Belgium - Fabrique d'armes unies de Liège - Pocket - Percussion - Pistol - 14mm cal

Description
Belgium - Fabrique d'armes unies de Liège - Pocket - Percussion - Pistol - 14mm cal
Excellent - 1830 - Barrel is Smoothbore - Not deactivated

Superb ‘Queen Anne’ percussion travel pistol with great damascus barrel, also called a chest pistol, provided with gunpowder flask. Completely carved. Foldable trigger by hammer cocking. Double-notched. Spring mechanism in superb condition. Walnut butt with design in very good condition. Mechanism is functional without any play. Superb damascus barrel.
Octagonal barrel (DAMASCUS) is 14 mm wide, superb.
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Well-made walnut butt, superb workmanship from that time

Nice percussion pistol circa 1830, could be from the 1st empire. See photos.

marking 2 on the revolver, with round Damascus barrel, the same n. 2 in the mechanism

Chest with nice decor (see photos of the barrel)
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Superb ‘Queen Anne’ percussion travel pistol with great damascus barrel, also called a chest pistol, provided with gunpowder flask. Completely carved. Foldable trigger by hammer cocking. Double-notched. Spring mechanism in superb condition. Walnut butt with design in very good condition. Mechanism is functional without any play.
Octagonal barrel is 14 mm wide (DAMASCUS) superb

Lot details
Country of manufacture
Belgium
Year of Manufacture
1830
Manufacturer/ Maker
Fabrique d'armes unies de Liège
Sub-type
Pocket
Firing mechanism
Percussion
Weapon Type
Pistol
Caliber
14mm cal
Barrel Rifling
Barrel is Smoothbore
Muzzle velocity
canon damasse superbe 14 mm apte au tir
Certified Deactivation
Not deactivated
Condition
Excellent
Material
Steel (Damascus)
Barrel/ blade length
7 cm
Overall Length
18 cm
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