GERSTER precision shooting rifle - very heavy barrel - 6 mm Flobert - 19th century:
Length: 114 cm
Barrel: 69 cm
Weight: 4.9 kg
Calibre: 6-mm Flobert rimfire
Samuel GERSTER was a gunsmith from Saint Etienne, specializing in shotguns in Saint Etienne
Heavy weapon in very good condition, original bronzing still very present.
Octagonal barrel marked S. GERSTER, mottled case and fittings.
Grooved barrel in very good condition, nice grooves.
11 mm rail for adding an eyepiece or backsight (dioptre), precision front sight (see photos).
Double trigger and ‘Stetcher’
Trigger guard with scroll and finger rest.
Walnut butt with large plated cheek rest.
I am happy to answer to your questions.
Sales only within Europe.
- Country of manufacture
- Manufacturer/ Maker
- Samuel GERSTER - Saint Étienne
- Weapon Type
- Firing mechanism
- precision shooting
- 6 mm flobert
- Barrel Rifling
- Barrel is Rifled
- Overall Length
- 114 cm
- Barrel/ blade length
- 69 cm