Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018

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Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
Antique French Gras Mle1866-74 Rifle #FH20018
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ANTIQUE Serial number #FH20018 This offering is for the pictured French Mle 1866-74 Gras Rifle. In good looking condition, maker marked for the St Etienne Arsenals. This was a former Chassepot needle fire rifle updated to take the 11mm metallic Gras cartridge. Manufactured in 1874 and updated in 1879 as marked on the barrel.

Serial numbers no longer match. Blued finish on the barrel and receiver with bands worn to gun metal gray, correct brite bolt with some patina, good used military look overall. This the the M80 update for improved gas escape and is marked on the side rail. Mechanically appears fine.

European hardwood stock is sound, typical dings and compressions, chipped shellac type finish.

Chambered in 11mm French Gras the bore has very good rifling.

Makes a fine rifle for the military collector.

Antique firearm terms apply, ships to an adult, proof of age required, State restrictions may apply.