Some of the most beautiful work of this craftsman, and many others, are in this book “Liège Gunmakers through their Work. 1800 - 1950”.

For more detail see: LIEGE GUNMAKERS

Gilon family

Several GILON deposit patents:


GILON François – weapons manufacturer to Sarolay-Argenteau (5 patents 1887 to 1891).

GILON Jacques and Michel (brothers) to Mortier (1 patent in 1908).

GILON Nicolas Joseph to Saint-Remy (2 patents in 1871-1872).

GILON Edmond – malleable pig iron foundry to Herstal  (1 patent in 1870).

Veuve GILON Edmond – Liège  (1 patnet in 1890).