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SECOND MODEL MERRILL CARBINE

SECOND MODEL MERRILL CARBINE

This is a very good condition second model Merrill cavalry carbine, complete and all original, with no finish on the iron and steel, but nice color to the brass and wood, legible markings in both… (2022-387). Learn More »

VERY NICE SPORTING MODEL MAYNARD PERCUSSION CARBINE WITH MATCHING NUMBERED RIFLE AND SHOTGUN BARRELS

VERY NICE SPORTING MODEL MAYNARD PERCUSSION CARBINE WITH MATCHING NUMBERED RIFLE AND SHOTGUN BARRELS

This nice-looking Maynard comes with both its .36 caliber rifle barrel and 20-gauge shotgun barrel, both 26-inches long, covered with lots of original blue finish and both numbered 13211 to match the… (490-3054). Learn More »

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR TYPE II GWYN & CAMPBELL CARBINE

EXCELLENT CIVIL WAR TYPE II GWYN & CAMPBELL CARBINE

Presented here, in very good condition, is a Type II Gwyn & Campbell carbine.  One of some 4,000 carbines produced, the .52 caliber, percussion breech-loading Gwyn & Campbell carbine was the… (516-58). Learn More »

$3,360.00
Originally $4,200.00

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

We have been lucky enough to acquire two of these scarce instruction sheets for Greene carbines. The carbine was breechloading and Greene’s innovation consisted of a better gas seal, but he obtained… (490-1889). Learn More »

$180.00
Originally $225.00

EXCELLENT LOW SERIAL NUMBER SECOND MODEL SMITH CARBINE

EXCELLENT LOW SERIAL NUMBER SECOND MODEL SMITH CARBINE

This is a very nice-looking Smith with lots of original barrel blue, 90 percent or better, visible case colors on the receiver, vibrant blue on the spring bar, triggerguard and tang, with the barrel… (2022-215). Learn More »

GALLAGER PERCUSSION CARBINE

GALLAGER PERCUSSION CARBINE

Invented by Mahlon J. Gallager of South Carolina, these carbines were widely used by northern cavalry in the Civil War with manufacturer Richardson and Overman delivering 17,728 on government… (2022-378). Learn More »

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

Greene carbines are rare on the collector’s market. The carbine was breechloading and his innovation consisted of a better gas seal, but he obtained a US contract in the late 1850s for only two… (490-1888). Learn More »

$180.00
Originally $225.00

CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE

CIVIL WAR MODEL 1860 SPENCER CARBINE

The Spencer .52 caliber, 8-shot metallic rimfire repeating carbine was invented and patented by Manchester, Connecticut native Christopher M. Spencer. Specimen presented here is an original example of… (2022-214). Learn More »

SCARCE NEW MODEL 1865 SHARPS STILL IN PERCUSSION NEAR FACTORY NEW

SCARCE NEW MODEL 1865 SHARPS STILL IN PERCUSSION NEAR FACTORY NEW

There are no appreciable differences between the NM1863 and NM1865 Sharps other than the stamped model designation by the company, and its occasional absence, which some have speculated was due to… (490-2531). Learn More »

SHARPS MODEL 1855 BRITISH CONTRACT CARBINE WITH RACK NUMBERS

SHARPS MODEL 1855 BRITISH CONTRACT CARBINE WITH RACK NUMBERS

Sharps Model 1855 arms are scarce. Just under 1,000 went to the American market: 600 US Army carbines (on two contracts of 400 and 200 guns each,) about 350 Navy rifles and carbines, and a dozen or… (490-2664). Learn More »

SECOND MODEL MERRILL CARBINE

SECOND MODEL MERRILL CARBINE

This untouched example of the second model Merrill cavalry carbine rates good for condition. This is the standard configuration of some 4,100 Merrill carbines delivered from August 1863 to July 1864,… (172-5770). Learn More »

MINTY MAYNARD CARBINE

MINTY MAYNARD CARBINE

This is a very pretty example of the regulation, military issue Second Model Maynard cavalry carbine in excellent condition. This is the standard configuration, manufactured without patch box or… (218-551). Learn More »

$3,095.00
Originally $3,500.00

SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE SERIAL #17730

SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE SERIAL #17730

This is a very good example of the regulation, military issue Second Model Maynard cavalry carbine. The barrel has about 100 percent deep blue finish remaining with good bore and both sights in place.… (2021-769). Learn More »

SCARCE NEW MODEL 1859 SHARPS CARBINE – NAVY PURCHASE

SCARCE NEW MODEL 1859 SHARPS CARBINE – NAVY PURCHASE

The most famous, single-shot, percussion firearm used during the Civil War was the Sharps carbine, a .52 caliber, breechloading firearm invented and patented by Hartford, Connecticut native Christian… (172-5753). Learn More »

VERY NICE EXAMPLE OF THE FINAL MODEL GALLAGER CARBINE

VERY NICE EXAMPLE OF THE FINAL MODEL GALLAGER CARBINE

The carbine offered here is one of the 5,000 Gallager carbines that were converted to take the Spencer 56-52 cartridge. The nipple was replaced by a firing pin and an extractor was added. These were… (172-5743). Learn More »

NEAR FINE STARR PERCUSSION CARBINE

NEAR FINE STARR PERCUSSION CARBINE

This Civil War Starr carbine rates near fine with lots of finish and color and just some marks in the wood. The metal shows smooth overall with the barrel showing full coverage of thin blue, some… (172-5741). Learn More »

.46 CALIBER BALLARD CARBINE

.46 CALIBER BALLARD CARBINE

This Ballard carbine is a .46 caliber, rimfire, single shot, breechloading arm produced between 1867-1869. Ballard arms (rifles and carbines) were invented and patented by Charles H. Ballard of… (172-4603). Learn More »

BURNSIDE 5TH MODEL CARBINE, CONFEDERATE “CLEANED & REPAIRED”

BURNSIDE 5TH MODEL CARBINE, CONFEDERATE “CLEANED & REPAIRED”

This is the Burnside single shot percussion carbine, Model 1864, aka "5th model". It is a .54 caliber carbine manufactured by the Burnside Rifle Co., in Providence, Rhode Island. General Ambrose… (1117-200). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE

CIVIL WAR SECOND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE

Specimen has serial #11751 which is located on the trigger guard tang. Weapon has a 20” round barrel, no forend or comb, and measures a total length of 36½.” Black walnut stock is in good plus,… (838-03). Learn More »

FINE, ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR 2nd MODEL MERRILL CARBINE

FINE, ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR 2nd MODEL MERRILL CARBINE

This original, breech-loading carbine, is one of only some 14,500 weapons produced by H. Merrill of Baltimore, MD. The cavalry shortarm is a wartime example of the Second Type Merrill carbine with a… (172-3352). Learn More »


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This image is not only mounted with a Whitehurst marked mat, but has a full thermoplastic figural case with a purple velvet facing pad embossed with a large eagle flourishing a ribbon reading “J.H. Whitehurst” and holding a shield or plaque with… (1138-1799). Learn More »

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