This is a French Military Model 1892 service revolver and was made in 1894. This is serial number 40598 and it retains about 90% original blue finish. The bore is excellent and the mechanical function is as well. It comes with an excellent model 1892 holster. The three loops under the flap held 6 rounds of ammo in each. The Model 1892 stayed in service till the end of WW2 in 1945.