Object Title

Pinfire six-shot revolver - Lefecheaux type

Pinfire six-shot revolver - Lefecheaux type

Date

1870

Object Number

XII.5282

Physical Description

A pinfire revolver with plain cylinder and long-spurred hammer. The ramrod is on the right side of the frame and is retained by a spring catch. The cylinder loading gate is also on the right, the retaining latch having broken. The grips are two piece chequered wood retained by a single screw. There is a V foresight. A lanyard ring is on the buttcap. The pistol is in the white

Dimensions

BarrelLength153mm
OverallLength285mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

11 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Liege proofmarks. The No.12 on the top of the barrel

Associations

Places Belgium

Notes

WITH LEATHER HOLSTER