Summary: The description, specs and photos of the Pedersoli An IX De Gendarmerie pistol.
Pedersoli’s An IX De Gendarmerie is a small muzzle loading pistol that reproduces one of the best known pistol models of the Napoleonic epoch. Originally, this cavalry pistol was manufactured in pairs and was produced until the 1819 exclusively by the Imperial Manufacture in Maubeuge for a total of 32,000 pairs. In spite of the production being assigned to the gendarmerie, these pistols were equipping also the infantry officers.
The Gendarmerie An IX pistol can be supplied with a single pistol case or with a double case for a pair.