7" barrel, .50 caliber. This type of pistol is associated with the renowned French gunsmith Gosset who originally worked with Boutet in the Versailles Manufactory. Pistol with octagonal barrel, plain breech signed in a reserve, engraved 2, originally a pair. Empire-style butt, open spurred triggerguard to accommodate underhammer mechanism.
Barrel and action with old re-blued finish. Figured walnut butt in good condition with crisp checkering. Action functions properly. Micro-grooved rifle bore is fine. Associated case with green velvet relining.