Lot 398    

Pair of Burman and Ricardo Spurs,
2008, Historic Americana Auction, Dec 4 & 5
includes a unsigned Burman pair with engraved steel with both engraved silver and nickel mounts and inlay, with original heel chains and tooled leather straps, steel marked Hand Forged Steel with 10 spiked 1.75" diameter rowels and 3.25" yoke width, AND an unsigned Ricardo pair forged nickel with applied brass horses head on outside of yoke end, engraved shank with 1.15" diameter 10 spike rowels, newer leather.

Condition:  
Both VG to EXC.
Sold: $1,140.00
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

don't miss

an opportunity to bid. You can't win if you're not in.

sign up to bid

what's it worth?

ask the experts

sell your item

start selling
CDV of General Heintzelman and Staff,
Lot # 82 - CDV of General Heintzelman and Staff,
includes General Heintzelman front row 2nd from left, Bvt. Brig Gen. Charles H. Hoyt rear 2nd from right, Major Granville E. Johnson front far right, Bvt. Brig. Gen. Charles S. Tripler front 2nd from right, and other officers. Imprint of A.F. Smith, Columbus, Ohio. Samuel Peter Heintzelman (1805–80)... > Item Details
1877 History of Monroe County NY,
Lot # 1331 - 1877 History of Monroe County NY,
full title being 1788 History of Monroe County, New York; With Illustrations Descriptive of its Scenery, Palatial Residences, Public Buildings, Fine Blocks, and Important Manufactories, from Original Sketches by Artists of the Highest Ability., anonymous, 1877, Philadelphia, Everts, Ensign & Everts,... > Item Details
Seven Early English Vellum Documents,
Lot # 1288 - Seven Early English Vellum Documents,
all are approximately 25" x 30" with wax and impressed paper seals, dates include 1785, 1832 (2), 1836, 1844, 1865, and 1866, some are two and four part indentures, all being various types of legal contracts. > Item Details
Photograph Archive of General Thomas E. Merrill,
Lot # 1162 - Photograph Archive of General Thomas E. Merrill,
lot of 18 images with smallest being a 2.5" x 3.5" silver gelatin print and largest being 7.75" x 9.75" silver print. The earliest shows Thomas as a young Captain wearing winter wool uniform. Another shows him in dress blues with Philippine Insurrection campaign medal, and another shows him mounted ... > Item Details
Edward J. Dempsey Political, Personal & Legal Archive, Early Cincinnati Charterite,
Lot # 1511 - Edward J. Dempsey Political, Personal & Legal Archive, Early Cincinnati Charterite,
this archive includes 14 large format photographs. These include several portraits of Dempsey seated in his office, Dempsey swearing in his son John to office, Edward answering an old style candlestick telephone, Edward opening and reading a letter, Dempsey signing a city document as mayor and more.... > Item Details
Scarce French 1860 Book on Mormons,
Lot # 1770 - Scarce French 1860 Book on Mormons,
Remy, Jules. Voyage au Pays des Mormons Relation; Geographic Histoire Naturelle Histoire Theologie Moeurs Et Coutumes. Paris: E. Dentu, 1860. Small 8vo, 2 volume set in half Moroccan with gilt titles on spines and brown cloth boards, marbled end papers and paste downs, 432pp & 544pp, with all plates... > Item Details
$1000 CSA Bond,
Lot # 1045 - $1000 CSA Bond,
with oval bust of Stonewall Jackson, dated Feb. 20, 1863, with 8 coupons attached to bottom, framed, 14.5" square. > Item Details
Bill of Sale For A Slave, North Carolina, 1852,
Lot # 1676 - Bill of Sale For A Slave, North Carolina, 1852,
8.5" x 12" plain letter sheet manuscript document transferring one fifty year old African American male named Hilgard from one J.B. Marth to Henry A. Ellis for the sum of $250, in Beaufort County, archivally framed, 10.75" x 15.75". > Item Details
Sixth Plate Ambrotype of A Horse-Drawn Stake-Bed Wagon,
Lot # 1366 - Sixth Plate Ambrotype of A Horse-Drawn Stake-Bed Wagon,
with 5 horses hitched to wagon with driver standing beside one horse. This freight wagon is on a dirt street with frame country store behind, location unknown, mounted in full case. > Item Details
CDV of an African American Servant of a Boston Brahman,
Lot # 48 - CDV of an African American Servant of a Boston Brahman,
with pencil inscription on reverse reading John MacKay/Servant to-/Thos. B. & John A. Fox, with imprint of Marshall & co., Boston.Thomas Bayley Fox (1808-1876), graduate of Harvard Law & Divinity schools and was a regular contributor to the Christian Register, Christian Inquirer, Christian Examiner ... > Item Details
Fine Photograph of a Cowboy and Indian Playing Cards by Carpenter of Telluride, Colorado
Lot # 1827 - Fine Photograph of a Cowboy and Indian Playing Cards by Carpenter of Telluride, Colorado
7.25 x 9.5" collotype signed in the negative Life on the Plains and a script copyright Carpenter. Mautz (1997) indicates Carpenter was active in Telluride in the early 90s. This image probably post-1900. > Item Details
1900 Plains Indian Style Beaded Costume from L.E. Stilz & Bro., Philadelphia,
Lot # 1840 - 1900 Plains Indian Style Beaded Costume from L.E. Stilz & Bro., Philadelphia,
bonnet, jacket, pants, belt and illustrated cover from company, with bonnet having domestic turkey feathers, beaded with American Flags, jacket, pants and belt all with matching polychrome bead work on heavy linen fabric, label from Louis E. Stilz & Bros., Philadelphia. Waist size approx. 28". > Item Details
CDV of George Armstrong Custer,
Lot # 471 - CDV of George Armstrong Custer,
as Brigadier General with Maj. Gen. Custer. printed in lower margin. A vignetted copy shot from the original cdv illustrated by Katz in Custer in Photographs (K-29), dated on or about February 15, 1864, by Mathew Brady & Co. Includes the following verso manuscript Katz K29 Page 25 Feb 15, 1864 Mathe... > Item Details
Full-Plate Hand-Colored Tintype of a Woman,
Lot # 1422 - Full-Plate Hand-Colored Tintype of a Woman,
half-length hand-colored portrait of a young lady, 6.4” x 8.25”. > Item Details
Chain Type Washington Inaugural Button
Lot # 21 - Chain Type Washington Inaugural Button
1.35" diameter (34.45mm) with initials of 13 original states each in the link of a chain, surrounding garter with Long Live The President surrounding GW. > Item Details
John F. Kennedy Secretarially Signed Letter
Lot # 1570 - John F. Kennedy Secretarially Signed Letter
1p, n.d., on House of Representatives stationary, addressed to "Maurice", congratulating a supporter. > Item Details
Twelve Post-War Political Letters from Union Officers Supporting the Campaign of James G. Blaine,
Lot # 1032 - Twelve Post-War Political Letters from Union Officers Supporting the Campaign of James G. Blaine,
all political in nature and written from various campaign offices supporting the election of James G. Blaine and John "Blackjack" Logan. Includes the following: Brig. Genl. Gresham Q. Walter (93rd Ind); Jacob H. Sypher (Col. 11th U.S. Colored Artillery); Samuel Fessenden (7th Maine Battery); 2 from... > Item Details
Three Copies of Scarce North Carolina Imprint from the Run-Up to the Civil War,
Lot # 1047 - Three Copies of Scarce North Carolina Imprint from the Run-Up to the Civil War,
all entitled Speech of T.N. Crumpler of Ashe, On Federal Regulations, Delivered in the House of Commons, Jan. 10, 1861, 1861, Raleigh, N.C., printed at the office of the Raleigh Register, 8vo in self wraps, hand-sewn bindings, 16pp. > Item Details
Ten Excellent Anthony <i>War For the Union</i> Civil War Stereoviews,
Lot # 121 - Ten Excellent Anthony War For the Union Civil War Stereoviews,
all 3.25" x 7" on flat yellow printed card stock and includes the following titles; View from the Union Fort Sedgwick, called by the Rebel soldiers "Fort Hell"; Double Turretted Monitor Onondaga, on the James River.; Tent Life of the 31st Pennsylvania Regiment; Interior of the Union Fort Sedgwick, c... > Item Details
Jackson Mammoth Plate Photograph of <i>Veta Pass</i> With Trains,
Lot # 304 - Jackson Mammoth Plate Photograph of Veta Pass With Trains,
albumen print, 16.75" x 21" on slightly larger original mat, matted and framed (26" x 30.75"), marked in negative lower left 1017 Veta Pass and lower right W.H. Jackson & Co. Phot. Denver. > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: