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Cartridge Pistols & Revolvers

Antique Cartridge Pistols, Handguns & Revolvers for Sale

Some of our most collectable antique pistols and handguns can be found in our cartridge pistols and revolvers category. These antique pistols for sale include everything from U.S. Navy models to Webleys from across the pond to Continental rarities from France, Belgium, and Germany. Since our inventory is always changing, make sure to check our new arrivals page whenever you think about your next gun.

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  • Allen & Wheelock Side Hammer .32 caliber revolver. Gun is an old re-nickel. Action works perfectly. Barrel length is 3”.
    $450.00 Allen & Wheelock Side Hammer .32 caliber (AH3610)
    Allen & Wheelock Side Hammer .32 caliber revolver. Gun is an old re-nickel. Action works perfectly. Barrel length is 3”.


  • Bacon Excelsior model revolver (AH2465)
    $925.00 Bacon Excelsior model revolver (AH2465)
    Bacon Excelsior model converted from percussion. Cylinder, frame and barrel all have different numbers but all look like they have been together a long time. Unusual unmarked Bacon conversion...


  • Bacon “Navy Model” .32  (AH3410)
    $3,450.00 Bacon “Navy Model” .32 (AH3410)
    Bacon “Navy Model” in .32 caliber revolver. 7 1/2” barrel. Excellent bore. Action works perfectly. This revolver is Serial number 7 on all parts. Gun has 85-90% blue on the barrel and cylinder. Grips are...


  • Belgian 8 MM Pinfire 6 shot (AH3203 )
    $325.00 Belgian 8 MM Pinfire 6 shot (AH3203 )
    Belgian 8 MM Pinfire 6 shot revolver. Barrel length 3 1/4". Overall length 7". Action works perfectly. Fine checkered wood grips are near excellent. Gun is unmarked as to maker. gun has Liege proofs...


  • Belgian Pin Fire 9.5MM (AH3463)
    $429.50 Belgian Pin Fire 9.5MM (AH3463)
    Belgian Pin Fire 9.5MM revolver. Nice antique Pocket pistol. In the white as was the norm in this era. Action works fine. Lanyard is missing. Grips are nice. No markings on pistol. Gun has good look to it. Barrel is 3.75"...


  • Belgian Pinfire  (AH3212 )
    $895.00 Belgian Pinfire (AH3212 )
    Belgian Pinfire revolver. Large caliber-approximately 12 MM. Grips are very good. No cracks or chips. Gun is engraved in floral scroll. Barrel length is 6 1/4" and overall 11".


  • Belgian Pinfire (AH578)
    $695.00 Belgian Pinfire (AH578)
    Belgian Pinfire engraved revolver.


  • Bergman Model 1896 No 2 5mm (AH3365)
    $6,250.00 Bergman Model 1896 No 2 5mm (AH3365)
    Bergman Model 1896 No 2 5mm caliber pistol. Action works perfectly. Right side grip has a tiny chip at the top corner. Gun has 93% original blue. Rare Bergman and in very fine condition...


  • D.D Cone Washington D.C. .32 (AH3361)
    $985.00 D.D Cone Washington D.C. .32 (AH3361)
    D.D Cone Washington D.C. .32 caliber revolver. (Wm. P. Uhlinger made revolver). Rear loading cartridge revolver. These were Uhlinger made but marked with other names to avoid Smith & Wesson's Rollin White patent. Barrel...


  • Deane Harding Deane Cartridge Conversion in .442 Rimfire (AH3515)
    $2,475.00 Deane Harding Deane Cartridge Conversion in .442 Rimfire (AH3515)
    Deane Harding Deane Cartridge Conversion in .442 Rimfire caliber. One of only 200 made. Gun has a good to very good bore. Gun has some pitting on the right side of the barrel and frame. Action works perfectly. Grips are very...


  • Dreyse Model 1860 or Circa 18060 Needlefire revolver. Top strap is marked “V Dreyse Sommerda”. Action works perfectly.
    $5,975.00 Dreyse Model 1860 or Circa 1860 Rare Needlefire revolver (AH3618)
    Dreyse Model 1860 or Circa 1860 Rare Needlefire revolver. Top strap is marked “V Dreyse Sommerda”. Action works perfectly. Frame is scroll engraved and has silver wire inlay also. The stock is a beautiful...


  • Factory engraved Merwin and Hulbert (AH3440)
    $6,750.00 Factory engraved Merwin and Hulbert (AH3440)
    Factory engraved Merwin and Hulbert. Beautiful gun. Factory 3 3/8” barrel in 44-40. Birds head grip with top strap. Pearl grips that are slightly oversized but fit well enough. Finish is 90-92% original nickel...


  • Forehand and Wadsworth Double Action Revolver. Very fine condition with 90% of the original finish. Grips are very good, but do have a chip out of the left hand side at the top. Action works well.
    $325.00 Forehand and Wadsworth Double Action Revolver (AH3706)
    Forehand and Wadsworth Double Action Revolver. Very fine condition with 90% of the original finish. Grips are very good, but do have a chip out of the left hand side at the top. Action works well.


  • French 12mm Pinfire ( AH3109 )
    $1,795.00 French 12mm Pinfire ( AH3109 )
    French 12mm Pinfire revolver. Barrel has a canon muzzle and is 5 1/2” long. Gun is a factory engraved six shot. There is no maker’s name. Grips have 90% plus original varnish. Gun is double action only. This is a...


  • French Pinfire 9mm (AH3026)
    $1,175.00 French Pinfire 9mm (AH3026)
    French Pinfire 9mm caliber revolver. Very fine revolver with about 90% fine original high polish blue. Gorgeous grips. This is a quality French Pinfire. Unmarked as to maker. Barrel length 5". Overall length 9 1/2"...


  • French pinfire revolver  (AH2793)
    $795.00 French pinfire revolver (AH2793)
    French pinfire revolver approximately .44 caliber 6 shot. Bore is very good plus. Grips are excellent. Action is fine. Gun has approximately 50% original blue...


  • French Pocketsize Pin Fire (AH3442)
    $325.00 French Pocketsize Pin Fire (AH3442)
    French Pocketsize Pin Fire revolver. 3” barrel and has a folding trigger. Gun has traces off blue, but is mostly a brown to gray patina gun. This gun has both single and double action and the action works fine. Caliber...


  • German  (AH1057)
    $1,250.00 German (AH1057)
    German Pinfire unusual design.


  • German Copy of a Smith & Wesson 2nd model Single Action (AH3163 )
    $695.00 German Copy of a Smith & Wesson 2nd model Single Action (AH3163 )
    German Copy of a Smith & Wesson 2nd model Single Action Revolver. 5" barrel. Bore has good rifling and also corrosion in the grooves. Grips are excellent and have an "ES" Trademark on grip and frame (possibly E. Schmidt)...


  • German Six Shot revolver. Approximately 9.5mm. Serial #2100. Has a “Crown U” proof on the barrel and cylinder. Bore is excellent and action is both single and double action.
    $695.00 German Six Shot revolver (AH3566)
    German Six Shot revolver. Approximately 9.5mm. Serial #2100. Has a “Crown U” proof on the barrel and cylinder. Bore is excellent and action is both single and double action. Grips are excellent. Gun has 99% of...


  • Hammond "Bulldog" .44  (AH2803)
    $2,450.00 Hammond "Bulldog" .44 (AH2803)
    Hammond "Bulldog" .44 caliber pistol made by Conn. Arms and Mfg. Co. Excellent bore. Barrel has 93% bright blue. Frame has 90% case colors. Grips are excellent. Very fine Bulldog!


  • Hammond Bulldog .44  (AH2593)
    $2,195.00 Hammond Bulldog .44 (AH2593)
    Hammond Bulldog .44 caliber pistol. Manufactured by Conn. Arms Mfg. Co. Gun is is very good plus condition with 95% blue and 80-85% case colors. Grips and bore are excellent. This is a beautiful Bulldog...


  • Hammond Bulldog .44 Henry (AH2604)
    $1,795.00 Hammond Bulldog .44 Henry (AH2604)
    Excellent Hammond Bulldog .44 Henry caliber pistol. Bright blue on barrel with about 80% bright blue. Case colors remain on frame. Excellent grips and like new bore. Well above average for how you normally find these guns...


  • Hammond Bulldog .44RF  (AH2598)
    $695.00 Hammond Bulldog .44RF (AH2598)
    Hammond Bulldog .44RF caliber rifle. Smooth gray patina on metal. Nice tight action with excellent bore.  


  • Hopkins & Allen Blue Jacket No 2 .32 R.F. Caliber Revolver (AH2090)
    $795.00 Hopkins & Allen Blue Jacket No 2 .32 R.F. Caliber Revolver (AH2090)
    Hopkins & Allen Blue Jacket No 2 .32 R.F. caliber revolver. Factory engraved with 98-99% original nickel and fine grips with scalloped borders. Engraving is as seen on many Merwin & Hulberts. Excellent condition...


  • Hopkins & Allen XL No. 5 .38 S&W caliber revolver. 2⅜” barrel. Action works perfectly. A very neat feature on this revolver are the pearl grips, which are old and original to this gun. The grips are marked “Cube” with a crest of rider on horse and another symbol. Cylinder and barrel are refinished and frame is an even brown patina.
    $1,150.00 Hopkins & Allen XL No. 5 .38 S&W (AH3695)
    Hopkins & Allen XL No. 5 .38 S&W caliber revolver. 2⅜” barrel. Action works perfectly. A very neat feature on this revolver are the pearl grips, which are old and original to this gun. The grips are marked...


  • Hopkins and Allen Ranger (AH3227)
    $395.00 Hopkins and Allen Ranger (AH3227)
    Hopkins and Allen Ranger with pearl grips. 70% of the original nickel. Action works but timing need minor adjustment. Beautiful pearl grips.


  • Iver Johnson early model "Shattuck Patent" revolver. (AH2627)
    $650.00 Iver Johnson early model "Shattuck Patent" revolver. (AH2627)
    Rare Iver Johnson early model "Shattuck Patent" revolver. Opening the loading gate releases the cylinder which swings out to the right. Has early Nov. 1879 and Mar. 1883 patent dates. Note that dogs head on grips is larger...


  • J.P.Lower revolver (AH3512)
    $875.00 J.P.Lower revolver (AH3512)
    J.P.Lower revolver. Retailer marked D.D.Cone Washington D.C.


  • Lefaucheux  (AH1912)
    $1,250.00 Lefaucheux (AH1912)
    Lefaucheux 6 shot pinfire approximately .45 caliber revolver with 6 1/4" barrel. Very good plus condition with excellent grips and fine engraving. Fine overall condition!


  • Marlin 1887 .38 caliber double action revolver (AH2121)
    $1,095.00 Marlin 1887 .38 caliber double action revolver (AH2121)
    Marlin 1887 .38 caliber double action revolver. Factory engraved with silver and gold. Has replaced pearl grips. Scarce Marlin factory engraved...


  • Marlin 32 Standard .32 caliber revolver.  (AH2460)
    $398.50 Marlin 32 Standard .32 caliber revolver. (AH2460)
    Marlin 32 Standard .32 caliber revolver. Very good bore. Very good overall.  


  • Marlin No 32 Standard revolver (AH2459)
    $495.00 Marlin No 32 Standard revolver (AH2459)
    Marlin No 32 Standard, Good bore. Very good plus condition (chip out of bottom of right grip).  


  • Marlin Standard .32 caliber revolver. (AH2454)
    $495.00 Marlin Standard .32 caliber revolver. (AH2454)
    Marlin Standard .32 caliber revolver. Bore is good. Very good condition.  


  • Marlin XXX Standard .30 (AH2453)
    $950.00 Marlin XXX Standard .30 (AH2453)
    Marlin XXX Standard .30 caliber revolver. Excellent bore. Excellent condition.  


  • Marlin XXX Standard .30 caliber revolver.  (AH2451)
    $650.00 Marlin XXX Standard .30 caliber revolver. (AH2451)
    Marlin XXX Standard .30 caliber revolver. Very good bore. 92-94% nickel. Very good condition.  


  • Marlin XXX Standard Pocket pistol (AH3443)
    $229.95 Marlin XXX Standard Pocket pistol (AH3443)
    Marlin XXX Standard Pocket pistol. 80% original nickel finish. Brass frame gun and on thigh edges one can see patinated brass. Excellent grips; they show almost no wear.  


  • Merwin & Hulbert Early Model .38 Centerfire (AH3473)
    $2,350.00 Merwin & Hulbert Early Model .38 Centerfire (AH3473)
    Merwin & Hulbert Early Model .38 Centerfire caliber revolver. Medium frame. Factory engraved with factory Pearl grips. Bore is very good. mechanically excellent. Gun has 95-96% original nickel. Very fine factory engraved...


  • Merwin & Hulbert First Model (AH3226)
    $2,150.00 Merwin & Hulbert First Model (AH3226)
    Merwin & Hulbert First Model Factory engraved revolver. Early gun with the scooped cylinder and bird head grip. This gun is factory engraved with the popular and desirable Mexican eagle with snake motif. Pearl grips with...


  • Merwin & Hulbert Medium Frame Double Action .38 caliber revolver. 5 shot revolver with flat butt. Bore is very good. Gun has the folding hammer. Left side grip has a chip. Gun is an old re-nickel. Action works perfectly.
    $795.00 Merwin & Hulbert Medium Frame Double Action .38 caliber (AH3385)
    Merwin & Hulbert Medium Frame Double Action .38 caliber revolver. 5 shot revolver with flat butt. Bore is very good. Gun has the folding hammer. Left side grip has a chip. Gun is an old re-nickel. Action works perfectly...


  • Merwin and Hulbert .44 (AH3253)
    $3,495.00 Merwin and Hulbert .44 (AH3253)
    Merwin and Hulbert .44 caliber revolver with large frame and carved pearl grips. Later model large frame single action with top strap. Gun is in .44-40. Original 7 1/2" barrel. Metal has an old re-nickel finish. The gun has...


  • Merwin and Hulbert Early Open Top large frame .44  Merwin and Hulbert caliber (AH3423)
    $2,450.00 Merwin and Hulbert Early Open Top large frame .44 Merwin and Hulbert caliber (AH3423)
    Merwin and Hulbert Early Open Top large frame .44 Merwin and Hulbert caliber revolver. Bore is good with strong rifling. Gun has an old re-nickle that has oxidized like old nickle does. Edges are sharp and show no rounding...


  • Montenegrin Gasser Model 1870/74 11.75x36MM (AH3343 )
    $1,850.00 Montenegrin Gasser Model 1870/74 11.75x36MM (AH3343 )
    Montenegrin Gasser Model 1870/74 11.75x36MM caliber revolver. This revolver is marked with the proper Gasser Produced Patent marks. Action works perfectly. Gun is factory engraved. Barrel is marked with a Crown N1 for...


  • Montenegrin Revolver (AH3012)
    $1,650.00 Montenegrin Revolver (AH3012)
    Montenegrin Revolver factory engraved and factory nickel plated. Has a very unusual 4" barrel marked "Vero Montenegrino". Gun has crown and cross key proof and Montenegrin Lion proof. Action works perfectly. Bore has been...


  • Moore Teat Fire revolver.  (AH2515)
    $1,595.00 Moore Teat Fire revolver. (AH2515)
    Moore Teat Fire revolver. Just about the entire factory engraved frame is still covered in tarnished silver. Cylinder and barrel have about 80% original finish with the remainder flaking and turning to a smooth brown patina...


  • Moore Teat Fire revolver. (AH2912)
    $1,195.00 Moore Teat Fire revolver. (AH2912)
    Moore Teat Fire revolver. Silver plated gun with about 50% of the original finish. Gun is nice and sharp but has just flaked. The rosewood grips are excellent. Action is nice and tight. Gun is all matching including wedge...


  • Norwich Arms Revolver  (AH2095)
    $1,150.00 Norwich Arms Revolver (AH2095)
    Unusual Norwich Arms revolver with rare metal grips depicting a stag in a woodland setting. Gun is factory engraved and nickel plated with a gold cylinder (also factory gold plated). 99% nickel remaining. We have no...


  • Otis Smiths patent .32 caliber revolver.  (AH2423)
    $475.00 Otis Smiths patent .32 caliber revolver. (AH2423)
    Otis Smiths patent .32 caliber revolver. Very good condition with 90-92% nickel. Very good case color on hammer.  


  • Pioneer  (AH290)
    $495.00 Pioneer (AH290)
    Pioneer .32 caliber revolver. Great little engraved "suicide special".


  • Plant 3rd Model .42 Cup Prime (AH3160 )
    $1,350.00 Plant 3rd Model .42 Cup Prime (AH3160 )
    Plant 3rd Model .42 Cup Prime caliber revolver. Barrel marked Merwin & Bray. Frame has about 60-70% original tarnished silver. Barrel has about 50% blue. Grips are very good plus. Bore is excellent. Action works...


  • Plant Manufacturing Company .42 caliber  (AH2836)
    $1,895.00 Plant Manufacturing Company .42 caliber (AH2836)
    Plant Manufacturing Company .42 caliber cup prime "Army Revolver". Excellent bore. 5 1/2" Barrel . Gun has about 85% blue and 90-93% original silver. Grips are about excellent. Exceptionally fine Plant...


  • Plant Mfg. Co. Second Model (AH3367)
    $2,350.00 Plant Mfg. Co. Second Model (AH3367)
    Plant Mfg. Co. Second Model with iron frame. RARE. Only 350 made. Bore is very good plus. Gun has an fine even overall patina with excellent clear markings. Note: The cylinder locking spring is weak and does not lock up...


  • Plant Mfg. Cup Prime Large Frame "Army" .42  (AH3016)
    $1,950.00 Plant Mfg. Cup Prime Large Frame "Army" .42 (AH3016)
    Plant Mfg. Cup Prime Large Frame "Army" .42 caliber revolver. This is the 3rd model, type 1. Gun has approximately 60% blue. Frame has 95% original tarnished silver. Grips are very good with most of the varnish. Very fine...


  • Rare Mauser Conehammer pistol with fixed rear sights. Bore is poor. Gun has 97-98% blue. Grips are very good plus.
    $6,950.00 Rare Mauser Conehammer (AH3542)
    Rare Mauser Conehammer with fixed rear sights. Bore is poor. Gun has 97-98% blue. Grips are very good plus. Comes with a very good non matching (unnumbered) stock. Lid has an export crack repair and overall this is a near...


  • Scarce Perrin Revolver. 9mm caliber. Very good bore. Gun is factory engraved. Action works perfectly. Cylinder has very good original blue. Frame has approximately 30% original blue. Grips are good. Hard to find small frame Perrin.
    $2,750.00 Scarce Perrin Revolver (AH3642)
    Scarce Perrin Revolver. 9mm caliber. Very good bore. Gun is factory engraved. Action works perfectly. Cylinder has very good original blue. Frame has approximately 30% original blue. Grips are good. Hard to find small frame...


  • Scarce Pinfire Revolver by C. L. Loron (AH3624)
    $4,950.00 Scarce Pinfire Revolver by C. L. Loron (AH3624)
    Scarce Pinfire Revolver by C. L. Loron. Very interesting system! The lever on the left hand side comes down to unlock the barrel from the frame. The barrel slides forward and the lever on the left hand side acts as the...


  • Spencer Safety Hammerless (AH1332)
    $229.50 Spencer Safety Hammerless (AH1332)
    Spencer Safety Hammerless revolver (Possibly a maltby?)


  • Stevens Lord model .22 caliber single shot. (AH2485)
    $795.00 Stevens Lord model .22 caliber single shot. (AH2485)
    Stevens Lord model .22 caliber single shot. The Lord model is Stevens largest frame pistol. Condition is about good. The bore is poor. Mechanically works fine. 12" barrel. Has the early barrel markings found on the first 600...


  • Theodor Bergmann 1896 6.5 Bergman (AH2983)
    $3,695.00 Theodor Bergmann 1896 6.5 Bergman (AH2983)
    Theodor Bergmann 1896 6.5 Bergman caliber pistol. Produced about 1896-1898. One of the very first semi-auto pistols. This design was improved upon and probably less than 2,500 of this model were made. The bore is about very...


  • Whitney Navy Cartridge Conversion. Made in late 1860’s. Nice gun with 70% of an old nickel finish. Grips are very good, free of chips and cracks. Mechanics work fine and lock up is tight.
    $1,695.00 Whitney Navy Cartridge Conversion (AH3554)
    Whitney Navy Cartridge Conversion. Made in late 1860’s. Nice gun with 70% of an old nickel finish. Grips are very good, free of chips and cracks. Mechanics work fine and lock up is tight. Bore is very good. Whitney...