Jacques Edmond Turbiaux, Paris, 1882 - 1895, inventor of the pistol LE PROTECTOR,
and also the better known Chicago and Minneapolis Protector.
.Jean Huon, Le Pistolets Automatiques, patent # 149,466 in 1882,
10-shot in 5mm
Turblaux invented LE PROTECTOR palm squeezer pistol, inside
serial # 3178, 10-shot cylinder for 6mm cartridge Le Protector, 1Ĺ" barrel,
nickel finish with hard rubber grip panels. Marked on the grip escutcheon
System Turblaux Paris. Under the squeezer is a simple push safety. In good working order. This is an excellent example of the
extremely rare palm pistol retaining most of the
original nickel finish with only a few little specks of staining.
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