Horst Held = Antique Handguns
541 Lynnie Pennie Lane Midlothian, Texas 76065
literature: Brukner + Halfmann, Die Scheibenpistole: Ernst Friedrich Büchel, 1818 - 1898, founded EFB in Zella-Mehlis. His son Cuno, 1859 - 1921, lead the company to the foremost position of target weapons. The pistol shows is the model LUNA developed by Casimi Weber in Zürich, but produced by EFB
Tom Rowe: Alte Scheibenwaffen, vol. 3: System Luna, note the unusual configuration of the barrel. The ring below the grips is pushed forward to lower the breechblock.
E.F.B. D.R.G.M. (Deutsches
German proof stamps
a very fine condition antique German single shot falling block target pistol in caliber .22 long rifle. Marked E.F.B. D.R.G.M. = Deutsches Reichsgebrauchsmuster on the left side of the frame with proof marks on the right side of the frame and breech block. Metal finish is nice original bright blue showing a little normal wear and a few scratches on the frame. 12” octagonal barrel has a very good bore with strong rifling. Stock has original finish with some handling marks. Falling block action functions fine. Features a blade / bead ramp style front sight. Has a tang for a dovetail rear sight. Comes with 4 accessories in a leather pouch. Mechanically functions perfect. A very rare German single shot target pistol that will make a great addition to your collection. $1,850.