Details: 6Pcs This lot consists of 19th century Civil War era tin and copper alloy mess gear or camp items including a United States Army 1874 Civil War soldiers mess cup with the "US" stamp on tapered handle, a handheld coffee or grain grinder that deposits into a cup and a handheld strainer with wooden handle. Also included are a a copper plate and pail with handle, and a metal tea or coffee pot.
Cup: 4" Diameter, 4.1" H
Grinder: 7" W x 8" H (including handle)
Pot with spout, Strainer: 8" W x 5" H
Plate: 7.5" Diameter
Pail with handle up: 6.25" Diameter x 7.25" H
This lot is from the estate of a 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 in fair to very good condition, appear fully functional, and may show signs of normal period wear that may include patina, abrasions, rust and soiling.
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