Rock Island Auction Company

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Since 2003 Rock Island Auction Company has been the world’s top auction house for antique and collector firearms. Our industry leading results are driven by our attention to detail, respect for legacy, extraordinary selection, and most importantly, our dedicated clients.

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Lot 162: Richardson & Overman Gallager Patent Rimfire Carbine
Lot 220: A. Francotte Swedish Model 1871 Single Action Service Revolver
Lot 246: U.S. Smith & Wesson 2nd Model Schofield Single Action Revolver
Lot 259: Smith & Wesson Model No. 2 "Old Army" Revolver
Lot 254: Colt Bisley Model Single Action Army Revolver
Lot 281: Colt First Generation Single Action Army Revolver

Sporting & Collector Firearms Auction #1041

Our Sporting & Collector Firearms Auctions are made up of affordable antiques, beginning collector’s items, usable sporting arms, and many non-firearm lots. Their origins lie in the demand for “everyday collector” guns. These exciting sales have grown continually in size over the years and can house more than 10,000 firearms.

Lot 255: Two Post Civil War Marksman Medals
Lot 240: Japanese Style Dagger with Fine Carved Bone Fittings
Lot 250: Grouping of Rare George Custer Related Ribbons/Badges
Lot 284: Israeli IMI 5.56 M193 Ammunition
Lot 268: U.S. Remington Model 03-A3 Bolt Action Rifle
Lot 235: German Kriegsmarine Style Dagger with Sheath

Arms & Accessories Day Firearms Auction #2064

The newest of RIAC's auction formats, the A&A Day Auctions have skyrocketed in popularity since their introduction and are being scheduled with increasing frequency. Different from typical timed “online auctions,” these events utilize a live stream of our licensed auctioneers to conduct the auction. With the exception of a live audience and physical catalog, it is exactly like our other auctions.

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