Civil War Era


The little ol'  pocketknife was probably the most used cutting edge item in the Civil War.  The sheer utility alone made them must carry tools.  The lightweight properties made them unobtrusive.

Period correct examples show up for sale here periodically.  If you're into history, whether it be Civil War history or knife history, these knives make great collectibles.


WADE AND BUTCHER HORN CIVIL WAR ERA RAZOR

WADE AND BUTCHER HORN CIVIL WAR ERA RAZOR

WADE & BUTCHER SHEFFIELD (1800's)--RAZOR-6 INCHES CLOSED-BLADE SHOWS USE-HORN HANDLES BUG OR WORM BITES BUT LOT OF CHARACTOR IF WANT A OLD DISPLOAY IT..
1 In Stock

Item # 15638

$15.00


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      ANTIQUE VINTAGE W H WRAGG SHEFFIELD GENUINE STAG FOLDING HUNTER c1850-1875

ANTIQUE VINTAGE W H WRAGG SHEFFIELD GENUINE STAG FOLDING HUNTER c1850-1875

EXCELLENT USED CONDITION ANTIQUE VINTAGE W.H. WRAGG SHEFFIELD GENUINE STAG FOLDING HUNTER c1850-1875 , 4 5/8" APPROX. CLOSED LENGTH , GENUINE DEER STA..
1 In Stock

Item # 15617

$130.00


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SHEFFIELD FOLDING BOWIE WOSTENHOLM I*XL

SHEFFIELD FOLDING BOWIE WOSTENHOLM I*XL

GEORGE WOSTENHOMS I*X. L. CUTLERY (1850-1890)--LARGE FOLDING BOWIE-5 1/4 INCHES CLOSED-2 BLADES MARKED TIGHT AND POWERFUL SNAPS, MAIN HAS BEEN RESHAPE..
1 In Stock

Item # 15588

$525.00


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STONE PIPE AND 1791 COIN

STONE PIPE AND 1791 COIN

OLD STONE PIPE LIKE CIVIL WAR ERA SOLDIERS USED PLUS A COIN MARKED 1791 DUTCH COIN N.Y. USED IN THE NEW WORLD...
1 In Stock

Item # 15319

$33.00


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CIVIL WAR ERA PROVIDENCE R. I. BOWIE

CIVIL WAR ERA PROVIDENCE R. I. BOWIE

SOME OF MAKERS NAME INITIALS ONLY VISIBLE BUT PROVIDENCE IS (AMERICAN BOWIE CIVIL WAR)--SMALL BOWIE-FULL BLADE SOME TARNISH-FINE GENUINE STAG HANDLES ..
1 In Stock

Item # 13132

$429.00 $499.00


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RARE CIVIL WAR SLOT KNIFE NEW YORK KNIFE CO.

RARE CIVIL WAR SLOT KNIFE NEW YORK KNIFE CO.

NEW YORK KNIFE CO. WALDEN N. Y. (SLOT KNIVES CARRIED BY UNION SOLDIERS IN CAMP TO EAT WITH, WHILE A LOT OF THE TIMES THEY CARRIED THE KNIFE ALONE ON D..
1 In Stock

Item # 10367

$325.00


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2 CAMP KNIVES AETNA WORKS

2 CAMP KNIVES AETNA WORKS

LANDERS FRARY & CLARK AETNA WORKS (1800's)--CAMP KNIVES-BLADES MARKED AS SO-IVORY HANDLES SMALL TIGHT HAIRLINE WITH SMALL IRON PIN IN SIDE OF HANDLE...
1 In Stock

Item # 10366

$24.00


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INDIAN TRADE OR CIVIL WAR REENACTOR SIDE KNIFE

INDIAN TRADE OR CIVIL WAR REENACTOR SIDE KNIFE

CARBON SIDE KNIFE MADE BY REENACTOR & MAKER--BOWIE SYLE INDIAN TRADE PIONEER OR COLONIAL TYPE-13 INCHES OVERALL LENGTH-CARBON BLADE WITH IRON GUARD-HA..
1 In Stock

Item # 10358

$45.00


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OLD 1800's SHEFFIELD R. S. BUTCHER

OLD 1800's SHEFFIELD R. S. BUTCHER

R. S. BUTCHER SUPERIOR QUALITY SHEFFIELD (1730-1868)--FIGHTING CAMP-5 1/4 INCHES CLOSED-HUGE CURVED BLADE-OLD SHEFFIELD GENUINE STAG HANDLES TIGHT CRA..
1 In Stock

Item # 10300

$359.00 $379.00


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LAMSON GOODNOWS. FALLS WORKS-RUSSELL & CO. G.R.W KNIVES

LAMSON GOODNOWS. FALLS WORKS-RUSSELL & CO. G.R.W KNIVES

LAMSON GOODNOW & CO. S. FALLS WORKS (1853-1860)--9 3/4 INCHES-FULL BLADE ORIGINAL LUSTER SOME TARNISH-YELLOW ALL NATURAL HANDLE. J. RUSSELL & CO. GRE..
1 In Stock

Item # 10231

$25.00


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SET OF 3 SHEFFIELD CIVIL WAR ERA.

SET OF 3 SHEFFIELD CIVIL WAR ERA.

FURNESS BANNISTER & CO. MANUFACTURES (LOOK TO BE CIVIL WAR ERA)--3 CAMP KNIVES-10 INCHES OVERALL LENGTH-YELLOW NATURAL HANDLES TINY RIVET IN SIDE WITH..
1 In Stock

Item # 10214

$25.00


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2 CIVIL WAR ERA CAMP KNIVES

2 CIVIL WAR ERA CAMP KNIVES

LAMSON  GOODNOW & CO. S. FALLS WORKS (1853-1860)--TRUE CIVIL WAR ERA. CAMP KNIVES-10 INCHES OVERALL LENGTH- BLADES WELL MARKED-NATURAL YELLOW HANDLES ..
1 In Stock

Item # 10213

$24.00


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CIVIL WAR ERA UNUSUAL HORSE BLEEDER WITH SURGICAL BLADE

CIVIL WAR ERA UNUSUAL HORSE BLEEDER WITH SURGICAL BLADE

F. HERDER (spade) (1727-1927)--FLEEM OR BLEEDER TYPE USED CIVIL WAR AND W. W. l ONLY THIS ALSO HAS A CUTTING OR SCAPEL BLADE, NEVER SEEN THIS BEFORE-W..
1 In Stock

Item # 10210

$179.00


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1800'S  TRENT WORKS SHEFFIELD

1800'S TRENT WORKS SHEFFIELD

WESTE & SON TRENTON WORKS SHEFFIELD (1800's)--BAREHEAD JACK-2 BLADES MARKED FIRST LETTER NOT CLEAR MAY NOT BE A W BUT SEEM TO MAKE SENSE TO ME BLADES ..
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Item # 15318

$45.00


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AMES Cutlery (1800s Civil War Era) ~ Tuxedo PEN Knife ~ RARE Famous Bowie maker,, TORTOISE SHELL!!!

AMES Cutlery (1800s Civil War Era) ~ Tuxedo PEN Knife ~ RARE Famous Bowie maker,, TORTOISE SHELL!!!

AMES Cutlery (1800s Civil War Era) ~ Tuxedo PEN Knife   About 2 5/8" closed.  This knife dates back to the Civil War Era and is a very HIGH Quality Kn..
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Item # 14234

$155.00


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3 camp LANDERS FRARY CLARK AETNA WORKS RATTAIL STAG

3 camp LANDERS FRARY CLARK AETNA WORKS RATTAIL STAG

LANDERS FRARY & CLARK AETNA WORKS (1865 TO ?? CIVIL WAR ?)--CAMP KNIVES-10 1/4 INCHES OVERALL LENGTH-RATTAIL STAG HANDLES...
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Item # 10347

$18.00


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WOSTENHOLM CELEBRATED I*X.L. WAHINGTON WORKS SHEFFIELD RAZOR

WOSTENHOLM CELEBRATED I*X.L. WAHINGTON WORKS SHEFFIELD RAZOR

GEORGE WOSTENHOLM I*X.L. CELEBRATED I*X.L. WASHINGTON WORKS SHEFFIELD (1848-1890)--RAZOR-6 1/2 INCHES OVERALL LENGTH-NOSE NOTCH BLADE MARKED-BUFFALO H..
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Item # 10323

$39.00


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