North South Trader Magazine

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                                     North South Trader Magazines

Available North South Traders, Volumes XXII - XXXII  have just been listed as "available". 

A listing of the Table of Contents for most of these issues is available HERE.

Available for sale are copies of  North South Trader magazines.  What I have currently listed are Volumes I - XXXII ranging in very good to near mint condition.  I will entertain offers for entire volumes or will sell them individually according to price list.   Not only is this publication an excellent reference source for Civil War history and relics but nearly all of the front covers are a work of art.  This offering is an excellent opportunity to obtain that hard to find copy, or copies, that are missing from your collection, or to simply begin a new collection.

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North South Trader Magazine

“Founders Collection”

 A Complete Near Mint Unsold Set of the first 11 Volumes (67 issues) 1973 - 1984

Virginia Relics has acquired a limited number of complete unsold sets of the first eleven volumes of the North South Trader magazine directly from the magazine's founder and original publisher, William Mussenden.  These volumes were all produced during his time as owner and publisher from May 1973 until October 31, 1984.  The 1st eleven volumes includes 67 issues, (includes the 1979 Price Guide), which have all been properly stored in William Mussenden's personal collection since they were printed.  All are original issues and are in unread, excellent condition.  THESE ISSUES WERE NEVER SOLD or made available, until now.  Once these few "Founder's Collection" sets are sold there will be no more available.  This never before sold Founder's Collection including all of the early and rare issues, plus the first and second price guides, is now available for only $495.00.  PRICE INCLUDES SHIPPING WITHIN THE U.S.  

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