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5 Things You Might Not Know About Antique Firearms

06-20-13 By Joel Kolander On any given news day, one sure hears an awful lot about modern guns.  The term "assault weapons" gets thrown around...Read More
Factory Engraved William Marston Triple-Barrel Derringer with Ivory Grips and Four-Inch Barrels

5 Things You Might Not Know About Antique Firearms

Joel Kolander 06/14/2013   Here at Rock Island Auction Company we see weapons of all shapes and sizes, from impressive carriage-mounted Gatling guns to the...Read More
German Marked Camera and Binoculars, Two Gravity Knives and an Inert M72A2 LAW Launch Tube

A Bunch of "BOOM!"

Joel Kolander 06/12/2013 Note: All explosives are inert. When walking through our warehouse, sometimes an item is so uncommon it jumps out at you and...Read More