France - 1878 heavy - Assault - Pinfire (Lefaucheux) - Revolver - 12mm cal

Description
France - 1878 heavy - Assault - Pinfire (Lefaucheux) - Revolver - 12mm cal
Excellent - Barrel is Rifled - Not deactivated

Beautiful Chamelot Delvigne revolver from a military contract, as you can see in the photos each part has the same engraved number (5) used for military contracts. The weapon is very sturdy and works perfectly, it is very clean and all the logos are clearly visible and well preserved. The cylinder turns nicely and the hammer hits well both in single and double action. Good indexing, the bracket and reloading door are are perfect. Perfect RIFLING, beautiful and sturdy wooden handle. Antique weapons are purchased for collecting purposes, visit an ARMS DEALER before thinking about shooting. It will be carefully packed and shipped with a special courier, signature on arrival, sold in EUROPE only!!

The ammo is only for decoration and will not be sold!!!

Lot details
Country of manufacture
France
Model
1878 heavy
Weapon Type
Revolver
Firing mechanism
Pinfire (Lefaucheux)
Sub-type
Assault
Caliber
12mm cal
Certified Deactivation
Not deactivated
Condition
Excellent
Barrel Rifling
Barrel is Rifled
Material
Iron (cast/wrought), Steel (Damascus), Wood
Overall Length
28 cm
Barrel/ blade length
16 in
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