Assembled group of 48-piece Civil War ephemera found in Middle Tennessee, including numerous dug items. Group consisting of twenty-seven (27) military and militia uniform buttons, some of the period, some Confederate reunion and others 20th century; seven (7) brass buckles and breastplates; two (2) artillery shells; one (1) canister shot; two (2) brass uniform pins; six (6) pieces of Confederate paper money; 1 sixteenth-plate tintype of a Union soldier; and sheet music titled "Just Before the Battle Mother", published 1865 in Richmond, Virginia by J. W. Davies & Sons. Lot also includes a Cuban 5 cent fractional note dated 1896. Mid/late 19th century. Provenance: Private Middle Tennessee Collection. CONDITION: Relics in dug, as found, condition. Currency is circulated and ranges from good to poor condition. Sheet music with period inscriptions, toning and staining.
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