France - Pistolet de carrosse - Percussion - Pistol - 12mm cal

Description
France - Pistolet de carrosse - Percussion - Pistol - 12mm cal
Good - 1840 - Barrel is Smoothbore - Not deactivated

Forced bullet carriage pistol, circa 1840
Round damasked barrel
Folding trigger.
Gun-butt with sight with a reserve at the end
Two functional half-cocked and fully cocked notches
Strong springs.
Carvings on the chest
Needs to be cleaned.
Please look closely at the photos, they are part of the description.
Shipping via Colissimo with signature required upon delivery and insurance.

Lot details
Country of manufacture
France
Weapon Type
Pistol
Firing mechanism
Percussion
Sub-type
Pistolet de carrosse
Caliber
12mm cal
Certified Deactivation
Not deactivated
Condition
Good
Year of Manufacture
1840
Barrel Rifling
Barrel is Smoothbore
Overall Length
17 cm
Barrel/ blade length
7 cm
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