August 09, 2018 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


Lot of Civil War Camp Items with Attributions

Lot consists of six items carried by soldiers during the American Civil War, including chess set, pocket mirror, compasses, ruler, and a set of bone and wood dominoes.  Ruler is marked "Sergt. W.R. Opdyke. Co F. 11th Regt. N.J. Vol. 1863" on one side, with "Hookers Old DIvision. HANCOCK CORPS." with III Corps badge painted with red I Division colors.  Smaller compass is marked "1865/1865".  Pocket mirror cover carved with VI Corps division badge with numeral "5" along with initials "HLT".  Chess set box carved with shield and wreath with lid carved with "CD" in shield with crossed swords.  


Good condition overall, some tarnishing to metal items.  Chess set and dominoes are incomplete.

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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