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F. V. DREYSE SÖMMERDA  target pistol,

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33976

proof stamp

 

 

F. V. DREYSE SÖMMERDA marked on flat of barrel, target pistol in obsolete caliber 5.7mm center-fire Scheibenpistole (Brand # 16) 9½" barrel with adjustable front- and rear sight, according to the book Alte Scheibenwaffen, volume 3, page 159: "an early design, incorporates a French single set trigger." German proof stamp.The lock is nicely engraved and the wood deeply carved. This model is very rare and not pictured in the 3-volume books Alter Scheibenwaffen. In good working order and very  fine condition    sold

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