December 2, 3, & 4 Premiere Firearms Auction

Auction Details

A truly stunning auction filled with many desirable antiques! Over 2700 Lots! Over 450 Colts, the Second Installment of Putnam Green Collection: Part II, Civil War Arms featuring 50+ carbines and confederate arms, 12 Volcanic arms, US and German Military arms spanning two World Wars, the William "Bill" Neal Collection: the finest Woodsman Collection, antique flintlock pistols, Part II of the finest M1 Carbine Collection, quality Lugers and much more!
Factory Engraved New Haven Arms Co., Henry Lever-Action Rifle1Factory Engraved New Haven Arms Co., Henry Lever-Action Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $15000 - 22500 The top and sides of the brass receiver and the heel and bottom of the brass buttplate are engraved with the standard Henr
Sold to floor for (25,000.00 + 4,875.00) x 1 = 29,875.00
Winchester Model 1876 Lever Action Carbine with British Kerr Retailer Marking and Factory Letter2Winchester Model 1876 Lever Action Carbine with British Kerr Retailer Marking and Factory Letter
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $3500 - 5500 This is an example of a British Kerr retailer marked Second Model 1876 Carbine with the dust cover guide rail attached to th
Sold to floor for (3,250.00 + 633.75) x 1 = 3,883.75
Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action First Model Rifle3Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action First Model Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1600 - 2500 This First Model with the dust cover held in place with grooved guides was manufactured in 1875. The rifle has a replacement
Sold to floor for (2,500.00 + 487.50) x 1 = 2,987.50
Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action Rifle4Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $950 - 1600 This Third Model was manufactured in 1887. Blade and buckhorn (missing elevator) sights on barrel marked with the two line ad
Sold to floor for (1,700.00 + 331.50) x 1 = 2,031.50
El Tigre Model 1892 Saddle Ring Lever Action Carbine5El Tigre Model 1892 Saddle Ring Lever Action Carbine
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $850 - 1300 These are well made, almost identical copies of the Winchester Model 1892 carbine. The top of the barrel is marked with the a
Sold to floor for (850.00 + 165.75) x 1 = 1,015.75
Antique Winchester Model 1892 Lever Action Rifle6Antique Winchester Model 1892 Lever Action Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $950 - 1600 Manufactured in 1898. Blade and buckhorn sights with the barrel marked with the two line address and "44 W.C.F." ...
Sold to floor for (1,200.00 + 234.00) x 1 = 1,434.00
Winchester Model 1876 Lever-Action Saddle Ring Carbine7Winchester Model 1876 Lever-Action Saddle Ring Carbine
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $2250 - 3750 This is a Third Model manufactured in 1887. Blade front and carbine folding ladder rear sight graduated to 1,000 yards and
Sold to floor for (3,000.00 + 585.00) x 1 = 3,585.00
Scarce Winchester Model 1886 Lever Action Line Throwing Gun with BATF Exemption Documentation8Scarce Winchester Model 1886 Lever Action Line Throwing Gun with BATF Exemption Documentation
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1400 - 2000 These Line-Throwers were legalized by the BATF in 1985 and are listed by serial number, (this particular one listed), in the
Sold to buckeylee for (2,250.00 + 438.75) x 1 = 2,688.75
Winchester Deluxe Model 1895 Lever Action Sporting Rifle9Winchester Deluxe Model 1895 Lever Action Sporting Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1400 - 2250 Manufactured in 1902. The left rear of the barrel is marked with the two line nickel steel/smokeless powder marking and the
Sold to floor for (1,400.00 + 273.00) x 1 = 1,673.00
Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action .22 Short Rifle10Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action .22 Short Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1700 - 2500 Manufactured in 1886, this particular example is a Third Model with the distinctive integral dust cover rail and a full leng
Sold to floor for (3,250.00 + 633.75) x 1 = 3,883.75
Winchester Model 1894 Lever Action Rifle in Desirable 38-55 WCF Caliber11Winchester Model 1894 Lever Action Rifle in Desirable 38-55 WCF Caliber
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1300 - 1900 Manufactured in 1901. Blade and adjustable buckhorn sights on a round barrel marked with address/patent date information and
Sold to floor for (1,700.00 + 331.50) x 1 = 2,031.50
Vintage Boxed Ammunition12Vintage Boxed Ammunition
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1200 - 1800 1) Winchester 38-72 Winchester soft point, 20/20. 2) Winchester 9mm Mauser soft point, 19/20 with one Mannlicher Schoenauer
Sold to floor for (1,300.00 + 253.50) x 1 = 1,553.50
Special Order Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action Rifle13Special Order Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $2250 - 3750 This is and example of a semi- deluxe Third Model Winchester 1873 rifle that was manufactured in 1887. Blade front and adjus
Sold to floor for (2,500.00 + 487.50) x 1 = 2,987.50
Antique Winchester Model 1894 Takedown Lever Action Rifle14Antique Winchester Model 1894 Takedown Lever Action Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $950 - 1600 Manufactured in 1898. Blade front and two leaf rear sights on a barrel marked with the two line address ahead of the rear sig
Sold to floor for (1,500.00 + 292.50) x 1 = 1,792.50
Winchester Model 1892 Saddle Ring Lever Action Carbine15Winchester Model 1892 Saddle Ring Lever Action Carbine
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1600 - 2500 Manufactured in 1916. Pinned blade and folding ladder sights with full magazine and two barrel bands. The left side of barre
Sold to floor for (1,800.00 + 351.00) x 1 = 2,151.00
Winchester Model 1894 Saddle Ring Lever Action Carbine16Winchester Model 1894 Saddle Ring Lever Action Carbine
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $900 - 1500 Manufactured in 1912. Pinned blade front and folding ladder rear sights, with standard markings on the barrel, including the
Sold to floor for (1,300.00 + 253.50) x 1 = 1,553.50
Winchester Model 1895 Lever Action Rifle with Factory Letter17Winchester Model 1895 Lever Action Rifle with Factory Letter
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $800 - 1000 The included factory letter confirms the serial number, rifle configuration, and caliber with the rifle received in warehouse
Sold to floor for (650.00 + 126.75) x 1 = 776.75
Excellent Winchester Model 1894 Takedown Lever Action Rifle18Excellent Winchester Model 1894 Takedown Lever Action Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $2500 - 3750 Manufactured in 1907. German silver blade front sight and adjustable buck horn rear sight. The top barrel flat ahead of the
Sold to floor for (4,250.00 + 828.75) x 1 = 5,078.75
Winchester Model 1873 Saddle Ring Carbine19Winchester Model 1873 Saddle Ring Carbine
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1600 - 2500 This is a 1906 production Third Model 1873 Winchester Saddle Ring Carbine with the distinctive dust rail integral to the top
Sold to floor for (2,750.00 + 536.25) x 1 = 3,286.25
Winchester Model 1894 Lever Action Saddle Ring Carbine20Winchester Model 1894 Lever Action Saddle Ring Carbine
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1400 - 2250 Manufactured in 1911. Marble's 94-C blade front and folding ladder rear sights, with standard markings on the barrel a...
Sold to floor for (2,500.00 + 487.50) x 1 = 2,987.50
Three Boxes of Winchester 50-110-300 Express Cartridges21Three Boxes of Winchester 50-110-300 Express Cartridges
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1400 - 2250 All boxes are Winchester production, tan. 1) 50-110-300 Express box, with orange labels and seal. Contains nineteen 50-110
Sold to floor for (1,600.00 + 312.00) x 1 = 1,912.00
Vintage Box of Winchester 45-85-300 Express Ammunition, Branded for the Model 1886 Rifle22Vintage Box of Winchester 45-85-300 Express Ammunition, Branded for the Model 1886 Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1100 - 1600 Tan construction, with a green top label, marked for a 45 caliber, 300 grain bullet backed by 85 grains of powder, with expl
Sold to floor for (450.00 + 87.75) x 1 = 537.75
Grouping of Reloading Tools, Including Winchester Molds and Tools23Grouping of Reloading Tools, Including Winchester Molds and Tools
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1300 - 1900 1) Winchester 40-70 Ballard case loading tool, blue steel, standard markings. 2) Winchester 40-90 case loading tool, as 1. 3
Sold to floor for (3,250.00 + 633.75) x 1 = 3,883.75
Winchester Model 1886 Lever Action Saddle Ring Carbine24Winchester Model 1886 Lever Action Saddle Ring Carbine
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $2750 - 4250 Manufactured in 1908. The top of the barrel ahead of the rear sight is marked with the two line address/1884 and 1885 patent
Sold to floor for (3,250.00 + 633.75) x 1 = 3,883.75
Special Order Winchester Model 1894 Deluxe Lever Action Rifle25Special Order Winchester Model 1894 Deluxe Lever Action Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1800 - 2750 Manufactured in 1900. Brass blade front sight and adjustable semi-buck horn rear sight on the 24 inch octagon barrel. The to
Sold to floor for (3,500.00 + 682.50) x 1 = 4,182.50
Winchester Model 1895 Takedown Lever Action Rifle26Winchester Model 1895 Takedown Lever Action Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $950 - 1600 Manufactured in 1922. Standard nickel steel marking on the left rear of the barrel with "30 GOV'T'-06" U....
Sold to floor for (1,400.00 + 273.00) x 1 = 1,673.00
Five Boxes of Vintage Winchester 1886 Rifle Ammunition27Five Boxes of Vintage Winchester 1886 Rifle Ammunition
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1400 - 2250 Except as noted, all boxes are tan with green picture labels on the lid, unsealed, and full. 1) 45-90-300 box, labeled for 1
Sold to floor for (1,100.00 + 214.50) x 1 = 1,314.50
Vintage Box of Winchester 45-85-300 Express Ammunition, Branded for the Model 1886 Rifle28Vintage Box of Winchester 45-85-300 Express Ammunition, Branded for the Model 1886 Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1100 - 1600 Tan construction, with a green top label, marked for a 45 caliber, 300 grain bullet backed by 85 grains of powder, with expl
Sold to floor for (550.00 + 107.25) x 1 = 657.25
Grouping of Various Winchester Express Caliber Loading Tools29Grouping of Various Winchester Express Caliber Loading Tools
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1100 - 1700 1) Winchester mold for 50-100-450 bullets, steel with wood handles. 2) Winchester primer/bullet seater, 50-100-450. blued st
Sold to floor for (3,750.00 + 731.25) x 1 = 4,481.25
Custom Engraved Silver Inlaid Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action Rifle with Relief Carved Stock30Custom Engraved Silver Inlaid Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action Rifle with Relief Carved Stock
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1400 - 2000 Manufactured in 1910, this Third Model 1873 rifle was subsequently custom embellished. The finish is a dull blue, almost mat
Sold to floor for (2,000.00 + 390.00) x 1 = 2,390.00
Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action Rifle31Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1200 - 1800 Third Model Winchester 1873 rifle that was manufactured in 1887 and subsequently sent to the factory to be re-barreled and r
Sold to floor for (1,700.00 + 331.50) x 1 = 2,031.50
Special Order Deluxe Winchester Model 1894 Extra Lightweight Takedown Lever Action Rifle32Special Order Deluxe Winchester Model 1894 Extra Lightweight Takedown Lever Action Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1500 - 2250 Manufactured in 1907, this special order Model 1894 features a 22 inch octagon barrel, 1/2 magazine, threaded muzzle (for si
Sold to floor for (2,250.00 + 438.75) x 1 = 2,688.75
Antique Winchester Model 1894 Saddle Ring Lever Action Carbine33Antique Winchester Model 1894 Saddle Ring Lever Action Carbine
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $950 - 1600 Manufactured in 1895. Raised ramp front sight with hood absent and rear sight slot with filler block on the replacement barre
Sold to floor for (1,500.00 + 292.50) x 1 = 1,792.50
Two Boxes of Winchester 50-110 Express Smokeless Cartridges34Two Boxes of Winchester 50-110 Express Smokeless Cartridges
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $900 - 1400 1) 50-110 Express box, with "SMOKELESS" tag on the green picture label. 2) 50-110-300 Express box, orange labels ...
Sold to floor for (700.00 + 136.50) x 1 = 836.50
Nine Boxes of Vintage Ammunition, Mostly Winchester and Union Metallic Cartridge Production35Nine Boxes of Vintage Ammunition, Mostly Winchester and Union Metallic Cartridge Production
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1100 - 1600 1) Sealed box of Winchester 30 Short cartridges, 50 count, green picture label, yellow seal. 2) Remington-UMC box of 45 Webl
Sold to floor for (650.00 + 126.75) x 1 = 776.75
Deluxe Winchester Model 1895 Takedown in the Desirable "Teddy Roosevelt" Caliber 405 WCF Rifle36Deluxe Winchester Model 1895 Takedown in the Desirable "Teddy Roosevelt" Caliber 405 WCF Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1600 - 2500 This is a Deluxe Winchester Model 1895 takedown rifle that was manufactured in 1918. The rifle has a blue finish with highly
Sold to floor for (4,250.00 + 828.75) x 1 = 5,078.75
Winchester Model 94 Lever Action Rifle37Winchester Model 94 Lever Action Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1100 - 1600 Manufactured in 1936. Standard barrel markings with Winchester oval proof on top of the barrel and receiver at the breech. T
Sold to floor for (1,000.00 + 195.00) x 1 = 1,195.00
Winchester Model 1886 Extra Light Takedown Lever Action Rifle38Winchester Model 1886 Extra Light Takedown Lever Action Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $2000 - 3000 Manufactured in 1905. The top of the barrel ahead of the rear sight is marked "MANUFACTURED BY THE / - WINCHESTER REP...
Sold to floor for (3,750.00 + 731.25) x 1 = 4,481.25
Eleven Boxes of Vintage 45-70 and 50-70 Ammunition39Eleven Boxes of Vintage 45-70 and 50-70 Ammunition
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1400 - 2250 1) Remington-UMC 50-70 Government, 20/20. 2) Remington-UMC 50-70, 20/20 produced by different manufacturers. 3) Winchester 5
Sold to floor for (1,100.00 + 214.50) x 1 = 1,314.50
Extremely Rare Winchester Single Shot Bolt Action Pistol40Extremely Rare Winchester Single Shot Bolt Action Pistol
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $3000 - 6000 Originally thought to be employee-made "lunch box" guns, later evidence identified these bolt action pistols as ...
Sold to floor for (4,000.00 + 780.00) x 1 = 4,780.00
Winchester Model 1892 Lever Action Takedown Rifle with Factory Letter41Winchester Model 1892 Lever Action Takedown Rifle with Factory Letter
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1600 - 2500 The included factory letter confirms the caliber, octagon barrel, plain trigger and takedown configuration. The rifle was re
Sold to floor for (3,750.00 + 731.25) x 1 = 4,481.25
Special Order Winchester Model 1894 Takedown Lever Action Rifle with Factory Letter42Special Order Winchester Model 1894 Takedown Lever Action Rifle with Factory Letter
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1400 - 2250 The included factory letter confirms the serial number, 25/35 caliber, half octagon barrel, plain trigger, and takedown conf
Sold to floor for (3,500.00 + 682.50) x 1 = 4,182.50
Deluxe Winchester Model 71 Lever Action Rifle with Sling43Deluxe Winchester Model 71 Lever Action Rifle with Sling
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1200 - 1800 Manufactured in 1954. Features a hooded ramp blade front, rear sight has been removed and filler block installed and the rec
Sold to floor for (1,600.00 + 312.00) x 1 = 1,912.00
Excellent Winchester Model 1907 Self-Loading Rifle44Excellent Winchester Model 1907 Self-Loading Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $950 - 1600 The left side of the barrel has the three-line address/model/patent marking followed by ".351 CAL." and "WIN...
Sold to floor for (1,600.00 + 312.00) x 1 = 1,912.00
Vintage Box of Winchester 40-75-260 Express Cartridges for the Model 1886 Rifle45Vintage Box of Winchester 40-75-260 Express Cartridges for the Model 1886 Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1100 - 1600 Tan construction, with a green lid label, black text reloading instructions, and a red text seal (opened) on the rear. BBL
Sold to floor for (350.00 + 68.25) x 1 = 418.25
Five Boxes of Vintage Ammunition46Five Boxes of Vintage Ammunition
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1100 - 1600 1) Winchester 50-70 Government, 20/20 (foam added to the inside of the lid). 2) Peters 45-60 caliber for Winchester and Marl
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 78.00) x 1 = 478.00
Twelve Boxes of Vintage Rifle Ammunition47Twelve Boxes of Vintage Rifle Ammunition
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $700 - 1200 1) Winchester 25-25 Stevens, 20/25 (box is poor). 2) Remington-UMC 32 Ideal, 50/50. 3) Sealed UMC 25-25 Stevens, 20/20. 4) Se
Sold to floor for (650.00 + 126.75) x 1 = 776.75
Winchester Model 1901 Lever Action Shotgun48Winchester Model 1901 Lever Action Shotgun
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1600 - 2500 Manufactured in 1902. Single brass bead sight on a barrel with standard two line address followed by "MODEL 1901. 10 ...
Sold to floor for (2,750.00 + 536.25) x 1 = 3,286.25
Scarce Whitney-Kennedy Lever Action Saddle Ring Carbine49Scarce Whitney-Kennedy Lever Action Saddle Ring Carbine
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1200 - 1700 Manufactured circa 1879-1886. Whitney produced only about 1,000 of these carbines in both small and large frame, with most o
Sold to floor for (1,400.00 + 273.00) x 1 = 1,673.00
Colt Medium Frame Lightning Slide Action Rifle50Colt Medium Frame Lightning Slide Action Rifle
Rock Island Auction Company
Estimate: $1200 - 1700 Made in 1888. Blade front and sporting rear sights, with full length magazine tube, standard two-line Hartford address/paten
Sold to floor for (2,250.00 + 438.75) x 1 = 2,688.75