Posts made in décembre, 2015

French Hussars carbine, pattern 1786.

Articles par à Déc 8, 2015 dans Archive

French Hussars carbine, pattern 1786.

French Hussars carbine pattern 1786. Short wood mounting, all brass metallic parts,except the barrel ring and rod. Five short faces barrel, marked  « 87 » on rear, with good crowned stamp beneath. 1777 system flintlock platina, with St Etienne engraving erased, but good stamp Inside (the great spring is a little smooth). Good ramrod and rod with a curious « S » design on rear part.   This weapon is in really good conditions, particulary the wood mounting, very close to brand new conditions.   Price : 2 500 Euros....

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French Infantry bugle, begining of XXth century

Articles par à Déc 2, 2015 dans Firearm, Slider

French Infantry bugle, begining of XXth century

French Infantry bugle XXth century. All brass (lenght : 40 cm) with removable silvered brass mouthpiece (« butterfly » screw bolt). The bell top engraved : « AU DIAPASON 102 rue de Rennes J.T.L Jérôme THIBOUVILLE-LAMY 68bis rue REAUMUR PARIS » (little use shocks, a repairing and one bigger shock on tube. Bell a little twisted, two tin solder) Price : 50 Euros.  ...

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French Brigade general officer sword, Second Empire

Articles par à Déc 2, 2015 dans Slider, Sword

French Brigade general officer sword, Second Empire

French 1852 pattern, brigade general officer sword. Gold plated brass mounting, fully engraved with eagles, leaves and lightnings. Dark Brown horn wired grip. The shell with in the middle, an eagle on six flags and, riveted on both sides, the two silver stars, symbol of the rank. The reverse of the shell is marked « FD » and « Feur BREVETE DE SM L »EMPEREUR » Opposite shell fully functionnal. White blade (75 cm) stamped H and S in circles on back. Good scabbard  » parchment like » (the original white colour is now yellow), with two good brass engraved pièces. Price : 850 Euros....

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