France - G.Paul a Paris - Double (side by side) - Centerfire - Double-barreled hail rifle - 16 ga

Description
France - G.Paul a Paris - Double (side by side) - Centerfire - Double-barreled hail rifle - 16 ga
Very good with light traces of use. - 1895 - Barrel is Smoothbore - Not deactivated

Exceptionally beautiful and slim hail rifle double barrel, white damask barrels, calibre 16 ga, manufacture year around 1895, quality marks from St.Etienne - only for black powder and with a nice scroll engraving.
Marked on the left "PAUL" and right side "a PARIS".

Mechanically without defects, the external hammers tension well and fire correctly, good closing of the barrels, the internal firing pins as well as the ejector work 100%.
Beautiful band damask barrels in an exceptionally beautiful white colour!!!

Special feature is the bascule with Lefaucheux closure (front wood fixed to butt group).
English walnut butt with French pistol grip.
Old butt restoration at the bottom of the butt corner (see photo).

Weight: 2900 grams.

In the Netherlands a hunting rifle that is FREE TO OWN and TRANSFER, with official safeguard certificate + decision diagram (included).
Can only be sent within the EU to the countries NETHERLANDS, BELGIUM, FRANCE and ITALY.

Lot details
Country of manufacture
France
Manufacturer/ Maker
G.Paul a Paris
Weapon Type
Double-barreled hail rifle
Firing mechanism
Centerfire
Sub-type
Double (side by side)
Caliber
16 ga
Certified Deactivation
Not deactivated
Condition
Very good with light traces of use.
Year of Manufacture
1895
Barrel Rifling
Barrel is Smoothbore
Overall Length
114 cm
Barrel/ blade length
74 cm
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