Omaha, Neb. – July 8, 2014 – Proxibid (www.proxibid.com), the most trusted online Marketplace for buying and selling highly valued items, will provide online bidding for Morphy Auctions’ Firearms Auction on Sat., July 19 at 9 a.m. Eastern. This live auction features more than 1,000 lots including a variety of Colt revolvers and a rare punt gun. Bidders will have the opportunity to bid onsite at the auction in Denver, Penn., or online via Proxibid. Online bidding in this auction is already available by visiting www.proxibid.com/morphy.
This massive sale features an eclectic mix of modern and antique firearms. Online buyers will not want to miss the opportunity to bid on featured items such as:
- Lot 29: Punt or Market Gun – This rare punt gun is equivalent to the size of a small cannon (it weighs 60 pounds). These guns have been highly sought after due to their connection to American waterfowl hunting in the 19th and 20th centuries.
- Lot 304: Lot of 2 Colt Snake Eyes .357 Cal. Pistols – These two collectible pistols are in near mint condition and unfired, and come complete with their original boxes.
- Lot 736: Winchester “Christmas Box” 10 Ga. Rival – This professionally restored antique ammunition box is in excellent condition and contains 80 original shells.
“The sheer variety of this auction is sure to appeal to beginners all the way to seasoned collectors,” Michael Vice, Morphy’s modern weapons specialist, said. “While the excellent selection of firearms is guaranteed to pull in a crowd, vintage ammunition boxes are also very popular.”
For more information about this auction, to view the auction catalog or to place a bid, please visit www.proxibid.com/morphy.
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