After the historic grand opening of Rock Island Auction Company’s Bedford, Texas facility in December of 2023, the world’s number one firearms auction house is pleased to announce its second Premier Auction hosted in Bedford. This extraordinary three-day auction will take place from May 17th through 19th of 2024, with a Thursday preview day on May 16th that offers enthusiasts the firsthand opportunity to examine investment-grade firearms from some of the finest collections, including pinnacle pieces from The Norman R. Blank Collection, The Greg Lampe Collection, and many more.
Top-tier historic offerings from RIAC's May 17 - 19 Premier Firearms Auction include a cased exhibition quality Le Page-Moutier double barrel percussion shotgun presented to Mexican President Manuel Gonzales Flores from French President Jules Grevy and a Confederate shipped and an inscribed Colt Model 1860 Fluted Army revolver owned by William G. Conner of the famed “Jeff Davis Legion” cavalry unit, who was killed in action at Gettysburg.
Whether you’re looking for exceptional antiques, elite Colts and Winchesters, or rare military arms, Rock Auction Company’s May 17 - 19 Premier Auction is filled with hundreds of the scarcest collectibles from every corner of the pursuit. Keep an eye out for the online catalog in the weeks leading up to the event and join Rock Island Auction Company from Friday May 17th to the 19th to celebrate the company’s first blockbuster Premier Firearms Auction of 2024 at its new state-of-the-art facility at 3600 Harwood Rd., Bedford, Texas, 76021.