France - Lefaucheux Eugène manufacture - 1854 - Modèle "Lourd" - BROCHE - Revolver - 12mm cal

Description
France - Lefaucheux Eugène manufacture - 1854 - Modèle "Lourd" - BROCHE - Revolver - 12mm cal
Very good - Barrel is Rifled

revolver Lefaucheux ml 1854 civil military vocation of the workshops of Eugène Lefaucheux, serial No. bine marked LF 61 102, heavy version model with the heel attachment to the upper arm of the stock and by fastening a screw on the lower arm, all parts carry an assembly number, punch on the side of the body and mark on the top of the barrel. This weapon has the particularity of having its bronzed cylinder and barrel and the part of the butt nickel-plated. The mechanism is perfectly functional the percussion system is perfect unoxidized and unmarked,, excellent plates, unrestored weapon, the tan is still present, the grooves are a little weak but no oxidation. Weapon used during the conflict of the civil war 1860/1865 and during the Franco-Germanic war of 1870, a highly prized weapon by the French officers.

Lot details
Country of manufacture
France
Manufacturer/ Maker
Lefaucheux Eugène manufacture
Model
1854
Weapon Type
Revolver
Firing mechanism
BROCHE
Sub-type
Modèle "Lourd"
Caliber
12mm cal
Condition
Very good
Barrel Rifling
Barrel is Rifled
Overall Length
24.5 cm
Barrel/ blade length
9.5 cm
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