United Kingdom - Modèle 1796 cavalerie lourde / dragons - Cavalry - Flintlock - Pistol - .69 / 17,5 mm

Description
United Kingdom - Modèle 1796 cavalerie lourde / dragons - Cavalry - Flintlock - Pistol - .69 / 17,5 mm
Very good - 1800 - Barrel is Smoothbore

English flintlock pistol, model 1896, heavy cavalry/dragoon officer:
Total length: 36 cm
Barrel length: 22 cm
Calibre: 17.5 mm (.69)
Weight: 1.1 kg
Year: circa 1800

Military pistol model 1796 used by the British heavy cavalry during the Napoleonic wars.

Lock with marking remains.
Thunder with well-marked regulatory hallmarks. (Birmingham test bench)
All brass trims.
Metal parts: no oxidation, barrel interior is decent.
Mechanism in good condition, complete and functional without any play, fairly strong springs.
Walnut wood, very decent, healthy condition.
Very nice original rod with built-in ball pull.

See photos for details, I will happily answer your questions.

Sold only within France and Europe.
Good luck in the auction.

Lot details
Country of manufacture
United Kingdom
Model
Modèle 1796 cavalerie lourde / dragons
Weapon Type
Pistol
Firing mechanism
Flintlock
Sub-type
Cavalry
Caliber
.69 / 17,5 mm
Condition
Very good
Year of Manufacture
1800
Barrel Rifling
Barrel is Smoothbore
Overall Length
36 cm
Barrel/ blade length
22 cm
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