Extraordinary Firearms Auction | March 21-23, 2018

The Spectacular Collections of Ray Bentley Featuring the Finest and Rarest Deluxe Antique Winchesters in the World

Extraordinary Firearms Auction | March 21-23, 2018

Extraordinary Marlin Engraved 1893 Lever Action with Gold & Platinum Inlaid Design to Annie Oakley

Extraordinary Firearms Auction | March 21-23, 2018

Historic Royal French Flintlock Repeating Rifle by Sebastian Hauschka for King Louis XV

Extraordinary Firearms Auction | March 21-23, 2018

Fantastic Presentation Cased & Engraved w/All Accessories Colt 1851 Navy (Ray Bentley Collection)

Extraordinary Firearms Auction | March 21-23, 2018

The Centerpiece to a Colt Collection, Fine Colt 1839 Paterson Rifle

Extraordinary Firearms Auction | March 21-23, 2018

Finest Pair of Consecutive Numbered Confed. Manf’d Pistols Known, Rigdon & Ansley Revolvers

Spring 2018 Extraordinary Firearms Auction


The Spectacular Collections of Ray Bentley

Consignments are now closed for our Spring 2018 auction happening on March 21-23 in Fairfield, Maine and we are in the process of photographing and cataloging what will be another tremendous selection of rare and valuable firearms. We are adding more and more highlights to our website just as fast as we can. We are particularly excited to announce that in this auction we will be offering the first session of The Spectacular Collections of Ray Bentley, featuring the finest and rarest deluxe antique Winchesters in the world! This will be the final auction held in Fairfield, Maine before we move to Denver, PA as part of our merger with Morphy Auctions and the hotel blocks are filling up fast, so don’t wait to make your plans to attend what will be an historic auction!

Click here for selected highlights of the fantastic firearms to be offered in our Spring 2018 auction.

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Make Your Plans to Attend our March 2018 Auction Today!

This will be the last auction held in our Maine facility as all future auctions will be held in Denver, PA and Las Vegas as a result of our merger with Morphy Auctions, so it is one you will not want to miss! We have reserved a block of rooms at two local hotels with special rates for our auction dates. These room blocks are first come, first served and can only be held for a short period of time, so we encourage you to make your plans and book your rooms as soon as possible. To reserve your rooms, call the hotel directly and mention the James D. Julia room block, or book online at either of the links below:

Hampton Inn by Hilton, Waterville, Maine: 207-873-0400

Hampton Inn by Hilton, Augusta, Maine: 207-622-4077


Celebration of Life In Honor of J.R. LaRue (1940-2017)

We will be holding a Celebration of Life in memory of our dear friend and colleague J.R. LaRue in conjunction with this auction. It will take place Tuesday, March 20th from 6:00pm to 8:30pm at The Governor Hill Mansion in nearby Augusta, Maine. It will be open to the public but we kindly request that you RSVP as soon as possible if you will be attending so we can plan accordingly. Click here for the details.


Consign With Us for Future Auctions

We have been involved in the auction business for nearly 50 years now, and for the last 15 years we have been the leading auction house in the world for high end, rare and valuable firearms. We have sold more rare and valuable sporting arms than any other auction house in the world, we are the world’s leading seller of important Civil War and Confederate items, we have also sold more Class 3 weapons than any other auction house in North America and much more. Now, with our merger to Morphy Auctions, the Morphy and Julia companies take pride going into the future with the ability to offer sellers and buyers alike the finest auction experience in the world.

After our Spring Extraordinary Firearms Auction on March 21, 22 & 23, all future auctions will take place at Morphy Auctions in Denver, PA. For more information on the consignment process and to get started, please use the links below…

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