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

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U.S. model 1842 Percussion...

U.S. model 1842 Percussion pistol by I.N....

Price $1,675.00
U.S. model 1842 Percussion pistol by I.N. Johnson. barrel tang dated 1851 and lock dated 1855. Metal is very good showing some light stains. No pits. Wood is excellent but never had an Inspectors cartouche. This is a very nice 1842 in overall very good plus condition.  
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Starr Civil War Revolver...

Starr Civil War Revolver (AH3437)

Price $1,495.00
Starr Civil War .44 caliber revolver. Converted to cartridge. Bore is a smooth bore. May have been done due to the original percussion rifling not being compatible with the cartridge shells. Action works fine. Grips are good plus to very good. Gun has had some touch up blue on barrel. These Post Civil Ware cartridge conversions have become a popular subset of collection and a Starr is certainly...
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U.S. model 1842 Percussion...

U.S. model 1842 Percussion pistol by I.N....

Price $1,495.00
U.S. model 1842 Percussion pistol by I.N. Johnson. Barrel and lock dated 1855. Contract of 10,000 guns. Very nice pistol with untouched look. Gun has honest use and was well cared for with no abuse.
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U.S. model 1842 Percussion...

U.S. model 1842 Percussion pistol by I.N....

Price $1,495.00
U.S. model 1842 Percussion pistol by I.N. Johnson. Barrel and lock dated 1855. Contract of 10,000 guns. Very nice pistol with untouched look. Gun has honest use and was well cared for with no abuse.
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Starr Single Action .44...

Starr Single Action .44 (AH3374)

Price $7,450.00
Starr Single Action .44 caliber Civil War revolver. Beautiful example. Grips are perfect with perfect cartouches. Bore is excellent. Action is perfect. Blue is very good plus with thinned out finish on the grip straps. Rammer has 99% bright case colors. Extra fine example.  
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Starr Model 1858 Double...

Starr Model 1858 Double Action .44 (AH3336)

Price $1,575.00
Starr Model 1858 Double Action .44 caliber Civil War revolver. Bore is very good. Cartouches are very good. This is a very sharp gun that has the finish turned to a patina. Action works perfectly. No rust, no pits. Screws are excellent.
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Starr Model 1858 .44 (AH3325)

Starr Model 1858 .44 (AH3325)

Price $1,695.00
Starr Model 1858 .44 caliber Civil War revolver. Very good bore, action works perfectly. Grips are good with good visible cartouches and a chip out of both left and right sides. Gun has about 30-35% blue and the rest is a nice even patina.
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U.S. Model 1841 Percussion...

U.S. Model 1841 Percussion (AH3297)

Price $1,195.00
U.S. Model 1841 Percussion pistol by Aston. Dated 1850 on the lock. Both stock cartouches are clear. Action works fine. Metal shows some surface stains but very minimal pitting. Overall a well cared for pistol.
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U.S. Model 1819 North...

U.S. Model 1819 North Flintlock (AH3268)

Price $2,475.00
U.S. Model 1819 North Flintlock pistol. Action works perfectly. Gun has been cleaned but not filed as barrel and metal parts show a gray patina with fine pin point pitting. Stock is plus with no cracks or chips, just handling wear. Attractive 1819 model!
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U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock...

U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock Converted to...

Price $995.00
U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock pistol by R. Johnson dated 1838. Converted to percussion. Stock is folk art carved during the period of use, (circa 1845-1870) and very well done. Neat piece of Americana!
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Lemat 2nd Model Confederate...

Lemat 2nd Model Confederate .42 caliber...

Price $19,500.00
Lemat 2nd Model Confederate .42 caliber revolver. Nice sharp gun with brown to gray patina. Action works perfectly. These are very interesting guns designed by Dr. Jean Lemat and backed by General Beauregard. These are 9-shot .42 caliber revolvers with a 16 gauge shotgun barrel underneath. The hammer itself has the selector to alternate between the two barrels. While 2900 were produced the...
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U.S. Model 1816 North...

U.S. Model 1816 North Flintlock pistol (AH2938)

Price $2,450.00
U.S. Model 1816 North Flintlock pistol. Crisp lock markings and very good stock cartouche. Action works perfectly. Gun is very good with no abuse other than some old pitting near the muzzle. Eye appealing 1816 and all correct.
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U.S. 1805 Percussion (AH2957)

U.S. 1805 Percussion (AH2957)

Price $4,750.00
U.S. 1805 Percussion pistol. Model converted to percussion which makes this a 1807 gun. Lock does not have any markings remaining, but is an original lock. There has been some expert wood repair that is almost undetectable. Gun was converted to percussion and may be considered a rarity as it has not been converted back to flintlock. One of the most desirable models of U.S. martial pistols that...
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U.S. 1842 Single Shot...

U.S. 1842 Single Shot Pistol (AH3060)

Price $1,675.00
U.S. 1842 Single Shot Pistol by H. Aston & Co. dated 1851. Barrel is in the white with only minor nicks and light stains. Stock is excellent and has no cartouche and never had one. Very fine and crisp Aston!
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U.S. 1842 Single Shot...

U.S. 1842 Single Shot Pistol (AH3063)

Price $1,650.00
U.S. 1842 Single Shot Pistol by H. Aston dated 1850. Gun rates very good plus. Metal has some light stains and dried grease. No abuse or bad areas. Wood is very crisp. Has no cartouches and appears to have never had any. Side plate has a remnant of a name.
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Elgin Cutlass Pistol (AH3073 )

Elgin Cutlass Pistol (AH3073 )

Price $9,500.00
Elgin Cutlass Pistol. Very rare, less than 100 made. Blade length 9". Blade has some of the original etching just below the barrel on both sides. Barrel, frame and grips are all very good. This is a seldom seen rarity for the gun or blade collector.
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U.S. Model 1836 flintlock...

U.S. Model 1836 flintlock by R. Johnson dated...

Price $2,875.00
U.S. Model 1836 flintlock by R. Johnson dated 1841. Excellent stock with excellent cartouches. Nice even patina. Sharp gun with excellent markings. No abuse or damage. Very crisp 1836 flint!  
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U.S. Model 1842 percussion...

U.S. Model 1842 percussion pistol by Aston...

Price $1,495.00
U.S. Model 1842 percussion pistol by Aston dated 1852 both on lock and barrel tang. Stock is near excellent with crisp cartouches. Barrel has some staining from light rust that was cleaned off. Overall this is an honest 1852 Aston with sharp features and a very good look.  
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