Percussion Revolvers

Percussion Cap Revolvers for Sale

At Collectors Firearms, we have an assortment of highly collectable percussion cap revolvers for sale. Some of our percussion cap revolvers, or percussion revolvers, are from 19th century manufacturers like Adams, Freeman, and Massachusetts Arms. Make sure to visit our new arrivals page frequently, as our inventory changes often.

Browse our selection of percussion revolvers for sale below. For other antique firearms, check out our other antique handguns, antique long guns, Colts, and Winchesters.

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  • Bacon 2nd Model Navy Revolver.  Nice sharp gun with a smooth grey patina on the metal.  Markings nice and sharp.  Very nice engraving on the frame.  Grips are very good.  Very interesting design where a removable disc attaches screws on to the cylinder for the purpose that may believe was to evade the Smith and Wesson patent for a bored through cylinder.  Scarce gun with only 150 of these produced.  Comes with an Article from Bacon expert Lowell Wagner about the history of Thomas Bacon.

    Bacon 2nd Model Navy Revolver (AH4007)

    $2,495.00

    Bacon 2nd Model Navy Revolver. Nice sharp gun with a smooth grey patina on the metal. Markings nice and sharp. Very nice engraving on the frame. Grips are very good. Very interesting design where a removable disc attaches...

  • Bacon Navy with Swing out Cylinder.  Very neat unusual gun with a swing out cylinder.  Gun is very sharp and has traces of blue.  Markings are sharp with both Bacon and Hopkins and Allen markings.  Nice engraving on frame.  Very good grips.  Very interesting piece!  Comes with an Article from Bacon expert Lowell Wagner about the history of Thomas Bacon.

    Bacon Navy (AH4022)

    $3,295.00

    Bacon Navy with Swing out Cylinder. Very neat unusual gun with a swing out cylinder. Gun is very sharp and has traces of blue. Markings are sharp with both Bacon and Hopkins and Allen markings. Nice engraving on frame. Very...

  • Bacon Pocket model .31 caliber  (AH2802)

    Bacon Pocket model .31 caliber (AH2802)

    $2,950.00

    Bacon Pocket model .31 caliber revolver. Beautiful condition for a Bacon. Gun has 80% original finish. Rammer and hammer have 98% bright case colors. Superior condition gun...

  • Big Bore Scottish Box Lock Pistol by Mortimer. Very neat and unusual gun! Bore measures .77 caliber. Barrel is 4½” long. This is a folding trigger gun. Grip is very finely checkered. Gun works perfectly. Top of the frame is marked T. E. Mortimer / Edinburgh.

    Big Bore Scottish Box Lock Pistol by Mortimer (AH3685)

    $1,500.00

    Big Bore Scottish Box Lock Pistol by Mortimer. Very neat and unusual gun! Bore measures .77 caliber. Barrel is 4½” long. This is a folding trigger gun. Grip is very finely checkered. Gun works perfectly. Top of...

  • Excellent Starr Single Action Army. Superb gun with 97% of the original blue finish. Grips are very fine and do show some light handling. Cartouches are nice and clear with just slight wear. Case colors have darkened, but are still visible. Top notch condition for none of these early Starr revolvers!

    Excellent Starr Single Action Army (AH4069)

    $8,950.00

    Excellent Starr Single Action Army. Superb gun with 97% of the original blue finish. Grips are very fine and do show some light handling. Cartouches are nice and clear with just slight wear. Case colors have darkened, but...

  • Extremely Rare Reid .41 caliber Knuckle Duster. Made in the early 1870’s. Only 150 or so made. Very good condition with approximately 45% of the original nickel plating. Gun is factory engraved and engraving remains sharp. This is the ultimate in collection the Reid Knuckle Duster.

    Extremely Rare Reid .41 caliber Knuckle Duster (AH4072)

    $23,950.00

    Extremely Rare Reid .41 caliber Knuckle Duster. Made in the early 1870’s. Only 150 or so made. Very good condition with approximately 45% of the original nickel plating. Gun is factory engraved and engraving remains...

  • Hopkins & Allen Dictator. 4” barrel in 36 caliber. Bacically a Bacon pocket model made in 36 caliber instead of 31 caliber. Smooth grey patina on metal. Markings are sharp. Grips have been refinished and repaired. Action works properly. Very neat gun!

    Hopkins & Allen Dictator (AH4012)

    $1,095.00

    Hopkins & Allen Dictator. 4” barrel in 36 caliber. Basically a Bacon pocket model made in 36 caliber instead of 31 caliber. Smooth grey patina on metal. Markings are sharp. Grips have been refinished and repaired...

  • Hopkins & Allen Pocket by Bacon Manufacturing.  4” barrel in 31 caliber.  Grey patina on metal.  Made by Bacon Manufacturing Company.  Action works perfect.  Very good grips.  Only 1,000 of these guns were marked this way.

    Hopkins & Allen Pocket (AH4011)

    $995.00

    Hopkins & Allen Pocket by Bacon Manufacturing. 4” barrel in 31 caliber. Grey patina on metal. Made by Bacon Manufacturing Company. Action works perfect. Very good grips. Only 1,000 of these guns were marked this...

  • Japanese .36 (AH4028)

    Japanese .36 (AH4028)

    $2,850.00

    Japanese .36 caliber revolver. Barrel and lever are marked “1”. No other markings or proofs. Barrel length 5 ½” and gun his 10 ½” overall. We have sold many Japanese made early pistols...

  • Le Mat 2nd Model revolver. Caliber .42 with 9-shot cylinder and .63 caliber shot barrel. Serial # 1748. Loading lever assembly is a faithful replacement. Actions works perfectly. Grips and bore are very good. Grips are smooth wood, uncheckered and appear original to the gun. These Le Mats were ordered by the Confederacy and it is known that Jefferson Davis and Colonel John Mosby, The Gray Ghost carried Le Mats.

    Le Mat 2nd Model revolver (AH3761)

    $13,950.00

    Le Mat 2nd Model revolver. Caliber .42 with 9-shot cylinder and .63 caliber shot barrel. Serial # 1748. Loading lever assembly is a faithful replacement. Actions works perfectly. Grips and bore are very good. Grips are...

  • Manhattan Pocket Revolver. Unusual variation. This gun only has 5 cylinder stops and the cylinder is not engraved or rolled. All of these Manhattan pockets had either 10 or 12 cylinder stocks and a engraved frame. Frame still has some original silver plating. Very nice grips. According to flayderman’s, there are three guns known like this, but all three are under serial number 500 and this gun is serial number 823. Interesting rare gun!

    Manhattan Pocket Revolver (AH4001)

    $1,495.00

    Manhattan Pocket Revolver. Unusual variation. This gun only has 5 cylinder stops and the cylinder is not engraved or rolled. All of these Manhattan pockets had either 10 or 12 cylinder stocks and a engraved frame. Frame...

  • Marston Navy Revolver Marked Union Arms. 3rd model. Nice sharp gun with about 20% of the original blue with the rest of the finish toned to a smooth patina. Gun works perfectly. Rarely encountered gun!

    Marston Navy Revolver Marked Union Arms (AH4070)

    $3,895.00

    Marston Navy Revolver Marked Union Arms. 3rd model. Nice sharp gun with about 20% of the original blue with the rest of the finish toned to a smooth patina. Gun works perfectly. Rarely encountered gun!

  • Metropolitan Police Factory Engraved .36 caliber revolver. Gun cased with flask, mold, Colt cap can, and extra container of percussion caps. Gun is very sharp with excellent original factory engraving. The case is beautifully made and, in our opinion, may be a modern case made by Klay who is very adept in making high quality percussion revolver cases. Very handsome cased set!

    Metropolitan Police Factory Engraved (AH4163)

    $6,500.00

    Metropolitan Police Factory Engraved .36 caliber revolver. Gun cased with flask, mold, Colt cap can, and extra container of percussion caps. Gun is very sharp with excellent original factory engraving. The case is...

  • Nepperhan .31 caliber 5-shot revolver, serial #531. Barrel address is sharp and clear. Gun has no finish but is generally sharp with no pits or abuse of any kind. Grips are very good to excellent. Action works perfectly. Of the few Nepperhan we have sold, the finish seems to have been lightly applied and thins or fades easily, THUS no finish remaining on a pistol showing light use is of no surprise. These are seldom seen Civil War period revolvers. They were not used by the military but were commercially sold in competition with Colt and other manufacturers during the war. Note: Trigger guard is of brass and frame has removable side plate.

    Nepperhan .31 (AH4219)

    $975.00

    Nepperhan .31 caliber 5-shot revolver, serial #531. Barrel address is sharp and clear. Gun has no finish but is generally sharp with no pits or abuse of any kind. Grips are very good to excellent. Action works perfectly. Of...

  • New Haven Arms Walch 10 Shot .31 caliber revolver. Cylinder has 10 nipples and each of the five chambers takes a double load.

    New Haven Arms Walch 10 Shot .31 caliber (AH3588)

    $4,250.00

    New Haven Arms Walch 10 Shot .31 caliber revolver. Cylinder has 10 nipples and each of the five chambers takes a double load. Gun has two hammers, so that by squeezing the trigger twice, the right hammer falls first then the...

  • Rare Fitch & Waldo Pocket Model.  Made by Bacon Manufacturing Company for Fitch and Waldo in 1864.  Very hard to find gun with only 100 or so made.  Barrel is 4” with a mostly grayish brown patina with blue in protected areas.  Case colors still visible on the loading lever.  Engraving on frame is sharp.  Action works perfect.  Nice gun!

    Rare Fitch & Waldo Pocket Model (AH4019)

    $2,295.00

    Rare Fitch & Waldo Pocket Model. Made by Bacon Manufacturing Company for Fitch and Waldo in 1864. Very hard to find gun with only 100 or so made. Barrel is 4” with a mostly grayish brown patina with blue in...

  • Remington smoot No.2 Very fine gun with pearl grips. 85% of the original nickel remains. Gun works fine. Very nice pearl grips.

    Remington Smoot No.2 (AH3754)

    $995.00

    Remington smoot No.2 Very fine gun with pearl grips. 85% of the original nickel remains. Gun works fine. Very nice pearl grips.

  • Savage Navy .36 caliber revolver. Bore has very good rifling. Action works perfectly. Military sub-inspector marks “H” on frame and cylinder. Left side grip has a partial cartouche visible. Right side grip is a very old replacement. Frame markings are clear. Gun has an even dark patina.

    Savage Navy Revolver (AH4161)

    $1,850.00

    Savage Navy .36 caliber revolver. Bore has very good rifling. Action works perfectly. Military sub-inspector marks “H” on frame and cylinder. Left side grip has a partial cartouche visible. Right side grip is a...

  • Scarce Confederate LeMat Revolver. Transitional model with the spur on the trigger guard and the lever has been moved to the left hand side. Very rare gun. Nice sharp gun that is mostly turned to a brown patina. Checkering shows a little wear. Action works perfect. Very neat and scarce gun!

    Scarce Confederate LeMat revolver (AH3749)

    $22,500.00

    Scarce Confederate LeMat Revolver. Transitional model with the spur on the trigger guard and the lever has been moved to the left hand side. Very rare gun. Nice sharp gun that is mostly turned to a brown patina. Checkering...

  • Starr Civic War Single Action .44 caliber percussion revolver. Bore is excellent. Action works and indexes perfectly. Gun has approximately 60% blue and approximately 30% case colors. Grips have very good clear cartouches on both grips. Very fine example of a Starr Single Action!

    Starr Civic War Single Action .44 (AH4169)

    $4,750.00

    Starr Civic War Single Action .44 caliber percussion revolver. Bore is excellent. Action works and indexes perfectly. Gun has approximately 60% blue and approximately 30% case colors. Grips have very good clear cartouches on...