Small Arms from 1820 to 1829
A few notable designs emerged from the period as gunmakers pushed novel and unorthodox designs.There are a total of 3 Small Arms from 1820 to 1829 in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator. This listing also includes other small arms of the period such as hand grenades, infantry mortars, and related man-portable systems.
Derringer - note double R - became the generic name for a class of concealable small pistols following the original...
The well-made Francotte Pinfire revolver was designed by August Francotte out of Liege, Belgium....
This Lefaucheux revolver tried to make use of twenty 7.65mm cartridges firing from a double-barrel arrangement....