Arms and Armour
Antique firearms valuations provided for sale, probate and insurance purposes by RICS accredited valuers.
At Nicholas Muston Antique Valuations, we appreciate the historical significance and craftsmanship of antique firearms. Our team of experts is dedicated to valuing and assisting you in selling your antique firearms, considering various factors that can influence their value, including condition, provenance, authenticity, age, and the unique characteristics of each piece.
Antique firearms carry a rich legacy, reflecting both the artistry and functionality of a bygone era. High-quality, original pieces from different periods continue to capture the imagination of collectors and enthusiasts. At Nicholas Muston, our valuers provide specialized antique firearms valuations, offering expert advice on the best routes to market.
Antique Firearms Valuations: Our experts, accredited by recognized bodies, offer comprehensive antique firearms valuations for sale, probate, and insurance purposes. We understand the nuances of various firearms, from flintlock pistols to percussion rifles, ensuring a meticulous evaluation of their historical and collector’s value.
Historical Context: Antique firearms are not just weapons; they are artifacts that embody the history of their time. Our team appreciates the historical context of each piece, recognizing the significance of firearms in shaping different periods and cultures.
Market Trends: Staying abreast of market trends, we provide informed advice on the potential value of your antique firearms. While certain periods or styles may witness increased demand, we acknowledge the dynamic nature of the market and its impact on the value of antique firearms.
Why Choose Us:
If you’re considering selling your antique firearms, a valuation from our specialists can provide insights into their potential market value, whether through auction or private sale.
We extend our valuation services throughout the South East of England, covering London, East Sussex, West Sussex, Surrey, Hampshire, Essex, Berkshire, Hertfordshire, and Kent.
Our comprehensive services go beyond valuation. Should you require assistance in selling the contents of a property, we can manage the entire process on your behalf. From an initial probate valuation to inventory creation, transportation arrangements, and property clearance, we handle every aspect with professionalism and care.
Operating on a commission basis, our primary goal is to secure the best possible price for our clients. With an extensive network of private collectors, dealers, and auction houses, we strive to maximize returns on your antique firearms.
For sales to collectors or dealers, our commission is 10% (excluding VAT) on the achieved price.
For sales through auction, you won’t incur additional commission charges. Instead, we receive an introductory commission from the auctioneers’ earnings.
If you are looking to sell or require a valuation of your antique firearms, please reach out for an expert valuation from our accredited valuers at Nicholas Muston Antique Valuations.