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John Gunderson Antique Militaria
French Year 13 Charleville pistol - $750.00

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French Year 13 Charleville pistol. Iron parts have a mottled dark patina, brass parts are lighter. 8" barrel of about .69 caliber, about 14-1/2" overall. Incorrect replacement ramrod is too short for the barrel. Stock is good, showing average wear and use with numerous minor handling marks. One small crack by the lock bolt. Mainspring is weak and hammer releases from half cock. Sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.