France - Pocket - Percussion - Pistol

Description
France - Pocket - Percussion - Pistol
Good

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.

Lot details
Country of manufacture
France
Weapon Type
Pistol
Firing mechanism
Percussion
Sub-type
Pocket
Condition
Good
Overall Length
180 mm
Barrel/ blade length
90 mm
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