U.S. Martial Antique Handguns

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

Our U.S. martial antique handguns and Civil War pistols for sale, including Civil War revolvers and rare Elgin cutlass pistol, offer a piece of American history for serious gun collectors. Our inventory changes frequently, so bookmark our list of new arrivals and check back often.

Scroll through our list of U.S. martial antique handguns and Civil War pistols for sale below. Make sure to browse our other antique handguns, as well as other collectible firearms categories, including antique long guns, Colts, and modern handguns.

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U.S. Model 1842 percussion...

U.S. Model 1842 percussion Navy pistol by Ames...

Price $1,495.00

.54 caliber Model 1842 percussion Navy pistol by Ames with a 6" barrel in overall good condition. Also known as Navy Box lock. Metal is a light grey patina with pin-prick oxidation noted on the surface. Lock plate and barrel are dated 1844 with crisp marks visible. Wood is good with the name "B FAUTH" stamped on the left side. Excellent example of Box Lock!

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U.S. Model 1819 Flintlock...

U.S. Model 1819 Flintlock Pistol (AH6865)

Price $1,995.00

U.S. Model 1819 Flintlock pistol by Simeon North. Only 20,400 of these martial arms were made from 1819-1823. Lock plate dated 1822. Pistol is in overall good condition with pin-prick oxidation noted on the metals surfaces. Action functions correctly. Stock has two surface cracks noted by the lock plate and trigger guard. Great early martial pistol.

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U.S. Model 1842 Percussion...

U.S. Model 1842 Percussion pistol (AH6863)

Price $1,795.00

U.S. Model 1842 .54 caliber smoothbore percussion pistol by H. Aston & Co. in great condition. Metal is in the bright to a grey patina with pin-prick oxidation noted in some areas. Action has a tight lock up. Wood is good with handsome cartouches. Barrel and lock dated 1851.

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U.S. Model 1842 Percussion...

U.S. Model 1842 Percussion pistol (AH6861)

Price $1,795.00

U.S. Model 1842 .54 caliber percussion pistol by H. Aston in overall good condition. Metal is in the white with lock and barrel dated 1847. Wood is excellent with a sharp cartouche. Pistol looks to have been cleaned at some point. Very affordable martial pistol! 

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Scarce Freeman Army .44...

Scarce Freeman Army .44 (AH3506)

Price $6,500.00
Scarce Freeman Army .44 caliber revolver. Manufactured 1863-1864. Approximately 2000 made. This is an exceptionally fine example. Serial # is 716. Bore is excellent. Gun has approximately 90% original blue. Hammer has 100% colors. Action works perfectly. Cylinder has a pit area but gun is very fine otherwise.
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U.S model 1819 Flintlock...

U.S model 1819 Flintlock pistol (AH3743)

Price $2,450.00
U.S model 1819 Flintlock pistol by Simeon North. Lock dated 1821. Stock is very good and has a good inspectors Cartouche. Action works perfectly. Very good 1819 North.
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US Model 1836 Flintlock...

US Model 1836 Flintlock Pistol by Johnson (AH6515)

Price $1,595.00

Made in 1837. 54 caliber with a 8 ½” barrel. 14” overall length. This gun is virtually untouched and has an even brown patina. Wood is very good with visible cartouches. Action works well!

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Freeman Civil War .44 (AH3541)

Freeman Civil War .44 (AH3541)

Price $5,750.00
Freeman Civil War .44 caliber percussion revolver. Bore is perfect as is the action. Gun has approximately 90-93% original blue with some patina showing on the cylinder and straps. Approximately 2000 made.
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US Model 1836 by Johnson...

US Model 1836 by Johnson (AH6663)

Price $5,950.00

Made in 1841. 54 caliber with an 8” barrel. Beautiful gun in excellent condition. Metal is in the arsenal bright finish with slight cleaning. Wood is excellent with nice sharp cartouches. Lock is dated 1841 and still retains case colors on the lock....

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US Model 1816 by North...

US Model 1816 by North (AH6661)

Price $3,895.00

Made Circa 1817-1820. Very nice sharp example of a US model 1816 Flintlock Pistol. This gun is 54 caliber with a 9” barrel. The barrel and lock has a smooth gray patina. Wood is very fine with sharp cartouches and nice sharp edges. Action works perfectly. Very Fine US Model 1816 Flintlock Pistol!

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Rogers & Spencer Civil War...

Rogers & Spencer Civil War Revolver (AH6759)

Price $3,550.00

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 over UTICA...

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Remington New Model Army...

Remington New Model Army .44 Caliber (AH6505)

Price $1,575.00

Civil War martially marked revolver. Metal has been refinished and looks great. Action works properly. Address markings are still sharp and easily visible. Very good overall condition.

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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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Remington New Model Army...

Remington New Model Army Revolver (AH6508)

Price $2,295.00

Made in the 1860s. 44 caliber with a 8” barrel. The metal has been cleaned and now has a dark gray top brown patina with a some pitting Grips are very good with a visible cartouche on the left hand side of the grip. Action works well and locks up tight. Bore...

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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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U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock...

U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock Pistol (AH6519)

Price $3,350.00

This Model 1836 flintlock pistol was made by Robert Johnson in Middletown, CT, in 1840. Johnson manufactured approx. 18,000 between 1836 and 1844. The 8.5" round 54 caliber smooth bore barrel has a fine bore. It is marked U S. over JH over an indistinct P at the breech. The left barrel flat has a small H sub-inspection stamp. All the metal is polished bright. The lock is marked U.S. over R....

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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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