Details: This lot consists of two Antique 18th Century Memo Pad from our Civil War Estate Collection.
These rare antique notebooks, sometimes made of bone or ivory, were used with grease pencil by officers during the Civil War. The case and thin sheets fold into a sturdy, pocket-sized book to allow easy transport.
This lot is from the estate of a very well-known and well-respected lifetime Civil War collector in Upstate New York. Worth Auctions will feature scores of antique firearms, edged weapons, paintings, and unusual items over the next few months. A selection of post-1898 firearms by major manufacturers will also be featured.
National Book Auctions will also sell the thousands of rare and collectible volumes which cover nearly every notable personage and event of the Civil War including regimental histories.
Condition / Notes: These items are well preserved and show signs of age and wear that may include patina, abrasions, rust and soiling. The fanning action and metal clasps on these items are nicely functional.
For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $6.50