Belgium - Belgian Arms cie - ELG - pistolet 7 mm the guardian 1878 american model - Pinfire (Lefaucheux) - Revolver - 7 mm a broche

Description
Belgium - Belgian Arms cie - ELG - pistolet 7 mm the guardian 1878 american model - Pinfire (Lefaucheux) - Revolver - 7 mm a broche
Excellent - 1878 - Barrel is Rifled - Not deactivated

pistol 7 mm ‘the guardian’ 1878 American model
Pinfire pistol made in Belgium. In good working condition, tight. 6 shots in the chamber. ELG marked L on the chamber cylinder (Liège) and L on the side of the barrel. Very good condition and marking on the cylinder, 7 mm pistol ‘the guardian’ 1878 American model. Circa 1860-90.
This is a six-shot black powder 7 mm version with an octagonal body.
Lefaucheux types of this calibre had the dubious honour of causing the death of Vincent van Gogh and Arthur Rimbaud on their conscious.
Tight springs.
must be shipped with tracking
the barrel needs to be cleaned a bit but all the springs are tight, see photos
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pistol 7 mm ‘the guardian’ 1878 American model
Pinfire pistol made in Belgium. In good working condition, shiny and tight. 6 shots. ELG marked L on the chamber cylinder (Liège) and L on the side of the barrel. Very good condition and marking on the cylinder, 7 mm pistol ‘the guardian’ 1878 American model. Circa 1860-90.
This is a six-shot black powder 7 mm version with an octagonal body.
Lefaucheux types of this calibre had the dubious honour of causing the death of Vincent van Gogh and Arthur Rimbaud on their conscious.
Tight springs.
must be shipped with tracking
the barrel needs to be cleaned a bit but all the springs are tight, see photos
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Lot details
Country of manufacture
Belgium
Manufacturer/ Maker
Belgian Arms cie
Model
ELG
Weapon Type
Revolver
Firing mechanism
Pinfire (Lefaucheux)
Sub-type
pistolet 7 mm the guardian 1878 american model
Caliber
7 mm a broche
Certified Deactivation
Not deactivated
Condition
Excellent
Year of Manufacture
1878
Barrel Rifling
Barrel is Rifled
Material
Steel (Damascus), Steel (stainless)
Overall Length
16 cm
Barrel/ blade length
6 cm
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