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    Group Identified to Capt Elias M. Pierce Company D 111th Pa Infantry Consisting of: (1) Pair of Smith's Patent Infantry Captain shoulder straps with stenciled makers marks on the reverse, wool facings show small areas of mothing.
    (2) Brass compass measuring 1 3/8", cracked glass, reverse etched "E.M.P.". (3) Brass Hunter & Dog rifle powder flask, both sides dented. (4) Sixth plate ambrotype of seated soldier wearing an enlisted frock coat and sporting a pistol and bowie knife tucked into his belt. Housed in a clean gutta percha case with rococo designs on the covers. (5) Rough powder horn. (6) Wood peg inscribed "Peg from house built by Christian Lehman 1845. (7) Pair of leather-faced brass binoculars measuring 5 3/4" closed, lenses borders marked "Ballad Fabt Paris", both front sun shields exhibits notes reading "Hands Off D.H.S.".
    Elias M. Pierce enlisted on 12/18/1861 as a Captain. On 12/18/1861 he was commissioned into "D" Co. PA 111th Infantry and resigned on 4/25/1862.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    13th Saturday
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