Spencer Arms Model 1886 Dual Trigger Repeating Model, 1 of 10 Accepted by Army Ordnance, Blue 24” Pump / Slide Action Shotgun, MFD 1887 Antique

Sold For: $1,015.00 LSB#: 160912AA03 Make: Spencer Arms Co. Model: 1886 Repeating Shotgun Serial Number: 1845 (Per page 277 of “Spencer Repeating Firearms” by Marcot, this shotgun was one of ten accepted by the U.S. Army Ordnance Department at the end of 1887.) Year of Manufacture: 1887 Gauge: 12 Gauge with 2 5/8” Chambers for […]

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Massachusetts Arms Maynard 1873 Deluxe Target Model & Extra .22 Barrel, Blue & Case 25 3/4 & 28″ Single Shot Rifle & Scope, MFD 1870’s Antique

LSB#: 161020JM08 Make: This rifle was made by the Massachusetts Arms Co. under the Maynard patent. Model: Model 1873 with Hadley’s Improved Patent Deluxe Target Rifle Configuration Serial Number: The lower tang is marked with serial number “1040” but has a date of “1865”, which does not correspond with the date of 1873 on the […]

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Original Henry Deringer of Philadelphia, C. Curry San Francisco Marked Silver & Browned 1 5/8” Single Shot Gold Rush Pistol MFD 1852-1863 Antique

LSB#: 161102MM01 Make: Henry Deringer of Philadelphia, sold through C. Curry of San Francisco, California. Model: Small Pocket Deringer, Rounded Trigger Guard & ‘Pineapple’-Style Finial Serial Number: NSN Year of Manufacture: The trigger guard finial design is indicative of work from 1850-1870 (Flayderman’s Guide to Antique American Firearms and Their Values, 9th Edition, by Norm […]

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London Armoury L.A. Co. Whitworth Match Model, Possible Confederate Sniper, Engraved 35” Single Shot Percussion Rifle, MFD 1862 Antique

Sold For: $3,630.00 LSB#: 161020LH09 Make: London Armoury Co. (L.A. Co.) Model: Whitworth Match Rifle (Based on the 1853 Enfield 3-Band Model) Serial Number: 144319 Year of Manufacture: 1862 Caliber: .451 Caliber Ball Action Type: Single Shot, Muzzle Loaded Percussion Match Rifle Markings: The top of the barrel is marked “281”, the left appears to […]

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Spencer 1865 Carbine, Stabler Cut-Off Model, Blue & Case Colored 20” Lever Action Tube Fed Rifle, MFD 1865-1866 Antique

Sold For: $3,036.00 LSB#: 161004RK34 Make: Spencer Repeating Rifle Company Model: 1865 Carbine Serial Number: 11465 Year of Manufacture: 1865 to 1866 Caliber: .52 Spencer Rimfire (.56-56 Rimfire) Action Type: Lever Operated Rotating Breechblock Repeating Rifle With Tubular Magazine Loaded Through The Buttstock Markings: The top of the receiver at the chamber is marked “SPENCER […]

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Rare Spencer Arms Model 1886 Repeating Model, 1 of 10 Accepted by Army Ordnance Dept., 28 ¾” Pump Action Shotgun & Paperwork, MFD 1887 Antique

Sold For: $1,105.00 LSB#: 160912AA05 Make: Spencer Arms Co. Model: 1886 Repeating Shotgun Serial Number: 1876 (Per page 277 of “Spencer Repeating Firearms” by Marcot, this shotgun was one of ten accepted by the U.S. Army Ordnance Department at the end of 1887.) Year of Manufacture: 1887 Gauge: 12 Gauge with 2 5/8” Chambers for […]

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Marlin 1893 M1893 Model, Blue & Case Colored Round 26” Lever Action Tube Magazine Fed Rifle, MFD 1899 C&R

Sold LSB#: 160926GS29 Make: Marlin Model: 1893 Rifle Serial Number: 186118 Year of Manufacture: 1899 (http://oldguns.net/sn_php/marlinlookup.php) Caliber: .38-55 Winchester Action Type: Lever Action Rifle With Full Length Tubular Magazine Markings: The top of the barrel is marked “MARLIN FIRE-ARMS CO., NEW HAVEN CT. U.S.A. / PAT’D OCT.11.1887. APRIL.2.1889. AUG.1.1893.” and at the receiver with “38-55”. […]

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Winchester 1873 3rd Model, Blue Octagonal 24 ¼” Lever Action Rifle & Paperwork MFD 1888, Antique

Sold For: $2,855.00 LSB#: 160901PB05 Make: Winchester Model: 1873 Rifle Serial Number: 283720 (The “B” suffix found on the lower tang is technically not part of the serial number but Winchesters method of tracking the specific mechanical configuration of the receiver group.) Year of Manufacture: November 1888 Caliber: .44-40 Winchester Center Fire Action Type: Lever […]

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Joseph Golcher & James Stapleton Model Pennsylvania Over/Under, Brown 36″ Double Set-Trigger Percussion Rifle, 1800s Antique

SOLD LSB#: 160825JN01 Make: The lockwork was done by Joseph Golcher of Philadelphia, the balance of the work was done by James Stapleton of Beavertown, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania. Model: Over / Under Percussion Rifle Serial Number: NSN Year of Manufacture: Our research concludes that James Stapleton of Beavertown was alive from 1836 until 1900, Joseph […]

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Henry Deringer of Philadelphia, ORIGINAL German Silver & Brown 1 3/8” Single Shot Percussion Pistol & Paperwork, Antique

SOLD FOR: $2,795.00 LSB#: 160725MJ01 Make: Henry Deringer of Philadelphia Model: Small Pocket Deringer, Rounded Trigger Guard & ‘Pineapple’ Finial Style. Serial Number: The rear of the lower tang is marked “2”. There are no other numbers present. Year of Manufacture: The trigger guard finial design is indicative of work from 1850-1870 (Flayderman’s Guide to […]

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