Gifts for History Buffs

Great gift ideas for the History Buff on your list.

Mount Vernon Leather Fire Bucket - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon Leather Fire Bucket - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$475.00

Mount Vernon Leather Fire Bucket

The most important piece of fire-fighting equipment from the seventeenth to early nineteenth centuries was a leather fire bucket. Standard-size buc...

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$475.00
Historic Wood Pen - DOUG DILL - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Historic Wood Pen - DOUG DILL - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$98.00

Historic Wood Pen

These finely turned pens were created by Doug Dill, master wood crafter in Lanexa, Virginia. Wood for the pens was sourced from three different tre...

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$98.00
Historic Wood Gavel - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Historic Wood Gavel - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$325.00

Historic Wood Gavel

This fine hand-crafted historic wood gavel and block was created by Doug Dill, master wood crafter in Lanexa, Virginia. Wood for the gavel and bloc...

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$325.00
Historic Wood Letter Opener - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Historic Wood Letter Opener - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$98.00

Historic Wood Letter Opener

This custom hand-turned letter opener was created by Doug Dill, a master wood crafter in Lanexa, Virginia. Wood for the handle was sourced from the...

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$98.00
Mount Vernon Fine Porcelain Replica Doolittle Bowl - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon Fine Porcelain Replica Doolittle Bowl - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$175.00

Mount Vernon Fine Porcelain Replica Doolittle Bowl

During George Washington's lifetime, Amos Doolittle (1754-1832), a self-taught Connecticut painter and engraver, printed and sold the engraving fea...

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$175.00
Mount Vernon Truxtun Defender Bowl - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon Truxtun Defender Bowl - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$175.00

Mount Vernon Truxtun Defender Bowl

George Washington's Defender punch bowl links the American Revolution, the merchant marine, and the infant United States Navy. Made of Chinese expo...

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$175.00
Martha Washington States China Plate - Pickard China - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Martha Washington States China Plate - Pickard China - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$34.50

Martha Washington States China Plate

This plate is a historical recreation of a salad/dessert plate used by the Washington's, on Pickard’s ultra-white china which is formulated to be a...

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$34.50
GW Masonic Wooden Keepsake Box - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
GW Masonic Wooden Keepsake Box - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$75.00

GW Masonic Wooden Keepsake Box

Washington was among several founding fathers who were Masons, including Benjamin Franklin and Alexander Hamilton. The Marquis de Lafayette was als...

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$75.00
Mount Vernon 1792 Keepsake Wooden Box - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon 1792 Keepsake Wooden Box - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$75.00

Mount Vernon 1792 Keepsake Wooden Box

The image on top of this decorative wooden box is attributed to Edward Savage, circa 1792. The "View of Mount Vernon, The West Front" is one of the...

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$75.00
Red GW Artisan Mug - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Red GW Artisan Mug - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$24.95

Red GW Artisan Mug

Front and center on this large glazed artisan mug is a stunning embossed portrait of George Washington and his signature. The slightly curved and r...

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$24.95
Black GW Artisan Mug - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Black GW Artisan Mug - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$24.95

Black GW Artisan Mug

Front and center on this large glazed artisan mug is a stunning embossed portrait of George Washington and his signature. The slightly curved and r...

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$24.95
Houdon 8” Bust of George Washington - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Houdon 8” Bust of George Washington - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$135.00

Houdon 8” Bust of George Washington

The most iconic likeness of George Washington is the bust created by Jean Antoine Houdon. The French sculptor visited Mount Vernon in October 1785 ...

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$135.00