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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Allen & Wheelock Side...

Allen & Wheelock Side Hammer Pocket Revolver...

Price $875.00

Caliber is .32. Barrel length is 4". Bore is good. Manufactured 1858-1861. Cylinder scene is a deer in a forest setting. Grips are good and have three notches on the left side bottom edge. The spring loaded release below the trigger allows the trigger guard lever to open forward and engages the ram rod for loading. Barrel address is legible. A not often found Allen & Wheelock.

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Cased Pair of English Muff...

Cased Pair of English Muff Pistols (AH6385)

Price $2,450.00

Pistols are percussion and have Birmingham proofs. Both pistols function perfectly. The cocks hold on full cock and the folding triggers extend and close properly. The frames are silver color and are likely and amalgam of what used to be referred to as "German silver". The frames are very nicely engraved in floral motifs. The left side of the pistols are marked "Bentley" and the right side...

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Beaumont Adams Percussion...

Beaumont Adams Percussion Revolver (AH6415)

Price $2,575.00

Caliber is approximately .44. Bore is good with strong rifling. This is a five shot revolver with a sliding safety-lock. The action works perfectly on double and single action. Top strap is marked "Robert Adams, 76 King WIlliams St. London". Barrel has the proper black powder proofs. Grips are good overall. Metal has a smooth patina. As with various British made revolvers of the Civil War...

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Remington New Model Belt...

Remington New Model Belt Single Action Revolver...

Price $4,850.00

Percussion six shot .36 caliber revolver manufactured between 1863-1872. Approximately 2,500 were made. Action works perfectly. This the best condition belt model we have seen. Metal has most of it's original factory blue finish. Grips are very fine with original factory varnish. A really beautiful New Model Belt revolver!

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Whitney Navy 4th Type (AH6018)

Whitney Navy 4th Type (AH6018)

Price $2,150.00

Barrel is 7 1/2". Cylinder scene is very good and easily visible, and has the E. Whitney, N. Haven Address. Barrel and cylinder have an appealing brown and gray patina. Grips are very good with some carry wear. Action works properly. This is a nice sharp revolver.

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Very Rare H.E. Dimick Navy...

Very Rare H.E. Dimick Navy Revolver (AH4049)

Price $3,995.00
Very rare H.E. Dimick Navy revolver. Very rare gun with approximately 300 of these guns sold. Originally made by Metropolitan Arms and sold through Dimick. Dimick was a firm in St. Louis that made and dealt in guns. The firm was headed by Horace Dimick and operated from 1849 to 1874. Approximately 100 of these navies were marked by Dimick, the majority of these were completely unmarked. Along...
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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...

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Allen & Wheelock Side...

Allen & Wheelock Side Hammer Belt Model Size...

Price $1,075.00

Allen & Wheelock Side Hammer Belt Model Size Revolver. Barrel length 4” .31 caliber percussion revolver. Bore is very good with strong rifling. Barrel address is mostly very clear. Some wear at the beginning. The cylinder scene is of a forest with trees, foliage and deer. Grips are very good plus with 95% of the varnish. No chips, no cracks. Action works perfectly. Note: On this...

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Mass. Arms Co. Maynard Tape...

Mass. Arms Co. Maynard Tape Primed Pocket...

Price $1,150.00

Mass. Arms Co. Maynard Tape Primed Pocket Revolver .31 Caliber Unusual example with a 4” barrel, instead of the 3.5” that is believed to be the maximum length. Bore has strong rifling. Frame is engraved. Etched cylinder scene is mostly visible. Side plate has a very clear eagle and Maynard patent markings. Trigger guard has 98% of its original tarnished silver, as does the front...

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Unusual Manton, London...

Unusual Manton, London Marked Adams Type Double...

Price $950.00

Unusual Manton, London Marked Adams Type Double Action Revolver. Top flat of barrel is marked “Manton London” in very small lettering. 5-Shot in approximately .45 caliber. Adams type side lever for loading and Adams frame configuration but no Adams markings. This is a percussion revolver. Barrel length 5”. Grips are checkered and are in excellent condition. Cylinder has very good blue with...

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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...

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Whitney 2nd Model Navy...

Whitney 2nd Model Navy (AH5712)

Price $695.00
Whitney 2nd Model Navy. Made in 1860s. Gray patina throughout metal with some spots of pitting. Metal has been heavily cleaned. Grips are very good. Action indexes, and actions fires, but does not come to full cock.
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Butterfield Army model...

Butterfield Army model revolver (AH5707)

Price $6,850.00
Butterfield Army model revolver. .41 Caliber, 7” Barrel, 5 shot serial #E47 marked on bottom of grip and bottom of butt. Action works perfectly. Spring fed Gap percs disc priming in front of trigger guard is complete and works perfectly (No primers, they are tiny) This is a very nice butterfield Army and hard to find in fine condition! Manufactured 1861-62, approximately 640 made! Note: Serial...
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Savage Navy Model Revolver...

Savage Navy Model Revolver (AH5696)

Price $1,395.00
Savage Navy Model Revolver .36 Caliber Made in 1860s. .36 Caliber with a 7 ¼” barrel. Metal has a dark gray to brown patina with pitting. Action works, but has light main spring. Grips show heavy wear. Very neat system for a Civil War revolver.  
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Whitney 2nd Model Navy...

Whitney 2nd Model Navy Revolver (AH5697)

Price $895.00
Whitney 2nd Model Navy Revolver Made in 1860s. Gun has an old nickel finish. Action works perfect and locks up tight. Grips are very good.  
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Savage & North Figure 8...

Savage & North Figure 8 Navy Revolver. Serial...

Price $10,750.00
Savage & North Figure 8 Navy Revolver. Serial Number 1 Made in 1856. This is a 1st variation gun which is rare enough on its own right as only 10 or so were made, but this is also serial number 1. It is not very often that you get an opportunity to buy a very first gun in production! This gun has a dark brown patina on the barrel and the cylinder. The brass has a dark bronzed patina. Grips are...
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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...
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Manhattan Series III .36...

Manhattan Series III .36 caliber revolver (AH5666)

Price $1,475.00
Manhattan Series III .36 caliber revolver. 5-Shot cylinder with 1859 patent date cylinder cameo. Scenes are perfect. Bore is mirror bright with excellent rifling. Barrel length 6 ½”. Action works and Indexes. Markings and barrel flats are all sharp. Grips have no chips or cracks. Varnish is somewhat flaked. Overall a fine Manhattan.
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Tranter New Orleans marked...

Tranter New Orleans marked .38 caliber (AH4663)

Price $5,450.00
Tranter New Orleans marked .38 caliber revolver. Tranter New Orleans marked revolver approximately .38 caliber medium frame revolver. Factory engraved. Barrel length 4 ½”. Action works perfectly. Gun has approximately 75 % bright original blue. Grips are near excellent. Top strap marked “manufactured for A.B. Griswold & Co. New Orleans”. Serial#21216T. Correct Civil War range Tranter. These...
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