Unique Ainsworth Inspected Colt Cavalry Single Action Army Revolver – Photographed in the Kopec Book!

Make: Colt’s Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Co. Model: 1st Generation Single Action Army, Black Powder Frame Serial Number: 7387 Year of Manufacture: 1874 Caliber: .45 Colt Action Type: Single Action with Side Loading-Gate Cylinder Markings: The top of the barrel is marked “COLT’S PT. F.A. MFG. Co. HARTFORD, CT. U.S.A.” The bottom of the barrel […]

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Moore’s Pat. Fire Arms Co. Front Loading .32 Caliber Teat-Fire Single Action Revolver – Antique

LSB#: 140325XX232 Make: Moore’s Patent Fire Arms Co. Model: Front Loading Teat-Fire Revolver Serial Number: 3689 Year of Manufacture: circa 1864 – 1870 Caliber: .32 Teat-Fire Action Type: Single Action Cartridge Revolver with Front Loading Cylinder Markings: The top of the barrel is marked “MOORE S PAT. FIRE ARMS Co. BROOKLYN N.Y.” and the underside […]

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Original Transitional Model Civil War LeMat “Grapeshot” Revolver

“The LeMat revolver was a .42 or .36 caliber cap & ball black powder revolver invented by Dr. Jean Alexandre LeMat of New Orleans, which featured an unusual secondary 16 gauge smoothbore barrel capable of firing buckshot. It saw service with the armed forces of the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War […]

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Plant / Merwin & Bray Front Loading .30 Caliber Cup-Primer Cartridge Single Action Revolver – Antique

LSB#: 13010602 Make: Merwin & Bray Fire Arms Company Model: .30 Caliber Cup-Primed Cartridge Revolver Serial Number: 2763 Year of Manufacture: 1863 – 1873? Caliber: .30 Cup-Primed Cartridge Action Type: Single Action, Front Loading and Unloading Revolver Markings: The rib atop the barrel is marked “MERWIN & BRAY. FIRE- ARMS. CO. N.Y.” and the bottom […]

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.455 Webley Fosbery Semi Automatic Revolver

“Semi-automatic pistols were just beginning to appear when Colonel Fosbery (1832–1907) devised a revolver that cocked the hammer and rotated the cylinder by sliding the action, cylinder, and barrel assembly back on the frame. The prototype was a modified Colt Single Action Army revolver. Fosbery patented his invention August 16, 1895 and further improvements were […]

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Rare Connecticut Arms .28 Cup-Primer Cartridge Front Loading Single Action Revolver – Antique

LSB#: 130106XX01 Make: Connecticut Arms Company Model: .28 Cup-Primer Cartridge Single Action Revolver Serial Number: 3241 Year of Manufacture: Late 1860s Caliber: .28 Cup-Primer Cartridge Action Type: Single Action, Front Loading and Unloading Revolver Markings: The rib atop the barrel is marked “CONN. ARMS CO. NORFOLK CONN.” The circumference of the cylinder is marked “PATENTED […]

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