A Robert E. Lee Signed Matthew Brady Photograph will sell as lot 12034 of Centurion Auctions May 29th, 2015 Militaria & Firearm Auction. This original Matthew Brady & Co photo signed R E Lee (Robert E. Lee) below the photo in the lower right in iron gall ink. The photo was taken April 16th 1865 at Lee's home in Richmond.
The Firearm Collection of Nick Luetzow is consigned to sell in Centurion's May 2015 Militaria & Firearm Auction. Centurion specializes in the acquisition, marketing, and sale of Firearm Collections. Nick has been an avid shooter since childhood and actively collecting since 1996. Centurion sincerely thanks Nick for the opportunity to bring his Firearm Collection to market.
Firearm Auction of modern, antique, military, flintlock, percussion guns. Buy from more than 150 lots of firearms, ammunition, and accessories in the March 18th 2015 Militaria & Firearm Auction. The auction includes the sale of firearms from collections across the U.S., to include
The Ford Motor Company Model 8 Helmet is an experimental military helmet produced for the US Government in 1918. Ford only manufactured about 1300 of this rare experimental military helmet. This helmet carries a rather unique appearance, having a moving metal visor which would cover the face. The interior of the helmet featured a three pad liner system.
Collection of WWII Veteran Joseph R. Cirillo will come to market in Centurion's March 18th, 2015 Militaria & Firearm Auction. Items in this collection were brought back by Cirillo following the War. The items are consigned by his family, who wish the items to go to collectors who will care for and preserve them for future generations.
1916 United States Naval Academy Ring of Rear Admiral Dennis Leo Ryan Discovered While Metal Detecting
1916 United States Naval Academy Graduation Ring belonging to Rear Admiral Dennis Leo Ryan (January 14th, 1894 - February 8, 1966). This ring was discovered by the consignor while metal detecting at Croatan Sound in Manteo, NC. It was buried approximately 4 feet below the sandy surface. The discovery of this ring is a wonderful historical metal detecting find. It is not known how the ring came to be buried at Croatan Sound or just how long it may have sat buried below the earth.
Centurion Auctions will bring to market a rare Conference Room Chair from the Kehlsteinhaus (Eagle’s Nest) at Obersalzberg in Berchtesgaden in the March 2015 Militaria & Firearm Auction. This chair was taken from the Eagles Nest in 1945 by General Joseph "Bud" Harper and was later given by Gen. Harper to Franklin Bloodworth. The chair is consigned by the Bloodworth family and is accompanied by a signed letter from Gen. Harper.
Although Coatesville Pennsylvania was founded by Moses Coates in 1787, the civic activities and business acumen of the Pennock family forged an everlasting bond, connecting the family to the growth, development, and success of Coatesville and the surrounding area. Throughout Coatesville, many of the historic markers and buildings are associated with the Pennock family.
A Rare WWII German Fallschirmjager Paratrooper Helmet attracts the eye of collectors. This WWII German Paratrooper Helmet was acquired directly from the attic of the estate from the veteran who brought it back following the war. This paratrooper helmet, along with other headgear, edged weapons and firearms were located in a box in the attic, where they most likely sat for the past 60+ years.