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    Assorted Civil War Accessories; ID'd Gauntlets, Hard Tack, Prayer Book, 28th Illinois Sutler's Token. Grouping of Civil War and veteran's accessories to include;
    (1) Pair fine leather gauntlets in excellent condition, pencil inscription on the interiors "Col Hoffman 56th Regt P.V." (2) Piece of hardtack measuring 3" X 3", solid condition but showing moderate losses. (3) Sutler Token reading "D.B. Smith 2 Cents in Goods 28th Ill Regt." 1", reverse blank, obverse shows wear. (4) Soldiers Prayer Book, inscribed in pencil in the front cover "H.Jos Pille Chicago Ills 1864", back page inscribed " Columbia Ky June 16/64, On the Bluffs of the Mississippi River". (5) Pair of Civil War era wool socks in excellent condition. (6) Model 1858 smooth sided canteen with remains of white paint, missing lower loop. (7) Civil War era "housewife", tarred linen exterior. (8) Cased straight razor with horn handle. (9) Gettysburg Cyclorama booklet showing edge and spine wear. (10) 1892 Loyal Legion booklet "Gen'l A.McD. McCook at Stone River", detached cover. (11) 44th Annual Encampment Dept of Illinois G.A.R. 1910 medal in excellent condition.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    13th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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