France - poudre noire - Percussion - Shotgun

Description
France - poudre noire - Percussion - Shotgun
To be restored - Barrel is Smoothbore

Rare real rifle called ‘Braconnier’ (and not carbine)
24 calibre muzzle loading.
Punch Manufacture de Saint Etienne (crowned spears).
Signed ‘TORDU’ and ‘A. Morny’ on the barrel.
It comes apart in 3 pieces. (see photos)
Carved ‘duck beak’ walnut butt.
Weapon was partly restored, 1 spring on the right side and a chimney to be checked.
Ersatz rod.
Weight 1.850 g

The photos are part of the description.

Lot details
Country of manufacture
France
Weapon Type
Shotgun
Firing mechanism
Percussion
Sub-type
poudre noire
Condition
To be restored
Barrel Rifling
Barrel is Smoothbore
Overall Length
890 mm
Barrel/ blade length
490 mm
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