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Historic Pistols - The American Martial Flintlock
The first book to show the evolutionary development of the American martial flintlock pistol and the sometimes related Kentucky pistol. 163 flintlock handguns used by the Amerian military throughout different wars. An excellent reference. Book is New, un-opened and still in the shrinkwrap. Read More »
WWII Japanese Nagoya Type 99 7.7 W/Bayonet & Capture Paper
Gun retains 85% original finish overall with some light surface rust here and there and a coat of dried grease. Excellent bore. Excellent working order. the bolt face does not appear to have any cartridge marks on it. Stock is fine with some light handling marks. All matching numbers. The mum has been ground. Early style rear sight with Read More »
Older Malaysian Parang With Scabbard Sword
Blade measures 19 1/4 inches long and 1 1/4 inches wide. 24 1/2 inches long overall without the scabbard. The handle is 5 inches long. Has some decoration on either side of the blade. Handle appears to be pewter with a good amount of work on it. Wood scabbard has some cloth decoration on it. Some brass work on the bottom. Really a neat t Read More »
Irish Flint Muff Pistol Whitney of Cork Ireland
Gun has been lightly cleaned at some point. Markings are clear. Good working order. Wood grip is very good with some light handling marks. Approximately 44 caliber. Flint. Smoothbore. 2 1/2 inch round barrel. Made by Whitney of Cork. This is a really pretty, albiet plain little gun. Read More »
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George E. Ruben of OBI Antique Firearms
Antique and historical firearms dealer and collector George E. Ruben of OBI Antique Firearms in Oyster Bay, NY shows off a 1768 Charleville musket converted by the Confederate army during the Civil War, left, and a 1st Model 1762 Grice Brown Bess Unit Marked musket at The East Coast Fine Arms Show Saturday, January 5, 2013 at the Stamford Plaza Conference Center in Stamford, Conn.
The gun show was hosted by the Westchester Collectors of Connecticut.
Photo by Peter Hvizdak / New Haven Register.