Lemat 1st model Revolver
Manufactured in paris, France c.1862 - serial number 7.
.42 cap and ball nine-round cylinder around a 16 gauge shotgun cylinder axis, single action, side-mounted loading lever.
This gun was surrendered along with the ironclad CSS Atlanta on the 17th of June 1863 during the American civil war. Only 450 1st model Lemat were ever produced, and this is the earliest serial number accounted for.
Sauce : James D. Julia Inc.