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19th Century European Leather Bound Brass Sleigh Bells
Located in San Francisco, CA
19th century European leather bound brass sleigh bells Fine collection of antique sleigh bells The bells are attached to leather straps of varying lengths Lengths are approx...
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Finnish Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Brass

Antique Rare Form Early Ebonized & Gilt Table Top Sewing Machine, Circa 1850
Located in Big Flats, NY
An antique early table top sewing machine offers rare form in cast construction with ebonized finish having gilt foliate decoration, c1850 Measures: 8.25" H x 9.5" W x 4.5" D.
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North American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Metal, Metal

Staffordshire Portrait Figure of Standing Franklin, Circa 1850
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Staffordshire portrait figure of standing Franklin, Circa 1850 Depicting Ben Franklin before a tree-stump, holding a tricorne hat against his left hip, a document in his right hand,...
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English High Victorian Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Pottery

Chinese Painted Bamboo Walking Stick, c. 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
This 19th-century walking stick from northern China is comprised of a length of thin bamboo that has been steamed and bent into a hook shape. The bamboo segments are painted in alter...
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Chinese Folk Art Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Bamboo

Chinese Walking Stick with Eagle Handle, c. 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
During the Tang and Song dynasties, the imperial court created a class of intellectual and artistically trained literati. During times of political instability, some of these scholar...
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Chinese Qing Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Wood

19th Century French Painted Tole Covered Urn Pair
Located in Savannah, GA
This very handsome pair of French toleware lidded urns, in a deep red color with gold gilt accents, feature lion head handles on either side and artichoke finials atop the lids. Each...
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French Grand Tour Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Metal

President Abraham Lincoln Genuine Bedroom Wallpaper, 19th Century
Located in Bristol, GB
Seven fragments of wallpaper from Abraham Lincoln's bedroom in Springfield, Illinois Before he left for Washington to become sworn-in as President in 1861, Lincoln and his family...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Charles Dickens 1863 Signed Large Paper Document
Located in Bristol, GB
This exceptionally large document, measuring 26½ x 22 inches, is dated 21st March 1863. Boasting impeccable penmanship the document is an Indenture made between Charles Dickens ('Of ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

William Wordsworth 19th Century Autographed Poetry Quotation on Paper
Located in Bristol, GB
A handwritten poetry inscription signed by one of history's most celebrated poets William Wordsworth (1770-1850) is one of history's most famous poets, and was a founder of the Ro...
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British Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

"Washington Crossing the Delaware" Engraving by Paul Girardet
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Presented is 19th century engraving of the important early painting, Washington Crossing the Delaware. German American artist Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze painted the oil-on-canvas painti...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

19th Century Porcelain Portrait Bust of Napoleon Bonaparte, France Circa 1850
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
A striking 19th century French bisque porcelain profile portrait bust of Napoleon Bonaparte, the unglazed profile rendered in low relief against a background of cobalt blue, framed w...
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French Napoleon III Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Porcelain

Provincial Chinese Kite Reel, circa 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
This unusually-shaped object is a 19th century Chinese kite reel, cleverly carved to contain small wooden beads that rattle back and forth as the reel is used. A popular past time, k...
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Chinese Qing Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Wood

Chinese Printing Block Panel, circa 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
Centuries before Gutenberg's printing press, China was developing and perfecting printing processes that remain popular today. This 19th century printing block finds new life as a wa...
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Chinese Qing Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Wood

D.E. Wood Inscribed Nautical Telescope & Compass with Rosewood Barrel, c. 1860s
Located in Norwalk, CT
An exceptional spyglass or maritime telescope made by C.W. Dixey, "Optician to the Queen", in the second half of the 1800s. This presentation piece features 3 upper draws and a rosew...
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British Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Metal

1842 Wall Map of the United States by J. H. Young, Published by S. A. Mitchell
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Presented is an 1842 hanging “Map of the United States,” engraved by J. H. Young and published by Samuel Augustus Mitchell, Philadelphia. This is a beautiful example of the rare 1842...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

1862 Lloyd's New Military Map of the Border & Southern States
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
This hanging military wall map of the eastern half of United States was published by H.H. Lloyd & Co., in New York, in 1862. The map shows America during the Civil War, from the lowe...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Antique Chinese Mooncake Press, circa 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
Dated to the mid-19th century, this rustic wood press is carved with twenty round molds used for shaping festive mooncakes. Packed with lotus root, red bean, or other regional fillin...
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Chinese Qing Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Wood

German Bronze Historicism Charger Depicting Entry of Henry IV into Paris in 1594
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
A Fine German Bronze Historicism Charger Depicting Entry Of Henry IV Into Paris March 22, 1594 Second half 19 century. A finely cast "Historicism" charger commemorating "The Entr...
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German Renaissance Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Bronze

Political Debates Between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas First Edition 1860
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Lincoln, Abraham and Stephen A. Douglas. Political Debates Between Hon. Abraham Lincoln and Hon. Stephen A. Douglas, In the Celebrated Campaign of 1858, in Illinois, Including the Pr...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Paul Heyse 'Rafael' Eine Novelle in Versen, Verlag Kröner, Stuttgart, 1863
Located in CH
Paul Heyse 'Rafael' Eine Novelle in Versen, Verlag Kröner, Stuttgart, 1863.
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Austrian Romantic Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

N.E. View of the United States Capitol, Washington, DC Antique Proof Print 1858
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
This engraved print shows a view of the United States Capitol Building, in Washington, D.C. The print depicts the neoclassical building from the northeast orientation, with a bustlin...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Life of George Washington by Jared Sparks, Period Binding, Later Printing, 1843
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Sparks, Jared. The Life of George Washington. Boston: Tappan and Dennet, 1843. Later printing. Octavo. In contemporary boards, professionally rebacked, and tooled in period style, wi...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

"Casey's Infantry Tactics" by Silas Casey, Civil War Soldier Guide, 1862, 1865
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Casey, Brig. Gen. Silas. Infantry Tactics for the Instruction, Exercise, and Maneuvers of the Soldier, A company, line of Skirmishers, Battalion, Brigade, or Corps d'Armee. New York:...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Two Rare Bound Volumes of the Illustrated London News 1861 and 1867
Located in San Francisco, CA
Two rare bound Volumes of the Illustrated London News 1861 and 1867 1861 is volume II 1867 is volume I Each volume is filled with incredible stories, information and artwork...
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English Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Antique Map "Routes Between New York & Washington" New York Baltimore Washington
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
This charming and colorful map depicts the east coast from New York City south to Washington D.C. highlighting the various direct routes a traveler may take. The folding pocket map o...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Sioux Beaded Knife Sheath, circa 1880s
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Sioux fully beaded knife sheath with drop ending in tin cones with horsehair. Beaded on brain tanned buffalo with red white hearts and greasy yellows. Period: circa 1880s Origin:...
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American Native American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Hide

19th Century, J. Florenz Wien Chrome Steel Austrian Balance, 11 Brass Weights
Located in Vigonza, Padua
19th century, chrome steel Austrian balance, by J. Florenz Wien, 11 brass weights, 5 kg. This precious antique table scale was from the famous Caffè Florian in Venice Caffè Flori...
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Austrian Baroque Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Steel

19th Century Blackfeet Beaded Leggings
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Genuine Native American blackfeet leggings of red wool stroud as used by the Royal Canadian Mountain Police. Buffalo head motif, yellow silk ribbon edging and beaded panels with styl...
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American Native American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Wool

19th Century Blackfeet Beaded Leggings
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Genuine Native American Blackfeet leggings of blue stroud, green felt edging and beaded corner tabs with faceted beads and red trade cloth. Long brain tanned buffalo fringe on sides....
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American Native American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Wool

Chinese Weaving Shuttle, circa 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
Hand-carved from elmwood, this 19th-century shuttle fits wonderfully in the hand. Beautifully worn from years of use, it was likely used in a workshop in southern China, carrying wef...
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Chinese Qing Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Elm

Grand Tour Model of Lord Nelson's Column, Dated 1868
Located in Stamford, CT
This very finely-detailed, patinated copper replica was sponsored by the Art Union of London, one of an edition of only 25. Rare in that is has the original ebonized wood base and pr...
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English Neoclassical Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Copper

Andrew Jackson Signed Presidential Military Appointment, Dated June 18, 1831
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
This is a signed military appointment by Andrew Jackson. Andrew Jackson was the seventh president of the United States and a hero of the war of 1812. The appointment is dated June 18...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

1847 Antique Map of Mexico, Texas and California by Samuel Augustus Mitchell
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Presented is the second edition of Samuel Augustus Mitchell's Map of Mexico, Including Yucatan & Upper California, an important map showing the progress of the Mexican-American War. ...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

30 Star Flag, Pre-Civil War Ear, Haloed Center Star, Wisconsin Statehood
Located in York County, PA
30 STAR FLAG OF THE PRE-CIVIL WAR ERA, A RARE AND BEAUTIFUL ANTIQUE EXAMPLE WITH A DOUBLE-WREATH CONFIGURATION THAT FEATURES A LARGE, HALOED CENTER STAR, WISCONSIN STATEHOOD, 1848-18...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Cotton

34 Star American Flag, Steel Blue Canton, Kansas Statehood
Located in York County, PA
Antique civil war flag with 34 large stars, oriented in all directions, on a rich, steel blue canton, reflects Kansas statehood, 1861-1863 34 star American national flag with a nu...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Wool

19th Century Meerschaum Churchwarden Pipe, "Boar" Theme
Located in Incline Village, NV
The theme of the hand carving to this 19th century meerschaum pipe is that of a full bodied boar in full stride outside of a brick house with foliage above. A floral bouquet is carve...
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Turkish Victorian Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Bone

'In Memory of Jacko" the Champion Ratter circa 1850 Taxidermy Dog Interest
Located in Lowestoft, GB
A rather curios Victorian diorama of "Jacko" the ratter circa 1850, a plaster model of a terrier presented in a curved display case with a naturalistic effect for display purposes, i...
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English Early Victorian Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Plaster, Pine

19th Century Black Painted Leather French Primitive Fire Helmet Casque Pompier
Located in Haarlem, NL
19th century black painted leather French fire helmet with painted logo with what looks like a 'French Lily' and three hooked lines Made out of one piece of hardened and painted lea...
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French Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Leather

Chinese Burl Wood Calligraphy Brush, circa 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
Along with paper, ink, and inkstone, the brush was among the Four Treasures found in a traditional scholar’s studio. The brush served as a direct link to the artist’s creative spirit...
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Chinese Qing Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Burl

Neoclassic Grand Tour Bronze, Rome, 1840
Located in Milan, IT
Extremely refined neoclassical Grand Tour bronze sculpture, lost wax process, depicting a warrior Protesilao. Oval base made out of yellow marble from Siena, Rome, Italy, circa 1840.
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Italian Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Siena Marble, Bronze

Antique English Palmer Family Crest Painted Oil on Board
Located in Vero Beach, FL
Antique English Palmer Family crest painted oil on board Elaborate crest painting of the English Palmer family of Dorney Court of Buckinghamshire. The colorful crest was masterfull...
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English Renaissance Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Antique Civil War Era Leg Brace or Splint with Metal, Brass & Wood Construction
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This antique Civil War era primitive leg brace or splint is unsigned, but presumed to have been made in the United States in circa 1860. The brace is constructed predominately from c...
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American Primitive Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Brass, Cut Steel

Pair of Chinese Silk Lotus Slippers with Irises, circa 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
These dainty, pointed slippers, made of black silk and beautifully embroidered with yellow irises, were shaped to resemble a lotus bud and enhanced the diminutive shape of bound feet...
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Chinese Qing Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Fabric, Silk

Antique American Flag, 32 Stars, Minnesota Statehood, ca 1858-59
Located in York County, PA
32 STARS IN A VERY UNUSUAL NOTCHED VERSION OF THE “GREAT STAR” PATTERN, WITH TWO STARS ABSENT AT THE EXTREME POINTS OF EACH ARM, MADE IN THE PERIOD WHEN MINNESOTA JOINED THE UNION AS...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Cotton

19th Century Northern Plains Deer Tail Roach
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Plains deer tail roach with period engraved German spreader. With personal feather (simulated eagle feather). Finely woven deer tail center. Stand not included. Period: 19th century...
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American Native American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Other

Mid-19th Century Choctaw Beaded Bandolier
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Choctaw bandolier shot pouch from a Natchez Mississippi collection. Silk ribbon fringe at shoulder. Exceptional graphic condition. White beading on red background outlined in black. ...
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American Native American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Other

19th Century "Peace, Friendship, Trade" Treaty Knife
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Treaty knife we assume accompanied or took the place of a Peace Medal. Blade from a US Cavalry sabre, elk bone handle. Guard stylized arrowhead. Handle is etched with Peace Medal sym...
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American Native American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Iron

19th Century Sioux Beaded Knife Sheath
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Sioux beaded knife sheath with greasy yellows, tin cones and horsehair drops. Beadwork on native tanned deer hide. Period: 19th century Origin: Sioux Size: 6 1/2" x 2 1/2" plus ...
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American Native American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Hide

Mid-19th Century Metis Cree Beaded Bandolier
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Metis Cree bandolier with Classic beading on red Stroud with pocket. Ex. Huett Period: Mid-19th century Origin: Metis Cree Size: 36" x 15".
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American Native American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Other

19th Century Blackfeet Fighting Dag
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Blackfeet fighting dag native made with blade from a wagon wheel or barrel rim. Blade goes full length of handle and protrudes 8 1/4". Much patina from use. Fastened with nail rivets...
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American Native American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Iron

Eastern Native Sword and Beaded Case
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Eastern floral beaded sword case, NCO sword model 1840s. Signed W.W. Lowell, dated 1864. We assume a commissioned piece. Much used and well cared for. Sword does not have steel scabb...
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American Native American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Hide

19th Century Yankton Sioux Beaded Moccasins
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Sioux buffalo hoof design moccasins sinew sewn on brain tanned buffalo with parfleche soles. Yankton Sioux from Fort Peck. Period: 19th century Origin: Montana Size: 10" x 4".    ...
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American Native American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Hide

'7'19th Century British Real Estate Land Indentures Lease Documents 1867 Framed
Located in Dayton, OH
(7) 19th century British real estate land indentures lease documents 1867 framed 1860s European land indentures. Each is neatly framed with mat allowing them to be seen through both...
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Victorian Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Patriotic Silk Kerchief w/ 34 Star Flags & an Image of Washington, Civil War Era
Located in York County, PA
PATRIOTIC SILK KERCHIEF OF THE CIVIL WAR PERIOD, WITH AN ENGRAVED IMAGE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON, CROSSED 34 STAR FLAGS, AN EAGLE, AND "UNION FOREVER" SLOGAN: Patriotic kerchiefs that d...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Silk

1854 Map of Partial North America, Antique Wall Map by Jacob Monk
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
"New Map of that Portion of North America, exhibiting the United States and Territories, The Canadas, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Mexico, also Central America, and the West India...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

1864 "Proclamation of Emancipation," Antique Engraving by Charles Shober
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
This 1865 engraving features the Emancipation Proclamation in elaborate calligraphic text, with five patriotic vignettes and a small portrait of Lincoln. This is the second issue of...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

1865 Emancipation Proclamation with Abraham Lincoln Portrait, Antique Engraving
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Presented is an elaborate engraved broadside presentation of both the preliminary and final Emancipation Proclamations, dated September 22, 1862 and January 1, 1863. On September 22...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

1864 Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, Antique Engraving by W Roberts
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Presented is a Proclamation of Emancipation wood engraving by W. Roberts. The engraving was published in 1864, just one year after President Abraham Lincoln signed the original Procl...
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American Antique Mid-19th Century Historical Memorabilia

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Paper