Rare M1869 Werder Pistol - Antique Obsolete Calibre

Rare M1869 Werder Pistol - Antique Obsolete Calibre

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This is a rare German Werder M1869 pistol also known as the "Bavarian Lightning pistol" because of its rate of fire. As the designation suggests it was designed in 1869 by Johann Ludwig Werder and was one of the first centerfire pistols to be adopted for use by a European army. It features a hinged falling breech block similar to the Martini Henry rifles. The forward lever lowers the breech block and the other is the trigger. The lever at the top of the action cocks the pistol. It is chambers a massive 11.5mm round and is a large and robuts pistol.

It can be cocked, stripped and dry fired and bores are still in good condition.

This an obsolete calibre revolver can be owned without any form license.

It is being sold as a collectors piece only.

To order Call 01547 529093 or 05603 416575 or email sales@deactivated-guns.co.uk.

Product Code: 1WEF8