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All the guns on this page can be owned in the UK without a licence providing they are kept as a curio ornament in the home, if they are to be used, the relevant licence is required.

~ As per Home Office guidelines section 58 (2) ~



* A good English made bar hammer percussion pepperbox with a cluster of six barrels, the pistol has nice engraving and is in great working order and condition the barrels are 3 1/4", only £650 *

British Bulldog.

* 0•50 calibre British Bulldog revolver, very rare in this large calibre and with these grips, only £750 *

Hadley flintlock pistol.

* A scarce silver mounted (hallmarked 1757) gentleman's overcoat flintlock pistol by Hadley.  The 6 3/8" barrel with Gold vent, the Walnut full stock has a nice silver shield engraved with a coat of arms and the flintlock fitted with a sliding bolt to the cock (cock has been repaired) a scarce fully silver mounted pistol for only £3,500 *

Note: Henry Hadley son of Charles was noted for a series of silver mounted pistols with Spanish type barrels, two pairs are in the Royal collection, Windsor castle.

Cased Manhattan.

* Manhattan pocket pistol in excellent condition, cased with accessories, standard specification, only £1,500 *

Moore's Patent.

* A Moore's Patent Firearms Co front loading revolver. C 1864 - 1870. This pistol tool a special 0•32 calibre "Teat Fire" cartridge which has long been obsolete. No licence is required to own this beautiful piece of history. This silver plated brass framed revolver was loaded from the front, and was a great way round the Rollin White's Patent, only £550 *

Jacob Rupertus, Phil.

* A scarce 0•38 calibre rim fire revolver by "Jacob Rupertus". This is the Empire Model with a low production number of just 1500. This revolver retains a lot of the original colour and finish, only £750 *

Springfield Pistol.

* A scarce "Springfield Arms Co" pocket revolver C 1863. This revolver is in 0•30 calibre rim fire, no licence required, Note: the locking lever for the loading gate, only £475 *


* Here we have a really nice example of a Remington double deringer in a crisp original working order, and this model can be seen in many westerns made over the years, 95% nickel finish, very good grips, only £1500 *

Manhattan pocket pistol.

* A good •36 calibre percussion pocket revolver by Manhattan,  this one has a 5" barrel and marked on top "Manhattan firearms Co Newark NJ" approx. only 4200 made, only £850 *

Colt No3

* Colt No3 single shot deringer in the standard 0•41 calibre rimfire, Sect 58 (2) No Licence Needed, very good example and tight action, only £750 *

Percussion O/U officers pistol.

* A good large bore officers O/U percussion pistol, 7 1/2" barrels with side mounted ram rod, the top strap unusually long running down the length of the walnut stock which has a nice butt cap/trap for percussion caps, the gun in good working order, only £850  *

Pocket/Muff percussion pistols by "Fenton, London".

* A super pair of pocket/muff percussion pistols by "Fenton, London" these have a 2 1/2" turn off octagonal barrels, the bag shape grips are nice one piece Walnut with very fine checkering with a vacant escutcheon and nicely engraved German Silver butt caps, they are fitted in a nice modern case with assorted bits including a nice small copper flask with "Shell" decoration. Only £1,200  *

Classic Southerner 0•41.

 * Classic Southerner 0•41 calibre rim fire single shot swing out style pistol, walnut grips, good working order, only £395-00 *

Springfield Arms Co.

* A good one for the rim fire collector, a •30 calibre rim fire pocket revolver by Springfield Arms Co, approx 6,000 made, which is not a lot compared to Colts etc. This gun is unusual and in a very good working order, with a minor repair to the right hand grip, only £450 *

Remington vest pocket pistol.

* Remington vest pocket pistol in 0•41 rim fire. Circa 1865-1888, less than 15,000 made, and very hard to find one in such good condition as this, 4" barrel and nice walnut grips, only £850 *

Side by side percussion pistol.

* A double barreled side by side percussion pistol with drop down triggers and 3" turn off barrels, un-checkered bag shape grip with butt trap, only £350-00 *

Fox Studio's Southerner pistol.

* A scarce 0•41 calibre rim fire "Southerner" derringer with 2 7/16 th octagonal barrel. This pistol has the added interest of having "Fox Studios" stamped on the bottom of the barrel. This points to it being used as a prop gun in some of the many Western films made by the studio, a great pistol in very good condition, only £750-00 *

Smith & Wesson classic pistol.

* Smith & Wesson model 1 1/2 in 0•32 rim fire, tip up 3 1/2" barrel, the walnut grips are very good, with no splits or chips, a beautiful historical piece for the collector, only £550-00 *

7 shot revolver by James Reid.

* A very scarce 7 shot 0•32 calibre rim fire Model 2 single action revolver by James Reid. Antique Section 58 (2) classification, 5" tapered and fluted octagonal barrel, 9 3/4" overall length. Early production, serial number 764. These are the first revolvers to use a loading gate which swings back and up, with a built in recoil shield. This gun is devoid of markings as per book. Good working order with repair to hammer spur, only £550-00 *

* 0•30 Calibre rim fire over and under turn over barrel pistol. Scarce James Woodward Patent, nice checkered walnut grips, minor surface marks to finish, crisp working order, 2 7/8" barrels, 7" overall, only £550-00 *



 * C. S. Rrattuge, Hatfield Mass, Pat Nov 4th 1875, 0•32 calibre rim fire 5 shot revolver. This swing out cylinder gun is very rare, so rare, the bible we all live by


 * French palm pistol "Le Protector" 7 shot, 8mm, overall length 4 3/4". 1 3/4" half octagonal barrel, sliding safety catch, obsolete calibre status, no licence required, only

 * Single shot percussion boxlock muff pistol made by Westley Richards London circa 1850's in very crisp working order and condition, with drop down trigger, 1 3/4" octagonal barrel, overall length 5 3/4", finely checkered walnut bag shaped grip, approximately 0•40 calibre, only £650-00 *

Le Protector

 * French 10-Shot 6mm centre fire pistol, made in the late 19th Century, sprung palm operated, 1" barrel, only £1,200 *

Have you got one of these revolvers in your collection , if you have we would like to hear from you ?

~ Only 150 were ever made, but just how many have survived ? and are there any that are in such good condition  as this one ? 

~ Mick's Guns brings you one of the most scarce pistols in the world ~


 * Bacon Manufacturing company, swing out cylinder revolver. "Variant of First Type" only 150 made. Unique cylinder with removable knurled edge disc at rear fitted onto the extended cylinder ratchet. Believed to be an evasion of the Smith & Wesson patent. A scarce oppertunity to own a very rare gun, only £1,200 *


 * Superior quality and much sought after percussion over and under officers pistol by the famous J.Manton & Co London & Calcutta, •45 calibre, with original swivel round rod. Overall length 14", barrel length 7 1/2", butt trap, only £750-00 *

 * Prescott Patent Pocket Model, •32 Calibre, 6 shot rim fire revolver, Circa 1862-1867, with 11.6 cm re-blued octagonal sighted barrel, only £500-00 *

~ For more photo's of this extremely rare gun, simply click on the photo's below ~


Right hand side


 * French 8mm Gaulois 5 shot centre fire palm pistol, stamped Manufacture Francaise, Armes et Cycles, Saint Etienne. No 1930, late 19th century, only £1150-00 *


Please Remember

Obsolete calibre guns can be owned in the UK without a licence providing they are kept as a curio ornament in the home, if they are to be used, the relevant licence is required.

~ As per Home Office guidelines section 58 (2) ~



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