RevSpec Category Archive: Showcase Items

18th Century Candle Sticks

We have two 18th Century French, push up candle sticks available. Both candle sticks are in original, untouched condition with no repairs. They each offer slightly different features and design, while both being very attractive pieces. The tallest candle stick measures 7 3/4″ tall and the shorter one measures 6 7/8″ tall. Price: $160 for …

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Frederick Sell Rifle

This rifle is based heavily on the existing work of Frederick Sell, while incorporating a higher level of workmanship and decoration. It features one of our custom wrought iron barrels and is fully mounted in all hand-made hardware that was crafted using 18th Century technology. Some of the features on this rifle are as follows; …

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18th Century Tin Candle Sconce

18th Century English, tin candle sconce in original condition. Finely made with a lobed and hooded, circular “shell” shaped crest, a sculpted drip pan with a finely decorated edge & bead rolled candle cup. The original tinning can be seen on the back and at other sporadic places, but it now displays a darker aged …

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18th Century Four Wick Oil Lamp

This 18th Century tin “Betty Lamp” or oil lamp is an interesting and rarely seen piece. Tin oil lamps were the earliest and most common form of lighting in America dating from the mid 1600′s to the late 1700′s. The pan would have been filled with a grease or oil such as whale oil, fish …

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Antique Candle Snuffer Wick Trimmers

Original pair of Antique Candle Snuffer Wick Trimmers. Designed to snuff the flame of your candle while also trimming the wick to the appropriate height. Very nice condition and great design. The overall length is 6 3/4″

Early Dickert Rifle In Progress

This is a current project that we are working on, based on the earliest work of Jacob Dickert that would have a heavy Moravian influence. The rifle features a wrought iron barrel, custom made lock, hand swaged buttplate, muzzle cap and ram rod pipes as well as a shop cast triggerguard and sideplate made from …

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Early J.P. Beck

Stocked by Shane and decorated and finished by Brad, this bench copy rifle exhibits the earliest known work of J.P. Beck. It features a wrought iron barrel, custom made shop lock, all hand forged iron components and all hand made brass furniture. The carving and engraving mimic exactly what was done on the original, and …

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Early Reading Rifle

This is a one-off bench copy of gun #26 in Rifles Of Colonial America. This early Reading rifle exhibits unique, hand made brass mounts, All made here in our shop, specific to the original gun in every detail. Every screw is hand made, as are the sights and the hand forged wrought iron trigger and …

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Colonial American Pistol

This design is based largely on the work of immigrant German Gunsmiths in Eastern Pennsylvania prior to and during the Revolutionary War. This was a project many years in the making with exhaustive research to ensure a historically accurate pistol as well as defining an architecture that feels like an extension of the human body.

Cased Flintlock Pistols by Shane Emig

Pair of Hand-Crafted, custom 18th Century, Lancaster County Pennsylvania style Flintlock Pistols by Shane Emig. Pistols are engraved No. 1 and No. 2 on respective barrel tangs. They have been stocked in hard Curly Maple and finished with traditional 18th Century finishes. Also employed in their construction is a pair of custom made barrels, one …

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