This guide will be a bit more focused in its target audience, however. It is aimed at the discriminating customer who wants that special pistol or two in his or her collection and is pondering the differences of each model. What qualifies as high end and exotic? What it means to me, first and foremost, is build quality, parts quality, and execution. Its also about performance, meaning inherent mechanical accuracy, trigger quality, ergonomics, etc. Likewise, there are many expensive pistols that I would not call high end and there are many rare pistols that are far more obscure than they are truly exotic. I mentioned that this guide would be focused in its approach. I will further illustrate that by explaining what is not going to be included.
The following items can be found on the The Lanes Armoury website , with full descriptions, photographs and prices. Alexander William Kinglake was an English travel writer and historian. His very finest work is considered to be his work on Crimea and it was regarded as the most effective work of its class. A absolutely ideal addition to a library of Fine Bindings, complete with the original and amazing looking Russian Romanov ‘Tesak’ sawback sword, bearing full Russian Romanov inspection markings, TM, a date, , plus other cyrillic markings to the blade and scabbard.
It took us quite a while to trace the swords markings in our lexicon of 19th century European swords reference works. Curiously through our research these swords that appear to have survived the war in Russia were mostly in the Russian armoury store at Sebastepol during the war, and they were ‘liberated’ by the British soldiers from the armoury, and then used against the Russians in combat by the British.
A handgun is a short-barreled firearm designed to be fired with only one hand. The two most common handgun sub-types in use today are revolvers and semi-automatic pistols.. In the days before mass production, handguns were often considered a badge of office, much the same as a sword.
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Our Lord and Savior, The Almighty Gooooogley, bakes those scrumptious cookies and whenever The Almighty Gooooogley cooks something up it means everything related is for sale; it is possible that some of you good souls could be sold-out. Ante omnia armari To each of you Thanks for stopping by. As you can see, a fair amount of. This revolver does not see the outside of the gun safe very often nowadays.
There was a time when it was a common item found in my tackle box, truck toolbox, the trunk of my car, the cuddy of my boat, or inside a backpack.
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Date coded IG which is This is the semi auto version of the famous MP5 submachine gun made by the original manufacturer. It features a 30 round detachable magazine, a retractable stock, and a barrel shroud with a vertical fore grip.
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Sold Items This page is reserved for past sold items. Item Ninth plate ambrotype of this fearsome rebel soldier armed with an incredibly massive D-Guard bowie knife. Probably from the Trans-Mississippi area. Dressed in this grey wool “battleshirt” front in what was probably a red cloth strip. He rests this enormous knife on his shoulder. That blade is as wide as his hand and I’m sure weighed every bit of 10 pounds.
Just a classic rebel view with the iconic rebel D-Guard! The pair stand on a front porch with a paneled door behind them and glass dormers on either side. Those are some seruious porch planks!
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The rifle is 7X65R cal. Also comes with a set of 20 ga shotgun bbls. These are all included in a case. The engraving on the frame is beautiful.
The Colt cartridge, which is sometimes called Long Colt, LC, or ×33mmR, is a handgun cartridge dating to It was originally a black-powder revolver round developed for the Colt Single Action Army cartridge was adopted by the U.S. Army in and served as an official US military handgun cartridge for 14 years. While it is sometimes referred to as Long.
Philadelphia Deringer made by Henry Deringer. The original Philadelphia Deringer was a single-shot muzzleloading percussion cap pistol introduced in , by Henry Deringer. In total, approximately 15, Deringer pistols were manufactured. Barrel length varied from 1. With the advent of metallic cartridges , pistols produced in the modern form still commonly called “derringers”. These pistols have barrels that pivoted sideways on the frame to allow access to the breech for reloading.
Moore would manufacture them until , when he sold out to National Arms Company which produced single shot. Colt continued to produce the. The last model to be in production, the third Colt Derringer, was not dropped until Remington Double Deringer cal. Small and easy to use, Remington manufactured more than , of these over-under double-barreled derringers from until the end of their production in The Remington Model 95 has achieved such widespread popularity, that it has completely overshadowed its predecessors, becoming synonymous with the word “derringer”.
The Model 95 was made only in.
Can anyone advise the type ammo this weapon uses (.32 short or
This is a list of our previous auctions. We provide this list to show you the quality and types of auctions we can hold. Over items to be sold in this 2-day Auction Event! Over pairs of rare spurs from early spur makers up to some of todays most sought after modern masters of spur craftsmanship. Over fantastic engraved firearms! Also his large collection of vintage cowboy gear including prison made horse hair bridles, leather riatas, chaps, boots, plus many other cowboy items.
11th (Lonsdale Battalion) Border Regiment Cap Badge From the same family as the other example listed. This one appears to be in bronzed brass; I am quite sure this is a deliberate patination rather than a natural age-induced toning (compare the two badges side-by-side as illustrated).
There are a lot of nifty little auto pistols on the market today, but none of them come out of the front pocket quite as readily an internal hammer J-frame. Of course, there are drawbacks to everything. If you want a quality, ounce pocket gun, sacrifices must be made. As is necessary for reliable ignition, the DAO trigger pull on these little revolvers is heavy and that makes them somewhat more difficult to shoot. Another negative of small. This is especially true when using the hotter defensive rounds.
If you would like us to send you an email whenever we add new stock please enter your email address below and click GO. The phrase basket-type hilts refers to a large group of hilts which provide a degree of protection to the hand and wrist. Basket-hilted swords have featured prominently among British military edged weapons over the past five centuries, from the Wars of the Roses in the mid fifteenth century to the period immediately after the second Boer War of the early twentieth century.
In setting out to give a full account of the hilt type, and the many variants within it, the first necessity has been to provide an appropriate terminology to employ in cataloguing and describing individual examples.
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A Acanthus Scroll – An engraving design patterned after any of a variety of plants of the genus Acanthus, native to the Mediterranean, with large, segmented, thistle-like leaves. Photo Accuracy – The inherent ability of a firearm to shoot consistently to the same point of impact. Sight adjustment and marksmanship are separate issues. Colt’s proprietary designation for a type of rimless cartridge design for reliable feeding from the magazine in a semi-automatic handgun.
Photo Action – The receiver of a gun containing the breech-locking and firing mechanism. The serially-numbered, legal soul of a firearm. The ADL version is generally the basic model. The BDL version generally adds a hinged floorplate, slightly better wood, checkering, contrasting forend tip and pistol grip cap.
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If you are from the South, it is likely that you are familiar with persimmons. Persimmons are a fascinating fruit that grows wild throughout much of the South. When completely ripe, the pulp is sweet and delicious, but when not ripe, it will turn your mouth inside out!!! Pictured here are the steps involved from harvesting the ripe persimmons, to “pulping” them, and eventually turning them into delicious “persimmons balls” or pudding.
The J-frame Smith & Wesson revolver is a must-have carry gun in my book. I’ve been carrying a model as a backup both on and off duty for almost fifteen years now. There are a lot of nifty little auto pistols on the market today, but none of them come out of the front pocket.
History[ edit ] The. Colt began work on the revolver in , and submitted a sample to the U. Army in late The revolver was accepted for purchase in The rebated heel type bullet design of its predecessor, the. Army , dropped production of the. The M Govt round was replaced by the. This round was never loaded commercially, and is almost identical to the original. The rim is large enough that it cannot be loaded in adjacent chambers in the rod-ejector Colt model. Additionally, the round has seen resurgence as a cartridge in handgun hunting and Metallic Silhouette Shooting competitions beginning in the s with the introduction of stronger, heavier framed handguns.
The cartridge’s popularity has also increased with the increased marketing of handguns that can also fire the. The original black-powder loads called for 28 to 40 grains 1. Currently manufactured brass has a rim of adequate diameter for such uses. Modern Winchesters, Marlins and replicas have remedied this omission almost years after the fact, and the.