France - Pocket - Flintlock - Pistol - 11mm

Description
France - Pocket - Flintlock - Pistol - 11mm
Good - 1780 - Not deactivated

Small pocket flintlock pistol made around 1780 period Louis XV,
The pistol has some wood carving around the trigger guard and on the back of the grip, there is a small sliver of wood missing on the front of the lock.
The hammer has tension but does not cock, all the metal has a brown patina, overall good condition considering its age

Lot details
Country of manufacture
France
Weapon Type
Pistol
Firing mechanism
Flintlock
Sub-type
Pocket
Caliber
11mm
Certified Deactivation
Not deactivated
Condition
Good
Year of Manufacture
1780
Overall Length
16.5 cm
Barrel/ blade length
7 cm
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