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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Hopkins & Allen XL No 3...

Hopkins & Allen XL No 3 Revolver (AH6389)

Price $325.00

This 32 rimfire caliber Hopkins & Allen spur trigger revolver has approx. 85% of its original nickel finish with much of the loss on the right above the trigger. The 2 5/8" octagon barrel has a fine bore with strong rifling and light erosion. The top strap is marked HOPKINS & ALLEN MFG. Co. over XL. No 3. over PAT. MAR. 23 1871. The grips are fine with most of their original varnish...

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Whitneyville Revolver (AH6603)

Whitneyville Revolver (AH6603)

Price $375.00

Circa 1870's. Barrel address is sharp and easily visible. Barrel is 3.5". Action works properly. Good overall condition.

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German Velo Dog 22 Short...

German Velo Dog 22 Short (AH6595)

Price $195.00

German folding trigger pocket revolver. Right side of frame and barrel have German proof markings. Action works properly. Metal has a thinning blue turning to patina. Circa late 1890's. Good overall condition.

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Little Giant Spur Trigger...

Little Giant Spur Trigger Revolver (AH6570)

Price $295.00

This 22 Short rimfire caliber LITTLE GIANT spur trigger revolver retains approx.95% of its nickel finish. The 2" round barrel has a fair bore. The top of the barrel is marked PAT DEC 10 78 and the top strap is marked LITTLE GIANT with the LITTLE being lightly struck. The grips are fine with no cracks or chips. The action is stiff but it functions correctly. This is a nice looking spur...

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Marlin No. 32 Standard 1875...

Marlin No. 32 Standard 1875 Pocket Revolver...

Price $375.00

This second type 32 Long Rimfire caliber Marlin No. 32 Standard 1875 revolver was made circa 1876 to 1887. The 3" round with top rib barrel has a very good bore with erosion toward the muzzle. The barrel and cylinder retain approx. 95% of their blue. The brass frame is excellent with the brass being bright. The top of the barrel is marked NO. 32 STANDARD 1875 and the side has the Marlin...

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French Bulldog Revolver...

French Bulldog Revolver (AH6044)

Price $349.95

Pocket revolver circa 1890's. Barrel is marked "St. Etienne". Action works. ore is approximately 36 caliber. Metal has a gray patina with some surface pitting. Fair overall condition.

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German Hebel 1894 Flare Gun...

German Hebel 1894 Flare Gun (AH6103)

Price $295.00

26.5 mm caliber with just over a 9” barrel. The metal has a dark brown patina. Grips are very good. Action works well.

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Cased Galois Squeeze Pistol...

Cased Galois Squeeze Pistol (AH6542)

Price $2,795.00

Made circa 1890s. 8mm extra short caliber with a 2” barrel. Gun is in excellent condition with 90% of the original blue. Good case colors remain. The mottle grip is excellent as well. Action works perfectly. These are very interesting design. The case is not as old as the gun, but looks...

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Steven’s Old Model Pocket...

Steven’s Old Model Pocket Rifle (AH6097)

Price $250.00

Made in 1870s – 1880s. 22 caliber with an 8” barrel. The barrel has approximately 20% of the original blue finish. Action works well. Hammer has been repaired.

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Belgian Bulldog Revolver...

Belgian Bulldog Revolver (AH6094)

Price $250.00

9mm caliber with a 3 3/8” octagon barrel. Gun is nicely engraved. The metal has a smooth gray patina. Grips are forhand and wadsworth replacements.

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Webley "WG" Target...

Webley "WG" Target .450/.455 (AH6555)

Price $2,675.00

Target model with 7.5" barrel. Action works perfectly. Bore is excellent. Top of barrel rib is marked "R. Ramsbottom, 81 Market St. Manchester". Revolver has approximately 75% original blue. Note" this revolver has been converted to shoot 45ACP with half moon clips. Grips are very good with sharp checkering. Serial number is 7911. Very good overall condition.

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Belgian Folding Trigger...

Belgian Folding Trigger Revolver .32 Caliber...

Price $349.95

Neat large frame Velo Dog revolver with safety. Action works properly. Grips have some chips. Metal has some pitting with approximately 50%-60% original finish. Good overall condition.

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Slocum Revolver .32 Caliber...

Slocum Revolver .32 Caliber (AH6553)

Price $850.00

Manufactured 1863-18464. Barrel is marked on top "BAC Co." for Brooklyn Arms Co. Most unusual cylinder arrangement with sliding tubes for loading and ejecting. Brass frame is factory engraved. Action works perfectly. These types of revolvers were attempts to circumvent Smith & Wesson's Rollin White patent (which patented the now traditional bored through cylinders). Grips are very good....

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Inscribed Webley WG Army...

Inscribed Webley WG Army .455 Caliber (AH6503)

Price $4,750.00

Revolver is inscribed on back strap to a WWI British officer. Back strap is marked "WA Lindsay Stewart Grenadier GDS". According to, Wikitree.com, William Alfred Lindsay-Stewart, a captain in the Grenadier Guards, heroically held an advanced position on the Somme against repeated attacks. He was killed in action in September of 1916. Revolver is very good with approximately 80% original...

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Marlin XXX Standard 1872...

Marlin XXX Standard 1872 Pocket .30 Rimfire...

Price $1,495.00

Marlin XXX Standard 1872 Pocket .30 Rimfire Short. This revolver has a silver plated frame and is factory engraved in a fine scrolling floral pattern. Barrel and cylinder are nickel platted. Frame retains approximately 80-85% fading silver. The barrel and cylinder has approximately 95% original factory nickel. The grips are flawless pearl with no chips, no cracks, or discoloration. Bore has...

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W. W. Marston Breech...

W. W. Marston Breech Loading Single Shot Pistol...

Price $1,795.00

Made in 1850s. 36 caliber with a 5” barrel. Very nice gun with a smooth brown patina on barrel that has minor spots of pitting. This is a brass frame model that has 40% to 50% of the original silver finish on the engraved frame. Action works well. Bore is very good with just minor pitting...

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Rare Mauser 7.6mm Model...

Rare Mauser 7.6mm Model 1878 "Zig-Zag" Revolver...

Price $4,500.00

The Model 1878 Zig-Zag revolver features Z pattern grooves in the cylinder that, in conjunction with a rod that moves forward when the hammer is cocked, cause the cylinder to rotate. The 3 5/8" round with top rib 7.6mm barrel has a very good bore with frosting toward the muzzle. The revolver retains approx. 85% of its nickel finish with most loss at at the front of the cylinder area. The...

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Fine Folding Trigger...

Fine Folding Trigger Belgian Pinfire Revolver...

Price $425.00

This fine Belgian folding trigger pinfire revolver can be easily broken down for cleaning or repair. After the grips are removed, the button at the bottom of the front grip strap is pressed. This releases the rear grip strap which is pivoted away along with the side plate. The pistol's overall length is approx. 7.25". The 3 3/8" round 30 caliber barrel has a fair bore with firing erosion....

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James Warner Pocket...

James Warner Pocket Revolver (AH6039)

Price $525.00

About 1,000 of these James Warner of Springfield, MA, revolvers were made in the 1960s. They were infringements of the Smith & Wesson bored through cylinder patent. The 3" round 30 caliber rimfire barrel has a fair rifled bore with scattered pitting. All the metal has a smooth light brown patina. The cylinder is marked WARNER'S PATENT 1857. The grips are good with wear along the bottom...

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Iver Johnson Second Model...

Iver Johnson Second Model Safety Automatic...

Price $295.00

This circa 1897 Iver Johnson Second Model Safety Hammerless revolver is suited for BLACK POWDER loads only. The 3.25" barrel has a good bore with erosion in the grooves. The revolver retains approx. 90% of its re-nickel finish with the trigger guard being a smooth brown. The checkered owls head grips are fine with no chips or cracks. The action functions correctly. Reasonably priced at...

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