Arizmendi, Zulacia y Cia, Eibar, official subcontractor of Galinbondo, manufacturer of pistols and revolvers since 1840.
Owned by Narciso Zulaica, in Bidebarrista.
Weapons master Marcelo Zulaica... who later co-founded the company ‘Arizmendi, Zulaica y Cía’ (1914-1922).
The town of Éibar is a municipality in the province of Guipúzcoa
Year of manufacture: 1860-1870
8 to 8.5 mm calibre
Double action only.
Mechanics and screwheads in good condition,
Active hammer spring and trigger.
Active gate lock.
Active cylinder rotation.
Shiny surface, coated with a protective varnish.
Light bronze colour
Weapons maker marked on the barrel: ‘ZULAICA Y ORTIZ EIBAR’
Serial number: 337
The number 6 or 9 is engraved on many parts, cylinder, tail, trigger...
Diagonal: 24 cm
Mechanism and surface oiled for protection,
To be stored in a dry place, less than 50% humidity
Shipped with anti-moisture pouch.
A note for the curious (refurbishers and restorers): the mechanics are sophisticated.
Consult a gunsmith beforehand if you plan to use it for shooting.
Antique weapons are primarily intended as collectibles and for their aesthetic value. If your primary interest is in shooting, you will be better served by modern firearms that have been tested, with suitable targeting devices. Join a shooting club!
- Country of manufacture
- Manufacturer/ Maker
- ZULAICA Y ORTIZ EIBAR
- Weapon Type
- Firing mechanism
- Pinfire (Lefaucheux)
- Double action (DA)
- 8 mm, 8.5 mm
- Certified Deactivation
- Not deactivated
- Year of Manufacture
- Barrel Rifling
- Barrel is Rifled
- Steel (Damascus)
- Overall Length
- 220 mm
- Barrel/ blade length
- 100 mm