Pistols for Sale

Are you looking for unique early European antique pistols for sale? Whether you are a new collector looking to purchase the perfect European antique pistol or you have been collecting for many years, Friedland Arms has the weaponry for you. Be sure to read all the provided information about each pistol or pair of pistols to learn more about their history and condition.

What To Consider When Building Your Collection

At Friedland Arms, we want you to have only the best in your collection of antique European pistols. Selection of pistols offered for sale here is based on: CONDITION, FORM, QUALITY & RARITY.
Consider all of the above before you make a purchase.

CONDITION: At Friedland Arms, condition of the object is of utmost importance. Not only is it pleasing to the eye but also increases the value. This is why we only offer pistols in superb condition.

FORM: It is another parameter to consider when purchasing an antique pistol. Like any great work of art, it has to please the eye with its beautiful shape.

QUALITY: At Friedland Arms, the antique pistols we proudly offer are of museum quality and could be included in any important arms and armor collection.

RARITY: It is a feature that adds value and that is why it is another important aspect of what we offer for sale at Friedland Arms. Many pistols or pairs of pistols are rare and similar examples can be found in major museums, some of which are our clients.

Additionally, at Friedland Arms, we provide the provenance, if known, of each antique pistol or pair we offer, so you can feel secure about your purchases. Collecting is a passion, so when an antique pistol has a history, you can share the stories with all who are fortunate enough to see your collection.

Make an inquiry today to learn more about specific pieces.

If you are looking to purchase a wheel-lock pistol, you have come to the right place. At Friedland Arms, we deal in genuine antique arms and armor and have a great selection of very fine and rare wheel-lock pistols for sale. These Antique weapons are for the discerning collector who appreciates the craftsmanship and beauty that went into creating these objects dating from the 16th and 17th centuries.

If this describes you, and you are searching for high-end historical arms, please view our often changing inventory to see if we have an item you would be proud to have in your collection.

The Wheel-Lock Pistol: A Milestone of Invention

Wheel-lock pistols are a monument to the ingenuity of gunsmiths of the past. These weapons were not only functional, but works of art meant to please the eye of the wealthy patrons who could afford them, as well as impress their friends.  They were mens jewelry of the times of their use.

The astute collector can find just the right item for their collection here at Friedland Arms, where accurate description and provenance are noted. You can be sure you’ll find a great addition for your collection.  Browse today!