The Agret Shop

Purveyor of Historic Goods and Accoutrements

Recreation Goods

books, music, toys, pipes, etc.

Of course we carry (or will special order) many other items.  Just contact us, if you can't find what you are looking for!


Craft Supplies
beads, materials, leather goods, clothing, raw materials, etc.

shirts, pants, dresses, moccasins, patterns etc.

Camp Goods
tents, cooking and eating implements, lanterns, etc.

Other Assorted Goods
coins, medallions, sweet grass etc.

Holiday Items
tree decorations, lanterns etc.

Training, presentations, consulting...

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Pewter Dice: a set of three cast pewter (lead free) dice to resemble dice formed from musket balls in the field. Simple instructions included
$5.50 per set
pewter dice
Clay Marbles: - set of 10 targets and one shooter in a leather bag, comes with a brief history and simple instructions
$9.00 per set
clay marbles
Playing Cards: Hardy - a simple set of playing cards for the working class. These cards are reproduced on heavy card stock with traditional markings - minus the numbers of course (who can read them anyway?).
$12.00 per pack
plating cards 
Bilbo Catcher: a challenging toy for those with the steadiest of hands - two challenges in one - beginners can catch the ball on a small platform, while the more skilled can try to catch it on a small post.
$12.00 each
Cup and Ball: similar to the Bilbo, but much easier, this toy challenges the user to catch the ball in a cup on the end of a stick - no problem - once you learn the secret...
$12.00 each
Ninepins: a simple bowls game that can be played on any flat smooth surface.  Comes with  two wooden balls and strangely enough - nine pins.
$16.50 each
Whip top toy: a challenging toy that requires the user to whip the top to keep it spinning.
$8.50 each
whip top toy
Graces:  so named because it was traditionally played by young ladies and when played well has a very graceful nature - but don't let the name fool you - this can become a challenging competitive game, as the players try to shoot the hoop higher and farther than the opponent
$26.00 each
game of graces
Jacks:  the  traditional game - comes with simple rules card, a wooden and a rubber ball, and a fist full of lead free pewter jacks.
$10.00 per set
jacks game
Jacob's Ladder:  this fun and creative toy will kept the youth in you as you watch the blocks fall, or as you try to create a new and
$12.00 each
Maple Fife:  This is a wonder traditional instrument with a great sound! Made of maple with brass ferrules.  Key of Bb it is suitable from 14th century to the 19th.
$21.50 each
Jaw Harp:  a wonderfully amusing little instrument. Also known as a juice harp because there is sometimes a tendency to make you drool while playing.  Approx 8.5cm (31/2") long it comes with instructions for use.
$9.00 each
Tin Whistle:  in the key of D, this simple instrument is capable of providing hours of entertainment to the skilled and novice alike - 30cm (12") long and complete with instructions and fingering chart. Sorry parents - no ear plugs...
$8.00 each
Signal Whistle:  a nicely pitched wooden whistle - originally used for signalling infantrymen on the lines, this 41/2" reproduction can be used for many things - like a dinner bell
$9.00 each
wooden signal whistle
Powdered Ink:  simply mix with water to form an ink that is a replica of inks used to about the mid nineteenth century.
$6.50 each
powdered ink
Goose Quill: a traditional tool for writing - works well with our powdered ink, ink well and quill holder
goose quill
Cutty Pipe:  c. 1800s English white clay pipe, a plain bowl with overall length of 13cm (5") and a yellow tip.
$13.50 each
cutty pipe
Eagle Claw Pipe:  English white clay pipe with an eagle's claw supporting the bowl - 13cm (5") long.
$16.00 each
eagle claw pipe
Elizabethan Pipe:  c. 1600s English white clay pipe 11cm (41/2") long.
$13.50 each
Elizabethan pipe
Farmer (Social Cutty) Pipe: c. 1700's English white clay pipe, 19cm (71/2") long with a red tip.
$13.50 each
Farmer pipe
Fox & Grapes Pipe:  English white clay pipe featuring a fox eating grapes off the bowl -  13cm (5") long.
$16.00 each
fox and grapes pipe
Georgian Pipe: English white clay pipe, plain bowl, 16cm (6") long with a green tip.
$13.50 each
Georgian pipe
Pipe - Clay, hand made:  these distinctive pipes are all hand made with a variety of designs on the bowl, including simple geometric, snakes and skulls.  An Iroquois design.
$18.00 each
hand made clay pipe
Tavern (Churchwarden) Pipe:  when new these pipes measure 40cm (16") long. As each tavern patron uses the pipe, the tip is broken off, leaving a "clean" mouthpiece for the next user.
$16.00 each
tavern pipe

All prices are shown in Canadian $
and are subject to change without notice.

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last update: 18-03-18