Most of the earlier german guns had a shotgun chamber length of 2 916. Although the exact definition of what constitutes an antique firearm varies between countries, the advent of smokeless powder or the start of the boer war are often used as cutoff dates. All cz 27s produced for german use were all marked on the slide with pistole modell 27 kal 7. The proof marks will tell you whether the gun was nitro proofed for smokeless powder. Bohmische waffenfabrik czech made under german occupation after midmarch 1939 7. Army in europe regulation 1906 department of defense. Antique firearms for sale beside making knives, i am also a collector of antique pistols and revolvers, specializing in european pinfire guns of the 19th century. Overall, prices for antique guns have risen over time due to the lack of supply. Antique guns are classified as excellent, fine, very good, good, fair, or poor. This field of collecting, and collecting american arms in particular, has become one of the fastest growing since the 1950s. Fortunately, one source remains to us, and that is the marks on the guns themselves.
Antique guns are usually collected because of their historic interest. List of firearms used by german armed forces internet. Weapons listed were made by or for germany and do not include captured. Revolutionary war, civil war 33 indian war 25 spanam war. Whether operated by manual or purely mechanical means, each cartridge in. Proof mark circa proof house type of proof and gun since 1950 e. Revolutionary war, civil war 31 indian war 25 spanam war. Antique firearms are usually collected because of their historical interest. Arminius revolvers are made in germany and imported by firearms import and. Collectible firearms militaria antiques since may 29, 1997 you are the 10,188,696th visitor. Despite being a very old design, similar rifles are still encountered in. Antique swords, weapons and armor for sale antique weapon store. Keep up to date with our growing inventory of antique long guns by checking back frequently, or see our full list of new arrivals as they come in. Collectible firearms militaria antiques since may 29.
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An antique firearm is a term to describe a firearm that was designed and manufactured prior to the beginning of the 20th century. For newer shooters, deciding on a firearm can be very overwhelming. On this page you will find american made handguns from the 18th and 19th centuries. Terry gander guns recognition guide, may 2005, isbn 0007183283 david miller illustrated directory of 20th century guns, june 2003, isbn 0760315604 richard d. European guns this page contains europeanmade handguns mostly from britain, france, belgium and spain. Antique and collectable firearms and militaria headquarters.378 418 1110 242 409 538 1195 78 1141 570 449 1342 787 1431 1208 795 751 1331 614 1403 961 1415 97 497 1497 1067 1081 561 850