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.

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Factory cased...

Factory cased Beaumont-Adams Revolver (AH5869)

Price $4,950.00

The Beaumont-Adams revolver of 1855 is significant as this was the first true double action revolver to be produced in commercial quantities. This 442 caliber percussion Beaumont-Adams revolver was made by the London Armory Company and marketed by J & W. Wood of Manchester. It has an approx. 5 5/8" octagon barrel marked on the top flat J & W WOOD 74 KING ST MANCHESTER. All metal is...

Massachusetts Arms Maynard...

Massachusetts Arms Maynard Pocket Revolver...

Price $3,750.00

Massachusetts Arms Maynard Pocket Revolver. Made in the 1850’s. .25 Caliber with a 3” barrel. This is by far the finest example we have owned or seen in all of our years in business. This gun is factory engraved and in just about mint condition. Engraving is excellent. Cylinder has all of the acid etching and original finish. Grips are original ivories and have a small, but stable split that...

Belgian Transitional...

Belgian Transitional Percussion Revolver (AH5650)

Price $2,575.00

Belgian Transitional Percussion Revolver. Belgian made and proofed. Cylinder has partition nipples and features a loading rammer with right side mounted lever and geared rod. The cylinder arbor has a Colt type wedge to fasten the barrel assembly. Several variations of transitional English and European revolvers are photographed along with very good descriptions. See The Handgun by Geoffrey...

English Transitional...

English Transitional Percussion Six-Shot...

Price $3,250.00

English Transitional Percussion Six-Shot Revolver with Case and Accessories. This is an excellent revolver. Approximately .36 caliber. There is no makers name. It has Birmingham proofs. The cylinder has 100% beautiful vibrant case colors and the barrel about 98%. Barrel is 7” length and 11 ½” total overall length. The frame has approximately 98% blue and is engraved with scrolls as are the...

Beautiful Cased Engraved...

Beautiful Cased Engraved Tranter 4th Model...

Price $4,500.00
Beautiful Cased Engraved Tranter 4th Model revolver. Made in the 1860’s .38 caliber with a 4 ½” barrel. Beautiful gun with 90% of the original blue. Nice sharp gun with beautiful engraving. Grips are excellent with nice sharp checkering. Cylinder is mostly a gray patina. Case is very good with all the accessories.
A.B Griswold & Co Marked...

A.B Griswold & Co Marked Cased Tranter 3rd...

Price $5,950.00
A.B Griswold & Co Marked Cased Tranter 3rd Model Revolver. Beautiful small frame Tranter made in the 1850’s .36 caliber with a 4” barrel. The metal is nicely engraved and is in excellent condition with 96% of the original finish. Grips are excellent. Cylinder was case hardened and has a dark gray mottled patina. The top of this gun is marked “A.B. Griswold & Co New Orleans” Tranter sold these...
New England Under Hammer...

New England Under Hammer Percussion Pistol...

Price $795.00
New England Under Hammer Percussion Pistol. Approximately .35 caliber. Probably New Hampshire. Barrel length 10 ½” and overall length 12 ½”. Barrel is half octagon transitional to half round. Good bore. Action works perfectly. No makers name. Top barrel flat marked “Cast Steel”. Unusual grip form.
Starr Civil War Single...

Starr Civil War Single Action .44 (AH4169)

Price $4,750.00
Starr Civil 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!
Manhattan Pocket Revolver...

Manhattan Pocket Revolver (AH4001)

Price $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 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...
Tranter Two Trigger .44...

Tranter Two Trigger .44 Caliber Revolver (AH5319)

Price $5,500.00
Tranter Two Trigger .44 Caliber Revolver. (Mold marked Adams Registered 54). Cased with all accessories. Mold, cleaning rod, key, and two cans of Eley caps, load balls, large can of bullet lubricant, Tranter lubrication composition (small tin), and oil dispenser. Revolver has 98% blue. Cylinder and butt cap have 50% case colors. Action works perfectly. Grips are perfect. Very fine set.
Cased British Smith &...

Cased British Smith & Wesson Style Pocket...

Price $1,895.00
Cased British Smith & Wesson Style Pocket Revolver with Holland Retailer Markings. This is a handsome British revolver more or less following the Smith & Wesson No.1 design. The notable differences being the larger overall size, hammer shape being more in line with other British revolvers of the period, and the grip panels being secured in the Sharps-style with a wide escutcheon along the...
Webley Bentley Revolver...

Webley Bentley Revolver (AH5572)

Price $1,195.00
Webley Bentley Revolver. .36 Caliber with 4 ¼” barrel. Nice sharp gun with a lot of the original blue on the barrel and frame. Barrel is marked “Improved Revolver”. The frame is nicely engraved. Grips are very good, the left hand side has a small chip where the grips meet the frame. Action works well. Very nice gun!
Webley Bentley Double...

Webley Bentley Double Action (AH5531)

Price $1,295.00
Webley Bentley Double Action revolver. Made circa 1860. .41 caliber with a 4 ½” barrel. Metal has been cleaned. All engraving is sharp. Action works perfectly. Barrel is spuriously marked “J.Bentley”.
Manhattan 2nd Model Navy...

Manhattan 2nd Model Navy Revolver (AH5484)

Price $2,995.00
Manhattan 2nd Model Navy Revolver. Made early 1860’s. .36 Caliber with a 4” barrel. Absolutely beautiful gun in excellent condition. Barrel has 90%+ of the original blue. 70%+ of the original case color. Grips are excellent. The cylinder scene on these guns are beautifully engraved.
Freeman Percussion Army...

Freeman Percussion Army Revolver (AH5419)

Price $3,750.00
Freeman Percussion Army Revolver. Made circa 1863. .44 Caliber with a 7 ½” round barrel. Metal is mostly a brown patina with some of the original blue on the left hand side of the frame. Only one spot of pitting on the cylinder. Grips are very good. Markings are very clear. Hammer has been repaired. Nice scarce Civil War gun!
Plant 2nd Model Iron Frame...

Plant 2nd Model Iron Frame Revolver (AH5404)

Price $1,295.00
Plant 2nd Model Iron Frame Revolver. .42 Caliber with a 6” barrel. Made circa 1863. Smooth gray patina. This is an iron frame model. This gun is a Merwin & Bray Agent marked gun. Grips are good. The right hand side rear bottom is missing a chip.
French Pinfire Revolver...

French Pinfire Revolver (AH5403)

Price $1,495.00
French Pinfire Revolver. Unmarked gun and unproofed, so we are attributing it to a French manufacture. 70% of the original finish remaining. Grips are excellent. Very fine original gun!
Adams Patent .45 Caliber...

Adams Patent .45 Caliber (AH5393)

Price $2,450.00
Adams Patent .45 Caliber  5-Shot Percussion Revolver. Barrel length 6”’ retailer Name on top barrel flat. “J.Bussey Gun Maker, Leicester. Bore has very good rifling and some corrosion. Revolver has approximately 85-90% Blue. Checkered grips are excellent. Action works perfectly. Right side of frame has a sliding safety.     
Alsop .36 Caliber...

Alsop .36 Caliber Percussion Navy Standard...

Price $2,750.00
Alsop .36 Caliber Percussion Navy Standard Model Revolver. Circa 1862. 3 ½” Octagon barrel. Cylinder and barrel markings are clear and legible. Action works perfectly. Bore is good plus. Barrel has approximately 60% blue with some fading. Grips are good with edge wear to the original varnish. Approximately 500 made. Serial # 186. Note: This revolver has the fluted cylinder associated usually...
Rare Marston Navy Model .36...

Rare Marston Navy Model .36 Caliber Revolver...

Price $3,950.00
Rare Marston Navy Model .36 Caliber Revolver. Serial #572. Manufactured from late 1850’s to 1860’s. Approximately 1,000 made but you don’t see them very often. Bore is very good. Action works perfectly. Gun has a blue/brown patina with more blue than brown. This is Third Model by serial number. W.W. Marston marketed his various revolvers under names such as Union Arms or Western Arms. This...