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between 1839 and 1845 pistolet a systeme Cessier

Pistol / Hand GunsUsedAuction Itembetween 1839 and 1845
On Auction : Pistol with Jean Baptiste Cessier system. The weapon has its mark and hallmark. Cessier is the inventor of percussion systems under the barrel. He worked at Saint Etienne from 1839 to 1845, when he filed patents for this type of percussion and for special shaped bullets: the other peculiarity of these weapons is that they have a shortened barrel to be used with conical hollow bullets (Cessier invention that was then taken up by others, known as Minié bullets, the name of the person who popularised them). The weapon is very rare and in mint condition; it has probably never been fired hence its freshness. These pistols were known for their strength, ease of use and high firepower (hollow skirt bullet).Very few weapons of this type were produced by the inventor during a short period of five to six years; this is number 37, so it was one of the very first....Read full description
ConditionUsed
Sale typeAuction Item
Makebetween 1839 and 1845
Modelpistolet a systeme Cessier

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