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France - Saint-Etienne - Pocket - Percussion - Pair of pistols - 12mm cal

Lot reference 23444515

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Excellent - Barrel is Smoothbore

Country of manufacture: France
Manufacturer/ Maker: Saint-Etienne
Weapon Type: Pair of pistols
Firing mechanism: Percussion
Sub-type: Pocket
Caliber: 12mm cal
Condition: Excellent
Barrel Rifling: Barrel is Smoothbore
Overall Length: 175 mm
Barrel/ blade length: 60 mm

Magnificent pair of travel chest pistols, middle of the 19th century, era Second Empire/Napoleon III, percussion system, forced bullet, calibre 12mm, the first has a pad at the front of the trigger, the second has two.

These two weapons are entirely original. Chests in smooth polished steel, trigger under trigger guard, hammer with two catches. The butts are in massive and varnished walnut with a bulgy and scrolled cap. Both pistols are equipped with a punch from the test bench of Saint Etienne on the left side of the chests.

The first (one pad):

Pistol in superb condition, mechanism works perfectly. Strong springs and straight percussion. Chimney in good condition and not blocked. No play in the mechanism. Chest and barrel covered with a very fine oxidation in localised spots, no orange skin, beautiful shining. Butt in very good condition without lack or crack.

The second (two pads):

Pistol in superb condition, mechanism works perfectly. Strong springs and straight percussion. Chimney in good condition and not blocked. No play in the mechanism. Chest and barrel covered with a very fine oxidation in localised spots, no orange skin, beautiful shining. Butt in very good condition without lack or crack.

Very nice pair of pistols in an excellent preserved condition, full cleaning and lubrication, quite capable of shooting.

Neat package and insured shipping up to the value of the sale.
Weapon category D2, making pre-1900, free of purchase and detention in France

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