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!
Magnificent Exhibition Quality Cased Prince Albert Presentation, Gold Damascened Deane, Adams & Dean3000Magnificent Exhibition Quality Cased Prince Albert Presentation, Gold Damascened Deane, Adams & Dean
Estimate: $35000 - 65000 This is a stunning and rare form of a Deane, Adams & Deane London Maker self-cocking percussion pistol in Dragoon size. Th
Start Price : 14,000.00
Sold to floor for (30,000.00 + 5,850.00) x 1 = 35,850.00
Gold Accented European Flintlock Sword Pistol3001Gold Accented European Flintlock Sword Pistol
Estimate: $5500 - 8500 23 inch blade showing double fullers, 6 inch false edge, with nicely executed gold accented leafy vine work on the spine and
Start Price : 2,750.00
Sold to floor for (4,250.00 + 828.75) x 1 = 5,078.75
Fine Matching Pair of Ornately Engraved Brescian Flintlock Holster Pistols3002Fine Matching Pair of Ornately Engraved Brescian Flintlock Holster Pistols
Estimate: $7500 - 9500 This pair of beautiful and ornate pistols was produced without sights. The barrel is part octagon, part round. Very deep scr
Start Price : 3,000.00
Sold to floor for (6,000.00 + 1,170.00) x 1 = 7,170.00
Elaborate Fernandez Marked Madrid Production Miquelet Pistol with Extensive Silver Overlay3003Elaborate Fernandez Marked Madrid Production Miquelet Pistol with Extensive Silver Overlay
Estimate: $9000 - 12000 Produced without sights, with a number of engraved crosses around a pair of proof stamps near the breech, one a horse and t
Start Price : 4,500.00
Sold to floor for (6,500.00 + 1,267.50) x 1 = 7,767.50
Extremely Rare Steel Stocked Silver Inlaid Scottish Sanphaunce Pistol with Unique Left Handed Action3004Extremely Rare Steel Stocked Silver Inlaid Scottish Sanphaunce Pistol with Unique Left Handed Action
Estimate: $4500 - 8500 Bead front and notch rear sights, decorated with four heavy silver floral engraved silver bands on the barrel. The lock is i
Start Price : 1,800.00
Sold to floor for (12,000.00 + 2,340.00) x 1 = 14,340.00
Unique Unidentified European Flintlock Sword Pistol3005Unique Unidentified European Flintlock Sword Pistol
Estimate: $2500 - 4000 Measures 27 1/4 inches total, with a 22 inch double fuller blade, which bears no visible makers marks. Secured to the right
Start Price : 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (2,000.00 + 390.00) x 1 = 2,390.00
Unique and Excellent Russian Niello Silver Riding Crop Pistol with Case3006Unique and Excellent Russian Niello Silver Riding Crop Pistol with Case
Estimate: $5000 - 10000 Unique Czarist Russian ivory and niello silver riding crop pistol probably made to the order of a high ranking officer in C
Start Price : 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (5,500.00 + 1,072.50) x 1 = 6,572.50
Three Eastern Daggers with Sheaths3007Three Eastern Daggers with Sheaths
Estimate: $1000 - 1500 1) Jade handled dagger, 10 inch Damascus blade with gold leaf scroll engraving on the rear. Carved green jade hilt, with a l
Start Price : 400.00
Sold to floor for (1,100.00 + 214.50) x 1 = 1,314.50
Two Cased Jambiya Daggers3008Two Cased Jambiya Daggers
Estimate: $850 - 1400 1) Silver finished jambiya, 5 1/4 inch curved blade, set into a carved horn grip which is covered with floral decorated silve
Start Price : 325.00
Sold to floor for (1,400.00 + 273.00) x 1 = 1,673.00
Three Silver Accented Eastern Damascus Daggers with Sheaths3009Three Silver Accented Eastern Damascus Daggers with Sheaths
Estimate: $850 - 1300 1) Ram's head dagger, 9 1/2 inch Damascus blade with silver leaf patterns and a "T" back spine. Silver leaf work ...
Start Price : 325.00
Sold to floor for (1,000.00 + 195.00) x 1 = 1,195.00
Engraved European Wheellock Rifle with Carved Bone Inlays3010Engraved European Wheellock Rifle with Carved Bone Inlays
Estimate: $10000 - 15000 Fixed brass bead front sight and a dovetailed notch rear sight, with a sighting groove at the rear, a series of triangular
Start Price : 4,000.00
Sold to floor for (8,000.00 + 1,560.00) x 1 = 9,560.00
Fine Bone Inlaid European Crossbow3011Fine Bone Inlaid European Crossbow
Estimate: $10000 - 15000 30 inch long overall, tiger stripe walnut construction with the steel prod measuring 23 inch across when strung. The prod
Start Price : 4,000.00
Sold to floor for (6,500.00 + 1,267.50) x 1 = 7,767.50
Pair of Segalas London Marked Flintlock Pistols3012Pair of Segalas London Marked Flintlock Pistols
Estimate: $8000 - 12000 Silver blade sight, with a lightly swamped muzzle, engraving on the breech and tang, "IS" and London "V&qu...
Start Price : 4,000.00
Sold to floor for (8,500.00 + 1,657.50) x 1 = 10,157.50
Pair of Elaborate Gold Accented and Silver Furnished 18th Century Flintlock Pistols3013Pair of Elaborate Gold Accented and Silver Furnished 18th Century Flintlock Pistols
Estimate: $9000 - 12000 Cannon barreled, with a brass insert front sight and groove rear sight, decorated with gold bands, floral patterns and leaf
Start Price : 4,500.00
Sold to antoin for (5,000.00 + 975.00) x 1 = 5,975.00
Westley Richards & Company "Monkey Tail" Percussion Musketoon with Fitted Case3014Westley Richards & Company "Monkey Tail" Percussion Musketoon with Fitted Case
Estimate: $4000 - 6000 Blade front and folding ladder rear sights, with "WHITWORTH PATENT." on top of the barrel and the left side of t...
Start Price : 1,600.00
Sold to floor for (3,500.00 + 682.50) x 1 = 4,182.50
Fine English Hollis and Sheath Percussion Single Shot Rifle3015Fine English Hollis and Sheath Percussion Single Shot Rifle
Estimate: $2500 - 3750 Small bead front sight, rear sight adjustable to 1000 yards. Steel ramrod. Sling swivel eyelet on the middle pipe. Action l
Start Price : 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (2,750.00 + 536.25) x 1 = 3,286.25
Barber & Son Damascus Large Bore Percussion Rifle with Gold Bands3016Barber & Son Damascus Large Bore Percussion Rifle with Gold Bands
Estimate: $3000 - 4500 Two leaf rear sight with the front sight removed (slot not filled) on the damascus barrel. Lock is engraved with a tiger sta
Start Price : 1,200.00
Sold to floor for (1,400.00 + 273.00) x 1 = 1,673.00
Gold Inlaid Samuel & C. Smith London Damascus Half Stock Percussion Rifle3017Gold Inlaid Samuel & C. Smith London Damascus Half Stock Percussion Rifle
Estimate: $1400 - 2250 "SAML. & C. SMITH. PRINCES STREET LONDON" is inlaid in 18K gold on the top barrel flat. The damascus barrel has ...
Start Price : 600.00
Sold to floor for (1,400.00 + 273.00) x 1 = 1,673.00
Unique Cased Garniture of Two Pairs of European Percussion Pistols with Accessories3018Unique Cased Garniture of Two Pairs of European Percussion Pistols with Accessories
Estimate: $15000 - 25000 This lot consists of two matched sets of percussion pistols. A and B are folding trigger box locks with turn-off barrels.
Start Price : 6,000.00
Sold to floor for (6,500.00 + 1,267.50) x 1 = 7,767.50
H. Neimke Engraved Percussion Target Pistol3019H. Neimke Engraved Percussion Target Pistol
Estimate: $700 - 1200 Dovetailed blade front and adjustable notch rear sights, with a fine twist pattern on the barrel, dual silver bands ahead of
Start Price : 275.00
Sold to floor for (750.00 + 146.25) x 1 = 896.25
Two Percussion Pistols3020Two Percussion Pistols
Estimate: $850 - 1300 Top barrel flat is marked "RICHARDSON" and two British proofs are present. There is a scroll engraving on the fra...
Start Price : 325.00
Sold to floor for (900.00 + 175.50) x 1 = 1,075.50
Uniquely Cased Engraved and Gold Inlaid Bristlen Paris Percussion Target Pistol with Relief Carved S3021Uniquely Cased Engraved and Gold Inlaid Bristlen Paris Percussion Target Pistol with Relief Carved S
Estimate: $3000 - 6000 "Bristlen et Cie a Paris" is inlaid in gold on the top barrel flat and marked on the lock plate in an upward arc...
Start Price : 1,200.00
Sold to floor for (4,250.00 + 828.75) x 1 = 5,078.75
Pair of London Production Engraved Percussion Saw Handle Pistols3022Pair of London Production Engraved Percussion Saw Handle Pistols
Estimate: $1500 - 2500 Silver dovetail blade front sight and notch rear sight, with the top of the silver and brass banded barrel marked "Lo...
Start Price : 600.00
Sold to floor for (3,500.00 + 682.50) x 1 = 4,182.50
Pair of Silver Inlaid Jacob Kuchenreuter Percussion Pistols3023Pair of Silver Inlaid Jacob Kuchenreuter Percussion Pistols
Estimate: $2250 - 3500 This lot consists of two identical silver inlaid Jacob Kuchenreuter percussion converted pistols. "JACOB KUCHENREUTER...
Start Price : 900.00
Sold to floor for (2,250.00 + 438.75) x 1 = 2,688.75
Elaborate Gold Embellished Silver Mounted Flintlock Pistol with Silver Inlaid Stock3024Elaborate Gold Embellished Silver Mounted Flintlock Pistol with Silver Inlaid Stock
Estimate: $3500 - 5000 A highly embellished flintlock pistol, most likely intended for the Turkish market. 16 3/4 inches overall length. Produced w
Start Price : 1,400.00
Sold to floor for (3,500.00 + 682.50) x 1 = 4,182.50
Attractive Brace of Silver Finished S. Coddington Marked English Flintlock Pistols3025Attractive Brace of Silver Finished S. Coddington Marked English Flintlock Pistols
Estimate: $10000 - 15000 Produced by Samuel Coddington, 1739-1830, a gunsmith in Stamford who also served as that town's mayor. Produced without si
Start Price : 4,000.00
Sold to floor for (9,000.00 + 1,755.00) x 1 = 10,755.00
Cased Pair of European Target Pistols3026Cased Pair of European Target Pistols
Estimate: $2750 - 4500 Dovetailed blade front and notch rear sights, with "F.P. GAUVAIN BOULd MONT-PARNASSE 93 A PARIS" in gold on the ...
Start Price : 1,100.00
Sold to floor for (5,500.00 + 1,072.50) x 1 = 6,572.50
Cased Pair of Gold Inlaid LePage Damascus Percussion Pistols with Accessories3027Cased Pair of Gold Inlaid LePage Damascus Percussion Pistols with Accessories
Estimate: $2750 - 4250 This lot consists of a pair of LePage percussion pistols. "LE PAGE ARQfr DU ROI" flanked by a leaf motif is inla...
Start Price : 1,100.00
Sold to floor for (5,000.00 + 975.00) x 1 = 5,975.00
Engraved Meffert Percussion Target Pistol3028Engraved Meffert Percussion Target Pistol
Estimate: $950 - 1600 Dovetailed blade front and adjustable notch rear sights, with a strong Damascus etching on the barrel, fluted edges, dual sil
Start Price : 375.00
Sold to floor for (1,400.00 + 273.00) x 1 = 1,673.00
Pair of Unmarked European Percussion Pistols3029Pair of Unmarked European Percussion Pistols
Estimate: $850 - 1300 This lot consists of two identical percussion pistols. Fixed sights, with damascus barrel and floral border motif engraving o
Start Price : 325.00
Sold to floor for (1,600.00 + 312.00) x 1 = 1,912.00
Pair of Unmarked European Percussion Pistols3030Pair of Unmarked European Percussion Pistols
Estimate: $950 - 1600 This lot consist of two identical damascus barrel percussion target pistols. No maker markings with the number "2"...
Start Price : 375.00
Sold to floor for (1,800.00 + 351.00) x 1 = 2,151.00
Exceptional Etched Hungarian Dagger with Engraved and Stone Studded Solid Gold Hilt and Matching She3031Exceptional Etched Hungarian Dagger with Engraved and Stone Studded Solid Gold Hilt and Matching She
Estimate: $3500 - 5500 6 1/2 inch spear point blade, with nearly full coverage scroll etching with floral accents and checkerboard patterns at the
Start Price : 1,400.00
Sold to floor for (2,000.00 + 390.00) x 1 = 2,390.00
Ornate Gold Hilted Dagger with Engraving, Stone Accents and Matching Sheath3032Ornate Gold Hilted Dagger with Engraving, Stone Accents and Matching Sheath
Estimate: $1500 - 3000 6 1/4 inch spear point blade, with nearly full coverage scroll etching with floral accents and checkerboard patterns at the
Start Price : 600.00
Sold to floor for (1,700.00 + 331.50) x 1 = 2,031.50
Kershaw "Golden Eagle" Knife in Case, Attributed to Country Musician Waylon Jennings3033Kershaw "Golden Eagle" Knife in Case, Attributed to Country Musician Waylon Jennings
Estimate: $700 - 900 9 1/4 inch blade with a 2 1/2 inch false edge, "Golden Eagle" on the left side of the blade and the Solingen maker...
Start Price : 275.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 97.50) x 1 = 597.50
Etched H. Boker Knife with Antler Handle and Sheath3034Etched H. Boker Knife with Antler Handle and Sheath
Estimate: $300 - 400 The blade is 7 3/4 inches long and is marked with a tree and "H. Boker & CO. / SOLINGEN" on the left ricasso. The ...
Start Price : 120.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 97.50) x 1 = 597.50
Hammer & Schlaegel Knife with Antler Handle and Sheath3035Hammer & Schlaegel Knife with Antler Handle and Sheath
Estimate: $200 - 300 The clip point blade measures 5 7/8 inches long and the left side is marked with crossed hammers and "Hammer / & Schlae...
Start Price : 80.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
English Made "Patriots Self Defender" Dagger with Sheath3036English Made "Patriots Self Defender" Dagger with Sheath
Estimate: $600 - 900 10" double edged spear point blade, with an etched scroll panel with "THE PATRIOTS SELF DEFENDER" in a ribbon...
Start Price : 225.00
Sold to floor for (700.00 + 136.50) x 1 = 836.50
British Queen Anne Dog-Lock Sea Service Musket3037British Queen Anne Dog-Lock Sea Service Musket
Estimate: $8000 - 15000 British Sea Service musket with 1711 dated lock plate. The lock has a flat dog-lock with pointed tip secured by three side
Start Price : 4,000.00
Sold to floor for (13,000.00 + 2,535.00) x 1 = 15,535.00
Scarce Limited Production Narragansett Arms Ferguson Commemorative Breechloading Flintlock Rifle wit3038Scarce Limited Production Narragansett Arms Ferguson Commemorative Breechloading Flintlock Rifle wit
Estimate: $4000 - 7000 Originally developed by Lt. Col. Patrick Ferguson circa 1776, the Ferguson rifle was the first mass production breech loadin
Start Price : 1,600.00
Sold to floor for (4,500.00 + 877.50) x 1 = 5,377.50
Unique Virginia Manufactory Type Flintlock Rifle3039Unique Virginia Manufactory Type Flintlock Rifle
Estimate: $15000 - 25000 Early 19th Century military flintlock rifle with stock and patch box that closely resemble the Second Model Virginia Manuf
Start Price : 6,000.00
Sold to floor for (5,500.00 + 1,072.50) x 1 = 6,572.50
British Brown Bess Musket with 1743 Dated Farmer Lock Plate and Bayonet3040British Brown Bess Musket with 1743 Dated Farmer Lock Plate and Bayonet
Estimate: $3500 - 5500 This is an example of an 18th Century British Brown Bess musket with 1743-dated lock by "Farmer". The lock plat...
Start Price : 1,400.00
Sold to floor for (5,000.00 + 975.00) x 1 = 5,975.00
Fine U.S. Contract New Haven Arms Henry Lever Action Rifle3041Fine U.S. Contract New Haven Arms Henry Lever Action Rifle
Estimate: $25000 - 40000 This is a fine Henry rifle that was manufactured in November 1863 by the New Haven Arms Co., and purchased by the Ordnance
Start Price : 10,000.00
Sold to floor for (32,500.00 + 6,337.50) x 1 = 38,837.50
U.S. Inspected Civil War Sharps New Model 1863 Military Rifle with Sling3042U.S. Inspected Civil War Sharps New Model 1863 Military Rifle with Sling
Estimate: $4500 - 6500 Blade front and Lawrence patent ladder rear sights, with "SHARP'S RIFLE/MANUFG. CO./HARTFORD CONN" and "NEW...
Start Price : 1,800.00
Sold to floor for (6,000.00 + 1,170.00) x 1 = 7,170.00
New Jersey Militia Marked Trenton Model 1861 U.S. Percussion Rifle3043New Jersey Militia Marked Trenton Model 1861 U.S. Percussion Rifle
Estimate: $1600 - 2500 This rifle was contracted by J.T. Hodge and A. M. Burton and manufactured at the Trenton Locomotive and Machine Co., Trenton
Start Price : 600.00
Sold to floor for (2,250.00 + 438.75) x 1 = 2,688.75
U.S. Remington Model 1863 Civil War Zouave Percussion Rifle with Sling and Bayonet3044U.S. Remington Model 1863 Civil War Zouave Percussion Rifle with Sling and Bayonet
Estimate: $1600 - 2500 Blade front and three leaf rear sights, with "STEEL B.H." on the left flat, "US/(eagle) V P" and "...
Start Price : 600.00
Sold to floor for (2,500.00 + 487.50) x 1 = 2,987.50
Civil War Era Watertown Arsenal Cartridge Box3045Civil War Era Watertown Arsenal Cartridge Box
Estimate: $750 - 1300 Black leather construction with steel and brass fittings, stamped "US" in an oval on the outer flap, "WATERT...
Start Price : 300.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 97.50) x 1 = 597.50
Extremely Rare Jenks-Merrill U.S. Navy Breech Loading Percussion Carbine, One of Only 300 Produced3046Extremely Rare Jenks-Merrill U.S. Navy Breech Loading Percussion Carbine, One of Only 300 Produced
Estimate: $4500 - 8000 Originally produced by Jenks, this is one of 300 Jenks Carbines that were upgraded by James H. Merrill of Baltimore, Marylan
Start Price : 1,800.00
Sold to floor for (6,500.00 + 1,267.50) x 1 = 7,767.50
Rare and Exceptional First Type U.S. Lindner Civil War Carbine3047Rare and Exceptional First Type U.S. Lindner Civil War Carbine
Estimate: $4000 - 7000 Designed and made by Edward Lindner of Manchester, New Hampshire, probably at Amoskeag Manufacturing Company. Only 892 of th
Start Price : 1,600.00
Sold to floor for (8,000.00 + 1,560.00) x 1 = 9,560.00
Civil War Joslyn Model 1862 Breech Loading Carbine3048Civil War Joslyn Model 1862 Breech Loading Carbine
Estimate: $3000 - 5000 This is a very nice example of a Transitional Model 1862 carbine with the Model 1864 type breech/pull-out knob latch found o
Start Price : 1,200.00
Sold to floor for (3,250.00 + 633.75) x 1 = 3,883.75
Very Rare Martially Inspected Civil War Warner Breech Loading Carbine3049Very Rare Martially Inspected Civil War Warner Breech Loading Carbine
Estimate: $2500 - 4500 This is an example of an extremely rare martially inspected Warner Carbine designed by James Warner of Springfield, Massachu
Start Price : 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (6,000.00 + 1,170.00) x 1 = 7,170.00