Gifts for History Buffs

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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
Fire Bucket Matchstick Holder - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Fire Bucket Matchstick Holder - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$24.95

Fire Bucket Matchstick Holder

Our sturdy polyresin matchstick holder is a 6 ½” H x 4 ¼” W reproduction of Washington’s 18th-century fire bucket. Leather fire buckets were essent...

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$24.95
Fire Bucket Toothpick Holder - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Fire Bucket Toothpick Holder - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$8.95

Fire Bucket Toothpick Holder

Our polyresin toothpick holder is a 2 ¼” H x 1 ½” W miniature reproduction of Washington’s 18th-century fire bucket. Leather fire buckets were esse...

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$8.95
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
Executive Pen Caddy - SALISBURY PEWTER - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Executive Pen Caddy - SALISBURY PEWTER - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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$40.00

Executive Pen Caddy

The cast pewter executive pen caddy is a splendid piece to have in your office, den or library. Keep two of your favorite pens on display and close...

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$40.00
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Acts of Congress 1789: Special Edition - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Acts of Congress 1789: Special Edition - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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$250.00
$149.99

Acts of Congress 1789: Special Edition

George Washington's copy of The Acts of Congress 1789 was acquired by the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association on June 22, 2012, for the Fred W. Smith ...

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$250.00
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George Washington's Rules of Civility & Decent Behaviour in Company and Conversation - MT. VERNON LADIES ASSOC - The Shops at Mount Vernon
George Washington's Rules of Civility & Decent Behaviour in Company and Conversation - MT. VERNON LADIES ASSOC - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$9.95

George Washington's Rules of Civility & Decent Behaviour in Company and Conversation

Hardcover with 30 pages including cover page and epilogue. Copyright 2019 Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association of the Union and Applewood Books. Every ...

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$9.95
Mount Vernon Cast Iron Key to the Bastille Paperweight - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon Cast Iron Key to the Bastille Paperweight - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$29.95

Mount Vernon Cast Iron Key to the Bastille Paperweight

This finely crafted paperweight is a scaled reproduction of Mount Vernon's famous Key to the Bastille, the infamous prison in Paris overthrown at t...

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$29.95
George Washington Sword Letter Opener - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$45.00

George Washington Sword Letter Opener

Eighteenth-century gentlemen wore small swords as part of formal civilian attire for social and ceremonial occasions. George Washington owned sever...

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$45.00
Swords of George Washington & Letter Opener Set - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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$89.94
$78.99

Swords of George Washington & Letter Opener Set

This specially priced elegant set of "The Swords of George Washington" and sword letter opener is a great addition to your home, office, or library...

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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
Houdon Bust of George Washington, 12" White - DESIGN MASTER ASSOCIATES - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$110.00

Houdon Bust of George Washington, 12" White

Images of George Washington abound but the most faithful likeness remains a terra cotta bust created by Jean Antoine Houdon. The French sculptor vi...

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$110.00
Houdon Bust of George Washington, 24" - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Houdon Bust of George Washington, 24" - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$595.00

Houdon Bust of George Washington, 24"

Images of George Washington abound but the most faithful likeness remains a terra cotta bust created by Jean Antoine Houdon. The French sculptor vi...

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$595.00
White Colored Statue of Washington by Houdon - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$65.00

White Colored Statue of Washington by Houdon

Houdon's 1785 sculpted statue of Washington combines ancient and modern styles to depict Washington's virtues as both a soldier and a citizen. Wash...

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$65.00
Mount Vernon Mansion Classic Sculpture - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon Mansion Classic Sculpture - The Shops at Mount Vernon - The Shops at Mount Vernon
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$78.00
$39.99

Mount Vernon Mansion Classic Sculpture

"No estate in United America is more pleasantly situated than this," wrote George Washington of his beloved home, Mount Vernon. This creamy off-whi...

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$78.00
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Crossing The Delaware: Large Framed Print - BENTLEY GLOBAL ARTS GROUP - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$425.00

Crossing The Delaware: Large Framed Print

In December of 1776, decimated by superior British forces, suffering from disease, desertion and lack of funds, General George Washington faced the...

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$425.00
Crossing The Delaware: Medium Framed Print - BENTLEY GLOBAL ARTS GROUP - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$215.00

Crossing The Delaware: Medium Framed Print

In December of 1776, decimated by superior British forces, suffering from disease, desertion and lack of funds, General George Washington faced the...

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$215.00
Crossing The Delaware Tankard Mug - DENEEN POTTERY - The Shops at Mount Vernon
Crossing The Delaware Tankard Mug - DENEEN POTTERY - The Shops at Mount Vernon
$29.95

Crossing The Delaware Tankard Mug

This large tankard mug depicting George Washington Crossing the Delaware is one of the unique products of Deneen Pottery. While every piece is almo...

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$29.95