Belgium - Rimfire - Pistol

Description
Belgium - Rimfire - Pistol
Fair - 1870

678 - Saloon shooting pistol signed ‘Gilles Mariette’ (1832-1851)
Octagonal barrel chiselled at the end, clean interior, finely carved finger rest trigger guard, buttcap and Renaissance butt.
Wood with old restoration and repainted.
Trigger guard with finger rest.
5.5 calibre Flobert
Automatic extractor
Completely dismantled mechanism, complete, good spring, but wear to parts and sometimes jumps on loading.
Could do with a good, thorough restoration.
(Could make a pair with lot 677)
Weight: 820 g

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(Seller references: over 670 sales, more than 320 reviews, 98.20% positive)

Lot details
Country of manufacture
Belgium
Weapon Type
Pistol
Firing mechanism
Rimfire
Condition
Fair
Year of Manufacture
1870
Overall Length
370 mm
Barrel/ blade length
232 mm
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