France - poudre noire - Percussion - Shotgun

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
Weapon Type
Firing mechanism
poudre noire
To be restored
Barrel Rifling
Barrel is Smoothbore
Overall Length
890 mm
Barrel/ blade length
490 mm
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