France - percussie - Rifle

Description
France - percussie - Rifle
Good - Barrel is Smoothbore

Brilliant high-quality French percussion rifle. Beautifully finished with multiple copper accents (copper trigger guard and butt plate with the French lily). Very good condition - only cleaning rod is probably not original.
Excellent spring tension - cock usable in 2 positions. Smooth barrel.
Cal. 18 mm - very long copy: 138 cm - Epoque Napoleon III - ca. 1850.
Top object!

Lot details
Country of manufacture
France
Weapon Type
Rifle
Sub-type
percussie
Condition
Good
Barrel Rifling
Barrel is Smoothbore
Overall Length
138 cm
Barrel/ blade length
97 cm
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