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Lebaron
Støckel: Caen, France, Calvados, circa 1855,

 

 

 

 

 






 EL = Eugène Lefaucheux
 ACIER FONDU = cast steel


 

 

 

 

 

a high quality and excellent condition pinfire revolver with closed frame, on left side # 267312, caliber 9mm, 4¾" ribbed barrel with dovetail front sight and split rear sight, on lug marked crown / L.F. / Acier Fondu (translated "cast steel") barrel and cylinder retaining more than 90% original glossy blue, the frame is case hardened and a bit pale, crisp checkered grips with lanyard ring. On the cylinder is the Belgian ELG proof. The revolver is in good working order and excellent condition.
It comes in a nice leather case with dark green baize, inside the lid in golden letters

LEBARON
ARQEBUSIER
A CAEN

The case with working key shows minor cuffs, but it is fine condition.
A rare and desirable set     $3,850.

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