1800's Militaria Nondug

Eagle Sword Belt Plate with cast wreath and gold gilt.  From an old home near Antietam, Maryland.  Approximately 49mm by 82mm.  $225.00

Eagle Sword Belt Plate with cast wreath.  Benchmark 107.  Approximately 50mm by 84mm.  $225.00

Virginia Sword Belt Plate.  Approximately 50mm by 84mm.  Still retains gold wash.  $3000.00

Virginia Waist Belt Plate.  Same as Figure 55 on Page 61 of book VIRGINIA MILITARIA OF THE CIVIL WAR. by Howard R. Crouch.  While this is a post Civil War buckle it is much rarer than the pre Civil War stamped brass varieties.  Approximately 50mm by 70mm.  $575.00

1874 Pattern "Palmer Brace System" Buckle Keeper.  Made for buckle height approximately 55mm.  $55.00

Liberty Head Button.  No backmark.  Approximately 15mm diameter.  $10.00

Flower Button.  Backmark W.G. MINTZER PHILD.  Approximately 23mm diameter.  $15.00

United States Navy Civil War period "Hard Rubber" Coat Button.  Diameter approximately 34mm.  $75.00

C.S.M.A. stands for Confederate Southern Memorial Association.  Rarely seen back paper by New Orleans maker J. Earl Rogers.  Issued in conjunction with the May 15-16 26th reunion of the United Confederate Veterans.  Mint condition.  Approximate diameter 23mm.  From an old home near Winchester, Virginia.  $55.00

Mills "Sportsman" ca. 1881-1885 Buckle. Approximately 80mm by 57mm. $55.00

Second Republic (1848-1852) French Buckle & Sash.  Marked EDL on rear tongue.  Approximately 60mm by 57mm.  $125.00

Second Republic (1848-1852) French Buckle marked 3VL on rear tongue.  Approximately 60mm by 57mm.  $125.00

French Buckle of type worn by the Confederate General Beauregard.  Approximately 69mm by 63mm.  $125.00

French Buckle featuring a bomb.  Approximately 67mm by 62mm.  $65.00

French Buckle Part.  Other half had connecting snake.  Belt loop height approximately 52mm.  $65.00

Sheet Brass Eagle Buckle with Keeper.  Approximately 45mm by 75mm.  $45.00

Buckle with lion or tiger head.  I think this is British.  Approximately 52mm by 76mm.  $95.00

Souvenir Medal.  1898 CAMP GEO. H. THOMAS CHICKAMAUGA PARK GEORGIA.  Approximately 55mm by 40mm.  $35.00  

William Alexander Harris (Kansas) signature on a 2&1/4 by 3&7/8 inch card.  William Harris was born in Loudoun County, Virginia and graduated from Virginia Military Institute in 1861.  He served with several Confederate units during the Civil War and deserted after Gettysburg.  He later worked for the Union Pacific Railroad in Kansas and was the only Confederate veteran ever elected to a substantial political office in Kansas.  If you google his name you will find a complete history of his life along with a photograph.  $35.00   

Union Civil War Coat.  Eagle buttons have Scovill "raised in channel" back mark.  As found from an old home near Edinburg, Virginia.  $1250.00

Mexican War era United States Navy Coat belonging to Captain Carpenter.   Navy buttons have Scovill "raised in channel" back mark.  From an old home near McLean, Virginia.  $5000.00

Soldiers Trunk approximately 28" by 17" by 12".  SGT. MAJOR TYLER on top and SGT. F. TYLER. 1ST. BN. CM. GDS.  on front.  From an old home near Martinsburg, WV.  $850.00