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SMITH & WESSON MODEL THREE SUPICA COLLECTION

For sale through Rock Island Auction, Dec. 2022 and throughout 2024

These are Smith & Wesson large frame top-break revolvers produced from 1870 to the early 1900s, including American, Russian, Schofield, New Model Number Three (NM#3), and .44 Double Action (44 DA) models and related variations.  

Below are guns from this collection to be sold at upcoming Rock Island Auction sales.  Please check back periodically, or go to RIA's website upcoming auctions page -  https://www.rockislandauction.com/gun-auctions

Click on "Search catalog" for the auction you're interested in, and enter "Supica" in the search window.

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Rock Island Auction, Aug. 24:

  • S&W - .44 DA Frontier, deep scroll engraved, inscribed H.S. Sherard, linked to Montana gold mine ..  S/N 888  lot 1086,

Rock Island Auction, July 10:

 Check back for full listing with links to lot numbers or go to RIA Website

Preliminary list of European copies of S&W Mod. 3s in July 10 auction:

  • Single Action .44 Belgian copy of S&W Russian Model

  • "SCOFIELD" marked Belgian DA .44 topbreak revolver

  • Trocaola 1914 .44 DA topbreak revolver

  • Orbea Hermanos .45 DA topbreak revolver

  • Spanish copy of Merwin Hulbert 44  SA revolver

  • Spanish .44 DA topbreak revolver

Smith & Wesson Model Three antique revolvers

to be sold by Rock Island Auction in 2024

  • S&W - New Mod. #3, Revenue Cutter Service.  S/N 27329

  • S&W - New Mod. #3, House of Props HOP.  S/N 8238

  • S&W - New Mod. #3, Penn. Coal Co..  S/N 12796

  • S&W - New Mod. #3, Jap. Navy, wavy line anchor.  S/N 9128

  • S&W - New Mod. #3 Target, DET marked.  S/N 3754

  • S&W - 2nd Mod. Russian, rare 6" barrel .  S/N 38389

  • S&W - First Mod. American, bent grip variation.  S/N 

  • S&W - .44 Double Action, 1st Mod., engraved, "Nimschke's finest".  S/N 13192

  • S&W - .44 DA First Model, smoothbore, mottled grips.  S/N 16811

  • S&W Single Shot .22 - .  S/N 1137*

  • S&W - Buffalo Bill Cody associated engraved New Mod. #3, inscribed to Wm. Sweeney..  S/N 19647

  • S&W - New Mod. #3, Japanese kanji on topstrap.  S/N 24771

  • S&W - Detachable stock for New Model #3

  • S&W - Unusual detachable shoulder stock. 

EUROPEAN COPIES OF S&W MODEL 3s to be sold:

  • S&W copy - Springhead - engraved copy of .44 DA.  S/N 567

  • S&W copy - Garate Anitua .44 DA.  S/N 614007

  • S&W copy - Schilling Boar DA copy.  S/N 42408

  • S&W copy - Belgian engraved .44 DA.  S/N 26

  • S&W copy - Guisasola Mod. 1914 .44 DA.  S/N 14482

  • S&W copy - Schofield-latch S.A. copy.  S/N none

  • S&W copy - Belgian copy of Russian S.A. for Mexico.  S/N 341

  • S&W copy - Copy of S&W 1st Russian S.A..  S/N 10266

  • S&W copy - Chobert Belgian DA.  S/N 

  • S&W copy - Russian SA copy (Obrea?).  S/N 5072

  • S&W copy - Frontier Army DA top-break.  S/N 6

  • S&W copy - Belgian .44 Win. DA.  S/N 406 / 77

  • S&W copy - Schofield marked Belgian 44 DA copy.  S/N none

  • S&W copy - Euskaro .44 DA copy.  S/N 1101

  • S&W copy - Orbea (?) .32-20 DA top-break.  S/N 681211

  • S&W copy - Trocala Aranzaral 1914.  S/N 

  • S&W copy - Russian SA copy.  S/N 465

  • S&W copy - Schofield marked Belgain .44 DA copy.  S/N none

  • S&W copy - Belgian copy of Russian SA for Mexico.  S/N 641

  • S&W copy - Russian SA copy.  S/N 784

  • S&W copy - Spanish Merwin copy w/ S&W markings.  S/N 7978

  • S&W copy - Russian SA copy.  S/N 983 / 773

  • S&W copy - Eibar DA Copy.  S/N 714

  • S&W copy - Moray/Michel hammerless copy.  S/N 5444 - assy #1

  • S&W copy - British DA copy.  S/N 44

  • S&W copy - Belgian DA Copy.  S/N 31

  • S&W copy - Belgian DA copy marked "Schofield"..  S/N 1720

  • S&W copy - Belgian DA copy.  S/N 3112

  • S&W copy - Torcaola Arazabal Spanish DA.  S/N 

  • S&W copy - Spanish DA Copy.  S/N 

  • S&W copy - Orbea Hermanos DA copy.  S/N 1201

  • S&W copy - Engraved Orbea Hermanos SA Russian copy.  S/N 719

.44 DA, inscribed, lot 1086, Aug 24

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pictured below - a few of the S&W Model 3s to be sold in future RIA Auctions:

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Some S&W Model 3s from this collection recently sold at RIA:

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