PAS Finds: week ended 12 November 2021
A round-up of some of the finds recorded at the PAS for the week ended 19 November 2021. There were 539 finds recorded in this week
19th Century Flobert style gun
A single shot pistol of 19th Century using a .22 calibre cartridge, using the percussion cap as propellent. This type of percussion cap and firearms were developed by French gunsmith Louis-Nicolas Flobert c.1845. Such pistols were popular up until the early 20th century for recreational target shooting in gallerys/gun ranges.