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RIAC Holds 8-10 Gun Auctions Per Year for Antique, Modern and Rare Collector Firearms.

RIAC holds 5 major gun auctions per year, and 3-5 one day online only auctions. We are the world’s top gun auction house for antique and collector firearms. As our reputation for integrity, quality, and presentation of rare firearms have grown, so have our results. Thanks to our tireless work ethic and constant pursuit of excellence, we remain the largest auction house for antique firearms, collector firearms, rare guns, antique guns, modern guns, and other firearm related items since 2003. We continue to bring world record firearms prices and offer some of the most historic and rare guns you will find. If you are looking for the best in rare engraved, gold, silver and many other pieces of metal art antique guns or  you want some of the main stay collector firearms still in their usable life, you will find them here.

We sell all categories of guns, antique, curio and relic, modern, and class III NFA guns. In the spring of 2011 up to today our current state of the art, 86,000 square foot home, with dedicated auction hall, and preview hall with bright LED lighting allowing customers to preview guns in close to daylight conditions. This facility demonstrates our investment in the firearms collector industry for many more years to come.

But we’re not just a gun auction for  buyers, we’re also the best place to sell your guns. Whether you’re selling a large gun collection of rare guns or just a single inherited firearm, RIAC is the best and easiest way to sell your guns for the most money. Don’t take our word for it! Read about our consignment process, watch videos of satisfied clients, and see some of our spectacular results for yourself. We’re the best at what we do, we hold the world record for selling a single firearm like this Winchester 1886. As the undisputed leader in our field, we invite you to sell your firearms with us to find out what so many others already know. No one gets you more money for your firearms, or works as hard, as Rock Island Auction Company. Learn how to sell your guns today with the best gun auction house in the world!

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Rock Island Auction Company premiere Auction

September Premiere Firearms Auction

September 8 to September 10, 2017

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Gun Consignment

We are the best place to sell your guns! As a firearms auction house, we have one common goal with our consignors: achieve the highest possible price.

Rock Island Auction Company has firmly established itself as the #1 firearms auction house in the world for collectible firearms, edged weapons, & military artifacts. It is a position we have held since 2003 through a winning formula of integrity, superior marketing, first-class presentation, and a constant pursuit of excellence. As the undisputed leader in our field, we invite you to sell your guns by consignment with us to find out what so many others already know. No one gets you more money for your firearms, or works as hard, as Rock Island Auction Company. Learn how to sell you guns today!

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Our customers SAY...

Hello, I wanted to thank you for having your specialist come out and help me with my collection. It is beyond refreshing to be able to have someone so knowledgeable working with RIAC to help me build a world class collection. I truly respect him and your company and I will spread praise to everyone in the hobby about you both. I cannot say enough nice things here on how I feel!! Thank you!! If I can ever return the favors please let me know what I can do!

D.G.

News & Events

News

  • History Sells in $14.5 Million September Gun Auction

    09/13/2017 History Sells in $14.5 Million September Gun Auction  ...Read More

  • RIAC Heats Up the Summer with Over $7 Million in June Gun Auction

    The 2017 June Regional Gun Auction was only the second...Read More

  • Big Firearms Collectors & Big History Spur May Results - $16.1 Million

    05/10/2017 By Joel Kolander If you watched any one of...Read More

Rock Island Auction Company premiere Auction 72 days until theDecember 2017 Premiere Firearms Auction-#72
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Rock Island Auction Company online Auction 43 days until theNovember 2017 – Online Gun Auction #2015

Blog

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