UNUSUAL 12MM CALIBRE 6 SHOT LEFAUCHEUX LARGE FRAME PINFIRE REVOLVER FROM CIRCA 1870. in Ryde

£1,100

Description:

THIS 12 MM DOUBLE OR SINGLE ACTION REVOLVER IS IN EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION WITH ENGRAVED FRAME AND MUCH ORIGINAL COLOUR FINISH. IT HAS NOT SEEN MUCH USE AND HAS BEEN WELL LOOKED AFTER AS IT IS CLEAN INTERNALLY EVEN THOUGH THE LOADS USED AT THE TIME WERE VERY CORROSIVE BLACK POWDER . VERY FEW OF THESE LARGE PINFIRE REVOLVERS WERE CONSTRUCTED WITH A TOP STRAP AS THIS DOES. BARREL STAMPED LEFAUCHEUX CHAMBER LIEGE PROOFED FRAME STAMPED "CROWN PF" WOOD GRIPS WITH ORIGINAL FINISH AND UNDAMAGED. FIXED U NOTCH BACK SIGHT AND DOVETAIL BEAD FRONTSIGHT. OVERALL LENGTH 300 MM AND WEIGHS 900 GMS. POST IN UK £11.00.

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3 weeks ago
charles
Ryde
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