.65 bore French 1857 Dated ST. ETTIENE percussion carbine. Overall length 40 in., barrel 24.1/2in., Fullstocked with regulation brass and steel mounts, barrel Lock plate with makers name and “De ST Ettiene”. The barrel, lock-plate, barrel, ramrod and sling swivels etc to a shiny steel grey/ brown finish with little in the way and “S 1866” over “M L” stamped at the breach. The stock with a minor hairline crack to the fore-end of the lock. The beautiful wooden stock in good condition itself and there are various inspection marks throughout the metalwork.
Very good overall condition commensurate with age.
Additional information and photographs on request
As a 100+ year old obsolete calibre/ antique firearm no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as part of a collection or display. NB A FIREARMS CERTIFICATE IS REQUIRED TO OWN THIS CARBINE FOR SHOOTING
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