LIÉGE - Unknown - ELG - Cavalry - Percussion - Pistol - 14mm cal

Description
LIÉGE - Unknown - ELG - Cavalry - Percussion - Pistol - 14mm cal
Good - 1840 - Barrel is Smoothbore - Not deactivated

Pair of Cavalry Liége Officer percussion Pistols," Light Dragoons" 1840/1850, in case. Barrel eight fold, smooth bore and Liége proof marks, Marked " ELG". Silvered garrisons decorated with same vegetalists motifs, . Lock also decorated ( signs of welding in top of one of the hammers made in is lifetime ). Very good quality steel. Working fine, springs very strong.Checkered Bright walnut stocks, Steel ramrods.

In a large Oak case, central scutcheon in brass,side handles, possession scutcheon not used ( this not is original case). with key. Interior lined, compartmentalized, containing: brass and tin powder flask nineteenth century with different drums ( one boss each side), game scenarios ; lubrificant bottle, unmarked; apocryphal box, brass, unmarked for fulminant; steel mold, and apocryphal screwdriver horn handle. Signs of face lifts.

Present at battle scenarios like the conquest of Algiers.
No ship out of E.U . and Finland

Length .: 34 cm (pistols).
Dim .: 9 x 45 x 31 cm (case).
Weight:+-6 kg
Caliber: 14 mm

Lot details
Country of manufacture
LIÉGE
Manufacturer/ Maker
Unknown
Model
ELG
Weapon Type
Pistol
Firing mechanism
Percussion
Sub-type
Cavalry
Caliber
14mm cal
Certified Deactivation
Not deactivated
Condition
Good
Year of Manufacture
1840
Barrel Rifling
Barrel is Smoothbore
Material
Wood
Overall Length
34 cm
Barrel/ blade length
18 cm
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