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France - Pocket - Percussion - Pistol

Lot reference 32356651
France - Pocket - Percussion - Pistol

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Country of manufacture: France
Weapon Type: Pistol (More lots)
Firing mechanism: Percussion
Sub-type: Pocket
Condition: Good
Overall Length: 180 mm
Barrel/ blade length: 90 mm

Lovely navy pistol, also called ‘de bord’ percussion from the 18th century. Calibre 16 mm, Length 18 cm Pocket size in good condition, the mechanism works properly.
A lovely find which will complete your collection
From the 18th century.
This quite Rare pistol, probably belonged to the guard of the gendarmerie of the Duke of Paris under LOUIS XVI .
No markings or punch. One might think it was made in a singular workshop at that time.

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Catawiki member since May 22, 2018, received 3 reviews in total (3 in last 12 months)

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    Proper treatment. The lot was well packed and met my expectations.
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    user-4712360 January 16, 2020

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    I am very happy with this pistol and the good service!
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    user-4712360 January 4, 2020


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