Charleville Infantry rifle model 1777 converted to year IX ORIGINAL
Very nice Charleville infantry rifle from the First Empire, from the attic, it has belonged to the same family for 200 years.
By Manufacture Imperial de Saint Etienne in 1810.
The barrel is by inspector Blachon Antoine (1798 to 1812).
The lock and all the other parts are by inspector Gouillont (1804 to 1816).
Very nice marking on the butt: EF Empire Français
Original bayonet with its hallmark
Complete rifle, only the loading rod is missing.
- Country of manufacture
- Weapon Type
- Firing mechanism
- Year of Manufacture
- Barrel Rifling
- Barrel is Smoothbore
- Overall Length
- 1520 mm
- Barrel/ blade length
- 1137 mm