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John Gunderson Antique Militaria
Large frame pinfire revolver by Francotte a Liege - $650.00

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Large frame pinfire revolver. Marked on top of barrel "A FRANCOTTE/A LIEGE" and on left side of barrel "LEFAUCHEUX/ACIER FORDU". Serial number 26581. 6-1/8" octagon barrel, about 0.44" bore. Simple line border engraving throughout, metal surfaces are a medium gray with scattered light pitting. Grips are nicely checkered and are free of cracks and chips with an interesting "5" stamping on the right panel behind the triggerguard. Front sight appears to be a replacement. Mechanically good, sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.