With Beretta 92s hitting the police trade-in market in droves & the average retail price falling in the neighborhood of $550 on a gun that has served our military well, it is worth another look.
When the battles were over, remnants of the skirmishes were left behind. Fired and dropped bullets were quickly stomped into the soil by the boots of running infantry.
Sales surpassed the $3,000,000.00 mark & this event set 28 new world auction records for Makers, & realized a sell-through rate of 98.9 percent.
Robert K. Brown has been praised and damned in equal parts by those dumbstruck that such a person actually exists in today’s world. Now 87, Brown has elected to part with many of his special firearms.
The sale will offer the opportunity to see and take home world-class paintings and bird carvings. The Copley’s Winter Sale 2020 live auction will begin at 10am on Saturday, February 15 2019.
European highlights: 1850s English cane gun; rare 1733 French dragoon flintlock pistol of the type used in French & Indian War, a first standardized pistol for French army and navy.
Don’t be so quick to discard an old clunker. None of these firearms were valuable at all and apart from detailed cleaning and the repairs; I saw no need to perform a full-on restoration on any of them
Sometimes you have to wonder when you run across an old gun, one that has seen better days, if it is worth saving or just scraping for parts?
Now in my senior citizen years, I finally have my first Belgian manufactured FN commercial 98 Mauser rifle, and good old Sears made it just for me.
The Winchester rifles were synonymous with winning the West, but to point out which of those rifles that actually achieved that has been open for debate.
Pook & Pook, Inc. Auctioneers and Appraisers is seeking consignments and offering 0% commission on any lot consigned to the April 13th, 2019 Firearms, Militaria & Sporting Auction.
Featured: Extraordinary Civil War archives containing Pa. soldier’s diaries, tintype, Gettysburg correspondence + POW collection of officers’ CDVs, bone carvings.
Bobby Tyler and Tyler Gun Works is about one thing and that is quality. His production of Ruger Single Six Model RSSE in 22 LR revolvers will enhance any Ruger collection.
Of special note are two well-documented guns of the Old West whose importance cannot be overstated: a 1890s Colt single-action Army revolver that belonged to Dodge City’s fabled sheriff Wyatt Earp,,,
Edelweiss Arms is a new division focused on the import and sale of C&R (curios and relics) and antique firearms…
The artisans at Baron Engraving have recreated Model 37 12-gauges with elaborate scroll design and classic upland and waterfowling scenes.
The Firearms Marketing Group, Hunting Heritage Trust and National Shooting Sports Foundation have partnered with Smith & Wesson to create a one-of-a-kind fully engraved S&W Model 29 American Handgunne
To auction come 150+ antique firearms Civil War major general’s frock coat, extensive Luftwaffe pilot collection, captured Nazi standarte, John Wayne’s custom revolvers.
SMGs have since fallen out of favor with the world’s armies. An argument can still be made for their use, but most militaries no longer have any interest…
Someday some ammunition maker will realize that there are scores of these old guns in .32 Rimfire out there, without ammunition to shoot out of them…