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  • May 18, 2024

Al Capone’s “Sweetheart” Colt 1911 .45 ACP Semi-Automatic Pistol w/ Provenance & Documentation

Auction Description

Richmond Auctions presents this special, one item auction featuring Al Capone’s personal firearm, “Sweetheart,” a three-digit serial number Colt 1911 .45 Semi-Automatic Pistol. Fully documented with provenance from the Capone family, this historically significant firearm will be sold on May 18th, 2024.


1451 Donaldson Road
Greenville, SC 29605

Online bidding is now open. Live in person bidding starts at 3 PM EST on Saturday, May 18, 2024. Doors open at 1 PM.

By appointment only. Please contact Richmond Auctions to schedule a viewing at or (864) 982-7751. We are conveniently located five minutes from a private airport (Donaldson Field Airport – GYH) and fifteen minutes from a commercial airport (GSP – Greenville Spartanburg International).

To place absentee bids or schedule a phone bid you must be an approved bidder, please contact Heather at (864) 991-5949 ext. 1 or to register and schedule.

15% in-person or online at 20% on LiveAuctioneers or Proxibid.

Wire transfer or cash are the only accepted forms of payment for this auction. Payments must be made by 5 PM EST on Tuesday, May 21st.

Please contact with all shipping questions.

Contact Heather at (864) 991-5949 ext. 1 or to reserve your room at the Richmond Auctions discounted rate. The host hotel is:

Cambria Hotel Greenville
135 Carolina Point Pkwy
Greenville, SC 29607

  • Time : 1:00 pm - (America/New_York)

Richmond Firearms Auctions
1451 Donaldson Rd.
Greenville, SC 29605


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