Merz Antique Firearms ~ Catalog of Old Guns and Related Items
Smith & Wesson
MHG650 SMITH & WESSON SINGLE SHOT TARGET PISTOL
Item # MHG650
These were also called the 22 perfected model or the single shot model of 1891. A lot of different names for this gun. What they are is a very high quality single shot target pistol. This one is in the 3rd model range with it's 8k serial number. These were chambered in 22 LR. It has a 10" bbl. Wood checkered grips with the S & W monogram. This particular gun has nearly all blue remaining. A couple of scratches and rub marks. Also a couple of small letters on the right side "W B". Those letters are also on the bottom of the butt. Inside looks just as good as the outside. Nice case colors on the trigger and hammer. Very nice high quality target pistol. Comes with a Smith & Wesson letter.
Modern $ 1,275.
MHG496 SMITH & WESSON SAFETY HAMMERLESS 4TH MODEL 38 CALIBER REVOLVER
Item # MHG496 -25-817
Overall gun is in fine cond with 95% bright glossy blue. Some flaking to the cylinder which is a purple/blue color. Pearl grips in fine cond with what seems to be a surface chip on the right hand side. Fits fine around the metal. Mechanics excellent. Mint bore. Good looking gun. You rarely see these with a blued finish.
Antique $ 1,175.
MHG600 SMITH & WESSON BICYCLE GUN
Item # MHG600
The bicycle gun was a rare variation of the 32 safety hammerless 1st model. The bicycle gun has a 2" bbl. This one is in fine cond and nickel plated with about 95% remaining. There is just a few small spots of flaking, mostly around the grip area. Nice case colors on the trigger. This gun is virtually almost like new. Everything is crisp and solid with little or no wear. The pearl grips are also excellent. Comes in a custom fit case. The Bicycle pistol is rare and to find one in this good cond is even rarer.
Antique $ 2,975.
MHG582 SMITH AND WESSON No. 2 OLD MODEL REVOLVER
Item # MHG582
This is a nice overall cond S & W with a 6" bbl. Cal 32 RF long. Quite a bit of finish on this old S & W. Right at about 40% and the left about 50%. Clean smooth metal with good markings. Tight pivot pin. Bore is good with a little light pitting but good rifling. Rosewood grips have just a couple light dings and match the cond of the gun. A nice antique revolver.
Antique $ 1,275.
MHG545 SMITH & WESSON SINGLE SHOT PISTOL
Item # MHG545
This is a 1st model single shot pistol with a 6" bbl. Cal 22. Very nice antique gun with ample orig finish remaining. Some wear on the bbl sides and some flaking on the frame. Otherwise a nice blue. Good markings. VG cond grips. Solid lockup. VG bore. Case colors remaining on the hammer. A NICE old gun!
Antique $ 775 sale pending.
XW3X SMITH and WESSON #2 REVOLVER CALIBER 32 RF
Item # XW3X
Antique $ 1,875.
MHG212 SMITH & WESSON LADYSMITH 2nd MODEL
Item # MHG212
Modern $ 1,650.
MHG572 SMITH & WESSON NO. 1-1/2 FIRST ISSUE REVOLVER
Item # MHG572
These are also known as the old model 1-1/2. The first issue had the square shaped butt and are quite rare since they were only made for about 3 years. This one is very high cond with 70-75% overall blue remaining. Frame has some very nice shiny blue. The cylinder is mostly flaked and there is some flaking to the bbl especially on the left hand side. Clean smooth metal. The beautiful rosewood grips are near perfect. This gun is solid and tight in every respect. The hinge pin is extremely tight. The lock works great with no wiggle. This gun is excellent mechanically. Bore is extremely good. Nice rifling. Shiny with only a couple of light pits. You rarely see one of these in such nice cond.
Antique $ 2,175.
MHG561 SMITH & WESSON No. 2 ARMY REVOLVER
Item # MHG561
6" bbl. Cal 32 RF. Still some pretty good orig blue in protected areas. About 50%. Left side has more wear on bbl. Frame has some flaking on the right. The remaining blue is good looking. Cylinder has turned an aged medium brown color. Grips are VG cond. Action works and sounds good. Slightly loose at the hinge area. A decent old S & W.
Antique $ 1,275.