Gabion Š St. Etienne
StÝckel: circa 1850 -1880
set / adjustable trigger
overall length circa 20"
plaque on lid
from the period 1850 - 1860 a pair of target pistols made by
Gabion Š St. Etienne, no serial numbers, caliber .67
percussion, 13" octagonal Damascus barrel with fixed front sight and a rear
sight on breech, the lock is marked Gabion Š St. Etienne, together with hammer
and trigger guard nicely engraved, half stocked, the grip is channeled typical
for the period, a massive butt cap. A mighty pair in good working order and
The pair are in the correct case. The silver lid is marked. The outside of the case shows minor wear, the inside was red lined, but the partitions are missing.
An impressive pair $6,200.