Foreign Military Antique Handguns

Foreign Military Surplus: Antique Handguns

For the discerning collector we offer antique handguns in the highly collectable foreign military surplus category. These firearms come from all across Europe and include everything from British sea service flintlocks to French Charlevilles to Swedish Navy models. Our inventory changes frequently so be sure to visit our list of new arrivals often.

Browse our selection of foreign military surplus antique handguns below. For other antique handguns, click over to our pages on antique U.S. martial and Civil War handguns, percussion cap revolvers, and black powder percussion cap pistols.

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Charleville Flintlock...

Charleville Flintlock Pistol (AH6082)

Price $1,595.00

Similar to a 1763 pistol, but not quite a 1763. This gun looks to be assembled and may be an officer’s pistol. The lock is a military Charlesville lock as is the front barrel band and barrel. The stock has been checkered and the trigger guard and butt cap have been...

French Model 1777 Flintlock...

French Model 1777 Flintlock Pistol Maubeuge...

Price $2,295.00

Made circa 1780. 69 caliber with a 7” barrel. Barrel has a dark brown patina with pitting. Frame is marked Maubeuge. Belt hook is missing which is very common on this model. Stock is very good. There is a faint cartouche on the right hand side of the grip that appears to be roman numbers. Action works well.

War of 1812 Canadian...

War of 1812 Canadian Militia or Also known as...

Price $2,995.00

These were supplied from merchants and not from ordnance, thus they are often called the 1813 Indian Contract pistols. Barrel measures 9" in length and is marked with a crown over "GR" and broad arrow as well as a Tower crossed scepters acceptance stamp. Metal has a dark brown to almost black patina. Action works well. This is a gun you do not come across often!

War of 1812 Canadian...

War of 1812 Canadian Militia or Also known as...

Price $2,995.00

These pistols were supplied from merchants and not from ordnance. These are often referred to as the 1813 Indian Contract pistols. Barrel is marked with a crown over "GR" and broad arrow, as well as a Tower crossed scepters acceptance proof. 65 caliber with a 9” barrel. Metal has a dark brown patina. Nice sharp gun!

War of 1812 Canadian...

War of 1812 Canadian Militia or Also known as...

Price $2,995.00

These pistols were supplied from merchants and not from ordnance. These are often referred to as the 1813 Indian Contract pistols. Barrel is marked with a crown over "GR" and broad arrow, as well as a Tower crossed scepters acceptance proof. This is a 65 caliber with a 9” barrel. Metal has a light gray patina.

War of 1812 Canadian...

War of 1812 Canadian Militia or Also known as...

Price $3,495.00

These pistols were supplied from merchants and not from ordnance. These are often referred to as the 1813 Indian Contract pistols. Barrel is marked with a crown over "GR" and broad arrow, as well as a Tower crossed scepters acceptance proof. he top of the barrel appears to be stamped ".DFATH.HFAR.DURX 65 caliber with a 9” barrel. Metal has a dark gray patina.

War of 1812 Canadian...

War of 1812 Canadian Militia or Also known as...

Price $2,995.00

These pistols were supplied from merchants and not from ordnance. These are often referred to as the 1813 Indian Contract pistols. Barrel is marked with a crown over "GR" and broad arrow, as well as a Tower crossed scepters acceptance proof. 65 caliber with a 9” barrel. Metal has a light...

Fine Pair of French Model...

Fine Pair of French Model 1816 Officer's...

Price $7,500.00

This pair of French Model 1816 flintlock officer's pistols are in the condition collectors love to see. Each pistol is approx. 14" long. Each has a 7 7/8" round 68 caliber smooth bore barrel with an excellent bore. Each is finished in the bright and exhibits very little staining. Each is marked Mle 1816 on the barrel tang and Mre Rle de Mutzig (Royal Manufactory of Mutzig) on the lock. The...

Enfield Percussion Military...

Enfield Percussion Military Pistol (AH6483)

Price $2,450.00

This 1861 dated British Enfield percussion pistol has an unusual octagon barrel. The overall length is approx. 14.25". The 8" octagon 65 caliber smooth bore barrel has a very good bore. The barrel has an iron blade front sight and notched block rear sight. The barrel is marked, reading from the muzzle, with a  broad arrow followed by an E over a crown over 18 followed by a crown with an...

Austrian Military...

Austrian Military Percussion Holster Pistol...

Price $875.00

This unmarked circa 1840 Austrian percussion military pistol is similar to the Model 1844 cavalry pistol. The major difference is that the Model 1844 has a rounded lock at the rear while this pistol's lock terminates in a point. The overall length is approx. 15.5". The 8.75" round 70 caliber barrel has a very good smooth bore. All the metal has a smooth even brown patina. The stock is very...

Webley Mark II .455 Caliber...

Webley Mark II .455 Caliber (AH6380)

Price $1,495.00

Revolver is uncut. Barrel is 4". Revolver is marked "N 108 55". N is for naval use. Left side of frame is marked "CN1 2/07". We assume this is a further disposition of the revolver. Bore is excellent. Action works properly. Top strap has a broad arrow. Good to very good overall condition.

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French Model an 9 Gendarme...

French Model an 9 Gendarme Flintlock Pistol...

Price $2,000.00

This is a nice looking French Gendarme Model an 9 flintlock pistol. The overall length is approx. 10". The 5" round 60 caliber barrel has a fine smooth bore with very light roughness. All the metal parts are cleaned bright with light spotting and discoloration. The barrel has no...

Swedish Model 1845 Navy...

Swedish Model 1845 Navy Pistol (AH6482)

Price $2,550.00

The Swedish Model 1845 Navy belt hook percussion pistol is rarely seen today. The overall length is approx. 15.5". The 9.5" round 63 caliber smooth bore barrel has a good bore with light roughness. The barrel has a brass blade front sight. The notched block rear sight is part of the barrel tang. There is a small OAO followed by a larger GHE just forward of the bolster. An F is to the left of...

Austrian Model 1851 Tube...

Austrian Model 1851 Tube Lock Pistol Altered to...

Price $2,150.00

This pistol started as an Austrian Model 1851 tube lock cavalry pistol. About 1866, Austria sold a large number to gun firms in Belgium and England. This pistol was altered in England. Having a market for flintlock pistols in Africa and South America, the tube lock action Model 1851 pistols, for which there was no demand, were altered to flintlocks. This required a new hammer and frizzen and...

Enfield Model 1881 MK II...

Enfield Model 1881 MK II Revolver (AH6477)

Price $3,850.00

The Model 1881 MKII was used for only a few years with this revolver seeing service in Australia. The overall length is approx. 11.5". The approx. 5.75" round 476 Enfield caliber barrel has an excellent, bright bore with light frosting in the grooves. The revolver retains approx. 90% of its original dull military blue finish with the cylinder turning brown. The barrel has a large blade front...

French Model 1822 BIS...

French Model 1822 BIS Percussion Pistol (AH6162)

Price $750.00

This French Model 1822 pistol was originally a flintlock. It was later altered to percussion and rifled. The overall length is approx. 14". The 7.75" round 69 caliber barrel has a fair bore with moderate pitting and barely visible rifling. The barrel is numbered 4821 forward of the bolster. It features a round post front sight and notched block rear sight. The all metal has a brown patina...

Very Unusual US-Marked...

Very Unusual US-Marked Austrian Percussian...

Price $2,150.00

This very unusual Austrian single shot percussion pistol was rebuilt in Belgium and then appears to have been exported to the US. The lock markings are somewhat mystifying as the typical Austrian 852 (1852) is found at the bottom center along with US slightly forward and below the bolster and a US style 1851 horizontally at the tail. This pistol started life as a Model 1851 Austrian Augustin...

French First Model an 9...

French First Model an 9 Gendarme Pistol (AH6473)

Price $2,175.00

Unlike most French Gendarme Model an 9 flintlock pistols we have seen, this one was manufactured at Charleville rather than Maubeuge. It is the first model Gendarme pistol that dates to the end of the 18th century. The overall length is approx. 10".  The 5" round 60 caliber barrel...

Francotte French Officer's...

Francotte French Officer's Model Revolver (AH6476)

Price $3,950.00

These high quality large frame revolvers were made by August Francotte for sale to French officers. The overall length is approx. 11". The 6" octagon approx. 11mm caliber barrel has an excellent bore with bright, strong rifling. The barrel left flat is marked A. FRANCOTTE over A LIEGE with the crown over AF proof to the rear. The barrel features large front and rear sights. The pistol...

French Model an 9 Gendarme...

French Model an 9 Gendarme Flintlock Pistol...

Price $2,250.00

This nice French Gendarme Model an 9 flintlock pistol is dated 1811. The overall length is approx. 10".  The 5" round 60 caliber barrel has a fine smooth bore with light roughness. All the metal parts are bright with very light spotting and discoloration. The barrel has an S near...