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A Billinghurst Rifle; the kind of arm brought from home for use in units like Berdan's.

Civil War Weapons List Union Confederate Battles Army Combat

Civil War Guns, Pistols, Revolvers, Civil War Weapons and Handguns

Civil War Bowie knife, look at the detail on it, I don't care if you don't see this as art, I find it absolutely gorgeous

Civil War Antiques (Dave Taylor's) February 2014 Webcatalog 02

Civil War bullets - The bullet marked with human teeth is most interesting to me. Sedatives were not widely accessible in war times, soldiers were given a bullet to bite down on. Hence the term 'bite the bullet' to get something done and over with.

*CIVIL WAR PINFIRE PISTOL~from Gettysburg Battlefield. Invented in 1828 by a Frenchman by the name of Casimir Lefaucheux, it was one of the earliest practical designs of a metallic cartridge. The pinfire history is closely associated with the development of the breech-loader which replaced older muzzle loading weapons.