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The April 2023 Auctions: Day 2

Fri, Apr 14, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1255

French Model 1822 Percussion Cap Pistol, Chatellerault Arsenal, 19th C., L 13.5''

Estimate: $300 - $500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
Lock marked "Mre Imp ale de Chatellerault" with inspection mark of P in a shield. 7.5" barrel bearing numerous markings, "A", "M", "L", "C", "MI". M1822 at the tang. Barrel, stock and ramrod marked 1769. Each element also bearing inspector stamps, mostly "P".


Hammer does not lock back. Overall pitting and wear due to age and use. Good antique condition. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the ìRequest Condition Reportî or ìAsk a Questionî buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.