In: Estate Collections

What is a P38 Pistol Worth? Assessing the Value of a Historical Firearm
January 12, 2024

The P38, developed as a service pistol by the German army before World War II, saw widespread use throughout the war….

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Inheriting Firearms: What To Do If Your Deceased Loved One Owned a Gun
December 1, 2023

When a gun owner passes away, their firearms become part of their personal property and estate. Personal representatives, often mentioned in…

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How to Sell a Gun Collection
November 30, 2023

“Where can I get the best value for my gun collection?” This is a question many firearm enthusiasts grapple with. Selling…

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sharps rifle
Sharps Rifle: Civil War Rifles Antique Gun Collectors Collector Guide
February 4, 2021

Alongside other single-shot breech-loading rifles, the Sharps rifle and carbine played a distinct role in the progression of United States military…

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Comparing Colt Revolvers: Colt 1860 Army vs 1861 Navy Revolvers
January 5, 2021

Colt revolvers, like the Single Action Army and the Colt Python, are as American as apple pie. And, none so much…

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pen gun
What is a Stinger Pen Gun and Is it a Legal Firearm?
December 3, 2020

When it comes to unique and ornate firearms, the pen gun is high on the list. A pen gun is not... Read More
flintlock pistols
What is a Flintlock Pistol? The History and Mechanics of Muzzleloaders
November 21, 2020

A flintlock pistol dates back to the early 16th century, before the invention of flintlock ignition. These pistols were common in…

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m1941 johnson
The Collectors Guide to the M1941 Johnson Rifle and Johnson LMG
August 12, 2020

When you think of World War II, the gun that comes to mind is likely the M1 Garand – but it…

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m1 garand
The Complete M1 Garand Collectors Guide: History, Facts, and Figures
July 29, 2020

Coming out of the First World War, the 1903 Springfield rifle was the most popular standard issue firearm for militaries around…

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ak 47 vs ak 74
AK 47 vs AK 74 Comparison: Looking into the Kalashnikovs Evolution
July 15, 2020

The AK 47 is the world’s most popular assault rifle and has spurred a wide range of variations throughout its history….

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