February 14, 2019 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
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Civil War Souvenirs, Incl. Gettysburg Toy Pistol and Textile

Lot of 4, including early souvenir of the Gettysburg battlefield, a toy revolver carved from wood, approx. 10.25 x 4.5 in., likely circa 1940s-50s, stamped "July 1, 2, 3, 1863 Gettysburg, PA." Surface wear to pistol, some areas of surface loss/abrasions.

Cotton with printed vignettes, 17.5 x 18.5 in., "Souvenir of Gettysburg." Maker unknown. Textile includes a collage of vignettes depicting notable monuments and locations at Gettysburg. Few light spots, some fraying along edges. 

Memorial badge, 2.75 x 3 in., for "Comrades of the Battlefield," for "Those who bled under our flag." Red enamel detail, safety pin back. Stamped metal. Few blemishes on badge, some light scratches.

The "Boys" in Camp Thomas: Chickamauga=Chattanooga National Military Park, Georgia. Chattanooga, TN: A.W. Sidebottom, 1898. Booklet with paper wrappers, 6 x 9.5 in. Containing 70 plates providing a "...choice selection of camp scenes taken among the 50,000 troops now in Camp Thomas; a large number of the finer monuments in Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Military Park..." and more. Few minor spots/stains on covers and internal pages. 

Provenance:Property from the Inventory of Rex Stark

Estimate: $100 - $200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$108
02/14/2019

 

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