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Derringers & Pepperboxes

Pepperbox Handguns & Derringers for Sale

When it comes to pepperbox handguns and derringers for sale, you can’t beat Collectors Firearms. Our extensive inventory includes a wide variety of highly collectable Allen and Thurber perpperboxes, French and English pepperboxes, and single and over/under derringers from Remington and other manufacturers. We update our inventory often, so bookmark our list of new arrivals and check back often.

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  • Allen & Thurber Bar Hammer Double Action  (AH3190)
    $1,075.00 Allen & Thurber Bar Hammer Double Action (AH3190)
    Allen & Thurber Bar Hammer Double Action approximately .31 caliber pistol. 2" barrel length. Metal is very good with blue on barrel. Frame is sharply engraved. Grips are excellent. Hammer has very good case colors. Very...


  • Allen & Thurber Dragoon Size Pepperbox (AH3501)
    $1,850.00 Allen & Thurber Dragoon Size Pepperbox (AH3501)
    Allen & Thurber Dragoon Size Pepperbox. Norwich production. This revolver has flat barrel ribs and nipple shield. Action revolves and works perfectly. Barrel length 6” engraved frame. Grips are excellent. Gun is in...


  • Allen Bar Hammer pepperbox .31  (AH3397)
    $1,850.00 Allen Bar Hammer pepperbox .31 (AH3397)
    Allen Bar Hammer pepperbox .31 caliber. Serial number 44 inside trigger guard. Action works perfectly. Gun has very good thinning blue. This variation is difficult to indentify. This gun has a 3 1/2” barrel, fluted...


  • Bacon .30 caliber pistol. (AH2447)
    $495.00 Bacon .30 caliber pistol. (AH2447)
    Bacon (unmarked) .30 caliber single shot. Very good condition.  


  • Bacon brass frame pistol (AH2443)
    $495.00 Bacon brass frame pistol (AH2443)
    Bacon (unmarked and no serial number). Poor bore. Fine mustard color brass. Excellent rosewood grips. Bore measures about .28 caliber??? Not listed in this caliber...


  • Bacon Manufacture Co. Derringer .32 Rimfire  (AH3137 )
    $875.00 Bacon Manufacture Co. Derringer .32 Rimfire (AH3137 )
    Bacon Manufacture Co. Derringer .32 Rimfire caliber antique handgun. This is a rare brass frame variation with an open breech that dovetails at the top to meet the barrel. Barrel address has very tiny letters and is stamped...


  • Ballard brass frame .41 Rimfire caliber derringer (AH2798)
    $1,895.00 Ballard brass frame .41 Rimfire caliber derringer (AH2798)
    Ballard brass frame .41 Rimfire caliber derringer. Excellent bore. Frame has 100% of an old resilver. Frame has about 90% of an old reblue. Has two small areas of very light pits. Grips are fine with original varnish. A very...


  • Beautiful Deluxe Engraved Slotter Derringer. 2½” barrel. This is a Slotter made Derringer that is extra fancy. IT has a trap in the butt for extra caps, engraving on the barrel, and a gold inlaid barrel band.
    $3,950.00 Beautiful Deluxe Engraved Slotter Derringer (AH3583)
    Beautiful Deluxe Engraved Slotter Derringer. 2½” barrel. This is a Slotter made Derringer that is extra fancy. IT has a trap in the butt for extra caps, engraving on the barrel, and a gold inlaid barrel band...


  • Blunt & Symms Ring Trigger Pepperbox (AH1902)
    $1,975.00 Blunt & Symms Ring Trigger Pepperbox (AH1902)
    Blunt & Symms Ring Trigger pepperbox in excellent condition with 95% original blue.


  • Blunt & Syms Dragoon Size Pepperbox .36 caliber revolver. Barrel length is 6”. Action works perfectly, and grips are good to very good with no chips or cracks.
    $1,475.00 Blunt & Syms Dragoon Size Pepperbox .36 caliber revolver (AH3581)
    Blunt & Syms Dragoon Size Pepperbox .36 caliber revolver. Barrel length is 6”. Action works perfectly, and grips are good to very good with no chips or cracks. Frame has light pitting on the left side in the...


  • Cased Robbins & Lawrence Pepperbox .31 caliber revolver (AH3529)
    $3,475.00 Cased Robbins & Lawrence Pepperbox .31 caliber revolver (AH3529)
    Cased Robbins & Lawrence Pepperbox .31 caliber revolver. Action works perfectly. Gun has a bright finish, very sharp with excellent markings. Grips are excellent. Accessories are excellent with beautiful powder flask,...


  • English Transitional Pepperbox (AH2028)
    $2,950.00 English Transitional Pepperbox (AH2028)
    English Transitional Pepperbox with 6" barrel and 12 1/2" overall length. Fine scroll engraving with a Phoenix bird on right side frame. Cap trap in bottom of butt. Fine checkered grips. Very fine revolver...


  • English Transitional Pepperbox (AH3355)
    $1,395.00 English Transitional Pepperbox (AH3355)
    English Transitional Pepperbox. Approximately .46 caliber. Action works fine. No markers marks. Barrel length 6" and overall length 13 1/2". Gun is engraved. Gun has a light to medium gray-brown patina. This revolver is a...


  • Forehand & Wadsworth Double Action Pocket Pistol. Has 85% of the nickel finish. Bore has strong rifling with just a minor spot of pitting. Excellent grips. Action works perfectly.
    $349.95 Forehand & Wadsworth Double Action Pocket Pistol (AH3710)
    Forehand & Wadsworth Double Action Pocket Pistol. Has 85% of the nickel finish. Bore has strong rifling with just a minor spot of pitting. Excellent grips. Action works perfectly.


  • French Mariette Style Ring Trigger Pepperbox (AH1840)
    $995.00 French Mariette Style Ring Trigger Pepperbox (AH1840)
    French Mariette Style Ring Trigger Pepperbox with engraved frame and ebony grips. 4 barrel gun with 3" barrels. Measures 7 1/2" overall. Has a capping opening in the nipple shield. Very nice French pepperbox (no Belgian...


  • Hopkins & Allen Acme Hammerless 1½ .22 caliber revolver. Mostly gray patina. Action works perfectly. This is an usual gun, as it’s a revolver with a safety. Grips are very good.
    $198.50 Hopkins & Allen Acme Hammerless 1½ .22 caliber revolver (AH3712)
    Hopkins & Allen Acme Hammerless 1½ .22 caliber revolver. Mostly gray patina. Action works perfectly. This is an usual gun, as it’s a revolver with a safety. Grips are very good.


  • Hopkins & Allen Ranger No. 2. 32. caliber revolver. About 50% of the nickel finish remains. Grips are very good. Action rotates, but does not index properly.
    $198.50 Hopkins & Allen Ranger No. 2. .32 caliber revolver (AH3714)
    Hopkins & Allen Ranger No. 2. 32. caliber revolver. About 50% of the nickel finish remains. Grips are very good. Action rotates, but does not index properly.


  • Hopkins & Allen Safety Pocket Revolver. About 60% of the nickel finish remains. Gun works perfectly and locks up tight. Unusual gun as it’s a revolver with a safety.
    $295.00 Hopkins & Allen Safety Pocket Revolver (AH3709)
    Hopkins & Allen Safety Pocket Revolver. About 60% of the nickel finish remains. Gun works perfectly and locks up tight. Unusual gun as it’s a revolver with a safety.


  • Keno Derringer .22 (AH3388)
    $795.00 Keno Derringer .22 (AH3388)
    Keno Derringer .22 caliber by Hyde and Shattock of Springfield Mass. Circa 1870. Fine condition.


  • Merwin & Bray  (AH1231)
    $750.00 Merwin & Bray (AH1231)
    Merwin & Bray single shot deringer. Measures 25 R.F. No reference to 25 R.F. Is this gun possibly unique?


  • Moore Number 1 Derringer (AH3260)
    $1,695.00 Moore Number 1 Derringer (AH3260)
    Moore Number 1 Derringer. Extremely sharp gun with better than normal engraving. Barrel is very sharp with a smooth brownish gray patina and blue in protected areas. Brass frame has the wonderfully sharp engraving and 50% of...


  • Morgan and Clapp Single Shot Derringer .30 Rimfire  ( AH3136)
    $495.00 Morgan and Clapp Single Shot Derringer .30 Rimfire ( AH3136)
    Morgan and Clapp Single Shot Derringer .30 Rimfire caliber antique handgun. Scarce gun with no serial number and is unmarked. Barrel appears to be an excellent re-blue. Bore is very good plus. Grips are very good. There are...


  • Rare Eclipse .25 Stevens Caliber  (AH3405)
    $575.00 Rare Eclipse .25 Stevens Caliber (AH3405)
    Rare Eclipse .25 Stevens Caliber . Single shot Derringer. Bore is fair. Action works fine. Gun is marked Eclipse on the left side of the barrel flat. Grips are very good with no chips or cracks. Gun has about 50-60% original...


  • Reid "My Friend" Knuckle-Duster .32 (AH2959)
    $2,895.00 Reid "My Friend" Knuckle-Duster .32 (AH2959)
    Reid "My Friend" Knuckle-Duster .32 caliber revolver. Very fine condition with much of the original nickel on frame and cylinder. Action works perfectly and locks up tight. Engraving on frame is very nicely done and remains...


  • Remington Over/Under .41 RF derringer (AH2187)
    $695.00 Remington Over/Under .41 RF derringer (AH2187)
    Remington Over/Under .41 RF caliber derringer with 90% nickel. Type II variant with one line address on top of barrel. Has cracked hinge on left side.


  • Remington style Over/Under .41 caliber derringer. (AH2709)
    $1,850.00 Remington style Over/Under .41 caliber derringer. (AH2709)
    Remington style Over/Under .41 caliber derringer. Very good bores. Factory engraved. Gun has a two line Remington address! Our opinion is that this is a high quality European copy of a Remington. The frame and barrels are...


  • Remington Vest Pocket .22 caliber deringer (AH2491)
    $1,695.00 Remington Vest Pocket .22 caliber deringer (AH2491)
    Remington Vest Pocket .22 caliber deringer. Very good bore. 92-93% blue. Has Remington address and patent dates. This is a very nice example oas most are well worn...


  • Remington Vest Pocket “Saw Handle” .41 Rimfire Derringer. Good plus bore, and the action works perfectly. Grips are very good plus. Remington address was struck lightly and the patent dates are clear.
    $1,350.00 Remington Vest Pocket “Saw Handle” .41 Rimfire Derringer (AH3567)
    Remington Vest Pocket “Saw Handle” .41 Rimfire Derringer. Good plus bore, and the action works perfectly. Grips are very good plus. Remington address was struck lightly and the patent dates are clear. Gun has a...


  • Scarce Wurfflein Derringer with Shoulder Stock. This is a unique Parlor type pistol with the detachable shoulder stock. Gun is chambered in .17 caliber with a nickel plated brass barrel. There is a near identical gun pictured in “The Derringer in America” by Doug Eberhart. Very unique derringer, and the only one with a stock we have seen in person!
    $1,795.00 Scarce Wurfflein Derringer with Shoulder Stock (AH3727)
    Scarce Wurfflein Derringer with Shoulder Stock. This is a unique Parlor type pistol with the detachable shoulder stock. Gun is chambered in .17 caliber with a nickel plated brass barrel. There is a near identical gun...


  • Sharps Model 4C (AH3327)
    $895.00 Sharps Model 4C (AH3327)
    Sharps Model 4C derringer. Silver plated frame and blued barrels. Nice condition with over 50% of the original finish. Action works perfectly, but is missing the rotating firing pin. Grips have excellent original varnish...


  • Six Barrel Pepperbox (AH3307)
    $1,495.00 Six Barrel Pepperbox (AH3307)
    Very Unusual Six Barrel Pepperbox approximately .27 caliber with octagon barrels. Barrel length 3 3/4". Overall length 8 1/2". Barrels hand rotate using button release on left side. Note: Grips are silver wire and pearl...


  • Southerner .41  (AH2059)
    $950.00 Southerner .41 (AH2059)
    Southerner .41 caliber derringer. Sharp gun with deep patina on frame and very good grips.


  • Southern Derringer. Brass frame has a light color patina. Barrel has a dark gray patina with faint markings. Action works perfectly, but the barrel is a little wobbly.
    $425.00 Southerner Derringer (AH3630)
    Southerner Derringer. Brass frame has a light color patina. Barrel has a dark gray patina with faint markings. Action works perfectly, but the barrel is a little wobbly.


  • Southern Derringer. Brass frame. Nice sharp gun with a smooth gray patina. Markings are visible though the patent dates on the left hand side are a little hard to read. Brass has a nice aged dark patina.
    $695.00 Southerner Derringer (AH3631)
    Southerner Derringer. Brass frame. Nice sharp gun with a smooth gray patina. Markings are visible though the patent dates on the left hand side are a little hard to read. Brass has a nice aged dark patina.


  • Southern Derringer. Barrel has gray patina with areas of pitting. Grips are free of chips, cracks, etc.
    $450.00 Southerner Derringer (AH3632)
    Southerner Derringer. Barrel has gray patina with areas of pitting. Grips are free of chips, cracks, etc.


  • Southern Derringer. Brass frame with a nice dark patina. Barrel has a dark brown patina with faint markings.
    $450.00 Southerner Derringer (AH3633)
    Southerner Derringer. Brass frame with a nice dark patina. Barrel has a dark brown patina with faint markings.


  • Southern Derringer. Brass frame with a nice dark patina. Barrel has gray patina with pinpoint around patent dates on left hand side of the barrel. Gun is nice and sharp!
    $495.00 Southerner Derringer (AH3634)
    Southerner Derringer. Brass frame with a nice dark patina. Barrel has gray patina with pinpoint around patent dates on left hand side of the barrel. Gun is nice and sharp!


  • Southern Derringer. Scarce iron frame. Gun has been cleaned. Light etching around the patent markings. All markings are visible. Small chip out of the right hand grip.
    $695.00 Southerner Derringer (AH3635)
    Southerner Derringer. Scarce iron frame. Gun has been cleaned. Light etching around the patent markings. All markings are visible. Small chip out of the right hand grip.


  • Southern Derringer. Brass frame with a nice dark patina. Reasonably sharp barrel with clear Southerner marking. Patent dates are faint. A good looking gun!
    $495.00 Southerner Derringer (AH3636)
    Southerner Derringer. Brass frame with a nice dark patina. Reasonably sharp barrel with clear Southerner marking. Patent dates are faint. A good looking gun!


  • Southern Derringer. Scarce iron frame. Metal has a dark gray patina. Some light pitting around the patent dates.
    $695.00 Southerner Derringer (AH3637)
    Southerner Derringer. Scarce iron frame. Metal has a dark gray patina. Some light pitting around the patent dates.


  • Southern Derringer. Brass frame gun. Barrel has a dark brown patina with some pitting. Action works fine!
    $495.00 Southerner Derringer (AH3638)
    Southerner Derringer. Brass frame gun. Barrel has a dark brown patina with some pitting. Action works fine!


  • Southern Derringer. Scarce iron frame. Nice sharp gun with clear markings. Action works fine. Metal has a dark gray patina. Way above average iron frame!
    $795.00 Southerner Derringer (AH3639)
    Southerner Derringer. Scarce iron frame. Nice sharp gun with clear markings. Action works fine. Metal has a dark gray patina. Way above average iron frame!


  • Southern Derringer. Scarce iron frame. Gun has a smooth gray patina. All markings are clear. Grips are good.
    $795.00 Southerner Derringer (AH3640)
    Southerner Derringer. Scarce iron frame. Gun has a smooth gray patina. All markings are clear. Grips are good.


  • Transitional Pepperbox. Probably Belgian made, approximately .42 caliber. Grips are near excellent. Barrel has approximately 90% blue, barrel length is 5½” and overall length is 11½”. Frame is engraved, as well as the butt cap and hammer. No makers name. Manufactured circa 1850. Note: trigger return spring needs repair.
    $1,675.00 Transitional Pepperbox (AH3684)
    Transitional Pepperbox. Probably Belgian made, approximately .42 caliber. Grips are near excellent. Barrel has approximately 90% blue, barrel length is 5½” and overall length is 11½”. Frame is...


  • Very rare Reid Number 1 Knuckle Duster. Very rare gun. Made in 1875. You will find the .32 caliber with no barrel without too much trouble. The three inch barrel is the rarity factor!
    $3,950.00 Very rare Reid Number 1 Knuckle Duster (AH3559)
    Very rare Reid Number 1 Knuckle Duster. Very rare gun. Made in 1875. You will find the .32 caliber with no barrel without too much trouble. The three inch barrel is the rarity factor!


  • Williamson Derringer .41 (AH2958)
    $875.00 Williamson Derringer .41 (AH2958)
    Williamson Derringer .41 caliber pistol. With percussion insert (Note: The nice quality insert is in our opinion a newer replacement). Wood has a wrist repair and forend repair on right side near muzzle. Action works fine...


  • XL Derringer .41 R.F.  (AH1974)
    $1,295.00 XL Derringer .41 R.F. (AH1974)
    XL Derringer .41 R.F. caliber derringer with good bore, excellent mechanics and 80-85% original factory nickel. Manufactured by Hopkins & Allen, but unmarked by them. Approximately 2000 made...


  • XPert  (AH1224)
    $695.00 XPert (AH1224)
    XPert .30 caliber derringer by Hopkins & Allen. Xpert mark and patent date on barrel. Scarce 30 caliber.