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    Butch Cassidy’s “Amnesty Colt” Sold at Auction for $175,000

    Colt Single Action Army revolver, once owned by Butch Cassidy, famous Wild West robber has been sold at auction in Southern California for $175,000. The anonymous seller, a schoolteacher and collector in Illinois, was “very happy” with the sale, according to his spokesman Aileen Watanabe. He also said that the revolver went to an anonymous […] More

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    Rock Island Premier Firearms Auction 2012 – Auction of the Decade

    Rock Island Auction Company, proudly announces their Spring Premier Firearms Auction 2012. After two decades organizing auctions, Company claims that this year auction will be the first great firearms auction of the decade. Rock Island Premier Firearms Auction which will be held on Friday, April 20th thru Sunday, April 22nd, 2012, will include examples for […] More

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    1836 Colt Revolver Fetches $977,500 at Heritage Auctions

    At Signature Arms & Armor Auction held by the Heritage Auction in Dallas, an Rare 1836 Colt revolver went under the hammer and fetched $977,500 as the winning bid, setting a world record price realized for a single Firearm sold at auction. It was purchased by an unidentified West Coast collector, who auction house officials will […] More

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    Al Capone’s Gun Goes Under the Hammer

    Al Capone’s Colt .38 A pistol belonging to Chicago gangster Al Capone could sell for £70,000 ($115,000) at auction next month. The Colt .38, which is being sold by a private collector, comes with a letter signed by Capone’s sister-in-law confirming its authenticity. Al Capone’s gun was made in May 1929, just months after the […] More

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    Colt 2nd Model Dragoon Revolver To Fetch More Than $150.000 At RIA`s Firearms Auction

    Colt 2nd Model Dragoon Revolver The world’s leading auction house for firearms, edged weapons and military artifacts, Rock Island Auction Company presents three Premiere auctions per year. This May, the auction provides a wide variety of antique and collectible firearms manufactured by Colt, Winchester, Holland & Holland and more, but the highlighting of sale is […] More

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    Limited Edition Smith & Wesson 75th Anniversary .357 Magnum Revolver

    Limited Edition Smith & Wesson 75th Anniversary .357 Magnum Revolver Smith & Wesson., the legendary 158-year old firearms maker, is offering collectors, hunters, and shooters a chance to own a piece of history with the introduction of a Limited Edition Model 27 revolver dedicated to the 75th Anniversary of the .357 Magnum. Lavishly covered with […] More