Giron & Chanon
Description of single stroke rifle with percussion.
Overall length: 1330 mm
Length barrel: 932 mm
Calibre: 16 mm
On closing and barrel on the stick marking: M2
On the barrel several marking and inscription:
D.M. with TORDU lower part.
On the lock: GIRON & CHANON a St ETIENNE.
(A and T integrated in the loop of the S)
Stick head of Wild boar
Miss the rod and the hammer (of which I will like to know the form, for if required finding one of similar of them)
In “Der Neue Stöckel”, just like in the “Jarlier”: “Giron & Chanon, Harquebusier with Saint Etienne in 1835”, not more!!
Guillaume V. (France)
There is a Digonnet (not the initial one of first name), arms manufacturer with St-Etienne 1854-1892 street Villeboeuf maybe the salesman?
Another Digonnet (without initial) Harquebusier in Lyon in 1850
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