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S1059 SAVAGE SUPER SPORTER MODEL 45

Item # S1059

S1059  SAVAGE SUPER SPORTER MODEL 45 This is the hard to find bolt action Savage Model 45 Super Sporter with the original Lyman receiver sight and checkered stock. 22" round barrel chambered in Cal 250-3000. Bright shiny bore with strong rifling. Sling swivels and a grooved metal Savage buttplate. 5-round clip. Most all original blue remains on the barrel and frame. Checkered Walnut stock in good overall condition with a few handling dings. Only 6,000 made. This accounts for the fact that one can go years without seeing a Model 45 on a used gun rack!

Modern  $ 400.

W2172 WINCHESTER MODEL 74 SEMI-AUTO RIFLE

Item # W2172

W2172  WINCHESTER MODEL 74 SEMI-AUTO RIFLE An early second year production Model 74 in the rare 22 Short Caliber. This is the Model that feeds the magazine through the stock which is fairly uncommon. VG condition wood has correct sling swivels. Barrel retains most all of the original blue. Some toning on the receiver. Probable replacement Marble rear sight and correct front sight. Good bright shiny bore. A nice affordable collector or shooter rifle.

Modern  $ 395 .

C1832 COLT MODEL 1848 BABY DRAGOON REVOLVER

Item # C1832

C1832  COLT MODEL 1848 BABY DRAGOON REVOLVER Orig 5" bbl. This model was made without a loading lever. Very scarce gun. Features all matching numbers. About 50% of cylinder scene still visible. Grips show a fair amount of wear with correct square back brass trigger guard. There is a small chip out of the brass on the trigger guard near the screw. Metal is medium plum/brown patina with sharp corners and excellent markings. Good clean little gun.

Antique  $ 4,995.

R2176 FACTORY ENGRAVED REMINGTON NEW MODEL POLICE

Item # R2176

R2176  FACTORY ENGRAVED REMINGTON NEW MODEL POLICE The New Model Police is a single action percussion pistol in 36 cal. Bbl is reduced to 3-1/2". Manufactured right at the end of the Civil War and into the into 1870's. Overall cond is quite good and has aged to a brown/plum color. There is some blue in areas on the cylinder. Brass trigger guard looks very nice with the aged brass. Grips are VG. No cracks. Gun has nice solid action and a good bore. The engraving is a pretty basic scroll style.

Antique  $ 2,595.

R2174 SCARCE REMINGTON 25R CARBINE

Item # R2174

R2174  SCARCE REMINGTON 25R CARBINE You don't see a lot of model 25's in the first place and you see a lot less in the carbine version. This one is a good example. Cal 25-20. Most all finish remaining with just some light wear. Mostly in the slide area. Nearly all blue in the receiver and bbl. Equipped with a Lyman peep sight mounted to the original mounting holes. VG condition wood with no cracks or losses. Some light handling marks, scratches and light hazing to the stock finish. Rare Remington!

Modern  $ 4,150.

R2144 REMINGTON SPLIT BREECH SRC

Item # R2144

R2144  REMINGTON SPLIT BREECH SRC This is a type 1 in 46 cal. 20" bbl. This is an old gun and it looks it although it is in good shape for it's age. Deep patina on all metal. Saddle ring is present. Bore is relatively good and has some shine to it. A few areas of light to moderate pitting. Good rifling. Breech stays in a lock position until fully cocked; then it becomes unlocked. All parts are there. Hammer spring and trigger spring are very good. Stock is actually in VG cond. Some slight age shrinkage at the buttplate and a chip out on the right side of the forearm. These are a unique firearm.

Antique  $ 2,875.

R2109 REMINGTON MODEL 1894 HAMMERLESS TRAP GUN

Item # R2109

R2109  REMINGTON MODEL 1894 HAMMERLESS TRAP GUN The markings on the bbl "Trap Gun F Grade". The bbls are 30" armor steel with VG bores. Gun has a nice solid lockup. The finish on the frame is a pleasing grey with nice markings. Bbls are mostly blue with some of it turning. The butt stock is in overall good cond but does have a wrist repair which is quite common on these guns. Stock also has an adjustable butt pad. Wood and checkering are both in good cond. Forearm also is in good overall cond with good checkering. Uncommon to see the "Trap" marking on the bbl.

Modern  $ 1,675.

C1956 COLT BISLEY REVOLVER

Item # C1956

C1956  COLT BISLEY REVOLVER 5-1/2" bbl. Cal 41. Hard rubber grips are in excellent condition. The backstrap has the initials "DJ Roth". Bbl and cylinder retain about 60-70% orig blue. Frame has about 40-50% orig case colors. Excellent mechanics. 41 cal Bisleys are pretty scarce.

Modern  $ 3,150.

C1913 COLT BISLEY 44-40

Item # C1913

C1913  COLT BISLEY 44-40 A 7-1/2" Bisley with the Colt Frontier Six Shooter marking on the bbl. Also "Bisley Model". Gun has been re-nickeled with nearly all nickel remaining. Adjustable rear sight has been added and also a modified spring loaded firing pin. The gun has pearl grips with the large Mexican Eagle on the right grip. A very eye-catching Bisley.

Modern  $ 2,375.

C120 COLT DAKOTA TERRITORY SINGLE ACTION FRONTIER SCOUT

Item # C120

C120 COLT DAKOTA TERRITORY SINGLE ACTION FRONTIER SCOUT Dakota Territory 1861 - 1889 Commemorative Colt Frontier Scout .22 LR caliber revolver. 1966 issue. Blued and gold finish. Beautiful rosewood grips. A scarce model with only 1000 made. Nice wooden display box with an Indian on the top and red lining.

Modern  $ 700 sale pending.

W2180 WINCHESTER MODEL 94 ANGLE EJECT RIFLE

Item # W2180

W2180 WINCHESTER MODEL 94 ANGLE EJECT RIFLE Big Bore Carbine with 20" round barrel in caliber 307 WIN. Gun is ''as new" condition. All original blue. Checkered Monte Carlo walnut stock and forearm. Rubber butt pad. Hooded front sight drop down leaf rear sight and sling swivels. Excellent bore and action. Original box in as new condition also. Excellent inside and out.

Modern  $ 875 sale pending.

MHG483 BABY HAMMERLESS EJECTOR REVOLVER

Item # MHG483

MHG483 BABY HAMMERLESS EJECTOR REVOLVER This is one of the first mini pocket guns with barrel length of 1-1/4". Overall length of about 4 inches. 6-shot 22 cal folding trigger hammerless. These small guns were made by a couple of outfits in the teens and 20's. This one is by Sedgley so indicated on the grip with a large "S." Condition is phenomenal. All finish remaining. Grips are mint. Comes in original box. The box itself is also in fine shape with light wear to the corners. All intact and with a nice label. Inside the box is even the instruction sheet! Very cute little gun!

Modern  $ 675.

7115 SPECIAL ORDER WINCHESTER MODEL 1892 TAKEDOWN RIFLE IN .25-20

Item # 7115

7115 SPECIAL ORDER WINCHESTER MODEL 1892 TAKEDOWN RIFLE IN .25-20 Full octagon barrel with full length magazine tube chambered in 25-20 WCF. Near fine bore. Clean smooth metal. Barrel and frame have turned a dark plum blue patina coloration. Magazine retains 80% darkening blue with the balance turning plum blue. VG walnut non-checkered pistol grip stock. Forearm has a repaired splinter. Crescent buttplate. Smooth action. VG rifling. Scarce configuration.

Modern  $ 1,775.

W2143 WINCHESTER MODEL 1873 SRC IN CALIBER 44-40

Item # W2143

W2143  WINCHESTER MODEL 1873 SRC IN CALIBER 44-40 Standard 20 inch carbine configuration in desirable 44 WCF. Sights include flip up ladder rear sight and typical barley corn front sight. Wood shows some use but is sound and solid with a coat of varnish added long ago. Correct carbine style butt. Crisp tight action. Correct saddle ring. Metal is a plum/brown color. Bore is fairly bright with sharp rifling. A small bulge about 2" from the muzzle but still should make a good shooter. This gun comes complete with correct import papers from the Republic of Chile. A good representative example of the gun that won the west.

Antique  $ 2,250.

MR862 WILHELM PERCUSSION SxS DOUBLE RIFLE

Item # MR862

MR862  WILHELM PERCUSSION SxS DOUBLE RIFLE This double rifle is equipped with 38-1/2" Damascus steel bbls. About 62 cal with rifled bores. Very simple front and rear sights made out of brass. Smooth bbl metal with a very attractive Damascus twist pattern. The right hand bbl has multi rifling with a standard black powder twist. Left hand bbl is quite unique being rifled but nearly no twist. The bbls have Belgium proof marks. Lock plate has nice smooth metal with the "Wilhelm" on the right lock plate. Left lock plate is marked "a Poisl". Fancy walnut stock with cheek piece and sliding wooden patch box. The stock is in very nice cond. There is a little enscruntion on the top of the gun with the letters " J L T". Equipped with sling swivels. As with most European percussion guns, a lot of work went into this. An absolutely beautiful gun!

Antique  $ 3,150.

W2012 WINCHESTER MODEL 1866 SPORTING RIFLE

Item # W2012

W2012  WINCHESTER MODEL 1866 SPORTING RIFLE Cal 44 RF. Overall gun is in very nice condition with what appears to be an old, possibly factory, refinish on bbl and mag. Retains about 40% bright blue. Sharp corners and excellent markings. Brass receiver has turned a pleasing butterscotch patina. Correct brass buttplate and forend cap. Smooth action. Rear sight is a large stationary buckhorn type that is seen quite frequently on Henrys. Definitely of the period. Wood has a repair to the toe. Good fit at the wrist. Good looking sharp gun. All original except where noted.

Antique  $ 13,500.

W1128 INSCRIBED WINCHESTER MODEL 1866 RIFLE

Item # W1128

W1128  INSCRIBED WINCHESTER MODEL 1866 RIFLE Full oct bbl. Orig sights. Full length mag tube. Wood is in excellent cond with just a few minor mars. Correct rifle style butt plate. This is a 4th model rifle with steel forend cap as well as the steel butt plate. Overall gun is in excellent+ cond with 90% bbl and mag blue starting to slightly tone. The receiver is a nice untouched butterscotch patina with the inscription on the side which is not quite readable. We think it is the initials "T F R". Crisp sharp gun with excellent mechanics. All orig.

Antique  $ 21,500.

W588 MODEL 1866 WINCHESTER RIFLE

Item # W588

W588 MODEL 1866 WINCHESTER RIFLE 44 RF cal. 24 inch round barrel with full mag and rifle style butt. Later gun in the 158k serial range with the steel forend cap and steel butt plate. Metal has been cleaned long ago as well as the brass having been polished. Traces of original blue in protected areas with the balance turning silver/gray. Brass looks to be in good shape. Original sights. The bore is surprisingly very shiny with only a couple of light pits. Wood is good fitting with no cracks chips. Smooth action.

Antique  $ 6,975.

W297 WINCHESTER 1866 RIFLE

Item # W297

W297  WINCHESTER 1866 RIFLE Just over 150k serial range being an early 4th model. Equipped with a round bbl. A typical aged medium brown color to bbl and mag tube. Good markings. Rocky Mountain blade type front sight that looks like a blacksmith or gunsmith did the blade. Rear sight has also been replaced. The beauty of this gun is in the color of the brass receiver. It has the very desirable speckled butterscotch color to it. It looks like it has had a light cleaning to the metal leaving a mostly satin finish. There is a few dings and a couple of buggered screws but the receiver looks good! Wood is not too bad either. A slight sliver missing by the lower tang on the right side. Other than that, fit is very good.

Antique  $ 7,675.

W259 WINCHESTER 1866 OCTAGON BARREL RIFLE

Item # W259

W259  WINCHESTER 1866 OCTAGON BARREL RIFLE Good looking example of an 1866 rifle. The octagon barrel is in good overall condition and is a medium brown color. There are the typical marks and scratches but overall nice metal. VG barrel address. The full length mag tube is a more silver color. Lightly cleaned at some time. Inside the bore is at least good to possibly VG with good rifling. Some scattered moderate pitting and normal roughness. Nice patina on the receiver with a dull aged brass. This receiver started out its life as a carbine. There is quite a few in this serial range that were changed to rifles. It was all factory done and is so stated on the Factory Letter. The buttstock is in good overall condition with no cracks. A bit shy at the upper tang and towards the frame. The forearm is in quite good condition. There is a typical crack coming off the forearm on the left side. All the orig wood is present. Comes with Factory Letter. A good example!

Antique  $ 13,950.

W131 HENRY MARKED WINCHESTER 1866

Item # W131

W131  HENRY MARKED WINCHESTER 1866 This is a second model 1866 rifle S/N 19476 built in 1868. A very good eye appealing rifle with nice antique butterscotch patina to the receiver. Bbl has orig finish which has turned the classic aged blue/grey patina. This gun is equipped with sling swivels. It has the early 1866 ladder sight. Good action. Wood is also in VG cond. Some age shrinkage at the upper tang. A coat of varnish was added years ago. Looks good and the color is right. This is a very atractive 1866 rifle.

Antique  $ 16,750.

C1821 VERY SCARCE CASED COLT LONDON 1849 POCKET

Item # C1821

C1821  VERY SCARCE CASED COLT LONDON 1849 POCKET 6" bbl. 7800 serial range with all matching numbers including wedge. Mechanics are excellent. Grips show nice cond with most orig varnish intact. Bbl and cylinder have about 60% orig bright blue. 75% case colors on the frame. Features the large style steel trigger guard. Good cylinder scene remaining. Case is in fine cond and very rare for a 6" London Colt to be cased. Has correct accoutrements. Bullet mold has most blue on it. Ely cap box. Includes key, screw driver and Dixon marked powder flask. The purple lined lid has about 1/3 of the loading instructions remaining. Nice case with the exception of a replacement brass insert on the top. Nice orig gun.

Antique  $ 6,575.

S1054 SAVAGE MODEL 99H CARBINE

Item # S1054

S1054  SAVAGE MODEL 99H CARBINE Cal 303 Savage. 20" bbl. Sights include blade front sight and sporting rear sight with elevator. Overall metal is a brown patina. Wood is in good condition with typical handling mars and dings. Good shootable bore.

Modern  $ 995.

C01 HIGH CONDITION 45 CALIBER COLT SAA

Item # C01

C01  HIGH CONDITION 45 CALIBER COLT SAA Good looking old Colt that was built in 1899 and just missing antique status. 7-1/2" bbl in 45 cal. Exceptional condition with 90%+ bbl blue. Very light wear. Some age to the ejector rod housing being a blue/brown color. VG blue on the cylinder. Nearly all case colors remain. They have dimmed a bit. Grips are nice. Action feels and sounds right!

Modern  $ 7,975.

MR970 VERY SCARCE REMOVABLE SIDEPLATE STEVENS RIFLE

Item # MR970

MR970 VERY SCARCE REMOVABLE SIDEPLATE STEVENS RIFLE Quite a few Stevens rifles around, but very seldom do you see one with a removable sideplate. Only about a couple thousand were made. This Stevens is in the Ideal model configuration with a 24 inch part octagon part round bbl which is aged and very attractive grey-brown patina. Metal is nice and smooth, a few little dings on the bottom bbl. The serial number is 1040 which is marked on the bottom of the bbl and the bottom of the tang. Receiver about the same coloration as being an antique greyish. It has an original tang sight. Another very unique feature on this gun is the Swiss buttplate. Caliber is 22 short and long. Wood shows it's age but in very good overall condition. Scarce gun.

Antique  $ 1,895.

MR759 STEVENS MODEL 34 HUNTERS PET SINGLE SHOT RIFLE

Item # MR759

MR759  STEVENS MODEL 34 HUNTERS PET SINGLE SHOT RIFLE Also called a Pocket rifle No. 34. Cal 44 RF. This is a fine example with the octagon 18 inch barrel. This is an early 3 digit serial number gun that features the one line barrel address as well as the rare nickel-plated brass frame instead of the later nickel-plated iron frames. Does have original metal detachable skeleton stock. Overall condition is VG for it's age. Nice clean metal. Pretty much all the blue remains on the bbl. Thinning from age of course. The frame is nickel with most finish remaining. Flaking in a few areas. The wooden grips are in superb condition. The detachable buttstock is also in VG condition. Shiny bore with good riflings. Light pitting and some roughness. Bore is overall VG. These are a very unique item and make a great conversation piece.

Antique  $ 1,875.

MR1125 1868 SPRINGFIELD TRAPDOOR RIFLE

Item # MR1125

MR1125  1868 SPRINGFIELD TRAPDOOR RIFLE Caliber 50-70. Overall gun is generally very good with a plum/brown patina finish. Original sling swivels. Missing cleaning rod. Good sharp markings. Lock is marked "1864". A repaired crack in the wrist area. Looks like some initials on the stock. Gun has seen a fair amount of use but still has correct sights and a decent bore. Not bad for an early Allin conversion.

Antique  $ 795.

MR1124 1873 SPRINGFIELD TRAPDOOR RIFLE

Item # MR1124

MR1124  1873 SPRINGFIELD TRAPDOOR RIFLE Comes complete with original bayonet, scabbard and correct bayonet frog. Very good metal condition overall with sharp markings. Traces of finish in protected areas. Balance has turned a plum/brown. Sound solid wood. May have been lightly cleaned at one time but still very serviceable. Original cleaning rod. Correct sling swivels.

Antique  $ 1,195.

MR1123 1884 SPRINGFIELD CADET RIFLE

Item # MR1123

MR1123  1884 SPRINGFIELD CADET RIFLE Caliber 45-70. Correct sling swivels. Original cleaning rod. Bayonet retains most original blue. Gun is mostly a plum/brown color with blue in protected areas. Lock plate is marked 1884. Good markings. Original wood has the correct cartouches showing. Dings and mars overall but no splits or cracks. A fairly decent little gun.

Antique  $ 875.

JM1413 MODEL 1897 22 CALIBER MARLIN RIFLE

Item # JM1413

JM1413  MODEL 1897 22 CALIBER MARLIN RIFLE Oct bbl and full length mag tube. Orig sights. VG+ bore. Wood retains most orig varnish and has a hard rubber shotgun style buttplate. The buttplate and a tiny tip of the stock, about 1/4", has been cut off. I don't know why. 90% bbl and mag blue. Traces of case color on the receiver and in protected areas. Should make a fine little shooter!

Modern  $ 1,150 .

W06 DELUXE WINCHESTER 1873

Item # W06

W06  DELUXE WINCHESTER 1873 Special order gun with a case colored frame. Some color does remain and the rest has aged to an antique grey patina. Bbl is also special order being half round half octagon. Nearly all blue remains and is aging. A few spots of light freckling. Standard rear sight and flip globe front sight. 32 cal. Being a deluxe it has fancy dlx wood with a checkered pistol grip stock. Wood is in VG cond. Nice fitting. One very small chip out of the left side towards the frame. Some handling marks but no cracks. Forearm is also VG overall. Bore is good to VG with strong rifling. Action is smooth and crisp. Good looking special order Winchester! Comes with Factory Letter.

Antique  $ 9,500.

W2301 WINCHESTER MODEL 61 22 CALIBER RIFLE

Item # W2301

W2301  WINCHESTER MODEL 61 22 CALIBER RIFLE 22 Short Long or Long Rifle. 24 inch round barrel. Overall gun is in superb condition with 99% bright shiny blue. Wood is excellent and retains most all original varnish. Correct original sights. Mint bore. Excellent inside and out. Used very little. Made in 1946. Great little 61!

Modern  $ 1,375 .

C101 COLT SINGLE ACTION

Item # C101

C101  COLT SINGLE ACTION Cal 45. 5-1/2" bbl. Excellent bore. Original sights. About 90% bbl blue remaining. Cylinder blue is pretty much in tact with a few drag lines. Case hardened receiver has about 75-80% bright case colors. Gun is also fitted with factory checkered grips with Colt Medallion. Engraved on the backstrap is "Richard Garland". Gun was alleged to belong to an actor named Richard Garland who was in a number of old western shows such as Virginian, Rifleman, Zoro, Daniel Boone,The Rough Riders and several others as well as a long run on "Lassie". A very fine gun that should make a good shooter.

Modern  $ 4,750.

W877 DELUXE WINCHESTER MODEL 71

Item # W877

W877  DELUXE WINCHESTER MODEL 71 Cal 348. 24 inch barrel. Steel buttplate. Raised ramp front sight, bbl sight has a blank and the bolt peep sight is missing aperature. Overall metal retains some blue and is worn shiny at the carry point. Dlx checkered wood is in overall good condition. Stock has had a coat of finish added. Bright shiny bore with good rifling. Nice action. Complete with a nice Uncle Mike's leather sling.

Modern  $ 2,295.

W876 WINCHESTER MODEL 71 DELUXE

Item # W876

W876  WINCHESTER MODEL 71 DELUXE Cal 348. 24 inch barrel. Sights include hooded ramp front sight, bolt peep sight and sporting rear sight. Bbl and receiver retain a good amount of blue. Lever, hammer and forend cap have a faded finish. VG bore. wood is good condition with scattered dents and scratches. Checkering has worn some.There is crack at the heel. A repair at the left side upper tang. Steel buttplate. Complete with leather sling and quick detach swivels.

Modern  $ 3,975.

W875 DELUXE WINCHESTER MODEL 71

Item # W875

W875  DELUXE WINCHESTER MODEL 71 Cal 348. 24 inch barrel, 1/2 length mag tube and shotgun butt. Sights include hooded ramp front sight, sporting rear sight and Lyman 56 receiver sight. Good bore. Bright and shiny. Metal retains a good amount of blue with some wear. Wood is in good refinished condition with a chip out on the left side lower tang near frame. Complete with leather sling and quick detach swivels.

Modern  $ 3,275.

7092 CUSTOM ENGRAVED WINCHESTER MODEL 12 TAKEDOWN SHOTGUN IN 12 GAUGE

Item # 7092

7092 CUSTOM ENGRAVED WINCHESTER MODEL 12 TAKEDOWN SHOTGUN IN 12 GAUGE 28 inch barrel to the end of the poly choke. Shiny bore. 95% original barrel blue. Most all of the excellent re-blue is intact on the tastefully engraved receiver. Left side features scenes with three pheasants and a pointer; right side has a grouse scene, the balance of the engraving consists of foliate scrolls, oak leaves, trees, etc. Custom checkered pistol grip. Attractive gun.

Modern  $ 1,275 .

W31 WINCHESTER M 36 BOLT ACTION SHOTGUN

Item # W31

W31 WINCHESTER M 36 BOLT ACTION SHOTGUN 9MM Shot Cal. VG bore with a few pits near the breech, 95% bright blue, VG wood with most original varnish. Looks great. One of the best I've seen.

Modern  $ 1,875.

W1021 VERY RARE WINCHESTER MODEL 42 CHECKERED PISTOL GRIP VENT RIB 410 SHOTGUN

Item # W1021

W1021  VERY RARE WINCHESTER MODEL 42 CHECKERED PISTOL GRIP VENT RIB 410 SHOTGUN 28 inch barrel with the ventilated rib in the very rare 2-1/2" chamber. Skeet choked. This gun features the third variation of the oval post rib and is marked "Simmons Patent". These were installed by Simmons Gun Co in Kansas city and then sent to Winchester for finishing. Pistol grip checkered wood in VG cond with most orig varnish and 14" LOP. Overall metal is generally VG with 90% blue. VG bore. Interesting gun. In the Winchester Model 42 book by Ned Schwing on pg 146 is stated that Winchester only produced a total of 61 Model 42's with vent rib and 2-1/2" chamber. Rare gun showing little use.

Modern  $ 5,750.

C1641 CASED COLT MODEL 1862 POLICE PERCUSSION REVOLVER

Item # C1641

C1641 CASED COLT MODEL 1862 POLICE PERCUSSION REVOLVER This gun is in 36 caliber and features a 5-1/2 inch barrel. All matching numbers including the wedge in the 21k serial range. Gun is in fine condition with about 30-40% orig blue. 70-75% case colors on the frame. Excellent grips with most original varnish. Original case in fine condition with light brown lining. Bullet mold has all original blue. Fine flask. Overall gun is in excellent condition.

Antique  $ 6,900.

W742 WINCHESTER MODEL 42 SKEET GRADE

Item # W742

W742  WINCHESTER MODEL 42 SKEET GRADE 410 gauge chambered in 3". 26" solid rib bbl, LOP 13-3/4", dual bead sights and checkered Winchester buttplate. Bbl and mag tube have a good amount of blue remaining with scuff from the slide. Action also has good blue remaining. Checkered forearm and pistol grip stock. Wood is VG condition with just a few handling mars. Great bore and nice action. This is a nice Model 42!

Modern  $ 4,150.

C1734 FACTORY ENGRAVED COLT OPEN TOP

Item # C1734

C1734  FACTORY ENGRAVED COLT OPEN TOP Cal 22. Gun is engraved in an open floral pattern frequently seen on these little open tops. All matching numbers. Nice functioning action. Retains about 50% orig nickel on the bbl. 75% on the cylinder. Traces on the brass receiver. Nice clean all orig gun with some minor pitting on the front half of the bbl. Orig walnut grips in VG cond with most varnish.

Antique  $ 795 .

127 IDEAL REG #3 SPECIAL LOADING TOOL IN 30-40

Item # 127

127 IDEAL REG #3 SPECIAL LOADING TOOL IN 30-40 Single adjust, 30-40. 90% nickel, missing decapper plug.

$ 125.

103 WINCHESTER MODEL 1894 LOADING TOOL

Item # 103

103 WINCHESTER MODEL 1894 LOADING TOOL .30 GOV. Fine cond, 90% blue, missing decapper plug.

$ 175.

M5-650 WINCHESTER MODEL 1875 2ND ISSUE IMPROVED RELOADER

Item # M5-650

M5-650 WINCHESTER MODEL 1875 2ND ISSUE IMPROVED RELOADER Winchester cast iron loading tool is marked "38 WCF" on top lever and a faint "Pat Oct 20, 1874" by hinge. Tool is in very good condition with fairly smooth metal with a generous amount of original gold paint inside hinge, handles and on extractor. The de-capping pin is missing. A great tool for the collector.

$ 775.

LT4006 WINCHESTER MODEL 1875 1ST ISSUE IMPROVED RELOADER

Item # LT4006

LT4006 WINCHESTER MODEL 1875 1ST ISSUE IMPROVED RELOADER Winchester cast iron loading tool is marked "38 XL on top lever with "Pat Oct 20, 1874" by hinge. Tool is in very good condition with fairly smooth metal on exposed surfaces and a good amount of original gold paint inside hinge, handles and on extractor. The de-capping pin is missing. Includes the Berdan pick. A great tool for the collector.

$ 625.

LT4005 WINCHESTER MODEL 1894 RE-LOADING TOOL IN 38-72

Item # LT4005

LT4005 WINCHESTER MODEL 1894 RE-LOADING TOOL IN 38-72 Mostly a gray patina. Comes with de-priming pin. Functions well.

$ 225.

LT4004 WINCHESTER MODEL 1894 RE-LOADING TOOL IN 401 SL

Item # LT4004

LT4004 WINCHESTER MODEL 1894 RE-LOADING TOOL IN 401 SL Tool has a replaced die marked "401 SL". Some original blue remains. Upper handle has been drilled and tapped for a Berdan pick. Tool functions well.

$ 150.

LT4003 WINCHESTER MODEL 1894 RE-LOADING TOOL IN 30 WCF

Item # LT4003

LT4003 WINCHESTER MODEL 1894 RE-LOADING TOOL IN 30 WCF Overall smooth surfaces with thinning original blue fading to gray with strong blue in the protected areas. Has de-priming pin. Tool functions well.

$ 225 sale pending.

LT4002 WINCHESTER MODEL 1882 RELOADING TOOL IN 32 LONG

Item # LT4002

LT4002 WINCHESTER MODEL 1882 RELOADING TOOL IN 32 LONG Nice condition with over 80% original blue remaining. Functions well but is missing the de-priming pin.

$ 200.

LT4001 WINCHESTER MODEL 1880 RELOADING TOOL IN 38-55 BALLARD

Item # LT4001

LT4001 WINCHESTER MODEL 1880 RELOADING TOOL IN 38-55 BALLARD Minor dings and handling marks. Mostly a brown/gray patina. Functions well. Missing de-capping pin.

$ 195.

LT4000 WINCHESTER MODEL 1880 RE-LOADING TOOL CALIBER 45-90

Item # LT4000

LT4000 WINCHESTER MODEL 1880 RE-LOADING TOOL CALIBER 45-90 Tool has the adjustable chamber. Mostly a brown/gray patina with traces of original blue . Functions well. Missing de-capping pin.

$ 225 sale pending.

C1929A COLT SAA

Item # C1929A

C1929A  COLT SAA This a later 1st gen in the just under 350k range.5-1/2" bbl. Cal 38 WCF. Gun has quite a bit of condition with bbl blue being quite nice. Especially in the protected areas. Some wear at the muzzle and left side of the bbl. Typical wear to the ejector rod housing. Case colors still remai but are faded some. Vivid in protected areas. Hard rubber grips look perfect with this gun. Just one light chip out on the upper right hand side. Crisp action with a VG bore. Nice Colt!

Modern  $ 3,475.

MR1188 VERY SCARCE SHARPS MODEL 1851 SPORTING RIFLE

Item # MR1188

MR1188  VERY SCARCE SHARPS MODEL 1851 SPORTING RIFLE Features a slant breech and is marked "Sharps patent 1848". 1600 serial range. Bbl has a Hartford address. 28" oct bbl with correct sights. Wood is in VG condition with brass style buttplate and patchbox. Forearm has a pewter end cap. Metal is VG as well with fairly sharp corners on the bbl. Lock plate and breech are mostly a grey patina color with sharp markings. Percussion Maynard tape primer rifle with the distinctive design of the hammer mounted inside the lock.

Antique  $ 5,775.

MSG873 12 GAUGE SINGLE SHOT HAMMER SHOTGUN

Item # MSG873

MSG873  12 GAUGE SINGLE SHOT HAMMER SHOTGUN 32 inch barrel. Bright bore. Marked on top of the barrel " Genuine Armory Steel". On the side of the receiver is " Long Range Winner". Original wood is in generally good condition with 14-1/4 inch LOP. Good mechanics. Overall gun is basically a plum/brown color. Stock retains a considerable amount of original varnish.

Modern  $ 165.

JM1382 BALLARD A1 SINGLE SHOT LONG RANGE TARGET RIFLE

Item # JM1382

JM1382  BALLARD A1 SINGLE SHOT LONG RANGE TARGET RIFLE 32 inch medium weight round barrel marked "A W Peterson Boulder Colorado". Caliber 38-55. Fine bore. Wood has some dings and mars but generally very good with good checkering and shotgun style butt. Marked on the receiver is "Ballard A1" with light scroll engraving on both sides. It is believed Nimschke engraved the A1 Ballards in the long ranges. It looks non typical for him but I do believe it was Nimschke that did it. Barrel retains 90% blue with some spots of light pitting. Receiver is mostly a gunmetal grey patina some scattered light roughness. It has a double loop type trigger with double triggers also by Peterson. Should make a good shooter. Gun has no sights. Dovetail front and rear. Fitted with scope blocks but no scope present. A fine little gun.

Antique  $ 4,100.

R2243 REMINGTON 1901 ROLLING BLOCK 7MM MUSKET

Item # R2243

R2243  REMINGTON 1901 ROLLING BLOCK 7MM MUSKET Correct sights. Original wood shows a fair amount of use but in fairly good condition with a rack number stamped into it. Barrel has turned a plum/brown color. Receiver is a brown patina. Correct sling swivels.

Modern  $ 695.

R2232 REMINGTON ROLLING BLOCK MODEL 1901 SINGLE SHOT MUSKET

Item # R2232

R2232  REMINGTON ROLLING BLOCK MODEL 1901 SINGLE SHOT MUSKET Caliber 7mm. Original sights. Wood is in very good condition with a few light dings and mars. Retains most original varnish. Complete with correct sling swivels. Barrel retains 90% original blue. Receiver has 75% thinning case colors. Correct shotgun style buttplate. Nice original little gun.

Modern  $ 1,175.

R2158 REMINGTON ROLLING BLOCK MILITARY RIFLE

Item # R2158

R2158  REMINGTON ROLLING BLOCK MILITARY RIFLE This would be the model 1897 Rolling Block in 7x57 cal. 30" bbl with full musket style wood and top wood. Forearm is secured by 2 bbl bands. The wood on this gun is very good. The frame has very nice case colors with nearly all visible. Also nice finish to the Rolling Block action, hammer and trigger. The bore has good rifling. Could use a good cleaning.

Modern  $ 1,475 .

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