Lot 88    

Wooden Handled Patch Knife Made From File,
2005, Historic Americana / Nov 16, 17 & 18
with 3.25" single edge blade with false edge, lead ferrule and single piece faceted hardwood grip, all with nice mellow patina, total length 6.75".

Provenance:  
Ex James and Carolyn Dresslar Collection


Condition:  
EXC.
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Eleven Thermoplastic Union Cases, Including Signed J.G. Holcomb,
Lot # 1522 - Eleven Thermoplastic Union Cases, Including Signed J.G. Holcomb,
all floral or geometric, includes 2 brown sixth plates with daguerreotype portraits; PLUS black sixth plate with velvet pad marked J.G. Holcomb Augusta Ma., noted as a daguerrian in Augusta, Maine in 1848, 1851, 1853, 1856 with bright tinted daguerreotype portrait of a middle aged gentleman; PLUS 3 ... > Item Details
Civil War Archive with Letter to General Sherman Seeking Missing Soldier,
Lot # 1450 - Civil War Archive with Letter to General Sherman Seeking Missing Soldier,
Wood Family Collection, 1864-1926. 10 items, 6 photos, real photo postcard. An odd lot of Civil War-related items, including a war-date letter from a Mrs. L. W. Hoover of St. Louis to Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman, inquiring about the fate of her cousin, Baker Woods, who the family fears may have di... > Item Details
Lees Straight-Pull Rifle Bayonet Model 1895 Type II,
Lot # 496 - Lees Straight-Pull Rifle Bayonet Model 1895 Type II,
complete with scabbard. Marked on bottom of guard Winchester Repeating Arms Company. > Item Details
410 Double Barrel Hunter Arms Rifle,
Lot # 573 - 410 Double Barrel Hunter Arms Rifle,
410 caliber, serial number 201349. Checkered stock and barrel with walnut wood. Pistol grip with composite cap and butt plate. > Item Details
Winchester Model 1866 <i>Yellow Boy</i>,
Lot # 396 - Winchester Model 1866 Yellow Boy,
44 centerfire caliber, serial number 103743 1866 saddle ring carbine made by Winchester. Complete with D 9 markings on bottom tang. > Item Details
Model 1873 Springfield Trapdoor Bayonet,
Exceptionally Rare Salt Print Paper Photograph of Stonewall Jackson
Lot # 1422 - Exceptionally Rare Salt Print Paper Photograph of Stonewall Jackson
oval 5" x 7" waist-length uniformed portrait of Jackson taken by Daniel T. Cowell at Moss Neck, Virginia on April 26th, 1863, mounted on trimmed card stock, 7.5" x 8.5" and matted, 11.75" x 14.8". This is the most widely published wartime image of Jackson, often appearing in carte format. > Item Details
Archive of Shirley May Jones An Exotic Dancer from the 1940-50's,
Lot # 1762 - Archive of Shirley May Jones An Exotic Dancer from the 1940-50's,
almost undoubtedly the most complete archive of an exotic dancer ever offered for sale. Includes dozens of her outfits, both outer and under garments, cosmetics, stage props, letters, contracts, labor union membership cards and dues documents, log book listing engagements from 1942-51, audio tapes, ... > Item Details
Winchester Model 1885 Single-Shot Rifle,
Lot # 404 - Winchester Model 1885 Single-Shot Rifle,
38-55 caliber, serial number 74381. Rifle has a 30" octagonal barrel with single set trigger, barrel weight #5. 3X checkered wood stock with Swiss cheek piece. Rifle with mid-range sight and wind gauge sight. PLUS, Winchester Arms factory letter noting the specifics of reconfiguration. > Item Details
Fine<i> Dixon Nelson & Co.</i> Confederate Mississippi Rifle,
Lot # 199 - Fine Dixon Nelson & Co. Confederate Mississippi Rifle,
Confederate copy of the Model 1841 Mississippi Confederate rifle. Marked on lockplate Dixon Nelson Co. CS other side of lockplate marked ALA 1865 Walnut stock. Buttplate, trigger guard, band and nosecap are all brass. > Item Details
Unmounted CDV of Major General William H. French,
Lot # 1106 - Unmounted CDV of Major General William H. French,
an old West Pointer with over twenty years of frontier service, French became a Brigadier General in August 1861 and Major General in November 1862. He was assigned to the 2nd Corps but was in command of the District of Harper's Ferry during Gettysburg. > Item Details
Cabinet Card Sized Images of Custer's Scout Charley Reynolds
Lot # 751 - Cabinet Card Sized Images of Custer's Scout Charley Reynolds
anonymous image on albumen printing out paper of a young Reynolds in civilian dress, matted and framed, image is 4" x 6". Charley Reynolds (1844-76) was an Army scout and buffalo hunter was riding point with Custer until he split his forces with Charley leading Reno's troops across Ash Creek, unfor... > Item Details
Flintlock Indian Trade Musket,
Lot # 36 - Flintlock Indian Trade Musket,
with ca 45 caliber 30.5" round to octagonal barrel, flintlock and fine cast brass serpent side plate, steel trigger guard, and butt plate, with 3 brass ramrod ferrules and old rod, total length 45.65". > Item Details
Poll Axe Head,
Lot # 370 - Poll Axe Head,
with teardrop-shaped eye and 1.75" x 1.9" wrought iron blade with steel bit and faceted 1.5" poll end, total length 4.25". > Item Details
Two Civil War Photographs of General Sherman Before Atlanta,
Lot # 1323 - Two Civil War Photographs of General Sherman Before Atlanta,
includes one entitled along lower margin Maj. Gen. W.T. Sherman and horse..., No.3623; one of the classic images of the Atlanta campaign by Brady; AND second entitled Maj. Gen. Sherman and Staff..., No.3625; with imprint of John C. Taylor...Hartford, Conn. on rear. These mimic Brady's "Album Gallery... > Item Details
Fine Group of 26 CDVs of Union and CSA Generals,
Lot # 1232 - Fine Group of 26 CDVs of Union and CSA Generals,
including 22 Union and 4 Confederate cartes, all but one with common “Fredericks & Co., NY” or Anthony-Brady back marks. None autographed, although most identified in period ink beneath portrait. Three are lithographs. The Union officers are: Halleck, Wool, Pope, Sigel (lithograph), Mansfield, R... > Item Details
Full Plate Tintype of Confederate Lieutenant,
Lot # 1373 - Full Plate Tintype of Confederate Lieutenant,
anonymous photograph from life, with the name "Parker" neatly scratched into the upper right corner beneath original mat board. This young officer-dandy sporting long hair, moustache and goatee is a nearly regulation Confederate 1st Lieutenant wearing the double-breasted frock coat with the prescri... > Item Details
Sixth Plate  Daguerreotype of John  Cabell Breckinridge,
Lot # 1345 - Sixth Plate Daguerreotype of John Cabell Breckinridge,
(1821-1875) United States Vice President, politician, and U.S. and Confederate military figure. Housed in a leather case with the applied paper label of W.R. Phipps, Artist, Lexington, Kentucky. Born to some of the earliest immigrants to Kentucky, Breckinridge was educated in law and finally settle... > Item Details
Three Unidentified Civil War Officers with Armed Corporal,
Lot # 1251 - Three Unidentified Civil War Officers with Armed Corporal,
including 2 armed company grade officers, one cavalry by Broadbent & Co., Philadelphia, the other infantry by Case & Getchell, Boston, with a young Navy officer grasping his sword by T.R. Burnham, Boston. Also, a fine view of an unidentified corporal with Enfield rifle leaning nearby having blue-gre... > Item Details
Two Solid Shot Artillery Cannon Balls,
Lot # 155 - Two Solid Shot Artillery Cannon Balls,
the smaller of the balls was found in farm field near Old Washington, Ohio, supposedly near the site of a skirmish with Morgan's Raiders; 2nd one is likely a Confederate ball, 3" and 3.75" diameter. > Item Details
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