1800’s Militaria Dug

Boyle Gamble Sword Guard
$125.00 Boyle Gamble Sword Guard. There is a B marking which shows in the fourth photo. Brass with fairly high copper content.
Shoulder Belt Plate – French and Indian War
$150.00 Shoulder Belt Plate. Cast brass with four integral hooks. Similar to Figure 1 on Page 12 of book VIRGINIA MILITARIA OF THE CIVIL WAR by Howard R. Crouch. The one in the book is Identified to a French and Indian War Colonel. Excavated near Winchester, VA. Approximately 52mm by 44mm.
Potsdam Model 1809 Bayonet
$85.00 Potsdam socket bayonet manufactured from between 1809 and 1839. Excavated near Winchester, Virginia. Blade length approximately 13.5 inches. Probably cut down at some time.


Robert W Simmons

1524 Dalton Place

Winchester, VA 22601