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Four CDVs: Napoleon B. Buford, Burnside, Benj. Butler, Daniel Butterfield
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
Lot of 4: Brady/Anthony CDV of Bvt. Maj. Gen. Napoleon Buford '23, formerly Col. 27th IL; fought in the western theater as brigadier through Vicksburg. Brady/Anthony carte of Maj. Gen. Daniel Butterfield, CMOH; formerly Col. 12th NYSM, WIA Gettysburg, creator of "Taps" and inventor of baseball. With CDVs of Burnside, by J.W. Black, Boston, and Butler, by Brady. 


Provenance:  
The Robert Trownsell Collection


Condition:  
VG+ to near EXC.
Sold: $411.25
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CDV of Col. Abel Streight & Fellow Escapees
Lot # 501 - CDV of Col. Abel Streight & Fellow Escapees
A Brady view of Col. Abel Streight, 51st IN, with three fellow officers who staged a daring escape from Libby Prison. Streight was captured near Rome, Georgia on May 3, 1863 during his namesake raid and was sent to Richmond's Libby Prison. During the night of February 10, 1864, over 100 men managed ... > Item Details
Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action Rifle
Lot # 956 - Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action Rifle
.32-20 caliber, 28" barrel, S/N 32547P. Blue finish, walnut stocks, 1890 date of mfg. > Item Details
Two CDVs, Massachusetts BBGs: Greely S. Curtis and Oliver P. Gooding
Lot # 360 - Two CDVs, Massachusetts BBGs: Greely S. Curtis and Oliver P. Gooding
Lot of 2: Curtis, Greely Stevenson (1830-1897). Curtis enlisted as a Captain, commissioned into the 2nd MA Infy. in May 1861. By October he was commissioned major in the 1st MA Cav. He received a promotion to Lt. Col. the following October, and Col. and BG by brevet in March 1865. Cdv with "... > Item Details
Japanese Katana Koto Period
Lot # 892 - Japanese Katana Koto Period
24.75" blade length, 35.75" overall length.  The blade is attributed to the Yamashiro school of the Koto (old sword) period. The nakago (tang) has no mei (signature), but has 3 mekugi-ana or holes in it indicating its greater age and that it has been mounted at least 3 times. It is eq... > Item Details
Autographed CDV of Gen. Ambrose Burnside
Lot # 53 - Autographed CDV of Gen. Ambrose Burnside
CDV of Maj. Gen. Burnside signed in ink beneath portrait, with Anthony/Brady backmark. Commanding at both the army and corps level, Burnside was afforded a rare degree of independence due to his (awkward) seniority and sometimes prickly personality. He was honored with the "Thanks of Congress&q... > Item Details
Onion and Wheelock Percussion Double-Barrel Rifle/Shotgun Combination
Lot # 833 - Onion and Wheelock Percussion Double-Barrel Rifle/Shotgun Combination
10 gauge shotgun left barrel; right barrel .40 caliber rifled barrel; 29.5"  Damascus barrels. Front blade sight, rear notched sight with elevator, rear tang sight. Engraved forward-action percussion locks. Engraved tang, engraved triggerguard with fancy finial, engraved buttplate. German ... > Item Details
18th Century Italian Socket Bayonet
Lot # 1317 - 18th Century Italian Socket Bayonet
11.5" bayonet with 7.5" spear point blade with three pierced roses at the base. 4" brass conical socket base with primitive ornamentation rendered around three engraved rings. > Item Details
Model 1850 Confederate Foot Officer's Sword By Dufilno
Lot # 767 - Model 1850 Confederate Foot Officer's Sword By Dufilno
29.5" plain blade, with 1850 foot officer's-style brass guard, leather wrapped handle, maker marked Dufilno N. Orleans. Presented here is a classic example of a Confederate foot officer's sword made in New Orleans during the Civil War by former cutler-turned-sword-maker Agruider Du... > Item Details
Signed CDV of Gen. James Garfield with Presentation
Lot # 103 - Signed CDV of Gen. James Garfield with Presentation
A Brady view of Brig. Gen. James Garfield signed beneath portrait. With inked presentation on verso. We do not believe this signature to be in Garfield's hand. > Item Details
Civil War Major of Artillery Officer's Frock Coat
Lot # 15 - Civil War Major of Artillery Officer's Frock Coat
Dark navy blue heavy wool seven-button double-breasted coat. Buttons are manufactured by Waterbury and Co. with an "A"on the inside of the shield of the eagle.  Non-serviceable cuffs with 9" elbows and 23" skirt to a rough edge.  Inside lining is a dark olive with ... > Item Details
Civil War Naval Constructor's Frock Coat
Lot # 19 - Civil War Naval Constructor's Frock Coat
Navy blue wool double-breasted nine-button Naval Constructor's frock coat with fold-down collar consistent with the 1864 Regulations. Typical gilt anchor buttons are marked "Scoville MFG. CO., Waterbury." Cuffs have correct two gold bullion stripes around the sleeve identical to the undress c... > Item Details
Belgian Percussion Musket
Lot # 810 - Belgian Percussion Musket
.69 caliber rifled, 40" barrel with rear sight on the breech plug.  Belgian proofs on the barrel. Three barrel bands, walnut stock. > Item Details
Five CDVs: Phil Kearny, B.F. Kelley, John H. Ketcham, Wm. S. Ketchum, Erasmus Keyes
Lot # 137 - Five CDVs: Phil Kearny, B.F. Kelley, John H. Ketcham, Wm. S. Ketchum, Erasmus Keyes
Lot of 5: Brig. Gen. John H. Ketcham, Col. 150th NY, with Griswold & Smith, Columbus, OH backmark. Present at Gettsyburg, joined the Atlanta campaign in which he was twice wounded and brevetted brigadier; wounded again at Savannah, all while a regimental commander. Anonymous view of Bvt. Maj. Ge... > Item Details
*Charles Boswell First Royale Grade Shotgun Made in North America
Lot # 1034 - *Charles Boswell First Royale Grade Shotgun Made in North America
20 gauge, bore diameter is .637, 26.75" barrels, automatic ejectors. Serial number 8302. L.O.P. 14.25" over checkered butt, D.A.H. 2", D.A.C. 1.5". Marked on the top of barrels on the rib between Charles Boswell London in gold. With banknote-style engraving on the barrels, tang,&... > Item Details
Two CDVs, New England BBGs: Alexander Gardiner, DOW, and William W. Henry, CMOH
Lot # 345 - Two CDVs, New England BBGs: Alexander Gardiner, DOW, and William W. Henry, CMOH
Lot of 2: Bvt. Brig. Gen. Alexander Gardiner, Col. & Adjutant, 14th New Hampshire, DOW Oct. 8, 1864 from wounds sustained Sept. 19 at the Battle of Opequon (Third Battle of Winchester); carte by R.A. Lewis, New York, signed on verso HdQrs 14th Regt. N.H.V., Camp Adirondack, Washington D.C. ... > Item Details
Civil War Rifle Officer's 1st Lieutenant's Frock Coat
Lot # 18 - Civil War Rifle Officer's 1st Lieutenant's Frock Coat
Navy blue wool nine-button single-breasted First Lt. Officer's rifleman frock coat.  Buttons are marked "Horstmann & Co."  Shoulder straps are green cloth material with single thick gold bullion outlined on each side with small gold bullion.  Has first lieutenan... > Item Details
Autographed CDV of Gen. Winfield Scott Hancock
Lot # 120 - Autographed CDV of Gen. Winfield Scott Hancock
CDV of Gettysburg icon Maj. Gen. Winfield S. Hancock '40, ink autographed with rank and salutation beneath portrait, verso with Stanton & Butler, Baltimore imprint. > Item Details
Engraved Emperor #1
Lot # 1501 - Engraved Emperor #1
.22 caliber, 2.25" barrel, S/N 564. Nickel finish, ivory grips. > Item Details
Packets of 10mm Ammunition, Lot of Seventeen
Lot # 1441 - Packets of 10mm Ammunition, Lot of Seventeen
Most of the packets are marked Schweizer iche Gidgenoffenjdaft 10 Metall-Patronen  10 Cartrouches Metalliques Cal 10, m/m. and stamped 8:3.92. > Item Details
Four CDVs, Including Staff Officer BBGs: George Ruggles, James Rusling, Oliver Shepherd, Caleb Sibley
Lot # 264 - Four CDVs, Including Staff Officer BBGs: George Ruggles, James Rusling, Oliver Shepherd, Caleb Sibley
Lot of 4: Bvt. Brig. Gen. George W. Ruggles, Col. & AAG on the staff of Gen. George Meade, Army of the Potomac, carte by R.W. Addis. Bvt. Brig. Gen. James F. Rusling, Col., Chief AQM Dept. of the Cumberland, & Inspector of QM Dept., served on the staffs of Gens. Carr & Sickles, earlier 1... > Item Details
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