RARE FRENCH NAPOLEONIC MODEL AN VIII FLINTLOCK PISTOL:
In very good original condition. 12 3/4 inch overall length. 7 5/8th inch barrel. 17.1 mm caliber. Very good metal bearing a light age patina throughout. Some fine oxidation in areas. Very good markings. Original ramrod. Excellent action. Good to very good stock showing a couple of hairline cracks and a missing chip on the upper part of the lockplate (see photos). A rare and desirable French Napoleonic cavalry pistol variation!
CLICK ON THUMBNAILS BELOW TO SEE THE FULL SIZE PHOTOS: