A Winchester Model 1886, serial number 1, and accompanying presentation watch and chain, with a significant connection to the history of the American West is estimated at $500,000 to $750,000 heading into Rock Island Auction Co.'s April Premiere Firearms Auction.
Selections of moderately valued firearms will come to auction March 14, during James D. Julia's Sporting & Collector Firearms session. Among the featured lots is one of the only known engraved antique Reid Knuckle Duster pistol.
Arizona-based sister auction houses, J. Levine Auction & Appraisal and EJ's Auction & Consignment will present a significant Americana collection at auction Feb. 25-27.
Among the antique firearms and edged weapons in Cordier Auction's Firearms and Militaria Auction in December, 2015, was a World WarII Era Japanese sword that sold for $1,900.
Kramer Auction Services presented a variety of antique and vintage firearms at auction Dec. 5, including a Weatherby rifle that fetched $6,700.
Among the 3,000 firearms coming to auction Dec. 4-6 at Rock Island Auctions is a scarce Colt “Buntline Special” single action army revolver, circa 1882, with skeletal shoulder stock ($50,000-$75,000).
Collectible firearms from many of the most popular makers, along with military models and thousands of curio and relic firearms are coming to auction April 24-26, 2015 at Rock Island Auction Company.
A variety of lots, including a brilliant still-life painting, stoneware footed chalice-form baptism bow, and an electric table lamp marked ‘Pairpoint 3070’ earned top dollar during a spring auction offered by Roan Auctioneers.
A diverse selection of antique firearms changed hands during Cordier Auction & Appraisals Spring Firearms and Militaria Auction, including a Colt Richards Conversion Type II Revolver which sold for $4,200.
The Wild West rides again, at least it will June 22 at Heritage Auctions, when 140 lots of items owned by the Jesse James gang, George Amstrong Custer, Annie Oakley and others, are offered.