Terms & Conditions

Our inventory of historic antique weapons ranges from Civil war military to antique military. Our selection of colt firearms and accessories, revolvers, pistols, carbines, accoutrements, photography, edged weapons and swords are of the highest quality. we sell ONLY original quality items that are backed by our family guarantee.

Payment Terms: Payments can be made by personal check, money order, bank certified funds and we also accept credit cards (Visa, MasterCard and American Express). Any items purchased by personal check will not shipped until the check clears. Buyers are encouraged to ask any questions they may have concerning any item prior to purchase.

Shipping Information and Returns: All items are shipped via USPS must be returned USPS. Buyers have FIVE days to inspect items. Any item may be returned for any reason within the FIVE day inspection period, provided:
1. Item is returned in the condition in which it was received.
2. Item must be returned in the same packing materials and container.
3. Buyer must contact Vin Caponi prior to returning the item by phone or E-mail.

Shipping Insurance: If an item is somehow damaged in transit, our shipping insurance requires the buyer to retain all original packing, and allow the transit company to come by for an on-site inspection and pick up for return to us. All items shipped are insured for full retail replacement value.

Money Back Guarantee: Items are guaranteed to be authentic antiques with original components & finish with the exception of screws and internal parts. We can not guarantee percentage of finish, as this becomes a matter of opinion and can vary even among experts. Buyer must determine desirability. After inspection and approval, any item deemed not to be authentic (in writing), by a recognized authority can be returned for 100% of the purchase price.

Suitability For Use Waiver: All items are sold as antiques and or collector’s items only, and they are not to be considered safe or functional. Never fire or even attempt to load any antique firearm. Purchaser assumes any and all liability contingent to there attempted use.

DISCLAIMER: All firearms are sold as collector’s items only – we do not accept responsibility as to the shooting safety or reliability of any antique firearm. All firearms are described as accurately as possible, given the restraints of a catalog listing length. We want satisfied customers & often “under” describe the weapons. Any city or state regulations regarding owning antique firearms are the responsibility of the purchaser. All firearms are “mechanically perfect” unless noted, but again, are NOT warranted as safe to fire!

We believe in a long-term relationship with our customers not just a quick sale. We look forward hearing from you and doing business with you soon. We are committed to providing you with the highest quality merchandise and complete customer satisfaction and are always here to answer your questions.