Pinfire revolver. LEFAUCHEUX type, decorated with flowers and arabesques.
7 mm calibre
Works with single and double action.
Bolt and barrel with octagonal sides.
Butt grips decorated with ‘fish or seahorses’
Polished surface with traces of pitting.
Plunger spring, trigger and striker present and active.
Cylinder: ‘ELG’ with star inside oval = test bench of Liège = pre-1893
Letter ‘q’ with stars on barrel and cylinder, inspector's hallmark 1877
Other markings under the butt: AC… WC… 58…
Total length: 160 mm
Barrel length: 72 mm
Diagonal: 180 mm
Not suitable for shooting unless checked by a gunsmith.
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- Country of manufacture
- Weapon Type
- Firing mechanism
- Pinfire (Lefaucheux)
- SA & DA
- 7mm Cal
- Certified Deactivation
- Not deactivated
- Year of Manufacture
- Barrel Rifling
- Barrel is Smoothbore
- Steel (Damascus)
- Overall Length
- 160 mm
- Barrel/ blade length
- 75 mm