Why Auction

  • WE ARE PARTNERS: Our auction agreement is a partnership. We value the trust that our clients have placed in us to market their collection in an honest, transparent & comprehensive manner. Our goal is to generate the greatest amount possible for our clients. Consignors have entrusted our company to market over $55 MILLION in firearms and our family has generated an astonishing $400 MILLION in firearm sales. This level of trust is a testament to our values & marketing capabilities.
  • EXPERTISE: Our staff has been trained to assist with the evaluation and marketing of your collection. With over 200 years of combined firearms & auction knowledge we are prepared to work together with consignors to market their collections to generate the greatest results.
  • EASE: We specialize in marketing firearms from estates, trusts, collectors & families. Our professional & personable touch has a reputation for being easy to work with. Our straight forward consignment agreement with no hidden fees & rewards consignors with the highest percentage of proceeds on expensive items in the firearm auction industry. Poulin Antiques & Auctions will travel worldwide to assist with the importation of quality firearms and collections.
  • RESULTS: The unique relationship of the auctioneer & the client working towards the same goal creates fantastic results. Our comprehensive marketing strategy together with our low commissions delivers fantastic results for our clients
  • CONSIGNOR DEDICATIONS: Most collections take a life time to build. Finding the appropriate venue to market your collection can be a daunting and emotional process. As a family owned business we know that in most cases consignors are financially and emotional vested in their collection. In addition to our straightforward approach & easy consignment process we offer complimentary collection dedication services that feature collections and collectors in our catalogs, as well as, special marketing campaigns for prominent collections.

 

  • EXPOSURE: We market your collection through an expansive marketing campaign that has been honed through the experience we have gained from being entrusted to sell prominent collections such as…
    • Elmer Keith Estate Collection
    • Evergreen Ventures Collection
    • Robert Faris Military Firearms Collection
    • Jerre Hale Paxton Collection
    • Bruce Stern Collection
    • Carl B. Metz Sgt. Maj. U.S.M.C. R Collection
    • Elliott L. Burke Collection
    • Lewis & Leyton Yearout Collection
    • James A. Conte Collection
    • Richard Rohal Collection
    • David Lee Crocker Collection
    • Frank Barnyak Collection – Proceeds benefited the NRA Foundation to establish a permanent endowment to fund NRA programs to support members of the U.S. Armed Forces & our nation’s first responders.
  • PEACE OF MIND: Consignors can have peace of mind that we will perform our due diligence and promote their collections in a well marketed international specialty firearms auction.