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Ⓐ A 22 BORE D.B. FRENCH PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY BENOIT PENEL, CIRCA 1775

Ⓐ A 22 BORE D.B. FRENCH PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY BENOIT PENEL, CIRCA 1775 converted from flintlock, with rebrowned barrels formed in two stages, fitted with silver fore-sight on a gilt ground, engraved with flowers and foliage and inscribed "Canon Tordu" over the breech (gilding worn), border-engraved tang grooved for sighting, signed rounded... more