News about Confederate Collectibles
Witness to history: Confederate gavel Lincoln discussed on night of assassination
DENVER, Pa. – April 15, 1865 is a date that will forever be associated with the assassination of America’s 16th president, Abraham Lincoln. While volumes have been written about shooter John Wilkes Booth’s cowardly act, and the valiant fight to save Lincoln’s life, not as much is commonly known about the hours leading up to […]
Scarce Confederate revolver featured in Heritage June 6 auction
DALLAS – A Confederate revolver, one of only about 1,000 of its kind, will find a new home when it is sold in Heritage Auctions’ Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction June 6. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.
Confederate money: strong dollar
NEW YORK – Scooby Doo fans will remember the classic TV episode, A Night of Fright is No Delight, where the Scooby gang spends the night in a haunted mansion to collect an inheritance from an eccentric millionaire only to find out at the end that the money is Confederate currency and deemed worthless as […]
Bowl presented to Confederate officer commands attention at Keystone auction Oct. 29
YORK, Pa. – Keystone Auctions LLC will present its quarterly fine antiques and art auction Oct. 29. The auction will begin at 9 a.m. at the Keystone Auction Gallery, with absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.com.