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Auctioneer Nest Egg Auctions (203)630-1400
Auction Date Nov 25 Auction
758 Four Rod Road
Berlin, CT
Time 01:00PM
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Connecticut's Only All Firearms and Military Auction.

First Auction will be Saturday November 25th 2017 at 1:00 PM.

Preview times: Friday November 24th 12-5 PM, Saturday November 25th 10-1 PM.

From Antique to Modern: Guns, Rifles, Pistols, Revolvers, WWII Relics, Militaria and more

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Auction held at the Nest Egg Auction Gallery
758 Four Rod Rd, Berlin, CT 06037
Ryan C. Brechlin Auctioneer

Lot Number Lead Description Pre-Sale Estimate (Each) Pre-Sale Estimate (Each) Start Bid(Each)
1 Smith's Patent .50 Carbine Rifle Civil War Cavalry Rifle with Blade front sight and folding elevator rear sight on barrel with the distinctive spring steel latch and inside-the-guard release. Smooth straight grip stock, with a "JH" cartouche on the left side of the wrist and a smooth carbine buttplate. Function is excellent. Bore and breech are very good. Overall condition is very good! "MANUFACTURED BY/ AM'N. M'CH'N.WKS/ SPRINGFIELD. MASS.", "SMITH'S PATENT/ JUNE 23. 1857" and "ADDRESS/POULTNEY & TRIMBLE/BALTIMORE, U.S.A." 1,500.00 2,500.00 100.00
2 Winchester 94 / 1894 Cowboy Comm .30-30 NIB From a collector, New In Box lever action rifle circa 1970's, smooth walnut furniture with "silver" highly polished receiver, 20" bbl. 99% flawless. Display it or shoot it, beautiful addition to any collection C&R ELIGIBLE Keywords: Lever, Rifle, Cowboy 500.00 700.00 300.00
3 Bradley Schmehl: The Death of Reynolds Civil War Fine Art Print, Signed Lower right, Limited Edition 668/950. Unframed,lightly mounted to poster board. good condition, overall measurements: 25" x 34" 100.00 200.00 50.00
4 Remington 1100 Semi Shotgun 20ga Shooters grade / Hunters special. Very classy walnut furniture with fleur de lis checkering. Function is smooth, lock up is tight. Bluing is worn in spots and needs cleaning. Comes with both barrels, 22" smooth slug and 28" railed full choke bird barrel. 80+% gun, lots of life with just cosmetic blems 300.00 500.00 200.00
5 Armalite AR-50A1 .50 BMG Bolt Action Rifle 98% or better gun, ten rounds through it. Local mfg used it for testing bullet traps. Leupold Mark 4 LR/T 4.5-14.5x50mm scope, Allied Precision Arms Bi-pod, Original cleaning kit and instruction manual. Perfect for long distance enthusiast new and old. CT OK 2,500.00 3,500.00 2,000.00
6 Royland Southgate long Rifle Percussion Muzzleloading .44 cal Handmade Percussion Rifle Circa 1956. Barrel Length 38" overall length 54" handmade and carved stock with hand engraved inlay and details. minor stock dings, overall very good to excellent. Original finish, 60-70% Number 407. Rear sight not present. Signed on the top of the barrel "R. Southgate" C&R ELIGIBLE KeywordS: Kentucky Rifle, Antique Style, Tennesee, 400.00 800.00 200.00
7 William R. McGrath Evening in Savannah 1864 Civil War Fine Art print in limited edition 124/950. Pencil Signed Lower right. Circa 1993. Framed under glass, excellent condition. Overall measurement: 32" x 26" 100.00 200.00 50.00
8 L.C. Smith No. 2 SxS Shotgun Hunter Arms. Co. Fulton NY, L.C. Smith Field Grade No. 2 Side by Side Double Barrel Shotgun in 12 Ga. 80-90% Blue on barrels, Clean, smooth bore, light patina to case colored and engraved receiver and hardware. a few light sock bumps. 28" barrels, 45.5" overall. a 80-90% gun overall. 1,500.00 2,500.00 1,000.00
9 Marlin 444S Lever Action .444 Marlin Great big bore rifle in Marlin's proprietary caliber. Can take anything in north America with ease. Lyman peep sight, Sporter model with 22" barrel, Function is butter, lock up is tight. Made in 70's with JM stamp to match. 80-85% condition, a few nicks on the bluing, no rust at all, walnut stock is smooth in good shape but clear coat is worn or sanded. 500.00 700.00 250.00
10 Remington 870 Wingmaster 12ga Excellent clean condition all around, not a single blemish that detracts. Made in the 70's, high quality unlike today's "Express" models. Bluing is gorgeous traditional color. Fleur de lis all around. Fixed Mod. Choke, 27" railed barrel with brass bead front sight. Keywords: Shotgun, Shot Gun, Hunting 300.00 500.00 200.00
11 Gordon Gun Co. 12ga SxS Belgium Damascus Side by Side Shotgun, Nice older gun, 50% condition (patina is honest but sm dent on underside of one barrel, lock up is fair. Circa late 1800's. A classic functioning side by side shotgun. C&R ELIGIBLE 250.00 350.00 100.00
12 Springfield Ultra Compact 1911 CUSTOM "Fish Gill" cuts on top of slide and trigger guard. All stainless, Wilson Combat style grip safety, thumb safety, mag release & hammer. Ultra light trigger. Trijicon combat Night sights. Custom grips. .45acp 3.25" bbl. Previous owner paid $1400 at local custom shop. Keywords: 45 auto, Colt, pistol, gun 700.00 900.00 500.00
13 Remington 740 Woodmaster .30-06 Semi Auto rifle in great condition. Comes with Bushnell scope and leather sling. Glass is clear and sharp. Wood is a matte finish in nice shape, no dings etc. Bluing is good with only a few stray scratches on the receiver. Comes with 2 mags total (1 is not pictured) Keywords: Rifle, Hunting, Wood Master 250.00 350.00 100.00
14 Don Troiani: The First Minnesota Civil War Fine Art print, pencil signed lower right. #13 Epic of Gettysburg series published by Historical Art Prints, Southbury CT. Limited edition 499/1150. Framed under glass, excellent condition overall measurements: 34" x 28" 100.00 200.00 50.00
15 Desert Eagle .50 ae Mk XIX Pistol Integral muzzle break, Excellent Condition gun in original box, factory accessories, 2 mags, instruction manual. Black Oxide finish is 95+%, minor wear from holster. Very low round count. Mechanically tight, function is flawless. DE50IMB Keywords: 50 cal, gun 800.00 1,200.00 700.00
16 Heinrich Scherping German SxS Rifle/Shotgun Circa 1870, Antique Custom Pinfire Side by Side Having One smooth and one rifled barrels. Approximately .50 cal and 12 Ga. Damascus Barrels, All over engraving with Gold and silver inlaid Cartouche (no monogram) and barrrels. Carved Horn accents, Signed H. Sherping in Hannover. Beautiful patina to barrels, finish is well retained nicely aged. Rifled bore is clean, smooth bore shows light pitting. Minor stock dings, and marks to fittings. 26.5" barrel, 43" overall. Complete. NO FFL REQUIRED Keywords: German, Austria, Austrian, Antique, Pin Fire, 1,500.00 2,500.00 1,000.00
17 Ruger Blackhawk .41mag + Bbl & more Great shooter, in classic 41 magnum caliber. Older 3 screw model, Includes extra 4.75" barrel (6.5" barrel installed), Leather holster, and ruger rug. 80-85% condition, a .5" scratch on the top of the 6.5" barrel and some very mild holster wear to consider. Keywords: Black hawk, Revolver 450.00 650.00 300.00
18 Don Troiani: New York's Bravest Civil War Fine Art Print, The Firemen and the Irish at the Battle of Bull Run. Pencil Signed Lower right, Limited edition 340/1000. Excellent condition, framed under glass, overall measurements: 34" x 28" 100.00 200.00 50.00
19 Colt Commander 1911 .45 Mk IV Ser. 70 Pre-94 / Pre Ban, Function is good, gun is complete, Mismatched slide (Auto Ordnance and grips. Frame, barrel , internals, movable parts are original colt. Great shooter or project gun. CT LEGAL SUPPRESSOR HOST Keywords: Colt firearms, Pistol, gun 400.00 600.00 250.00
20 Parker Ballard SxS 12ga Very nice shooter / Display grade. Nice side by side shotgun, bluing is a smooth matte finish, a few scratches by the lock. Wood is original with several stray marks & impressions. Lock up and function is very good. Bore needs a cleaning but shiny and no pitting. Hand checkering, light engraving and palm plate are a nice finish. 28" bbl Keywords: Shot Gun, 150.00 250.00 100.00
21 Ruger M77 .270 Win Bolt Action Rifle High polished royal blue. Great condition, 90+%. Action and trigger are crisp. 22" barrel, Includes 4-16x40mm Tasco Scope and shell holder. Scope is very good. Almost no flaws on the bluing. Beautiful looking oak laminate stock only has a couple misc. marks, floor plate has couple of nicks. Nothing at all distracts the eye from its overall beauty Keywords: Gun, 270 Winchester, Hunting 300.00 400.00 200.00
22 Don Troiani: Brothers of Ireland Civil War FIne Art Print, Battle of Gaines' Hill 1862. Pencil Signed Lower right. Limited Edition 74/1000. Framed Under Glass, excellent condition, overall measurements: 34" x 27" 100.00 200.00 50.00
23 Henry Big Boy .357mag / .38spl Lever Rifle Used Excellent condition, fired but mostly displayed. Classic brass body with deep blued octagonal barrel. 20" Bbl Function is perfect, Bluing is 95%+ a few scratches and impression on the bottom of the stock from display. All around sharp gun for collection or shooting 400.00 600.00 100.00
24 Henry Golden Boy .22 Lever Rifle Excellent gun fired only a handful of times. Classic plinker with only minor marks on the stock. Barrel and bluing is near perfect with only one flaw (couple of specks of pitting) near front handgaurd. Function is super smooth and perfect. Tube, sights and other outlying items in excellent condition. Includes orig. box in excellent condition Keywords: Lever Action, Gun 200.00 400.00 100.00
25 WWII Nazi SA Dress Dagger Blade Marked Gebruder Heller, Wood grips with chipping, Blade good, Scabbard with pitting and holes. Original. 14.5" long. Keywords: World War Two German, Germany, 200.00 400.00 100.00
26 Springfield 1864 .58 BP Defarbed Defarbed (refinished & modified to be historically accurate) reproduction. Everything is in near perfect condition. Was used as a display piece for many years. Functional and sharp addition to any collection or re-enactor NO FFL REQUIRED Keywords: Antique, Rifle, Percussion, Musket 400.00 800.00 200.00
27 Don Troiani: Burnsides Bridge Civil War Fine Art Print: Battle of Antietam, Pencil Signed Lower right, Limited edition Artist Proof 39/100. Excellent Condition, Framed under glass, overall measurements: 34" x 28" 100.00 200.00 50.00
28 WWII Japanese Trench Periscope Binoculars Original Nikko Trench Periscope with tripod and case. No. 2250. 8X6. Optics clear, overall very good. Keywords: World War Two, Japan, 400.00 800.00 200.00
29 Barrett M107A1 .50 BMG Complete Includes Leupold Mark 4 LR/T 4.5-14x40mm scope with 1st gen BORS Beautiful Semi Auto .50 cal BMG with only 18 rounds through it. Was only used for small demonstration and stored for years. FDE color, with every accessory (4 mags, cleaning kit, scope shade, etc.) all packed in custom Pelican case. M107A1 is lighter and much improved over previous models such as the M107, 82A1 , etc. RESTRICTED ITEM, CHECK WITH YOUR LOCAL DEALER (NO CT, CA, NY, MD, etc.) 7,000.00 10,000.00 6,000.00
30 CSR MK III Brass WWII Flare Gun Hallmarked CSR (Colonial Sugar Refinery) Sydney Military Marked 1942 Brass Flare gun with Walnut grips. 10" overall. Minor marks to brass and grips, overall good. Functional. Keywords: Antique, Maritime, Naval, Marine, Pistol, Signal 300.00 500.00 150.00
31 Mossberg 500 12ga Pump Bird & Slug Combo Like new, bought for a Vermont cabin and never left the box. 24" CANTILEVER slug barrel with nicer Tasco 3-9x40 scope. 28" railed barrel also included. Hunt just about any game (Pheasant, Turkey, Deer) or shoot trap/skeet. this is an excellent all purpose entry level shotgun. 200.00 400.00 100.00
32 Sako V 75 Deluxe 300 Weatherby Leupold Gorgeous hunting rifle, purchased for Elk trip that never saw action. Custom ordered in the popular (and discontinued) 300 Weatherby Mag capable of any rifle hunt in North America. Includes Leupold Vari-X III Scope 3.5-10x50mm. 98%+ condition. Includes both original boxes and case 1,000.00 2,000.00 800.00
33 Cased Pair Colt Derringers: Butler Arms Lord and Lady or His n Hers Pair of Consecutively serial numbered cased single shot 22 short derringers in fitted walnut case with original outer box. These appear as-new and unfired. Gold plated, one with Walnut and one with solid pearl grips. one of the oter box latches not present. Keywords: Guns, Dueling 150.00 250.00 100.00
34 Remington 1100 12ga Tactical Shotgun Features of extended magazine tube, 20.5" Bbl, Black synthetic stock. large charging handle. All metal components including aluminum body, metal trigger pack. Includes ported tube choke and original tube cap. Great model for accessorizing. Holds 8 2 3/4" shells 450.00 650.00 250.00
35 Rare British Royal Air Force Photo Album World War One Era, Biplanes and identified pilots with crash and aerial Photos. Includes Pilots Certified REcord of Service. Estate found, together with Signed Royal Air Force Pay Stub and dated type-written letter describing the capture of a downed pilot in Belgium. Keywords: WWI RAF, Monoplane, Aviation, History, England, 200.00 400.00 100.00
36 Thompson M1A1 MG Dummy Original parts (stock, grip, forearm, lower receiver half, trigger, safety controls, etc.) with solid metal dummy receiver. WWII Military Surplus, likely field used. Remains of original painted numbers on repaired stock. Barrel and controls are filled with soft material. Magazine is for pictures only, not included in auction. For Display, or has project gun potential. 32" long overall. Keywords: 200.00 400.00 100.00
37 J. Stevens SxS Shotgun Takedown Side by Side Shotgun with ejector in 16 ga. Damascus barrels, Marked PAt. Applied For, 20-40% finish, marks to stock. 28" barrels, 45" overall, some bore pitting. possible repairs. Keywords: Hunting, Bird, Shot Gun 200.00 400.00 100.00
38 Marlin Model 1881 .38-55 lever action Top Eject Circa 1887, Attic find, Dark brown patina fully functioning. Light, minor pitting and patina all over however it has yet to be cleaned or cared for. Furniture is in good condition, no cracks or chips. 9+ "kill marks" on the top rear of the stock. Bore is dirty but rifling is very crisp. Great condition for age and being estate fresh. Keywords: Cowboy, Old West, Early, Marlin Firearms, Antique, 1,000.00 2,000.00 500.00
39 WWII US Navy Mark II Spyglass Officer of the Deck 10 Power Spyglass in original oak Case. Mark II Model 1, U.S.N. Bu Ships. made by the Beck-Lee Corporation. Dated 1942. Clear Optics, complete, good. Case measures 25" long. Keywords: Military, Naval, World War Two, United States of America 300.00 500.00 150.00
40 Colt 1911 Gov't MK IV Ser 70 .45 e-nickel Custom gun from quality original Colt series 70 in sought after E-Nickel. Frame, Slide, and barrel are all matching originals. Freshly cleaned and polished. Wilson Combat grip safety, thumb safety, slide release & competition trigger. Custom barrel bushing, recoil retainer, recoil spring, buffer, guide rod. Fully adjustable Kensight rear bomar sight & green fiber optic front sight dovetail cut. (custom machining for sights) CT LEGAL, SUPPRESSOR HOST Keywords: Government, Pistol, 45 Auto, Gun 800.00 1,200.00 450.00
41 Winchester Model 1894 .32WS Lever Lever Action Rifle in .32 Winchester Special, 26" round nickel steel barrel, Full length magazine Mfg 1899 walnut straight stock. "Especially for Smokeless Powder" Bluing is 80% or better. Bore is good, shiny. Crescent butt plate, plain forearm. Everything appears to be original. Keywords: Antique, Cowboy, Gun, Western 1,000.00 2,000.00 100.00
42 HAFDASA Ballester-Molina 1911 style pistol Argentinan copy of the Colt Sistema 1927. Barrel, mags, recoil etc. are interchangeable with common 1911's. No grip safety. This example has fully adjustable rear sight, high contrast front sight, smooth mahogany grips. New stainless barrel Refinished with cerakote or similar. .45acp 350.00 550.00 250.00
43 Chinese Factory 26 Type 56 SKS Very nice SKS all original with spike bayonet. Function is tight. Bluing is worn with nice patina. Bore is shiny, rifling is decent. Includes scope mounting dust cover and plastic choate stock. Keywords: Military, Gun, China 200.00 400.00 100.00
44 Mens Remington Arms 10K Service Ring 25 Year Service Ring by Balfour in 10K yellow gold. Size 11. Excellent Condition. 12.5 grams / 8 dwt. Keywords: Rifle, Firearms, Employee, 200.00 400.00 100.00
45 Remington 870 Marine 12ga Pump Classic pump action shotgun with electroless nickel plating inside and out of all parts including barrel and internal parts. 18.5" Cylinder barrel, Never fired, racked occasionally, stored a long time. Other then some scuff marks on the gun stock and barrel gun is 98%. Holds Five 3" shells or Six 2 3/4" 450.00 650.00 300.00
46 .30 Cal M2 Ammunition Group Six full original boxes of .30 M2 dating to 1952, Manufactured at Kynoch Factories of Imperial Chemical Industries Ltd. Birmingham England, together with Three full boxes of Winchester Repeating Arm .30 M2 Ball, and five partial boxes. Over 220 rounds total. 50.00 150.00 50.00
47 Mossberg Targo Targets and Ammunition Group includes original case of mossberg Targo Brand Clay Targets, together with takedown target thrower and ten boxes of vintage .22 Kay Bird Remington Kleanbore Rounds. boxes are full and unused. Thrower shoes some rust, overall good. 200.00 400.00 100.00
48 Winchester Model 1906 .22 threaded bbl Mfg. 1909 fully functioning, all original parts. Overall condition is very good. Used, worn, but not abused. no distracting marks at all. Unusual threaded barrel that appears to have been installed during the period. C&R ELIGIBLE 200.00 400.00 100.00
49 Marble Game Getter Parts kit 12" barrels, caliber .22 and .44 shotshell. Bluing and finish is very good. Original holster. Everything shown, on reciever present. Sold as-is. NO FFL REQUIRED 250.00 350.00 100.00
50 US Cavalry M1840 NCO Sword Civil War Era Ames Mfg. Non Commissioned Officer Sword, Marked U.S. 1862. light pitting to blade, Hilt and grip good, Scabbar dpreset, leather split at tip. Overall 34.5" long. 100.00 300.00 50.00
51 Moore's Teat fired .32 Revolver & BP Pistol Engraved, silver finish .32 teat fire revolver. Good overall condition for age. retains all original parts except for disassembly wedge. Poor copy of wedge prevents tight lock up however it functions well otherwise. Finish is worn, about right for age. Wood is decent but cracked in palm area. Black Powder percussion pistol of unknown origin or make in rough condition. Functions... 100.00 300.00 50.00
52 M1898 Springfield .30-40 Krag Sporterized Rough condition, missing bayonet lug, stock is not original. Barrel and action are pitted. function and lock up is solid despite rust. Great restoration host. 1892 sight. 250.00 350.00 100.00
53 Gunsmith Parts and tools Group Group of Parts and tools in clean and pristine organized condition. Includes Sights, Pins, Springs, Sight Tools, Bushings, Grips, Screws, Mostly Numrich parts in original bags with catalog numbers. Includes a NOS Lyman sight, A TNW G.P.S. AR Gas Pistol system, Assorted Magazines, Military Books and Manuals, Brownells Parts and more for the following guns: Smith and Wesson J, K, L, N Frame revolvers, AR-15, Colt 1911 Auto Pistol Parts, Winchester Model 94 screws and parts, Beretta parts, Wilson Combat, Sigarms 9mm etc, PX4 Storm, and much more. in sorted parts cabinet and three boxes. Total Retail Value over $6,000. No FFL needed. 1,000.00 2,000.00 500.00
54 Glock 21 Gen2 .45acp Pistol Very good condition, great shooter or beginning of project. Comes with 1 mag. Glock night sights (probably dead) Bore is shiny and rifling good. 300.00 450.00 175.00
55 Simmons Flintlock .50 BP Antique flintlock, fully functional. Wood grip has been replaced. Attic find, Needs cleaning. Total length 8.5", 4" Brass Bbl, No FFL Required. 200.00 400.00 100.00
56 Glock 19 Gen4 w/ Match barrel LNIB 9mm pistol in near flawless condition. Comes with Lone Wolf 107mm barrel, original barrel, 1 mag, and original tupperware/acc. Upgraded slide release. Low round count, never carried 450.00 550.00 350.00
57 Two 19th Century French Bayonets Model 1874 "Gras" Sword Bayonets Each Marked Mre d' Armes de chat Moars 1878. Each 26" long overall. Proof Marked, brass pommels, Matching Serial Numbers, Blades good and clean, marks to Grips and minor rust spots to scabbards. 100.00 300.00 50.00
58 Group of three .22 rifles Winchester Model 1902, Savage 1903 (missing mag, custom peep sight), Unknown London made gun. All function, may or may not be missing pieces. Sold as-is. 100.00 300.00 50.00
59 Collectors lot of .22 Ammunition & Boxes Over 80 boxes of vintage .22 Ammo most (if not all) completely full and unused. Together with 7 boxes of Canadian industries blanks. barns include: Remington Kleanbore, Western Super X Monark, Peters Rustless and High Velocity, Winchester Staynless, US Speedster, Peters Target and more. boxes in overall good condition. 200.00 400.00 100.00
60 Collectors lot of Vintage 16 Ga Shotgun Shells In original Boxes, includes nine 25 ct. boxes of Peter Victor Rustless Smokeless paper shells, all boxes full and unused. together with three full boxes of Remington Kleanbore Shur Shot Shells. 50.00 150.00 50.00

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