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C1865 Liege Proofed Lefaucheux Type “Uba. Laport & Irmaos” (Rio de Janeiro), 7mm Pin Fire Obsolete Calibre 6 Shot Double Action Revolver With Gold Game Dogs & Game Birds In Flight Decoration, Folding Trigger & Antique Ivory Grips. Sn 17908 - 17908
A Belgian 6 shot 7mm Lefaucheux type double action side gate loading, pin fire revolver made C1865. It retains its original blue finish. It has a 3 ¼” octagonal barrel. The top barrel flat is gold inlaid in gothic script “Uba. Laport & Irmaos” (Rio de Janeiro), Liege ‘ELG*’ proved cylinder. The cylinder and frame are inlaid with gold lines, game dogs and flying game birds. It has a captive ejector rod, folding trigger, and plain antique ivory grips. The pistol’s bore is clean with typical light rifling. It has a blade fore sight and the rear sight consists of a grooved hammer. The pistol is double action only. The price includes UK delivery NB As an obsolete calibre, antique, pin fire weapon no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as a part of a collection or display (Ivory Content Comprises less Than 5% Volume & Weight). Sn 17908
£595.00

C1865 Liege Proofed Chamelot & Delvigne 9mm Pin Fire Obsolete Calibre 6 Shot Double Action Revolver With Gilded Ornate Tooled Decoration & Octagonal Barrel. Sn 17906 - 17906
A Liege proofed 6 shot 9mm double action pinfire revolver number 6781 made C1865. It has a round barrel with octagonal 4 ¾” barrel. The barrel is marked “CHAMELOT & DELVIGNE INon Btee” and has Crown above EL inspection mark. The cylinder has Liege proofs. The barrel, cylinder, frame and trigger guard are deeply chiselled and engraved with panels of leaves, tendrils and flowers and retain traces of light gilding. It has a knurled capstan bolt securing the barrel & carved chequered panel walnut grips. The butt has lanyard ring. The barrel’s bore has just light staining consistent with age & crisp rifling. It has a blade fore sight and notched plate rear sight. The pistol has the typical Chamelot & Delvigne type side loading gate. The pistol's firing mechanism works as it should in both single and double action. The price includes UK delivery NB As an obsolete calibre, antique, pin fire weapon no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as a part of a collection or display. Sn 17906
£595.00

**UNUSUAL LOADING MECHANISM & EJECTOR ROD**C1855-1866 A.PLIERS BREVETE Liege Proofed 6 Shot 12mm Pin Fire Obsolete Calibre Single Action Military Revolver Retailed by BIJON S MONTE-VIDEO. Sn 18077:1 - 18077:1
Adrien Pliers was a Liege gunmaker who received at least 6 different firearms patents between 1855 and 1866. This is a Belgian Liege 6 shot 12mm single action pin fire revolver with unusual loading mechanism & captive ejector rod by Adrien Pliers. The unusual ejector rod is clipped beneath the barrel, which hinges outwards and then slides in the conventional manner. The loading system is also most unusual, consisting of a revolving disc behind the cylinder with a single aperture which when at half cock is aligned with a chamber allows the cartridge to be inserted, (we have not seen this type of mechanism before). The revolver has a 6 ¼”, 2 stage barrel and measures 12” overall. The barrel has a triangular post fore sight and the rear sight consists of a notch in the hammer. Its rifled bore has staining and residue consistent with age and use. The cylinder has Liege proofs. The metal work in the white has panels of engraved foliate decoration on the action frame. The breech is stamped “A.PLIERS BREVETE” & engraved “BIJON S MONTE-VIDEO”, The walnut grips are undamaged. The butt has military lanyard ring. The weapon’s cocking and firing actions work correctly in single action. The price for this unusual revolver worthy of further research includes UK delivery. NB As an obsolete calibre, antique, pin fire weapon no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as a part of a collection or display. Sn 18077:1
£895.00

SOLD SOLD (20/01) E**MASSIVE**UNUSUAL**C1870 Liege Proofed 6 Shot 15mm Pin Fire Obsolete Calibre Double Action Military. Sn 18074 - 18074
This is a very rare, Belgian Liege 6 shot 15mm double action pin fire revolver with unusual loading mechanism. As can be seen in the images the revolver has a massive frame (the 5mm revolver in the 1st image is only to demonstrate the extraordinary size of this pistol and is not included but it is available separately on this website reference Sn 18081). Loading is achieved by half cocking the revolver, moving the cylinder spigot forward then pushing out the hinged cylinder which itself has a hinged cylinder cover plate. The plate opens to allow loading of cartridges into the cylinders. The plate is then closed and the cylinder re-introduced into the frame. The spigot is then pushed back into place ready for firing (we have not seen this type of mechanism before). The revolver has a 6” round barrel and measures 13” overall. The barrel has a blade fore sight and the rear sight consists of a notch in the frame. Its rifled bore has just staining consistent with age and use. The fluted cylinder has Liege ‘ELG*’ and ‘Crown over Y’ proofs. The metal work in the white has panels of engraved foliate decoration and is numbered ‘2903’ above faint & indistinct manufacturer or retailer name ‘Chiv****’. The walnut grips are undamaged & have chequered panels. The butt has military lanyard ring. The weapon’s cocking and firing actions work correctly in both single and double action. The price for this massive, unusual and very rare revolver worthy of further research includes UK delivery. NB As an obsolete calibre, antique, pin fire weapon no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as a part of a collection or display. Sn 18074
£0.00

C1870 Large Frame Auguste Francotte & Co (AF) Lefaucheux Patent Liege Proofed 6 Shot 12mm Pin Fire Obsolete Calibre Double Action Military Revolver With Ornate Tooled Decoration Retailed By Bertonnet Buenos-Ayres. Sn 18079 - 18079
Auguste Francotte & Co was a Liege gunmaker. His company was founded in 1810 and was most active between 1860 and 1914. It had premises at Rue Mont Saint Martin 61, in Liege. The Company made weapons based on other manufacturers designs. This is a Belgian Liege 6 shot large closed frame 12mm Lefaucheux patent double action pin fire revolver by Francotte made C1870, number 114411. It has a 4” octagonal barrel signed by the retailer “Bertonnet en Buenos-Ayres”. One barrel flat is signed “E.LEFAUCHEUX INVR. BREVETE”. The barrel has open sights and its rifled bore has just staining consistent with age and use. The frame and cylinder have Francotte’s “AF” mark. The cylinder has Liege ELG* proof. It has a captive ejector rod on the right, the cylinder, frame and trigger guard have ornate deep cut foliate tooled decoration. The walnut grips have chequered panels and the butt has military lanyard ring. The weapon’s cocking and firing actions work correctly in both single and double action. The price includes UK delivery. NB As an obsolete calibre, antique, pin fire weapon no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as a part of a collection or display. Sn 18079
£695.00

French Model 1860 “E. LEFAUCHEUX”, Steel Framed 12mm Pin Fire Obsolete Calibre 6 Shot Single Action Revolver Retailed By Bertonnet a Buenos-Ayres . Sn 18077 - 18077
An excellent 6 shot 12mm brass framed French Model 1860 Lefaucheux single action pin fire revolver. It has a 6” two stage barrel. The metal work, in the white is excellent and it has undamaged Walnut grips. The barrel is faintly signed ‘Invon E. Lefaucheux Brte Paris’ & ‘Bertonnet a Buenos-Ayres’. It has a captive ejector rod on the right and military lanyard ring. The pistol’s rifled bore has staining and residue consistent with age and use. It has a blade fore sight and notched hammer rear sight. The pistol is side gate loading and is correctly single action only. The price includes UK delivery. NB As an obsolete calibre, antique, pin fire weapon no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as a part of a collection or display. Sn 18077
£625.00

LARGE FRAME, C1870 Liege 12 mm Pin Fire Obsolete Calibre Double Action Only Military Revolver. Sn 18082 - 18082
This is a very good original 12mm calibre, 6 shot military revolver. Our example is 10 ½” overall with a 5 ½” round steel barrel which has a raised top rib. The bore has just staining consistent with age and crisp deep grooved rifling. It has excellent undamaged chequered panel walnut grips and military lanyard ring. It is side gate loading & is double action only. It has its original captive ejector rod. It has a post fore sight and ‘v’ notch frame rear sight. The barrel is is numbered ‘299’ and the barrel ‘141’. The cylinder has Liege ELG* and crown above v marks. The frame has foliate engraved decoration. The price includes UK delivery. NB As an obsolete calibre pin fire weapon, no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as a part of a collection or display. Sn 18082
£575.00

LARGE FRAME, C1870 Liege Proofed Merolla Naples, 12 mm Pin Fire Obsolete Calibre Double Action Only Military Revolver. Sn 18075 - 18075
This is a very good original 12mm calibre, 6 shot military revolver by Merolla (Giovanni, Naples, 1850-1875). Our example is 10 ½” overall with a 5 ¼” octagonal steel barrel which has a raised top rib. The bore has just staining consistent with age and crisp deep grooved rifling. It has excellent undamaged chequered panel wood grips and military lanyard ring. It is side gate loading & is double action only. It has its original captive ejector rod. It has a post fore sight and notch frame rear sight. The barrel is signed Merolla and numbered 2558. The cylinder has Liege ELG* and *above M marks. The frame and cylinder have foliate engraved decoration. The price includes UK delivery. NB As an obsolete calibre pin fire weapon, no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as a part of a collection or display. Sn 18075
£575.00

SOLD SOLD (14/01) **MINT BORE**C1870 Liege 5mm Pin Fire Obsolete Calibre Double Action 10 Shot Pocket Revolver With Ornate Tooled Decoration, Ebony Grips, Folding Trigger & Captive Ejector Rod. Sn 18081 - 18081
This is an attractive, 10 shot 5mm double action pin fire revolver made C1870. It has a 2 ¾” two stage barrel, triangular post fore sight and ‘v’ notch hammer rear sight. The pistol measures 6 ¼” overall. The pistol’s rifled bore is near mint clean & bright with typical light rifling. The pistol has its original blue finish . The frame and cylinder hasve deep cut tooled foliate decoration. The pistol has undamaged finely chequered ebony grips. Its double action firing mechanism works correctly in both single & double action. The price includes UK delivery. NB. As an obsolete calibre, antique pin fire revolver with inert deactivated ammunition, no licence is required to own this item in the UK if part of a private collection or display. Sn 18081
£0.00

C1870 Liege 5mm Pin Fire Obsolete Calibre Double Action 6 Shot Revolver With Antique Ivory Grips, Folding Trigger, Captive Ejector Rod & Period Purpose Made Ladies Purse Holster. Sn 18080 - 18080
This is a tiny, 5 shot 5mm double action only pin fire revolver made C1870. It has a 2 ¼” two stage barrel and post fore sight. The diminutive pistol measures 4 ¾” overall. The pistol’s rifled bore is clean. The cylinder is numbered 4790. The breech, cylinder and frame retain some of their original nickel finish. The frame has an indistinct ‘RF’ or ‘PF’ with crown roundel mark. It has undamaged antique ivory grips. Its double action only firing mechanism works correctly. The pistol comes with its period purpose made ladies purse holster. The blue leather purse has a brass frame and 2 clasp fastening compartments. One to hold money or other small items the other with blue velvet cushioning contoured to fit the pistol. 2 hinged brass plates swivel to hold the pistol to securely hold the pistol and there is a small compartment for ammunition. The purse has areas of wear to be expected but snugly holds the pistol. The clasp fasteners close firmly. The price includes UK delivery. NB. As an obsolete calibre, antique pin fire revolver no licence is required to own this item in the UK if part of a private collection or display (Ivory Content Comprises less Than 5% Volume & Weight). Sn 18080
£595.00
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