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Group of Civil War Items Owned by William F. Clarke, Company A, 1st Connecticut Volunteer Cavalry

Auction:
3305M
Lot:
294
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

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Auction:
Sale #3305M - 3305M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 04, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Group of Civil War Items Owned by William F. Clarke, Company A, 1st Connecticut Volunteer Cavalry, c. 1861-65, a Model 1860 Light Cavalry saber and scabbard, brass-tacked box, CDV of Clarke in uniform, a Moore .32 caliber engraved revolver, pocket mirror, kersey-covered bull's-eye canteen and strap, hoof-cleaning knife, Colt Model 1849 pocket revolver serial number 150150, a pair of hand-knit stockings, a pipe, snuff box, and other personal items.
Estimate $800-1,200

All have some wear from use but in overall good condition. Moore revolver cylinder turns when cocked, Colt 1849 functions properly and is all matching including the wedge.


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