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Welcome to Stewart's Military Antiques!

Our goal is to provide fellow collectors and historians with quality military collectibles and rare examples of 19th Century Photography.

With 40 years of experience in the field, we can provide the serious hobbyist or novice collector with items seldom offered elsewhere. Our lifetime guarantee of authenticity and our liberal 5-day inspection time, assures our customer that they can buy with confidence from Stewarts'.

A brief guide to navigating our site, if you are interested in a particular nationality to view, simply click on the appropriate national icon on the left side of the screen this will pull all of that nationalities items onto one page for you to view. Or use our Search Box for a specific item. A new feature located at the top is the SITE NEWS section. Just click on that for the full story.

We invite you to visit our online catalog and ask you to please bookmark this site as our inventory is constantly changing and we update our site nearly every day. Our site is up 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  We are available in the office usually Monday through Friday between 9 to 4. Sometimes we are out of town at a show but we do answer our e-mails while we are away of you have questions.

We are also active buyers of quality militaria from Civil War through WWII.

Should you have one item or a collection, please contact us for a fair offer. We hope that you will find something of interest for your collection. Please Enjoy!, and please e-mail us your comments on our website

Larry & Terri Stewart
Stewart's Military Antiques E-Mail:
Lstew14244@aol.com or sales@stewartsmilitaryantiques.com

PO Box 1492, Mesa, Arizona 85211-1492


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French WWI Pioneer Specialty Insignia, Horizon Blue Wool
Original era manufacture. Horizon blue wool disc measuring 45 mm across, hand stitched red wool crossed pick and shovel, light age and wear.
US Civil War, M1863 Bullseye Canteen, Original Cover
Original era manufacture. When we first purchased this old canteen, it came with a very mousey and tattered tan canvas cover, installed when
US M1873 45-70 Rifle Trowel Bayonet
Original era manufacture. Experimental bayonet from the early 1870s. The blade is clean, displaying a dark steel patina on the underside, with no
British Early 19th Century, Brass Barreled Flintlock Pistol, London
Original era manufacture. This is definitely a restoration project, but has lots of potential. The overall length is 15 inches, with a brass
US WWI 35th Division Doughboy Helmet, Santa Fe Division
Original era manufacture. Standard pattern M1917 steel helmet with a rough combat finish. Stenciled Santa Fe division emblem on each side, with a
Japanese WWII Navy Marked, Portable Compass & Case
Original era manufacture. Nice quality compass, which appears to have been designed to mount to a tripod. Measures 3.75 inches across the top, and
US WWII 101st Airborne SSI with Tab
Original era manufacture. Cotton embroidered, cut edge patch which does not glow under a UV light. Complete with a yellow cotton on black
German WWII Tin Fuze Igniter Box
Original era manufacture. Water proof tin box with most of its original paint finish intact. Portions of the top label remain, more on the interior
US WWII M1 Carbine Magazine Pouch JQMD 1942
Original era manufacture. Very clean condition, light OD canvas pouch, with a stenciled US on the flap. Makers stamp on the reverse JQMD
US WWII Cased Purple Heart Unnamed
Original era manufacture. Slot brooch Purple Heart in its original case of issue with ribbon bar and lapel button. Normal age and wear, ribbon
US WWII Army Technician 5th Grade Chevrons
Original WWII mfg in unissued condition. Silver gray embroidery on dark blue cotton backing. Sold by the pair
US WWI Identified USMC Good Conduct & Victory Medal Grouping,
Original era manufacture. A nice little lot once worn with pride by Private James R. Potts USMC. The lot consists of the following; numbered
Japanese WWII Type 30 Bayonet, TALW, Guadalcanal Souvenir, USS Chenango
Original era manufacture. A recent estate purchased bayonet brought home from WWII by ARMC2 Roy Biby, who served as a rear-seat gunner, on a US
US WWI 6th Division Doughboy Helmet, The "Sightseeing-Sixth"
Original era manufacture. Standard pattern M1917 steel helmet with a rough combat finish. Hand painted 6th Division emblem on the helmets front.
US Civil War, Navy Petty Officer Sleeve Rate Pattern
Original era manufacture. Black design printed on linen, as I understand this, these were used as outlines, or patterns, for the sailor to embroider
US Post Civil War Iowa Veterans Ladder Badge, Co.E, 30th Iowa Volunteer Inf'y
Original period manufacture. Nickel silver ladder badge as worn by a member of Company E 30th Iowa Volunteer Infantry. The 30th Iowa was a 3 year
US M1890 NY State Helmet Plate
Original era manufacture. Stamped brass device with applied german silver numerals on the shield. Attaching loops and rings remain. Light age and
US Civil War, Gettysburg 50th Anniversary Ribbon, 142nd Pennsylvania, 1863-1913
Original era manufacture. A 50th Anniveray Battle of Gettysburg reunion ribbon, honoring the veterans of the 142nd Pennsylvania Volunteer who fought
US Civil War, Department of Illinois, GAR 27th Annual Encampent, 1893
Original era manufacture. Bright red silk ribbon with silver printing and fringed end. Measures 7 inches in length, no issues, maker marked on the
US Civil War Carbine Cleaning Brush
Original era manufacture. Excellent condition, brush pull-through as issued to Cavalry armed with carbines during the Civil War. Brush is about
US 19th Century, Militia Cross Belt Plate, 4th Regiment
Original era manufacture. Nickel finished brass cross belt plate with clipped corners and slightly convex. Separate applied number 4, large pinback
Austrian WWI Patriotic Pin, Minenwerfer
Original era manufacture. A large format badge measuring 42x44 mm with a pinback reverse. The obverse shows two helmeted soldiers man-handling a
US WWII Carlisle Bandage
Original era manufacture. Standard WWII GI Bandage issued to every soldier. Unopened can, right out of an original WWII cardboard box of 10. Minor
Japanese WWII Army EM Cap Insignia
We were fortunate to obtain a few original examples of this often missing enlisted hat emblem. They can be used on a variety of headgear to include
German WWI Ersatz Bayonet & Scabbard
Original period manufacture. All steel construction featuring a M98/05 style hilt with diagonal grooves on each side, thick steel guard with an
Japanese WWII Sergeant Major Collar Rank, Pair
Original era manufacture. A nice salty pair of multi-piece construction, with central yellow stripe and applied metal stars (one missing as shown),
US Vietnam Era, Bianchi, M66 Pistol Holster
Original era manufacture. A well made black leather holster for a large frame automatic, M1911, Browning Hi-Power. Brass snap closure, marked patent
Japanese WWII Brown Finished Ceramic Grenade INERT
Original period manufacture. Brown ceramic grenade with a rounded bottom and no damage to the lip. Empty of all explosives. Brown matt finish, no
US WWII British Made Canteen Cover
Original period manufacture. Light OD canvas canteen cover with a trace of the US stencil on the front. No holes stains or tears, just normal age
US Spanish American War Era Stamped Enamel Drinking Cup
Original era manufacture. One of a number of issue cups we experimented with prior to the adoption of the 1910 pattern canteen. Stamped tinned
US Spanish American War Era Stamped Steel Drinking Cup
Original era manufacture. One of a number of issue cups we experimented with prior to the adoption of the 1910 pattern canteen. Stamped tinned
GermanWWII Artillery Officer Shoulder Board,
Original era manufacture. A well used company grade officers strap, rank of Captain, but missing one of its rank pips.
US Indian Wars Era M1879 Rifle Combination Tool
Original era manufacture. Blue steel tool for the 45-70 Rifle & Carbine. Nicely marked and fully functional. Several in stock so minor details will
US WWI 1914 Betsy Ross Calendar Plate
Original era manufacture. 8" diameter ceramic plate with a full color depiction of General Washington admiring The first US Flag. Shows wear to the
US WWII M1 Carbine 15 Round Magazine, Union Hardware Mfg.
Original period manufacture. Blue steel finish 15 round magazines maker marked U on the spine for Union Hardware. We have several available, all
Belgian WWI, Identified, 13 Piece Medal & Photograph Lot
Original era manufacture. This walked into a local antique store last week while I was visiting there. It was brought in by the son of the man
US WWI M1910 Aluminum Messkit and Utensil set
Original era manufacture Clean. M1910 pattern bodied messkit with a WWI era knife fork and spoon. Normal age and wear. Knife is
German WWII, Small NSDAP Flag, Double Sided
Original era manufacture. All cotton construction, sleeved on one end for hanging. There is a white disc with a black printed swastika on each side
US WWII Distinguished Flying Cross, Complete, Cased
Original era manufacture. Attractive bronze medal with its original ribbon and slot brooch suspension bar. Unnamed with an original case, lapel
US Pre WWI, Punitive Expedition Era, Army Carlisle Bandage, 1916
Original era manufacture. Individual soldiers emergency bandage with a brown painted brass casing showing typical surface denting from
US Civil War Cartridge Box Sling Plate, Battlefield Recovered
Original era manufacture. Pleasing chocolate brown brass patina obverse, with a lead filled reverse. This one wasn't in the ground too long
German WWI Iron Cross 1st Class, WWII Production
Original era manufacture. Magnetic center EK1 with a wide frame and wide attaching pin, similar to the WWII EK1's. Portions of the original plated
German WWII KvK 1st Class Maker Marked, 4, Steinhauer & Luck
Original period manufacture. Convex cross with a silvered finish, alloy attaching pin which bears the maker number 4, indicating Steinhauer &
Japanese WWII Replica Tabi Shoes, CLOSEOUT
These rather bizarre appearing footwear are famous as having been worn by Japanese Infantrymen during WWII. In fact, a local veteran relates seeing
US WWII M1936 Suspenders, Hinson Mfg 1942, Unissued
Original era manufacture. Light OD canvas suspenders with darkened brass buckles and darkened steel hooks. Near new condition and likely never worn.
German WWII K98 Rifle Floor Plate, Spring & Follower
Original era manufacture. Very clean set all likely from the same weapon, all have serial numbers and waffenamts on the floorplate and follower. Nice
US Civil War Cased Armed Union Soldier Tintype, Tinted
Original era photography. Clear, lightly tinted image, of a Union Private standing at the position of attention. He holds his rifle with fixed
US Civil War Union Soldier in Union Case, 1/6 Plate
Original era photography. A nice clear image of a seated Union private wearing his forage cap, fatigue blouse, and waistbelt with US oval buckle.
US Civil War Union Soldier Tintype, 1/6 Plate, Half Case
Original era photography. A clear, lightly tinted image of a Union soldier, holding something in his hands. Gilded buttons, with a light rose blush
British St. John Ambulance Association Medal, Named
Original era manufacture. British St. John Ambulance Association named medal. Normal age and wear.

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