1892 Ad William Read Old House Firearms Scott's Purdey Colt Rifle Guns AAG1


This is a small original 1892 black and white print ad for William Read & Sons of 107 Washington Street in Boston, featuring their fine firearms and guns, including the following models: Scott's, Purdey, Westley Richard's, Colt's, Paker's, Lefever, and American Arms.


This 119+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Moderate aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is bleed through on this ad from the print on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.5 x 2 inches; 6 x 5 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Antique Advertising, Shotgun, Weapon, Caliber, Pricing, Shooting, Double-Barrel Guns, Firearms, Personal Protection