The museum shop here at the Maryland Historical Society receives almost a daily arrival of gifts and books, as well as antiques to be sold. Circa1844 will give you the highlights. Here is where the latest antiques for sale will be featured, and where you will get a taste for the items inspired by the museum collection. If you want to see it first, see it at Circa1844.


New in Consignment: A Mysterious Bulldog

A hand-carved bulldog has arrived in the museum shop here at the Maryland Historical Society. With bent ears, a stuck-up chin, and front teeth showing,[..]

What's New: Everything Outdoors!

Maryland's landscape is diverse and its weather varied. This is never more obvious than during the summer. Summers in the city can feel muggy and[..]

What's New: Spring Things!

New in Consignment: Seafood Spoons

They look like silver sporks. And they are. Kind of.