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  1. 1800’s percussion cap muzzleloader with R.B stamp

    Black Powder Shooting / Muzzleloaders / Handguns
    Looking to find any information on this rifle. I have been researching it on and off for weeks and really can’t find any accurate information on it other than the R.B. Stamp comes from a known maker. The gun is broken and does not shoot but I would like to know more about it before I hang it up...
  2. Antique Pepperbox?

    The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    Just took this in along with 4 other revolvers & 1 pistol for cleanup,fix,repair,etc. This one & all the others are all rust,pitted,etc. & I was told that they were all in a flooded basement for some time. I'm no expert on pepperboxes but I think it may be a Remington? It looks to be .22...
  3. Help me identify my grandmother's rifles?

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    Hi all, New to this forum, saw a similar post and figured this would be a good place to ask. I was recently cleaning out my grandmother's closet (she passed years ago) and found these. I'd like to keep one and sell the other, but I have no idea their value or anything. Any help would be much...
  4. Iver Johnson Revolver Info Please

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    Hi everyone, I obtained an Iver Johnson revolver with hammer tonight, it's a family heirloom and I'd like to find out when it was manufactured and it's caliber. Let me start by giving info found on the firearm: Barrel top markings: "Johnson Arms & Cycle Works, Mitchburg, Ma. USA" Left inner...
  5. Found a revolver in the desert after a good rain

    Curio & Relics Forum
    Went out for a hike here in the desert in San Diego and found this off the trail unearthed by a heavy rain. It looks to be a Colt 1851 Navy, but I’m not very knowledgeable on this subject. I respectfully ask for some info from you guys, I would really appreciate it. Serial number D61755 4...
  6. Antique Shotgun/rifle ID 1 of 2

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    My in laws (from cape cod) recently gave me a couple of guns. I plan to display them on the wall. I’m new to firearms and quite interested in understanding what I have. Thanks for any opinions of value, thoughts or comments! Campbell
  7. Can anyone help?

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    I'm new to this forum site. I'm asking for a bit of help in identifying a firearm discovered in an estate. Any information would be greatly appreciated.
  8. I need help with a proof mark

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    Hey all I'm new here and I'm looking for some help if anyone can shed some light on this old gun I just got
  9. Hopkins and Allen single shot 12ga.

    Large-Bore/Small-Bore Rifle/Shotgun
    I recently picked up this Old Hopkins and Allen single shot 12ga shotgun. I'd like to use it as a turkey gun. It takes 2 3/4 shells obviously no magnum rounds. My question is this, with the age of this firearm should shooting modern 12ga 2 3/4 rounds be safe for this firearm?
  10. Liberated by occupation troops WWII

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    My dad has a very old musket (?) that his great grandfather "liberated" from a German castle at the end of WWII. His great grandfather was one of the occupying troops, and the story he was told was that "the victor gets the spoils." He thinks the gun is vintage 1800's and possibly handmade...