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Here are two complete wooden buttstocks with forearms for the H&R Handi Rifles. They also fit the New England Firearms. Both are complete with mounting bolts, just missing the sling swivels on the lighter wood set. If you have a H&R Handi rifle with messed up stocks then this is for you! $45 a pair. Like NEW!!!
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Here’s a great book entitled THE WINCHESTER BOOK -1 OF 1000 and signed by the Author George Madis! This is a must have reference book for Winchester Collectors. Hardbound with DJ in fine condition. This book has 654 pages, illustrated with black and white photographs and measures 11 1/4 by 8 3/4 by 2 1/4 inches! Nice one! $150.00
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Here’s a great book entitled THE WINCHESTER HANDBOOK – 1 OF 1000 and signed by the author, George Madis! Per Amazon it says: This book gives comprehensive coverage on all Winchester models from 1849 with details on all variations of interest to collectors and dealers. Over 600 clear concise photographs, details of all models, sights, calibers, stocks, and special guns. Here you will find information that is not available from any other source including serial numbers of all 1 of 1,000 Winchesters. Included is all information on all collectors' guns and complete coverage of: Markings, Sights, Special Orders, Dates, Engraving, Barrels, Years of Production, Variations, Stocks, Calibers.
This is a hardbound book in dj being a smaller format of about 6 X 9 inches with 287 pages. Nearly like new! $150.00
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Here is a fine book entitled WINCHESTER –AN AMERICAN LEGEND by R.L.Wilson 2004.
Here’s a review by GOODREADS:
The most lavish work ever produced on American long arms, this book has been published with the full cooperation of the Winchester Division of the Olin Corporation, as well as Winchester licensee, the U.S. Repeating Arms Company. The book's large format presents many of the firearms in exquisite close-ups, accompanied by substantial details of history, development, and significance. Variations within model groups are given ample attention, and the book's organization gives an unequaled overview of nearly a century and a half of Winchester achievement. A unique, comprehensive table in the appendix gives serial numbers and related production data previously unavailable in any one source. Every collector and enthusiast will delight in its broad appeal, with over 300 photographs in full color and more than 165 in black and white.
This is a large formatted hardbound book with DJ measuring about 9 X 11 consisting of 404 pages of text and lavish color photographs! The original owners name is in it on the first page. For this fine copy $40.00
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Here’s a dandy of a book entitled ‘WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS COMPANY-ITS HISTORY & DEVELOPMENT FROM 1865 TO 1981’, by Herbert G. Houze, 1994.
Editorial Reviews From Booklist Houze's lavishly illustrated company history demonstrates that the name Winchester, chiefly associated with the manufacture of guns (especially rifles), should also be linked to such products as washing machines and sporting goods. Still, as expected, the emphasis is on firearms in this survey of the company's fortunes, from its 1856 emergence out of the ashes of the failed Volcanic Repeating Arms Company to its 1981 sale by then-owner Olin Industries. Houze recites the facts and figures of the burgeoning arms giant and sketches such important players in its history as Oliver F. Winchester and Frank Burton. Serious firearms collectors and aficionados will want to read about the seven newly identified 1860s Winchester models, while popular culturalists will enjoy the book's extensive examination of the art engraved on the company's products. Many examples of advertising art, some by N. C. Wyeth and other famous illustrators, appear alongside photos of the Winchester factories. More than just another corporate history, this book is crammed with Americana and the history of U.S. industrial organizations and work conditions. Mike Tribby
This is a large book format being over 9” X 11” being a hardback with dust jacket. There are 512 pages filled with illustrations and actual photographs! Outstanding book! For this fine copy $130.00
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Here’s a nice book entitled “ To The Dreams of Youth: WINCHESTER .22 Caliber Single Shot Rifle” by Herbert G. Houze. Published by Krause; 1993; Hardcover; FIRST EDITION. Overall in very good condition , in fact, just like new! 192 pages with loads of illustrations! Every kid wanted a Winchester!!! $80.00 for a First Edition!
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Thomas Henshaw THE HISTORY OF WINCHESTER FIREARMS 1866-1992, Sixth Edition Updated. This classic-revised and completely updated through 1992- is the standard reference for all collectors and other seeking the facts about any Winchester firearm, old or new. This profusely illustrated volume describes and provides specifications for all the Winchesters, from the King’s Improvement Patent of 1866 to the latest commemoratives. Background information on design, manufacture, history, and use is also provided. Serial number listings of some of the most famous Winchesters of all, including the Model 94, will help gun owners and collectors determine the age of their firearms. This is a hardcover book in dust jacket which shows a little wear but not bad. 268 pages of text and photographs. Great reference book! $30.00
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Here we have a small book by Hank Wieand Bowman entitled Famous Guns from the Winchester Collection, 1958. There are 143 pages of photos and text. The last page has the top half of it removed for some reason. For this book $10.00
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Here we have a plethora of Winchester catalogs dating from 1963 to 2012. There are 14 catalogs in all and the dates are 1963, 1967, 1970, 1981, 1983, 1986, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2009, 2011 and 2012. They are all in great conditon! For the lot $95.00
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Here we have an excellent copy of 1956 Winchester Gun Salesmans Handbook. This original catalog which measures 8-1/2" x 11" with 77 numbered pages has pictures of all the Winchester guns, the shells they use and the type of game for which each is designed. It also states where the game is found and a paragraph on the correct gun selection. There is also information on the different types of actions, sights, scopes, barrels, gauges, choke boring and stocks. There is a 2 page ballistics chart at the back with center fire cartridges listed. This is very nice with minor bends to the corners ! For this piece $70.00
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Here we have a just like new copy of IVER JOHNSON ARMS & CYCLE WORKS FIREARMS 1871-1993 by W.E. Goforth, 2006. Softcover in excellent condition. 224 pages, about 8 1/2" x 11", glossy soft-cover in full color. New book, copyright 2006. Printed on high quality paper, perfect bound. Fully Illustrated. Iver-Johnson Arms&Cycle Works Firearms 1871-1993 details one of America's premier (but little known) firearms manufacturers and their arms. Concentrating on the firearms, mainly the revolvers, you'll be schooled on all the pertinent information the educated Iver-Johnson collector needs in pursuit of his or her passion. Bill Goforth has produced a well-illustrated book with literally hundreds of quality photos, adorned with model variations, specifications, serial number ranges, dates of manufacture, and all the "nuts and bolts" information needed to properly document your firearms. Chapters Include: 1. Early Solid Frame Handguns 1871-1899, 2. Early Solid Frame Double Action Revolvers 1878-1899, 3. Solid Frame Handguns 1900- 1954, 4. Post World War II Solid Frame Revolvers 1946-1978, 5. History and General Information on the Safety Automatic Revolver 1894-1941, 6. Large Frame Safety Automatic Revolvers, 7. Small Frame Hammer&Hammerless Safety Automatics, 8. Markings Found On the Safety Automatic Revolver, 9. Other Top Breaks of Interest, 10. Optional Accessories and Special Orders, 11. Post World War II Top Break Revolvers 1946-1978, 12. Firearms 1978-1993, 13. Safety Mechanism of Iver Johnson's Arms&Cycle Works, 14. Top Break Revolver Barrel Latches of Iver Johnson's Arms&Cycle Works, 15. Parts List and Diagrams 16. Specifications for Iver Johnson's Arms&Cycle Works Handguns, 17. Patents, Appendix A. Chronological Listing of all Firearms of Johnson&Bye, Iver Johnson's Arms&Cycle Works&Iver Johnson Arms., Appendix B. Dates of Interest in the History of Iver Johnson and Iver Johnson's Arms&Cycle Works of Fitchburg, Mass. U.S.A., Appendix C. Iver Johnson Obituary, Appendix D. Franchise Certificate. 8 1/2" x 11, softcover, photos, illus, 232pp. Everything you ever wanted to know about Iver and Johnson Handguns is listed here! $39.95
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Here we have a July 1, 1933 Catalog of Component Parts for Winchester Rifles and Shotguns with list Prices. This one is in the large format being 7 ½ X 10 ¾ with 53 pages that has illustrations of the various parts and pricelist. This piece is in excellent overall shape and definitely shows signs of use including a fold through the middle where it was folded up and put in a pocket. Very interesting!!! $50
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Here we have two different old catalogs. The first one on the left is the Winchester World Standard Guns and Ammunition Catalog that was printed in 1933. This is the 1933 catalog that introduced the Model 21 Custom Built and the Tournament and Trap Grade Skeet Guns. It is also the first catalog to list the 2 ¾" chamber as standard for all gauges and the improved cylinder choke. The last blue book catalog was printed in 1934. The cover is separated from the text but easily glued back in if so desired. This catalog is complete with moderate damage to last page only. $75.00
The second catalog is an original Marble’s Outing Equipment Catalog from 1933 being Catalog no 21. This one is in excellent condition with nice graphics as well! This one is 4” X 7” and consists of 32 pages. This catalogs front and back cover is a continuation beautiful outdoor painting showing a Whitetail deer running through the woods and a Moose standing in the water while a Wolf watches from the shoreline. The center spread portion shows the famous Game Getter. Loads of info! Excellent condition $95.00
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Here is a set of vintage custom wooden grips that came off of a Colt Police Positive .32 caliber revolver. Probably the caliber doesn’t matter as it would fit any Colt Police Positive. The wood is in good condition with only minor wear flaws to the finish. Buy now for $35.00
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Here we have a custom made WINCHESTER GUN RACK that would look great on any Man Cave Wall! Wouldn’t your collection of Winchester Lever Actions or other Winchester Rifles or shotguns look great in this fine oak rack?!! The gun rack measures 51 inches tall by 36 inches wide and has room for 6 firearms. We actually have two of these exactly the same. $165 Each.
Take a look at the pics!!!
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Here we have a Remington No. 4 - .22 caliber rolling block sporting rifle. When the 1890’s began, the Remington rolling block was the last of the pioneer single shot rifles still being produced but there was still enough market for it to persuade Remington to bring out a new model, thus, the No. 4 Rifle was born! The .22 caliber rim fire model was the most popular and most economical to shoot! This is the takedown model which wasn’t made by Remington until after 1900 and was used until the end of No. 4 production in 1935. Around 1910 the lever type lock was replaced with a simpler round headed screw system so this particular rifle was made before 1910. This rifle is 38 ½ inches long overall with a standard 22 ½ inch hexagon barrel. This piece weighs about 4.3 pounds. This piece has seen a bit of use but was well loved and cared for. The rear sight is missing having slipped out of the mortise and the stock has a crack in it that has been shored up with a couple of single slot brass screws. This could easily be fixed if one was so inclined to do. The marking are all clear, nice and deep. The bore rates about good. The action is nice and crisp. 2132XX is the serial number. Everything is a nice dark patina. All in all still a nice example! A remington like this was my first rifle! Loved it but lost it in a house fire when I was young. For this example $295.00 FFL or C&R
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This is a vintage pre 2012 Colt Mustang Pocketlite in .380. This one was introduced in 1987 and discontinued in 1999. My friend purchased this weapon from my good friend who was a gunsmith and Dealer during that period. My good friend passed away over 10 years ago. This Mustang appears to have been fired little with great rifling in the barrel. The action is crisp and tight. There is edge wear from holster carrying and the aluminum alloy frame/receiver has finish spots (not corrosion) on it that you can see in the pics, otherwise in excellent condition and comes with 4 magazines- two are original and two are aftermarket. This is still a nice piece and worth more than the ones made today. For this first production Colt with 4 magazines $550.00
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Here we have a Harrington & Richardson YOUNG AMERICA DOUBLE ACTION revolver that was made from 1884 to 1941. This is the 2nd issue .22 caliber 7 shot revolver I believe but I do not know if it was made before 1898 or after since I don't see a serial number so it will have to be lawfully transferred. This revolver has a solid frame with later octagon 2 inch barrel. It is a nickel plated model with some nickel being worn through. The plating remaining is approximately 80% or slightly more. The action works well in double or single action and the rifling is good. This piece is complete and has a really nice set of rubber grips on it that has virtually no damage to them. Nice example of a little revolver that wasn't made to last. $250.00
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Here we have some miscellanous firearm related items for sale. They are:
1. Remington 1100 - 26 inch 20 Ga vented choked rib barrel for $225.00
2. Miscellanous remington chokes for the 1100 for $12.00 each
3. Smith & Wesson nice leather K frame holster for $25.00
4. Soft Holster that would fit a med frame semi auto like a Ruger LC9 that has bullet storage on the front for $17.50
5. Pachmayr grips for a Smith & Wesson ‘K’ frame revolver for $6.00
Check out the pics!
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This is a little .32 caliber top break revolver marked US REVOLVER CO. that is made by Iver Johnson who was a US maker of firearms, bicycle and motorcycle manufacturer from 1871 to 1993. The company shared the same name as its founder, Norwegian-born Iver Johnson (1841-1895). After closing, the name was resold and in 2006 Iver Johnson Arms opened a company in Florida selling shotguns and M1911 pistols. However, the new Iver Johnson company does not have any parts, guns or information relating to the pre-1993 company. Not knowing exactly when this revolver was made it must be transferred. This little revolver is a 5 shot .32 caliber revolver with automatic ejector. It is a top break model and is nickel plated still showing approximately 75% to 80% nickel. The trigger guard is blued as is the trigger and hammer. The bore in this 3 inch barrel is in good condition. This is a double action revolver with pearl grips. One of the grips has a rather large chip out of it as seen in the photos. The action seems to work well in both single and double action. All in all this is a pretty good revolver and displays well. For this piece $125.00
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Here is a pretty nice used Connecticut Valley Arms short rifle. This rifle measures about 40 inches long with a 24 inch barrel. This is a percussion weapon and the single trigger action works well. The nipple is in good shape and not battered down. The stock is generally in good overall condition. I believe this is a kit gun that was finished by the consumer but was done pretty well. The rifle has a steel butt plate and a brass triggerguard. There is one brass ramrod thimble and the ramrod is aluminum with plastic tip. This would be a nice little rifle for a lady or a child. Take a look at the pics! Affordable at $125.00
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The Remington 7600 is a pump or slide action rifle, available in a variety of calibers. This particular rifle is in .270 Winchester. This rifle is in very nice condition complete with Scope. The rifle has a 22 inch barrel with great rifling. It also comes with a detachable magazine. This rifle is blue with most blue remaining. There is some wear to the finish where it was put in and out of a gun sleeve. The obverse receiver is etched with a forested deer scene while the reverse is etched with a forested bear scene. The high gloss checkered walnut stock is in very good condition with no cracks or breaks with only a ding here and there from use. The markings are sharp and deep as they should be. The action is perfect and it's a joy to hold and look at. Nice one for $600.00
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Here we have a nice 16 ga double barrel shotgun that was brought back from WW2 by an American GI. This shotgun shows 70% blue, good shiny bore, good walnut stock with checkering on both buttstock and forearm. The forearm has a small bite out of it on the right side that you can see in the pics. 28.75'' barrel, Pre WW2 manufacture in Germany. Boxlock action with crossbolt, auto-ejectors, double triggers, latch release forearm, full grip stock with cheekrest, original checkered buttplate present. Engraved on top of the right barrel "NIMROD-GEWEHR-FABRIK" and on top of the left barrel "THIEME & SCHLEGELMILCH, SUHL". Used with finish wear and handling marks. Mechanically fine with tight lockup. This is a dandy and a testament of German manufacture. Take a look at the pics. Nice! $1,300.00
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This here is a very nice Stevens 44-SHOT smoothbore in excellent condition. The bluing is nearly perfect on the 26 inch round barrel and loading lever and the wood is very nice indeed. The receiver has a pretty bronze type color cast to it. This piece looks so good that it may be a restored piece. The only flaws that I see are an age crack on the obverse buttstock where it meets the receiver and some minor 'frosting' inside the bore. The action is real smooth and the screws are not all burgered up. The walnut stocks are real pretty. The markings on the receiver are real clear as is the 44-SHOT on the barrel. This piece locks up tight with no wobble whatsoever. This is one of the prettiest Stevens 44-SHOT's that I have ever seen. This firearm is chambered for the .44-40 shot cartridge, although ball cartridges could also be used. The gun is a single shot tip up action and the lever on the bottom opens the breech and also serves as the trigger guard. These guns were made from 1914 to 1920. The 44 shot was mainly used in America, while the .410 (12mm) was used in Europe. Eventually the .410 caught on and the .44 shot fell into disuse according to the info that I found at this web address http://jefenry.com/main/The44-Shot.php . Looks like it would be easy to manufacture your own ammo for this piece! The 44-SHOT used paper or brass cartridges. $395.00
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The BOTTOM H&R REVOLVER is SOLD!!! Here we have a pair of Harrington and Richardson Revolvers. One is obviously a relic while the other could be fixed I believe. (The one that can be fixed is sold!!!) Both are missing parts and neither function. These make great "Shadow Box" displays on the way and in their current state they are safe. Since they do have the possibility of being fixed they will have to be transfered by an FFL unless you have a C&R license in which they meet the criteria for that license. Look at the pics below!
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Here we have a L.C.Smith double barrel 12 ga shotgun. This is the 00 grade model as marked on the receiver. This shotgun is in good condition with a dark patina. Usual dings and dents from use. According to the serial number look up for Hunter Arms of which this shotgun is the manufacture date is 1922. The firearm functions as it should with 2 triggers. It locks up tight with no wiggle at all. 46 1/2 inches long overall with 30 inch barrels. The tubes do have some pitting in them and could use a good scrubbing. The dark walnut stocks have checkering on them as well as the usual dings and dents. Take a look at the pics! This is your chance to own a L. C. Smith for a reasonable price! $450.00
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Here we have different Harrington and Richardson revolvers of different distinction. The first one is a TRAPPER Model .22 revolver that was made from 1924 to 1941. This one is a 7 shot .22 revolver with a 6 inch barrel. This gun exhibits most of the original blue (65 to 70 %) with some finish lacking here and there. It is a double/single action revolver and works fine. The grips are walnut. All markings are sharp. Hard to find now! $325.00 Modern Guns 41
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Here is a small side lever .410 double barrel shotgun. This one will not take long .410 shells and as I believe that it is foreign I do not what shells it takes. (NOTE*** A gun enthusiast friend informed me that he thinks this shotgun actually fires a 44XL metallic cartridge filled with shot!) The entire firearm is 41 inches long with 25 1/2 inch long barrels. The bores are actually fairly nice but there is some metal flaking on the right outside barrel near the end so I don't believe this piece is safe to shoot. The shotgun looks pretty nice with the usual dings to the wood and an age crack to the right obverse buttstock. The left reverse has a nice cheek piece. The barrels are a plum brown with a little ventilated rib inbetween them and the receiver has some color to it. This model uses double triggers. There is simple engraving on the receivers, tang, breech and trigger guard. The action works great and the hammers match as they should and everthing locks up tight. This is a great looking piece! Too bad some metal spaulled on the one right barrel but it is what it is. $650.00
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Here are 2 sets of old White plastic grips for a large frame revolver. Don't know what they fit so inquire with measurements of what you need. Prices vary.
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Here are 3 sets of 'Stag' type grips with screws but I thing that the gray set has an incorrect screw. They are all of plastic construction. The large set on the left have age cracks in the bottom. The other two sets are fine. Do not know what they fit so send measurements. Prices will vary.
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Set of 4 Smith and Wesson wooden grips. I do not know which models they fit. But if you recognize them let me know. We can take measurements to make sure that they fit you firearm. They are complete with screws and all are in great shape. Prices will vary. Check out the pics.
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Here's something we do not find often but if you need a receiver for your Model 1906 Slide action Winchester .22 rifle then here it is! This receiver seems to work ok and the hammer cocks and fires as it should. No finish remains and the stock has had initials carved into it. Take a look at the pics. If you need parts then you will find this piece affordable at $175.00
NOTE: Must be transfered by an FFL holder or received by a C&R holder.
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Here is a very nice Old Model Single Action Pre-Transfer bar 6 shot Ruger Single Six Revolver in .22 caliber. This one is the more coveted 3 screw model. This model is patterned after the Colt Single Action Army Revolver. This revolver has the 5 1/2 inch barrel which has a very nice bore. The action works as it should and is crisp. There is some finsih wear to the end of the barrel and ejector rod assembly for going in and out of a holster. This revolver saw use but not that much in my estimation. The blueing is very nice overall and most of the original black anodizing to the aluminum backstrap and trigger guard is remaining. Check out the pics. This is a nice pre1972 revoler with a serial number of 20-220xx. Still a nice piece$495.00
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This is fantastic! Here we have two Limited Edition Browning Fixed Blade Knifes with each being One of One Thousand of different types but having the same serial numbers!!! Impossible to find! They are also in their original shipping containers!
This first one is The Browning Damascus Classic Fighter being a Limited Edition 1 of 1000 being custom designed. The blade is made by using the 1000 year old tradition of Damascus Knife and Sword Making. Only using the finest bars of pure nickel and high carbon stainless steel that are heated in the ancient tradition over pine tree charcoals until the metal reaches a read hot condition them removing the metal and being hammering it out lenghtwise and folding the metal over and over again to create the strength and one of a kind blade with over 200 layers pattern of the damascus blade. No two blades are alike. The knife has a beautiful exotic cocobolo wood handle with polished nickel silver pins and double guard bolster and comes with it's own beautiful walnut padded display case. The side of the bolster is engraved #0959 with BROWNING JAPAN on the ricasso. This is an extremely high quality fixed blade knife that has never been carried or used. The blade has never been sharpened and is in new condition. This knife is 7 1/2 inches long with a 3 1/2 inch long blade. The Handle with cross guard is 4 inches long and has a laynard hole at the butt. This knife is absolutely fantastic!!! Comes with the Browning accompaning info sheet.
The second knife is the Browning Double-edged Damascus Hunter with shipping carton and beautiful Walnut display box. Browning Double-edged Damascus Hunter with cocobolo wood handle is mint in the box and came out in 1985 being Designed by Gil Hibben. Overall length 7-3/4". The Serial number is 0959/1000. Comes in a fine walnut wood box. No sheath and the knife did not come with a sheath in the beginning. Designed by the acclaimed USA knife maker Gil Hibben and forged by the master sword makers of Seki City, Japan. The original rice paper brochure is included with the knife. Here is what the brochure says:
Damascus knife and the sword making is a tradition that has endured in Japan for over 1000 years. Japan's feudal history, often shrouded in conflict, demanded the making of blades that possessed qualities of exceptional strength and beauty. Today's Japanese Damascus knife makers continue to blend their art, religion and culture into a unique knife making process that is expressed exquisitely in each blade that leaves their anvil. Master sword maker Makoto Takaba selects only the finest bars of pure nickel and high carbon stainless steel for the blades. In ancient tradition, the fire is stoked with pine tree charcoal. Again and again the red hot metal is taken from the fire, hammered out lengthwise, folded over and reheated. A core layer of high carbon stainless steel is then forged into the center of the blade for the cutting edge. In a practice common only to the Japanese knife making the nearly finished blade is drilled or beveled, then pounded flat again, creating elegant, contoured patterns. Freehand grinding, followed by dipping in acid completes the traditional process. The blade has a full tang which extends through an exotic cocobolo wood handle. The hilt, end cap and spacers embellishing the handle are all polished nickel silver. The entire knife itself is 7-3/4 inches long. The Damascus blade itself is 3-3/4 inches long and consists of over 200 separate layers. And, like a fingerprint, no two blades look exactly alike. Designed by the acclaimed American knife maker Gil Hibben, and forged by the master sword makers of Seki City, Japan, the Browning Double-edged Damascus Hunter is truly an extraordinary knife, and destined to become a classic.
Since these knifes are both Browning and with matching serial numbers we would like to keep them together. For the pair $1,650.00 Check out the pics!!!
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This is an outstanding grouping of Winchester ephemera that I recently picked up. This set consists of items collected by a Winchester Arms Company Salesman named Theo Rouault Jr. I believe Mr. Rouault was hired in 1919 right after WW1 as I have three Western Union Telegrams in this grouping that state that they have his application and wish to discuss a proposition with him. The second telegraph says he has been employed and the third says that he has been given the New Mexico Territory . All these telegraphs are from March 2, 7 and 10th 1919 . We also have Theo’s Non-Resident Big Game Hunting license to be used in Colorado and dated 1-1-18. Also included in this grouping are two Flyers for the TOPPERWEINS World’s Greatest Shotting Team by Winchester, a thermos bottle wrap showing that this thermos bottle was made by Winchester Plaid, a 1908-1909 pocket calendar, a 1972 photograph showing a tag on a Winchester speaker, a magazine ad showing Winchester Gun Oil, a 17 page sales insert showing examples of Winchester Pocket Cutlery, Operating instructions for the 10 gauge breech loading Winchester Model 1898 Cannon, three covers from the 1930’s where Theo sent his Winchester envelopes to his wife from San Antonio to Dallas Texas. They do not have letters in them but they have nice stamps and postmarks as well as his company markings on the envelopes. A 1984 typed letter from Robert R. Patton addressed to the European Marketing Director of the Winchester Division, Rome, Italy. He talks about receiving shotshells in colorful packaging and talks also about Winchester Knifes. Also included is a Winchester Letterhead telling about the 1922-1923 line of Winchester Skates. Also included is a two page Specification of the skates and prices on 13 models of skates. This is a detailed list show the specifications. We also have two 1927 magazine ads showing Winchester Shotguns and shells as well as Winchester High Power Rifles and Ammunition. Then there is a small booklet entitled WINCHESTER POCKET CATALOG OF TOOLS – FOR SALE AT THE WINCHESTER STORE and store id’d to Louis Henne Co, New Braunfells, Texas. There is a little worm damage to the front cover but livable. They chewed around the red word WINCHESTER. There are 30 illustrated pages in this pocket guide. We also have 4 larger Winchester Repeating Arms manilla envelopes with ties on the back. Two of them are used and two have never been used. Next is a list of MISSIONARY SALES- GUNS from Jan 1st to May 29th, 1937 and lists all the salesmen and their totals. Theo made the most sales with 1,126 guns. We also have a pair of Business envelopes that weren’t used but only in Fair condition with Theo’s letterhead on them. Next is a letter head window envelope from OLIN INDUSTRIES, INC also with the red WINCHESTER logo on it and contains a sales receipt to the Crow Bros. of Taft Texas for parts. This one is dated 1954. Lastly, we have Theo’s Salesman’s receipt book with WINCHESTER REPEARING ARMS CO., NEW HAVEN, CONNECTICUT, U.S.A. printed on the top of each page. This book comes in a black leather/oil cloth fold over book to keep it in. This grouping came with several unrelated photographs that I’ll list below. For this grouping $165.00 Check out the pics!!!
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Here we have a Remington Deringer .41 rimfire type III No. 4 pistol. Because of the serial number it is believed that this pistol was made around the WW1 era and because of that it is recognized as a 'modern ' firearm by the Federal Government and must be transfered. Deeply marked on top REMINGTON ARMS, U.M.C. CO., ILION, N.Y. The firearm is in overall good condition with a nice dark patina. There is a little hinge wobble but no cracks or breaks. The action works fine. The only drawbacks are a small gouge in one of the hard rubber grips and someone has ground the knurling down on the top of the hammer to make it smooth.. The bores are good and the extractor is still present. $850.00
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Here we have a Smith & Wesson WW2 Military & Police Victory model revolver in .38 S. & W. Cartridge.
The Victory Revolver was produced during World War II, it is a variation of the Military & Police Model of 1905, fourth change and had the following characteristics between 1942 and 1945:
Barrel: 2, 4, 5, or 6 inch. (4 inch common in .38 special, 5 inch common in 38/200 or .38 S&W) Sights: Fixed Finish: Early sandblast blue, sandblast mid-night black (appears grayish black). And finally a parkerized finish. Hammer and Trigger are case hardened. (Some nickel finished) Grips: Checkered walnut with medallion until early 1942, post February of 1942 they are smooth American Walnut with out medallions.
I believe that this was a civilian or non military model that has a serial number starting with a V for Victory. The number is V 7201XX and you can see where the laynard ring was but just a plug now. This revolver has been nickel plated but it's not new plating at old. This is old plating for sure. The victory models were only available with 2 and 4 inch barrels but this one has a 5 inch barrel . The serial numbers match on the butt, cylinder, and barrel. The frame and yoke numbers are different as they sometimes are. The markings are in good condition but I can see where sometime was lightly stamped above the SMITH & WESSON on the barrel but can't quite make out what it was supposed to be. The most common property marks found on the Victory model are the UNITED STATES PROPERTY, US PROPERTY, and the US NAVY markings however none of these are evidenced on this revolver and looks to have never been. Victory models have also been produced with out property marks, these revolvers were probably delivered by the U.S. Defense Supply Corporation (DSC) to defense contractors and public agencies that required them for guarding war sensitive materials. Also, according to STANDARD CATALOG OF SMITH & WESSON by Jim Supica and Richard Nahas, a small quanity of approx 86 "Victory Models" were made in the last of the "SV" serial range with a nickel finish but having the laynard ring removed and the hole plugged. These occurred at what appears to be the end of production of the Victory series and were to fill a commercial order." Although this one is before the V 769,000 serial range it looks like this one was made for a commercial order as well although this one was not fitted with the new design hammer block to stop accidental discharges. Also according to the book many of the unmarked models were sold to civilian users such as Defense plants, Post Office, etc and do not have U.S. or inspector markings just like this one. .
On this particular revolver the barrel exhibits good clean rifling. The grips are smooth walnut as they should be. The action works well in both single and double action. The plating is in generally good condition with worn spots through the finish from age. All in all it's in good condition. Still works great and is a nice old WW2 Revolver! $650.00
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16. This is a Colt Police Positive .38 Spl. Caliber revolver that was produced from 1905 to 1927. The checkered Walnut grips show lots of wear, especially the one on the obverse so this was carried by a right handed person. Checkered walnut grips became the standard for this weapon in 1924. Last patent date on the barrel is 1905 so this is the Police Posite first issue. The serial number is 2884XX . All the barrel markings are clear and sharp on this fine revolver and the action works flawlessly in single and double action. This model has the 4 inch barrel which shows nice rifling. This revolver still exhibits most of it's original color being about 85 to 90% but I believe the side plate to be a rework as the Colt logo is a little light but all there, and the blue is a slightly different color. Still a nice revolver that wasn't pulled from the holster very often. $595.00
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In 1924, Winchester introduced the Model 55 lever-action rifle as a simplified version of the 1894 Winchester. The Model 55 was available in 30 WCF (30-30), 32 WS and 25-35 calibers. This rifle could be ordered only with a round 24 inch barrel, the forearm smooth, a plain walnut straight-grip stock, and shotgun butt. The frame and barrel were blued and had either a solid or takedown feature. The Model 55 was manufactured through 1932 with approximately 21,000 guns produced during the 8-year production period. The Model 55 was discontinued because it could just not compete in sales with the 1894 Winchester.
This particular rifle is in 32 WS and has the other features mentioned above but this one is a solid frame. The barrel, hammer and nose cap has most of the original blue while the other parts ie: receiver, butt plate and lever have turned a dark gray with some spotting of bluing remaining. The action works great and the rifling is excellent. The wood is very nice with the usual dings from use but no cracks or breaks. You can see on the bottom of the stock pieces where sling swivels were installed then removed and filled. The rear dovetailed sight is missing. Serial number 10748XX. Take a look at the pics. I think you’ll like what you see. For this nice firearm $1,365.
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Here we have a very nice Winchester Model 94 (1894) Saddle Ring Carbine in 25-35 WCF cartridge! The serial number of 9235XX places this firearm being made in 1922. The piece is in good condition with a pinned blade front sight, a carbine style rear sight and the saddle ring on the left receiver with a full length magazine tube. Most of the original bluing is present on the barrel and magazine tube. All of the stampings are located on the left barrel area just ahead of the receiver as evidenced in the pics. All the markings are sharp and clear. The receiver is mostly silver with some blue and some minor browning to small areas. The Winchester proof marks are on top of the barrel and receiver as they should be and are nice and clear. The bore seems to have some pitting near the breech but stops a little ways up the bore and has nice sharp lands and grooves. This bore is still very serviceable. I’m afraid I get too much glare to get a good pic of the bore. The walnut stocks are in good condition as well just having the usual dings from use. No cracks or breaks are present. A really nice Saddle Ring Carbine in a hard to find caliber! $1,850.00
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HERE WE HAVE SOME MODERN AND SOME ANTIQUE AMMUNITION!!!
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The HUNTER below is sold!!!
Here's another H & R that is designated as the HUNTER model. The main difference in this piece from the others already offered is that the barrel on this piece is 10 inches long. It is a double/single action revolver and works fine. This piece exhibits about 60 to 65% of the original blue. The action works as it should and the markings are fine. The grips are really nice walnut. This piece was made from 1926 to 1930. This is a 7 shot revolver. $450.00 Modern Guns 39
Here is a real nice WW2 dated Colt M-1911 A1 in the green parkerized finish. We believe that it has been refinished AND we have gone through the piece to make sure everything matches. The wooden grips are earlier and the barrel pin is earlier too. The pistol looks fantastic but does have one little blip to the finish on the forward slide that you can see in the pic. Serial number is 751XXX which we believe dates it to 1941. All markings are crisp and sharp. It looks fantastic and functions as it should. For this one $1,650.00 item ww 85 & Modern Guns 16
REPLACEMENT SKS STOCK
This is actually an original SKS stock for the SKS rifle that is so popular today. This stock was taken off the original rifle and replaced with a poly stock. If you have a SKS that is in need of a new stock then here's one for you. $45.00 Modern Guns 15
GOOD ESSEX GUN WORKS 12 GUAGE SINGLE BARREL SHOTGUN WITH NICKELED RECEIVER!
Here is a very good Essex Gun Works 12 guage single barrel shotgun with a nickeled receiver. The last date on the receiver as far as a patent is May 14, 1901 so it will have to go to an FFL for transfer or if you have a C & R license I can send it directly to you. This weapon is in good condition and the walnut stock and forearm are in good condition with just a ding here and there. The receiver has a great deal of the original finish left. The gun is about 45 1/2 inches long overall with a 30 inch barrel. The bore needs a scrubbing but should clean up pretty good. The action works fine. Good strong springs. Plastic buttplate. $125.00 Modern guns 05
OLD WESTERN ARMS 16 GUAGE SINGLE BARREL SHOTGUN
Here we have an old Western Arms 16 guage single barrel shotgun. Mechanically fine with a nice dark patina overall. The walnut stock is in pretty good shape with the exception of some forearm wood loss up front , two holes in the wrist which I think was modified to fit a sling guide in there and a small crack on the wrist top side back of the tang but still solid. The bore needs a good scrubbing. This shotgun is about 44 inches long overall with a 28 inch barrel. These guns were made at the turn of the century so this one will have to be transfered by an FFL dealer or if you have a C & R license I can send it directly to you with proof of age. Check out the pics! $100.00 Modern Guns 04
NICE 30-06 WINCHESTER MODEL 670 30-06 RIFLE!
This is a real nice Winchester Model 670 which is essentially a model 70 in 30-06 caliber. I believe the MOdel 670 was introduced in 1966. This one is a honey! It has a walnut stock with checkered comb. The barrel does have sights and it's topped by a Savage-Suwa Japan Model 3833 scope. This rifle also has a sling. Nice, nice condition! $550.00 Modern Guns 03