U.S. Martial Antique Handguns

U.S. Martial Antique Handguns, Including Civil War Pistols & Revolvers for Sale

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U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock...

U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock Pistol by Waters...

Price $1,495.00
U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock Pistol by Waters. Dated. 1837. The lock has a dark gray patina with pitting. The barrel has a light gray to brown patina. Wood is still reasonably sharp and has a good cartouche on the left hand side. We believe this gun is a reconversion, but expertly done.
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U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock...

U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock Pistol (AH6521)

Price $1,995.00

This Model 1836 flintlock pistol was made by Asa Waters in Milbury, MA, in 1840. Waters manufactured approx. 23,000 between 1837 and 1844. The 8.5" round 54 caliber smooth bore barrel has a good bore with light roughness. It is marked U S. over NWP over P at the breech. All the metal is polished bright with polishing over pitting and dents in some areas. The lock is marked with an eagle over...

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Rogers & Spencer Civil War...

Rogers & Spencer Civil War Revolver (AH6437)

Price $3,650.00

The Union contracted for 5,000 Rogers & Spencer percussion revolvers in late 1864. They were delivered too late for use in the Civil War. The 7.5" octagon 44 caliber barrel has an excellent bore with bright, strong rifling. The top strap is marked ROGERS & SPENCER (double strike) over UTICA N.Y. The revolver retains approx. 95% of its original bright blue with a couple areas of light...

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Martially Marked Remington...

Martially Marked Remington 1858 New Army .44...

Price $1,995.00

Civil War issued revolver. Revolver is marked in various places with inspectors markings. Left grip has a faint cartouche. Bottom of butt has initials "ADT". Action works properly. Bore is very good with strong rifling and some frosting. A sharp gun overall. A reasonably priced Civil War issued revolver!

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U.S. Model 1836 Percussion...

U.S. Model 1836 Percussion Pistol by Waters...

Price $475.00

This Model 1836 flintlock pistol was US arsenal altered to percussion using the cone in barrel (Belgian) method. It was subsequently used hard, probably during the Civil War. The 54 caliber barrel has a good smooth bore with light roughness. The US and inspectors stamp at the breech are visible. The nipple is worn even with the barrel. All the metal has a brown patina. The lock is marked...

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U.S. Model 1842 Percussion...

U.S. Model 1842 Percussion Pistol (AH6051)

Price $875.00

The Model 1842 percussion pistol was made from 1845 to 1852. The overall length is 14". The 54 caliber 8.5" round barrel has a fair smooth bore with some roughness. It is bright with light roughness and WN inspector's mark on the top and JH on the side. The lock, which has a smooth brown patina, is marked US over H.ASTON & CO with MIDDtn over CONN (the Ns are barely visible) over 1851....

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Remington 1858 New Model...

Remington 1858 New Model Army .44 Caliber (AH6259)

Price $1,650.00

Union Army issued revolver. The frame, barrel and trigger guard are all sub-inspector initialed. The grip cartouche on the left grip is easily visible. Action works and indexes and locks up perfectly. Bore is very good with strong rifling. Barrel markings are very faint. Metal has a mostly gray patina. A reasonably priced Civil War Remington revolver.

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US Model 1842 Percussion...

US Model 1842 Percussion Pistol by Aston (AH5907)

Price $895.00

Dated 1847. 54 caliber with an 8 ½” barrel. Metal has been cleaned. Wood is very good with a visible cartouche. There is one small crack that runs from the side plate screw to the barrel. This is a gun made during the Mexican American war. Nice presentable gun!

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Remington 1858 New Model...

Remington 1858 New Model Army Revolver (AH5797)

Price $4,500.00

Remington 1858 New Model Army Revolver .44 Caliber U.S. issue Civil War period revolver. This is also known as the 1858 model. Caliber .44 Percussion. Metal parts are sub inspected and the left side grip has an excellent inspectors’ cartouche. Barrel has approximately 90% blue. Cylinder has approximately 95% blue. The frame has approximately 70% blue. The action works perfectly and indexes...

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Remington 1858 New Model...

Remington 1858 New Model Army.44 (AH5798)

Price $1,650.00

Remington 1858 New Model Army.44 caliber revolver. Bore is good with very good rifling and some light corrosion in the grooves. This Civil War revolver is inspected and sub inspected. The action works perfectly. Union Army issue. Condition is good plus with a blue-brown patina. Barrel address is easily legible.

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Mass. Arms Co. Adams Patent...

Mass. Arms Co. Adams Patent Revolver (AH5772)

Price $2,475.00

Mass. Arms Co. Adams Patent Revolver. Circa 1859. Barrel length is 6”. .36 Caliber. Appears to be martially marked. Adams sold to the U.S. Government. There is a “C” on the left side of barrel near the rammer, and an “A” on the cylinder. Grips have no visible cartouches. Action works perfectly. Note: There is no number on the frame. Cylinder has two numbers. Serial numbers are 159, 353. A...

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Extremely Rare North &...

Extremely Rare North & Cheney U.S. Martial...

Price $22,950.00
Extremely Rare North & Cheney U.S. Martial Flintlock Pistol. Made in 1799. This is a second model pistol which is the majority of the production. This gun has a dark brown patina on the iron metal. The brass has a grayish patina. The grips are well made replacements. This gun was in a fire and has been restored. The grips were replaced and the metal cleaned of fire scale and then...
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Rare US Model 1813...

Rare US Model 1813 Flintlock Pistol by Simeon...

Price $6,500.00
Rare US Model 1813 Flintlock Pistol by Simeon North. Manufactured 1813 to 1815 .69 caliber. Smooth bore, 9 1/16” barrel length. Research indicates that 1000 pistols were delivered to the Navy and 626 to the Army. This pistol has the Steel belt hook on the left side of the pistol and makes this a Navy pistol (no Belt hook for the Army pistols) The initials “ET” for Edward Trenchard are clearly...
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R. Johnson Middletown Ct....

R. Johnson Middletown Ct. Model 1836 (AH5757)

Price $975.00

R. Johnson Middletown Ct. Model 1836. 8 ½” barrel in .54 caliber. Lock dated 1843. U.S. Martial pistol converted to percussion from flintlock. Stock has an old but good looking re-varnished with two very visible inspector’s cartouches. Barrel has been re-browned with U.S. and inspector initials. “In the white metal parts are very good, except lock plate which has light surface pitting. The...

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Starr Arms Co. Double...

Starr Arms Co. Double Action Army Revolver...

Price $2,875.00
Starr Arms Co. Double Action Army Revolver. .44 Caliber. Six-shot Civil War revolver. Very visible cartouches on both sides of the grip. Sub inspector marks on backstrap, cylinder, and barrel. Bore is excellent. Action works perfectly. Revolver has approximately 90-93% blue. Ramrod assembly has fading case colors. Very fine Starr 1858 Model for U.S. Military.
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U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock...

U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock Pistol by Johnson...

Price $895.00
U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock Pistol by Johnson. Dated 1837. Gun made by R. Johnson of Middleton Connecticut. Metal has a dark gray patina with pitting throughout. Wood is good. Frizzen spring is light. This is a reconversion.
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U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock...

U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock Pistol (AH5691)

Price $895.00
U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock Pistol. Dated 1837. Gun made by A. Waters of Milbury, Massachusetts. Metal has quite a bit of pitting that has been cleaned. Wood is good as a well done restock.
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U.S Model 1836 Flintlock...

U.S Model 1836 Flintlock Pistol with History...

Price $3,500.00
U.S Model 1836 Flintlock pistol with History. This pistol by R. Johnson dated 1838. Has a presentation on the stock in front of the trigger guard. It is very old thin parchment paper with a presentation as follows. Trophy from the battle of New for Sidney H. Gay from H.W.S Olscott. H.W.S Olscott was Henry Steel Olcott, a colonel in the civil war in the U.S Army. He was a journalist, lawyer and...
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U.S Model 1836 Flintlock...

U.S Model 1836 Flintlock Pistol (AH5634)

Price $695.00
U.S Model 1836 Flintlock pistol. Manufactured by A. Waters and Dated 1837. Action works perfectly. This pistol has seen some real use over the years. The stock has some very old wear on the left side of the stock. Metal parts are good with patina colors. Priced reasonably for a U.S Martial pistol of this model.
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Rare Remington New Model...

Rare Remington New Model Navy .38 (AH5027)

Price $2,850.00
Rare Remington New Model Navy .38 caliber revolver.  Conversion by the factory on a US contract to convert 1000 .36 percussion revolvers to .38 centerfire. This is a correct anchor marked on barrel as part of that contract! This pistol has approximately 60% original blue, mostly on barrel. Rammer assembly and cylinder frame has approximately 10% blue. Barrel has the 1858 patent date and...
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