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Lot 1: A MID-18TH CENTURY, BRITISH IRON-HILTED HANGER BY WILLIAM HARVEY A handsome example of a British infantry hanger of the French & I...

A MID-18TH CENTURY, BRITISH IRON-HILTED HANGER BY WILLIAM HARVEY A handsome example of a British infantry hanger of the French & Indian War period, 29 in. L overall. The curved, single-edged blade is 22 1/4 in. L x 1 3/16 [...more]

Estimate: $1500 - $2000

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Lot 2: CROWN POINT HORN OF CONNECTICUT PROVINCIAL EBENEZER REYNOLDS, C. 1759 Horn carved in the provincial manner, inscribed with brig- a...

CROWN POINT HORN OF CONNECTICUT PROVINCIAL EBENEZER REYNOLDS, C. 1759 Horn carved in the provincial manner, inscribed with brig- and schooner-rigged (warships that may be intended to represent the British naval force on [...more]

Estimate: $6000 - $10000

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Lot 3: FRENCH & INDIAN WAR BRITISH OFFICER BRITISH SCHOOL, 18TH CENTURY Unknown British Infantry Officer, c. 1755 Oil on canvas, 30 x 2...

FRENCH & INDIAN WAR BRITISH OFFICER BRITISH SCHOOL, 18TH CENTURY Unknown British Infantry Officer, c. 1755 Oil on canvas, 30 x 25 inches, in early Victorian, gilt composition frame; old varnish and relining with scattered [...more]

Estimate: $2000 - $4000

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Lot 4: (DEATH OF WOLFE) WILLIAM WOOLLETT after BENJAMIN WEST To the Kings Most Excellent Majesty.: This plate, The Death of General Wolfe,...

(DEATH OF WOLFE) WILLIAM WOOLLETT after BENJAMIN WEST To the Kings Most Excellent Majesty.: This plate, The Death of General Wolfe, is with: His gracious Permission Humbly dedicated by his Majesty's most Dutiful Subject [...more]

Estimate: $1200 - $1500

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Lot 5: JUSTE CHEVILLET (1729-1790) after F.L.J. WATTEAU Mort du Marquis de Montcalm Gozon (Death of the Marquis Montcalm) Copperplate eng...

JUSTE CHEVILLET (1729-1790) after F.L.J. WATTEAU Mort du Marquis de Montcalm Gozon (Death of the Marquis Montcalm) Copperplate engraving after original work by François Louis Joseph Watteau (1731-1798) Paris, Chez Le Noir [...more]

Estimate: $1500 - $2500

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Lot 6: FIRE BUCKET FROM THE WRECK OF THE HMS INVINCIBLE (1758) Leather water or fire bucket with original leather-covered, rope handle fr...

FIRE BUCKET FROM THE WRECK OF THE HMS INVINCIBLE (1758) Leather water or fire bucket with original leather-covered, rope handle from the Royal Navy warship HMS Invincible. Used aboard ship for a variety of purposes, but [...more]

Estimate: $1200 - $1800

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Lot 7: CARTRIDGE BOX FROM WRECK OF THE HOLLANDIA, 1743 On 3 July 1743, the Hollandia, a 700 ton ship of the Dutch East India Company (VOC...

CARTRIDGE BOX FROM WRECK OF THE HOLLANDIA, 1743 On 3 July 1743, the Hollandia, a 700 ton ship of the Dutch East India Company (VOC), set off on her maiden voyage from Texel, enroute to the Dutch East Indies. Armed with [...more]

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

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Lot 8: AN EARLY 18TH CENTURY BRITISH FLINTLOCK MUSKET A heavy and early 18th century flintlock musket, 56 ½ in. L overall, with a round, ...

AN EARLY 18TH CENTURY BRITISH FLINTLOCK MUSKET A heavy and early 18th century flintlock musket, 56 1/2 in. L overall, with a round, 3-stage barrel having an extremely broad breech, 39 in. L and of 0.84 caliber bore, with [...more]

Estimate: $3500 - $6500

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Lot 9: MORAVIAN MISSIONARY JOHN JOSEPH (“SHEBOSH”) BULL’S 1746-DATED, CLASP OR FOLDING KNIFE John Joseph Bull (1721-1788) was the son of ...

MORAVIAN MISSIONARY JOHN JOSEPH ("SHEBOSH") BULL'S 1746-DATED, CLASP OR FOLDING KNIFE John Joseph Bull (1721-1788) was the son of John and Elizabeth Bull, who immigrated from Powys, Wales to eastern Pennsylvania early in [...more]

Estimate: $2000 - $4000

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Lot 10: AN 18TH OR EARLY 19TH CENTURY LOCK COVER FOR A FLINTLOCK RIFLE OR FUSIL Blackened leather, grain-out, 3 ½ in H (at lock apex in ce...

AN 18TH OR EARLY 19TH CENTURY LOCK COVER FOR A FLINTLOCK RIFLE OR FUSIL Blackened leather, grain-out, 3 1/2 in H (at lock apex in center) x 12 5/8 in. L, with 1/8 in. diameter hole on recto, centered 1/4 in. up from the [...more]

Estimate: $400 - $800

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Lot 11: JEAN BAPTISTE LE PAON (c. 1736-c. 1785) French Dragoons Attacking Prussian Hussars, circa 1756 Brown and grey watercolor wash, hei...

JEAN BAPTISTE LE PAON (c. 1736-c. 1785) French Dragoons Attacking Prussian Hussars, circa 1756 Brown and grey watercolor wash, heightened by white, over pencil, on laid paper (watermarked "BLAUW") and signed 'Le Paon' at [...more]

Estimate: $3000 - $4500

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Lot 12: JEAN BAPTISTE LE PAON (c. 1736-c. 1785) French Grenadiers at Rest, circa 1756 Brown and grey wash, heightened by white, over penci...

JEAN BAPTISTE LE PAON (c. 1736-c. 1785) French Grenadiers at Rest, circa 1756 Brown and grey wash, heightened by white, over pencil on laid paper (watermarked "BLAUW); and signed 'Le Paon' at right bottom, 13 7/8 x 9 7/8 [...more]

Estimate: $3000 - $4500

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Lot 13: EARLY 18TH C. BRITISH CUTTEAU British cutteau or hanger of a form popular with naval officers, privateersmen and pirates (judging ...

EARLY 18TH C. BRITISH CUTTEAU British cutteau or hanger of a form popular with naval officers, privateersmen and pirates (judging from period artwork and archaeological evidence from shipwrecks), 1700-1730. Brass-mounted [...more]

Estimate: $700 - $1000

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Lot 14: PRUSSIAN MODEL 1740 INFANTRY MUSKET AND BAYONET (INFANTERIEGEWEHR 1740) This is a superb example of the Prussian infantry musket i...

PRUSSIAN MODEL 1740 INFANTRY MUSKET AND BAYONET (INFANTERIEGEWEHR 1740) This is a superb example of the Prussian infantry musket introduced in 1740 and which was the principal arm carried by the Prussian Army during its [...more]

Estimate: $6000 - $9000

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Lot 15: SERGEANT’S PARTIZAN, KINGDOM OF POLAND-SAXONY, 1ST HALF, 18TH C. A partisan as carried by senior non-commissioned officers of the ...

SERGEANT'S PARTIZAN, KINGDOM OF POLAND-SAXONY, 1ST HALF, 18TH C. A partisan as carried by senior non-commissioned officers of the combined Kingdom of Poland-Saxony during the first half of the 18th century. A leaf-shaped [...more]

Estimate: $400 - $600

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Lot 16: DOMINIC SERRES, RA (1719-1793) AN IMPORTANT GEORGE III OVERMANTEL MIRROR WITH NAVAL VIEWS, C. 1766 The rectangular top consisting ...

DOMINIC SERRES, RA (1719-1793) AN IMPORTANT GEORGE III OVERMANTEL MIRROR WITH NAVAL VIEWS, C. 1766 The rectangular top consisting of a thick wooden panel, centrally painted with a coastal landscape, flanked by octagonal-shaped [...more]

Estimate: $50000 - $75000

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Lot 17: A CONTINENTAL ARMY-ALTERED, FRENCH M1717 RAMPART MUSKET WITH BAYONET Overall length: 63 1/4 in. Barrel length: 47 1/8 in. Bore: 0.7...

A CONTINENTAL ARMY-ALTERED, FRENCH M1717 RAMPART MUSKET WITH BAYONET Overall length: 63 1/4 in. Barrel length: 47 1/8 in. Bore: 0.78 Weight: 10.6 lbs. In February 1777, Silas Deane and Benjamin Franklin, the commissioners [...more]

Estimate: $15000 - $20000

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Lot 18: FRENCH MODEL 1767 ‘EPEE D’ OFFICIER’ Length: 35 7/8 in. Blade: 29 7/8 in. L x 7/8 in. W This smallsword form or pattern is that o...

FRENCH MODEL 1767 'EPEE D' OFFICIER' Length: 35 7/8 in. Blade: 29 7/8 in. L x 7/8 in. W This smallsword form or pattern is that officially authorized in 1767 by the French King to be worn by all infantry officers in the [...more]

Estimate: $1200 - $2500

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Lot 19: AN AMERICAN COMPOSITE OR COMMITTEE OF SAFETY MUSKET, C. 1775 Overall Length: 57 in. Barrel: 42 in. Bore: 0.81 Found in New Brunsw...

AN AMERICAN COMPOSITE OR COMMITTEE OF SAFETY MUSKET, C. 1775 Overall Length: 57 in. Barrel: 42 in. Bore: 0.81 Found in New Brunswick, Canada in 1936, the musket appears to be an American composite or possibly Committee [...more]

Estimate: $2000 - $3000

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Lot 20: The American General Lee taken Prisoner by Lieutenant Colonel Harcourt of the English Army, in Morris County, New Jersey [1776] Lin...

The American General Lee taken Prisoner by Lieutenant Colonel Harcourt of the English Army, in Morris County, New Jersey [1776] Line engraving by Hawkins after Hamilton, London, 1783. Charles Lee, former British officer [...more]

Estimate: $250 - $350

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Lot 21: THOMAS DIXON after SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS Henry, Earl of Pembroke & Montgomery Mezzotint by Thomas Dixon, pub. 5 Feb. 1771 by William...

THOMAS DIXON after SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS Henry, Earl of Pembroke & Montgomery Mezzotint by Thomas Dixon, pub. 5 Feb. 1771 by William Wynne Ryland, Cornhill, London; 18 x 13 in. platemark with wide margins; within French mat. [...more]

Estimate: $300 - $500

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Lot 22: JOHN RAPHAEL SMITH (1751-1812) after SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS Lt. Col. Tarleton Mezzotint by John Raphael Smith, published 4 Oct. 1782,...

JOHN RAPHAEL SMITH (1751-1812) after SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS Lt. Col. Tarleton Mezzotint by John Raphael Smith, published 4 Oct. 1782, London; 25 x 15 3/8 in. (trimmed within platemark, includes full image and legend below), [...more]

Estimate: $2000 - $2500

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Lot 23: REVOLUTIONARY WAR BRITISH LIGHT DRAGOON SABER Length: 44 7/8 in. Blade: 36 7/8 x 1 3/8 in. Weight: 2.8 lbs. Light dragoons were e...

REVOLUTIONARY WAR BRITISH LIGHT DRAGOON SABER Length: 44 7/8 in. Blade: 36 7/8 x 1 3/8 in. Weight: 2.8 lbs. Light dragoons were established in the British Army in 1756, when a troop was authorized to be raised in each [...more]

Estimate: $2000 - $3000

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Lot 24: LIGHT DRAGOON SABER FOR PROVINCIAL HORSE, c. 1781 Overall Length: 41 ¼ in. Blade: 35 5/8 in. L x 1 5/16 in. W In late 1780, Loyal...

LIGHT DRAGOON SABER FOR PROVINCIAL HORSE, c. 1781 Overall Length: 41 1/4 in. Blade: 35 5/8 in. L x 1 5/16 in. W In late 1780, Loyalist Benjamin Thompson, then Under-Secretary of State to Lord North, received permission [...more]

Estimate: $3000 - $4000

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Lot 25: BRANDING OF CONTINENTAL ARMY HORSES Thomas Werkes, ADS, 1 p., 4 x 7.5 inches, dated “Fish Kill [New York] August 3rd: 1779”. Werke...

BRANDING OF CONTINENTAL ARMY HORSES Thomas Werkes, ADS, 1 p., 4 x 7.5 inches, dated "Fish Kill [New York] August 3rd: 1779". Werkes, a Deputy Quartermaster in the Continental Army, certifies "that Major Quackenbush has [...more]

Estimate: $200 - $300

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Lot 26: REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA SADDLE HOLSTERS A fine and complete pair of early American horseman’s pistol holsters, circa 1770-1800, comp...

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA SADDLE HOLSTERS A fine and complete pair of early American horseman's pistol holsters, circa 1770-1800, complete with their bearskin-covered tops and the linen webbing/leather" girth" strap for attaching [...more]

Estimate: $1500 - $2000

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Lot 27: REVOLUTIONARY WAR ‘US’ BRANDED SADDLES Samuel P. Jones, ADS, 1 p., 5 x 8 ½ inches, dated Hartford, Connecticut, 16 August 1780. Mi...

REVOLUTIONARY WAR 'US' BRANDED SADDLES Samuel P. Jones, ADS, 1 p., 5 x 8 1/2 inches, dated Hartford, Connecticut, 16 August 1780. Military Storekeeper Jones receipts for "Eight new Saddles branded US Publick Property" [...more]

Estimate: $200 - $300

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Lot 28: BRITISH LIGHT DRAGOON CARBINE, LAST QTR. 18TH CENTURY A light dragoon carbine for a volunteer troop or horse or yeomanry, patterne...

BRITISH LIGHT DRAGOON CARBINE, LAST QTR. 18TH CENTURY A light dragoon carbine for a volunteer troop or horse or yeomanry, patterned after the Elliot carbine, with pin-fastened, 28 in. L barrel of 0.65 caliber bearing Tower [...more]

Estimate: $3500 - $5500

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Lot 29: CAMP CHEST OF MAJOR BENJAMIN TUPPER, 8TH MASSACHUSETTS REGIMENT, 1775 Benjamin Tupper (1738-1792) turned out during the Lexington ...

CAMP CHEST OF MAJOR BENJAMIN TUPPER, 8TH MASSACHUSETTS REGIMENT, 1775 Benjamin Tupper (1738-1792) turned out during the Lexington Alarm and was appointed major of Fellow's or the 17th Massachusetts Regiment in late April [...more]

Estimate: $8000 - $16000

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Lot 30: 1778 MAP OF EASTERN NORTH AMERICA ZATTA, ANTONIO. Il Canada, Le Colonie Inglesi con La Luigiana, e Florida. Double-page engraved m...

1778 MAP OF EASTERN NORTH AMERICA ZATTA, ANTONIO. Il Canada, Le Colonie Inglesi con La Luigiana, e Florida. Double-page engraved map showing the eastern portion of North America. 14x19 inches sheet size, wide margins; hand-colored [...more]

Estimate: $500 - $1000

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Lot 31: UNKNOWN ARTIST, BRITISH SCHOOL A Royal Navy Officer Taking Leave of His Wife, c. 1774 oil on canvas, 27 x 36 inches, within carved...

UNKNOWN ARTIST, BRITISH SCHOOL A Royal Navy Officer Taking Leave of His Wife, c. 1774 oil on canvas, 27 x 36 inches, within carved and gilded frame. Being a seafaring nation, it is not too surprising that Great Britain's [...more]

Estimate: $10000 - $20000

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Lot 32: SIR JOHN WILLIAMS (English, fl. 1760s-1780s), 1775 A Draught for Building a Sloop of 14 Carriage Guns [HMS Hornet] Ink and pencil ...

SIR JOHN WILLIAMS (English, fl. 1760s-1780s), 1775 A Draught for Building a Sloop of 14 Carriage Guns [HMS Hornet] Ink and pencil on laid paper (two heavy sheets joined), 13 1/2 x 38 in.; inscribed in upper right: "Navy [...more]

Estimate: $8000 - $10000

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Lot 33: A FLINTLOCK TOWER PATTERN 1715/1778 SEA SERVICE PISTOL Round, plain, smoothbore 12 in. L barrel of 0.58 caliber bore, with centere...

A FLINTLOCK TOWER PATTERN 1715/1778 SEA SERVICE PISTOL Round, plain, smoothbore 12 in. L barrel of 0.58 caliber bore, with centered Ordnance view and proof marks near breech and crown on tang; a plain, flat, beveled lock [...more]

Estimate: $3500 - $4500

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Lot 34: 1781 NAVAL BATTLE OF DOGGER BANK [inscribed in legend below scene] “To HYDE PARKER Esqr. VICE ADMIRAL of the BLUE SQUADRON of HIS ...

1781 NAVAL BATTLE OF DOGGER BANK [inscribed in legend below scene] "To HYDE PARKER Esqr. VICE ADMIRAL of the BLUE SQUADRON of HIS MAJESTY'S FLEET. This Representation of the Action between the Squadron of Ships under his [...more]

Estimate: $400 - $800

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Lot 35: 1780 NAVAL BATTLE OF CAPE VINCENT [inscribed in legend below scene] “To Sr. G. B. RODNEY, Bart., ADML. of the WHITE & Kt. of the M...

1780 NAVAL BATTLE OF CAPE VINCENT [inscribed in legend below scene] "To Sr. G. B. RODNEY, Bart., ADML. of the WHITE & Kt. of the Most Hon: Order of the BATH &c. This Representation of the Defeat of a Squadron of Spanish [...more]

Estimate: $400 - $800

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Lot 36: PROFILE OF LIEUTENANT WILLIAM LIMBERLY, ROYAL NAVY, 1781 Unknown artist, 18th c. British School. Watercolor on paper, 4 x 3 in. ov...

PROFILE OF LIEUTENANT WILLIAM LIMBERLY, ROYAL NAVY, 1781 Unknown artist, 18th c. British School. Watercolor on paper, 4 x 3 in. oval (view), within period 6 7/8 x 5 3/4 in. oval, carved and painted frame; inscribed on [...more]

Estimate: $900 - $1500

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Lot 37: GOVERNOR JOHN HANCOCK GIVES NAVAL ORDERS, 1782 Hancock, John (1737-1793), President of the Continental Congress; Governor of Massac...

GOVERNOR JOHN HANCOCK GIVES NAVAL ORDERS, 1782 Hancock, John (1737-1793), President of the Continental Congress; Governor of Massachusetts. ALS initialed "J.H." and dated 8 July 1782 at Boston, with docketed integral address [...more]

Estimate: $10000 - $15000

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Lot 38: 1772 REGULATIONS AND INSTRUCTIONS: THE BASIS FOR AMERICA’S FIRST NAVAL RULES (British Admiralty Office). REGULATIONS AND INSTRUCTI...

1772 REGULATIONS AND INSTRUCTIONS: THE BASIS FOR AMERICA'S FIRST NAVAL RULES (British Admiralty Office). REGULATIONS AND INSTRUCTIONS RELATING TO HIS MAJESTY'S SERVICE AT SEA. ESTABLISHED BY HIS MAJESTY IN COUNCIL. THE [...more]

Estimate: $1000 - $3000

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Lot 39: TREATISE ON THE CULTIVATION OF HEMP AND THE FABRICATION OF NAVAL CORDAGE, 1747 DUHAMEL DU MONCEAU, Henry Louis. Traité de la Fabri...

TREATISE ON THE CULTIVATION OF HEMP AND THE FABRICATION OF NAVAL CORDAGE, 1747 DUHAMEL DU MONCEAU, Henry Louis. Traité de la Fabrique des Manœuvres pour les Vaisseaux ou l'Art de la corderie perfectionné. Par M. Du Hamel [...more]

Estimate: $3000 - $4000

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Lot 40: EYEWITNESS ACCOUNT OF JOHN PAUL JONES AND THE BATTLE OF FLAMBOROUGH HEAD, 1779 THOMAS DE RUSSY, DS, partially-printed, folio sheet...

EYEWITNESS ACCOUNT OF JOHN PAUL JONES AND THE BATTLE OF FLAMBOROUGH HEAD, 1779 THOMAS DE RUSSY, DS, partially-printed, folio sheet, bifold, 2 pp. New York, 18 Sept. 1820; framed with a copperplate line engraving, The Engagement [...more]

Estimate: $900 - $1500

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Lot 41: WYOMING VALLEY ‘MASSACRE’ RELIC: THE WALLET OF LIEUTENANT COLONEL GEORGE DORRANCE George Dorrance (1735-1778) was born in Voluntow...

WYOMING VALLEY 'MASSACRE' RELIC: THE WALLET OF LIEUTENANT COLONEL GEORGE DORRANCE George Dorrance (1735-1778) was born in Voluntown, Connecticut, but relocated to the Wyoming Valley, a region in present-day northeastern [...more]

Estimate: $900 - $1500

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Lot 42: THE ONLY EXTANT REVOLUTIONARY WAR JAEGER RIFLE OF THE HESSE-HANAU FREICORPS Overall length: 43 3/4 in.; barrel: 28 5/8 in.; caliber...

THE ONLY EXTANT REVOLUTIONARY WAR JAEGER RIFLE OF THE HESSE-HANAU FREICORPS Overall length: 43 3/4 in.; barrel: 28 5/8 in.; caliber: 0.575; weight: 8.2 pounds This Hanau-made military rifle is the pattern carried by the [...more]

Estimate: $25000 - $35000

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Lot 43: AMERICAN SHORT SABER, 1760-1785 This short saber is a form which appears to have been produced as early as the French & Indian War...

AMERICAN SHORT SABER, 1760-1785 This short saber is a form which appears to have been produced as early as the French & Indian War and through the Revolutionary period by some currently unidentified swordsmith in New England, [...more]

Estimate: $2000 - $3000

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Lot 44: NEW ENGLAND CLUB BUTT FOWLER The first guns made by colonial American gunsmiths were fowlers, arms that could provide for the tabl...

NEW ENGLAND CLUB BUTT FOWLER The first guns made by colonial American gunsmiths were fowlers, arms that could provide for the table, but also used for defense when necessary. As with most early American arms, this club-butt [...more]

Estimate: $1000 - $2000

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Lot 45: BRITISH (TOWER) PATTERN 1757 ‘MARINE & MILITIA’ MUSKET Overall length: 57 ¾ in.; barrel length: 42 in.; bore: 0.75 As the Royal N...

BRITISH (TOWER) PATTERN 1757 'MARINE & MILITIA' MUSKET Overall length: 57 3/4 in.; barrel length: 42 in.; bore: 0.75 As the Royal Navy put itself on a war footing in 1755, a permanent "Corps of Marines" was authorized [...more]

Estimate: $2000 - $3000

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Lot 46: AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR ‘ESSEX’ CARTRIDGE BOX AND BELT American Revolutionary War cartridge box of the pattern known to some co...

AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR 'ESSEX' CARTRIDGE BOX AND BELT American Revolutionary War cartridge box of the pattern known to some collectors as the "Essex" box, due to a few identified examples either found in Essex County, [...more]

Estimate: $3500 - $5500

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Lot 47: MID-18TH CENTURY BRITISH REGIMENTAL DRUM With wooden shell painted with a dark blue (almost black) shield bearing the cipher ‘IR’ a...

MID-18TH CENTURY BRITISH REGIMENTAL DRUM With wooden shell painted with a dark blue (almost black) shield bearing the cipher 'IR' and edging in gold, surrounded by a wreath of gold and green and to its right, a patterned [...more]

Estimate: $4000 - $5000

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Lot 48: BRITISH DRUM SLING,CIRCA 1775 This rare example of a British drum sling or belt is of a form used to support a field or snare drum...

BRITISH DRUM SLING,CIRCA 1775 This rare example of a British drum sling or belt is of a form used to support a field or snare drum during the 18th century. It consists of a 2 3/4 inch-wide strap of buff leather, 49 inches [...more]

Estimate: $500 - $750

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Lot 49: BRITISH OR AMERICAN SPONTOON, CIRCA 1775 A spontoon dating from the 2nd half of the 18th century of classic British form, although ...

BRITISH OR AMERICAN SPONTOON, CIRCA 1775 A spontoon dating from the 2nd half of the 18th century of classic British form, although it may be an American copy, having a 7 7/8 in. L, leaf-shaped blade to the spear or head [...more]

Estimate: $1000 - $2000

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Lot 50: AMERICAN SPONTOON, CIRCA 1778 Spontoon or “espontoon” of American-make, c. 1778, with 10 in. L x 1 ¾ in. W blade (clear of socket)...

AMERICAN SPONTOON, CIRCA 1778 Spontoon or "espontoon" of American-make, c. 1778, with 10 in. L x 1 3/4 in. W blade (clear of socket) set on a 75 1/2 inch-long, wooden haft or staff stained or painted a reddish or 'Spanish [...more]

Estimate: $2000 - $4000

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